Q: DO YOU OFFER HOUSEKEEPING?
A: To respect your privacy we do not offer daily housekeeping. Selah House will be fully stocked with plenty of linens and basic cleaning supplies you may need during your stay.
Q: DO YOU ALLOW CHILDREN?**
A: We love children; however, due to the size and accommodations of Selah House, there is only space to accommodate a small "pack & play" or a twin-size air mattress.
**Please note that during stays which include counseling, Selah House cannot accommodate children due to privacy issues.
Q: DO YOU ALLOW PETS?
A: We do not allow pets at this time; however, we can direct you to pet boarding services in the area.
Q: IS SMOKING ALLOWED?
A: Smoking is strictly prohibited at Selah House.
Q: WHAT DO WE NEED TO BRING WITH US?
A: We provide soap, towels, linens, paper goods, an alarm clock and a special welcome basket of non-perishables. A washer and dryer are available for your personal clothing.
Q: DO WE NEED TO BRING KITCHEN UTENSILS?
A: No, Selah House has a fully equipped kitchen: stove/oven, refrigerator, dishwasher & detergent, microwave, coffee maker with filters, cooking & eating utensils, paper towels, toilet paper, dish soap, basic spices, and salt & pepper.
Q: DO WE NEED TO BRING TOWELS AND LINENS?
A: No, Selah House has towels and linens for up to four persons.
Q: ARE YOUR FACILITIES AVAILABLE FOR HANDICAPPED GUESTS?
A: At this time access to Selah House requires climbing at least three stair steps. Selah House is not currently equipped to accommodate handicapped persons.
Q: What is the closest airport to selah house?
A: Selah House is just minutes from the Dwight D. Eisenhower Airport in Wichita. The airport code is ICT.
Q: ARE MEALS PROVIDED?
A: Upon your arrival, you will receive a "Welcome Basket" with a few non-perishable items and snacks. You will have the use of a fully equipped kitchen to prepare your meals if you like. There are several grocery stores nearby, as well as numerous restaurants in close proximity to Selah House.
Q: WHAT IS THERE TO DO WHILE VISITING SELAH HOUSE?
A: Our prayer is that, while visiting Selah House each guest be ministered to by the Holy Spirit. There is no specific agenda for your activities, although we do encourage you to spend time seeking and being quiet before the Lord. We provide details of the area so you can easily find your way to churches, shopping, restaurants, and recreation areas. Again, the goal of Selah House is to provide a place for you to meet with the Lord, refresh spiritually, and find rest physically. Please indicate at the time of your application if counseling or debrief times are being requested. Those times will be scheduled for you in advance of your arrival.
Q: IS SELAH HOUSE EQUIPPED WITH INTERNET?
A: In the interest of encouraging a time of rest and "unplugging," we have not installed internet at Selah House. If you find that you need to check email or go online, there are several coffee shops and other locations with free wifi in the area. Please see the Welcome Pages provided when you arrive.
Q: DO YOU HAVE BIBLE STUDY MATERIALS AND BOOKS AVAILABLE FOR THE USE OF YOUR GUESTS?
A: We are in the process of building up a small collection of books for that purpose. You are welcome to use these resources during your visit. We also have an assortment of games and puzzles.
Q: HOW LONG CAN WE STAY?
A: Guests can stay a maximum of seven days (including arrival day and departure day).
Q: WHAT’S THE WEATHER LIKE IN YOUR AREA?
A: Check the weather for zip code “67218” for the time of your visit at http:\\www.weather.com.
Q: WHAT ARE THE CHECK-IN/CHECK-OUT TIMES?
A: Check-in time is 4:00 pm. You may request an early check-in by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org the day before arrival to see if it is available. Our check-out time is 12:00 pm.
Q: WHAT IS THE SQUARE FOOTAGE OF SELAH HOUSE?
A: 560 square feet.
Q: HOW MANY BATHROOMS ARE IN SELAH HOUSE?
A: There is one full bathroom, which is in the master bedroom.
Q: DOES SELAH HOUSE HAVE DVD PLAYERS AND INTERNET SERVICE?
Q: DOES SELAH HOUSE HAVE A WASHER AND DRYER AVAILABLE?
Q: DO YOU HAVE PARKING?
A: Selah House has both a private driveway and on-the-street parking available.
Q: WHAT DOES IT COST TO STAY AT SELAH HOUSE ?
A: See our Rates page for more information.
Q: DO YOU REQUIRE A DEPOSIT?
A: We request a non-refundable donation of $45 once your reservation is accepted, in advance of your arrival. This donation helps us with the expenses of your first night's stay. Once your donation is received, your reservation will be confirmed.
Q: HOW DO I MAKE A RESERVATION?
A: You may reserve securely from our Reservations page.
Q: WHAT IF I NEED TO CANCEL MY RESERVATION?
A: If your plans change, you may cancel your reservation by email or by calling the number provided in your reservation packet. Please note that all donations are non-refundable.
Q: CAN I MAKE CHANGES TO MY RESERVATION?
A: If you need to make any changes to your reservation, please email us or call the number provided in your reservation packet.
Q: ARE MEDICAL AND EMERGENCY FACILITIES AVAILABLE CLOSE BY IN CASE OF ACCIDENT OR ILLNESS?
A: Yes, there is a hospital within three miles of Selah House.
Q: WHAT IS THE ADDRESS OF SELAH HOUSE?
A: To ensure the privacy of our guests, we do not give out the address of Selah House unless you are booked. However it is very centrally located within the city limits of Wichita, Kansas, near the intersection of Kellogg and Hillside.
Q: HOW MANY PEOPLE CAN STAY at selah house?
A: Selah House has a queensize bed with room for a small pack & play crib or blow-up air mattress.
Q: IF WE STAYED AT SELAH HOUSE IN THE PAST CAN I STAY AGAIN?
A: In an effort to provide a place and time of rest for as many ministry workers as we can, we request a minimum of 12 months between visits.
Please submit a new application and supporting documents for each stay.
Q: CAN NON-MISSIONARIES STAY AT SELAH HOUSE?
A: Yes! Those who are not involved in full-time ministry may still request a stay at Selah House for marriage or family care and for Biblical counsel. Our mission - which is to encourage individuals to grow in maturity in Christ, while also equipping them to more effectively reach and genuinely love others - extends to all parts of the body of Christ.
There exists a complementary relationship between these two groups; the generosity of non-missionaries who stay and donate to our ministry plays a role in helping to keep the costs low for missionaries and pastors.
Q: HOW IS SELAH HOUSE FUNDED?
A: The donations by our guests apply to our operating costs, including maintenance, insurance, utilities, supplies and taxes. Individuals who have never stayed at Selah House also partner with us to provide the ministry of Selah House to missionaries, pastors and families in crisis.