Our Writing Retreats
We understand writers, and the quiet magic that is sometimes needed to allow words to flow. After decades of supporting writers, we know that to write a story buried in your heart, you often need to remove yourself from ordinary life. All types of writers are welcome into these immersions into the world of story and creativity. The current list is below and we add more as the year progresses or as the muse takes us to new and magical places.
GREECE LESBOS 11 - 18 JUNE 2024
A magical island with a group of writers. We go and write in Greece every year and this a home for many writers. Join us again, or come for your first time .
TUSCANY 7 - 14 July 2024
Join us for a magical writing journey and explore Tuscany.
MEXICO 2 - 8 November 2024
This is a deep and quiet time to write with guidance, inspired by the natural beauty and surroundings of Tulum, barefoot simplicity and an azure Caribbean sea.
CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA (BARRYDALE)
30 Sept - 6 Oct 2025
booking site launching in 14 days. Here is the link for general SA event
SPAIN 1- 8 JUNE 2025
WRITE, AND WALK THE CAMINO, Santiago da Compostela, Spain
Join us on a writer's pilgrimage on the Camino. Sign up for 2025 when we open bookings .
RETREAT LESBOS GREECE 16 - 22 June and 23 - 29 June 2025
A magical island with a group of writers. We go and write in Greece every year and this a home for many writers. Join us again, or come for your first time. In 2025 we offer two weeks, you can join for one week, or both.
Join us in Cape Town, or one of the small surrounding towns and unleash your creativity with mentor Sarah Bullen. Slow down and write.
Aaaah Greece. Warm hot winds teasing the ideas out of your head and onto a page. It is summer in Greece again, and we are gathering to write. Traditionally The Writing Room hosts a time dedicated to writing, during early summer each year, in Greece.
Immerse yourself in the enchanting landscapes of Tuscany. Let the rolling hills and vineyards inspire your writing journey with literary agent Sarah Bullen.
Explore the ancient culture of Lamu, where tradition meets inspiration. With mentor Sarah Bullen, craft your story amid the rich history of this island.
Dive into the Mayan Riviera's beauty, connect with fellow writers, and let the Caribbean inspire your writing journey.
Embark on a creative pilgrimage through Northern Spain, walking the Camino while crafting your story with expert guidance.
Immerse in the enchanting culture of Marrakech, while mentorship from literary pros refines your writing skills.