Queenly New You Retreats January & February 2020
January and February are a terrific time to retreat, both to renew yourself and rethink your life direction. Here’s our pick of what’s on offer from our curated collection of retreats, which have all been reviewed in depth by our trusted team. Return home with a happy heart and a clear vision for your year ahead.
Mandali, Italy Meditation, yoga and personal growth in a sensitively curated environment with a view to die for. Book a Mandali Experience retreat to combine different types of meditation, yoga and movement sessions with personal growth workshops and periods of silence, or attend a themed retreats. Read our reviewer Imogen O’Rourke’s personal journey or her full report. Dates: Mandali Silent Retreat: 1 – 6 Jan, Enlightenment Intensive Retreat: 6 – 11 Jan, Mandali Experience: 2- 7, 7 – 9 or 9 – 14 Feb 2020.
Mindfulness Journeys, Morocco Book a Sunshine and Clarity retreat at a gorgeous Moroccan hotel in the foothills of the Atlas Mountains for morning yoga and meditation, swimming, relaxation and nature walks. In the evenings, relax into yin yoga and sound healing by a crackling fire before a nourishing Moroccan winter dinner. Read our reviewer Hannah MacInnes’s personal journey or her full report. Dates: 5 – 11 January 2020.
The Detox Barn, Suffolk, UK Post-festive gentle detox retreats will help you lose extra pounds and create healthy new habits for the new year. Based at a an elegantly converted barn near Stowmarket in rural Suffolk, you’ll have healthy vegan meals, yoga, meditation, fresh juices and smoothies and country walks. Read our reviewer Emma Douglas’s personal journey or her full report. Dates: 3 – 5 January, 10 – 12 January and 28 February – 1 March 2020.
The Zest Life, Wales, UK Based at the spectacular Plas Cadnant estate on Anglesey, this retreat has been created to give you the tools you need to reshape not just your body but your mind too. Start to feel inspired about your daily yoga practise and exercise routine, get motivated to eat well, and be positive about your dreams and aspirations for the future. Read our reviewer Carla Mckay’s personal journey or her full report. Dates: 10 – 12 & 12 – 17 Jan 2020.
Green Farm, Kent, UK
Start 2020 with a Healthy Start Wellness Retreat at this relaxing country retreat in beautiful rural Kent. The weekend retreat features yoga, spa treatments, outdoor hot tub soaks, healthy food, country walks and woodland exercise with Naturopath and Nutritional Therapist Alice Yeates. Or you can book a bespoke stay any time. Read our reviewer Sally Kirby’s personal journey or her full report. Dates: 24 – 26 January and 7 – 9 February 2020.
The Sanctuary, Thailand Set on a tropical bay and backed by lush jungle on the gorgeous east coast of Koh Phangan, the iconic Sanctuary Thailand has been delivering inspired retreats for over 20 years. Come for detox retreats, yoga and Pilates holidays, wellness and creative workshops, top notch visiting healers and a hugely relaxing, low-key atmosphere. Read our reviewer Anna Leach’s personal journey or her full report. Open all year.
Ananda in the Himalayas, India Set around an original maharaja’s palace in Uttarakhand, this renowned hilltop spa retreat lords it over the plains below and offers a range of wellness packages for health and wellbeing that draw on ayurveda, yoga, meditation and vedanta philosophy. Read our reviewer Rosie Walford’s personal journey or her full report. Open all year round – stay for a 5, 7, 14 or 21 night healing, wellness or Ayurvedic programme to kick start 2020.