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Open your mind, body, and soul, and find your inner Pura Vida with one of Blue Surf Adventures' yoga and surf retreats. Blue Surf Adventures offers guests a replenishing retreat from the hustle and bustle of daily life and a chance to restore balance and energy to the mind and body. The pure beauty of Santa Teresa, Costa Rica combined with daily surfing and yoga allows you the chance to unwind, escape, and refresh.
During this surf and yoga retreat, you will be accommodated at Blue Surf Sanctuary. Blue Surf Sanctuary offers 4 luxurious bungalows that uniquely appeal to all of your senses. Each distinctively decorated bungalow boasts exotic, hand carved woods, elegant textures, aromatherapy candles, A/C units, pillow top mattresses, and natural, comfortable bedding. These individually designed interiors become intimate and private retreats to enhance your comfort while enjoying your time in Costa Rica.
As a peaceful hideaway in the jungle of Costa Rica, Blue Surf Sanctuary not only features four cozy and inviting bungalows, but an all tile pool, hanging outdoor beds, and a covered, outdoor rancho kitchen common area, where guests can either cook their selves or hire a chief for a luxurious, relaxing stay. Enjoy your mornings or evenings sitting in large, comfortable chairs placed on each bungalow balcony for breathtaking treetop views of tropical and local wildlife of monkeys, iguanas, butterflies, fireflies, and birds. This Costa Rica surf hotel is the perfect getaway for those looking for a fun, peaceful, and relaxing escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life. The local management will ensure you have an awesome time and have everything you need while enjoying your stay.
If you are a beginner, Blue Surf Adventures will educate you on your surf etiquette, knowledge of the ocean, pre-surf stretches, paddling out, standing up, and all of the necessary skills so you go home stoked and surfing safely on your own. If you are an experienced or intermediate surfer, Blue Surf Adventures' instructors will work with you to improve your surf skills and transport you to various safe locations in the area so you can surf some awesome waves. They will also try to help you boost your skill set and confidence in the water. If you are an advanced surfer, one of the instructors will transport you to various locations in the area based on current weather conditions so you can surf in amazing spots in Costa Rica.
In addition to surfing, you will have 5 yoga sessions. Yoga requires focus, strength, flexibility, balance, and endurance, exactly as surfing does. Yoga will also strengthen your mind, body, and soul. Blue Surf Adventures will provide you with the skills and guidance you need to better you on the water and in the yoga studio.
Your yoga and surf retreat will take place in Costa Rica. Costa Rica is currently ranked the best performing country in the world in the New Economics Foundation’s (NEF) Happy Planet Index and fifth in the world in the 2012 Environmental Performance Index. Costa Rica is also one of the happiest countries in the world. With a tropical climate all year round, incredible nature preserves, and home to some of the most beautiful beaches and sunsets in the world, this incredible country is one of the best surf and vacation spots, an absolute must-see destination, and a true paradise!
Locals of Costa Rica, known as Ticos, are genuinely happy, hospitable, and healthy. In Costa Rica, pura vida (pure life) is the true way of life to those who live there. With gorgeous beaches, warm weather all year round, beautiful landscapes, and picturesque views of tropical jungles and stunning oceans, how could you not be happy all of the time?
During this surf and yoga retreat, you will be served daily post-surf breakfast at nearby Florblanca.
Please arrive at Tambor Airport (TMU). Blue Surf Adventures will pick you up there and the pick up is included in the price. However, you can also arrive at San Jose International Airport (SJC) and take a bus or shuttle to reach Blue Surf Sanctuary.