May 2-7, 2023 – Playa Hermosa, Costa rica

Join Jennifer Gray and Jennifer Golden, co-owners of The Yoga Center Retreat, in the lush tropics of Costa Rica! Reconnect with nature after a long winter, and renew the body, mind and spirit at the Vida Asana School of Yoga & Eco-Retreat Center.

Located between the jungle and the world-famous beaches of Playa Hermosa, the Vida Asana School of Yoga and Eco-Retreat Center provides easy access to activities, excursions, restaurants and shopping, yet offers a peaceful jungle setting to relax and restore. In addition to daily yoga and meditation, you will be able to soak in the sun at the pool or bike 5 minutes to the beach. A 60 minute deep-tissue massage is included and there will be many opportunities for group or solo excursions, including hiking tours, stand-up paddleboarding, ziplining and horseback riding.

what’s included

  • 5 nights lodging
  • 2 yoga sessions per day in open-air jungle yoga shalas (mats, blocks, straps and bolsters provided)
  • 3 abundant meals per day
  • 60-minute-deep tissue massage
  • Welcome refreshments and light snack upon arrival
  • A healing cacao welcome ceremony
  • A sangria farewell reception
  • Swag bag
  • Group shuttle from the airport (SJO) on the first day and to the airport the last day of the retreat


  • Single occupancy: $2,344
  • Shared occupancy: $2,044

payment & cancellation policy

A $500 deposit saves your spot. Once registered, the deposit is non-refundable.

  • The balance is due on March 2, 2023
  • There is no refund for cancellations after March 2, 2023


The Vida Asana School of Yoga & Eco-Retreat Center is 90 minutes from the San Jose (SJO) airport. All rooms are equipped with twin or queen beds, air conditioning, ceiling fans, private bathrooms and hot water. Most rooms have a mini-fridge, and the common area has a community fridge. There is a pool, sun deck with lounge chairs and hammocks. The beach is a 5-minute bike ride away (bikes are free to use).

oPTIONAL EXCURsIONS & activities

  • Soul Reading with Jennifer Gray: $150
  • 1/2-day jungle tour of Rainmaker Park: $70
  • Full day tour of Manuel Antonio National Park: $70
  • Surfing lesson: $60
  • SUP lesson: $65
  • Zipline: $60
  • Sweatlodge: $80
  • Horseback Ride & Jungle Spa: $110
  • Mirador Hike: $20 donation

not included

  • Flights
  • Travel insurance
  • Airport transfers if not using the group shuttle (Can be arranged for $90-$150 each way)
  • All optional excursions
  • Alcohol (there is no alcohol provided at the retreat center, but you are welcome to bring your own or have it delivered for a fee)
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