5 of the Best Singles Holidays for Women over 50
- 29 September 2016 29 September 2016
Embrace the freedom to spend your singles holiday exactly the way you want to with our top solo friendly escapes for single women over 50. Meet other like-minded single women and build new friendships as you practice yoga in India’s Himalayas or take a spin class in a treetop studio in St Lucia. Take some ‘me-time’ with pampering spa treatments in Spain or reviving your well-being on a detox escape in Thailand.
No matter what your age, travelling solo is an exciting and liberating experience which rewards you with the freedom to do exactly what you want, when you want. Whilst it may sound a little daunting to first timers travelling solo, calm any nerves with our tips on solo female travel to understand how to embrace your singles holiday. After discovering the thrill of travelling solo having met interesting single women from all over the world, return home feeling completely refreshed and with a more open outlook on life.
India: Ananda in the Himalayas
Find your inner zen at Ananda
Unwind on a wellness escape for singles women over 50 at the peaceful Ananda in the Himalayas, the birthplace of India’s ancient arts of yoga, meditation and Ayurveda. Being an adult-only resort, the atmosphere is tranquil and its solo friendly holidays are centred on improving your health and well-being. Join in with group yoga classes on a singles yoga holiday to boost your blood flow and joint health. Try meditation classes to let go of stress, indulge at the spa, or join the gentle guided hike up to the Kunjapuri Temple to take in spectacular views of the serene mountainous surroundings.
Information and Booking: Ananda in the Himalayas
St Lucia: BodyHoliday
Boost your fitness and motivate yourself at BodyHoliday
Single holidays for women have never been so sociable than at this super solo-friendly Caribbean getaway, a great destination for meeting new people. September is dedicated specifically to solo female travellers, although this luxurious all-inclusive wellness retreat has a loyal following of single female travellers throughout the year. Discover its charm as you dine at the hosted singles table or enjoy a hosted evening at the sophisticated piano bar. Keep active alongside fellow single women over 50 on a singles fitness holiday with group classes from beach circuits to spinning in the treetop studio, together with a host of land and water sports.
Information and Booking: BodyHoliday
Return to nature and explore the beauty of Lake Garda at Lefay Lago di Garda
For singles female travellers over 50 in search of adventure holidays, the stunning setting of Lake Garda in Italy offers the perfect combination of relaxation and adventure. Enjoy the magnificent beauty of the Lake on a personal boat toar, scuba dive or on a guided hike or horseback ride, whilst re-connecting with nature and your inner-self. Learn a healthier lifestyle on a singles weight loss holiday with nutrition consultations and personal training, before joining in with group classes, from kickboxing to bootcamp training. Get to know other solo female travellers during a variety of group workshops and lectures, before taking some alone time in the luxury spa.
Information and Booking: Lefay Resort & Spa Lago di Garda
Escape to a tropical paradise and relax to the max at Kamalaya
With an all-encompassing approach to wellness, the tropical paradise of Kamalaya offers an idyllic setting for female single travellers over 50 wanting to boost their health. Bond with other solo female travellers during inspiring healthy cooking classes on a singles detox holiday before sitting down to enjoy delicious and nutritious detox cuisine. Take some personal time to disconnect from the stress of modern life during a private meditation session, or relax with Ayurvedic treatments in the luxury spa, with views overlooking the sea. Round off your solo holiday making a splash at aqua aerobics or embarking on cultural temple tours.
Information and Booking: Kamalaya
Spain: SHA Wellness Clinic
Take time for yourself with relaxing spa treatments at SHA
The pioneering SHA Wellness Clinic in southern Spain is a dream health retreat for female solo travellers looking to boost their well-being on a singles holiday. Discover a healthier lifestyle with the support and advice of SHA’s nutritional consultations, medical check-ups and informal health lectures. Being an adult-only health retreat, the modern and sleek SHA is popular for solo female travellers over 50 looking to relax on a singles spa holiday free from children. Kick-start lifestyle changes with an array of wellness holiday options, tailored to tackling sleep issues, weight management, smoking addictions and more.
Information and Booking: SHA Wellness Clinic