Surrounded by spectacular scenery, with its slow pace of life and fresh mountain air, Gaucín is the perfect place to unwind and revitalise. Whether you are looking for a yoga or pilates retreat or simply want to enjoy a well-deserved healthy break, we have the facilities and professionals you need to meet a wide variety of needs.
Disconnect, practice yoga, pilates, be in contact with nature, with yourself, detox, meditate, eat healthy food, charge yourself with positive energy and come back to reality with a different mentality.
You can also practice other sports in our municipal facilities: tennis, paddle tennis, swimming, or go to the gym where you will find a wide range of sports activities throughout the year.
RETREAT CENTRES /ACCOMMODATION
Finca Avedin has an extraordinary energy. It is a place to rest and relax and an ideal space for retreats of all kinds. Whatever the focus of your retreat, yoga, pilates, fitness, hiking, cycling or wellness, the team at Avedin can help you create a personal and unique retreat experience. Finca Avedin is very well equipped, so all you need to bring are your clients.
Accommodation for 16 people
Gym, yoga and pilates room right next to the swimming pool
Yoga mats, blocks and straps from @ManukaEurope
3 Pilates Reformer machines
For more information on retreats visit:
If you are interested in organising a retreat, contact:
La Posada Romana Estate, with its privileged location in front of the Sierra Crestellina, and with incredible views of the Strait of Gibraltar, sheltered from the noise and bustle of our daily lives, is the ideal place to organize yoga, meditation or any kind of retreat.
Capacity for 18 people.
Indoor heated pool.
Large and fully equipped kitchen.
Natural spaces in the garden to exercise.
Possibility of vegan cook according to availability
Terraces of + 200m. to exercise or meditate.
Possibility of hiking or taking a general country stroll directly from the house.
If you Interested in organizing a retreat at La Podada Romana contact:
With the resources we have here in Gaucín it is possible to enjoy a wellness holiday in a private home, using the services of local professionals such as cooks, masseurs and personal trainers.
If you would like to try a private yoga or pilates class or doing some personal training sessions, we have several teachers and trainers at your disposal.
YOGA AND PILATES TEACHER
Ali has been teaching yoga and pilates classes in Gaucín and the surrounding area for over 18 years. She is a qualified pilates mat work instructor and Pilates Reformer and Tower instructor. Ali offers group classes, one on one sessions and is available for retreats in and around Gaucín. Classes and personal sessions are adapted to suit experience and fitness levels or for specific physical problems.
Graduate in Physical Activity and Sport Sciences. Master in sports medicine (UCL). National Triathlon coach. Teacher of high-performance athletics and high-performance cyclic sports. Biomechanics of cycling (cyclistlab).
SOPHIE K DAVIS
Sophie has been working in Spain for ten years after working in New York and London. She continues to learn and keep up to date with all aspects of massage therapy and health development techniques. Her specialities are Swedish massage, deep tissue massage, sports massage, myofascial release therapy and craniosacral therapy.
If you are renting a holiday home, private cooks are available to hire for special events, retreats or if you simply want a break from cooking ask for information from the tourist office:
Bonissim deli in the centre of the village also serves delicious homemade food, suitable for all tastes. Dishes are freshly prepared with quality ingredients from local suppliers. They offer options for breakfast, lunch, dinner and picnics from its extensive menu of snacks, salads, main meals, cakes and pastries. They cater for most dietary requirements, including vegetarian, vegan, gluten and lactose intolerant.
Paolo Bertucci offers a unique fine dining experience by bringing the quality of a restaurant into your home. His style is” MediterrAsian “, a fusion of his experience working with Asian chefs and the beauty of the area in which he lives. His dishes showcase the sensational local products of Andalusia using modern and exotic cooking techniques of Japan, Vietnam, Thailand and China. Ingredients are sourced directly from the supplier, with seasonal menus reflecting the freshest flavours of the moment. Paolo has experience in private catering services working in the most exclusive resorts and villas in Marbella, Sotogrande and of course Gaucin! Whether you are looking for a one-off celebration dinner for friends, a fully catered party or a wellness retreat then Paolo will be happy to discuss your needs. Vegan and vegetarian meals are also a speciality and menus can be expertly adapted to meet the requirements of special diets and intolerances.
Adress: Crta. Ronda-Algeciras, s/n-
Telephone: +34 669 971 142
Opennig times: 9:00-13:00 / 17:00-21:00 Monday to Friday
MUNCIPAL SWIMMING POOL
Adress: Crta. Ronda-Algeciras, s/n – 29480
Telephone: +34 952 151 000
open July and August
TENNIS / PADEL COURTS
Adress: Crta. Ronda-Algeciras, s/n
Telephone: +34 666 971 142
Reservations at the gym.