Turks and Caicos Islands · October 19 - 23 2023
Luxury Wellness Retreat
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Join us in beautiful Sapodilla Bay on Turks and Caicos Island for an unforgettable 4 night, 5 day Movement & Wellness Retreat. The instructors from The Barre + Yoga Experience are taking their nationally recognized classes to the Caribbean and our hosts at La Mer Villas have the perfect setting for us to re-energize and explore. Each day will give you the ideal balance of wellness activities and relaxation - the perfect combination to refresh and rejuvenate. You'll have daily Barre + Yoga classes along with daily wellness workshops and morning meditations. There will be events planned throughout your stay such as a Bites on the Beach Luncheon and OFYR Grill Night Soiree. The villa comes equipped with endless amenities, including a private in-house chef with Michelin Star restaurant experience preparing all meals and snacks to ensure you are nourishing your body from the inside out.
Daily Barre Classes Overlooking Sapodilla Bay
Each day, you'll be given the opportunity to take a Barre class overlooking Sapodilla Bay with Angela Vieira, founder of The Barre + Yoga Experience.
Morning Journal Prompts + Guided Meditation
We'll start each day by creating new habits we can take home with us. We'll meet on the deck for a guided meditation followed by journaling.
Daily Yoga Classes Overlooking Sapodilla Bay
Diverse offering of Yoga classes throughout your stay including, Buti, Vinyasa, Restorative and more!
Private Chef with Michelin Star Restaurant Experience
Our private chef, James Van Dyke has curated a nourishing, Caribbean ingredient- driven menu with an emphasis on Ocean to Table offerings. Allergies and dietary restrictions will be accommodated. Each day will consist of breakfast, lunch, dinner with Hor d' Oeuvres and light snacks throughout the day.
Daily Wellness Workshops
Join us for daily workshops to talk all things health and wellness
OFYR Grill Dinner Soiree
A party under the stars and a feast to make your soul happy
Bites at the Beach Luncheon
Join us on the beach as our chef prepares the perfect Caribbean lunch
Daily breakfast, lunch and dinner prepared by in-house private chef with Michelin Star restaurant experience
Luxury Ocean Front Accommodations overlooking Sapodilla Bay
Round trip transfers from/to Providenciales Airport to/from La Mer Villas
Morning group meditations and journaling
Daily wellness workshops
Daily Barre and Yoga classes overlooking Sapodilla Bay
Complimentary use of paddle boards and kayaks
Infinity pool with sun loungers and over-the-water hammocks
OFYR Grill Dinner Soiree
Dedicated staff consisting of private chef, butler, housekeeping and concierge
Bites on the Beach Lunch Party
Other amenities include: beach towels, bathroom amenities, Wifi and more!
What's Not Included
Round trip flights
4 Hour Catamaran & Snorkeling Tour (additional fee at booking)
La Mer Villas
Oceanfront Villas on Sapodilla Bay
Perched along the shores of Sapodilla Bay in Chalk Sound, Providenciales, La Mer Villas are the perfect oasis for our getaway. These fully-staffed luxury oceanfront villas boast over 5,000 square feet of spectacular outdoor terraces, lush landscaped gardens, private docks with over-the-water hammocks, infinity pool with sunbeds and lounge areas arranged alongside. Your staff includes private chef, butler, daily housekeeping and dedicated concierge to ensure you don’t have to lift a finger during your stay
After arriving at your villa, take some time to settle in and soak in the incredible views you have for the next 5 days. 6pm Buti Yoga 8pm Welcome Dinner
8:30am - Morning Meditation & Journaling 9:00am - Breakfast 10am Morning Yoga 11:00am Barre Class 12:00pm Lunch 1:00pm Wellness Workshop 6:00pm Hors d'oeuvre 7:00pm OFYR Grill Dinner Soiree
6:30am - Sunrise Yoga 7:30am - Morning Meditation & Journaling 8:00am - Breakfast 10:00am Optional Excursion/Free Time 12:00 Lunch 3:00pm Workshop 4:00pm Barre Class 6:00pm Hors d'oeuvres 7:00pm Dinner 8:00pm Restorative Yoga
7:30am - Morning Meditation & Journaling 8:00am - Barre Class 9:00am - Breakfast 10:00am Wellness Workshop 11:30 Power Flow 12:30 Bites on the Beach Lunch 6:00pm Hors d'oeuvre 7:00pm Dinner
7:00am Morning Meditation & Journaling 7:30am Yoga 8:30am Barre 9:30am Breakfast and Departure Schedule is subject to change at any time
Catamaran Snorkeling Excursion
Join us for a half day private catamaran excursion - exploring some of the most beautiful beaches in the world!
