Chalabre, South of France

Crochet - creativity and mindfulness

Dates TBC

A 3 day retreat to get away from it all. Enjoy an award winning retreat in the South of France to nourish your soul, calm your mind and invigorate your body.

Hosted by Yobaba Lounge in Chalabre, a medieval village in the foothills of the mediterranean Pyrenees in the very south of France - a region of stunning beauty and fascinating history. Guests leave feeling restored, rejuvenated and inspired to bring new energy to their life's journey.

Hip, chilled and a little bohemian, our Village Chateau is known for its unique style and gorgeous accommodation and greets you with a welcoming stillness. Delicious gourmet food, locally sourced, is served.

Come stay at our quirky village chateau in one of the most beautiful regions of France, in Languedoc-Roussillion, the foothills of the mediterranean Pyrenees.

Jessika Hulbert will inspire, instruct and provide guidance for crochet and knitting projects. We will eat delicious local food, excluding dairy and wheat, enjoy a little regional wine, and explore the region, its beauty and fascinating history, with optional excursions to nearby places of interest.

Our aim is to still the mind, feed body and soul and allow creativity to unfold.

The retreat is limited to 10 guest and you will be staying in beautifully decorated rooms.

Included in the price are

  • all materials,
  • accommodation for 4 nights,
  • one or two excursions,
  • breakfast, lunch and dinner, and
  • airport transfer to and from Carcassonne.

We can arrange collection from other airports, please enquire. We can also arrange massages and other treatments, or provide yoga for those interested.

Please advise us if you have any allergies or special requirements.

Structure of the retreat

Arrival day:

Arrive after lunch, snacks, coffee and drinks will be available
18:00 Introductory talk followed by dinner

Full days:

8:30-10:00 breakfast

11:00-12:30 making things

13:00-14:00 lunch

14:30-17:00 optional excursion on one or two days

19:00 dinner

Day of departure:

8:30-10:00 breakfast

Prices include full board & lodgings, course content & material and courtesy pick-up from Carcassonne airport (flights not included). 

These courses are suitable for every level of ability, including absolute beginners.