FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

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WHERE IS SILVER ISLAND?

We are situated in the Gulf of Volos. North of the Island Evia. 3-4 hours NE from Athens.

WHEN IN YOUR RETREAT SEASON?

Our all-inclusive 7 day retreats run during our summer season - from Mid April through to early October. We are closed from November through to March. With space for only 11 lucky guests per week, Silver Island is a very special, exclusive getaway, the only private island yoga retreat in the world!

DO YOU OFFER SHORTER RETREATS OR WEEKEND RETREATS

Our retreats run on fixed dates from Sunday through to Saturday. 

CAN I COME ALONE?

Yes! Many of our guests are solo travellers. We have one single occupancy room and other rooms are twin based on two sharing. If our single occupancy room is taken, you can buy both beds if you do not want to share. Single supplements are not available.

DO I HAVE TO SHARE?

All our rooms except Gaia are twin rooms, based on two sharing. Gaia is our only single occupancy room. If you prefer one of the other rooms, you can book both the beds in that room, to have for yourself.  Single supplements are not available.

IS IT OK IF I AM A BEGINNER?

Yes! Everyone is welcome, from beginners to experienced yogis, it does not matter where you in your practice. We ask you to complete our online wellness questionnaire, which then allows your teacher to support your needs in getting the most from your retreat with us. It also allows your teacher to tailor make your yoga experience and due to the intimacy of the group, you will get the opportunity to have one on one time with your teacher to explore your yoga practice and take it as deep as you need.

DO YOU RENT THE ISLAND TO TEACHERS & STUDIOS?

We only offer in house retreats and hand pick our teachers. So we do not  rent out the island or offer teacher hosted retreat packages. Please note that all our teacher positions are currently filled.

ARE THERE ANIMALS ON THE ISLAND?

Yes, we have 4 domesticated animals, 3 of those are our dogs; Kenala, Olive and Pepper and one is Kosma the cat. In the wild we have pheasants, owls, seagulls, lots of bird life and seals as well as all the other wonderful creatures found in nature.

HOW DO I BOOK A RETREAT?

We recommend you read the teachers profiles to see which teacher's offering resonates with you, and choose that one! If you only have a specific week, you can search by the dates from April through to October. You can find the Book Now button in the menu bar and in the retreat schedule page to book your retreat. We  publish our yearly schedule online in November / December of each year. Our bookings first open to our previous guests for a week and then everyone else on the mailing list.

HOW DO I SIGN UP TO YOUR MAILING LIST?

You can do that by simply clicking here

WHAT ARE YOUR TERMS & CONDITIONS?

You can find our Terms and Conditions set out under the Enquiries button in our menu. Please take the time to read and understand our Terms and Conditions - prior to booking your retreat with us. To be taken to our T&C's you can also click here 

If you have any further questions, please don't hesitate to explore the website or contact Claire: claire@silverislandyoga.com