Chateau L’Orangerie Yoga Retreat offers you an opportunity to immerse yourself into beautiful daily yoga and meditation practices. This six- or four-day retreat allows you to Leave behind the stress of your daily life and find balance in your body and mind amidst the peaceful French countryside of the Deux Sevres.
At Chateau L’Orangerie it is all about the guest experience, beyond the peaceful and beautiful location we will make your stay relaxing and enjoyable. Offering food and drink service that will complement your stay with us.
L’Orangerie Retreats aim is to offer you a caring, kind and compassionate space that will encourage you to be rejuvenated and as relaxed as possible.
On our retreats you will discover the key elements of Hatha yoga with elements of Iyengar yoga, enriched by meditation and relaxation, adapted to all levels.
Our retreat will allow you the space and time to reconnect with yourself and feel rejuvenated and re-energized.
Spaces are limited per retreat, this ensures personal attention and peace of mind for those who may be concerned about their level of Yoga practise compared to other participants.
This is a chance for you to get away from the hustle and bustle and balance your work and everyday life to rediscover the part of yourself, which is peaceful, calm and content.
What Makes This Retreat Special?
A warm and generous welcome awaits you at our little slice of heaven in L’Orangerie nestled close to St Loup sur Thouet in the North Deux Sevres, which just happens to be one of France’s best kept secrets, we offer the perfect antidote to the stresses of modern living. Relax in the pool surrounded by spectacular and beautiful garden and countryside views. Here you will be able to take a step away from your normal routine and responsibilities and allow yourself the opportunity to feel nurtured and pampered.
This retreat is all about leaving you as relaxed as possible. Everything is thought of, so you can literally switch off relax and be guided through 4 or 6 days of blissful nurturing.
In addition, we offer the opportunity to visit a local vineyard with tasting, a walk in the surrounding countryside and join Chris in the kitchen for a gastronomic treat.
3 nights 4 days
Shared Occupancy751 € per person:
Single Occupancy841 € per person:
5 nights 6 days
Shared Occupancy1185 € per person:
Single Occupancy1335 € per person:
Includes– Accommodation in the Chateau or Gite
(Chateau rooms allocated first)- Continental style buffet breakfasts- Light lunches- 2 course vegetarian dinners- Drinks – coffee/ tea/ water throughout the day- Drinks – wine and soft drinks with meals- Transportation to/from activities- In-house activities – wine & cheese tasting/ cookery class- External activities – Wine tasting- Tourist tax
Yoga styles- Vinyasa Flow Yoga and Meditation- Yoga Nidra- Walking meditation- Restorative Yoga
ADD ON pick up and drop off from Poitiers at an additional cost of €40 euros per person.
Poitiers Baird Airport or Poitiers Train Station
Other airports and train stations on application.
Day 1• 15:00 – 19:30 Check-in and get settled• 20:00 Introduction, aperitifs, and evening meal• 21:30 Yoga Nidra
Day 2• 07:30 – 09:00 Vinyasa Flow Yoga and Meditation• 09:00 Breakfast• 10:00 – 11:00 Walking Meditation.• 12:30 – 14:00 Lunch• Afternoon free• 17:30 – 19:00 Restorative Yoga• 19:30 Evening meal• 21:30 Yoga Nidra
Day 3• 07:30 – 09:00 Vinyasa Flow Yoga and meditation• 09:00 Breakfast• Morning Free• 12:30 – 13:30 Lunch• Wine tour and tasting (option to purchase wine and gifts)• 19:30 Dinner• 20:30 Cheese and wine tasting
IF YOU ARE STAYING FOR THE 3 NIGHT/ 4 DAY BREAK PLEASE SEE Day 6 FOR THE FINAL PART OF THIS RETREAT.
LONGER RETREAT continued
Day 4 – • 07:30 – 09:00 Vinyasa Flow and Meditation• 09:00 Breakfast• 11:30 – 15:00 Mindful walk to St Loup sur Thouet.Outdoor yoga by the river, and picnic lunch• Afternoon of relaxation• 18:30 Dinner• 21:00 “Sleep Well” mindfulness, relaxation, and candles
Day 5• 07:30 – 09:00 Vinyasa Flow Yoga and Meditation• 09:00 Breakfast• Morning Free• 12:30 – 14:00 Lunch• 15:00 – 17:00 Gastronomic Treat• 18:30 Evening meal• 21:00 Yoga Nidra
Day 6• 07:30 – 09:00 Vinyasa Flow Yoga and Meditation• 09:00 Breakfast• Schedule to be determined according to guest’sdeparture times
This is a provisional itinerary. It may be subject to minor changes.