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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 RETREAT IN SPAIN
14th - 21st September 2019

Enjoy a week relaxing in the Andalusian hills, benefit from a Pilates class every morning to get you ready for your day, explore Seville in the sumptuous September sunshine, visit Jerez de la Frontera for a taste of the famous local Sherry...

Over the last few years, I've been lucky enough to regularly visit Andalucia and am excited to now be organising a Pilates retreat in a beautiful villa overlooking the Andalusian hills near the town of Arcos de la Frontera.

Situated overlooking a world-renowned golf course and the Andalusian hills, the luxury villa provides all the comfort and enjoyment you need from a holiday. With luxury ensuite rooms, an outdoor swimming pool and free WiFi, the villa gives you the chance to get away from it all while benefitting from regular Pilates sessions.

The price includes all of the following:
• 7 night stay in luxury accommodation
• Private, ensuite accommodation for all guests
• Pilates classes every morning and some evenings
• A 1-1 Pilates session
• Visit to Seville
• Visit to Jerez de la Frontera
• Breakfast, lunch and dinner at the villa including soft drinks, hot drinks and local wines
• A main meal out at local restaurants in both Jerez and Seville
• Airport transfer from and to Jerez airport

If you are interested in finding out more or wish to reserve your place, please give me a call on 07469 882257 or complete the form on the retreat page on my website www.pilatesaligned.co.uk



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



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



BESPOKE WEEKEND PILATES HOLIDAYS IN NORTH DEVON
Ongoing

We offer unique long-weekend Pilates breaks for one or two people, running all year-round at our beautiful rural country home situated within the Taw Valley in North Devon. We focus our holidays not only on Pilates, but on practicing mindful movement, healthy eating and being more environmentally aware.

During your stay, you have two hours of Pilates Matwork tuition and a vegetarian/ vegan brunch, each day on Saturday and Sunday, with the option of extending to Monday.

Our fully equipped Matwork studio is on site, and your Pilates sessions can either be just in the mornings or as a morning and late afternoon split. We do not create a full-day itinerary as we want our guests to have time to explore the local area and do as much or as little as they want. Free time can be spent exploring the national parks and beautiful beaches, surfing or just sitting in the garden on a sun lounger reading a book… Reformer sessions in our new bespoke equipment studio and massage can be booked separately (subject to availability).

The accommodation, open from the Friday afternoon, is attached to our main house and is complete with a double bedroom, large shower room and an open plan kitchen, lounge and dining room with TV, DVD & Freeview. There is an outdoor pizza oven and a wood-fired hot-tub, and both can be booked as an extra if the weather permits. As a personal mission, we are always striving to reduce our impact on the Earth, so our accommodation is as eco-conscious as possible and we hope our guests appreciate this. If you would like to bring your dog, please let us know as we can offer a dog friendly option… we have three border collies here ourselves!

We are a mother-daughter team and for enquiries, please contact Lauren or Jess at Pilates Health Project, info@pilateshealthproject.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: 03.07.19