Costa Rica is one of the best places in the world to go on a yoga retreat. With everything from beautiful national parks to stunning beaches, not to mention all the amazing adventure activities available, Costa Rica should be high on your yoga retreat bucket list. Unfortunately, yoga retreats don’t always come cheap! However, Costa Rica is popular and affordable yoga retreat destination, so there are plenty of budget-friendly options to help you get all the benefits of going on retreat in this stunning tropical country, without breaking the bank.
To get you started, we’ve put together this list of affordable yoga retreats in Costa Rica that will have you on your way to yoga practice in paradise before the year is out.
Affordable Yoga Retreats in Costa Rica
Women Only Yoga & Adventure Retreat: October 22-28 from $1189
Revitalize your body while you harmonize your mind and soul at this budget-friendly women only yoga retreat in the peaceful El Sabanero Ego Lodge. You’ll practice yoga and meditation daily and have time to relax, but you’ll also make new friends, eat delicious vegan meals and be treated to all sorts of land and water based adventure activities. Make the most of your yoga retreat in Costa Rica and combine it with exciting experiences like ziplining, white-water tube rafting, rock climbing, taking mud baths and swimming in hot springs, and horseback riding. Form a community through shared activities like a midnight swim in the infinity pool and sangria night. And these are all included in the price of the retreat! There are also additional activities on offer like paddle boarding, surfing and snorkeling, and more relaxing options like massage and spa services.
Embodying the Mythic: December 10-17 from $1600
Enjoy a spectacular 7 nights at the Peace Retreat in Playa Negra, reflecting and refining your yoga practice, with plenty of time to relax or take part in surfing, exploration, swimming, and wilderness excursions. Take part in asana, journaling, storytelling, breath work, meditation, and sadhana, and leave feeling refreshed for the new year. Starting from $1600 for a double occupancy room with two fresh meals provided each day, plus a three-course farewell dinner at Villa Deveena, you’ll also be offered transportation to and from Liberia airport, and of course, two classes per day.
Live your Yoga and Surf Retreat: December 13-18 from $1000
This affordable yoga retreat in Costa Rica will teach you to live your yoga on and off the mat. You’ll wake up each morning where the ocean meets the jungle, at Dominical. Soak in the sunshine and cool off with a swim in the ocean, or take a wander through the jungle to discover stunning waterfalls. Nourish your body with three locally sourced healthy meals a day. There’s plenty of time to relax at the retreat center or on the warm sand to the sound of the ocean between morning and evening yoga and meditation classes.
Wild & Free Costa Rica Yoga Retreat: February 2-7, 2018 from $1099
A retreat for real adventure seekers, this 5-night yoga retreat in Costa Rica will have you exploring the natural beauty around you. Get ready for beach caves, jungles, natural hot springs and an overnight stay on a secluded island. This one’s not for the faint of heart! Rustic cabinas will add to the feel of the retreat, and get in early for a special rate starting at $1099. Daily yoga practice will be held on a jungle platform, and you’ll be offered two surf lessons as part of the retreat too! Amy Sinclair will lead you on a wild and free adventure, and all at a price that won’t break the bank.
Costa Rica offers a magical combination nature, food and culture, and the perfect setting for a yoga retreat that you can afford. For even more budget yoga retreats, check out our list of yoga retreats, or more affordable retreats around the world. If you’d rather organize a yoga retreat yourself, create your trip with our free trip planner or find out more about how WeTravel works.