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Pepper Tree Retreat

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This retreat was so peaceful - it was much more than just the absence of sound. I felt called to meditate. The air was very fragrant, and the trees and flowers were beautiful. They put out gentle soaps, shampoo and conditioners that are scented with...More

Thank Debra M
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Reviewed 29 September 2017

Do not expect a hotel service or amenities. This is more like being a guest in a country house and as such you respect the wishes of your host. It is an incredibly relaxing and tranquil place, with an aura of peace and calmness. The...More

Thank Elizabeth K
Response from Pepper-Tree-Ojai, General Manager at Pepper Tree RetreatResponded 17 November 2017

Hi Elizabeth, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience. The retreat is certainly set up to make guests feel like they are home away from home with welcoming common spaces, beautiful grounds and simple yet comfortable rooms. Please keep us in mind...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This retreat house is not a hotel or just a place to stay. It is best suited for those seeking a unique slice of nature, serenity, spiritual history, and contemplative quiet. I just completed my visit after about 12 years since my last stay. It...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This should be the prize that you get when you have really really done a good deed. i.e. saved the planet from plastic, or fed every homeless person in LA - truly what a paradise and what a vibe. The rooms were excellent and such...More

Thank fay V
Response from Julien G, General Manager at Pepper Tree RetreatResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your lovely review, we greatly appreciate it. Please join us anytime you want to recharge or simply want to do something nice for yourself. If you save the planet from plastic in the process that is even better! :) We are working...More

Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

The rooms are historic and charming. The staff are friendly and always happy to talk about the history of the place and the teachings of JK. Breakfast is organic with healthy alternatives. The most impressive thing about this place is the sense of serenity that...More

Thank Sara K
Response from Julien G, General Manager at Pepper Tree RetreatResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your kind review, Sara. We are delighted you enjoyed your stay. The sense of calm and peace is almost palpable when you step onto these grounds. We very much look forward to your next stay. Many Blessings, Julien & the retreat team

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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Conference Facilities
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Air Conditioning
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USD 98 - USD 180 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 98 - USD 180 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Kitchenette, Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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VEVEL
4 January 2015|
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Response from Pepper-Tree-Ojai | Property representative |
Hi Vevel, Thank you for your question. Walking into town is possible but is quite a long walk with a big long hill on the way back. There is a taxi service in town which is very reliable and affordable (Topa Topa Taxi... More
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