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Shunyata Health Retreat / Day Spa

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Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 week ago

I don't know if i could put into words how much this retreat changed my life, my way of thinking, my approach to life. Paru is the most inviting warm amazing person i have ever met with a real true soul felt intent to help. The room is lovely i loved opening the curtains in the morning and just watching...

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I spent 5 days at Shunyata and experienced a life shifting awareness, appreciation and commitment to mind, body and soul. In a beautiful and nurturing environment, Paru facilitates a journey of truth and openness enhanced by her knowledge and practice of specialized treatments and aromatherapy. Each of the treatments rank at the top - but I found the craniosacral particularly...

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Christchurch, New Zealand
Reviewed 13 January 2017

A truly amazing 3 days. I've been in the dark for 43 years, but no longer thanks to Paru!! Sounds cliche, but I found myself and my voice. Upon returning home I have faced into my serious health issue and my serious relationship issues. All for the better. Thanks Paru, from the bottom of my heart, couldn't have done it...

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paru_12, Owner at Shunyata Health Retreat / Day Spa, responded to this review

was so lovely to serve a man and get him clear and on purpose for 2017. We did it together and so I am deeply grateful also for this amazing work. Keep going deeper and opening your heart - either live by fear or love and you have chosen love. Have a great year - you earnt it

Mexico City, Mexico
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

This is a great place, marvelous views and walks of true New Zealand places, you get personalized treatment and experience for rebooting or evening reinventing yourself. Extraordinary host and experience, everything was just perfect: the Yoga, the oils, massages, reflexology, the detox, the meals, the emotional healing process, the sauna baths. Those were five unique days, it definitely pay off...

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paru_12, Owner at Shunyata Health Retreat / Day Spa, responded to this review

Miguel thank you - I loved working with you. I feel truly grateful and blessed to assist you in your awakening on your journey and hasta la vista et buen viage a tu casa. deep love Paru

Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

Shunyata Retreat can only be described as unique and enlightening. Paru opens her home, and heart to allow you to experience a true Mind Body and Soul healing journey. Within 5 days Paru transformed me from being burnt out, stressed & unhealthily to now feeling a refreshed, relaxed, excited lady with strong clarity in where I am heading.... Believe me...

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paru_12, Owner at Shunyata Health Retreat / Day Spa, responded to this review

It was amazing to watch you surrender to your pure essence of love - you were so ready for this work and thank you for reinspiring me to keep doing this work. Your life will be so much fuller and was in awe of your courage. Deep love to you sweet and enjoy your oils and time for YOU and...

Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

Shunyata retreat is not a ordinary hotel or accomodation, but a place for spiritual healing, body detox, relationship rebuild, and reinventing self. Paru is the most heart opening host to nurture your body and soul. The view is magnificent and peaceful, such a hidden gem. The house is clean and hearty, with so much sunshine. The food is carefully tailored...

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paru_12, Owner at Shunyata Health Retreat / Day Spa, responded to this review

My beautiful chinese swan - was such a pleasure to serve you and your inspiration for awakening was inspiring - you are so beautiful and more beautiful living your true self and thank you for these beautiful words and look forward to seeing you again in November - you make me love my work even more

Reviewed 20 May 2016 via mobile

I spent a week at Shunyata, and it was a life changing week. I lead a very busy life in the management field and needed to recharge. At Shunyata I found more than mere recharging, I found spiritual and emotional healing, I found inner direction, and I found a sense of peace that I had lost sight of in my...

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paru_12, Owner at Shunyata Health Retreat / Day Spa, responded to this review

I was honoured to serve you Brad - so intent on waking up and thank you for being a true man moving beyond fear - I am in awe of serving men to serve woman in this higher loving. We loved having you here and deep love to your family and your future life

Reviewed 4 May 2016

Paru is a true spirit and healer. From the moment i was welcomed to Shunyata looking over the beautiful Diamond Harbour i felt inspired. I spent 5 days and did not want to leave. We shared delicious healthy food that differed each day, yoga on the sun filled deck each morning, massage and my favourite..the Ozone Sauna! What a treat!...

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paru_12, Owner at Shunyata Health Retreat / Day Spa, responded to this review

I love my work but some clients become lifelong friends. Thank you for helping with your delicious food at a truly busy time and believe me haven't had anyone in my kitchen who cooks with so much love like we do here at Shunyata. It was an honour helping you to come back to your higher self and may you...

Hawke's Bay Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 24 April 2016

From the moment we met Paru we knew we were heading to a very special place. Paru's home is in a private location with a warm and welcoming homely feel with absolute stunning views. Yoga, meditation, counselling, delicious food, beautiful walks to name a few. More importantly we made friends not only with each other but with Paru, Dephy and...

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paru_12, Owner at Shunyata Health Retreat / Day Spa, responded to this review

Was like a family and you guys completed it. I feel so honoured to serve a higher love and would love more couples to benefit from this work. You both will remain special in my heart - deep love to you both and to your son who I hope to see soon to get sorted.

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 17 January 2016

We spent five fabulous days at the Shunyata Health Retreat. The food was sensational, the yoga invigorating and the retreat was completely relaxing. Our hosts treated us with great respect with ample time for unwinding and focussing back on ourselves.

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paru_12, Owner at Shunyata Health Retreat / Day Spa, responded to this review

We love working with couples and felt that this retreat brought us back to our purpose - serving authenticity, truth and a higher loving. I honour your conscious uncoupling and the way you will let each other go with respect and love. This is true love and may you touch many other people with it. Deep love to you both...

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  • Free Parking
  • Spa
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Ocean View Health & Healing Retreat in banks peninsula NZ,one on one specializing in wellness & holistic health & healing. Come for a day spa or retreat from 2 days onwards. An Ayurvedic detox, fast weight loss & heal totally. Great for depression and anxiety. Includes Yoga retreat, meditation,ozone therapy, The Journey. Best value retreat in Australasia.Emotional Healing with The Journey & NLPAyurvedic detox & lose weight fast the healthy wayCouples Retreats with 3 course romantic dinnerDay Spa in peaceful ocean view surroundings doing more than massageBody work including cranio sacral balancingYoga, Meditation, ozone sauna & hydrotherapy bath ... more   less 

Additional Information about Shunyata Health Retreat / Day Spa

Address: 10 Rawhiti Street, Christchurch 8972, New Zealand
Region: New Zealand > South Island > Canterbury Region > Christchurch
Price Range: $120 - $200 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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