Ingredients Coconut milk 4 oz Parsley 1.5 oz Reduced veg stock 2 oz Yellow squash 5 oz Zucchini 5 oz Olive oil … Continue reading Grilled Tuna loin on duo of courgette with coconut parsley sauce
Grilled Tuna loin on duo of courgette with coconut parsley sauce
Kingfish, Shrimp and Goat Cheese Stuffed Roll
Kingfish 7 oz Ginger 0.2 oz Red curry paste 1 tsp. Salt taste Pepper pinch Lemon 1 tbsp. Eggs 1 large Parsley … Continue reading Kingfish, Shrimp and Goat Cheese Stuffed Roll
Revitalise Your Resolutions: A Journey to Wellness at BodyHoliday’s Clinic in 2024
As the dawn of 2024 approaches, many of us reflect on the past year and consider resolutions that will enhance our lives in the coming months. Among the myriad of aspirations, prioritising physical and mental well-being is a timeless and worthy pursuit. If you’re seeking a transformative and holistic approach to kickstart your journey to… Continue reading Revitalise Your Resolutions: A Journey to Wellness at BodyHoliday’s Clinic in 2024
The Healing Wonders of Bhutanese Health and Spiritual Therapies
In the bustling world we live in today, where stress and anxiety seem to be constant companions, the pursuit of holistic well-being and spiritual harmony has become more important than ever. Many cultures around the world have developed unique methods to address these concerns, and one such culture is Bhutan, a landlocked kingdom nestled in… Continue reading The Healing Wonders of Bhutanese Health and Spiritual Therapies
Oriental Vegetarian Noodles
Oriental Vegetarian Noodles Servings: 4 Preparation: 45 minutes Ingredients: Ginger broth 1 l/4 cups water 100 g/3.5 oz white cabbage, chopped 50 g/1.8 oz onions, chopped 50 g/1.8 oz spring onions, chopped 100 g/3.5oz bok choy, chopped 100 g/3.5 oz tomato, chopped 40 g/1.4 oz ginger, chopped 50 g/1.8 oz garlic, chopped 1 celery stick,… Continue reading Oriental Vegetarian Noodles
Body Holiday at Mosimann’s October 11th 2023
A taste of the Caribbean Mosimann’s and BodyHoliday were delighted to bring Mosimann’s members and past BodyHoliday guests an exclusive Caribbean evening on Wednesday 11th October 2023, at Mosimann’s Club in London. Chef Conaan Justin, from BodyHoliday joined the team at Mosimann’s Dining Rooms, to create an incredible menu of the best of Caribbean flavours.… Continue reading Body Holiday at Mosimann’s October 11th 2023
BodyHoliday Cares Press Release
PRESS RELEASE Wellness Meets Compassion: BodyHoliday Cares Foundation Collaborates with Knapsack Foundation and Buddy Bench Programme to Transform Lives. BodyHoliday, Cap Estate – 05/10/23 – BodyHoliday Cares Foundation is thrilled to announce an extraordinary partnership with the Knapsack Foundation and the Buddy Bench Programme, dedicated to bringing positive change to communities in need. As a… Continue reading BodyHoliday Cares Press Release
Best Skin Treatment in the World
Best Skin Treatment in the World Hey there! So, let me tell you about the incredible benefits of bathing in volcanic mud. It’s not just some weird spa fad. There’s actually some science behind it. It’s possibly the best skin treatment in the world. First, volcanic mud is packed with minerals that are super good… Continue reading Best Skin Treatment in the World
Compelling Reasons to Visit BodyHoliday Before the Festive Season
As the holiday season approaches, our lives become increasingly hectic. The rush to complete tasks at work, purchase gifts, and prepare for family gatherings can leave us feeling drained and stressed. However, there’s a wonderful way to counteract this holiday chaos and ensure you’re truly ready to embrace the festive season – by embarking on… Continue reading Compelling Reasons to Visit BodyHoliday Before the Festive Season
Why a Villa Vacation?
Embarking on a holiday to Saint Lucia doesn’t have to be prohibitively expensive, thanks to the enticing low-cost villa alternatives available. BodyHoliday, a renowned resort set within the stunning sceneries of Saint Lucia, is the place to go for an unforgettable wellness vacation. If you prefer a more quiet and personalised experience, BodyHoliday’s Villas provide… Continue reading Why a Villa Vacation?
