From the rising of the sun to the place where it sets, the name of the Lord is to be praised.

Psalm 113.3

Welcome to our urban oasis

Our house
 is a small retreat centre in South-East London between Lewisham and Blackheath, with Greenwich close by. It is a surprisingly quiet oasis of peace and stillness in the midst of urban life. We are pleased to welcome small groups of up to 25 day guests and accommodation for individuals or small groups looking for a place of retreat, silence and rest. While we are unable to provide meals for groups or individuals there are self-catering kitchen facilities available for guest use.

We also have an in-house programme consisting of a variety of different day/evening and residential events. Please note that many events need advance booking.

Please take the time to explore the many different possibilities.

We look forward to welcoming you!

Upcoming events





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With Sister Marie-Christine

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For further events, please see our calendar.

Printable Calendar of Events for 2023 (4 pages)


Check for updates of the calendar.



After coming to St Andrew’s, you are welcome to send a feedback using this form. Thank you!


Wednesday Meditative Evening Prayers

Last Wednesday of each month except July and August. In 2023: 25/1, 22/2, 29/3, 26/4, 31/5, 28/6, 27/9, 25/10, 29/11, 13/12.


Resources for prayer and meditation

Visit our resources for prayer page,

You are welcome to continue to send your prayer intentions to us.


Spiritual Oasis

Visit the spirituality page of our European website


Ways to donate


We live according to the spirituality of St. Ignatius of Loyola:
To praise, serve and reverence God our Creator and serve God in the world.

Subscribe to our Newsletter

Our newsletters have both information on our programme for the upcoming months and general news of the community of Sisters of Saint Andrew’s in Lewisham. We publish 3 to 4 newsletters per year.

Sisters of St Andrew,

99 Belmont Hill,

SE13 5DY,

Lewisham, LONDON


Telephone: 020 8852 1662

Five loaves and two fish

St. Andrew’s is a registered charity (no. 227315).

Data Protection registration number Z228928X

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