Gaia House Rates

The Gaia House Retreat lodges small groups of up to 13, with overflow available at The Expanding Light. We also have additional meeting spaces for larger group meetings/weddings.

Accommodations Pricing:

Program leaders and professionals please contact us for any additional information!

Ananda affiliated groups should also contact us regarding special discounts!

Rates for stays from March 1, 2018 through February 28, 2019
Standard rates discounted as shown below.

Rate for 1 night$1395
Rate for 2 nights$1279
Rate for 3 or 4 nights$1169
Rate for 5 or 6 nights$1069
Rate for 7 - 13 nights$995
Rate for 14 nights plus$950

Rentals are subject to a 10% "temporary occupancy tax."

Single night stay is only available to be booked within 8 weeks of stay.

$295   Tues, Wed or Thursday
$375   Fri, Sat, Sun and Monday.

Day Use:

Gaia House is sometimes available for day use only. Day use can only be booked within 6 weeks of the day you plan to use it.

Gaia House Retreat kitchen

Meal Options:

Prepare your own - Using Gaia House kitchen (strictly vegetarian) - and/or

1 meal a day package$10 per person
2 meals a day package$20 per person
3 meals a day package$28 per person

Meals to be picked up at our main dining room, 5 mins drive away(at 20 mph!)

Gaia House Retreat kitchen


Pricing to attend open programs that we run at Gaia House is set by the program. We are able to fashion a custom program for you if you wish. Additional pricing may apply but can be arranged contact us.


  • 4700 sq. feet of space
  • Separate room for classes/yoga
  • Wireless internet
  • AC over summer
  • Towels and linens supplied, laundry facilities also available
  • Family-style dining room and fully equipped kitchen
  • Large living room with re-arrangeable furniture
  • Outdoor fire pit and seating
  • Organic coffee, tea, and fruit available throughout the day
  • Dedicated to serving our guests and embracing them with the harmonious vibration that is Gaia House...

"Thank you from the Chaplain Program of Unity Center of Davis California for an absolutely fantastic weekend at Gaia House Retreat. The peace and tranquility emanating from the grounds and people were the perfect backdrop for our retreat/training. We enclose a gratuity in thanks for the welcoming Spirit of Gaia House and the Expanding Light Retreat and the transformation you are bringing to our planet and people. Again, thank you. We all hope to return soon."

- Unity Center of Davis, CA.

Gaia House Retreat indoor seating and dining areas

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