What better way to enjoy a yoga weekend and summer solstice celebration away from the bustle of daily life. Here you will feel peaceful and at one with nature at this magical and sacred venue. St Netan's is a haven of tranquility between Boscastle and Tintagel along the breathtaking North Cornish coastline. Our retreat occupying 2 lodges rests at the sacred waterfalls edge nestled in the tree canopy. Your journey will start with tranquility as soon as you arrive with a one mile walk along the riverbanks to the foot of the waterfall. All your luggage will be transported and waiting for when you arrive at the lodges. Your car safely parked at the entrance to the Glen.
This is a exclusive retreat, taking a limited number of guests to keep this weekend magical.. We will occupy 2 x woodland lodges with beautiful open plan living space, that sit above the tree line and the majestic waterfall.
During our weekend we will enjoy soul warming walks, outdoor yoga, campfires, and a relaxing zen garden new for 2019. Yoga will take place in the studio set amongst the tree canopy, and outdoors subject to weather. We will have access for guests only to a private area above the waterfall for mindfulness and meditation.
This weekend will be fully catered for by St Nectan's Glen's own chef who will cook for us delightful home cooked wholesome meals, meeting all dietary requirements during your stay.
Both myself and your yoga teacher Sara will be teaching and offering massages during the weekend. Details and timetable to follow.
As we have the luxury of daylight, there will be 4 main yoga seasons during the weekend, 3 optional sessions including outdoor yoga and meditation practice, a guided walk to Tintagel via the beautiful rocky valley and breathtaking Cornish coastline
During our weekend we will occupy the 2 private-lodges "The Retreat" & "St Cleder" at St Nectan's glen set above the tree canopy. There is limited vehicle access, but transportation is provided at the entrance to the Glen car park so you can enjoy a relaxing 1 mile walk along the river leading to the magical waterfall. The glen and waterfall are open to the pubic, find out more information here: https://www.st-nectansglen.co.uk
Claire"s passion for yoga at this majestical and spiritual location will be shared with you all during the duration of the stay with her own Chi style holistic hatha practice. Even if you attend regular classes, a yoga retreat is time to reconnect and enjoy a deeper practice. Finding the space and taking the timeout from routine.
Joining Claire will be Sara Hurst. Sara also completed the same training as Claire where they became great friends sharing their love of yoga. Both your teachers are fully qualified holding a recognised 500-hour training diploma with the Devon School of Yoga. Sara is a wonderful reflexologist, and Claire a aromatherapist. Sara shares the same holistic and mindful approach to yoga practice as Claire.
Yoga workshops will take place at the Glen Studio next to the lodge- all mats, bolster, straps blankets, and block provided.
There is no better place than St Nectan's Glen to step out of routine, recharge, and connect with nature. Enjoy the walks around the waterfall, or relax in the beautiful zen garden at the private lodges.
Your weekend will include an organised walk taking in the breathtakng rocky valley, and local coastline. Take a short drive to Tintagel and enjoy a dip in the deep blue waters.
This is a catered yoga retreat, and all meals will be provided at the lodge. Meals are bespoke to the group, and all individual catering requirements are taken into account.
Granola, yoghurt, fresh fruit, bread for toast, jam, butter, marmite, peanut butter, porridge, eggs, pastries. Breakfast is delivered to the accommodation either night before or in morning.
Lunches and evening meals are served at the main lodge in a group setting
Lunch: soup & salad, cous-cous or bean salad, bowl of fresh salad leaves, fresh hunks of bread, cake and fruit.
Dinner: tray bake of chicken and roasted vegetables -lasagne - chick pea curry, rice, naan bread, spicy coconut dahl, bowls of salads, baked potatoes, fruit salad
Cakes and /scones are served in the afternoon