QUINTESSENCE is a comprehensive concept that invites you to escape, challenge and pamper yourself. In luxurious surroundings, immersed in nature, experience an extraordinary and revitalizing sports retreat and enjoy: fitness classes, hiking, wellness treatments, healthy & gourmet cuisine, individual coaching, discovery courses.
QUINTESSENCE offers in high-end locations:
signature week RETREATS (6 days activities – 7 nights)
limited to 10 guests.
as well as:
BESPOKE PRIVATE RETREATS (for friends, families and corporate groups)
For its SPRING/SUMMER 2020 edition, QUINTESSENCE extends its offering and proposes a new destination to discover from the sea and through the hiking paths : CORSICA.
Nestled between the sea and the mountains, in CALVI, the Domain Villas Mandarine extends over 5 hectares and unveils a breathtaking view over the Balagne region. We welcome you in a luxurious villa located in the heart of the Domain that exudes an enchanting and refined atmosphere.
A heaven of tranquility, the 230m² villa is built on two levels and offers 6 en suite bedrooms.
The stunning outdoors include a heated swimming pool as well as a large terrace ; the subtle perfume of the blooming maquis invites you to let go and reboot. A Spa equipped with sauna, hammam, jacuzzi and senses shower, as well as a gym and massage room complete this outstanding space.
Maintaining a healthy lifestyle is key to your long-term well-being. A nutritionally balanced diet and regular physical activity keep your body and mind powerful and energised.
QUINTESSENCE signature cuisine is 80% PLANT-BASED and FREE OF GLUTEN, LACTOSE, REFINED SUGAR and ALCOHOL.
The menus are homemade and crafted from high quality seasonal, fresh and healthy ingredients.
The QUINTESSENCE menus are designed to realign body and mind, delight your senses and encourage you to become more aware of your well-being.
Limited to 10 guests, a QUINTESSENCE retreat combines light, intense and restorative fitness sessions, sports, as well as time to relax. Our workouts alternate endurance, cardio and strength exercises, to maintain and improve your fitness level. QUINTESSENCE's team of expert trainers, fluent in French and English, give each guest the individual attention they need to fully enjoy the experience.
Classes are designed to be accessible to everyone, regardless of fitness level. Our aim is to ensure you progress at your own pace while having fun.
Weather permitting, most activities take place outdoor, encouraging guests to connect with the natural beauty all around them, and enjoy fresh mountain air.
During breaks and free afternoons, guests can enjoy the indoor Spa equipped with sauna, hammam, jacuzzi and senses shower. They may also choose a massage from our Spa menu or simply relax in the garden by the pool, taking a sun bath!
The QUINTESSENCE signature programme DARE TO BE GOOD TO YOURSELF invites you to challenge, boost and revitalize yourself. This tailored week workout programme alternates endurance, cardio and strength exercices, hikes as well as yoga, pilates, stretching and relaxation sessions ; all combined with specific culinary creations.
The full SIGNATURE PROGRAMME includes :
7-night accommodation in a luxury location
6-day programme including light, intense and restorative fitness sessions, sports and free time to relax
3 signature meals per day including beverages, smoothies and natural natural energy snacks throughout the day
A 30-minute personal health coaching session
A 30-minute massage
1 discovery course
1 fitness assessment on day 1 and again before departure
QUINTESSENCE Retreats in Calvi, Corsica will take place between MAY 17th and 24th, 2020.
Price for the 6-DAY/7-NIGHT “DARE TO BE GOOD TO YOURSELF” programme starting at 1'910€ p.pers. - ALL INCLUDED
15 minutes drive from Calvi Sainte Catherine Airport.
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