Art of Living Retreat Center

3.5 star property
All-inclusive resort with full-service spa and fitness center

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Art of Living Retreat Center

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Hotel Full Beds  | Desk, free WiFi, bed sheets
Aerial view
Lobby lounge
Breakfast, lunch, dinner served; vegetarian cuisine
Steam room, body treatments, aromatherapy, hot stone massages

Overview of Art of Living Retreat Center

8.0 out of 10 Very Good
8.0/10 Very Good

Popular amenities

  • All inclusive
  • Spa
  • Parking included
  • Free WiFi
  • Restaurant
  • Gym
639 Whispering Hills Rd., Boone, NC, 28607

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationTweetsie Railroad13 min drive
  • Popular LocationAppalachian State University14 min drive
  • Popular LocationAppalachian Ski Mtn.16 min drive
  • AirportNorth Wilkesboro (IKB-Wilkes County)63 min drive

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About this area


Located in Boone, Art of Living Retreat Center is in the mountains. Boone Golf Club and The Greenway Trail are worth checking out if an activity is on the agenda, while those wishing to experience the area's natural beauty can explore Pisgah National Forest and Elk Knob State Park. Looking to enjoy an event or a game while in town? See what's happening at Ted Mackorell Soccer Complex or Holmes Convocation Center. Spend some time exploring the area's activities, including skiing.

What's nearby

  • Tweetsie Railroad - 13 min drive
  • Boone Mall - 13 min drive
  • Appalachian State University - 14 min drive
  • Mystery Hill - 14 min drive
  • Appalachian Ski Mtn. - 16 min drive

Getting around

  • Charlotte-Douglas Intl. Airport (CLT) - 107 min drive


  • Chick-Fil-A - 12 min drive
  • Cookout - 13 min drive
  • Starbucks - 12 min drive
  • Come Back Shack - 12 min drive
  • Wendy's - 13 min drive

About this property

Art of Living Retreat Center

3.5-star all-inclusive resort in the mountains
Consider a stay at Art of Living Retreat Center and take advantage of a coffee shop/cafe, a garden, and a playground. Indulge in Ayurvedic treatments, a facial, and a deep-tissue massage at Shankara Ayurveda Spa, the onsite spa. The onsite buffet restaurant, Vegetarian Dining Hall, features vegetarian cuisine. Yoga classes are offered at the gym; other things to do include hiking/biking. In addition to a library and laundry facilities, guests can connect to free in-room WiFi.
Other perks include:
  • Free self parking
  • Buffet breakfast (surcharge), meeting rooms, and a gift shop
  • Coffee/tea in the lobby, a computer station, and smoke-free premises
Room features
All 31 rooms offer comforts such as separate sitting areas, in addition to amenities like free WiFi.
Other conveniences in all rooms include:
  • Heating and fans
  • Bathrooms with shower/tub combinations and free toiletries
  • 32-inch flat-screen TVs with satellite channels
  • Separate sitting areas, refrigerators, and cookware/dishes/utensils

All inclusive details

This resort is all-inclusive. Onsite food and beverages are included in the room price (some restrictions may apply).

Land activities

Fitness facilities





Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected

Social distancing

Contactless check-out
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Temperature checks given to staff
Hand sanitizer provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities


  • Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
  • Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and transportation

  • Free self parking on site
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking available

Food and drink

  • Weekend buffet breakfast available for a fee: USD 12.95 per person
  • A coffee shop/cafe
  • A restaurant
  • Coffee and tea in common areas

Restaurants on site

  • Vegetarian Dining Hall

Things to do

  • Full-service spa
  • Gym
  • Hiking/biking trails
  • Library
  • Playground
  • Steam room
  • Yoga classes

Family friendly

  • In-room refrigerator
  • Laundry facilities
  • Playground


  • Gift shop/newsstand
  • Laundry facilities
  • Limited-hour front desk
  • Water dispenser

Guest services

  • No housekeeping
  • Wedding services

Business services

  • Computer station
  • Conference space
  • Meeting rooms


  • Garden
  • In the mountains
  • Picnic area

Full-service spa

  • Aromatherapy
  • Ayurvedic treatments
  • Deep-tissue massages
  • Facials
  • Hot stone massages
  • Prenatal massages
  • Spa treatment rooms
  • Steam room
  • Swedish massages
  • Thai massages


  • If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please contact the property using the information on the reservation confirmation received after booking.
  • Accessible bathroom available in select rooms
  • In-room accessibility available in select rooms
  • No elevator
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • Wheelchair-accessible parking
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk


  • Banquet hall
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Bedsheets provided


  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower/bathtub combination
  • Towels


  • Flat-screen TV with satellite channels

Food and drink

  • Cookware, dishware, and utensils
  • Refrigerator


  • Desk
  • Fan
  • Free local calls
  • Heating
  • Phone
  • Separate sitting area

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