The Perfect location to host an Authentic Italian Retreat

Unleash full creative potential at Boutique Retreat Centre – Hotel Leone


Discover the heart of Italy with our all-inclusive retreat packages designed to offer a bespoke experience – blending local culture, artistic inspiration, and unparalleled hospitality.


Bring your Retreat to Life Now!


Have you been looking for the perfect canvas on which to create your retreat masterpiece?


Nestled in the heart of central Italy, we merge eco-lux hospitality with retreat planning expertise to bring your Italian dream to life.


So if you want to:


  • Host an authentic Italian retreat, away from the clichéd, busy tourist spots
  • Experience hassle-free retreat planning, with every logistic expertly handled
  • Blend the perfect combination of local culture and creative inspiration for your guests
  • Execute a retreat that mirrors your unique vision and exceeds expectations
  • Release your worries about the financial and organisational aspects of retreat hosting
  • Offer a boutique, beyond-the-ordinary experience for your retreat guests


Then know you’re in the right place.


Testimonial from Sam N.

“Please thank Tim and your staff for taking such exquisite care of us for 8 days. I’ve never experienced such friendly and professional service in all my life. Hotel Leone and all the humans that make it run so smoothly are the new benchmark for a writer’s retreat.”


A legacy preserved – just for you


Hotel Leone was originally built in the 1500s as a private palazzo, eventually evolving into a hub for travelers in the 1900’s, boasting a charming hotel and restaurant known for its unique blend of historical allure and traditional European elegance.


After undergoing a complete restoration in 2008, Hotel Leone is the perfect setting for anyone wanting to immerse themselves in the Italian art scene:



Where Italian Tradition Meets Modern Comfort:


Discover the epitome of hospitality at Hotel Leone. Each room is a blend of traditional charm and contemporary luxury and offers a serene haven for relaxation and inspiration. Wake up to enchanting countryside views, and enjoy state-of-the-art amenities ensuring your utmost comfort. We’ll ensure your stay is an indulgence in elegance and ease.

Your Creative Sanctuary:


We know that creativity can only thrive in an environment that encourages exploration and expression. Our spaces were built tailored to nurture your guest’s artistic journey. Whether it’s through mindful movement in our yoga space or exploring your artistic depths in our studio, here, your creativity knows no bounds.

Commitment to Sustainability:


Embracing eco-conscious principles, the restoration of Hotel Leone was guided by our commitment to the environment. Leveraging natural resources like solar power and rainwater harvesting, the hotel is not just a place of historical significance but also a model of sustainable hospitality.


Elevate Your Retreat Experience with Hotel Leone’s Done-For-You Services:


  • Complete Retreat Packages: Benefit from all-inclusive services, including tailored itineraries, customized menu planning, airport transfers, and more so you can keep your focus on your guests
  • Hassle-Free Management: Opt for a fully managed Done-For-You retreat service, covering room allocations, bookings, payments, and more
  • We’ll Fill Your Itinerary: No matter if you’re searching for relaxation, adrenaline, or anything in between – we’ll help you coordinate the ideal mix of transformation, culture, and relaxation so you can stay focused on your guests
  • Expert Planning Team: Collaborate with our experienced team for a custom retreat experience that aligns perfectly with your vision, ensuring a profitable retreat for you.
  • Cultural Immersion: Immerse in local culture with personalized excursions, designed for deep connections and memorable moments


Your Retreat, Redefined at Hotel Leone


We’re dedicated to ensuring your retreat evolves into a  journey of discovery and inspiration for your guests.


Download our Retreat Brochure & Floorplans Now!


Meet Your Hosts 


Madeline and Tim (beyond being architectural restorers) are seasoned locals who have immersed themselves in the intricacies of Italian culture.


Their journey has equipped them with the necessary expertise to navigate the unique nuances of Italy’s rich culture and the specific demands of its hospitality industry.




Insider’s Perspective:


Their time living in Italy has been oriented around deeply understanding the local way of life in order to offer guests an authentic Italian experience, from locally sourced cuisine to insider knowledge of hidden gems in the Le Marche region.

Hospitality Masters:


Their expertise goes beyond mere accommodation; they excel in creating boutique experiences that are deeply rooted in Italian tradition yet tailored to international tastes. Their balance of local authenticity and international quality makes every retreat at Hotel Leone a unique encounter with Italy’s soul.

Leverage Madeline’s Corporate Expertise for 

Your Retreat

With an extensive corporate background, Madeline brings unmatched logistical prowess to Hotel Leone, saving both you and your retreat guest unnecessary expenses. Her expertise is your gateway to a seamless, value-driven retreat experience.


Take a look at your new home-away-from-home


Your guests deserve a space that is not only a source of comfort, but inspiration.


Hosting anywhere from 8 – 24 guests, each of our 10 rooms were designed to be more than just a place to rest after a busy day—but a nurturing environment that promises a harmonious blend of luxury and creativity.




