The Padova Retreat House overlooks Mġarr Harbour and the Gozo Channel that divides this small island from the island of Malta. The house is part of the Friary complex and has two floors.
The ground floor has six twin ensuite bedrooms, a dining hall, a small meeting hall (the Nazareth Hall) with a capacity of twenty-five people and a conference hall for up to seventy people.
The upper floor has a further seven bedrooms and a chapel. The back garden has been landscaped so visitors can enjoy the peace and silence of the area. The garden has several different prayer areas and a hermitage also used by retreatants.