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WHY Retreat

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I attended a 6 day hiking and yoga retreat at WHY retreat after finding it through an internet search for a yoga retreat. Hiking and yoga are two of my favourite things and this retreat combined both beautifully and exceeded my expectations. Jo is a...More

Thank Meg O
Response from whyretreat, Owner at WHY RetreatResponded 2 weeks ago

How wonderful to hear that you are still glowing after your retreat with me, Meg. I really loved hosting you here and will look forward to your return. Best wishes. Jo

Reviewed 14 January 2018

My wife and I spent three days at WHY Retreat receiving much needed care, space, time away to relax and recharge. We were hosted by Jo who prepared tasty and nutritious meals and provided fitness and health consultation, yoga sessions, plus a few sing alongs...More

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Response from whyretreat, Owner at WHY RetreatResponded 18 January 2018

I really enjoyed your visit with me! It was great to dust off my guitar again. I hope to see you back soon. Jo

Reviewed 3 December 2017

My partner and I did a 6 day hiking and yoga retreat with Jo. I was a little rusty with my yoga as I haven't been to a class in many years but Jo was very encouraging and understanding. The location is fabulously beautiful, the...More

Thank Zoologica
Reviewed 29 November 2017

We found WHY retreat by googling and the photos of our accommodation on the internet looked great. In reality, it's even better. Our room, the Manaia suite, had its own balcony and afforded us beautiful views over McCleod's Bay and a front row view of...More

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Reviewed 28 November 2017

It was my first time doing a yoga retreat. My objective was to fully relax and take time for myself and I can definitely say I haven't been disappointed. The room had a lovely view overlooking McLeod' Bay and the whole place was clean and...More

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lloydweldschidt1
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Response from whyretreat | Property representative |
Hi Lloyd. Yes we have the manaia suite available for you!
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"Very handy to hire a car during your stay here."
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"Bayview room offers glorious views from your pillow!"
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"Bigger room with a great view."
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"great views, location, quiet,"
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