Welcome to the House of Life

House of Life

The House of Life is a hotel and healing centre in Abydos, Egypt. Our hotel offers rooms and is a perfect accommodation for tourists, a groups stay, courses, conferences and weddings. Our healing centre offers healing programs, courses and spiritual retreats. The House of Life is a ideal base for visiting the Sety I temple and the other archaeological sites in Abydos.

charming hotel in Abydos


Hotel House of Life is a charming accommodation in the village of Abydos, Egypt, Sohag. The hotel offers a comfortable stay for those who want to visit the archaeological sites of Egypt or who're looking for a relaxing holiday, a spiritual retreat, a spiritual experience or a simple overnight stay during a business trip.Read more about our Hotel

Timeless knowledge

Healing Centre

The House of Life Healing Centre is a centre for healing and education. The ancient Egyptians had extensive knowledge of medicinal herbs. They were also familiar with the qualities of etheric oils. The House of Life Healing Centre applies this timeless knowledge in its treatments and cures.

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Omm Sety's love for Abydos. Horus & Aset telling their story 

The legacy of the legendary Omm Sety 

What makes the House of Life so unique is that it is built on the ideas of the legendary Dorothy Eady. Known in Abydos as Omm Sety. It was her wish to recreate a House of Life in Abydos in which ancient Egyptian medical knowledge could be documented, taught, practiced and remembered again.

Please listen and watch this special short documentary in which Horus from Abydos and the Dutch musictherapist Yvon Taken (Aset) telling their story how the House of Life became a reality. 

'Omm Sety's love for Abyos. Horus & Aset telling their story'

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the rich history of Egypt

The temple of Sety I

The House of Life Hotel is located a stone’s throw away from the Sety I temple. The temple Omm Sety loved so deeply. It is one of the most significant, intriguing and well-preserved temples of Ancient Egypt. The temple is dedicated to Osiris and was built in the 19th dynasty by Pharaoh Sety I and completed by his son Pharaoh Ramses II. In the worship of the Osiris cult, Abydos was one of the major pilgrimage sites of Egypt. A pilgrimage every Egyptian hoped to accomplish once in his/her life.

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Abydos holy City of ancient Egypt 

Spiritual Pilgrimage

The beautiful temple of Sety I and the rich historical sites of Abydos make a visit to Abydos a very valuable experience and a reason to make a modern pilgrimage to this holy ancient city. The House of Life is a place where your spirituality can be develop. If you have the feeling you lost your path of Life? Come to Abydos. The temple will heal you and will show you your direction of life. 

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learn about ancient egyptian healing

Course Ancient Egyptian Healing

The House of Life is a place for education and offers the course Ancient Egyptian Healing. This course trains you to understand the way priests and priestesses of Ancient Egypt understood illness and how they treated it in their specific ways.

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The spiritual Healing Programs of the House of Life 

Hathor Healing Programs

The House of Life Healing Centre offers spiritual healing programs like the Hathor Healing retreat, sand healing treatment and the hathor song retreat. The programs include a stay in the House of Life in Abydos and treatments based on ancient Egyptian healing.

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Sand Healing Treatment

Hathor Healing Retreat

Hathor Song Retreat

Egypt, Roots of the Goddess

Hathor Healing Voice Retreat

Wisdom Teachings of Omm Sety Retreat

The Relaxation Retreat

Week of worldwide exchanges

House of Life Healing Conference

The House of Life Healing Conference is an anual event that takes place in March or April. It is a week of worldwide encounters and exchanges in the House of Life in Abydos. For every person interested in ancient Egyptian healing this will be an ultimate opportunity to meet each other, to gain knowledge and to share knowledge.

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Building Rainbow bridges

Foundation House of Life Abydos

The aim of the Foundation House of Life Abydos is to build rainbow bridges between the world and Egypt. It is an independent organization that supports social and cultural projects in the village of Abydos. It funds several aid projects for the benefit of the people of Abydos.

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Prices & Currency

Prices are in US Dollar. It's also possible to pay with Euros or Egyptian Pounds. Please fill in the booking form. The price in euros will be calculated and appear. We use the exchange rate of the dollar to the euro as it is at the moment we receive your booking request.

Prices peak season: October 1th 2021 until May 1th 2022 in dollar: 

Single room

Price per person per night:
Bed & Breakfast: $ 92
Half board: $ 97
Full Board: $ 105 

Double room

Price for 2 persons per night:
Bed & Breakfast: $ 129
Half board: $ 147
Full Board: $ 165  

Prices low season May 1th 2021 until October 1 th 2021 in dollar: 

Single room

Price per person per night:
Bed & Breakfast: $ 75
Half board: $ 80
Full Board: $ 88

Double room

Price for 2 persons per night:
Bed & Breakfast: $ 104
Half board: $ 122
Full Board: $ 140  

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Important note 

We would like to draw your attention to the fact that only bookings made through this website or made by sending an email to booking@houseoflife.info or contacting the reception of the House of Life are lawful and represent current prices. Bookings made by Mr. Hans Meihuizen through the website www.houseoflifeabydos.com or the facebookpage 'houseoflifeabydosegypt' or any other booking websites arranged by Mr. Meihuizen under the name House of Life Abydos, are not valid and will not be included by us in the bookings and will therefore not be settled by us.

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