Join Karen, Sean, and Amazing Yoga in Nosara, Costa Rica!
Our retreat is at Bodhi Tree Yoga Resort in Nosara, Costa Rica – a blissful and exotic place with luxury accommodations. We will be minutes from the surfing beaches and the quaint village of Playa Guiones.
Utilizing its unique and tranquil setting in the Nicoya Blue Zone, Bodhi Tree Yoga Resort is the ideal spot to meet your desires of finding peace, relaxation, and rejuvenation. This week will leave you relaxed, refreshed and renewed.
A Typical Day
A 75-90 minute power flow class in the morning and a 75-minute class at night. Time in-between classes to:
Surf, infinity pool, spa treatment, zip-lining, stand-up-paddle, waterfall hike, horseback riding, or explore the area.
About Costa Rica
Costa Rica has not only become known for its beauty and ecological tourism, but also as a country whose values reflect many of ideals embraced by those of us interested in world peace, environmental preservation, excellent education, and a high standard of health care. Costa Rica is unique in Central America as it has the longest uninterrupted democracy; no standing army in more than 50 years; the largest percentage of preserved rain forest per capita in the world; over 90 percent literacy rate; a high level of education and health care supported by the government; and an ongoing support for ecology and sustainability. At present, Costa Rica has initiated a commitment to become the first carbon neutral country on Earth.
Details & Arrival
Typical December Weather: Dry season – sunny, clear skies, avg. temp. 86 F. Plan to arrive on Saturday, March 21. The Retreat will begin with dinner and orientation that evening. The Retreat ends on Friday evening. You can schedule your departure for any time on March 28. Fly into Liberia International Airport (LIR) and Bodhi Tree will arrange a 2-hour shuttle transportation to the retreat center from there (Approximately $40 per person, one way).
Accommodations & Pricing
All accommodations include private bathrooms (private to room or connected and shared with 1 or 2 participants) and outdoor private showers in each bungalow, air conditioning, free Wi-fi, stone sinks from Bali, fresh linens and bedding that will give you the well-deserved rest you are looking for.
Pricing includes: Yoga classes, lodging, and 3 buffet-style meals each day. Rates listed are per-person.
King Bungalow Single – $3300 (Single)
King Bungalow (For Couples) – $2500
Includes one king bed, luxurious bathroom, open air shower, air conditioning, wifi and a balcony.
Queen Bungalow – $2295 (Double) (Room has 2 Queen beds)
Includes two queen beds, luxurious bathroom, open air shower, air conditioning, wifi and a balcony.
Jungle Room – $2095 (Double) (Room has 2 Queen beds)
Includes two queen beds, luxurious bathroom, air conditioning, wifi, outdoor shower and patio.
Triple Rooms – $1795 (Room has 3 twin beds)
Room consists of three twin beds with a shared bathroom, open air shower, air conditioning and wifi.
Karen established Amazing Yoga in 2000 to share the transforming powers of yoga that she has discovered. Through her compassion and commitment, it is her desire to inspire others to embark upon the yoga journey. She gets excited to share all the discoveries that her continuous practice has revealed. The movement of yoga has become her medicine. Yoga has become a place for her to reconnect with her own spirit.
Karen graduated from Fordham University where she studied English. She began teaching in several public school systems. She later began leading teenagers in outdoor education where they would spend an extremely challenging week in the provincial parks of Canada. She loved helping people see their potential. After taking a workshop with Baron Baptiste, she realized this was the perfect blend. Witnessing students use the yoga practice as a place to face perceived challenges in a safe environment and move beyond where they were was life changing.
Karen’s passionate and dynamic style of teaching has made Amazing Yoga’s teacher training programs in high-demand and she draws students from around the world. She gets excited to share this practice with her students. Her classes are energetic, challenging and will awaken your spirit. She is thankful to share this practice and way of life with her students and her family. Having 4 children has a way of keeping life real for Karen.
Sean Conley has practiced various styles of yoga for over 20 years and has been an instructor for over 15 years. He has explored the physical forms of yoga as well as the philosophical and spiritual origins of yoga.
Sean spent four years in The National Football League. His career was cut short due to injuries from overtraining his body. His injuries helped him stumble into discovering yoga as a way to heal the body and mind.
Sean combines upbeat, inspirational music with a relaxed, easy spirituality that makes his yoga classes at Amazing Yoga a fun and motivational experience. He is honored and grateful to have the opportunity to share his love of yoga and experience with others.
Yahoo named Sean’s online classes and podcasts the top rated. Sean’s Retreats, Teacher Trainings, and Workshops are focused on helping people feel blissed out after challenging and upbeat sessions. Sean is the author of the book Amazing Yoga and is working on his second inspirational book, The Kicker: Life After the NFL