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Welcome to Venture Retreat!

Serenity, solitude, and personalalized guest service for retreats, meetings, events, and celebrations 

Nestled among ancient redwoods and meadows of wildflowers on 22 acres, south of the San Francisco Bay Area, west of San Jose and Silicon Valley, near Pescadero, California. Venture Retreat offers overnight lodging for up to 41 Guests can also camp or bring their RV’s. Larger guest groups may reserve weekdays for day use events, workshops and seminars.

This peaceful, well-managed retreat center and weekend getaway is popular among personal growth and spiritual groups. The center is an ideal setting for youth groups who gather to explore and appreciate nature.

Yoga and meditation groups, artists and writers retreats enjoy the soulful intimacy of this unique California retreat center. We also welcome weddings and commitment ceremonies, family reunions and other celebrations.

"Venture Retreat is a stand-out among small northern California retreat centers. The efficient and caring staff provides quiet service to groups who choose Venture for their meeting, wedding, retreat, or workshop. Your group receives great value through Venture's reasonable rates and your guests are highly valued by Venture's staff."

— Dawna Foreman, All About Retreats

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