Come to a place of peace and rest a while

About Us

Phone: 016-987 2878

Cell: 082 855 8775

Fax: 086 511 7352


Skype: ashley_tillek

WhatsApp: 082 855 8775

BBM: 7C58C968



La Verna Franciscan Retreat Centre is a very private centre, and your privacy will be ensured.

La Verna is a place where you will really discover the Lord. The centre is very peaceful, and a spirit of prayer always prevails. We try to be as welcoming as possible and will even assist you in finding a Retreat master if required and requested in good time


La Verna is situated on the Banks of the Vaal River front and has it own extensive grounds



We do not just cater for your spiritual needs, but for your physical needs as well

We provide well-balanced meals daily



All are welcome to join us as we celebrate the Lord daily



Our Lord is inviting us to sit down

quietly and pray

La Verna is ideal for this




La Verna Franciscan Retreat Centre

Designed and  maintained by Br Ashley Tillek, OFM


A View of the Vaal River