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Sat 20th Jul 2013 - Fri 20th Sep 2013Skyros' Writers' Lab, described as "Number 1 of the World's Five Best Writing Holidays" by The Guardian, offers the opportunity to learn from distinguished authors, share the joys and struggles of the creative process, discover strengths and polish skills. Arrive with work in progress or just an empty page.
Wed 8th May 2013 - Mon 18th Nov 2013Mellulah Holistic Retreats offer a variety of activities and workshops at a tranquil location in rural Dorset. Daily yoga and meditation, Kundalini sound healing workshops, energy healing circles to enjoy as well as vegetarian food, countryside walks, a heated indoor pool and sauna, and beautiful peaceful gardens.
Fri 25th Oct 2013 - Thu 12th Dec 2013The Ultimate Mind and Body Holiday is your opportunity to press the re-set button on how you look and feel...forever. Before resorting to drastic anti-ageing measures there are a lot of positive things you can do to improve your health and wellbeing. Look and feel confident and fabulous whatever your age.
Sat 20th Jul 2013 - Fri 20th Sep 2013Skyros' Life Choices programme is an ideal opportunity to step back from everyday routines. Fully supported by a relaxed environment and top-notch tutors, people are reminded of what makes them smile and what they really want. Skyros offers encouragement to leave behind life's limitations and go for what really matters.
Wed 20th Feb 2013 - Wed 23rd Oct 2013Real Boot Camp Spain is a new type of boot camp where you can wind down and tone up at the same time, with plenty of time to relax and a little luxury thrown in. A fresher and much gentler approach to exercise and nutrition. You will leave this retreat lighter, fitter, more toned and with a true feeling of wellbeing.
Tue 26th Mar 2013 - Fri 31st Oct 2014Pilates en France offers relaxing, all-inclusive Pilates holidays year-round at a beautiful country house retreat in the tranquil setting of rural France. Visit for a long weekend, a mid-week break, or longer. Unwind and re-charge your batteries, with daily studio Pilates sessions, delicious food, wine and good company.
Tue 7th May 2013 - Tue 8th Oct 2013
Bodrum Peninsula: Popular yoga holidays with experienced teachers offering a wide range of yoga styles. All offered in the natural setting of a seaside village, with forest and mountains as an idyllic backdrop. Small classes allow for individual attention. Early bird discounts.
Sat 27th Apr 2013 - Sat 19th Oct 2013Yoga Rocks is a stunning centre offering quality yoga holidays with amazing teachers and a truly welcoming and friendly team. Each week is different but all the teachers are caring and attentive, looking after each guest from beginners to teachers.
Fri 1st Feb 2013 - Wed 31st Dec 2014
One of Sri Lanka's best ayurveda resorts. Comfortable and elegant accommodation set in natural vegetation, a stunning new pool, and Sri Lankan hospitality at its best. Up to 50% discount on full board accommodation from 24 Apr - 7 Nov 2013. "Very good value for money and the people are terrific."
Fri 1st Feb 2013 - Wed 31st Dec 2014
Idyllic village-style resort located right by the sea in Kerala, South India. Authentic ayurvedic treatments and daily yoga classes offered by friendly staff. "The resort was stunning, the treatments first class and the food heavenly. A wonderful experience." Chris P. Neals Yard Holidays' guests receive an extra 5% discount.
Mon 4th Feb 2013 - Wed 31st Dec 2014South India, Kerala: Friendly resort situated on a gentle slope facing the sea, with a secluded sandy beach and infinity pool. Professional ayurvedic treatments are offered for rejuvenation or detox. Daily yoga class by the sea included in the price.
Thu 11th Apr 2013 - Wed 31st Dec 2014
A secluded retreat in beautiful countryside in Wales. "A hidden gem" with stunning beaches a short drive away. The combination of Yoga and Ayurveda allows you to unwind and relax at a profound level. Enjoy the infra-red sauna, and outdoor hot tub. Optional detox and juice-fasting available with advance notice.
Fri 15th Mar 2013 - Sun 27th Oct 2013‘Holidays Combined’ offer fully inclusive, relaxing holidays, where you can choose a single activity for a week or combinations of art, cooking, sightseeing, walking; or simply relax and unwind in your own time, in the beautiful landscaped gardens of ‘Las Orquideas’ overlooking the natural countryside of the Valle D’Albaida.
Sun 30th Jun 2013 - Fri 5th Jul 2013Dolfun Swims has over 10+ years experience in eco-friendly practices of swimming with wild spotted dolphins in the aqua-clear waters of Bimini, Bahamas. Join them for an experience of a life time! The holidays are all-inclusive, with daily dolphin swims, accommodations, gourmet meals and yoga.
Fri 1st Mar 2013 - Sat 30th Nov 2013Sunflower Retreats offer yoga holidays in the charming village of Casperia, surrounded by the Sabina Hills, just an hour from Rome. Enjoy holistic treatments, sauna sulphur baths, horse riding, art and many more activities. Or simply relax, swim and recharge.
