10 Best Yoga Retreats In Brazil - Updated 2024

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Escape from the hustle and bustle of your daily life and immerse yourself in a serene vacation in Brazil. With its lush greenery, picturesque landscapes, and warm local culture, Brazil is the ultimate destination for meditation. Brazil has an infinite number of places where you can practice yoga in the heart of nature. Take your pick from the wilderness in and around Amazon Rainforest, including the exotic Parque Ecologico Januari, to secluded beaches in its endless coastline, including Praia do Riacho. Even better, Brazil also has plenty of hotels and accommodations scattered all over the country that offer specialized yoga classes and programs. Read below for the best yoga retreats in Brazil and book accommodations.

We handpicked these listings carefully, considering (wherever possible) recent guest reviews, location, accommodation type, prices, availability of dates, decor, and access to yoga and wellness practices. The image galleries get refreshed with the latest updates regularly. They were last updated on April 14, 2024.

1. Grand Hyatt São Paulo; São Paulo (from USD 1573)

If you’re in São Paulo in need of a tranquil break from the city’s busy atmosphere, Grand Hyatt offers a lovely sanctuary for you to meditate. The hotel comes with a specially curated yoga program featuring Functional and Superyoga classes that will leave you feeling revitalized.

After your yoga session, unwind in the heated indoor pool or soothe your muscles in the sauna. And don’t miss out on Amanary Spa, offering seven treatment rooms and an array of rejuvenating services, including facials and therapeutic massages.

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Grand Hyatt São Paulo

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: Avenida das Nações Unidas, 13301
501.58 km (311.7 mi) from Juscelino Kubitschek statue

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Sauna

2. Hotel Toriba, Campos do Jordão (from USD 311)

Nestled in the hills close to the picturesque town of Campos do Jordão, you’ll find the magnificent Hotel Toriba. This oasis of tranquility is surrounded by endless towering trees of a lush native forest. Within its surroundings lie 18 kilometers (11.18 miles) of thrilling trails to explore the hilly terrain, boasting a maximum altitude of 1,950 meters (6,397.64 feet).

The hotel embraces its breathtaking natural location to the fullest, by offering an all-encompassing wellness program dubbed the Toriba Wellness. Not only yoga, it also offers the likes of Zumba and Tai Chi Chuan, as well as other physical activities such as stretching classes and daily hiking along the trails.

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Hotel Toriba

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: Avenida Ernesto Diederichsen, 2962
381.23 km (236.9 mi) from Juscelino Kubitschek statue

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Tennis court Sauna

3. Casas Brancas Boutique Hotel & Spa, Búzios (from USD 305)

On a stunning peninsula in the charming resort town of Búzios, lies the magnificent Casas Brancas Boutique Hotel & Spa. This hotel offers a jaw-dropping view of the sea, making it the ultimate destination for rejuvenation and wellness. Every room is equipped with luxurious amenities to enhance the sense of relaxation, such as exotic rugs, 230-thread-count cotton sheets, plush pillows, and cushions made of goose feathers.

To further elevate your stay here, join in on the hotel’s yoga program - a healing 90-minute experience that unites your body and mind with the natural beauty around you. Reiki and Pilates classes are also available to further enhance your wellness journey.

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Casas Brancas Boutique Hotel & Spa

Wifi Available

Address: Alto do Humaitá, 10
302 meters (0.2 ft) from Juscelino Kubitschek statue

Parking Restaurant Room service Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Fitness centre Non-smoking rooms Airport shuttle

4. Vogal Luxury Beach Hotel & SPA, Ponta Negra (from USD 221)

Vogal Luxury Beach Hotel & Spa delivers exactly what it promises – a luxurious beachfront hotel in the seaside neighborhood of Ponta Negra. A stunning white sandy beach and uninterrupted views of Atlantic Ocean await you, just steps from your luxurious room.

Once you’ve had your fill of the beach and the sun, head back to the hotel and indulge in a range of revitalizing treatments at Vogal Spa By L'Occitane, a luxurious spa in collaboration with the French wellness and cosmetic brand L'Occitane. Alternatively, join the hotel’s yoga program at Vogal Fitness or take part in a stretching class to stretch out those muscles after a long day of sunbathing.

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Vogal Luxury Beach Hotel & SPA

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible Visual Aid: Braille Visual Aid: Tactile

Address: Rua Coronel Inácio Valê 8861
2010.42 km (1249.3 mi) from Juscelino Kubitschek statue

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Sauna Fitness centre

5. Selina Buzios, Búzios (from USD 22)

If you’re a remote worker in search of a place with the perfect balance of productivity and serenity, Selina Buzios is one of the best options to stay. With high-speed Wi-Fi and a dedicated coworking space, you can stay connected and productive throughout your holiday.

The town of Búzios offers plenty of things to do and places to go in your downtime – from pristine beaches to the picturesque Rua das Pedra with chic cafes and trendy nightclubs. For a touch of mindfulness, join one of the hotel’s rejuvenating yoga sessions on the yoga deck.

Do note that the coworking space and Yoga sessions may come with additional fees.

