Aloe Vera Healing 

Private Plant-Based Retreats

~Big Island of Hawaii~

Detox - Weight Loss - Immune System & Digestive Support

Retreats 100% Tailored to Meet Your Needs

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The beauty of booking this plant-based private retreat is that YOU get to choose how you spend your time here...

We just make it really easy for you to receive what you need, whether it's detox, weight-loss, a little RnR, or support with your overall health.

Check out the some of the options below to give you an idea of what your private retreat might look like.

This Private Plant-Based Retreat with a Focus on Aloe Vera and Other Healing Plants Is Perfect for You If:

Do You Want to Include a Little Big Island Adventure in Your Private Retreat?

If you want adventure, then we'll happily be your own private tour guides. Noah Dawn has a wealth of knowledge as a local who was born and raised on the Big Island of Hawaii. He'll teach you things and give you the download about this island, unlike any other tour guide could.

  • We have all the gear to bring you camping on a beautiful white sand beach where the dolphins love to play;
  • We have masks and fins to bring you snorkeling;
  • We know the best spots to bring you hiking;
  • We will show you the wonderful waterfalls that this island has to offer;
  • Explore the wonders of the volcano;
  • Introduce you to dozens of incredible sea turtles;
  • Explore some beautiful remote beaches;
  • We will take you on cultural outings including a tour of the local artisan markets
  • We can tour you around local, organic farms;
  • If you want some real adventure, we'll accompany you to Sunday Ecstatic dance!

Want to Learn More about Raw Foods?

If you want your experience to be more revolved around learning about living a healthier lifestyle and incorporating more raw and whole foods into your life, then we can definitely make that happen. If you're looking to upgrade your health, and don't know where to start then this private retreat will be a great fit for you. We will meet you where you're starting from and walk you one step at a time through a wealth of easy-to-follow information. We will spend time in the kitchen teaching you how to make a variety of different healthy recipes.

  • The principles of healthy living;
  • Raw food 101 - essentials to support you on your journey;
  • Basic misconceptions about raw foods debunked;
  • Pitfalls to avoid on the raw vegan path;
  • How to unhook yourself from addictive foods;
  • How to prepare delicious raw foods including: breakfast, lunch dinner, easy to-go snacks, desserts and dehydrated foods too!
  • How to eat healthy on a busy schedule;
  • How to set up a raw food kitchen;
  • How to navigate living a raw food lifestyle in social situations;
  • Learn mindful eating techniques to help you become more of an intuitive eater;
  • A signed paperback copy of Unhooked: A Holistic Approach to Ending Your Food;
  • A 7-day high-raw, whole foods meal plan.

About Your Hosts

Laura Dawn is a holistic health consultant, raw food chef, speaker, author and up-and-coming food photographer. She is the author of Unhooked: A Holistic Approach to Ending Your Struggle with Food as well as  Mindful Eating for Dummies ". After discovering the secrets to healing her disordered eating, Laura Dawn has inspired others to drop their struggle with food and weight. A dynamic keynote speaker, her passion is to inspire people to choose a sustainable path of health and happiness. She is the founder of Happy & Raw ( and runs health retreats in Hawaii, where she resides on her organic farm.

Noah Dawn is a wonderfully supportive husband, incredible chef, knower of more random information than you can ever possibly imagine and super fun tour guide!

This past year Noah and Laura Dawn we're featured on HGTV's House Hunters for their Off the Grid living series (which will be airing in September 2015). They are total believers in the power of manifestation and help inspire those around them to fully go for their dreams.

Want to Join Us for Your Very
Own Private Retreat?
Here's What You Need to Do Next....

  • 1. Send Us an Email

    Send us an email with the dates you’d like to come and how many people you’d be booking for. We can accommodate small groups up to 6-8 people. Also write what kind of retreat you’d be looking for (adventurous, educations, rejuvenating, a combination?)

  • 2. We Will Respond with Available Dates & Pricing

    Based on how many people you’d like to join you, what time of year as well as preferred events over the course of the week, we’ll send you an email back with the pricing options and let you know if those dates are available, and if not, what other options you have.

  • 3. Send Deposit & Fill Out Questionnaire

    Once we finalize dates and a deposit is sent, we then send you over a questionnaire with a lot more details about what you’d like to experience while on vacation here in Hawaii, so we can really fine tune the details for you to give you an experience of a lifetime!

Reviews From Happy Clients

“If you are looking for a relaxing vacation in Hawaii with beautiful raw food and simple but exotic adventures – definitely take a break and enjoy the hospitality of Laura and Noah Dawn. Their travel package to Hawaii is perfect for the eco-conscious kind and can be tailored to include activities that only the locals would know about! Our vacation to Hawaii was a beautiful experience that included waterfall parks, lava flow hikes, black sand beach picnics, green turtle sightings, whale sightings, snorkeling, camping…oh gosh, and so much delicious tropical fruit! What made it all the more special was spending it with such sweet and caring hosts – it was delightful and unforgettable. I highly recommend the Happy & Raw Private Retreat!” 

Sara & Carlos
Sara & Carlos

This vacation was the most beautiful experience we ever had and included camping on the beach to see the sea turtles and dolphins, snorkeling,  seeing remote green sand beaches, hiking the volcano and nearby lava flows,  swimming at the black sand beach, experiencing the local artisan markets, and a permaculture farm tour. During this time Laura Dawn introduced us to the raw food lifestyle and taught us the basics to get on our feet and continue with our journey.  You won’t believe all the tropical fruits she will introduce you to!  After our time eating 100% raw, our bodies look and feel great.  We definitely got the enjoyable and relaxing vacation we hoped for. We would definitely recommend Laura Dawn's Private Raw Food Hawaii Vacation to anyone considering it."

Chris and Monica
Chris and Monica

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