Escape to a tranquil oasis of authenticity and simplicity, surrounded by stunning forest views and enveloped in comforting coziness, where a warm and welcoming atmosphere awaits you
Discover a cozy and inspiring retreat center where you can immerse yourself in mindfulness and yoga. Enjoy monthly retreats, self-guided stays, and an annual yoga festival.
Benoit & Prachi, the owners offer custom retreat experiences and serve delicious, healthy vegetarian Indian cuisine at their on-site cafe.
What is now a fully renovated comfortable centre, used to be a former factory, powered by the force of the river, that belongs to Benoit's family for centuries.
Take a peaceful walk in the nearby forest or hit the mountain trails for adventure. During winter, hit the slopes at a nearby ski area.
Escape to a place of tranquility and rejuvenation in one of the four welcoming bedrooms. Choose from an array of bed configurations, from an 8-bed dormitory to a luxurious private double-bed ensuite.
Wake up to stunning gardens and mountain views from every room, setting the stage for a peaceful and revitalizing stay.
Embark on a journey of wellness and relaxation at a spacious, bright yoga space. With top-notch yoga props, immerse yourself in weekly yoga classes or retreat with a group.
Soothe your mind and body in the indoor meditation and massage room, or unwind in peaceful indoor and outdoor reading areas.
Enjoy the convenience of a fully-equipped kitchen with a dining table, perfect for storing your food and making meals.
Find your oasis of peace and tranquility at our hidden gem, a private garden oasis. Stretch out, practice yoga, meditate, or simply relax amidst lush greenery.
Experience the serenity of nature with exclusive access to a peaceful river stream in the forest and a scenic forest walk. Recharge and reconnect with the tranquility of the great outdoors.
Indulge in a culinary journey of delicious and nutritious vegetarian cuisine at a bright dining room or terrace.
Enjoy fresh and organic ingredients, homemade juices and smoothies, and vegan and gluten-free options. A weekly changing lunch set menu, a welcoming ambiance, and diverse tea and coffee selection make for a memorable dining experience.
Savour the flavours, relax, and connect with fellow guests, all while nourishing the mind, body, and soul.
Uncover nature's beauty in the breathtaking garden surrounded by forests and majestic mountains.
Take a 5-minute walk to well-marked forest trails, or embark on a 5-15 minute drive to endless hiking adventures. Immerse yourself in nature with a 25-minute drive to Lac Bénit and surrounding hiking trails.
Conveniently located just 30 minutes from Geneva airport and the vibrant mountain town of Chamonix. Experience the best of both worlds, where adventure meets relaxation.
Sanskriti Yoga Centre Festival
4 cozy bedrooms, mountain and garden views, perfect getaway destination
5 stylish and spacious bathrooms, perfect for a relaxing retreat
Unwind for yoga, relaxation, and peace in your private garden
Serene Forest Views
Yoga and meditation studios for peace
Savour nutritious, fresh plant-based dishes, teas, and more
Sanskriti Yoga Retreat Centre is conveniently located just a 30-minute drive from Geneva airport, making it easily accessible via various transportation options.
31 Rue du Bourg Dehors, 74950 Scionzier
Arrive at Cluses train station (2h by train from Geneva), then order a taxi (7 min drive to Sanskriti Yoga Centre). Get in touch with the centre for more details.
Benoit & Prachi embarked on a journey of self-discovery in an ashram in India. Their encounter was transformative, and their passion for yoga led to the creation of Sanskriti.
With over a decade of combined practice and teaching experience, they offer authentic and traditional yoga rooted in Indian values.
Prachi's expertise extends to prenatal and postnatal yoga, certified by Yoga Alliance. With 1000 hours of training and 500 hours dedicated solely to teaching, Benoit & Prachi invite you to experience yoga beyond the postures.
Delve into a way of life that extends far beyond the mat. Embrace a new path to personal growth and transformation with them.
The centre is operating in summer, autumn, winter and spring.
Group or private retreat options available
Get in touch with Sanskriti directly for more information: