Staying at the Center

Onsite accommodation is available for those attending courses or for those who wish to come and take a break. You do not need to attend a course to stay at the center. The center is open to guests throughout the year. Rooms are available subject to availability.

The center offers simple accommodation and home cooked vegetarian meals at reasonable rates. The staff are mostly volunteers committed to providing service to the public to exemplify their Buddhist faith.

    Deluxe Room

    2 people/1 bed (queen)
    Includes a sitting area & desk

    $90 for one person per night / $110 for two people per night

    Single Room

    1 person/1 bed (single or full)




    2 people/1 bed (queen or full)




    2 people/2 beds (single)




    Six people in a room when at full capacity.

    Shared rooms include bunk beds. You are welcome to request a lower bunk, but we cannot guarantee lower bunk availability (especially during large courses).

    $45/night (per person)



    Eight to ten people in a room at full capacity. Bottom sheet and pillow provided.

    Dormitories include bunk beds. You are welcome to request a lower bunk, but we cannot guarantee lower bunk availability (especially during large courses).

    $25/night – Add linens (top sheet, blanket and towel) for a one time additional fee of $5







    Maximum two people (twin beds). No heat, electric or water.


    All rates are per person per night, except where indicated and include a vegetarian, continental-style breakfast.

    Additional community meals are available for purchase when registering. Light snacks are available in the World Peace Cafe during courses and events.

    Discounts are available for long-term stays please inquire when booking.

    Please note: We do not allow pets in our accommodations.

    Check-in time is 3pm; Check-out is 11am.

    Special Needs

    Facilities for disabled guests are available, please inquire for details. If you have any mobility issues or special needs please tell us AT THE TIME OF BOOKING and we will do our best to accommodate you.


    Registration for courses and/or onsite accommodations can be made on the course page. A 25% deposit is required to confirm your registration. The balance is due upon arrival.

    For accommodations at other times (non-course accommodations), please email or call +1 (845) 856-9000.


    Please plan to arrive during office hours (9:00am-1pm, 2pm-5pm Monday-Friday) where possible. Reception opening hours for courses vary; details of which will be included in your registration confirmation. Reception is located in the office on the east side of the Barn – if you enter through the main gates, it will be on your left.

    Off-Site Accommodations

    KMC New York has limited onsite accommodations. Below are some nearby options for offsite accommodations. This list is offered for informational purposes only. We encourage you to research and/or do reference checks for any offsite accommodation before booking.

    Inn the Glen
    7 Sweeney Road, Glen Spey, NY 12737
    A two minute walk to KMC NY

    Tel: 845-468-4247

    Hampton Inn
    122 Westfall Town Dr, Matamoras, PA 18336
    a 25 minute drive to KMC NY
    Tel: (570) 491-5280

    Best Western Inn at Hunts Landing
    120 U.S. 6, Matamoras, PA 18336
    a 25 minute drive to KMC NY
    Tel: (570) 491-2400

    The Stickett Inn
    3380 Route 97, Barryville, NY 12719
    15 minute drive to KMC NY
    Tel: (845) 557-0913

    Mohican Lake Resort
    97 Leers Road, Glen Spey, NY 12737
    A 10 minute drive to KMC NY
    Tel: 845-858-8784

    VRBO options available here.

    AirBnB options are also available here.

    For more local accommodations in Sullivan County visit


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    Contact Us


    (845) 856-9000
    9am-5pm Monday - Friday


    47 Sweeney Rd
    Glen Spey, NY 12737