Yoga Retreat in Greece

Our Yoga and Pilates retreats are the ideal places to recharge, enjoying the fresh Mediterranean breeze with its abundant sunshine and the beautiful UK landscapes. Our intention is to offer you an incredible and memorable retreat experience, by either introducing you to yoga or pilates practice, or deepening your experience. In our retreat, you will be studying Scaravelli inspired Yoga (Hatha based) or Pilates, exploring your breath and meditation, and eating healthy, freshly cooked local food. You will experience a unique opportunity to develop your body and mind, allowing your full potential to blossom; all that in a healthy environment where one can experience complete happiness. Our yoga retreat offers you an unparallelled experience and will provide you with ideas and skills that you can take with you on your continuing journey in life.We offer you an incomparable quality accomodation at excellent value for money, a tribute to our commitment to quality. We will create the ideal holiday package for you, taking into consideration your needs, desires and your level of experience in Yoga or Pilates. We will also help you in planning your trip, booking your flights and for your transportation. Yogaloom offers a vegetarian friendly holiday, which supports organic and ecologically sound practices. Our holidays are ideal for taking a “non-yoga” friend/partner or a child along with you.
Programmes Description: Our daily sessions will include pilates practise or yoga asanas (postures) as well as deep relaxation, Pranayama and Meditation Techniques. You will learn how to allow the mind to quieten by bringing your awareness to your breath, practicing Pranayama (breath control), meditation and engaging mindfully.You will be practicing a relaxing but at the same time challenging class in the morning and a gentle class in the evening. In between the two classes, you are free to do whatever you wish. We encourage you to do exactly what you like/need. There is a variety of activities among which to choose, such as taking a walk, visiting the quiet bays nearby for sun bathing or swimming (arts/crafts and dance or swimmimng lessons are available upon request). These activities as well as the Yoga or Pilates practices are optional, if you just want to take some time out to relax, take a nap or read a book, you are more than welcome to do that. If you wish, Katerina will create a yoga routine designed especially for you. After all, why not continue your own practice at home!Nutrition advice as well as Massage Therapy, Acupancture and Shiatsu treatments are available upon request. 
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Private Yoga Retreat, Greece

Programme 1:
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2017 Yoga Retreat: 02/09-09/09 and 09/09-16/09 2017 Pilates Retreat: (dates to be confirmed/we are open to suggestions)

We are taking single travellers, families, couples and friends on a journey. A discovery of the ancient land of Evia with its traditions and history, its healing food and beautiful beaches. Our retreat is located in the tranquil bay of Porto Buffalo in Evia island in Greece. There are two types of accommodation with sea view, ‘Evian Silence’ and ‘Private Cottage’. Both accommodations has an option to share a room and the Private Cottage has an option to book it with your family or friends or to share it with our participance.

With our small group of 6-12 participants everyone will get one to one support like in a private class!

Both accommodations are in stunning locations right next to the sea of the peaceful and secluded Bay of Evoicos in the Mediterranean sea.
They are ideal for yoga and pilates, and are managed by the owners so you know you will be enjoying a typical Greek hospitality.

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Your daily schedule will include:

  • Snack/tea
  • Yoga or Pilates practice
  • Breakfast
  • Free time for swim, canoeing, sunbathing, reading etc
  • Lunch
  • Yoga or Pilates practice (incl sun-set meditation walk)
  • Dinner

On day we will take a yoga break and there will an optional day trip to Dimosari gorge or a local beach by boat that costs £15-35 depending on number of participants.

We will get to swim, sunbath, take walks for meditation during sunset and travel to near by beaches and gorges!

You can make use of our 2 canoes any time! Swimming or painting classes will be available upon request at an additional cost.

Package Includes:

  • Accommodation for 7 nights
  • 10 Morning+evening yoga classes and meditation
  • Help with transport and flight booking (flight not included)

Yoga and Pilates classes with amazing sea views and healthy, fresh home-made (vegetarian friendly) local food availabie in Exis Restaurant (10min walk from the private cottage accommodation).

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Evia Silence:

All studios have sea views!

Single:  £670 (half board) early bird if  booked in 2015 normal price £820

Double (sharing): £555 (half board) early bird if booked in 2016, normal price £705

Triple (sharing): £530 (half board) early bird if booked in 2016, normal price £680

Non-yoga participants (sharing): £370 (half board) early bird if booked in 2016, normal price £470

Cottage:

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All rooms have sea views!

Single:

£820 (half board) early bird if booked in 2016, normal price £920 or

£690 (no food incl) early bird if booked in 2016, normal price £790 

Double: (sharing):

£620 (half board) early bird if booked in 2016, normal price £720 or

£470 (no food incl) early bird if booked in 2016 normal price £570

Cottage Capacity: 1 double room, 1 twin room and a king size mattress loft – max capacity 5 adults OR 4 adults and 3 kids.

There is also space to bring partners, or friends who don’t practice yoga. With double and twin beds in all the rooms, it would be wonderful to meet them all.

 

Last minute booking discount available

Book now, or get in touch for more information

Getting there

2,5h drive from Athens Eleftherios Venizelos airport via Harkida bridge or by Oropos-Eretria Ferry boat. From the airport we can arrange to pick you up by taxi or a small bus for more then 3 people.

If you like to explore Athens and/or visit Acropolis it is possible as it is near the airport, you can stay an extra day or more if you like or even take few hour before or after your flight.

