La Roane in the south of France describes itself as a place to relax and let yourself go. Choose from 10 weeks of alternative holiday courses run by international group leaders. Here you can dance, sing, play, meditate, and connect with nature. The emphasis at La Roane is on fun with a light hearted approach to spirituality.
Gardousel, in the Cevennes mountains, is a small, family-run retreat venue specialising in creative and holistic holidays. Husband-and-wife team Alex and Sharon live on-site with their young family and are helpedd by Alex's mother Frances, and local chef Julie. Guests also muck in. Gardousel offer advice and guidance on Ayurvedic health, self-development, meditation, yoga and the local hiking trails.