Join us for a relaxing 7-day Pilates’ retreat in Portugal!

After the success of our first ever Pilates’ retreat in May 2019, we will be returning again to Amieira, a small hamlet near the town of Oleiros, in central Portugal. Come and join us and experience Pilates in the peace and tranquillity of the beautiful Portuguese countryside!
The confirmed dates for the retreat are: Sat June 6th – Sat June 13th  2020

Retreat Prices:

  • Double Room – £550pp (£775 per room if non -Pilates’ partner shares)
  • Twin Room – £550pp (£775 per room if non -Pilates’ partner shares)
  • Single Room – £600
  • Eco-Caravans – £495

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 £275. It is possible to share an an eco caravan but it’s a squeeze! If you’re interested in sharing an eco-caravan, then price is available on request, depending on whether you’re sharing with a Pilates or non-Pilates’ friend. We can also provide prices for single occupancy of a double or twin room.

Early bird discount of 5% if payment IN FULL received by Aug 1st 2019

You can also pay in three interest free instalments (5% discount not applicable):

  • Instalment 1 (£250pp) deposit due by 1st Aug 2019
  • Instalment 2 due by 1st Nov 2019
  • Final instalment due by 1st Feb 2020

Rooms will be allocated on a first-come first served basis, once a deposit has been received. We can also try and buddy people up in twin rooms: just let us know!

Your price includes:
  • Arrive Saturday evening and leave the following Saturday morning.
  • Transfers from Oleiros to the retreat centre, if you arrive by bus.
  • 7 nights’ accommodation (Sat 6th June – Friday 13th June inclusive).
  • Pilates’ classes twice daily (morning and evening: 12 classes in total during your stay.
  • Exclusive use of the retreat for Bristol Movement Space guests.
  • 3 delicious meals per day cooked by the retreat’s fully qualified chef.
  • 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 from Bristol for approx. £70 pp at the time of writing. Flights from Bristol to Lisbon arrive on Wednesday, Thursday or Friday and return on Sunday morning. Flights to Porto arrive on Thursdays and return on Saturday night, giving you just enough time to explore these cities, whichever one you choose to fly to/from (the retreat centre is equidistant between Porto and Lisbon).
  • 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. Please ask us for advice on flights and travel: we’ve done it so we know!
  • Wine and alcoholic beverages
  • Optional extras such as massages, guided nature walks and cookery classes.

Rooms will be allocated on a first-come first served basis, once a deposit has been received. We can also try and buddy people up in twin rooms: just let us know!


Accommodation on the retreat is available as doubles, singles and twin rooms. Rooms have shared bathroom facilities.

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.