Skyterra Wellness Retreat

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Put Yourself First

Wellness isn’t selfish. But sometimes it’s easier said than done to hit the reset button and put yourself first. At Skyterra Wellness Retreat, you come first. The all-inclusive fitness resort primarily focuses on weight loss, recreation and adventure, personal enrichment activities, nutrition and long-term wellness results. Spend your days on the trails, on the mat, in the gym, or in stillness. Even better, choose a mix of everything. Follow along with the weekly schedule in the way that feels best for you. The Skyterra experience is intimate. With the small class sizes, you receive individual attention as well as the knowledge to lead a more balanced, mindful and enlightened life well after you leave.

Awards & Recognition

Skyterra has earned the title of Best Health & Wellness Resort in USA TODAY’s 10Best Readers’ Choice Awards. Tripadvisor also gave Skyterra the Certificate Of Excellence in 2018 and 2019.

  • Asheville, NC

  • Retreat Center

  • Award-Winning


What We Love

Each of us has different goals and different challenges. That’s why we love Skyterra and their tailored program that helps you to jumpstart new habits and develop a healthier lifestyle. Each wellness journey starts off with a health screening to gauge any health concerns and to plan a customized schedule that includes a roster of activities from high- and low-intensity fitness classes, yoga, meditation, water aerobics, stand-up paddleboarding, waterfall hikes and horseback riding to enriching talks, stress management coaching, nutrition and culinary workshops and more. This is the perfect setting to rest, relax and rebuild.

Anyone looking to invest in long-term physical, mental and emotional health is welcome. So when you’re ready to unplug from everyday life and reconnect with nature, take a look at our Vacayou options that include:

  • All-inclusive wellness experience tailored to your specific needs
  • Accommodations in a private lodge or cottage, including king or queen bed, private en-suite bathroom, screened patio with forest views, washer dryer
  • Daily health-based culinary cuisine, plus learning to cook and eat mindfully
  • Daily customizable schedule can include wellness programs for weight loss, fitness and meditation
  • 80+ weekly class offerings include yoga, meditation, personal planning, weight loss, culinary and nutritional
  • Round-trip airport shuttle service
  • Intimate setting (max 25 guests)



A connection to nature surrounds your stay at Skyterra. Nestled deep in the Blue Ridge Mountains, you’ll be free to unplug and tune out the noise of daily life. Nowhere is that more relevant than in the nature-inspired weight loss spa services where cues are taken from the serenity of nature, whether it’s the all-natural ingredients used in the treatments or the song of the birds outside the window. Some of the treatments are offered outdoors so you can feel immersed in the calming environment of the mountain haven.

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It’s not about how much you exercise, it’s about how you move your body. And the expert staff at Skyterra encourages consistent movement. With a strong focus on outdoor fitness and an element of adventure, activities include hiking, biking, yoga, kayaking, paddle boarding, water aerobics, fly fishing, cardio interval, and strength training. In addition to the fitness and movement classes, Skyterra promises to transform your thinking about exercise: You will truly believe that everything counts and that you can exercise less and have a much greater impact on your health and fitness.

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Culinary Highlights

Everyday eating is not a one-size-fits-all. Your culinary experience at Skyterra is designed not only to taste delicious but provide all the energy required to stay active. Three times a day, 365 days a year, the chefs serve wholesome, nutritious meals that are beautiful, delicious and satisfying. The chef-prepared cuisine can be described as New Modern American Fusion with flavor combinations inspired by tastes from around the world. During your stay you’ll not only learn how to cook, but you’ll also learn how to be a mindful eater. After your stay, you have access to signature recipes and educational videos to continue your nutrition transformation. All dietary needs and requests are accommodated.


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Your private lodge or cottage has a living room, fully equipped kitchen, fireplace, washer/dryer, a beautiful bathroom and a luxuriously comfortable bed for peaceful sleep after a day of adventure. Pet-friendly lodging is available.

Features & Amenities

Your rate includes everything you'll need for your wellness retreat: all meals, private accommodations, airport transportation, Wi-Fi, and access to more than 80 classes, lectures and experiences all designed to give you the reset you deserve. The pillars of the program include:

  • Self-Care and Stress Management
  • Fitness and Mobility
  • Culinary and Nutrition
  • Yoga and Mindfulness
  • Recreation and Adventure

Apart from lodging, you will find the gated property extremely alluring. Onsite features include:

  • Indoor fitness center including a cardio room and gym
  • Indoor and outdoor yoga spaces
  • Firepit
  • On-campus trails
  • Lecture halls
  • Kitchen
  • Teaching kitchen
  • Dining area
  • Lounge
  • Gift shop
  • Stand-alone spa
  • Waterfall
  • Open space and untouched nature
  • Golf carts for assistance traversing the property
  • Year-round indoor pool (currently being built; anticipated opening date early 2022) 


Skyterra Wellness Retreat is located near Asheville, North Carolina.