About this listing
A Private Island for Rent
It’s All Lakefront
Laurel Island is a 5 acre Island on a Lake in Connecticut. It is a Retreat Location which is available for use by retreat planners or by individuals.
Laurel Island is a perfect location to hold a retreat, reunion or family group that combines the privacy and peacefulness of an island and facilities for groups both large and small. Accommodations include 5 private cottages and a large main lodge for gathering. Local catering is available for group meals and will provide meals adaptable to different diets including vegan, vegetarian, gluten free, or others.
The 5 acre island’s canopy trees, blueberry bushes, rocky outcrops and large grassy field provide numerous spaces for activities and events. A huge covered deck overlooking the lake provides protection regardless of the weather, and is attached to the lodge for easy access. All of these spaces lend well for yoga, meditation, nature, wellness and other types of retreats, reunions or family groups.
In the cottages, guests choose to sleep in either community rooms (a room with no doors), a shared room, or a private room. In total, there are 14 rooms for shared or private stays. The island can accommodate 36 people.
The cost for the entire private Island for a weekend is $250 per person, minimum of 20 people.The cost for a weekend retreat (Friday night, Saturday, and Sunday), including food and lodging is $320/person For a full week the cost of the entire private Island is $300 per person.
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Call or email Jack Solomon if you want to reserve a space. $100 deposit required
Comments on Laurel Island-
Wonderful Escape from the City. You won’t be disappointed.
Ann, Rockaway, NY June 2011
This was my second year at the Yoga Retreat on Laurel Island. Restorative! Lovely Island. Wonderful Lodging, comfort, safety, ambience and food. I’ll be coming back as long as the Retreat is offered.
Carlin, Churchville, NY June 2011
Interaction with guests
We take you to the Island and are available throughout your stay to help with the logistics of living on an Island.
Other things to note
We have canoes, kayaks, paddleboats, standup boards and row boats for your use. There is swimming in the lake, we have a swimming raft too. There is a 5 acre Island with bocce, croquet, volleyball and badminton.
This is our home, we expect you to care for it properly and do no damage.
Cancel up to 7 days before your trip and get a 50% refund plus service fees back.
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Laurel Island is on Lake Pocotopaug in East Hampton Connecticut. It is a 5 acre Island with 5 cabins and the Lodge. Each cabin has a deck near the water and a dock extending out into the lake. The Island has land sports like volleyball, badminton, croquet etc.