New York Retreat Info & Applications

Judy Stakee Songwriting Retreat New York


Menla Mountain Retreat Center
375 Pantherkill Rd, Phoenicia, NY 12464 

1) Monday, May 13th, - Friday, May 17th, 2019
2) Sunday, May 19th, - Thursday, May 23rd, 2019


Beautiful shared guest houses and bathrooms.
(Single rooms / deluxe queen rooms available upon request.)
Fresh linen and clean bedding provided in each room at the beginning of the retreat.



The retreat is very easy to get to no matter where you're traveling from. 

  • Two and a half hours north of New York City by car, approx three hours by bus

  • One and a half hours from Stewart Airport in Newburgh, NY / Two hours from Albany International Airport

  • Three and a half hours from Boston by car

Feel free to contact us with any questions or if you need assistance.

Pricing 2019

Judy Stakee Songwriting Retreat New York

Tickets include admission to the retreat, workshops, 4 nights/5 days beautiful accommodation, and full catering. We have a specialist master chef on site who will be preparing beautiful cuisine using locally sourced organic produce.

  • Early Bird Tickets: $1695*

    Early bird special includes a preparation package with a signed copy of the Songwriter’s Survival Guide.

  • Standard Admission: $1895

With limited spaces available on each retreat, there is a selection process for applicants. I'm looking for motivated and talented individuals who are ready to take the next step on this journey with me.  If successful, we'll be in touch with you ASAP to confirm the details.

I look forward to receiving your application,
Judy Stakee & Team

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