The location is what really strikes you when you arrive at Akasha Wellness Retreat, unspoiled views displayed from on high makes for the perfect setting for this lodge style location.
While it is every inch a modern hotel and holiday destination, there is a rustic charm to Akasha Wellness Retreat with its mountain lodge style rooms and simple philosophies inspired by nature. Rooms have a quaint homeliness about them with floral bed linens and individual design in each one, compared to the more contemporary style of the public areas. It is a home from home, just with an extra touch of wellbeing and a twist of stylistic flair.
Where most spas are an appendage to their hotels, providing facilities that are an optional extra within the holiday experience, at Akasha Wellness Retreat it is an integral part of the experience. It is, after all, a wellness retreat through and through. The attitude is a gentle one however, embracing the natural wellbeing on offer in this spectacular natural environment. Enjoy yoga or hiking to clear the mind and restore the body. Then follow it up ancient therapeutic practices such as balneotherapy and therapies using only organic natural products such as coconut oil, organic herbs and specialised clays.
The restaurant adheres to a clean eating practice, once again committing the retreat to a wholesome sense of wellbeing in all areas. Gluten free, dairy free and sugar free is the basis of the menu, designed to heal, balance hormones and fortify your overall health and wellbeing using organic unprocessed seasonal produce.
As we’ve already mentioned, the mountain location of the Akasha Wellness Retreat in Romania is one of the key things that makes it stand out, and is also instrumental in providing the activities while you’re here. Walking and hiking or doing yoga outside are all great joys in this beautiful part of the world, providing time and space to really clear the mind. There are even a couple of resident dogs who will always be happy to join you for a stroll, and to get here you fly to Sibiu International Airport, then get the train to Brasov city, from where the retreat can arrange transfers.
Unimposing and always welcoming, the resort is what a wellbeing escape should be – it’s all about you. Take part in the things you like, use it is a chance to restore, and choose between visiting on your own, with friends or even with the children.