Residencies and Retreats

Writers Retreats

County Council and Institutional Residencies and Retreats for Writers in Ireland:


Writers’ Retreats in Ireland

Anam Cara Writer’s and Artist’s Retreat– Co Cork

Cill Rialaig Arts Centre – Co Kerry

The Moth Retreat for Writers and Artists – Co Cavan

The Tyrone Guthrie Centre at Annaghmakerrig – Co Monaghan

Old Rectory Retreat – Co Westmeath

The Schoolhouse Artists Retreat and Studio – Kiltimagh, Co Mayo

Kilcoe Writers’ Retreat – Co Cork

Heron’s Reach – Dingle, Co Kerry

Schull – Co Cork

Ireland Writing Retreats – Co Donegal


Writers Retreats Abroad

Centre Cultural Irlandais, Paris, France

Horta Writing Centre, Catalonia, Spain

La Muse Inn, France

Villa D’Arte, Ventimiglia, Italy

The Writers Retreat, Andalucia, Spain

Casa Ana – Andalucia, Spain

La Muse Inn – France

Camalot Castle Hotel – Cornwall, UK

H.A.L.D. [Housing Authors & Literature] Denmark

The Edward F. Albee Foundation – Montauk, New York, USA

MacDowell Colony – New Hampshire, USA

Vermont Studio Center – Vermont, USA

Virginia Centre for the Creative Arts – Virginia, USA

further US and international retreats on: