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Experience Esalen without taking a workshop. A Time To Reflect dates available in Feb & March.


Child Care for Workshop Participants & Esalen Staff

Did you know that Esalen's Gazebo Park School offers experiential daycare as a service to visiting parents and Esalen Staff?

Gazebo Park School operates Monday - Friday from 9AM - 4:30PM, offering children ages 1 to 6 years the opportunity for full immersion in the natural world through our rich child-centered park environment.

Activities include planting, harvesting, eating, and composting fruits and vegetables, exploring nature, caring for animals, art projects, cooking, storytelling, and dramatic play.

Daycare Rates for Parents Enrolled in Esalen Workshops

Half Day Rate Full Day Rate Weekly Rate Monthly Rates
$75 $150 $500 for full days or $250 for half days. Local monthly rates are offered on a sliding scale based on income.

There is a 20% discount for workshop leaders and siblings.

To reserve your spot, call the Gazebo Park School at 831-667-3026 or email Please be patient with us as we are outside in the park all day and will get back to you as soon as we can.


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