Monday, September 11, 2017

Fall Retreats 2017 San Sebastián/ Donosti Chill X Seasoul Collective/ Oceanlove & Wellness


At the SEASOUL COLLECTIVE x DONOSTI CHILL RETREATS we aim to provide our guests with a unique cultural experience based on a foundation of health and wellness. This 5 day wellness retreat will immerse you in the beautiful surf-city of San Sebastián, allowing you to experience the city and its culture through yoga, meditation, food, and nature. We invite you to find a renewed sense of health, and discover the beauty of the Basque Country while deepening your yoga, meditation, and overall physical practice.

After the five days of activities, you will have the option of staying two extra nights for an additional fee of 99€ . This price includes accommodation, breakfast & lunch, and 1 daily yoga lesson.

/// September 29th to October

/// 3rd.October 16th to October 20th

/// November 1st to November 5th.

– 5 nights/ 6 days of accommodation + possibility of 2 extra nights (100€ extra per day).
– Daily early vinyasa yoga + 3 guided meditations (pranayama).
– Daily breakfast & lunch catered by our takeaway café: Bowls and Bites San Sebastián.
– 3 surf lessons (all material included) + 1 hiking tour to Pasaia.

Price in shared double room/ single bed: 760€. Single private room for 10€ per night.

5 Daily Yoga Lessons + 3 meditation/ pranayama practices:
Our in-house yoga teacher and Host, Shelby Pauletto, will guide you through 5 daily morning asana practices. The classes are based on level 1-2 yogis, with optional modifications for advanced students. Meditation sessions will include pranayama (breath work), Yoga Nidra, and Yin style practices.

These meals will be made specially by Bowls and Bites-San Sebastián, a health food café 10 min. away from our venue. Bowls and BItes prides itself on a vegetarian offer of organic, local, and fresh ingredients.

1 Hiking Tour
We will hike backwards along the northern route of the Camino de Santiago (St. James’s Way) from San Sebastián to the small fishing town of Pasaia enjoying beautiful ocean views, lush forest, and steep sea cliffs. Upon arrival we will take a water taxi to Pasaia Donibane to eat lunch (not included on the price).

3 Surf Lessons
Your itinerary will include three surf lessons provided by one of the bests surf schools in San Sebastián. The lessons will supply you with the basic knowledge of surfing and for a small additional fee, you will also have the option to rent surfboards and wet suits on your free time if you wish to continue your practice on your own.

– Road trips to France or the surrounding area
– Guided pintxo tours + Guided city tours and excursions
– Car & Bicycle rentals
– Extra yoga lessons by Donosti Chill teachers

– Airfare to San Sebastián
– Airport Transfers (very easy to get to the house, check below how to get to San Sebastián)
– Meals & drinks purchased at restaurants, local cafes & bars
– Staff Tipping

– Early bird: Get a 50€ discount if booking is made up until 20 days before the date of arrival
– We require a 50% of deposit to reserve your spot (non refundable) through Paypal. The remaining 50% balance will be due at your arrival in cash.
– Refunds will be reviewed & treated individually according to each circumstance.
– Please note that there is likely to be other guests staying at the Donosti Chill who are not partaking in the retreat. All guests are encouraged to be respectful of each other´s space.

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 / 20mins./ 2,50€