Queenly retreats for November 2017
As colder weather and mugs of tea become the norm, take time out to re-energise before the festive season on one of these healthy retreats. Beautify yourself from the inside on Ibiza, get some life guidance on Bali, or head to sun-drenched Zanzibar for fitness in the great outdoors. In the UK, digital detoxing, healthy eating and good yoga await you. Return restored.
Island Retreats, Ibiza
4-11 November: Island Retreats is hosting an original Holistic Beauty Retreat at the glamorous Can Shui featuring facials and dance sessions with Su-man, a renowned global facilalist and favourite of Hollywood A-list actresses. There’s also yoga with Suzanne Faith, bodywork with Amanda Tizard and walking with Toby Clarke. Explore.
The Sacred Pause, Bali
3-8 November: This retreat at luxury destination spa Fivelements pivots around life coaching workshops with retreat creator Danielle Marchant to help you find direction. You’ll also have yin yoga classes, Tibetan sound meditation, a personal astrology reading, traditional Balinese massage and divine raw food. Explore.
Jiva Healing, England
17-19 November: Book a Creative Cooking, Conscious Eating and Yoga Retreat to help your immune system through winter and get some healthy cooking ideas. You’ll be hosted by nutritionist Rebecca Andrist and based at Littleton Mill, an eco-friendly and comfortable 17th century converted water mill in Wiltshire. Explore.
The Zest Life, Wales
10-12 or 24-26 Nov: Hibernate in comfort before the hectic festive season on a Winter Warmer weekend at a spectacular estate on Anglesey. Deeply relax with good yoga, meditation, bracing coastal walks and healthy veggie meals. There’s a cosy fire in the evenings, and you practice in a yoga shala with underfloor heating. Explore.
4-11 or 11-18 November: After a day running, lifting rocks and climbing trees on this retreat you can enjoy a hot tub and dinner under the stars. The location is spectacular – experience the tropical wonderland of the Jozani forest and reefs teeming with richly diverse marine life. Explore.
Reclaim Your Self, England
17-19 November: Take a clean break from your digital devices on this Jivamukti yoga and digital detox weekend with expert teacher Emma Henry. Held at a lovely manor house in Bedfordshire, it includes yoga, meditation, digital detox talks and nurturing, plant-based meals. Explore.