Nestled in a quiet corner of Menlo Park, California, Vallombrosa is a retreat and conference center owned and operated by the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of San Francisco.
It is conveniently located midway between San Francisco and San Jose and is readily accessible both by car and by public transportation.
Psalm 46 Retreats with with Fr. O'Neil, O.P.Let Vallombrosa be for you a “Clearing in the Thicket,” where you can enter into a calm atmosphere and spend time with your God. Find out more.
Our Gift Store is now online. We are happy to launch our online gift store by featuring custom, hand-painted Baptism, Graduation and Wedding certificates especially prepared by Sister Mary. Check it out and order yours today.
Vallombrosa is a Catholic Retreat Center that supports the spiritual mission of the Archdiocese of San Francisco by welcoming people of various faith traditions to be nourished through spiritual, educational and professional experiences in a peaceful, natural setting.