Upcoming Events

Heart & Soul Singing Retreat

Heart & Soul Singing Retreat

Friday 20th – Sunday 22nd May 2022
From £250pp Standard room
Full Board
Tutor: Keely Hodgson

Heart & Soul Singing Retreats aim to combine singing in harmony with rest, nurture and inspiration. All are welcome to join the Heart & Soul Singing Retreats. 

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Christian Music Ministry CMM

Christian Music Ministry CMM

Saturday 28th May – Saturday 4th June 2022 (7 nights)
From £87 per person per night, DBB
Leaders: Roger Jones and Team

TORN CURTAIN - musical in a week – led by Roger Jones and Team We will be putting together one of Roger Jones’ latest musicals.

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Angela Locke Writing Retreat

Angela Locke Writing Retreat

Friday 10th – Monday 13th June 2022 (3 nights)
From £297pp in a standard room – dinner bed and breakfast
Tutor: Angela Locke

Suitable for beginners as well as more experienced writers, the Lakeland Writing Retreat seeks to inspire writers in the beautiful Lake District landscape.

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Wordsworth Summer Conference

Wordsworth Summer Conference

Monday 8th – Thursday 18th August 2022 (4 or 9 full days)
Organiser: The Wordsworth Conference Foundation

Hiking, Excursions, Local walks Keynote Lectures and Conference Papers Either 4 or 9 full days in Rydal The 2022 Wordsworth Summer Conference will be the 50th anniversary conference.

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Recorders at Rydal - Foundation & Lower Intermediate Level (Autumn)

Recorders at Rydal - Foundation & Lower Intermediate Level (Autumn)

Friday 16th – Sunday 18th September 2022 (2 nights)
£265pp Standard room
Full Board (2 nights)
Tutor: Mary Tyers

Enjoy beautiful music and develop your skills in the company of players of a similar ability.

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Robert Dutton Mixed Media Art Week

Robert Dutton Mixed Media Art Week

Sunday 18th – Friday 23rd September 2022 (5 nights)
From £130 per person per night, full board
Tutor: Robert Dutton

Another exciting mixed media art week awaits at Rydal Hall this autumn with our popular, inspirational and award-winning art tutor Robert Dutton.

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Mountains and Mystery Walking Retreat

Mountains and Mystery Walking Retreat

Monday 3rd October – Friday 7th October 2022
From £424 Standard room (4 night retreat)
Full Board 
Leaders: Rev. John Dixon & Rev. Robert Williamson


The Walking Retreat will be led by two ‘vivacious vicars’- Rev.John Dixon, who will lead the walks, and myself, Rev. Robert Williamson, leading the reflections.

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Re-Discovering Your Best Self with Mike Mullins

Re-Discovering Your Best Self with Mike Mullins

Saturday 8th October - Sunday 9th October 2022
£299 (inc VAT). Includes the retreat experience, the retreat journal, all meals, refreshments and accommodation (with ensuite facilities) in Rydal Hall on the night of Saturday 8th October.
Leader: Mike Mullins

The ‘Re-Discovering your Best Self’ retreat is for anyone who is searching for a way forward in God in uncertain times.

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Wild Wellbeing Women's Escape

Wild Wellbeing Women's Escape

Wednesday 19th October - Friday 21st October 2022 (Arrive from 5pm Depart 2pm)
Single in a single room - £340 per person / Twin/Double (based on 2 people sharing) - £290 per person. Includes FULL BOARD (Dinner, Bed & Breakfast + Packed Lunch)
Leaders: Ruth Kirk & Claire Wickham

Imagine giving yourself the gift of time to breathe, to immerse yourself in breath-taking landscapes...........

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English Country Dancing (Oct 2022)

English Country Dancing (Oct 2022)

Monday 17th – Friday 21st October 2022
From £98pp per night Standard room
Full Board
Leaders: Hilary Herbert with musicians Rod & Frances Stradling

A mid-week dancing holiday (Monday to Friday) for all those who enjoy, and have some experience of, English Country Dancing. 

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Icon Painting

Icon Painting

Monday 31st October 2022 - Friday 5th November 2022
£155 per person per night
Full Board
Tutor: Rev. Chris Perrins

The course is aimed at beginners, but those with more experience are very welcome. Each person will paint an icon using traditional techniques of egg tempera on a gessoed board, using the proplasmos technique, with gold leaf for the background.

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Recorders at Rydal - Upper Intermediate Advanced Level (Winter)

Recorders at Rydal - Upper Intermediate Advanced Level (Winter)

Friday 11th – Sunday 13th November 2022 (2 nights)
£265pp Standard room
Full Board
Tutor: Mary Tyers

Enjoy beautiful music and develop your skills in the company of players of a similar ability.

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Murder Mystery Weekend

Murder Mystery Weekend

Friday 25th – Sunday 27th November 2022
£240pp Standard room
Full Board
Leader: Marilyn Bryce

The scene is set. You are invited. Have you got what it takes to keep your cool when all around is warming up? If so, join us, but not everything will be as it appears.

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Murder Mystery Weekend

Murder Mystery Weekend

Friday 2nd December – Sunday 4th December 2022
£255pp Standard room
Full Board
Leader: Marilyn Bryce

The scene is set. You are invited. Have you got what it takes to keep your cool when all around is warming up? If so, join us, but not everything will be as it appears.

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