ABOUT THE RETREAT CENTER
My Warrior's Place offers a relaxed tropical setting nestled on the Little Manatee River in Ruskin, FL. Currently, the property consists of an office, cottages of: 3bed/2bath, 2bed/2bath or 2bed/1bath, 1-bed/1-bath and a studio. Amenities include, but are not limited to, use of a dog park, an outdoor event area, a small laundry room, canoes, kayaks, stand-up paddleboards, fishing equipment, two fire pits, screened-in patios, a basketball hoop, bicycles, an exercise room, hammocks, a putting green, boat launch area, and docks. This property provides a safe haven where healing can begin for our Veterans, Military Service Members, Fire Fighters, Law Enforcement Officers, Blue, Silver, and Gold Star Families. View more info, video/pictures below:
THE PROPERTY GROUNDS & WILDLIFE
My Warrior's Place has water on two sides (a river on one side and a canal on the other side). The wildlife is abundant. There are many quiet quaint garden areas where one can find a seat to enjoy nature.
3D VIDEO OF ONE OF THE COTTAGES
Bedrooms have 2 twins that can be made into a king. Cottages are completely furnished with linens and towels and ready for guests to come and relax.
Stays are limited (14 days max) as the cottages are for Vacation, retreat, and transitional housing needs.
**Additional days can be granted with board approval.
COTTAGE MINIMUM DONATION AMOUNTS
* PER STAY: There is a one-time non-refundable general cleaning fee per stay.
ALL COTTAGES (except for the Studio) have a kitchen/dining room/living room area. Additionally, each bedroom as 2 Twin Beds that can be configured into a King Bed. The Studio has a small kitchenette with a Futon and private bathroom. All cottages have TV's with WiFi.
The outdoor event area can be reserved for private occasions and events. This private fenced-in area has 4 covered gazebos, 2 gas grilles and a small stage. Donation amount for use of this area is based on length of time (hours needed) for the event and number of days use is requested.
Units are set up for up to 1 person in a Studio, 2 people in 1 bedroom, 4 in 2 bedrooms, and 6 in 3 bedrooms.
You can request air mattresses if needed for additional guests.
***NOTE: Dogs are always welcome but there is a $5.00 per day (max of $250.00) pet fee to cover the extra expense of cleaning the cottages/units for the next guest (this pet fee does not apply to service dogs). Your reservation will be penciled upon making your reservation request, BUT we MUST receive a $50.00 deposit to secure your reservation stay. If you cancel your reservation your deposit will become a donation to MWP.
Contact us for availability through the "Request Your Stay" red button.