38 Degrees North located in Ibiza is a resort for all those active couples who are looking for a place where you can stay, feel relaxed and de-stressed through exercise whilst being on holiday in glorious sunshine. Started in 2011 by James Davis in the northern Ibiza town of Santa Eulalia, the resort overlooks stunning scenery, taking in the ocean and the picturesque surrounding mountains.
Your stay will comprise of a selection, according to your preference, of courses and exercise regimes or dietary recommendations that together aim to burn fat, strengthen, tone, improve flexibility and generally make you both feel great about your bodies. After a day of working out in a relaxed environment you should be left feeling invigorated and mentally refreshed. If you enjoy the work hard play hard life, then of course Ibiza is the place to be and 38 Degrees North do provide guest list access to the guests for the nightclubs on the island. The staff at the retreat are a well put together group of specialists in their field, from an ex-kickboxing champion, ex-military, paddle board instructors, nutritionists, chiropractor and a transformational life coach. In addition the resort has yoga and pilates teachers. Together there won’t be much they can’t address. All of this allows the practitioners to mix up programmes that take advantage of all the applicable sports and exercises such as running, boxing, cycling and yoga. With the added bonus of being on a beautiful island environment guests can explore the scenery whilst being healthy and active. Nutrition is of course as an important part of a healthy lifestyle as exercise and 38 Degrees North indeed recognises this. They provide balanced buffet breakfasts and healthy lunches that are seasonally changing menus, where evening times guests are encouraged to get out and explore the local dining scene.
We’re all over-stressed and over-worked in our city environments so why not try a fitness retreat. 38 Degrees North is a resort for those that are active or looking to be so, wanting to detox and enjoy a social scene. A stay here will leave you both feeling rejuvenated.
38 Degrees North
Aguas de Ibiza,
S/Salvador Camacho, Santa Eulalia,
Rates: The Optimal Fitness break is available from April to October with prices starting from £1493 in low season up to £2571 for a week in high season (excluding flights).
How to get there: There are regular direct flights from London to Ibiza on most major airlines, followed by a 30 minutes transfer from the airport.