June 23-27, 2023


Guest House Retreat & Conference Center, 318 West Main Street, Chester, CT 06412

Lodging and Meals

All lodging and meals (breakfast, lunch & dinner buffets) are included in the registration fee. There are single and double occupancy rooms available, each with a private bathroom. Most double occupancy rooms have a queen bed and a twin bed, well spaced out in the room.


There will be hot coffee, hot tea, iced tea, lemonade and cold water available in the dining room. You may bring your own non-alcoholic beverages and store them in the center's refrigerator. You may also bring beer and wine, no alcohol is provided.

Retreat Schedule

All retreat activity will be held in the Center and on the grounds; 12 beautiful, wooded acres with trails, a pond and labyrinth.

We will open with dinner Friday evening, and sessions will run all day Saturday, Sunday and Monday. We will end the retreat Tuesday at 12 noon.

There will be breaks for you to spend time alone or take care of business throughout each day.

What to Bring

Comfortable clothing for sitting, stretching, etc.

Travel insurance if you’d like to purchase it

A framed photograph of your beloved(s)  in Spirit

Clothing for both warm and cool climates; historically highs are around 76 degrees fahrenheit and lows are around 59 degrees

An open mind

A willingness to heal your broken heart



$1650 USD/person Single Occupancy or

$1430 USD/person Double Occupancy 

(see Registration Information for details and more information).

We are so honored and excited to bring you the 1st EVER Transcending Grief Retreat! Kat Baillie and Paige Lee have teamed together to bring you together for this experience!

Kat B and her daughter, Ava

Kat Baillie - Certified Evidential Medium, Clinical Hypnotherapist, Healer, Connection Coach/Teacher

Paige W. Lee and her son, Bryan Paige Lee and her son in Spirit, Bryan

Paige Lee - Grief Educator, Intuitive, Grief Recovery Method Trainer, Author, Healer



You will be responsible for your transportation to the airport, to the retreat center, and back.

Guest House Retreat & Conference Center is located midway between New York City and Boston, ten miles north of the Long Island Sound coastline. The most common travel hubs are Bradley International Airport in Windsor Locks and Old Saybrook Train Station. Guest House is not served by public transportation and so arranging a ride with a fellow group member or private car service is highly recommended.

Plan to arrive at the retreat center no later than 4:00 pm EST on Friday, June 23 (if possible) and you may plan to depart any time after 12 pm EST on Tuesday, June 27.

By Air

The Guest House is conveniently located near several airports:

Car Services to Guest House

Call to book your ride as soon as you know your travel dates.

By Train

Guest House is located about twenty minutes from the Old Saybrook Train Station (OSB). Amtrak and Metro North both stop there, and from the station you can take a private car service (above) to Guest House. Both the New York and Boston trains are approximately two-hour trips.

Directions to Guest House

Driving times without traffic:
New York City: 2 hours  |  Boston: 2 hours  |  Providence: 1 hour, 30 minutes  |  New Haven: 45 minutes  |  Hartford: 45 minutes