Sun 13th Jan 2013 - Sun 27th Jan 2013Chaya Yoga Retreats offer you a transformational yoga retreat in Goa, India. Learn how to live the life of your dreams with lifestyle coach Selina Barker. Enjoy twice daily yoga, meditation, plus complimentary therapies, delicious food cooked by gourmet chef and luxury accommodation. Come for 1 or 2 wks.
Thu 23rd May 2013 - Thu 12th Sep 2013Since 2010, Yogalaurent offers active Yoga holidays based in a farmhouse in Klavze, a little traditional Slovenian village sitting at the foot of the Julienne Alps. Deepen your Hatha yoga practice and gain body awareness. Delicious homemade food, great outdoor activities, relaxation and fun.
Sat 2nd Mar 2013 - Wed 30th Apr 2014Healthy Options have launched a new programme in the magical city of Marrakesh. Based in the luxurious 5-star Kenzi Menara Palace hotel, set in beautiful landscaped grounds with gorgeous pool. The programme includes yoga, Pilates and other fitness activities but also an amazing night in the Sahara desert.
Sat 18th May 2013 - Sat 25th May 2013Lizzy Giles of YogaWalks offers her own evolved style of Hatha yoga with dedication and enthusiasm. There's ample time to relax, refresh and rejuvenate at this spacious ocean fronted Villa with beautiful sea views. Delicious, nutritious food. Great beaches, hamam, surfing, and massage available.
Sat 15th Jun 2013 - Sat 28th Sep 2013Spain Yoga Retreats has been offering yoga holidays with childcare since 2004. In a nature reserve 70 minutes from Malaga, the restored hermitage at El Convento is the perfect base for your family holiday. A unique opportunity to immerse yourself in the beauty of the Sierra de Las Neives and just BE.
Sat 18th May 2013 - Sat 5th Oct 2013Vajra Yoga Retreats offer a combination of yoga, a healthy lifestyle and total relaxation. These holidays are designed to discover your full potential and make your diamond within shine again. Treat yourself to a week of total relaxation and finding balance in the heart of Italy.
Mon 26th Aug 2013 - Mon 2nd Sep 2013Yoga with Emma (Spencer-Goodier) is offering this yoga retreat at Suleyman’s Garden, a new yoga venue, run by the renowned Huzur Vadisi. This is a glamourous glamping retreat in wild beachside setting, where you can dive as deep into the Mediterranean as you can your yoga.
Fri 3rd May 2013 - Fri 22nd Nov 2013AdventureYogi offer Wellbeing retreats with rejuvenating yoga, relaxing massage, calming meditation and nourishing, delicious, vitality foods, plus gentle activities such as lawn tennis, fresh water swimming and walking. Also weekends from 25 Oct, and 22 Nov 2013.
Sun 21st Apr 2013 - Sat 5th Oct 2013Silver Island Yoga is a retreat on a private island nestled in the azure waters of the Aegean Sea. The island’s 60 acres naturally lends itself to quiet reflection and self-exploration, a gift of pure intimacy with nature and Self. Weekly retreats hosted by incredible teachers offering various disciplines of yoga.
Thu 30th May 2013 - Tue 17th Sep 2013Paros Creative Holidays offer one-week beach holidays with a choice of activities most weeks, including art, bellydance, Bulgarian Singing, harmony singing, songwriting, Salsa and world dances. No previous experience required. A welcoming, supportive atmosphere is complemented by local cultural experiences.
Sun 2nd Jun 2013 - Sun 8th Sep 2013
Seraphina Pilates Retreats at the Natura Beach Hotel offer daily Pilates, walks, swim, rest and play. Within the tranquil surroundings of this coastal haven, the aim of the week is to build your strength, flexibility and confidence, facilitating greater body and movement awareness.
Sat 24th Aug 2013 - Wed 4th Sep 2013Jan Day Workshops and Malcolm Stern collaborate to offer 'Intimacy and Spirit', a transformational vacation exploring relationships and intimacy. A chance to deepen your sense of the sacred and have a fun holiday in the sun with a community of like minded spiritual oriented fellow travellers.
Fri 15th Feb 2013 - Fri 27th Sep 2013Chillout Retreats offer an "unforgettable" and "heavenly" experience in luxury accommodation with breathtaking surroundings. Yoga, pilates, meditation, life and holistic therapies, detox cuisine, fresh juices and smoothies. Heated indoor pool. 'Book two nights get the third free' offer available.
Sun 12th May 2013 - Sun 15th Sep 2013Yoga Holidays Turkey provide a beautiful oasis in the historic town of Side with sandy beaches just a few steps away and local markets nearby. Twice daily yoga practice in small groups make it ideal for beginners and the more experienced alike. Massage treatments and boat trips can also be enjoyed.
Fri 6th Sep 2013 - Sun 8th Sep 2013Chillout Retreats offer an "unforgettable" and "very special" experience in the comfort of the Gayles retreat in the Seven Sisters Country Park. They offer yoga, meditation, guided walks, holistic therapies, vegetarian cuisine, fresh juices and smoothies. Facilities include a swimming pool, outdoor dining, and hammocks.
