Journey Through the 5 Elements in Costa Rica!

Orotina, Alajuela Province, Costa Rica

Apr 8 - 14, 2017
Group size: 5 - 7
Journey Through the 5 Elements in Costa Rica!
Orotina, Alajuela Province, Costa Rica

Apr 8 - 14, 2017
Group size: 5 - 7

About this trip

Stay in a private villa with a friend or retreat guest. The resort is centrally located In the lush tropical forest of the Central Pacific just 45 minutes from San Jose, 12 minutes from the nearest beach, and 25 minutes from the Pacific coastal beach town of Jaco.

This luxury private resort is situated on a 20 acre private nature preserve which boasts a refreshing and relaxing tropical climate and breathtaking forest vistas and sunsets over the beautiful southern Pacific coast.

Villas ranging in size from 1430 to 2160 sq feet each with a private patio. Each villa is situated on approximately 1/2 acre of land offering the ultimate privacy for guests.

The property is surrounded by lush tropical vegetation filled with rich abundant plant life, colorful display of flowers, gorgeous array of butterflies, colorful birds and several families of monkeys surround the property.

Guests are welcome to select a variety of fruit from the grounds which include: mangos, oranges, limes, guanabanas, guavas, starfruit, cashews, and avocados. Our retreat guests can also enjoy the many lit walking trails throughout the resort which are perfect for exercising, leisurely strolling, bird watching or animal viewing.

Our refreshing swimming pool and cascading waterfall are perfect for relaxing during the day or evening while soaking in the lush tropical surroundings. The exclusive resort pond is also popular with our guests who enjoy fishing or relaxing and taking in the sights and sounds of the tropical atmosphere.

Healthy meals are provided for this retreat, however, if guests choose, they can enjoy meals and drinks at the local bar and restaurant on the premises (*for an additional charge/fee).

Since this is an eco-friendly resort, freshly filtered well water is provided and complimentary reusable containers are also provided. The resort also provides a recycling program and all of your aluminum, metal, and glass products are recycled locally.

SPECIAL RATE FOR 2017...$1100 PP!!

What’s included

Comfortable accommodations with a private bathroom & a private kitchen for you and your retreat guest. 

All of your meals & non-alcoholic beverages, snacks, daily yoga, Ayurveda lecture and lessons, use of resort pool and 20 acres to explore. 

Also included...


Zip-Lining Adventure, Volcano Tour, National Park Hike, Monkey Adventure, Waterfall Tour, Jaco Beach Excursion and ground airport transportation from SJO airport.

Not included

*Airfare to San Jose, Costa Rica & other excursions not indicated above*

Before You Go

Book your flight & make your deposit-asap.  Space is very limited.


Journey through the 5 Elements in Costa Rica
7 days & 6 nights
Taste the 5 elements, rich in Costa Rica! This Yoga & Ayurveda Retreat will help you understand the 5 elements on a deep level. Daily yoga as well as meals, education and lectures in Ayurveda will be included. Eco-tours and excursions will also be based on the 5 element theory.

Your Organizer

Desiree Sparrow
Desiree is a 500hr E-RYT (Experienced, Registered Yoga Teacher) and has been teaching yoga for over 16 years. She is also the Lead Yoga Teacher Trainer of The LI Kula Yoga School, where she teaches ongoing classes and leads the 200hr and 300hr Yoga Alliance Approved Yoga Teacher Training Certification Programs. Desiree has studied with many great teachers which include: John Friend, Doug Swenson, Zhenja LaRosa, Lois Neisbitt, Beryl Bender Birch and Pattabhi Jois.