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Contentment is derived from the approach and attitude toward the external world, not from the objects themselves.

—Swami Vishnudevananda

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This is a place where you can really get deep relaxation, spiritual progress and unwind from everyday stress and activities. I find that the energy here is very warm and welcoming. The staff are very nice and friendly, the ocean is beautiful, and the water is clean with great healing properties.

—Guest, Zagreb, Croatia

Rates, Accommodations & Room Information

We welcome everyone to the ashram and offer a range of program and accommodation options. Please note that all guests must be registered for a program during their stay. The total cost of your stay at the Yoga Retreat is based on your choice of program and accommodations. Use the tabs below for more information.

Please see Planning & Pre-Arrival Information to find all the practical details about a stay at the ashram in one place, including What to Bring, Internet Access, etc.



Accommodations

Our housing options are designed for a range of budgets and personal needs and vary from self-pitched tents to luxurious beachfront suites to comfortable cabins. All of our accommodations are welcoming and simple, and the diverse spectrum allows you to relax and enjoy your time with us at the ashram.

Choose your room at the ashram. Accommodations include your lodging and meals. Rates are determined by length of stay and by season:

    • Winter/Spring Season: November 20, 2016 – June 30, 2017
    • Summer/Fall Season: July 1 – October 31, 2017

Program tuition is additional. The total cost for your stay depends on your choice of program: Yoga Vacation, experiential course, or Teacher Training. All guests must be registered for a program.

Please note: Minimum 2-night stay year-round.

The rates below are per person, per night, and are listed in US dollars. A Bahamian VAT tax of 7.5% is NOT included and will be added.

Payments: We accept Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover, cash (US dollars), and US certified bank drafts to the name Sivananda Ashram Yoga Retreat. We do not accept personal checks or travelers checks. All deposits and payments in US dollars only.

Beachfront Deluxe Suite

  • Inside Beach Deluxe Accommodations | sivanandabahamas.org

Enjoy breathtaking views of the ocean from your own spacious, private balcony. Our luxurious Beachfront Deluxe Suites are furnished with two double beds and include a private bathroom with tub and shower, a kitchenette (no stove), and air-conditioning. These rooms are available for reservations of two or more persons only.

No. of nights Winter Summer
1 – 6 nights $159 $136
7 – 13 nights $148 $128
14 – 20 nights $141 $121
21 nights or more $136 $116
 

Oceanview Deluxe Room

  • Oceanview Deluxe King Room

Welcome to our newest room, set in a palm tree grove with ocean views from a private balcony. This beautifully appointed room with contemporary design features a king-sized bed or 2 XL twin beds and includes a private bathroom with tub and shower, a kitchenette (no stove), a closet, desk, and rocking chair, and is fully air-conditioned. This room is available for reservations of two or more people only.

No. of nights Winter Summer
1 – 6 nights $147 $129
7 – 13 nights $137 $121
14 – 20 nights $130 $114
21 nights or more $125 $109
 

Garden Room with Bath (shared)

  • Garden Room with Bath Accommodations | sivanandabahamas.org

Featuring their own bathroom, our Gardens Room with Bath are shared rooms with 2 single beds. Situated in various locations throughout the ashram, these rooms provide simple furnishings, including shelves and hooks for clothing and personal items, a refrigerator, and air conditioning. If you register for this shared room by yourself, a roommate of the same gender will be assigned to your room.

No. of nights Winter Summer
1 – 6 nights $138 $121
7 – 13 nights $129 $113
14 – 20 nights $122 $107
21 nights or more $117 $103
 

Garden Room Single (private)

  • Garden Room Single Private Accommodations | sivanandabahamas.org

For those seeking solitude, our Garden Room Singles feature 1 single bed and provide simple furnishings, including shelves and hooks for clothing and personal items, and air conditioning. Situated in various locations throughout the ashram, including the main building, shared bathrooms are a short walk away.

No. of nights Winter Summer
1 – 6 nights $133 $116
7 – 13 nights $125 $108
14 – 20 nights $119 $103
21 nights or more $113 $99
 

Beach Hut (shared room)

 
  • Inside Beach Hut Shared Accommodations | sivanandabahamas.org

Fall asleep to the soothing sound of the ocean waves. Providing sensational views of the ocean, our Beach Huts are shared rooms with 2 single beds, air-conditioning, and simple furnishings, with shared bathrooms a short walk away. If you register for this shared room by yourself, a roommate of the same gender will be assigned to your room.

