Best Yoga Retreats in Bali - Experience Yoga, Spa, Surf & Diving

6 Best Yoga Retreats in Bali – Experience Yoga, Spa, Surf & Diving

Have you ever dreamed of going on vacation to Bali with unlimited yoga and coming back fitter and healthier than you were before? It is time to look for yoga retreats in Bali.  Even though it’s nice to roll out your yoga mat in the comfort of your air-conditioned living room, it’s even better when you can practice yoga in a place with views that are sure to wake up your senses. It’s about time to experience yoga in Bali.

No matter how long you’ve been doing yoga or how much you know about it, you’ll get a lot out of signing up for one of these cheap yoga retreats with a view in Bali. Here, being near the water and the forest will make you feel calm, and the Balinese sun will make you feel better.

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We’ve been in both situations, and we can tell you that it’s so much more relaxing to practise in nature than in your usual studio, gym, or living room.

Where to book your Yoga Retreats?

There are two major websites to use. We are working on a big comparison guide, stay tuned. The two best sites are:

 The top yoga retreats in Bali are listed below, so keep reading to find out more!

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  1. 12-Day Refresh and Reload, Wellness Yoga Retreat in Lovina with Self-awareness Games
  2. 7-Day Learning Balinese Massage, Yoga, and Meditation Retreat
  3. 14-Day Anti-Stress Yoga and Ayurveda Retreat
  4. 8-Day Luxurious Slimming & Wellness Retreat
  5. 6-Day “Accept & Love Yourself 100%” Mental Reset Retreat
  6. 4-Day Inner Awakening Watukaru Yoga, Culture & Spa Retreat

Enjoy your time at Santhika Dream Hill Retreat Center

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Quick Introduction to Yoga Retreats in Bali

Types of Retreats:  There are a wide range of yoga holidays in Bali. There are yoga holidays on the beach, healing and mindfulness, emotional reset, yoga meditation retreats. Yoga is filled with adventures and we hope that you experience all of them. 

Yoga Styles: You can find pretty much anything. Ashtanga Yoga, General Yoga, Hatha Yoga, Hot Yoga, Kundalini Yoga, Tantra Yoga, Vinyasa Yoga, and Power Yoga can be found. Just to name a few.

Prices & Duration: Prices start from $239 up to $4,637. It is a really wide price range. The minimum duration for a retreat is typically 3 days, the cheapest retreat you can find would be this “4 Day Inner Awakening Watukaru Yoga, Culture & Spa Retreat

New to Retreats? Read our full yoga retreats guide for beginners. We especially recommend reading:

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  • What to pack for a retreat
  • How to choose a retreat you will ❤️

Best Yoga Retreats in Bali

Dive into the world of Bali, where yoga retreats are abundant and we will give you the best ones that Bali has to offer.

You will find yourself exploring Bali’s nature, learning different workshops from the locals, and enjoying the most nutritional and appetizing foods while practicing yoga and meditation during your days. Get ready to experience all of what Bali’s yoga retreats have to provide.

Not sure if a yoga retreat is right for you?

  • Are you a yogi or ready to be guided to learn?
  • Have you been searching for adventure?
  • Are you ready to find your inner self?
  • Are you willing to experience something you’ve never done before?
  • Do you want to connect with nature, and reconnect with yourself?

If you have answered yes to any of these questions then it may be the right time to start planning the right yoga retreat for you. 

Plan your Bali yoga trip and find the best Bali meditation and yoga retreat for you. Continue reading ahead to seek a wonderful yoga retreat in Bal that’s right for you. 

1. Rejuvenating Bali Yoga Holidays

1.1 12-Day Refresh and Reload, Wellness Yoga Retreat in Lovina with Self-awareness Games

At Dream Hill yoga retreat you will oversee the waters of beautiful Bali while enjoying several activities of excursions and yoga to refresh and reload within. Here you will participate in the retreats games that help with a deep understanding of your thoughts and feelings. Providing multiple accommodations you will find the best space to fit your needs here at Dream Hill in Bali. You will be pleased to stay for 12 days of fun-filled things to do like practices of self-awareness and different yoga styles with experienced instructors.