2 Hour ATV Tour
Join us for a 2 hour ATV tour with a stop at a private beach
60 Minute Jet Ski Experience
Join us on beautiful Sapodilla Bay for an afternoon of Jet Skiing
Are flights included in the price of the retreat?
The Retreat Fee does not include airfare. For the selected travel dates, round trip flights per person are about $450 from Boston and Providence. If you're interested in taking the same flights as the BYE team, let us know and we'll let you know which flight to book!
Participant is strongly encouraged to wait until the trip is confirmed, before booking airfare or making any non-refundable travel arrangements. RE will not be liable for any damages incurred related to travel or travel expenses in the event of Cancellation or Postponement of the Retreat
Which airport do I fly into?
You will fly into Providenciales airport (PLS).
How do I get to the Villa from the airport?
We will provide a private transfer to and from the villa from the airport as part of the retreat.
Will I have to pay additional for my food?
All meals are included.
What if I have allergies or dietary restrictions?
Our chef will be accommodating all dietary restrictions and allergies. Please specify when booking.
Can I bring my husband to the retreat?
Absolutely! We want you both to experience this trip of a lifetime! If Yoga and barre aren't his thing - maybe he will find a new love for it...or just go golfing during the day - we hear TCI has some pretty amazing golf courses!
Can I come to the retreat alone or do I have to come with a friend?
You can absolutely come alone! This trip was created for our community (especially our BYE fam!) and there are single person room accommodations for you!
Who will be teaching the classes and leading the workshops?
All classes and workshops will be led by Angela Vieira, Amy Desmarais and Tabitha Rose. This is subject to change at any time.
What are some examples of classes and workshops we will see?
Barre, Buti Yoga, Power Vinyasa, Restorative Yoga, Meditation and more!
Do I have to participate in every class or workshop?
No! You'll receive an itinerary upon check-in. From there, you can choose how many activities, classes and workshops you'd like to attend. If you want to float in the pool soaking up the sun all day go for it - it's your time for self-care!
Do you offer Payment Plans?
We do! $1500 is due upon booking. The remainder will be broken down into 6 additional payments. All payment plans are subject to a 2.9% fee.
Is my trip refundable after booking?
Client may cancel for any reason 180 days or more before the Retreat Date and apply the deposit to another Retreat to be held within one year of the Retreat. If Client fails to register for a future retreat within one year, the deposit is forfeited.
Client may only receive a refund of Fees paid, less an admin fee of $250, only in the event that RE is able to fill the Client’s spot. This remedy is not available for Cancellations 90 days or less before the retreat date.
Due to the limited number of spaces available at the Retreat, if Client cancels less than 180 days before the Retreat Date, Client forfeits the deposit and may not apply it to a future retreat, except in the event of cancellation due for Force Majeure Causes.
In no event, will RE be responsible for any incidental expenses or consequential losses incurred as a result of the booking such as visas, vaccinations, non-refundable flights or rail, hotel expenses, non-refundable car parking or other fees, loss of earnings, or loss of enjoyment, etc.
Trip insurance is required by all participants and can be purchased here.
What are the COVID-19 vaccine requirements?
While there are no COVID-19 vaccine requirements to attend the retreat, the Country of Turks and Caicos is requiring proof of vaccination upon entry until March 31, 2023. This is subject to be extended and regulations can change any time. Please refer to the TCI website here for the latest guidance
What is the COVID-19 cancellation policy?
In the unlikely event that RE has to cancel the retreat for any reason then we will offer you one of the two following options:
If you are unable to attend the retreat for any reason, including because of a last-minute positive Covid-19 test, or restrictions in your region or country, you will need to make a claim with your travel insurance provider to claim any trip or retreat costs.
To purchase trip insurance click here
Is trip insurance included?
We do not include travel insurance as everyone’s needs are different. Having travel insurance in place for each person is a condition of your booking. Purchase travel insurance here
Who do I contact with additional questions?
You can reach out to Angela at firstname.lastname@example.org
What happens if I want to book for a friend and I but we each want to use our own credit card?
No problem, just email us at email@example.com and we will create a custom cart for you!