Summer 2019 Retreats

Summer 2019 Writing Retreats

In May/June 2019, join us in rural Italy for one of two glorious writing retreats (or come along for both)! Read on to find out more about where we’ll be staying and what we’ll be doing (more…)

Tutors, Host & Venue

Meet the team and find out more about the stunning location that will be your home (more…)

Programmes – Week One & Two

Which week is ideal for you and your writing practice? Find out more about the programmes here (more…)

Getting There

If you’re coming from The Reader’s hometown, perhaps the simplest way to get to the retreat is to fly to Bologna from Berlin, but there are many options. Why not explore beautiful Italy before or after the retreat? Read on for our suggestions (more…)

Costs & Booking

Our prices include bed, full-board, wine, workshops and one-to-ones. They can’t be beat!

Week 1: €695, or book before March 1st for an early bird price of €635.

Week 2: €565, or book before Mar 1st for an early bird price of €535. (more…)

Important Information

You can find out more about our host and the beautiful La Macchina Fissa via the website or Facebook page. Also, you should know that (more…)