THE VENUE

The Akasha Retreat Centre

Transylvania, Romania

Yoga & Wellness in Transylvania

Our secluded retreat venue is the quiet refuge for complete body & mind renewal. With beautiful gathering spaces, lovely lodging, and plenty of fresh air and space, guests quickly appreciate the healing power and wonder of their time here.

SLEEP

Quiet Rooms

Our intimate retreat centre has 11 bedrooms. We only host a small group each week so everyone gets personal attention as a member of our extended family & yoga tribe.

All rooms have en-suite bathrooms, quality linen & towels, organic toiletries, private seating area, hairdryer, cotton bath robe, daily housekeeping, hairdryer, alarm clock, in room safe. Some bedrooms have balconies.


EAT

Plant Based

Our food is not the kind that only looks pretty in photos, it's the kind that heals your gut, improves digestion & cleanses gently. 

A varied plant based menu designed to fortify your overall health & wellbeing using organic unprocessed seasonal produce with the highest nutrient content possible. 

Menu created with the support of Dr Elena Toma MD & Dr Ana Maria Stoica specialists in Integrative Medicine.

vegan yoga retreat in Dracula’s back yard “Mealtimes are fun and even non-veggies rave about the food, which is always colourful, plentiful and full of flavour.” Jane Dunford, The Guardian. 

Our all inclusive yoga retreat means 3 organic plant based meals per day, unlimited organic detoxifying teas & filtered infused spring water. 

You'll receive all our recipes so you can keep on eating the same Akasha delicious food at home.

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RELAX & HEAL

Holistic Spa

As a guest you’ll have unlimited access to swedish & infra red sauna + outdoor jacuzzi hot tub, both with views of our mountains.  

Body therapies, energy healing and massages can be booked on arrival.

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UNLIMITED NATURE

Activities & Facilities

Our location is rural & remote on purpose. There is virtually nothing around us apart from nature, forests, mountains & village life. 

Here every guest finds their own source of physical and spiritual relaxation. Some on the yoga mat, others on the massage table and for most on the south facing terrace gazing at the vast spread of nature below. 

At 1000m high even your lungs will detox. 


LOCATION

Where We Are

187 str Principala, Sat Pestera, Com. Moieciu

Jud. Brasov, 507136

Romania

2.5HRS AWAY FROM THE NEAREST AIRPORT - BUCHAREST INTERNATIONAL OTOPENI

45 MIN AWAY FROM BRASOV CITY

Frequent daily low cost flights to Romania from Europe via WizzAir, Ryanair, BlueAir. SwissAir, British Airways & KLM all fly direct to Bucharest too. 

We organise a free shuttle service from Brasov on Day 1 of the retreat at 3PM for all guests. And on return at 11AM to Brasov. 

If you are arriving/departing outside of these times private taxi service to Brasov is €45/one way. 

DIRECTIONS

How To Find Us

From Bucharest International Airport.  

BY PRIVATE TRANSFER 

Pre-booked taxi through Akasha €120 for a small car ( up to 3 people ) or €200 for a large car ( up to 8 people) one way. The journey takes about 2.5hrs and you can pay when you arrive at Akasha.  

BY BUS TO BRASOV

Direct Aeroport has a regular shuttle service from the airport to Brasov (Aro Palace station), approx. €17.50 one way. The service leaves every hour. 

BY TRAIN TO BRASOV

Main train station, Bucuresti Nord to Brasov. Trains run every hour, the journey is approx. 2hrs 45 min.

BY CAR

Drive towards Bran, pass Bran Castle and continue north towards Moieciu for another 15 min you will see a signpost towards Pestera on the right. Continue driving up the hill until you reach the village, pass Casa Tabacaru on the right and continue another 200m we are on the left and the car park is on the right.


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Upcoming Retreats

November 1 - 6 2019

Transylvania Hiking the “OM” Peak & Yoga Retreat

Now only $764 Per Person
From: $1,091 Per Person
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December 6 - 13 2019

7 nights Pre-Holiday Yoga, Meditation & Detox Retreat

From: $1,406 Per Person
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November 8 - 13 2019

Yoga Immersion & Detox in Transylvania

Now only $703 Per Person
From: $1,004 Per Person
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November 29 - December 2 2019

Transylvanian Wine Tasting & 3 Night Mini Yoga Retreat

From: $661 Per Person
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Venue Hire

We’ve invested a lot of time, effort and resources in making Akasha suitable as a wellness retreat venue. The only centre of it’s kind in Romania. It is an ideal canvas for your own creative project may it be a yoga retreat, personal development or wellness themed team building.

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