Overview

Overview

Women's Wellness Week
October 31 - November 7, 2021

Held at 'Tween Waters Inn Island Resort & Spa, Captiva Island, Florida

Renew. Replenish. Rediscover.

Get ready to be empowered! Join experts from Cleveland Clinic Wellness & Preventive Medicine at the 41st Women's Wellness Week. Discover how to improve your health and well-being through hands-on experiences and educational programs with our integrative and lifestyle healthcare specialists.

Throughout your stay, you’ll enjoy:

  • Unlimited fitness classes: Tai Chi, Yoga, Cardio Conditioning, Muscle Conditioning and Water Fitness.
  • Health talks by Cleveland Clinic physicians and specialists from the Wellness & Preventive Medicine and Women’s Health Institute.
  • Daily meals and snacks: Mediterranean style cuisine featuring gluten free, anti-inflammatory, and immune-building foods.
  • A cozy island beach resort on 13 picturesque acres, with access to kayak and stand-up-paddle boarding (discount for retreat patrons).
  • Rooms and cottages are steps from the Gulf of Mexico and Pine Island Sound.
  • On-site luxury spa offers discounts for retreat patrons.
  • Afternoons allow time to soak up the sun on the white sand beaches of Captiva Island and the ‘Tween Waters Inn private beach or pools.
Cleveland Clinic Women's Week Florida

After seven days, you’ll return home energized with a renewed sense of well-being. All-inclusive packages start at $2,900, which includes the daily fitness options, wellness presentations, meals and hotel accommodations.

Important Information Before You Register

View our All-Inclusive Packages for full details on room selection prior to registering. Official details on the 2021 event will be available next Spring. Be sure to sign up to receive updates.

Testimonials

  • Thank you for a rewarding, relaxing, centering, fulfilling week.  It’s all about connections – with ourselves and others.
  • I didn’t know what to expect – I knew the program would be good but it far exceeded my expectations!!
  • I would recommend this retreat to a friend. Thanks for a life changing experience.
  • Your program is fantastic! I will be back next year and hopefully many more. This week was truly a great gift to me.
  • An incredibly special experience. It has truly changed my life.
  • The program works because of the synergy of the location, knowledgeable and dedicated staff, and the right goal- empowering women to live their best lives and the right content to achieve these goals.
  • Thank you so much for organizing such a fabulous informative and healthy week. This past week taught me so much about health, fitness, and healthy eating but most importantly, about my inner self.
  • This is a mountain top experience for women on Captiva Island.
  • I didn’t know what to expect – I was wonderfully surprised in every aspect of the program.
  • Women’s Wellness Week is an investment in my future. This will improve my quality of life, health and well-being.
  • Thank you for a wonderful week. The team was amazing – so caring  well-informed. I learned so much about self-care. I took a gamble and really left feeling like a winner.. It was my first time and I hope not my last. I look forward to recalling the highlights and being able to use the info I learned in my everyday life.
  • Women’s Wellness Week on Captiva Island is far more than a retreat from everyday responsibilities. It is a life-affirming experience that confers lasting benefits that compound over time, as we each grow in our capacities to apply insights gained at Women’s Wellness Week.
Faculty

Faculty

Enjoy daily presentations on health and wellness. Plus, unlimited fitness classes on: Tai Chi, Yoga, Cardio Conditioning, Muscle Conditioning and Water Fitness. Presenters listed are subject to change without notice.

Program Coordinators

Dympna Ferrante
FERRAND2@ccf.org
Cleveland Clinic Wellness & Preventive Medicine
Women’s Wellness Week, Program Director
Center for Integrative & Lifestyle Medicine, Event Coordinator

Danielle Riedel
Cleveland Clinic Wellness & Preventive Medicine
Women’s Wellness Week, Program Assistant
Center for Integrative & Lifestyle Medicine, Shared Medical Appointment Coordinator

Fitness Instructors

  • Liz Ferrante
  • April Grushetsky

Tai Chi Instructor

  • Charlene Nevans

Yoga Instructor

  • Dympna Ferrante

Women's Wellness Retreat Advisers

Margaret McKenzie, MD

Margaret McKenzie, MD
Cleveland Clinic Women's Health Institute
Obstetrics and Gynecology
President, Cleveland Clinic South Pointe Hospital

Jamie Starkey, LAc

Jamie Starkey, LAc
Cleveland Clinic Wellness & Preventive Medicine
Eastern Medicine Department Manager
Lead Acupuncturist

All-Inclusive Packages

All-Inclusive Packages

We're excited to announce the next Women's Wellness Retreat is scheduled for October 31 - November 7, 2021. The list of rooms (below) will be reserved by Cleveland Clinic, and are available in a range of price points.

Rates are all-inclusive and cover the program fee, meals and room choice. Package rates are available in single or double accommodations. Retreat pricing does not include airfare. Our staff would be happy to coordinate ground transportation from Fort Myers International Airport (RSW) to 'Tween Waters Inn for you.

Space is very limited! A typical retreat offers space for 70 women for an intimate program.

