Pavones Yoga Center

Posted by on May 31, 2015 in Yoga Retreats, Yoga Teacher Training | Comments Off on Pavones Yoga Center


Situated on the southern Pacific coast of Costa Rica, Pavones Yoga Center is a boutique yoga retreat and yoga teacher training center. Nestled in the middle of the jungle, about 320 kilometers from the capital city of San Jose, this center overlooks stunning ocean view. Yoga training offered by the center are complied with Yoga Alliance standards. When you will complete the training, you will be eligible to become registered Yoga teacher through Yoga Alliance. These training are focused on fostering health and well-being through Yoga. While staying at this yoga retreat center, you will be able to explore the inner and outer world with wonder. People who want to discover their inner-self and harmony, they will find this Pavones Yoga Center perfect. This center has the mission to spread peace all around and to heal the planet by respecting all walks of life.


Two types of accommodations are offered by Pavones Yoga Center. You can stay at a Garden villa or can choose Villa Pacifica.

The Garden Villas:

Pavones-Yoga-Center-gardenvillasThese villas have balconies that overlook stunning views of the ocean and the village of Pavones and the famed wave. There are open-air living or reading rooms. These villas also feature full sized kitchens. As the rooms are set beneath the Yoga Pavilion, you will enjoy instant access to any event at the Pavones Yoga Center. These villas include two bedroom and each of those are featured with a king sized bed with orthopedic mattress or two twins and also has two bath. Room facilities also include ceiling fans, air conditioning and large wrap-around windows that keep the environment pleasant. For the teachers and facilitators, these rooms are usually kept at the time of Yoga retreats and programs. There is a week long minimum stay for renting the Garden Villa outside of the retreat dates.

Villa Pacifica-the Yoga House:

At the time of yoga retreat or teacher training programs, most of the guests and students stay at the nearby Villa Pacifica that is called “the Yoga House”. This villa is set on the Pavones Yoga Center property and features five-bedroom and five bath. There is  an open kitchen, ding and living area in the downstairs. All the rooms of this villa have own bathroom with hot water facility. There are two large rooms in the upstairs and those rooms overlook amazing ocean views. From your bed you can enjoy watching people surf. These rooms are ideally designed for four people. In the downstairs you will find one large room nestled into the jungle with a wrap-around porch and hand-placed circular stone shower. You will also find two smaller rooms that are ideally designed for two people. Those rooms have private entrance and a bit of seclusion amidst the shared group energy of Villa Pacifica.

Pavones Yoga Center provides accommodation facilities without television, telephones or WiFi that allows the guests to enjoy simplicity of life without modern technology. In each room you will find either a king-sized bed with orthopedic mattress (for couples), or twin beds. Those rooms also include air conditioner, ceiling fan and large wrap-around windows that keep the room environment pleasant. During the Yoga teacher training programs, air conditioners are not provided but at the time of any other Yoga and Yoga-surf retreats it is provided.

Yoga Classes:

Pavones Yoga Center offers different types of Yoga sessions and you can choose whichever you find suitable for you.

Public Yoga Classes:

pavones-Yoga-Center-Yoga-ClassPublic Yoga classes can be attended by anyone from any tradition.

All-Level Vinyasa Yoga:

These classes are designed for the beginners and provide a taste of challenge and heat. These slow-paced mindful flow classes are utilized with the synchronization of breath and movement.

Back To The Basics:

Based on alignment and integrity, this class include twisting poses, seated and standing postures and also inversions. Anyone can join this class and transform their yoga practice.

Yoga Tranquilo:

This class is held in the morning and ideal for those who want to start the day with some yoga practice. If you love surfing, before going to surf, you can attend this class and make yourself stable, balanced and more focused.


This is one of the yummiest, most beloved yoga combination classes offered by Pavones Yoga Center. By attending this class you can make yourself tension free and re-pattern movement for greater range of motion.

Candlelight Yoga:

This evening class is perfect for anyone from any level and help the practitioner to find a greater circulation of energy. This is a healing practice, drawn from the Yin Yoga tradition and blended with meditative Vinyasa Yoga.

Surfer’s Therapeutic Yoga:

Combining the restorative yoga postures with hands-on, muscle-melting assists, plus joint-specific practices, this class is perfect for the surfers. This class will help you to improve range of motion.

Many other yoga sessions like Yoga En Español, Open Studio and also Karma Yoga are offered by this yoga center.

Professional Training:

Pavones-Yoga-Center-TrainingSome Professional Yoga Teacher Training Sessions are also offered by the Pavones Yoga Center. These sessions are directed by experienced instructors.


Pavones Yoga Center
C/O Indira Kate Kalmbach 
#97 San Antonio de Belen 
HDIA, Costa Rica 40101