Are you ready to propel your creative business ideas forward? Do you want to surround yourself with 13 other like minded creatives in an inspiring location (Morocco)? Want to learn from global influencers and content creators in the top of their fields? Need space for your ideas to develop and grow on the perfect work & play holiday?

Are you ready to propel your creative business ideas forward? Do you want to surround yourself with 13 other like minded creatives in an inspiring location (Morocco)? Want to learn from global influencers and content creators in the top of their fields? Need space for your ideas to develop and grow on the perfect work & play holiday?

#DIPINTO17 Morocco


Essaouira, Morocco | 6-9 April, 2017 | Additional *2 bonus days* upgrade (depart 11th April)

#DIPINTO17 is the perfect addition to your year! If you’re a creative entrepreneur looking to take control of your goals and maximise your creative potential in 2017, surrounded by other entrepreneurs in a luxe location for four days, then read on below!

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Day 1: Arrive in Marrakech, and take your group (private) transfer to the villa. Here, you will be treated to a classic Moroccan welcome. Expect a property tour, group activity, and a 3 course dinner at the villa.

Day 2: Kick off your day with Moroccan breakfast (cooked by the resident chef). Breakfast will be followed by workshops and free time to work on your creative projects, or additional (optional) sessions of choice. Enjoy an incredible traditional tajine experience on MarocMama’s Essaouira food tour that night!

Day 3: Breakfast will be followed by the closing workshop. The remainder of the day is free for you to head into the city centre, participate in any excursions of your choice, and enjoy dinner at any of Essaouira’s fantastic restaurants. Join us back at the villa by the fire for music, dancing, and a casual social that night.

Day 4: After breakfast, depart from villa to Marrakech at 11am. For those registered for the additional two-day upgrade, we will make our way to the coast for a two-night stay at (the 5 star) Sofitel Essaouira Mogador Golf & Spa (property is stunning)! Here, you will check into your rooms, have a property tour, and take advantage of the beautiful facilities (award winning spa/hammam, infinity pool, private beach, etc). Enjoy dinner on your own.

Day 5: After breakfast, we will meet poolside in our workshop room for our first training session in brand research, pitching, and campaign creation. We will discuss campaign deliverables over lunch, and use the remainder of the day to work/play. Group will meet for dinner at the hotel.

Day 6: After breakfast, we will have our final team meeting, and check out of Sofitel. We will head back to Marrakech airport early that afternoon.



What's Included Details- Click Here

Included in the 4 day stay

  • 9hrs of immersive training sessions & workshops  
  • Optional training sessions offered during free time 
  • 3 nights & 4 days accommodation in a luxury villa (private or shared room)
  • Full return private transport by minibus from Marrakech airport to the villa, and back to the airport or Marrakech medina
  • Luxurious, comfortable, versatile working/creative space
  • 3 breakfasts, 1 lunch, & 2 dinners included. Additional meals not covered in registration
  • Alcohol during select villa meals
  • Private chef & groundstaff
  • Private bathroom
  • Outdoor pool
  • Stationery provided
  • Professional photos of the group’s experience provided 2-3 weeks post retreat
  • 15min pre-retreat phone call (with Omo or Eulanda) to discuss any needs, and answer any questions

Airfare, visas and travel insurance is not included


Activities & Excursions - CLICK HERE

Included in the Additional 2 Day Upgrade

  • Luxury accommodation at Sofitel Essaouira Mogador Golf & Spa.
  • Participate in producing content for a live campaign with a high-profile travel brand (review specifics in training & workshops section).
  • Choose from a variety of leisure or adventure activities to participate in during free time, including an award-winning hammam or spa treatment (cost not included)
  • Two breakfasts & one dinner are included (additional meals, drinks and snacks are not covered). 
  • Professional photos of the group’s experience provided 2-3 weeks post retreat
  • Return transfer to Marrakech airport via private vehicle on the 11th.
  • 1.5 hour of personal business coaching with Omo or Eulanda.



DIPINTO17 Retreat for creative entrepreneurs

Accommodation details - CLICK HERE!

Accommodation in a Stunning Moroccan Villa (4 days) & Sofitel Essaouira (2 days)

Each room is intricately decorated in a mix of traditional & modern Moroccan decor. Each room comes with its own private terrace and bathroom, and a stunning view of the countryside or pool.

Don’t leave this stunning villa without taking a walk around the property. The villa is located 25 minutes from the medina, beach & harbour. Sofitel

Additional Days: Sofitel Essaouira is an award-winning, 5 star property with its own private (wild) beach. Its stunning interior areas have been carefully designed with modern art pieces that seamlessly blend with classic Moroccan decor. 



DIPINTO17 Retreat for creative entrepreneurs

Training & Workshop Details - CLICK HERE!

Workshops & Training

  • From Concept to Relationship: Mastering the Art of Pitching, from Content Creation, Delivery, and Beyond!
  • From Blog to Brand: How MarocMama Went From Zero to Six figures in One Year! (Guest Facilitator)
  • Social Media Like a Boss: Create, Collaborate, and Diversify Content for Maximum Brand Impact!
  • *Bonus Upgrade: Work on a live campaign for a major travel brand. Learn how to successfully pitch, leverage a team for content creation, and get personal 1-on-1 coaching during these two days.
  • How to create authentic content that grabs the attention of your audience.
  • How to effectively collaborate within and outside your industry or area of expertise.
  • How to create an effective social media strategy to support your goals.

