Recharge & Reconnect: A Relaxation Weekend in East Lothian

Escape the everyday and immerse yourself in a serene farm retreat designed for deep relaxation and connection with nature.

10-12th May 2024

Throughout the weekend savour delicious, locally sourced meals prepared with seasonal ingredients and a focus on sustainability. Breakfast, lunch, and dinner are included, allowing you to fully unwind.

Indulge in restorative activities, reconnect with nature, and nourish your body and soul.

This women’s getaway is the perfect opportunity to escape the hustle and bustle and find peace within yourself and the beautiful East Lothian countryside.

This exclusive ladies weekend at Carfrae Farm in East Lothian promises a rejuvenating escape, fostering mindfulness and wellbeing.

Your Weekend Itinerary:


3pm: Begin your relaxation journey from 3pm when the cottages will be ready for you to settle in.

3.30pm Welcome snacks in The Snug.

5.15pm: Caroline Foster will lead a gentle yoga session for one hour to unwind and set the tone for the weekend

6.15pm: Freetime to take a stroll, soak in the hot tub or turn up the heat in the sauna before dinner

7.15pm: Enjoy great company and a delicious dinner prepared using local, seasonal products in The Snug.


8am: Enjoy a breakfast buffet with delicious local, seasonal products to set you up for the morning activity.

10am to 12 noon: Embark on a mindful walk through the idyllic countryside, culminating in a refreshing loch swim with Anna of WanderWomen (activities will be small groups of 6 people to indulge fully in the restorative power of relaxing and unwinding, the groups will alternate between the activities in the morning and afternoon).

12.45pm to 1.45pm: Lunch

2pm to 4pm: Learn the art of flower foraging, transforming nature’s bounty into beauty with a facial skincare application workshop with Sally of Seilich Botanicals

4.30pm: Tea & cake in The Snug (or outdoors in The Circle weather permitting)

5.15pm: Freetime to take a stroll, soak in the hot tub or turn up the heat in the sauna before dinner

7pm: Dinner


8am to 11.30am: Relaxing Breakfast and freetime to explore, stroll and/or soak.

11.30am: Check out of Cottages


Traprain Cottage has one single occupancy bedroom and one bedroom with 2 single beds or one double bed

Stravaig Cottage has two bedrooms both with single or double beds

Lammer Cottage has one single occupancy bedroom and two bedrooms with either 2 single beds or a double bed

Cottage and bedroom preference will be requested at time of booking and allocated on a first come basis

Meals & General Information

Please advise at time of booking if any dietary requirements.

There will be a maximum of 12 participants.

Please advise at time of booking if yoga mat required (we have a few available on first come basis)

Bring your own Swim Costume


Carfrae Farm, Gifford, East Lothian EH41 4LP

Limited spaces available. Book your rejuvenating escape today!

For more information or to book direct your space at £350 pp, call 07709 752 871 or email [email protected]

Links to Activity Providers:

Carfrae Farm Holiday Cottages

Caroline Foster of The Yoga Den

Anna of WanderWomen Scotland

Sally of Seilich Botanicals

Lunch & Dinner prepared by Verity of Take A Slice

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