Last Updated on October 1, 2021 by Editor
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- 1 Yoga Retreats & Wellbeing Breaks in England
- 1.1 Fast Track New Forest Fitness Retreat
- 1.2 4 Day Autumn Yoga Retreat in the Hamlet of Lee, Devon
- 1.3 Day Retreat for Women – connecting to your inner rhythms
- 1.4 5 Day Yoga, Mental Health & Detox Retreat in Dymchurch
- 1.5 Autumn Yoga and Wellness Retreat East Sussex
- 1.6 Autumn Hiking and Yoga Retreat in the Lake District
- 1.7 Yoga, Surf & Walking Retreat in Cornwall
- 1.8 Early Winter Yoga, Surf & Coastal Walking Retreat in Cornwall
- 1.9 Rested Mama Retreat at Hollwell Holistic Centre
- 1.10 The Wave Surf Camp, Bristol
- 1.11 Autumn Yoga Weekend With Jeff Phenix in Kent
- 2 Day Retreats & Wellbeing Breaks in England
- 3 Yoga Retreats & Wellbeing Breaks in Wales
- 4 Glamping in Wales
- 5 Luxury British Spa Hotels
- 5.0.1 Dormy House Hotel, Worcestershire
- 5.0.2 Lime Wood Hotel, Hampshire
- 5.0.3 Calcot Manor, Gloucestershire
- 5.0.4 Lucknam Park Hotel & Spa, Wiltshire
- 5.0.5 The Grove Hotel, Hertfordshire
- 5.0.6 Cowley Manor, Gloucestershire
- 5.0.7 The Scarlet, Cornwall
- 5.0.8 Polurrian on the Lizard Hotel, Cornwall
- 5.0.9 Watergate Bay Hotel
- 6 Homes With A Heart
Our Autumn/Winter 2021 guide to yoga retreats and wellbeing breaks in England and Wales. You can choose to stay in a manor house amongst the lush greenery, rolling hills and running rivers of the great British countryside, or perhaps a cottage dotted along the wind swept beaches of the stunning Cornish coast or a luxury beachside villa in a Kentish seaside town.
If you’re a rambler then grab your walking boots and head to the Lake District where you will find stunning and dramatic hiking trails.
For a pampering experience with holistic treatments pick a luxury spa hotel for a weekend wellbeing break, or choose to rent a home with a heart for a bespoke experience in the privacy of your own home away from home.
If you are closer to Wales, then try a unique camping experience at a farmhouse amongst the woodlands and wild meadows.
For a weekend staycation, read our guide to Great British Staycation Escapes for a weekend retreat in England, Scotland and Wales.
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Yoga Retreats & Wellbeing Breaks in England
Fast Track Fitness Retreats are heading to the New Forest for our 2021 autumn retreat. Mews Hill in Fordingbridge is a lovely cottage in the heart of the countryside and plenty of open space for our classes as well as a lovely fire in the lounge. All bedrooms are twin, double or king with ensuite bathrooms and guests do not have to share unless they wish to do so.
There is plenty of parking at Mews Hill if you are driving or if you prefer then catch the train out of London Waterloo (journey time approx 1h45 mins) and we will pick you up from the station.
All meals will be prepared by our professional chef, Toby and we focus on wholesome, healthy food. Toby specialises in pastry and desserts and so we are sure there will be some lovely desserts too.
We offer a range of activities over the course of the retreat and we will be outside as much as we can for boxing, HIIT, circuits, trail running and yoga.
We will be heading to the beach on day three for paddle boarding (or beach circuits if you don’t fancy getting on the water) and if the weather is fine there will be yoga on the beach too before a hike along the cliffs at Barton on Sea, taking a break for some delicious cake at the cafe on the cliff top.
Each day is full of activity but we timetable in plenty of relaxation time each afternoon so you can explore the area or just rest and relax at the cottage. Read more.
Come relax in woodland cabins nestled in four acres of private woodland in the sleepy village of Lee, North Devon.
This retreat is suitable for anyone who’d like to get away from the pressure of life, take time out in nature to relax, nourish and energise with wellness, healthy plant based food, yoga and learn how to manifest your deepest desires. All levels are welcome and you can take everything at your own pace.
The Cleave boasts a brand new yoga studio, and infinity deck which offers views that not only take your breath away but offer a deep sense of relaxation whilst you participate in asana, pranayama, and meditation.
