St. Leo Abbey, Florida, Spiritual Retreats (GPS Info)
The GPS points of where to turn off of State Road 52 onto the service road to enter St. Leo Abbey are:
Where to turn to enter St. Leo Abbey
The entrance to St. Leo Abbey is west of the Abbey at a parking lot with a white statue of an angel holding a sword. When you see an angel statue -- that's where to turn off of State Road 52! Then follow the frontage side road down the hill to the abbey's parking lot
Exit 285 on I-75
Exit I-75. Go east on State Road 52, about 10 minutes to the entrance to St. Leo Abbey.
Abbey parking lot
After you go down and up the hill on the frontage side road, you will come to the abbey. The US Post Office for St. Leo, Florida is also in the abbey parking lot.
St. Leo Abbey
Founded in 1889. This Catholic Benedictine Abbey follows the Rule of St. Benedict compiled in 530 AD. Visitors are welcomed as Christ and the abbey has an active spiritual retreat program. Come by yourself or with a group.
The abbey also has an oblate program for lay people wanting to live a more monastic life. This map was created by one of the oblates at St. Leo Abbey.