Overnight Lodging and Meals

Please call 828-531-9945 or email reservations@mountsoma.org if you have any questions or wish to make reservations.

Mount Soma provides various accommodations for those who want to take advantage of its beauty and power for more than a day. It is an opportunity to stay at a spiritual retreat center, alive with the Transcendent, near Hanuman Park, Mahanandi and the powerful vibrations of Sri Somesvara Temple. To make the most of your trip, please check the Schedule of Events to coordinate it with the different activities offered at the Temple and Visitor Center.

Room Availability

All Cottages and Student Union Dorm rooms are available 7 days a week. Breakfast and all taxes are included in the room price.

Cafeteria Dining

A full Indian buffet (vegetarian, with no garlic or onion) is available on Saturday, Sunday and holidays from 12:30 to 6:00 pm on Saturdays and from 12:30 to 4:00 pm on Sundays and Holidays. Price is $12 for adults and $6 for children. Hours may vary depending on demand on any given day.

If you are lodging during the week, Lunch and Dinner meals will be available for your group upon advance notification. Price is $12.00 for adults and $6.00 for children. (Breakfast is included).

Dining Availability without Lodging Reservations on Weekdays (Monday through Friday). 

If you wish to visit Mount Soma and Sri Somesvara Temple on a weekday and would like to stay for lunch,  please call 1 day prior to your visit – 828-531-9945 to make dining reservations.

Cottage Suites

  • Cottage Suites are two rooms, and sleep 4-5 persons
  • Queen bed in private bedroom, and 2 or 3 twin beds in common family room
  • Microwave, refrigerator and Wi-Fi
  • One private bathroom with tub/shower
  • Balcony with mountain view on some floors
Mount Soma Cottages

Mount Soma Cottages

Cottage Interior

Sample Cottage Interior

The Student Union Building

Ashram-style rooms offer an economical overnight option, with shared bathroom in hallway:

  • Family Room – sleeps 3-6 persons (some rooms have bunk beds)
  • King bedroom – sleeps 2 persons
  • Two twin beds – sleeps 2 persons

The Student Union has a large deck to relax and enjoy the sunrise or the gorgeous mountain views any time of day. Meals are served in the dining area and the fireplace is a wonderful place to congregate.

The Student Union

The Student Union Building

Sample Student Union Lodging

Please call 828-531-9945 or email reservations@mountsoma.org if you have any questions or wish to make reservations.

Please note: It is not possible to include all information on this website. Therefore, we suggest guests clarify information when communicating with the reservations department.