Seek the joy and magic of this unique Yoga Festival. City2Sand welcomes you to join their festival home at the Conde Naste Johansen's award winning Diamante Beach 4 star Spa Hotel in Calpe, Spain. In these times of social evolution and world change, Spain is a safe holiday destination. If you’re looking to escape the city, re-balance and fast track your yoga discovery experience in a festival setting without the camping, shared facilities and wellington boots, you’ve come to the right place. Whether you’re a complete beginner or a seasoned yogi, City2Sand has been designed to allow festival-goers to explore different yoga styles, eat good food and drink great Spanish wine - all whilst listening to an eclectic mix of live music. Share an uplifting vibrant celebration of mindful living for the modern yogi with Yoga, Music, Dance and so much more.
Create your perfect day by choosing from the many daily classes available including aerial yoga, mindfulness, music, dance, culinary demonstrations, Salsa, Zumba, chakra dancing, workshops, together with keynote speakers and top industry presenters over 5 days. Join City2Sand for the grand opening night with 80's icon Toyah Willcox who will be headlining the festival with a concert on the Friday. Toyah has had an illustrious career with many top 40 hits, top-selling albums and starred in many movies. She is now about to start a UK tour called 80's Invasion alongside many other stars of the decade like China Crisis and Paul Young. There will also be an 80's/90's Boogie party, Summer Rocks party, and Glow party. There will be an eclectic mix of live bands playing nightly for dancing and top DJs from around the world. Life is all about sharing experiences, bring a partner or friend and share this magical experiential festival connecting quality time together.
City2sand has three hotels adjacent to the four star Diamante Beach Hotel in Calpe. They will endeavor to place everyone who requests into the Diamante Beach Hotel. You will have the choice of the Galetamar Hotel, Esmeralda Hotel, and the Ambar Beach Apartments for small groups who wish to share. Within each hotel you will have the choice of private, twin, and double rooms. If you wish to share a room, you must come with a friend or partner.
The majority of the classes and workshops will take place in and around the Diamante Hotel, although there will be some classes on the beach adjacent to the Esmeralda hotel.
Ambar Beach Apartments have a fabulous location, close to supermarkets, bars, and restaurants and only 150 meters from the beach, Playa la Fossa (highest blue flag award on the Costa Blanca). It offers comfortable accommodation with a short stroll, approximately 800 meters, to the white sandy beach and promenade walk.
The sister hotel, The Diamante Beach next door offers an award winning spa and the use of the gym. The Ambar Beach offers 107 modern style apartments to include all the essentials for a comfortable stay. Guests at the Ambar Beach can enjoy a unique dining experience in the hotel restaurant, which is a perfect choice for those who prefer not having to go out to lunch or dinner.
The four-star Diamante Spa Beach Hotel offers stylish surroundings, luxury bedrooms, and a spa that has been voted the best spa in Europe. Wake up in with views overlooking the fabulous Levante Beach and Ifach Rock. You have the choice of a private room or sharing with a friend on a full board basis. Wake up in the morning and have a coffee in the lounge area or take a coffee in one of the many beach bars which overlook the Levante beach, before starting your perfect day.
The architecture of The Galetamar is visually refreshing and rather art deco in it’s look compared to other hotels in the area. With its pretty rounded balconies overlooking the sea, this hotel is a oneminute walk from the pretty Caleta Beach cove. It's a short stroll to the nearby sister hotel the Diamante Spa Beach Hotel for all the daily and nightly festival entertainment and activities.
The rooms offer free Wi-Fi, en suite bathrooms with hydro-massage showers, and balconies with ocean views. The accommodation is family-friendly, with accessible rooms and facilities, lifts to all floors, free newspapers, a 24-hour front desk with English and Spanish spoken, and a family-friendly atmosphere. There is daily cleaning from a host of excellent cleaning staff. Business services, including fax and photocopying, are available, along with meeting rooms and short-term luggage storage. The restaurant serves traditional local cuisine and breakfast. If you wish to relax in the sun, take some time out around the outdoor pool surrounded by a lawn area or the beach nearby.
Please note that the schedule above may be subject to change without prior notice. Also, meal times may be extended either way 30 minutes to accommodate large groups.
This yoga festival is being held at the AR 4 star Diamante Beach Spa Hotel in Calpe with guest accommodation at the Diamante and carefully chosen unique venues close to the Mediterranean Sea in the beautiful area of the Costa Blanca, 40 minutes north of Alicante, Spain. The Diamante Hotel is less than 300 meters from the beach, whilst the Esmeralda (also owned by the same group as the Diamante Hotel) is over looking the beach. The Ambar Beach Apartments are located adjacent to the Diamante Beach Hotel and may have access through the Diamante Hotel. The third hotel, the Galetamar, is just one street back from the beach, between the Diamante and the Esmeralda Hotels.
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A culinary delight will greet you at every morning, with lots of fresh fruit, cereals, and croissants. What better way to start your day, than fresh fruit juice and croissants. The hotel offer a vegetarian option for lunch and dinner, along with hot and cold meats and a variety of fish dishes. You will be spoiled for choice with the excellent buffet-style experience.
Aerial yoga classes
Classes and workshops to choose from throughout the day
Creative writing workshops
Dance classes to choose include zumba and salsa
Daily culinary classes
Kayaking and Stand up paddle board (SUP)
Morning jog and beach walking
Various Yoga Classes throughout the day
Water Sports including kayaking and SUP
Located at the heart of the hotel, The Diamante spa as voted one of the best by Conde Nast in Spain offers you total relaxing time away from the festival. Visit the spa and allow your body and mind to flow in harmony. The combination of water, music and colour will soothe your senses. The spa is an oasis for wellness, health and relaxation. With Jacuzzi, bubble beds, hot and cold showers, ice bath, Turkish bath, sauna and much more. There are too many spa treatments to list. Choose from a variety of massages, including a treatment that combines a delicious cocoa exfoliation and massage followed by a smooth covering to nourish your skin and define your body shape. The spa treatments are optional extras, payable when booking at the spa reception. Early booking is essential as these treatments will be very popular.
Fly into Alicante airport. Beniconnect.com will provide an airport transfer direct to the hotel for an additional fee.