Yemaya has become a premiere retreat location as the setting provides a sense of serenity and exclusivity. Whether you are looking to host, or have signed up to join one of our retreats, the white sand beaches and focus on sustainability will have you feeling grounded and connected to this beautiful island paradise. The property has had names such as Seane Corn, Meghan Currie, and Exhale Studio grace us with their presence, and our upcoming line-up of offerings is just as spectacular.

When you are ready to reset and recharge, attending one of our retreats is the perfect solution.


Yoga Central’s 4th Annual Retreat

July 30 - August 6, 2016
Join us on this remote and exotic Caribbean Island for a week in paradise. Little Corn Island, approximately 43 miles off the Caribbean coast of Nicaragua, was recently named one of the best places to travel (Travel + Leisure.) You can fall asleep and awaken to the relaxing sound of the ocean waves and enjoy a week of crystal clear turquoise sea, white sandy beaches, a vibrant reef life, and, of course, top-notch yoga instruction. The possibilities are as open as the ocean is wide. Adventure awaits if you are interested in one of the many water activities available. Or…

EXHALE Holistic Wellness Retreat

September 25 - October 2, 2016
I am so excited to invite you to my EXHALE Holistic Wellness Retreat located 40 miles off of the coast of Nicaragua on the small and breathtakingly beautiful Little Corn Island. This will be a wonderful opportunity to get away from the hustle and bustle of daily life, slow things down, and nurture your mind, body, and spirit! This retreat provides it all, from gorgeous luxury ocean front cabanas to sandy beaches just outside of your door, a gourmet meal plan catered to your dietary needs or preferences, unlimited paddle boarding and kayaking, daily yoga and meditation, a sailboat and…

Divine Nature & the 5 Elements: A Yoga Retreat in Paradise

October 28 - November 4, 2016
Imagine… a week of yoga, meditation, amazing food, and beach bliss on a remote magical island surrounded by the turquoise waters of the Caribbean Sea! Not a single car or a paved road, just jungle paths that wander from one side of the island to another. Waves cresting on coral reefs and a single sailboat are all that exist between you and the skyline, pristine pink sand and grass as soft as moss await your happy toes, and yoga classes here will both stir and soothe your soul. We are making our way here to reconnect with the beauty of…

2nd Annual YogaStream Retreat

November 4 - 12, 2016
Join YogaStream’s Lara Heimann on this remote and exotic Caribbean Island for a week in paradise.  Little Corn Island, approximately 43 miles off the Caribbean coast of Nicaragua, was recently named one of the best places to travel (Travel + Leisure.)  You can fall asleep and awaken to the relaxing sound of the ocean waves and enjoy a week of crystal clear turquoise sea, white sandy beaches, a vibrant reef life, and, of course, top-notch yoga instruction.  The possibilities are as open as the ocean is wide.  Adventure awaits if you are interested in one of the many water activities available.…

Avalon Road Retreat

November 21 - 26, 2016
NICARAGUA – THANKSGIVING ADVENTURE 2016 YOGA & MEDITATION, FITNESS CLASSES, RUNNING, HIKING, PADDLE BOARDING, SNORKELING, SAILING, DELICIOUS, HEALTHY ORGANIC/SUSTAINABLE FOOD, SUN, SAND & SEA. The Venue World class retreat facilities include a meditation ocean front deck that overlooks the Caribbean Sea, a yoga pavilion that sits in the lush jungle and an incredible on-site spa. An open air thatched roof restaurant where local ingredients are infused with island culture. All fruits & vegetables are grown in the gardens and seafood is locally caught & sustainable. You’ll be staying in an eco-chic cabana with your own private balcony steps from the Caribbean Sea. Whats…

2nd Annual Tropical Radiance Retreat

December 3 - 8, 2016
Wednesday, November 30, 2016 to Thursday, December 8, 2016 Join Chelsea in Nicaragua for an intimate wellness retreat like no other. Take the chance to discover and develop your yoga practice at two of the finest locations and untouched gems that Nicaragua has to offer. Laguna de Apoyo is a mineral rich thermally vented crystal clear basin of water encircled by a protected ecological nature reserve on the mainland and Little Corn Island is a pristine tropical island surrounded by turquoise waters and white sandy beaches located on the Caribbean side of the country. With a focus on the elements:…

Peace Out 2016 NYE Retreat

December 28, 2016 - January 3, 2017
Brock and Krista Cahill are returning to Yemaya Island Hideaway & Spa on Little Corn Island, Nicaragua for the 2nd time to say peace out to 2016 and start a new year on a peaceful island. Join them to get clear on your intentions for 2017….swim in pristine waters over colorful reefs, walk on empty beaches and hear only the waves, see the night sky the way it was wen the pirates sailed these seas, feel the warmth of a genuine island smile, fill your lungs with fresh clean air… for these rare pleasures you have to get off the…

