Our new ensuite bedrooms are now available to book (without catering) as they have external access and are therefore ‘self-contained.’ For more information about our new rooms please visit our Accommodation page.
We are also able to host ‘essential’ and permitted meetings and have full precautions and measures in place. You will find more information about the rooms available on our Conference Facilities page.
We are looking forward to being able to open more fully, all being well, on May 17th, when we will be able to welcome people back into the House and offer some refreshment. This means we can begin to take bookings for personal retreats and quiet days and we are beginning to plan some organised retreats and quiet days.
To ensure your safe visit we have procedures in place to keep you and our staff healthy.
We will meet you wearing a face mask and to ask you to wear a face mask at all times (unless you are exempt due to health issues), complete a temperature check and suggest you use the sanitiser provided before we guide you to your meeting place.
All meeting rooms have socially distanced seating with appropriate ventilation provided.
A one way system has been organized throughout the house and regular cleaning will be made on all toilet facilities throughout the day.
Please always wear your mask when moving around the property.
Please try and keep at least one meter apart from other guests and the Epiphany House Team members at all times.
We have introduced extra cleaning and disinfecting schedules.
If you have any questions or suggestions, just let us know.
We hope you experience a safe and comfortable visit.
Welcome to Epiphany House
Epiphany House on the outskirts of Truro, is a haven of peace in the heart of Cornwall.
Our beautiful historic house sits within spacious, well-kept gardens which look out from Kenwyn over the edge of the cathedral city to the fields near Idless Woods. The house combines comfort with elegance and has a wonderful, peaceful atmosphere.
Formerly the Bishop’s Palace and the home of the Sisters of the Community of the Epiphany, the house is now run by a charitable Trust as a conference and retreat centre. We look forward to providing our excellent hospitality for conferences, meetings, weddings and other celebrations as soon as government Covid guidelines allow them to resume.
Our house programme of retreats and quiet days will be open to all. We will also welcome those seeking space for rest and reflection outside of our retreat programme.We are opening slowly and have limited opening but please contact us at email@example.com with your requirements. If you are interested in our retreat programme or visiting, please sign up to our newsletter below to find out when we are able to re-open and in what capacity.
The house is a short (15 minute) walk from the centre of Truro, a 5 minute taxi ride from the railway station and easy access to the A30 if driving.
Spacious, flexible meeting room hire for conferences, business meetings, AGMs, training courses and away-days. A choice of refreshments may be served throughout the day if so required. We are ideally located for meetings on the outskirts of Truro with plenty of free parking on site.
Step aside from a busy life and spend time with God. We offer a programme of Christian retreats and quiet days and also welcome those seeking space for individual reflection on a personal retreat or wanting spiritual direction.
Celebrate your wedding, birthday, anniversary parties and annual dinners in our comfortable, beautiful function rooms. We offer excellent catering with a wide choice of menu to cover all tastes, generous parking, overnight accommodation and a dedicated staff team to help your event to run smoothly.
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