Personal retreats are the second-best way to achieve inner peace, only marginally less effective than a steady diet of scrambled doves’ eggs. Lower your anxieties and cholesterol with today’s Groupon for a two-night personal retreat for two at Sagrada Wellness in Santa Margarita. All rates include use of retreat facilities. Choose from the following accommodation options:
- For $50, you get a reservation at the campsite (a $100 value). Guests must supply their own tents and sleeping bags.
- For $115, you get a private cabin with a shared bathroom and a queen-size bed (a $330 value).
- For $190, you get a caboose with a private bathroom and a king-size bed (a $390 value).<p>
Set on 45 acres of rustic Central Coast wine country, Sagrada Wellness fosters relaxation and spiritual attunement through personal retreats that allow couples to hike, swim, and sleep away their stresses under the starry curtain of night. Ideal for those who need a breather from the breakneck pace of everyday life, retreats promote meaningful connections with close friends and family members by replacing hurried hugs and kisses with communal mealtimes, during which guests prepare and share food together. Days can be well-spent walking hand-in-hand across one of San Luis Obispo’s white-sand beaches, reading partisan diatribes in the shade of ancient olive trees, or watering the man-eating plants trained to intercept bosses trespassing on the property. Other complimentary activities include sunbathing sessions beside a spring-fed lake, self-guided yoga practice, and expeditions through 8 miles of trails speckled with manzanilla trees and sacred mountain sage. For an additional fee, guests may arrange horseback-riding sessions and holistic spa treatments.
The history and vision of Sagrada Wellness closely mirrors the lives of its founders, an acupuncturist and an architect who share an appreciation of nature, sustainable living, and organic cooking. The pair extend a familial welcome to guests interested in discovering the spiritual character of the land and raising ghostly spirits for improvised games of Ouija-board Scrabble.