Retreats

Ocean front writer’s retreat only $1297.00 ca

Four day writer’s retreat Oct 6 to Oct 9  SOLD OUT

Four day writer’s retreat Oct 20 to Oct 23
1 Queen $1297  Available
1 Sofa Bed in family room for $1097  Available

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Sit on this gorgeous balcony while you write and watch the boats go by.

Amazing private ocean front home with beach access near Victoria British Columbia. Enjoy the quiet scenery and explore the beaches below. It is a West Coast paradise. We welcome all people from all parts of the world.

The space

The house is three levels. You enter on the main level where there is a family room, living room, dining room, fully equipped kitchen, powder room, and breakfast nook.

The upper floor has 3 bedrooms and is accessed via the staircase. The master bedroom has a queen bed and a full ensuite featuring a claw foot tub and walk in shower. The second bedroom has amazing views and a queen bed. The third bedroom has a queen bed and desk to use as a work station with views. There is a three piece bathroom that has a walk in shower.

The lower level has a secondary family room that accesses the laundry room and another powder room. Door to the back yard is here as well.

Guest access

Enjoy the beautiful gardens, decks, patio, spaces, and the access to the beach. It is a completely private home for you to enjoy.

Acommodation

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One of the lovely bedrooms with a private desk.

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Another fabulous room with a view.

Retreat Space

Writing space is also available in the two living room areas, kitchen and secluded areas in the garden and balconies.

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Writer’s paradise with an ocean view.

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A great writing space with a view.

Agenda

Day One – Friday  – 3pm – 7pm – Group workshop and writing exercises. By the end of Day one you will have the following outcomes:

Clarity about your book project, clarity on the purpose and reader for your book.  Evening Free to use the kitchen or dine out in Sidney or Brentwood Bay and walk the beach.

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Go for a walk on the beach right outside the front door.

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Day Two – Saturday  – 9am – 5pm – Group workshop and writing exercises. By the end of Day two you will have the synopsis/elevator speech written, author bio and working title and sub-titles.   Evening Free to use the kitchen or dine out in Sidney.  You may choose to visit Butchart Gardens and/or take a boat tour in Todd inlet www.butchartgardens.com/activities/entertainment (additional cost).

Butchart Gardens, a short drive away.

Day Three – Sunday – 9am – 5pm – a complete writing plan for your book – chapter by chapter, divided into individual writing exercises and a good start on your chapters!

Day Four – Monday – 9am-11am – Final group meeting before check-out.  Noon – 2pm Lunch at the SeaHorse Cafe* 3pm-5pm Kayak or Paddle Board in Brentwood Bay (*additional cost from as little as $35 for 2 hours)

Why not rent a Paddle board or kayak?

More information HERE!