General Terms and Conditions


Kailash IRC (a subsidiary of Kadampa Meditation Centre Switzerland)



All bookings must be made online via the Kailash IRC website ( We do not accept bookings made by letter, email or phone.

In order to secure your booking, you need to pay the 25% deposit in Swiss Francs. Bookings will be confirmed by email once we have received a 25% deposit. The deposit is non-refundable and non-transferable.

Please wait until you have received a confirmation email before making any travel arrangements.



Only debit/credit card payments via the Kailash IRC booking website are accepted. On the day of arrival you will need to pay the remaining 75% of your fee in Swiss Francs. This payment can be made on site by debit/credit cards, Swiss Post Card, Twint or by cash in Swiss Francs.


Cancellations and changes of booking

Please note that your booking is binding. Cancellations or changes have to be done in writing by email.

The 25% deposit is non-refundable and non-transferable.

Cancellations or changes of your booking can only be made up to one day prior to the start of your stay. After that date no refund will be possible of any payments you may have made towards the cost of the stay for which you had booked.


Accommodation and meals

Accommodation and meals are subject to alteration. All meals are vegetarian or vegan. We are unable to cater for any other diets or allergies.


Centre rules

Please do not use candles, incense or any open flame device in any of the buildings.

The 5 basic Buddhist principles apply during your stay at Kailash IRC:

- no killing

- no stealing

- no sexual misconduct

- no lying

- no taking intoxicants

Please do not consume meat, fish, alcohol or (e-)cigarettes in the building or on Kailash property. Also please do not play musical instruments and engage in noisy activities.



Insurance is the personal affair of each guest. Kailash IRC disclaims liability for theft, accident or illness.


Court of jurisdiction

Court of jurisdiction is Zürich, Schweiz

Zürich 02.05.2021