Something New!

Kenda Retreats - UK

Let me introduce myself, I am jacqui and this will be the first event that KendaReiki has hosted HERE IN THE UK and it's been a lifelong dream of mine. I cannot wait to share with you all the amazing activities we will be doing during our stay in Lincolnshire.

Eliminate Stress - Discover simple methods to enrich your soul.

An Autumn invitation

Date: 13th October 2023

3 nights/4 days

including activities/workshops

It's time to REimagine your work and life

  • REflect once a day
  • REelect your sounding board
  • REsharpen your curiosity
  • REdiscover your hidden gifts
  • REvision of the good life
  • REframe your time boundaries
  • REclaim your purpose

KendaRetreats proudly presents Julie Mac and Jacqui, Founder of KendaReiki School of Mind, Body & Soul.

Experience the enchantment of this stunning retreat center.

Breathe in one, two, three, four........Now release your breath one, two, three, four.

Scented-breezes, swaying trees and melodic bird song greets you as you are ushered into the serenity of the surroundings. A place where heart and soul are given full permission to just be, as you begin to eliminate the stress.

Our first UK retreat will take place in the beautiful and historical town of Lincoln, in a lovely grade ll listed Elizabethan Estate which is nestled amongst 75 acres of woodland, meadows and lakes. Approach this beautiful venue, which is steeped in history, to enjoy the charm and grandeur that has inspired generations.

Retreats are not about escaping life, but they are all about fully embracing it!
Get ready to switch off your phones and enjoy the here and now as you reconnect with your inner self and shout out loud - "This is me!"

We are extremely intentional about curating the perfect group of guests for each retreat, to ensure privacy and personal support, providing a safe and non-judgemental experience to reignite your passions into intentions and to help you discover your true self.

You are invited to join us on this exclusive and inspiring retreat held at the Vedanta Retreat Centre. Our hosts, and kindred spirits, with a love of nature and wellness, have created this haven and this includes a team of experienced in-house chefs to prepare delicious and heartwarming meals for you. Remember this event is Full Board and will blow you away with the menu choices which will be shared with you closer to the time of the event.


  • Re-discover your inner child.
  • Be more relaxed and refreshed than you’ve ever been.
  • Become stronger mentally and find your inner peace.
  • Escape the high-stress, fast-paced hustle and bustle of modern life.
  • Peace and quiet for the mind, refreshing energy for the body.
  • Learn the gift of the AromaTouch technique (hands) using essential oils.
  • Lose yourself in arts and crafts as a form of meditation and mental wellness.
  • Learn how to write your own meditations.
  • Time to reflect as you relax by the pool.
  • Slip gently into a calm feeling whilst soaking in the hot tub or detoxing in the steam room and/or sauna.
  • A beautiful welcome gift worth £65.00 including one (1) 15ml bottle of essential oil, journal, workbook and a few extra surprises.

What you will receive:

  • Time and space to reconnect with nature.  
  • Water, tea, coffee, hot chocolate served throughout the day (24hr self service).
  • 3 nights accommodation is available in twin sharing rooms with private ensuite facilities (single rooms available on request and will involve additional charges).
  • Full Board (Breakfast, lunch and evening meals will be provided via a delicious plant based menu).
  • Pre and post retreat support from myself.
  • Workbook and personal journal for note taking, ideas, inspiration - whatever you fancy.
  • Daily Meditations including breathwork, guided meditations, mantras and essential oils throughout the day.
  • Meditation workshop. Where I teach you simple tips when writing your own meditation and I cannot wait to hear them while sitting around the fire!
  • 15ml Bottle of Balance or 10ml Roller of Neshama - proprietary blends of grounding and soulful essential oils.
  • AromaTouch hand technique workshop. Learn how to apply this beautiful technique (includes oils) taking this home with you to treat your loved ones.
  • Oil workshops. Learn what essential oils are, how to use them, why you would want to use them and how they can support you emotionally, physically, mentally and spiritually.  
  • Drumming by a roaring fire. Not much need for an explanation here, but this will be such an amazing experience where you can get involved and drum or shake a rattle or simply sit back and absorb the energy.  However you wish to participate is right for you.
  • Watercolour art. Exploring your own element (Water, Air, Earth or Fire) we want you to express yourself freely.  It might be waves for water or inspiration taken from the nearby lake.  Maybe, the fire pit has captured your imagination for the fire element.  Air can be illustrated by the tree tops blowing in the wind. Earth can be including your favourite flowers, trees - Just be creative!  All equipment will be provided; card, pencils, paint, brushes, metallic pens and other embellishments.
  • Tree of life suncatcher workshop. Here we will teach you the technique to express yourselves creatively while you design and then make your very own tree of life suncatcher.  All equipment will be provided; the ring, crystal chips, metal and tassels.  This activity workshop is optional and will be an additional £20.00 You will need to prebook to ensure that we have enough of everything for everybody. 
  • Roller blends with crystals workshop. As we explore the connection between the planets, the Western zodiac signs and characteristics, we will learn how they relate to your own element (Water, Air, Earth or Fire) and create a unique roller blend adding crystal chips to enhance the potency already found in the oils to match your element.  All equipment is provided including the roller bottle, a choice of crystal chips, essential oils and the carrier oil.
  • Intuitive Coaching. There will be time during the day where you will be free to delve deeper and request some private 1-2-1 coaching with myself.
  • Enriching Conversations. I encourage you to dig deep and let your inner child out.
  • Time alone to reflect. Whether that be sat by the pool, soaking in the sun's rays or in chilling the hot tub.
  • Tarot readings. If you are looking for some extra guidance and a deeper dive for the year ahead, then don't forget to book yourself a 10 card Celtic reading (£45 Payable locally).  
  • Symphony of Cells. Surrender yourself to the power of the gifts of the earth in the form of a gentle application of the oils to the spine and feet. (£45 Payable locally).
  • Reiki healing session. Relax into a reiki session to balance and align your chakras (£40 Payable locally)
  • Wi-Fi connection - as much as we want you to switch off, we also understand that you have loved ones back at home and may wish to connect with them in your free time.
  • Transportation during the retreat including collection and return transfers for those travelling by train. 
  • Welcome gift.  This is my favourite part - putting the welcome gift bag together.  It's stuffed with goodies ranging from beautiful journals, to essential oils, to affirmation magnets, to bath salts, to roller bottles, to cards, to friendship bracelets, to keychains to a few extra surprises.  The bag itself is worth over £75.00

