Bali is a haven for Yoga retreats and Wellness centres. Some good, some bad. It’s good to do some research and find the perfect sanctuary to enlighten your soul. of course you can have private yoga classes in the comfort of your own private luxury villa, but sometimes to immerse yourself within the surroundings and culture can add that extra wow factor to you experience. Here’s our list of tried and tested Top 10 Yoga Retreats in Bali:
#1 The Chillhouse Canggu
Considered one of the first-ever places in Canggu and one of the most famous Bali retreats, The Chillhouse successfully combines yoga classes with surfing, and body and soul treatments. The organic food is absolutely delicious, completing the house’s mission for improving body and spiritual health.
The Chillhouse attracts people between 25 and 40 years to find peace and fun, located a little outside the busy central area of Canggu and includes 2 yoga sessions per day.
#2 Desa Seni Yoga Retreat In Bali
Desa Seni is much more than just a meditation retreat in Bali. If you want to discover the traditions and local culture in Indonesia, this is the place to be. It is internationally accredited by the Yoga Alliance.
This is why, here you will meet the best of the best yoga teachers, who are ready to take your practice to the next level. Join one or more of the daily yoga classes and then indulge your senses in their holistic spa and have a delicious organic lunch.
The prices range from $10 for a drop-in yoga class to $50 for 6 yoga classes. You can also opt for a private yoga teacher for approx. $60 per session too.
#3 Bagus Jati Health Retreat
Bagus Jati Retreat is located in Bali’s untouched tropical jungle. It offers an incredible view of the surrounding valley. Talk about disconnecting from all the worries that trouble you carry with you! The unique architecture amplifies the love that has been put into building this health and wellbeing retreat.
Reach a level of relaxation and rejuvenation, which is difficult to find elsewhere in this world. Apart from yoga, you can also relax in the hot tub, the spa or sauna, and in the outdoor swimming pool or lush garden.
#4 Como Shambala
This Ubud yoga retreat is exactly what you need if you want to change your life. The yoga experts, Ayurvedic doctors and dieticians are here to make this the best yoga experience you’ve ever had!
You can also enjoy other activities such as hiking, biking and climbing. No matter, if you want to enjoy a yoga vacation for singles, or go together with your friends, partner or family, Como Shambhala is a good choice.
You can opt for several packages to get the most out of their wellness, Ayurvedic treatments and cleanse program offering. Trust me, you will come back as a new person after this yoga holiday!
#5 Azadi Retreat
Azadi Retreat is located approximately 4 kilometres away from Ubud. Therefore, if you want to stay connected with the city’s sights and sounds, you can easily access it from here. Combine yoga sessions with tours to the most popular Bali destinations.
The services of this top Bali yoga retreat are unrivalled. The hotel has 9 guest rooms where you can benefit from wifi, air conditioning, room service, etc. You can fill your daily schedule with massage therapies and spa.
#6 The Yoga Barn Ubud
The Yoga Barn is an Ubud institution and will impress you with its calm and quiet from the first minutes you enter. Stay at your preferred accommodation nearby yoga barn or, if there is availability, you can choose from 9 double rooms or stay in the dorm room featuring 4 beds. There is a swimming pool to cool off and friendly room service.
Enjoy a sumptuous breakfast served at the Garden Kafe. Plus, you have access to the Ayurvedic spa, massage, detox sessions, and a variety of daily yoga classes and workshops.
#7 Soulshine Bali
Located at just 10 minutes away from Ubud centre, Soulshine Bali is a luxury yoga retreat. The passion for beauty and luxury can be seen everywhere, starting from the handcrafted furniture and combined with the antique pieces you will find in each room. And you don’t want to miss their infinity pool!
The menu will surprise you with local flavours offering delicious vegan and vegetarian dishes. As soon as you finish the yoga session, you can use your newly found energy to jump on a bike tour, cooking class or explore the surroundings by scooter.
#8 The Palm Tree House Canggu
The Palm Tree House is a women’s yoga retreat in Bali’s up and coming hotspot Canggu. Are you into a healthy lifestyle close to the ocean, combining yoga with surfing and that preferably while walking barefoot all day? The Palm Tree House is your ultimate health retreat in Bali!
Also, you can enjoy the daily spa treatments and spoil yourself with unique moments of relaxation. The staff are very friendly, making you feel part of the family, even if you are travelling by yourself.
#9 Fivelements Puri Ahimsa Retreat
Fivelements Puri is an award-winning yoga retreat located just a short 20 minutes away from Ubud. This luxury yoga retreat offers a complete wellness experience. Surrounded by tropical greenery, this eco-conscious wellness retreat abounds of peace and relaxation.
The open-concept villas are equipped with wifi, iPod docks, a spa and outdoor pool. You can enjoy your yoga classes at the healing centre and combine them with a fantastic Balinese massage which will make you come back for more each day, guaranteed!
Taste some of the most delicious Indonesian and Western dishes which can meet even the pickiest tastes.
#10 Floating Leaf Eco Retreat
Come for a yoga vacation to this sanctuary called Floating Leaf Eco-Retreat. This eco-luxury retreat is not only pretty generous to accommodate yoga classes, lectures and performances, it also features stunning rooms and pool in an inspiring atmosphere, which heralds it one of “Asia’s best places to practice yoga”. Offers breathtaking views over the holy Mount Agung, Floating Leaf was nominated as one of the world’s best yoga and wellness retreats by Conde Nast Traveler in 2017. Furthermore, you can also participate in healing ceremonies or adventure yourself down to the beach for a day trip to the best diving spots, surfing and snorkelling. Or join the Balinese Priestess on a volcano spiritual pilgrimage and find your inner self at the Purification centre.
Each Bali yoga retreat is different, offering you a unique experience. Meditation and wellness retreats are beneficial in our busy world to find peace and allowing you to slow down a bit. And trust me, a lot of great ideas can come to your mind while relaxing at a yoga retreat for a week in Bali.
If staying in a Yoga-Retreat isn’t your cup of tea, then its good to know all the facilities are available for everyone to visit and enjoy for a day trip. Check our Barefoot experiences to take your adventure to the next level. We can provide private yoga classes in the comfort of your own private Barefoot villa.
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