Expect 12 structured days of breakfast, lunch, and dinner (ALL meals included). A scheduled yoga plan for each day, as well as some touring and free time to explore and meet new people. At Dream Hill, you can choose from 5 different accommodations including:

  • 1 Person Private Double (Hotel)
  • 1 Person Private Double (Retreat Center)
  • 1 Person Private Single Room (Retreat Center)
  • 2 Person Private Double (Hotel)
  • 2 Person Private Twin (Retreat Center)

You will have access to: Shopping in your free time, an outdoor swimming pool, a bar and cafe, a kitchen and lounge, Internet Access, and Free wifi. A spa to relax. A meditation garden and yoga shala to keep up your practice and meditate. Barbeque facilities and a dining area to enjoy food. Shuttle access is available.

Why Choose This Fresh and Reload Yoga Retreat?

This unique yoga retreat is long enough to make a change in your life and take all that you learned back home and incorporate it into your daily life. At Dream Hill, you will be challenged, meet like-minded people, and explore all of the cultural activities while enjoying the nature of Bali. Anticipate to relieve stress, improve relationships, and make connections.

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12-Day Refresh and Reload, Wellness Yoga Retreat in Lovina with Self-awareness Games

Relaxing at Santhika Dream Hill Retreat Center

2.1 7-Day Learning Balinese Massage, Yoga, and Meditation Retreat

  • Retreat Center: Lovina Loca
  • Price: From $850
  • Yoga Type: This yoga retreat offers the yoga style Kundalini

Looking for the best yoga retreat Bali has to offer? While this unique center provides retreats for yoga and meditation you will also get the chance to get a certificate in Balinese Massage. At this 7-day retreat, you will learn massage training every day for a week while also attending yoga and meditation classes. With all skill levels welcome from beginner to advanced, it will be no problem for anyone interested to attend.

Expect 3 different accommodations to fit your needs during your stay, choosing from 1 private single, 1 person shared twin room and 2 person private double. There will be daily yoga classes each day and a total of 16 hours of massage training, along with meditation. Enjoy 3 healthy meals a day with non-alcoholic beverages. Spend your free time meeting new people and take an adventure with an included excursion with dolphins.

You will have access to: Shopping in your free time, an outdoor swimming pool, a bar and cafe, a kitchen and lounge, Internet Access, and Free wifi. A meditation garden and yoga shala to keep up your practice and meditate. A spa to relax. Barbeque facilities and a dining area to enjoy food. Shuttle access is available.

Why Choose This 7-Day Learning Balinese Massage, Yoga, and Meditation Retreat?

The 7 day yoga retreat offers cultural activities in the evenings so you can relish in the peaceful life of Bali. With just 5 minute walk to the beach from the retreat, you will surely want to take advantage of Bali’s nature. You will not want to miss a trip to visit Bali’s Dolphins Adventure Tour as that may be one of the biggest highlights of your stay.

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7-Day Learning Balinese Massage, Yoga, and Meditation Retreat

Spa Treatment at Lovina Loca

2. Luxurious Slimming and Reviving Bali Yoga Retreat

2.1 14-Day Anti-Stress Yoga and Ayurveda Retreat

  • Retreat Center: Zen Resort
  • Price: From $4,637
  • Yoga Type: This retreat offers Zen style yoga

Transfer your well-being with a focus on your happiness at Zen resort. This retreat is for individuals who may have regular stress periods and just need to finally relax. Here you will re-build a part of yourself and connect your feelings and energy through chakra massage, morning yoga at sunrise, mediation at sunset, and become relaxed for a total of 14 days from the day you arrive.

