Retreats and Conferences at Mount Carmel

Mount Carmel Ministries located north of Alexandria, Minnesota overlooking beautiful Lake Carlos is the peaceful destination your group or event is searching for. Retreat and conference facilities are available for reservation year round. This unique place provides a gorgeous setting, first rate housing accommodations, flexible meeting facilities, terrific meals, and a staff waiting to serve you. All these factors will help create the experience your group desires.

Mount Carmel is waiting to welcome you! Create your own, or come to one of our own Mount Carmel retreats, workshops, or seminars listed in the top menu (i.e. Cantabile Musicians Workshop, Fall Women’s Retreat, Men’s Fishing Retreat).

If you are looking for a retreat space for a women’s retreats, men’s retreats, prayer and healing retreats, church council or leadership retreats, crafting or quilting retreats, pre-marriage and marriage retreats, and many others Mount Carmel is here to help. With experienced retreat planning staff willing to help throughout the retreat planning process. There are lots of options for retreat meeting and housing which provide an experience of rest and renewal.

If you are planning a conference and looking for a Christian conference center to meet your needs, Mount Carmel can work with you to plan the logistics of this gathering. Centrally located in Minnesota, Mount Carmel is easily accessible for guests coming from a regional area. Our largest meeting room can accommodate groups of up to 350 people. Many smaller breakout area options exist. Catered menus can be selected to suit your conference food requests.

Rates are available for a variety of retreats and conferences. Pricing is usually a per person package rate such as 2 nights and 4 meals (a standard weekend retreat). Fees will vary depending on the facilities you wish to use and other special accommodations you request.

Reservation Information
Dates are available for rental up to a year in advance on a first come, first serve basis. Upon making a reservation, a contract will be sent with deposit information. Typically a non-refundable deposit for 25% of your estimated rental fee is due two months from when the reservation is made. Once a signed contract and deposit is received, your reservation is finalized.

For more information, to check date availability, or to make a reservation, please contact Jill at (800) 793-4311 or