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Xinalani Retreat – Meditation
Xinalani® is a one-of-a-kind Retreat Center bringing together the best yoga facilities, beautiful eco-chic accommodation, delicious healthy food and supporting staff to make your dream retreat come true, all set on a wide pristine beach and a jungle of breathtaking natural beauty. Xinalani means “seeds” in pre-hispanic language.
Xinalani Retreat® is about discovery, admiration, love for yoga, nature, magic, conscious travel, eco-adventure, wellness, serenity and mindful living. We aim to reveal the beauty of an unknown Mexico and share with our guests eye-opening vacations that inspire transformation.
We are an Eco Resort. We attempt to minimize our environmental impact. All guest accommodations have low consumption lights (LEDs) and are equipped with two outlets to reload cell phones and camera batteries. Our construction method was extremely organic: no concrete, no land modification, very little footprint. All guests are provided with high-end eco-friendly soaps and shampoo. Toilets are low-flow, and all water is recycled and used to irrigate our gardens. We use natural and biodegradable cleaning products, we recycle, and compost wherever possible.
Xinalani® “Inspiration Universe” is about:
RIDING the panga (traditional fisherman boat) away from civilization, surrounded by humpback whales, dolphins and sea tur tles.
FLOWING your Surya Namaskaras overlooking the quiet blue green waters of the Pacific Ocean.
SURFING your front yard wave after an energetic breakfast.
RELISHING a freshly cut open coconut on our beach front dining patio.
ENJOYING delighful Savasanas under a palm-thatched roof, with the ocean & jungle natural soundtrack.
BASKING in the sun on our secluded sandy beach.
MEDITATING under the moonlight surrounded by friends, after a delicious candlelight dinner.
SLEEPING in amazing open-air suites, protected by a gorgeous silky-white netting, with the sound of the waves to inspire your dreams.