Rejuvenating Weekend

Waltham House Cottage, 84 Melton Rd, Waltham on the Wolds, Melton Mowbray LE14 4AJ, UK


Primary type: ✓Yoga
Secondary type: ✓Wellness ✓Meditation ✓Rejuvenation ✓Detox ✓Vegan
Skill Level: ✓Intermediate ✓Beginner ✓Advanced
Host Language: ✓English


How would you like to get away for a weekend and revitalise yourself with like-minded people in stunning Leicestershire surroundings?

Our 3-day energising retreats include; candle-lit yoga session, Astanga yoga classes, meditation/relaxation, Ayurvedic treatments complete with delicious healthy vegan food in wonderful surroundings.

Stunning house and views, 10 beautiful rooms, 7 Yoga classes/workshops, delicious Vegan food and gorgeous Ayurvedic treatments. Our venue is in the middle of the country and is easily accessible, only 10 miles from Grantham, which is a 1-hour train journey from London.

Waltham House was built in 1929 by Toby Greenall, 2nd Baron Daresbury as a hunting lodge, it is situated in the famous Belvoir country.

The house was built in the 'Arts and Crafts' style that was popularised by Edwin Lutyens and was very much in vogue at the time. The house and gardens are a classic example of the late period of the style and the house is adorned in oak panelling and wood carvings, including one of Bacchus, the Greek god of wine!

The house is now the home of Toby Corbin-Greenall, Lord Daresbury's great-grandson, and his husband and they have refreshed both the house and gardens which had been largely untouched since the 1930's until recent years, while still staying true to the original style and character of the historic house.

Our stunning venue combines the modernised communal area's of the kitchen and lounge/snug, with traditional dining room and long room, providing the perfect mix of modern comfort with traditional period style.

The long room will be the home for our yoga practice throughout the weekend, delivering a unique atmosphere commencing with the candle-lit yoga session shortly after arrival on Friday evening.

What's included in the package

  • Stay in historic house
  • Guided walk through the countryside
  • All Vegan meals and Drinks
  • 7 Yoga Classes Workshops


Helen Taylorson
After fulfilling all her ambitions as a professional dancer, performing internationally and on the west end stage, Helen decided to pursue another dream of becoming a Yoga teacher.

In 2013 Helen travelled to India to complete a 200 hour Registered Yoga Teacher training course in the Himalayas. After qualifying Helen taught a variety of classes at studios across London; including beginner & advanced yoga, private classes, pregnancy yoga, mum & baby yoga and classes designed specifically for dancers.

Helen is now settled in the beautiful Vale of Belvoir and runs 8 classes a week (5 adults, 2 kids, 1 pregnancy class), building up a loyal following. The classes are busy and full of energy with regulars making amazing progress in their practice.

Helen aims to create a fun, hard-working atmosphere during her classes and is passionate about giving people the confidence to feel strong in their body and mind.
All abilities are welcome at Helen's classes as she is able to modify poses to suit all body types and yoga experience.



From £175/night

£350 total


3 days / 2 nights


14/08/2020 - 16/08/2020

Retreat Capacity

14 people

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