Hope Springs is a 501c3 Not for Profit Retreat Center in Ohio's Southern Appalachian foothills providing intentional space for mindful, creative and healthy private group retreats. Hope Springs also sponsors profoundly transformational workshops on topics which include women's issues, empowered leadership, and personal growth.

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The Hope Springs Institute - nestled in the Appalachian foothills, just a 1-2 hour drive from Cincinnati, Columbus, Dayton, Huntington and Charleston - is the ideal location to reflect, relax and renew.  Hope Springs abuts 100+ acres owned by the Arc of Appalachia, allowing visitors to enjoy 130-acres of pristine wilderness.

A 510c3 non-profit retreat center, Hope Springs offers functional space and accommodations for private group retreats, meetings and corporate events.  Hope Springs also sponsors transformational programming on topics including empowered leadership and personal growth.

Living Space

Our Property

Catering Facility


All-Inclusive Retreats


Monday – Thursday AM

Thursday PM – Sunday

Minimum attendees



Daily cost per person



Deposit to hold date (non-refundable)



Payment balance

Half of remaining fee due at booking. Balance due 90 days prior to event.


Cost includes 3 vegetarian meals/day. $5 additional pp/pd for non-vegetarian


A la Carte - Day Rental

Self-Managed Retreat


Register your retreat at Hope Springs Monday through Wednesday at the rate of $85 per person per night, a $40 discount off of our weekend rate! Not valid with any other offer.

Call 937-587-2602 or e-mail info@hopespringsinstitute.org
to reserve your date


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Featured Retreats & Programs


Hope Springs Institute: 

Enter the Quiet Silent Retreat for Women & Men

Enter the Quiet

October 9 - October 11, 2015
In our busy lives, we rarely experience an extended period of quiet… of simply Being. For this weekend retreat, we create a space of Quietness for ourselves in the midst of community. We commit to ourselves and to each other our support, respect and presence. As we let go of speaking, we experience our connections to ourselves, to nature, and to one another in a completely different way. Read More

Autumn's Pause: A Fall SoulCollage® Retreat for Women

Soul Collage

November 5-8, 2015
When you find yourself in need of the healing power of time and space where you can rediscover your connection to your center, your spark, and the natural rhythms of your life.  That's when the time is right for the soul-tending and radical self-care of Autumn's Pause, a SoulCollage ® retreat for women. Read More

Hope Springs Institute:

Women's Winter Retreat - Nurturing Mind, Body & Spirit

Winter Rest Retreat

December 4 - 6, 2015
Come to Hope Springs to relax and restore your energy as we move into the Winter Holidays.  This retreat is designed for you to choose what you want, what you need, to be your healthiest self.  Women's Wnter Retreat offers time and space to practice self care, to relax, to rest and to have fun.  The perfect holiday gift to give yourself.    Read More



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