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Peace and Tranquility

I have been nere on a personal visit as well as a church group bus tour. It is such a tranquil and... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2018
Bolton, Connecticut
A hidden piece of history

On our trolley tour we stopped at this Lithuanian monastery. The architecture, like most in this... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2018
Momma J
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St. Anthony's Monastery is situated on a 66 acre estate with lovely rolling lawns, riverside walking paths and English Gardens.
28 Beach Ave, Kennebunkport, ME 04043-7628
+1 207-967-4865
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Reviewed 11 August 2018

I have been nere on a personal visit as well as a church group bus tour. It is such a tranquil and serene place to visit and/or to worship. The grounds are quite spread out & the statuary throughout is beautiful. There is lodging and...More

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Reviewed 10 August 2018

On our trolley tour we stopped at this Lithuanian monastery. The architecture, like most in this are was beautiful, and the fact that church was offered along with tours of the premises. There was even a celebration all the way through Fall and up to...More

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Reviewed 27 July 2018

Breakfast now includes hot dishes, salt-water swimming pool still is inviting, and available Confession and Mass at the Monastery still welcomes.

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Reviewed 26 July 2018

If you're in the area, it's well worth going to St Anthony's and taking the walk along the line of the various monuments.

Thank Colin G
Reviewed 24 July 2018

A lovely find a few miles from the beach. I just walked around the grounds and admired the architecture and the sights. I was peaceful and relaxing. There is a small chapel for reflection and prayer.

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Reviewed 22 July 2018

My only regret here is that I did not get off the trolley and stay for a while. Just a lovely and peaceful place.

Thank Judy D
Reviewed 17 July 2018

Visited one morning on our way to Kennebunkport and beach area. Indoor chapel was beautiful and peaceful place for prayer and reflection. We wandered the grounds; outdoor chapel, walked along the river with saints along the way. Grounds were well kept. There is a place...More

1  Thank P L
Reviewed 17 July 2018

The Franciscan Monastery is best known for its guest house which provides accommodations for pilgrims the world over. However, you don't have to be a guest to visit. There is a stunning outdoor grotto, a woodland walk to the beach, and a chapel with very...More

Thank redeco
Reviewed 15 July 2018

Please take a moment to just walk the grounds of the monastery and absorb the peace and serenity of the place - not to mention the gorgeous artwork from Lithuania. prayer comes easily here.

Thank Michelle O
Reviewed 12 July 2018

the grounds of the monastery were beautiful. The Stations of the Cross outside were in a very interesting statue. The stained glass windows that were in the entry were stunning. What I did not understand was the type of artwork that was used inside the...More

Thank Teresa L
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8 October 2016|
Response from CherylPhiladelphia | Reviewed this property |
You need to call and inquire.... Maine in general is dog friendly (we took our dog this year 2016) But we carefully checked all our lodging and dining choices (btw- call!!!!! Some places do not advertise ok for well mannered... More
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Not sure where the Prelude is - there was loads of parking a one min. walk from the modestly in a large parking lot.