Conditions of participation

To get the full benefits of your yoga practice, please heed the following:

  1. We ask you to attend the morning and evening meditation sessions and two yoga classes. The lecture in the afternoon is optional.
  2. We request that you forgo the consumption of black tea, coffee, meat, fish, eggs, onions, garlic, alcohol, cigarettes and drugs during your stay at Hotel Gut Sonnberghof.
  3. Please help maintain the peace and purity in the meditation room.
  4. Important!! Please don’t step in to the fields or the pastures, stay on the path in the forest and don’t make any fires.
  5. The Retreat House is not responsible for any loss of valuables.
  6. Loud music, cooking, candles and incense are not permitted in the hotelrooms.
  7. Full payment for the yoga portion of your stay is due on registration.

I hereby declare that I have read the rules of the Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Retreat House for the stay in Hotel Gut Sonnberghof, that I will adhere to these rules and that I will be present at all activities.

I take full responsibility for myself and for my personal property. The decision to participate in the activities is exclusively my own and I do so on my own responsibility.

I further declare that I will not hold the Sivananda Yoga Vedanta Retreat House liable for any injuries, damage or loss that may result from my participation in the activities. I am in good health and have no illnesses or preconditions that prevent me from practising the asana and pranayama exercises. Furthermore, I acknowledge that I perform all exercises at my own risk and on my own responsibility and that I can omit or discontinue exercises at any time if I so desire.

Cancellation terms

For yoga vacation:

Your registration becomes valid upon full payment after receipt of the reservation confirmation.

Cancellation before the beginning of your programme
The following fees will apply:

For yoga part (without accommodation):
Before the beginning of the programme: 10% cancellation fee

If you would like to change your booking to another program organized by the Retreat House in Reith, a rebooking fee of € 50 will be charged for the yoga part.

In case of early departure from the program, the following cancellation fees apply:
For the yoga part: no refund

 

Hotel Sonnberghof:

Cancellation before the start of the programme:

No cancellation fee up to 7 days before arrival, then 80% of the full amount for the booked arrangements

In case of early departure from the programme: 80% of the hotel price.

 

However, if you fall ill with Corona, you can contact us and send a proof and no cancellation fee will apply for yoga and accommodation.

 

Information regarding the Austrian Distance and Off-Premises Contract Act (FAGG):

According to § 18 Subsection 1 Z 10 FAGG your 14 days right of withdrawal does not apply to this contract as it concerns the provision of services related to leisure activities and the contract provides for a specific date or period of performance.