The Old Rectory is a spacious 19th century country house, situated in the unspoilt North Devon countryside. Set in 20 acres of beautiful landscaped gardens and river meadows.
The house is stylish, elegant & welcoming. Facilities include comfortable en-suite bedrooms, yoga studio, salt water swimming pool, meditation areas, and more !!
The Old Rectory is a spacious 19th century country house, situated in the unspoilt North Devon countryside. Set in 20 acres of landscaped gardens and river meadows.
The house has been stylishly furnished and offers 12 spacious bedrooms and en-suite bathrooms including staff and teacher accommodation.
The ground floor has two kitchens (one for catering, great for detoxes) and one farmhouse style one which adjoins a more formal dinning area that sits up to 24 plus.
Facilities include:large sunny & warm yoga studio, heated outdoor salt water swimming pool (wet suits recommended for pool classes), infra red sauna, all weather tennis court, croquet lawn (suitable for outdoor yoga ), gym and games room.
The grounds have gardens within gardens with lots of nooks and crannies designed to provide privacy and space for individual meditation.
Surroundings & Activities
35 minutes to Sauntan sands beach spectacular Unesco world heritage site.
Exmoor and Dartmoor half an hour away.
Exeter city centre 40 mins by car, or 30 mins by Train (Eggersford station)
Tarka cycle trail half an hour.
Gear & supplies
We can supply yoga mats, cushions and blankets, some art supplies , a good collection of healing arts books for people to enjoy whilst on the retreats.
For detox retreats, we have an additional catering kitchen.
For boot camps, we have a gym and a good circuit for jogging.
Total number of rooms: 18
Room(s) Description: 12 luxury en-suite King & Queen size bedrooms. Half can be split into twins. See website theoldrectorychulmleigh.co.uk for more details.
Food types available:
- Vegetarian with fish
- Traditional (non vegetarian)
Can a retreat leader bring a personal chef? Yes
Closest city with major airport that attendees would fly into: Exeter
Travel time to closest airport: 45 minutes from Exeter airport.
Transportation from airport to venue:
3 hours drive from London.
2. hours, 15 minutes, Fast train from Paddington to Exeter
For teachers leading a group retreat
Deposit to reserve the venue: By arrangement.
Price range per day per attendee (for a group retreat)
From approx £70
Price Description & Conditions
Prices range from £280 - up to £420 per person for 2 or 3 night stays, depending on the room type, & retreat.
Price includes accommodation,use of all the facilities, a healthy mostly organic breakfast, lunch and dinner, all tuition and classes.
Cancelations must be made six weeks prior to the start of the retreat. For a full refund.
"A fabulous experience, great food and lovely teachers, Thank you."
"Really cool house,the best massage I have ever had !!"
"Really peaceful and beautiful location, I feel rejuvenated , thank you so much"
"Thank you for introducing us to Yin yoga, Anya is a very special teacher, and the food , house
& treatments were all great, we will be back, thank you !!"