Divine Retreat Centre - United Kingdom
"The Spirit of the Lord is upon me, because he has anointed me to preach the good news to the poor" (Lk 4:18)

Travel Information

Divine Retreat Centre is located on the tranquil seaside shores of Ramsgate in Kent, to the south east of London. You can travel to the centre using various modes of transport.

By train

There are frequent trains operated by Southeastern Railway from London terminals: St Pancras International, London Victoria and Charing Cross to Ramsgate. Tickets can be purchased online on www.southeasternrailway.co.uk.

The centre is a 15-20 minute walk from the station, or alternatively you can take a taxi or bus (please alight at St.Augustine’s Abbey).

By coach

National Express coaches journey from London Victoria to Ramsgate which takes three hours on average.

By car

From London, the quickest route is via M2 with an average journey time of two hours.


Divine Retreat Centre – Ramsgate
St Augustines Abbey
St. Augustines Road
Ramsgate, Kent
CT11 9PA

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By Bus

The Thanet Loop is the most regular service which can take you from the railway station to the harbour side. Other bus routes around Ramsgate include: Number 9, Number 33/34, Number 34X, Number 38, Number 39, Number 42, Number 87/88.



Upcoming Retreats


HESED Youth Retreat - April 2018

The retreat commences on Monday at 9.00am and finishes on Thursday at around 4.00pm. You are most welcome to come on Sunday evening rather than Monday morning to suit your convenience.  When you come please remember to carry the following items: ·         Ben linen (Pillow covers and Duvet covers) ·         Towel and Toiletries ·         Bible, Rosary and Notebook

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Tamil Retreat - March 2018

The retreat commences on Friday at 8:30am and finishes on Sunday at around 4:30pm. You are most welcome to come on Thursday evening rather than Friday morning to suit your convenience.  The three days focus on different aspects: the first day is about God’s Love and forgiveness; the second, on inner ...

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