Start your journey towards inner peace, health and happiness
Join us for a luxury wellness retreat like no other. This 3-day, 2-night weekend is filled with wellness workshops, fun activities and indulgent delights that celebrate the unique culture and stunning coastline of Byron Bay.
These retreats are ideal for groups of friends or individuals looking for a space to rebalance, reconnect and rejuvenate. Escape with us to this magical setting for a weekend of wonderful experiences and insights to enrich your mind, body and spirit.
Our 2018 luxury Rebalance Retreats will be held at Elements Of Byron, NSW, Australia. This is the only 5-star luxury beachfront resort in Byron Bay, and the facilities are unparalleled.
Walk through the reception and you’ll be instantly immersed in the barefoot luxury of these incredible surrounding. The resort’s modern decor and expansive areas blend seamlessly into the surrounding nature, giving you the perfect place to relax and unwind between your activity schedule.
These luxurious freestanding villas sit adjacent to one of the most stunning coastlines in Australia and are surrounded by forest and wetlands. Each one has 2 separate rooms with ensuite and a spacious divided central lounge all with dual function air conditioning.
Each villa includes kitchen with simple cooktop, dishwasher and microwave and fridge complete with Nespresso coffee machine. Lounge with 4-seater sofa. 2 x 42” TVs in each bedroom and 1 x 55” TV in living space. In-room movies & in room tablet with hi speed WIFI, a Bose audio system. And a work desk and chair ( not that you will be needing that. )
All this surrounded by lush native landscaping and is only a short walk to the rolling waves of the most beautiful beaches on the east.
The 2 bedroom villas can be configured in a variety of ways to accomodate your preference and budget. If you are coming alone you can share, or take a room for yourself. You can even book the whole villa for a private group of two or four.
$1200 - $1800 for 3 day 2 night Luxury Beachside Retreats in 2018
$1800 - $2500 for 4 day 3 night Luxury Beachside Retreats in 2019
NEW Easy Payment Plan
Put 50% non refundable deposit down today and we we will charge you the rest 8 weeks before your Rebalance Retreat start date. Simply call to arrange:
TEL: 02 6684 2994
3 DAY RETREAT SCHEDULE
*Please note this is an sample schedule only.
Choose to do as much or as little as you like on this luxury retreat. All activities are optional, and it’s totally up to you how much you choose to be involved in. With so much beauty around you, you may choose to simply relax – but we encourage you to make the most of your stay and dive into our program.
2:30pm - 3:00pm Check in to Elements Of Byron
You’ll be met at reception by Rebalance Retreat host and ilovechakra founder Katie Manekshaw, who will deliver your schedule for your weekend, as well as your special wellness goodie bag.
Then comes your opportunity to slow it right down, take a deep breath and begin to unwind. Check into your villa, then kick off your shoes, turn off your phone and slip into relaxation mode as you explore this magnificent resort.
3:30pm - 4:45pm Opening Ceremony
Join us for a beautiful welcoming circle to connect with the rest of the group. We’ll do some gentle Yin Yoga and meditation, and you’ll also be guided to set some intentions for the weekend ahead.
4:45pm - 6:15pm Discovering Your Life Path
Author and astrologer Patsy Bennett will invite you to consider your life path on this revealing 1.5 hour workshop. You will experience, through interactive and hands-on activities, how your spiritual development informs your life path and purpose. You will also learn how to work with your own spirituality to gain invaluable direction and happiness. Patsy will show you how to generate the power and the passion to create the life you want.
6:15pm - 7:30pm Set Your Pace
Take a stroll on the beach or find a place to lounge near one of the resort’s incredible pools. Watch the sunset from the beach club, or listen to live musicians at the firepit.
7:30pm 9:00pm Dinner at Elements Of Byron.
Join our Rebalance Retreats dinner soiree at Elements Of Byron with live musical entertainment & private bar, indoor & outdoor seating and a delicious range of meat or vegetarian dishes. You may choose to sit with other guests or spend the evening flying solo – it’s completely up to you!
9:00pm Full Moon & Star Gazing on the Beach.
Marvel at the inky depths from Elements Of Byron's Beach Club area, or walk on the beautiful beach adjacent to the resort for an even more magical view of Byron’s famous star-filled skies.
10:00pm - 6:00am Rest
We encourage you to get to bed nice and early tonight, because tomorrow’s (optional) activities begin at daybreak. You could also use this quiet time to start journaling, using your beautiful gift journal provided courtesy of Byron Bound.
