the meeting house
an eco-centric den of community & communion
holding space for
MINDFUL STAYS - RETREATS - EVENTS -WHOLESOME GETAWAYS
enquire within for speciality groups.
Shambala is a 118-acre farm property with 50 acres of natural bush, adjoining the State Forest, 15 minutes drive from Margaret River. This beautiful farm is set in some of the best vineyards in the world and surrounded by natural Australian bush with wildflowers and many varieties of Australian birds.
'The Meeting House' has been designed and built eco-consciously in a way that can only be described as a luxury holistic retreat for like-minded seekers to enjoy this Paradise – a place for people to come together, meet each other, and themselves more deeply, relax, heal, restore and grow spiritually.
Architectural and Solar-Passive Design Features include:
Maximum savings orientation
Breeze through windows for cooling in summer
Concrete floor north-facing for warmth in winter
Central wood fire
Limited LED lighting
Sustainable materials used (jarrah and marri timber felled on the property for flooring and cupboards, limestone rammed earth, some oil lamps for lighting)
water harvesting and saving features include above-ground rainwater storage, Low-flow showerheads, low-flow taps and drip irrigation
next to the meeting house is an established 35m lavender labyrinth
direct access to the neighbouring State Forest access
More details on bed configuration, etc. below.
Watch the video below for a sneak-peak inside.
SLEEPING ALCOVES & SETUP
The Meeting House offers cosy sleeps in private single and twin-alcoves.
The beds are laid out as followed:
Bed configuration as per alcoves on the mezzanine floor (numbered):
1. 1x single
2. 1x double, 1x single
3. 2x singles
4. 2x singles
5. 1x double, 1x single
6. 1x single
downstairs: 2x single
Accommodation fees include
all organic cotton bed linen ready and waiting for you, eco-cotton (free of nasty chemicals) towels, eco-cotton tea towels, toilet paper (recycled eco: Who Gives a Crap),
eco-friendly cleaning products, locally made natural mini-soap block by each sink and a fully equipped domestic kitchen.
The double beds feature beautiful comfy
Ecosa eco mattresses.
FOR LARGER GROUPS & INTENTIONAL FUNCTIONS,
additional camping can be available in the surrounding forest and open areas, with access to the yoga studio bathroom facilities. Please contact us.
As for equipment for retreats and events,
the Meeting House features a large whiteboard on wheels, 23 folding chairs, a couple of large fold-out tables and floor cushions. A projector & projector screen and PA sound system are available at an extra hire fee, as well.
Glamping Bell Tents
Additional glamping accommodation via luxurious bell tents is available seasonally, from late Sept/early October 2022 until April/May at Shambala - either to add onto the Meeting House for large groups or as individual cozy nature recluse for you and a loved one, or a solo retreat.
Our Yoga Shala is included in our Retreat Hire Packages, or can be hired on its own.
Create Your Own Retreat
If you would like us to provide holistic healing therapies, classes and services
(incl. shamanic energy balance, somatic healing sessions, sound therapy & sound relaxation, integrative yoga, psychosomatic empowerment, art therapy classes, Ayurvedic holistic health consults, mentoring sessions or workshops, etc),
please check out the 'Holistic Therapies tap' or contact us directly.
Shambala is a hub for everything elevated living. It is our mission to create a safe and Sacred space for people to come home to their souls and reclaim their bodies, hearts and spirits.
At Shambala we know that this transformation encompasses all aspects of our lives and we aim to provide the most wholesome, nourishing experiences and additions to your time here.
Some of the in-house services our Shambala Family provides, are:
Healthy and fresh wholefood catering, from grazing plates to fine-dining experiences, is also an option depending on availability and will be tailored to your needs and desires.
Traditional Sacred Sweat Lodge ceremonies are starting up from late autumn 2022.
Via the "locals" display in the Meeting House you can get your hands on organic and fair-trade ceremonial cacao (we can also organise facilitated cacao ceremonies), find herbal support via our Ayurvedic Apothecary, or enjoy a medicinal Mana Juice kombucha from the "mini bar".
Let us know if you would like to discuss any additional wellness & other services, in your booking request,
Please ensure to read our T&Cs and our Shambala Ethos which also contains more information and may answer many questions, before booking or enquiring.
Venue Hire- half/day, hourly, hire entire venue
You have the option to
hire the full venue incl. Meeting House, bell tents (seasonal), Yoga Shala, extra kitchen, practitioner space and surrounding and outdoor areas from 2> nights or more.
hire separate spaces (meeting house, shala, an outdoor or the tipi area) at an hourly/ half or full day rate.
The Meeting House can be hired on an hourly basis throughout the week, weekends are reserved for overnight stays.
If you choose to book the Meeting House for your stay or retreat during weekdays, we are happy to work out a discounted rate.
Enquire within via the form below.
In order to secure any booking for you we require a 30% deposit.
Please also read through the Ethos, T&Cs and Information page here to have the questions of yours that can be answered with this information answered, before enquiring below.