Reading Retreat with Jennifer Hillier and others!

Amorgos, Greece

Jun 6 - 12, 2024
Group size: 1 - 65
Reading Retreat with Jennifer Hillier and others!
Amorgos, Greece

Jun 6 - 12, 2024
Group size: 1 - 65

About this trip


Guest Authors: Jennifer Hillier, Chris Colmenero, Jonas Saul, and Rania Stone!

We’re so excited to present our first annual Reading Retreat on the lovely Greek island of Amorgos, scheduled for six nights.

We have an amazing, fun-packed week booked for everyone joining us. Once here and settled in, you won’t want to leave as we also have guest authors Jonas Saul, Chris Colmenero, and Rania Stone.

Chris Colmenero is one of the Psychological Thriller Readers admins on Facebook!

Check out the itinerary schedule for a full briefing of what's to come!

What’s included

  • Transport to/from hotel
    Buses will be waiting to transport you to and from the hotel upon arrival and departure.
  • Accommodations
    All six nights at Lakki Village Hotel are covered in the Reading Retreat fee.
  • Access to all Sessions
    The retreat fee offers you unfettered access to all the sessions with Jennifer Hillier and guest authors, as well as the book signing event, plus more!
  • Greek buffet breakfast
    Buffet breakfast is served every day from 8:00 - 10:30 with a wide variety of dishes and beverages: Coffee, tea, juices, jam, cheeses, olives, eggs, warm dishes, seasonal fruits, and more ...
  • Lunch buffet
    Buffet Style Lunch.
  • Dinner buffet
    Buffet style dinner - Greek and American dishes.
  • Visit the Monastery
    11th-century monastery Hozoviotissa is a wonder that must be seen.
  • Village Tour: Chora
    The ancient village of Chora is a magnificent sight to see, with its historic windmills still adorning the hillside.
  • Greek dance lesson
    During one evening of your stay, the hotel will have live Greek music, and staff will be on site to teach Greek dancing to whoever wants to learn some new steps.
  • Greek Night
    Greek music, Greek food, and a wonderful Greek good time takes place on Greek Night.
  • Attendance at Q&A
    All retreat attendees are welcome to come chat with the guest authors. Have your questions ready!
  • Retreat materials
    Attendees will be given a gift bag of fun and exciting things related to the retreat.
  • Village hike
    We take you from the village of Tholaria across a mountain path to the neighboring village called Lagada for a picturesque walk.
  • Free use of yoga Shalas
    There are several yoga shalas on site for any of the attendees to use.
  • Flights to/from Greece
    Attendees must find their own way to and from Greece.
  • Ferry tickets
    Blue Star Ferries offers tickets online. Please plan ahead and get your tickets to Amorgos before the retreat begins on June 6th, 2024, and for when the retreat is over.
  • Refreshments, Beverages
    The one thing your fee does not cover are beverages - except those offered during the buffets. Outside of the buffets, all beverages can be charged to your room and settled up upon check-out.
  • Alcohol
    As noted above, all alcohol (even during buffets) can be charged to your room and settled up later.
  • Travel Insurance
    Please investigate what travel insurance works best for you, if needed.
  • Hotel Tax Fee
    There may be a small fee of a few euros when checking out to cover the hotel tax fee the Greek government imposes upon hotels.
  • ETIAS Visa
    "European Travel Information and Authorization System." Everyone must obtain a Visa prior to entering Europe. Apply online. Cost: 7 euros. Approval is usually within minutes and it's good for 3 years.

Available Packages

Double/Triple occupancy
Available until May 7, 2024

Most of the apartment-style rooms can accommodate anywhere from two to four people. There's a bedroom and a second seating/sleeping room with a kitchenette overlooking the sea, the garden, or the swimming pool. Each apartment has its own unique design.

Note: The rate for these rooms is lower based on double occupancy or more.

Deposit: €500
Single Occupancy
Available until May 7, 2024

Consists of one spacious room overlooking the garden or the swimming pool. Each room has its own unique design.

Deposit: €500


Day 1
Arrival Day: relax and settle in and get ready for an amazing week!

Upon your arrival to Amorgos, a hotel van (or bus) will be waiting to transfer you to the Lakki Village Hotel, where you can check in, rest, swim, or read.

Your Organizer

Imagine Greece Retreats
Our experienced Canadian-Greek team offers unique memories that you will carry forever in your heart. We want to see people smiling, having fun, and enjoying life. That's why we do our best to offer you the best. Join us for a fun-filled week of fiction!