At the Crystal Hermitage Guest House

Beautiful accommodations, complete with kitchen, bath, an upstairs bedroom with a single bed, a downstairs bedroom with a queen bed, and a meditation room. Enjoy a quiet retreat, just a short walk from the gardens.

More Retreat Options

A 7-minute drive from Crystal Hermitage

Unplug from busy-ness and recharge your inner life. Experience a Personal Retreat or see the calendar of retreat programs

A few minute drive from Crystal Hermitage

Stay in a unique 2-story, custom-designed house located at Ananda Village. This very special house is made of rammed earth with tall ceilings and an abundance of natural light in all rooms.

20-minute drive from Crystal Hermitage

Enjoy our 11 acre woodland botanical garden, just 6 miles from Ananda Village. Ananda Meditation Retreat offers a peaceful, forested setting for Personal Retreats and guided retreats focusing on meditation.  Accommodations are simple, beautiful and rustic.

“Within a few days I began to experience a peace and joy that I had never felt before in my entire life.”Annalisa Cunningham, author of "Yoga Vacations: A Guide to International Yoga Retreats"
“A visit to the Ananda Meditation Retreat is the gift that every person on the planet deserves to give themselves. The food, the staff, the beautiful gardens, and the love that flows from every aspect of the retreat to restore body, mind and soul.”P.Y.

Apr 19 – 21, 2024
Apr 26 – 28, 2024

Re-inspire, relax, and rejuvenate your life —
immerse yourself in nature’s beauty with experienced hosts and long-time gardeners.

With experiential nature activities and introspective exercises, discussions, and a delicious vegetarian dinner at the elegant Crystal Hermitage, you will return home with a new lease on life.

Unplug from busy-ness and recharge your inner life. During the month of April, experience the magic of a Personal Retreat. Ticket to the gardens is included.