These practices will not only relax you but will help to increase oxygen flow, balance, clarity, and promote a peaceful mind and an open heart.
All asana practices are based around heart openers so you will experienced a deep sense of love for yourself and others.
Yoga nidra, crystal meditations and healing through sound vibrations during a gong bath and crystal bowl meditations will definitely melt away any tension and stress, as well as help connect you to your true self. Read more.
This day retreat with Louise Pitman Yoga is for all women, but is particularly beneficial for perimenopausal and women post menopause.
Are you ready to step into your power? The secret lies within. Living in harmony with your inner seasons, inner cycles, can have a profound effect on your health and well being.
For a happy, healthy menopause, Menstrual Cycle Awareness is the key, awakening women to their inner power. Living with the natural flow of your cycle rather than in opposition with it can help ease painful periods, help you learn to manage PMS and create a more fertile environment for which to birth new life or new ideas.
Gaining this awareness is the bedrock for menopause, difficulty managing your menopause can be due to lack of connection to your cycle in your menstruating years. When your periods become less frequent in peri menopause or stop in menopause, living by the moon is the perfect ritual. So whatever stage of life you’re in, woman, this is the day for you.
Exploring the cycle in relation to moon phases, exploring life cycles in relation to the seasons, this retreat day will have two yoga practices designed to support management of peri/menopause symptoms. Read more.
Get unleashed from lockdown with a new you! This isn’t just another wellbeing retreat – this is a radical intervention to reclaim and revitalise your life. Join an exclusive small group with personalised support in luxurious settings including healthy sunbathing, to transform your body and mind to gain a renewed sense of vitality.
Y42 merges age-old wisdom with the latest ‘wellbeing hacks’ to leave you feeling energised, inspired with greater clarity to build healthy daily habits to achieve your life goals with a friendly and fun inspiring community. In modern language, you will: reprogram your software (mind), boost your hardware (body), and upgrade your Wi-Fi (connection to inspired intuition).
During your time at Y42 you’ll receive a bespoke, holistic approach to reprogram your mind and body with the most effective tools available today. Read more.
Come and join us this autumn for our yoga retreat in East Sussex in our very own gorgeous family-owned cosy eco-home. Designed with living at one with nature and the environment in mind, our eco-house is fully sustainable.
Situated between the South Downs and the High Weald it is an area of outstanding natural beauty. We are surrounded by rolling hills and stunning views where you can enjoy a long walk or enjoy a visit to local historical villages and have tea and cake or simply relax at our secluded retreat and take time to relax and watch the world go by.
Yoga is in the yoga barn, with large windows that open up to the sounds of birdsong and views of the meadow. With yoga twice a day, daily silent walks, afternoon walks in surrounding woodlands or up high on the South Downs with stunning views and delicious vegan seasonal food and open fires this retreat is the perfect way to while away a weekend. Read more.
Autumn is such a beautiful time to experience a hiking and yoga retreat in the Lake District. The colours are turning from a vibrant green to hues of red, orange and soft browns.
It is one of our favourite times of the year to visit as the crowds are gone and it takes on a slower pace of life. This year is also in half term so for all you teachers this one is also for you!
Our venue in the Lake District is perfectly set up to manage the coronavirus safety measures because it is a hotel / B&B so all rooms are en-suite, the food is all provided by the venue and it is cleaned on a regular basis. The yoga shala is beautiful and we are staggering the yoga classes in two groups but this won’t detract from your retreat experience. It can suit early birds and people who like to sleep a little longer!
With our qualified and very experienced mountain guide Mark on hand to lead the day hike on Friday, and your yoga teacher to lead a more gentle yet equally as stunning walk to Tarn Howes directly from our retreat centre, immerse yourself in nature and feel the benefits of this, being away from the frenetic and urban landscape of your day to day living. Take a packed lunch and just sit and watch the world go by, or enjoy a bit of forest bathing and meditation.
After a day’s excursions, unwind with evening yin and yoga Nidra followed by a vegan and vegetarian feast.
This hiking and yoga retreat in the Lake District is suitable for those who love more dramatic countryside experience, love hiking or being active. If you have never been hiking before that’s ok, but just bring suitable clothing and be prepared to be active. Read more.