 

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Photos from Evian Silence at Porto Buffalo

Photos from Cottage at Porto Buffalo 

Photos of last year’s retreat in Triopetra beach, Crete

 

Programme 2:
Private Yoga Retreat

(Pilates Retreat available upon request)

Available all year

Our private Yoga and Pilates Retreats are accommodated at Porto Buffalo, a small and peaceful fishermen’ port in Evia Island. Accomodated in a beautiful rustic cottage just 3m distance from the beach, where one can enjoy the crystal clear turquoise water and an amazing view of the Evoicos Bay. This beautiful cottage can accommodate up to 5 adults and kids.

Classes are held is the balcony wich has abundant sea view of Evoicos Bay! Our private retreat is ideal to share with your friends, your partner or your family.

With our small group of 4-5 participants everyone will get one to one support like in a private class!

Your daily schedule can be designed as you wish and could include:

  • Snack
  • Yoga or Pilates practice
  • Breakfast
  • Free time
  • Lunch (or Dinner)
  • Yoga or Pilates practise (incl meditation)
  • Dinner (or Lunch)

Our offer

  • Individual one-to-one yoga tuition
  • Small group lessons including Yoga for adults and Yoga for kids
  • Family Yoga Holidays including Yoga for all members of a family, where you can enjoy practicing with your children

Package Includes:

  • Accommodation for 7 nights (the price applies for 1-4 adults and 1-4 kids, 5 persons max)
  • A Greek sim card that you can use 24hrs/day for anything that you may need
  • 10-12 Morning+evening yoga classes and meditation
  • Help with transport and flight booking

Breakfast and full board or half board meals, which includes healthy and fresh home-made vegetarian and non vegetarian food. We do recomment a vegetarian diet but local fresh sea food and meat will be available.

Prices

Yoga Lessons: up to 4 Adults-1 lesson per day £900 p/w, 2 lessons per day £1200 p/w
up to 4 Kids-1 lesson per day, £450 p/w

Accommodation : in a beautiful cottage 2m by the sea/beach, £500-£990p/w depending on the season
Capacity: 1-4 adults and 1-4 kids, 5 persons max
Food: Chef £500 p/w
Full board: breakfast+lunch+dinner: adults: £400 p/w, kids: £210 p/w
Half board: breakfast+lunch or dinner, adults: £245 p/w, kids: £130 p/w
Baby Sitting: We also offer baby sitting services, that you could use during your practice or at any other time for £9 p/h

 

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A cottage beside a bay surrounded by hills

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Details on Accommodation

This Beautiful cottage house (100 square meters/300 square feet) has been built and decorated with care and lots of manual, elaborate work. The two balconies one small at the back and a bigger one with sea view that can host yoga classes. There are two bedrooms (with sea views), a cute loft and one bathroom, which is located on the mezzanine floor. The kitchen is located on the ground floor, as is the living room which is spacious and comfortable, with a handmade cornstalk-ceiling, a perfect example of the typical country-house architecture. There are two gardens (a small one at the back and a beautiful bigger one with a patio at the front of the house) and a utility room in the basement. The house is very bright, clean and well-ventilated, with lots of windows and doors that let the fresh breeze in. In 4-8min walk there are three taverns (restaurants), and in 5-10 min drive there are ravishing, tranquil beaches.

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Getting there

Porto Buffalo: The distance from Athens International Airport Eleutherios Venizelos to Porto Buffalo is either 2 hrs 15 mins by car via Chalkis Bridge, or 1 hour 45 mins by car and 20 mins by ferry which takes you from the port of Oropos to Eretria.

We can either arrange for you to rent a car from Athens International Airport if you wish to be independent (its recommended if you wish to discover more places), or you can take a taxi.

Next dates

2017 days to be confirmed

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Programme 3:
Suffolk Yoga Retreat weekend, Woodbridge, UK

11/03/2016-13/03/2016

We are taking single travellers, families, couples and friends to the ‘scenic like’ tudor 4 star Seckford Hall Hotel where you can leave your cares behind in an atmosphere of comfort and relaxation.

Set amongst 34 acres of private Suffolk countryside, which also boasts the most wonderful gardens, woodlands and an idyllic lake, the hotel offers luxurious accommodation, a 2 AA rosette restaurant and leisure with a swimming pool and spa that have been resently refurbished and is located. Accommodation has the option to share it with your friend/partner/relative or one of our participand.

With our small group of 6-12 participants everyone will get one to one support like in a private class!

Your daily schedule will include:

Snack/tea
Hatha Yoga practice
Breakfast
Free time for swim, spa, walking, reading etc
Lunch/Snack (not included)
Yoga or Pilates Class (incl sun-set meditation walk by the Woodbridge coast!)
Dinner

Package Includes:

Accommodation for 2 nights
4 Morning+evening yoga classes and meditation
Help with transport
Yoga classes with healthy and fresh home-made (vegetarian friendly) food availabie in Seckford Hall Restaurant

Prices:

Double Room
Bed and Breakfast £310 sharing
Half Board £355 sharing

Single Room
Bed and Breakfast – £386
Half Board – £440

(half board has a limit of £31.5 to spend on dinner)

There is also space to bring partners, or friends who don’t practice yoga. With double and twin beds available, it would be wonderful to meet them all.

Last minute booking discount available.

Getting there:

2 hours drive from London and 1h 5min drive from Stansted airport.

Help with transport from London available upon request.