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    • Cenacle FAQ

      1. Is there a bathroom in the room?

        Bathrooms and showers are located at the end of the hallway.  Every room has a sink.

      2. What items should I bring?

        Bring personal toiletries; layers of clothes; bathrobe/shower flip flops (if desired).

      3. Do you allow children (minors) at your facility?

        The Cenacle is an adults-only facility in order to guarantee a retreat atmosphere for our guests.

      4. Do you have free WiFi?

        Yes. The reception desk staff will be happy to provide you with the access code.

      5. Are towels/linens/soap provided?

        Yes.

      6. Can I do laundry on-site?

        No.

      7. Do you have a refrigerator on-site?

        There are two refrigerators for groups in the house; it is located in the guest snack room. Please clearly label and date all items.

      8. Is there a T.V. in the room?

        No.

      9. Are there hair dryers in the room?

        No. Please bring your own.

      10. How do I have a package delivered to me?

        You can address it to:

        Cenacle Retreat and Conference Center

        Attn: Crystal Chan (for NAME OF GROUP/CONTACT PERSON)

        513 W. Fullerton Pkwy

        Chicago, IL 60614

         

        We store packages in the luggage closet just off of the lobby.

      11. Do you have air conditioning?

        Yes.

      12. Is coffee/water provided in our meeting room?

        Coffee, tea, and water is provided only if the group leader has ordered it to be delivered to your meeting room. Our snack room has fresh drip coffee ($.50/cup).

      13. What is the neighborhood like?

        Our neighborhood is one of the most walkable neighborhoods in Chicago. Within just a few blocks are restaurants, a grocery store, parks, blues clubs, jazz clubs, theaters, a Walgreens, a post office, and liquor store. The Lincoln Park Zoo is four blocks away and the beaches of Lake Michigan are five blocks away.

       

Cenacle retreat and conference center
in the heart of Chicago
The Cenacle Retreat and Conference Center is designed for religious groups and not-for-profits seeking meeting spaces and retreat accommodations. We welcome groups of diverse faiths and provide exceptional services at affordable rates.
What our guests are saying
"Good food, better than expected. Wild rice got great reviews, salad bar as well."
"Thanks so much for going well beyond the call of duty…Whatever our needs are you go well out of your way to help us. You do all of this for us with a quiet competence and a gentle graciousness that we’ve come to deeply appreciate at the Cenacle."
"We REALLY liked the food. The only problem was that I couldn’t stop myself from eating! Very flexible as to special needs when we got there."
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