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Escape to what has been named the most magical destination and the happiest country in the world, Costa Rica. Experience Costa Rica's breathtaking scenery in the lush, nature filled rainforest and volcanic, black sand beaches of Playa Hermosa. Practice yoga just steps away from the beach. Here in Playa Hermosa, your mind, body, and soul can't help but relax. Hermosa Retreats offers a relaxing, self-awakening experience that you can't pass up!
Hermosa Retreats luxury retreats are their forte. Let them pamper you to the fullest. Stay in one of their luxury vacation beachfront homes in Playa Hermosa. The gorgeous pictures do not provide these beautiful estates justice. Fully equipped with air condition in every room, hot water, cable TV, Wi-Fi, and gigantic community beachfront pool with swim up bar, you will never want to leave! For safety, the community is gated and has guards 24/7. Tucked about a half a mile down the beach from the town center of Playa Hermosa, these estates are private and quiet. Yet, they are close enough to restaurants, a supermarket, two bars and hotels.
Every morning, step out of your room onto your private yoga deck, steps away from the beach. Practice deep asanas through a Hatha Power flow. Attune to your highest inner self. In the evenings, renew and restore the body with meditation and Restorative yoga.
You will enjoy a two-hour stand up paddleboard tour.
Sandra Sharp Dygert and Derek Dygert are the owners and operators of Hermosa Retreats. They love to share the stoke of surfing, the pureness of yoga, and the Pura Vida lifestyle of Costa Rica.
Derek was born and raised in Costa Rica and fluent in both English and Spanish, and he is your personal local tour guide. Learning to surf at the young age of 4, he can't get enough and has surfed just about every day since; he is a true waterman. Derek began to teach surfing 8 years ago and is CPR and water rescue certified.
Sandra has practiced yoga since 2008 and became certified to teach in 2012. She loves to teach and is constantly learning new styles and techniques from her fellow teachers and students. She moved to Costa Rica in 2012 and is eager to share her passion for a healthy lifestyle, positive vibes, and good waves.
Escape to what has been named the most magical destination and the happiest country in the world, Costa Rica. Experience Costa Rica's breathtaking scenery in the lush, nature filled rainforest and volcanic, black sand beaches of Playa Hermosa. Practice yoga just steps away from the beach. Here in Playa Hermosa, your mind, body, and soul can't help but relax.
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When vacationing with Hermosa Retreats, they want you to feel your best. Leading an active lifestyle, our bodies need to be fueled with clean and healthy food to sustain our high energy and keep us healthy. To achieve this, Hermosa Retreats offers the highest quality foods you can find in this tropical paradise from organic, vegan, vegetarian, pescatarian, and gluten-free.
In Hermosa Retreats luxury and private retreats, indulge in their nutritional cuisine by their private chef. For example, delight in fresh fruit chia protein smoothies, coconut waters, local dishes such as casados, tacos, guacamole, and gourmet entrees cooked with the finest coconut oil for dinners.
Deep sea fishing
Organic rainforest mud facial mask
Spa and massage
Stand up paddleboarding / SUP yoga
Waterfalls / waterfall repelling
White water rafting
Please book your flight to arrive at Juan Santamaria International Airport (SJO). Hermosa Retreats will pick you up from the airport. The pick-up is included in the price.
"Both Sandra and Derek are awesome at what they do. Surfing plus yoga is a great combo in a relaxed environment with extra attention in both if desired. We'll be back someday!"
April 2015. Hermosa Retreat facebook page, edited
"Amazing surfing yoga, SUP, and waterfall repelling. Sandra and Derek took great care of us and you receive individual attention which I needed in yoga and surfing can't wait for your own retreat property!"
June 2015. Hermosa Retreat facebook page, edited
"Best yoga, surfing, SUP, health retreats in Costa Rica!"
March 2015. Hermosa Retreat facebook page, edited