place of protection

See: refuge
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For centuries it was a place of protection and escape from the imposing power of the surrounding peaks.
Instead of being a place of protection, the home is dwelling of the ghost.
LAHORE, October 02, 2009 (Frontier Star): Capital City Police Officer (CCPO), Muhammad Pervez Rathore has directed Lahore police to transform all police stations into centres for service of the citizens, in accordance with the vision of Chief Minister Punjab, and should heed to complaints of the common man in such a way as to make the people realize that policemen have made police stations a place of protection and sanctuary for them in real sense.
BBC News A haven is a place of protection, peace of asylum.