Accommodations at The Living Centre for students attending a workshop or course

We offer limited accommodations for those attending our programs from May to September:

Two Cabins ‘Sunshine & Forest’:

$45 a night – $20 extra a night for additional people plus tax

  • Please bring your bedding
  • Quaint and cozy – no electricity or water, outhouse
  • Bunk beds – the bottom bunk is a small double size to fit one or two people. Top bunk is a single. 

Bring a flashlight and biodegradable toiletries, please. Thank you

Strawbale Studio ‘MeadowSweet’

  •  $75 a night. $20 extra a night for additional people plus tax
  • Queen bed, solar lights, outhouse, no electricity or water,  deck with lawn-chairs
  • Beddings are included

Bring a flashlight and biodegradable toiletries, please. Thank you


$20 a night, $10 a night for additional people plus tax – bring your own tent and bedding


There is a lovely cedar outdoor shower, a washing area, 4 outhouses on the property, and a fully equipped outdoor kitchen. Enjoy the solarium when not used for other activities, the pond, forest trails, and our many gardens.

Please bring your vegan food to prepare meals not offered during your workshop


Get-A-Way Retreat at The Living Centre

We have just the place for you if you are looking for a little getaway at a beautiful Permaculture oasis. 

event-images - LIVING-THE-EXPERIENCE-300sqStrawbale Studio ‘MeadowSweet’

$110 a night – Queen bed with down bed top, solar lights, outhouse, no electricity or water, deck with lawn chairs.

This does not include food, although our outdoor summer kitchen is available for vegan food preparation. 

While here organize a private garden or Permaculture tour, nature meditation class with Lorenna or have an Ayurvedic consultation with Shantree. Please contact  519-652-9109 for cost and details. 

Via Rail Schedule to London, Ontario

Pick up and return to London Via Rail is available at a cost of $30 each way.  Please be prepared to pay your driver directly.

Other Suggestions for those attending our programs:

The Iona Woods Retreat House

8118 Iona Rd. Iona Station, ON
Kim – 519-854-0787 This is lovely, in the country retreat house owned by our friend. It sleeps 10, and you can prepare your food in the fully equipped kitchen. Very reasonable prices. Highly recommended. – 20 minutes from the Centre

Coldstream Conservation area

About 25 mins from the Living Centre.
The cost is $2 per camper per night. It’s pretty rustic camping, with just water, and a nearby washroom facility.
It’s not really advertised anywhere online – you call John at 519-668-4180 for booking information.

Air B&B

There are some good AirB&B places to stay near us.
Click here for the website and type in London, Ontario

Cardinal Court Motel

R.R. #7, St. Thomas
(Sandymount hill)
519/633-0740 – 15 Minutes from Centre

Stoneridge Inn – Best Western 

6675 Burtwistle Road, Lambeth
(Hwy 4 @ Hwy 401)
519/652-6022 – 10 minutes from Centre

Windjammer Bed & Breakfast

(519) 782-4173
324 Smith St
Port Stanley, ON – 30 minutes from Centre

For More info:
Check B & B Accommodations for London & St. Thomas area