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Bahay Kalipay Detox and Yoga Retreat House

Bahay Kalipay is a growing community of teachers, healers, and earth warriors sharing their passion and daily practice yoga, detox, and spirituality.

Instructors 5

Daniw Arrazola

As the co-founder of Bahay Kalipay, she has introduced raw food nutrition and cuisine to many people who have later influenced so many that comprise the raw food support community in the Philippines. She has organized and managed retreats and workshops in Penang, KL, Singapore and various parts of the Philippine Islands. She received her certification in Raw Food Preparation and Detox during a one-month course in Thailand organized by Pure Joy Academy. Daniw also leads transformative modalities, which include Inner dance, Inner food, Inner yoga, Inner birthing and Inner parenting.

Serena Olsen

Serena, originally from New York, has been living in South East Asia since 2011. Highly intuitive since birth, Serena has always found solace and connectivity in nature. Serena combines her love of learning, healing, community, science, and integrative wholeness systems into all she is. Finding flow within the forms and the formless, life is no longer a doing but a remembrance of being while creating spaces for gifting each other with possibilities for resonant change and transformation.

Tza Bautista-Leube

Tza Bautista-Leube is a certified Ayurvedic massage therapist whose own life and practice mirror her profession. She is an Ashtanga certified yoga teacher who went to India on a yoga pilgrimage and came back after receiving her certificate from the Sivananda Institute in Neyyar Dam, South India. Tza shares her passion for the healing arts by exploring other modalities compatible with an Ayurvedic philosophy. Among these are raw food, yoga, Reiki, meditation, and qi gong.

Sivananda Institute in Neyyar Dam, South India (Yoga)

Sasha Iqubal

Sasha loves nature and animals deeply. In her free time, she enjoys reading and being by the ocean. She is deeply passionate about yoga, inner dance, ego work and practicing equanimity and compassion in her everyday life. She owes deep gratitude to the universe and has complete trust in every moment of magic she is experiencing here on Earth.

Pi Villaraza

With his knowledge on Inner Dance energy and transformative medicine, Pi has worked extensively with medical practitioners, schools, government and NGO agencies, corporations and many institutions around the world, in healing and also in progressive education, deep ecology, raw food nutrition, organic food production, community development and sustainable architecture. He is an active environmentalist and is the former Philippine ambassador for the Global Eco-Village network.

Reviews 14

Makosja Stanglewska

from Netherlands, November 2017

"Rust in combinatie met zweterige joga !"

Geweldige leraren en super ster!! Eten is magnifiek lekker! Locatie is prima, rustig en lekker afgesloten van het dorp.

Anonymous

from Philippines, January 2018

"Dreamy place, amazing food, good energy "

The food was always delicious and super creative (loooved the snacks).

The staff was always extremely nice and available.

The place itself was like a dream and there was so much positive energy.

I loved the workshops, I learned a lot.

Left the retreat feeling energised, cleansed and connected!

Amelie Chabert

from Hong Kong, November 2017

"So disappointed"

The food was very good

Anna Rudin

from Norway, April 2017

Melissa Ferrer

from Philippines, April 2017

"Definitely coming back!"

I loved the warmth of the community, the amazing raw vegan gourmet food, and the fun and enlightening activities. The nature trip was so much fun as well!

Ekaterina Stahn

from Republic of Italy, December 2017

Sehr freundliches und hilfsbereites Personal. Sehr gutes veganes Essen. Yoga Unterricht (Lehrer Dexter) war sehr gut.

Testimonials 4

a traveler

TripAdvisor website

My stay there was literally life changing. They had the great staffs, amazing food, raw food cunningly made into various delicious dishes, and good yoga. This place can give you an opportunity to really make changes in your life and reset yourself. I came out healthier and a tea-total vegetarian! I wasn't expecting that.

a traveler

TripAdvisor website

My journey unexpectedly led me to Bahay Kalipay and it will always be one of those moments in my life that I could pinpoint a shift. What started as a 7-day DNC stay, with original plans to continue to explore the Philippines, ended up being 10. I spent it with beautiful souls. Kim, Tadeya, Mathias, Vanessa, Gia, were just some of the staffs that made it such an amazing place. I spent it getting to know myself through meditation, yoga, inner dance, long conversations, cleansing my body via delicious raw meals, and being completely with myself. Go. Be open. Be free. You are worth the investment. I'm ever so grateful.

Silja Tuulia Sweden

TripAdvisor website

Bahay Kalipay is an amazing place to spend some time for a detox, yoga, and spiritual development or just relaxing and taking a break from everyday life. All the people working there are really friendly and helpful and make you feel comfortable and welcome. Raw food served there was the best I've ever tasted and made me feel really healthy and gave me a real boost of energy. The inner dance sessions are something not to be missed, if you give it chance it can give a new direction to your life. Bahay Kalipay is a perfect place for healing and taking steps towards your true identity.

Traveler Philippines

Trip Advisor website

Bahay Kalipay is truly one magical place. All BK family took care of me.All are very warm and friendly. Food was amazing! Loved everything from food, yoga classes, meditation and workshops. Colonics is a must try! Keep it up wonderful people! Can't wait to be back.

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