Unwind. Relax. Restore.

Join Our Wellness Retreat

Join us on 16 - 18 April

Retreat Breakdown
  • All bedrooms ensuite with 2 outside hot tubs
  • Arrive Friday afternoon
  • Afternoon tea
  • Unpack
  • Walk in the fynbos and labyrinth
  • Relax at the KolKol or lounge on a lounger, or bed with a book
  • 6pm vegetarian supper
  • A short meditation and movie (for those that wish to participate)

Itinerary

Saturday:

7 am

Walking meditation (meet down at labyrinth)

8 am

Breakfast: homemade granola, fruit salad, yoghurt, boiled eggs and toast

9 am
  • Half an hour movement with nature (sensing the body and moving intuitively)
  • Meet at the potager for fresh vegetable juice
  • 1-hour massage for each retreatant during the day
  • Relax in the hot tub, read and make time for a your 1-hour massage during the course of the day (if too many people- will fall over into Sunday)
1 pm

Lunch: Wonderful vegetarian meal

4 pm

Tea with chocolate raw cake

5 pm
Walk in the fynbos as a meditation (labyrinth as well)
6 pm

Supper: Soup, bread and cheeses from Stonehouse Cheese

Saturday evening

Sunday:

7 am

Walking meditation (meet down at labyrinth)

8 am

Breakfast: homemade granola, fruit salad, yoghurt, boiled eggs and toast

9 am
  • Half an hour movement with nature (sensing the body and moving intuitively)
  • Meet at potager for fresh vegetable juice
  • More massages will happen in the course of the morning if everyone has not had one
  • Relax in the hot tub, read either on a lounger looking at the view or relax in your room
1 pm

Lunch: Wonderful vegetarian meal

2pm – 4 pm
Spend time relaxing and make your way home

Pricing (per person)

  • Gatehouse bedrooms both ensuite with coffee/tea station: R5800 per person for the weekend in your own room
  • Olive with own kitchenette and sitting room: R5800 per person for the weekend in your own room
  • Barn Owl Loft (share kitchenette and sitting room, but have own bathroom): R5000 per person for the weekend in your own room
  • Strelitzia (share bathroom): R4500 per person for the weekend in your own room


For anyone wanting to share 2 single beds at Barn: R3500 per person for the weekend.

Contact Sharon re couple pricing in Olive, Gatehouse or Strelitzia

 

 

Unwind at our nature treat

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About us

Located in the middle of Hemel en Aarde Valley, our 4 cottages offer the perfect opportunity to unwind and relax in the picturesque surrounds.

Gatehouse

This is a 3 roomed cottage (rooms not inter-leading), which has a large semi-covered deck with loungers, outdoor dining table, sofas, a braai facility, and a nice, deep, outdoor wood-fired hot tub. It sleeps, 4 adults and 2 children.

From R3,000 per night

Olive

This is a spacious 1 bedroom cottage with 2 small bathrooms, kitchenette, and open plan sitting room that opens onto an outside deck. There is a 6 seater outside dining table with a braai and a Weber. The deck overlooks one of the dams and the outdoor hot tub with the mountains in the background.

From R1,500 per night

Barn Owl

This Loft unit is situated upstairs with 2 ensuite bedrooms. There is a compact kitchen, sitting room, and dining area, which caters comfortably to 4 people. This is the only cottage without an outdoor hot tub, but it does have a semi-covered outdoor deck with a Weber braai and a spectacular view over the dam towards the mountains.

From R2,000 per night

Strelitzia

There is a large wrap-around balcony where many lazy hours have been spent chilling on the outdoor sofas. There are also loungers and a lovely 6-seater yellowwood dining table in front of a built in braai looking onto an outdoor wood-fired hot tub. There are 2 spacious bedrooms downstairs both with king beds and a shared full bathroom in between. There is a third loft bedroom room upstairs with another king-sized bed (or 2 singles if necessary) and an extra toilet and basin.

From R3,000 per night