Caribbean Winter Yoga Escape

January 22 - 28, 2017
Kevin Lamb and Alma Retreats are returning to Nicaragua for the 4th time. This year we are heading to Little Corn Island, a small island off the Caribbean coast of Nicaragua where time slows down and the beautiful turquoise sea, soft sandy beach and warm coconut bread nourish your mind, body and spirit. On the mat, one can expect classes that are challenging and inspiring, weaving alignment cues and philosophy of movement into each practice, providing the perfect back drop to this weeklong escape in paradise. Off the mat one can expect, an opportunity for a soul quenching, authentic, and…

Radiant Core Retreat

January 28 - February 4, 2017
Voted one of Forbes Magazine’s Top 10 places in the world to visit, we invite you to the enchanted Yemaya Island Hideaway & Spa, located on Little Corn Island, Nicaragua. Join us for a 7-day mindful and invigorating Radiant Core Retreat. The meeting of the mind, body, and spirit will radiate through the convergence of two movement practices, Pilates & Dance. Anita and Kimberly have skillfully designed their classes to support one another. In connecting to the deep core muscles and exploring body isolation exercises, you’ll develop a healthy understanding for moving with integrity, power, and grace – Fundamental concepts…

Yoga, Mindful and Mystical Meditation

February 11 - 18, 2017
Friday, February 10, 2017 to Saturday, February 18, 2017                 The Living Project wants you to have a travel experience that stretches your soul. For us, it’s not enough to just take you on an typical yoga vacation; our intention is that you have an experience that opens you to new experiences, possibilities and personal growth. In addition to daily open-level Vinyasa classes with Domenic, on this retreat Jonathan will lead instruction in Mindfulness meditation. The goal of meditation practice is not, as it is widely assumed, simply for relaxation. It is rather,…

Absolute Freedom Retreat

February 19 - 25, 2017
Yoga does not add anything new to your life, but rather helps you identify what isn’t really true, what isn’t really you, and strip it away. What you discover at your core looks a lot like Little Corn Island: a place that has never been broken and never been harmed, the infinite source of love, creativity and wisdom. This experience is what the yogi’s call Kaivalya, or Absolute Freedom. Brooklyn-based teacher, Aaron Dias, is known for her intelligently aligned and playfully choreographed vinyasa classes, as well as her unique ability to make the yoga philosophy teachings resonate for her students…

That Yoga Place Retreat

February 25 - March 4, 2017
Enjoy 7 nights at the beautiful Yemaya resort. On this relaxing, rejuvenating retreat you will enjoy 2 yoga classes per day, including some special workshops and an introduction to AcroYoga! With an easy going vibe and a light schedule, this retreat offers plenty of free time for you to explore the island, visit the spa, swim in the ocean or simply relax. Hosted by two experienced instructors Krista Harrison and Amethyst Ward who have a lot to share! INCLUDES: * 7 nights accommodation at Yemaya Island Hideaway and Spa (Feb 25 to Mar 4) * 2 healthy meals per day…

Shadow Mountain Yoga Retreat

March 12 - 19, 2017
Shadow Mountain Yoga combines asana with an intentful Spiritual connection to breathe the union back into yoga. Through the use of asana, sacred Yantra (a diagram used in meditation), and breath, we step into what it means to be actively receptive. We practice and develop opening ourselves up fully to life, and transform all creative energy given to us by Source into Soul food. In this way we will eat from life’s impressions and grow our Soul presence as a shared experience. Jenny Baker began teaching Shadow Mountain Yoga with the encouragement of her teacher Silver Ra Baker. Jenny brings…


What do you get when you mix an extraordinary island locale with yoga, spa and adventure activities…? An unforgettable retreat experience that surpasses expectations and lives in your memory for a lifetime.

If you are a yoga teacher, a wellness leader or an adventure group director looking for the perfect island destination, we invite you to experience Yemaya in all of her beauty. Collaborate with us to co-design an amazing retreat package for your guests. We will provide options with thoughtful regards to your budget and offer itinerary suggestions according to your dining requestsocean suites accommodationsspa services, and experience wishes.




Each meal is made using the fresh, organic herbs, vegetables and fruits from our very own garden. The seafood is caught just a few feet from our beach and we source local dairy, chickens and beef from Big Corn Island. The choices for delicious and unique meal plans are endless.

We have innovative and experienced chefs, holistic nutritionists and a versatile kitchen staff that can cater to any and all dietary restrictions and preferences.

Take a look at some of the dining that you and your group will be enjoying at Yemaya.




Our ocean front meditation platform and jungle pavilion beckon for your sun salutations. Hiking ancient pirate trails, horse-back riding on the beach, kayaking or paddleboarding across the translucent waters, snorkeling our deep sea coral reef can all be incorporated into your retreat schedule.



Add daily massages, hot stone therapies, healing energy sessions and more for your retreat guests to indulge in while on the island. You will receive many thanks for incorporating serenity into the retreat schedule.

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