PLEASE NOTE: Unfortunately because of Covid-19, Rinpoche has had to cancel the Crestone 2021 retreats. We will post updates as we have them. The housing list below was compiled for retreats in 2020 that were canceled. It is posted here for your information only. A new, updated housing list will be posted closer to the 2022 retreats. Thank you for your understanding and not making travel or housing reservations in advance of a final confirmation for 2022. ~ The Pundarika Staff
The Yeshe Rangsal retreat land is located in Chalet 1, off Camino Baca Grande to the east, between Rendezvous and Hilltop.
Retreatants are responsible for securing their lodging. Pundarika Foundation provides this list as a reference only. It does not endorse any of the lodging providers listed below. It does not visit each lodging physically and does not perform background checks on potential lodging providers or landlords. Lodging already listed with Air B&B will not be duplicated on this list.
If you wish to explore sharing an accommodation with others coming to Crestone for retreat, place an Ad on the Housing Share and Rideshare Board. Pundarika Foundation provides this link as a helpful reference only and does not endorse any of the potential housemates/roommates or housing itself.
This list will be updated for 2022 retreats and currently reflects what would have been available for 2020.
AIR B&B LISTINGS
ELECTRUM AMOR RENTALS
Offering accommodations for all situations. Retreats or vacations. “I have single to multi- family spaces such as yurts, rooms or houses available at anytime. Prices from $50 to $100 per night located in downtown Crestone or private retreat housing. Monthly and weekly discounts available. Call and let me know what your looking for @ 719.588.2114 or mailto:email@example.com
Solitary retreat center in the Tibetan Bonpo tradition. We have three individual occupancy cabins, renting for $560 per week and one double occupancy cabin at $665 per week. The cabins each have a full bath and full kitchen. Retreatants are expected to provide their own meals. Our Community House is open for multiple occupancy. There are four single beds in a dorm area and a private room with a double bed. Dorm beds are $25 per night and the private room with bath is $560 per week. There is a full kitchen available. Contact and application is at http://colorado.ligmincha.org/ or e-mail John at firstname.lastname@example.org
CRESTONE MOUNTAIN ZEN CENTER
(719) 256-4692; The Zen Center offers its monastic practice environment to support Pundarika retreatants in their silent practice. The Zendo can be used for meditation and the Dome for chanting and personal practice. We offer a variety of accommodation options, single and shared occupancy, ranging from $65 for camping to $190 in the Hillside Cabin. The Zen Center is well known for its delicious vegetarian and organic cuisine. All prices include three meals per day. Even if you don’t stay with us, it’s possible to join us just for the meals by purchasing a meal plan in advance.
VAJRA VIDYA RETREAT CENTER
Our contemplative retreat environment is ideal in supporting practitioners who come to Crestone to receive teachings. Our Traditional Buddhist Shrine Room is always open for meditation practice. Our prices range from $75 to $108 per night depending on private or shared bath and includes 3 vegetarian meals per day. Laundry facilities are available for $3.00 per load. 719-256-5539 email@example.com
THE TREE HOUSE/CRESTONE BLISS
Tucked away in the woods just outside of downtown Crestone, nestled in the treetops a 2-3 minute walk from downtown Crestone, the Tree House offers seclusion and convenience. This rental offers two queen beds with private rooms, a full kitchen, a comfortable living room, shower & bath, and lovely dining space. This 2nd story duplexed home offers lovely views in a very quiet neighborhood. $135 per night, call for longer stays/retreat prices. https://crestonebliss.com/the-tree-house
Tucked away in the woods 2-3 minutes outside of downtown Crestone, this rental offers cozy home furnishings with hotel quality. The Woodstock rental offers a private bedroom, full kitchen, bathroom, and ample living space. Watch the deer stroll by in this ground floor duplexed home. $125 per night, call for longer stays/retreat prices. https://crestonebliss.com/woodstock
(719) 256-5665, dechen.green@gmail.
