A note from Angie and Lisa:
In this unique retreat, you will learn about the deeper meaning of yoga beyond just the postures plus, explore the traditional practices and how they work as a technology for healing and wholeness on all levels.
You will emerge from this luxurious week knowing more what your life purpose is and what you truly need to be happier, healthier and full of vitality. You will heal old issues whether they are physical, mental or emotional and leave feeling invigorated and inspired by your life path.
Blue Spirit is a magical place. We are so excited to offer this opportunity for healing and rejuvenating the spirit, mind and body at this spectacular retreat location.
It is our vision to create the optimum environment for you to rest, heal and restore yourself back to your natural, relaxed and happy state.
Freedom is built in to this specially crafted week. You choose to do as little or as much as you wish. We are at your service.
This is our offering to you. <3
Several accommodation options are available.
All are beautiful. You can make it as luxurious or basic and inexpensive
as you like. (see full price list for the retreat below)
The world is your oyster !!
(that is, if you LIKE oysters. If not, I'm sure the kitchen would substitute some snapper for you ;) hee, hee)
Please see FAQ's at the bottom of the page.
Contact us if your question is not answered there, we are happy to help.
Included in the retreat price:
- Eight days, seven nights elegant accommodation of your choice
- Three gourmet healthy vegetarian meals per day (with fresh caught fish three times/week) in the beautiful dining area
- Two back to back morning chakra yoga classes (one gentle, one intermediate, so you can choose according to your mood) (Angie and Lisa)
- Sunrise and sunset meditations on the beach
- Daily workshops on breath, chanting, yoga philosophy and more (with Angie and Lisa)
- Evening guided yoga nidra meditations and restorative yoga to wind down for a peaceful sleep (with Angie)
- Evening interactive energy medicine classes (with Lisa). Lisa will share methods for breaking through self-limiting belief systems to allow you to make better choices and move forward in life with effectiveness.
- Free wifi
- Meditative walks along the beach, anytime you wish to take them
*** All general staff gratuities are INCLUDED.
Not included in the retreat price:
-Airfare from Vancouver to Liberia, Costa Rica
-Transfers Liberia to Blue Spirit ($60usd oneway, 2.5 hour drive in the shuttle provided)
-Wine and beer :)
-Spa service and excursions
- Gratuities for spa staff, drivers, or excursion leaders
- Full spa services
- Canopy tours
- River safari
- Horseback riding
- Paddle Boarding
- Waterfall hikes
Click here to see the full list of optional excursions
on the Blue Spirit website
Both Lisa and myself are Certified Paddle Board Yoga Instructors.
Weather permitting, we hope to be able to take you out a couple times
for a session on the water for those who want to come along.
Cant wait for this!!
PADDLEBOARDING AND PADDLEBOARD YOGA IS COMPLETELY OPTIONAL!
You may choose which type of room you would like and if you would like to share with one other person (bring a friend or we can assign you one) double occupancy.
OR you can choose to book the whole room to yourself single occupancy.
RATES and ACCOMMODATIONS
ALL PRICES ARE PER PERSON IN CANADIAN FUNDS
(All shared rooms are double occupancy)
(including gratuities, all meals, 7 nights accommodation and all yoga activities and workshops)
If your preferred room choice is "SOLD OUT", let us know, we might have a little bit of leeway in get an extra one for you.
Click "Buy Now" to reserve your room with a 50% deposit (deposit includes GST)
(You are not required to create a paypal account
to pay by credit card :) )
OR RESERVE YOUR ROOM WITH YOUR DEPOSIT BY ETRANSFER TO
Eco-cottage (no a/c)
shared: $1973 +gst
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give 50% deposit: $1035.83 incl. tax
single: $2338 +gst
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give 50% deposit: $1227.45 incl. tax
The cottages are beautifully situated in lush vegetation, allowing for a sensual being-in-touch experience with nature. They are simple and natural wood frame structures with screening for natural ventilation. Each Cottage sleeps two people and has a private bathroom with ambient temperature water shower, or you can use our shared bathhouse with hot water showers.
Hermitage (with a/c)
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give 50% deposit: $1219.58 incl. tax
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give 50% deposit: $1407.53 incl. tax
These rooms are specifically designed for singles, providing privacy and elegance, while being inexpensive. Single occupancy rooms have a queen-sized bed, shared double occupancy ones have two twin beds, all with a private bathroom with solar hot water and A/C. Located in the main building.
Nature Suite (with a/c)
shared: $2471+gst SOLD OUT
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give 50% deposit: $1297.28 incl. tax
single: $3135+gst SOLD OUT
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give 50% deposit: $1645.88 incl. tax
Nature Suites are very cozy and located on a hillside overlooking the lush vegetation. They are simple and natural wood frame structures and have private bathrooms with an outdoor shower overlooking the jungle. Each Suite can sleep two people, either in two beds or one and includes a separate enclosed porch with a desk. All Suites have solar hot water as well as air conditioning. The Suites are a short walk up the hill to the Main Building. Nature Suites have a safety box large enough to fit a 17" laptop computer.
