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Sewall House Yoga Retreat

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1027 Crystal Road, Box 254, Island Falls, ME 04747
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Sewall House Yoga Retreat
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Chicago, Illinois
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

For my first solo vacation I knew I wanted to do something that would involve personal growth. I had always enjoyed doing yoga but I wanted to learn more about the spiritual side of the practice. Donna certainly delivered in guiding me through meditations, mantras and asanas that deepened my understanding. It opened my mind and heart. Through each practice... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I just returned from my 5th visit to Sewall House. Each time has been a wonderfully different experience. I first went because I desperately needed a vacation that I could easily take by myself from Boston. I’ve returned several times because of the people I’ve met there and the inspiring life lessons I take home each time. The chance to... More

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Tampa, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

This was my first solo trip and I couldn't have picked a better place to go! Donna, the owner and yoga instructor, is an amazing woman who truly cares about her guests and staff (and pets). I'm from Florida where the summers are humid and full of thunderstorms-- but the weather in Island Falls during August is absolutely beautiful! If... More

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Hightstown, NJ
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

I have visited Sewall House many times and each has been a unique experience. The one consistent thread through all my visits has been Donna's commitment to creating a space where guests can rest, renew and recharge. The setting is a beautiful historic home nestled in the heart of a quaint, rustic town. The healthy vegetarian food is delicious and... More

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Augusta, Maine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Based on other tripadvisor reviews, I booked trip here with my mother for an August weekend retreat. Donna and her staff did a wonderful job of ensuring we had a restful yet personally expansive experience. Donna's decades of yoga teaching and practice as well as her dynamic personality shone. The Sewall House location in Northern Maine offers a slower pace... More

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rockland maine
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Very comfortable family style atmosphere- Donna and staff(Stehen and Nadja) go above and beyond to accommodate guests - Donna is a wonderful yoga instructor- knowledgeable, warm, open hearted. Food is vegetarian but not standard vegetarian fare- excellent. Went for a leisurely yoga oriented weekend with daughter-quality time together and this met our expectations .

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7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

A week ago, this over- travelled wanderer finally made it to Maine: first to the summer season in Bar Harbor, and then, a few hours away, on a much needed side trip to Island Falls, Maine. The town is celebrating Summerfest; blueberry/ raspberry season in full swing. For many years I have wanted to visit Sewall House, but never quite... More

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Mons, Belgium
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

I sent three weeks at Sewall House in June 2014. I wanted to experience the life of a real yogi and I can say 'check' with success. The food was very healthy and delicious. However, I am not a vegetarian and it became hard after 10 days... Donna took us several times on the lake and hike. We had a... More

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Goffstown, New Hampshire
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

Sewall House was an absolute delight that well-exceeded the expectations that we had for a little getaway retreat where we would practice some yoga, eat healthful vegetarian meals, and have some quality time together as a couple. We selected Sewall House as a way to mark and celebrate the completion of my certification as a Culinary Nutrition Expert (CNE) through... More

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New York City, New York
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7 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Sewall House is an old, historic, classically New England home that is now a yoga retreat center. Though it is filled with yoga books and wisdom, it has not been converted into a New Age palace. It retains all of the quirks of a (large) private home filled with history and tradition - yet, because it is a yoga retreat... More

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Additional Information about Sewall House Yoga Retreat

Address: 1027 Crystal Road, Box 254, Island Falls, ME 04747
Location: United States > Maine > Island Falls
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Also Known As:
Sewall House Yoga Retreat Island Falls, Maine

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