No need to go on an expensive yoga retreat abroad when there is such beauty right here in New England! Soak up the beauty of Spring on a farm in Litchfield, CT. Join certified instructors, Kristin Longenecker and Rachel Payne, for a weekend of breathtaking views, group yoga classes, wine & local cheeses, dipping your toes in the pond, hiking, healthy organic meals, optional private yoga sessions and more…all the while surrounded by the bucolic beauty of rural CT.
Built in 1770, the Smith Tavern is a beautiful historic piece of architecture with magnificent grounds in the heart of Connecticut. With exquisite interior details dating back to the Revolutionary era, it features 5 bedrooms, a fireplace, indoor & outdoor eating spaces, a private pond and two spacious decks to take in the gorgeous views. A weekend of yoga, relaxation & tranquility at this beautiful and serene Connecticut estate shouldn’t be missed! Limited space.
Fresh, local foods, lovingly prepared. Daily yoga. Stroll down country lanes. Swim in the lake.
Wine & local cheese. Chat with friends new and old. Take a private yoga class. Meditate. Just be.
Relax on the deck. Sip some tea. Hike the trails. Outdoor yoga. Knit. Cozy up to an evening fire.
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-Rates are listed per ROOM, not per person.
-Room Rates are *not* per night; they are one-time and cover the cost of the entire retreat.
-If you are booking a room with others, please let us know names & email addresses of everyone in your group (after booking, we'll email you to ask you this information).
-If you're a solo traveler looking for a roommate, contact us -- we can help.
-All participants must sign a Release & Waiver of Liability form and Terms of Retreat form (emailed after booking).
-Priority Registration ends at 11:59pm on 2/1/19.
-Early Bird Rates end at 11:59pm on 3/1/19.
-Half of the room rate (or guest rate, if we've found you a roommate) is due at the time of booking. The remaining half is due by 5/1/2019.
-In the off chance that two bookings occur simultaneously for the same room, we accept the first booking to process and will do everything we can to find a suitable alternative for the other guest(s).
-Cancellations prior to 3/15/2019 will be fully refunded, minus a $50 processing fee.
-Cancellations between 3/16/2019 and 4/30/2019 will be refunded at 50% price paid.
-Cancellations made 5/1/2019 or after will not be refunded.
-Reservations are transferable (notification required).
FRIDAY SATURDAY SUNDAY
6:30-8:00am coffee & light bites 6:30-8:00am coffee & light bites 8:00am morning yoga 8:00am morning yoga
EARLY ARRIVAL! 9:30am yogi's choice * 9:30am breakfast
10am-12pm arrival 11:00 am hearty brunch 11:00am check-out
12:00pm lunch 12-4:00pm yogi's choice* 12:00 lunch in Litchfield 2-3pm Hike the grounds 4:30pm wine & cheese hour 2-4:00 shop & stroll
3-4:30pm yogi's choice* 5:30pm dinner
4:30pm wine & cheese 7-8:00pm yogi's choice*
5:30pm dinner 8:00pm evening yoga
8:30pm evening yoga
*Possible activities for yogi's choice: Hike the various trails on the property, visit the 2 on-site ponds, sip some tea, take a private yoga lesson, knit, chat with friends, read a book...the possibilities are endless!