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COLL HOUSE B&B
CRESTONE BACA GRANDE ACCOMMODATIONS
The Baca Townhouses are lovely townhouse vacation rentals. 1, 2, & 3 bedrooms, private baths, kitchen, attractive rates, great views. These townhomes are next to the Desert Sage Restaurant. Contact Isaline Simms at 719-256-4243. firstname.lastname@example.org, www.crestonerentals.net
CRESTONE BLISS/BEAUTIFUL DOME
Next door to its sister dome, the Beautiful Dome offers seclusion, views, a king bed with privacy door, click clack double bed sofa, full kitchen and dining space, large sunken soaker tub with views. A perfect rental for getaways and special occasions. $125 per night, call for longer stays/retreat prices. https://crestonebliss.com/the-beautiful-dome
CRESTONE BLISS/SPACIOUS DOME
Fantastic mountain views out two 5-1/2 foot round windows. Expansive living in this secluded and unique rental, just a 5 minute drive from Crestone. This open plan rental includes a king bed, a loft with a queen bed, bathroom, living area, and full kitchen $135 per night, call for longer stays/retreat prices. Visual privacy, but not sound privacy with the artsy picket fence wall in the loft bedroom. https://crestonebliss.com/the-spacious-dome/
I AM HARMONY
719-256-4810. Cottage w/kitchenette, sitting area, Wi-Fi, bathroom with shower, labyrinth, meditation areas, cellular healing, pyramid greenhouse. Walking distance to Stupa and retreat land.
RAINBOW BED & BREAKFAST
719-256-4110, 1-800-530-1992. www.rainbowbb.com; several options, full kitchen (shared), walking distance to retreat land, Wi-Fi. Retreatant rates for a week’s stay.
3 bedroom (one king, one full, one queen and couch/air mattresses/cot), 2 full baths (6 foot Jacuzzi tub), fully furnished with baby grand piano, WiFi, patio/grill and beautiful mountain view. $250/night or $1,200/week. email@example.com (303) 257-5349
SILVER STAR LODGE & RETREAT CENTER
557 Panorama Way at Brookview (very close to the Yeshe Rangsal land and the Stupa of Enlightenment, adjacent to the wilderness). The Silver Star has been significantly upgraded under new owners. We have 4 beautiful, comfortable bedrooms with shared bathrooms. Bedrooms can be for 1, 2 or 3 people. Facilities include: Full kitchen, 3 sitting areas; new deck with spectacular sunset/valley views to the west; new patios (one in shade, one in sun); Wi-FI, private parking. The property is adjacent to the mountain wilds and creek to the east; quiet place and respect for the retreat silence. No smoking, no pets. Contact Carolyn for details on rooms and rates, and to reserve your place. 719-588-4435 or SilverStarCrestone@gmail.com More info at www.theSilverStar.net.
A couch bed in the artist’s studio for rent. About a mile from downtown Crestone, with full bathroom and access to full kitchen. Daily $50/night; Weekly $250/week; Monthly $650. All rates include electric, gas, garbage, Wifi and washer/dryer. (720) 366-4488; (719) 256-4848 or Ishwara65@gmail.com
One bedroom available to rent at 246C Baca Grant Way, Crestone; private entrance, kitchenette, laundry room, bathroom, living area; Wi-Fi; for $50/night. Share ground floor of home. Quiet place and respect for silent meditation rules of retreat. Non-smoking. Contact Susan via phone or text at 970-518-6990.
CASA ALEGRIA (B&B)
2-3BR 1.5 bath 1700sf furnished home, $120 a night for 3 people max, 14 nights minimum; 2nd floor meditation loft could serve as 3rd BR and foam mattress available, nestled in trees, great views, W/D, D/W, master BR with queen bed, 2nd BR has sofa sleeper, Jacuzzi tub in bath, 2 car garage, 2 patios, no smoking, no pets, $400.00 damage deposit and $95.00 cleaning fee, references required, contact Kai Beetch at 719-256-4498 or firstname.lastname@example.org, photos gladly sent upon request.