Please view the available room options below for package details. A deposit is required to secure your selected package.

  • A deposit is due to Cleveland Clinic at time of your online registration. Remaining balance to be paid in full upon arrival.
  • A deposit is due to 'Tween Waters Inn. Remaining balance to be paid in full at time of resort check in upon arrival.
  • Registration will open in the Spring of 2021. Please sign up to received updates.
  • All information provided here is subject to change.

Transportation

  • Recommended airport: Fort Myers International Airport (RSW).
  • Ground transportation will be arranged for you, on request, with a group rate when possible.

Choose an All-Inclusive Package as a Single or a Double

If scheduling a double - be ready to provide your guest's name upon registration. Please let us know if you need assistance securing a guest and we'll try to assist.

Poolside Room

  • 2 Queen beds
  • Compact fridge
  • Screened balcony

Poolside Room
Includes room, program and meals
Single: $TBD
Double: $TBD per person

Water View Room

  • 2 Queen beds
  • Compact fridge
  • Screened balcony

Water View Room
Includes room, program and meals
Single: $TBD
Double: $TBD per person

Bay View Studio

  • King bed
  • Kitchen efficiency
  • Sitting area
  • Shower (no tub)
  • Screened balcony

Bay View Studio
Includes room, program and meals
Single: $TBD
Double: $TBD per person

Gulf View Studio

No elevator access in Gulf Building

  • King bed
  • Kitchen efficiency
  • Sitting area
  • Deluxe bath & shower
  • Screened balcony

Gulf View Studio
Rate includes room, program and meals
Single: $TBD
Double: $TBD per person

Courtyard Suite

  • One bedroom with 2 Queen beds
  • Living room with sleeper sofa
  • Kitchen efficiency
  • Screened balcony

Courtyard Suite
Rate includes room, program and meals
Single: $TBD
Double: $TBD per person

Bay View Suite

  • One bedroom with 2 Queen beds
  • Living room with sleeper sofa
  • Kitchen efficiency
  • Screened balcony

Bay View Suite
Rate includes room, program and meals
Single: $TBD
Double: $TBD per person

2- & 3- Bedroom Suites

  • Living room
  • 2 to 3 bedrooms
  • Kitchen efficiency
  • Screened balcony

2- & 3- Bedroom Suites
Rate includes room, program and meals
Contact 'Tween Waters Inn Resort at 800.223.5865.
Ask for Marissa or Carol for rate per person.

No-Room Package

  • Reserved for residents of
    Captiva or Sanibel Island 

No-Room Package
Rate includes resort fee, program and meals
No Room Required: $TBD per person

Important Information Before You Register

  • Decide on a room and register with a deposit.
  • Event details and pricing will be available in the Spring of 2021.
  • *TBD = to be determined
  • Sign up to receive updates
Schedule

Schedule

Renew. Replenish. Rediscover.

Get ready to be empowered! Join experts from Cleveland Clinic's Wellness & Preventive Medicine at the 41st annual Women's Wellness Week. Discover how to improve your health and well-being through hands-on experiences and educational programs with our integrative and lifestyle healthcare providers.

  • View our All-Inclusive Packages for full details on room selection prior to registering.
  • More details will be available in the Spring of 2021. Be sure to sign up to receive details.

Tentative Schedule for Women's Wellness Week

An official schedule is provided upon arrival to the event. It is your choice to participate in any or all of the activities. Each day brims with possibilities!

  • Check-in: Sunday, October 31, 2021 at 3 p.m.
  • Check-out: Sunday, November 7, 2021 by 12 noon
6:45 a.m.  Tai Chi or Flow Yoga
7:30 a.m. Meditation
7:45 a.m. Journaling
8 a.m.  Breakfast
9 a.m. Fitness Program Level 1
10 a.m. Fitness Program Level 2 & 3
11:45 a.m. Lunch
1 p.m. Water Fitness All Levels
2 p.m. Tea & Snack
3 p.m. Health Presentation or Workshop
5 p.m. Sunset Tai Chi
5:45 p.m. Dinner
7 p.m. Health Presentation or Workshop

Fitness Programs

Offered in levels 1-3 to accommodate all abilities. You can change levels at any time during the program.

Wellness Week Water Fitness Morning yoga at Cleveland Clinic Wellness Retreat
Water Fitness, all levels Morning Yoga

Stay in Touch

The Women’s Wellness Week All-Inclusive Package Rates include program activities, room, meal and taxes. Optional on-site activities included kayaking, stand-up paddle boarding, facials, massages, nail treatments and biking, which are priced separately.

  • View our All-Inclusive Packages for full details on room selection prior to registering. Official event details will be available in the Spring of 2021.
  • Sign up to receive event updates.
Contact Us

Contact Us

Join us for the 41st Annual Women's Wellness Week

For more information or to inquire about sponsorship opportunities for Women's Wellness Week, please contact our program director, Dympna Ferrante. Please send an email with any questions you have or call 216.448.8329 for more information.

Important Information