Top
Top

Meditation retreats at The Barn - stay in kindly community


Visit our popular and acclaimed meditation retreat centre in the Buddhist tradition, set in the stunning and peaceful River Dart valley.

Stay in single, comfortable rooms in a friendly atmosphere of fellowship, sit together for meditations three times daily, work in our organic gardens and explore the wonder of the Sharpham Estate. Explore the range of retreats below.

The Barn Retreat image tear

The Barn Retreat

The Barn Retreat is our popular 6-night retreat that begins every Sunday throughout the year.

Find Out More
page curl
Women's Retreats image tear

Women's Retreats

7 April & 21 July. These retreats are a women-only edition of our popular 6-night Barn retreat.

Find Out More
page curl
Men's retreats image tear

Men's retreats

5 May & 25 August. These retreats are a men-only edition of our popular 6-night Barn retreat.

Find Out More
page curl
Give back to The Barn - work retreat image tear

Give back to The Barn - work retreat

Feb 10-16 & Sept 22-28 - Join us for working and practising in community for our biannual work retreat at the Barn.

Find Out More
page curl
The Barn Retreat with extra silence image tear

The Barn Retreat with extra silence

June 9-15 - A version of our regular 6-night meditation retreat at The Barn, with extra periods of silence for quiet contemplation.

Find Out More
page curl
Teacher-led: Ways of Looking with Lindsay Alderton image tear

Teacher-led: Ways of Looking with Lindsay…

June 23-29 - Exploring new and creative ways to look at illness and loss.

Find Out More
page curl
Young People's retreat image tear

Young People's retreat

June 30-July 6 - A young people's version of The Barn Retreat.

Find Out More
page curl
Teacher-led: Earth In Mind with Rupert Marques image tear

Teacher-led: Earth In Mind with Rupert Marques

July 7-13. This retreat connects mindfulness and The Dharma with the natural world, when the world urgently needs our care.

Find Out More
page curl
Deepening Practice: Returners' Retreat image tear

Deepening Practice: Returners' Retreat

August 4-10 - A retreat just for those who've been to The Barn before.

Find Out More
page curl
Teacher-led: Making Less The Suffering image tear

Teacher-led: Making Less The Suffering

Sept 8-14 - Explore letting go of suffering to move towards greater freedom. With Ajahn Jutindharo.

Find Out More
page curl
Solitary retreats in The Kuti image tear

Solitary retreats in The Kuti

We offer the opportunity for a solitary, silent, and self-sufficient retreat.

Find Out More
page curl

If you would like to know more about the information on this page, please contact:

Name: Barn Manager
Tel: 01803 732661
Email: [email protected]
Address: The Barn Retreat, Lower Sharpham Barton, Ashprington, Totnes, Devon, UK, TQ9 7DX