Sabbatical - Retreat
1 Zen is the way of leisure and tranquility;
2 Zen is the path of mindfulness of the moment;
3 Zen is the path to peace and serenity in everyday life;
4 Zen is the way to ease in the game of life.
Are you longing for a long term to a deserted island, then a sabbatical term in the Zenklausen is the ideal choice for you. You meditate and live in the middle of the natural park of the Eifel. In this silence you can give yourself enough time to gain distance from everyday life and thus calmly reflect on your personal life questions. In this silence you can give yourself enough time to gain distance from everyday life and thus calmly reflect on your personal life path. Because the sabbatical retreat is seen as a planned time of seclusion from the hectic pace of everyday life. Retreats serve for inner contemplation and self-reflection. Essential elements of retreats are meditation, self-discovery, reflections and silence.
Daily Schedule, Accomodation, Activity Plan
a) A Sabbatical Retreat in the Zenklausen is possible within a period of minimum 2 weeks (14 days) to maximum 2 months (60 days). In certain cases an extension is possible after consultation with the management.
b) The accommodation is provided in the single hermitage in the Zenklausen. Each hermitage has an area of ca. 45 sqm. It includes a sleeping, meditation, sitting and resting area, a kitchenette, a wardrobe, a small dinning area, a bathrom including a WC, shower and lavabo. Furthermore, each hermitage has its own garden with a small terrace and furnitures.
c) During your whole Sabbatical period you are part of the general daily meditation program or your own meditate plans.
Rates per Person and Night
Accomodation & Meals: 79,- €
Final Cleaning surplus: 50,- €
Accomodation & Meals: 64,- €
Final Cleaning surplus: 60,- €
Hygiene surcharge duing the Corona restriction:
€ 1.90 per night / per person.
a) Double Hermitages are only given to guests who know each other.
b) All rates includes accommodation, participation at the daily meditation units, professional guidance during the ZEN meditation, organization fee, heating, water, electricity in the shared rooms, bedding, and vegetarian meals.
c) In order to make the reservation valid, the guests must pay the first month 100 % in advance, after recieving the confirmation of its stay. Then the remaining payments will be paid in monthly installments (first week of each following month).
d) For cases of illness and/or cancellations during your stay, we ask you to obtain adequate insurance in advance.
e) Guests are responsible for the full period of their stay for cleaning of their rented accommodation itself.
f) We would like to point out that in the Zenklausen the facilities for private room telephone, internet, television, radio and newspapers is not provided. You have retreated to a place of tranquility and leisure.
g) Please also read the general Terms and Conditions of the ZENKLAUSEN.