Yoga Retreat North Devon, UK

Holwell Holistic Retreat

Holwell, East down, Barnstaple, UK

July 2nd - 5th, 2021

£450 per person / £585 single occupancy
fully booked

September 24 - 27th, 2021

£450 per person / £585 single occupancy

Retreat at Holwell holistic yoga retreat

Yogastarr has discovered this little gem tucked away just 10 miles inland from the stunning Devon beaches including Woolacombe and Lee Bay. Situated in Barnstaple, Holwell Holistic Retreat is set within 5 acres of organic land, woodland and orchards for you to walk around, an organic vegetable garden where food is grown for delicious breakfasts. For those wanting to go hiking, it is located within 8 miles of Exmoor National Park and the South West Coast Path. You do not need to be an experienced yogi to join the retreat.

This retreat is for you if...

  • You want to deepen your yoga knowledge
  • You’re travelling solo, with friends or as a couple
  • You love healthy and nutritious food
  • You enjoy the tranquility of nature
  • You want to explore the practice of yoga with like-minded people
  • You want to increase wellbeing and optimise health


A serene farmstead steeped in history and character. You will be staying in a stunning retreat centre set in five acres of North Devon countryside. The peaceful location includes a beautiful farmhouse, private yoga studio, holistic therapy room, and wild and wonderful grounds including a sauna. There are a mixture of comfortable twin, kingsize and double rooms. Most of which are ensuite and bath towels are provided.


The yoga classes will be led by Ali twice daily. The morning sessions will be energising, dynamic and explorative. The evening sessions will be guided at a slower pace and will include relaxation and breathing techniques. There will be chance for discussion around the underpinning philosophy of yoga and how it spills off the mat into our daily lives.

What's included

  • Three nights accommodation
  • All vegetarian meals cooked by a private chef.
  • Healthy snacks, juices, teas
  • Twice daily yoga classes
  • Arrival from 3.30pm Friday, departing midday Monday

What's not included

  • Therapies such as massage, reflexology and Reiki in purpose built treatment room. These can be pre arranged and booked at additional cost.
  • Extra activities such as horse riding, kayaking or cycling. These can be arranged at your request.
  • Travel to and from the retreat location and surrounding beaches.


During your stay you will enjoy freshly prepare 3 delicious vegetarian and locally sourced daily meals. Think homecooked food with an edge of sophistication.

Sample Menu

Dietary requirements can be catered for.
  • Sample Menu Breakfast: Cranberry & Almond Granola, Coconut Yoghurt, Poached Berries with Fresh Banana & Chia
  • Lunch: Soup/Salad/Dip selection Served with Bread or Crackers, Alfalfa Sprouts, Fresh Leaves & Sauerkraut.
  • Sunday Lunch: Smoky Nut & Seed Roast, served with Rosemary Roasted Spuds, Baked Carrot, Caramelised Beets, Dressed Kale & Red Wine Gravy.

What to bring

  • Yoga clothing and comfortable attire. Outdoor clothing depending on the time of year you are visiting
  • Indoor slippers – no footwear is allowed in the house
  • Swimming costume and beach towel if you wish to venture to the coast or use the sauna.
  • Yoga mat, belt, block, bolster and blanket. (If you do not have all of these items please speak to the teacher when booking your place.)


  • £450 per person sharing a room (twin rooms are available)
  • £585 per person single room occupancy

Most rooms are ensuite and are available on a first come first serve basis


A non-refundable deposit of £100 is required when booking to secure your place. If Covid restrictions prevent the retreat from taking place then an alternative future date will be offered at the same location. Balance is due 6 weeks prior to the retreat.

July 2nd - 5th, 2021

£450 per person / £585 single occupancy
fully booked

September 24 - 27th, 2021

£450 per person / £585 single occupancy

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