In the whirlwind of life’s demands, it can be easy for Black women to find themselves stretched thin. Giving their all to everyone but themselves can get tiring amidst the juggling act of careers, family, and community. In all of this, self-care often takes a backseat. It is important to take care of yourself as some of the most powerful women are those who take time to refill their cups. This is where wellness retreats designed for Black women come into play.

These retreats are more than just vacations. They take you on a transformative journey that provides a safe space for you to reclaim your inner peace and reconnect with your true essence. You get to take in the beauty of another land while also digging deeper into the beauty of who you are.

Take a break from the daily grind. It’s time to prioritize self care, rediscover your magic, and embark on a path of healing and self-love. Here are some wellness retreats that do just that to keep on your radar.

Wellness Retreats Made For You

First up is the Unruly Retreat. This wellness retreat is hosted by Curly Curvy Conscious, a brand started by wellness influencer, Shelah Marie. The retreat focuses on resetting and realigning yourself with other like-minded Black women. Then, of course, the turn-up happens! The next trip is in May of 2024!

Black Women Healing Retreats is a platform that offers several retreats throughout the year, based out of Costa Rica. It was founded by wellness influencer, Satya X who left NYC in 2014 to experience life in Latin America. Through her journey, she created BWHR to help connect Black women to nature. The brand has a few more trips coming up for the end of the year!

The Imara Retreat is a luxury travel experience that is designed to help you reconnect to your true power. Founded by The Colored Girls, the retreat takes place in different parts of Africa. This year’s theme for the retreat is “elevation” and focuses on bringing you to you. highest self! The next retreat is this November!