Karmê Chöling’s program participants and in-house retreatants have a variety of accommodation options. We offer private single rooms, shared rooms, and dormitory housing. During the warmer months, our campground is open; we offer Wooden ‘Tent’ Cabins, Standard Tents, or you may bring your own tent. 

Retreat cabins are strictly for use through the retreats department.


Prices listed below are for accommodations only and do not include program fees or meal costs.

Karmê Chöling Accommodation Options

Premium room with private bathroom – Single: $115 | Shared: $70/person

These single rooms offer a full-size bed, desk, closet, and a private bathroom.  

Premium room with shared bathroom – Single: $95 | Shared: $65/person

These single rooms offer either a twin bed located in the loft and desk on the main floor, or a twin bed in the loft and a full size bed on the main floor without a desk.

Standard room with shared bathroom – Single: $65 | Shared: $45/person

Individual rooms vary in size and layout, but are on average 10′ x 10′.  Single rooms include either a twin or full-size bed. Desks are not available in Standard Rooms.  

Shared Dormitory Housing – Dorm Bed: $33

Two same-gender dormitories with twin beds are located in the main house with access to shared same-gender bathrooms. Bedding and towel included.

Personal items can be left in large cubbies in the bathroom area. Small lockers are available for use at no additional cost.

Campground Accommodations (May through September)

Wooden ‘Tent’ Cabin – Single: $50 / Shared: $35
KCL Tent – Single: $40 / Shared: $30
Tent on KCL platform – Single: $22 / Shared: $15
Personal Tent without platform – Single: $15 / Shared: $10

Karmê Chöling has three beautiful Wooden ‘Tent’ Cabins made by our local builder friends. Each structure has windows, a door, tin roof, and two cots. Bedding and towels are not provided. 

KCL Tents are on thick wooden platforms and located throughout the forest behind the main house of Karmê Chöling. Each tent has up to two cots and optional three-inch-thick foam mattresses. Bedding and towels are not provided. 

Those staying in tents may store their belongings in the dormitory cubbies located at the main house. Small lockers are available for use at no additional cost. Candles, fire, food, and toiletries of any kind are strictly forbidden in tents and Cabin tents. 

There is an outhouse in the woods, however guests may also walk down to the main house to use dorm bathrooms and showers.


All visitors have access to our coin-operated laundry room which includes washers and dryers, an iron and ironing board, and drying racks.  A limited amount of laundry detergent is available for purchase at the Front Desk. 

Outdoor vehicle parking is readily available and included in all costs. Guests may bring a bicycle, however bicycles are not allowed indoors and there are no designated outdoor racks. We are unable to accommodate large recreational vehicles.

For those with special dietary needs, there is limited access to our shared refrigerators and hospitality kitchen.

Karmê Chöling has no air conditioning, although summer evenings are often cool. Weather can vary drastically day to day, so come prepared. 

Wi-Fi is available throughout the building. Please note we have policies on usage locations and sound restrictions.

There are also many local accommodations available in the area.