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Unlock Restful Nights In Paradise With Sleep Works

November 4 - 9, 2024
Imiloa Institute, Costa Rica

Tropical Beach

You deserve this moment of peace and relaxation.

Experience the power of a restful night's sleep and embrace the tranquility you deserve.

Join us for a transformative sleep retreat tailored just for you, because it's time to make yourself and your health a top priority.

The Ultimate Sleep Sanctuary

Discover rejuvenating sleep at the Sleep Retreat with Sleep Works in Costa Rica, November 4-9, 2024.


Immerse yourself in a tailored program of therapeutic activities, yoga, and nature walks in a tropical paradise, designed to enhance your sleep and well-being.


Join us for a transformative experience where sleep science and natural beauty converge. Prioritize your health and wellbeing - you undoubtably deserve it!

Luxury Meets Wellness

Step away from the stresses of daily life and embark on a journey to tranquility with Sleep Works at the luxurious Imiloa Institute in Costa Rica.


Our exclusive five-night Sleep Retreat is meticulously crafted for those struggling with sleep disturbances, including menopause, clinical sleep disorders, and neurodivergent conditions such as ADHD.

Personalized Sleep Therapy

Each guest receives a personalized sleep program tailored to their specific needs.


Our evidence-based approach includes cognitive behavioral therapy techniques to manage insomnia, reduce bedtime stress, and soothe the nervous system.


Enriching Workshops & Activities

Dive deep into the science of sleep through interactive workshops that reveal the secrets to effective sleep habits and hygiene.


Our program features calming yoga sessions, guided nature walks, and evening relaxation rituals—all designed to support and improve your sleep health.

Treat Yourself To Benefits That Extend Beyond The Retreat



Gain practical sleep habits and techniques that you can continue to use at home to maintain restful nights.



Learn how quality sleep can enhance your mental clarity, emotional stability, weight management, immune health, and more.



Build a lasting positive relationship with your sleep - facilitated by our sleep experts who are committed to supporting your sleep journey during and after the retreat.


You will receive:

- a personalized sleep program based on your unique needs


- a sleep tool kit that can be used post-retreat


- one-on-one daily support daily from a sleep expert throughout the retreat

In our interactive workshops we'll cover:


- the science behind why we sleep


- evidence-based strategies to support healthy sleep habits


- tactics to improve your sleep hygiene

In workshops and one-on-one coaching you'll learn:


- cognitive behavioural therapy techniques to manage insomnia


- strategies to reduce stress around bedtime


- proven techniques to calm your nervous system

Proper sleep will improve:


- mental health


- emotional regulation


- weight management


- immunity


- overall well-being to live a healthy, energized life.


What You Will Gain

1. Practical sleep habits and techniques that can be easily adopted at home.

2. An improved relationship with sleep that will make all other health initiatives more effective.

3. An appreciation and understanding of why sleep is the foundation of our health and overall wellness.

4. Create a lasting relationship with our sleep experts who are dedicated to supporting your sleep goals during and after the retreat.

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The Sleep Retreat

Rest, reset & rejuvenate your mind & body with an immersive 5-night sleep retreat in Costa Rica

Escape the hustle and bustle of everyday life and embark on a transformative journey at the exclusive Sleep Retreat, designed for everyone seeking restful sleep, including those dealing with clinical sleep disorders.

Nestled in the breathtaking landscapes of Costa Rica, from November 4th to 9th, 2024, join Sleep Works at the Imiloa Institute for a unique experience designed to help you achieve deep relaxation, restful sleep and holistic well-being.


Our program is planned using evidence-based strategies and clinically proven workshops that will improve your sleep while you bask in the serenity of a tropical paradise.

Your individually tailored program combines therapeutic interventions, calming yoga sessions, and guided nature walks that target and support improved sleep health. As the sun sets over the Pacific, evenings offer relaxation rituals, ensuring a restful escape.


The Sleep Retreat in Costa Rica is not just a getaway—it's an opportunity to embrace restorative sleep, connect with a supportive community, and embark on a path to lasting well-being.

Join Sleep Works on this exclusive journey, where sleep science meets the natural beauty of Costa Rica to create an environment dedicated to the unique needs of those seeking solace from sleepless nights or tired days.

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The Sleep Retreat is hosted by Leah Corkum (Sleep Therapist), Marlee Boyle (Sleep Therapist), and Alexia Tedesco (Sleep Works Managing Partner).



