Aloni is a retreat for ayurvedic cleansing & yoga
Situated about 50 mins from Kalamata airport, or 3 hours from Athens airport is Aloni. The stylish & elegant villa is nestled near the beautiful fishing village of Agios Nikolas. The ocean views are stunning and with a backdrop of majestic mountains there is a view at every moment. Aloni is a private home and is only available for a very few exclusive dates each year.
The pace of life is slow, calm & peaceful here, theres no rush to be anywhere or do anything. Surrounded by beautiful olive trees with the most beautiful sunrises and sunsets to be seen from the luxurious infinity pool.
Conveniently a yoga studio just down the road and your own private yoga teacher (Frankie) on hand if you choose. The mountains reaching up behind the property, wild flowers, bees, will occupy your days and the beautiful views will have you captivated. It truly is a magical and inspiring place to be. Relax and unwind with a massage under a shady tree or explore beautiful beaches with hidden coves, swim in the ocean or hang out by the pool the choices are endless. Perhaps sunrise or sunset yoga, you choose.
Bring a friend and enjoy The Cleanse together your time here can be totally tailored to your exact needs, tells us what you need and we will do our best to give you an unforgettable experience.
- Main Villa (sleeps two)
- Private Cottage (sleeps two)
- Infinity Pool
- Landscaped Gardens
- Underfloor Heating in colder months
- Solar Power
- Bike Hire
- Tridosha ayurvedic bathroom toiletries
- Daily Massage
- Shirodhara Head Massage available
- Private Yoga Teacher
- Local Yoga Studio (5min walk)
- Range of Local Activities
- All meals & beverages provided (non-alcoholic
Aloni is an elegant house in traditional stone with an infinity pool facing the ocean and a peristyle courtyard facing the mountains. Near the courtyard is a stone cottage for guests who wish more privacy. A perimeter wall provides seclusion and privacy.
You may choose to stay in the main villa or the guest cottage. The guest cottage sleeps 2 in a double bed and has an en-suite shower room. The main house sleeps 2 in a double bed and has an adjacent en-suite shower room. Rooms are elegantly furnished with white cotton towels, sheets and soft pillows.
The Cleanse is all inclusive and the rate is per couple sharing per week. Rooms may be booked as single occupancy please see the appropriate rate. Retreat weeks run from Saturday to Saturday.
The bedroom of the main villa is conveniently located on the ground floor with garden views easy access through your own patio doors to a private seating area or a few steps from the infinity pool. Your private spacious showeroom is located next door to your bedroom. Robes, slippers, luxury toiletries & hairdryer are all provided for you. Journals and art supplies & inspirational books are all at hand. Luxurious bedding and scented candles set the tone of this retreat.
The cottage is set back from the main villa and has its own private seating area. You are welcome to have meals served here in privacy or anywhere in the grounds of the villa. The cottage is beautifully furnished and has a private bathroom. Luxurious bedding, toiletries hairdryer, art supplies, journals and inspirational reading are all provided. The cottage looks out to the peristyle courtyard garden with its gentle fountain.
Per room rate (2 people): €3,000
Single Occupancy: €2,700
Per room rate (2 people): €3,500
Single Occupancy: €3,150
What to expect
The Cleanse offered during your retreat is a personalised version of our signature Cleanse.
- Health Screening
- Setting individual objectives for The Cleanse
- Freshly prepared Ayurvedic meals based upon The Cleanse diet, adapted for each season
- Non alcholic beverages
- Nutritional Supplements
- Daily Yoga (optional)
- Weekly Massage (optional) please note you can book additional treatments if you choose
- Selection of Activities (link to activities section)
Before you arrive
You will receive an email with all the instructions needed for your visit. Complete the enclosed forms and get them back to us so we can prepare for your arrival. You will also remove processed foods and animal products from your diet the day before you arrive with us.
Day 1 - Arrival
You arrive in the amazing space. Get settled in to your surroundings and enjoy a welcome overview of The Cleanse and how best to enjoy your time at Aloni.
Day 2 - 5
Following The Cleanse pathway you will enjoy an ayurvedic diet to boost wellness.
Your time is your own to spend enjoying local activities, or just relaxing by the pool.
Reviewing how you are feeling and how you would like to reintroduce foods to your diet.
Returning home lighter, brighter & happier.
- Use of all Villa facilities
- Free Wifi
- All food & non-alcholic beverages
- Complimentary shampoo, conditioner & shower gel
- 1 Massage per person per week.
Walking - there is acres of land to explore.
Painting - for the artistic and creative we provide basic art supplies and an easel.
Relax - Unwind by the infinity pool, the beach is a 5 minute drive.
Yoga - For those who love yoga there is a daily yoga session at the Villa and a yoga studio 5 minutes away.
Cycling - Bike hire is available.
Explore - Take in the scenery and picturesque local fishing harbour.
Journalling - Learn how journalling can transform you life, track your mood, goals and so much more.
Moon/Star gazing - Enjoy an evening under the stars watch the universe unfold in front of your eyes either at the beach or at the villa weather permitting.
Sundowners - Watch the sun slowly set while sipping a delicious fruit juice at the beautiful local beach front bar.
Shirodhara is an ayurvedic head massage and is a great treatment for a compromised nervous system. Shirodhara can help to relieve symptoms of anxiety, stress fatigue and hypertension.
It helps to regulate your mood and give a feeling of pleasure and relaxation. Enjoy this treatment in the garden at Aloni. Available on request
Book your retreat today
Retreats are currently not available whilst we complete our new Yoga studio, Gym and accommodation cottage in the beautiful wild garden with fantastic views of the coast below. Please register your interest we will keep you up to date with progress and dates as they become available.
How to get there
Aloni Retreat is accessible by:
Plane – to Athens International Airport or Kalamata International Airport.
Car – 3 hours drive from Athens or 50 minutes drive from Kalamata
There are various car hire companies at Athens airport. Its is an easy drive from Athens or Kalamata allow aproximately €20 for toll roads each way from Athens.
Frequently Asked Questions
WHERE IS ALONI VILLA
Aloni is near Pygios in the Mani penisular about 3 hours drive from Athens Airport and 50 minutes from Kalamata Airport
WHEN IS YOUR CLEANSE & RETREAT SEASON?
We have a few limited number of cleanse retreats on offer each year. Aloni is very special, exclusive luxury villa.
DO YOU OFFER SHORTER / WEEKEND RETREATS?
No. Our retreats run on fixed dates from Saturday to Saturday.
CAN I COME ALONE?
Yes! You are welcome to come on your own we offer a 10% discount for single travellers use the code SINGLE at checkout.
WHAT IF I WANT TO CLEANSE BUT MY FRIEND/PARTNER DOESNT?
You are welcome to have only one out of the party doing the cleanse we will do our best to accommodate additions to the menu for the non cleanse participant however this does not include alcohol. Alcohol can be arranged at a supplement.
WHAT IF I AM A BEGINNER AT YOGA?
Beginners are very welcome!
DO YOUR RENT THE RETREAT TO TEACHERS AND STUDIOS?
We do not rent out the villa or offer teacher hosted retreat packages.
WHAT ARE YOUR TERMS AND CONDITIONS?
Please take the time to read and understand our terms and conditions of booking set out under the drop down box - Terms and Conditions - prior to booking your retreat with us.