A weekend retreat of yoga, meditation and walking through the pines and dunes of Landes, south west France.
The goal :
Find inspiration and energy everyday,
Get out of his routine,
Connect to a deeper level with one's inner self and be with people with the same philosophy of life,
To connect with one's body and nature and become aware of the essential values of life.
For who :
2 participants min , 6 participants max
Men, women and couples from 25 years old.
The adapters of yoga or those wishing to deepen their practice and knowledge.
Accommodation + Food
Accommodation is at the lodge at Yoga Beach House. This consists of a large house with five guest bedrooms, communal guests areas and a guest kitchen, gardens and terraces with plenty of hammocks to relax. Bed clothes and towels are provided. Free street parking by the house.
The house was renovated with mindful living at the core of the project. Yoga Beach House aims to be an ecological space with a vibe of peace, love and joy. The interior is warm with natural pine and simple furniture, which has been restored or up-cycled.
Brunch and dinner are offered each day and included in the retreat package. The food is excellent and you will be inspired to make some changes to your diet for sure.
Yoga Beach House offers a simple organic homemade vegan and vegetarian plant based diet. Breakfasts consisting of fresh fruits offerings such as porridge, bircher, granola. Lunches including savory vegan pancakes, hearty veggie soups or simple salads with fresh-made cereal bread. Dinner consisting of rice or lentil base with seasonal veggies and spices plus your chefs (James) passion for healthy and tasty food.
If have special diet requests these should be made before arrival so we can prepare. We cannot cater for specific dietary requirements unless we have been notified in advance.
Retreat from Friday (arrival at 18h) to Sunday (departure at 12h noon)
2 nights accommodation
3 yoga sessions (hatha vinyasa flow, hatha restorative to activate yin and yang energies) with James Hanberry
3 meditation sessions with James
1 afternoon hike and connection with nature through the forest, over the dunes and along the beach.
Tips to improve asanas sustainably
Guided meditations and breath work
4 healthy and vegetarian dishes prepared at home (brunch + dinner)
Detoxifying refreshments, including green smoothies, hot lemon and loose leaf herbal teas
Free time to think, rest and recover from everyday life.
James Hanberry of Yoga Beach House will be leading and hosting this event. James has been practicing yoga for over 15 years and teaching for 5 years and offers warmth and a sense of fun during classes. He will also be cooking you your delicious meals. Why not hangout in his kitchen and ask him some tips during your stay. James loves connecting with nature and will be your guide for exploring the forest, dunes and beaches with you during the weekend.
Ideally located, the place of retirement is in the north of the Landes, in Biscarrosse-plage (40600), at one hour from Bordeaux (Nearest airport: Bordeaux Mérignac) - Nearest train stations: (Arcachon, La Teste, Ychoux, Bordeaux St Jean)
Sheets and towels (bath + beach) are provided
Free parking on the street in front of the house
Travel to / from the place of retirement (flights, airport transfers).
Extras of optional activities (bike rental, surf rental)
1:1 life coaching, additional yoga sessions, energy healing
This week is ideal for yogis (men and women) aged 21 and over
You are physically capable, without injury or enclosure
The program is in English only. A very good level of English is required if it is not your native language.
It is assumed that you have a pre-existing interest in yoga and that you are already aware of its benefits. You do not need to have an advanced level, just to have interest in yoga.
It is forbidden to smoke and drink alcohol at the Yoga Beach House.
Price per person 350€ or 600€ per 2 people sharing, inclusive of classes, accommodation, meals.
It is possible for yoga class only rates without accommodation and meals but only once the retreat is full
"A yoga retreat at Yoga Beach House, a 100% authentic yogi lifestyle in the heart of a loving family passionate about life. In this beautiful and comfortable Landaise house that breathes well-being, everything is only love of happiness peace and sensitivity ... The flowery garden makes you want to recharge, the yoga studio smells of warm wood. Yoga classes are practiced in the studio or on the beach,... A week in the heart of this lovely space and we leave the heart filled with love. Life is Beautiful at Yoga Beach House. Namaste" - Vanessa
“Perfect Hosts + Yoga Instructors. An Oasis Of Well Being. James Is An Amazing Cook! The Food Was Absolutely Delicious. The Perfect Balance. The “Must Go” Retreat" — Martina
“Brilliant! I Had A Fantastic Time At Yoga Beach House. The Classes Were Amazing, The House Is So Welcoming + The Food Was Beautiful. I Would Highly Recommend, You Will Feel A Million Dollars After It” — Gemma
“I recommend this place to have a great time, you can do yoga, surf, relax, - you can eat very good and healthy food. Don't hesitate ! " - Anne
"Excellent - warm and always smiling welcome. The frame of the Yoga studio also contributes to the sensation of disconnection: entirely in wood, fire of chimney, sun diving during the sessions of the morning, background music in perfect synchronicity ... All that 5 minutes of the beach! Namaste!" - David
"Warm and welcoming. The place smells good, the wood burner crackle in the classes and the playlist is always well chosen. One comes out with a real and deep energy. And an envy: to start again!"- Caroline
"A beautiful house run by an adorable and super nice team and good vibes. Ideal for recharging your batteries ..." - Celia