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Beginners Yoga Retreat

Founded in 1999 Award Winning Burren Yoga Retreat

 Beginners Yoga Retreats

Yoga retreat

Yoga teacher Dave Brocklebank founded the Burren Yoga Retreat with the vision to be suitable for complete beginners to yoga as well as for experienced practitioners.

Dave makes sure that beginners feel very welcome, and that the hand-picked yoga teachers introduce the practices in a very clear way.

It is very important when you are beginning yoga, to have a very good teacher who will set you on the right path.

Located in the legendary landscape of The Burren on the West coast of Ireland.

Tripadvisor award of Excellence for the past 10 years in a row.

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Beginners Yoga Retreat.

We run week long beginners yoga retreats and also weekend beginners yoga retreats.


Quality Beginners Yoga Retreats where you will 

  • Enjoy yoga clearly explained for beginners
  • Receive feedback so that you know you are practicing correctly
  • Practice with other beginners
  • Amazing vegetarian food by our talented chef
  • Luxurious facilities at our new ‘State of the Art’ retreat
  • Be brought to sample the best local cuisine


  • Have fun and discover new things
  • Enjoy social interaction with like minded people
  • Daily outings into the Burren hills and by the sea
  • Learn new practices from our gifted teachers
  • Freedom and Peace of mind in our Digital Free Environment
  • A true escape from everyday life

With over 20 years experience running our beginners yoga retreats, we have tuned these special ingredients to make this an unforgettable and possibly the best holiday of your life.

Guests come here for many different reasons, and sometimes to get away from a stressful life situation.

You can be sure of a very easy going friendly accepting environment, and you may choose whether to chat and socialise with the others on the retreat, or whether to take time on your own to either chill out at the centre, or to explore the area.

A place where you can come at any time of the year to relax and rejuvenate and just Be yourself.

There is a lovely friendly fun atmosphere on our guided outings, and this can be a great way to spend time in Nature which is like ‘food for the soul’.

Many people make very good connections with others on the retreat, and it is a lovely way to make new friends.

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We run week long beginners retreats at Christmas, New Year and Easter, and also every week from May until end of September.

Each year we run a New Year’s yoga retreat from 3rd January to 9th January, and details can be seen at New Year Retreat

Prior to this we have a post Christmas retreat which runs from 27th December to 2nd January and details can be seen at Post Christmas Retreat

Every Easter we have a retreat starting on Good Friday and runs until the following Thursday at noon.  Details can be seen at Easter Yoga retreat

Weekend yoga retreat Ashtanga inspired Vinyasa Ireland

 Beginners Yoga Retreat for all ages all year round

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 Luxurious Simplicity

Our recipe is Simplicity delivered with authenticity, passion, and love.

Enjoy the Luxury of the new ‘State of the Art’ retreat centre.

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 Beginners Yoga Retreat Ireland

Yoga weekends 2022

Experience our quality Beginners yoga retreat whoch are a complete package of

  • the best quality yoga and mindfulness meditation instruction
  • guided outings to visit local attractions such as the Mullaghmore, Aillwee caves, Cliffs of Moher and many more
  • sample local cuisine for lunch at restaurants and cafes during our guided outings


  • guided walks and drives with spectacular scenery along the Wild Atlantic Way
  • outdoor activities including hill walking, surfing, kayaking, strolls by the sea and simply relaxing in Nature
  • amazing vegetarian food by our talented chef


  • en-suite bedrooms
  • dedicated massage therapy rooms
  • all within a friendly relaxed warm and welcoming environment


in one of the most beautiful and spectacular landscapes on the west coast of Ireland…The Burren

 Beginners Yoga Retreats Suitable for all levels of fitness

We provide residential yoga retreats all year round suitable for

Come on your own, or with a friend

A great way to meet like-minded people and make new social connections

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 Who we are & our exceptional teachers

The centre was founded in 1999 by yoga and meditation teacher Dave Brocklebank.

Unplug. Let go of the external world. Experience the Silence