BodyHoliday X Steve Lewis Makes an Impact
In an inspiring display of corporate social responsibility, the team at BodyHoliday recently invited Steve Lewis, a former Olympian, to visit the Saint Lucia Sports Academy. This initiative aimed to motivate and empower students by sharing Lewis’ remarkable journey as an athlete and his insights on the importance of discipline, perseverance, and teamwork. The event… Continue reading BodyHoliday X Steve Lewis Makes an Impact
Tarte au Chocolat
Ingredients Sweet Pastry 140g icing sugar 45g ground almond 3g salt 200g butter 68g egg yolk (room temperature) 80g flour (1), sifted 250g bread flour (2), sifted. Dark Chocolate Tart Filling 450g dark chocolate 225g Fresh cream 40g butter. Cocoa Glaze 50g cocoa powder, sifted 120g water 150g sugar 85g whipping cream 10g gelatine leaves,… Continue reading Tarte au Chocolat
Steamed Spiny Lobster
Marinated in soy, ginger and ponzu Ingredients: 2 fresh spiny lobsters (1800 g/63 oz in total) 4 wooden skewers Ponzu Sauce 40 g/1.4 oz ginger, peeled and grated 80 ml/1/3 cup Kikkoman soy sauce 40 ml/3 tablespoons+1 teaspoon sake 200 ml/3/4cup +1 tablespoon +1 teaspoon water Lattice Net 2 cucumbers, peeled and seeded Sesame Marinade… Continue reading Steamed Spiny Lobster
The Breath In Yoga The Breath is key. To control the breath means to control the mind, to find ‘Sukha’ (ease) and lightness in practice through the breath. In our day to day if we experience stress, the breath shortens, if we are sad, the breath is shallow, if we feel anger we may hold… Continue reading The Breath
The Importance of Happiness for Mental Health Happiness plays a crucial role in our overall well-being and quality of life. Here are a few reasons why happiness is important for mental health: Positive Emotions Happiness encompasses positive emotions like joy, contentment, and satisfaction. When we experience these positive emotions, our brain releases chemicals such as… Continue reading Be Happy
The Holistic Approach to Life by Doug Svenson
Yoga is not a cult It used to be that most Americans viewed Yoga as a weird cult, practiced only by the lost souls on the fringe, who were wasting their time reaching for an abstract view of life. An aspiring student of yoga was not someone you would want living in your own neighborhood, let… Continue reading The Holistic Approach to Life by Doug Svenson
Yoga -What are the benefits?
What is the main goal of yoga? It is useful to understand the benefits of yoga before embarking on your yogic journey. Tradition The traditional purpose of yoga is to bring about a profound transformation in a person through the transcendence of the ego. In Hindi the word yoga means spiritual discipline. Fast track to… Continue reading Yoga -What are the benefits?
Saint Lucian Carnival 2023
Saint Lucia Carnival is a highly anticipated annual cultural event dating back to 1947. The celebrations were established following World War II and like other Caribbean carnival celebrations, it was influenced by a prehistoric festival with roots in ancient Egypt, Greece, and Rome. Apart from persons coming from all over the world, some Saint Lucians… Continue reading Saint Lucian Carnival 2023
Global Wellness Day at BodyHoliday Saint Lucia
We’re halfway through the year and many of us are steadily pursuing our health goals. Congratulations to those who have been consistent thus far and for those who may have slowed down, it’s not too late to get back up! What better way to continue or start this journey than at BodyHoliday in Saint Lucia?… Continue reading Global Wellness Day at BodyHoliday Saint Lucia
International Tea Day
For Tea lovers, it’s your month to shine! International Tea Day is celebrated on 21st May 2023 and on this day, tea fanatics gather to celebrate their favourite drink whilst promoting ways to make tea production and consumption sustainable! Is International Tea Day Worth Celebrating? Yes! It is a well-known fact that drinking tea is… Continue reading International Tea Day
How BodyHoliday can make your National Women Health Week Goals Easy
Every year, Mother’s Day is followed by National Women’s Health Week, which promotes the importance of women’s and girls’ health. This year’s theme is “Stay active, Eat healthily” thus making it simple for many to join in. There has never been a more crucial time to put our physical and mental health first. Taking care… Continue reading How BodyHoliday can make your National Women Health Week Goals Easy
What makes BodyHoliday’s Oasis Villas so Special
Are you looking to escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life? Then a West Indian holiday at BodyHoliday’s Oasis Villas is the perfect destination for you! With its luxurious setting and amenities, Oasis Villas are amongst the best villas you can find in the Caribbean. The villas are designed to provide maximum relaxation and… Continue reading What makes BodyHoliday’s Oasis Villas so Special
How BodyHoliday makes your Wellness Resolution easy
We’re sure that you’ve planned a healthy lifestyle of going to the gym and giving up bad habits but unfortunately, committing to this is difficult. Let us talk about how an early visit to BodyHoliday Saint Lucia can help you achieve these goals. The idea of dining with us is to indulge in delicious cuisine… Continue reading How BodyHoliday makes your Wellness Resolution easy
