"Amazing villa, amazing landscapes, amazing food, amazing people." Marie, Montreal 2012
|Location||North Fuerteventura, Canary Islands, Spain |
|Open||Year round |
|Activities||Yoga, pilates, optional surfing, treatments|
|Prices||From €465 for 7 nights sharing (singles available) |
|Ideal for||Yoga - Pilates - Surfing - Tai Chi - Massage - Cycling - Excursions|
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Azul offers yoga, pilates and surf holidays set amongst the dramatic landscape of volcanoes and white sand beaches on sun-drenched Fuerteventura. Offering small class sizes and world-class instruction, delicious organic food and holistic therapies, these retreats are the perfect way to rejuvenate and reconnect in a fun and friendly atmosphere.
- Location | Activities and Prices | Accommodation and Food | Child policy | Green footprint | Guestbook
Nestled amongst the volcanoes of North Fuerteventura with views to the sea and neighbouring islands, this is an inspiring location for a yoga retreat. Enjoy excursions to tranquil fishing villages and turquoise lagoons.
This retreat offers a carefully tailored programme of yoga, pilates and meditation. You can also sample a tai chi class or add a surf course, join excursions and cycling trips. For relaxation, healing and pampering there is a team of experienced therapists offering complementary therapies such as ayurvedic consultations and reiki, holistic and sports massage and beauty treatments.
Dates: Year round with an in-house team. (Speciality retreats also take place throughout the year, featuring guest instructors from around the world.)
Prices: from €465 for 7 nights in shared accommodation or €550 for private accommodation.
The villa has themed rooms from around the world, including the Little India Apartment, the Santa Fe room, the Moroccan Suite and even a Sahara tent.
The organic vegetarian food is a real highlight and the in-house nutrition advisor and cook runs workshops and is producing a cookbook due to popular demand.
Children and families are welcome and can be accommodated in private villa accommodation just minutes from the retreat.
How ethical is the holiday?
- Acts with respect, honesty and fairness towards guests and staff
- Employs locals
- Uses an ethical bank
- Buys local produce to ensure that the local community also benefits e.g. from excursions
How environmentally-friendly is the holiday?
- Provides info on how to arrive by public transport and/or bicycle (where feasible)
- Produces some of own green energy via solar power
- Uses water saving devices (no rainwater, so all waste water is filtered and reused on gardens)
- Recycles all recyclable waste
- Composts organic waste
- Uses eco-friendly cleaning products
"This has been one of the most beautifully balanced breaks I have ever had. I am leaving feeling more supple, relaxed and rejuvenated. The staff are inspiring and the villa is charming in every thoughtful detail. Thank you." Greta L, Jun 12
"Loved this week. Loved the people, the teachers, the house, the food, the classes, the food, the treatments. Loved what I learned, loved what I experienced! Will surely come back." Anne, Portugal, Jun 12
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