News & Retreat Dates

Planning your visit – Size doesn’t Matter

We are pleased to welcome individual quilters, small and larger groups. The Quilt Retreat provides an excellent opportunity to meet other quilters in a relaxed and frriendly atmosphere.  

Planning your visit – The Quilt Retreat Dates

Do you find it a challenge to get your group members to decide on dates for your Retreats?
Please contact us first to provide you with a list of options. We do not list dates on the website, they are constantly changing, with many groups booking many months in advance.

Are your preferred dates fully booked?
Please ask we may be able to help. Occasionally there are cancellations. We may also be able to add an extra retreat. Email or call 01424 893909 or 07770 347823

Do you want to add a course to these dates?
Tell us what courses you want to do, then we will help make it happen. Or book your own tutor to teach while you are on Retreat.


All dates booked, please contact us in case of cancellations.




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Please contact Michael on or call 01424 893909 or 07770 347823. 
Due to repeat bookings from happy Quilters, There is limited availability,however we will try to find a solution.

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For advance bookings Please contact Michael on or call 01424 893909 or 07770 347823
2020 dates are not yet prepared, we are aiming at December 2018, to schedule what retreats will run in 2020.



Affordable Luxury

We offer 4 or 5 night Retreats to revitalise, have fun & do your own thing. We schedule our Retreats as 4 nights, if you require more or less nights, please send us an enquiry.

For 2019 there are all inclusive packages priced at £514 (4 nights) and £640 (5 nights) per person. For extra nights, please enquire.

Package includes all meals, accommodation, use of top class workshop and the clinic service if you want it.

We offer a luxurious barn conversion, in a beautiful rural setting, close-the sea. There are high quality beds, sleeping up-10 people in 7 bedrooms with en-suites. In addition to the 7 bedrooms in The Quilt Retreat Barn, we also have further options in the Bunts Barn Building (Subject to availability). These additional rooms are suitable for persons comfortable with handling stairs.

News & Announcements


Several groups have made enquiries about combining their retreat time working on UFO’s & new projects with a day or so devoted to a course.
★ Food for thought – Consider finding your own preferred tutor and engaging them directly to attend The Quilt Retreat to deliver the training.


We have prepared a guide of where to walk in the vicinity of The Quilt Retreat which is now available for use during your stay.

2018 Latest News

Pansy Parade Quilt made at The Quilt Retreat Raises a Magnificent £5,006 for Target Ovarian Cancer.

The Quilt Retreat helped Sew n Sews Quilting Group of Eynsford, with their fundraising campaign for Target Ovarian Cancer.  Julie provided a design from one of her creations called Pansy Parade, which was then made by the group at The Quilt Retreat, Julie used her longarm machine to finish. The Quilt Retreat also sold some raffle tickets and made donations.
After 6 months of hard work, the group achieved a magnificent £5,006 for Target Ovarian Cancer.
Well done to Sew n Sews Quilting Groups

Book with confidence – we are constantly rated as a 5 star experience.

Feedback from very happy Quilters


“By far the best.. A real tonic.. Luxurious..”

“Outstanding Quilting Workshop.. Perfect sewing environment”

“Exceptional Food..”

“Look forward to returning.. Absolutely no hesitation in recommending the Quilt Retreat..”

Enjoy tranquil residential retreats in rural Sussex. A wonderful way to get away to relax & revitalise, whilst stimulating your creativity with the company of congenial friends.
Booking? Email or call 01424 893909 or 07770 347823