Well Being Retreat Center
"Where Silence Is Expressed"
Retreat Facility Rental Pricing
General Rental Information
Well Being Retreat Center offers a variety of price points for your retreat guests depending on season duration of your retreat, and lodging options. We endeavor to make it as easy as possible for you to plan your retreat here. Our quoted pricing includes lodging, three full service meals per day, assorted drinks and snacks, and exclusive use of the Retreat Center main building. (Use of the Powell River Pavilion and kayaking are optional extras.) We charge per attendee (and request a minimum of eight). Our Retreat Accommodation pricing ranges from $95 to $190 per night including three meals. A $250 Reservation Fee secures the dates for your two or three night event (longer events may require a higher Reservation Fee.). Your tuition fee would be in addition to our accommodation charges. Detailed pricing and reservation information below
Main Retreat Center Meeting Facility
The main building at Well Being Retreat Center includes a meeting room, dining room and commercial kitchen all overlooking the Powell River valley. The Meeting Room can seat over 50 people (or up to 18 Yoga mats). More information on the facilities at the Main Retreat Center building here.
The Cabins and Cabinettes sleep a total of 34 - 37 people plus unlimited camping is available.
Retreat Center Cabins
There are eleven Cabins that together can sleep 22 to 25 people. For pictures and descriptions of these cabins follow this link.
New Tiny Houses
Four of the new Tiny Houses are available for retreats or for individual self-retreats. They are priced as "Private Cabins." Description and more pictures of of the Tiny Houses are here.
Retreat Center Cabinettes
Our six Cabinettes are located under a mature tree canopy within 60 yards of the Main Building at Well Being Center. The six Cabinettes can sleep a total of 12 people. More information on the Cabinettes here...
We are a licensed campground and this is, of course, the most economical lodging option. We maintain about 1/4 mile of mowed (almost) level pasture directly on the banks of the scenic Powell River. The new, climate controlled, bathhrooms are a short walk away at the Powell River Pavilion. More information here.
Full Service vegetarian and/or non-vegetarian meals are prepared and served fresh in our licensed commercial kitchen. Assorted herbal and black teas, coffee, fruits, mixed nuts and homemade paleo snacks are available throughout the day. Click here for a more detailed information on Meals
Rental Information for Instructors, Presenters & Group Leaders
General Group Rental Policies
The following information is for rental of the main conference building with overnight cabins for attendees (attendees is used here to mean all persons attending the event except one Group Leader.
Check Calendar for availability of your desired dates. Confirm availability with or 423-626-9000
The non-refundable Reservation Fee is $250 to reserve the dates for your retreat. (The Reservation Fee may be higher for events longer than three nights.
If you have more than eight attendees in cabins or cabinettes, you have no other rental costs. (Well Being can accommodate 34 - 37 in cabins and cabinettes plus unlimited camping.)
Well Being will charge your group's attendees for accommodations; your tuition fee would be in addition to accommodation charges
Two payment structure options are available
attendees pay you for tuition and pay Well Being for accommodations (a two step registration)
attendees pay Well Being for both and Well Being reimburses you for your tuition.
You may select vegetarian meals, non-vegetarian meals or non-vegetarian meals with a vegetarian option. Meals are delicious, mostly gluten fee and low in sugar. See more meal policies & information here.
Retreats generally begin with check-in before supper on the start date and end just after lunch on the end date. For example, a two night weekend retreat with six meals would begin with Friday supper and end with Sunday lunch.
Attendees at retreat will be asked to help with "Yogi Chores," that is, help with dishes and cleanup after meals - usually about an hour per weekend per person. Attendees will also be asked to "pay it forward" by making the bed with fresh linens for the next quest,
Well Being will provide a listing for your event on our web page and will send out an announcement which will include your event to our email list approximately one month before the event.
Retreat Accommodation Rates
The following Price Schedule for your group's attendees includes accommodations, meals, exclusive use of the main conference building, and taxes (as applicable). It does not include kayak rental, pool usage, or use of the Powell River Pavilion. Pricing is Per Person for the Event (not a per night charge)
Per Person Per Person
2 Night Retreat 3 Night Retreat
6 Meals 9 Meals
Tent Camping or AT Shelter Camping - Heated Restrooms $175 $245
Double Occupancy in Cabinettes (short walk to bathrooms) $205 $290
Single Occupancy in Cabinettes (bathrooms a short walk away) $245 $340
Double Occupancy Bedroom in Cabin w/Shared Bath $255 $350
Single Occupancy Bedroom in Cabin w/Shared Bath $305 $440
Double occupancy in Private Cabin $290 $395
Single occupancy in Private Cabin $375 $510
NOTE: The above rates apply for those Group Leaders or Instructors wishing to use the facilities for a group event. If you are an individual looking to get away for a personal retreat or some quiet time with your partner, check out our Cabin Rentals here.
If you wish to utilize the Powell River Pavilion during your stay or for a special event, go here.
For information on kayak and canoe rentals during your stay, go here.
Other event durations and numbers of meals for retreats may be arranged.