Sample retreat day

08:00  -  Breakfast
09:15  -  Guided meditation with Jacqui
09:45  -  Instruction on how to write your own 10 minute meditation (inspiration, mood, result etc)
10:45  -  Free time to complete meditation 
13.30  -  Lunch
14:45  -  Aromatouch (hand) demo and practical on eachother
16.45  -  Free time to enjoy the recreational facilities 
19:00  - Evening meal is served
20.30  -  Gathering around the fire to hear each other's mini meditation

Your stay includes:

Accommodation in the stunning Grade ll listed Elizabethan Estate -

All rooms are fully furnished and equipped with all the modern gadgets to make your stay as comfortable as possible. Fresh bed linen, towels, washing facilities including shower gels, shampoo and conditioner are provided and are included in the price of the retreat. The entire property is secure and protected. 

Outdoor Space

There are multiple outdoor spaces and gardens available for community gatherings and games. Outdoor pavilions offer shelter from the sun (or rain!) as you take some time for yourself or relish one of the delicious meals.

Surrounding The Vedanta are miles of walking trails with Lincolnshire’s best country views. Their lakes are perfect for observing wildlife and kayaking (if you're feeling adventurous).

A bit of 'me' time

The Vedanta, situated in the flatlands of Lincolnshire, promises a well-earned and snug retreat from the rigours of daily life. Set an intention with us, return home with the confidence to achieve your goals and become healthier and happier. 

I couldn't resist sharing this!

I have include the lyrics so you can sing along - TURN UP THE VOLUME!!!!

 The following images are based on the Vegan/Vegetarian Menu

Please note.... you will be asked not to bring any meat products onto the premises.  Let me know at the time of booking should you have any dietary requirements so that the menu can be created ready for your arrival.
Gluten free options are available.

You really are in for a treat - when it comes to food nobody knows better than the team of in-house chefs.
The following images are an indication of what you can expect during your stay with us. 

Are you ready to join us?

Only £150.00 to secure your place on this luxury retreat.

Return transfers to/from the train station are included in the price of the retreat should you decide not to drive.

Free parking available to those who choose to drive to the venue.

13th October 2023

Check in at 5pm followed by a group introduction and timetable etc
Evening meal at 7.30pm

16th October 2023

Breakfast and lunch will be served before the check out by 2pm

What's NOT included

  • All travel arrangements will need to be organised by yourself  and I also would recommend you take out travel insurance incase of any illness that prevents you from travelling.
    The following items can be paid for locally on site:
  • Full Reiki sessions, Tarot Card Reading, Symphony of Cells sessions or Aromatouch sessions can be booked during free time.
  • Tree of Life Sun Catcher workshop.

The last opportunity to book will be September 27th 2023 with payment in full to be required at this time. 
SAVE - When you book with the 
Early Bird price - £675.00 per person sharing (single supplements available upon request)

(Price reverts to the full cost - £750.00 after 6th July 2023)

Once you are ready to secure your space a non refundable deposit of £150 will be required.  This to be paid by bank transfer (all bank details will be provided at the time of booking). 

Without a deposit your space will not be confirmed.  

For further information please do not hesitate to contact me.

Cancellation Policy

Cancellation fee
  • £150 (initial deposit) when cancelled more than 8 weeks prior to the Check-in date.
  • 75%  of the charges for cancellation more than 5 weeks but less than 8 weeks prior to the Check-in date. 
  • 100%  of the charges when cancellation is less than 5 weeks prior to the Check-in date.
I understand that plans can be disrupted. If you are unable to attend for any reason, please note that you can gift your place to another female, as long as you let me know as soon as possible and i'll be happy to transfer your booking over to the new recipient.

Remaining Balance

  • Once the initial deposit of £150 has been settled, the next payment of £250 per person will be due on the 04th August 2023.  
  • The remaining balance is due no later than 01st September 2023 where the retreat will be settled in full.

Please note: For deposit and remaining balance amounts, please refer to your booking summary email.

Contact Jacqui

If you feel drawn to joining us on this women only retreat, then click on the button below and fill out the form to hold your space