Enjoy a five day Yoga, Surf and Walking retreat this autumn, in a stunning country Estate in Cornwall, located only a ten minutes drive from some of the most famous beaches in North Cornwall. The prime location gives the perfect opportunity to be as relaxed and restored or as adventurous and active as your heart desires.
Stay in a choice of three separate properties and come together for yoga, dining and activities. When not enjoying yoga in the large Apple Barn Studio the lawns create a perfect space for classes too.
The garden surrounding the manor house and additional properties is a 22-acre expanse of lawns, ornamental lakes, camelia woods, orchards and an incredible walled vegetable garden.
We will be checking out the local area which is blessed with an abundance of coastal path walks, beaches, dunes, seaside towns and of course, surf. Read more.
Join us for a winter yoga and coastal walking retreat in beautiful Cornwall. This intimate retreat, with a maximum of 9 guests, is the ideal way to spend a 3 night healthy, adventurous weekend by the sea.
Situated a stone’s throw from the beach with sea views from the yoga space, indulge in four hours of yoga a day and be guided along the coastal paths and explore fishing villages and be in awe of stunning sunsets right from your yoga studio!
As the winter sets in, this retreat will set you up with the perfect balance of well-being and adventure to get you through.
With a super modern but homely feel, our Cornwall base is only a 5-minute walk to the beach and the beautiful coastal path is right on the doorstep. There is so much to explore!
Feel free to relax and unwind or get involved with the hikes or even a surf lesson. Our yoga classes look out to sea so you can soak up as much of the view as possible, as does the dining room! Read more.
This Rested Mama retreat at Hollwell Holistic Retreat Centre has been curated for Mum’s by a Mum. By a woman who thinks Mum’s are amazing and knows first hand how supportive yoga and meditation is for daily parental life so can’t wait to share these practices to support you.
To incredible caregivers of young children, this retreat is for you. Fulfilling the role of Mother is amazing and challenging in equal measure. Time, space and energy to consistently look after our wellbeing is often lacking. It is so easy to lose our sense of Self in this 24hr role.
You might have a baby who no longer needs Mama for feeds, a toddler, or primary aged children. You give so much to others, so would love time to honour yourself and all this love that you share. This is time for you to share the love inwards. Space and time to nurture your physical, mental and emotional self, to reflect and recharge within a beautiful holistic retreat centre in Devon.
Delving into morning and evening nurturing, mindful and bodyful yoga and meditation practices, let’s move and pause, rest and release, journal and sit, listening to feelings and whisperings of the heart that might not always have the chance to be heard.
Let’s come together and create community within a small group of amazing Mama’s. Chat, laugh and listen, connect and take time alone to stroll and ponder – or even take an uninterrupted nap. Bliss.
With plenty of free time to carve as you wish, stroll the 5 acres of land, nap, read, sip tea, chat, and enjoy a wonderful one hour holistic or deep tissue massage with Imogen (if this is within your booking option – see below). The North Devon coast is also a short drive away.
After dinner, the Sauna Garden awaits, complete with a woodfired sauna plus outdoor ‘plunge’ shower and hot showers to enjoy. Fires, indoor or out, weather allowing, will keep us cosy under the dark starry skies. Read more.
Stay right next to the most consistent surf break in the country, just outside of Bristol. Escape the everyday, connect with nature, enjoy great food, spend quality time with those close to you – and of course surf until you drop! Available for two-night minimum stay in the week and a three-night minimum stay at weekends.
The Camp at The Wave can be found just metres from the most consistent surf break in the country – in beautiful countryside on the outskirts of Bristol. Perfectly placed for dawn patrols or sunset sessions, The Camp is a space that celebrates the simple things in life. A place to escape, chillout, connect, sleep and reset.
Great for families or groups of friends, our tents are kitted out with comfortable beds, a kitchenette, private toilet and a large balcony where you can relax after a long day of surfing. They pay homage to the surfing spirit of adventure and the pioneers who inspire us.
A short walk away you’ll find the surf pumping, the welcoming Clubhouse which is home to our brilliant surf shop and cafe-bar serving delicious food and drink, a roof terrace for taking in the views, lake walk and more. Read more.
The October weekend is currently fully booked, however if social distancing rules are relaxed we will be able to release another 3 or 4 spaces. Contact us to be added to the waiting list.
Escape to the peace and tranquility of this very special historic 17th Century Manor for a wonderfully rejuvenating and replenishing yoga weekend with Jeff Phenix.
