The Country Garden Retreat, located in the Historic Town of Hinckley Minnesota, welcomes groups of up to 18.
As the only house on Lady Luck Drive, this is the perfect getaway for:
- scrapbooking or crafting retreats
- quilting clubs
- corporate retreats
- small family reunions
- golf outings
- any other retreats (church, professional organizations)
- Yoga and wellness retreats
…or a gathering of friends who just want to get together and enjoy what this area has to offer.
Country Garden is situated next to the 18th tee of Hinckley’s Grand National Golf Course and just a short walk to many of our areas best attractions such as Tobie’s, Cassidy’s, Grand Casino, Grand Cinema Movie Theater, The Antique Mall, and many fine eateries.
Guests who like to explore can enjoy Hinckley’s Historic Downtown area that features the Great Hinckley Fire Museum, and the Monument. Bargain hunters can search our local consignment shops and thrift store.
For those who love canoeing, tubing, or taking long walks, Minnesota's largest state park- St. Croix State Park isjust down the road.
Minnesota Scrapbooking, Stamping and Quilting Retreats
The Country Garden Retreat offers comfortable lodging with bedding and towels supplied. A 1000+ sqare foot cropping/craft room with ergonomic features and supplies can accommodate 18 scrap bookers, quilters or stampers. We have for your use Cricut die cut machine with many different cartridges, 2 sizzex machines with dies, cutting pads, edging scissors, paper cutters, scanner and copier, computer with font programs and high speed internet access.. Quilters we have the Rowenta Steam Generator iron available for your use and cutting table.
Our crafts room has a 5 x 3 table and an ergonomic chair so each person has ample work space and comfort! There is a separate refrigerator for your beverages, large TV with a VCR/DVD player to watch a great show or presentation. Satelite TV is available in the workroom and living room.
Bring your own group for a weekend of crafts or scrapbooking,or you can also enroll in one of our hosted Scrapbooking Weekends.
You can “crop ‘til you drop” in your pajamas, have a chat with a friend into the wee hours of the morning or just sneak into the kitchen and raid the refrigerator… Our goal is to make you feel at home at Country Garden Retreat and Emma's Country Retreat.