Sorrento Centre


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Governance here » / Bylaws here »
Mission, Vision & Strategic Directions here »
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During the Five Weeks of Summer we have a special promotion for newcomers. If you have never been to Sorrento Centre before, you automatically qualify for a discount equivalent to the R&R fee for that week, a value of $165 per adult.

(This discount cannot be mixed with the 5 for the price of 4 parish savings program.)

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Anglican in tradition, ecumenical in programming, and inclusive in welcome

About Sorrento Centre

Course Presenter Brian Smith A year-round natural setting on the shores of the beautiful Shuswap Lake, B.C. - a place of inspiration, gathering, and growth - Sorrento offers a year-round program of workshops, youth leadership training, public lectures and performances as well hosting booked events at our excellent conference, meeting & retreat facilities.

In addition to meeting and seminar rooms, a cappuccino/coffee shop, a book store, and outdoor labyrinth, there is a covered amphitheatre, a private beach on Shuswap Lake, and beautiful trails and gardens.

We are an accessible facility, and child-friendly ».

The kitchen staff specialize in fine homestyle cooking - sourcing some produce from the Centre's own farm! Sorrento offers affordable cost-effective accommodation from a selection of lodges, apartments, cabanas, and tenting and trailer campsites. About meals here » / accommodations here » / facilities here » / the farm here ».

With all this to offer, Sorrento Centre meets the conference, retreat, family reunion, seminar and meeting needs of businesses, government and social agencies, special interest groups and service clubs, musicians, schools, youth programs and churches.

Arrange a private R&R all on your own? - no problem! About R&R here »

Sorrento is located 70 km east of Kamloops and 32 km west of Salmon Arm, on the Trans-Canada Highway. Interactive Google Map here »

What's not to like? Call us today! Contact »



5 Registrations for the price of 4

Churches and associations are invited to partner with Sorrento Centre in inviting new families and individuals to benefit from the summer programs.

For every four family registrations (or equivalent) from a partner organization, a fifth new family or individual is eligible to receive a credit valued up to $600.00.

This credit will be used toward the program costs for
a family’s stay for a week.

Call us or speak to your parish contact for more details.
Parish registration for the 2018 season is required by May 31, 2018.

Details here »

How we grow: Partnerships - Building Community Together

Sorrento Centre has always had partners in ministry. Together with groups who have similar values, we have reached out to create leaders in our communities.

The Quakers, the Pentecostal Assemblies of BC, and the BC Bluegrass Workshops are groups we have been in partnership with. Anglican Dioceses and the National Church have joint ventured many educational programs with us. Partnerships is how we continue to grow.

In recent years we have initiated partnership programs with parishes in Alberta and British Columbia. The parish takes charge of programming and its delivery for a whole summer week. It has been a tremendous success and we are pleased to welcome some parishes back for successive years.

Our partnerships have included the parishes of

For more information please contact the Executive Director.

If you have an idea of partnering with us, call Sorrento Centre and together we can grow, nurture and deliver that dream you have for learning and building community.

Some partnership ideas here »


  • Executive Director's welcome here »
  • Associates & Friends of Sorrento Centre here »
  • The Board of Directors here »
  • Sorrento Centre: Mission, Vision & Strategic Directions here »
  • Governance here » / bylaws here »

Enjoy the Shuswap
The Labyrinth