I slept and dreamt that life was joy. I awoke and saw that life was service. I acted and behold, service was joy.
- R Tagore
  • Guests love the food

  • Waterside serenity

  • Friends of Shanti

Testimonials

Delicious food, amazing practice space, and a peaceful setting. Thank you so much for another incredible retreat!
- Katie T.


What a wonderful weekend with Mona! Wendy, Darin & Lacey thank you so much for such an incredible weekend. My heart is full with so much new information, new inspiration and new connections I’ve made (and my belly is full with delicious food!). I can’t wait to visit again.
Namaste. – Jennifer L.


Thank you Shanti for a truly wonderful place to call home this past weekend…Exceptional:) Will be back again…
Namaste. – Dean J.


I just got back from the most peaceful Easter weekend at Shanti retreat. The accommodations are super-cozy, the people are wonderful, and the food is delicious. I’ll be back again for sure. Who’s coming with me?
- Erin L.


This has been one of the most amazing weekends of my life! Thank you to Wendy, Darin, Lacey, Mona for making us so welcome. I am thrilled to have made some new friends and I’ve learned so much. And a BIG thanks to Mike for changing my flat tire too!
- Susan M.


I had a wonderful experience at Shanti and the retreat with Marla Ericksen. The location is beautiful, a very peaceful energy and the staff are great. The food was to die for. Thank you all very much.
- Lisa V.

About Us

Enjoy the tranquil 11 acre property where our spacious century inn and cabins are situated on 1000 feet of private shoreline. Now in its tenth season, Shanti has become a popular retreat destination in Ontario. More…