Saint Lucia Jazz and Arts Festival 2023
Saint Lucians are rightly excited by the return after three years of its annual Jazz and Arts Festival. In previous years many global music icons have graced the Pigeon Island stage. Performers have included George Benson, Mary J. Blige, Boyz II Men, Ciara, En Vogue, Herbie Hancock, and Lauryn Hill, India. Arie, The Isley Brothers,… Continue reading Saint Lucia Jazz and Arts Festival 2023
Breast Cancer Awareness
Breast Cancer Awareness Initiatives by BodyHoliday and StolenTime by Rendezvous As part of our ongoing initiatives in support of Breast Cancer Awareness in Saint Lucia, we invited a representative from the Ministry of Health and a registered nurse from the Victoria Hospital to host a seminar about importance of self-testing and diagnosing. None was left out.… Continue reading Breast Cancer Awareness
Four Benefits of Spending Christmas at BodyHoliday St. Lucia
If you’re the one running around buying and wrapping presents as well as preparing dinner, it can get super exhausting over the holidays. It’s more important than ever during this time of year to ensure that you take time to relax, reflect and rejuvenate in preparation for the year ahead – and what better way… Continue reading Four Benefits of Spending Christmas at BodyHoliday St. Lucia
BodyHoliday & StolenTime by Rendezvous Contributed to Entrepot Secondary School in Saint Lucia
On Wednesday, September 28th, 2022 BodyHoliday & StolenTime by Rendezvous embarked on another initiative that fell in line with their Corporate Social Responsibility vision: To change situations, the community and the environment of people through authentic, purposeful, resource-filled interventions. For many teenagers on the island especially those in the fifth form, the thought of… Continue reading BodyHoliday & StolenTime by Rendezvous Contributed to Entrepot Secondary School in Saint Lucia
Passionfruit and Turmeric Dressing with our Wellness Chef Juliana
Passionfruit and Turmeric Dressing with our Wellness Chef Juliana Join Juliana as she puts together one of our signature, immune-boosting dressings in our beautiful I-TAL kitchen. Both quick and easy to make, try it yourself in your own kitchen. You will need: 1 large passionfruit 1/4tsp turmeric powder himalayan salt, crushed black pepper, freshly ground… Continue reading Passionfruit and Turmeric Dressing with our Wellness Chef Juliana
See our full page feature review in the Telegraph by Kathy Lette
We are proud to announce BodyHoliday was featured in the Telegraph with a full-page review after the wonderful Kathy Lette visited us to experience our unparalleled wellness holiday. See what she had to say here.
What makes BodyHoliday so unique?
What makes BodyHoliday so unique? Since BodyHoliday St Lucia opened in 1988 we have developed a reputation as the leading wellness resort. We introduced a pioneering concept to the hotel and spa industry at a time were hotel spas were limited in their facilities and benefits to guests, and we are famed for our unique approach to health, fitness and wellbeing. Situated… Continue reading What makes BodyHoliday so unique?
The Power of Stretching – Combatting Poor Posture
The Power of Stretching – Combatting Poor Posture When Working at Home For many of us, Covid-19 has meant working from home and creating a new ‘office space’ within the house. This could mean your dining room table and chairs now double as a desk space and that your posture is dealing with the impact of this. Most of… Continue reading The Power of Stretching – Combatting Poor Posture
Healthy Chicken Curry Recipe
Looking to add some flavour and spice to dinner? This week, Executive Chef Alan shows us his take on a healthy chicken curry that is sure to impress! Whilst the current pandemic has brought out the head chef in many a home cook, the weeks in isolation may mean motivation in the kitchen is beginning to wane and ordering a takeaway might seem the easiest way to get a hit of flavour. However, with this easy recipe, Executive Chef Alan shows us how to… Continue reading Healthy Chicken Curry Recipe
The Benefits of Gratitude Journaling
How gratitude journaling can help boost your mood and create a positive mindset We can dream of the places we’d rather be, look back on fond memories and long for the people that we miss and aren’t able to see right now, but what if we paused and thought of all the things we can do? … Continue reading The Benefits of Gratitude Journaling
BodyHoliday’s St Lucian Spritz
A Zesty Refreshment for a Summer’s Evening As lockdown continues and summer is getting into full swing, we wanted to continue our series of recipes with a refreshing zesty spritz that is sure to add a refreshing moment to a warm sunny evening and create a spot of indulgence within your balanced lifestyle. The… Continue reading BodyHoliday’s St Lucian Spritz
Plum Dessert Recipe
