Sunsetbay Retreats

Sunsetbay Wellbeing Retreats

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The Ty Capel
The Ty Capel

Host Your Own Retreat

We’re thrilled to offer this stunning, newly converted, Gothic Style Chapel, sleeping up to 14 guests, with a hot tub and stunning garden.

Ty Capel, a beautiful gothic converted Chapel in the seaside town of Tywyn is available to rent for Yoga Retreats, we can help you every step along the way to host your own retreat.


About Ty Capel

A truly unique venue - A former Methodist Chapel, originally built in 1871

This magnificent mainly ‘open plan’ property offer very spacious accommodation, utilising the former chapel at the front and the vestry to the rear part, but unlike a number of other conversions, it retains many original features, such as the galley and feature ceilings.

The Chapel has 6 bedrooms all available for single or double use.

Four king sized bedrooms all with ensuite facilities, one of these rooms has a sofa bed, so could sleep 3 – 4 sharing. There is also one twin bedded room and I double room, these two rooms share the same bathroom.

  • Room 1 King sized bed or twin beds with ensuite and own bath 
  • Room 2 Loft room with King sized bed or twin beds with ensuite
  • Room 3 King sized bed and double sofa bed with ensuite
  • Room 4 King size bed en suite situated on the ground floor next to the Kitchen
  • King sized bed or twin beds shares bathroom with room 6
  • Twin beds and a single sofa bed shares bathroom with room 5

We offer the following options:

Midweek: Monday – Thursday  

Long weekend: Thursday or Friday – Sunday 

Full week: Monday – Sunday  

Additional Accommodation
Additional Accommodation

Sunsetbay Beach House

Also available we have another property Sunsetbay Beach House 7 mins away from the Chapel on the seafront, this is ideal as an overflow venue or for sole use of hosts and visiting teachers. 

  1. King sized bed, sole use of separate family bathroom 

  2. Double bed ensuite – sea view 

  3. Bunk Beds – sea view (would have to share family bathroom or wet room)  

  4. Double (day bed) – with own wet room / shower room. 

Book Our Venue

Ty Capel a beautiful gothic converted Chapel in the seaside town of Tywyn is available to rent for Yoga Retreats, we can help you every step along the way to host your own retreat.

Yoga Space
Yoga Space

Yoga in the Chapel

The main hall in The Chapel is the perfect space for Yoga sessions, situated in the heart of The Chapel it’s a large, beautiful, spiritual room with a wooden floor, stained glass windows and a high ceiling letting in plenty of natural light during the daytime! It’s also the perfect ambiance for candlelit yoga in the evenings!

There is a log burner and extra heating supplied in the winter.

The main hall, having once been the meeting place for the congregation, holds a very special atmosphere which is notable as soon as you walk in, it can comfortably hold 12 guests plus a teacher.

We supply:

Mats, bolsters, blocks, eye pillows, blankets and straps.

Zen Garden
Zen Garden

Warmer Days

The zen garden at the back of The Chapel is also perfect for outdoor yoga on sunny days, suitable for approximately eight participants.

If you love the outdoors, we have discovered many amazing spaces to practice in nature. You can head down to the beach about a seven-minute walk from the Chapel and give your guests the amazing experience of practicing yoga and meditation to the sounds of the sea! We can recommend the best places along the seafront and the nearby walled garden with a fairy forest and dedicated meditation areas.

Tywyn is right in the middle of Wales situated on the coast between the mountains and the sea.

Famous for its stunning sunsets and natural beauty spots. Tywyn has a railway station with links for all over the UK, the venue is a 5 min walk from the station. We can organise a local cab company to pick up guests from the station. We can also organise a local cab company for day trips with a mini bus holds up-to 12 people.


Ty Capel Facilities

Main Room

Yoga takes place in the heart of The Chapel in the main room which comfortably holds 14- 16 people. This is a huge room, formally where The Chapel congregation would have sat, it has a beautiful high ceiling and wooden floor with a log burner.


Just off the kitchen is the snug, a very comfortable sitting room to take some quiet time, read, relax, paint or chat, we also use the snug for our massage therapist and treatments. It also has a sofa bed.


A large kitchen with all utensils and lots of work space, in the kitchen, sits a long wooden table and church-style chairs, that seats up 16 people for meals.

Utility Room

In addition to the Kitchen there is a large utility room with an extra washing machine, lots of work space to prepare additional food etc. We use this area for guests to make their own tea and coffee.


There is a large garden with lots of areas to sit and relax plus a Hot tub, cold water pod and Fire Pit. A beautiful astroturf garden ideal for yoga, meditation or relaxing.


Additional Add-ons

You can run the retreat exactly as you would like by just hiring the venue and organising all you own food activities etc if you need any extras we can supply the following for an extra fee:


Bring your own cook / chef or book one of our food providers ranging from Vegetarian – Vegan – Plant Based - Pescatarian – Gourmet. Start at £35 - a day depending on which chef you require.

Yoga Equipment

Mats - Bolsters - Blocks - Eye Pillows - Straps.

Walking Guide

Knowledgeable, experienced local guide with many walks to offer. Choose a day or half day with a local walking guide to explore the area, waterfalls, lakes, hills, coastal etc, various walks and duration available. £50 half day £100 all day


1 hour or 2 hour paddleboarding in the Dovey Estuary includes wetsuits and paddleboards with qualified instructors. £50 per 2 hour session £35 one hour includes wetsuits on the dovey estuary


Bikes available to rent or book a guide.


Local experts in Massage – Reflexology – Reiki – Tarot – Life Coaching

Gong Bath

2 hour session with beautiful Tibetan bowls, bells and gongs. £125

Welsh Folk Music

Local Baird will tell Welsh stories and fables sing original Welsh songs around the wood burner.. £100


There is an option to rent a people carrier hire of 6 seater people carrier £150

Ty Capel Galary


Costs to rent Ty Capel

Ty Capel prices vary depending on school holidays. Prices below are for out-of-season and are listed for the whole rental period.


Monday to Thursday

£ 675+

Long Weekend

Thursday to Sunday

£ 876+


Monday to Monday

£ 1095+

Costs to rent The Beach House


Monday to Thursday

£ 375+

Long Weekend

Thursday to Sunday

£ 495+


Monday to Monday

£ 615+

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