Guitar Retreat

Classical Guitar Retreat

The Hague Guitar Society is organizing a guitar weekend, 5th to 7th of July, for enthusiastic classical guitarists at a beautiful location in a natural environment in Drenthe. Stefan Gerritsen and Martin van Hees will lead this weekend. We withdraw from the hectic pace of the city and focus completely on the classical guitar for a few days.

What you can expect:

  • An active participation in masterclasses, workshops, lectures and ensemble playing.
  • A greater insight into playing the classical guitar and music in general.
  • Concert by Stefan Gerritsen and Martin van Hees.
  • Ability to play and present your work.
  • A weekend full of music, activities and relaxation.

About the stay:

  • Spacious accommodation in the style of a classic Drenthe family farm near Ruinen.
  • Accommodation includes bed linen.
  • Private/shared bedrooms, shared sleeping loft, and the option to camp in the garden of the farm.
  • Fully catered breakfast, lunch, dinner, snacks, and drinks.
  • For relaxation: table tennis, pool table, shuffleboard, badminton, jeux des boules, cups, etc.

Costs (including all of the above):

  • Shared bedroom € 499 per person (max. 3 persons)
  • Shared spacious sleeping loft € 399 per person (max. 5 persons)
  • Full participation without overnight stays € 369,- per person. There is the option to camp in the spacious garden (we do not provide camping equipment) or book a Bed & Breakfast nearby the location.

SIGN UP by sending an email to with the subject ‘Guitar Retreat’. The weekend is organized for enthusiastic classical guitarists of all levels. Some knowledge of the classical guitar is required, but it is certain that every participant will learn a lot and that a lot of inspiration will be gained. Don’t hesitate to ask questions via email.

Hopefully see you soon at our Classical Guitar retreat!