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Beautiful Shrine, Church, Amazing Chapel (Cebu)

My wife was at the shrine for a weekend retreat. We entered on a Thursday mid day. The grounds... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Church conference

Attended a three day conference here. Accommodations very nice, decent food for feeding lots of... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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442 S Demazenod Dr, Belleville, IL 62223-1023
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife was at the shrine for a weekend retreat. We entered on a Thursday mid day. The grounds are beautiful. The outdoor Amphitheatre is spectacular mid century modern design - 50 years old. Everything is mid-century modern. There are beautiful stations, a church, restaurant,...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Attended a three day conference here. Accommodations very nice, decent food for feeding lots of folks, beautiful grounds. The church was lovely. Great acoustics, stunning holy water fount. Gift shop was large and had tons of stuff.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Petting zoo, warm candied nuts, popcorn, and hot chocolate added to the joy as we rode thru The Way of Loghts.

Thank stephendY9385IP
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well kept gardens. Can get around by car or foot. Great gift shop and restaurant in the main building.

Thank ruth10062015
Reviewed July 1, 2018 via mobile

Usually a real good fried chicken buffet. Not so great last night. Got there 45 minutes after buffet service started and chicken was very dry and overcooked. Brought another batch of con out about 20 minutes later and it didn't taste any fresher. Still very...More

Thank BILL G
Reviewed June 24, 2018

Stopped by on a whim. It is a very peaceful place. The shrine is beautiful. I really liked the mosaic artwork. The grotto is beautiful as well. They have a very nice gift shop. The staff were all very nice. There is a restaurant there...More

Thank Sweet_Tea
Reviewed June 4, 2018

Beautiful and peaceful grounds. Whether you want to go for a quiet walk, or sit and say some prayers, this is the place. A good place to gather your thoughts. Good playground for kids. Great gift shop. I visit frequently as I live close by.

Thank Susan C
Reviewed June 2, 2018

We aren't Catholic but during a recent family visit, my in-laws got us a room at the hotel which is part of this huge complex of building, monuments, churches, retirement apartments, and nursing facilities. I'm going to focus on the series of walking trails and...More

Thank thetammyjo
Reviewed May 27, 2018 via mobile

It's great doing Christmas you get to see all the beautiful lights on everything. They have great food. The hotel is nice. They have different things to do and see. A very great place to visit anytime. ............. ......

Thank Lynette H
Reviewed May 26, 2018

While the property includes many different things like a hotel and restaurant, I'm going to focus solely on the Shrine and its grounds. Firstly, if you enjoy Mid-century art and design, the Shrine is an absolute treasure trove! Much of the artwork in the main...More

Thank TheSteeplechase
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Response from Lorin G | Reviewed this property |
It's free, but the Shrine does ask for a donation before exiting.
June 12, 2016|
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Response from John V | Reviewed this property |
Father Thomas Ovalle OMI and Father David Uribe OMI are the priest contacts at the shrine.
June 12, 2016|
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Response from BrienNVanessa | Reviewed this property |
The toll free number is 1-800-682-2879. Local Hotel at the Lady of the Snows number, 618-397-1162.