No. of nights Winter Summer
1 – 6 nights $127 $109
7 – 13 nights $119 $102
14 – 20 nights $112 $97
21 nights or more $108 $93
 

Garden Room (shared)

  • Garden Room-Shared Accommodations | sivanandabahamas.org

Simple and comfortable, our Garden Rooms are shared rooms with 2 single beds. Situated in various locations throughout the ashram, these air-conditioned rooms are simply furnished, including shelves and hooks for clothing and personal items, with shared bathrooms a short walk away. If you register for the Garden Room by yourself, a roommate of the same gender will be assigned to your room.

No. of nights Winter Summer
1 – 6 nights $112 $99
7 – 13 nights $106 $93
14 – 20 nights $101 $88
21 nights or more $97 $84
 

Garden Room Double (private)

  • Garden Room Double Private Accommodations | sivanandabahamas.org
Perfect for couples, our Garden Room Doubles feature 1 double bed and provide simple furnishings, including shelves and hooks for clothing and personal items, and air conditioning. Situated in various locations throughout the ashram, shared bathrooms are a short walk away.
The prices below are per person for double occupancy.

No. of nights Winter Summer
1 – 6 nights $138 $99
7 – 13 nights $130 $93
14 – 20 nights $124 $88
21 nights or more $118 $84
 

Dormitory

  • Dormitory Accommodations2 | sivanandabahamas.org

Meet interesting people from all over the world. Our single-gender Dormitories are simple and comfortable, furnished with 3-4 single beds and located in various locations around the ashram. Bedding and towels are provided and shared bathrooms are just a short walk away.

No. of nights Winter Summer
1 – 6 nights $80 $83
7 – 13 nights $75 $77
14 – 20 nights $71 $73
21 nights  or more $69 $70

Tent Hut Single (private)

  • Tent Hut Single Accommodations | sivanandabahamas.org

Enjoy the outdoor camping experience with indoor comforts in these room-sized, straight-walled tents located at various sites throughout the ashram. Our Tent Hut Singles are comfortably furnished with a single bed, a nightstand, closet, bedside lamp, and electrical outlet, with towels provided. Shared bathrooms are a short walk away. *Not available in summer. Open for sale November 1.

No. of nights Winter Summer
1 – 6 nights $82
7 – 13 nights $77
14 – 20 nights $73
21 nights or more $70

Tent Hut Double (private)

  • Tent Hut Single Accommodations | sivanandabahamas.org

Enjoy the outdoor camping experience with indoor comforts in these room-sized, straight-walled tents. Perfect for couples, our Tent Hut Doubles feature 1 double bed and are comfortably furnished with a nightstand, closet, bedside lamp, and electrical outlet, with towels provided. Shared bathrooms are a short walk away. *Not available in summer. Open for sale November 1.

No. of nights Winter Summer
1 – 6 nights $82
7 – 13 nights $77
14 – 20 nights $73
21 nights or more $70

Tent Space

  • Tent Accommodations | sivanandabahamas.org

Pitch your tent near the beach, the bay, or amongst the palm trees in the garden and create your own private space in the ashram. Bring your own tent, camping gear, mattress, bedding and towels. You are welcome to bring a tent up to a size of 8’X8′. *Not available in summer. Open for sale October 23. Want to learn more about sleeping in the open air at the ashram? View our blog for some good tenting tips.

No. of nights Winter Summer
1 – 6 nights $69
7 – 13 nights $64
14 – 20 nights $61
21 nights or more $58

Yoga Vacation Program

 

The cost for the Yoga Vacation Program is:

Winter/Spring
$32 per day plus accommodations (November 20, 2016 – June 30, 2017)

Summer/Fall
$20 per day plus accommodations (July 1 – October 31)

This includes your meals, yoga classes, daily workshops, and satsangs, as well as access to our beautiful beach and the ashram grounds and amenities.

Please note A Bahamian VAT tax of 7.5% is NOT included and will be added.

Accommodations are additional. The total cost for your stay depends on your choice of accommodations.

Deposit To guarantee your reservation for the Yoga Vacation Program, a $100 deposit is required. Deposit amounts are per person. Balance is due upon arrival.

Please visit the Yoga Vacation Program pages for more information.

 

Experiential Courses

 

Add tuition fee (listed with course description) to the accommodation rate. You may come early or stay after by registering for a day or more of the Yoga Vacation Program.

Deposit To guarantee your reservation for an experiential course, a $150 deposit is required. Deposit amounts are per person, per course. Balance is due upon arrival.

 

Teacher Training Course, Advanced Teacher Training Course and Residential Study Program (Karma Yoga)

 

The rates for these programs include tuition and accommodation. Please see the Teacher Training Course, Advanced Teacher Training Course, or Residential Study pages for details.

