Yoga & Awakening Retreat in Budapest

June 15, 2017
Danubius Health Spa Resort Margitsziget, Margaret Island on the Danube River, Budapest, Hungary

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A photo of retreat teachers Majritt Cristel Kiss and Bodhi Jeffreys

Join Bodhi Jeffreys and Majbritt Cristel Kiss as they weave their work together for a journey of self-discovery, healing, peace and joy on Margaret Island in the middle of the Danube River in Budapest. The acclaimed 4-Star Danubius Health Spa Resort Margitsziget is the ideal natural setting for this restorative retreat.

Majbritt will lead sessions of Hatha Yoga, Vinyasa Yoga and Yin Yoga throughout the retreat, allowing your mind to rest and your heart to open. One of her great gifts is how she easily provides beginners with a great yoga experience while assisting those experienced in yoga to new levels.

Bodhi's warm and soothing voice will bring you into deep states of awareness, peace and joy that will be with you long after you leave the retreat. He will support you in being more gentle with yourself and to effortlessly live more in harmony with those around you.

The healing waters of the thermal baths are renowned for supporting the healing of a wide variety of health challenges, including digestive, liver, kidney and gallbladder issues. And if you're generally healthy, the waters can help bring you to new levels of wellbeing.

You will return home feeling replenished, fully alive, in balance, with a newfound sense of freedom.


Program Schedule

A photo of Majbritt Cristel Kiss

Thursday

  • 5:00pm - 6:00pm:  Welcome & Orientation

Friday

  • 8:00am - 9:30am:  Morning Yoga
  • Breakfast
  • 11:00am - 2:00pm:  Deep Awareness & Peace Session
  • Lunch
  • Open Spa & Treatment Time
  • 5:00pm - 6:30pm:  Relaxing Evening Yoga
  • Dinner

Saturday

  • 8:00am - 9:30am:  Invigorating Morning Yoga
  • Breakfast
  • 11:00am - 2:00pm:  Healing & Self-Compassion Session
  • Lunch
  • Open Spa & Treatment Time
  • 5:00pm - 6:30pm:  Relaxing Evening Yoga
  • Dinner

Sunday

  • 8:00am - 9:30am:  Invigorating Morning Yoga
  • Breakfast
  • 11:00am - 2:00pm:  Empowerment & Joy Session
  • Lunch
  • Open Spa & Treatment Time
  • 5:00pm - 6:30pm:  Relaxing Evening Yoga
  • Dinner

Monday

  • Open Spa & Treatment Time


About Majbritt Cristel Kiss

A photo of Majbritt in a yoga pose.

From Denmark, Majbritt's passion is to help people reconnect deeply with themselves, and has been living in Hungary for 8 years leading yoga retreats in spa settings. A trained yoga instructor from the BinduSar Yoga School, she has studied yoga, philosophy, psychology, healing in Europe and India, as well as graduating as a Healing Your Heart coach from The Ford Institute of California. She is also the founder of Inspire Lounge in Budapest, which aims to inspire people from all over the world to live a more authentic life. For more about Majbritt: http://www.majbrittkiss.com

"Majbritt is that kind of person who is born with a special gift full of compassion. She has developed and refined this gift, which she passes on/transmits where ever she goes. Her yogaclass is gentle, but filled with the depth and insight she has gained through her own experience. I highly recommend her and look forward to more yoga with her. "  ~  Lene Bjergland, Psychotherapist & MA

"My first yoga retreat ever was with Majbritt Kiss on Margaret Island in Budapest and it was truly magical. Majbritt is a very attentive, competent, inspiring, and deep yoga teacher who makes each yogi feel special and recognized. There was a special bond created between us all, included Majbritt, whom I will never forget. Thank you for five fantastic days."  ~  Iben Andersen

Registration & Hotel Pricing

Registration for the Yoga and Awakening Sessions

Registration includes yoga and awakening sessions provided by Majbritt and Bodhi. See further below for information on hotel, airfare, meals, and spa treatments.

  • Early Bird Registration before 01 March 2017:  375 Euros (2.800 kr.)
  • Early Bird Registration before 01 April 2017:  425 Euros (3.200 kr.)
  • Registration beginning 01 April 2017:  475 Euros (3.600 kr.)

Event Registration Process

The island's natural setting
  1. Submit your request to register by clicking on the Register button at the top of this page.
  2. You will receive a registration confirmation via email within 24 hours which will have instructions on how to submit your payment to guarantee your place at the retreat. Payment options include normal bank transfers and MobilePay.
  3. For your convenience, payment options are available with both a Danish Band and a Hungarian Bank.

Cancellation Policy

  • For cancellations before 01 April 2017, 50% of the registration fee will be refunded.
  • For cancellations 01 April 2017 or later, there will be no registration refund.


