Cote d’Azur Chateau to host ‘Let’s Salsa’ luxury dance retreat, 10th -13th Oct 2019

Luxury South of France residence Chateau Lou Casteou today offers a saving of 12% off all places at its new luxury dance and fitness retreat, held Thursday 10th to Sunday 13th October, 2019.

The four-day, all-inclusive residential stay will offer guests a chance to try out the different dance disciplines of salsa, bachata, cha cha,

kizomba, merengue and semba, catering for both beginners and advanced dancers wishing to improve their dancing skills.

The dance program is led by a highly skilled and experienced team of dance professionals including Christian Jean-Francois, Laith Sami, Simon Mascarenhas, John Let’s Salsa and Tym Fuego. Christian is a Kizomba, Semba and Cuban specialist, who has won several awards, including best European Kizomba teacher and a prestigious Lukas award. Laith Sami Is twice-European salsa champion.

Dancing is complimented by fitness activities designed to improve core and leg muscle groups used in dance. These include core strengthening and fun swiss ball sessions, water and Latino aerobics, boxercise and a tennis workshop. Wine tasting and cocktails will be served in the evenings around the pool, followed by elegant dinners and themed dance party nights.

All meals, drinks and wines are prepared from the very best local ingredients – nutritionally-balanced feasts designed to be both healthy and delicious. All breakfasts, lunches and dinners will be served around the chateau’s pool, in its historic cloisters or elegant, period reception rooms.

Price includes four days accommodation, all meals with wine, a champagne reception, daily dance and fitness classes, excursions and transfers from Nice airport.

The retreat is the newest offering from the stunning, historic residence near Cannes – the 112-year-old hillside chateau set within its own private grounds, amidst French Riviera countryside. Lou Casteou already offers highly popular four-day luxury residential tennis retreats and the Body Tonic fitness breaks.


Lou Casteou’s dance retreat is currently priced at £1,100pp for a private en-suite room with sea (down from £1,250pp) or mountain-view or £836pp for two guests sharing a room (down from £950pp).

For more information about the new dance or any of Lou Casteou’s other retreats or hiring the chateau for corporate or private events, please contact Morag McLaren Baxter by email on or telephone +44 (0)7990 573 287.

Mitra Wicks

Editor in Chief