A Place to be Real Together


Spirituality & Community on the Dorset Coast

We are a beautiful seaside retreat combining the experience of community living with...

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Family holidays, art events, singing weekends, meditation courses, walking weeks...

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Learn about Othona's flora and fauna with core resident, Mark James...

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Othona Gold

Othona came to Dorset over 50 years ago. The Othona Gold Appeal aims to secure our future for another 50 years......

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Our Team

Meet the people building community by the sea in Dorset...

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Join Our Core :-)

Cool as a cucumber in the kitchen, office wiz, cozy home maker, Jill or Jack of all trades. Are any of these you?...

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Recent blogs

On 16 August 2018, Othona will have the pleasure of presenting the beautiful music of the creative, warm and funny soul that is Joanna Eden, who is in the South West launching her... Read More

In January 2018, the National Trust published a ... Read More

Ever been told that you can't sing? But always wanted to? Well, now you can!

NOT just for experienced warblers, our ... Read More

Upcoming Events

Mon 24 Sep Mon 24 Sep 2018
Express, Connect, Relax!
Mon 1 Oct Thu 4 Oct 2018
A mainly silent retreat in the Wisdom School tradition
Sat 6 Oct Sat 6 Oct 2018
Nourishing retreat day of yoga & more
Tue 9 Oct Sun 14 Oct 2018
A feast of community experience
Wed 24 Oct Sun 28 Oct 2018
Our four night family fun break!