COSTA RICA YOGA ADVENTURE, RETREAT & RENEW
About This Event
THE YOGA SHACK in COSTA RICA
APRIL 21-28, 2018
Unplug From Your Daily Life.
Spring is the time of renewal and there is nothing more soul-gratifying than a 7-day retreat that allows you to unplug from your daily life. Breathe, stretch, unwind, and indulge yourself in a level of self-care like never before. Sacred time creates space for the emergence of your greatest self. This retreat will allow your heart and head connect in a way that you may have never experienced before and will leave you feeling grounded, connected and powerful in your being.
We are hosting this event at one of the finest yoga resort and retreat sanctuaries in the world. Bodhi Tree Yoga Resort is located in the foothills of Nosara and is a short walk from the world class surfing beaches of Guiones, Costa Rica. It offers high-end accommodations, superb dining experience, world class yoga, gym, spa, juice bar and boutique. Utilizing its unique and tranquil setting in the Nicoya Blue Zone, Bodhi Tree Yoga Resort is the ideal spot to meet your desires of finding peace, relaxation, and rejuvenation.
This retreat will be all about healing your soul & body. These 7 days are YOUR time and you decide what you feel drawn to “do” during your stay. Every aspect of your being has been considered when we chose Bodhi Tree Yoga Resort to host this event. The food, ocean, on-site spa, accommodations and physical placement of this retreat centre in Costa Rica are magical. Only consider this retreat if you are ready for a 7-day experience that is filled with laughter, lightheartedness, joy and possibility. Individuals, friends and couples are all welcome.
Along with the extraordinary location and retreat sanctuary, your retreat includes:
8 days/7 nights at Bodhi Tree Yoga Resort. 2 Daily classes of yoga led by Michelle & Cindy that will range in style and focus. You do not need to be a seasoned student for this retreat. Each one of The Yoga Shack’s classes explores the space between effort and ease and is meant for any individual who shows up on the mat. Morning classes will be vinyasa flow and afternoon classes will range from restorative to gentle yoga. Some workshop style. Daily meditation, breathing and grounding practices.
Plenty of time to explore and relax
3 nutritious meals/day (all dietary needs accommodated)
Breakfast is served between 7-9 am, lunch between 12-2 pm and dinner from 630-9 pm. Vegetarian and gluten free options are available. Group airport transfer to/from Liberia International Airport (2 hour trip)
A typical day during this retreat:7:00-7:45 am Meditation & pranayama (breathing practice)7:45-9am Morning Yoga Flow12:00-1:00pm Lunch together1:00-5:00pm Free time and/or optional activities with the group (beach/bike riding/town)5:00-6pm Restorative Yoga or Restore & Flow6:30-8:00pm Dinner
Workshops offered: Philosophy , Yoga 101, Inversions & Arm balances for all levelsOther activities throughout the week: Sound Healing, Kirtan, group beach, bike riding and special program announced closer to retreat date.
3 optional Group Excursions will be offered:Zipline tour: 4 hrsStand up Paddle or Kayaking at the mangroves: Length: 2 hoursPilas Blancas Waterfall Tour: Length : 4 hoursCoffee Plantation Jeep: 2 hour Tour
What Isn’t Included?
Retreat price does NOT airline tickets, transportation to and from hotel ($80pp) or additional activities such as spa treatments, alcohol, zip lining, SUP/kayak/surfing.
Liberia is the closest international airport and is a 2.5 hour drive from Nosara. Round trip shuttles are easily arranged with Bodhi. You can also fly into San Jose (with connecting flights on Nature Air between San Jose and Nosara); however, Liberia is the preferred airport. There are usually scheduled direct flights between Toronto and Liberia as well as Toronto and San Jose with both West Jet and Air Canada Airlines.
A valid passport is mandatory to enter Costa Rica. For Canadians it is accepted a passport with a minimum of one day of validity from the entry date to Costa Rica.
