Expert tip: This is one of the most popular yoga retreats offered in Costa Rica.
Are you imagining yourself doing yoga, and spending lots of time on tropical beaches? With this yoga retreat, you will enjoy all the best that Costa Rica and Anamaya have to offer. You will be daydreaming about your amazing retreat experience here in Costa Rica for years to come.
Enjoy the beauty of the rainforest and the comforts of a refuge in charming private cabinas in Montezuma. The rooms/cabinas are elegantly designed with every detail focusing on protecting the environment. Most of the rooms have breathtaking ocean views, and Anamaya is proud to have used non-toxic building materials, organic fabrics, and local artisans to complete the stylish and intimate accommodations. All of the rooms have ceiling fans, air conditioning, and wonderful organic cotton or bamboo sheets.
2 kings or 4 twin beds, 1 day bed, and a large ocean view deck. Maximum occupancy of 5 people. There are two bathrooms -including a new large outdoor/garden bathroom in addition to the smaller bathroom inside.
1 queen and 1 split king beds. One of the newest cabinas! One cozy queen alcove bed and one king (or convertible to two twins) with a stunning ocean view. A spacious open-air bathroom, and a balcony with hammock make it a new Anamaya favorite.
1 king or 2 twin beds, plus one loft with twin bed. Outdoor shower. Maximum occupancy of 3 people. It is one of Anamaya's most popular even though it does not have the ocean view because guests will feel as if they are in the jungle canopy, living in a tree house.
Anamayas yoga retreat packages are the perfect blend of relaxation, adventure, and health. You will soon be relaxing in the perfect tropical climate, enjoy the warm clean waters, healthy gourmet organic food, and doing yoga daily. Anamaya also has massage, and an infra-red sauna, and it is located right next to Montezumas world famous waterfall. Within a five minute walk, you will be relaxing in a huge natural freshwater pool, surrounded by primary forest populated by monkeys, toucans, parrots, and other animals. In addition, you will be taken to the most amazing white sand beaches around, which were chosen to be in the top 10 most beautiful in the world by Forbes magazine.
This yoga retreat package offers flexibility so that it will be ideal for you whether you prefer to spend most of your time relaxing and recharging your energy, or you prefer an adrenaline-filled vacation to Costa Rica. There are many other adventures for you such as a snorkeling/boat trip to Tortuga Island, a sailing cruise, zip line/canopy tour, horseback riding, surfing, and so much more. If adventure is what you are after, Anamaya will book a different exciting adventure for you every day. Or you could just relax in paradise and enjoy being barefoot for days on end.
In addition to the famous Montezuma Falls which are right next to Anamaya's facility, guests can visit another impressive waterfall, which is a twenty-minute drive from Anamaya. This amazing waterfall is unmarked and rarely visited by tourists. It consists of a long series of pools that drop one into the other, and one large pool with a rope swing.
Montezuma and Costa Rica are famous for their horse culture. The areas cowboys, and cowgirls, still use horses to round up and move their cattle from pasture to pasture. You will be put on horseback to ride down the beach, and visit the remote and undeveloped Playa Grande, Playa Cocolito, and El Chorro waterfall, which pours off a cliff and splashes into the sea. An additional charge of 40 USD is applicable.
Montezumas canopy tour zips right past Anamaya on a series of several steel cables. If you are into adrenaline and action, this is an activity that you will love. Perfectly safe, you will find yourself zooming high above the treetops and river below at high speeds, experiencing life as only birds and arboreal creatures usually do.
Fishing, boating, scuba, and snorkeling are all staples of the Montezuma experience. Anamaya can charter a local boat to provide you with an assortment of fun activities in the Costa Rican waters. You may see whales, dolphins, or a sea turtle. Our chef will cook any fish you are able to catch.
Playa Hermosa simply means beautiful beach in Spanish, and it is the most gorgeous one in the area. This is a broad, flat, white sand beach, with perfect waves and a point break. The beach is undeveloped and is picture-perfect with its leaning palms and beach almond trees. Despite its beauty, Playa Hermosa usually has few people enjoying it.
Costa Rica is one of the most magical and special places on earth. Costa Rica was recently rated to be the happiest country on earth by an independent survey. In addition, the surfing beaches you are going to, were rated among the top 10 in the world by Forbes Magazine!
Anamaya means healthy in Sanskrit, and the restaurant is dedicated to creating the tastiest healthy meals that their genius chefs, staff, and guests can dream up. They have a fixed menu offering different breakfasts, lunches, and dinners each day. They can accommodate vegetarian, vegan, gluten-free, or those who eat fish and/or chicken, but they do not serve red meat or accommodate a full raw diet. Almost all of the food is local and organic, with more coming directly from Anamaya's own farm, Rancho Delicioso.
Anamaya has a spa, which offers much of what guests could find in a small resort of its size. Primarily, Anamayas body workers do several types of massage, which can sometimes be done in the room or deck, depending on the unit the guests are staying in. There are also various facial scrubs, exfoliation treatments, and many more available. It even offers acupuncture, which for many people can be tremendously relaxing.
It is easy to forget that Anamaya a high quality infrared sauna, because it is below the pool on the sun deck. The infrared light penetrates deep into your skin, warming you up, and helping you to sweat and detox. Despite the intense heat, it is a more pleasant experience than a traditional sauna. But be sure not to miss out on a treatment while you are here.
The best way is to fly to San Jose, and then take a short flight or shuttle bus to Montezuma, then a taxi up to Anamaya.