Welcome to Naked Soul Space, your sanctuary of tranquility nestled in the heart of South Canterbury, New Zealand. We invite you to embark on a transformative journey, where the chaos of daily life dissipates, and a renewed sense of well-being flourishes.


At Naked Soul Space, we understand the profound importance of self-care and the need to find solace away from the relentless demands of modern living. Our retreat is dedicated to offering you a haven where you can escape the bustling world and immerse yourself in the restorative powers of hydrotherapy and contrast therapy.


Naked Soul Space is more than just a retreat; it is a sanctuary where you can embark on a journey of self-discovery and healing. We believe in the power of seclusion, offering you a private oasis to recharge physically, mentally, emotionally, and spiritually. Whether you seek respite from the clamor of daily life, a space for deep reflection, or an opportunity to reconnect with your innermost self, Naked Soul Space is your sanctuary.


Conveniently located just 10 minutes from the Timaru boundary, our rural retreat offers a serene escape from the world, enveloping you in nature's embrace. Here, time slows down, and the symphony of silence invites you to rediscover your true essence.


Unwind, rejuvenate, and find harmony at Naked Soul Space. Allow yourself the gift of healing and embark on a journey of self-care that will leave you replenished, restored, and ready to embrace life's boundless possibilities.


Naked Soul Space, a haven of natural healing and serenity, has been lovingly crafted by the hands and hearts of its founders, Amanda Bisset-Popma and Marcel Popma. This wellness retreat embodies their shared passion for good health and wellbeing. Their deep appreciation for rural life's simplicity and serenity resonates within every inch of Naked Soul Space.

Amanda, a true daughter of Timaru, has always been captivated by the healing potential of nature's gifts. Her unwavering belief in the body's innate ability to heal itself, when cared for with love and respect, is the foundation upon which Naked Soul Space stands. Drawing upon her divine purpose and generations of alternative therapies and healing practices, Amanda's journey led her to embrace the magic of plants, discovering the power of herbal remedies and the art of mindful activities. With a natural affinity for health and an intuitive spirit, she embraces her inner hippie, guided by a holistic approach to wellness that nurtures mind, body, and soul.

Marcel, hailing from the picturesque Netherlands, home of windmills, tulips, bicycles, and canals, is the driving force behind the creation of Naked Soul Space's beautiful and authentic spaces. Gifted with a talent for craftsmanship and a love for working with his hands, Marcel brings their vision to life, weaving together nature's elements to craft spaces that exude peace, tranquility, and a deep sense of connection.

Together, Amanda and Marcel are a dynamic duo, inspired by their shared love for rural living and the sense of peace it brings. Their dream of creating a wellness retreat with an abundance of offerings has blossomed into reality at Naked Soul Space.

In this nurturing space, Amanda's passion for herbs and good health merges seamlessly with Marcel's creative artistry, culminating in an oasis that invites guests to rediscover their inner balance and connection with nature. At Naked Soul Space, we invite you to embark on a journey of self-discovery and rejuvenation, guided by the healing magic of plants, the power of mindful activities, and the warm hospitality of Amanda and Marcel. Welcome to a sanctuary where your soul can be fully embraced, and your well-being restored.

We look forward to meeting you soon.

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