Easter Yoga Surf & Walking Retreat in Cornwall, 19 – 22 April, 22 – 26 April, 19 – 26 April

This retreat has a special offer on when you book through Soul Seed Travel – receive a complimentary massage worth £38. Fill in the form to make an enquiry or booking and we will get back to you within 24 hours. You can also contact the team direct on retreats@soulseedmedia.com.

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Easter Yoga Surf & Walking Retreat in Cornwall

Join us for our yoga surf & walking retreat for 3, 4 or 7 nights this Easter. We have returned to Cornwall after a break, and we are so excited to share this adventure with you! We have relocated to the beautiful area of St Agnes. This area is known for its outstanding natural beauty and from the TV series Poldark, so imagine a dramatic coastline with crashing waves and stunning beaches.

Our Easter Cornwall yoga retreats are very popular. After a 30 minute silent meditation walk and a two hour morning practice you can enjoy relaxing at our gorgeous pad, soothe achy limbs in the outdoor hot tubs (yes we have two!), or venture out to the coastal walks or try something a little more adventurous; Surfing, coasteering, paddleboarding, kayaking to name a few of the activities we have on offer. Learn more about the walks from our doorstep or if surfing is your thing then see what yoga poses can help.

Stay for the weekend, the mid week or the whole week. Whether you are a surf pro, a yoga pro or a complete beginner at either, the combination of yoga with surfing will enhance your balance, concentration and flexibility to help you get up on the board and stay on!.

This yoga surf retreat Cornwall is suitable for anyone who is a complete novice or is an expert. If you prefer not to get in the water that is ok, this is also suited to people who prefer dry land and wish to enjoy the scenery. It’s also suitable for all ages, shapes, and sizes.

Yoga

The classes are suitable for all abilities and levels. They are modified for the surfers needs, stretching out the legs and strengthening the core, balance and concentration. We have a range of very experienced teachers who are well practiced at adapting the class for everyone’s level.

All classes cover pranayama, asanas and meditation to help increase oxygen flow, balance, clarity and a peaceful mind. Morning sessions are a more dynamic practice and the evening sessions are gentle with lots of stretches, meditation and relaxation. Bliss!.

Your Teacher

Amy’s yoga journey began when she least expected it. For years believing the yoga was just for the calm and naturally bendy, she found a teacher that made asana gentle, nurturing and healing; fate was sealed. After becoming a yoga apprentice Amy soon realised that this was what her heart was calling her to do.

After completing her 200hr YTT in Costa Rica, Amy knew she wanted to teach in a way that made yoga accessible to everyone. With a background in working as a massage therapist in both holistic and clinical settings, Amy uses her knowledge of the body and its ranges of movement to ensure that no matter what age or ability arrived on their mat, they could feel confident to practise and her regular classes reflect that with people as young as 20 practising along side people in their 80’s.

Amy has completed trainings in Yin, yoga therapy, chair yoga, sequencing, mindfulness and advanced yoga anatomy over the years, each bringing a different dynamic to the practise.

As a massage therapist she is trained in traditional Swedish, deep tissue, myofascial release and reflexology. She also works as an Ayurvedic therapist being able to do various treatments, consultations and has a real passion for yoga’s sister practise.

After completing her training in trauma sensitive yoga, she began using yoga and bodywork in women’s centres and refuges and now stands as a support worker for the Cornwall charity WRSAC.

Amy has worked as massage therapist and yoga teacher in some of Cornwall’s finest hotels, hosted retreats in Cornwall and throughout Europe as well assisted in yoga teacher trainings in Costa Rica. Each experience has taught her something new and she loves that here is sill so much to come.

Amy’s style of teaching comes from a place of nurturing. She wants you to feel free to explore the capabilities of your own body, respect your boundaries and learn how to heal and protect it. By blending strong, grounded hatha practises with the freedom found in Scaravelli and vinyasa she believes that each practise can help create the perfect balance between flexibility and stability in both body and mind.

When Amy is not her mat or around a massage couch she is at home walking the beautiful coastline of Cornwall with her two dogs, planning her next adventure and pretending she is a great surfer.

‘Yoga is called a practice for a good reason. No matter how long you have practising there is always something new to learn and discover – every time you come to your mat you will have a different experience. That, is the beauty of the practice

Cuisine

We bring our own handpicked chefs with us to the retreats to create delicious fresh, healthy, nourishing vegetarian food.

They come up with the most innovative dishes which are truly impressive and leave you feeling content and energised ready for all your activities.

Accommodation

Your accommodation in Cornwall is simply stunning. It is a traditional Cornish stone farmhouse that has been recently renovated to 5 star luxury. Set in 15 acres of private grounds with a woodland with a stream running through it and rolling hills with breath taking views of the Mithian Valley.

