The 10 Best fitness camps


1. Apples & Pears

From £899 per week,

Apples & Pears' courses range from boxing to one-on-one personal-training sessions.

2. Back 2 Basics

From £599 per week,

Back 2 Basics' women-only camps in the Peak District go in for life coaching and a relaxed attitude.


3. Fit Bootcamp

From £495 per week,

All trainers at this camp in Cornwall have military experience and won't spare your blushes.


4. Borders

From £595 per week,

Borders encourages visitors to hike through the local hills or practise yoga in the fitness rooms.


5. Gavin Walsh

From £50 per day,

Walsh's one-day fitness "camps" meet in various locations around the country at work-friendly times.


6. Hillmotts Retreat

From £999 per week,

Whip yourself into shape by going for long hikes across the fields or by indulging in kettlebell training.


7. Natural Perspectives

From £419 per week,

The team encourages you to use the countryside, as well as a gym, and focus on permanent changes.


8. NuBeginnings

From £2,095 per week,

This boutique-style retreat in Devon offers healthy-eating and permanent-weight-loss workshops.


9. Prestige

From £1,100 per week,

After a day of obstacle courses and orienteering, look forward to an evening of five-star luxury.


10. The Camp

From £800 per week,

The Camp's activities range from barefoot running to Gyrokinesis (a type of extreme Pilates).