14 – 20 May, 2022: A weeklong retreat in Spain

Join this in-person, 6-night retreat to touch into your essence — not
what others want you to be, but who you are at your core. We will
bring together modalities in mind, body and spirit to help you
reconnect to your authentic self.

Key information

An in-person 6 night retreat in Spain that will help you reconnect to your authentic self

Medieval castle in the background of MadremanyaDates: May 14 – 20, 2022

Location: Madremanya, Spain

Hotel: La Placa

Full board includes accommodations, food and practice:

  • Early bird special: 1250 Euros (book before March 15th)​

  • Regular price: 1450 Euros

Transportation costs to and from Madremanya are not included​
To read more about cancellation policy and COVID refund policy, go here.
It’s important to us that healing is accessible to everyone and that those often underrepresented on retreat and in yoga spaces are actively welcomed and able to be a part of Retreat & Reconnect. Therefore we’re offering a number of supported spaces this year, so please email us on bluenilelotusyoga@gmail.com for more information.

Book your spot.

Eszter and Nathalie

The Program

A time to reconnect deeply with ourselves and with community

Stillness & Chaos

During this retreat we will reference different healing modalities to work with chaos and stillness to move towards a place inside of clarity, stillness and Knowing.

This retreat in Spain is for you if:

  • You’re yearning to reconnecting with yourself and with others in a real and authentic way. ​

  • You are ready to slow down and feel.

  • You want to release what is no longer serving you.

  • You want to be at ease and reconnect to the simplicity and vibrancy of life.

  • You would like the space and the support to let go of the old ‘stuff’ and allow for a feeling of spaciousness and something new to enter

Skill level: Intermediate

A basic comfort -level with yoga. We will be teaching hatha, vinyasa, yin and nidra yoga

Learn more about our approach

La Placa – A quaint hotel filled with style and grace

Pool in front of medieval buildingHere in lies a little paradise of gentle, rolling hills, and Madremanya stands at the heart of it. La Placa is a hotel with lush garden, comfy beds and friendly staff.
All rooms are doubles or triples with en-suite bathrooms.
Check-in: Saturday May 14 at 3pm
Check-out: Friday May 20 at noon

Delicious seasonal and locally cooked vegetarian food

Vegetables, fruits and other produce will be sources locally and a personal chef will orchestrate mouth watering vegetarian dishes to support our practice.

About Us

Two smiling womenNathalie and Eszter met in Sudan in 2008 at Blue Nile Lotus, the local yoga studio. Ten years later they started creating retreats together. From the Red Sea in Port Sudan to Hungary,  they craft retreats that facilitate the move inward towards stillness and clarity. Their passions and the modalities they bring including, yoga (from ashtanga to yin yoga), mindfulness practice, massage practice, pranayama and spiritual psychotherapy.

If you are hesitating, book a 15-minute call with Eszter or Nathalie or email us directly!





How to get to Madremanya

Girona Airport to Madremanya (shortest distance)
The closest airport to Madremanya is Girona Airport. Ryanair has flights to Girona Airport. From the airport in Girona you can take a cab to Madremanya (range from 60 – 100 euros).
​Barcelona Airport to Madremanya
You can fly into Barcelona Airport. From the airport take a taxi to Barcelona Sants Estacio and then a train. There are two options for trains.
1- The Avant train to Girona station is 39min. From Girona station take a taxi to Madremanya or the bus (line 55 Bus).
2- The second train option is to take a MD train to Flaca. The train takes 1 hour 30min. From Flaca take a taxi to Madremanya.
The website for trains is: Renfe (https://www.renfe.com/es/en)