Find the perfect room for your guests


Each of our rooms offers:


En-suite bathroom with walk-in rain shower
Tea and coffee-making facilites
Luxury organic Milanese toiletries
Flat-screen TV
Air-conditioning and heating
Pool towels, bathrobe and slippers
Safety deposit box
Heated towel rails



The perfect size for anyone:



Room Type
Classic Twin/Double Rooms
  • Twin or double bed options
  • Cozy comfort with an elegant design
Superior Double Rooms
  • King-size bed
  • Stunning Adriatic sea views
Deluxe Double Rooms
  • King-size bed
  • Private balcony with a view
Luxurious Suites
  • One or two-bedroom suite options
  • Adriatic Sea views for a picturesque experience


And that’s not all…


Your retreat guests will have full access to the property, including:




  • Outdoor Pool: Saltwater, infinity-edge pool complete with sunbeds and refreshments
  • New Outdoor Activity Space: A 120 sq m area perfectly equipped for yoga and creative activities, complete with a picturesque rolling hill view to the Adriatic coast
  • Multipurpose Studio: Filled with art supplies, screens, and multimedia facilities to support any type of creative retreat
  • The Terrace: A panoramic spot for afternoon tea or a pre-dinner drink, a perfect place for your retreat guests to relax
  • The Salone: Comfortable lounge area with a roaring log fire, perfect for relaxation and making new friends




Savour The Artistic Flavours of Italy at Hotel Leone


We know that cuisine is at the heart of every memorable trip to Italy.


So Hotel Leone’s culinary offerings are designed to cater to every palate, ensuring that your guests indulge in the finest flavors Italy has to offer:




  • Flexible Dining Plans: Choose from full and half-board options, easily included at the time of booking, to ensure seamless meal planning for your retreat
  • Energizing Breakfasts: Start your day with breakfast in the courtyard and enjoy freshly baked pastries, local fruits, eggs, salmon and other hot dishes, cheeses, homemade bread, and rich Illy coffee, fuel for a day of creativity and discovery
  • Al Fresco Dining: Travel back in time as you enjoy full-service meals in the courtyard, or relish in the ambiance of the traditional vaulted ceiling restaurant
  • Terrace: Enjoy pre-dinner drinks with a world-class view
  • Afternoon Tea: Unwind with tea and scones on the terrace, an Italian twist on traditional British elegance
  • Endless Refreshments: Between the honesty mini-bars on every floor and by the pool and the stylish Empire bar, a refreshing drink is never far away.
  • Locally Sourced Ingredients: We pride ourselves on creating dishes with locally sourced ingredients, ensuring freshness and supporting our community.


Discover Italy’s Best-Kept Secret for Creative Enthusiasts


Your retreat group deserves only the best, and Le Marche is a treasure waiting to be discovered by those yearning to absorb the Italian art scene, far from the bustling tourist paths of Rome.


With its enchanting landscapes and historical richness, this region is the ideal setting for retreat hosts seeking the ancient wisdom Italy has to offer, including:




  • Breathtaking landscapes that boast a stunning array of natural beauty, from rolling hills and verdant vineyards to the pristine Adriatic coastline – perfect for reflective walks, artistic endeavors, or simply soaking in the serene surroundings
  • Seclusion from the crowded tourist hotspots, providing a tranquil setting where guests can truly disconnect and focus on their creative and spiritual pursuits
  • Rich historical tapestry, home to numerous medieval towns and villages including ancient fortresses, Renaissance art, and Romanesque churches, each telling a story of a bygone era
  • A wealth of museums, galleries, and theatres, where ancient tradition and modernity provide a unique backdrop for cultural exploration and creative workshops
  • Diverse and exquisite cuisine, where you’ll indulge in fresh foods made with locally-grown ingredients, paired with our best house wines – the ultimate paradise for food enthusiasts



By choosing Le Marche as your retreat destination, you’re gifting your guests an experience that enriches and inspires, leaving your guests coming back for more for years to come.



Journey to Le Marche: Your Authentic Italian Retreat Awaits




Are You Ready to Host Your Retreat At Hotel Leone? 


When you choose  Hotel Leone to host your creative retreat, you’re also choosing:


  • Tailored Accommodations: From elegant Classic Rooms to luxurious Suites, our range of accommodations caters to the comfort and preference of each guest
  • Dedicated Support: Benefit from the expertise of your hosts, who offer personalized planning and coordination for a stress-free retreat
  • Culinary Excellence: Indulge in our sumptuous meals, from alfresco dining to gourmet Italian cuisine, all prepared with locally sourced, fresh ingredients
  • Serene Environment: Our location in the heart of Le Marche offers a peaceful haven, perfect for creativity, relaxation, and exploration
  • Unique Amenities: Enjoy exclusive facilities like our outdoor yoga space, multipurpose studio, panoramic terrace, and saltwater infinity-edge pool
  • Eco-Friendly Commitment: Experience sustainability with our green initiatives, ensuring your retreat aligns with environmental consciousness
  • Local Italian Charm: Embrace the authentic Italian experience of Le Marche, far from the distractions of mainstream tourist traps


Book a call with Madeline NOW!


Creative Inspiration Starts Here


 Whether you’re planning a creative workshop or wellness retreat, our hotel offers an inspiring backdrop for every retreat host — especially those with a passion for gastronomic adventures.


Our base packages offer the perfect starting point, with the flexibility to add additional services and experiences tailored to your group’s needs.


CTA: I’m Ready To Bring My Italian Retreat Dream To Life!



If You’re Ready to Craft an Exceptional Retreat Experience – Let’s Talk!


Know that at Hotel Leone your dream can be transformed into a breathtaking reality. Our commitment to excellence, combined with the authentic charm of Le Marche, creates an unmatched retreat experience.


Have something else in mind?


We know that every retreat is unique, and you might have specific questions or ideas you’d like to discuss.


Book a call with us to delve deeper into what Hotel Leone can offer and how we can tailor our services to meet your exact needs like:


  • Personalized planning where we discuss your vision, requirements, and any special requests you have for your retreat
  • Explore your options by learning more about our accommodation packages, dining options, and unique amenities and experiences
  • Receive localized expertise by tapping into Madeline and Tim’s extensive knowledge of the region to help you achieve all of your retreat goals


We can’t wait to meet you!




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