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New Life Ayahuasca Overall rating: ★★★★★ 5 based on 99 reviews
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Filled with gratitude

★★★★★
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I don't hesitate in recommending New Life, and Matt and Jeanae. I couldn't have asked for a better (first) experience. The views are incredible, house and rooms really comfortable, food fantastic and I always felt welcome and safe. Matt and Jeanae are impressive, friendly, kind and dedicated people. I can't comment on the experience you'll have with the medicine itself, as it is always different, but you will be safe, secure, and in expert, caring hands at all times. Plus Jeanae's yoga classes are excellent, and exactly what I needed! My journey is just beginning - and I hope to be back. A big thank you to Matt and Jeanae.

Amazing retreat

★★★★★
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The retreat was an amazing experience. Well organized, welcoming and friendly. Matt and Jeanae's love and dedication to their practice shows in every aspect of the retreat. I would absolutely recommend this to anyone considering an Ayahuasca retreat.

Wish I did it sooner

★★★★★
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This was an amazing experience and I wished I did it 10 years ago. I was super hesitant and didn't believe a place and experience could have so many 5 stars reviews. So if your reading this just dive it and sign up your already wasting time. To help you out heres my detailed review: Site - This is a fastastic location only 90 minutes from the airport. It has beautiful views of the the surrounding mountains and ocean. It is very spacious and everyone has a private room with bathroom. Everything was very clean and welcoming. Hosts - Both Matt and Jeanae are down to earth wholesome people. From the moment you arrive they are there to make you feel comfortable, safe, and at home. They are super easy to talk to and take away the hype surrounding the experience and help you understand exactly what you are hoping into and what to expect. For me, they made it the perfect setting for a new experience. Experience - There is already a lot on the site about the experiences and definitely more on youtube. Being a cynic I assumed that all of these mind blowing reviews were from people who never did psychedelics before. I was wrong. While I am very experienced this was a completely new experience for me. Despite being a psychedelic veteran I was extremely anxious as I took the first sip of medicine. The only similarity to other trips was the build, peak, and trailing off. My experience was one of love, healing, and cleaning and I felt like I was in a massive embrace ridding me of all of the toxic frustration and anger that has built up over the last 20 years. I feel light as a feather and I took it over 2 weeks ago now. Keep in mind that everyone's experience is very different and that you might trip hard the first time, take 2x the second time and feel nothing. Aya is a very peculiar medicine. I think I can best sum it up as it may not give you what you want but it will give you what you need. So follow the diet, clear your mind, head on down and open your eyes. Matt exceeded all of my expectations as a shaman and Jeanae was a perfect sitter and I felt totally safe the whole time. Next Steps - Aya will open your eyes but it is only the first step. You will have to take the rest to get to be where you want to be. It is a very powerful first step and I have seen the results first hand with my partner and my friends. I believe it should be a right of passage as you get older and stuck in your ways and routine. I'll be back and look forward to my next journey. If you read this far just book it. Good luck!
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Is Ayahuasca Effective?

Is Ayahuasca Effective? Its a questions we all ask – Can this medicine really help me? We at New Life decided to try and fine some answers. We followed up with 52 former participants from our retreats with an anonymous survey of  16 questions to find out what they really thought of ayahuasca and how […]

Ayahuasca Inspired Art

Ayahuasca visions have long been an inspiration for artists. Many artists have been deeply moved by their visions and have incorporated that feeling and beauty into their art. A few weeks ago, we had a local Costa Rican guest, Alejandro,  for a one night ceremony. He recently posted 3 paintings he created after that ceremony representing […]

VICE on Ayahuasca

VICE on Ayahuasca

Here is an article, re-posted from HBO’s VICE, written from a first hand perspective of one individuals ayahuasca experience. He details the good, the bad, and the prolonged benefits he felt even after just one ayahuasca ceremony. SOURCE: VICE Ayahuasca Will Make You Cry, Vomit, and Feel Amazing September 18, 2014 by Conor Creighton I […]

Ayahuasca and Redemption

Ayahuasca and Redemption

Brazil Is Giving Ayahuasca To Prison Inmates On Their Path To Redemption Great article from Collective Evolution on Ayahuasca use in Brazilian prisons. SOURCE: Collective Evolution – Ayahuasca and the Road to Redemption In a quest to ease pressures on the Brazilian prison system, mental health workers have opted to give prison inmates the psychedelic brew ayahuasca, […]

Private Beach Trip

Beach Day! A few days ago some of our guests took a group beach trip to a private white sands beach called La Leona here in beautiful Costa Rica on the Pacific Coast close to Jaco beach. They spent the day there, all having recently completed ibogaine treatment and feeling invigorated and accomplished! Here are […]

Welcome to our Blog!

Welcome to our blog! At New Life Ayahuasca, we want to keep guests and those interested in attending retreats at our facility updated and informed on all that is happening. Everyday offers something new and excited that we want to share! We will also use this space to share ayahausca related articles and information. Please […]