Camas Open Weeks Costs and Practicalities

Camas prices include accommodation; breakfast, lunch, dinner and all programme sessions

Type of week Nights Adult Reduced
Standard week 5 nights £310 £155
Work week / Nurture the Land 5 nights £210 £105

Prices shown are inclusive of VAT         Deposit for all bookings: 20% (non-refundable)

We know that some people cannot afford these prices. We encourage groups to raise funds to support their own members. The Iona Community has an access fund to help those resident in the UK who would not otherwise be able to come. Subsidies, including towards cost of travel, may be available. We encourage group leaders or individuals to apply for this via the Camas Coordinator.  We want all people to be able to come to Camas, and will offer what support we can.

We offer a 50% reduction to the following UK residents:

  • students in full time education
  • people whose only income is from state benefits or a state pension
  • people paid beneath the real living wage (£9.50/hour)
  • those who are homeless, a refugee or asylum seeker

We offer a 15% reduction to families of four or more. This is included in the prices on our booking system.

If you have a query which is not answered here, please email camasprogramme@iona.org.uk or call 01681 700367

Please consider donating to the Iona Community Access Fund which allows financially disadvantaged people to stay at Iona Abbey or Camas.

Your gift would help to pay for:

£1,000 A week for a family on Iona
£300 A week for a person on Iona
£200 A week for a child on Iona
£100 A week for a person at Camas
£50 A night on Iona
£25 A night at Camas

Environment Week

Join Kathy Galloway and the Camas team to explore what it means to ‘Come Back to Our Senses’ in relationship with our environment and our approach to the climate crisis.

Earth, My Body

Join us for a week of embodiment, creativity, nature connection and reflection. This week is dedicated to remembering the body as sacred, through relationship with the earth. Led by Camas Coordinator and Dance/Movement Therapist, Fiona McFarlane.  

Quietly Wild

Experience the magic of Camas through a week of quiet reflection and nature connection. Led by Iona Community leader Ruth Harvey and outdoor instructor, Nick Austin.

Creative Week

Reinvigorate your creative practice through a mix of guided workshops and free solo creative time in the beautiful nature surrounding of the Camas bay.

Nurture the land – Autumn

Join us at Camas for a week of nurturing our land, whilst nurturing yourself, with a week of simple community living and sharing common tasks together in our abundant organic garden and woodland. This week is available at a discounted rate.

Work Week

Come and join us for a week of fixing and preparing Camas for the season ahead. There are always things to fix around Camas and many hands make light work.

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