Testimonials for Escape The World

Our guest's words of recognition… Thank you!

Some guests have agreed to become our ambassadors, you may contact them for further information. In that case, just let us know whom you wish to contact and we will provide you with their email address.


  • This was a 51/2 star experience

    Crystal, USA

  • An incredible experience that will stay with me forever and which helped me on a new found path in life.

    Nicole, Australia

  • Terima kasih. This was a very special experience. Iyan's words of wisdom were particularly inspirational - and the smiles, attention to detail and thoughtfulness of the team were memorable. I am leaving feeling truly nourished after escaping the world for a brief time.

    Kim, Australia

  • A perfect encapsulation of Bali at its best.

    Samantha, Australia

  • The team members are exemplary, everything is well run and overseen, the spa treatments are heavenly, the beauty & serenity found here are nice and will forever be engraved in my heart, soul, mind and spirit. Thank you.

    Angela, USA

  • It was a just wonderful experience. Everything was perfect. The whole team was always there to help you and friendly. The spa is just awesome. I totally enjoyed my time here. Thanks to everyone who made this trip unforgettable.

    Verena, Germany

  • It truly lives up to its name. I felt completely transported from my routine & stressful life. I found time to just let myself be as I am without any pressure or expectations. My mind feels cleansed. I am renewed. There was so much attention to detail by the friendliest & courteous staff I've ever came across. Thank you.

    Nima, Australia

  • My second time around and it has been even more wonderful.

    Beate, Germany

  • This retreat changed my perspective on life and how I want to structure my discipline of meditation & spiritual path at home. It left a footprint in my spirit.

    Maribeth, USA

  • The retreat is amazing! As a beginner yoga practitioner, the teacher and assistants were so patient, understanding and anticipating of my needs. When I got a cold, they were by my side with tissues and medicine. When the yoga got too much, they showed me relaxing options. Overall this was a wonderful, life-changing experience.

    Jennifer, USA

  • Fantastic experience! I am inspired to continue my yoga & meditation practice to take my spiritual to the next level. The team members are so helpful & friendly. Not once did I feel that they were not happy to be there & to help.

    Stephanie, USA

  • Truly a heaven on earth! The yoga classes were more than fine, Iyan was a really great person with big heart and lovely smiles! The activities were very nice and interesting; they give us a good insight into the Balinese life and tradition. The spa is the best I have experienced ever. I felt like a queen after the Chakra Dhara and Mandi treatments. The herbal facial was also outstanding! The therapists treat you with so much respect and care for you like they were our mothers! We are truly pampered over and over again! So Thank you all again for a fantastic week!

    Lieve, Belgium

  • The most amazing week ever! I really wanted to get away from work and have some quality me time. I also made some new friends in the process. The staff were phenomenal - so friendly, generous and on point with everything. Thank you all so much! Oh, and the food was unreal! Keep up the great work! I will definitely recommend this to everyone I know and hopefully I’ll be back soon.

    Bridgitte, USA

  • Fantastic experience, loved every minutes of it. The food was varied and plentiful, the room with private balcony amazing, the staff so friendly & polite and the spa treatments were the best I've ever had. The yoga and meditation sessions were informative and varied. There was a good balance between daily activities and free time. I'm leaving this place feeling invigorated & rejuvenated and I'll definitely be back. Thank you.

    Debbie, Australia

  • The retreat was engaging & enjoyable, and it truly provides the perfect atmosphere & environment to explore & grow yourself. The combination of activities provided had a perfect balance. I would recommend this retreat to all my friends. I will be back! Namaste.

    Sonia, Australia

  • Escape the World retreat is a gift to yourself. You will be taken care of.

    Marleen, Belgium

  • A very nice place to practice yoga. A marvelous experience.

    Christine, Switzerland

  • Extraordinary! An experience that can be enjoyed by all your senses. I’m leaving with deep gratitude.

    Annick, Belgium

  • A beautiful and moving experience. I’m leaving with a better sense of myself and some tools for dealing with the hard knocks of life. Thank you.

    Kathryn, Australia

  • This retreat truly exceeded my expectations. Every little detail was taken care of, every need attended to without even having to ask! The yoga sessions are open for beginners all the way to advanced level. The rooms and facilities were exceptionally clean and the resort is very well maintained. The staff were genuine and friendly, they are really professional and take pride in their work. I found this retreat to be very authentic and unique, giving a true experience of yoga, Bali, the people and their rituals & faith. The activities really gave us a hands-on experience of Balinese life. Iyan and his team are very knowledgeable and willing to answer any questions we had. Overall, a life changing experience. Highly recommended! Thank you for an unforgettable journey.

    Sherilyn, South Africa

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Iyan Yaspriyana

Iyan Yaspriyana has the wonderful ability to live and enjoy the present moment. The combination of his Asian heritage coupled with his passion for yoga and meditation, has helped him reach a state of mind, which encompasses serenity and peacefulness.

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