Which retreat will you choose?

  • We offer several Residential Retreats per year - usually in Autumn and Spring. These are held over 3-4 nights in the multi-award-winning Cottages at Blackadon Farm, on the edge of Dartmoor National Park in South Devon, UK

    Currently booking is the November MOVING FORWARD WITH LOSS & GRIEF 4 night retreat, with a gentle theme designed for women who are experiencing any kind of loss.  

  • Booking will soon open for our January 2025 NOURISH AND FLOURISH retreat with Hormonal Health Expert Margaret Bell. Women of all ages can expect to deepen their awareness of the importance of nutrition and relaxation for physical and mental health.
    More details will be available here soon.

Of course, you don’t have to choose just one…..

November Retreat - Moving Forward with Loss & Grief (now booking)

Let Us Support You in Devon’s Beautiful Dartmoor

A four night retreat from Thursday 21st November to Monday 25th November

Join us for gentle healing & comfort

Are you a woman navigating the difficult journey of loss and grief? Our November retreat, ‘Moving Forward with Loss and Grief’, offers a unique opportunity to heal and find new strength. Set in the breathtaking and wild landscapes of Dartmoor, Devon, our retreat combines natural beauty with the power of hypnotherapy, providing a nurturing and supportive environment where you can begin your healing journey.

What to Expect

Relaxation and Empowerment: Learn self-hypnosis techniques for deep relaxation, stress reduction, and improved sleep quality.

Personalised Care: Our retreat is designed to support you with carefully designed tailored activities to resource you through your journey with grief.

Luxurious Setting: Stay in the multi-award-winning Cottages at Blackadon Farm, offering both comfort and luxury.

Nature Walks: Explore the stunning and powerful surroundings of Dartmoor and the South Hams, connecting with nature as part of your healing process.

Creative Workshops: Engage in gentle, therapeutic activities inspired by nature, fostering creativity and relaxation.

Nutritious Meals: Enjoy delicious, locally-sourced seasonal dishes prepared with love by Sandy from Dartmoor Larder.

Form Lasting Connections: Build supportive relationships in a safe and nurturing community, creating a network of strength and empathy.

Payment plans are available for all retreats.

Sally Potter Founder and Expert Hypnotherapist

Sally Potter

Founder of Devon Wellness Retreats. An experienced retreat leader and expert hypnotherapist, Sally will guide you through this journey with empathy, warmth, and understanding.

Nickie Aven Grief Practitioner

Nickie Aven

A grief practitioner with over 20 years of experience, Nickie offers deep insights and support tailored to your needs.

Emma Skilton Empowerment Coach

Emma Skilton

A women’s empowerment coach and movement leader, Emma will help you reconnect with your inner strength.

November Retreat Special Offer - book now and pay in full to receive some very special extras

When you book and pay in full before the end of September 2024, you’ll receive the following:

  • Upgrade to deluxe room - value £75 (2 available) OR One to one with Sally OR Nickie at the retreat - value £70 (limited availability)

  • Archetypes quiz and one to one results session with Emma Skilton - value £122

  • A beautiful candle a tea towel set from Dartmoor Larder. Illustrated by local artist Kathryn Harries. Value £26


(Per Person includes all accommodation, food, drinks, snacks, group activities & workshops)
Private room ensuite £895 pp

Deluxe Private room £970 pp

Twin room ensuite £1450 (£725 pp - must book together)

Triple room ensuite £1950 (£650 pp - must book together)

There is one fully accessible room available for private, double or twin occupancy. Please contact me to book this room.

Prices are inclusive of 4 nights accommodation, all food, drink and group activities and workshops. There’s a lovely goody bag too!

One to one sessions with Sally and reflexology with Lisa are available as an add-on at the time of booking, with an extra charge.

If you prefer you can pay a deposit now to secure your room and then arrange a payment plan for the remainder. Credit card and PayPal payment accepted. Example - Private room £895. Deposit £250, then 5 payments of £129

November Retreat places are now available

A Retreat for Someone you Love?

With a Healthy Minds Gift Certificate you or a loved one can choose any upcoming retreat.

What better gift could there be than the gift of time and space for yourself or someone you love?

Available in denominations of £100, you can buy all or part of a retreat. Certificates are valid for one year against any available retreat.

Choose a printable or digital certificate.

“My whole want for the weekend was to slow down and change that belief of ‘always in a rush’

I wanted to share Sally as I feel so many would feel similar about slowing down and taking time, and this is the power of it"

Jo Sayers - Coach for Mums - March ‘23 retreat

"Ladies I have just got home and cannot put into words really how amazing this weekend has been."

Another happy customer

"It’s been a wonderful experience Sally, thank you so much for everything and Sandy thank you for all the incredible food"

Claire Wormley - Claire with the Camera - March ‘23 Retreat


Full Residential Retreats - 4 nights Early Bird Prices are available up to 8 weeks ahead of any retreat

Full prices start at £650 per person sharing a triple room with shared bathroom

For a single occupancy room with ensuite, the price is from £895

These are the full prices, and include all accommodation, food, drinks, snacks, group activities and workshops.

For more information, please contact Sally by email

Time to yourself

Our residential retreat itinerary has enough to do, and enough free time to relax. Sally allows the group to lead the way, so there’s flexibility without any pressure.

Activities include mindset workshops, self hypnosis course, watercolour workshop, journaling, walking, a sound journey, relaxation sessions and pamper nights. Discover more and see a sample itinerary below  

Contact Us

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