About Ozark Retreat Center
"To the staff at Ananda Kanan, Thank you so much for your care Naomi, Yumi, KB and Michael. In gratitude- wonderful food, beautiful surroundings, warm showers, cream in my coffee. Wonderful food and vibes!"
Per Person per day- dorm $90, groups of 30 or more $80 per person per day.
Includes use of Dorm 1, Dining Hall and Meditation Pavilion (Main room only).
Other buildings available by negociated agreement (dorm 2, conference hall, cabins)
children 4-10 half price. Minimum group size is 12 people.
Three Vegetarian Meals are served daily during events. Guests may notify the center in advance if there are any special dietary needs. We use the best ingredients available and include whenever possible seasonal herbs and vegetables from local organic sources.
There are a total of 102 beds at Ananda Kanan, in a variety of facilities:
Dorm #1. 28 beds. Rooms of various sizes, with 2-4 beds in each. Separate men's and women's shower/bathroom. For smaller groups rooms may be single occupancy. Beds in Dorm 1 have sheets, pillows and comforters.
Dorm #2. 72 beds. Rooms have 4-8 bunkbeds. The first floor is for men and the second floor for women. Each has their own separate shower and bathroom. Guests must provide their own bedding in Dorm 2. Some bedding (pillows, sheets, towels, blankets) is available by advance arrangement @ $15 per stay.
For smaller groups rooms may be single occupancy.
Three cabins- Sage, Cedar and Heron- are available to rent for $85 per day. For details visit airbnb.com and look under Willow Springs, MO
Available onsite by appointment in advance are massage, acupuncture, meditation and yoga lessons, and art lessons.
Pets, firearms, alchohol and non-prescription drugs are not permitted at Ananda Kanan. Smoking must be outside buildings and not in fields or woods, due to fire hazard.
There is wireless internet connection in dining hall patio area.
There is a fireplace in the dining hall patio area. This is the only place fires may be built.
Some aquatic equipment is available for use on the lake. There is a pier providing access to the water for swimming. Groups must provide their own supervision as there is no lifeguard on duty.
Some sports equipment, such as volleyball and basketball, may be borrowed from the center for use at the sports field, but to be sure guests should bring what they need.