Effective October 29, 2021 in accordance with new guidance from the Monterey County Board of Supervisors, all guests, students, staff, residents, and faculty are required to wear masks in all public indoor spaces on campus if the county is still in high or substantial levels of transmission. This guidance includes people who are vaccinated. Please review our updated COVID safety guidelines.

Frequently Asked Questions
Can I come take a tour and just look around?
How do I get to Esalen? How far is the nearest airport?
What is the road like? Where do I check for road closures?
Can I sleep in my car, RV, or tent?
When can I arrive?
When should I depart?
What is your cancellation policy?
Can I bring my child to Esalen?
What payment methods do you accept?
Will my cell phone work? Is there internet access?
Is there a pharmacy or a doctor on the property?
Can I smoke? What about cannabis?
Can I bring my pet?
Do you have a safe? Where can I keep my valuables?
Will I need a flashlight?
What if I lose something? Is there a lost and found?
Must I get naked? Is Esalen a nudist colony?
 How do I tip my massage therapist?
Is Esalen accessible to disabled people? Do you offer any assistance?