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    Mountain Light Sanctuary

    143 Old Ranger Rd, Barnardsville, NC 28709-9101
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    Traveller (74)
    Room & Suite (13)
    Dining (6)
    • Excellent84%
    • Very good12%
    • Average4%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible0%
    29 Oct 2016
    “Recent Visit”
    15 Jul 2016
    “A Slice of Heaven on Earth”
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Airport Transportation
    Shuttle Bus Service
    Breakfast included
    Room Service
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    Reviewed 30 October 2016

    This was not my first visit but I felt on my most recent visit in September that it was over priced for what's being offered. The showers out side had little drips (only cold water). The Shower indoor was broke and I have no idea...More

    3  Thank Kelly B
    Response from Michael28804, Owner at Mountain Light SanctuaryResponded 31 October 2016

    Thanks for your review. As we have been alerting incoming guests, our water comes from a spring on the hill and this prolonged period we have had in September and October with no rain means little water. The showers aren't actually broken, there just isn't...More

    Reviewed 16 July 2016

    This was my 3rd visit to Mountain Light Sanctuary ( but 1st review) and the name pretty much says it all. A true place to get away from it all, relax, refresh, renew your mind. body and spirit. The grounds are so lovely- and all...More

    Thank Jacqueline C
    Reviewed 14 December 2015

    I went to Mountain Light Sanctuary in August 2015 because the men's group that I belong to (Man Kind Project) sponsored a 3 day retreat. I have always loved being in the mountains and I was so overjoyed when I had the opportunity to be...More

    2  Thank Steven C
    Reviewed 9 November 2015

    I can't begin to tell you what a divine encounter I had with the Mountain Light Sanctuary. I was in desperate need of a personal retreat to seek some guidance about what was next for my life. I just did a google search for "retreat...More

    1  Thank ChristydFike
    Reviewed 5 September 2015

    I had the incredible good fortune to see my original house-sitting plans fall through, and through the Universe's magic, I wound up here. I will endeavor to describe Mountain Light Sanctuary, but the thing that makes it the most special is something you can only...More

    5  Thank G_c_A_12
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    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Free Parking
    • Shuttle Bus Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Price range
    • US$35 - US$75 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Number of rooms
    • 12
    • Location
    • United States >
    • North Carolina >
    • North Carolina Mountains >
    • Barnardsville
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    17 June 2015|
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    Response from Michael28804 | Property representative |
    Hi, Our email is lightweave at america online. Much easier to reach by email than phone.
    Room Tips
    "The Shelters are "roughing it" so if you do not like camping- try the Lodge rooms."
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    "All rooms outside return you to nature!"
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    "Look at photos on the website and ask about them."
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    "If you like living in the outdoors, this is your chance. There are also indoor rooms if you prefer."
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