The White Eagle Village is a Conference/Retreat Center and Inn located four miles west of Crestone, Colorado and is nestled at the base of the Sangre de Cristo Mountains. Let us accomodate you on your visit to tranquil, majestic Crestone. Here you are nestled between four 14,000 foot peaks, where you can experience the Rockies in ways toursts usually don't see!
Lodging Style and Amenities
We are a 40-room lodge, accomodating travelers for personal retreats, conferences, concerts, dinners, events, and gatherings. Nightly rooms are large with two double or queen size beds each with a private bath. For those who prefer simpler accommodations, we have hostel rooms. These are shared rooms, up to three single beds per room. The accommodations are simple and clean. We are a smoke-free facility so the air is also clean. We also have a community kitchen where you can cook and refridgerate your food. Many come to the White Eagle for long term retreats and really appreciate this option.
Our facility features three conference rooms, including a large 1421 sq. ft. conference room with seating for up to 140 participants. This room has a 180 sq. ft. stage at one end (with a lectern) and a fireplace at the other end of the room. It is located next to the dining room and is also available for private dining for large groups. There is no additional fee for the basic use of the conference room if ten or more rooms are booked for an event.
Free wireless internet is available for all of our guests!
We have quality onsite massage and acupuncture available onsite as well, for both scheduled and "drop-in" visitors.
We also feature art from local artists in the community.
Seasons OpenOpen year-round
We are next door to the Challenger Golf Club. The Great Sand Dunes National Park, several Hot Springs, rafting on the Arkansas River, and wilderness hiking trails are all located within easy driving distance. There are many spiritual, educational and environmental centers nearby, including the Shumei International Institute, Carmelite Monastery, The Tibetan Stupa, Haidakhandi Universal Ashram, Sri Aurobindo Learning Center and more. All of this at the foot of four 14,000 ft peaks.
Rate RangeWeekly Rate - $250 (Stay 6 nights and receive the 7th free!) Monthly Rate - $500 - Call for conference pricing.
Getting here - The closest airports are Colorado Springs (about 3 hrs), Denver (4hrs), and Albuquerque (5 hrs) There is a commercial airline, Great Lakes Aviation, that flies between Denver and Alamosa. They coordinate with Frontier and United Airlines and can be reached at their web site.
From Alamosa, take County Rd 17 Northbound (36 miles), then turn Right at County Rd T. Travel 8.9 miles to The White Eagle Village. If you've passed Camino del Oro, you have gone .5 miles too far!
From Crestone, take Birch Street out of town - which becomes County Rd T Westbound. Travel 3.2 miles to The White Eagle Village
We are home to conferences, retreats, spiritual seekers, lecturers, teachers, musicians, and healers who have a strong reverence for the land and the Earth. Crestone, CO is a place represented by 30 spiritual centers and paths - including Buddhism, Taoism, Sufism, Native American Traditions, traditional shamans, and a host of other spiritual paths.
Future plans include being home to a community wellness center honoring all traditions and paths, sustainability education, and a community kitchen.
The White Eagle Village has one of the largest commercial kitchens in Colorado. We are working to integrate the idea of a community kitchen into our offerings for local small farms and organic food growers to prepare and market goods, as well as be a community learning center surrounding local and sustainable food systems.
Locally or Family Owned Business Notes
The White Eagle Village is now under new ownership by Leigh Ann Phillips and Bob Mandich. Leigh Ann Phillips is an award-winning singer/songwriter, sound healing practitioner, educator, and lecturer who also operates The Dragon House Sound Healing Temple near Crestone, CO. Both Leigh Ann and Bob are deeply rooted in the community, and are proud to offer new life to The White Eagle Village, and to welcome vistors to the Crestone, CO area!