Byron Yoga Retreat Centre, a tranquil eco haven on the outskirts of Byron Bay, is the primary location for Byron Yoga Centre teacher training courses, health and yoga retreats and workshops. Accommodation is simple, with small bedrooms, the focus is on the natural surroundings.
If you wish, it may be possible for you to extend your stay beyond the course or retreat dates and past guests are invite to return to take advantage of the holistic lifestyle with all meals, yoga and accommodation included in the price.
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In easy walking distance from Byron Bay town centre and the beautiful beaches, with a 20 meter heated mineral salt swimming pool, three yoga studios, a relaxing dining area with indoor and outdoor seating and abundant organic gardens this is a paradise within paradise!
We have rainwater tanks, compost toilets, most of our hot water comes from a solar heating system and the mineral salt swimming pool is also heated by a solar system. We source much of the menu from our organic garden and work with local suppliers to ensure our food is fresh, locally produced and organic where possible.
On your arrival we will give you a short tour of the site and explain our eco principles including the compost toilets and recylcing programs. If you have any question prior to your arrival please contact us via email
The site is cigarette, alcohol and drug free and is a vegetarian site. Guests are asked to maintain social silence from 9.30pm until breakfast, being mindful that the Byron Yoga Retreat Centre is a place of relaxation and reflection.
*Please note Byron Yoga Retreat Centre is not a luxury resort! The centre is an eco community designed along the lines of an ashram rather than a holiday resort. We have created a peaceful haven reflecting the surrounding nature.
The town centre of Byron Bay and the beautiful beaches are just a short walk (20-25 minutes) away. You can choose to hire a cycle for your stay or utilise the local taxis. However, guests often experience a deep sense of calm on arrival and many don’t leave the eco haven until the end of their stay!.
Quad share Cabins, shared bathroom – standard accommodation for teacher training courses
These four share rooms are configured with four single beds in a comfortably sized cabin.The Cabins are newly built structures with small decks taking advantage of the views to the beautiful green outlook. All Cabins have reading lamps and cupboards and there are heaters in the cooler months. Shared bathrooms are located close by. These Cabins are peaceful and private.
Twin share, shared bathroom – standard accommodation for retreat guests, supplements apply for teacher trainees
Twin share rooms are configured with two single beds in comfortably sized rooms.The rooms are newly renovated with wooden floors and whitewashed walls. All rooms have reading lamps and cupboards and there are heaters in the cooler months. Shared bathrooms are located close by and are accessible by covered verandas.
Ensuite Twin Room – supplements apply
Ensuite rooms are configured with twin beds, or a double bed for couples and have adjoining bathrooms.The rooms are newly renovated with wooden floors and whitewashed walls. All rooms have reading lamps and cupboards and there are heaters in the cooler months.
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Single Occupancy Room Option – single supplements apply
Guests may be able to book either a room with shared bathroom or an ensuite room for single occupancy.The shared bathrooms are located close to the rooms and are accessible by covered verandas. The ensuite bathrooms have a shower, toilet and washbasin.
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The dining area is a ambient light filled space with a large outdoor, undercover veranda to enjoy socialising over our delicious cuisine. Enjoy the peaceful view over the lush gardens, seeing the herbs and vegetables that are used in your meals growing around you.
As well as being a vegetarian menu (no meat, fish or eggs) food is prepared according to sattvic principles to promote healing and to lighten the body, mind and spirit.
Main meals: Vegetable Tagine, Indian Korma Curry, Moong Dahl with Raita, Garden Vegetable Lasagne, Pad Thai with Tofu
Side dishes: Quinoa & Eggplant Salad, Pumpkin & Kale Subji, Roast Cauliflower with Almonds, White Cabbage and Broccoli Warm Salad
Daily: Garden Salad + Salad Bar. Create your own bowl using ingredients freshly picked from the Byron Yoga Retreat Centre organic gardens
We can cater for dietary restrictions including gluten free, vegan, dairy free and any specific allergies. Just let us know any requests when you confirm your booking.
Major attractions include spending time at the beach, walking the iconic lighthouse trail and watch for dolphins or whales, hanging out in cafes and browsing the unique shops in this funky town known for its alternative and laidback atmosphere. Popular events are the Thursday morning Farmers Market, the monthly Sunday Craft Market and in the summer months, the Saturday Artisan Market.
If you’re feeling a little more adventurous you can choose to book organised activities such as surfing lessons, kayaking, scuba diving or even skydiving! We have couples book into our retreats and with the flexible program half of the couple can do yoga while the other one goes surfing!
The unspoilt beaches, lush hinterland and flourishing alternative health industry plus the diversity of artists, musicians, surfers, healers and yogis who have made their homes here plus the town’s relaxed pace is an ideal backdrop for yoga and wellness retreats.
Byron Shire has a population of close to 30,000, while the town of Byron Bay has a population of about 9,000.
Byron Bay is located just off the Pacific Highway, 800kms north of Sydney, 175kms south of Brisbane. Airports are located in Ballina (30mins south) or Coolangatta (60mins north) and buses arrive regularly.
The following websites provide information about Byron Bay and the surrounding area:.