THE ARK PILIGRIM’S HOUSE
THE MARIAN SANCTUARY IN LICHEŃ STARY
The Ark Pilgrim’s House is located in the are of The Marian Sanctuary in Licheń Stary, where- in the biggest basilica (of Mary the Holy Virgin and the Lady of Licheń) in Poland, the miraculous image of the Virgin May is placed.
The location of the Ark is picturesque.
The House is surrounded with gardens and small forests, creating the extraordinary environment for the rest, calming down and meditation.
The Pilgrim’s House has 188 rooms with 747 beds.
All the rooms have bathrooms with showers.
Most of double rooms have access to the Internet free of charge.
We also have rooms with balconies.
The exceptional climate of the Art is provided by the chapel- simple but encouraging to pray and reflect. The „Descent of the Holy Spirit” Chapel is located on the fourth floor of the House.
You can envoy a wonderful view onto the gardens and the basilica from its windows.
The Ark has rich catering facilities, including the bar and the cafe, where both organized groups and individual pilgrims can order the delights of Polish cuisine, and enjoy delightful coffee, ice-cream and cake in the moments of rest.
The bar can house 250 people, and the cafe- 70. The lounge with fireplace for 20 people and banquet room for 40 people provide opportunity to organize various alcohol-free events.
The Ark has a conference room suitable for organizing meetings, trainings and seminars.
The organizing parties have at their disposal: multimedia projector for presentation of images and sound, modern sound system, both providing the comfort of work for the participants.
Glazed cabin allows for organization of simultaneous translation services, necessary for organization of international conferences.
The room can house 100 to 300 people, depending on the manner of chair arrangements.
Upon the request of our guests, we organize the office of the conference equipped with the computer with printer, copier and fax machine.
The conference room has access to the Internet.
You can spend memorable moments in „the Ark” Pilgrim’s House:
– during Easter and Christmas time
-waiting for the New Year on alcohol
-free New Year’s Eve ball
-retreats organised in the facility
-holidays with prayer
-artistic outdoor workshops, for instance painting or photography
-conferences and training
-family events: weddings, anniversaries, baptisms, confirmations.