Ladies, mark your calendar for February 2-4, 2023 for our annual Women of Destiny Ladies’ Retreat. This will be a time to invest in you! Make plans to retreat with us.

 

This year, we will return to The Lodge at Gulf State Park in Gulf Shores, Alabama. Resting on the Gulf Coast, this beautiful, eco-friendly resort is right on the Gulf of Mexico and is part of the 6,150-acre state park — boasting with 28 miles of trails and a freshwater fishing lake. They are adjacent to Gulf State Pier, with central Gulf Shores two miles away.

EVENT OVERVIEW

LOCATION OF EVENT

The Lodge at Gulf State Park
21196 E Beach Blvd
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
(see map below)

DATES

Thursday, February 2, 2023 (check-in at 4PM) – Saturday, February 4, 2023 (Finishes right before lunch time).

REGISTRATION COST

  • Registration Fee – $150
  • The retreat is for ladies 18 & up.
  • Registration Fees are nonrefundable and nontransferable.
  • Any unregistered ladies are not permitted into the retreat sessions.

LODGING COST

  • Rooms range from $130 – $150 per night (two night minimum). Taxes and fees not included.

Upon registration payment, you will receive a link to secure your lodging/rooms. All lodging/rooms must be made with our host accommodations, The Lodge at Gulf State Park.

MEALS

Dinner on Thursday, February 2, 2023
Dinner on Friday, February 3, 2023
All other meals are on your own.
Click here to check out their dining options.

LODGING OPTIONS

TIPS in securing your lodging/rooms

  • If lodging/rooms are to be shared with friend(s); only ONE PERSON is to secure the lodging/rooms
  • If sharing lodging/rooms, be sure to list the name(s) of your paid registered friend(s) when you book with The Lodge at Gulf State Park
  • Hilton Points may be used but you must book within our event block of lodging/rooms
  • 3rd party booking is outside of our Retreat negotiations and will NOT link with our event
  • We have negotiated the best rate for lodging/rooms:
    • Gulfview $149 per night plus fees/taxes (two night minimum)
    • Parkview $129 per night plus fees/taxes (two night minimum)

2 Queen Beds
Park View + Balcony

Double queen guest rooms offer spectacular lake views and a private balcony to experience the Gulf State Park.

1 King Bed / 2 Bunk Beds
Park View + Balcony

King/2 Bunk Beds guest room offers spectacular lake views and a private balcony to experience the Gulf State Park.

1 King Bed
Park View + Balcony

King guest rooms offer spectacular lake views and a private balcony to experience the Gulf State Park

2 Queen Beds
Gulf View + Balcony

Double queen guest room offers spectacular gulf front views and a private balcony to experience a Gulf Coast sunset.

1 King Bed / 2 Bunk Beds
Gulf View + Balcony

King/2 Bunk Beds guest room offers spectacular gulf front views and a private balcony to experience a Gulf Coast sunset.

1 King Bed
Gulf View + Balcony

King guest room offers spectacular gulf front views and a private balcony to experience a Gulf Coast sunset.

2 Queen Beds
Park View + Balcony

Double queen guest rooms offer spectacular lake views and a private balcony to experience the Gulf State Park.

2 Queen Beds
Gulf View + Balcony

Double queen guest room offers spectacular gulf front views and a private balcony to experience a Gulf Coast sunset.

1 King Bed / 2 Bunk Beds
Park View + Balcony

King/2 Bunk Beds guest room offers spectacular lake views and a private balcony to experience the Gulf State Park.

1 King Bed / 2 Bunk Beds
Gulf View + Balcony

King/2 Bunk Beds guest room offers spectacular gulf front views and a private balcony to experience a Gulf Coast sunset.

1 King Bed
Park View + Balcony

King guest rooms offer spectacular lake views and a private balcony to experience the Gulf State Park

1 King Bed
Gulf View + Balcony

King guest room offers spectacular gulf front views and a private balcony to experience a Gulf Coast sunset.

The Lodge at Gulf State Park
21196 E Beach Blvd
Gulf Shores, AL 36542
  • 2 Hours & 16 Minutes from our Destin Campus
  • 2 Hours & 14 Minutes from our Freeport Campus
  • 1 Hours & 42 Minutes from our Crestview Campus
  • 2 Hours & 49 Minutes from our Panama City Beach Campus
  • 1 Hours & 55 Minutes from our Fort Walton Beach Campus

FAQs

Registration

Do I have to pay for registration in total?

Yes, full payment is due at time of registration.

Is my registration fee refundable or transferrable?

No, registration fees are non-refundable and non-transferrable.

What time is registration?

4:00pm to 6:30pm Thursday, February 2, 2023
Gulfview Ballroom Lobby

Accomodations – The Lodge at Gulf State Park

How long after I register do I need to pay for my lodging/rooms?

Upon completion of registration, you will receive a link to secure your lodging/rooms. Tip: if sharing lodging/rooms with friend(s), only ONE PERSON is needed to secure lodging/rooms. Be sure to list the name(s) of your paid registered friend(s) when you secure lodging/rooms at The Lodge at Gulf State Park. All lodging/rooms must be made with our host accommodations to attend this year’s retreat.

Can I share a room with someone?

Yes, of course! Please remember, your roommate must be registered for the retreat to attend.

Do I have to stay at The Lodge at Gulf State Park to attend the retreat?

Yes. To attend this year’s retreat, lodging must be made with our host accommodations, The Lodge at Gulf State Park.

What amenities will The Lodge at Gulf State Park have in each room?

– Hair dryer
– Mini Refrigerator

What is the GPS Address for the hotel?

The Lodge at Gulf State Park, a Hilton Hotel
21196 East Beach Blvd.
Gulf Shores, AL 36542

COVID Protocol

Will I be required to wear a mask?

There is presently no mask mandate; we respect each individual’s right to wear a mask for their own safety.

Do I need a negative COVID test or be vaccinated to participate?

Currently, this is not a requirement.

General Questions

Can I bring my infant/child?

As much as we love little ones, children are not permitted at the retreat.

What is the attire at the retreat?

– Casual, comfortable clothing
– Layering is key as the weather changes quickly
– Tuck an umbrella/slicker just in case
– Good shoes, The Lodge has wonderful trails/exercise paths

How much money will I need at the retreat?

– Monies for breakfast & lunch on Friday
– Monies for breakfast & lunch on Saturday
– Monies for gas & meals there and back (we encourage carpooling)
– Monies for WOD Merch and for any activity during your free time Friday afternoon

Do you offer carpooling?

Please connect with someone from your Small Group, your campus, or another girlfriend who is coming, so you may share a ride.