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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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Four Seasons Studio

Replacing our beloved but bedraggled art building...

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See & Hear Us

Get to know us through photos, videos and podcasts...

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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

With regret we have cancelled all our planned events up to and including the Annual Quiet Day on 7th May.

We'll review this decision early in April and decide what further... Read More

Are you coming to stay with us? Or considering a booking? You may want to know how we’re responding to the outbreak of Covid-19. We aim to take all reasonable measures to keep everyone at Othona... Read More

Four Seasons Studio, our new multi-purpose building that's being built on the site of our beloved but bedraggled Art Building continues to grow right before our very eyes. We are... Read More

Upcoming Events

Thu 9 Apr Mon 13 Apr 2020
Community for all ages at Easter
Wed 15 Apr Sun 19 Apr 2020
Community for all ages
Fri 24 Apr Sun 26 Apr 2020
A transatlantic collaboration!
Wed 29 Apr Sun 3 May 2020
How can we live well and in tune with nature?
Fri 1 May Fri 1 May 2020
Early morning wildlife with a knowledgeable and witty expert