Deposits To guarantee your reservation for the TTC, or ATTC, a $300 deposit is required. For the 1-Month Residential Study/Karma Yoga Program, a $100 deposit is required. Deposit amounts are per person, per course. Balance is due upon arrival.

 

Payments

We accept Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover, cash (US dollars) and US certified bank drafts to the name Sivananda Ashram Yoga Retreat. We do not accept personal checks or travelers checks. All deposits and payments in US dollars only.

 

Cancellation Policy

Refunds* are available:

  • Up to 30 days prior to the scheduled arrival date—subject to deduction of processing fee**. 30 days or fewer prior to the scheduled arrival date—subject to deduction of the deposit.

Credit Notes*** Apply to cancellation following arrival date. Credit notes will not be issued for the deposit. Any amount in excess of the deposit may be credited as follows:

  • Yoga Vacation Reservation: A credit note will be issued in an amount equal to the amount paid for the cancelled portion of your original reservation.
  • Teacher Training Course/Advanced Teacher Training Course: A credit note will be issued in an amount equal to the amount paid for the cancelled portion of the course.
  • Other Courses: A credit note will be issued in an amount equal to the unused accommodation fees only. No credit or refunds will be given for the tuition amount.

* Refunds will be given solely by way of crediting the credit card used for the applicable payment.

** Processing fee in the amount of US $50 per person will be due in conjunction with any cancellation, in addition to any amount due.

*** Credit notes are valid for two years from the date of issue. Credit notes can be used for booking a Yoga Vacation, a course, or a daily program in the Sivananda Ashram Yoga Retreat, Nassau, Bahamas only (specifically excluding Boutique purchases and Well-Being Center services). Credit notes are personal and nontransferable.

No refund or credit notes will be available if you attend a program and are dissatisfied with its presentation or content, or due to dissatisfaction with the Yoga Retreat’s schedule or accommodations.

Families

Families with children are welcome at the Yoga Retreat year-round as part of the Yoga Vacation Program.
Several Family Programs are offered at the Thanksgiving, Christmas/New Years, and Easter/Passover holidays. Please see our Program Calendar to find more information.

 

Children’s Rates

For children staying in their parents’ room only (age at the time of arrival):

  • Under Age 5: free
  • Age 5–11: 50% discount on accommodation rates and Yoga Vacation Program fees do not apply (unless otherwise indicated).
  • From Age 12: Standard accommodation rates and Yoga Vacation Program fees apply

Please note: Cribs and high chairs are not available at the ashram, so please come prepared. Baby cots are available for $15 a night (plus a 7.5% Bahamian tax).

Special Offers and Discounts

 

Double Room for Single Use

From June 1 – November 19, 2016 and July 1 – October 31, 2017 all double rooms are offered for single use at 85% of the double full-occupancy price.

 

Group Accommodation Discounts

  • 10% discount for groups of 10 or more
  • 15% discount for groups of 20 or more

Group discounts apply only to accommodation rates and only if all members of the group register and pay together as a group for the same time period.

 

Tuition Discounts for Senior Citizens

Senior citizens 65 years old and over receive a 10% discount on course tuition.

 

Multiple Courses Tuition Discounts

Applies only when you register for two or more courses simultaneously and pay in full upon arrival for the courses:

  • One course: full tuition
  • Two courses: 5% off tuition for both
  • Three courses: 10% off tuition for all three

Only one type of discount may be taken, including special promotions. Tuition discounts do not apply to Ayurveda Body Treatments Course.

Day Guests/Drop-In Rates

If you live in the area or you’re just passing through, consider joining us for the day!

The Day Guest rate (for visitors not staying at the ashram) is $45 per day (plus a 7.5% Bahamian tax). This price includes two meals, two yoga classes, Yoga Vacation workshops, and two satsangs.

You are welcome to join our 8:00 am or 4:00 pm yoga class; join our Yoga Vacation workshops at 12:00 pm and/or 2:00 pm, have your brunch (10:00 am) or dinner (6:00 pm) with us, or come for satsang — a meditation, chanting, and study gathering at 6:00 am or 8:00pm. Also consider a treatment at the Well Being Center

The cost for an individual yoga class or meal is $10 (plus a 7.5% Bahamian tax).

If you are coming from Nassau, you will need to coordinate your timing with our boat (or call us to arrange for a special boat pick-up), which leaves from our dock at Elizabeth on Bay Marketplace and Marina (walk all the way down to the dock for our boat).

The boat schedule from the dock in Nassau to the ashram is as follows:

7:45 am
10:35 am
11:05 am
12:05 pm
1:05 pm
2:05 pm
3:05 pm
3:40 pm
6:35 pm
7:20 pm


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