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 Yoga & meditation retreat at Fawakay Villas,
Marrakesh, Morocco 

Wednesday Sept 18th - Sunday Sept 22nd

Your magical Marrakesh retreat 

Join me in 2024 for a 4 night yoga and meditation retreat at Fawakay, located on the outskirts of Marrakesh. Fawakay is a relaxed, secluded and enchanting retreat situated just a 20 minute drive from both the heart of Marrakech Medina and the airport - the perfect spot for relaxation.


The hotel cleverly combines the very best of a boutique hotel and private villa holiday is set in 3.5 acres of lush gardens, through which winding pebble paths lead to each villa.

The gorgeous swimming pool area has extensive, luxurious poolside seating for both shade and sun lovers, as well as an expanse of grassy lawn with more seating and table tennis. The fabulous, expansive rooftop terrace with views over to the Atlas Mountains is the perfect spot for your Yoga sessions  as well as the shaded garden Yoga Shala. 


Practice mindful yoga, conscious breathing, meditation, iRest yoga nidra and deep relaxation . 

Includes an excursion to the Medina (a Unesco heritage site) which originates from the 11th century. 


Enjoy home cooked, delicious food, freshly prepared for us.


There will be plenty of free time too, when you can sunbathe or swim in the gorgeous swimming pool and enjoy the stunning sunsets or take a trip into the city or another excursion.

Take home simple, yet powerful tools to reduce stress, support your wellbeing and peace in your everyday life.


You may wish to sit and unwind in the 3.5 acre gardens, taking time to enjoy the enchanting views.

Optional excursions / activities can be purchased) including to Anima Sculpture Garden, Marjorelle Gardens, Setti Fatma (waterfalls) Gueliz, Ourika Saffron Farm s well as an onsite Moroccan Cookery Lesson.

The onsite Hamman offers treaments that can be purchased / pre-booked or booked on arrival.

This retreat is suitable for everyone, whether you are new to these practises or experienced, and it gives you the opportunity to learn new skills and / or deepen your practise and knowledge, whilst meeting friendly like minded people.

This retreat is brought to you by Success Retreats and it is ATOL and ABTOT protected. All of the practices / sessions will be taught by me, Simon Hoten.

What's Included​

  • Return flights with British Airways including 23kg luggage allowance per person.

  • Return airport transfers in Marrakesh

  • Four nights accommodation in Fawakay Villas.

  • Half board - daily breakfast and 3 course evening meal.

  • Morning and afternoon yoga sessions including mindful morning breath-centred slow flowing hatha yoga practices and afternoon / evening slower and gentler nourishing sessions including pranayama, restorative yoga, iRest yoga nidra and deep relaxation.

  • Medina excursion.

  • Free time and space to reset and refocus 

Pricing including British Airways flights package 

 Twin room for 2 people

 £1075 per person

​ Single room



Also available excluding flight package

 Twin room for 2 people

 £645 per person

​ Single room


Book here

via Success Retreats 



This chic but rustic hideaway retreat offers an oasis of calm yet it is only a 15 minute drive away from the hustle and bustle of Marrakech. Combining the convenience of a luxury boutique hotel with the privacy of your own villa, facilities include a 15 metre pool, bar area, spa, hammam, extensive gardens and rooftop terrace with views over the spectacular peaks of the Atlas Mountains. Set in rose gardens, the five large sand-coloured villas and three eco villa suites reflect modern and authentic Moroccan design, colour and furniture for a totally relaxing retreat.

Fawakay Villas in November 2023 has a rating of 5 on Trip advisor and 9.3 on


Located in Sfiani, Fawakay Villas is just 12 km away from Bahia Palace, 13km away from Majorelle Gardens and Boucharouite Museum, and 18 km or a 20 minute drive from Marrakech-Menara Airport.

The food

All meals are carefully prepared using the freshest local ingredients by the resident chef. Breakfast choices change on a daily basis with freshly-squeezed fruit juice, bread with home-made jams and Moroccan pastries always on offer.  

Getting there 

You can book this retreat including flights and transfers (Return flights are with BA from Gatwick)  or without if you want more flexibility.

How to Book 

Book here

Via Success Retreats 


Marrakesh an enchanting city, where history and vibrant culture collide in a mesmerizing dance. It is commonly referred to as the "Red City" due to the distinctive reddish hue of many of its buildings and city walls. The buildings are constructed using red sandstone, which gives the city its unique and warm color palette. The nickname "Red City" reflects both the architectural charm of Marrakesh and its rich cultural heritage, making it a fitting moniker for this vibrant and historic Moroccan destination. If you decide to take a trip into this magical city you can immerse yourself in the heart of the medina, where the historic Bahia Palace and the awe-inspiring Koutoubia Mosque stand as testaments to the city's rich past. You can explore the bustling souks, filled with exotic spices and traditional crafts, and discover the intricate beauty of the Majorelle Gardens, once owned by Yves Saint Laurent. 


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