After the busy hustle and bustle of everyday life, working long hard hours, coming home to do the cleaning, taking care of the kids, the parents and everything else you do, it’s time for a relaxing holiday away. A yoga retreat to unwind and re-centre your mind and spirit. There’s no better place to get completely zen like in Bali Indonesia. Specifically in beautiful Canggu. (Pronounced Chang-Goo)
When on a tranquil quest like this staying in a busy hotel just doesn’t fit. There are beautiful Canggu villas ready for your arrival. Private, luxury homes with everything you need to feel relaxed and pampered. A serene stunning view from your window will greet you everyday as you get out of bed. Take a dip in your private pool and warm up with some yoga in the lush garden before heading to class. There’s no stress here, and anything you need can be provided just by asking the on-site villa manager.
1. The Practice
A yoga centre with top notch classes and world-class teachers. Truly a five star experience. Not to mention the beautiful open air natural bamboo building perched in the jungle canopy. Traditional teachings of yoga are blended into everyday lives here. They use the principles of yoga on and off the mat. Delve into the science and art of traditional yoga with daily asana, meditation, master classes, workshops, and more. When it’s time to leave Bali you can keep up with your routine with their virtual online studio no matter where in the world you go.
Address: Jl Batu Bolong No. 94A, Canggu
+62 361 300 3446 – +62 812 3670 2160
Hours: Daily 7:00 – 20:00
Shala is the Goddess of Compassion. A very fitting name for a very compassionate studio. Spend some time and nurture your body here. Surrounded by lush green gardens and cooled by the fresh ocean breeze. As soon as you arrive you will feel the calming spa like atmosphere of a true oasis away from the city. Tall ceilings made of natural thatch and bamboo will make you feel connected and protected. Centuries old statues and intricate Balinese carvings add to the importance of this temple.
Address: Jl Pantai Batu Bolong, Canggu
+62 813 3702 0904
3. Desa Seni
A beautiful studio that blends into an art village is not only a space for yoga but a stage for culture and wellness rituals. Join the many offerings like daily classes, multiple wellness packages, a holistic spa, an organic restaurant and an artistic gift shop. The yogis who teach here are dedicated and full of passion for helping you find what you seek. The classes vary in levels and difficulty so there is guaranteed to be one for you. Life happens here in an open-air Balinese style pavilion surrounded by exotic tropical gardens and the soothing sounds of nature.
Address: Jl Subak Sari No.13, Pantai Berawa, Canggu
+62 361 844 6393 – +62 811 399 536
4. Serenity Yoga
Situated in the heart of vibrant Canggu you wouldn’t know it when you enter the tranquil and reformative space. A hidden tropical oasis on a property that is managed in an ecologically preserved and environmentally conscious way. This studio is one of the more affordable spots with budget-friendly packages and various levels that will suit your body and wallet. The knowledgeable teachers here work with more than ten different yoga styles and host special events on breathwork, self-love and life-coaching. The whole property is smoke and alcohol free as they work towards an all-in-one holistic lifestyle retreat. Take some time to check out the grounds around the yoga mat. An outdoor pool, a permaculture herbal garden and the vegan, chemical-free restaurant are some great options to spend an afternoon.
Address: Jl. Nelayan, Canggu
+62 361 846 9251 – +62 811 3888 472
Hours: Daily 7:30 – 18:00
5. Samadi Bali
A full holistic wellness schedule and treatments all in one space. The best yoga teachers come from all over Bali to teach here. They have trained all over the world and are happy to share their knowledge and guidance. The team includes multinational yoga experts. They think of yoga as learning to dance with the universe. Enjoy a fresh cold coconut and homemade healthy healing food after class. It’s all very laid back and professional. The perfect situation to make you feel comfortable and relaxed.
Address: Jl Padang Linjong No. 39, Echo Beach, Canggu
+62 8123 831 2505
Hours: Daily 7:00 – 19:00