Meetings & Retreat Information

What We Offer

Tranquility, inspiration and a place for reflection are found at the Centre.

Our stunning lakefront setting, restful accommodations and ‘homestyle’ cuisine set the stage for an exceptional experience.

The centre is ideal for retreats, meetings and small conferences, and is maintains the values of inclusiveness, positive spirit, healing and peace.

Our Location

Bethlehem Centre in Nanaimo, British Columbia, is centrally located on beautiful Vancouver Island.

Our location boasts a picturesque setting at the foot of Mount Benson on the beautiful shores of Westwood Lake, a Nanaimo landmark.

The wooded setting with gardens, a pond and labyrinth will inspire your group and personal reflections.


Delicious Food

The Bethlehem Centre is pleased to provide you with nutritious meals in an all-you-can-share home-style buffet environment.

Our chef and kitchen team take pride in sharing nourishment with our guests, which may include items grown on site in our organic vegetable garden. It is our pleasure to offer you food that is pleasing to your eyes as well as your palate.

Bethlehem Centre Meeting Spaces

There are five main meeting spaces available at Bethlehem Centre for groups ranging in size from a small intimate group of 3 people to up to 100 people.

There are different features in each room making each meeting space perfect for the needs of your group.

dining room balcony

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