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Selina Buzios

Wifi Available

Address: Avenida José Bento Ribeiro Dantas, 222, Centro
1.14 km (0.8 mi) from Juscelino Kubitschek statue

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Garden Non-smoking rooms Business centre

6. Ponta dos Ganchos Exclusive Resort, Governador Celso Ramos (from USD 756)

Ponta dos Ganchos Exclusive Resort is a true haven of wellness, luxury, and serenity. Tucked away in an exclusive, private peninsula in Governador Celso Ramos, this resort is a true paradise that offers guests unparalleled privacy and seclusion. Each of the 25 luxurious bungalows provides breathtaking views of the Emerald Coast, ensuring a sense of peace and serenity throughout your stay.

Join in the resort’s Chakra Yoga session, a unique blend of breathing techniques, meditation, and body movements that will help you clear your mind and rediscover inner peace. Afterward, unwind with a range of indulgent face and body treatments at Spa By Sisley, set in a tranquil tent by the ocean. And for those seeking adventure, scuba diving and motorboat rides await.

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Ponta dos Ganchos Exclusive Resort

Wifi Available

Address: Rua Eupideo Alves do Nascimento, 104
841.17 km (522.7 mi) from Juscelino Kubitschek statue

Parking Restaurant Room service Meeting/banquet facilities Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Tennis court Fitness centre

7. Selina Copacabana; Copacabana (from USD 22)

Embrace the vibrant energy of Copacabana at Selina, the ultimate destination for social butterflies. Located near the famous crescent-shaped Copacabana Beach, this hotel allows you to fully immerse yourself in Copacabana’s lively atmosphere. With bohemian boutiques and electric nightlife all around, there’s always something happening.

The hotel itself is designed to capture the city’s free and social spirit. Get to mingle with fellow travelers in the movie room, rooftop bar, or beachfront restaurant. But if you need a little break from all the liveliness, participate in the hotel’s yoga sessions. Do note that an additional charge for yoga may apply.

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Selina Copacabana

Wifi Available

Address: Avenida Atlântica 3564
136.42 km (84.8 mi) from Juscelino Kubitschek statue

Pets allowed Bar 24-HOUR FRONT DESK Non-smoking rooms Business centre Family rooms Internet services Lift

8. Pousada Vila Serrano, Lençóis (from USD 106)

For those seeking a tranquil getaway in a quiet little town, look no further than Pousada Vila Serrano in the beautiful town of Lençóis. The villa mirrors Lençóis’ history as a town built in 1845 by the Europeans, with majestic colonial-style architecture that will transport you back in time. Four-poster beds, wooden ceilings, and antique furnishings exude a sense of old-world charm, while a uniquely shaped swimming pool adds a touch of luxury.

For just 50 BRL (10 USD) per class per person, you can the villa’s yoga or Pilates classes. But before you start your session, indulge in a delicious breakfast that features bread, yogurt, cheese, and a variety of other treats to fuel your body.

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Pousada Vila Serrano

Wifi Available Wheelchair accessible

Address: Rua Alto do Bonfim, 8
1134.37 km (704.9 mi) from Juscelino Kubitschek statue

Parking Pets allowed Bar Garden Terrace Non-smoking rooms Airport shuttle Laundry

9. Sangha Urbana, Rio de Janeiro (from USD 18)

As one of the biggest and most populous cities in Brazil, Rio De Janeiro can be quite overwhelming. If you need an escape from the hustle and bustle of this metropolis, consider staying at Sangha Urbana. Even though it’s situated in the bustling downtown area, this hostel offers a serene and meditative atmosphere through its extensive yoga and meditation program.

The hostel’s yoga classes are led by a team of experts and held in a dedicated yoga studio. For those who want to practice yoga in private or simply want to meditate, the hostel also provides a meditation room you can use free of charge.

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Sangha Urbana - hostel, yoga & meditação

Wifi Available

Address: 106 Rua Candelária
133.83 km (83.2 mi) from Juscelino Kubitschek statue

Parking Non-smoking rooms Internet services Chapel/shrine Luggage storage WiFi Available Free WiFi Non-smoking throughout

10. Hotel Vila Naià, Corumbau (from USD 607)

Tranquility is the highlight at the delightful Hotel Vila Naià, tucked in the seaside town of Corumbau. This is a place where you can embrace the unspoiled beauty of nature, from marveling at colorful underwater life while snorkeling, to spotting whales off the coast between July and October. Take a half-hour walk north along the coast to reach the stunning Ponta Do Corumbau, an exotic strip of sand that disappears into the sea at low tide.

For some glorious time at the hotel, indulge in the ultimate relaxation by joining the yoga session or getting a rejuvenating massage.

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Hotel Vila Naià - Corumbau

Wifi Available

Address: Estrada Principal s/n
710.03 km (441.2 mi) from Juscelino Kubitschek statue

Parking Restaurant Pets allowed Room service Bar Garden Terrace Laundry

Plan a wellness getaway to Brazil

Brazil is a paradise for wellness enthusiasts, with fabulous views of nature in so many places scattered around the country. All these accommodations offer glorious yoga sessions and other wellness programs to turn your simple vacation into an intimate moment of rejuvenation.

Any must-sees we missed? Tell us about them in the comments section or write a post here to help out fellow travelers!
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