Relationship Bliss

3 Day Romance & Communication Couples

Retreat in Calumet, Canada


Marie-Claire Thauvette

AASECT, ISEE, Seasoned Couples’ Coach 


May 19-22, 2024

Calumet Falls, Retreat & Spa

2130 Rte 148, Calumet, Quebec J0V 1B0


What’s special about this retreat…

Breathtaking Natural Backdrop

Immerse yourself in Canada’s most private and romantic natural setting at Calumet Falls Spa and Resort, setting the perfect stage for enhancing your romantic mood and deepening your connection.

Safe and Intimate Environment

Discover a safe and nurturing environment where you and your partner can share intimate moments and deepen your bond. Enjoy the afternoons free to explore the unique spa setting under the falls, creating unforgettable memories together.

Advanced Communication Skills

Gain valuable insights and skills to enhance your ability to communicate how you want to be understood by your partner.

Revitalized Romance

Rekindle the flame of romance by exploring new and meaningful ways to romance each other. This retreat is designed to reignite the passion and intimacy in your relationship, leaving you feeling refreshed and connected.

Rituals of Connection

Explore and develop new rituals that deepen your emotional and loving bond. These small, meaningful moments, even amidst busy schedules, can profoundly impact your relationship.

Fun and Relaxation

Unwind and relax in the magical and romantic spa environment, creating lasting memories and deepening your bond in a fun and relaxed atmosphere.

couples retreat
couples retreat

After years of dedicated research, Relationship Bliss has meticulously curated and developed tools to enhance empathetic and loving communication.

Our resources and tools are designed to help you acquire invaluable communication skills, foster a profound appreciation for each other, and improve the romance and bond.

During the retreat, you will experience a transformative journey, guided by MC, to deepen your connection. Simply bring your learning mindset.

Through a series of tailored exercises and discussions, you will learn to communicate more effectively, learn new listening and repair skills, develop rich rituals of connection, and create a more fulfilling and intimate bond.

Following the retreat, both you and your partner will leave feeling revitalized with a toolkit of communication tips. MC will check in with you again after the retreat to ensure that the lessons are integrated into your new daily lives.


MC Thauvette


What to expect…

Upon your arrival at Calumet Falls, you will be greeted with two hours of engaging instruction, which will set the tone for your couples retreat experience.

The following two mornings will start with three hours of immersive sessions designed to deepen your connection and enhance your communication skills.

Afternoons are yours to enjoy and explore. You can immerse yourself in the beauty of the forest, take in the majestic views of the falls, or indulge in the luxurious spa amenities.

Those seeking additional support can book extra communication or relaxation massage lessons with MC that are tailored to their specific needs.

One of the highlights of the couples retreat is the opportunity to book a couples massage with the misty falls as the backdrop.

This intimate experience will allow you and your partner to relax and reconnect, surrounded by the soothing sounds of nature.

Overall, your couples retreat schedule is designed to balance immersive learning experiences with ample time for relaxation and exploration, ensuring that you return home feeling refreshed, revitalized, and more connected than ever before.

Full Description

Before the couples retreat, Marie-Claire (affectionately called MC) will meet with you both online to offer a comprehensive Gottman test for your couple. This test provides valuable insights into your relationship dynamics and is a foundation for our work together.

During the couples retreat will embark on a journey of self-discovery and mutual appreciation. You will explore and celebrate each other’s strengths, qualities, and admirable traits through engaging exercises and heartfelt discussions.

These insights will be integrated into your daily routines and rituals, enriching your relationship with a deeper sense of appreciation and connection.

Furthermore, you will delve into the concept of love languages, gaining a profound understanding of how you and your partner express and receive love. This knowledge will empower you to adopt and implement new expressions of love, fostering a more intimate and fulfilling bond.

The retreat will also provide you with cutting-edge conflict resolution strategies rooted in the renowned Gottman Method. These strategies will equip you with the skills needed to minimize conflicts and navigate disagreements with grace and understanding, strengthening the foundation of your relationship.

Moreover, you will discover powerful antidotes to address and mitigate the most challenging issues that can erode relationships. These tools will help you prevent misunderstandings and conflicts from escalating, fostering a harmonious and enduring connection.

In addition, you will learn effective techniques to swiftly mend after conflicts, ensuring that you spend more quality time together as a couple and avoid prolonged periods of distance or tension. This will allow you to nurture your relationship and deepen your bond even during challenging times.

Throughout the retreat, you will feel safe and supported, with no judgment, only unconditional love and encouragement.

This retreat offers up to 8 hours of sessions with Marie-Claire and will be conducted in English, allowing participants to express themselves in French. Marie-Claire and our staff are fully bilingual, ensuring every participant feels comfortable and understood as they embark on this transformative journey of love and connection.

• The ideal place to unplug, slow down that fast pace, and get back in touch with
• A chance to get away and step aside from all the hustle and bustle of city life
• Have a wonderful time deepening your romance and intimacy connection
• Rediscover yourself after too long of feeling disconnected
• Uncover the unique ways in which you both give and receive intimate love
• Learn communication tools to effectively ask for what you desire in a way that will
be well received

Retreat Price: $1999 per couple


All meals and snacks included. The food provided by Isabelle is not only delicious but also deeply satisfying for the soul.

It had the exquisite taste of high-end Quebecois cuisine, and every bite felt nourishing and fulfilling.

Immerse yourself in the essence of French gastronomy, where each dish is a masterpiece of flavor, ensuring that every bite is not only delicious but also deeply satisfying.

Our clients love every bite.


Private Modern Luxury Suite with Soaker Tub

Relax and indulge yourself in our magnificent and stylish 1886 luxury Victorian Boutique Hotel & Villa on the grounds of Canada’s highest private waterfalls.
Surrender yourself to this exclusive retreat and immerse yourself in water-sound therapy, meditation sessions, and remarkable views of the lusty waterfalls and sunset over the Ottawa River.

The price is for the room/the couple.

Peacefulness is located just 60 minutes from downtown Montreal, Ottawa, and Mont-Tremblant.