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This yoga working holiday in Spain will give you the opportunity to either begin or to deepen your yoga practice whilst also working to contribute in a meaningful way to Casa Mayor. Casa Mayor Yoga Retreat is a haven of peace and tranquility in the mountains of Malaga, Andalucia. It can be found nestling into the Andalucian mountainside in 63 acres of its own land. Come and enjoy the peace and tranquility. Also, you will experience vegetarian cooking first hand - both cooking and eating!
The new rooms are all twin rooms with ensuite and a shared balcony which has stunning views to the mountains. The mini-dorm has 4 beds with French windows opening onto beautiful views of the mountains.
There is a swimming pool with stunning views to the mountains, and there is plenty of space to relax, or to wander and enjoy the views and the tranquil surroundings.
Casa Mayor Yoga Retreat has a purpose-built yoga hall with a custom-made yoga rope wall.
The hall is 15 meters x 6.5 meters and is equipped with yoga props: mats, blocks, blankets, belts, chairs and bolsters.
The hall remains lovely and cool even in the full heat of summer. There is also a large roof terrace approximately 20 meters x 7 meters, which is a lovely space to do your morning practise.
The routine consists of a daily yoga class, and a work period of approximately 4 hours. The work varies according to the season and to what needs to be done at Casa Mayor. It may include cleaning, painting, gardening, pruning, building flowerbeds, etc. Everyone joins in on a community type basis to help with meals etc. and there is plenty of free time in the day to relax, renew and enjoy the facilities and tranquil surroundings.
Casa Mayor is a beautiful yoga retreat in the Mountains of Malaga. It can be found nestling into the Andalucian mountainside in 63 acres of its own land. Casa Mayor was in a very 'rustic' state when originally bought. The owner has spent some years now, working to get the place restored and rejuvenated. The farmhouse has been restored, retaining most of the original character - the ambiance of a Spanish finca of yesteryear.
Casa Mayor Yoga Retreat is a place of spiritual healing, a place where the mind can experience its own stillness.
All your meals are included in the price. You will experience vegetarian cooking first hand - both cooking and eating!
There is plenty of free time in the day to relax, renew and enjoy the facilities and tranquil surroundings.
Leaving from arrivals, take the middle lane for Malaga (E15 N340).
Follow the road around and onto Carretera N348.
Go straight across the roundabout, and keep in the left-hand lane, following the sign - N340 Malaga.
Follow the road around, and then pull onto the main road - E15 N340 Ronda de Malaga.
Take blue sign to the right - E15 N340 Motril, Palacio de Ferias.
This road curves right around, and onto E15 A7 Almeria, Cordoba, Granada, Sevilla.
Pass through a long bridge, and by keeping in the middle lane, you will be in the correct lane for E15 A7 Motril Almeria.
You then pass through 2 tunnels, and take the turning - La Cala del Moral, El Candado, Olias.
Turn off at the next turning: El Candado, Comares, Cno de Olias.
This turning takes you off the motorway, and you take a right at the junction at the bottom: Olias, Comares.
If you have zero your kilometer here, you are approximately 19.8 kilometers up this mountain road.
About halfway, you will pass through Olias.
Above Olias, the road is numbered MA 3111, and if you continue up this road until you pass the 10 kilometers sign, then you are the first track on the left after the sign.
There is a goat shed, and an open area just on the right of your track.
If you pull onto the open area, you can turn slightly for going down the track.