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Perched on the edge of the cliff, at the furthest end of the property, sits a 170 year old home from the Java Islands named Jogolo. Complete with a writer’s desk, outdoor Balinese shower, and unique hand-carved architecture, Jogolo is teeming with history, soul and comfort.

Single Occupancy: $6000.00 USD per person

Double Occupancy: $4500.00 USD per person

  • 1 King bed

  • 480 square feet

  • 1 – 2 Guest Capacity

  • Ocean & Rainforest Views

  • Wrap Around Sun Deck

  • Private cold plunge pool

  • No AC | Fans + Open-air construction that allow for natural ventilation


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This two-floor imported home from Bali will have you wishing you’d never leave. Complete with a King Bed and a twin in the corner of the 180 year old home, Potoo combines open-air jungle luxury with unparalleled views of the Pacific ocean. On the lower level you will find a plunge pool and private area perfect for spa treatments.

Single Occupancy: $6000.00 USD per person

Double Occupancy: $4500.00 USD per person

  • 1 King bed and 1 Twin bed

  • 300 square feet

  • 1 – 3 Guest Capacity

  • Ocean & Rainforest Views

  • Wrap Around Sun Deck

  • Private cold plunge pool

  • No AC | Fans + Open-air construction that allow for natural ventilation



Our 3 Bali Suites are elegantly situated at the top of the mountain in the 200 year old Bali Village. The suites are located just a few steps away from the shared infinity pool, with gorgeous views overlooking the rainforest and the pacific ocean.

Single Occupancy: $4500.00 USD per person

Double Occupancy: $3800.00 USD per person

  • Bali Suites 1 and 2: 1 King bed or 2 twin beds

  • Bali Suite 3: 1 King bed only

  • 100 square feet

  • 1 – 2 Guest Capacity

  • Ocean or garden views

  • Shared infinity plunge pool

  • AC



Sky Forest House is on 8 contiguous acres to Imiloa, making the campus feel like a 30-acre wonderland. The home is 3500 sq/ft with three expansive bedrooms, two downstairs and one up, with mountain, jungle, and ocean views respectively. The mountain and jungle bedrooms can be configured to have 1 king bed or 2 twin beds. The ocean room is 1 king bed only. This is a perfect space to share with friends if you're traveling with a group.


Single Occupancy: $4700 USD per person

Double Occupancy: $4000 USD per person

  • 3 bedrooms (ocean: 1 king bed / jungle & mountain: 1 king bed or two twin beds)

  • 3,500 sq/ft of space + 500 sq/ft outdoor space

  • 3 – 6 guest capacity in house / 1-2 guests capacity per room

  • Private campus within the campus

  • Infinity pool with magnificent views to the Pacific

  • Air conditioned



Inspired by sacred geometry, our 6 Geodesic River Domes sit in the rainforest along the edge of our private river. Enjoy the soothing sounds of the flowing water paired with the vibrant, calming sounds of the jungle.


Single Occupancy: $3800 USD per person

Double Occupancy: $3300 USD per person. 

  • 2 king beds per dome

  • 480 Sq. ft. living space

  • 1 - 2 guest capacity

  • Private jungle deck

  • Open-air shower with rainforest views

  • Air conditioned



Three Jungle Bungalows are in close proximity to the common area, and right on the pathway to the own private waterfall. Bali inspired, the interiors feature natural finishings and beautiful details. Spacious bathrooms with a shower and soaking tub looking out to the rainforest.

Single Occupancy: $3800 USD per person

Double Occupancy: $3300 USD per person. 

  • 1 king bed or 2 twins

  • 430 Sq. ft. living space

  • 1 – 2 guest capacity

  • Private jungle deck

  • Soaking tub

  • Air conditioned


The Sleep Retreat is set in the heart of the rainforest at the luxurious, 5-star Imiloa Institute.

This private retreat center is nestled within over 30 acres of jungle oasis, located in Dominical, Costa Rica.

Ready To Claim Your Spot?
Reserve Today With Only A $500 Deposit.


What's Included And What's Not

Plus Other Important Info

Delicious Meals

Imiloa takes pride in being a conscious comfort food campus. That means we will serve healthy, locally-sourced, gourmet vegan meals that are as artistically plated, scientifically nourishing and delightfully crafted for all of our retreat guests.


All meals are included in the retreat ticket price. This includes three-course plated dinners, multi-course lunch and breakfasts, plus snacks, juices, coffee and tea. We have carefully planned the menu to ensure it supports healthy sleep so you make the most of this experience feeling energized and revitalized throughout your stay.

