Here's a selection of retreats in Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) in the UK, as designated by the official organisation Natural England.
You'll find that the sheer beauty, stunning views and the fresh air are a holiday in itself, and wonderfully complement the wellness, yoga, relaxation or spa programme offered.
Sat 20th Jun 2020 - Thu 25th Jun 2020
Time for Me Retreats offer a luxurious 'Relax and Rebirth' retreat set in the heart of the Peak District National Park, Derbyshire. This retreat will help you to nurture yourself, regain your personal power, recharge your batteries and release any thoughts and feelings that no longer serve you. What better way to both grow and relax.
Wed 1st Jan 2020 - Sun 31st Jan 2021
Claridge House has a long-standing reputation as a healing centre and retreat. They offer day courses and weekend retreats throughout the year, including Yoga, mindfulness and meditation, Tai Chi and creative arts. Find peace and relaxation in quiet rural surroundings in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB).
Wed 1st Jan 2020 - Tue 22nd Dec 2020
A secluded retreat in beautiful countryside, an AONB, in Wales. "A hidden gem" with stunning beaches a short drive away. The combination of Yoga and Ayurveda allows you to unwind and relax at a profound level. Enjoy the infra-red sauna, and outdoor hot tub. Optional detox and juice-fasting available with advance notice.
Fri 8th Nov 2019 - Sun 8th Nov 2020
Rina Golan Detox Cleanse Yoga Retreats: Rest and rejuvenate on this idyllic English countryside retreat in AONB. Learn to prepare both raw and cooked, delicious, nutrient-rich living organic food, and vegetable and fruit juices. Acquire powerful yoga and breathing techniques, and receive nutritional and lifestyle advice to rediscover your wellbeing. Open for selected dates in January, March, July, September, October, 8-9 November.
Tue 24th Dec 2019 - Thu 19th Mar 2020
Prince Hall Country House is set in the heart of the beautifully Dartmoor countryside. It offers a home away from home with all the luxurious comforts of a country house, including a log fire. Enjoy stunning views of open moorlands. Come for wellness and yoga retreats to recharge. 24-27 Dec, 28 Dec - 3 Jan, 6-8 March, 19-22 March.