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Nurturing Creativity, Well-Being and Spiritual

Bala Brook is an inclusive, non-denominational residential retreat centre nestling in its own valley on the southern edge of Dartmoor National Park. It offers individuals and groups an educational, creative, therapeutic and spiritual space in which to explore and evolve. Bala Brook offers self-catering accommodation for groups of up to twenty people.

Bala Awakens Retreats

A programme of short mid-week courses, residential and fully catered with vegetarian food, hosted by The Spanda Trust and open to all. Click on the image to learn more.

Bala Awakens to the Art of Wild Weaving

February 2, 2024 at 2:00 pm - February 4, 2024 at 4:00 pm

With Emma Capper. Tune in to your body wisdom through the practice of forest bathing as we meet the plants of this beautiful place and learn how to process and weave foraged fibres into unique and useful vessels. 

Bala Awakens to Earth’s Colours

July 12, 2024 at 2:00 pm - July 14, 2024 at 4:00 pm

Explore earth pigments, botanical inks, and mindful painting on this peaceful retreat into nature with Susannah Crook 

The open moor
Bedroom at Bala Brook
Shraddha from the garden

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