Xinalani is set on 10 acres of splendid unspoiled jungle on a secluded, pristine beach 20 minutes south of Puerto Vallarta near Quimixto on the south shore of Banderas Bay. The property is accessible only by boat – a perfect hideaway for a holiday of personal discovery, nature, wellness and serenity.
Xinalani is a one-of-a-kind retreat offering two state-of-the-art yoga studios, a jungle spa, eco-chic accommodation, spiritual personal and group retreats, mind and body workshops, delicious healthy food and supporting staff.
The Eco-Chic Zen-like suites (525 sq. ft.) feature a spectacular ocean view, private terrace, hammock, sitting area and private bathroom.
The Petite Suites (325 sq. ft.) have 2 double beds, a private terrace with ocean/jungle views, a hammock, sitting area and private bathroom.
The Big Palapa spacious, dorm-style room sleeps 8, has a panoramic view and is easy on the budget-conscious travelers that are into building community. The Big Palapa guests don’t have access to Wi-Fi from their room but they are welcome to log on at the beach or in the dining patio.
At Xinalani you can ‘Be a Chef for a day’ – at Xinalini’s on-hand cooking class you the secrets of daily menu items accompanied with Mexican folkloric traditions. Xinalani’s healthy, creative gourmet cuisine is prepared with traditional Mexican folklore and ingredients in mind; fresh fish and seafood is sometimes included. Guests that are into a raw food, ayurveda or macrobiotic diet will be at home – Xinalani is open to meal suggestions and take dietary needs into consideration.
At Xinalani you don’t have to go far to have fun – discover the jungle in a meditative promenade while identifying local trees and plantsto the music of wild green parrots. Xinalani offers beginning and advanced surfing lesson – surf lovers can ride the waves in front of the resort November to April. Sea kayaks are also available.
Xinalani is accessible to two Banderas Bay bio-diverse habitats – Marietas Islands Bird Conservation is home to 85 bird species and Los Arcos marine reserve is the place to go for snorkelling and scuba diving amidst giant manta rays, sea turtles and colourful exotic fish.
Xinalani (shee nah lah nee) means “seeds” in pre-hispanic Nahuatl language and the natural setting of beauty, simplicity and serenity combined with the philosophy of the retreat creates a sanctuary for the soul, a place to seek new meaning and restore mind-body balance – a perfect vacation choice for new beginnings – ask about their romantic wedding packages.
Find out about upcoming group workshops, personal retreats here: Xinalani Calendar
At Xinalani the more you stay, the less you pay. Ask about their discount plan: Xinalani Promotions & Specials
For your next vacation retreat, connect with yourself at Xinalani, an ethical, eco-friendly choice.