Our very own rural retreat centre

Arte dell' Anima accommodation offers the area of freedom for your personal and professional development

Experience the warm atmosphere of our specialised Centre for Retreats with 4D-System Therapy® & Coaching.


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Here you will find all the Comfort, Space and the Privacy you need to get the best results from your personal or professional retreat with one-to-one senior therapy and coaching.

The name Arte dell' Anima is about the of Art of Living and connecting to a complex world. 

We have worked for 35  jaar with people who are momentarily stagnating in their lives, relationships or work. Since 2008, our renovated accommodation has been the inspiring place where we like to welcome you

A therapeutic resort, which integrates tailormade coaching and therapy with an all-inclusive retreat.

Purity, comfort and inspiration.

During our Systemic Retreats, you stay a few days in the personal and warm atmosphere of our retreats accomodation. That part of our overall concept offers you the space, comfort and privacy to work on your goals in peace and quiet.

Spacious rooms with private facilities

The enthusiasm with which we ourselves renovated and decorated our coaching centre is reflected in the look of the buildings, gardens and farmyard. This allows you to experience Next Level development in a secure relaxed environment.

Our guesthouse rooms situated in the front part of our authentic farmhouse are spacious, quiet and comfortable and equipped with private bathrooms and toilets. Wifi connection is available.

The Spacious Apartments guarantee you the special Peace, Room and Privacy you need for an individual, professional or relationship retreat


Imagine yourself in Italy for a moment

The Venetian Residence consists of a stylishly decorated lounge-bedroom with many authentic details and a dining kitchen . The total area is 60m2. You overlook the beautifull Borgerswold recreation park. 


spacious and quiet rooms

Experience the atmosphere of an authentic farmhouse

View over the beautifull recreational park "Borgerswold"

The Rustic Loft Apartment

spacious and quiet rooms

Experience the atmosphere of an authentic farmhouse

A spacious Private Bathroom

View over the beautifull recreational park "Borgerswold"

The Rustic Loft Apartment.

Feel at home in the pleasant atmosphere

This loft apartment consists of a cosy bedroom-sitting room, a separate kitchen, and a large bathroom with shower and toilet. Also here you have spacious view over the park. The total area is 60m2.

De Groene TuinKamer

Relax in our Green Garden Room

In the Green Garden Room you will find a stylishly decorated sitting-bedroom with many authentic details and a very spacious bathroom. You overlook the big garden populated with many species of birds

The Green Garden Room

The Spacious Bathroom

A lovely lounge-bedroom

You step straight into the garden

In our large lounge and dining room, your stay will be fully catered with delicious organic and vegetarian meals

Organic meals that leave you energised

We believe in healthy fresh meals

Ewoud and Marian are convinced believers when it comes to healthy meals that support your energy. This is why we pay special attention to the cooking process during our Retreats

A varied breakfast, lunch and dinner are part of your Retreat

Healthy meals

The ambiance in the Working Areas, where the extensive Sessions take place, is both inviting and embracing.

The Coach House

The freestanding coach house overlooks the beautiful field.

A quiet and inviting Practice Area to get started with your question or objective

Our conference and groups facility

At 90 m2, this group, therapy and meeting room space is suitable for various purposes. And can also be rented by external coaches and trainers separately.

The historic Study Room

The historic study room is very well suited as a practice room and living space.

It is located in the front house and has a fantastic authentic atmosphere.

The Atelier

The studio can be available to our creative guests during a Retreat if desired by mutual agreement. Painting and drawing materials are available.

Our garden offers many places to relax, contemplate and rest

Discover the beautiful Groningen countryside or enjoy the cultural city of Groningen

Things to do in the surrounding area

The rural area offers many beautiful panoramic views. Arte dell' Anima is located not far from the beautiful nature reserve called De Drentsche AA.  You can also consider to visit the thermal baths and sauna's at the beautiful welness resort Thermen Bad Nieuwenschans. Ewoud and Marian are happy to inform you about the many possibilities to make your stay tailormade to your desires.

Relax or reminisce in the gazebo

Our bird and butterfly garden is well attended

Panoramic views of the fields

Meeting of pheasant and crow


The VVV Groningen website gives you a very good impression of what you can experience do and see in this beautiful province during your retreat

Thermen Bad Nieuweschans

Spa treatments, relaxation and healthy enjoyment in the thermal baths and beautiful sauna complex

Burnout Retreat

Again moving ahead by briefly standing still. Say goodbye to your burnout blueprint and again experience the feeling of Space, Energy and Freedom

Personal Retreat

This retreat for creative, and venturesome people will help you live authentically and overcome old Hindering patterns

Grief & Loss Retreat

If the feeling of Grief & loss is only growing and it is difficult or impossible to move forward you might consider professional help, also after many years

Couples Retreat

Spending three days as a welcome guest of the senior experts in solving relationship problems will certainly help your relationship to move a big step forward.

Are you interested in our retreats, or do you have a personal question? We are happy to respond to them. Send a whats-app message to Arte dell' Anima. Ewoud Dekker will get back to you as soon as possible.