EVENTS & RETREATS FOR YOUR SOUL
Our secluded, luxurious and private property provides a quiet environment for complete body & mind renewal supported by the practices of yoga, an organic nutritionally balanced diet and the undisturbed beauty of the natural surroundings. With beautiful gathering spaces, gorgeous provencial rooms, and plenty of fresh air and space, your group will quickly appreciate the power and wonder of their time here.
Whether you need to host an executive retreat, a corporate think-tank getaway, or a reunion with good friends, Bastide Avellanne is an inspirational location for small gatherings. We have indoor meeting/yoga space for up to 30 people, in addition an outdoor yoga shala in bamboo overlooking the vineyard (100sqm).
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13-19 May with Tao Porchon Lynch & Renee Diamond
One week retreat with Tao Porchon-Lynch and Renee Diamond.
Extraordinary leaders and teachers change the way we perceive the world. The very best lead us by their example. TAO PORCHON-LYNCH, Master Yoga teacher, 99 years young, synthesizes the most positive aspects of Indian, European and American thought. Tao is uniquely equipped to spread Yogic insights, originating in India, to Westerners seeking enlightenment. She has trained and certified hundreds of yoga instructors, since founding the Westchester Institute of Yoga in 1982. Tao has over 70 years of yoga practice and more than 45 years of teaching yoga to students in India, France, Dubai, China, Russia and throughout the U.S.
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10-16 June with Erin Lewis EAT PRAY MOVE
Join us on Erin’s annual retreat in our beautiful and chic region of Provence, France. Days on the Côte d’Azur, markets in Aix-en-Provence, lavender fields, and yoga overlooking the vineyards of the region of rosé – ending with a spa day of pure relaxation. Healthful, vegetarian food is part of the retreat experience, including breakfasts and dinners daily, as well as selected lunches. Enjoy cuisine which combines creativity and flavours with a special attention to creating balanced meals. Wholesome ingredients, freshness of the foods, cooking times and methods are present in every meal you will enjoy at the Bastide. Meals will be enjoyed on the terrace in the shade of the oak trees, or served by candlelight under the pergola or in the veranda. We’ll feast on traditional flavours of Provence mixed with the French, Italian and Mediterranean styles as well. Plus, throughout the week, we’ll have a chance to sample many regional wines, aperitifs, and other tastes such as cheeses and various other specialties.
Daily meditation and yoga classes will be offered in a way to relax, stimulate, and help guests grow in their own personal practice. Classes are open to all levels, beginner to practiced, and can range from gentle, restorative, and more vigorous vinyasa flow and ashtanga styles.
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25-2 July with Amy Tatsumi & Miyuki
Amy and Miyuki will gather a circle of women this summer at the Bastide from the 25th of June until the 2nd of July.
The coven of women who are coming together to reconnect with their Divine Feminine are in the midst of their becoming.
Their retreat in France will support you moving into your next iteration and help you to get unblocked to fulfill the next step in your soul’s pilgramige in this lifetime. They create space and connections for you to become. Experiences through sacred sisterhood, expressive arts, movement, Qoya, guided imagery, tantric breath work, and connection to the land that will create portals of knowing, belonging, and coming home in your essence (heart, body & soul). Being witnessed by and connecting with this coven, you will have a remembrance of who you are and who you have always been (possibly even through lifetimes).
From this place of your essence that has always been yours, you can live, love, create, dance, and rock out or into what has been seeking you.
Find out more or book your place at http://www.amytatsumi.com/retreats/
7-14 July Siam and Kyle – SOLD OUT
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22-29 July – Anna Gordh Humlesjo
A retreat is to come home and discover a new world within yourself. Join our Eco Yoga Retreat at the Bastide in July 22-29th with yoga teacher Anna Gordh Humlesjö. Discover the joy of yoga with Annas teaching. Everyday is a perfect mix between dynamic and relaxing yoga and mindfulness practice carefully designed to suit everyone in the group. Between yoga classes and enjoying the amazing organic meals together, we have a lot of time for summer adventure. Discover charming Provencal markets, some of the most breathtaking beaches of the Mediterranean sea, or just relax in the stillness of nature around the Bastide, or at the side of the pool in the sun. One day we practice yoga together by the turquoise water of Europes larges canyon the Gorges du Verdon. A neighbouring local vinery gives us a vine tasting experience one evening, and another we enjoy outdoor cinema under the stars.
Enjoy life at its fullest in the summer dream of Provacne with us.
Find out more or book your place at http://mindfulretreat.se/
18-24 August – Veronica & Arnoud
A transformational week of NEUROSCIENCE, MINDFULNESS an YOGA to nourish your body, mind and spirit. Our mission is simple! We want to inspire people to raise their level of consciousness and make a difference in the world.
This Transformational Retreat is for us a way to live this mission by supporting people who join us to live a mindful life. Once they make their inner shift, everything around them positively changes.
Our commitment: everything we share is supported by Western science and by 5000+ years Eastern traditions. We do not share anything that we haven’t practiced for years!
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29 August – 4 September – Nicole Meline
Nicole founded Nomadic Belonging journeys to offer soulful adventure retreats around the world that provide fresh views, vision, experiences, and tools to help you come home to yourself and create most authentically. And now, Nicole is hosting her adventures at the Bastide.
Days of wandering, wondering, adventure, morning and sunset sweat + yoga, and workshops designed to reconnect you to your own story with fresh perspective on its next chapter.
