Spring Equinox Wellness Weekend Retreat 2018

23 March 2018

Enjoy a fabulous weekend retreat on our stunning north coast, a time to get away from the busy-ness of daily life, and enjoy some time for yourself to relax, unwind and recharge.

Here's what a recent attendee wanted to share about her experience on the Autumn Equinox Wellness Weekend Retreat

"WOW, thank you so much for a wonderful weekend retreat.
It was my first experience so i really didn't know what to expect. I loved every aspect of it! From the yoga and meditation classes which were taught so professionally to the healthy fresh tasty abundant food,and also my first experience of Kirtan. What a great location to have on our doorstep which enabled us all to drop out of our busy lives and just be for a few days. I am still feeling the benefits of this fabulous retreat. Still feeling relaxed,i enjoyed the early morning yoga/meditation so much that i have incorporated a 30 minute routine into my day. Despite feeling very relaxed i am more focused,can concentrate better and my to-do list is rapidly diminishing!! Quite amazing really. " CH, Belfast

Take time out to nourish yourself in the stunning peaceful surroundings of Corrymeela which rests high above the beautiful Ballycastle / North Antrim Coast for a weekend of wellness.

Enjoy gentle breath-led yoga adapted for all levels, including beginners, meditation, beach and coast walks, deep relaxation, kirtan, essential oils, healthy fresh vegan food and plenty of free time for reading, chatting, napping, and quiet reflection. Our yoga, meditation, kirtan and relaxation sessions will be held in the stunning Kenbane Room with floor to ceiling windows overlooking the coast and Rathlin Island. We have a wonderful reading lounge with comfy sofas for chilling out, overlooking the coast, where you can read, enjoy a cuppa or some colouring in! There will also be an opportunity throughout the weekend to experience taster sessions of powerfully healing Bio-Energy Therapy with Victor Tyrrell of Bio Energy Belfast - read more about this wonderful healing art here bioenergybelfast.com.

All tuition, meals and refreshments from Friday evening to Sunday lunch are included in the cost of the retreat, and all rooms are ensuite. We will have sole occupation of the beautiful clean and modern Davey Village for the whole weekend. Bio-Energy treatments will be an optional extra, and can be arranged directly with Victor the week before the retreat

There are limited single rooms available which will be booked on a first come first served basis. You can also choose to have a shared room, or pay a supplement for a shared room as a single.

Single Room: £280
Shared Room: £240
Shared Room as Single: £299

You can secure your place with a non-refundable deposit of £75 and the remaining balance required by 28th February 2018


Here is a rough guide to our program:

Arrival and check-in from 4.30pm with tea/coffee, fruit and cookies
Dinner 6.15pm
Welcome circle, gentle stretch and yoga nidra deep relaxation from 8pm

Morning yoga session & meditation 7am
Breakfast 8.45am (mindful eating savouring silence)
Beach & Coast Walk 11.30am
Lunch 1.30pm
Optional Essential Oils for Health & Wellbeing Workshop 2pm
Afternoon yoga 5.00pm
Dinner 6.15pm
Kirtan Concert 8.30pm

SUNDAY 24 September
Gentle stretch and meditation 7.30am
Breakfast 8.30am
Time to pack up and check out of room for 10am
Beach Walk 10.15am
Yoga Session & Closing Circle 11.45am
Lunch 1.15pm

For a booking form, please email Julie yoga@yogabelfast.com. This retreat will sell out quickly, so get in touch asap to secure your place for a wonderful weekend to nourish your body, mind and spirit

Your retreat leader is Julie Preston, Co-Founder of Yogabelfast. Julie is a Senior Registered Yoga Alliance Teacher (200 & 500 hr) with over 8000 hours teaching experience over the past 10 years. She's been practicing yoga for more than 20 years, and loves sharing the many gifts of yoga to extend far beyond the mat, so that your yoga can become a living practice.