Upcoming Yoga Retreats

Location: The Butterfly Landing of Hacienda del Secreto, Mayan Riviera, Mexico

Dates: October 5-9, 2017

Peace, Play and Flow Yoga Retreat, October 4-8, 2018: Join Hayat Hakim and Allison Janssen, in a 5 day and 4 night yoga retreat at The Butterfly Landing, where together retreaters will enjoy beautiful days, exploring the art of peace, the playful nature of life and the joyful flow of dance. Expect sunrise meditations, full moon manifestations, twice daily asana practice, whole foods from Hacienda del Secreto’s private restaurant, ocean goodness, a night out for salsa dancing & a landing space that promotes rest.

*Note: there will be an optional excursion to Los Colibries Mayan Spa during your retreat. This excursion will include Temazcal, 1 hour Traditional Mayan Massage, Full Body Mud Treatment and Outdoor Milk Baths/Mineral Shower. If you plan to pursue this option, please bring at least $100 cash to cover this cost. *Note: Please also bring cash for the night out salsa dancing, to individually pay for any drinks you may choose to have. Of course, dancing is free.:)

For a brochure print out, please click here and print double sided, without borders.

All retreat packages include:  2 yoga classes per day, 2 meditation classes, 3 meals per day (buffet breakfast, lunch and dinner), staff tip, your accommodation, travel to and from Cancun Airport, unlimited bottled water and wifi-services.

On grounds, Hacienda del Secreto’s private restaurant will serve up 3 delicious meals and anything extra you desire. Vegetarian and gluten free options will be available, if requested upon reservation. In addition, Mauricio, Hacienda del Secreto’s Guest Services director, can arrange any tours, special activities or additional assistance you need.

Not Included: Airfare/travel to Cancun, optional excursion to Los Colibries Mayan Spa, drinks and any other additional service.

How to get there: Hacienda del Secreto is just 20 minutes away from the Cancun International Airport. Purchase a flight into Cancun and send your arrival time/departure time to Allison Janssen at [email protected] We ask that you arrive at the Cancun Airport mid-day (before 4 pm) and depart late morning to early afternoon on departure day. If you are interested in extending your stay past the retreat, please let us know that before purchasing your retreat package.

Rates & Accommodation: prices below are for payment by credit card, cash or check. Please register early for the best chance to secure your preferred accommodation. If you are interested in seeing the rooms in more detail, please download the HDS Yoga Retreat Accommodations Booklet.

Retreat Rates, by Room Type:

Grand Master Suite (2 available)

Single Occupancy: $2,090.00

Double Occupancy: $1,380.00

Master Suite (3 available)

Single Occupancy: $1,830.00

Double Occupancy: $1,250.00

Mid-Suite (6 available)

Single Occupancy: $1,630.00

Double Occupancy: $1,150.00

Lower Suite (3 available)

Single Occupancy: $1,370.00

Double Occupancy: 1,020.00

Mixed Dorm: $903.00 Per Person (4 beds available)


Step 1: Email Allison Janssen at [email protected] to confirm availability of your rooming preference. Make sure you do this before you purchase your retreat package.

Step 2: Once you receive confirmation of your room availability, a contract form will be sent to you to sign and return.

Step 3: Once your contract has been received, you can pay in person at Hayat Yoga and World Dance Arts or online with MindBody Online.

If paying online, here are the small steps to purchase your package and confirm your retreat.

Here are the small steps:

(a) Open up MINDBODY‘s website in a new tab

(b) search for Hayat Yoga and World Dance Arts  (Fayetteville, NC) in the search key

(c) once you are in the Hayat Yoga and World Dance Arts store front, log-in or sign up

(d) once you are in your MINDBODY account, under Hayat Yoga and World Dance Arts (may just say hayat) go to ONLINE STORE on top left (note there are 2 pages).

(e) click on the agreed room and press pay. It is best take a screen shot or print your payment.

Step 4: Once your payment has been received, you will receive a confirmation email with your receipt of payment along with a registration contract.

To note: we cannot hold spaces/rooms until we have received payment!

Cancellation Policy

Refunds will not be provided if you are unable to attend. Instead, you will hold a credit for the 2017 annual Playtreat at the Butterfly Landing.