Education Center in Asheville NC

Blue Ridge Mountains

Venue Rentals

Asheville Retreat Center and Event Space For Rent

Looking for a venue to rent for your next Asheville retreat? Come to OM Sanctuary, a beautiful nature-based fifty-four acre mountain retreat center above the French Broad River with event space and overnight lodging for your program.
The sanctuary is located on the historic site of the former Richmond Hill Inn, just a few miles from heart of downtown Asheville, North Carolina. OM Sanctuary is a unique holistic rental venue for events, workshops, sacred celebrations (including weddings), personal or business gatherings designed to promote rest, relaxation and reconnection with nature.
Before your event at OM Sanctuary you have the option to pre-book an instructor for Holistic Classes in transformational life practices such as yoga, meditation, and Qigong. Chair massage for groups, or individual wellness sessions can also be made available for your event.

Event Spaces and Amenities

OM Sanctuary’s venue rental options include a 1200 square foot event space with garden views in the Sanctuary Garden Pavilion or an intimate 500 square foot space with bamboo flooring in the Oshun Renewal Center. Depending on the program, there may be break out rooms, a commercial kitchen, and other workshop spaces available for use during your event. On-site amenities for program space rentals may include:

  • Cell phone common areas
  • Garden access
  • Outdoor arbor
  • Optional catering
  • Wi-Fi (limited to location)
  • Flat screen TV (when available)
  • AV equipment (when available)
  • Lounges
  • Meditation rooms
  • Nature trails

The Oshun Renewal Center features treatment rooms for massage, a sauna for detoxing, and steam shower for relaxing

Accommodations Options

OM Sanctuary’s rental venue offers a variety of luxury and quaint lodging options. Guests of your event can stay in the garden view rooms or the cottages, and cabins, which are ideal for group use. Exclusive use of the Woodland Cottages and Sanctuary Garden Pavilion is a rental option for those looking to keep their group retreat or event private such as closed workshops, corporate retreats or weddings.

Host a Workshop at OM Sanctuary’s Holistic Retreat Center

OM Sanctuary offers more than your typical event venue; it is a sacred space with a charitable purpose. OM Sanctuary is a 501(c)3 educational organization with a mission to inspire healthy lifestyle practices through holistic education and connection with nature. Whole person and whole planet concepts support the programing that help touch lives and ripple forward sustainable practices for the generations to come.
With the generosity of OM Sanctuary’s donors, scholarships and other mission driven initiatives make this holistic educational wellness retreat center ideally suited for educators and spiritual teachers who wish to be a part of a venue that makes a difference. If you have created a holistic workshop, gathering, event, or class that aligns with OM Sanctuary’s mission and vision, please apply to Bring Your Program today.

A Retreat for Rent in Asheville, North Carolina

OM Sanctuary is the place for your event if you desire gardens and trails along with the space for rent in the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains of Asheville, North Carolina. The center is a non-profit holistic educational organization with a desire to assist groups in experiencing healthy lifestyle and wellness while they are with us. Asheville has long been a center for wellness, culture, the arts, hiking, and holistic medicine. Asheville was featured on USA Today’s Best Summer Weekend Escapes list and the TODAY Show’s list for Best Destination for Fall Foliage. Though OM Sanctuary’s private retreat rises above the French Broad River with a secluded feeling, all the attractions of Asheville are only a few minutes away. Host your next event at this holistic venue to be close to the art, cuisine, and cultural diversity for which the city of Asheville is known.

Contact OM Sanctuary Programs today to discuss your group’s desires and OM Sanctuary’s venue. Email [email protected] or call 828-252-7313 10am to 6pm EST any day of the week for assistance. OM Sanctuary looks forward to connecting with you!