'Relax - Restore - Renew' Retreat!

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Come and Join us! 3  passionate Yoga Teachers with over 30 years of teaching experience between us, joining forces to offer you a truly unique weeks retreat.


We will be staying at the luxury Chateau de Bardouly Retreat Centre. An astounding Chateau located in the Dordogne region in South West France. Surrounded by world class vineyards, picturesque countryside & stunning scenery.

We will immerse ourselves with blissful yoga and other deeply relaxing practices. Having the option to spend time relaxing in the warmth of the sun, chilling by the pool, wondering in the countryside,  exploring the local villages, river trips, and the option of many other excursions.  We will be nourishing ourselves with delicious local home cooked cuisine.

This retreat is suitable for anyone looking to enjoy a deeply relaxing and fun time away. This is perfect for complete beginners to yoga, as well as to those that have practiced yoga for many years


  • Dordogne transfers to/from the Bardouly Retreat Chateau to Bergerac airport/train station (20 minute drive)

  • 3 Daily Yoga Classes (Yin – Gentle Hatha – Chanting/Meditation – Pranayama – Relaxation – Yoga Nidra – and much more!)

  • Yoga classes will be held in both the beautiful indoor yoga studio, and outside in the garden yoga nature platform

  • Essential oil workshop/education, 1-1 session if needed for specific support

  • 3 super healthy and delicious vegetarian/vegan meals per day. A buffet breakfast, a 3 course plated lunch and a 2 course plated dinner

  • Selection of teas, coffees and snacks available before yoga in the morning and throughout the day

  • Outdoor natural heated seawater swimming pool

  • 5* facilities (accommodation info below)

  • Daily free time to spend as you choose


If you feel like exploring the region, or have an adventurist streak then the Dordogne has much on offer. Canoeing, kayaking & Paddle boarding is available on the Dordogne and Vezere Rivers. The area is world-famous for cycling and hiking holidays.  Other adventure’s on offer include, hot-air ballooning, horse back riding & local medieval village visits.  If you need more relaxation, perhaps you would like to indulge in a massage, or just spend time chilling in nature by the heated saltwater pool with a good book.


  • Fly to Bergerac airport (20 mins drive to the retreat centre)

  • Train to Bergerac train station (20 mins drive to the retreat centre)

  • Please organise your own way to the retreat centre if you are driving

    If you need a pick up from either Bergerac airport or the local train at Bergerac  we can organise this for you for no extra charge

    See here for travel direction information


  • 7.30 – 9.00am – Gentle Hatha/Pranayama/Relaxation

  • 9.00am – Breakfast

  • 11.00 – 12.00pm Various practices (visualisation practices/chanting/meditation)

  • 12 pm – 3 course plated lunch

  • 1.oo – 5pm – Free time

  • 5.30 – 7pm – 2 course plated Dinner

  • 7.30pm -9pm – Yin Yoga & Yoga Nidra


The accommodation is luxury with character, with each room uniquely individually designed.  All rooms are ensuite .
See here for room photos and more details


Prices are per person. If you are traveling alone and would like to share a room, let us know and we will assign you a lovely roommate.

All rooms are priced on shared accommodation. All single occupancy options have now gone, but for a higher rate it is still possible - contact me for further details and pricing.

The Prices below are Early Bird prices which offer you 10% off.  To receive this discounted price, payment must be made in full by 31st May 2019, after this date 10% will be added to your remaining outstanding amount.


  • 2 x Kings (SOLD OUT)

  • 1x King (SOLD OUT)

  • 4x Twin room (single beds) £1250 p/p (2 rooms left)

  • 1 Twin (double beds) (SOLD OUT)


  • 1 x King Room (SOLD OUT)

  • 1 x Twin (double beds) (SOLD OUT)

Pay £300 deposit now, and the remainder by 31st May 2019, to receive the Early Bird Discount Price.  Deposits are non-refundable. To book the retreat, click the below link. 


Options for paying the deposit are transfer direct into the following account (HSBC, NJ Grierson, Sort Code 40-25-41, Account Number 11528068) for the amount of £300, this will automatically book your space, emailing me on griersonnicola@hotmail.co.uk confirming transfer and room request - single or shared occupancy preference, you will then be sent further details) OR Click the Paypal link where you will be required to pay an extra £10 booking fee)


  • Bank Transfer, for the remaining amount

  • Pay by monthly Direct Debit Instalments

Further payment plan information will be emailed to you when your deposit has ben received.

For more information e-mail griersonnicola@hotmail.co.uk or call Nikki on 07797964985.

Spaces are limited to 14 participants.

Early bird discount offer ends 31st May 2019 - thereafter a 10% surcharge on the remaining amount will be charged.

GROUP MEET UP – When this becomes fully booked, we will organise a group meet up for everyone thats coming to this retreat.  This is optional, but this will give you a chance to meet each other if living on Jersey, perhaps share travel together and so on.  We will also set up a group Facebook page for those coming, so you can also connect with each other this way. 

Not included – flights/train, travel insurance (recommended), medical insurance (recommended) meals other than specified above, spa treatments & other activities (such as optional excursions we will discuss on our first night together).

Conditions of paymentterms and conditions

  • Once deposit is made you have agreed to these terms and conditions

  • As stated on the event information, deposits are non-refundable

  • Once I have received your deposit I will secure your space

  • At least £600 is required to be paid by 31st May 2019, or in FULL for Early Bird price, if £600 is not received by this date you may lose your space and deposit (contact to discuss)

  • Payment should be made in full by 27th August 2019 (10% added to remaining amount not paid after the Early Bird date, 31st May 2019)

  • If you need to cancel up to 4 weeks before departure, we will try our best to find someone to fill your space. If we fill your space a full refund less £300 will be paid back to you. If we are unable to fill your space we will not be able to refund you (see**)

  • If you cancel 4 weeks or less prior to departure there is no option for filling your space, refunds will not be given. We recommend having an insurance plan to cover you in case you need to cancel due to illness or other circumstances, as we cannot refund this close to the retreat

  • We recommend having an insurance plan to cover your non refundable deposit

    ** if due to mitigating circumstances (and providing evidence of this, such as a medical certificate/ hospital report from a qualified medical practitioner) you have to cancel, we will refund you your amount paid less £600 to cover our expenses