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A transformative luxury getaway

Women’s Retreat

Women's Retreat at Bike Glendhu

Join us for the first Bike Glendhu Women’s Retreat in partnership with Cross Hill Lodge & Domes.

The Bike Glendhu Women’s Retreat is a transformative women-only weekend that aims to provide a rejuvenating escape from daily routines and empower women through mountain bike coaching, mindful practices, and luxury experiences.

It will be held in picturesque Wanaka, from January 19-21st, 2024, with 8-10 attendees. Participants will have the opportunity to connect with like-minded individuals, find inspiration, and foster personal growth in a supportive and nurturing environment.


Please note that airport transfers are available if required.

2pm: Arrival at Cross Hill

2:30pm: Meet & Greet with nibbles

5-6pm: Secret Sauna Private Session

7:00pm: Dinner at Cross Hill Lodge with wine pairings

7-8am: Yoga session in the Beehive Dome at Cross Hill Lodge & Geo Domes

8am: Post yoga breakfast at Cross Hill Lodge

9:15am: Depart for Bike Glendhu (transport provided by Bike Glendhu)

10am-1pm: Morning MTB coaching session at Bike Glendhu (Can-Am shuttling provided)

1:15pm: Lunch catered by Velo Café and Nutrition Talk with Emily Bugg, Bike Glendhu ambassador and owner of Good Roots Feasting

2:30-4:30pm: Afternoon MTB coaching session (Can-Am shuttling provided)

5pm: Depart Bike Glendhu and return to Cross Hill (transport provided by Bike Glendhu)

5:30pm: Relax and unwind by Lake Hawea post-ride

7pm: Depart Cross Hill for 7:30pm dinner reservation at Muttonbird (transport provided by Wanaka Transfers)

9:30pm: Return to Cross Hill Lodge & Domes

8-9am: Breakfast at the Cross Hill Lodge

9:30am: Departure from Cross Hill to Bike Glendhu (transport provided by Bike Glendhu)

10:30am-1:30pm: MTB coaching session at Bike Glendhu (Can-Am shuttling provided)

1:45pm: Lunch and bubbles at Velo Café

3:30pm: Retreat departure

Please note airport transports are available.


Cross Hill Lodge and Domes are nestled in an exclusive location on the shores of beautiful Lake Hawea, the Domes offer high country hospitality and premium comfort in a remote, peaceful setting.

Each of the six domes at Cross Hill has a 40sqm interior with a 30sqm deck, perfect to relaxing. The dramatic mountain skyline that surrounds the nest of domes reminds you that you are on the edge of the mountains. While the sky provides you with the temperament of the weather in real time and due to our Island geography, it constantly changes. The abundant birdlife and amazing night skies complete this eco escape.


The retreat includes trail passes and Can-Am shuttling for two days at Bike Glendhu with a world-class MTB coach (a full day on the Saturday and half day on the Sunday). Learn vital skills for tackling both flow and tech riding on trails that are suited for all abilities.

Bike Glendhu MTB Park is situated in beautiful Glendhu Bay, just 10 minutes outside of Wanaka CBD and 20 minutes from retreat accommodation. Everything you need for an epic weekend is here, with over 40kms of trails for all abilities, ebike, and full suspension bike hires, shuttles and a rad base area with café and beer garden.


  • 2x nights’ stay in a luxury dome at Cross Hill Lodge & Domes (with optional add-on of massage sessions at Cross Hill Lodge)
  • All meals included with breakfasts a Cross Hill Lodge, lunch catered at Bike Glendhu MTB Park and  one paddock-to-plate inspired dinner and drinks at CRoss Hille Lodge, another at Muttonbird in Wanaka CBD.
  • 2x days of mountain biking with world-class coaches + Can-Am shuttling at Bike Glendhu (with optional add-on of ebike or full suspension rental)
  • Morning yoga hosted at the Beehive at Cross Hill
  • Sauna and cold plunge experience with The Secret Sauna at Cross Hill
  • Transport to and from all retreat location (with optional add-on transport to and from regional airports)


To request a booking for the Bike Glendhu Women’s Retreat, supported by Cross Hill Lodge & Domes, please click the button below and fill in our booking form. A member of the Bike Glendhu team will then be in touch to confirm your booking and process payment.

We can’t wait to welcome you to the retreat.