We can sleep 16 guests in 5* rooms spread across 3 separate accommodation options, the farmhouse, the cottage and the studio.

The Farmhouse: This is the main hub of the retreat, where you will gather for delicious meals, herbal teas and great chats.

The main farmhouse sleeps 10 in cosy 4 twin or double rooms with en-suite, two other doubles and an additional twin.

Cosy Cottage: This is set back and sleeps 7 guests in two twin or double rooms, a twin room and a single room.

The Studio: This is a beautiful space best suited to a couple or friends who don’t mind sharing a double bed – who want the complete privacy. A self contained apartment with wood burner and kitchen, it’s a place to get cosy and totally switch off.

Lots of space: There are lots of areas and conservatories for you to relax in and feel like you are getting away from everyone to relax and have some personal space to read a book, enjoy the views and sit and while away the afternoon or evening.

Retreat price

If you have a room preference, please let us know in the comments section when booking and we will do our best to accommodate you.

19th – 22nd April 3 night weekend price:
Double / Twin Ensuite: £465pp
Double / Twin shared bathroom: £445pp
Single Room shared bathroom: £545pp
Beautiful self contained studio with double bed, kitchen, private veranda, wood burner and bathroom: £465pp ideal for couple or two friends sharing double bed

22nd – 26th April 4 night SPECIAL Mid-Week price:
Double / Twin Ensuite: £395pp
Double Twin shared bathroom: £365pp
Single Room shared bathroom: £475pp
Beautiful self contained studio with double bed, kitchen, private veranda, wood burner and bathroom: £395pp ideal for couple or two friends sharing double bed

The whole week – 7 night stay:
Double / Twin Ensuite: £845pp
Double Twin shared bathroom: £775pp
Single Room: £895pp
Beautiful self contained studio with double bed, kitchen, private veranda, wood burner and bathroom: £845pp ideal for couple or two friends sharing double bed

Includes

* Beautiful accommodation in twin, double or single rooms
* 3 hours of yoga, pranayama and meditation a day
* Brunch, either a packed lunch or soup for lunch and 2 course evening meal
* Arrangement of surf, kayaking, horse riding or any other activities
* Outdoor hot tub to soothe achy muscles
* Beautiful 15 acre grounds to while away the July day
* Complimentary assistance in arranging travel to Cornwall and taxi share

Does not include

* Travel to and from the venue. If you come by train you have to pay for a taxi too.
* Travel to and from the beach (We arrange car share between guests).
* Any bespoke surf or other activities (coasteering, climbing, kitesurfing, windsurfing, sailing, waterskiing).

What past guests have said

‘‘We have had a truly magical time! It was ideal for bringing us away from our hectic London lifestyles. Absolutely beautiful venue, excellent food, wonderful yoga teacher, great surfing and great hostesses. Thank you again for such a delightful stay’’. Thalia & Mark

”We surfed every day which was a really good activity and value for money and the surf school were really nice. I am feeling very relaxed mentally but physically tired. Nice to have had so much fresh air.” Pete Plymouth

”I feel really relaxed and much more healthy. Nice people, very nourishing but also time to do nothing and nice that you get yoga on both arrival and departure days”.  Sophie, London

”It was very relaxed. So nice you could do what you liked. I was coming for the surfing which was great!” Jo, Bristol.

How to get here

By Car:
The nearest town is St Agnes which is 5 minutes drive to the venue. On booking we release the actual address of the retreat, until then it is a real retreat surprise!

By Train:
The nearest station is Truro. It’s about 7 miles from the retreat. The journey from London is about 4.5 – 5 hours depending on the route you take. We have recommended train times below. Please book these trains/or similar times if coming from a different direction, so that we can organise a taxi share for you and and save you some money. Super off peak starts at £110 return from London Paddington.

Sleeper train: This is an option to travel over night – it’s a fun option that adds to your holiday experience to Cornwall and you get to sleep through the whole journey!

Taxis from Truro to yoga retreat: Approx. £20 (4 people) 20% more with bigger car 6 people.

By Plane:
We recommend this as long as you offset your carbon foot print please!. Fly to Newquay. From London it takes about 1 hour and prices are from £82 if you book in advance.

Taxi prices from Newquay:
Approx. £45 (4 people) 20% more with bigger car 6 people

Have a question?

You can email us directly on retreats@soulseedmedia.com.

Booking

To book your place on our Yoga Surf Retreat in St Agnes, Cornwall, fill in the form below. You can also email the team direct on retreats@soulseedmedia.com.

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