Satmya Retreats Ireland

Satmya retreats are about learning and gaining a deeper insight into your body & mind. We have both residential & day retreats available. Our retreats combine Yoga, Meditation, Ayurveda wellness classes, Dosha analysis, Ayurvedic Nutrition, cleanses and much more.

On our retreats there is time to relax but this is not the only focus. We encourage participants to partake in our wellness classes and gain a deeper insight into their lives. Our retreats are tailored according to the seasons whilst also paying attention to individual needs.

We choose beautiful & luxurious locations around Ireland. Some of our locations include: Dromoland Castle, Lisnavagh House & Gardens, Springfield Castle and Cliffs of Moher Retreat Centre.

About Satmya

Satmya is a natural medicine & learning centre located in Killaloe, Co. Clare. Satmya was established in 2007 by Doug & Yvette Hyde. We started doing retreats in 2013 as we wanted to offer people a chance to immerse themselves in the Ayurvedic way of living…. read more about Satmya here

Satmya Dispensary

Ayurveda teaches health in a way that is understandable & sustainable. It is the ancient wisdom of a very nourishing, practical & firmly rooted tradition.

For bookings or enquiries call 061 622751 or email info@satmya.ie

Doug Hyde

Adv Dip Ayur, B.A. (Biology)

Satmya Retreat FacilitatorsDuring the retreat, Doug will be teaching you all about Ayurveda

Doug is the Ayurvedic practitioner & co-owner of Satmya. Doug was first introduced to Ayurveda whilst taking a sports psychology class as part of his biology degree in the University of Denver (DU). At the time Douggie was on a swimming scholarship in DU and as an elite swimmer the ancient science of Ayurveda peaked his interest greatly.

Upon retiring from swimming he pursued Ayurveda full time at Ayurveda College, Australia. Under the tutelage of professor Jason Chandler a highly respected Vaidyacharya (Ayurvedic Doctor & Teacher) he studied classical Ayurveda for 4 years. Douggie graduated in 2007 and returned home to set up Satmya in Killaloe.

He has a special interest in Ayurveda in Sports and Ayurvedic education. He teaches regularly around the country and at Satmya.

Julie Hyde

Ayurveda lifestyle consultant & Registered Yoga Teacher

Julie is the Yoga teacher on the Satmya Retreats

Julie is the Yoga teacher on the Satmya Retreats

During the retreat, Julie will be teaching Hatha Yoga, Restorative Yoga and Pranayama 

Julie teaches Hatha, Restorative & Sports Yoga in many centres around Munster. 

Julie took her first yoga class at the age of sixteen and has always had a deep sense of the uplifting benefits of Yoga in both body and mind. She completed a diploma in Hatha Yoga Teacher Training under Roy Griffin in YTTC Dublin. She teaches traditional Hatha Yoga asanas along with pranayama, relaxation and meditation.

Julie was introduced to Ayurveda by her brother Doug in 2006. After seeing the immense benefits of implementing Ayurvedic principles she decided to study Ayurveda herself. She completed her Ayurveda training at Ayurveda College, NSW, Australia.