AUGUST RADIANCE BALI YOGA SPA RESTORE RETREAT
6-night Ubud Retreat
Monday 7th – Sunday 13th August 2023
Join Jessie Chapman and facilitators for an abundant Radiance Bali Yoga Spa Restore Retreat staying six nights at the lovely Honeymoon Guesthouse in Ubud. Each day on retreat is an inspired journey of twice daily yoga practice, luxurious spa treatments, scenic walks, restoration, core strength, meditation, yoga nidra and other healing art classes for deep relaxation and vibrant renewal in colourful surrounds.
Everyone is welcome and well cared for by Jessie and the experienced Radiance facilitators. The yoga classes are designed for all, from the complete beginner to those with a regular practice, with lots of nourishing one-on-one yoga adjustments and instruction.
7 am: Inspirational morning yoga practice
9 am: Fresh juice & delicious Honeymoon breakfast
10.30 am: 5-Star Spa Journey Day / scenic walk / rest / swim
1 pm: Spa lunch or at the cafe
2 pm: Scenic walk / temple visit / rest
4.30 pm: Afternoon restoration yoga
7.00 pm: Dinner in-house or out at a cafe
8.30 pm: Yoga nidra / guided relaxation
Retreat Price I Room Options
AUD $2675 – Twin Share Room with own bathroom (per person)
AUD $2995 – Single Room with own bathroom
Many people join our Bali Yoga Retreat on their own and can either book a single room or share with another participant.
6 nights lovely Honeymoon accommodation
Airport/Hotel pick-up, drop off and all retreat transport
3 days deluxe 5-Star Spa Journey’s including all treatments
Morning yoga classes
Afternoon restoration yoga classes
Morning juices & breakfasts
2 Lunches & 1 dinner on our 5-star Spa Journeys
Scenic guided walks
Evening Yoga nidra
Yogadance, Temple visit & other cultural journeys
Not included: airfares, travel insurance and some lunches and dinners that we often eat together at one of the lovely nearby cafes or in-house.
Extra massages and spa treatments are available in-house
Luxurious Spa Journeys
Our Spa Journey days are to Bali’s most award-winning 5-star Spa Destinations – each one completely different to the other with deluxe treatments in stunning locations. One days Spa Journey includes a treatment in a private river side Spa Villa, a delicious 3 course spa lunch and pool time. Another journey offers a treatment of your choice in a private 6-star Spa Villa followed by 2 hours in the Spa Garden with pool, Jacuzzi, steam, sauna, plunge pool and a Spa Lunch. The third journey is to Bali’s most award-winning healing spa with a river side massage, relaxation time by the stunning pool followed by an Agni Hotra fire side ceremony for healing and cleansing and a delicious spa dinner. Our Spa Journeys are chosen for their beautiful and unique offerings that take you into another world and level of relaxation.
Jessie Chapman & facilitators
Your retreat hosts are Jessie Chapman along with Lee Purdie. Jessie has been offering Radiance Retreats in Australia, Asia, New Zealand and Europe for over 20 years. She has been practicing and teaching yoga for many years and is the author of 4 Yoga Books including Yoga Postures for your Body, Mind & Soul (HarperCollins) and the Radiance Yoga Series, Jessie loves sharing the transformational yoga retreat journey, creating space for people to deepen in yoga and to be inspired in beautiful natural surrounds. Click here to read more Jessie, the facilitators and Radiance Retreats.
Yoga, Restoration & Stillness
The morning yoga classes are an inspired journey of stillness and breath awareness, full body loosening and joint limbering, gentle warm-up vinyasa yoga sequences, core awareness and yoga posture practice to cultivate flexibility, strength, stability, alignment and awareness. Lots of one-on-one yoga adjustments and instruction is given with modifications and props used where needed.
The afternoon yoga classes combine gentle stretching and opening along with deep rest and restoration yoga, relaxing the nervous system and whole body and restoring energy levels. Restoration yoga naturally cultivates relaxed full breathing, stillness and connection.
Other yoga practices and classes throughout the retreat include the Core Strength, Guided Sitting in Stillness, Pranayama and Slow Mindful Walking along with evening Yoga Nidra.
Click here to read more about the yoga and Radiance offerings.
