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You’ll feel right at home in Shanti’s spacious century inn and waterside cabins.

The inn’s timbered ceilings and wood stove provide a natural country charm—the perfect setting to curl up with a book, relax by the woodstove, peruse the enchanting gift shop, and connect with kindred spirits. Decorated simply and sacredly, you will relax in the comfort, warmth, and coziness of guest rooms decorated in themes inspired by ancient spiritual traditions. All rooms include a water or garden view, and come with private bathrooms.

The following room options are available:

Shared Room (3-4 guests)

Semi-Private (2 guests, rooms can be set up with 2 Single Beds or a King)

Private (limited spaces available)

Tent-Camping (limited spaces available)

Off-Site Accommodations (limited spaces; conditions apply)

*Shanti retreats sell out well in advance and room options are limited. In order to book your preferred room, please contact us as soon as possible.

Detailed descriptions and pictures can be found here


Retreat program Rate is $300 +HST*

This earlybird program retreat rate* works out to about $75/day for all programming! Accommodation rates will vary depending on the option you choose. In accordance with the Travel Industry Council of Ontario (TICO) guidelines and regulations, Retreat Program Rates and Shanti Accommodation Rates must be outlined and paid for separately.

In order to offer the widest possible price point and to accommodate various budgets, we have negotiated a number of shared, private, and special accommodation options. See Accommodation to determine pricing options. *All rates are listed in CAD 

Early Bird Rates are available until May 31, 2018

  • rates will increase by $100 after this date
  • in order to receive the early bird rate, full payment is due at time of registration; please note that in the case of cancellation, a $150 fee will be applied to refunds. 
  • for regular rates, a non-refundable deposit of $200 is due at the time of registration; remaining balances are due by July 15th, 2018
  • there will be no refunds on cancellations after July 15th, 2018

Limited Discounts and Incentives available for:

  • Previous Yoga with Joshua international retreat participants
  • Group Booking Incentive Discount (book a room for 4 guests, and each participant will receive $50 off; conditions apply, please inquire)
  • Referral Incentive (conditions apply, please inquire)
  • Local Retreat Participants not requiring overnight accommodations (conditions apply, please inquire)


accommodation rates From $90/night + HST

Check out Accommodation options at Shanti to determine your accommodation pricing. Please note that you are required to organize payment for your accommodation through Shanti Retreat Centre.

Secure your spot 


To secure your spot, please contact Joshua: yoga@joshualewis.com

Upon registration, please let us know if there is someone you would like to room with and if you have any food restrictions. We are happy to answer any of your questions, though we encourage you to check out Shanti’s FAQS.

Payment Methods

1. Cash or cheque (contact yoga@joshualewis.com)
2. Interac e-transfer (send to yoga@joshualewis.com)
3. Credit Card via Paypal (additional processing fees apply)


shanti accommodation payment methods

Please email Shanti at shantiretreat1@gmail.com for payment options and cancellation policy. Accommodations must be purchased within two weeks of registering for the retreat.