Dunrovin | Christian Brothers Retreat Center


I had the best nap of my life here.”

Retreat Guest

Dunrovin values simple spaces conducive to your rest and refreshment. Our buildings offer various lodging options for groups or individual/families/friends – all nestled on the woodland banks of the Saint Croix River.

Retreat Center in Spring

Retreat Center

  • Designed for groups up to 50 adults or 80 youth (who share bedrooms)
  • 24/7 coffee and tea bar
  • Lounge with pool table and ping pong table
  • Stone fireplace powered by gas
  • Large chapel
  • Small Eucharistic chapel

Many groups love the idea of having everything in one building – dining, bedrooms, chapel, large and small group meeting rooms. The Retreat Center is home for groups of all walks of life: church, school, business, non-profit organizations, etc.

Brother James Miller Garden House – “Garden House”

  • Three bedrooms, sleeping up to six people
  • Two full bathrooms
  • Fully equipped kitchen
  • Front porch
  • It also boasts a piano reportedly played by Janet Jackson; in other words, it is a beautiful high-quality piano.

Our most modern place on the Dunrovin property, the Garden House feels like a breezy, bright place for families, girls’ night out, extra places for larger groups, etc.

Saint Francis Cottage

Saint Frances Cottage

If you want a charming cottage-in-the-wood feel, check out the Saint Francis Cottage.

  • Two bedrooms sleep up to five – three twins and one queen
  • Full bath
  • Fully equipped kitchen
  • Featuring a piano!
  • Outdoor patio for dining
  • Outdoor grill

A charming stone fireplace provides the ambiance needed during cold or rainy days. A sunroom provides the sunny space needed for visiting or thinking. Perhaps this is the space to write your novel 🙂

River Cabin

River Cabin

This cozy cabin offers views right on the river and woodland of the Saint Croix River backwaters.

  • A large one-room cabin
  • Stone fireplace (gas)
  • Queen bed and comfy couch
  • Small writing desk
  • Full kitchen
  • Full bathroom.
  • Seasonal

Grill your burgers on the outdoor patio or roast hotdogs at the nearby shared fire circle.

Dunrovin – your home away from home

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