Welcome to Haven on the Hill, a unique rural venue set in Lalandusse in the district of Lot et Garonne, approx 20 km from Bergerac airport. Our retreats are all about wellbeing, creativity and mindfulness, attended by small groups seeking tranquility and relaxation. Our classes are open to all abilities and are led by qualified teachers in Hatha Yoga, Pilates, Qi Gong, Arts and crafts.

We are Neville and Wendy Vokes and we are here to make your retreat experience a relaxed and energising journey into wellness so you can return home relaxed, rejuvenated and full of creative energy. We host yoga teachers and wellness practitioners looking for a highly personal, yet off the beaten track experience for their students. We work together with our teachers to organise the itinerary and menu leaving the teacher free facilitate their workshops during their retreat.

The peacefulness of our surroundings will ease away the anxiety and stress of everyday living and you will leave feeling revitalized and renewed. The atmosphere in the house is welcoming and warm.  Guests are welcome to relax in the garden with a book, lounge by the pool, take a walk in the woods, enjoy fruits from our trees and visit nearby towns, vineyards and local areas of interestFor extra pamper, why not book into Wendy’s therapy room for a massage – where you will find ear candling or aromatherapy body massage treatments on offer.

We serve nourishing wholesome, home cooked food to our guests, sourced locally and from our vegetable garden. Guests can pick figs, walnuts and plums from our trees and enjoy!

  • We are on the edge of the small village of Lalandusse, Lot et Garonne and within walking distance of the local Restaurant/Bar where you can find a great lunchtime menu and a selection of homemade pizzas.
  • July and August we are surrounded by sunflowers, vines and crops.
  • Bergerac airport is 25 minutes drive away.
  • Haven on the Hill is set in 2 hectares of land accessible to guests.
  • Swimming pool 10m x 5m
  • Accommodation is a single storey house and a gite
  • Yoga studio 170sqm, with an 18m mezzanine
  • Art Studio created from the apex of the front of the barn
  • Therapy Room for massage and other treatments
  • Lot’s of places to visit locally.

Haven on the Hill is the ideal place to slow down and disconnect from the constant demands of modern life. If you would like to attend any one of our retreats or if you are a qualified teacher looking for a venue for your retreat please email us! We would love to hear from you.screen-shot-2016-12-06-at-15-40-51-copy