Gaia House Retreat at Ananda Village, Nevada City, CA.
provides an uplifting atmosphere that promotes inspiration and focus for small groups of up to 12

Our serene and architecturally unique environment lends itself to positive group interactions for your program’s success. The house and grounds, located about 10 minutes from The Expanding Light Retreat, provide plenty of places for quiet time so individuals have a balanced experience and leave feeling renewed and inspired.

  • Complete privacy, peace and quiet
  • Dedicated Learning Suite
  • Large living room
  • Many areas for break-out sessions
  • Spacious dining room and delightful kitchen
  • Six charming, one-of-a-kind bedrooms
  • Outside seating for dining and meeting
  • Gardens and grounds with wonderful views
  • Wireless Internet access
  • AC in summer

Gaia House includes a large living room for gathering, spacious dining room and kitchen, outside seating for meeting and dining, gardens and grounds to stroll and enjoy.

Gaia House now has a dedicated Learning Suite with plenty of space for yoga and meetings, a large closet, ample chairs and a whiteboard, to help facilitate all the teaching needs of your group.

Gaia House offers a unique experience for group retreats, programs, and corporate or non-profit retreats. The house sleeps 12 — two in a room. We also have additional accommodations nearby if you need additional sleeping rooms.

Gaia House has the ambiance and energy of a large and social family home - which is was for the previous 20 years. This unique retreat house is on a remarkable property in the middle of Ananda Village, one of the world’s most successful intentional communities, in the foothills of the Sierra Nevada in northern California.

Your group is welcome to participate, if interested, in twice-daily guided yoga and meditation sessions and three complete meals per day at the nearby Expanding Light Retreat.

Gaia House is also a great space for intimate weddings and for family gatherings.

For more on Gaia House, visit or contact Krishna Das at 800-346-5350 ext 7091 to talk about prices and reservations.

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The Learning Suite

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14618 Tyler Foote Rd
Nevada City, California 95959
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