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Embodied Presence - Eco luxury Yoga & Meditation Retreat

A week devoted to joyful, creative exploration into yoga practices and wisdom teachings that offer guidance, inspiration and support in living a more conscious and embodied life.
You will return home recharged, deeply rested and nourished, feeling more connected with your heart wisdom and with a greater depth of awareness both on and off the mat.
You will be more inspired to make choices that support you and be better able to navigate life's challenges with grace, humour and strength.


Nr. turre, Almeria Andulacia, ES 04639

Type of Event

  • Retreat

Yoga Styles



Sep 23 to
Sep 30
19:30 pmto09:30 am


1,108 €

All single occupancy to enhance your retreat experience.
Accommodation ranges from Yurts to Master Suite, priced between €1108-€1775, all inclusive.
10% discount for bookings by April 30th
Book with a friend in February 2015 and each receive an additional €100 discount. Please join Mandy's mailing list for this offer.

Full Description

Embodied presence - a yoga and meditation retreat
23-30th September 2015
At La Finca Paradiso, Spain - a luxury Eco retreat.
With Mandy Brinkley, BWY Dip, SYT

Treat yourself to seven glorious days devoted to creative exploration into yoga practices and wisdom teachings that offer guidance, inspiration and support for living a more conscious and embodied life.

Each day will include skilful sequences of asana combining rigorous vinyasa, restorative poses and yin yoga all with individualised attention to detail and integrated with pranayama, chanting, meditation and contemplation, with inspirational readings from wisdom teachings.

It is my heart felt intention that you receive the full benefit of this retreat time and as such 1-1 time with me is included in your retreat and you will be able to book time with me in Spain plus a follow up online session on your return home.

There will be generous amounts of time off the mat for you to enjoy the setting and assimilate the practises, whether alone or with friends. This will be a coming together of great people and you will now doubt make new friends and deepen your relationships with old ones.

Join us and return home deeply rested, shifted, clearer, nourished, feeling better able to connect with your heart wisdom. You will be more inspired to make choices that support you and better able to navigate life's challenges with grace, humour and strength.

About Finca Paradiso

Your home for the week is a model of luxury sustainability and an ideal hideaway for retreat. Set amidst nature with 360 degree views of the surrounding Sierra Cabrera Mountain Range and the Mediterranean Sea, it has 4 acres of fruitful Spanish gardens, a majestic pool, lots of quiet corners, on site support staff and chef to prepare your fresh, delicious meals.

With plenty of free time too you can explore, indulge in a massage, take a dip, wander and rest in the extensive grounds, or do more practice! The local beach is just 20 minutes drive away with a shuttle service (there is a charge) available from La Finca Paradiso.

Maria Angeles is your highly experienced chef for the week and will be creating a wonderful variety of delicious, vegetarian dishes for you to enjoy at breakfast, lunch and dinner. All dietary requirements and allergies can be catered for and you can indicate any preferences on your booking form.

All of the food is organic or sustainably sourced whenever possible and of a very high standard with much of it being freshly grown in the gardens. Teas, coffees, fruit juices, cordials and fresh fruit are available throughout the day. Plus you can pick your own fruit any time from the abundant gardens which include a citrus orchard, a tropical fruit orchard and a garden fruit orchard with grapes, peaches, bananas, avocados, guavas and figs to name but a few. You will also be enjoying the estate's own olive oil produced from the many young and ancient olive trees, one of which is over a 1000 years old.

This retreat is offered single occupancy only to enhance your experience. All the rooms are beautifully appointed, ranging from yurts to suites, and early booking is highly recommended to secure your place!

Environmental impact
The setting for this retreat has been carefully chosen for its commitment to sustainable living and operates self sufficiently with solar power, recycles all grey water and has abundant and fully stocked permaculture gardens.

Part of your payment will be given to ClimateCare to offset the carbon footprint of this retreat and will be used to support integrated climate and development projects that provide communities with safe water, tackle poverty and improve health. You can read more about that here.

Payment and cancellation policy

Master suite €1755
Suite €1650
En-suite €1540
Shared bath €1325
Yurt €1108

Book your retreat space by April 30th 2015 and receive a 10% discount. Please join Mandy's mailing list via her website to take advantage of this offer.

Payment and cancellation policy
A €500 deposit will reserve your place. Balances are due 31st July.

All payments are non-refundable. In the event that you need to cancel because of unforeseen circumstances it is highly recommended that you take out full travel insurance to cover all eventualities.

Deposits are non-​refundable but 50% of your deposit can be applied to another retreat with Mandy within a cal­en­dar year.

If you sign up for the retreat after 31st July full pay­ment is required upon reg­is­tra­tion.

The retreat price is inclusive of all sessions with Mandy, including 1-1 time during and after the retreat, full board accom­mo­da­tion, trans­fers (as detailed) and carbon offsetting. Travel to Spain and insurance is not included.

Upon registration you will receive detailed information on travel, transfers and what to bring.

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