Bring a Group
It was truly a blessed and sacred time for all of us. Elohee definitely delivered on retreat, renew and remember. I am deeply honored and know that it is indeed the place I want to continue to host retreats.
— Kemiko Lawrence, Yoga Educator
Bring a Group to Elohee!
If you are a facilitator looking for a place to host your retreat, you may have found the perfect place -Elohee!
Elohee consists of two separate retreat facilities:
- Bald Mountain Center is located at the top of Bald Mountain and offers panoramic 360- degree views of the surrounding Blue Ridge Mountains. Capacity is 50 guests.
- Thanksgiving House is located next to a 100-ft. waterfall and about a ten-minute walk from BaldMountain. Capacity is 12 guests.
Bald Mountain Center
Aside from offering panoramic mountain views, Bald Mountain Retreat Center offers 7 cottages for lodging, 2 meeting spaces, a communal tea house, gift shop and spa, along with numerous natural amenities.
Meeting Spaces: MandalaHall and the Forest Studio are available for any retreat activities at BaldMountain Center. Please view capacity below. The selection of your desired space must be made in advance. Facilitators have exclusive use of the space they choose.
- Mandala Hall is a1,500- square foot room with 180-degree mountain views. Yoga capacity is40 participants. Meditation capacity is 50 participants.
- Forest Studio is a600-square foot room with forest views and the sound of the nearby waterfall. Yoga capacity is 20 participants. Meditation capacity is 25participants.
Cottages on Bald Mountain: Bald Mountain holds 7 cottages with 6 rooms in each cottage. Sheets, towels, and bath amenities (soap, shampoo, and conditioner) are provided for all rooms. ADA rooms are available. A room block will be provided upon booking.Each cottage contains the following:
- Single occupancy: 4 single rooms with 1 twin bed and shared bathroom
- Single or double occupancy: 1 room with 1 king bed and a private bathroom
- Single or double occupancy: 1 room with 2 twin beds room and a private bathroom
- Tea House – Open 24 hours a day.
- Spa & Gift Spa
- Dining Area
- 3 miles of hiking trails
- 100-foot waterfall
- Large stone fire ring for outdoor ceremonies
- A natural reflection pond
The Thanksgiving House is available for group rental and comfortably houses up to 12. It is situated next to a 100-foot waterfall and is about a 10-minute walk from Bald Mountain. It contains 6 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, 2 indoor fireplaces, 1 outdoor fireplace, and a meeting/yoga/meditation space that comfortably fits 10-13 people.
God sleeps in the rock, dreams in the flowers, stirs in the animal, and awakens in man.
-Ibn al-‘Arabi, 12th-century Sufi