Talalla Retreat, Sri Lanka
Set back from a pristine little stretch of beach, Talalla is a peaceful little yoga and surf retreat just three hours from Colombo international airport on the South Coast.
The eight villas each comprise of 4 light and airy rooms, most of which are open plan and spread across the 4 acres of wild garden. The relaxed vibe of the place is a perfect setting to experience yoga and meditation in the spacious outdoor pavilion. There are daily classes and private tuition available as well as several yoga retreats that run throughout the season. The laid back feel of the retreat extends to the outdoor cafe / restaurant that serves delicious yet simple organic cuisine. There is also a 20m fresh water swimming pool at the centre of the retreat.