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Datu Wellness

Tuscany, Italy


Datu is one of the most exciting new retreat openings in 2023 for Ayurveda, Yoga and Meditation where some of India's best Doctors, teachers and therapists have been hand picked to create a transformative week long retreat in Italy. The retreat offers ancient holistic health and wellness practices for mind, body and soul, with a realism about Western lifestyles and teachings to help support the ongoing benefits once you have left the retreat.

Retreat dates

Dates: 19 - 26 October; 27 October - 3 November; 5 - 12 November; 13 - 20 November

What we love

  • The high level of expertise from the Doctors, teachers and therapists
  • The extensive activity schedule. From morning yoga to pre sleep sound healing.
  • The location of the where the retreat is held amongst the rolling hills of Tuscany.

Who should go

  • Those who want to experience authentic Ayurveda and Yoga without travelling to India
  • Those who would like a gentle detox and reset
  • Those who like a mixture of a group environment and personal time

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Datu 7 nights retreat

Transformational experience which starts with a complete Ayurvedic wellness consultation led by an experienced Vaidya (Ayurvedic physician). As part of retreat offering, you will enjoy massages, Yoga asanas to improve posture and movement, hot spring baths, shiatsu, acupuncture to increase Qi flow, as well as meditation and pranayama sessions for focus, calmness and presence.

Early Bird offer 

Classic Rooms single use £2,950 | double per person £1,850

Superiors single use £3,400 | double per person £2,500

Suites  single use £3,700 | double per person £2,800

Price after Early Bird offer

Classic Rooms single use £3,400 | double per person £2,500

Superiors single use £3,700 |double per person £2,800

Suites single use £4,200 | double per person £3,300

The Programme

  • Arrival comprehensive Ayurvedic wellness and diet consultation
  • 5 private treatments/sessions (based on recommendation by Ayurvedic doctor) 
  • Full board Ayurvedic meals with guilt-free snacks, water and tea provided throughout the day
  • Unlimited access to daily group activities such as yoga, pranayama, meditation, Yoga nidra, nature walks, taks and much more
  • Use of facilities including swimming pool
  • Retreat wear (kurta) 

Approximate check in time is 2pm. We suggest choosing flight that arrives in Italy at noon or later. Please avoid booking flights that land in Florence before 10.30am.

Approximate check out time is 10.30am; guests are welcome to stay for lunch. 

Wellbeing Exclusives and Benefits
  • Free airport transfers from Florence airport or a free massage 
  • Early bird discount

  • This retreat runs over the following weeks:
  • 19 - 26 October - on request
  • 27 October - 3 November
  • 5 - 12 November
  • 13 - 20 November - on request
  • The Retreat is designed for 7 nights to ensure the best results
  • Shorter stays are possible but you need to contact us for personalised quote. 


Wellness at Datu is centred around the included treatments and extensive daily activity schedule.  It is not a spa with facilities but a retreat where expert teachers, Doctors and therapists can help you heal and reset on a physical, mental and emotional level.

There is a swimming pool at the retreat. 
Example treatments at Datu Wellness
  • Ayurvedic therapies
  • Shiatsu
  • Massages
  • Acupuncture
  • Diet consultations
  • Ayurvedic consultations

Fitness & Activities

Activities available at resort
  • Massages and treatments
  • Group activities as per schedule
  • Relaxation
  • Swimming pool
  • Evening group talks and workshops 

Activities available at the surrounding area
  • Nature walks
  • Thermal hot springs
  • Tuscan Culture tours
  • Hikes
  • Organic farming introduction


The Retreat will take place in a traditional Italian Borgo which has an interesting historical relevance to the area dating back to Medieval times.

The rooms are spacious, comfortable and all your needs will be met however do not expect modern luxury as the Borgo is traditional in style and somewhat rustic.  Each room had private bathroom with a bath and shower. Due to the property layout each room is different. 

We suggest choosing flight that arrives in Italy at noon or later. Please avoid booking flights that land in Florence before 10.30am.

Suggested departure time on the last day of the retreat is 10.30 am and guests are welcome to stay for lunch. 

Classic room
The classic rooms  are decorated in rustic Tuscan colors, that give each of them its own character. Each has a traditional travertino style bathroom.
Superior room
 These are spacious rooms with reading area and armchairs. They have been furnished with antique furniture and decorated in the original style. 

The Suites are cozy Apartments with a bedroom, plus a separate lounge with sofa bed. These spacious rooms are perfect for a family holiday. All in warm colours and with antique furniture.

What’s on the menu

Food is an integral part of the retreat as Datu Wellness believe that food is medicine. The food is wholesome, locally sourced, seasonal and based on sattvic Ayurvedic principles. 

All your meals (breakfast, lunch and dinner) as well as some guilt-free snacks are included in your retreat.

Communal dining table is available for those who want to be social and eat with the others. Those guests who want to eat on their own, private tables are available too. 

Please note there will be no alcohol or coffee available. 


Datu Retreat will take place in heart of Tuscany, near Sienna, Italy and will be hosted in a traditional Borgo which has been transferred into a country retreat. The Borgo is surrounded by rolling hills, vineyards and olive groves - a perfect setting for a transformational retreat! You will be able to step out onto the ancient cobblestone street, explore the gardens and enjoy the views of the rolling Tuscan hills.

Nearest airport

Nearest airport is Florence. Transfer takes about 1 hour and 20 minutes. Your transfer is included if you book with Wellbeing Escapes.

Rome and Pisa are little further afield but transfer can also be arranged. Contact us for prices and details. 

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Families, Children & Infants

This is an adults only retreat. Minimum age is 16 and these young guests must be accompanied by an adult. 


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Why Wellbeing Escapes?

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Our team of wellness travel experts have visited the retreats themselves and include trained holistic therapists and yoga teachers. Their expertise in the wellness field and the retreats allow them to match you with the best retreat and programme for your individual needs.
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As the most established specialist wellbeing travel company we are able to provide excellent added value with our exclusive benefits including reduced prices for single travellers, free spa credits, complimentary transfers plus free nights and additional benefits for our repeat clients.
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With over 15 years of experience, we have come to understand what our clients need from a wellbeing holiday. We treat each client as an individual and provide a personalised concierge service organising all aspects of your stay from spa and treatment programmes, transfers and flights with an efficient and friendly approach. Our continuous awards for customer service speak for themselves.