Craving something sweet? BodyHoliday’s Executive Pastry Chef, Julian Broome, has just the recipe to top up your five a day whilst sating that sweet tooth. Whilst the majority of us may require routine in our lives to keep us grounded and to help us think clearly, it has never been more apparent that doing the same thing in the same place, day-in day-out, can prove mentally taxing after a time. It therefore comes as no great surprise,… Continue reading Plum Dessert Recipe
Incorporate Ayurveda into your daily routine to create balance and harmony
Incorporate the ancient holistic art of Ayurveda into your daily routine to create balance and harmony During self-isolation, with our immediate future shrouded in uncertainty, few of us may have given much thought to the idea of achieving inner balance. Indeed, cultivating the ability to cope with the current difficulties is as admirable as it is essential. However, by incorporating just a few elements… Continue reading Incorporate Ayurveda into your daily routine to create balance and harmony
A Trip Down Memory Lane
A Trip Down Memory Lane – How Looking Back at Your Memories From BodyHoliday Can Improve Your Wellbeing Gone are the days of the post-holiday photo display to friends and family, instead replaced by instant social media posts and live stories that share your moments as they happen. Now that the most ‘travel’ we are doing is… Continue reading A Trip Down Memory Lane
Immune Boosting Singapore Noodles with Chef Alan
Cook up a healthy ‘Singapore Noodle’ style “steam-fry” this lunch time, courtesy of BodyHoliday’s Executive Chef, Alan Wichert. With our usual midday haunts remaining closed for the foreseeable future, now is the time to get more creative with your lunchtimes and try your hand at something you’ve never made before. This week, BodyHoliday’s Executive Chef Alan tell us how to make ‘Singapore Noodles’, a take-away staple, with a nutritional twist to help keep us nourished… Continue reading Immune Boosting Singapore Noodles with Chef Alan
Tips for a Better Night’s Sleep
Monday motivation: Top tips to help you wind down before bed Sleep is a sought-after commodity at the best of times. With an industry worth billions of dollars, a plethora of new sleep-improving products constantly being conceptualised and a population soaking up reams of information on the subject, it is an innate bodily function most of us are always seeking to enhance. Here are our top tips for a better… Continue reading Tips for a Better Night’s Sleep
10 Minute Guided Meditation with Master Practitioner Tendel
Find calm amongst the chaos, through meditation with BodyHoliday’s Tendel Meditation is a booming movement in today’s popular culture. Once considered a concept reserved exclusively for hardcore yogis, the practice has, in recent times, amassed an impressive and varied following, resonating with everyone from highflying city types to country-loving retirees. Here, one of BodyHoliday’s master practitioners, Tendel Zangpo, talks us through how meditation can help us to unwind and forget our daily worries and troubles. The art of meditation is almost as old as… Continue reading 10 Minute Guided Meditation with Master Practitioner Tendel
Lower your stress with Dr Maha’s Breathing Exercises
Boost your immune system and lower your stress with Dr Maha’s Breathing Exercises Of course it’s impossible to ignore the importance of breathing when it comes to our immediate physicality, but we are not always aware of how the way we breathe can have a long-term effect on our vital organs, internal processes and immune system, as well as our… Continue reading Lower your stress with Dr Maha’s Breathing Exercises
Maintain a healthy, balanced and immune boosting diet during isolation with Chef Alan.
As we are all spending much more time at home, now is the perfect opportunity to focus on nutrition – making sure we’re adjusting our diets to fit our new ‘normal’, while incorporating ingredients that help boost, not only our immune system, but also our mood. Alan Wichert, Executive Chef at BodyHoliday, offers his top tips on maintaining a… Continue reading Maintain a healthy, balanced and immune boosting diet during isolation with Chef Alan.
Very Berry Smacking !
So we looked at the nutritional awesomeness of snacking on nuts, but it doesn’t stop there, oh no as variety is the spice of life mix your snacks up a little to really see the rewards of eating regularly. When a snack attack occurs, look to include fresh or frozen berries for a super satisfying,… Continue reading Very Berry Smacking !
Time to get spicy
If you’re anything like me you might just throw in a teaspoon of whatever spices you have knocking about in the cupboard to your dish in the hope that it will add some flavor. Well the brownie points go to us, that little sprinkle, all be it a last minute thought, can actually boost the… Continue reading Time to get spicy
Far infrared detox therapy
Not your everyday sauna. The use of saunas date back to ancient times where different cultures around the world used it for detoxification purposes. As an inclusive part of your BodyHoliday, we offer you twenty-minute sessions of Far Infrared Detox therapy. If you are asking yourself what makes this treatment so beneficial, apart from being… Continue reading Far infrared detox therapy