Our facilities

We offer quiet, comfortable rooms in a large, traditional 1600s thatched house, with a roaring woodburner and a beautiful courtyard and walled garden. You can be as solitary or as sociable as you choose. And as a working writer, I am happy to offer constructive criticism on your work. The village pub is just 50 yards from the front door and there are many delightful walks all around. You can take our resident labrador, Daisy out too.

But not everyone who visits Retreats for You is here to write. Some paint, read, tackle a work project, or simply relax and recuperate.

Our facilities

– Themed Events –

We hold regular events including themed writing, yoga and photography to name a few, plus we also have regular non-writers weeks all throughout the year. Click on an event to view more information and place a booking.

Yoga weeks

1 June 2020

A Just Write week but with a super stretch yoga (ie easy) class each afternoon. Just £107pppn. There will be two this year: June 1st – 5th July 13th – 17th As with the Just Write weeks, come and write, tuck yourself away, and NO CHORES or helping out whatsoever. Plus, here you’ll keep your […]

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Alison May, Developing your Novel – Tutored Retreat

15 June 2020

This Monday to Friday retreat will include lots of writing time, one-to-one support available throughout the week, and group tutorials. The retreat is aimed at anyone with a novel in progress, or an idea they’re desperate to get started on – whether that’s your first or your twenty-first novel. All your meals are provided – […]

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Poetry Workshop

3 August 2020

We are delighted to be offering our first retreat for poets this year, with guided workshops, time for quiet writing and bespoke feedback. Having tried to book her previously, we are now absolutely over the moon to have secured your accomplished tutor – it will be led by published poet and author, Claire Dyer. Therefore, […]

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Looking for a self catering break in the UK this summer? Whilst our retreats are still booked to continue from August onwards (subject to confirmation), we are interested to hear from anybody who would like to hire our place as a self catering holiday venue if your travel plans have been curtailed. Special rates for previous visitors. Email us on the usual email address or just go to our website for contacts.

Info at retreatsforyou .co .uk

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Deepest North Devon
Beautiful countryside
Lovely walled garden
Fully equipped
5-7 bedrooms, one is single, two en suite.
Easy parking
Great broadband
Massive TV and mini home gym
Dogs possible (w guidelines)
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