This beautiful, luxurious venue offers a peaceful, rural setting perfect to deepen your understanding of yoga and meditation, nurture your body with fresh and delicious vegetarian food, enjoy gorgeous country walks and indulge yourself with a massage.
By taking time out of your everyday life you can leave feeling recharged, reconnected and able to interact with the world in a more balanced and loving way. Read more.
Day Retreats & Wellbeing Breaks in England
Relax, unwind and have some “you time” on our retreats. Take time out of your busy schedule to focus on wellbeing, meditate your stresses, get back to nature, kickstart a new habit and really rejuvenate yourself.
Set in 72 acres of peaceful, private countryside, Moddershall Oaks Country Spa Retreat provides a stunning backdrop to a full day of mindfulness and me time.
As well as healthy food and drink, yoga classes and meditation, your day also includes access to our spa facilities. Our luxury spa is equipped with an enticing indoor swimming pool, hydrotherapy pool, soothing reflexology foot baths, serene showers, steam room and heated loungers. Read more.
Yoga Retreats & Wellbeing Breaks in Wales
Join us for a short but jam packed wellbeing break in Wales with all the magical ingredients you need for a retreat: Yoga, Pilates, Walking, Healthy and delicious food and Meditation sessions.
There will also be the opportunity to experience Paddle Boarding, Wild Swimming, Gong Sound Bath, Holistic Therapies, Wellbeing Coaching and Mindfulness.
You’ll stay in a glorious, gothic-style converted chapel in the heart of Tywyn, a traditional Welsh seaside town. The chapel has been designed with luxury in mind whilst maintaining some of its original charm. Four of the bedrooms include en-suite bathrooms with two further bedrooms sharing facilities. There’s even a hot tub!
Everything is included – All meals, 3 a day plus afternoon tea and cake, Luxury Accommodation, Twice Daily Yoga Classes, a Sound Bath session, two hours of Paddle Boarding and one Complimentary therapy (massage or reflexology), guided walks and a mindfulness workshop!
At Sunsetbay we like to pride ourselves on the fun atmosphere and the sheer enjoyment experienced by all our guests. Our 5* Triadvisor reviews reflect this perfectly all mentioning how they loved this aspect of the retreat, and also the food, which is supplied by a Michelin recommended local restaurant. Here’s just one of our reviews.
“Brilliant location, accommodation & 5 star food. Treatments & top class yoga. All round excellent value & an incredibly grounded, real retreat experience. The host & organiser Maggie is super welcoming, warm, generous & fun. Can’t recommend this retreat enough”. Read more.
Autumn is a beautiful time to be in the Brecon Beacons and to join us on our autumn mid-week hiking yoga retreat. Stay in comfort, hike with qualified guides, unwind with yoga and relax by the fire.
This November, join us for a mid-week yoga retreat for 4 nights, 5 days Monday – Friday, staying in a family-owned multi-property estate. Dating back to 1176, it was originally a farm serving the local monastery. Since then, it has had stunning renovations to create a beautiful retreat space.
Why not stay in one of the main barns? Or maybe, try out a quirky converted wheat silo, perfect for two people. Either way, you will enjoy lots of space and room options.
Of course, get your hiking boots ready to enjoy a guided hike with qualified guides on one day of the retreat. On another day try horse riding, more hiking or visit the delightful Hay on Wye for the afternoon.
Want to fully relax? You could curl up in front of the open fire and read a good book in one of the many sitting rooms available. Truly, you will feel rested and restored, ready for winter.
With up to 4 hours of yoga a day, delicious vegan food from one of our fabulous chefs and gorgeous accommodation you will feel cared for throughout.
If you love to be in the Welsh countryside, surrounded by rolling hills, rivers, streams, nature and peace and quiet this is the right yoga retreat for you. Read more.
Described by National Geographic as one of the top five meditation venues in Europe, Dru Yoga is located in the heart of Snowdonia, North Wales. Lonely Planet considers the area one of the top 4 locations to visit in the world! And Trip Advisor gives its Certificate of Excellence to the accommodation side, Snowdonia Mountain Lodge.
Relax and recharge in in the heart of beautiful Snowdonia. Enjoy warm friendship and experience some of the most professionally taught yoga in the country.
