Airbnb has partnered with Thrive Global India, a the technology-based media and corporate services company for the launch of Thrive Retreats as Airbnb Experinces. Through this platform, Airbnb aims to offer curated wellness retreats and business offsites across the globe for corporate travellers.

Thrive Retreats will take place in Airbnb villas, and will include select  Airbnb Experiences that focus on wellness and mental piece. Spa treatments, Ayurveda massages, hiking, nature walks and outdoor sports will also form a part of this programme.

Additionally, Thrive Global India will also provide expert facilitators and speakers to build insightful and energising sessions for retreat attendees.

Commenting on this new initiative, Amanpreet Bajaj, country manager, Airbnb – India said, “More than 4,00,000 companies across the globe directly engage with Airbnb to help manage business travel since we launched Airbnb for Work earlier in 2014. This growth is a testimony to the change we are witnessing in the world today.

“Companies are now actively seeking unique travel experiences for their employees as a means to motivate their staff and increase overall productivity. ‘Thrive Retreats’ will offer corporates an option to increase their productivity through these experiences which increase mindfulness.”

All Thrive Retreats can be booked via the Airbnb app. 

Natasha Nitturkar