Bringing a group on retreat

Are you looking for a place to bring a group of people on retreat? Epiphany House, based in Truro in the heart of Cornwall, could be the place for you. Let our friendly, hospitable staff and excellent catering team take care of your guests so that you have time and space to enjoy being on retreat. Step aside from your daily life into the peace and tranquillity of Epiphany House, as you encourage your guests to take some time out to meet with God and be refreshed and renewed in his presence.

Epiphany House is an historic, comfortable and peaceful house set in lovely gardens. The House is easily accessible from Truro city centre and from the A30, and has free parking for up to 45 cars.

Welcoming meeting spaces
Single, double and twin bedrooms
Excellent home-cooked food

Meeting spaces

We have meeting rooms to suit different sizes of group and activities. The Godrevy room is large with a wooden floor and a PA system and is ideal for larger conferences or for craft activities that need plenty of space.

The Trevose room, pictured to above, is light and comfortable and makes a great place to meet for prayer and  conversation. Alternatively, set up more formally with chairs as shown, or with chairs and tables, it can be used for teaching, meetings, workshops or as a break-out space for  larger events.

Read more about our conference facilities here.

Overnight accommodation

We have 8 ensuite guest bedrooms that can accommodate up to 14 people.

As a retreat house we have some bedrooms without wi-fi access to encourage our guests to take a break from their daily life. There is free wi-fi in some bedrooms and throughout the downstairs meeting rooms, so there’s always a place that you can go when you need to connect online.

Read more about our overnight accommodation here.

Prayer and worship

The chapel and prayer room, both on the first floor, can be made available throughout your retreat for worship and prayer. The Chapel seats up to 45 people for services but can be made into a more intimate space for smaller groups. The prayer room (named after the Cornish saint, St Piran) is ideal for individual prayer and for small groups.

Epiphany House is an ecumenical Christian foundation and your guests are welcome to join in with our regular services. We hold a eucharist service at 12 noon on Tuesdays.

Excellent food

Our catering team have a well-deserved reputation for delicious, home-cooked meals. Groups of 8 or more people can either choose either a hot breakfast or a self-service continental style breakfast, add a packed lunch or a two-course hot meal, and finish off the day with a delicious two or three course dinner.

We cater for vegetarians and will do our best to cater for medically essential dietary requirements such as nut, dairy, wheat and gluten allergies. Hot drinks are always available throughout the day; add pastries or delicious home-made cakes if you want to really treat your guests!

We do not offer self-catering for group retreat bookings and you won’t need to help serve or wash up dishes after your meal – we enjoy looking after you and giving you space and time to make the most of your stay with us.

Get in touch

If it sounds like we could be the place for your group, do get in touch and we can provide a quote tailored to your specific requirements.