Accommodation & Location
We stay 6 nights at our ‘home away from home’ at the lovely Honeymoon Guesthouse in Ubud with beautifully furnished guest rooms, swimming pools, lush tropical gardens, delicious in-house cafe, in-house spa and wi-fi. Located within easy walking distance to Ubud’s vibrant galleries, museums, temples, markets, cafes, restaurants and scenic walks, our Bali Yoga Retreat is a heart opening feast for the senses. Guests can either be picked up from the airport or their accommodation for easy transition to our retreat. All guest rooms are spacious with ensuite bathrooms, aircon or fan cooled, bar fridge and filtered drinking water.
Getting There, Arrival & Departure, Extra Night
Our driver picks guests up from Bali’s International Airport (DPS) or their hotel in the Seminyak or Ubud region, for easy transition to our accommodation.
Arrival Day: Room check-in is available from 2 pm however feel free to arrive earlier in the day and use the pool, cafe, spa and other facilities. The first yoga class and group welcome circle is at 4 pm followed by a welcome dinner at 7 pm and then evening Yoga Nidra.
Departure Day: On our last day morning yoga is until 9 am followed by our farewell breakfast and then the retreat comes to an end. Room check-out is at 12 pm however feel free to leave your bags at reception and use the hotel facilities. As most flights leave Bali in the evening you may opt to book a late room check-out – let us know if you require this and we can check if one is available. Airport transfers on the last day/evening are included and we often travel to the airport together.
Upon registration a letter with full retreat and ‘getting there’ information is emailed to you.
Extra Nights’ Accommodation: Many guests opt to arrive a day earlier to allow extra time to relax, settle in and adjust to the time zone before we begin our retreat. Please let us know if you would like to book any extra nights before or after the retreat.
BALI YOGA RETREAT TESTIMONIALS
“Jessie and facilitators are magnificent teachers and friends. Starting and ending each day with yoga and being pampered in between with deluxe spa treatments in a beautiful location is something everyone should reward themselves with at least once in their lifetime.”
Anna Marie– Bali Yoga Spa Restore Retreat
“If you’ve come so far that you’re reading the testimonials, book the retreat. You will not be disappointed. The Bali Yoga Retreat provides the perfect environment to get away from it all, spoil yourself, meet new people, spend time on your own, and develop your yoga practice. Jessie and her facilitators are inspiring.”
Melissa– Bali Yoga Spa Restore Retreat
Linda – Bali Yoga Spa Restore Retreat
“The retreat in Ubud was perfect for me. Not having experienced much yoga previously, I was able to participate and enjoyed being challenged with supportive guidance from Jessie and Lee. I feel very grateful for the whole experience and for the beautiful Bali backdrop.”
Cheryl – Bali Retreat
“The week was fantastic, and I got everything I wanted from it and more.”
Catherine – Bali Yoga Spa Restore Retreat
‘I planned this escape after going through a tough time and thought it was time to give something to ‘me’. Jessie and facilitators were amazing and provided classes to cater for all yoga abilities; support to ensure correct technique and a genuine open trusting environment both physically and emotionally. Jessie plans all her classes, is never boring and each day works on something different. I met some amazing likeminded people. I would definitely do it again!’
Kelly – Bali Yoga Spa Restore Retreat
“I came to the Bali Retreat not knowing what to expect but looking for inspiration. Well, I definitely found that inspiration! The teachers were wonderful and created a harmonious, non-judgmental, serene environment. I feel recharged and invigorated and look forward to developing my own yoga practice. I would definitely recommend the retreat and would love to return.”
Georgia – Bali Yoga Spa Restore Retreat
“My yoga practice gives me flexibility, strength and inner joy – this retreat improved on these gifts plus I enjoyed meeting a great group of people all on fantastic journeys in a great setting of Ubud.”
Jo – Bali Yoga Spa Restore Retreat
“Jessie’s yoga knowledge was incredible, her guidance reassuring. The treatments were enlightening and healing. Bali a wonderful place. Thank you to the teachers and students for a wonderful week.”
Lynne – Bali Yoga Spa Restore Retreat
“Our aim was to have time away together somewhere where we could relax yet be active. This yoga week in Bali has surpassed all our expectations with its people, beauty and intensity. We have renewed, relaxed and reenergized.”
Roger– Bali Yoga Spa Restore Retreat
An amazing week with amazing people. Jessie and her facilitators created the perfect environment to promote both enthusiasm and peace. My yoga has improved dramatically through Jessie’s daily instruction and the adjustment of her very knowledgeable facilitators. I think this may become an annual pilgrimage.”
Pip – Bali Yoga Spa Restore Retreat
“Let yourself experience an indulgent week. These yoga sessions will only bring you closer to a magical experience.”
Sharon – Bali Yoga Spa Restore Retreat