"Speechless, amazing, beautiful, relaxing and a must do... The service is the best..." SZ
|Location||Batangas, Philippines |
|Open||Year round |
|Activities||Detox, yoga, massage, fitness sessions |
|Prices||From approx USD3000 sharing for 6-night retreat, see below for seasonal discounts |
|Ideal for||Healing - Detox - Fitness - Yoga - Massage|
|Contact||> Visit website|
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The Farm at San Benito offers powerful and transformative healing detox retreats supervised by highly qualified experts in preventive healthcare – including integrative doctors and licenced therapists, living food chefs, yoga teachers, and fitness consultants. The Farm has 25 international awards including the prestigious German Senses Wellness Award for 'Best Medical Wellness Resort in the World'.
The Farm at San Benito also won 'Best Eco-Spa and Best Spa Cuisine for 2012' by SpaFinder Reader’s Choice Awards in the U.S., and '2012 Spa Cuisine of the Year' by AsiaSpa Awards in Hong Kong.
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Located a 90-minute drive south of Manila, in Batangas, Philippines, The Farm at San Benito is nestled amidst lush green jungle and boasts stunning views of the majestic mountains and pure and fresh air with clear and strong energy radiating around the property.
The Farm's team of professionals create a personalised plan to improve your physical-emotional health, spiritual vitality, fitness and movement, nutrition, and stress management. Daily activities include morning and afternoon yoga and meditation, power walking, 'Alive' food prep classes, circuit training, aqua aerobics, ab blaster, and mandala flower arranging. Nurturing Asian treatments and massages are also available.
Six-night healing retreat from approx USD3000 per person sharing a double/twin room; from approx USD3500 single room.
Special offer until 30 April 2013:
Detox Cleanse for 6 nights from approx USD 1,668 per person sharing a double/twin room.
Specialized Healing Retreat for 6 nights from approx USD 2,195 per person sharing a double/twin room (except peak periods) - see below list of healing retreats being offered.
Please note that prices are fixed in Philippine Pesos and USD prices are therefore subject to flactuations of the exchange rate. The hotel's exchange rate of the day will always apply on the date of payment.
Prices can be subject to change please double check upon enquiry.
Choose from the following Specialised Healing Retreat programmes:
Organic Weight Loss;
Beauty and Longevity;
Diabetes Prevention and Management;
Heart Health and Stress Reduction;
Holistic Skin Therapy;
Integrative Cancer Care.
Additional on-site amenities include swimming pools, organic gardens, amphitheater, meditation lounges, and gym. With just 32 rooms, privacy and personalised service is guaranteed in this picturesque setting.
The Farm's Alive! cuisine features freshly harvested ingredients from the resort's organic garden. It has high nutritional value that is energising, beautifying, detoxifying, and age-defying.
Kids under 12 stay free when sharing a room with parents (conditions apply).
How ethical is the holiday?
- Acts with respect, honesty and fairness towards guests and staff
- Employs locals
- Fosters real relationships between guests and locals and ensures that the local community benefits e.g. local fresh food, products and services are purchased whenever possible
How environmentally-friendly is the holiday?
- Provides info on how to arrive by public transport
- Uses a green energy company and has A-rated appliances (slowly shifting to the use of LED lights)
- Produces some of their own green energy via solar power
- Collects rainwater for use in gardens and uses water saving devices
- Recycles all recyclable waste
- Composts organic waste
- Uses eco-friendly cleaning products
- Uses natural mosquito repellants such as citronella and neem, and supplies biodegradable bath products including lemongrass body polish and handmade soap, body oil, shampoo and conditioner made from The Farm's own virgin coconut oil.
"The extended detox / yoga retreat did wonders for me. And so did The Farm's doctors and staff. I look forward to embracing The Farm's healing experience more again soon." NL
"We experienced all that we hoped for and feel energised and motivated to integrate the philosophy and practices we experienced here. Beautiful, exotic surroundings soothe the spirit, and everyone at San Benito is memorable." CS
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