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This page will keep you updated on Pilates retreats or holidays that are being offered by, or that feature, Body Control Pilates teachers.


PILATES RETREAT, FRANCE
Ongoing

Our Pilates, Yoga and Vegan Food retreats are a balance of strength building, rejuvenation, cleansing, relaxation, and learning. Our wonderful instructors will help you find new inspiration, expand your practice, and have loads of fun on the way.

Based in an old farmhouse with amazing vista views of the French countryside, you will be guided through your Yoga and Pilates practices each day and also have the opportunity to learn how to make the delicious vegan food you are served.

Help yourself from the fruit trees, cool off in the pool, or find a quiet corner to be creative, The Field Retreat is a calm and beautiful haven, surrounded by rolling countryside and amazing skies.

If you want to explore, there is loads to see and do nearby, markets, châteaux, swimming, canoeing, basket weaving, wine tasting, tree adventures, zip-lining and more.

Accommodation is cosy, comfortable, and all of our rooms have a view…

Prices start from 395 Euro.

Go to our site at www.thefieldretreat.eu for a list of dates and more information, or contact Helen at admin@thefieldretreat.eu

It is also possible to rent the space out as a teacher to run your own retreat.



ALL YEAR ROUND PILATES HOLIDAYS IN ANDALUSIA, SPAIN
In the charming coastal town of Conil de la Frontera – A typical white Andalusian town.

• Pick your own dates. From a long weekend to a week or even two.
• Example of cost – 7 nights @ £590
• Suitable for absolute beginners to the more experienced

Come alone or bring a friend. Shared accomodation in light modern twin bedded room. Matwork Pilates each morning with Body Control teacher Karen Stafford followed by delicious brunch of local fresh produce on patio, weather permitting. Modern relaxing Pilates studio within the house. Maximum 4 people ensuring maximum attention.Remainder of the day to do as you please.

Relax on one of the many beautiful beaches just 5 minutes walk away or use the courtesy mini bus to visit the charismatic local town and wander the cobbled lanes full of galleries, gift shops, cafes, restaurants and market of locally grown produce. Group sight seeing trips available to local sights.

Transfers to and from your destination airport.

Why not take some time for yourself.

For all the full details please go to www.pilatesholidayspain.com or email pilatesholidayspain@hotmail.com or telephone 0034 678 567 359.



EXPERIENCE AN ALL INCLUSIVE LUXURY PILATES HOLIDAY, IN ITALY AND SICILY WITH LIFE HOLIDAYS
May – October every year

• We provide bespoke Pilates holidays for small groups of 7/8 guests, using only the best experts in their field to deliver the impeccable holiday experience.
• With no single supplements and private luxury en-suite rooms in stunning Italian Villas, it’s a perfect way to take your Pilates holiday.

A week of Italian sunshine, set amidst olive and lemon trees in the beautiful gardens of our luxury villas, our own private chef producing wonderful meals all with locally sourced ingredients. Pilates everyday, improving your technique,(optional cooking lessons) great wine and wonderful food, fabulous pool and jacuzzi. Time for sightseeing, wine tasting, shopping, relaxing, and sunbathing.

Candice is the owner and principal Pilates teacher and has been a member of Body Control Pilates since 1998.

Our holidays are all inclusive, covering all wine, meals, excursions, wine tasting and airport transfers. So no need to worry about fluctuating currency exchange rates.

To learn more and to watch our latest video please visit our website at www.life-holidays.com

For more information please contact Life Holidays:
Email: info@life-holidays.com
Call Candice on: +44 (0)20 7127 6542 or +44 (0)7973 520 443



GOZO PILATES RETREAT – CORNUCOPIA HOTEL
11th - 18th June 2019 (Cornucopia Hotel)
1st - 8th October 2019 (Cornucopia Hotel)
8th - 15th October 2019 (Cornucopia Hotel) Fully booked

Steeped in myth, Gozo is thought to be the legendary Calypso's Isle of Homer's Odyssey - a peaceful, mystical backwater. Baroque churches and old stone farmhouses dot the countryside. Gozo’s rugged landscape and spectacular coastline await exploration with some of the Mediterranean's best dive sites, historical sites, forts and amazing panoramas, as well as one of the archipelago's best-preserved prehistoric temples, Ġgantija.

