fbpx

Playa Grande, Costa Rica

Empowerment in Paradise: Yoga, Breathwork & Beyond!

With Nicole Ananda
March 22
- March 29, 2025

About This Retreat

Escape to the serene shores of Playa Grande, Costa Rica for a transformative adventure where you’ll deepen your connection to yoga, breathwork, and empowering workshops led by renowned instructor Nicole Doherty Ananda. Bask in the pura vida as you immerse yourself in this lush natural paradise and discover profound renewal.

Panacea Retreats Playa Grande Costa Rica 1

The Spring Equinox welcomes us into the heart of nature’s embrace, to immerse yourself in a week of intentional renewal, relaxation, play, self-discovery and empowerment. I invite you to explore ancient yogic practices and modern techniques for unlocking your true potential.⁣

For those longing to break free from the mundane and craving change on a whole new level. For those seeking tools to overcome stress, and self doubt get ready to embark on a journey of self-discovery and empowerment.⁣

This retreat is not just an escape, but a profound journey inward designed for students at any stage of life looking to explore ancient yogic practices, breathwork, and self-mastery tools to reveal a life overflowing with abundance, confidence and meaning. ⁣

What to Expect:⁣
  • Equinox Opening Ceremony⁣ – Embrace the energies of this Equinox, a time of new beginnings and rejuvenation, to plant dream seeds and nurture them into reality.⁣
  • Daily Yoga & Meditation⁣ – Awaken each morning to the soothing rhythm of the waves with daily meditation & tea, followed by invigorating Vinyasa classes led by Nicole.⁣
  • Nourishing Meals⁣ – Indulge in 2 delicious meals a day, prepared with love and featuring locally-sourced ingredients to nourish your body and soul.⁣
  • Transformative Workshops⁣ – Dive deep into interactive sessions like Breathwork & Sound Healing Ceremonies and Empowerment Coaching designed to identify and overcome limiting beliefs, paving the way for profound personal growth and confidence.⁣
  • Adventure & Connection⁣ – We have included a sunset sailboat trip and you will have opportunities for more adventures to explore Costa Rica and create connections with like-minded souls.⁣
Panacea Retreats Playa Grande Costa Rica 5
Our retreat isn’t just a getaway—it’s a sacred journey inward, crafted for individuals at every stage of life. Whether you’re seeking relaxation, adventure, clarity, or simply a deeper sense of purpose, this week promises to leave you refreshed, renewed, and ready to embrace life’s infinite possibilities.
Panacea Retreats Yoga Retreats
Panacea Retreats Playa Grande Costa Rica 4

Be one of the first 3 people to sign up and get $500 off your total price.

Use Code EARLY500

Meet Your Retreat Leader

Nicole Ananda

Nicole Ananda is a Certified Life Coach, 500-ERYT Yoga Teacher Trainer, Breathwork Trainer, Reiki Master Trainer, Sound Healer, Author, Podcaster and Mother.

Over the last 20 years she’s dedicated her life to supporting thousands of clients with amazing, proven results using an integrative and holistic approach to total transformation through the path of yogic self-mastery.

She employs a holistic approach that harmonizes Eastern and Western philosophies to create transformative experiences that integrate the mind, body, and spirit, allowing you to dissolve these patterns via classes, retreats, workshops, coaching programs and online courses.

It is her mission to support men and women to live a life of passion, power and purpose to experience more love, joy, and success!

Sample Schedule

  • 7:30am: Meditation & Tea
  • ⁣8:00am-9:00am: Morning Vinyasa Class⁣
  • ⁣9:30am-10:30am: Breakfast⁣
  • ⁣Free Time or Optional Excursions⁣
  • ⁣3:30pm-5:30pm: Breathwork & Sound Healing, plus⁣ Transformational Workshops⁣
  • ⁣6:30pm-7:30pm: Dinner⁣

About The Venue

Boutique Beach Hotel

This boutique beach hotel is the perfect spot for a Playa Grande vacation with close proximity to the beach and consistent surf. Visitors can enjoy the two onsite yoga studios with year-round retreat offerings and the Playa Grande restaurant located in the treetops which serves breakfast, lunch and dinner, and a sunset happy hour.

The hotel hosts special events and several weddings each year, but it is the people and the overall vibe that make it truly special and worth experiencing. Just 75 meters from one of the most beautiful white sand beaches in the world, Playa Grande’s three-mile stretch offers numerous surf breaks for visitors to explore.

Boutique Beach Hotel - Panacea Retreats

Be one of the first 3 people to sign up and get $500 off your total price.

