lakeside retreat IN alexandria, mn

august 3-6, 2023 – lake DARLING

Enjoy the summer like only Minnesota yogis can – by heading to the lake! Join us for the quintessential Minnesota lake weekend on Lake Darling in Alexandria, MN and soak up everything summer has to offer.

Just 2 hours Northwest of the Twin Cities, Alexandria is home to over 350 lakes, making it one of the top destinations in Minnesota during the summer. We will relax in a private residence on the shoreline of Lake Darling where nearly every room has a lake view.

Rooms are sold out. Day passes are still available for $75 per day.


This 14,000 square foot luxury home features 3 bedrooms with their own bathrooms, a hot tub, sauna and movie theater.

what’s included

  • 3 nights lodging
  • 2 brunches, 2 dinners, snacks & non-alcoholic beverages
  • 2 yoga classes each day (Vinyasa and SUP yoga weather permitting)
  • Guided sunset paddle at Lake Carlos Marina


Thursday, 8/3

  • 6pm: Arrival, settle in, appetizers
  • 7pm: Dinner
  • 8pm: Opening ceremony & intention setting

Friday, 8/4

  • 7am: Coffee & fruit available
  • 8am: Vinyasa, then free time or morning paddle
  • 11am: Brunch, then free time
  • 5pm: Dinner
  • 7pm: Travel to Lake Carlos Marina for SUP yoga & guided sunset paddle

Saturday, 8/5

  • 7am: Coffee & fruit available
  • 8am: SUP yoga, then free time or morning paddle
  • 11am: Brunch, then free time or afternoon paddle
  • 4pm: Wine tasting & dinner at Carlos Creek Winery (Cost is extra. Non-alcoholic beverages and gluten-free food is available)
  • 9pm: Fire & s’mores

Sunday, 8/6

  • 7am: Coffee, fruit & pastries available
  • 8am: Vinyasa
  • Closing circle, pack up
  • 11am: Checkout

*Itinerary subject to change based on weather and availability.

collage of a lake home


  • Shared occupancy Master bedroom with ensuite (1 King bed, sleeps 2): $800/person  SOLD OUT
  • Shared occupancy with own bathroom (2 Queen beds, sleeps 2-4): $650/person  SOLD OUT
  • Single bed in shared occupancy room (4 Single beds, sleeps 4): $500 SOLD OUT

Local to the area and don’t need a place to stay? A day pass is available for $75 per day and includes yoga, activities and meals.

PAYMENT & cancellation policy

A $200 deposit saves your spot. Once registered, the deposit is non-refundable.

  • The entire balance is due on or before July 3, 2023
  • If canceling on or before July 2, 2023, 50% will be refunded, minus the $200 deposit
  • There is no refund for cancellations made on or after July 3, 2023

not included

  • Transportation to/from the retreat
  • Carlos Creek Winery (1 dinner and all beverages)
  • Zorbaz Bar (walking distance from the property)
  • Paddleboards (please contact us if you need to rent one for $75 for the whole weekend)