The Photo Shed Academy


Join us for two, three or four weeks in Raw Nature, to connect with yourself, your surrounds and your creativity.

An incredible collaboration of professionals in the Unesco area of the Overberg in South Africa. 


Starting Dates: 

  • 1 February 2022

  • 1 May 2022

  • 1 August 2022

  • 1 November 2022

Retreat activities


  • Beach, river, mountain and forest walks.

  • Ocean, lagoon, river, dam and waterfall swims.

  • Stretching, yoga and pilates classes.

  • Breathing, meditating, mindfulness and relaxation classes.

  • Kayaks, sunset cruises, whale boat trips and shark cage diving trips.

  • All fitness levels are catered for.

Retreat courses


  • Photography, painting, sketching and writing.

  • All skills levels are catered for.

  • Equipment is available for hire or purchase, or BYO! 

  • While we encourage you try all activities, they are optional. 

Retreat Coaching
  • Life skill, mindset, accountability and self care.
Retreat options
Taking part:
  • While we encourage you try all activities, courses and coaching sessions, they are optional. 
Retreat transport


  • Airport transfers from Cape Town International Airport.

  • Transport to all activities courses and coaching sessions.

Retreat meals


  • Food is sourced from local farms.

  • Complied by nutritionists and prepared by qualified chefs.

  • Breakfast and lunch included daily. Dinner on own or optional extra. 

  • All dietary requirements are catered for.

  • Detox diet available. 

Retreat accommodation


  • Wooden cabin on lagoon edge.

  • Luxury ‘pod’ in the Fynbos.

  • 5 star Hotel with Spa in Hermanus. 

Retreat all ages

Caters for:

  • All ages

  • Couples 

  • Solo Travellers 

  • Groups 



*Prices from $500.00 per person, per day.


By booking this Package, you agree to be bound by thephotoshedacademy.com indemnity terms and conditions. thephotoshedacademy.com, its staff, employees, suppliers and partners will not be held responsible for loss, injury, death or damage including consequential loss of any nature whatsoever while on the tour, in the shared transport, in the accommodation or during an activity. By booking this tour you understand and accept this. thephotoshedacademy.com will do their best to avoid any circumstances that may lead to the above.

Strict Covid 19 regulations adhered to.  

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