Expect a full schedule of yoga, mediation, and excursions for 14 days. The stress relief packages offer holistic spa treatments and sightseeing. Delicious, healthy, and local meals are provided daily. Enjoy the luxurious baths provided for ultimate relaxation. The sunrise yoga and sunset meditations will put you in the mood of comfort every time. For us, it is the best yoga retreat in Bali.

You will have access to: Enjoy the outdoor swimming pool to cool down in your free time. Relax in the garden for some self-reflecting meditation with other like-minded people. An outdoor shower is provided to enjoy the sounds of nature. Take time to sit out on the terrace to feel the breeze as you sip your tea.

Why Choose This 14-Day Anti-Stress Yoga and Ayurveda Retreat?

The luxurious villa rooms will have you feeling like you live in Bali and never want to leave. The handmade Balinese furniture is handcrafted, and you will appreciate the architecture of the garden-style bathrooms with a private room of the sky. The bathtub, shower, and tropical plants will have you feeling like you live in a lush jungle. Take the time to delve into the relaxing Anti-Stress Yoga and Ayurveda Retreat.

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Outdoor yoga practise at Zen Resort

14-Day Anti-Stress Yoga and Ayurveda Retreat

Reviving Bali Yoga Retreat

2.2 8-Day Luxurious Slimming & Wellness Retreat

  • Retreat Center: Adiwana Resort Jembawan
  • Price: From $2,116
  • Yoga Type: This retreat offers Hatha Yoga, Vinyasa Yoga, Yin Yoga

In the heart of Ubud, Bali, lies the wonderful Adiwana Bali Yoga Resort offering wellness for your mind, body, and spirit for 8 days. You will be experiencing 16 ayurvedic treatments, along with a blend of yoga and meditation. This luxury yoga retreat is the perfect place to detox, slim, and relax while learning to build a healthy lifestyle. Choose from 4 different accommodations to unwind in from this Ubud yoga retreat.

Expect a slimming treatment structured out through 8 days and subject to change based on your consultation. Yoga and daily meditation classes will be available to relax, reflect, and move your body. All meals are included in the 8-day stay serving appetizing breakfast, lunch, and dinner with afternoon tea to enjoy. A tropical drink and fruit basket are given upon your arrival.

You will have access to: Wifi connection and internet access. A welcome drink and fruit basket. Herbal steam bath. Thai, Chakra, weight loss, and full body massages. 2 excursions to explore. 3 meals are included daily. Yoga and meditation classes.

Why Choose This 8-Day Luxurious Slimming & Wellness Retreat?

At this retreat, a team of experts cater to your well-being and makes sure you get the best plan with your consultation. Lifestyle programs are offered according to your consultation addressing any health concerns. You will experience the deepest relaxation in the luxurious location of Bali.

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8-Day Luxurious Slimming & Wellness Retreat

Adiwana Resort Jembawa boutique wellness center in the heart of Ubud

2.3 6-Day “Accept & Love Yourself 100%” Mental Reset Retreat

  • Retreat Center: Mind’s Garden
  • Price: From $698
  • Yoga Type: This retreat offers several styles of yoga. Hatha Yoga, Restorative Yoga, Vinyasa Yoga, Nidra Yoga, Power Yoga, Yin Yoga, Ashtanga Yoga, Dynamic Yoga

This special yoga retreat is for individuals who feel burned out, stressed, or difficult to accept the things around them. You may feel a bit out of control or spiraling in your life. This is the perfect 6-day retreat to learn to accept, to love yourself to 100%, and a mental reset is all you need to get back to life with a clear head. Get ready to share great experiences, stories, and yoga with people just like you during this retreat.

At this 6-day, yoga retreat you can expect great accommodation to choose from that is comfortable for you. The food is sourced locally, healthy and delicious that will replenish your mind and spirit. Every day you will enjoy 3 nutritious meals with drinks included. Appreciate the village you will be staying at as it is away from tourism and gives a more authentic cultural vibe of Bali. The 6 days are structured with yoga, meditation, and unique workshops.

