October Highlights

Fall Fun


It’s no secret that October is one of the most thrilling months of the year! It is representative of the autumnal change. It brings with it cooler weather, pretty scenery, and an overall sense of fun! In order to remind you of the gift that is October, here are just a few of the great things we have planned for the month of October.


See what we have in store below and book your stay today!

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October 6-13 Move to the Rhythm 

In addition to our regular programming, we bring you a week of dance fitness classes that are fun, energetic, and make you feel amazing. Find your inner Broadway dancer with Yuichi, a favorite guest instructor and former Broadway performer, or try something new like Bollywood or Zumba! You’ll have a great time in a group class setting learning line dancing or Dancing Your Freedom and expressing yourself in a relaxed fun environment. Let’s lighten your load and get light on your feet for a week of fun and relaxation.

October 13-20 Shaman Dani Burling 

During this week, you will be able to experience one of the most ancient and scared healing traditions known to mankind in the form of gatherings and beautiful ceremonies. Passed down from the lineage of the Inca Shamans of Peru, you will be able to participate in classes, ceremonies and healing sessions for a multi-dimensional experience that allows the shaman to facilitate a clearing of imbalances in order to align with your sacred destiny.You will come to see yourself, others, your past, and your future differently while you partake in these one-of-a-kind experiences.

October 20-27 Astrology Week with Alex Bunshaft

It’s all in your stars. A Women’s Week with real star power. In addition to your full Golden Door program, join in daily talks that revolve around you and your birth chart. The Beginning of Your Story: Your Birth Chart, Your Ascendant: The First Impression You Make, Nodes of the Moon: Your Life’s Mission, Top of the Chart: Your Success Zone, and Your Lucky Stars. Lectures on astrology that encourage guest engagement are planned in addition to the regular Golden Door experience.

60th Anniversary Celebration

October 27: Women Only 
October 31: Coed Weekend – Never Before Offered

In honor of our 60th Anniversary, you’re invited to celebrate with us! Experience Golden Door’s award-winning health & wellness program at this rarely offered 3-Night Stay at an incredible rate. Festivities to include a 60th Anniversary dinner celebration, retro fitness classes, Dance through the Decades with Yuichi, gifts and giveaways.



  • A private room with your own garden deck or patio
  • Warm-ups, shorts, t-shirts and terry robe are supplied and laundered daily
  • Golden Door Skin Care products
  • Courtesy roundtrip transportation from San Diego or Los Angeles area airports


    • A personal program interview
    • Personal training sessions
    • Over 40 fitness classes from light to challenging
    • Mindfulness and improvement sessions
    • A personalized take-home fitness plan
    • Evening programs and lectures


    • Detailed skin analysis and personalized treatment recommendations
    • Skin care and body treatment sessions
    • In-room massage
    • Herbal Wrap
    • Manicure & pedicure
    • Private sessions and a la carte services can be scheduled at an additional cost


    • A meal plan that reflects your dietary needs and preferences
    • Fresh produce grown on our bio-intensive farms
    • Breakfast and a mid-morning snack
    • Lunch and mid-afternoon snack
    • Appetizers and dinner
    • Nutrition education classes
    • A weekly cooking class
    • A celebratory alfresco group lunch or dinner on our farm

Our Facilities

    • 600 acres of native hills, meadows, Japanese gardens, and citrus groves
    • 12 mountain or meadow hikes of varying challenge on
    • 25 miles of private trails
    • 7 state of the art gyms
    • 2 swimming pools
    • Watsu Water Therapy pool
    • 2 labyrinths
    • A lighted tennis court
    • A bathhouse with Jacuzzi, steam-room and sauna, and 9 skincare and body care treatment rooms
    • 5 acres of bio-intensive gardens

For Reservations

Please book online, call (888) 517-3304 or e-mail

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