Free To Be

Dordogne Region

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Oct 5 - 12, 2019
Group size: 10 - 15
Free To Be
Dordogne Region

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Oct 5 - 12, 2019
Group size: 10 - 15

About this trip

Treat yourself to a taste of luxury!

Join Tracy and Crystal at the charming  Bardouly Château and recover your inner balance in Southwest France. Experience French culture, discover world-renowned wine regions, and indulge in a week of luxury, wellness, adventure, and self-care.   

The luxuries of France are endless, turning every second into lavish moments you'll never forget!


This Blue Zaria Souljourn takes place in the South of France at a real castle, named by Elle magazine as one of the top retreat spaces in all of France. Think vineyards, history, countryside, love and all of the beauty that defines France. Chateau de Bardouly is located between Bordeaux and Toulouse in the Dordogne Region of South-West France. 

 Each room includes luxurious Egyptian cotton linens, clock, wireless speaker, armoire, chest of drawers, writing desk and plush chairs for reading.  All bathrooms are fitted with blow dryers, high-quality bath towels and luxury soap. 


Heated saltwater swimming pool
Hard surface tennis court
Lawn for croquet, boules court, badminton, and table tennis
100 acres of grounds for hiking, running and biking
Zen garden - a sensational sun trap with a bubbling fountain.  Perfect for reading and relaxing.
Fire pit
Free wifi


Seasonal, gourmet farm-to-table cuisine. Need vegan, vegetarian, gluten and dairy free?  We're on that!  

3 nutritious meals a day, made by a professionally trained French chef. 

Buffet breakfast

Three-course plated lunch

Two-course plated dinner. All meals are made farm to table, with vegan, vegetarian, gluten and dairy free options available

Special Welcome and Farewell Dinners


Yoga + Meditation

Yoga classes will be held in both the beautiful indoor yoga studio, and outside in the garden yoga nature platform. Daily yoga or meditation.

Walking + Hiking

 Immerse yourself in the culture and natural beauty of the french countryside through hikes and walks.

Transfers from Bergerac to Bardouly

Travel from the United States/Canada and other parts of the world. 

Fly to Charles de Gaulle, then transfer to a flight to Bordeaux (daily flights, from a different terminal at CDG).  The flight from Paris to Bordeaux is just over an hour.  If stopping in central Paris take a fast train from Gare Montparnasse to Bordeaux or Libourne.  Then take a train to Bergerac station or a car directly to Bardouly.   If traveling from Paris by train, the routing is through Bordeaux (Bordeaux train station is 2 hours from central Paris); then change in Bordeaux to local train to Bergerac train station - station is 25 minute drive from house).

Transfers from Bergerac train station to Bardouly Chateau available at a time to be shared in the upcoming months. 

Terms + Conditions


Cancellation Policy

Unfortunately, Blue Zaria cannot offer a refund or exchange of the deposit for this event after purchase. There are also no refunds for the remainder of the full payment after 6/1/2019. In the event of cancellation by Blue Zaria, monies paid through our sites, will be fully refunded.  

Refund Policy

What’s included

  • Accommodations
    Chateau de Bardouly, a charming 17th-century country estate in Southwest France.
  • All Meals
    All meals, are spectacular farm-to-table meals prepared by a top-rated chef.
  • Yoga + Meditation
    Expert yoga instruction, meditations, inspirations and practices with Crystal McCreary
  • Excursions
    Wine tasting, visit to a local outdoor market, winemaker for a day at a local vineyard, Hanging Gardens of Marqueyssac, cooking class. ​
  • Blue Zaria Swag
    Blue Zaria Swag Bag with new and familiar brands.
  • Transfer
    Transfers from Bergerac train station to Chateau Bardouly
  • Flights
    Please book your travel accommodations with an airline of your choice to arrive at Château Bardouly on 10/6
  • Travel Insurance
    It is required that you purchase travel insurance.
  • Tips
    $10.00 a day tip for Chateau staff and $10.00 for drivers

Available Packages

Classic Package - Double Occupancy

Superior Room (Double occupancy; cost is per person) 

Deposit: $500
Luxury Package - Single Occupancy

Superior Room -  King size bed

Deposit: $500
Haute Package -Single Occupancy

 Luxury Room - King size bed

Deposit: $500


Day 1
Saturday, October 5th

Overnight flight 

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