Personalised Private Retreats in the French Pyrenees

Mountain ARC is a non-profit making association called Association Numen.

We try to keep our costs as low as possible.  Please contact us for current rates. 

When you book, you automatically become a member of Association Numen for one year which entitles you to a reduction for any workshops or concerts.  

2018 Prices 

La Roulotte:

300 euros per week or 50 euros per night (3 night minimum)

This price includes:

  • Welcome basket of seasonal produce and homemade jam
  • Sheets, towels and linens
  • Firewood
  • Basic cooking supplies

Basic organic vegan or vegetarian food pack for one week: from 50 euros

One cooked mid-day meal (special diets may be catered to, please inquire prior to your retreat): 17 euros


Stone Barn Studio: 

65 euros per night for two people or 55 euros for 1 (minimum stay of 3 nights)

350 euros per week for a single person on retreat; 400 euros per week for a couple on retreat


All Retreats Can Include (at no additional cost):

  • One hour per day of "Person-Centred Listening"
  • Dietary advice
  • Guided meditation


Additional Services:

Reflexology session: 45 euros for 1 hour

Indian Head Massage:  25 euros for 30 minutes

Transportation each way from Tarascon-sur-Ariège or Saint-Girons - 45 minutes: 30 euros



1.  Contact us by This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or telephone to discuss your retreat.

2.  Mountain ARC will then send you a link to an online Booking Form, which you will need to complete and submit. 

3.  You confirm your reservation by sending a cheque bank transfer for the deposit.



Please pay by cheque in euros or sterling (at the current exchange rate) to Association Numen.  Payment can also be made by bank transfer.  Please contact us for bank details.

A 30% deposit is payable upon confirmation of the booking.  In the event of a cancellation within two weeks of the retreat start date, the deposit will be forfeited.

Final payment is due one week prior to the retreat start date.

Contact Details

Mountain ARC
Ariège Retreat Centre

Judith Brown
Association Numen
Fount de Millé
Boussenac 09320
+33 (0) 534 140 356
+33 (0) 786 122 765

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Where to Find Us

Mountain ARC is located near Massat in the département of Ariège in Southwest France.  

We are 120 km from Toulouse Blagnac Airport and 120  km from Carcassonne Airport.

The nearest train and bus stations are Foix, Tarascon-sur-Ariège or Saint Girons. Transport can be arranged from these locations.