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La Crisalida Retreats

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Avenida Sant Marc 9 Playa del Albir, 03581 El Albir, L'Alfas del Pi Spain See on map
Free Wifi
Breakfast Buffet
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Laundry Service
Shuttle Bus Service
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Welcome to La Crisalida Retreats, our oasis of tranquillity and well-being on the beautiful Costa Blanca in Spain. Perhaps you want to kick-start a healthy lifestyle, practice or learn yoga, need time ...More out from a busy stressful life or want some quiet time for yourself. If so, then La Crisalida Retreats is the place for you to relax and rejuvenate. Here, we offer you a complete all-inclusive package for your health and well-being. Less
Hotel Amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Air Conditioning
Laundry Service
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Refrigerator in room
Shuttle Bus Service
Room Service
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$248 - US$287 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Formerly known as
San Marcos Albir
Spain > Valencian Country > Province of Alicante > Costa Blanca > L'Alfas del Pi > El Albir
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All reviewsyoga classesno pressurevegan foodjuicelighthouse walkshared apartmentno saltnew friendsthe kitchen staffplant basedlitre bottle of waterchoose your ownmet some great peoplerest and relaxationeveryone eats togetherpositive energybit of everything
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was my first retreat and everything about the experience was amazing! - Delicious juices and the best vegan food I've ever tasted with the added bonus that they don't use any sugar or salt! The chefs create an incredibly varied menu. I stayed for...More

1  Thank Elizabeth A
Response from LaCrisalidaRetreats, Owner at La Crisalida RetreatsResponded 1 week ago

Hi Elizabeth, thank you for leaving your wonderful review. We are delighted you enjoyed everything about La Crisalida Retreats. We agree, a massage with Cristina is incredible and makes you feel completely relaxed! La Crisalida is a great place to come as a solo traveller...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place exceeded my expectations, from the minute you walk into La Crisalida you are welcomed and made to feel so relaxed. The retreat is small and friendly and staff could not do more to make your stay perfect. Apartment are spacious, clean and all...More

1  Thank Twinny2705
Response from LaCrisalidaRetreats, Owner at La Crisalida RetreatsResponded 1 week ago

Hi Twinny2705, Many thanks for leaving your lovely review. We are delighted you enjoyed your first time practising yoga with us. It's great to hear that you tried jucing as well as eating our plant-based food and that you enjoyed it. The views are one...More

Reviewed 11 August 2018

This place far exceeded any expectations I had. It offesr the perfect balance of great classes/ workshops / meditation / walks and total relaxation. The timetable is very varied, so you can try everything, with different teachers, who are all amazing....or you can relax by...More

1  Thank lucyat17
Response from LaCrisalidaRetreats, Owner at La Crisalida RetreatsResponded 17 August 2018

Dear Lucy, Many thanks for taking time to leave your lovely review. I think you have summed up everything we offer and do. I will share your comments with the team. We look forward to seeing you again very soon. Warm regards, Lisa and team

Reviewed 26 July 2018

Lodgings clean cheery and fine. ( my only small complaint is that pillows were a little hard). The cleaning staff were lovely- once I accidentally broke a glass and the cleaning personnel, came right away to clean it up and refused to take a tip!....More

1  Thank kseley
Response from LaCrisalidaRetreats, Owner at La Crisalida RetreatsResponded 14 August 2018

Dear Kathleen, Many thanks for your review. We are delighted that you and your daughter enjoyed your stay. Our team here at the retreat are here to support everyone, from the chefs preparing the fabulous food, to the massage therapists. Regarding your comment about the...More

Reviewed 18 July 2018

We came for a 5 day yoga retreat and found La Crisalida warm, welcoming and special. The accommodation is clean and comfortable with generous touches including a 6 litre bottle of water that is regularly replaced. The yoga classes are excellent, Lisa is a brilliant,...More

1  Thank Mark H
Response from LaCrisalidaRetreats, Owner at La Crisalida RetreatsResponded 25 July 2018

Dear Markh, Many thanks for your wonderful review. We are delighted that you enjoyed the apartment, yoga, walks, local area and food! We agree, a massage with Cristina is truly wonderful! We look forward to welcoming you again. Best wishes, Lisa (Owner)

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Response from kseley | Reviewed this property |
It’s really hard to say cause November is a very unpredictable month in Spain. I live in Madrid and it’s always milder in the Alicante region, very unlikely it would be cold. But it could be quite warm, like the end of the... More
18 March 2018|
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Response from Julie-ju63 | Reviewed this property |
No not heated, but in both May & October it has still been hot enough to get in them & once you are in they are lovely, refreshing, but lovely, as ever.
Christina M
23 February 2017|
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Response from LaCrisalidaRetreats | Property representative |
Hello Christina M, Our free airport transfers operate from Alicante airport. It is also possible to use Valencia or Murcia airports although in that case you would need to make your own way to the retreat (there is no... More
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