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The Essence Evolved Luxury Retreat
September 12, 2024 - September 16, 2024

Inner You Luxury Wellness Events and Retreats Presents:

The Essence Evolved Retreat

Welcome to The Essence Evolved Luxury Retreat – Where self-care takes center stage! Immerse yourself in the lap of luxury as we redefine relaxation in our exclusive wellness retreat. It's not just a getaway; it's a journey of pampering, letting go, and investing in the most important person – YOU! Get ready to shift mindsets, rejuvenate your essence, and embark on a witty adventure of self-discovery. Because your well-being deserves a standing ovation!


Indulging in Exclusivity: This all-inclusive wellness retreat offers a sanctuary away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. Experience the luxury of exclusivity as you step into a world where every detail is designed to cater to your well-being.


Waking Up to Rejuvenation: Imagine waking up each morning to the gentle rustle of palm trees and the soothing sounds of the ocean. This wellness retreat provides a serene environment where you can start your day feeling refreshed and revitalized, ready to embrace the day ahead.


Embracing Peace and Tranquility: Escape the chaos and embrace tranquility. Immerse yourself in the peaceful surroundings, allowing your mind and body to unwind. It's the perfect opportunity to reconnect with yourself and find inner peace.


Relaxation Redefined: Experience true relaxation with spa treatments and wellness activities. From yoga sessions overlooking the turquoise waters to therapeutic massages, you will be pampered and have complete relaxation.


Being Pampered in Luxury: Indulge in the lap of luxury with top-notch amenities and services. From gourmet dining to personalized concierge services, every detail is taken care of so you can focus on yourself.

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What's included:​

  • 5 Days/4 Nights Luxury Accommodations (Valued at $6648.00)

  • International Round trip flight **

  • Transfers to and from Airport (Valued at $380)

  • Travel Insurance

  • All Meals and Drinks (Alcoholic/Non-Alcoholic (Included)

  • Wellness Workshops (Valued at $900.00)

  • Sound Healing Ceremony (Valued at $75.00)

  • Hammam Experience (Valued at $75.00)

  • Beach Dinner (Valued at $175.00)

  • Group Photographs & Gorgeous Photo Opportunities (Valued at $500)

  • Sweets and Treats Basket (Valued at $75.00)

  • Swag Bag (Valued at $100.00)

  • Virtual Pre-Trip Party (Included)

  • Group Curated Off- Resort Excursions (Valued at $380)

  • Resort Amenities (Included)

  • Post Trip Call (Included)

  • Lifelong Connections (Priceless)

  • Sisterhood and Community (Priceless)

  • Pampering, Relaxation and Fun (Priceless)

  • And so much more


What‘s not included:

  • Souvenirs and shopping

  • Tips

  • Spa Treatments

**flight from JFK or city near you​. Flight prices may vary which may increase price of retreat.

Who Should Attend?


This retreat is for the woman who craves balance, connection, and self-discovery. Whether you're a career-driven professional, a devoted mother, or someone seeking a break from your daily routine, The Essence Evolved Luxury Retreat is tailored for you. Embrace the opportunity to connect with women who share your aspirations, dreams, and zest for life.


Why Attend?


In the whirlwind of life, it's easy to lose sight of the most important person – yourself. The Essence Evolved Luxury Retreat is not just a getaway; it's a profound investment in your well-being. Imagine a sanctuary where self-care becomes a priority, a community of like-minded women supporting each other, and a haven where every need is anticipated and fulfilled.


What this retreat addresses?


Escape the Hustle and Bustle: Break free from the chaos of daily life and immerse yourself in the tranquility of Barbados. Your soul craves a break, and The Essence Evolved Luxury Retreat is here to provide it.


Lack of Self-Care: Are you feeling drained, overwhelmed, and disconnected? Reconnect with your inner self through our carefully curated wellness workshops, spa treatments, and mindful activities.


Isolation: In a world filled with constant demands, it's easy to feel alone. Join a sisterhood of remarkable women who understand and uplift, creating bonds that last a lifetime.


Mindset Shift: It's time to break free from limiting beliefs. This retreat is designed to empower you with a fresh perspective and a renewed sense of purpose.

The Experience

Experience a profound shift in mindset as our transformative activities and wellness sessions guide you towards a new, empowered version of yourself. Revel in the joy of profound connections, finding solace in a community that celebrates your journey.


Luxe Accommodations:

Indulge in opulent surroundings where comfort meets elegance, creating the perfect backdrop.


Luxury Dining:

Indulge your senses with luxury dining experiences that tantalize your taste buds. From exquisite local flavors to international delights, the culinary journey is a celebration of the finest cuisine.


Breathtaking Views:

Wake up to the gentle embrace of the Caribbean breeze and the ocean views. Let the beauty of Barbados inspire and uplift you.


Transformative Off-Site Excursions:

Immerse yourself in the rich culture of Barbados with carefully curated excursions that promise adventure, enlightenment, and pure joy.

