Malibu, California

Malibu, California

Dec. 27, 2019 – Jan. 1, 2020

Located in the hills above the beaches of Malibu, California, Serra Retreat Center covers 26 acres of flowering gardens and hiking trails with mountain top stillness. A serene getaway with proximity to Santa Monica and Los Angeles. Exceptional conference facilities that include meeting rooms that over look the blue Pacific, gift and book shop, and a lovely dining room that caters excellent meals, both vegetarian and non-vegetarian.


This year we’re continuing to charge tuition using a sliding scale based on personal income. We want to ensure that our courses are accessible to people with diverse means. When you register, please choose the lower, medium or higher tuition for the Malibu retreat, based on your personal income. Which tuition level you choose is purely your choice, based on your perceived income level and your ability to pay. If you want to ensure your booking at the current price please book soon. Early Bird Registration ends on December 1st, 2019 after which the price goes up by $100.

Rates (Self-selected sliding scale)

Registration fees are all-inclusive, covering classes, facilities use, and 3 private lessons during the retreat.
All lodging also includes three meals a day.
Commuter rates include one meal. Additional meals are available for $15 each, ala carte.

Early Registration
(by Dec 1)


Late Registration
(After Dec 1)

Rate Level
Early Tuition Only Meals & Lodging/Day use
Late Tuition Only Total
Shared room
Basic Tuition $1095 + $575
includes shared room, 3 daily
meals & lodging
 $1670 $1195 $1770
Medium Tuition $1195  $1770 $1295 $1870
Higher Tuition $1345  $1920 $1345 $2020
Single room Basic Tuition $1095 + $775
includes single room, 3 daily
meals & lodging
 $1870 $1095 $1970
Medium Tuition $1195  $1970 $1195 $2070
Higher Tuition $1345  $2120 $1345 $2220
(day use fee – includes one meal)
Basic Tuition $1095  + $225
includes facility use fee + 1 meal/day.
 $1320 $1095 $1420
Medium Tuition $1195  $1420 $1195 $1520
Higher Tuition $1345  $1570 $1345 $1670
Discounts Offered  $200 Tuition Discount for full-time students. (Student discount applies to students in a 3 year teacher training program, a college or university, or a high school)
$200 Tuition Discount for attendees of an ATW retreat in the past year.

Please register below. If you’d like to register by phone or have any questions about the retreat, Please call the registrar at 616-635-5643 or 800-295-9296 .  See you there !

  • Select Options
  • Confirm Options
  • Checkout
  • Receipt
  • Questionnaire

Select Options

December 27, 2018 – January 1, 2019