Katiara Retreats invite you to Replenish, a super nourishing retreat in sacred Ubud, Bali, surrounded by rice terraces and jungle.
Katiara Retreats are honoured to be hosting Replenish, an all inclusive deep rest yoga retreat with the intention of Replenshing self.
Set at the stunning Basundari Retreat Centre, surrounded by rice fields and the jungle of Ubud. Replenish Retreat invites you to join us on this blissful immersion of breathwork, flow yoga, mellow yoga, nourishing yin, meditation, creative introspection, enriching activities, amazing food and total relaxation.
Location & Accomodation
Basundari (The Grace of Mother Earth in sanskrit) is a boutique retreat center located in the village of Laplapan 2km from Ubud center. Set amongst jungle, rice fields and the magnificence of nature, it is a raw, beautiful, relaxing, and rejuvenating place. It is nestled near a flowing river with giant stands of Bamboo and jungle. The calming sound of the flowing river, the symphony of nature and the scent of the verdant vegetation make for an ideal setting for an unforgettable experience leaving you feeling replenished and celebrated.
Basundari offers 11 spacious rooms with unique design elements using up-cycled furniture and eco-friendly A/C to provide comfort to the tropical environment of Bali. Each room is uniquely designed with views of either the jungle or rice fields that surround Basundari.
Nestled deep in the jungle on the property, is a spacious open-aired yoga shala, where you can immerse in nature, marvel the breath taking view of giant bamboos and hear the soothing sound of the flowing river.
During our retreat, we have exclusive use of Basundari, it’s facilities and a dedicated group of staff to ensure our stay is pure bliss.
6:00am - 7:00am
Rise and shine for a morning meditation practice and tea
7:00am - 8:30am
Awaken and energise with Morning Breathwork + Vinyasa
8:45am - 10:00am
Healthy and delicious breakfast in the Retreat Cafe
10:00am - 4:00pm
Activity/ Free time/ workshop
4:00pm - 5:30pm
Unwind from the days activities with a Mellow Flow or Yin Practice
5:30pm - 6:30pm
Unravel with Evening Breathwork/Guided Meditation
6:30pm - 8:00pm
Complete the evening with a nourishing Dinner among new friends or in the comfort of your own space.
Spend the evening in free time, refection, or journalling with provided prompts.
The beautiful food in Ubud is plays a key role in the nourishment and luxury of our retreat program. Basundari take great pride in their cuisine menu that has been designed to be healthy, fresh, organic and delicious.
Options include vegan, vegetarian, seafood and meat. Special dietary needs can be catered for during this retreat.
Lifelong friendships have been made around our dinner table and meal times are always a cause for celebration!
Included on retreat:
6x Healthy Nutritional breakfasts
6x Nourishing Dinners
1x Lunch from Balinese cooking class
- 6 nights luxury accommodation
- Opening and Closing Ceremony
- 2 x delicious and healthy meals per day
- 1 x 90 minute massage at the Basundari Spa
- 2 x daily yoga classes in the Shala
- Daily meditation, pranayama and breathwork
- Return transfers from Bali Airport to Basundari Retreat, Ubud.
- 1 x Sound Healing and Cacao Ceremony
- 1 x Balinese Cooking Class
- 1 x Mala Bead Making Workshop
- 1 x Titra Empul Water Temple Excursion
- 1 x Silver Jewellery Making Workshop
- 1 x Aerial Yoga Workshop
- 2 x Qi Gong workshops
- Plus more+
- Sunrise volcano walk – approx AUD$45 – 65pp (pay supplier direct) plus other local tours around Ubud
- Private yoga session with Sarah or Katie – $110
- Additional spa treatments
- Pyramids of Chi Light Sound Vibration Excursion
To secure your space on this retreat a non refundable deposit of $500 is payable by 20 November 2022 (plus any further due payments if electing a payment plan) on completion of your application form. Payment can also be made in full.
Please ensure you carefully read the terms and conditions. All prices are in AUD and inclusive of GST. There is a maximum of 20 guests able to join us for this retreat.
