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March 16, 2024 - March 23, 2024

Ashtanga Yoga & Surf Retreat

Taught By: Kathleen Kastner & Wade Mortenson
Event Details

Event Name: Ashtanga Yoga & Surf Retreat

Event Date: March 16, 2024 - March 23, 2024

Taught By: Kathleen Kastner & Wade Mortenson

More Retreat Info: https://www.kathleenkastner.com/yoga-retreats/

This Ashtanga Yoga & Surf Retreat is a vacation where you can immerse yourself in the beauty of nature, while deepening your yoga and meditation practice and surfing skills.

You will begin each day with morning meditation and Ashtanga practice (lead Intro and Mysore style) classes. All levels are welcome! Kathleen and Wade will give you individualized attention and hands on adjustments.

Your days will be free to take surf lessons with Wade, visit the on-site spa, relax, swim in the ocean or the resort pools, or walk the beach.

There are also local excursions, such as kayaking, paddle boarding, zip lining, the Nosara Wildlife Refuge, ATV Tour of Coffee Plantation and horse back riding.


What’s included:

– Luxury Accommodations at the Bodhi Tree Resort for 7 nights

– Morning meditation and yoga classes

– Surf lessons with Wade Sun, Tues, Thurs (optional)

– 3 Healthy, Delicious, Organic Meals Prepared Daily with Veg and Vegan options

– Water, Coffee, Tea, Juice

– 25 Meter Salt-water Infinity Pool

– State of the Art Gymnasium

– Bicycles

– Jungle/Waterfall Hiking

– Walking Path to White Sand Beaches


Also Available on Site:

– Full Bar & Juice Bar

– Deluxe Spa Services

– Spin Studio

– Yin Yoga, Arial Yoga and other Bodhi Classes (extra charge)

– Boutique Shopping


What’s not included

– Airfare & travel insurance

– Excursions and spa services

– Alcoholic beverages

– Gratuities for Bodhi Tree staff


Pricing Details:

King Tree Tops: Single: $3442; Two people: $2350 each

Queen Tree Top Single: $2578

King Bungalow : Single: $3442; Two people $2350 each

Queen Bungalow with 2 Queen beds: $2350 each

King Villa Single: $3595; Two people: $2380 each


There’s $500 non-refundable deposit to reserve your spot. Please email: [email protected] .

All Payments are non-refundable and due by Nov 13th, 2023. If you sign up after Nov. 13th, full payment is due at that time.

Payments are made to Kathleen directly via Venmo @KathleenKastner.

“Kathleen and Wade made this retreat a great experience. They introduced new things to me and delved into the 8 limbs of the Ashtanga practice.

I highly recommend this to someone who wants to truly enjoy time “living in the moment” because that is what it felt like!” Bianca Ware, Long Beach, CA


Retreat Leaders
Kathleen Kastner & Wade Mortenson

Kathleen and Wade met in an Ashtanga class and were married 6 months later!

They are the former Owners of Maya Yoga in Kansas City, MO and now reside in Encinitas, CA, the birth place of Ashtanga Yoga in the U.S.

Kathleen has been teaching Ashtanga for 20 years and practices with her teacher Tim Miller daily. She and Wade have completed his teacher training and have taught Ashtanga Teacher Trainings for ten years.

They are both devotees of Paramahansa Yoganada. The benefits of a daily meditation practice, along with asana and eating a vegan diet have changed their lives for the better on every level.
They are passionate advocates for humans, animals and the planet.