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hermitage

her·mit·age

hermitage

 
 
pronunciation:
huhr m tihj
part of speech: noun
definition 1: any place where a hermit lives.
definition 2: a place where one can lead a solitary, secluded life; retreat.
He became a holy man and went to reside quietly in a hermitage.
similar words:
retreat
definition 3: a religious retreat; monastery.