With its foundations set firmly in ancient yogic tradition and its emphasis on soft, flowing movements, Dru Yoga can help increase energy levels, ease back pain, and wash away stress.
Designed to be practised by people of all abilities, fitness levels and age groups, it is a style of yoga that can be quickly dipped into or learnt in more depth over a lifetime. It is now taught in many different countries, and as such has helped us become one of the largest yoga organisations in the world. As hundreds of our students are finding every day, at its most simple, Dru Yoga helps relieve the pressures of modern living. Read more.
Glamping in Wales
Fforest farm has been created as a place to enjoy the simplicity, pleasures and beauty of outdoor living in an outstanding natural environment. Located on 200 acres by the river Teifi gorge, next to the Teifi marshes nature reserve, minutes from the town of Cardigan and from the beautiful undiscovered beaches and coves of the West Wales coast.
On site you will also find the cedar barrel sauna tucked into the woods. This is the perfect après-sea treatment, after a session of coasteering or kayaking.
The Onsen Domes at fforest farm take year-round comfort and engagement with the outdoors to a new level. With solid wood floors, wood-burning stoves, bespoke furnishings and beautiful countryside views from the giant bay window.
Outside each has a Japanese style bath-house with shower, basin and cast concrete, sunken soaking tub. From the decked area you can fully relax on our custom built outdoor sofa overlooking the beautiful Welsh countryside.
Luxury British Spa Hotels
Wind your way down picturesque country lanes, past Cotswold-stone cottages, and eventually you’ll reach the warm welcome of Dormy House Hotel – a cosy converted farmhouse that’s about as British as you can get.
Accommodation options range from roomy suites to the adorable Rose Cottage, complete with private hot tub, and the House Spa is utterly luxurious. As well as an indoor infinity pool, outdoor hydrotherapy hot tub and three thermal suites, the treatments on offer are truly exemplary.
The fitness studio is well kitted out too, but if the weather’s nice it would feel foolish not to take advantage of the glorious Cotswolds setting – ask for a map at reception and take a walk across hilltops dotted with sheep. Afterwards, reward yourself with a meal at one of the restaurants on-site – The Garden Room is particularly special. Read reviews.
Just over 90 minutes from London by train, Lime Wood Hotel’s idyllic New Forest setting makes for the most picturesque of countryside retreats, complete with wild ponies and donkeys roaming the entrance.
From opulent but cosy rooms in the main house to secluded cabins and lodges with log fires and private patios, it is almost too tempting to relax in your room for the entire stay.
However, with a spa that features a peaceful rooftop herb garden (where you can take part in morning yoga or meditation should you wish), a hydro-pool, steam room and sauna overlooking the forest and an outdoor hotpool and mud house – not to mention the warmest service, a pretty courtyard bar and a restaurant headed up by Michelin-starred chef Angela Hartnett and co-head Luke Holder – the rest of Lime Wood is well worth your time too. Read reviews.
The word “Manor” in Calcot Manor is slightly misleading, encouraging visitors to expect a stuffy intimidating house, when nothing could be further from the truth.
Calcot Village would be more appropriate to describe the layout and feel, since the accommodation is made up of 35 quaint cottages, barns and outbuildings, all grouped around the rustic main building.
Thoughtfully preserved on the outside and completely modernised on the inside, the rooms provide exactly what most city visitors want from a country retreat: the appearance of rural living, but with wi-fi.
The spa – one of the main reasons that Calcot is almost always full, even on a rainy midweek day – occupies another of the cluster of farm buildings and boasts an indoor pool, treatment rooms, lounge, and lavender-surrounded outdoor hot tub overlooking an open wood fire.
Treatments focus on complete relaxation using Aromatherapy Associates products – although CACI therapies are also on offer – and the 45-minute Rose Facial is so relaxing it feels twice as long. Time moves more slowly in the Cotswolds – which is just as we like it. Read reviews.
After driving down a mile-long driveway lined with beech and lime trees, Lucknam Park is no disappointment when you eventually reach it.
A Palladian mansion just six miles from the beautiful city of Bath, Lucknam boasts 42 individually-styled rooms and suites, 500 acres of land (which you can explore on horseback or by bike, should you wish to), a Michelin-starred restaurant and a spa featuring a 20-metre pool, hydrotherapy pool and five thermal cabins.
