Welcome to the Ojai Retreat & Inn

A public non-profit corporation

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Yes We’re Open!


To ensure the safety and well-being of our guests and staff, we have implemented the following Covid-19 protective measures:

  • All rooms and cottages are
    thoroughly sanitized with CDC approved sanitizer spray.
  • All bedding has a zippered protective cover which is changed
    after each guest.
  • We offer contactless check-in/check-out procedures if guests prefer to take this extra precaution.
  • All staff wear a clean face-covering or mask while on our property
  • Our daily breakfast is an enhanced continental buffet

If you have any questions about our safety protocols or any other questions or concerns, please contact as at info@ojairetreat.org or call 805-646-2536.

We appreciate your support, patience and understanding during this unprecedented time.

We look forward to welcoming you soon!

Ojai Retreat & Inn is a haven of natural beauty and tranquility nestled on a five-acre hilltop with stunning panoramic views of the Ojai Valley.

We offer 12 guestrooms, both in the Main House and in cottages. Most guestrooms have a private garden or patio.

All rooms have a refrigerator and microwave, free wifi, and are TV-free and telephone-free.

Ojai Retreat & Inn offers three beautiful outdoor event venues, as well as a nature trail,

and two meeting rooms in the Main House which contain books on spirituality and philosophy, and books by local Ojai authors.

Ojai Retreat & Inn is ideal for individual and couple getaways, as well as for group retreats, conferences and weddings.

Ojai Retreat & Inn is located 5 minutes from downtown Ojai, 20 minutes from Ventura and the Pacific Ocean,

50 minutes from Santa Barbara and 1 ½ hours from LAX.

The Los Angeles Times placed Ojai Retreat & Inn at the top of the list of places to stay in Ventura and Santa Barbara counties.

The Ojai Retreat Cultural Center

Occasionally, we are offering cultural and educational events for our guests and the community.

For topics and dates, please go to the website of the Ojai Retreat Cultural Center (which organizes these events). Thank you.

ojai retreat guest reviews

“Beauty and peace: I visit family in Ojai at least once a year, and the Ojai Retreat is my home-away-from-home. I treasure its beauty and peacefulness. There are no TV’s or phones, and the atmosphere is quiet and serene. A lovely breakfast is served every morning in the main building. I’ve stayed in several rooms at various times, but I have my favorite. Each is different, so study the descriptions on the website.”

“Top of the world: If you are looking to recharge, commune with nature and enjoy a fabulous view, you need this place. The rooms are quiet and spread around the top of a hill with a 360 degree view of the valleys below. No TVs but there are microwaves and refrigerators in the rooms. Everything was spotlessly clean. The 5 acre property is located a short distance from downtown Ojai with a great restaurant at the bottom of the hill for dinner.”

“Peaceful Ojai Retreat: For my husband and I, this tranquil spot is our escape from city life and all its intensity. The clean accommodations, organic breakfasts and peaceful atmosphere are just what we are looking for to unplug and rejuvenate! The director, Ulrich and his warm and friendly staff are always available to help, if needed. They make every guest feel at home and do everything possible to make every stay special. We love this place!”