Pacifico Cottages (with a/c)
shared: $2504 SOLD OUT
single: $3321 SOLD OUT
The Pacifico Cottages are tucked away amidst the lush tropical gardens and close enough to the sandy Pacific Beach so that the sound of the Ocean will rock you into sleep. These beautiful and rustic new rooms feature a private porch with a hammock, one queen-size bed, an outdoor shower, air conditioning, and a safe big enough to fit a 17" laptop.
Ocean View (with a/c)
shared: $2664 SOLD OUT
single: $3434 SOLD OUT
p.s. If you reeeeally want an ocean view room, just ask us, we can probably convince Jose to give us one more :)
These beautiful ocean view rooms have step-out balconies. The rooms are tastefully furnished and provide the perfect space for two people. Each room has a king-sized bed or two twins, with a private bathroom with solar hot water and air conditioning. Ocean View rooms have a safety box large enough to fit a 17" laptop computer.
Superior Ocean View (with a/c)
shared: $2929 SOLD OUT
(we MAY be able to get one more on request)
single: $3960 SOLD OUT
These beautiful double rooms have step-out balconies and lots of windows with extraordinary ocean views. The room is elegantly furnished to provide the most luxurious space for couples or singles. Each room has a king-sized bed, a private bathroom with solar hot water and air conditioning. Superior Ocean View rooms have a safety box large enough to fit a 17" laptop computer.
They also have "tent canopies" which are cheaper than the eco-cottages, with shared (not private) bathhouse and a locker to lock up valuables at the office. We can request these too if you want (see their website for description)
To view more information about Blue Spirit ....
PAYMENT AND HOW TO BOOK
Click on the "buy now" button beside the accommodation of your choice to pay your 50% deposit to hold your room. 5% GST is included in your deposit. To pay by etransfer, see below...
You do not need to create a paypal account to pay by credit card. After clicking "buy now" scroll down to the pay by credit card option.
Please note, in order to choose a "shared" room option, two people must occupy the room.
It is first come, first serve on room bookings. Room selection may become more limited as the retreat starts to fill up.
You are also welcome to pay by
etransfer to firstname.lastname@example.org
Room reservation is guaranteed when deposit is paid in full.
Your deposit is non-refundable.
The balance remaining is due NO LATER THAN December 1st, 2018.
You are responsible for travel and cancellation insurance.
We recommend also visiting the travel clinic to see if you need any of your vaccinations updated.
Please do not book any air travel until your deposit is received and your space in the retreat confirmed.
We couldn't be more thrilled about the journey we are about to embark upon....
Here are some videos for you to see Blue Spirit
(Two of my very good friends have been to Blue Spirit and report that the resort, the beach and surrounding area are absolutely gorgeous! )
Sample of our daily schedule:
5:40am THE SUN RISES. If you are so inclined, it is beautiful to be on the beach at this sacred time to
greet the day. Morning meditation is ideal.
Morning yoga classes - Each day in morning class you will learn about one chakra (choose between gentle or intermediate, two are offered each morning, taught by Lisa and Angie)
9:30 - 12noon Free time (go on an excursion, activity or non-activity of your choosing)
12 - 1:30pm Lunch
1:30pm - 4pm Free time (go on an excursion, activity or non-activity of your choice)
4pm - 5:30pm Afternoon workshop/class (with Angie or Lisa)
5:50pm SUNSET - again, best place to be is at the beach to meditate or just soak up the
potent energy of this time of daily transition.
6pm - 7:30pm Dinner
8pm - 9pm Evening session - alternates between Restorative/Yoga Nidra guided meditation and Interactive
Energy Medicine Classes. (with Angie and Lisa). Feel free to stay after for silent meditation.
Frequently Asked Questions:
Is airfare included?
No. You are responsible for your flight to Liberia, Costa Rica.
Liberia is the closest airport to Nosara. It is a 2.5hr drive from the airport to Blue Spirit by the shuttle they provide. (Make sure you book your ticket to Liberia, Costa Rica, not Liberia the country in West Africa
How does the shuttle from the airport work?
The shuttle from the airport costs $60 USD one way. Contact Blue Spirit with your flight arrival information and they will send the shuttle to meet your flight.
When should I arrive?
We check in March 30th 2019 and Check out April 6th ( I will find out exact times)
Flight time from Vancouver to Liberia is between 11hrs and 20hrs (depending on your connections).
Please plan accordingly.
Do I need a passport?
Yes, of course. A valid passport with at least 6 months until expiry from the time of departure from Canada.
Do I need vaccinations to travel to Costa Rica?
We recommend visiting the local travel clinic to see if you need to update any of your vaccinations.
Can I bring my husband or wife?
Absolutely yes! Bring him or her! He or she will love it.
They don't have to do yoga if they don't want to, there is plenty else to do and lots of free time to enjoy it. (though we might talk them into a gentle or restorative class or two ;))
Package prices per person listed above are the same regardless of how few or how many yoga/classes/workshops one attends.
Lisa and myself are happy to answer any questions you might have. Contact us!
Much love always,
Lisa and Angie