Mon-Fri 9am-5.30pm
with Jane Greenoff
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Northern Cyprus Cross Stitch Retreat

16 November 2021

This tour is currently sold out, but if you'd like to register your interest we can put you on a wait list in case we have any cancellations. Just fill in your details below and we will contact you if a place becomes available.
With traditional handicrafts including the famous Lefkara Lace and Hesap Embroidery, lesser-visited Northern Cyprus is the perfect place for a relaxing cross stitch retreat with Jane Greenoff. Excursions explore Kyrenia, Lefkosa and Guzelyyurt.
  • Enjoy inspirational cross-stitch workshops with Jane Greenoff 
  • Explore the sights of Kyrenia, said to be the most beautiful town in Cyprus 
  • Discover local crafts at the ancient trading station Büyük Han 
  • Enjoy an authentic workshop with the Lefke handicraft organisation 
  • Visit the inspiring Museum of Traditional Embroidery and Silversmith 
  • Enjoy some free time in the beautiful city of Lefkosa 

Designed for Cross Stitchers

Uniquely crafted for cross stitchers, this Stitchtopia cross stitch holiday is the ideal opportunity to learn a new craft or indulge in your favourite hobby. Our talented cross stitch expert will be on hand throughout the holiday and host inspirational workshops with a beautifully designed project to spark your creativity.

Northern Cyprus Cross Stitch Retreat

Join founder of the Cross Stitch Guild, Jane Greenoff, for a relaxing cross stitch retreat based in Northern Cyprus. We'll be staying in Kyrenia; a bustling town with a mix of old and new including a lovely harbour and mighty Venetian castle. Throughout the week, Jane will host three full day and one half day cross stitch workshops and you can explore the Cypriot scenery during our included excursions.

Your Accommodation

Hotel Pia Bella


The friendly family run 4-star Hotel Pia Bella has just 146 bedrooms and is delightfully set around well maintained gardens and its swimming pool and terraces. It occupies an enviable location in Kyrenia, just a brief walk from the historic harbour with its wide range of shops, bars and restaurants. Set on a 15000 square meter site amid spacious, tranquil gardens, the Pia Bella prides itself on its highly professional staff and exceptional standards of service

Hotel Facilities & Amenities
Café Bella
Outside seasonal swimming pool
Games room
Table tennis
Massage ( charge)
Room Facilities & Amenities
Walk in shower
Electronic Safe deposit box (charge)
Tea & Coffee making facilities
Flat screen Satellite TV 
Air conditioning / heating