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Omega Institute

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Address: 150 Lake Dr, Rhinebeck, NY 12572-3252
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Vegetarians Delight

While attending a weekend workshop my wife and I are enjoying the best tasting, high quality, locally-produced vegetarian food. Every type of diet is respected and the diversity... read more

Reviewed 5 September 2015
Gerry C
Catonsville, Maryland
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Catonsville, Maryland
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23 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 5 September 2015 via mobile

While attending a weekend workshop my wife and I are enjoying the best tasting, high quality, locally-produced vegetarian food. Every type of diet is respected and the diversity of food offerings is plentiful. Enjoy!

2 Thank Gerry C
Fairfax, Virginia
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 August 2015

I have been to Omega's Rhinebeck campus four times, and the Costa Rica location (Blue Spirit) once and Omega is truly my most favorite place to visit and recharge. It's a simple (dorms, communal dining area, though the Costa Rica location is fancier) but beautiful space which draws amazing teachers in the fields of spirituality (meditation, yoga and workshops on... More 

1 Thank Kirsten L
Montclair, NJ
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23 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2015

While the grounds were breathtaking, beautiful, well organized. I was there for 5 days and just had a hard time in the dining hall breakfast, lunch, dinner (only other option was the cafe which was not included in my workshop purchase like the dining hall was). I just never had the feeling the dishes or silverware were clean, they did... More 

4 Thank BrightandClear
Dallas, Texas
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 August 2015

A dream come true - the inspirational and spiritual mecca that I have always wanted to attend. Immersed in beauty and a Mindfulness Education Conference, I was in heaven.

Thank MysticHeart333
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153 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 August 2015 via mobile

I live nearby and end up spending relaxing time at Omega. The place is beautiful with lush well tended gardens, good healthy food and a lovely beach. They have wonderful classes but as a "Townie" I get to enjoy the place without the high cost.

Thank Hrvnyc
Pepper Pike, Ohio
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51 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 July 2015

I went to Omega Institute having an idea but not really knowing what to expect. The place happened to be nice and clean but super simple. I had been staying in the hotel off premises, as accommodations there were so simple/ borderline not acceptable for my hygienic reasons. Many many people were complaining on rooms with too thin walls... But... More 

Thank Natalie44124
Rhinebeck, New York
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123 reviews
50 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 June 2015

We have gone to four Omega workshops in the last three years. Generally speaking, they are on a very hight level, but they do challenge you. That is, they expect you to put in some effort in order to gain a return. The emphasis is on personal and spiritual growth.The campus is beautiful but hilly. The sleeping accommodations are rough... More 

Thank Allen D
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19 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 June 2015

Went to see Pema Chodron for a weekend. Great staff, terrific food, well run retreat center with simple, clean rooms. I'd definitely recommend this venue.

1 Thank Laura D
Albany, New York
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2014

We were charged $470/person for two nights in a small room with a queen-size bed, stark furnishings, small, dirty bathroom.

5 Thank Joy D
Austin, Texas, USA
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488 reviews
218 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 149 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2014 via mobile

Visiting the Omega Holistic Institute was a wonderful opportunity. The setting is in a beautiful part of Hudson Valley. The trees, flowers, and gardens are visually attractive and one can take slow and reflective strolls.

5 Thank Gloria L

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