Discover the best you with our list of the top wellness retreats to book this year…
Yoga and wellness retreats are the holiday of the moment. Combining a week of utter relaxation, wellness and rejuvenation with sunny climes and healthy food – what could be better? Because of this we’ve put together our top wellness retreats to book this year…
What: Soulshine Bali was created to be a “place of happiness where you can chill in a fun, friendly atmosphere, explore the beauty of Bali, enjoy delicious organic food and let your soul soar in the sun.” And that is does, making it a no brainer in our top wellness retreats to book this year. From practicing yoga in the rooftop studio, to lounging by the pool, walking through the rice fields and daytripping to the beach, volcanoes and temples there is so much that makes this retreat special.
We love: The majestic vibes, the many places to explore
Where: JL. Ambarwati, Ubud, MAS, Gianyar, Kabupaten Gianyar, Bali 80571, Indonesia
What: Kaliyoga is an Italian retreat situated in the Irtia Valley, one of the most striking landscapes of Puglia. It is designed to guide you to experience authentic peace in the here and now, within and beyond personal achievement. Take part in daily yoga sessions, enjoy a seasonal menu and spend your free time exploring the beautiful area. Visit the beach, cycle through the countrside and explore the nearby towns.
We love: Their focus on helping you to destress and ensure you leave feeling rejuvenated and with a determination to make positive shifts in your life
Where: Masseria Pavone, Via Madonna Dell’Arco 74015 Martina Franca Taranto, Italy
What: Kaliyoga also has a retreat in Spain and we couldn’t resist adding this in here too. The original location for Kaliyoga, the Spanish retreat is both authentic and beautiful. It is situated in the beautiful region of Andalucia and offers a range of cleansing food, relaxation and therapy and of course a great yoga schedule. Nestled in rural countryside near the market town of Orgavia and overlooking the Alpujarra mountain range it is one of the finest walking areas in Europe and a beautiful place to explore.
We love: The beautiful location, fresh food and rejuvenating experience
Where: Las Barreras, 18418 Órgiva, Granada, Spain
Blue Osa: Costa Rica
What: Blue Osa beach retreat and spa in Costa Rica is the ideal place to rejuvenate and retreat. With 12 rooms and capacity for 32 guests, this intimate resort is right on the beachfront just off the beaten path with an endless selection of places to meditate and relax. Enjoy yoga sessions on the private beach just 50 metres from the waves and a beautiful pool for an afternoon swim under the sun.
We love: The beautiful views and being right on the beach
Where: Osa Peninsula, Puerto Jiménez, Costa Rica
What: in Thailand is a yoga retreat in the heart of nature where everything floats on water. There is no wifi or cellular service here so you can experience a total digital detox, in the most beautiful surroundings. You sleep on a floating bungalow with beautiful cliff and lake views and a place on the front deck for a hammock nap or to relax and soak up the environment. The yoga space itself is a floating structure with a large open deck space outside which can be utilised for open air practice. It has a wooden floor and folding glass panelled doors that open on all 4 sides to creates a large open airy room with incredible views.
We love: You can truly be at one with nature and forget the stresses of modern day life
Where: Khao Phang, Ban Ta Khun District, Surat Thani 84230, Thailand
Mind Body Retreats Ibiza
What: A vast world away from the partying reputation of Ibiza is a much more spiritual side. Get in touch with this at Mind Body Retreats – a beautiful luxury yoga retreat just near San Sebastian. It’s a beautiful and relaxing space with twice daily yoga classes, the chance to experience a gong bath, meditation and also to go and explore the island. The vegan food menu is also delicious!
We love: The beautiful pool and rooftop yoga spot
Website: Mind Body Retreats
Where: Carrer de Leganés 1, 07829 Sant Josep de sa Talaia, Illes Balears, Spain
Which is your favourite in our list of top wellness retreats to book this year? Let us know in the comments below!