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Xinalani Retreat

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Reviewed 7 September 2014

The moment you step off the boat & walk the stairs to register, you find yourself in capable and helpful hands. The accommodations were wonderful, gourmet vegan / vegetarian meals amazing, and staff top notch. If you want a Yoga retreat off the beaten path, this is the place for you. The only suggestion is to bring bug spray that...

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Xinalani_Retreat, Public Relations Manager at Xinalani Retreat, responded to this review

Dear Cglvr, Thank you for your kind words. We are really happy to know you found our yoga retreat and staff members so accommodating! We hope to welcome you back in the future to keep indulging you with our cuisine, while you enjoy our facilities. We will make sure to pass your comments to the rest of our team, as...

Evanston, Illinois
Reviewed 2 September 2014 via mobile

Amazing experience. Xinalani provided the perfect atmosphere and amazing healthy food for a fantastic yoga trip! I would highly recommend it for a retreat. The spa was wonderful as well and the planned hikes and excursions offered some great alternatives.

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Xinalani_Retreat, Public Relations Manager at Xinalani Retreat, responded to this review

Hello teresa I, We are truly happy to know you had such an amazing experience at our yoga retreat! Thank you for recommending us! All our staff is really passionate about their jobs, we certainly care about our guests. We are glad you enjoyed our food, the spa treatments and the eco-excursions! So next time you can try some others!...

Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 31 May 2014

Unplug and refresh! I did for 8 days and feel like a new person. Though this is a yoga retreat, but you don't have to be a yogi. I enjoyed just chilling out, doing meditation and doing nothing but relaxing. The price is very reasonable and the staff wonderful. A few things to note: be prepared to get out of...

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Xinalani_Retreat, Public Relations Manager at Xinalani Retreat, responded to this review

Dear KatLatish, Great review! You described our property just the way it is! :) We are happy to know you enjoyed it and it was indeed quite a nice welcome from our fellow friends the beautiful dolphins! Such magical creatures! We like to consider the boat ride as the perfect start of a new adventure. It is tricky for people...

Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 2 May 2014

A rare combination between a refine 5 star hotel and a jungle adventure. We were taken to XINALANI by boat (there is no road), and dropped off at the beach. the place is amazing! Raw. the staff is super professional and friendly. The chef came out to talk to each person and wright any food preferences and cook each plate...

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Xinalani_Retreat, Public Relations Manager at Xinalani Retreat, responded to this review

Dear Patricia R,  
Thank you so much for your kind review. We are truly happy to know you had such an amazing experience with us and that you plan to come back every year, as now you are part of the Xinalani family. Glad you found our cuisine delightful and our facilities so comfortable. Although indeed we have lots of...

South Jordan, Utah
Reviewed 27 January 2014

My family and I just finished a wonderful week at Xinalani for a yoga retreat. We were there with a group of 16. The bonds we made will last a lifetime. Yes there are many stairs to climb, but that is part of the experience. The massage I received at the resort was out of this world. The staff is...

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Xinalani_Retreat, Public Relations Manager at Xinalani Retreat, responded to this review

Dear YogaJesse,  We really appreciate your review. We are happy to know you found your experience with us so accommodating and that you plan to come back next year, because yes! You are totally right! Now you are part of the Xinalani family. Although indeed we have lots of stairs, you are right again when you say it's all part...

Vancouver, BC
Reviewed 23 January 2014

Xinalani is a gift for the soul. I booked a yoga retreat with a group that was scheduled. I did not know them or the teacher, but I sure lucked out! There were a number of couples in our group, but I came with a friend. The group becomes your family for the week, but there is plenty of time...

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Xinalani_Retreat, Director de Relaciones Públicas at Xinalani Retreat, responded to this review

Dear island_m0m, It's truly gratifying to know you experience our yoga retreat at so many levels. We would like to thank you of your honest review and for sharing all those tips with our future visitors. We are sure everyone will find them very helpful! :) We can't wait to welcome you again to this little piece of paradise! And...

Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 8 January 2014

Stay at Xinalani was spectacular. I really have to give many thanks to surfing instructor/hiking guide Pedro. His English is perfect and his surfing instruction was absolutely great. When learning surfing or going on a hiking excursion at Xinalani, ask for Pedro!

