Fairhaven Ministries is a pastor/missionary retreat center that serves missionary families from over 75 mission agencies with an affordable, quiet mountainside setting located in Blue Ridge Mountains of East Tennessee, USA. Individual chalets and cottages become places for rest and renewal; and optional biblical counseling is available. This non-profit ministry has 30 years of serving and caring for the exhausted and wounded Christian servants of God. Information can be viewed at




Guests at Fairhaven usually stay from two days to two weeks; some spend a 4-8 week sabbatical. No longer term lodging is available.