Welcome to Yoga Holidays Turkey.



Join Jo at on one of her renowned yoga holidays that have a great reputation for shredding away layers of resistance to reveal and ignite your true magic, potential, freedom and happiness. This potent combination and joy of being on our mats together to make space for transformation will leave your body and mind feeling refreshed, revitalised with a wonderful feeling of self empowerment, through a week or two of mindfulness, pranayama, yoga, mediation, laughter, delicious food and sunshine a truly relaxing experience in our beautiful oasis just steps from the ocean.

Our accommodation set in the ancient old town of Side surrounded by stunning ruins, including the waterside Temple of Apollo and a well preserved Roman amphitheatre, offers private en-suite rooms (no extra cost) the perfect balance of Yoga and plenty of free time that keeps our guests returning year after year. Indulge in 4 morning and 4 evening yoga practices with a day off each week, practiced either in our beautiful Yoga Shala or outside in our colourful shaded Oasis set in the heart of the historic town Side. With golden beaches just a few steps away and the truly colourful and vibrant Turkish Culture makes our holidays a truly wonderful experience..

Together we will breathe, feel and notice the wonderful effects it has on your physical and mental body and discover how my breath-centered practice (flowing with the breath) has such a profound effect on your whole being. Moving in this way we feel freedom and spaciousness in our bodies, calm and focus in our minds which brings us back to balance. Classes are kept small to allow for me to connect with you all, give advice and encouragement, offering YOU the confidence to Grow YOUR own yoga practice, in a relaxed, fun environment suitable for everyone.

Hi Jo and Murat, thank you immensely for a truly wonderful week of total unadulterated mindfulness and chill-laxin’ – Jo – you are a legend, mentor, wise owl and fabulous. Love and warmth” – Sheena Xx

Our open buffet breakfast will be waiting for us after our morning yoga practice leaving you the whole day free to enjoy the wonders of your practice either lazing on the beach just a stroll away or explore this wonderful historical area before returning to our evening yoga practice.

We offer 2 traditional Turkish dinners per week. Monday evening to welcome you and Friday to say farewell. The other evenings are yours to enjoy in one of the restaurants or cafes nearby.

 ” Unlike many yoga retreats. We have a very laid back approach with no hard rules or strict regimes. We love to laugh, have fun and enjoy, breath-centerd – life inspiring yoga together to find freedom and balance in your life.” More reviews here.


“Love, love, love it here” – Lee-Ann Thomas – Cape Town

Our location is surrounded by golden beaches and many historical attractions, all with-in walking distance of our accommodation. Explore old shopping streets, restaurants, Side harbour, visit local markets, go on a private boat trip just for my guests or chill in our beautiful oasis. Our holidays offer something for everyone.

Thank you so much Jo for embracing complete strangers into your practice (and home); your encouragement to every single person with warmth, kindness and opportunity to challenge ourselves. It was really inspiring to hear your journey and humbling to share the flow of your incredible manner of teaching which comes from the heart and soul. I’ve left with so many positive thoughts, time to reflect on me and continue to take in every moment with lots of beautiful new like minded friends. Much love  – Dipannita – London xxxx


“Just wanted to say thank you again for an amazing holiday, the fact that you are able to offer this amazing opportunity to people like me is a credit to your vision, ability, hospitality and passion for what you do, which is so much more than just a job!” – George – Holland.

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