with Linda Belocas in Tulum , Mexico
Trick or Treat! $49 Deposits now through October 31st!
5 nights in Tulum, Mexico
Thu Nov 10 - Tue Nov 15, 2016
|6 days 5 nights at Amansala|
|Daily breakfast, lunch, and dinner|
|One hour of daily fitness taught by Linda Belocas|
|Roundtrip airport transfers to/from Cancun Airport (CUN)|
|Flights not included|
|Travel insurance is mandatory and not included|
Not included: flights to/from Cancun Airport (CUN) and travel insurance. Guests are responsible for purchasing travel medical insurance and cancellation insurance which are also not included.
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Linda, a Boston native, understands what it means to brave life's storms, literally and figuratively. She believes fitness is a healthy outlet for physiological and psychological growth. Her mantra is,"The strongest timbers grow from tempest winds." Linda encourages her clients to find their inner strength and challenges them to unleash it to reach the next level of fitness at her outdoor business, Mad-Fit Bootcamps. Linda also teaches fitness classes, nutrition, and personally trains at area fitness facilities. Running is a first passion, which she continues to share with others as a Running Instructor. Adventure sports and the ocean are a favorite fusion for Linda. So, chances are, you will be outside, breaking a sweat and getting wet when you are on a trip with Linda as your Trip Tribe Ambassador!
The perfect place for an escape to paradise. Consisting of 24 beautiful cabanas set in a village like setting along with a beachfront restaurant and lounging terrace, yoga shalas, and massage rooms. A tranquil setting that embodies community yet space to relax on ones own terrace or on the beautiful sunset lounge where the jungle stretches for as far as the eyes can see. Perfect for star gazing, sun rises, sunsets or soaking up some sun.
Accommodations range from beachfront suites to cozy rooms to meet all budgets and sizes. The architecture embodies the signature eco-chic style of Amansala that includes driftwood, mosaics, river rocks, smooth cement and thatched roofs with staircases that weave together the various spaces within the resort.
All cabanas are equipped with private bath, sitting areas, terraces and with choice of one king or two queen beds. Sleep to the soothing sound of the ocean and wake up feeling revivinated & refreshed. Rooms at Amansala are light, airy, spacious & beautifully styled with our Eco-Chic signature ‘bohemian chic’ feel. Relaxed luxury is what we’re all about.
Complete with soft furnishings, candles, insence, fresh flowers & purified water… you’ll find your room provides the perfect setting for relaxing and sleeping. Most rooms have a large sitting area and outdoor terrace – perfect for lazing the afternoon away with a book or with friends. The bathrooms all have large wardrobe spaces, vanity and dressing area.
Reserve your spot with a $250 deposit!
Loved the beach and the pilates and food. Rooms were just ok. Many asked for a fan for their rooms or wash cloths and they could not provide. Customer service by the resort was definitely lacking. Also tried to charge us $5 more than stated price for interenet useage.
If you are going to Amansala make sure you get a room with a breeze! Ocean view is nice too but those of in rooms with no breezes were not happy. Fans would easily solve the problem but they were in short supply. Every room should have a fan! It was hard to sleep so not very relaxing And don't go during one of their bikini boot camp sessions if you want quiet and peaceful practices! They use loud music and instructors use microphones. Lots of yelling and clapping too. Location is gorgeous, food and staff wonderful but...
Excellent, healthy food choices, combined with daily exercise, a sunny beach with blue ocean waters, and a great group of fun ladies, made this the perfect get away for me!
Incredible opportunity to workout and relax with new friends on the beach in a tranquil setting
we had a wonderful time- they were many pros but a few cons that will help me organize an even better trip next time.
The location is amazingly beautiful. The staff was friendly and the spa services were top-notch. The facility however is tired and frayed, though very clean. The common areas are very nice but many rooms are small, dark and airless and there are no fans provided. There are burned out light bulbs and screens are missing. This place needs a face lift.
Wonderful! Loved every minute! I am the trip leader so I will leave a review there!
This was my first ever yoga retreat and it was definitely amazing. This trip was transformative to the mind, as well as the body. Two thoughtfully led practices were paired with questions designed to open up our minds to the possibility of change. Our daily schedule was super relaxed which made the trip even more enjoyable as there was plenty to do in the area to keep busy. Our accommodations at Amansala were spacious and the natural beauty of Tulum definitely make for a relaxing environment. The staff were super friendly and really tried to make our stay great. I would definitely return on another Yoga Retreat planned by the lovely Karen Fabian.
I had been meaning to attend a yoga retreat for many years. In researching where/how/when, Karen Fabian came highly recommended for this trip to Mexico. While I had visited Cancun and Playa del Carmen, I had never stayed in Tulum. With interesting places, a known yoga teacher and a beautiful yoga studio right above the sand, my brother in-law and I booked the trip. The studios were breathtaking and provided all necessary mats and props (blocks, blankets, singing bowls and straps) The grounds were also beautiful with many hammocks, friendly dogs and bikes to take to a near by shopping center or to the Ruins. I was pleasantly surprised with the food. I was a little nervous because I rarely eat well on a regular basis but found myself eating foods I typically would not. I would add a little variation to their breakfast would have been appreciated as most of us had the same thing every morning and sometimes at brunch. While there were some issues with our room, during the stay staff were also gracious and friendly. They were also very accommodating to english speakers as well as providing daily excursions, I only took advantage of two. Mayan Clay Ritual was done right on the beach with a powerful meditation done right on the beach of Amansala! And Grand Cenote was close by and provided a quick glimpse of a beautiful cenote with fish, turtles and a beautiful cave structure. It is important to remember this is a yoga retreat, but we did have an AC in our room that would shut off on its own and internet was infrequent. Overall, the stay was near perfect! Not enough could be said about Karen Fabian and her well structured yoga and meditation and she could not have picked a better studio than at Amansala.
This trip should be a life requirement. It's a special magical place with magical people teaching us that life is meant to be lived and to slow it down. It will all be ok.
Thank you for a superb week in Tulum. Growing, stretching, connecting, deepening, learning with Maureen & Maura and all of our group was a heartfelt, memorable experience.
This was our 6th retreat to Tulum, but first time using TripTribe and Amansala. There were pros and cons to each. Ultimately, our guests had a lovely experience! There was a lot of construction happening at Amansala because it is low season. They did there best to accommodate us.
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