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 and a groups stay. 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.Click on: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. Click on:

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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. Click on: 

'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. Click on:

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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. Click on:

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learn about ancient egyptian healing

Three weeks Course Ancient Egyptian Healing 

The House of Life is a place for education and offers since 2009 the three weeks 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. Click on:

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a new opportinity 

Ten days intense Course Ancient Egyptian Healing

Times change, circumstances change, your way of working changes and people develop. That is why there is a new opportunity to follow the Ancient Egyptian Healing Course in the House of Life. Not the extensive three-week stay with a travel program in Egypt and the House of Life, but an intensive ten-day stay in the House of Life.
During this intensive ten-day period you will work on your own process, we and the Sety I temple will work with you, you will undergo the rituals that are part of the Ancient Egyptian Healing Course and you will conclude with the all-important initiation. 

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The spiritual Healing Programs of the House of Life 

Hathor Healing Programs

The House of Life Healing Centre offers besides the three weeks Course Ancient Egyptian Healing also other spiritual healing programs. The programs includes a travel program, a stay in the House of Life in Abydos and treatments based on ancient Egyptian healing.

Here is an overview of all our programs: Please click on the programs to read more about the:

Three Weeks Course Ancient Egyptian Healing

Hathor Healing Voice Retreat

Hathor Healing Retreat

Egypt, Roots of the Goddess

Hathor Culture Journey 

The Relaxation Retreat

Online Course Ancient Egyptian Healing 

Online House of Life coaching 

Since April 2024 we also offering in our program the Ten Days Intensive Course Ancient Egyptian Healing. Please click on the link to read the information:

Ten Days Intensive Course Ancient Egyptian Healing

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. Click on: 

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Prices & Currency 

Prices are in US Dollar. It's also possible to pay with Euros. 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.

High season September 2024 until May 2025 

Single room

Price per person per night:
Bed & Breakfast: $ 120
Half board: $ 125
Full Board: $ 135

Double room

Price for 2 persons per night:
Bed & Breakfast: $ 185
Half board: $ 195
Full Board: $ 215  

Single room 

Low season May 2024 until September 2024 

Price per person per night:
Bed & Breakfast: $ 100
Half board: $ 105
Full Board: $ 115 

Double room

Price for 2 persons per night:
Bed & Breakfast: $ 145
Half board: $ 155
Full Board: $ 175  

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