Hotel and Airfare

Photos of yoga at the spa
  • 4 nights at the Danubius Health Spa Resort Margitsziget (approximately 700 kr./night) includes:
    • Free wifi
    • Access to the day spa (all the pools, saunas, steambath, fitness center, water gymnastics, towels and more)
    • Balneotherapy – free access to drinking thermal water directly from the source
    • Croissant and coffee in the morning
  • Please book your room as soon as your registration is confirmed. For the best rates, we recommend using either
  • Flights generally run from 600 kr. - 2.000 kr. We recommend Norwegian if you fly from Denmark.
  • Taxi to and from the hotel (25 km) is approximately 180 kr. At the airport, it is best to order a taxi outside by Fötaxi which has a fixed kilomenter. This will protect you from using a pirate taxi.
  • Spa wellness treatments vary in cost.

Not included in our Program Registration and hotel price: 

  • Breakfast Buffet (approximately 12 Euros)
  • Lunch & Dinner
  • Massage and other wellness treatments, hairstyling, manicures, etc.


Additional Info

A photo of the island

The Danubius Health Spa Resort Margitsziget features beautiful, spacious rooms, free wifi, indoor and outdoor pools, hydro pool, jacuzzi, thermal bath, therapeutic exercise thermal bath, sauna, steam room, aroma cabin, sun terrace, solarium, infrared sauna. The Wellness Centre offers wellness massages, wellness baths, hairstyling and beauty treatments.

  • Feel free to arrive days before or stay longer to enjoy the spa.
  • There are yoga mats at the hotel, but it is recommended to bring your own yoga mat.
  • The event requires a minimum of 5 participants and a maximum of 30 participants.
  • Smoking and alcohol is not recommended so you can experience the optimal healing and cleansing effect.

Recent testimonials

  • I forget Bodhi is at the other side of the planet – he is truly with me when we work together.

    Lisbet Hjort Author, Awakening Mentor, Human Resources Manager Copenhagen, Denmark

    There is a before and an after regarding my work with Bodhi. Before working with Bodhi for many years I experienced a life with a lot of struggle, pain and resistance, both in my private and my business life. Today I experience a life with joy, love and peace – even amidst the challenges of life. I’ve never actually been with him in person – but I sense his energy, his warmth and love in our work. I forget Bodhi is at the other side of the planet – he is truly with me when we work together.

    Bodhi is a gift in the world – he can work on many levels which means that you can work and grow on many levels too. I will always be very grateful that we connected and I highly recommend Bodhi to everybody that really wants to live a life in freedom.

  • Bodhi always leaves me feeling more empowered, more joyful, more truly accepting...

    Helle Laursen Leading Mentor Coach and CEO, Nordic Center for Mindful Self-Compassion Silkeborg, Denmark

    Working with Bodhi repeatedly over several years, I am constantly filled with deep gratitude after each session. Bodhi always leaves me feeling more empowered, more joyful, more truly accepting all parts of what I am, and with more energy to face life. Being a mentor coach myself, I have learned from Bodhi's amazing ability to give further depth to any issue within coaching. He is more than just a great coach, he is embodied wisdom, ready to share and give more meaning and depth to all matters I bring up. Bodhi takes coaching to a new level: it is healing, very practical, and supports my commitment to live my life from compassion and awareness.

  • Bodhi also has the greatest sense of humor and we laugh a lot during sessions!

    Dorthe Schorn Staff & Training Manager Hamburg, Germany

    Bodhi is an endless energy field of inspiration, purpose, clarity, truth, authenticity, compassion, joy, love and inner peace. The way he embodies and shares his profound wisdom of awakening is powerful and grounded, while gentle, light and constantly evolving. Bodhi is not only a teacher in the best possible sense of the word but a healer and “wise man” who can support you in tackling any personal or professional challenges.

    One of his greatest talents is meeting you exactly where you’re at, and then gently guiding you from there. Bodhi also has the greatest sense of humor and we laugh a lot during sessions! Working with him is a precious adventure and it has a tremendous impact on the way I show up and experience my working and private life.

  • It was my sessions with Bodhi that helped me to heal my most self-destructive patterns.

    Kirstin Nielsen Partner Relations Manager, Aarhus BSS Career Højbjerg, Denmark

    Bodhi is a fantastic teacher and coach, and I’m so thankful for working with him. Though I’ve worked with coaches and therapists over the last 10 years, it was my sessions with Bodhi that helped me to heal my most self-destructive patterns. Now I feel very blessed that my life flows. Bodhi is a very warm and humorous person, and I always get amazing insights during our sessions.

    As a coach I had primarily been using a very result-oriented model with a great number of people in Europe. After meeting Bodhi I learned to act from truth and I feel so much more present with my clients. As a result, my business has expanded naturally without any other effort than just being able to use what I’ve learned from Bodhi with my clients. He makes a great difference for so many people.

  • It feels safe to let go of the identification with mind in his presence.

    Silja Bjorklund Quantum Energetics Practitioner, QE With Silja Encinitas, California

    Working with Bodhi has brought me into a profoundly deep awareness of my true nature. It feels safe to let go of the identification with mind in his presence. His coaching to live this in my daily life is gentle, clear, and very effective.

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