Guests can choose from a list of treatments using products from Espa, visit the gym or even book an appointment at the hairdressing salon during their stay.
The setting is idyllic, the hotel and facilities utterly luxurious and the service second to none – a weekend’s stay feels like the ultimate country escape. Read reviews.
Tucked away in what feels like the most quaint, quiet English countryside (it is, in fact, only a 40 minute drive out of central London), The Grove Hertfordshire is almost too close to home to be safe from temptation mid-week.
Boasting four different restaurant areas and grounds that are as luscious as its gourmet breakfast (served in bed, naturally, eaten propped up with cloud-like pillows and silky soft linens), it is the Sequoia spa that is the jewel in its crown.
Using Natura Bissé products, their formulas rich in active ingredients, its body treatments are some of the best you’ll experience. A special mention goes to The Orangery Experience.
Who would have thought feeling like a citrus soufflé would be so invigorating? It’s the perfect precursor to a day spent walking around the expansive grounds, culminating in a glass from their excellent wine list. Read reviews.
With 55 acres of woodland and meadows for guests to enjoy, Cowley Manor is a firm favourite with Cotswolds-frequenters. Its C-Side Spa makes it an even more enticing proposition, especially given the new menu of Emergin C Scientific Organics.
These are treatments that utilise the latest in skincare technology to provide hard-hitting, results-driven facials.
High points are the Anti-Ageing Apple Stem Cell Treatment (100 per cent of clients noticed improvement in the appearance of crow’s feet), and the Detox Facial, which uses a range of potent super-ingredients such as kombucha, seaweed, French clay and grape extract. Read reviews.
You can indulge in all kinds of relaxing diversions here at the Scarlet – including cliff-top hot tubs, a natural reed-bed swimming pool and an Ayurvedic inspired spa. The hotel has been designed so that almost wherever you are, you can enjoy far-reaching views of the beach and sea beyond. A balance of light, airy spaces with cosy, private areas which allow you to mix with our other guests or enjoy peace and solitude.
The stunningly appointed bedrooms and suites feature free standing baths, walk-in showers, sea views, private gardens, terraces or private rooftop sitting rooms.
The Scarlet offers you serenity, a chance to escape from life’s fast pace, slow down and truly enjoy nature, great food and a warm welcome. With its luxury tented treatment rooms lit by lanterns and its far-reaching views over Mawgan Porth Beach to the wild Atlantic beyond, the Scarlet Spa is essentially a quiet, contemplative, almost spiritual place.
The focus of their spa is on your holistic wellbeing and the nourishment of your mind, body and soul, drawing on the wisdom of Ayurveda and a distinctive Cornish twist. You might want to slather yourself in rich mineral mud in our rhassoul, experience a traditional bathing ritual in the hammam, or try your hand at massage guided by one of our therapists. Outside, a cliff top hot tub invites you to stargaze or storm watch, and the natural chemical-free pool, cleaned by reeds, beckons you into the water. Read reviews.
Take a breath, feel the sea breeze and make the Cornish coast your playground. From early morning slow yoga to seal-spotting adventures, we’ll inspire a fresh view of life. Here, you can savour the simple things: share some tapas, stroll down to the sand or sip drinks with a view. This is a coastal hotel with a very different outlook.
Whenever you are ready, we will be here to welcome you to our spectacular Cornish retreat, with the magnificent coastline to explore, delicious local food, tasty new cocktails and plenty of time to enjoy a long-awaited change of scenery. The beach will be waiting for you.
Our Health Club has a range of facilities to try, including an indoor pool, a hot tub and a gym. Prefer to exercise in the sun and sea air? There’s also an outdoor tennis court, seasonal outdoor pool and miles upon miles of coastal path on our doorstep.
Our relaxation room is where you’ll discover the meaning of chilled out. Enjoy the perfect space to rest before and after a treatment or simply unwind to soothing sounds in a tranquil atmosphere. If the weather is sunny, grab a lounger on the decking outside or around the pool and feel the sea breeze on your face.
In our treatment rooms, you can indulge in a pampering Elemis treatment and some well-deserved me-time. Soothe away stresses with an age-defying facial, unwind with a deep tissue massage or be rejuvenated with a lime and ginger salt scrub. Read reviews.
