Silent Retreat – Netherlands


Travelling to Kasteel de Berckt

The closest airports to arrive are Düsseldorf (DUS) and Düsseldorf Weeze (NRN) in Germany. You can also fly to Eindhoven (EIN), Amsterdam (AMS) or Maastricht Aachen (MST) in the Netherlands, or Brussels (BRU) in Belgium.

From the airport, you can hire a car to drive to Kasteel de Berckt or you can take the train to either Venlo or Roermond train stations. Both stations will take you to Bus 377. This bus has a stop just in front of the Castle. From the bus stop it is only a 3-minute walk.

BUS INFORMATIONNEW Please note that there is no cash payment in the buses to the venue. Tickets can be paid with an OV chip card or by bank card. Our team will also be available to support in Venlo train station.

Check-in at the Kasteel de Berckt

In order to reduce waiting time, pre check-in will also be available on the day prior to the retreat. If you are already staying in the area we kindly ask you to come on Wednesday for pre check-in to ease the flow on Opening Day.

*Please note that you cannot move into your room or tent before 10am on Thursday 9 August.

Wednesday, 8 August

Pre check-in: 15:00 – 17:30

Opening Day — Thursday, 9 August

Check-in 10:00 – 17:00

We cannot check you in after 17:00 on Opening day, so please arrange your transport to arrive well before this time. If for any reason you are delayed, please write to

The Welcome & Orientation meeting is at 20:30.

Closing Day — Tuesday, 14 August

The retreat will end at around 10:00.
Everyone should be leaving the premises by 12:00.

You can use this Facebook page to connect with others to travel together.

Venue Address

Kasteel de Berckt
De Berckt 1
5991 PD Baarlo

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