Upcoming Yelapa Retreats:


  • Holistic Healing/Personal Transformation Retreat
    September 21, 2018 - September 30, 2018

    12:00 pm

What’s included: Daily Yoga (or Chi-Gong, Conscious Dance) and Meditation Accommodations in a private room with a bathroom and ocean view 3 vegetarian meals buffet style daily – Non GMO, sugar-free and mostly organic Daily individual Healing Therapy sessions –  7 day Holistic Healing retreat includes 6 sessions, 7 day Personal Transformation retreat includes 10 (more…)


  • 7 – 14 day (flexible dates) Holistic Healing/Personal Transformation Retreat in Yelapa, Mexico – 20% DISCOUNT!
    October 14, 2018 - October 20, 2018

What’s included: Daily Yoga and Meditation Accommodations in a private room with a bathroom and ocean view 3 vegetarian meals buffet style daily – Non GMO, sugar-free and mostly organic Group Breathwork Optional Indigenous Rituals Optional Sacred Ceremony Diet Option 1: Organic Rejuvenating Gourmet Diet: your choice of 100% raw, living foods or a mix (more…)


  • 7- 10 day Holistic Healing/ Personal Transformation Retreat
    November 5, 2018 - November 14, 2018

    12:00 pm

What’s included: Daily Yoga (or Chi-Gong, Conscious Dance) and Meditation Accommodations in a private room with a bathroom and ocean view 3 vegetarian meals buffet style daily – Non GMO, sugar-free and mostly organic Group Breathwork Optional: Indigenous Rituals Optional: Sacred Ceremony Diet Option 1: Organic Rejuvenating Gourmet Diet: your choice of 100% raw, living (more…)


  • Personal Transformation/ Holistic Healing with Yin Yoga, Chi-Gong, and optional customized Juice Detox in Yelapa, Mexico – 20% DISCOUNTED!
    December 2, 2018 - December 15, 2018

7 days experience formulated to support your aliveness. It is based on the secrets of the Emperors of ancient China for perfect health and well being! It is a complete program of detox and rejuvenation. When we choose to take responsibility for our health and place it at the top of (more…)


  • Reiki Master (1, 2 and 3) Certification Course in Yelapa, Mexico
    January 5, 2019 - January 11, 2019

Dr Ann West is teaching a 1st, 2nd and 3rd Degree, Reiki Master Certification Course in Yelapa, Mexico. This one week course is available to all. There are no pre-requisites. This is six days of interactive classes which include: Class Materials The complete Usui/Tibetan Master attunement Instruction on how to give (more…)


  • 7 days/ 6 nights Holistic Healing/ Personal Transformation retreat with Yoga/Mindfulness, Optional Juice Detox
    January 12, 2019 - January 18, 2019

Holistic Healing and Personal Transformation programs for healing depression, stress, in a beautiful setting in the jungle just above the ocean, with amazing views. Yelapa is a small fishing village located by a bay within Puerto Vallarta Bay and accessible only by boat. Nestled between a tropical jungle and a sandy (more…)


  • Shamanic Medicinal Journey with Amazon's Yawanawa Healers
    February 5, 2019 - February 12, 2019

7 day/7 night Ayahuasca Retreat with Temazcal, Indigenous Rituals and Sacred Ceremonies What’s included: Three deeply healing and transformative Ayahuasca ceremonies with Yawanawa healers, and native medicines from Amazon Yoga/Chi-Gong/Kundalini and Meditation Group Sharing Yawanawa Chanting Class Accommodations in a private/shared room with a bathroom and ocean view 3 vegetarian (more…)


  • Personal Transformation Retreat / Holistic Breathwork™ Practitioner Certification Course Level 1 in Yelapa, Mexico
    April 22, 2019 - April 28, 2019

    12:00 am - 11:55 pm

This Retreat is both Personal Transformation Retreat and also meets the requirements for Level One Holistic Breathwork™ Practitioner Course – 70 hours of Training Requirements for a Holistic Breathwork™ Practitioner Certification – 500 hours 140 hrs of retreat training for – Level 1 and 2 followed by Individual practice and home study Level One – (more…)

Northern California Retreats


  • October 5, 2018 - October 11, 2018
    12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

7-day personal retreats – you can choose one or a combination of programs below. We offer two main retreat programs: Personal Transformation and Holistic Healing. The main difference is the amount of the individual sessions: 6 sessions in Holistic Healing and 10 sessions (6 Holistic Breathwork™/Counseling sessions, and 4 body work (more…)


  • 7 day / 6 night Holistic Healing/ Personal Transformation Retreat in Northern California
    December 8, 2018 - December 14, 2018

7-day personal retreats – you can choose one or a combination of programs below: Juice Fast, Cleanse and Detox Retreat —Includes daily , 3 green vegetable juices, option of protein shake/citrus juice, cleansing spice and herbal teas, daily liquid multivitamins & minerals, optional hot or raw soup and chia seeds pudding, option (more…)

Terms and Agreements/Waiver and
Release of Liability / Cancelletion Policy

By placing a check in the check box / or making a payment, I hereby acknowledge that I have been advised of the contents and outline of my stay at Pura Vida Eco Retreat. I have been advised that the retreat may include massage, bodywork, watsu, acupuncture, spiritual counseling & breathwork, yoga and meditation instruction as a part of an alternative holistic health program. I understand that I accept full responsibility for my healing process and participation in this retreat. I have been also advised that the terrain of the retreat is rugged and it requires walking mindfully with attention.

I further understand that massage, bodywork, watsu, breathwork, yoga, meditation instruction and any other form of alternative healing should not be construed as a substitute for medical/psychiatric examination, diagnosis or treatment and that I should see a physician or other qualified medical specialist for any mental, psychological or physical ailment or condition that I am aware of. I freely enter into Pura Vida Eco Retreat and all activities at my own risk and with full responsibility. I expressly and voluntarily waive and release Pura Vida Eco Retreat, their owners, agents, employees and assigns, from any and all liability for any claims, demands, and/or actions of any kind, including but not limited to, personal injury and/or property damage that may occur as a result of or in the course of my retreat and/or arising out of the use of the lodging premises.

I further agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless Pura Vida Eco Retreat and its owners, agents, employees and assigns, from any and all claims, actions or demands by any other party or individual which may arise out of or result from my participation in any retreat activities.

I hereby warrant and represent that I am in good health and have no physical condition or disability which would be aggravated by or give rise to risk of harm to me by my participation in any retreat activities.

The services provided are intended to enhance my own innate wisdom to heal myself. As it is recognized that the source of all healing lives within me, Pura Vida is here to support and assist that which is already whole, vital and in balance.

I further understand that by signing this agreement and making this payment I fully commit to complete my program or stay and if I decide to leave or cancel before the term of this agreement, I waive my right to receive any refunds.

Cancellation Policy: There is 30-day cancellation policy for refund of deposit (30-50% payment) or re-scheduling of retreat. If the cancellation occurs before 30 days or earlier prior to the retreat start date, there will be $100 cancellation/processing fee deducted from the refund.

Due to the nature of the retreat and the personal transformation involved, it is the client’s responsibility to commit fully to the program, therefore Pura Vida doesn’t not offer refunds after the agreed cancellation time. If there is a personal emergency after the 30-day cancellation period, client may reschedule their retreat or stay to another time within six months.

I acknowledge that I have read and understand the contents of this waiver and agree to the above terms and agreements.