Blow away the cobwebs this spring with our pick of the UK’s best wellness breaks for a rejuvenating weekend retreat.
The Clover Mill, Worcestershire
Set in a restored seventeenth century water mill, this bespoke retreat is inspired by the Ayurvedic principles of nutrition, therapeutic massage, meditation and yoga. As part of your personally-tailored stay, you’ll be treated to daily yoga classes, nutritional advice sessions, delicious vegan food and a whole range of therapeutic massages – all in the comfort of a contemporary eco-lodge.
From £550pp for two nights full board.
All The Good Things, Cornwall
Feed your soul this spring with a seaside retreat. AImed at celebrating life’s simple pleasures, All The Good Things is the ultimate feel-good getaway. Pick from a whole host of invigorating activities, including foraging sessions, surf lessons, wild swims and polaroid photography classes. And when you’re completely exhausted, return to your own sustainably built Eco Terrace. Hot tub included.
From £390 for two nights full board.
Sharpham House, Devon
What better place to reconnect with yourself than a listed Georgian mansion house set in 550 acres of gorgeous countryside? The mindfulness retreats at Sharpham House encourage you to live in the moment through Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction (MBSR) techniques, including yoga, walking, singing and creative writing. For the ultimate back-to-nature experience, choose to stay in the furnished bell-tents scattered across the estate’s woodlands.
From £295 pp full board for three nights.
Raw Horizons, North Yorkshire
A safe haven for women from all walks of life, Raw Horizons offers a welcome respite from the stresses of everyday life. Through a holistic combination of yoga, coaching, meditation and nourishing food, the friendly team aims to help guests kick start their own personal journey to happiness, health and fulfilment. Not bad for a weekend break.
From £165 pp per night full board.
Nestled in the Scottish Highlands, EcoYoga is what wellness dreams are made of. The retreat offers outdoor baths with waterfall views, early morning ashtanga yoga, and guided walks around the nearby lochs. Not forgetting the underground sauna and solar-powered hot tub, of course. And if that wasn’t enough, the vegetarian food is sourced from the lodge’s organic garden.
From £595 pp for 4 nights,