New Year Yoga retreat at Pine Cliffs, Portugal 29 December - 3rd January 2024

Pine Cliffs is the perfect destination for a New year yoga retreat. It is a beautiful, 5 star, beach resort in Southern Portugal and is only about half an hour from Faro airport. It has a spacious studio for yoga, an award-winning spa, multiple outdoor pools, an indoor pool and a tennis academy. There are several lovely restaurants to choose from. Accommodation is all in luxurious ensuite bedrooms within the main Pine Cliffs hotel.

Yoga at Pine Cliffs 29th December 2023 - 3rd January 2024

Yoga on the Pine Cliffs New Year retreat will be taught by Liz Lark, one of the UK’s best loved teachers. Liz teaches a creative vinyasa style of yoga and caters to all abilities. She is accompanied on this retreat by Pete Roberts her husband, who is a mindfulness expert, Pilates instructor and physiotherapist to elite athletes. Pete will also be holding some sessions in the schedule.

A typical day’s schedule will be:

8-9.30 Yoga

9.30 Breakfast buffet

1.00 Lunch

Free time for spa treatments, tennis, golf, beach, relaxation

5-6.30pm Yoga

7.30pm Group dinner

The retreat will start on the afternoon of Friday 29th December and finish on the morning of Wednesday 3rd January. You are welcome to arrive earlier and/or stay later as additional nights can easily be booked.


Accommodation will be in the main Pine Cliffs 5 star hotel. There is a choice of room types from Deluxe Room Resort View through to Sea view Rooms and Junior Suites.


The programme includes full board, which comprises a substantial buffet breakfast at the hotel after yoga. You will gather for lunch and dinner at Zest, plus you will get to enjoy one evening at O Pescador and New Year’s Eve at Jardim Colonial. Healthy options are available but you will have a full choice of food from buffets through to a la carte dining.

Other Activities

Pine Cliffs offers so many different options for activities and relaxation. There is an award-winning Serenity Spa for blissful treatments, an Annabel Croft Tennis academy, a golf course, indoor and outdoor pools, fitness centres and additional fitness and Pilates classes open to hotel guests. Or you can walk for miles along the beautiful sandy beach and explore the nearby town of Vilamoura.

Dates and prices

If you would like to go ahead with this New year holiday we would ask a 25% deposit to hold your space with the balance due 8 weeks before travel.