When is the retreat?

June 6 - 10, 2019.

Where is the retreat being held?

Ocho Rios, Jamaica.

What is the name of the resort?

Couples Tower Isle.

Packages range from $1200 - $1500 per person depending upon room type, length of stay, airfare, and trip insurance.

How much is the trip?

Airfare, Roundtrip airport transfers, all-inclusive resort accommodations, all-inclusive food & drinks, conference, activities, resort amenities.

What is included in the package price?

Conference fee - $77.50pp; Resort Accommodations - $700 - $900 pp (for 4 nights, additional nights can be added); Airfare - $580 - $610 pp (current selling price); Trip insurance.

How is the package pricing itemized per person?

All arrangements can be made online.

Who is handling the travel arrangements?

After paying the Conference Registration Fee of $155 per couple, resort reservations can be held for as little as $100 per couple.

How much is the deposit?

Yes! Contact the resort to inquire about their Love Away Program.

Are there payment arrangements or payment schedules?

Yes, additional days can be added to your stay for at the discounted rate.

Can I adjust my arrangement to arrive before or stay after the retreat?

Yes, the conference schedule has been adjusted so you can engage in other activities in the area.

Am I going to have any free time?


Do I have to be a member of New Direction to attend?


Do I have to be married to attend?


Does my spouse have to attend?


Can I invite other married couples?

Yes, TBA.

Is there going to be a guest speaker?

Is this retreat going to be like the last one?

No, the structure may be similar but the experience will be new and exciting.

No, this is an adults only resort and retreat!

Can I bring my children?

Yes. A full-book passport - no passport cards.

Do I need a passport?

A 5-star experience requires 5-star accommodations and amenities.

Why is this trip so expensive?

What do I need to do to participate in the retreat?

Step 1.  Register for the Retreat Conference.  Click the Register Today button on the homepage and follow the instructions.  The conference fee is $155.00 per couple and is non-refundable.  

Step 2.  Make Your Resort Reservations.  We will be staying at the all-inclusive Couple Tower Isle, Ocho Rios, Jamaica (couples.com/resorts/tower-isle)

             You may choose from the following accommodation options based upon availability:
                       Deluxe Ocean View: $350 per night
                       Premier Ocean View: $368 per night
                       Ocean Junior Suite: $422 per night
                       One Bedroom Ocean Suite: $449 per night

            CTI Reservations may be secured through the groups department at 800-COUPLES or via email to groups@couples.com.

            A $100 deposit per room required by August 1, 2018 to receive discounted rate.  

            Your food, beverage, hotel sponsored activities, ground transportation to and from the resort from the MOBAY airport are all included with your hotel resort reservation.

Step 3.  Ensure that you have a valid Passport book with an expiration date beyond September 10, 2019.  Passport cards or enhanced drivers licenses are not applicable with international air travel. 

Step 4.  Make Your Flight Arrangements to and from Montego Bay, Jamaica.   You may choose any air carrier.