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Registration and pricing details


Please refer to our pricing page: www.jretreat.com/pricing for options and rates. Please note, reservations made after July 9, 2020 are subject to a 10% surcharge.

We do not offer any discounts or scholarships. A payment plan can be set up at no additional cost, provided the balance is paid in full before the event. Please email info@jretreat.com to set up a payment plan.

    National Jewish Retreat Program: lectures, seminars and workshops on a range of Jewish topics, and entertainment such as concerts and comedy shows. Hotel accommodations (excluding “no rooming” packages):
  • Three gourmet meals daily
  • 24-hour snack and tea room
  • National Jewish Retreat welcome bag
  • Unlimited access to hotel amenities including the state-of-the-art fitness center and pool

Please call the Retreat office at 718-221-6900 to register and have your lock-in rate applied.

Yes, three gourmet meals a day are included, as well as access to our 24-hour tea and snack room. If you have any special diet needs, please specify them, when you register.

Transportation is not included in the cost of the Retreat. Please visit www.jretreat.com/hotel for airport and transportation information as well as parking rates.

We would be happy to arrange an additional night(s) at the Fairmont Royal York hotel. Please contact our office for group rate at Info@JRetreat.com



Program


The final daily schedule will be posted just prior to the retreat. You can view this year's growing faculty list by clicking here. The general structure: times for meals, workshops, events, entertainments and banquet is similar each year. You may view past years' program guides here.

Group babysitting for babies and toddlers under age 2 is available for $100/day ($500 for the entire retreat) from 9am through dinner. Private babysitting is available, with advance notice, after dinner for $15/hour. Please email info@jretreat.com to reserve.

The National Jewish Retreat offers an exciting youth recreational program for children and teenagers ages 2-13 included in the children’s registration fee. Part of the international network of Camp Gan Israel summer camps, our warm and friendly staff will provide children with a fun experience that will incorporate Jewish themes so children can share the joy of learning that marks the Retreat. Please click here for more information.

In the event of a cancellation on or before May 21, 2020 the National Jewish Retreat will refund the entire registration cost minus a $75.00 administration fee per person. Registrants who cancel reservations on May 22, 2020 through June 17, 2020 will be refunded 50% of the registration cost minus the $75.00 fee. Registrants who cancel reservations on June 17, 2020 through July 9, 2020 will be refunded 25% of the registration cost minus the $75.00 fee. There will be no refunds on cancellation made on or after July 9, 2020. Cancellation must be made via email to info@jretreat.com.
Cancellation fees are tax-deductible contributions to JLI. Reservations are non-transferable.

Inside the hotel, the air conditioning can be cool, so be sure to bring along something to layer on. Formal attire is suggested for Thursday evening's banquet as well as Friday evening and Shabbat.

We would be happy to add you to our "roommates list". Please email info@jretreat.com with your name, phone number, and the program option you are interested in joining for. When a potential roommate contacts us, we put the two of you in touch and if you feel it's suitable, we'll register you as double occupancy. In the case that a roommate is not found, you would be responsible for the single occupancy rate.

There will be a singles orientation on Tuesday evening for singles to get acquainted with one another. Your registration will also have the option for you to choose to be seated with other singles during meals with assigned seating.

If you plan to fly, you need a valid US passport with at least three months validity to enter Canada.