Surf & Yoga getaway in the Basque Country
Spend a long weekend in one of the most beautiful surfing cities in Europe. The perfect location of our retreat house, will allow you to enjoy of long days surfing being just 2 minutes from the beach, explore the pintxo bars at the Old Town within 10 mins. walking distance, or even go for a hike and explore other little towns around if you wish.
Type of Event
4 days, 3 nights
From Thursday to Sunday. Check in 11am. Check out 11am
Minimum 4 people- Maximum 10 people
3 Dates available before summer 2016:
- April 28th to 31st
- May 12th to 15th
- June 16th to 19th
ACCOMMODATION & PRICES:
We have available 4 double rooms, 1 triple room and 1 single
- Price of the package in single room: 476€
- Price of the package in shared double room/ single bed: 443€
- Price of the package in shared triple room/ single bed: 408€
The Yoga classes are Hatha Vinyasa style with an everyday focus on a different topic ( on building strength, on building a healthy back, focused on surfing etc.); Always depending on the group that comes together.
During our workshop we will try techniques to replace pure muscle strength by using energy and not get exhausted during practice but rather vivid. Working with breath and gravity and feeling the body, being conscious of every movement.
THE TEACHER/ Sunny Bregger
As her mother is the founder of the biggest yoga school in the area of Eckernförde Germany, Sunny grew up surrounded by yoga, having her mother as her first yoga teacher. Apart from her everyday practice and studies, Sunny is an accredited Hatha yoga teacher by the Yoga Alliance, and approved by the International Yoga Federation. She has done several workshops on the Ashtanga Vinyasa – and Hatha Vinyasa Yoga practice an studied with Prem and Radha at the Ashtanga Yoga Bali Research center in Ubud Bali.
THE COOK/ Grace Chin
Graces is a self-taught cook who learned on the job in the stressful environment of a chalet kitchen in France, she has honed her skills in a variety of kitchens around the world, ranging from a vegetarian cafe in coastal Peru to a make-shift outdoor kitchen at a permaculture retreat in Spain. Having been a vegetarian since age 9, making plants the star of a dish is something that comes naturally to Grace. She has a knack for making plant-based and even raw food taste wholesome, satisfying and moreish. Where others might see limitations, she only sees opportunities.
YOUR HOST/ Ale Romo
Ale is a professional photographer, surfer, globetrotter and retreat organizer. Many years ago, she discovered a passion for yoga & healthy food and started to organize Surf & Yoga retreats around the world with fellow women and she just launched her very own retreat house in San Sebastian, "Donosti Chill" where she receives travelers, retreaters, or any kind of person wanting to visit the city combined with a little bit of in-house wellness.
WHATS INCLUDED IN THE PACK:
3 nights of accommodation in our retreat house by the beach
Daily Continental Breakfast "Help your self"
2 Surfing Lessons with private teacher. All material included
2 Yoga Lessons. Hatha Vinyasa Flow & Meditation. All material included
1 Yoga workshop "Working with energy and gravity"
1 Superfoods and raw food brunch
1 Welcome Appetizer + 1 veggie pintxo tour
Enough free time to enjoy and explore our fabulous city :)
EXTRA ACTIVITIES UPON REQUEST:
Trips to nearby attractions like: Zarautz, Pasaia, Bilbao, France, etc.
Also, if you're a surfer, per 40€ extra, have available your wetsuit and board for you to free surf outside the surf lessons during your stay.
Airfare to San Sebastian
Airport/ Train pick up and drop off, but we can arrange this service for you in case you need it: Taxi from Airport 1 to 4 persons: From San Sebastian 45€, from Biarritz 90€, from Bilbao 150€
RESERVATIONS AND PAYMENTS:
A deposit of 20% of your package is required for the reservation of your place
50% of your deposit is refundable within 20 days notice before the date of commencement
Remainder must be paid in full before 5 days of the date of commencement
All payments via Paypal, with debit or credit card
HOW TO GET TO SAN SEBASTIAN:
You have plenty of flights available to San Sebastian airport; but also to Bilbao airport, and Biarritz, France airport from many points in Europe.
Also train and buses lines are available directly to city downtown and our house is just 10 mins. walking to the bus/train station.
Buses from nearby airports to San Sebastian:
- Bus from Bilbao by 1h30/ at 17,10€
- Bus from Biarritz by 1h/ 7,00€
- Bus from San Sebastian by Ekialdebus & Lurraldebus / 2,50€
If you have any doubts about how to get here, ask us. We'll be happy to help you with the logistics of your travel :)