Including:
• 7 nights accommodation on full board at Cornucopia Hotel (Single room in main hotel or sharing a bungalow with two bedrooms and two bathrooms)
• 2 Pilates group sessions per day with Lara (12 in total)
• 1 x private Pilates session with Lara
• Excursions to Ggantija Temples, Citadel, Ramla Bay, Marsalforn Salt Pans, Xlendi Bay and Dwejra
• Outdoor swimming, walks in the surrounding country side and great company!

Optional activities include:
scuba diving, kayaking, horse riding, wine tasting, cooking and much more!

Price:
950 Euros per person (Excluding flights and transfers)

“I can’t remember the last time I was so relaxed but also felt I had worked my body and learnt new things”
(Anita Woodford – Group participant June 2017)

For further information please contact Lara Refalo
Email: gozopilates@gmail.com
Website: www.gozopilatesretreats.com
Facebook page: Gozo Pilates Retreats



GOZO PILATES RETREAT – TA' CENC HOTEL AND SPA
4th - 11th June (Ta' Cenc Hotel and Spa)
15th - 22nd October (Ta' Cenc Hotel and Spa)

Steeped in myth, Gozo is thought to be the legendary Calypso's Isle of Homer's Odyssey - a peaceful, mystical backwater. Baroque churches and old stone farmhouses dot the countryside. Gozo’s rugged landscape and spectacular coastline await exploration with some of the Mediterranean's best dive sites, historical sites, forts and amazing panoramas, as well as one of the archipelago's best-preserved prehistoric temples, Ġgantija.

Including:
• 7 nights accommodation on half board at Ta' Cenc Hotel and Spa
• Use of the Spa facilities
• 2 Pilates group sessions per day with Lara (12 in total)
• 1 x private Pilates session with Lara
• Outdoor swimming, walks in the surrounding area and great company

Optional activities include:
scuba diving, kayaking, horse riding, wine tasting, cooking and much more!

Price:
Single room 1350 Euros per person (Excluding flights and transfers)
Sharing room 995 Euros per person (Excluding flights and transfers)

“I can’t remember the last time I was so relaxed but also felt I had worked my body and learnt new things”
(Anita Woodford – Group participant June 2017)

For further information please contact Lara Refalo
Email: gozopilates@gmail.com
Website: www.gozopilatesretreats.com
Facebook page: Gozo Pilates Retreats



PILATES AND ALPINE WALKING HOLIDAY – HAUTE SAVOIE, FRANCE
Sunday 30th June – Wednesday 3rd July
Thursday 4th July – Sunday 7th July
Sunday 30th June – Sunday 7th July

Come and enjoy a walking holiday with a difference in the French Alps. Each day there will be a group pilates matwork class followed by a mountain walk in the surrounding areas where you can experience the stunning views and discover the beauty of the local flora and fauna. Each of the pilates classes will be tailored to your needs and you will benefit from a 1:1 session during the week where you can fine tune what you are learning in the group class. This holiday is open to all, from beginners through to advanced or if you just love walking in the mountains and fancy trying out pilates for the first time then this is for you.

Costs:
• 3 night break – €400
• Whole week – €750

For more information please visit www.p3pilates.wordpress.com or call Karen on +33 (0)643 853359



LUXURY PILATES RETREAT IN THE SOUTH OF FRANCE
This luxury retreat is held at a beautiful 19th Century Chateau surrounded by ancient woodland. Tucked away in the foothills of the Pyrenees in a UNESCO world heritage site, it’s the perfect location to take refuge from the world surrounded by untouched natural beauty.

You’ll take part in restorative Pilates, Yoga and meditation practice, all set under the warm glow of the September sun.

Cost and what’s included:
• Luxury Private Room with en-suite £999 for 1 person
• Luxury Double/Twin Room with en-suite £849 per person
• Luxury same sex Twin Room with en-suite £799 per person (for single travellers)
• Sunrise & Sunset classes (2 per full day)
• Guided Meditations
• One 45 minute Private Pilates or Reiki treatment per person
• 1 Yoga themed Session
• All teas, coffees & water. 1 Green juice per day
• Healthy buffet breakfast & lunch, 3 course organic evening meal with wine
• 4 nights Luxury accommodation with outdoor pool

What’s not included:
• Flights
• Optional return airport transfer (€60)
• Massages

Contact vickyrees@healthhubclinics.co.uk or 07929 601 043 to book or for more information.



