Linwood House is the Sunshine Coast’s Destination for Your Unique Retreats & Special Occasions
Linwood is a comfortably luxurious retreat home designed with you and your clients in mind.
The atmosphere is warm and inviting. The garden is beautiful with many private nooks for reflection.
Magical Moments Await You
Since 2001, Linwood House has hosted hundreds of retreats and special celebrations that have resulted in many happy clients. No matter the purpose of the retreat or celebration, people come with expectation, often weighted with the cares of life, and leave inspired, and connected and with renewed possibilities. We can comfortably accommodate groups between 6 and 12 persons for retreats. For larger group special occasions please contact us with your details.
Up to 10 bedrooms/6 washrooms that can accommodate up to 13 single people comfortably (note a full group would involve 9 sleeping in the retreat centre and 4 sleeping in our timberframe Carriage House located beside our main parking area).
Exclusive use of our Great Room and outdoor patio, plus of course access to our yard and gardens.
ExclusiveExclusive use of our 1200 square foot studio room, perfect for yoga, meditation, music, crafts, light exercise classes, and any other open room activities.
A professional kitchen for catering, which includes 2 ovens, 3 dishwashers, a 6 burner gas stove and a 6 burner professional Weber BBQ capable of handling small groups.
A high-end coffee station that automatically grinds full beans to make individual espressos, lattes, cappuccinos at the touch of a button.
Our garden suite will serve as your dining area, meaning preparing and cleaning up after meals will never interfere with your social or spinning activities.
Our rate for a weekend (Friday afternoon through Sunday evening) is $300/person ($150 per person/night), plus a flat-rate cleaning fee of $225 for the retreat centre and $125 for the Carriage House (if required for your group size). Note that meals would be on top of this rate, and we do have a caterer we would be happy to connect you with to discuss your requirements, or you would be absolutely free to make your own.
Workshops & Retreats
At Linwood House, there is a place for every activity: yoga, workshops, seminars, creative events, corporate team building, spiritual retreats, quilting retreats, life coaching, and much more. All the details are taken care of by us leaving you, the organizer, to focus on achieving your goals and satisfying your clients or guests.
Linwood House and the surrounding gardens are ready for your special occasion: weddings, family reunions, birthdays, art shows, concerts, etc. Not only is Linwood a perfect place for your special event, but accommodations are available for out of town guests and family.
Accommodations: Guests will enjoy their stay in beautifully appointed bedrooms. On the second floor are 5 bedrooms, with a queen bed, or two beds for shared accommodation (COVID-permitting). There are two, four-piece bathrooms on this floor, and a total of three soaker tubs. The spacious attic level has an additional queen bed. On the main floor is a single bedroom and a suite with fireplace, sitting area, private four-piece bathroom, queen bed, and adjoining studio with single bed. Each room enjoys a lovely view of the garden and forest.
A custom built luxury Carriage House is also available onsite with 3 bedrooms for extra guests.
Meals: Access all that the Sunshine Coast has to offer. We work with local caterers and provide access to a large, well-appointed kitchen and a commercial barbecue for meal preparation. Several layout options make for a pleasant and flexible dining experience for your group.
Activities: For your enjoyment, Linwood offers a variety of spaces and amenities: Great Room with large stone fireplace, Yoga Studio, Baby Grand Piano, Espresso Coffee Bar, Indoor and Outdoor Reflective Spaces, and Fire Pit.
Nearby: Short distance (1 – 2 km) to hiking, mountain biking, golf, and also to the beach (3 km). The nearby walking trails feature peaceful creeks and waterfalls.
Available upon request (subject to availability): Massage treatments, art therapists, creative designers, hiking guides, snowshoeing, kayaking, cross country skiing, mountain biking, golf, etc.
Booking Now for Fall Events
We are tentatively booking for Fall of 2021, COVID willing. Please use the form at the bottom of this page if you'd like to receive more information or book your next retreat.
Exploring the Coast
Accessible by a short ferry or air trip, Linwood House is situated in one of the most picturesque areas of B.C. surrounded by hiking trails, five minutes from the Sunshine Coast Golf Club, within walking distance to the beach and the Village of Roberts Creek. Let the stress of city life melt away and welcome relief and relaxation.
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Robyn McVicker, Director of Marketing at YVR Airport
Georgia Cyr, Owner/Operator, Blissful Yoga Sechelt
Gloria Macarenko, Canadian Radio and TV Journalist (CBC)
Jennifer Hewlett, Founder-Fresh Air Life 2017 Tim Jones Community Achievement Award Recipient
Sally Maulucci, Retired Sales Executive
Marlene Lowden, Artist and Educator
Dr. Sherri McGee, PhD & Author
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