Luxury Creative Retreats in Italy

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Providing a peaceful sanctuary and hideaway for creatives and people seeking a spiritual break, Hotel Leone is located in a unique setting in the historic centre of  Montelparo in Central Italyproviding the perfect location for creative retreats in Italy.


Perched above rolling countryside in the Province of Fermo in the Italian region of Marche, located about 75 kilometres south of Ancona, about 30 kilometres north of Ascoli Piceno and 35 kilometres of Fermo, and nestled on the edge of the picture-postcard medieval town.

Our beautiful location lets you experience an authentic stay within a small, Italian village, while enjoying our creative writing retreats and art holidays.


Here at Hotel Leone, we easily combine the perfect balance of creativity, relaxation, sightseeing, a little bit of culture and luxury accommodation tailored to each individual group.

Le Marche, in Central Italy, whose landscapes have inspired artists for centuries, provides the most breathtaking backdrops for any painting holiday, photography course or quilting and knitting break.


Have you ever thought about taking a painting or knitting holiday in Montelparo or joining a writing or wellness retreat in Italy?   


Now’s your chance.  Stress free, relaxing, fresh air and stunning views across the picturesque Italian Marche countryside – what more could you want from a luxurious creative or spiritual break?

Small Group Retreats


All our retreats are for small groups only.  There could be up to 20 people in your group, but more typically the numbers are between 12 to 15.  We have a total of 12 luxury, en-suite bedrooms to accommodate guests, so you can share with a friend or bring a partner.

Luxury Retreats, Creative Retreats and Activity Based Holidays


Below is our great selection of luxury retreats, creative retreats and activity based holidays and vacations over the coming months set in the inspiring Le Marche countryside in Central Italy. 

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Retreats Programme

We offer a unique setting for small group inspirational retreats easily combining the perfect balance of creativity, relaxation, sightseeing, a little bit of culture and with luxury accommodation curated for each individual group.

Luxury Art Retreats in Italy

Join one of our special week-long LUXURY PAINTING WORKSHOPS and ART RETREATS in the heart of Italy – find out more

Writing Retreats in Italy

Find our more about our creative WRITING RETREATS in the heart of Italy….

The Perfect location to host an Authentic Italian Retreat

Host a retreat or small group event at our luxury boutique hotel and retreat centre in Italy. Each retreat is curated to exactly suit your group

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