Covid-19 Update

We continue to follow the BC health guidelines regarding COVID-19. We are again at full occupancy at the Lodge and Hermitage locations.

For the safety of all, we ask everyone coming to Rivendell to be fully vaccinated. Masks are required to be worn in all common areas, i.e. everywhere except in your bedroom.

If you are feeling unwell, have been in contact with a COVID positive person in the last 14 days, or have travelled outside of Canada please wait before coming. Rivendell is not a place for quarantine or self-isolation.

Personal Retreats 

Rooms are available for individual retreatants to stay for
a recommended minimum of 2 nights.

Spiritual Companioning is available upon request and
to be arranged with the

Meals: Personal retreatants share a small kitchen for preparing their meals and are responsible for bringing their own food. Our suggestion is to bring food that is simple to prepare.

Sacred Time

Our bell rings at 5:00pm each day to call those gathered at Rivendell to a time of prayer. Those on personal retreats as well as group participants are invited to join us in this sacred time. 


Rivendell is committed to accessibility.  In the imbalance of this world's economy, people differ greatly in their financial resources through no fault or merit of their own.

Rates are based on the ability to pay.  Receipts for income tax purposes will be given on request for amounts more than $100 per person per day.  Please note that we are not equipped to accept credit cards or direct debit cards.