Registration and Arrival

Our Doors Open: August 19

With joy, excitement, and overwhelming gratitude we are announcing that our doors will be open to you on August 19, 2021. We’ll begin with our beloved R&R (Retreat & Renewal) program that we’ve designed just for this moment of healing and renewal— a retreat experience to nourish mind, body, and spirit.

It is with the utmost priority of safety that we are opening our doors. Read our full guidelines here. To help answer your questions, we have created an initial FAQ page here.


Our Registrations Team is here to answer your questions and assist in your booking process. 

866.200.5203 toll-free
413.448.3152 (international and local)

Monday–Friday 10:00 am–4:00 pm EST


Kripalu’s beloved on-campus R&R experience is back and we have designed it just for this moment of healing and renewal—a retreat experience to nourish mind, body, and spirit.

For our returning community, welcome back. So much of what you’ve missed is waiting with open arms for your homecoming.

For those new to the Kripalu family, we can’t wait to see you. The Kripalu in-person experience is one designed to meet you where you are as you begin your personal transformation.



Surrounded by more than 100 beautiful acres, Kripalu sits on a hilltop, with exquisite views of surrounding woodlands, hills, valleys, and the serene Lake Mahkeenac.


Check-in begins at 2:00 pm. Have your photo ID, credit card, and license plate details.Your accommodations are guaranteed to be available by 4:00 pm. You are welcome to attend the 4:30 pm Kripalu Yoga classes.

Arrival Dinner

Your meals begin with dinner on your arrival day. Tuesdays through Thursdays, dinner is served from 5:30 to 7:00 pm, and Fridays and Saturdays from 5:00 to 7:30. If you will be arriving within 15 minutes of meal end times, you may want to make other arrangements for dinner.

Late Check-In

If you arrive after 10:00 pm, please enter through the main entrance on the north side of the building.


Programs generally end by 1:00 pm on the last day, and lunch is included in your stay. Room check-out is at 10:00 am, however you are welcome to stay until 2:00 pm.

What to Bring

Make your stay more comfortable.

  • Yoga mat, blanket, ties, yoga blocks, and any other props for yoga classes
  • Comfortable clothing for yoga and movement
  • Slip-on shoes for indoors and shared bathrooms
  • Walking/hiking shoes for outdoors and hiking trails
  • Water bottle, sunglasses, hat, and sunscreen
  • Winter: snowshoes or cross-country ski equipment
  • Summer: bathing suit, water shoes, and large towel or sheet for lakefront beach.

Provided Bedding, towels, and an alarm clock are provided in each room.

Payment and Cancellations

Payment Policy

Full payment is due at time of registration and can be made with Visa, MasterCard, American Express, or Discover.

Cancellation Policies

Kripalu Retreat & Renewal and On-Site Program Cancellations

In the event that you cancel, payments made will be refunded in full (less a $50 processing fee) if canceled 8 or more days prior to your arrival date. If you cancel between 7 days and one day in advance, a nonrefundable credit to your Kripalu account (less a $50 processing fee) will be held for one year from the date of issue. No credit or refund is available if you cancel on your arrival day, do not show up, or leave a program, event, or accommodation early.

Kripalu reserves the right to cancel any program at any time. In this event, we reassure you that you will be given a complete refund.

Healing Arts Payment and Cancellations 

Payment is taken at the time of booking and is fully refundable for rescheduling and cancellations up to 24 hours before your service. Rescheduling or canceling treatments within 24 hours will result in a 50% forfeiture fee. The remaining balance of the treatment price will be issued as a nonrefundable credit to your Kripalu account which will be held for one year from the date of issue. If you fail to show up for your treatment, the full charge will apply. If you need to reschedule or cancel your Healing Arts treatment within 24 hours due to illness resulting in rescheduling, canceling, or leaving your scheduled visit to Kripalu early, Healing Arts will waive the cancelation fee.

View all Kripalu Terms and Conditions of Sale.

Electronics Policy

We are dedicated to preserving Kripalu as a place of refuge and reflection and encourage guests to be mindful of their use of electronics. If you need to stay connected during your visit, the use of electronics is limited to the Wireless Lounge, phone booths, and your private guest room.

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