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Xinalani_Retreat, Public Relations Manager at Xinalani Retreat, responded to this review

Dear hikinsk8ter, Glad you got to experience surfing and hiking! We will definitely tell Pedro you say hi! He will be happy to hear your shared such kind compliments about him. Nature is a very important part of Xinalani Retreat, so we thank you for trying new adventures with us! NIce to know your stay was so good and we...

Chicago, Illinois
Reviewed 6 January 2014

Just returned from a week-long yoga retreat in Xinalani. The good : Adriana - the house yoga instructor , she is a 5 star exceptional angelic lovely soul, besides being an excellent yoga instructor...memorizes everyone's names (don't know how she does it with guests coming and going). The food - delicious, healthy, catering to all special dietary requests - 3...

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Xinalani_Retreat, Public Relations Manager at Xinalani Retreat, responded to this review

Dear ahavatee, Thank you for sharing all sides of your stay with us. We are happy to know you enjoyed the positive experiences, but sorry to hear about and the challenging ones. We are definitely trying to improve the pick-up logistic with our external purveyors at the airport, as it is sometimes tricky to make it all go smoothly, mostly...

San Mateo, California, United States
Reviewed 3 January 2014

I gave myself a gift of a yoga retreat at Xinalani this holiday and it was the best gift I ever gave myself. Everything about the place is amazing...food (Mario and team were fab), service (thanks to Mario and Caroline for all - thanks for being so responsive), ambience (views out of this world), yoga classes (Tammy's Journey Dance was...

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Xinalani_Retreat, Public Relations Manager at Xinalani Retreat, responded to this review

Hello Marty J, It's so rewarding to know you had such a pleasant stay with us! We value your compliments a lot! We will definitely share them with all our staff, as they will be thrilled to hear about it! Chef Mario and his kitchen team put great passion on their job, so Caroline and Mario at guests services! Oh!...

Portland, Oregon
Reviewed 26 December 2013

Xinalani was one of the most incredible places I have ever been! From the moment we arrived to the moment that we left, the staff could not have been more accommodating. The food was incredibly delicious, healthy and refreshing. The rooms were beautiful and kept so clean throughout the entire week. The yoga studio was amazing, with fresh ocean breezes...

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Xinalani_Retreat, Public Relations Manager at Xinalani Retreat, responded to this review

Dear saraarmstrong, That is so sweet of you to share your amazing experience you had with us! We are glad you enjoyed the whole stay and that our staff was on top of everything. Trust us they will be happy to hear about this! We will share your compliments with the kitchen team and every one else here at Xinalani!...

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  • Beachfront
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
  • Room Service
  • Free Internet
  • Breakfast included
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  • Beachfront
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  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
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  • Multilingual Staff
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Xinalani is one of Mexico's premier retreat centers. We offer a wide range of activities related to health, fitness and fun, in an environmental friendly setting. We have 23 guest rooms in the jungle, a restaurant that serves breakfast, lunch and dinner (fixed menu, 3 meals included in fare), a beachfront lounge bar, a beach club, 3 fully equiped yoga spaces, a spa with a complete array of massages and treatments, and a little souvenir store. Our 4 acre pristine beach front property is solely accessible by boat. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Xinalani Retreat

Address: Maria Montessori 650 Int 2 | Col Aramara, Puerto Vallarta 48290, Mexico
Region: Mexico > Jalisco > Puerto Vallarta
Price Range: ₹ 30,550 - ₹ 38,042 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Xinalani Retreat 3*
Number of rooms: 23
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“The Deluxe rooms had wonderful ocean views”
Cstebs, 28 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Eco-Chic Suites are bigger than Deluxe rooms, but close to the stairs & walking paths people take to the yoga studios and so not as private”
  • Deluxe Room 22
  • View from Deluxe Room 22
Hikingrrrl, 28 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Talk to the staff and review the web site; the room choices very widely by location, price and amenities.”
byrneje, 16 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Big Palapa room does not have lighting except for the bathrooms. Be sure to bring a flashlight.”
gal7onthego, 9 Jan 2017 | Read review
“get an ocean view room”
S79EXscotth, 4 Jan 2017 | Read review
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