Benelux Fall Retreat

Oct 20, 2023 - Oct 22, 2023

Radisson Blue Balmoral, Avenue Leopold 11 40, 4900 Spa, Belgium

Escape to the serene and picturesque town of Spa for an unforgettable experience at the Benelux Writing and Illustrators Retreat from October 20th to 22nd, 2023. Take this opportunity to dedicate quality time to your writing, plotting, revising, or sketching. You'll be among kindred spirits, sharing tips and stories with fellow authors and illustrators who understand your passion and dedication. And after your creative endeavors, treat yourself to a well-deserved reward at the hotel's relaxing spa. Join us at the Benelux Writing and Illustrators Retreat, and let your creativity flow freely. We hope to see you there!


Radisson Blu Balmoral Hotel

The lovely Radisson Blu Balmoral hotel, a perfect place to focus and create.

The retreat will take place at the Radisson BLU Balmoral Hotel, approx. 1h40 from Brussels, 2 hours from Luxembourg, and 3 hours from Amsterdam. 

The negotiated rate below will include:

2 nights (Friday and Saturday)

2 breakfasts

1 dinner (3 courses menu)

Access to their Balmoral Wellness Center

A glass of sparkling wine on arrival

You can choose to stay in a single or double room.


Double room: €190 (p/p) (if you decide to room with a writer friend)

Single room: €270

For reservations, a retreat schedule, payment info, and cancellation policy, please contact SCBWI Belgium Event Coordinator Dean Wallis at dean_wallis@yahoo.com. Registration for this event is not via this form. To register, you must email Dean Wallis at the email above. Payment will be directly to the hotel on day of arrival. 

We look forward to seeing you there!


SCBWI Benelux