Luxury Transportation

Included in your Sleep Retreat ticket is a privately chartered plane from SJO to Imiloa, as well as luxury ground transportation to and from the airstrip.


During your stay with us, you will enjoy unlimited luxury ground transportation to and from the beach, airport, and throughout your retreat, making your experience seamless and stress-free.


Please note that airfare and transportation to SJO is not included in the ticket price.

Spa & Wellness Bar

Treat yourself to the ultimate relaxation and wellness experience amidst our lush jungle surroundings. Imiloa's signature 60-minute massage treatments, offered by skilled local specialists will leave you feeling relaxed and rejuvenated, surrounded by the soothing sounds of the rainforest. Available for an additional fee. Get one free treatment with an Early Bird spot - contact us for availability. 

Imiloa has developed a healthy and tasty menu for our Wellness Bar which includes an amazing assortment of signature beverages ranging from superfood smoothies, detoxifying elixirs, freshly pressed juices, custom crafted mocktails & delicious specialty coffees. Wellness bar access is available for an additional fee.

Travel Insurance

Imiloa has taken the extra step to ensure your peace of mind by partnering with a trusted and comprehensive travel insurance provider. They offer “cancel for any reason” plans that provide maximum coverage.


With this option available for an additional fee through, you can travel with confidence, knowing that your retreat experience is safeguarded against unforeseen circumstances.


Discover true worry-free travel where every detail is used to enhance your journey of wellness and adventure.

AT, Cognitive Behavioural Therapy for Insomnia

As a person who has struggled with insomnia for thirty plus years, I am grateful for the insomnia program and the compassion and understanding of Leah Corkum.
With this program I learned skills to help me overcome difficult nights, and I now average 7 hours of sleep per night.  As I worked through the program, and continue to practice what I have been taught, I have replaced negative sleep thoughts with positive sleep thoughts.  The program has been a rewarding experience for myself and I highly recommend it.

ST, Sleep Coaching for ADHD

Speaking with Marlee was an incredibly affirming experience. I've never felt so validated about all the troubles I've had with sleep and it was helpful understanding the "why" behind the struggles. 
The strategies we discussed to compensate for these issues have noticeably helped…It's very encouraging to finally hear strategies that take into account the struggles I've been experiencing my whole life.

MM, Adult Sleep Coaching

I have struggled with restless nights and low-quality sleep for over 40 years. I had bought all the gadgets off Amazon, and tried all the advice I could find on the internet.
It wasn't until I met with Marlee and Leah from Sleep Works that I found out what works for me. With their support I'm now getting restful sleep pretty much every night. 
I have so much more zest for life and energy, I feel like a completely new person thanks to Sleep Works!

Invest In Your Health And Wellbeing

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Frequently Asked Questions

How do I reserve my spot at The Sleep Retreat?

To reserve your spot, you need to make a non-refundable deposit. The amount will be specified in the booking confirmation email you receive after you inquire about making a booking, and depends upon the accommodation type you’ve selected. You can complete your payment via Interac E-transfer if you are in Canada or through Stripe for international payments. Full payment is required 35 days before the retreat begins.

What if I need to cancel my reservation?

If you need to cancel your reservation, please notify us in writing as soon as possible. The cancellation will take effect the day your written notification is received by us. You can send your cancellation email to

Can I get a refund if I cancel my booking?

Please note that all deposits and payments are non-refundable. We recommend purchasing travel insurance that includes a "cancel for any reason" clause to protect your investment against unforeseen circumstances.

What happens if the retreat is cancelled by the organizers?

In the rare event that we must cancel the retreat due to unforeseen circumstances, we will provide a full refund of any payments you have made. We strive to avoid cancellations and will do our utmost to ensure the retreat proceeds as planned.

Is there an option to transfer my booking to someone else if I can’t attend?

Yes, if you find someone who can take your place at the retreat, you may be able to transfer your booking to them. This transfer is at the discretion of Sleep Works Consulting and will depend on the circumstances. Please contact us to discuss this option.

When is the full payment due if I've only paid the deposit?

The full payment for the retreat is due 35 days before it starts, which is September 30, 2024. You'll receive reminders about payment deadlines after your initial booking.

Can I make payments in installments?

The full payment for the retreat is due 35 days before it starts, which is September 30, 2024. You'll receive reminders about payment deadlines after your initial booking.

