Evening Rosary at the corner of Cape and Yale Ave

Located in the seaside community of Cape May Point, NJ, the Marianist Family Retreat Center offers a wide variety of retreats for families and individuals who seek personal and Spiritual growth.

The Marianist 301 Cape Ave address shot from the Rosary Prayer Corner.


Mary is our model

  • Mary is our model


  • Our ministry is a “discipleship of equals” 


  • We minister to families in the context of community


  • The Marianist Family Retreat Program provides structured and unstructured opportunities for growth 


  • Through prayer and discernment, we open ourselves to the gifts of the Holy Spirit

Mary Mother of God, Praying


Married Couple Sitting on the Cape Ave porch, a sunny day with Holy Family Statue behind


Marriage Retreat

Oct. 1-3 2021

The weekend of October 1-3. Wayne and I attended a wonderful "Celebration of Marriage Retreat at Mary's House in Cape May. Located after the very last exit of Garden State Parkway, at the very tip of the Cape May Point is a beautiful Victorian Retreat House.


Ovi and Wayne


What Time Do The Retreats Begin/End?

Weekend retreats typically begin with dinner at 6:00 or 6:30 with arrivals after 4:30 p.m. Retreats typically end with Mass on Sunday at about noon. Summer Family Retreats begin on Monday at 5:00 p.m. with arrivals beginning at 2:00 p.m. and end on Saturday at about noon.

Is the Retreat Center Handicap Accessible?

Yes, the center is equipped with ramps, an elevator, and an accessible bedroom & bathroom.

Do I Get My Own Room?

We have 22 bedrooms with at least twin-sized two beds in each room. Generally, we assign two people to a room, however if a retreat is not full you may request a single room.

What if I am on a Special Diet?

Unfortunately, we are unable to accommodate special diets, however we do offer refrigerator space for you to store your own food. We also have a microwave oven that can be used by our guests.