Anamaya Hotel Resort and Yoga Retreat Center

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  • DATES:  May 28 – June 4 PRICES:  Please see our Rates & Reservations page PACKAGES:  We have a number of yoga retreats to choos...

  • When I was a kid I spent almost all of my time playing outside. I built forts with scraps of wood from my dad’s shop and rusty bent nails ...

  • Pronunciation: MAAL-aa-sa-na Pose Type: Standing Watch little children playing and you will often see them in a natural squatting position a...

  • Recent Articles

    Playa Grande Surf Adventure
    October 29th, 2015 by Geoff McCabe
    Surf Instruction One of the highlights of any trip to this part of Costa rica is a surf adventure at Montezuma's Playa Grande, which is a thirty minute walk north of town. This white sand beach has small, consistent waves without rocks or people to bump into, so it's great for beginners. Intermediate surfers like it too, depending on the waves size,... [read more]

    Yoga Retreats with Brenda Cyr
    October 14th, 2015 by Kelsey
    Dancers Pose on Lower Deck at Anamaya DATES:  May 28 - June 4 PRICES:  Please see our Rates & Reservations page PACKAGES:  We have a number of yoga retreats to choose from. Yoga & Adventure, Yoga & Rejuvenation, Yoga & Surfing, and Pure Yoga. Have a look at our Anamaya Retreat Packages (ARPs) page for more information on each package that we offer. WORKSHOPS:  There will be... [read more]

    Yoga Retreats with Balazs Heller
    September 28th, 2015 by Kelsey
    balazs heller DATE:  Feb 27 - March 5, 2016 PRICES:  Please visit our Rates & Reservations Page for our base rates. PACKAGES:  We have many yoga retreats to choose from. Yoga & Adventure, Yoga & Surfing, Yoga & Rejuvenation, and Pure Yoga. Please see our Anamaya Retreat Packages (ARP's) for more information. WORKSHOPS:  We are excited to offer our guests three special... [read more]

    Meet Anamaya’s Head Chef, Jeffery Esposito
    September 22nd, 2015 by Millie Ross
    Watch the video below to learn more about the inspiration behind Anamaya's cuisine. Jeffery Esposito joined us six months ago and has made leaps and bounds in improving the quality and availability of organic, farm to table ingredients. His solid experience in Michelin star restaurants, with his own businesses combined with his passion for new world cuisine gives the guests... [read more]

    Practicing in paradise: Exploring the difference between Yoga in the City & the tropics
    September 20th, 2015 by Millie Ross
    From the concrete jungle to actual jungle, journey to the tropics for true transformation. In the past decade, yoga has become an increasingly Westernized form of physical exercise. The mind body spiritual integration of the practice, holistic health benefits and tranquility that yogis benefit from are just the tip of the iceberg. You don’t have to look hard to find... [read more]

    Anamaya welcomes Chef Jeffery Wayne Esposito
    September 20th, 2015 by Millie Ross
    Jeffery Esposito was raised in Florida. After working his way up the ranks of local kitchens in Gainsville, Florida he took charge of Emiliano’s Café, under executive Chef Ali de Paz with chef Joe Ramos. He later worked with Michelin Star Chef John Tennick and Chef Phil Robertson all becoming major influences in Jeff’s culinary journey. Eventually Jeffery reunited with... [read more]

    Montezuma: Welcome to Paradise
    September 15th, 2015 by Millie Ross
    Montezuma, rising star of the Nicoya Peninsula. At first glance, a laid-back beach town with friendly locals and rolling waves but venture out and stay a little longer to unlock the secrets of the magic coastal gem. If wanderlust leads you to Costa Rica, you simply cannot leave without getting lost in Montezuma. In fact, be careful otherwise you may... [read more]