The best relaxing retreats in New Zealand
Experience a radically different kind of adventure.Aro Ha is a multi-award winning retreat where wellness traditions meet luxury. Salute the rising sun with vinyasa yoga, be immersed in nature, and use a variety of practices to elevate your body and mind. After days of nourishing yourself from the inside out, you’ll leave rejuvenated and reconnected to the source of wellbeing.http://aro-ha.com/
CoromandelSee why the Coromandel is a hot spot for tourists while spending time at Mana Retreat. There are plenty of health and wellness options, from a family relaxing weekend, a meditation retreat, a men’s retreat, and training courses including osteopathy and dance training. The sanctuary is nestled in the hills of the Coromandel Ranges and has an amazing view looking down on the ranges.
Te Wahi Ora
This retreat is just for the ladies. If you need a little getaway then stay at Te Wahi Ora, at West Auckland's Piha. The retreat takes daily admin like cooking and cleaning off your hands, with all meals provided and breakfast delivered to your room. You’re very much encouraged to do as little as possible…or as much as you like. If you want extra services, there is counselling, spiritual direction, Bowen treatment, and therapeutic massages. There are a variety of accommodation options, from a deluxe sea view suite to a restored retro caravan.http://www.tewahiora.co.nz/
Ridge Country Retreat
If roughing it and living off the land isn’t quite your thing, then head to the Ridge Country Retreat, which provides luxury accommodation. Tucked away in native bush in the Papamoa Ranges resides this tranquil place. Stay for a yoga retreat or weight loss and wellness retreat, and enjoy the panoramic views while taking a dip in the geothermal pool. Please note that Ridge Country Retreat is currently closed for exciting renovations. They're adding a new conservatory, extra beauty treatment rooms and a new in-ground geothermal pool. They will commence retreats in July 2019.http://www.rcr.co.nz/