The Priory and The Priory Spirituality Center retreat center/guest house are nestled in 33 wooded acres that seem miles away from the hustle and bustle of the city. We are accessible by plane, train, bus and private automobile.
Who can use our space?
Our conference rooms are available to 501(c)(3) non-profit groups such as government, school, and church groups. We are available for daytime group use Monday through Saturday.
What’s special about this conference space?
Our monastic grounds are quiet, peaceful and green with trees and other plants. Since January 2007, our monastic grounds have been smoke-free; you’ll enjoy breathing our fresh air.
We compost food and brown paper, and recycle as much as we can. We invite you to help us keep the landfill free of everything that can be recycled or composted.
What space is available?
We have several rooms for your meeting. One or more is sure to fit your needs.
We have a large Multipurpose Room with chairs and six-foot tables. The room can be divided into two rooms, each very comfortable for 20-45 people with tables. The full room can accommodate up to 150 seated lecture style. The room is carpeted and has windows looking out on the wooded grounds.
Please note that the Multipurpose Room is equipped with internet access, both hardwired and wireless.
Across a short walkway,The Spirituality Center offers the use of two rooms. The Sophia Room is a comfortable room for up to 20 people and the Guadalupe Room holds 6-8 in a more casual atmosphere. The Sophia Room may have access to a kitchen.
Please note that both buildings have ramps and are wheelchair accessible. You may have an outside caterer provide meals or coffee service. Ask us about referrals.
Where we are located?
St. Placid Priory is located just off I-5 in Lacey, Washington. It is four miles from downtown Olympia, the state capitol, and within easy driving distance of the most scenic sights in the Pacific Northwest–Mt Rainier, Mt St. Helens, Puget Sound, the Pacific Ocean, the Olympic Rain Forest and the cities of Seattle and Portland, Oregon.
The closest major airport is SEATAC (Seattle-Tacoma) about 50 miles north. Airport shuttle service to the door is available locally.
See our Contact Page for driving directions and a map.
How do I reserve space or tour the facility?
Phone 360-438-2595 to reserve space or arrange to see the space.
Questions? Contact us!