Top 7 Budget Yoga Retreats in Koh Phangan

Top 7 Budget Yoga Retreats in Koh Phangan

If you think Koh Phangan only has hedonistic full moon parties then it's time to check your information sources as they may be outdated. Koh Phangan due to the vast efforts of the locals and the international yoga & wellness community has become the hub for wellness in Thailand. There are numerous Yoga retreats, detox retreats, meditation retreats and yoga teacher training courses being conducted all year round add to that eco retreats, vegan cafes and you get a perfect destination for wellness which is safe, tolerant and non dogmatic.

White sandy beaches, clean waters, lush forest and fresh juicy coconuts attract yogis worldwide. If you are in search of a holiday which enriches and relaxes you and it light on your wallet then this list of 7 budget yoga retreats in Koh Phangan is what you need to start with, the list has been sorted by popularity taking into account quality and quantity of reviews, web traffic and bounce rate.



1- Wonderland Healing Center Budget Yoga Retreat Koh Phangan

Wonderland Healing Center Budget Yoga Retreat Koh Phangan

An island paradise in the Gulf of Thailand, surrounded by lush tropical forest with stunning mountain views, located in the heart of Koh Phangan is Wonderland Healing Center. Wonderland grounded in the principles of ‘ahimsa’ and was founded by a circle of friends. This budget yoga retreat centre boasts a spacious yoga shala, herbal steam sauna, meditation room with stunning jungle views, beautiful outdoor pool, juice bar and a vegan restaurant. Alongside the yoga retreat, Wonderland offers occasional harmonizing workshops, healing treatments, detox programs and daily yoga classes.

Naama Peled is a senior therapist in Thai yoga therapy and deep tissue at Wonderland Healing Center. Naama is well versed in Iyengar yoga, Ashtanga-Vinyasa, Feminine yoga, and Therapeutic yoga. She has also conducted workshops around the world and guided many yoga festivals and conventions.

The most popular budget yoga retreat at Wonderland Healing Center is the 4 Days Yoga and Meditation Retreat and it includes the following

  • Pilates practice
  • Daily 3 yoga sessions
  • Daily guided meditation sessions
  • 1 Thai massage (for private rooms only)
  • Access to the herbal steam sauna & swimming pool
  • 3 nights accommodation
  • 3 daily vegan meals
  • Evening events

Location: Koh Phangan, Thailand

Link To: Wonderland Healing Center Budget Yoga Retreat Koh Phangan

Cost of 4 Days Yoga and Meditation Retreat starts at: US$ 210

 

2- Samma Karuna Budget Yoga Retreat Koh Phangan

Samma Karuna Budget Yoga Retreat Koh Phangan

Nestled amongst palm trees, jungle landscapes with stunning mountain views is Samma Karuna located at the beachfront of Koh Phangan. Samma Karuna Yoga Centre is a non-dogmatic school more concentrated on the emotional and healing aspects. Along with yoga retreats the centre regularly hosts festivals, workshops and conscious events for self-development. During the retreat at Samma Karuna you will learn 15 stages of intense cathartic meditation inspired by humaniversity AUM meditation and Osho’s AUM marathon.

Ishi Thamnopoulos founder of Samma Karuna has 9 years of experience in different music therapy backgrounds. He holds expertise in a wide spectrum of disciplines including meditation, tantra and bio-development.

The most famous budget yoga retreat at Samma Karuna is the 6 Days Celebration, Social Meditation and Yoga Retreat and it includes the following

  • Guided yoga classes twice a day
  • Introduction to Vipassana meditation
  • Dance, celebration, dynamic, and active meditations
  • Music circles and compassionate sharing
  • 3 rejuvenating Thai massage sessions
  • Insightful lectures and exercises
  • Transfer service from the pier
  • 5 nights accommodation

Location: Koh Phangan, Thailand

Link To: Samma Karuna Budget Yoga Retreat Koh Phangan

Cost of 6 Days Celebration, Social Meditation and Yoga Retreat starts at: US$ 412

 

3- Pure Flow Yoga Budget Yoga Retreat Koh Phangan

Pure Flow Yoga Budget Yoga Retreat Koh Phangan

Overlooking the crystal blue waters of Haad Yuan Bay, surrounded by beautiful lush jungles in Koh Phangan is Pure Flow Yoga the space to find peace, grace, ease and flow. Pure Flow Yoga voted as ‘one of the top 8 Retreats worldwide’ by The Guardian in 2018. Along with yoga retreats this yoga centre also offers daily yoga classes and yoga teacher training courses.

