In:spa Launches 2018 Retreat Calendar


Specialist health, fitness, spa and detox retreat company in:spa has just announced its full retreat calendar for 2018, offering a choice of five and seven-night group wellbeing holidays in locations such as; Morocco, Southern France and Spain- in a new venue just 90 minutes from Barcelona.

The new Spanish retreat is bases at La Vella Farga; a luxurious 14 room hideaway hidden away in the foothills of the Pyrenees and will be the location of five in:spa group retreats throughout 2018 (with dates in May, June, September and October) focused on yoga, fitness, hiking, massage and gourmet detox cuisine. Book before 15 December 2017 to take advantage of a £200 discount per person on the first three rooms booked on these retreats.

Plus, following the success of these in 2017, in:spa will continue to offer its shorter ‘Express’ option for four of their dates in January, March, October and November, ideal for those who struggle to take a full week off work. On top of this, and as the appetite for digital detoxing continues, the company continues to offer its smart phone creche for guests to surrender their digital devices throughout their stay.

There are a total of 12 group retreats available throughout 2018, with prices starting from £1,545pp for a five night Express Retreat in Morocco, or £1,795pp for a week-long retreat in Southern France, More information available here: www.‌in‌

NEW Le Vella Farga in Spain – 11th Century Country House, 90mins from Barcelona

In:spa’s newest group retreat location, La Vella Farga, is based in the foothills of the Pyrenees, just 90 minutes north-west of Barcelona. The luxurious hotel is set in tranquil hilltops, offering guests a peaceful retreat in which to detox and de-stress, with a combination of yoga, fitness, hiking, clean-eating and massage. The boutique hotel has been refurbished from an 11th century country house and iron forge, and boasts panoramic views of the Pyrenees. As well as a heated pool, the retreat’s 14 spacious rooms offer indulgent bathtubs, restored antiques and private terraces.

A 5-night Express Retreat in 2018 is priced from £1165pp based on two sharing. A week-long retreat is priced at £2295 per person based on two sharing on an all-inclusive basis* excluding flights and transfers.

Puyssentut in Southern France- a Charming Medieval Chateau Introduced in 2016

Boasting far-reaching countryside views in rural Southern France is the charming medieval chateau of Puyssentut. in:spa guests will have sole use of the chateau, where they can participate in expert-led yoga and fitness classes in the spacious studio. Across the lawn from the house is the salt-water swimming pool, surrounded by lavender-lined gardens and plush sun-loungers. Cookery classes will be held for guests to learn how to cook cleansing cuisine, meaning guests can continue their detox after the retreat is over. Free time is best spent exploring the countryside on guided hikes, relaxing with massages and indulging in healthy meals on cobbled patios. Spend evenings in one of 10 large en-suite rooms; individually styled with comfortable beds and views over the countryside.

A week-long retreat in 2018 is available from £1,795pp based on two sharing a Deluxe Room on an all-inclusive basis* excluding flights and transfers.

Le Palais Paysan in Morocco – a Boutique Hotel in the Foothills of the Atlas Mountains

Located in the foothills of Morocco’s Atlas Mountains, Palais Paysan is a stunning boutique hotel where in:spa provide spa, fitness, yoga and delicious detox cuisine. Begin the day with expert-led yoga classes and gentle personal fitness sessions before opting for a group hike, learning all about nutrition with private consultations and spending free time unwinding in the spa, relaxing by the pool (with sweeping views of snow-capped mountains) or travelling just 30 minutes to the world-famous medina in Marrakech for a spot of mint tea and shopping.

A 5-night Express Retreat in 2018 is available from £1,545pp based on two sharing a Deluxe Double on an all-inclusive basis* excluding flights and transfers.

To book any of the retreats mentioned above, or for more information, visit or call 020 3235 0120.

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Mark Bibby Jackson

Mark Bibby Jackson

Before setting up Travel Begins at 40, Mark was the publisher of AsiaLIFE Cambodia and a freelance travel writer. When he is not packing and unpacking his travelling bag, Mark writes novels, including To Cook A Spider and Peppered Justice. He loves walking, eating, tasting beer, isolation and arthouse movies, as well as talking to strangers on planes, buses and trains whenever possible. Most at home when not at home.

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