• Pilates Retreat in Portugal May 2019

  • Come and join us in the sunshine for a week of Pilates, relaxation and great company!

    For our first Pilates’ retreat, we have chosen Portugal: it's a beautiful country, easily accessible from Bristol and great value for money.

    The confirmed dates for the retreat are: Sat 18th May - Sat 25th May 2019.


  • Retreat Prices:

    1 Double room£500pp (£750 per room if non -Pilates’ partner shares)
    3 twin rooms£500 pp(£750 per room if non-Pilates’ partner shares)
    5 Single rooms£575
    3 Eco-caravans£475
  • You are very welcome to bring a friend, partner or older child (16+), to share your double or twin room. They will have access to everything in the package - apart from the Pilates’ classes – and will receive a massive discount of £250.

    Early bird discount of 5% if deposit of £200 received by Aug 1st.

    You can pay in three interest free instalments:

    • Instalment 1 (£200) deposit due by 1st Aug 2018
    • Instalment 2 due by 1st Nov 2018
    • Final instalment due by 1st Feb 2019

    Rooms will be allocated on a first-come first served basis.

    We can also try and buddy people up in twin rooms: just let us know!

  • Your price includes:

    • Arrive Saturday evening and leave Saturday morning.
    • Transfers from Oleiros to the retreat centre if you arrive by bus.
    • 7 nights’ accommodation (Sat 18th May – Friday 24th May, inclusive).
    • Pilates’ classes twice daily (morning and evening of 1.5 hours with a different anatomical focus each day: 12 classes in total during your stay.
    • Exclusive use of the retreat for Bristol Movement Space guests.
    • Use of the pool and towels.
    • 3 delicious meals per day cooked by the retreat’s fully qualified chef with a sweet to follow. Sweets range from raw chocolate to healthy homemade raw cakes.
    • As much herbal tea as you can drink!
    • Extra help with your Pilates’ practice if you feel you need clarification or further support.
    • Transport and picnic on a day out to the River Zezere with wild river swimming! 
  • What’s not included:

    • Flights: EasyJet flies to Lisbon or Porto for approx. £70 pp at the time of writing. We can book your flights for a small admin fee if you wish. Flights from Bristol to Lisbon arrive on the Friday and return on Sunday morning which gives you time to explore this wonderful city. We will be staying in Lisbon the night before and the night after the retreat and can advise/book some fantastic, affordable accommodation for you, if you wish.
    • Transport to the retreat from Lisbon or Porto. There are cheap local buses which arrive Sat evening and return Sat morning from both Lisbon and Porto or we can buddy you up with other retreat guests who may wish to share a hire car. We are also intending to drive a minibus from Lisbon (and back) and can transfer up to 7 guests for an additional charge to cover cost of hire/fuel.
    • Wine or alcoholic drinks.
  • Accommodation

    Accommodation on the retreat is available as the a double, singles and twin rooms which are in the main stone houses. 

  • For those who love to be closer to nature there are three wooden gypsy caravans situated away from the houses.

    The caravans have a three quarter double bed with a desk and solar reading lamp and comfortable seats. Under the bed you have plenty of space for storage.

    You will also have bathroom facilities close to the caravans.


  • Surrounding Area and Retreat Centre


  • To enquire about joining us in Portugal please send us a message.

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