We are not going away in the winter of 2021 but stay tuned for future adventures!! We love Mar de Jade!


Join us at Mar de Jade,

Chacala, Mexico,

February 23- March 2, 2019


Join Nia Black Belt teachers/trainers & movement specialists Roberta Mohler & Martha Randall for this fun week of ​Dancing ​in the Sun 2!​ ​We're back because it was so delicious in 2018. Our Nia practice will be embellished​ with the wisdom of Martha's Mystery Gym and Roberta's Tamalpa Life/Art Process. Supported by the beauty of Mar de Jade​,​ we will sink into the pleasure of moving our bodies in playful relationship with ourselves, one another and the natural world around us.

Mar de Jade, a Yoga, Wellness & Vacation Retreat nestled between the tropical jungle and the pristine sandy beach of Chacala, México (1.5 hours north of Puerto Vallarta). This is an intimate place; a relaxing, supportive, and inspiring environment in a peaceful fishing village.


Registration starts with payment to Martha & Roberta for your 13 Nia & movement sessions (approximately 20 hours of instruction) - $500 CDN ($350 for any Nia belts). Payment can be made by cheque or e-transfer to Martha at Once registered with Martha, you can then contact Mar de Jade to book & pay for your room. 

Cancellation Policy for your registration with Martha: Full refund until November 1, 2018; 50% refund before December 1, 2018; no refund after January 1, 2019.

Healthy Meals 
Three buffet meals lovingly prepared each day (catering to vegetarians, vegan and special dietary needs) and served in an open-air dining room overlooking the ocean. Exquisite!

Once you have registered with Martha book accommodations directly with Mar de Jade by:


1. Book Online (unique booking link for direct access to the retreat)

2. Call 1-800-257-0532

3. Email


Please read the Mar de Jade change and cancellation policy carefully in case you need to change or cancel your booking. Be sure to indicate who you are sharing your room with if you are sharing. 

Note: The online booking system will only reserve complete rooms. If more than two people are booking together and wish to split the deposit on multiple credit cards, please call Mar de Jade directly. We are not able to guarantee shared rates if roommates do not book together.


Bar Service (*extra cost)
Offering espresso, cappuccinos, fresh juices, wine, beer, liquors and tropical cocktails. 


Spa Service (*extra cost)
Including a variety of massage and therapeutic treatments, facials, manicure and pedicure offered in a beautiful jungle Spa that has private treatment rooms, a Jacuzzi, cold plunge, steam room and relaxing gardens. There is also a Temazcal, a traditional Aztec sweat lodge. There are also excursions to visit the area as well as the school that Laura and her daughter have created in town, their organic farm and vocational school. Truly inspiring! 

Travel  Flights (*extra cost)

We recommend booking early in order to get one of 2 direct flights to Puerto Vallarta on February 23. Arrival in PV airport is busy on both Fridays and Saturdays. Some people arrange to arrive a day or two earlier to avoid the crowds but early accommodation is not available at Mar de Jade. Please purchase travel insurance to cover your costs in case you need to change or cancel your flight. Air Canada and West Jet will get you into PV by 3 pm – the latest for you to arrive to catch shared shuttle service to Mar de Jade.

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