You will have access to: A wifi connection, 3 meals daily, daily yoga, meditation, and workshops. Cozy accommodation of a deluxe garden room for 1, or a shared room with twin beds. Professional staff.

Why Choose This 6 Day “Accept & Love Yourself 100%” Mental Reset Retreat?

This yoga retreat is known to have positive transformations in people’s lives. The team is made up of professional psychologists, therapists, life coaches, yoga instructors, meditation teachers, and retreat leaders to give you everything you need to succeed and learn the building blocks to accept and love yourself. The retreat is for anyone completely new to yoga and mediation to advanced individuals who are looking for some guidance. Wherever you stand you will find a place at this Mental Reset Retreat.

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Mental Reset Retreat at Minds Garden

Restorative Yoga at Bali

2.4 4-Day Inner Awakening Watukaru Yoga, Culture & Spa Retreat

  • Retreat Center: Bali Trees Yoga Center
  • Price: From $239
  • Yoga Type: This yoga retreat offers General Yoga, Hatha Yoga, Kundalini Yoga, Integral Yoga, Dynamic Yoga

With access to the oldest spiritual ashams in the the world, at this 4-day retreat, you will learn Traditional Balinese Watukaru Yoga, along with other styles of yoga. Here you will have the chance away from the tourist areas and visit more cultural places in a village for a more authentic experience. You will be please with 4 days of peace, joy, yoga, meditation, culture, and spas.

Breakfast, lunch, and dinner are included every day. You can expect 2 daily yoga sessions followed by meditation. Each day you can be a part of different activities in the villages that meets your interest. These activities include but are not limited to:

  • Rice farming
  • Waterfall purification
  • Coconut oil making
  • Balinese cooking class
  • Balinese language workshop
  • Traditional Balinese dance performances
  • Herbal Tea Making
  • Balinese Drawing class
  • Butterfly Park
  • Tai Chi
  • And much more!

You will have access to: 3 delicious meals a day, wifi internet connection, and cozy accommodations. The experienced staff will make you feel comfortable and welcomed. Several cultural activities to choose from each day. Cultural tours.

Why Choose This 4-Day Inner Awakening Watukaru Yoga, Culture & Spa Retreat?

This retreat is run by local people, and everything from the food to the staff is authentic and warm. The focus of the retreat is on the individual catering to the needs of their inner awakening. You will be able to love, connect, and understand yourself better during your stay at the 4-day retreat.

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Bali Trees Yoga Center

4 Day Inner Awakening Watukaru Yoga, Culture & Spa Retreat, Bali

More Yoga Retreat Worth a Mention

We have listed above the best of the best yoga retreats Bali has to offer. There are a lot of yoga retreats to choose from depending on what you prefer, but if you are still looking for more, here we have another yoga retreat for you! Have a look!

26-Day 200-Hour Yin Yoga Therapy Yoga Teacher Training Course in Bali

Do you want to study a type of yoga that focuses on bringing harmony to all elements of your being, including your body, your energy, and your mind? During this month-long course in beautiful Bali, you will get all of the necessary training to begin teaching with an emphasis on Yin yoga treatment, as well as the certificate to demonstrate your student ’s achievement. Yin Yoga Therapy Teacher Training is a good training ground so you can start teaching yoga with a focus on the Yin Healing Method.

This retreat includes: Daily yoga practice, pre and post-retreat support from the team, lifetime access to an intensive online yoga library, transformational acupuncture healing circles and sunset walks, eligible to register with Yoga Alliance upon completion, Yin Yoga Therapy Diploma upon completion, daily vegan/vegetarian meals, and 25 nights accommodation.

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here

Professional Yoga Teacher Training at Bali

26-Day 200-Hour Yin Yoga Therapy Yoga Teacher Training Course in Bali

15-Day “Get It All Pack” Surf & Yoga Retreat in Pelan Pelan Bali

Looking for a spot where you can get away from it all? You’ve discovered the ideal vacation spot to unwind, practise yoga, and catch some waves. Pelan Pelan Bali is excited to introduce you to the fascinating Balinese culture, delicious local cuisine, and the charming pelan pelan way of life. 

