The number of luxury retreats for yoga has grown and grown.
Gone are the days when only small retreat centers offered yoga classes and a place to stay.
Now you can book into hotels all over the world and enjoy the level of comfort that you want,
at the same time as having your yoga, meditation and a whole host of program options.
No need to sacrifice comfort and with all the services and amenities you could dream of.
Ubud in Bali is the best example of luxury retreat heaven.
But it's on your doorstep wherever you are in the world. That's how big luxury retreat resorts are.
Luxury Yoga go together like Pigeon and Downward-Facing Dog Pose.
On a luxury yoga vacation you can enjoy your holiday the way you want it.
- level of accommodation you require
- destination properties with first class facilities
- raw food cafes and juice bars
- spa and massage services
- yoga and meditation classes
- activity programs such as food or fitness
Environment is everything and more and more now there are luxury yoga retreats in
the most breathtaking places.
The standard of the spa treatments is fantastic and the service and food is second to none.
And you don't need to compromise on the yoga. Practice what you are into.
Whether it's Hatha, Vinyasa Flow or any other yoga style
Most retreats offer a good variety of classes or will provide as and when.
And the standard of the activity programs makes it very easy to make the most of them.
Luxury spas for colonic hydrotherapy, first class fitness facilities, steam and sauna rooms, infrared saunas.
If you want privacy or travelling with family then villas also facilitate luxury yoga retreats.
You can stay with your family and have the full-time chef prepare your raw food or
detox juices in front of you.
In the mornings you can hit the mat for a yoga and meditation class on
the yoga deck overlooking the sea or jungle.
And your fitness, steam and sauna rooms are all private of course.
You can tell there are lots of options these days to enjoy a luxury yoga holiday.
It just depends how you want to do it. And where
Top of the list has to be Bali with it's many luxury yoga resorts, especially in Ubud.
Surrounded by rainforest or overlooking the rice paddle fields there is a magic to it.
5 star resorts offer short or long breaks with yoga, meditation and other programs.
Some beautiful places can be found surrounded by pristine rainforest or you can opt for
the beach on the jungle's edge.
India is home to a selection of destination spas that are sure to amaze.
And all provide luxury yoga retreats to immerse yourself into your yoga & meditation on this spiritual land.
A benefit here is the type of spa services with a whole range of Ayurveda treatments.
How beautiful are the southern tropical islands. They hold so many hidden treasures.
With luxury yoga retreats in secluded coves or on cliff-tops looking out to sea.
Some of the yoga shalas have the most amazing views. Phuket is a very popular destination for luxury retreats.
If money is a consideration then please don't be put off. There is a huge selection of incredible yoga retreats for you.
In fact you may well prefer the not so luxury options.
To enjoy the opportunity to clear the mind and deepen your practice. Surrounded by like-minded souls.
Luxury retreats are a great way to spend some well earnt 'time out', to refresh and replenish yourself.
If you would like to spend time with friends or family in privacy whilst enjoying a relaxing holiday vibe, you could consider a luxury villa.
This way you would get all the benefits of a luxury yoga retreat at the same time as private and personal holiday time.
You could request morning yoga classes, and detox juices from your in-house chef.