Destination retreats

Our destination retreats offer activities and meditations for stress reduction, health and wellbeing in the UK and Europe.

Be treated to time-off, reading books by a giant infinity pool and spots of health-enhancing spa treatments in the advanced facility rooms on a destination retreat. Feel liberated from all matters of concern with days spent basking in sunshine, indulging on traditional dishes of delight to nourish the body, mind and spirit.

Destination retreats coming next...

body and mind

France > Provence

Energy Awakening Lake Lodge Retreat

available between -
20th Mar 2019 - 24th Mar 2019


£1940 pp

France > Paris Region

Forest Bathing Tree House Retreat

available between -
09th May 2019 - 12th May 2019


£1507 pp

Italy > Sicily

Grounding Retreat at Sicilian Historical Manor Farm

available between -
10th Apr 2019 - 14th Apr 2019


£1346 pp

Italy > Puglia

Restoring Harmony Fig Farm Estate Retreat

available between -
18th Apr 2019 - 13th Oct 2019


£1600 pp

Where tranquillity meets relaxation and sophisticated charm, choose a destination retreat to satisfy your escapism cravings all the while freeing the mind from the distressing distractions and riots of responsibilities at home.

Destination retreats are an ideal option designed for those who are looking for a short break not too far from home but with all the correct components to relax and unwind and time and space to shift the focus and attention back onto their personal wellbeing. From a courthouse at the foothills of pristine green slopes to a boutique resort with the sand and sea at your doorstep each morning, choose a destination retreat to practice yoga, meditation and breathing to rejuvenate the physical and spiritual mind. Provoke spiritual awakening further by taking solo strolls or a brave bike-trek into the woodlands where the only distractions will be the soothing whispers of the gentle breeze and cricketing wildlife casually conversing in their natural habitats.

Why a destination retreat may suit you?

When you begin to feel suffocated weaving through the towering skyscrapers to buy your usual deli sandwich and disconnected from you wondering what purpose life holds, consider a destination retreat. Becoming numb to your feelings by being heavily embedded with work and domestic responsibilities has become a normal in the modern societal context. This is why learning to take time to remove yourself from that environment in exchange for new ambiences and scenery through a destination retreat can firstly refresh the physical body and spiritual mind and to also give the mind and body time to heal, reconnect and realign. It also becomes an opportunity to re-establish a personal connection with nature, an easily accessible place of solace and a beautiful scarcity that is most times forgotten because of the dull, gloomy cityscape.

Types of destination retreats

Yoga retreats

Sharpen your practice of yoga and improve your pose and posture on a mat, immersed as one with the outdoors on a yoga retreat. Often misunderstood, yoga retreats are not only intended for yogi veterans but open to various levelled individuals, beginners included. If you are looking to try something new whilst being away from home or want to bring the best of both worlds, relaxation and keeping the body active on holiday, consider a yoga retreat. Teachers from various backgrounds, specialising in different style yoga practices are available to suit every bendy need. 

Idyllic destination retreats

Lulling azure waters, sunstroke palm-fringed trees and decadent double loungers, seek a hideaway on an idyllic destination retreat. A utopian of luxury in Southern Italy complete with boundless sunshine and soft footfalls of sand or charming chateaux in the humble settings Northern France, escape the ordinary to be temporarily escorted into a haven of bliss and tranquillity. Feeling adventurous? Explore the undisclosed depths of beauty to the circling grounds and embrace the aromatic glory of fresh bloom gardens and meadows on an unforgettable idyllic destination retreat.

Why choose Balance Holidays for a destination retreat?

At Balance Holidays, we are here to bring your wellness vision to life which is why beginning your wellness journey with us not only means facilitating the management of mood fluctuations, tackling stress and restored psychophysical balance but also offers the opportunity to experience the unforgettable at some of the world’s most luxurious and exclusive resort hotels and destinations. The aim of each programme is to provide individuals with the essential tools to cultivate and continue to maintain a balanced and fulfilled lifestyle of self-care, mindfulness and healthy living. Being conscious to these elements and the personal needs of each individual, our exclusive collection of wellness retreats are hand-selected and carefully considered to ensure each need is realised and expectations exceeded.

Each programme in our collection is unique, from different styles of yoga and its fundamental purpose, to cleanse the mind from distractions or to improve spiritual healing, to the destination and shared facilities, cultural elements from the surrounding region, deep-rooted from the land’s pastime are threaded through to make each journey an unparalleled and remarkable experience that stretch beyond the realms of ordinary, just for you.

The team at Balance Holidays understands the confusion around the wellness retreats market through personal experiences which is why we offer a highly-personalised, bespoke service to ensure each journey matches your specific needs and interests by being readily available to offer advice and guidance, answering any questions and to assist you through each stage of the booking process.