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Pilates Retreat: Self Acceptance Through Movement

Retreat details

Surya Retreat, Fuerteventura
Anula Maiberg
From 835 euros
A Pilates retreat to empower and inspire you. Anula's caring approach and unique teaching style will encourage, uplift and empower you.

In this retreat, each class will address the themes of self-acceptance and movement as preventative medicine. As we practice traditional Pilates we will also at times address the negative narrative that sometimes bubbles up during a workout. "I am not strong enough, flexible enough, thin enough" etc and delve into shifting the focus of our language to more positive self-talk. Classes will be challenging with a focus on what is possible vs what sometimes feels impossible. We will try to push the limits of what we think our abilities are and see if any surprises appear along the way. Plan to show up ready to delve deep into the Method of Pilates while making mindful choices on how to remain present, connected and less judgmental.

If you are a beginner this is an unmissable opportunity to really light your Pilates fire! For those who are already passionate about it, this week will be your chance to take your practice to the next level with a Master teacher who will challenge and inspire you.

About the instructor

Anula Maiberg Pilates RetreatAnula Maiberg is a citizen of the world, and take the method with her to empower and educate everywhere she goes. Originally from Israel, she moved to NYC in 2001 in order to pursue a career in photography.

While working on her degree she fell in love with Pilates through the classes and private sessions she took at Sixth Street Pilates.

Her Pilates journey eventually drew her away from her desk job, to attend the Kane School for Core Integration to become fully certified on Pilates apparatus. After a few years of teaching, she is now the co-owner (with Jeremy Laverdure) of Sixth Street Pilates where it all began.

Anula is also a graduate of the Kathy Grant Heritage Training led by Cara Reeser of Pilates Aligned in Denver.

Class schedule

Pilates Retreat classes with Anula Maiberg
Morning Afternoon
Saturday Arrivals Introduction and restorative Pilates session
Sunday  Welcome Introduction class
Getting obsessed:
A mat class with a focus on investigating if small details make a big difference.
Monday Morning Flow Pilates
Vertical Limit:
A mat class with a focus on seated, kneeling and standing.
Tuesday Gentle Morning Pilates
Closing the Chain:
A class using the magic circle or band to create a closed chain whenever possible.
Wednesday Pilates Morning workshop Rest afternoon
Thursday Pilates Bliss
RTL reimagined:
A class investigating what could come next after mastering the original work.
Friday Pilates Flow Farewell Pilates Workshop
Saturday Breakfast followed by goodbyes Departures


This special retreat week takes place at Surya Retreat in Fuerteventura. The retreat is beautifully situated nestled amongst the volcanoes with views to the sea. Offering different levels of accommodation to suit all budgets, we are sure to have the perfect place for you to lay your head.


Daily brunch is served after the morning session.

Five delicious and healthy evening meals are included within the cost of the course, designed by our nutrition advisor, Jo with much of the food grown in the villa garden.

Massage, beauty & complementary therapies

Included in this special week is a one hour full body massage - the perfect way to wind down and relax into your holiday. You can book additional treatments, including massages, beauty treatments and complementary therapies, to make sure you go home beautifully rested and pampered. For more information on the spa treatments available click here. For more information on complementary therapies click here.


What's included:

  • Seven nights accommodation
  • All classes as listed above
  • Daily breakfasts, light delicious lunches, and five delicious vegetarian evening meals
  • One hour full-body massage
  • All equipment
  • free wifi

The cost of the course starts at 835 euros for a shared room. There is a 100 euro supplement to our normal prices for the Pilates course.

Available at an extra cost during this retreat week is private or duet studio Pilates sessions with Anula on our Reformer/ Tower units. These sessions are available to be pre-booked at a discounted rate. There are limited private sessions available, so book early to avoid disappointment!

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