***PAYMENT PLANS AVAILABLE***
We have pre-arranged our retreat to include the following accommodation:
Single Rooms (occupancy 1; 1 single bed and shared bath, open air shower, A/C, Wifi and a safe for personal belongings):
$2500 USD (cost is per person, inclusive of taxes)
Double Rooms (occupancy 2; 2 single beds and shared bath, open air shower, A/C, Wifi and a safe for personal belongings):
$2200 USD (cost is per person, inclusive of taxes)
Triple Rooms (occupancy 3; 3 single beds and shared bath, open air shower, A/C, Wifi and a safe for personal belongings):
$1900 USD (cost is per person, inclusive of taxes)BUNGALOWS:
KING BUNGALOW: (1-2 people) private deck, private bath, A/C, Wifi and a safe for personal belongings
$3200 (1 available)
QUEEN BUNGALOW: (2 people) Queen and Twin Bed, private deck, private bath, A/C, Wifi and a safe for personal belongings $2500 (1 available)
Early Registration Discounts
Before August 1 and receive $100 off
We are accepting payment plans. $500 down and interval payments with final payments no later than Jan 20th, 2018. FIRST COME BASIS FOR ROOMS.
All questions about retreat please contact Cindy: Y(contact info blocked). Please leave your contact number to call you back. We can help you find a roommate if needed. There are limited number of each room type.
Terms & Conditions
A non-refundable $300 deposit will reserve your spot.
Credit Card or Cash only (with 2.5% surcharge on all CC ).
(Check with Cindy on payment schedule)
Remaining payments are only refundable if a cancelled spot is filled.
Participants will be required to sign a waiver.
You're require a passport to travel to Costa Rica.
Venue HighlightsBodhi Tree Yoga Resort is located in the foothills of Nosara and is a short walk from the world class surfing beaches of Guiones. Utilizing its unique and tranquil setting in the Nicoya Blue Zone, Bodhi Tree Yoga Resort is the ideal spot to meet your desires of finding peace, relaxation, and rejuvenation with our yoga team. Experience a little taste of what life in paradise might be like, welcome.
AccommodationsThe Bodhi Tree Yoga Resort was designed to flow with the nature that surrounds us. You can begin your day with a cool-down in your outdoor shower or a dip in the salt-water infinity pool at sunrise. Soothing fountains and waterfalls guide you through the local fauna on your way to your bungalow. Open the door to find a star-lit shower, luxurious cotton sheets and a canopied bed that promises a well-deserved rest. All bungalows have air-conditioning, free Wi-Fi and modern amenities abound. Security staff is available 24 hours a day and housekeeping staff will keep your room looking as beautiful as the first day you arrive.
- Air Conditioning in Rooms
- Free Wifi
- Free Parking
- Tour Assistance
- Fitness Center
- Yoga Studio
- Gluten Free
- Dairy Free
Menu/CuisineSecluded within the natural ambience of the jungle, Bodhi Tree Yoga resort strives to use natural, fresh ingredients to promote a healthy life style. By gathering ingredients harvested from nature, stimulating individual wellbeing on a ground level can allow ones health to blossom. We offer an array of hot and refreshing cold soups, an excellent buffet of veggies and salads, organic chicken, fish and vegan options. We also cater to any pallet as a personalized service to suit all your special dietary needs. Organic wine and artisanal beer are available for purchase with your dinner.
DirectionsDriving from the San Jose Airport to Nosara Beach?
By Car: The first step to reach the North Pacific is to follow the “Autopista del Sol” (Highway 27) up to Caldera and from there follow the signs to Liberia which will lead you on the road called “Interamericana Norte”. Take the “Puente de la Amistad de Taiwan” or Tempisque Bridge which can be reached by following the signs to Liberia from Caldera and by turning left at the Shell Gas Station located after the entrance to a town called Las Juntas, at the turn you’ll see several signs. Follow the signs to Nicoya, through the Tempisque Bridge and turn left once you reach Nicoya. Go across the city in a straight line and continue following signs to Nosara. When you reach the gas station before Samara, you must take the right to a dirt road with signs pointing to Nosara. Continue for approximately 40 minutes until you start seeing signs to Playa Guiones.
By Bus: Approximately 6 hours via this route: San José – Nicoya – Nosara. Bus departs from San José to Nosara everyday at 5:30 a.m. The bus company is called Alfaro Buses. The San Jose terminal is in 14th street, 5th avenue. Alfaro’s telephone number is: (contact info blocked) or (contact info blocked)
By Plane: Flights to Nosara Airport from San Jose (SJO) and Liberia (LIR) are offered daily by NatureAir, and every Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday by Sansa Airline.