Workshop Hosts & Guest Facilitator

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Meals & Beverages - CLICK HERE


Upon your arrival on the 6th of April, you will be treated to a traditional Moroccan welcome of fresh mint tea, along with pastries, and a variety of Moroccan mezzes. 

All retreat meals and drinks are included except for lunches on the 8th & 9th, and dinner on the 8th. All other times, please feel free to enjoy traditional Moroccan meals prepared by the villa’s private chef.

We will have group dinners at two well-known restaurants in Essaouira (with live music) on Friday & Saturday night! Get ready to delve into Moroccan music and cuisine!

Be prepared to cover your own lunch & dinner on Saturday the 8th.

All food allergies can be accommodated for with advanced notice (notification by 20 March).

Morocco does not have a strong drinking culture, however, alcohol at home, or in licensed restaurants is legal. For the #DIPINTO17 retreat, a limited variety of wines will be provided for your enjoyment at the villa. Any additional alcohol consumption or purchases is at your discretion and cost.



Activities & Excursions - CLICK HERE

Activities & Excursions

Included in your registration is a traditional Moroccan dinner on MarocMama’s Essaouira food tour

On 8 April, you will have the day to explore Essaouira, which is home to a host of activities. Upon completing your registration, you will be sent details on activity options that we can assist you in booking.  

Options will include camel riding on the beach, quad bike tour on the beach, Moroccan spa/hammam experience, cooking class, kite surfing, and many more.

Alternatively feel free to wander the souks, get lost, and simply soak in Essaouira.



Arrivals & Transfers - CLICK HERE

Arrivals & Transfers

Full return private transport by minibus from Marrakech Menara (RAK) Airport to the villa, and return to RAK is included in your booking. Group pickup will be from RAK at 2pm on the 6th of April. Please ensure that your flight arrives in advance of the pickup time.

Departure from the villa on the 9th will be at 11am. It takes 2.5hrs to get to RAK. Make sure you leave enough time to catch your outbound flight, or feel free to stay in Marrakech for the night (we are happy to suggest things to do), and depart when most convenient.

We suggest an early arrival on the 6 April; heading into the historic Jemma-el-Fna for a few hours of exploration, and catch a taxi back to RAK airport for the private shuttle departure at 2pm.

Pickup details will be sent to registrants in advance.



Cost Details - CLICK HERE

4 Day Costs

All costs below include all amenities listed in the ‘what’s included’ section.  

  • £799pp based on double occupancy 
  • £1099pp based on private (single) occupancy

6 Day Costs

  • £1299pp based on double occupancy
  • £1699 based on  private (single) occupancy

To reserve your spot on the #DIPINTO17 retreat, please make a deposit of £299. The deposit is nonrefundable. Only 10 spots available! BOOK your spot today!

Full Payment – Due by 6th of March, 2017)
When you reserve your place, you may either pay in full or pay the deposit. Upon receipt of your payment, we will send you a confirmation of your deposit. Full payment is due by 6 March 2017. Late payments after the 10th will incur a £25 fee per week. Message with any questions.


#DIPINTO17 Cancellation policy

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Cancellation Policy & Terms

Please note that there will be no refunds or discounts for arriving late, leaving early, flight cancellations, travel delays or illness. If you cancel your participation in the retreat for any reason, the cancellation policy below will apply, with no exceptions. We wish we could compensate people for unforeseen circumstances (injury, family emergency, etc), but we have costs already incurred when reserving retreat amenities & accommodation. We have designed our cancellation policy to be as compassionate as possible in the case that your plans change. But to protect yourself further, we strongly encourage you to purchase travel insurance. In some cases, the deposit could be applied to another upcoming retreat within the year.

The itinerary above is a general guide to the retreat and any mention of specific locations or destinations is by no means a guarantee that they will be encountered. Although this itinerary has been carefully curated with detail and care, HDYTI is free to make improvements that best benefit the group’s experience; especially when it comes to weather changes, local factors, and other misc. reasons.



If you cancel #DIPINTO17 retreat:
30 days or more prior to the start of the #DIPINTO17 retreat, you receive:  100% refund of the cost of the full retreat minus the nonrefundable deposit.

15 days prior to the start of the #DIPINTO17 retreat, you receive:  50% refund of the cost of the full retreat minus the nonrefundable deposit.

0-14 days prior to the start of the #DIPINTO17 retreat, you receive:  no refunds  

To cancel, you must send an email stating that you wish to cancel to:


If we cancel #DIPINTO17 retreat:

If for any unforeseen reason we must cancel the retreat, we will refund to you all paid deposits and payments. We cannot compensate you for airfare or travel costs incurred. In the unlikely event that we must cancel the #Dipinto17 retreat due to weather, natural disaster or political upheaval, we guarantee a refund within 45 days. To cover any potential risks, we highly recommend you purchase travel insurance.

Travel Insurance
The best way to protect yourself from any unforeseen circumstance is to purchase trip insurance. Travel Insurance can protect you in case:
  •  You cancel your participation in the #DIPINTO17 retreat
  •  Retreat is cancelled due to weather, natural disaster, etc.
  •  Medical expenses and the cost of repatriation should you become ill or injured.
  •  Lost baggage or belongings. We suggest 


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