The Monk’s Retreat offers aesthetic and comfortable Accommodation and Conference facilities, including facilities for Retreats and Workshops. The food is simple and freshly made in-house.

Accommodation 

You can travel up to the Himalayas and stay at The Monk’s Retreat (the Centre’s Himalayan campus). The campus houses guest facilities with fantastic views of the snow clad peaks. It offers accommodation in speciality lodging (stylised dorms) as well as double bedrooms.

Community House (a speciality lodging)

The views from the Community House – the aesthetically designed speciality lodging – are of the Himalayan peaks, forests, and distant village habitation. 32 people can be accommodated (in the dormitories) and 2 people in a double bedroom.

Each floor has attached bathrooms. Hot water comes from solar heaters.

The Portico at the Cottage 

Two double bedrooms with an attached bathroom, a kitchenette and a sitting room form a self-contained unit, at the Cottage. The northern views of the peaks, valleys and forests are a delight for the eyes. Guests are served from the homely kitchen at the dining area, where all three vegetarian meals are provided. 32 people can be accommodated (in the dormitories) and 2 people in a double bedroom.

Conference Facilities

The Centre’s Himalayan campus offers conference facilities at 7200ft with a grand view of the snow-clad Himalayan peaks and oak forested hills. With lovely wooden flooring, floor seating and huge windows all around, the hall can be used for workshops, talks, meditations, yoga and other activities.

Key Highlights & Facilities:

  • Seating capacity up to 50 people
  • Green landscape (for outdoor sessions)
  • Power back-up
  • In house catering
  • Filtered drinking water
  • Guest accommodation

Services

  • Guests are served from the homely kitchen at the dining area in the Community House, where all three vegetarian meals are provided – fresh and home-cooked.
  • Filtered drinking water is freely available.
  • Each bed is equipped with a mattress and pillow.
  • Laundry service can be provided on a chargeable basis.
  • Power back-up is available.
  • The campus has an internal motorable road and luggage can be off-loaded right in front of the facilities. 

Upcoming

  • Meditation Caves (top of the campus, facing south-side Ramgarh valley)
  • Conservatory-cum-Dining hall
  • Executive Cottage with suites for long term guests