Hiking and Yoga Retreat in the Lake District

Ambleside, The Lake District
11 - 14th October 2018 (Thursday - Sunday, 3 nights)

Enjoy an adventurous and refreshing activity-packed yoga retreat in this most awe-inspiring landscape with us!

Grab your walking boots and join us for a spectacular 3 night retreat at our luxurious Lake District accommodation. Awaken yourself with a course of energising and restorative Yoga practices with our Senior Yoga teacher, enjoy a hearty and healthy breakfast and then bundle up for a guided hike on the Friday to discover breath-taking and panoramic views of the Lakes with our qualified mountain guides.
On the Saturday, it is up to you- enjoy one of the many activities available in the area: hiking, kayaking, canoeing, mountain biking, horse riding, climbing, or perhaps visit Lake Windermere for the day? We also recommend getting cosy and enjoying the magnificent grounds, before treating yourself to an indulgent massage- it is your retreat, so it’s up to you!


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We base our twin or double room prices on 2 people sharing a room. If you are coming by yourself and would prefer not to share, please choose a Single room.

About the yoga

Our classes in the Lake District are really special, with natural light coming in to the purpose built, high ceiling yoga shala.

Each yoga class is designed in response to the energetic needs of the group, and this is reflected in the overall pace and rhythm of the retreat. We ensure that the tone and dynamics of the classes are in harmony with the participants, the time of the day, and the temperature.



  • Stunning scenery and breathtaking views of the Lake District National Park
  • Gorgeous accommodation in our Vegetarian Guest House
  • Harvest the energy of the summer and feel revived and refreshed
  • Cleanse with delicious wholesome vegan/vegetarian foods
  • Try out canoeing, horse riding or biking!
  • Do as much or as little as you like, this is time out for you
  • Luxurious and cosy guest house accommodation in rural tranquillity
  • 3 x 2 hrs of morning yoga practice which will energise and awaken sleepy bodies and a variety of types of meditation practice to calm the mind.
  • 3x 2 hour evening yoga practices to unwind and calm with restorative practices, meditation and Yoga Nidra.
  • 3 Delicious wholesome and hearty vegetarian/vegan brunch, 2 packed lunches and 3 delicious evening meal
  • Guided afternoon hike with packed lunch and experienced and qualified guides in the Lake District National Park
  • All Yoga equipment and spacious yoga studio
  • Complimentary arrangement of shared taxi's if traveling by train
Not included
  • Travel to and from the venue
  • Treatments and extra activities

There are 13 luxury ensuite bedrooms in the main house with a choice of standard and superior suites which are freshly decorated in a traditional/contemporary style. Each room has a bath or walk in shower and crisp linen. The public rooms of the house are there for you to relax in. There’s always a quiet corner to stretch out in, and in the colder months a wood burning stove will keep you toasty warm. The house invites you to borrow their selection of books.

living area lake district sofas and fire place
living area in lake district
view of side of retreat venue lake district
table and chairs and view over trees lake district
yoga class lake district wide legged forward fold
yoga room in lake district with mats and view
view of valley lake district

By car

The nearest town to the retreat is Hawkshead in Cumbria which is about a 5 hour drive from London.

By Train

The nearest station is Windermere. It’s about 9 miles from the retreat. The journey from London is about 4 hours. We have recommended train times below. Please book these trains/or similar times if coming from a different direction, so that we can organise a taxi share for you and and save you some money. If trains are booked in advance the fares start at £47 return.

Recommended train times:

Depart: London Blackfriars 10.49.
Arrive: Windermere 14.39

Depart: Windermere 12.48.
Arrive: London Blackfriars 16.53

3-night retreat

Tall John’s House
Sleeps 7
Single room: £575pp
Twin/double room: £475pp

Coachman’s Cottage: £545pp
Sleeps 2

Honeysuckle Cottage
Sleeps 8
Twin/double room: £445pp

We base our twin or double room prices on 2 people sharing a room. If you are coming by yourself, we have lots of luxurious single rooms with en-suite available at this venue. 

Frequently Asked

Do you have any availability?

Most retreat will show the availability on their specific page. If you are unsure or need to book for a larger group, you can always contact us before placing your order.

Whats the booking process like?

To reserve your space we ask for a £150 (UK) or £250 (abroad) deposit immediately, paid online on the page of the retreat you want to join, or over the phone by credit or debit card. We will then send you out your final invoice, your booking form and ask your room preference. We then ask you to pay the full amount 6 (UK) or 8 (abroad) weeks before the retreat or holiday. You can pay online, by bank transfer or Paypal but we add the 3.6% charge incurred by Paypal. Please call 01273 782734 to pay over the phone by debit or credit card. Two weeks before the retreat we will send you your welcome pack via email, and help you iron out any concerns you may have.

How do I pay for my retreat or holiday?

Firstly, pay your deposit online on the page of the retreat or holiday that you would like to book. We will send you a confirmation and your final invoice to pay. You can pay online by card, by bank transfer or Paypal but we add the 3.6% charge incurred by Paypal.

I haven’t done much yoga before, can I come?

We have designed our weekends and weeks for people who love yoga, whether they are beginners or have been practising for years. All our teachers are very experienced and are more than capable of adapting the classes to all levels. Our ethos is about being open & friendly, and we set up our business to spread the incredible word of yoga to people who perhaps wouldn’t have gone on a yoga retreat before. So don’t be shy, there is no time like the present to start your journey with yoga.

What is included in the price of a yoga holiday?

You will find everything included by looking under "what's included" tab on this page. If you have any particular request or requirements, feel free to contact us.

Do I have to attend all the Yoga sessions?

Of course not, we understand we all want different things. Our two-hour sessions normally also include meditation or mindfulness, so it's worth giving it a go.

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