Pelan pelan means “take it easy,” and you’ll find that everything in Bali is more laid-back than what you’re used to at home. Except for Emma, all of the staff are from Bali. This gives the restaurant a real Balinese feel and makes sure that the best Indonesian food is served.

This retreat includes: yoga classes, healthy and tasty meal, surfing lessons, and outdoor massage and a traditional Indonesian joglo.

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Surf & Yoga Retreat in Pelan Pelan Bali

Pelan Pelan Bali

7-Day Women’s Yoga Retreat at The Palm Tree House in Canggu Beach

The Palm Tree House celebrates the healthy, laid-back island life that Bali is known and loved for, like yoga and meditation. Spend a week relaxing in a beautiful boutique villa surrounded by tropical gardens and palm trees, close to the best beaches, trendy shops, and organic cafes in Canggu. Shine and glow with relaxing yoga classes, blissful massages, exciting trips around Bali, delicious healthy meals, and everything else you need for the perfect healthy getaway.

This retreat includes:  rejuvenating yoga classes, delicious healthy meals, delicious healthy meals and outdoor activities at the beach.

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The Palm Tree House

7-Day Women’s Yoga Retreat at The Palm Tree House in Canggu Beach

Cheapest Yoga Retreats in Bali

As mentioned in our introduction, Bali yoga retreats prices range from anything between $239 up to $4,637. And as always, there are always cheaper options.

Besides checking the total price, it is also worth it to consider the following:

  • What exactly is included, such as
    • accommodation
    • meals
    • yoga sessions
    • other activities
    • transport
  • What is specifically not included
  • Where exactly is the retreat located? Is it easy and cheap to get there? This plays a role if you are planning to also eat in other restaurants or want to do other activities.
  • What is the duration, how many days?

With all that being said, if you want to find the most affordable yoga retreats in Bali, it is quite simple:

  1. Open BookYogaRetreats.com and BookRetreats.com with the full list
  2. Add your travel dates or time window
  3. Order by price

Simple as that.

Why do we recommend opening both sites? Well, there is no real indication that one site is cheaper than the other. We found good deals on both platforms.

Good to know: Please always check the descriptions in the listing, especially the part of “What is not included”.

We wrote a big guide on where to book yoga retreats. We compare BookRetreats vs. BookYogaRetreats, and more. Here we cover different websites, pros, cons and fees. It is a must-read.

Why choose a yoga retreat in Bali?

Bali is quite possibly the most famous European objections for all voyager, however it’s especially an outstanding milestone for yogis searching for novel encounters.

The numbers for the travel industry in Bali soar in the beyond few years¹ and they don’t appear to dial back at any point in the near future. The nation appears to have everything from beautiful shores and beguiling islands by the ocean to mountain locales and urban areas loaded with culture. Include the widely acclaimed food and it ends up being clear why everybody runs to this wonderful objective.

Where to book your Yoga Retreats?

There are two major websites to use. We are working on a big comparison guide, stay tuned. The two best sites are:

Find out more booking sites on this detailed guide.

All Yoga Retreats on a Map

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FAQ

Well,  this is already a super detailed article. I am sure that you already have your favorite retreat in mind! Below we list all the frequently asked questions.

Where to find Yoga retreats in Bali?

BookYogaRetreats and BookRetreats.com are the two best sites to find retreats for Bali. You can find the best yoga retreats for Bali easily at Hostelgeeks.com. We picked them by hand.

Is yoga effective for treating depression?

Yoga calms the body and deepens breathing, inactivating the sympathetic nervous system (fight-flight reaction) and activating the parasympathetic nervous system. Physical relaxation, deeper breathing, slower heart rate, and balanced blood circulation lessen stress.

Why you should go on a yoga retreat?

Yoga retreats may rejuvenate your mind and body. Retreats might help you cope with emotional and mental challenges.

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Over to you: Any questions?

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