Use Code EARLY500

What’s Included

Included in the Retreat Package:
  • Seven nights lodging at Rip Jack Inn in Playa Grande, Costa Rica
  • Two meals daily
  • Daily yoga and meditation with Nicole
  • Shuttle service to and from Liberia (Costa Rica) airport
  • Sunset sailboat excursion
  • Concierge service
  • High speed WiFi
What’s NOT included:
  • Airfare to Liberia
  • Alcoholic Beverages
  • Tips
  • Extra Excursions
  • Laundry
  • Spa Treatments
  • Travel Insurance

Things To Keep In Mind

  • A $750 deposit is require to hold your spot
  • First 3 sign-ups get $500 off total price – Use Code EARLY500
  • Final payment is due 12/15/24
  • Due to the financial responsibility of Panacea Retreats for booking and holding the retreat property, all payments are non refundable. It is strongly recommended that you purchase travel insurance within 14 days of booking to access “Cancel Anytime” coverage (Travelguard, Squaremouth, Tinleg and Good Allianz are good options).
  • Fly into Liberia (Costa Rica) airport ideally by 3pm
  • Currently, there are no COVID requirements to enter Costa Rica or the United States (for US citizens)

Please reach out to Erin at erin@panacearetreats.co with any additional questions.

Accommodations

Pick and choose your preferred room below. All rooms have private bathrooms, air conditioning, in-room safe, and ceiling fans. Pricing includes lodging, three meals a day, airport transfers, a sunset sailboat excursion and daily yoga and meditation. We will do our best to place you with a suitable roommate, if you’re looking for one. If we’re unable to find one, you’ll be placed in a single room accommodation.

Prices are all *PER PERSON*

Standard Room Single

Standard Room Single

$3295

$2795 for first 3 sign-ups

These rooms are located under the restaurant so they are the most budget friendly rooms due to some noise (possibly until 10pm). They are each tastefully and individually decorated. Each hotel room has a small outdoor patio and a hammock hanging out front. The hotel rooms have one queen and one single bed.

*It is very hard to hear sounds of the restaurant with A/C or fan on.

Includes: Air Conditioning, Private Baths, Daily Housekeeping, Ceiling Fans, Coffee Maker, Toiletries and an In-Room Safe.

Standard Room Shared

Standard Room Shared (For Two)

$2750pp

$2250 for first 3 sign-ups

These rooms are located under the restaurant so they are the most budget-friendly rooms due to some noise (possibly until 10pm). They are each tastefully and individually decorated. Each hotel room has a small outdoor patio and a hammock hanging out front. The hotel rooms have one queen and one single bed.

*It is very hard to hear sounds from the restaurant with A/C or fan on.

Includes: Air Conditioning, Private Baths, Daily Housekeeping, Ceiling Fans, Coffee Maker, Toiletries and an In-Room Safe.

Deluxe Room Single

Deluxe Room Single

$3675

$3175 for first 3 sign-ups

The two rooms are located in a stand alone building that include an outdoor patio space. They are each tastefully and individually decorated. Rooms include either a Double, Queen or a King Bed.

Includes: Outdoor Seating, 32″ Flat Screen TV, Mini Fridge, Air Conditioning, Private Baths, Daily Housekeeping, Ceiling Fans, Coffee Maker, Toiletries and an In-Room Safe.

Deluxe Room Shared

Deluxe Room Shared (For Two)

$3195pp

$2695 for first 3 sign ups

The two rooms are located in a stand alone building that include an outdoor patio space. They are each tastefully and individually decorated. Rooms include either a Double, Queen or a King Bed.

Includes: Outdoor Seating, 32″ Flat Screen TV, Mini Fridge, Air Conditioning, Private Baths, Daily Housekeeping, Ceiling Fans, Coffee Maker, Toiletries and an In-Room Safe.

Bungalow

Bungalow (For Two)

$3350pp (ONLY 1 AVAILABLE)

$2850 for first 3 sign-ups

The bungalow has two queen size beds in a room separated by French doors. The front room comes with a comfy couch. The bathroom has an open spa type shower with smooth river rocks on the floor to massage your feet after a day at the beach. The bungalow has beautiful Costa Rican hardwood throughout.

Includes: Outdoor Seating, 32″ Flat Screen TV, Mini Fridge, Air Conditioning, Private Baths, Daily Housekeeping, Ceiling Fans, Coffee Maker, Toiletries and an In-Room Safe.

Suite (For Two)

Suite (For Two)

$3550pp (ONLY 1 AVAILABLE)

$3050 for first 3 sign-ups

Suites have one large bedroom, and a large living room with kitchenette. Each family suite has an outdoor patio that overlooks one of our two swimming pools.

Includes: Outdoor Seating, 32″ Flat Screen TV, Mini Fridge, Air Conditioning, Private Baths, Daily Housekeeping, Ceiling Fans, Coffee Maker, Toiletries and an In-Room Safe.

Suite (For Three)

Suite (For Three)

$2895pp (ONLY 1 AVAILABLE)

$2395 for first 3 sign-ups

Suites have one large bedroom, and a large living room with kitchenette. Each family suite has an outdoor patio that overlooks one of our two swimming pools.

Includes: Outdoor Seating, 32″ Flat Screen TV, Mini Fridge, Air Conditioning, Private Baths, Daily Housekeeping, Ceiling Fans, Coffee Maker, Toiletries and an In-Room Safe.

Book Now

Please fill out the form to complete your retreat registration.

Discover More Luxurious Retreats in Beautiful Locations

SPECIAL OFFER

First 3 Sign-Ups get $500 Off!

(3 Left)