RETREAT DAYS IN SHEFFIELD
Various dates March - December 2019

Pilates & Yoga Retreat Days in Sheffield Body Control Pilates teacher Ann Chester working with Yoga teacher Katie Bennett offers regular ‘Perfect Day Retreats’ from her beautiful studio in Sheffield.

The days are suitable for all levels of fitness and ability – so don’t worry if you have little or no Pilates or Yoga experience. Katie and Ann will plan the day around the people who are booked in, recapping on the basics, but at the same time making sure the more experienced among you get the chance to try a few new things.

Maximum of 12 people.

Price - £60/person which includes a healthy lunch/snacks etc. “We supply all the equipment you just need to bring your body, mind and enthusiasm!”

The following dates are planned for 2019 Saturday 9th March (this will be a special ‘De-Stress’ Retreat), Saturday 11th May, Saturday 6th July, Friday 16th August, Saturday 14th September, Saturday 16th November, Friday 20th December – evening Candlelight special (£20/person)

For more info and to book contact Ann Chester at annchesterpilates@gmail.com



S&S PILATES RETREATS AT CUATRE FINQUES RURAL RETREAT – JALON, SPAIN
29th April – 3rd May 2019

Based in a beautiful, family owned, Spanish style Finca and nestled amongst vineyards with almond trees and mountains all around, Cuatre Finques offers a unique location that makes you unwind from the moment you arrive and allows you to feel totally relaxed by the time you leave. Sarah and Sally are both Body Control Pilates Teachers, who qualified and started their special friendship ten years ago during teacher training. Having worked closely together for many years and experienced the pure joy of a Pilates retreat together recently, they would like to offer you the opportunity to join them and indulge in as little or as much Pilates as you like for a few blissful days.

The retreat offers:
• Three sessions of Pilates and relaxation per day
• Luxury, en suite accommodation at Cuatre Finques rural retreat (further details can be found at www.cuatrefinques.com)
• All meals from Monday evening to Friday morning including breakfast, lunch and dinner with wine. All food is based on locally sourced, seasonal ingredients
• Walks in the countryside, outdoor swimming, live music over dinner
• Bookable spa treatments

£895 per person for private room with en suite facilities
£695 per person for two sharing a room with en suite facilities
Flights and transfers not included

For more information please contact either Sally sallyhogg@btinternet.com or Sarah sarah@corecondition.co.uk



PILATES RETREAT – ABRUZZO, ITALY
Thursday 6th – Monday 10th June 2019

Join us in the beautiful and historic region of Abruzzo. A perfect way to combine a holiday in a location surrounded by nature whilst reconnecting with your mind and body through the practice of Pilates.

Our base for the 4 days will be a family-run farmhouse steeped in history and tradition. Once a coach inn in the 17th century, it was transformed over the years to a farmhouse with iconic silos. It’s surrounded by lush greenery, pine and backed by the Majella mountains.

What is included:
• 2 Pilates classes per day, morning and early evening
• Accommodation
• Breakfast every day
• 2/5 Lunches
• 3/4 Dinners
• Airport transfers to and from Pescara Airport
• Transport to and from the excursions (2 days)

There is a variety of accommodation options with fees ranging from £575 to £875 per person.

The teachers and organisers
Pilates and Rehab, and Melanie Christou Pilates are proud to be collaborating on the delivery of this retreat. You can find out more about us via the links below.

More details
Website: http://www.pilatesandrehab.com/pilates-retreat-italy-2019/
Website: https://melaniechristoupilates.co.uk/pilates-retreats/
Email: Mike & Mara at info@pilatesandrehab.com
Email: Melanie at hello@melaniechristoupilates.co.uk



PILATES & YOGA IN THE ITALIAN HIGHLANDS - LAVARONE (TN)
4th - 8th July 2019

A long weekend of physical practice and restoration with Chiara Favaretti (Body Control Pilates Master Mat teacher, BackCare Professional) & Medea Vaczy (Vinyasa Flow Yoga teacher, and Ayurvedic Massage Therapist)

Our intimate and friendly retreat is based in a family owned mansion in Lavarone. Nestled at the heart of the Alpe Cimbra, Lavarone is renowned for its natural beauty, history, outdoor activities and relaxed atmosphere. Here we offer a rich and flexible program which allows you to fully immerse in daily Pilates and Yoga practice, whilst leaving you time free to explore and relax.

