Cotswold Yoga Retreat & Wellbeing Holiday

with Jo Fellows

24th to 27th May 2022

The Yoga & Wellbeing Retreat at Notgrove Holidays is designed to nourish, awaken, heal and renew as we welcome the arrival of autumn. Set on the idyllic 1,500 acre private Notgrove Estate in the beautiful Cotswold countryside, it’s the perfect place to reflect and unwind.

Our three day and three night retreat is suitable for all abilities and includes:

❖ Energising morning yoga

❖ A Crystal Sound bath for a good night’s sleep

❖ Relaxing evening practices with Yoga Nidra

❖ Group Reiki

❖ Nourishing local food

❖ Mindful countryside walks

❖ A Swedish massage

all to be enjoyed while staying in the peaceful serenity of our cosy glamping pods.

Team Leader

Cotswold Yoga Retreat

Advanced Yoga teacher Jo Fellows will lead the retreat.

Jo believes that the roots of wellbeing can be found in nature and that following the year’s natural rhythms is not only best for the future of our planet, but is wonderful for our own wellbeing, too. For more information about Jo, do read her big below and her latest article from Cotswold Life magazine.

Jo Fellows is an advanced yoga teacher (Yoga Alliance International), Reiki Master/teacher, sound therapist (Peter Hess Institute) and meditation teacher (BSoM). Her classes and treatments are designed to revitalise your spirit and restore balance to your mind and body.

Teaching with great sensitivity, compassion and care, Jo is committed to teaching and empowering anyone who is on their journey to seek themselves and their joy whether through yoga, reiki, sound or meditation.

Accommodation

Yoga retreat accommodation

Each person will stay in their own Glamping Pod with a lovely view over Notgrove and the surrounding countryside.
They are warm and cosy with a double bed, wet room with loo, galley kitchen, TV and relaxing seating area. All bedding and towels are included.

Catering

Yoga retreat Catering

You will also be fully catered for during the retreat with breakfast, lunch and dinner served at the lovely Nuttery Café in Notgrove village during your stay.

Wholesome locally sourced nutritious food will be cooked each day by chef Darren and served in your bubbles at the Nuttery next to the Hub where all your classes will be taking place.

Please do let Jo know if you have any special dietary requirements or allergies when booking.

Dates

Our next retreat will be in September 2022.

If you are unable to make these dates, we will be holding another retreat in September 2022 so please email us at office@notgrove.com so we can put your name on the waiting list and send you details.

Pricing

The all-inclusive price includes your accommodation, linen, meals as listed above, all classes and nature mindful walk.

The only extras would be drinks you order at the Nuttery Café.

Price per person     £680

There is a discount of £100 pp for those who wish to share a Pod (double bed and sofa bed available in each Pod).  Sadly, the retreat is not suitable for guests to bring pets with them.

What to Bring

You will need to bring with you your yoga mat, water bottle, a cushion and a blanket for yoga.

Your wellies, or walking boots or trainers, warm and waterproof clothing for walking. Comfortable casual clothing, personal and overnight toiletries and essentials. Each pod includes your own mini-kitchen with kettle and fridge, so you’re welcome to bring your favourite snacks or teas/coffees to enjoy between meals and before early practices.

Location

Notgrove Holidays Yoga & Wellness Retreat will be held in the beautiful Cotswolds at:
Notgrove Holidays
Notgrove
Nr Cheltenham
Gloucestershire
GL54 3BT

Directions will be emailed to you with further details of the retreat once you have booked.

Schedule

The relaxed program we have set is designed to rejuvenate and destress you. All classes, and activities are optional – this retreat is just for you and your needs – and we’ve also included free time in the schedule to allow you to enjoy your time and relax.

