"A Space to hold Space."
Transforming Lives Through Healing & Community.

Lotus Rising Retreats offers a sanctuary for individuals seeking refuge from the chaos of daily life, where they can immerse themselves in a holistic and transformative wellness experience. Through a thoughtfully curated blend of evidence-based therapeutic modalities, healing practices, and serene natural surroundings, we’ve crafted a retreat center that nurtures the mind, body, and spirit. Our space is more than just a destination, it’s a community hub where like-minded individuals gather to connect, share, and support one another on their wellness journeys. Here, we cultivate a sense of belonging and inclusivity, welcoming individuals from all walks of life to find solace, inspiration, and a renewed sense of purpose.


Michelle Ngo-Wong

Michelle established Lotus Rising Retreats as a space dedicated to helping others heal and undergo profound change. Inspired by her family’s own struggles with mental illness, she left her corporate job in tech to pursue purpose-driven real estate investing to create a lifestyle that would allow her the freedom to focus on her mission of improving 100 million people with their well-being. Michelle is determined to break the stigma surrounding mental health and provide support to those in need. With a foundation built on empathy and understanding, she channels her passion into initiatives aimed at fostering mental well-being on a global scale. Through her dedication and commitment, Michelle is poised to create a profound and lasting impact, one that transcends borders and transforms lives.


Minhdoan Ngo

Minhdoan Ngo, a Marine Corps veteran, Vietnamese American, and real estate investor turned wellness retreat co-founder and host, is on a mission to impact millions of lives by providing a transformative healing experience at his wellness retreat space. Inspired by his own family’s journey through mental health challenges, he recognizes the profound impact of holding space for individuals to be open and vulnerable. At his retreats, Minhdoan creates a safe and nurturing environment for guests to explore healing and self-discovery. With a holistic approach integrating somatic exercises, mindfulness practices, and cultural sensitivity, he empowers guests to embark on profound transformations. With a vision to touch the lives of millions, Minhdoan continues to lead by example, embodying compassion, authenticity, and a steadfast commitment to the well-being of others.

Commitment to our community

At Lotus Rising, we believe in the power of giving back. A portion of our proceeds doesn’t just go towards creating a space for healing and transformation for our retreat guests; it also supports incredible organizations that venture into disaster zones, provide resources for those with mental illnesses, champion mental health initiatives for minority communities like the Asian community, and work tirelessly to end sex trafficking. Your support not only helps us create impact but also enables us to serve those in need. Thank you for joining us on this journey of making a difference.

Love & Generosity

We lead with love and embody abundance. Be open-minded, everyone has a story and all guests should feel important and welcomed.


We are here to serve with warm hospitality and strive for excellence by consistently exceeding expectations and treating guests the way they deserve to be treated.

Passion & Commitment

Show up with passion, excitement and commit 110% to your word and actions. We work hard and nobody is above any job.

Quality & Aesthetic

Serve clients with the highest quality and aesthetic, be proud of your work and what you stand by.

Growth & Play

Always be a student. Continually learn with a growth mindset and have fun!

Courage & Strength

Be courageous in the face of uncertainty and display resilience and integrity, especially in challenging situations.


Free to express yourself and be creative, enjoy the process.