At Cortijo Vadillo Yurt Centre you’ll find everything you need for a fantastic holiday, with friends or family.
Whether you’re into taking it easy, getting out and about in the countryside, exploring historical sites and monuments, soaking up the rich cultural heritage, or trying something just a little bit different, we can help you get the most out of your time staying with us.
We are more than happy to put together a tailored holiday package for you and your group, with activities, therapies and excursions. We can also arrange airport transfers and car hire.
Please contact us to discuss your needs and requirements.
Retreat or event
If you are a retreat leader or event organiser you will find that our Yurt Centre is a beautiful and inspirational space that has been created with you in mind.
We have combined comfort and affordability with an informal and flexible approach, so that you are free to mould the space and facilities to the needs of your retreat or event.
The Yurt Centre space, and the easily accessible natural environment that surrounds it, gives you a wide range of possibilities for group work, breakout spaces and special ceremonies.
The range of flexible catering, activity and therapy packages, as well as the expertise and knowledge of the Cortijo Vadillo team, will help to make your retreat or event an extra special experience for all.
Basic prices are available on request, and we will be happy to work with you to develop a package for your retreat or event that reflects the needs and requirements of you and your group.
All you need to do is click on the titles below to get your imagination going, then contact us to discuss your personal and tailored package. Read more on Facilitation page.
Cortijo Vadillo is not only a fantastic Yurt Centre but is also our home, so take a look below to be introduced to the Cortijo Vadillo team:
Bobby Longman is our resident therapist and personal development facilitator (BA Hons Psychology, BEd Hons, Diplomas in Cognitive Behavoural Psychotherapy and Family Therapy).
Bobby worked as a psychologist for the NHS, specialising in group facilitation, as well as having a private psychotherapy practice in the UK. She has studied Kabbalah and various Shamanic practices to enhance her professional methods and her own personal growth.
Bobby brings a wealth of experience in group facilitation and self-development practices, that can be incorporated as part of any retreat or event. She can also provide tailored therapy packages at our Yurt Centre for anyone seeking a personal but structured retreat, including guided meditation and therapeutic art sessions – for further details, see the Relax and Revitalisation page.
As well as being responsible for the infrastructure and development of the site, Sam has a wealth of experience in running circus skills workshops and performing in the UK.
Whether you’re looking for an interesting team building activity, a group ice-breaker, or entertainment for the kids, Sam can offer tailored circus skills workshops where you can not only learn basic circus skills but also look at how we learn and pass on information to others.
For further details, see Circus Workshop.
Sam also provides on-site support for the PA and any music or sound requirements.
Such a beautiful, calming place; I will never forget this.Lily Forsythe
What a wonderful weekend! Beautiful land, fabulous food, great company – we didn’t want to leave!Ron Evans & José Brown, leaders of the Ceremonial Sweat Lodge Weekends
So happy to have found you guys out here, and sad to leave after only one week.Ulysse Retailleau
We all had a fantastic, relaxing time. Muy tranquilo. Beautiful views, great yurts, everything well thought out. We’ll be back next year!Cat & Rich with children Grace & Alex
We’re already planning our return trip — don’t want to leave at all …Cadence Moylan and family