Set on a spectacular, two mile surfing beach on the North Cornwall coast, Watergate Bay Hotel is the perfect destination for a wellness break directly on the beach. You can partake in the following activities:
Swim Club – our take on a spa – where outdoors meets indoors and beach meets hotel. This is our space for active relaxation. Swim in our 25-metre infinity pool, build strength and flexibility in a yoga class, or take time out for a treatment.
Work hard in a cardio cycle class or find focus and strength with yoga or pilates. If you’re craving an impromptu training session, our cardio room is filled with top of the range gym equipment.
Hatha yoga – Led by experienced teachers, this reflective yoga style encourages the release of tight muscles, energising the whole body. Classes include breath work (pranayama), posture (asana) and mindfulness (dharana). Build strength and increase your flexibility.
Cardio cycle – Challenge your body with a 60-minute, full cardiovascular workout on our stationary exercise bikes – complete with brakes that help you dial in your workout intensity. A fun way to strengthen your legs, build endurance and improve your overall fitness.
Pilates – These class will focus on strengthening and toning muscles, improving posture, flexibility and balance, reducing stress and your overall wellbeing. It will emphasise on alignment, breathing, developing a strong core and improving coordination.
The beach’s large open bay is great for extreme sports as it picks up swell from the Atlantic, so if you’ve always wanted to learn to surf, body board or wave ski, then there really is no better place: the hotel offers access to qualified instructors from The Extreme Academy. Read reviews.
Homes With A Heart
With stunning panoramic sea views, the award winning 5-star rated Pebble House in Mevagissey offers luxurious, boutique bed and breakfast, situated right on the South West Coastal Path. This adult-only property has rooms with super king or king-size beds, free WiFi, free parking, and the award-winning Pebble House breakfast.
The sea view rooms have floor to ceiling, wall to wall windows. All rooms feature a flat-screen TV, a DVD player, a hairdryer and straightening irons, and tea/coffee making facilities. All beds are fitted with goose feather and down duvets and luxury Egyptian cotton linen. The contemporary en suite bathrooms include luxury bathrobes, Molton Brown toiletries and underfloor heating.
Pebble House 5-star breakfast includes local and home-made produce with free-range eggs, award-winning sausages and bacon and home-made granola.
Tucked away in arguably the most famous street in St Ives, Iris is a beautifully restored fisherman’s cottage full of character and unique features.
The cottage’s maritime history can be seen throughout with eye-catching wallpaper and the oar bannister adding a quirky touch.
Beautiful hand-crafted oak beams and an exposed stone wall give a nod to the building’s humble past which has been reimagined into a stylish open plan space for families and friends to reconnect after salty days by the sea. The flickering wood burner provides a toasty spot to spend lazy evenings and the two inviting bedrooms offer a serene space for a peaceful night’s sleep.
The shared courtyard is a peaceful spot for an evening tipple before heading out to sample some of the local seafood delicacies.
St Ives’ cobbled streets are lined with colourful cottages, independent shops and artists’ galleries, taking inspiration from the surrounding waters shimmering turquoise and blue in the magical Cornish sun. Iris is perfectly positioned for lazy beach days with two beautiful stretches of golden sand moments from your front door.
This stunning pod offers a unique experience that you’ll treasure, located close to the owner’s own home, situated within one acre of private secluded grounds, high above the village of Rhuallt in North Wales.
An ideal location for those wanting a quite relaxing break with many accessible walking routes from your doorstep such as the famous Offa’s Dyke path.
Each cabin offers 20 square metres of living space, and are just perfect for couples seeking a romantic get away from it all and offers a unique holiday experience, wonderful memories will be created to take away and treasure. Both located in well kept grounds and lawns to be enjoyed, each with a private decked seating area, there are even hammocks available for your use and enjoyment.
It comes with a compact but well-equipped kitchen, where you can rustle up a leisurely breakfast or a simple supper, which can be enjoyed at the breakfast bar or on the decked area outside.Afterwards, snuggle up together on the comfy reclining sofa and relax in front of the warming woodburning stove. The sumptuous double bed with Egyptian cotton bedding will ensure a good night’s sleep and the well-appointed shower room completes this wonderful accommodation.
The Snowdonia National Park is a short drive, with its stunning lakes, mountains, walking and cycling, while the Llyn Peninsula and excellent beaches on the Isle of Anglesey are ideal for a day trip. Whatever you decide to do, these beautiful pods will make a wonderful holiday at any time of the day.
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