Yoga Retreat Accommodation in Portugal and Italy, has been specially chosen by Rachel for quality and comfort as well as location, good service and well equipped yoga studios. All three are uniquely different and it is difficult to choose a favourite among them.
PORTUGAL – QUINTA MIMOSA ALGARVE
The accommodation at Quinta Mimosa is arranged in 3 converted Portuguese farmhouses. There are 3 ensuite rooms in each house with lounge, fully equipped kitchen, terrace and barbeque area for each house. Also on site are 3 swimming pools all exclusively for the use of residential guests of Quinta Mimosa. The ensuite rooms can be shared between two, or for a supplement as single occupancy, unless otherwise specified. Also available is a dormitory area accommodating up to 4 people, in a mezzanine gallery integrated above the fully equipped yoga studio, or a separate twin room which shares the bathroom with the dormitory area.
PORTUGAL – MONTE NA LUZ ALGARVE
At Monte na Luz, there are single and double rooms arranged in small cottages and the main building with views overlooking the hills towards Loule and the Algarve coast. There is a weekly mini-bus service to the town and the beach is only 15 minutes drive away. It’s a tranquil spot with no light pollution and great for bird and nature lovers. Dutch owned and run, it is a comfortable and serene space with a warm welcome always offered by it’s team, Frank and Odille.
All the accommodation is decorated and furnished with love and there are plenty of places to sit & read, relax, swim, lounge, chat, meditate and enjoy!
ITALY – LOCANDA QUERCIA CALANTE
Locanda Quercia Calante is a renovated Italian farmhouse situated near the village of Castelo Giorgio, in the Umbrian region of Italy. There are 2 ensuite bedrooms in the farmhouse itself and then in the grounds there are individual rooms also with private bathroom, each with its own terrace and view of the gardens and pool. It is a popular retreat destination for yoga groups as it has two fully equipped studios, the food is wonderful and guests are well looked after by the staff at Quercia Calante. Full board is provided and the historic town of Orvieto is only 15 minutes drive away.