Women talking during counseling session


Mary’s Place by the Sea offers two unique retreat options: day retreats and two-night retreats. Click here to learn more about our wellness retreats.

All accommodations and services are free of charge for our guests. We also include breakfast and lunch for overnight guests and lunch for day guests.

If you are interested in sponsoring your loved one’s retreat, we encourage you to make a donation in their honor. Click here to donate.

Retreats are available to women with a cancer diagnosis through two years post-treatment. If you are outside of these guidelines, our Virtual Services Program is available to women with cancer at any point during and after treatment.

Mary’s Place by the Sea can accommodate up to 8 women. Overnight guests will have a private bedroom with its own accompanying private bath. Click here for more infomation on our guest guidelines.

Please call us to discuss service animals. Due to the health sensitivities of our guests, pets and emotional support animals are not permitted.

Guests who require medical assistance on a daily basis are asked to bring a female caregiver for their retreat. Medical assistance is further explained in our Reservation Inquiry, please click here to request a retreat.

Transportation is not provided, however, we are easily accessible by bus (Academy Bus Lines) and train (NJ Transit to Bradley Beach or Asbury Park). There are taxis available at each train station. Click here to visit our Directions page.

There is on-street parking. During the summer months, please allow yourself a few extra minutes to find a parking spot.

We recommend wearing clothes that are easy to move in (leggings, sweats, joggers or whatever is comfortable to you). Please also bring toiletries, medications (as prescribed by your health care physician). Linens and towels are provided.

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