Beaches & Mountains ~ Summer Soul Spa

The most authentic thing about us is our capacity to create, to overcome, to endure, to transform, to love and to be greater than our suffering. {Ben Okri}

30 July – 4 August 2018, Isle of Arran, Scotland

Included:

  • 5 nights in luxury accommodation close to the beach
  • All meals – freshly made and where possible from local seasonal ingredients
  • Snacks and beverages (coffee, teas, hot chocolate, fruit juices, freshly made smoothies, alcoholic drinks in moderation)
  • Walks, short guided morning meditations, joint yoga practice
  • Creative activites
  • Guided tour of the island
  • Excursion to Holy Isle (weather allowing)
  • Minibus and ferry transport during the stay when travelling as a group
  • Fire & Rain journal
  • Materials for creative activities
  • Access to support resources and library
  • A few little surprises

Price per person: GBP 1440 (twin room) / GBP 1590 (double room for single occupancy)

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Arran ~ Scotland in Miniature

The beautiful Sottish island Arran is often called “Scotland in Miniature” as it combines a variety of different landscapes in one smallish island. The so-called Highland Fault Line, which runs through the middle, divides the mountainous north end from the lush pastures of the south end. For information on how to get to there please check out the practicalities pages.

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The beach right outside our accommodation

Weather allowing, we take the small ferry across to Holy Isle with its ancient spiritual heritage on one of the days. Holy Isle has a long spiritual history, stretching back to the 6th century, and has an ancient healing spring, the hermit-cave of a 6th Century monk, St Molaise, and evidence of a 13th Century Christian Monastery. And during a tour of Arran with our local driver guide George you get to see all the best locations of this island.

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Accommodation & catering

Our accommodation, the luxurious Big Beach House, is right on the beach in Whiting Bay. Needless to say the views are stunning…and you would be tempted to just sit and look out the window if there weren’t so many other tempting things on offer. The house is freshly and tastefully decorated and has nine bedrooms, seven bathrooms, two spacious living areas with wood burning stoves.

 

We may have the occasional meal out but most meals will be freshly prepared in-house by Alison or Lesley. The focus is on delicious as well as healthy, with high quality ingredients, where possible organic and locally sourced. Oh, and of course I need to mention cake!

Ute will compose some extra special smoothies for you and we’ll definitely bring a supply of caliente (really thick hot chocolate with chilli) for you to enjoy by the fire. Good coffee and a selection of black and herbal teas, as well as soft drinks will be available throughout. You can also help yourself to wine and prosecco (in moderation). Enjoyment is good for you. We will, of course, respect and accommodate any food intolerances and dietary preferences as much as we can (please provide info at the time of booking).

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Feelgood programme full of tasty treats

Enjoying and being in the here and now, with all this brings along, are at the core of all Soul Spas.

A daily schedule may be:

  • Joint yoga practice and morning meditation
  • Breakfast
  • Something creative (e.g. creating memory objects)
  • Lunch, followed by free afternoon
  • Early-ish dinner
  • Evening wildlife excursion

There will be plenty time to relax and drift, and every day has some creative ideas and activities built in.

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The little things

Fire & Rain soul spas have been planned and designed with much attention to detail to make everything as enjoyable as possible for our guests. We keep adding things and ideas whenever we come across something inspiring or useful, such as a journal to scribble down your thoughts and notes during your stay. And you don’t have to worry if you’ve forgotten our toothbrush or body lotion. Our hospitality basket will be filled with useful things, just in case.

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