Commuting to Menla Menla offers discounted rates to those not staying on the property during select Tibet House US programs. Please see Tibet House US programs offering commuter options.
Camping at Menla: Nestled along side Pantherkill Stream Menla offers raised camping platforms & simply appointed tent cabins during select Tibet House US programs (weather permitting) and as an option for your guests when designing your next group rental. Please see event listings for Tibet House US programs with camping options. Tent Space: *Please note that tent platforms are booked on a first come, first serve basis. Tent Cabin: *Tent Cabin accommodations are based on program availability.
Cuisine Menla’s wellness cuisine is centered around serving fresh, delicious and healing foods. We source primarily from local farms with an eye toward seasonal and organic fruits, vegetables, grains, and legumes. We also receive a wonderful bounty from our on-site organic garden throughout the year. Our Executive Chef, Charles Goodall, loves to explore the fantastic flavors of various regional cuisines through their use of different ingredients, particularly herbs and spices. He and the kitchen team create combination of traditional and modern dishes that showcase what the Hudson Valley has to offer in a delicious and healing way. Most
Accommodations Upon arriving at Menla, you enter into a natural paradise. Our accommodations are extremely comfortable, and the décor is accented with a touch of Tibet. Guests can choose from a variety of different rooms, from our deluxe private suites to shared housing. We can easily accommodate groups of up to 125 guests. Attend one of our signature programs or simply come as an individual for one of our R&R weekend getaways. Included are three delicious gourmet vegetarian meals a day, which you will enjoy throughout your stay. Deluxe In our deluxe rooms, you are surrounded by forest and
Eva’s House Set next to the Conference Center below a grove of trees is historic Eva’s House, a charming one-story house that can sleep 6-7 people. Adjacent to the living room is a sleeping alcove with a sofabed and a curtain for privacy. This house is ideal for a small family or group of friends who want to stay together in one location and have the convenience of total privacy. Standard Single Room Queen bed Cotton linens and towels Shared bathroom with two-person bathtub Signature Menla hand and face soap Dresser Individually controlled thermostat Standard Triple Room Three twin beds
Eagle Adjacent to Dragon is a two-story house that sleeps up to 10 people comfortably. Downstairs is a spacious 550-square-foot meeting room. This room can alternatively be used as a double bedroom, as it also has two twin beds. Standard Single Room Twin bed Cotton linens and towels Shared bathroom Signature Menla hand and face soap Dresser Individually controlled thermostat Standard Double Rooms Two twin beds Cotton linens and towels Shared bathroom Signature Menla hand and face soap Closet and dresser Standard Triple Room Twin bunk beds plus twin bed Cotton linens and towels Shared bathroom (with jet bathtub) Signature
Dragon Dragon is located next door to Snow Lion, and groups around 20 people in number often book the two houses together due to their proximity. It is a two-story house with a sundeck and can sleep up to 11 people comfortably. Downstairs is a spacious 480-square-foot meeting room with a table, chairs, and two couches. This room can alternatively be used as a double bedroom, as it also has two twin beds separated by a curtain. Standard Single Room Twin bed Cotton linens and towels Shared bathroom Signature Menla hand and face soap Dresser Individually controlled thermostat Standard Double Rooms
Snow Lion Snow Lion is a beautiful two-story house with an elegant 360-square-foot living and dining room with many large windows and a cathedral ceiling that make it perfect for recreation or for meetings of 10-20 people. Relax on the large upstairs sundeck and enjoy one of the best night sky views at Menla. Snow Lion can sleep 10 people comfortably and was the Dalai Lama’s private house when he visited in 2006. Standard Single Rooms Twin bed Cotton linens and towels Two shared bathrooms (one with jet bathtub) Signature Menla hand and face soap Dresser Individually controlled thermostat Standard Double
Panther Cottage Set directly above the stream, Panther Cottage is a small two-room building perfect for couples or friends who want to have private accommodations next to one another. The soothing sound of the Pantherkill stream just below the bay windows lends a unique charm to this cottage. Premium Single Rooms Queen bed Organic linens and towels Shared bathroom (with adjacent queen room) Signature Menla hand and face soap Desk Dresser Individually controlled thermostat
Gangtok Cottage Named after the capital of Sikkim, Gangtok Cottage (formerly Orchard Cottage) is a one-story building with four completely separate bedrooms, each with a separate entrance and private bathroon, set in a small field between an old apple orchard and our Vintage Barn. Premium Single Rooms Queen bed Organic linens and towels Private bathroom Signature Menla hand and face soap Desk Closet and dresser Individually controlled thermostat