How do I arrange my travel to the retreat?

Your journey to The Sleep Retreat begins with a flight to San Jose International Airport (SJO). You will need to reserve your own flights to and from Costa Rica. Once you arrive, the private charter flight that will whisk us away to the Imiloa Institute is included in your retreat package. We will gather at the SJO domestic terminal by 8:45 AM on November 4, 2024. 

What if I prefer not to take the charter plane?

For those preferring ground transportation, we can arrange a private shuttle at an additional cost. Please contact us at to discuss your preferences. 

What if I miss the arranged transportation to Imiloa?

If delays occur, please contact the Sleep Retreat Team immediately. We’ll coordinate with you to find the best possible solution, whether waiting for you or arranging alternative transport.

What travel insurance do I need?

To participate in the Sleep Retreat we require participants to have cancel-for-any-reason insurance, as well as comprehensive medical insurance. If you’d like details about Imiloa’s recommended insurance provider then please send us an email at

Do I need a passport to come on the Sleep Retreat?

Yes, you will require a valid passport to enter Costa Rica. Please make sure your passport is valid for at least 6 months after the date you plan to depart from Costa Rica.

What’s included in the package and what additional expenses will I need to cover?

Your retreat package is all-inclusive and covers your pre and post one-on-one sessions with a sleep therapist, accommodation, domestic transportation, food, activities, workshops, and sessions. You will need to purchase your flight to and from the SJO airport, as well as travel insurance (cancel-for-any-reason policy is required).


You will have the option to purchase a massage or spa treatment; as well as adding on access to Imiloa’s Wellness Bar for specialty mocktails, smoothies, coffee drinks, and healing elixirs. Also please factor in a gratuity for the Imiloa team- they will treat us like family!

What should I pack for the retreat?

The tropical climate and natural setting of Imiloa Institute suggest packing lightly and smartly. Essentials include comfortable walking shoes, a hat, sunglasses, sunscreen, a reusable water bottle, and attire suitable for yoga and hiking. Don’t forget your swimwear and a rain jacket! Imiloa provides large, sturdy umbrellas in every building.

What about Wi-Fi connectivity and keeping my personal items safe?

High-speed Wi-Fi is available across most of the campus, ensuring you stay connected when needed. Safety boxes are provided in all accommodations to secure your personal belongings. We’ll be in the jungle, so we recommend keeping the valuables at home.

I have dietary restrictions. How will these be managed?

Imiloa is a plant-based campus, dedicated to providing high-quality, gourmet meals. If you have specific dietary needs or allergies, please inform us at least 30 days before your arrival. Upon arrival, you’ll receive a special wristband to highlight your dietary restrictions, ensuring that Imiloa’s team can serve you appropriately at every meal.

Is the venue accessible?

We’re happy to talk with you to learn more about your specific needs. Please keep in mind that to travel around the campus you will need to navigate well-maintained gravel paths and trails. You will also need to be able to climb some stairs, so unfortunately we cannot recommend the Sleep Retreat for people with mobility challenges.


If you have specific questions or want more details, we’re happy to help. You can send us an email at, or schedule a free 15 minute call for us to learn more about your specific needs.

What happens if I have a health issue or an emergency during my stay?

The closest hospital is 30 minutes away, and local clinics and concierge doctors are within a 15-20 minute reach. If you have any concerns, please discuss your participation in any physical activities like yoga or hiking with your physician before attending the retreat. Always notify our team of any discomfort or specific health concerns during your stay.

What type of accommodations can I expect?

Imiloa offers unique and well-appointed accommodations, from elegant geodesic domes to luxurious bungalows, all equipped with essential amenities like organic toiletries, a hairdryer, and more. Daily cleaning is included in the package rate. Every space is crafted to enhance your connection with nature while providing comfort and privacy.

What’s the weather like? Will there be bugs?

Generally in November you can expect sunny mornings with a shower in the late afternoon. We’ll be in the jungle, but the mosquitos are nothing compared to Canada in May! Imiloa provides natural insect repellent, sunscreen, and umbrellas.

If you have further questions, feel free to reach out to us at or schedule a free 15 minute call for us to learn more about your specific needs.

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Discover Restful Nights In Paradise
Reserve Today With Only A $500 Deposit.


We know that making this investment in your sleep is a big deal. If you have questions or want to make sure that The Sleep Retreat is right for you, book a free 15-minute virtual call with us to chat, or send an email to

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