The Retreat offers:
• Daily Pilates class with Chiara
• Daily Yoga class with Medea
• 1 complementary Ayurvedic Yoga Massage at your choice of day
• 1 complementary Private Pilates Session at your choice of day
• Morning Meditation / Evening guided Relaxation
• Free time to relax and explore

The Retreat also includes:
• 4 Nights Bed & Breakfast
• En-suite Single / Twin Bedrooms
• Private kitchen facilities
• Welcome dinner with live Music
• Airport Transfers

Prices start from £630 per person and vary depending on accommodation choice. Places are strictly limited to 6-12 people — Bring a friend and get 10% off your retreat!

For info & bookings
Visit: www.pilatesandyogainthehighlands.wordpress.com
Email: chiarafavarettipilates@gmail.com
Call: +44 777 4813 795



PILATES AND WALKING RETREAT – PORTUGAL
26th - 30th September 2019

Set in the beautiful historical north of Portugal, we will spend a relaxing and friendly weekend in two modern and well equipped houses with private swimming pools and gardens, near the medieval town of Caminha and 10 minutes away from sandy beaches. We will walk in the lush hills of Serra d'Arga and along the Atlantic coast.

The Retreat offers:
• 2 Pilates classes per day
• Walks in the hills or along the coast
• Outdoor swimming and time to relax and enjoy your weekend
• A visit to a local market with transport
• Optional afternoon spent in a beautiful local Spa

The Retreat also includes:
• 4 nights Bed & Breakfast
• Single or Shared accommodation
• Dinners 3/4 nights
• Transfer from Porto Airport, depending on times

Prices:
• £480 p/person for a double room
• £680 for single occupancy
• £50 discount if booked by May 31st
• To reserve a place there is a £200 non-refundable deposit.

Strictly limited to 6-10 people.The retreat is open to everyone, regardless of your Pilates experience.

For details & bookings please contact
Anna Stroud pennpilates@gmail.com
Facebook: Penn Pilates Retreat



TAW VALLEY PILATES – BESPOKE PILATES HOLIDAYS IN NORTH DEVON
Ongoing

We offer year round Pilates Retreats for just one or two guests for short breaks or week long holidays at our beautiful rural property overlooking the Taw Valley. The annex is complete with a double bedroom, private large shower room and a luxury lounge with TV, DVD & Freeview and pool table. The lounge is open plan with fully equipped kitchen bar. We offer two hours of Pilates mat and equipment tuition a day in the fully equipped studio on site, either in the mornings or as a morning and late afternoon split. There is no set itinerary to follow, and we hope our visitors will do as much or as little as they want. Time can be spent exploring the national parks and beautiful beaches or just sitting in the gardens reading a book. The gardens are landscaped with terraces, patios and seating areas to relax, with hammocks and swing chairs and a secret woodland walkway. There is an outdoor pizza oven and a wood-fired hot-tub.

For more information contact Taw Valley Pilates, or email info@tawvalleypilates.co.uk or call 01769 580 618.



PILATES HOLIDAYS IN ITALY
Ongoing

Flavours Holidays working in conjunction with highly experienced Body Control Pilates teachers have designed a series of perfect Pilates holidays in Italy. Choose from either a week in Sicily, Tuscany, Puglia or Amalfi. With a maximum group size of 8 guests you be assured of plenty individual attention and classes tailored to your individual needs. As well as daily Pilates lessons, you will also enjoy 2 cookery lessons with a local cook, be taken to explore nearby towns and places of interest. With no single supplement Flavours’ Pilates retreats are the perfect break for everyone to unwind and relax under the Italian sun.

For more information contact Flavours Holidays:
W: Flavours Holidays
E: info@flavoursholidays.co.uk
T: 0131 343 2500
Flavours Holidays is a fully bonded ATOL tour operator nos 6528.



PILATES SPA DAYS & WEEKENDS IN DEVON
Ongoing

Pilates Spa Days and Weekends at the award winning Thurlestone Hotel, in South Devon with Annita Cole. These retreats are a perfect introduction to Body Control Pilates, suitable for those with no Pilates experience or those wanting to consolidate what they already know, and enjoy exploring their practice once again with a beginners mind. Lots of Pilates, 4-star hotel with fabulous fresh food, a stunning location with superb sea views, coastal path walking and brand new spa facilities.

For more information, please visit Thurlstone Hotel or contact Annita.



Last updated: 14.05.19