HELP PAGE - Spain
Q. What is included in the price?
– All meals (option to dine out on half day)
– Unlimited use of the retreat facilities
– Access to natural therapy team
Q. What is NOT included in the price?
– Flights and transfers to and from Kaliyoga Retreats – see Getting Here
– Natural therapy sessions: therapists are paid directly by you in local currency
– Workshops are opt-in
Q. What is the price / Currency?
– Granada Airport 76km
– Granada city 53km
– Nearest towns: Orgiva 2.5km / Lanjaron 7.5km
– Nearest beach: Salobreña 32km
Q. I am not limber at all. Do I have to be really flexible to do yoga?
Q. Will the yoga class be really intense?
Q. Do I have to wear specific clothes?
Q. What kind of yoga do you teach at Kaliyoga?
Q. What languages do the yoga teachers speak?
Q. How many classes per day?
Q. My partner/ friend wants to come but does not want to do yoga, is that OK?
Q. Is there fresh air in the yoga studio?
Q. Are there bugs or flies in the yoga studio?
The studio is climate controlled.
In summer we often open the glass doors for fresh mountain air during practice – there are bug screens.
Q. Do you cater for special diets?
Q. Do you cater for allergies?
Q. Will I get enough protein?
Q. Is there any meat?
Q. Is there alcohol and coffee?
A retreat is an opportunity to regain bodily health and mindful balance. We do not serve coffee and alcohol. If you are tempted by the need for coffee and alcohol, we recommend that you reduce consumption several days before you arrive.
Q. Will Kaliyoga arrange a car to collect me from the airport and take me back?
Q. Should I book my return taxi before I arrive?
Q. Will I need to rent a car?
Q. Can I get to Kaliyoga by public bus?
Q. Can I get to Kaliyoga by train?
Q. How do I arrange a pick-up if my flight arrival time is too late for the group transfer?
*All bedrooms have comfy beds, quality linen and climate control. Bedrooms are cleaned every day and towels are changed mid-week.
Q. Do bathrooms have showers or baths?
Q. Are there hair dryers?
Q. Are the tepee's safe?
Q. What are the tepee bathrooms like?
Q. Are there mosquitos?
Q. Are there mozzie nets in the bedrooms?
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Q. Should I book my natural therapy sessions in advance?
Q. What are the optional afternoon activities?
Q. Is there horse riding?
Q. How far is the Mediterranean coast?
Q. Where can I jog and run?
Q. What are the optional free time activities?
Q. How to prepare
Q. What to bring
In summer bring light clothing, sunglasses, UV skin protection, a wrap or shawl for meditation – in winter be sure to bring a warm jacket and slippers and gloves and a hat for cool evenings, but also bring shorts and sandals in case it’s really warm – you can plug your iPod into the sound system in the living room – you can connect your laptop with our free wi-fi internet – mobile phone reception is very good here, but we ask you to use your phone sparingly and quietly away from other guests.
Q. What NOT to bring
– don’t bring a hair dryer (please!) as they tend to trip the fuses.
– don’t bring a clothes iron, you can borrow ours.
– don’t bring a bath towel or a pool towel, we provide both.
– don’t bring a hot water bottle/umbrella, we provide both.
– don’t bring soap, we provide home made soap.
We keep a small stock of tampons, toothbrushes, toothpaste, shampoo and body moisturiser for sale.
– we also have a holiday-book-exchange which you are welcome to plunder.
Q. What is Kaliyoga's typical guest profile?
We welcome all nationalities, all ages, all genders. The balance between women & men/singles & couples varies from week to week, but generally more women than men and more singles than couples. The minimum age is 15. There is no maximum age.
Q. Staying for more than one week?
Q. Late arrival / Early departure
Q. Is there accommodation near Malaga airport?
Internet / Mobile phone / Digital devices / Photography
Mobile phone reception is good, but please use your phone sparingly and away from other guests.
Sauna / Swimming pool
Guests generally wear swimwear around the pool & hot tub, but you may go topless if you wish. The sauna accommodates up to 4 people. Swimwear is optional in the sauna – please use a towel to sit on.
Q. Is the pool heated?
The water is heated by solar piping and a passive solar cover. Water temperature varies between approx 20 – 30 degrees Celsius. (68 – 86 Fahrenheit.)
Kaliyoga retreat can be hugely beneficial to ME sufferers. Our excellent holistic practitioners are here to help you to explore new healing modalities. Deep relaxation whilst on retreat is essential to recovery.
NOTE: Please discuss your condition with us before you book. For certain conditions, a doctor’s authorization may be necessary. See Terms & Conditions