Surf and yoga retreats in Bali is a dream come true option for those wanting to take yoga beyond the mat, and stretch it beyond its usual conventions. It is equally great (with G in caps!) for those looking at a slightly offbeat take on the regular yoga retreat in Bali; and for those wanting to experience thrill with a dash of tranquil. For those fitting into either of the categories stated above, we’d like to say, ‘Just go with flow!’
Find your flow (quite literally) with these surf and yoga retreat Bali. Why Bali, you’d ask! Because Bali has some enviable surf spots in Asia! This island is called surfer’s paradise for no reason. Every beach here has a different vibe suited for travelers of all kinds. On one hand, Bali has beaches that are thinly populated while on the other hand it has beaches hosting some of the hippest beach markets to pick up a souvenir (or a suitcase full of it, if you’re shopaholic like me) from.
Bali, beaches, surfing, yoga is definitely a great mix – and has all the components one needs for that great wellness vacay. The surf and yoga retreat stated below ensure that your Bali vacay is full of wellness, adventures, and generous doses of Vitamin C (to be read as Vitamin Sea). Are you ready to hit the waves and enjoy that wellness break of the year?
Per day USD 550
New Zealand based Aotearoa Surf offers a short 8 Days Fitness, relaxation Surf and Yoga retreat Bali. The bali surf yoga retreat caters to all levels of surfers- from beginners, intermediates to advanced ones. Aotearoa Surf’s instruction approach and lesson plan is based on the skill-set of the participants and the category they belong to.
The beginners, for example, are taught poolside surfing lessons till they start gaining confidence and become comfortable with the patterns of waves. The intermediate and advanced level surfers are allowed to practice in 3 to 6 foot waves. The authentic Indonesian meal at the bali surf yoga retreat also deserves a mention here. All the guests are treated to the choice of traditional Indonesian meals from Rendang, Nasi Goreng, western smashed avocado with Dukkah, goats cheese and gluten free bread.
The surf and yoga retreat accessible location and population demographic is another highlight as it gives it an edge over the other Bali based yoga surf retreats. The retreat is located at the location frequented by the expats making it a preferred choice among the discerning travelers.
The 8 Days Fitness, relaxation Surf and Yoga retreat Bali by Aotearoa Surf Te Arai, New Zealand includes
COST USD 3850
Per day USD 424.2
Escape to a haven of wellness, relaxation and a weeklong of surfing, yoga and a host of interesting activities! Aptly named Escape Haven; Escape Haven Bali is an elixir for your body, mind and spirit. The centre offers 7 Day Luxury Women's Surf and Yoga retreat Bali to refuel your body, mind and spirit. Escape Haven Bali has been in existence since 2008, and has grown by leaps and bounds since then. The Bali surf yoga retreat has won more than forty global awards for their various programs so far and has strengthened its reputation as the address for luxury wellness over the years.
Escape Haven retreats include twice the number of classes as compared to other Bali surf yoga retreats at the same price point along with unlimited yoga onsite and offsite. The surfing component of the program is another highlight. The women’s only surfing program has been designed keeping the needs and requirements of women wellness seekers in mind. The retreat has a staff size of seventy with four chauffeurs readily available at your beck and call.
The surfing sessions have a pupil to instructor ratio of 2/3: 1 for detailed learning. While you would be treated to some of the Instagrammable beaches and tours; the centre’s surroundings are no less click worthy. Their Canguu Villa has a 12 meters infinity-style swimming pool, hot (or cold) jacuzzis, and scenic rice-paddy fields nearby.
The 7 Days Luxury Women's Surf and Yoga retreat Bali, Indonesia by Escape Haven Canggu, Bali includes
COST USD 2545
Per day USD 370
It is said that salt water is cure for anything be it sweat, tears or the sea. Salt is also the ingredient that makes food delicious when added in the right amount. Salty Souls Bali offers an eight days Meditation Surf and Yoga Retreat Bali wherein it intends to bring a community of women together. The salt part of the retreat alludes to the surfing activity whereas the soul part refers to the yoga and meditation you’ll indulge in once you’re here.
Co-founded by surf coach Marie Christine Amyot, the Salty Breeze resort offers a panoramic view of Green Bowl beach. Green Bowl beach is largely an isolated beach with turquoise water, beautiful caves and our ancestors (monkeys) to keep you company! The resort has three room formats namely Double rooms (available on a sharing basis), Private Queen bungalow with ocean view and a Deluxe Room with an attached swimming pool.
The surfing activities at Salt Souls are conducted under the able supervision of experienced surf coaches. The coaching sessions are customized as per one’s ability, learning speed so that everyone experiences the sensation of sliding down a wave and learn a thing or two about the balance. You’ll be finding your flow during your stay here. Quite literally!
