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transformative experience

This was my first time at Omega and I attended a R& R getaway, an energy psychology workshop and... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2018
disha_11
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Amazing experience! Beautiful energy.

I was at Omega for the first time for a weekend workshop and it was incredible. The setting is... read more

Reviewed 2 August 2018
AMcPhee
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Fredericton, New Brunswick, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I was an outlier here - signed up for an excellent painting workshop, but not overnighting on campus. Guests and staff could not have been friendlier or more relaxed and relaxing, but for an omnivore, the food was a challenge. Worse still was the incredibly...More

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Reviewed 16 August 2018

I am an omnivore and I felt extremely deprived here. They require you to pay up front to use their compound on top of the cost of your course fee. They are very friendly to the gluten free, vegetarian, and vegan life styles but not...More

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Reviewed 10 August 2018

This was my first time at Omega and I attended a R& R getaway, an energy psychology workshop and Donna Eden energy workshop. There was a very good mix of work and relaxation. Kindness to one another is a culture at Omega and the people...More

1  Thank disha_11
Reviewed 2 August 2018

I was at Omega for the first time for a weekend workshop and it was incredible. The setting is beautiful (meandering pathways, lake, trees, flowers ... well groomed, but natural at the same time). Buildings are sweet (dining hall, café, main hall, sanctuary, bookstore and...More

Thank AMcPhee
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

This was my first experience at Omega. I attended a weekend retreat. I stayed off campus but had all my meals on-site. Food-wise it was like a detox. I had no sugar, alcohol, or bread (although it was available.) The meals in the dining room...More

1  Thank Meg S
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

First time ever visiting Omega and I was not disappointed. Omega is exactly what I expected a beautiful humbled retreat where one can go to escape the noise and distractuons of everyday life. My husband and I did not stay on the grounds since we...More

Thank Danielle B
Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

I did a workshop over a 5 day period and had the pleasure of staying on site in one of their cabins. The accommodation on offer is very simple, no luxuries. Meals are well presented and they cater for vegetarians and vegans. The occasional chicken...More

Thank KeRa N
Reviewed 2 July 2018

I had never been to Omega and came for a workshop I found about on Twitter. Based on this first experience, this will not be my last time at Omega. A top-notch workshop and instructor, surrounded by a serene setting and a very friendly staff....More

Thank TinaDreamer99
Reviewed 24 May 2018

I attended a 5-day workshop here and met some wonderful people. The energy of this place is wonderful. I really loved it. If I lived close by I would come here quite often. The only couple of reasons I don't give them 5 stars is...More

2  Thank ask_away68
Reviewed 13 December 2017

I came to the Omega Institute to see John of God. It was quite the experience and my first time at Omega. I loved the grounds, the gardens, the temple, the shops and library. John of God was amazing and so was the food. Fresh...More

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Mia S
19 September 2018|
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Response from KeRa N | Reviewed this property |
Hi there I really enjoyed the workshop. Not sure if you are staying at Omega? If so, the accommodation is very basic and the food is the same, vegetarian everyday. There is coffee, water and juice, no deserts, with every... More
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Naomi B
2 July 2018|
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Response from TinaDreamer99 | Reviewed this property |
Great question. Unfortunately, I don’t have an answer to that one. I was one of the few that stayed off campus for my workshop. I don’t know if this is at all helpful, but as soon as I walked in the door, there were several... More
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dasani2
14 May 2018|
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I am soon to attend workshops for the third time at Omega. Dorm rooms have a h high shelf, with rod and a few wire hangers underneath. Bug, rain, and sun protection are highly recommended.
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