Find out more or book your place at Nomadic Belonging
16-22 September Melissa Paz
Join Melissa Paz on this Yoga Vacation of a lifetime to our Bastide! Enjoy the perfect mix of practice, exploration and relaxation —with afternoons free to lounge about the pool, beautiful walks in the countryside, excursions to visit a few breathtaking Provence villages, and evenings with exquisite food & wine, family-style under the stars!
MORNINGS: Enjoy coffee or tea and calm moments of meditation followed by a grounding, all level yoga practice on the beautiful outdoor yoga deck or the peaceful indoor yoga room. A nourishing breakfast gets you further ready for the day…. spend time poolside, read, swim, hike, or enjoy an excursion. Lunch will be provided for those staying at the Bastide.
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27-30 September – Anna Gordh Humlesjo
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Wholebeing Retreat and Positive Psychology
Our retreat offer not only a memorable & life-enhancing experience but also give you learnings, tools & techniques that you will use in your daily life long after your time with Cecilia & Christin.
Included in the Wholebeing retreat:
- Find your inner strengths course 17 hours
- Luxary accommodation in shared doubleroom with ensuite bathroom
- Full board with great eco-food by our private chef & selection of French wines
- Winetasting by a local producer
- A visit to the breathtaking Gorges du Verdon (Europe’s Grand Canyon) if the weather conditions allow it. Otherwise it will be another stunning nature experience day
- A visit to one of the most beautiful villages in France, Les Baux-de-Provence & enjoy the stunning exhibition Carrières des Lumières
- Morning yoga outside or inside
- Full use of site: yoga deck, mountainbikes, pool, tennis court..
- Time out to relax
Receive positive psychology coaching, guidance & support
Enjoy intuitive insights from the group & share in its collective wisdom & experience
Meet other incredible people looking to make the most of their life
Have plenty of fun & laughter!
11- 17 of June – Eat Pray Move with Erin Lewis
Daily meditation and yoga classes will be offered in a way to relax, stimulate, and help guests grow in their own personal practice. Classes are open to all levels, beginner to practiced, and can range from gentle, restorative, and more vigorous vinyasa flow and ashtanga styles.* Style and class levels will be determined and moulded to fit participating students’ needs, and with a small intimate retreat class size, students will be able to get personalized attention and comfortability to deeply explore their practice. For booking, pricing details and further questions, please contact Erin Lewis at firstname.lastname@example.org
24th of June – 1st of July – Yoga Solei with Anne Arntson
Enjoy the perfect mix of practice, exploration and relaxation —with afternoons free to lounge about the pool, beautiful walks in the countryside, excursions to visit a few breathtaking Provence villages, and evenings with exquisite food & wine, family-style under the stars! For booking, pricing details and further questions, please contact Anne at email@example.com
17-23 July – NOURISH YOUR SOUL with Karin Åhgren
This 7 day all-inclusive retreat will allow you to reenergize, connect and reflect as you move mindfully through yoga in the heart of Côte d‘Azur. Tune into nature during morning meditation, nourish your soul with healthy organic cuisine prepared by our very own chef and let your body go during dance meditation. In between classes you are welcome to soak up as much of Provence as you like; enjoy nature excursions, take long walks through the property’s vineyard and lavender fields, visit local villages or stick around to enjoy the on-site pool and meditate on the quiet grounds. This is the perfect opportunity for you to connect with yourself and the soulful people of the group while sinking into the enchanting beauty of your surroundings. For booking, pricing details and further inquiries, please contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org
23-30 July – TRANSFORMATIONAL RETREAT with Maria Stenvinkel & Jenny McConnell
Whether you’re unsure of your direction in life, or just want to get new energy and inspiration – this retreat is designed to help you align with your best self. You’ll get a chance to slow down and to lay the foundation for a life filled with purpose and meaning. You’ll go away with a greater sen se of calm, contentment, and courage. (Oh, and new friends of course!) For booking, pricing details and further questions, please contact Maria at email@example.com
1-6th August – Yoga with Bruce Chung
We have the pleasure to host Bruce Chung for a 6-days yoga retreat.
Pricing inclusive of:
- 5 nights accommodation
- 3 meals per day with a reasonable amount of wine at dinner 🙂
- Twice daily yoga led by Bruce
- Day trip to Gorges du Verdon, the largest canyon in EuropeBook before 7 July and receive a complimentary wine tasting, and free airport transfer (valued at €140)
* Nearest airports: Marseille (MRS) or Nice (NCE)Twin/Double accommodation: €920Single accommodation: €1170
For booking, pricing details and further questions, please contact Linn at firstname.lastname@example.org
26-30th of August – Mini-Retreat with Erin Lewis
Join us for a mini-retreat as a quick end-of-summer rejuvenation, or addition to your vacation. We’ll spend a long weekend with a balance of yoga, relaxation, as well as tastings, sites, and a day on the blue waters of the Porquerolles Island.
For booking, pricing details and further questions, please contact Erin Lewis at email@example.com
11-18th of September – Minfulfitness with Lisa Hampton
What inspires you? What makes your heart sing? Taking time out of a busy life for retreat is essential for wellness but it’s also an opportunity to awaken awareness and discover the riches within. Move mindfully at your own pace and enjoy a relaxed and heart-centered week that’s loosely structured so you can do as little or as much as you’d like. Yoga classes, meals and included excursions are planned but always optional; The rest of the time is yours to rest at the villa, go on excursions or enjoy the in-house spa treatments. For booking, pricing details and further questions, please contact Lisa at firstname.lastname@example.org