Welcome to Holy Hill Hermitage

We invite people of all faiths to “Come away and rest awhile (Mark 6:31)” in an atmosphere of silence and solitude. Retreats can be for a few days, a few weeks, or a longer sabbatical.






Friends of Carmel  Meeting 4 December

Our next Friends of Carmel Meeting will be on 4 December.  This meeting will be open to anyone who would like to join us at Holy Hill, and it will also be available on Zoom.  It will begin at 11 am, and we will serve a light lunch.  Anyone who wants to join us on Zoom should e mail friendsofcarmel@holyhill.ie for instructions.   




Free Work Retreats

    We offer free work retreats to anyone who is under 30 and would like to work at Holy HIll for twenty hours a week and pray with the community. .  If you are interested, email us at bookings@holyhill.ie.



Friends of Carmel for an Ongoing Spiritual Link

Join us at Holy Hill for occasional contemplative gatherings or check in for frequent new homiliies and food for the soul. Visit the website here: FriendsofCarmel.ie



Our suggested donations for retreats cover about two-thirds of our expenses. We want to keep our prices low so that more people can come on retreat, but if you can afford to donate something extra we would be grateful. Click on the button below to make a payment via PayPal.