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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.

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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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Accommodation Options:


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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).

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#1 - Upstairs Master Suite

Accommodates up to 4 guests

A spacious two-room suite that includes a King sized bed in the primary room, as well as a trundle twin in the connected alcove room.  Chocolates on your pillow and fresh flowers in your room.  Shared bath with the queen across the hall.    Grab some friends and book the whole suite!  For 3-4 people. EB Rate: $999

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#1 - Upstairs Master Suite

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The twin bed with trundle accommodates one to two more guests in the Master Suite (the trundle pulls out from below the twin).  Perfect for a group of friends enjoying the retreat together.  

Not enough people in your group to affordably book the whole suite?  Ask us...we can likely help find a roommate.  EB rate: $999

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#1 - Upstairs Master Suite

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The master suite is roomy, with ample space for a group of 3-4 guests to share without feeling cramped.  The two rooms are connected, yet separate, offering plenty of privacy.  The exquisite architectural features, like the wide pine-board flooring and exposed beams of this suite are quintessentially Colonial New England and will take you back in time... 

EB Rate: $999

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#2 - Upstairs Queen

Accommodates 2 guests

Rustic Revolutionary War-era architecture is featured in this cozy bedroom, which lies above the old Tavern section of the house.  Chocolates on your pillow and fresh flowers in your room will make this the perfect stay for 2 guests.  Early bird rates:  $349 for a solo traveler, $649 for a duo.  Shared bath.

EB Rates: $649/$349

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#5 - Twin w/ Private Bath

Accommodates 1-2 guests

 This sun-filled, cozy room with a trundle twin bed is perfect for the solo traveler or close friends/family who are enjoying the retreat together.  Private bath across the hall.   Simple and comfortable accommodations.  *$349 for solo traveler / $299 early bird rate OR $499 for 2 guests / $449 early bird rate

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#3 - Two Twins with Ensuite Bath

Accommodates 2 guests

A great option for 2 friends traveling together or a solo traveler who'd like a roommate, this 2-twin bedroom, located on the 1st floor, has traditional furnishings and a convenient private, ensuite bath.  Chocolates & flowers, of course!  $749 for the room, or $375 per solo traveler.

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#4 - Twin with Ensuite Bath

Accommodates 1 guest

Need some serious "me" time?  This is it!  A room all to yourself on the 1st floor, with a private ensuite bathroom.  The fresh flowers in your room and chocolates on your pillow will remind you that you are worth it!   Rate: $389.  EB rate: $349.  

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Sample Itinerary

    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!  


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