Francie Fishman, founder of Pure Flow Yoga School is a 500-hour Yoga Alliance certified teacher trainer. Specializing in Vinyasa, Yin and Hatha flow Francie shares in-depth instructions on sequencing, alignment and awareness of the breath to all levels of learner. Francie has been an acclaimed presenter at the famous Bali Spirit Festival for the past 6 years.

The 7 Day Magical Life-Changing Yoga Retreat is the most famous budget yoga retreat offered by Pure Flow Yoga and it includes the following

  • 6 nights accommodation
  • 2 Inspiring daily yoga classes
  • Steam bath
  • Immersion in nature
  • Intro to yoga handbook
  • Pre and post-retreat integration support
  • Workshops and explorations in yogic philosophy, meditation, and pranayama
  • Ecstatic expressions including Kirtan, ecstatic dance, and other special events

Location: Koh Phangan, Thailand

Link To: Pure Flow Yoga Budget Yoga Retreat Koh Phangan

Cost of 7 Day Magical Life-Changing Yoga Retreat starts at: US$ 698

 

4- The Yoga Retreat Budget Yoga Retreat Koh Phangan

The Yoga Retreat Budget Yoga Retreat Koh Phangan

Just ten minutes away from Haad Salad beach, in a calm eco-friendly environment, embraced by the quietness of the jungle of Koh Phangan is The Yoga Retreat. This yoga retreat centre specializes in traditional Mysore Ashtanga Yoga Retreats and Detox Retreats. The Yoga Retreat has a vegetarian restaurant which serves an assortment of healthy foods, fresh juices, and also has a raw organic cafe.

Kes and Teresa haling from the UK are the founders of The Yoga Retreat Centre. They wanted to open up a yoga place that is eco-friendly yet affordable. The centre also supports self-healing as they believe that every person is their own best guide.

The 7 Days Ashtanga & Hatha Yoga Retreat Yoga Retreat is the most popular budget yoga retreat offered by The Yoga Retreat and it includes the following

  • 1 yoga classes daily
  • Ashtanga and hatha yoga practices
  • Courses in pranayama and meditation
  • Lectures on theory and philosophy of yoga
  • Free time to explore Koh Phangan island
  • 6 nights accommodation

Location: Koh Phangan, Thailand

Link To: The Yoga Retreat Budget Yoga Retreat Koh Phangan

Cost of 7 Days Ashtanga & Hatha Yoga Retreat Yoga Retreat starts at: US$ 299

 

5- Anahata Yoga Shala Budget Yoga Retreat Koh Phangan

Anahata Yoga Shala Budget Yoga Retreat Koh Phangan

Hidden away from the hustle and bustle, situated on the west side of the magical tropical jungle island of Koh Phangan, near Haad Yao Beach - Sandy Bay Resort is Anahata Yoga Shala. This yoga retreat centre is based on the interpretation of yogic teachings and embraces the concepts of chakras, nadis, mudras, bandhas, prana, universal and cosmic energies. Anahata Yoga Shala yoga retreats conduct 11 yoga classes throughout the week. 

Vanessa Burger, founder and lead yoga teacher at Anahata Yoga Shala is RYT - 500 an international multi-yoga teacher. She started practicing yoga in her childhood and gained expertise in Vinyasa, Ashtanga, Hot Yoga, Hatha and Pre-Natal Yoga.

The 8 Days Full-Immersions Yoga Retreat is the most famous budget yoga retreat offered by Anahata Yoga Shala and it includes the following

  • 11 yoga classes
  • Daily asana practices
  • A beautiful and perfect location to rejuvenate
  • A professional and experienced yoga instructor
  • Selection of local and international gastronomy
  • Free time to explore the surrounding area
  • Various activities and excursions available
  • 7 nights accommodation

Location: Koh Phangan, Thailand

Link To: Anahata Yoga Shala Budget Yoga Retreat Koh Phangan

Cost of 8 Days Full-Immersions Yoga Retreat starts at: US$ 453

 

6- Ananda Yoga & Detox Center Budget Yoga Retreat Koh Phangan

Ananda Yoga & Detox Center Budget Yoga Retreat Koh Phangan

Ananda Yoga & Detox Center located in Koh Phangan, an island paradise in the Gulf of Thailand about 100 km from the coast of Southern Thailand in Surat Thani. Ananda Yoga & Detox Center boasts a herbal steam sauna, saltwater swimming pool and a yoga studio that hosts two 90 minute drop-in alignment based Hatha Vinyasa yoga classes each day except Sunday. In Ananda Yoga and detox centre students from over 40 countries have graduated from Yoga Teacher Training Course and the centre has completed over 10,000 Detox Programs.

