Our Story

Chyan is a stunning 26-acre permaculture project & community farm in rural Cornwall. Composed of rewilded areas, apple orchards, woodlands, springs and streams, community areas, event spaces, eco-accomodation and performance spaces, Chyan is a very special place that inspires and informs all those who interact with the space.

We are commited to sustainability and earth care as well as social justice, education and community.

A number of projects are based here:

Chyan Community Field is a 2.2 acre project owned by a charitable trust which hosts various educational groups, children’s groups, courses and allotments.

Chyan Plen is our partnership project for health, well being and skills for life. The Plen works with community partners to deliver training in organic growing and physical performance skills. It is also a large performance and training space.

Pure Foods hand produces organic apple juice, apple cider vinegar and other products from produce the apple orchards on our land.

Chyan Cultural Centre a retreat centre and event space – we have 2 large yoga studios which can also be used for other events, a 12 bed hostel,

Chyan Camping is our beautiful, wild, eco-campsite with compost loos and solar showers.

Spa Soma is an eco-spa composed of a natural, spring-fed swimming pool, woodfired hot tub and woodfired sauna.