If you’ve been working hard all year, it’s time to reward yourself with a lavish yoga holiday. Luxury yoga retreats are the ultimate way to unwind, recharge, and pamper yourself in some of the most beautiful destinations.
Perhaps you’re looking to spend a week enjoying the finer things in life on a tropical island, or maybe you’re feeling like a deluxe weekend wellness break in a new city. Whatever you’re after, there are plenty of luxurious yoga retreats to be found.
Best Luxury Yoga Retreats Worldwide
These top picks of the best luxury yoga holidays include some of the most upscale hotels and resorts in premium locations around the globe.
Starting from: $776
Enjoy the high life in sunny Spain on this 5-day fully inclusive yoga retreat. Here, you will stay in a stunning villa in an upmarket part of Alicante, just two minutes from the beach. The villa features an outdoor pool, jacuzzi, and 15 acres of gardens and olive groves.
This is a relaxing yoga holiday rather than a strict retreat. Therefore, you can choose to participate in up to three Hatha yoga classes a day in the beautiful onsite yoga shala. The package also includes transport to and from Alicante airport, daily excursions to explore the local area, and a Mediterranean breakfast and dinner every day.
Starting from: $3,900
Head to Hawaii for a tropical escape that will leave you feeling vibrant and full of joy. This 6-day retreat on Maui is set in a luxury private estate just 50 meters from the beach. The large villa has private suites with all the modern amenities you will need and an onsite pool and sauna.
This is one of the best luxury yoga retreats for those with some experience, as the morning Vinyasa yoga classes will help you deepen your knowledge and practice. Then, every evening, you can relax and enjoy restorative yoga with a crystal bowl sound bath or Yoga Nidra. During the day, you can choose to explore on your own or join the group adventures, such as visiting an organic farm tour or hiking to a waterfall for a refreshing swim.
Starting from: $1,638
Spend three nights in the most beautiful part of Portugal on one of the best private luxury yoga retreats in Europe. Staying in a breathtaking clifftop location in the Algarve, you’ll receive one-to-one yoga classes, massages, and sound healing. Your accommodation here is the newly-built Pine Cliffs Ocean Suites, where you’ll enjoy healthy detox meals each day, including an extensive buffet breakfast.
The program is tailored to each individual, making it suitable for all levels and focuses on a gentle Hatha yoga style. This detox retreat also includes a lymphatic drainage massage and a detox massage, plus access to all Thermal Oasis facilities, including a herbal sauna, steam room, hydrotherapy pool, and outdoor jacuzzi.
Starting from: $1,956
This holistic yoga getaway in the French Alps is one of the top yoga retreats in the world for total relaxation and pampering. You’ll be staying in a gorgeous chalet nestled in between the mountains with breathtaking panoramic views. The chalet has an onsite spa with a sauna, steam room, and the terrace features a Jacuzzi and pool.
This restful retreat is excellent for all levels and includes daily yoga classes where you’ll practice a combination of styles; Hatha, Vinyasa, Yin, and Restorative. During the day, you can indulge in spa treatments or go on a guided group mountain hike, then wind down each evening with a blissful meditation session.
Starting from: $4,950
If you want to take a detox without compromising on comfort, this 14-day retreat (with the option to stay for less or more time) in Aqaba, Jordan, is for you. You’ll spend two weeks in an upmarket resort in the Marina Village of Ayla, surrounded by mountains, lagoons, and the red sea. Your suite here will feature a private terrace, rain shower and a deep soaking bathtub.
The program is suitable for all levels and includes daily Hatha yoga and meditation, spa and holistic treatments, and wellness support throughout your stay. In addition, you’ll receive plenty of detox juices, along with organic food supplements and probiotics to flush out toxins, restore a healthy PH level and reboot your immune system.
Starting from: $3,150
This 6-day yoga spa package is one of the best all-inclusive yoga retreats for those looking for deep rest and restoration. Set in the small historic town of Alachua, in Florida, you’ll stay at the boutique Ayurveda Health Retreat and feast on three delicious Ayurvedic vegetarian meals a day.
The program includes daily Hatha yoga, meditation, and pranayama, along with a daily 2.5-hour gentle Panchakarma treatment. This is an ancient Ayurvedic healing practice that removes toxins from the body. The retreat center is surrounded by clear springs, rivers, and lakes with many excellent walking trails. You’ll have plenty of opportunities to reconnect with mother nature in your free time. This retreat can also be made as short as 3 days or as long as 12 if you so desire.
Starting from: $4,516
This 2 week Ayurveda yoga retreat takes place at the exclusive Mangosteen Spa Retreat Centre in Phuket, Thailand. This holistic break is perfect for anyone looking to restore their physical and mental health in an idyllic location and comfortable accommodation.
The fully inclusive program includes 2 daily yoga sessions, authentic Ayurveda treatments and regular guidance from an experienced Ayurveda doctor. You can stay in the secluded garden villa or opt for the jacuzzi villa for extra indulgence.
Starting from: $1,999
On this transformative 15-day Mexico retreat, you’ll stay in a unique premium treehouse villa with magnificent views of the jungle and ocean below. The rooms have air conditioning and floor-to-ceiling glass sliding doors, giving a “living in the jungle” experience without the mosquitos and heat. There’s also an incredible infinity pool onsite.
The program is suitable for all levels and includes many yoga practices, including Hatha, Iyengar, and Vinyasa. There are 2 yoga classes a day, various wellness workshops and a cacao fire ceremony. In addition, you can enjoy as many spa treatments as you like and feast on healthy-gourmet meals.
Starting from: $585
This short but sweet Bali retreat combines rejuvenating Hatha yoga with peaceful village cycling. It’s a great way to explore the culture centre of Bali, the town of Ubud, while slowing down the pace and resetting from a busy lifestyle.
Here you will stay at the gorgeous Purana Boutique Resort with daily breakfast and afternoon tea. It’s a brilliant retreat for couples looking to spend some quality time together too. If you come with your partner, you can enjoy special moments together like side-by-side Balinese massages and candlelight dinners at the resort.
Starting from: $1,843
Finally, for those who want to take abundance to the next level, you won’t encounter any other luxury yoga retreats like this Sailing Yacht Wellness Holiday in Turkey. On this super unique retreat, you’ll cruise around the picturesque bays of South West Turkey on a deluxe yacht, where you’ll practice yogalates on the deck every day.
Throughout the week, you’ll visit many enchanting spots and harbour villages. Plus, this slow-paced adventure gives you plenty of free time to canoe, SUP and snorkel, or just sunbathe on the deck. All meals, snacks, and beverages are included, as well as welcome drinks on arrival.
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