The Resort

Ocean 2 Beach Club & Spa

Dover Road Christ Church

Barbados, BB15020

Launched December 2021, the O2 Beach Club and Spa has redefined the Caribbean All-Inclusive experience with a fresh new take on this popular concept. Offering elegant rooms and spacious suites -90% with breath-taking views of the Caribbean Sea. Located just 15 minutes from the airport and 20 minutes from Bridgetown. Offering adult only pools and spaces, O2 Beach Club and Spa is ideal and offers a wide variety of spaces ensuring that everyone can find their perfect relaxation spot. Property includes:


6 dining options

7 bars

3 pools

non-motorized water sports

1,000 ft. of beachfront

beachfront dining

nightly entertainment

full-service spa

much more


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bathroom 2
jr suite 1


Luxury Oceanview Jr Suite:

Double Occupancy $3880.00 pp

Single Occupancy $4749.00 (if available)

Luxury Pool View Jr Suite:

Double Occupancy $3420.00pp SOLD OUT

Single Occupancy $4369.00 (if available)

Prices subject to change depending on time of booking

Limited spots

$550 deposit required to secure your spot

Full investment due by July1, 2024

Payment plans available


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Meet Your Host
Danielle W. Turner
CEO | Self-Care Advocate | Therapist | Best-Selling Author | Retreat Host

Danielle Turner, Licensed Clinical Social Worker, therapist, best-selling author, retreat host and podcast host, is the CEO and owner of Inner You Clinical Services, LLC, which is a mental health group private practice offering therapy services to adults, children and families. Danielle is also known as Danielle the self-care advocate, providing luxury wellness events and retreats for women. Danielle is the creator and administrator of the Inner Harmony Self-Care Circle private Facebook group for women going through difficult life transitions.


Danielle holds a master’s degree of social work from Springfield College and is a certified trauma-informed individual and group therapist trained in cognitive behavioral therapy. You can hear Danielle discuss a number of mental health and self-care topics on The Purple Butterfly Podcast. Danielle is a co-author of Blessed Not Broken, Vol. 4 The Power of Letting Go. Danielle has created The Ultimate Inner You Self-Care Workbook and The Ultimate Inner You Morning Mindset Workbook. Danielle has been interviewed in several magazines and has been guest on many podcasts.


In 2021, Danielle was named one of Connecticut’s 100 Women of Color for community service. Danielle has been awarded the 2022 Mental Health Innovator of the Year award and the 2022 Phenomenal Women in Business award. In 2023, Danielle was awarded the Social Media Influencer award. Danielle is a graduate of the Knownpeuners Accelerated Business Program for BIPOC small business owners, a graduate of the NSADQ Milestone Business Program for women entrepreneurs and a graduate of Cornell University Women in Business Program. Danielle has been accepted into the Goldman Sachs Black Women in Business Spring 2024 Cohort.


Danielle’s mission is to help individuals learn the value of self-care through holistic healing where mind, body and soul find peace and inner harmony. You can connect with Danielle at, or visit her website at and Facebook @ Danielle Turner, Instagram: @danielletheselfcareadvocate LinkedIn: Danielle Turner.


What is the cancellation and deposit policy?


Deposit Requirement:

A nonrefundable deposit of $550.00 is required at the time of registration to secure your spot in the wellness retreat.


Cancellation Policy:

This retreat is non-refundable. 

Retreat Cancellation by Organizer:

We reserve the right to cancel the retreat if it does not meet the minimum number of participants required. In such cases, participants will be notified, and a full refund (minus deposit of $550.00) will be provided.


Retreat Cancellation Insurance:

RETREAT CANCELLATION INSURANCE is strongly recommended for all participants. This insurance can provide coverage in case of unexpected events leading to trip cancellations. The deposit is nonrefundable under any circumstances, and participants are encouraged to consider trip cancellation insurance for added protection.

What airport do I fly into?

The Grantley Adams International Airport -BGI. Flights are not included in the retreat price. Ground transportation will be provided for you to and from the airport to the resort. If you are unable to arrive in time to be on those transports. we can help you arrange your own transportation (at your cost).

Is airfare included?

Yes.  Round trip international airfare is included in the price of the retreat.  Depending on the state you are departing from, airfare cost may vary, which may increase the total price of the retreat.  We will ensure to inform you of any increase in price at the time of reserving your spot. You can book your own flights if you prefer. 


What are the entry requirements?

All visitors to Barbados must have a valid passport and valid return ticket to be allowed entry. Your passport cannot expire within 6 months of traveling. The passport must be valid for the duration of your stay.


Do I have to share a room with someone I do not know?

No, you do not! You can bring a friend or family member. This retreat is for women over the age of 21. You can also invest in a single occupancy room. However, if you are flying solo, we can connect you with someone to room with, if you prefer a double occupancy room.


I am unsure that I can leave my family for 5 days?

It can be hard to take time away from our daily responsibilities, but that is exactly what The Essence Evolved Luxury retreat is about. This retreat is an opportunity for you to prioritize self-care. The retreat offers a unique opportunity for her to focus on personal growth, relaxation, and rejuvenation. Investing time in oneself can lead to increased energy, productivity, and a better ability to handle work and family responsibilities in the long run. The activities and workshops are designed to empower you with tools that can positively impact your personal and professional lives. Taking the time for self-reflection and personal growth can lead to stronger connections with loved ones upon returning. Taking care of one's well-being is not a selfish act but a necessary foundation for a more fulfilling and balanced life.

Who do I talk to if I have more questions?

We are always here for you! You can email me directly at and we can schedule a phone call or zoom right away. You can also reach out to our travel partner Alexis Pettaway at Either myself or Alexis will have an answer for you.

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