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New York City, New York
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I'm a Sufi and went there for the day once--it's a beautiful place. But this year when I tried to volunteer, despite the fact that I had experience in NINE other retreat centers, they gave me an initial interview, promised to get back to me, and never did. The place has a big New Age reputation, but I was sorry...

Thank Winifer S
Reviewed 5 October 2016

Omega is a large campus which runs various self-development and wellness workshops. The environment is beautiful, next to a little lake. It is not luxury accommodation, but no one really goes for that. The food is adequate (could be improved). The rooms are fine, except for one thing: the smoke detector, which emitted a continuous bright green beam of light...

2Thank cgibbon
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

I loved everything about omega. I went for a week long training and brought my daughter with me. She attended the children's program which complemented my program schedule. She loved the kids program which was a relief as she'd never done anything like that before. The energy is contagious and both she and I left as better versions of ourselves....

1Thank michellep4
New York City, New York
Reviewed 3 August 2016

I went to Omega for a rest and relaxation weekend with my 16 year old daughter. It was fabulous for our purposes, but it is all in the eye of the beholder. If you want a comfortable room to sleep in and fantastic food served beautifully, do NOT consider coming here. The accommodations are very basic. The food is buffet...

5Thank sunlightHK
Greenwich CT
Reviewed 11 July 2016

This place is where you need to be to get away from it all. This time I had to stay off campus which is okay. A bit terrifying to travel back and forth when it is pouring rain and you need to travel back roads. GPS went out a few times. The workshop was fabulous. I was able to walk...

Thank CTNYC16
Reviewed 8 July 2016

I was here for an Eckhart Tolle retreat not for the accommodations. I had one of the two rooms in a cabin to myself and I shared the bathroom and shower. The room was sparse and simple yet peaceful. I am happy I stayed on the premises so I could easily walk to classes and meals. I loved the solitude....

3Thank Joanne K
Orlando, Florida
Reviewed 23 June 2016

I went there for a conference and after reading the reviews, decided to stay somewhere else. I am so thankful I did. I saw the room and they were small and very sparse. The shared accommodations required four people sharing a toilet and shower. One woman had a mouse in her room the first night. The food in the dining...

5Thank EFDV
Norfolk, Virginia
Reviewed 18 June 2016

Omega has a beautiful campus, which is the main draw. Accommodations run the gamut from camping out, to a private room with a/c and heat, and a wide range in between. Years ago, this was a Jewish summer camp, and many of the buildings are from that period. My room was the second to highest/most expensive level: a single room...

Thank Meryl Ann B
New York City, New York
Reviewed 3 June 2016

I am retired and was not ready for what the "dormitory" provided at Omega--a monk's cell with no place for much more than a back-pack. The price may be relatively low, but one suspects they still make plenty of money given the bare bones accommodations, troughs of veggies and tofu that turn the stomach in two days, and dizzy "classes"...

3Thank mbearpa
Charleston, South Carolina
Reviewed 30 May 2016

The place is loaded with double standards. masquerades as blue but is undeniably red. Caters to young people particularly with regards to employment. If you go there stay off campus the management is way to nosy about your personnel business.

1Thank chefsteinhauer

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Additional Information about Omega Institute

Address: 150 Lake Dr, Rhinebeck, NY 12572-3252
Region: United States > New York > Rhinebeck
Number of rooms: 10
Also Known As:
Omega Institute Hotel Rhinebeck
Omega Institute Rhinebeck
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“I was in cabin 2B. It was very conveniently located in a central area of the campus. I was very happy with it.”
sunlightHK, 3 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Read the options for rooms and choose based on that; ie shared bathroom, etc.”
CTNYC16, 11 Jul 2016 | Read review
“There are no good rooms.”
EFDV, 23 Jun 2016 | Read review
“There is a WIDE range of options from camping in tents to a room with a/c and heat, and lots of choices in-between. Choose carefully.”
MerylAnnB, 17 Jun 2016 | Read review
“If you must go there, take the best deluxe cabin they have--or feel like you are in reform school.”
mbearpa, 2 Jun 2016 | Read review
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