The Best of Summer


Every summer has its own story and some summers (like this one) are so saturated with sunshine and sublime moments that we wish we could exist in their pages forever.

The summer of 2016 marked a beautiful chapter in the story of Emily Moon. Many memories were made in Simon’s Bar and Emily’s Restaurant over lazy lunches, sundowners and candlelit dinners.

The lodge was packed with travelers from near and far enjoying our riverside pool, walking through Emily’s grounds and paddling on her river.

Here’s a glimpse into summer 2016!

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Yoga Retreat | May 2016

Yoga and Health Retreat Emily Moon Plett 2016 (1 of 1)

This May, Emily Moon becomes the backdrop to your tale of both escape and mindfulness. We are excited to announce that we will holding a Yoga & Relaxation Retreat from the 13 – 16 May 2016! (Click here for more info) Imagine 3 days of luxury, yoga, meditation, relaxation and exploration!

Last August Eve Cunard lead our first Yoga & Health Retreat to celebrate Women’s Day. Eve trained as a yoga teacher in the UK, her practice shaped by the hands of teachers inspired by the late Vanda Scaravelli. Here’s what she had to say about the weekend and what you can expect to experience at our retreat in May!

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Yoga & Health Retreat

Emily Moon River Lodge and Yoga Experience (previously Go Yoga) are holding two Yoga & Health Retreats in August. Treat yourself to 3 days of luxury, yoga, meditation, relaxation and exploration, from either 7 – 10 August or 20 – 23 August 2015.

Tucked away along the bends of the Bitou River in Plettenberg Bay, Emily Moon River Lodge becomes a backdrop to your tale of both escape and mindfulness. Relish a 3 night stay in our 4-star boutique hotel and dine on the finest vegetarian cuisine in the Garden Route.

Deepen your practise with Sally Flanagan Gutjahr’s mindful and authentic approach to yoga and enjoy a session of integrated massage therapy with Joy Harrow.

During your free time explore Plettenberg Bay’s world-class beaches, tan by the pool or choose from a range of activities such as canoeing, mountain biking, hiking and bird watching.

Numbers are limited, so email to book your spot!

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