The 8 Days Meditation Surf and Yoga Retreat Bali by Salty Souls Badung, Bali includes
COST USD 2590
Per day USD 250
The Pineapple House Bali offers a seven days surf and yoga retreat in Bali. This exclusive boutique retreat has five private, ensuite rooms to make your stay a tranquil one. Each room is decorated in bohemian style with love and care. Pineapple House was founded by Rachel Fearnley and Lucy Foster-Perkins. The house was founded originally by Rachel after teaching surfing and yoga for years at various retreats.
Lucy was one of the first guests at The Pineapple House when it became operational. She connected with Rachel on a spiritual level. Four years later, she officially came on board after Rachel had a baby in 2019. Since then the duo has been directing their efforts in creating a space to rest, introspect, and find courage and motivation for their guests.
The surfing lessons at The Pineapple House are conducted in a no-judgement environment as per the energy level of the student at that particular day. Their packages are fully flexible and customized to each and every component to suit your individual needs and requirements.
The 3 Days Surf & Yoga Retreat in Ubud, Bali by The Pineapple House Canggu, Bali
COST USD 500
Per day USD 211.4
Say hello to wellness and adventure (surfing and beyond!) during your stay at Aloha Bali Surf & Yoga Retreat. The word aloha means love, affection, peace, compassion and mercy – and it is what you’ll learn through yoga and surfing here. Aloha Bali Surf & Yoga organizes an eight day Aloha Essential Surf & Yoga retreat Bali with an intention to improve your surfing, life and stress coping skills.
Aloha Bali Surf & Yoga Retreat was founded in 2010 by Tommy. The idea came to him while he was running a slew of school activity programs and camps for school kids. Tommy sprang into action and set up Aloha, Bali. Soon, its popularity grew and so did the bookings. The Aloha makes regular donations to the local villages, orphanages and is involved with various change making community initiatives as per the Aloha Spirit Law, an official Hawaiian law from 1986.
Aloha’s eight-day Aloha Essential Surf & Yoga retreat covers all the major surf breaks from Padang-Padang, Bingin, Dreamland, Uluwatu, Green ball, Gunung Payung, Nusa Dua to Keramas! The surfing instructors plan the surfing session as per the waves and climatic sessions to make your surfing experience as buttery as possible.
The 8 Days Aloha Essential Surf and Yoga retreat Bali by Aloha Bali Surf & Yoga Retreat Uluwatu, Bali includes
COST USD 1480
Per day USD 167.8
Surf Sistas offers a 10 Days Yoga & Surf Retreat in Bali with other like-mind surf sistas. The bail surf yoga retreat caters to all levels of surfers irrespective of their surfing skills and talents. The novice surfers are taught the basics of surfing, positioning techniques and the safety measures to follow in the water. The immediate or improver surfers are taught ‘white to green’ which includes padding out the back, catching and riding green waves, turning and trimming along the wave, turtle rolling or duck diving.
Images and videos of all the participants are taken as they surf. The point behind this exercise is to do a critical analysis of their techniques later and equip them with the knowledge of how to conquer the waves better in their upcoming surfing session. The advanced surfers are taught specific aspects of their surfing methods. The centre arranges surfing boards for the participants and even let them use their personal board.
Besides surfing, an equal emphasis is given on the breathwork, postures and yoga asanas in the yoga class. All the guests of Surf Sistas surf and yoga retreat Bali are accommodated at their Canggu property, which is a boutique hotel, with a pool. The guests can either choose to book ensuite twin shares or stay in one of their selected private rooms should they need unparalleled privacy.
The 10 Days Yoga & Surf Retreat Bali by Surf Sistas Nusa Lembongan, Bali includes
COST USD 1511
Per day USD 163
Baliuma Retreats Bali is the result of a tripartite effort between Balitrees Group, a local ashram, Perguruan Seruling Dewata, and the villagers of Sesandan. The centre offers a 4 Day Epic Horse Riding, Surfing, Ancient Yoga & Hindu Cultural Awakening Holiday in Tabanan, Bali. This multi-dimensional retreat combines horse riding, yoga, surfing, philosophy sessions and more to give you a comprehensive wellness experience.
The guests, during their surf and yoga retreat, can either choose to stay in a private guesthouse room or in a homestay room. The guesthouse rooms are situated within the premises with amenities such as meditation garden, yoga shala, spa - and a newly constructed pool at an arm’s length. The rooms are done in traditional Balinese style with a smattering of bohemian décor. Each artwork at the rooms has been sourced from the local talent.
The homestay rooms may not be within the premises, but they provide a sneak peek into Balinese life, culture and traditions. Each homestay room comes with a garden facing terrace, a lounge area and Balinese style beddings.The bali surf yoga retreat begins with Balinese Watukaru yoga session followed by hitting the beach for a surfing session. While the horse riding sessions take the learning at the beach to a new level.
The 4 Days Epic Horse Riding, Surfing, Ancient Yoga & Hindu Cultural Awakening Holiday in Tabanan, Bali by Baliuma Retreats Tegallalang, Bali includes
COST USD 489