A bathing suit and towel if you plan to swim or enjoy the hot tub
Walking shoes for outdoor activities
Slippers or socks for indoor activities
Toiletries - toothbrush, toothpaste, soap, shampoo, contact solution, hairbrush, etc.
Pillow or bolster for sitting on the floor, if you like
A simple gift for a giveaway ceremony - suggestions include something found in nature (a pretty stone or seashell), a copy of your favorite poem, a small framed photo or blank journal, or something handmade by you. Recycled gifts are fine, too.