A Women’s Retreat of Inspiration and Joy!

March 7-13, 2021
Costa Rica


JOIN US for a Trip to Remember!

**See below for cost. Before you send a deposit, kindly email us at: info@globalj.org to confirm availability.

Sugar Beach Resort is a small boutique hotel with guest suites, rooms and beach houses nestled across a 24-acre beachfront property.  With 28 comfortable guest rooms/suites and two beach houses, we can accommodate various tastes, ensuring privacy, intimacy and personalized service.

All of the guest rooms/suites have been designed with your comfort in mind, located just steps from the shores of the warm waters of the Pacific Ocean and the soothing sands of Playa Pan de Azúcar.  The resort shares the dry forest with monkeys, iguanas, coatis, raccoons, and the beauty and abundance of Costa Rica’s Natural World.

Some suites and rooms, are set directly on the waterfront with spectacular western ocean views – perfectly poised to take in the searing colors of the setting sun.  Listen to the sounds of the howler monkeys and tropical birds from your patio, as the warm salt air wafts around you.
Each of the rooms are spacious and comfortable and offer large patios and privacy and all have individual characteristics and touches.

All the rooms at Sugar Beach Resort are equipped with the following amenities:

  • ceiling fans
  • air conditioning
  • satellite TV
  • telephone
  • refrigerators
  • hot water
  • safety box
  • furnished patios


  • Accommodations for 6 nights as listed below including taxes
  • All meals ( 3 meals per day) starting with dinner on the first day, and ending with breakfast on the last day. (No beef or pork will be served)
  • All presentations/workshops by Julie and Carolyn
  • Optional morning Yoga and mindfulness sessions
  • All evening offerings
  • Optional community service project
  • Access to swimming pool
  • Hiking and beach accessibility
  • Transportation from and to the Liberia Airport within set time frames (see Getting There)


  • Air Fare, Tips, Optional adventure activities and alcoholic beverages

Garden View Rooms

12 rooms  # 7-10 & 13-18

Located in a spacious garden area, a popular hang out for the Howler monkeys! All of the rooms have 2 Queen-size beds. 

(These rooms are great for singles traveling alone. We will place you with a suitable room-mate …many amazing friendships have been created from these connections. )

Per person, double occupancy…….. $2695

Rates… Includes 3 meals per day, all retreat offerings as listed & taxes

Ocean View Rooms

4 rooms  # 19 – 22

These are splendid, spacious rooms with fantastic ocean-front views. All are tastefully decorated and are housed facing the ocean. Each room has two queen beds.

(These rooms are also great for singles traveling alone to be placed with a roommate)

Per person, double occupancy…….. $2965

Rates… Includes 3 meals per day, all retreat offerings as listed & taxes

Once we confirm availability, follow these two simple steps:

  1. Send us a non-refundable deposit of $1,000 per participant via one of the four options below. Half of the remaining balance is due 90 days prior to the first day of the retreat. The final payment is due 60 days prior to the first day of the retreat.
  2. Wait until you hear from us before you book your flight.

Payments, Dates, Terms and Conditions

Payment : You have 4 payment options…

Option 1: Check

Write a check drawn on a U.S. bank in U.S. dollars payable to Global Journeys and mail it to:
Global Journeys
4385 South Balsam Street, Suite 5-203
Denver, CO 80123 U.S.A.

Option 2: Wire

Wire the money in U.S. dollars to the following bank account:

Name and Address – Global Journeys Inc. P.O.Box 21092 Floral Park, NY 11002
Bank: JP Morgan Chase 770 Lexington Ave. New York, NY 10065
Bank Account Number 3061935109
Routing Number 021000021 (if Domestic payment)
Swift/Aba Code CHASUS33 (if International payment)


Option 3: Quick Pay/Zelle

If your account is at J.P.Morgan Chase or another commercial bank, you may make a ‘Quick Pay’ or ‘Zelle’ payment to the account of: info@globalj.org

Option 4: PayPal

You may pay by using PayPal. If you select option #4, please note that you are responsible for paying the processing fee: 3% if paying from the U.S and 4.5% if you are paying from outside the U.S. Through PayPal you may use your credit or debit card. Our account for a PayPal payment is: info@globalj.org

Cancellations and Refunds

There are no refunds given regardless of circumstances after the deposit and any subsequent payments have been made. Given this policy, we highly recommend that you purchase travel insurance in case of emergencies or unforeseen circumstances that may arise at your end.

In the unlikely circumstances that Global Journeys Inc. cancels this event, we will refund your total payment.

If the presenter(s) are not able to attend the event due to a serious illness or emergency, an appropriate substitute chosen by the presenter(s) will deliver the sessions and the retreat will go on as scheduled.

Travel Insurance: Travel insurance will protect your investment in case of unforeseen situations or emergencies. If you choose to purchase travel insurance, which we highly recommend, you must do so on your own. We have been recommending Travel Guard International at 800 826-1300, and have received positive feedback.