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    Stoke Retreats San Sebastian

Stoke Retreats San Sebastian

Stunning nature, Spanish Cuisine and Surfers Paradise

Stay in a converted barn immersed in lush nature with amazing views, absolute tranquillity and non-stop feel good activities.

San Sebastian is the jewel in the crown of the ruggedly beautiful Basque country, famous for its rich culture and cuisine, gorgeous scenery and awesome surf.

The retreat is held in our huge converted barn with bags of rustic charm and with stunning views of green valleys, rolling hills and forests.

From the backyard of the house, just past the skateboard ramp, paths wind their way up the mountain and into the Pagoeta Nature Reserve.

Our wonderful autumn retreat is running all of October and guests can pick their dates with a minimum stay of 3 nights to create their own bespoke holiday to directly match their needs.

For a 7 week package you will get an extra 10% off, e-mail lisa@stoke-retreats.com for your special rate.

What’s Included?

  • Comfortable shared or private accommodation in the main house, wooden cabins or glamping tents.
  • Three healthy homemade meals a day made by in-house chefs.
  • Daily yoga class on the beach, on the deck or on a hill-top with our experienced, qualified instructors. A variety of styles including Hatha, Vinyasa and Ahtanga.
  • Guided meditation after yoga practice.
  • Educational workshops eg. energy-boosting nutrition, mindfulness, meditation in movement.
  • Nature hikes – path winds up from the house straight into a nature reserve.
  • Bootcamp workout and fun warm-up games.
  • 2 Hour surf lesson with our experienced and highly qualified surf instructor team
  • Access to all our awesome equipment inc. surfboards, wetsuits, yoga mats,, skateboards etc.
  • Spanish vegetarian cooking class with our amazing in-house chefs.
  • Beach trips – unwind, sunbath and play in the sand.
  • Relaxing picnic on a hilltop with amazing views.
  • Evening bonfire for singing songs and telling stories.
  • Trip into the city at night to see the old town and try the local wine.
  • BBQ and dancing night in the garden – it’s time to get our party hats on.


Stay in our huge rustic converted barn with  living area with huge garden, as well as our very own skate ramp.

Our accommodation options are as follows:

  • Share accommodation in our large dorm whcih is curtained off into sections for a cosy feeling.
  • Quad room in the main house which can be shared or private.
  • Double bed in a private wooden cabin for two.
  • Double bed in a glamping tee-pee for two.

Add Ons:

In between all the retreat fun you can also book one of our extra optional activities:

  • Sample the infamous Basque cuisine on a Pintxos tours
  • Hone your skills with extra surfing lessons.
  • Horseriding through a natural park
  • Fly over the mountains like a bird on a paragliding flight.
  • Go and visit some of the dramatic scenic locations featured in the game of Thrones series.
  • Take some Spanish lessons with a native teacher.
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Key Features

  • Where: Secluded Spot close to San Sebastian, northern Spain
  • When: Any Date in October
  • How: Meet us there!
  • Sleep: Shared accommodation in dorms in our large converted barn or private accommodation in sheddies or glamping tee-pees..
  • Eat: Three delicious homemade vegetarian meals a day prepared by our in-house chefs.





>>> Trip Options <<<

Arrive any Thursday in October


Cost per night from

€ 90

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At Stoke we like to be flexible, which is why we allow guests to choose their own dates and make a bespoke retreat to match your exact needs.

Minimum stay is 3 nights.

Stay for a week and get an extra 10% off, get in touch at lisa@stoke-retreats.com to get your special rate.

For more info or any inquiries please get in touch with our Stoke Retreats director on the e-mail above.

  • 8:30 – 9:30: Reconnect with morning yoga surrounded by beautiful nature.

    9:30 – 10:30:  – A hearty and varied breakfast to recharge for the day.

    11.00 – 11:30: A fun warm-up game to get your heart-race pulsing and break the ice.

    11:30 – 13.30:  A dynamic and educational workshop or activity to enrich your mind, body and spirit.

    13:30 – 14.30: A fresh wholesome homemade lunch will be served.

    14:30 – 16.00: – Enjoy some free time for reading, relaxing, siesta, chatting with your new friends or beach time.

    16:00 – 19:30: – The afternoon session will either be an included activity or every other day a free afternoon for relaxing or to opt for an extra optional activity.

    20:00 – 21:00: – Get stuck into a hearty nutritious dinner.

    21:00 – 23:30: – Night-time activity.

  • Address: Arrutiegia Auzoa, 26,
    20809 Aia, Gipuzkoa
    43.236300 -2.154170

    Make your way to SAN PELAIO station in Zarautz.

    We run continual transfers to from here every Saturday. For pick-up outisde these times please get in touch.

    Email: lisa@stoke-travel.com

    If you’d like to make your own way from San Pelaio, feel free to grab a taxi or the local bus from Zarautz to Aia. Check it out here. 


    Check GoEuro for the best deals on flights, buses and trains.

    If you fly to Bilbao:
    Buses leave hourly from Bilbao Airport to Zarautz (san pelaio bus station). Jump on your pre-arranged pickup from there! Bus timetable Or you can catch the Euskotren to San Pelaio Station in Zarautz and jump on your pre arranged pick up from there!

    If you fly into Biarritz:
    The best way to get to Surf Camp from Biarritz International Airport take a French SNCF train to Hendaye, change to the nearby Euskotren station (located just outside the SNCF station) and take an Euskotren to San Pelaio, Zarautz for your pickup. Each train ride is between 30-40 minutes, with the total train trip costing less than €10.

    If you fly into San Sebastian:
    The best way to get to camp from San Sebastian airport is to take bus e21 or e23 bus from the airport to San Sebastian which run about every 30 minutes. Get off at the Amara bus stop. From here across the road and jump on the Euskotren. Head to San Pelaio Train station and make sure you let us know when to come and collect you from Zarautz!

    By Train

    RENFE TRAIN – The train station in the centre of San Sebastián the “Estación del Norte”, offers connections to numerous Spanish cities including Madrid and Barcelona, and to international destinations such as Paris and Lisbon. if you arrive by RENFE Train, jump on the EUSKOTREN to San Pelaio Station for pre arranged pickup from there.
    EUSKO TREN – There is also an underground railway, the Metro Donostialdea, a train connection with Bilbao and cities along the Basque Coast, such as Zarautz. The service linking it also Hendaye (France) and the SNCF, french rail service, with Lasarte passing through Donostia. You can catch this train to San Pelaio, Zarautz from Bilbao.

    By Bus

    If you arrive by bus in San Sebastian ,simply walk across the road from the bus station to the EUSKOTREN and jump on a train in the direction of Bilbao to San Pelaio Train station in Zarautz for your prearranged pickup.

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