Fri 14th Jun 2013 - Mon 17th Jun 2013AdventureYogi offer WellbeingYogi in Norfolk. Set in 21 acres of glorious rolling breckland with an abundance of invigorating activities. Accommodation to suit your budget from camping to cottages. Local seasonal produce to nourish you and reviving yoga to invigorate your summer soul. Also Fri 23 - Mon 26 Aug 2013
Sun 6th Jan 2013 - Wed 31st Dec 2014Azul offers beach yoga holidays on the white-sand beaches of Corralejo in sunny Fuerteventura. With small class sizes, world-class instruction, and beauty and massage treatments, this is the perfect way to rejuvenate and reconnect whilst enjoying a beach holiday. For extra exhilaration surf courses are available.
Sat 17th Aug 2013 - Sat 24th Aug 2013Nathalie Mukusheva Yoga: A week long yoga and meditation retreat in the beautiful setting of InSabina, Italy. Deepen your practice and connect with nature in this exquisite location with an experienced and dedicated teacher.
Sun 9th Jun 2013 - Sun 18th Aug 2013
'The Best Yoga Retreat in the World' (Observer), in the heart of Sri Lanka also offering Ayurveda treatments to complement its Yoga holidays. Holidays run from November to March, and June to August. "I have been to many retreats and this is my number one." G. Siegert
Fri 15th Feb 2013 - Wed 31st Dec 2014Platinum Healing offers juice detox, yoga, meditation and psychological and emotional healing retreats in West Sussex, UK, as well as self catering holistic holidays in a peaceful rural setting. Retreat manager Kate Tyler is a world renowned yoga teacher, hypnotherapist, life coach and writer.
Tue 1st Jan 2013 - Tue 19th Nov 2013Pink Spirit Jordan – Float in the Dead Sea, expand your awareness in the Wadi Rum desert, experience the intuitive power of the horses, become a proud warrior in magical Petra and send your wishes to the stars. Connect from the heart, be in the moment and get inspired.
Fri 22nd Mar 2013 - Sun 17th Nov 2013Sally Parkes Yoga offers a specialised detox retreat for increased energy and weight loss, held at a luxury venue. This retreat is perfect for those feeling tired and bloated. With a proven approach of yoga, pilates and an effective nutritional plan, this detox retreat will restore vitality and enthusiasm for life.
Mon 5th Aug 2013 - Fri 16th Aug 2013The Hap'ning Place offers annual summer singing holidays on the Greek island of Chios. On the five-day courses you sing every day and this includes individual coachings and choral work. There are public performances but also plenty of opportunities to take it easy too, or to try out the local watersports.
Sun 21st Jul 2013 - Sat 27th Jul 2013Chillout Retreats offer a transformational week of detox, hatha yoga and meditation with optional full juice detox programme in the peaceful Spanish countryside. Plus, over 25 life and holistic therapies, use of spa facilities including jacuzzi, Turkish steam, and outdoor pool.
Sat 20th Jul 2013 - Sat 3rd Aug 2013Platinum Healing offers juice detox, yoga, meditation and psychological and emotional healing retreats in a peaceful rural setting (also in UK). Retreat Manager Kate Tyler is a world-renowned yoga teacher, hypnotherapist, life coach and media writer.
Mon 9th Sep 2013 - Mon 16th Sep 2013Yoga with Emma (Spencer-Goodier) is returning to this bourgainvillea swathed retreat centre in the beautiful village of Dalyan. Asana, pranayama and meditation will nurture body and soul, with a river community, turtle beaches and ancient ruins as your back drop. This is a purpose built yoga venue.
Fri 24th May 2013 - Fri 14th Jun 2013Relax, refresh and rejuvenate in the stunning Andalucian foothills. Lizzy Giles teaches her own evolved style of hatha yoga including asana (posture), visualisation, relaxation, pranayama (breathing), mudras (hand gesture) meditation and chant. Beautiful walking, pool and therapy treatments available. Dates tbc.
Sat 1st Jun 2013 - Fri 7th Jun 2013Sally Parkes Yoga offers a blend of hatha and dynamic yoga, pilates, meditation and nutritional advice in an area of outstanding beauty and ecological diversity in the Andalucian countryside. This retreat has something for everyone – a complete getaway from everyday life. All abilities welcome. Also 14 - 20 Sep.
Sun 5th May 2013 - Sun 6th Oct 2013Healthy Option holidays offer value for money beach yoga holidays on the beautiful island of Lefkas, with flights and a range of enjoyable activities included. "Absolutely brilliant holiday, great place, great activities, very friendly and the staff are fabulous." Special offer on 26 August holiday.
Fri 31st May 2013 - Fri 7th Jun 2013
AdventureYogi combine energising yoga with adventure holidays and retreats. SurfYogi retreats offer rejuvenating yoga, invigorating massage, relaxing meditation and nourishing, delicious, vitality foods with surfing, coasteering or strolling the beautiful Cornish countryside. Come for 3, 4 or 7-night options.
Tue 1st Jan 2013 - Thu 31st Dec 2015Cortijo Romero, Spain's leading centre for personal development holidays since 1986, has outstanding courses every week, plus yoga, tai chi, massage, dance, song, coaching and excursions in stunning scenery to ancient villages. Comfortable accommodation, beautiful gardens and pool – in the sunniest climate in Europe.