$2199 AUD per person – two singles, or King bed.
$2999 AUD per person – King bed.
What’s not included:
- Flights to and from Bali
- VISA fees
- Travel Insurance – All participants must have travel insurance to attend an overseas Katiara Retreat.
- Funds for Alcohol, personal shopping, additional spa treatments, additional meals and dining, additional activities.
QUESTIONS BEFORE YOU COMMIT?
Frequently Asked Questions
Do you cater for dietary requirements?
Yes, we can cater to all dietary requirements. We organise the menu in advance. Please ensure you let us know your dietary requirements so they can be included in the menu preparations.
Who are the teachers?
Sarah Malone and Katie Green are your teachers for this retreat.
How many people will be on retreat?
It is so important that every aspect of this retreat is top notch. This includes having a suitable sized group – not too big, not too small. We expect a maximum of 20 participants.
What happens once I have registered my deposit and filled out the application form?
After filling out the application form you will receive an invoice from Katiara Retreats. About one month prior to retreat you will receive another email with start time, travel information, packing list and other details. You will receive another email approximately one week prior to retreat with any final details.
Will there be alcohol and partying?
Alcohol is not included in the retreat outside of any organised activities where it is stipulated alcohol is included. You are welcome to purchase alcohol to enjoy at your leisure.
Will meal times be shared?
Meal times will be shared. However if you wish, you can take your meal back to your room for some quiet time as well.
What about any injuries or special conditions I may have?
Sometimes there are things in our bodies we have to be mindful of when we do any form of exercise. As long as you have the all clear from your doctor you are welcome to take part in this retreat. We will work within your limits.
We welcome people to attend who have never done yoga before, as well as more advanced yogis. We also keep the group size small so that you get the attention you need. We will speak to participants (privately) at the start of the retreat to discuss any niggles or injuries that may be of concern to you.
Do I have to be experienced in yoga and other modalities on offer to attend?
Absolutely not! Our practices are suitable for everyone! Our retreats focus on finding inner balance and connection and are primarily restorative, so it will suit all levels.
What if I have never been on a retreat before?
It’s such a gift to yourself to take on this special experience. Don’t you worry about a thing. Our retreat is a small group of people. All the classes and workshops are completely modifiable. We will take good care of you and your body. This is about giving yourself the opportunity this year to get out of your crazy rat race, and take some time to unwind deeper then you ever have before. The question is, are you willing to invest in yourself?
Is it mandatory to participate in all activities or offerings during the retreat?
All our retreat offerings or scheduled activities are optional, so it’s up to you how much or how little you do. You choose the level of activity or rejuvenation to align with your goals and intention for the retreat.
Is there a minimum age required to attend?
Yes, guests must be 18 years or older to attend Katiara Retreats, unless otherwise agreed to. Special exceptions for younger teenage guests may be allowed if you are traveling as part of a family or group booking, such as mum, daughter, auntie & niece etc.
How is transport to/from Airport to Basundari Retreat in Ubud organised?
You will be asked one month prior to the retreat to provide your flight details to us along with a copy of your international travel insurance policy. We will arrange the Basundari drivers to collect you from the airport in Bali and return you to the airport at the end of the retreat.
What is the weather like in Bali?
Bali has 2 distinct seasons where the temperature for both is around 90° F or 30° C. ‘Dry’ season, April – November, is beautifully sunny and warm during the day and balmy at night (no less than 25°C). ‘Green’ season, November – March, welcomes hot sunny days with a daily late afternoon shower, which keeps Bali beautiful and blooming with greenery!
What should I pack?
Make sure you pack clothing that is loose and comfortable – comfort is key! The weather is warm all year round, so you won’t need to pack any warm clothes. Key items to bring for your retreat in Bali are; bathers, thongs/sandals, running shoes, a hat, sunglasses, a dress or two for a night out, yoga/gym wear, light pajamas, and personal toiletries, device chargers. We provide a comprehensive suggested packing list specific to each retreat in advance.