Queenly fitness retreats to recharge you
Whatever your speed or sport, get fighting fit for the colder months with one of these specially selected, expertly led fitness retreats. To help you choose the right health trip to suit your needs, our talented journalists have done the hard work for you and reviewed them all in depth. Read their reviews then contact the retreats direct from our site.
Power up with Rancho La Puerta in Baja California
Escape the pull of technology and everyday stresses at this fitness heaven, where there’s a staggering choice of classes on offer from Zumba, cardio drumming and Pilates to hydro classes, jogs and walks. Open all year round. Explore.
Build strength with Yeotown in Devon, England
Rebalance mind, body and soul with a 5 day Yeotox health and fitness detox programme at gorgeous Yeotown in North Devon. Feel strong and rejuvenated through a combination of fitness sessions, hikes, bike rides, yoga, massage and tasty cleansing meals. Runs each week. Explore.
Have an adventure with Azulfit on Fuerteventura
For a physical recharge, come and bask in the warmth of the Fuerteventura sun whilst keeping fit at beach venue Lotus Retreat. Enjoy the wide range of activities on offer including watersports, yoga, Tai Chi, Pilates, surfing, hiking and even horse-riding. Open all year round. Explore.
Work out with Wildfitness in Zanzibar
Wildfitness runs transformational weeks on Zanzibar with daily workout sessions and workshops on natural movement, boxing and running. After an intense day in a tropical wonderland enjoy luxury bedrooms and super meals under the stars. Runs on set dates from Nov to Feb. Explore.
Do Pilates at Absolute Sanctuary, Koh Samui
Absolute Sanctuary offers fantastic Pilates Reformer Bootcamps which run for five to seven days with a choice of group or individual sessions, so you can tailor the retreat to suit your needs. There are treatments and cleansing meals too. You’ll be fit and toned in no time. Open all year. Explore.
Regenerate in the Himalayas at Ananda, India
Ananda is an invigorating retreat for travellers hoping to shape up. Surrender to one-to-one personal training sessions, group classes with a focus on abs and Pilates, and hikes in the inspirational mountains, all supported by yoga and delicious ayurveda treatments. Open all year. Explore.
Combine your fitness retreat with a digital detox
A fitness holiday is a great time to give yourself a break from all your devices and have a digital detox. Read our Journal post to help you on Being Mindful of Technology.