Today is a big day full of wellness workshops and fun experiences – though remember, you’re welcome to do as much or as little as you choose!
6:30am - 7:30am Gentle Beach Yoga
A light yoga class to get you in the mood for the day.
7:30 - 8:30 Stories of the Land
Walk a labyrinth on the beach and then experience the history of Byron Bay through richly-woven tales of the land, the ocean and the people. You will be led through a guided visualisation and then regaled with stories of place, told by Jenni Cargill.
8:45 - 9:45 Breakfast at Elements Of Byron
Enjoy a delicious breakfast by the pool at Graze Restaurant.
10:30am - 12:00am Vision Board Workshop
In this fascinating workshop BelindaGrace will take you through both the practical steps of creating an effective vision board and show you how to open up to and trust your own intuition more, so that you can work with the positive energies that are there to support and guide you.
12:00 - 12:30 Chai & Cookie Time
Enjoy a delicious cup of hot chai and a Byron Bay Cookie between workshops.
12:30am - 1:30pm Nia Dance Workshop
This uplifting movement class will bring you deeply into your body, inviting you to feel to heal and express yourself in a gentle and fun way. You will be guided to a place of powerful connection between body, mind, emotions and spirit. Facilitaed by Taryn Pallister from Nia Australia
1:30 - 2:30 - Lunch Buffet at Graze Restaurant
Enjoy a delicious all you can eat buffet lunch at Graze Restaurant. Simply grab a plate and then find a place to relax and unwind amongst the luxurious resort facilities.
2:30pm - 5:15pm Restore, Relax, Replenish
After a busy fun-filled morning of workshops, now’s the time to relax, restore and replenish however you’d like. Lounge by the pool with a good book and enjoy the resort facilities. Alternatively, use your FREE return ticket on Byron Bay’s new solar-powered electric train and do a little browsing amongst the town’s internationally-acclaimed boutiques.
Right now’s a great opportunity to book a relaxing treatment at Elements Of Byron's Osprey Spa. (Not included in the ticket price. Please book your treatments directly with the resort ahead of time to avoid disappointment. Contact: Osprey Spa.)
If you would prefer a private in-room massage we can help you arrange this.
5:30pm - 7:00pm - African Drumming Workshop
No trip to Byron is complete without shaking things up a little, and this amazing drum workshop taught by a true master of percussion and dance will take you out of your mind and into the rhythm! Facilitated by Gabriel Otu.
7:00pm Evening in Byron
Take some time to explore the amazing restaurants and nightlife of Byron Bay – or if you’d prefer to take it easy, stay close to home and eat at the hotel restaurant, or order room service. *Note: food & beverage is not included in retreat ticket price for Saturday night. Recommendations provided.
6:00am - 8:00am Byron Lighthouse Sunrise Walk to Wategos Beach.
We’ll pick you up at the hotel and take you to the famous Byron Lighthouse to enjoy a morning of bliss. Enjoy a magical walk down from the lighthouse to the beach, looking out for turtles, sting rays, whales and dolphins along the way. Once you reach spectacular Wategos Beach, enjoy a morning dip before we take you back to Elements for a delicious breakfast.
8:30am - 10:30am Breakfast Time, Chill Out, Check Out
Enjoy a long breakfast or relax by the pool. Then pack your bags, as it's time to check out. But the weekend’s not over yet… we’ll meet you at the car park for one final exciting journey into the hinterland.
10:30am - 11:15 Byron Hinterland Tour
Let us drive you around the hinterland and show you some of the breathtaking views. Along the way, we’ll stop off at some beautiful spots to take in this incredible coastline.
11:30am - 2:00pm Crystal Castle & Shambala Gardens Tour
Visit one of Byron Bay's most treasured gems, The Crystal Castle & Shambala Gardens. Spend your time exploring the incredible sculptures, giant Buddha statues, enormous feature crystals, walking maze and world-class landscaping.
While you’re here. grab a delicious lunch at The Crystal Castle's Café, with spectacular views over the Byron landscape. Note: Lunch is not included in retreat ticket price.
1:30pm - 2:00pm Closing Circle Meditation
While we’re in the beautiful setting of The Crystal Castle & Shambala Gardens, we’ll perform a short closing ceremony.
2:15pm - 3:00pm - Return Journey to Elements Of Byron
On our way back to Elements Of Byron we’ll take you an alternative route past Mullumbimby, Australia biggest little town, famous for its alternative culture and incredible farmers markets.
Retreat over, we’ll send you on your way with some beautiful memories and insights that will long be remembered.