Women's Retreat:
Being, Becoming, Belonging

4 - 8 July 2024


Dive Deep into Your Feminine Essence. Women embody a journey of being, becoming, and belonging - a tapestry woven with threads of resilience, empowerment, and interconnectedness.

Join our transformative 4 1/2 day retreat

Women embody a journey of being, becoming, and belonging—a tapestry woven with threads of resilience, empowerment, and interconnectedness. From the moment of birth, a woman steps onto the stage of existence, embracing the fullness of her being with grace and courage.

In her being, a woman carries within her the seeds of potential—a boundless reservoir of creativity, wisdom, and strength. She is a vessel of life, nurturing and sustaining the flame of existence within her soul. With each breath, she radiates a luminous energy that illuminates the world around her, leaving an indelible mark on the fabric of humanity.

But being is just the beginning of her journey. As she navigates the winding paths of life, a woman embarks on a journey of becoming—a continuous evolution of self-discovery, growth, and transformation. She embraces the challenges and triumphs that shape her identity, forging her own path with resilience and determination.

In the crucible of becoming, a woman discovers the depths of her inner strength and resilience, rising from the ashes of adversity like a phoenix reborn. She embraces her imperfections, her scars, her vulnerabilities, knowing that they are not weaknesses but testaments to her courage and resilience.

And in her becoming, she finds her belonging—a deep sense of connection and kinship with all beings. She recognizes that her journey is intertwined with the journeys of others, that her story is but a thread in the rich tapestry of human experience. She celebrates the diversity of voices, the mosaic of identities, knowing that true belonging is found in embracing the full spectrum of human existence.

As women, we are beings of light and shadow, of strength and vulnerability. We are warriors and healers, creators and caretakers, each one a unique expression of the divine feminine. And in our being, our becoming, and our belonging, we find the essence of our humanity—the radiant heartbeat of love that unites us all.

Are you ready to embark on an introductory journey of self-discovery, empowerment, and feminine awakening? Step into the sacred space of our exclusive retreat designed for women who are ready to reclaim their true essence and embrace the full power of their femininity.

What to Expect:

Experience four days of intensive, immersive exploration throughout your life journey so far. You will experience constellation exercises, active meditations, inquiry and essence work. You will experience a daily breath session beginning at your birth through to meeting yourself where you are today. You will be guided and facilitated by Abigail who is an experienced Integrative Transpersonal psychotherapist trained in many styles of breathwork. She will use conscious connected breathing influenced by Osho’s pulsation breath work in this retreat. Abigail along side other experienced facilitators will be dedicated in supporting your journey towards self-realization and wholeness.

Broughton sanctuary offers many well being activities such as a well being spa, hot tub, sauna and stream room as well as wild swimming, outdoor hot saunas, sound baths and more.

Dive Into Being: Explore the depths of your being through transformative guided meditations, breath work sessions, dance and reflective exercises. Discover the beauty of your true essence by moving through falsely held notions, concepts, perceptions and beliefs. Learn to cultivate a deep sense of self-love and acceptance.

Embrace Becoming: Unleash your potential for growth and transformation as you delve into the process of becoming in a shared environment with other similar hearted women. Release limiting beliefs, embrace your strengths, and step boldly into the woman you are meant to be.

Rediscover Belonging: Connect with a community of like-minded women on a similar path of self-discovery and empowerment. Share stories, insights, and support in a confidential community as you journey together towards reclaiming your true feminine essence.

Special Features:

- Sound baths, beautiful nature walks, spa facilities, light machines, breath sessions and movement sessions to reconnect with your body and tap into your inner strength.

- Nourishing meals designed to support your physical, emotional, and spiritual well-being.

- Evening rituals and ceremonies to honor the sacredness of your journey and celebrate your growth.

Join Us:

Date: 4th July arrival 4pm - 8th July 4pm

Location: Broughton Sanctuary

Investment: Group plus accommodation, food and use of facilities: there are 4 accommodation options 1) Single Category A £1514 2) Singe Category B £1454 3) Twin Category A £1400 4) Twin Category B £1340

There is an option to pay in instalments and the best accommodation available will therefore be assigned to you. Please note accommodation is offered on a first come first serve basis and so at all times the assigned accommodation will be the best available in the category chosen.

Limited Spots Available: Reserve Your Space Today!

Don't miss this opportunity to immerse yourself in a transformative journey of self-discovery, empowerment, and sisterhood. Reclaim your true feminine essence and step into the fullness of who you are meant to be.

For more information and to reserve your spot, click below.

Embrace your feminine power and join us on this unforgettable journey of being, becoming, and belonging!

"In the crucible of becoming, a woman discovers the depths of her inner strength and resilience, rising from the ashes of adversity like a phoenix reborn. She embraces her imperfections, her scars, her vulnerabilities, knowing that they are not weaknesses but testaments to her courage and resilience."


About Broughton Sanctuary

Being, Becoming, Belonging will be held at the 3000-acre Broughton Sanctuary, situated in the very centre of the UK, in the foothills of The Yorkshire Dales and one of the most picturesque parts of the country. Established in 1097, Broughton Hall has been home to the Tempest family for over 900 years and enjoys a rich history stretching back over the millennium. Surrounding the historic Broughton Hall are formal gardens studded with statues, ponds, parterres and fountains offering a glimpse of 18th century fashion all set against contemporary architecture making the location a truly unique experience. The Broughton Sanctuary is home to one of Britain’s most exciting nature recovery projects, with an extensive tree-planting and rewilding programme. Broughton is a place dedicated to the journey of coming home and rewilding the spirit.


About Avalon Wellbeing

Being, Becoming, Belonging will take place in Avalon, a state-of-the-art wellbeing centre and beating heart of the Broughton Sanctuary. This stunning building is based on biophillic (organic) design with sacred geometry and the Fibonacci incorporated throughout. During your stay, you will have the opportunity to experience the unique Pool Suite: a low-chemical swimming pool looking out onto the adjacent woodland, a sauna, a steam room and hydrotherapy pool. There are many places beyond the building itself in the Sanctuary grounds to return to source, from meditation labyrinths, wild swimming reservoirs, a cosmic garden and much more.


Broughton Sanctuary is located right in the heart of the UK and at the gateway to the stunning Yorkshire Dales. Guests experience a feeling of blissful seclusion however we are very well connected in terms of transport.

By Air

Leeds Bradford Airport: 40 minutes (24 miles): 40 minutes
Manchester Airport: 1 hour (55 miles)
Liverpool: 1 hour 15 minutes (69 miles)

By Train

The nearest train station is Skipton, (a 5-minute drive).
Trains from London Kings Cross are approximately 3 hours (direct and with a single quick change at Leeds).

By Car

Driving from London takes between 4-5 hours (traffic dependent).


Broughton Sanctuary, Skipton, Yorkshire, UK, BD23 3AE