Housing for 2019 Retreats in Crestone

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. This list was updated as of 7/23/19. 

Newest listings are posted in Maroon Red.

RENTAL AGENCIES

AIR B&B LISTINGS

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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:globalspirit13@gmail.com

SPIRITUAL CENTERS

CHAMMA LING

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, up to a maximum of 9 on futons in a dorm arrangement at $275 per night. There is a full kitchen available. Contact and application is at http://colorado.ligmincha.org/ or e-mail John at red.garuda@gmail.com

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. We have 8 private rooms with shared bathroom, serve 3 vegetarian meals daily and have laundry facilities. $55.00 a night includes meals.

This year VVRC is offering 10 people not staying here but attending the Tsoknyi Rinpoche event, a meal plan of Lunch and Dinner for $25 per day–paid in advance.  719-256-5539 vajravidyacrestone@gmail.com

WHITE JEWEL MOUNTAIN RETREAT CABINS

Solitary, rustic retreat yurt in Chalet 2; call Leanna at (719) 256-5773 for more information about amenities and reservations.  $20/day.

DOWNTOWN CRESTONE

ALVES HOUSE

719.850.1528 (cell) or 719.256.4081, or jmalves@ctelco.net   2 bedroom, full bath with sauna, quiet lot on Hemlock Street. Short walk downtown. Recently renovated. Large kitchen/dining with separate living and meditation area. $100/night.

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

WOODSTOCK/CRESTONE BLISS

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

CHALET I

BACA TOWNHOUSE #9

Mark Wingard, 505-670-0126 or 505-983-1343. 2 bedrooms (1 queen and 1 queen), 2 bath. Near Desert Sage Restaurant. mswingard@gmail.com and www.bacatownhouse.com

CARRIAGE HOUSE

(719) 256-5665, dechen.green@gmail.com. Well-appointed 600 sq. ft.  1 bedroom/1 bath apartment with kitchenette & living room. Single or couple only. King bed, soaking bath tub, wi-fi.  Quiet & private. No smoking. Approximately 1 mile from retreat. Available August 15th to August 21st (six nights) $600. Pre-retreat dates also available. 

CASITA CRESTONE SANGRE DE CRISTO INN

Merrin 303-931-9874.  mwilding19@gmail.com  www.casitacrestone.com

COLL HOUSE B&B

719-256-4475. collcrestone@gmail.comwww.collhouse.com

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.  crestonebacath@gmail.comwww.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/

GESAR HOUSE

Gregg (206-291-4457) or gregg.conlee@gmail.com.Very comfortable, upstairs 400 sq. ft. apartment with queen bed, luxurious bathroom w/huge soaking tub with windows looking out to the mountains, kitchenette and 2 balcony/decks, one with amazing views of the Sangre de Cristo mountains and the other with panoramic vistas of the San Luis Valley. One person or a couple. Private Entrance. No Smoking. 15 – 20 minute walk through the piñon forest into the town of Crestone, and approximately 1-1/2 miles from the retreat location.  Property backs onto greenbelt with a network of hiking trails.  $90 a night includes all utilities and wifi.

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. http://kiaraperkins.com/BNB/index.htm

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.

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.

STEPHAN FUTRAL/ISH

Room for rent with great views, 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

SUSAN PIERCE

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.

WILLOW CREEK RETREAT HOUSE

The Willow Creek Retreat House is a comfortable, multi-level straw bale house with plenty of private space as well as a spacious central kitchen, completely outfitted for your stay. www.willowcreekretreathouse.com.

CHALET II

CASA ALEGRIA (B&B)

719-256-5116. casa.alegria@yahoo.comwww.casaalegriabb.com

KAI BEETCH

2-3BR 1.5 bath 1700sf furnished home, $120 a night for 3 people max, 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 kaibeetch@gmail.com, photos gladly sent upon request.

SASHA LOVELACE

719-256-4567. lovelacesasha@gmail.com  Furnished bedroom with connecting door to shrine room & private bathroom.  Shared great room, kitchen & vegetable garden.  Furnished front & back patios with great views of the mountains & the sunsets. 5 min. drive from town & retreat centers.  $350 week or $55 per night.

THE GRANTS

HARRIET & JIM CAMPBELL

720-775-8630. One upstairs room available in August (after 8/12/19) with private entrance, small bathroom with shower, queen bed and cooking area, WiFi, all utilities.  No pets, no smoking for $175/week.

 

This list was updated as of  7/23/19.