Evangelos Syrigos, founder of Ananda Yoga & Detox Center, is 500 RYT certified by Yoga Alliance. In Koh Phangan, Evangelos discovered yoga through experimentation on himself and learning from other yogis about body purification. In May of 2015, Evangelos has been honored by Congresswoman, Carolyn B. Maloney in Washington, D.C. at the Global Goddess Artemis Award Ceremony.

The most popular budget yoga retreat at Ananda Yoga & Detox Center is the 5 Days Pure Yoga and Meditation Holiday and it includes the following

  • Daily yoga classes
  • Daily guided meditation
  • Alignment yoga classes
  • Mindfulness meditation
  • Daily vegetarian buffet meals
  • 4 nights accommodation
  • Thai massage

Location: Koh Phangan, Thailand

Link To: Ananda Yoga & Detox Center Budget Yoga Retreat Koh Phangan

Cost of 5 Days Pure Yoga and Meditation Holiday starts at: US$ 304

 

7- Shri Kali Ashram Budget Yoga Retreat Koh Phangan

Shri Kali Ashram Budget Yoga Retreat Koh Phangan

Located on the tropical island of Koh Phangan, spanning several acres of secluded jungle hills which overlook the sea is Shri Kali Ashram. Shri Kali is a traditional yoga ashram where all the teachings based on original Sanskrit texts interpreted through traditional learning, the ashram does not teach from translations or modern studies. The food served at Shri Kali Ashram is a fusion of Indian and Thai and also includes Italian, Mediterranean, and other European dishes which are all prepared in accordance with a deeper knowledge of Ayurvedic principles and concepts.

Acharya Bhagavan Shanmukha Anantha Natha founder of Shri Kali Ashram is a traditionally educated, initiated Saiva Agama teacher with 40 years of teaching experience. Acharya Bhagavan has expertise in the field of various interpretations as Agama (that which comes down from the Veda), Tantra, and Yoga (asanas, pranayama, dhyana).

The 7 Days Traditional Tantra Yoga Retreat is the most famous budget yoga retreat offered by Shri Kali Ashram and it includes the following

  • Meditation integrated into all practices
  • Daily asana practice (twice a day)
  • Daily Ayurvedic massage 
  • Regular practice of pranayama and bandhas
  • 3 delicious and healthy vegetarian meals
  • Energy culturing asana practice which includes balancing the doshas Vata, Pitta and Kapha
  • 6 nights accommodation

Location: Koh Phangan, Thailand

Link To: Shri Kali Ashram Budget Yoga Retreat Koh Phangan

Cost of 7 Days Traditional Tantra Yoga Retreat starts at: US$ 363


To book yourself a spot at one of these Budget Yoga Retreat in Koh Phangan talk to one of our Travel Specialists contact us at zen@balancegurus.com to discuss tailor-making your experience. If you are interested in Budget Meditation Retreats in Koh Phangan then make sure you check out our Blog 5 Popular Budget Meditation Retreats in Koh Phangan

 

4 Days Yoga and Meditation Retreat by Wonderland Healing Center - US$ 210 - Shared Dorm

6 Days Celebration, Social Meditation and Yoga Retreat by Samma Karuna - US$ 412 - Private single room

7 Day Magical Life-Changing Yoga Retreat by Pure Flow Yoga - US$ 698 - Bamboo Hut

7 Days Ashtanga & Hatha Yoga Retreat Yoga Retreat by The Yoga Retreat - US$ 299 - Shared quadruple room

8 Days Full-Immersions Yoga Retreat by Ananda Yoga & Detox Center - US$ 304 - Shared dorm

5 Days Pure Yoga and Meditation Holiday by Shri Kali Ashram - US$ 363 - Shared room

7 Days Traditional Tantra Yoga Retreat by Anahata Yoga Shala - US$ 453 - Private twin room