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We have a variety of completely furnished rooms available:
Shared room with two twin beds and are $20/night per person.
Private room with queen size beds for $40/ night.
Camping is $5/night per person.
All bathrooms are shared.
Bathrooms & showers are available for campers.


Meals are available for $30/day.
Meals are primarily Mexican/Vegetarian and home cooked.
Our boys sell extra beverages.
The nearest stores are a half hour away.

Travelling to Canelo

Tucson is the closest international airport to Canelo,
although flights to Phoenix are often less expensive.
Shuttle service is available between the two cities ($40 one way)
from Arizona Shuttle Service, (520) 795-6771.
We can arrange transportation from Tucson to Canelo for $20/one way.
Canelo is a 1½ hour drive from Tucson.


Please do not bring any pets with you to Canelo.
We have many animals already on the property.  Thank you.


We offer 20% discounts to additional family members.
There is a 10% discount off the cost of the second workshop or each subsequent workshop taught by Bill and Athena Steen.

Deposits and Payments

To reserve space in the course there is a $100 non-refundable deposit.
The remaining balance is due upon arrival.

Checks and cash are accepted
Paypal payments can be made using the email address:
Paypal credit card payments are accepted for an additional 2.75% charge.