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Kripalu Center for Yoga & Health

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Centerville, Ohio
Reviewed 1 week ago

I loved the week we spent at Kripalu. The teachings were outstanding. My husband and I actually signed up for a writing workshop but after the first session, we decided it wasn’t for us. But no worries--Kripalu has tons of activities going on and it was easy to change to an R&R retreat. I discovered that we could switch programs...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 1 week ago

I organized a retreat with a day visit with 17 people to Kripalu. I used group reservations. From the get-go, there were very unsettling issues beginning with them being very shady about the contract we had signed to finalize the details of the trip. I didn't hear back until 5 days later and they "suddenly" signed with another group and...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Amazing landscape, enriching program, fabulous food. I took a weekend program and stayed in the dorm. I appreciated that there were 3 other women taking the same program in the room with me. I can't say enough about the fabulous food - so delicious and nutritious! Will go back, for sure!

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Burlington, Vermont
Reviewed April 17, 2017

I and a friend went on day passes to Kripalu; my first visit to storied Kripalu did not disappoint. Even tho we were not scheduled into a regular program, we took advantage of scheduled events available to everyone with day passes. Three offerings over two days led by staff instructor Michelle Dalbec provided enough continuity for me to grasp the...

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Morristown, New Jersey
Reviewed April 10, 2017 via mobile

Came to Kripalu to do a teacher training with a teacher I highly revere and wanted to do an "immersion" experience-- couldn't have been happier. Simple sleeping situation - excellent food (great variety for any diet)- beautiful setting amongst the mountains and a nearby lake. Would've loved to do more hiking but weather not that cooperative-- a fun area to...

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Hillsborough, New Jersey
Reviewed March 31, 2017

First the good: The food was perhaps the best I have ever had on vacation. Healthy, varied, and delicious. Quiet breakfast was nice, since it is the only place quiet. Now the bad: My stay was very stressful. Ironic, considering what Kripalu is supposed to be about. The classes were so jammed that I was literally banging my head against...

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Kripalucenter, Guest Relations Manager at Kripalu Center for Yoga & Health, responded to this review

Thank you for your visit and for taking the time to provide feedback about your experience at Kripalu. Feedback from our guests is extremely helpful and important to us as we strive to improve. While we are pleased to hear that you enjoyed your meals here, we are very sorry to learn of the many shortcomings you experienced during your...

New York City, New York
Reviewed March 29, 2017 via mobile

I visited Kripalu with my mom and sister for an R&R retreat. The food is incredibly fresh, healthy and delicious. Overall, we had a nice weekend, but I found the quality of the yoga instructors to be average if not poor. As a person who comes to Kripalu, I am a seasoned yogi and I found myself uninspired by the...

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5Thank KellyPonder1022
Cleveland, Ohio
Reviewed March 26, 2017

Wonderful weekend, great caring teachers and delicious food. The long weekend was very good for my soul. I will definitely go again. I would have given my retreat 5 stars, However With little notice and on one of the coldest days of the year they cancelled the indoor core class and only offered two outdoor hiking classes- no other options....

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2Thank Tagawgrag
Reviewed March 20, 2017

When I first drove up ... I was a little surprised at the "institutional" look of the building which used to be a Jesuit Monastery. I got over that within a few hours ... all the Yoga classes were great, there were back to back workshops to attend the entire week for R&R visitors and the food was fabulous ......

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PA
Reviewed March 14, 2017

If you love the way Whole Foods has become commercialized for the masses, you will love Kripalu. Like Whole Foods, Kripalu was ahead of it's time, had great values and offered a lot of value. Also like Whole Foods, Kripalu has catered to the masses, raised it's prices and compromised the ethics it started with. I have been going to...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
  • Free Internet
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Kripalu is the largest yoga-based retreat center in North America. Located in the beautiful Berkshires of western Massachusetts, Kripalu offers weekend R&R retreats and more than eight hundred 3-5-day programs each year featuring world-class teachers, thinkers, authors and presenters in yoga, meditation, holistic wellness and self-discovery. Kripalu's sprawling campus features multiple hiking trails, beach and kayak access to the Stockbridge Bowl, wildflower and butterfly gardens, a labyrinth, and scenic country roads for walking and running. Voted Best Fall Yoga Retreat by Conde Nast Traveller ... more   less 

Additional Information about Kripalu Center for Yoga & Health

Address: 57 Interlaken Rd, Lenox, MA 01262-9100
Location: United States > Massachusetts > Berkshires > Lenox
Number of rooms: 230
Also Known As:
Kripalu Center For Yoga And Health
Kripalu Center For Yoga & Health Hotel Stockbridge
Kripalu Yoga Center
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“Annex is newer but further from the workshops. Stay in Shadowbrook if you want to be closer to the action.”
FlidaisoftheWoods, 1 week ago | Read review
“The rooms in the Annex have private bath - but you have a bit farther to go.”
BlueBlue123, 4 weeks ago | Read review
“Stay home.”
jimmcspiritt, Mar 31, 2017 | Read review
“I stayed in the annex because I had to be available for work, and they are the only rooms with WiFi.”
LLfromNYC, Feb 26, 2017 | Read review
“Haven't stayed in the rooms there, but since this is a former seminary, I understand they are fairly spartan.”
mariabY4170RW, Feb 26, 2017 | Read review
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