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Hope Springs is a Retreat Center in southern Ohio's Appalachian foothills providing intentional space for mindful, creative and healthy private group retreats. Hope Springs also sponsors profoundly transformational workshops on topics which include women's issues, empowered leadership, and personal growth.Hope Springs is nationally and internationally known for its hospitality, community-style warmth, and memorably delicious meals with an emphasis on vegetarian or light meat fare. We are a full service retreat center providing accommodations for up to 30 people.Besides the beauty of its secluded forested setting, what makes Hope Springs special are its outstanding facilities. The Studio is an octagonal 1500 sq. ft. building with exquisitely finished maple hardwood floors, high skylights, and spacious ceilings - evoking a reverent and tranquil response from guests. The Farmhouse is warm, homelike building that provides housing and small group gathering space.Spirit House is a round meditation space with a central sunken fire pit and a contemplative art installation.Hope Springs has a warm, community feel and artistic ambience throughout its complex. The outdoor hot tub is available at all time for our guests' enjoyment.Visitors feel spiritually supported by the meditation spaces offered in the outdoor walking labyrinth, the indoor Spirit House, and the natural woodland cathedral that beckons outside their door.
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Cost for overnight groups is $125.00/person/night. This includes all meals, lodging, exclusive use of the facility and grounds, and basic workshop supplies. We can host overnight groups between 14-36 people.Daytime use is also available, generally during the weekdays. Contact Hope Springs to discuss pricing and scheduling.
Environment: Lake / Pond, River / Stream, Rural, Woods
Gay Friendly: Yes!
Special Needs: Allergies, Wheelchair Access
Restrictions: No Alcohol, No Drugs
Hope Springs commits to pay attention to the following areas and continue to: • Reduce and reuse • Recycle • Minimize waste • Efficiently use water • Use energy economically • Manage and conserve our forest, meadowland, and ravine • Participate in Green Programs such as green cleaning • Use local, fresh, and natural food • Car Pool and combine trips for environmental sensitivity
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Groups Served: 12 Step / Addiction / Recovery, Arts / Crafts, Business, Church / Faith / Religious, Dance / Theater, Educational, Families, Health / Healing, Lesbian / Gay, Meditation Groups, Mens Groups, Music, Nature / Adventure, Non-profit, Peace / Justice, Personal Development Groups, Silent, Womens Groups, Writing, Yoga Groups, Youth Groups
Amenities: Art Studio / Equipment, AV Service, Carpet, Chapel / Temple, Fire Pit / Circle, Fireplaces, Gardens / Outdoor Space, Hardwood / Tile (non-carpet), Hot Tub, Labyrinth, Massage Services, Meditation Hall, On-line / Internet Access, Volleyball, Walking/ Hiking Trails, Wellness Services, Yoga Classes
Special Features: Hope Springs is dedicated to welcoming groups that express all aspects of diversity - racial, ethnic, gender & sexual identity, age, spiritual. Hope Springs is an alcohol-free facility.
Technology and AV: Stereo equipment and A/V are available in the Studio. Most of the buildings have wireless internet access via sallelite network. Due to the rural location, Hope Springs has very limited cell phone service.
Room Types: B&B, Dorm
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Food: Organic / Locally Grown, Raw Food Options, Restricted Diet Options, Vegetarian or Vegan Options
Meal Availability: Kitchen - Shared, Provided - All Meals
Reservation Criteria: Hope Springs is an alcohol-free facility. Once a group leader has contacted Hope Springs and a contract has been sent, the signed contract and $700 deposit is required to complete the booking; additional contract requirements are agreed upon at that time. Cost is $125.75/person/night. This includes all meals, use of the facility and grounds and basic workshop supplies.
Retreat Contact: Cynthia Brown
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Hope Springs Institute
4988 Mineral Springs RdPeebles, OH 45660United States
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