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Kripalu Center for Yoga and Health

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Address: West St & Richmond Mountain Rd, Lenox, MA 01262
Phone Number: 413-448-3152
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Beautiful Place to Get Away from it All

This was my first time at Kripalu and I was amazed how many repeat visitors they have. I did the R&R retreat and very much enjoyed the mix of activities - it's up to you to... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
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Flemington, New Jersey
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Flemington, New Jersey
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34 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was my first time at Kripalu and I was amazed how many repeat visitors they have. I did the R&R retreat and very much enjoyed the mix of activities - it's up to you to figure out how much or how little you want to do. The food is very good, especially for me since I'm a vegetarian. There... More 

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Latham, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

We were told about this place and went to see the grounds. We were greeted by registration staff and given a visitor's pass. We wandered around the beautiful grounds for about an hour (then it rained) and it was peaceful and beautiful. I would like to go back for a stay and to be able to hike the trails. It's... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2016

What I like about Kripalu is the food, the people, and the Spartan Ashram vibe. They bring inner city kids there for free with their scholarship program. Poor folks can sleep in a dorm for around $88 a night, while wealthy people can sleep in the Annex for $350 a night. This might seem like a lot, but when you... More 

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Portland, Maine
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2016

I was going through a time in my life when I really needed some "me" time. I was looking online for a yoga retreat, and found one within driving distance of my home. I was excited that I could book this trip and not have the additional cost of purchasing a plane ticket. It was expensive, but I did opt... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2016

I've been to Kripalu 6 or 7 times. Maybe more. It's not cheap, but I have had some incredible experiences there. They have top notch teachers. The grounds are beautiful with a lovely view of the Berkshires and a lake. The rooms are like dorm rooms. They are tiny to share, so I usually get my own. I opt for... More 

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Thank Kate W
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2016

If you like yoga and are flexible in the type of yoga you prefer, this is a great spot. The accommodations are fair and the place looks a bit like a hospital but they are clean and the food is pretty good. If you prefer alignment based yoga (Iyengar), this might not be the place for you unless there is... More 

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Wynnewood, Pennsylvania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2015

If you are into Yoga and/or Meditation this is THE destination. Known throughout the world as a Yoga center. the location and views are stunning. Beautiful landscaped walking trail and breathtaking view from the summit. Kripalu offers lodging, food, and classes at all levels of yoga practice. This is serious business for the initiated , but offers a lovely casual... More 

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Jacksonville
2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2015 via mobile

Kripalu is a wonderful experience. The experience is only enhanced by bringing your own pillow (they must sell a lot of massages with those pillows) and instant coffee just in case you get up before the cafe store opens. The grounds are beautiful and the food is delicious. This is not a hotel, but a retreat. Like a year-round adult... More 

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New York City, New York
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2015

I was thrilled to get a free upgrade from a mountain view room to a lake view room for our Thanksgiving visit. This enabled us to enjoy the spectacular full moon on Thanksgiving eve and the gorgeous sunrise over the Berkshires for the next two days. Many thanks to Kripalu for this thoughtful gift. The food was fantastic and the... More 

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Fairport, NY
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2015

I live in Rochester New York and have visited Kripalu three times. My experiences have all been different, and enjoyable. I've done their "Retreat and Renewal" and it's exactly as stated. The options are yoga, spa, lectures related to living well, solitude, and wonderful food. You can experience it at your own pace. Kripalu is located in Lenox, Mass. which... More 

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