Day One – Tuesday 24th May:
Arrive from 3:15pm
4:00pm:                       Welcome – cup of tea/coffee, cake & orientation
4.45-5.45pm:               Healing Yin yoga & Nidra practice to calm & balance for days ahead
7:00pm:                       Dinner

Day Two – Wednesday 25th May:
9.15-10.30am              Morning Hatha (yang) yoga practice & pranayama
10:30am                      Breakfast
Time to relax or enjoy a treatment
2:00pm                        Lunch
2:30-3.30pm                Reiki talk & Reiki relaxation/healing session
Time to relax or enjoy a treatment
6:00-7:00pm                Yin yoga, pranayama & meditation
7:00pm                        Dinner

Day Three – Thursday 26th May:
8:30am-10.30am         Mindful guided walk
10:30am                      Breakfast
Time to relax or enjoy a treatment
12:45-2:00pm             Hatha yoga practice & pranayama
2:00pm                       Lunch
Time to relax or enjoy a treatment
5:45-7.00pm               Sound bath
7:00pm                       Dinner

Day Four – Friday 27th May:
9.30am                        Latest check out time for your Pod

9:30-11:00am              Morning Hatha yoga, meditation & pranayama & closing circle
11.00am                      Brunch
12:00pm                      Cheerio

Please note this schedule outline may be subject to change, depending upon the weather and other circumstances beyond our control.

To book, please complete the booking form below and book before 25th April 2022 to avoid disappointment.

Questionnaire

Booking Information

We will call you within 24 hrs to request payment.
I hereby agree to the following:
1. That I am participating in the Yoga & Wellness Retreat offered by Notgrove Holidays and Jo Fellows, during which I will receive information and instruction about yoga and health. I recognise that yoga requires physical exertion that may be strenuous and may cause physical injury, and I am fully aware of the risks and hazards involved.
2. I understand that it is my responsibility to consult with a physician prior to and regarding my participation in the Yoga & Wellness Retreat. I represent and warrant that I am physically fit and I have no medical conditions that would prevent my full participation in the Yoga & Wellness Retreat.
3. I understand that if I am pregnant, I will take necessary steps to ensure my doctor and healthcare providers know I am participating in this Yoga & Wellness Retreat. I assert that I am of fit health to participate in the Yoga & Wellness Retreat and will alert all Yoga Teachers and other practitioners whose sessions I participate in that I am are pregnant.
4. In consideration of being permitted to participate in the Yoga & Wellness Retreat, I agree to assume full responsibility for any risks, injuries or damages, known or unknown, which I might incur as a result of participating in the retreat, including any and all activities done with the Yoga & Wellness Retreat group, or as an individual with Notgrove Holidays or Jo Fellows.
5. In further consideration of being permitted to participate in the Yoga & Wellness Retreat, I knowingly, voluntarily and expressly waive any claim I may have against Notgrove Holidays and Jo Fellows and its staff for injury or damages that I may sustain as a result of participating in the retreat. I, my heirs and legal representatives forever release, waive, discharge and covenant not to sue Notgrove Holidays, its staff, Jo Fellows and its staff for any injury or death caused by their negligence or other acts.
6. I have taken out my own personal travel insurance policy, which covers me for all losses and injury incurred on this trip.
7. CANCELLATION POLICY – If we have fewer than four confirmed bookings on 25th April 2022 we will be forced to cancel the retreat and a full refund will be given. If Covid 19 Government Guidelines means we are unable to hold the retreat on 24th to 27th May 2022, we will reschedule for the next available dates. Please see our website for our full cancellation policy details in our Terms & Conditions https://notgroveholidays.com/glamping-pods/
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Terms and Conditions

Notgrove Holidays Glamping Pods Accommodation terms and conditions are here

Cancellation Policy

If we have fewer than four confirmed bookings on 25th April 2022 we will be forced to cancel the retreat and a full refund will be given. If Covid 19 Government Guidelines means we are unable to hold the retreat on 24th to 27th May 2022, we will reschedule for the next available dates. Please see our website for our full cancellation policy details in our Terms & Conditions