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Ostello San Frediano

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Reviewed 22 April 2016 via mobile

The positives: This is a converted convent so it's absolutely huge - there must be literally hundreds of rooms in here. The breakfast has a pretty good selection for an Italian hostel/hotel/B&B (more than the usual dessert pastry and thimble-full of coffee that most places...More

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Response from ostellolucca, Responsabile reception at Ostello San FredianoResponded 26 April 2016

Dear Guest, with reference to your review, we'd like to point out soome important things: - the hostel has only 29 rooms, not hundreds - the hostel is the centre, not only neat; we are inside the walls of Lucca, on a parallel street of...More

Reviewed 21 February 2016

This is my second review of the Ostello San Frediano. I felt a new review was warranted since they have changed hands since my first, and there have been a lot of changes. This hostel is in an old convent adjacent to the Basilica, and...More

1  Thank schafferde
Reviewed 2 January 2016

The staff at the Ostello are always extremely accommodating to us, especially Marco, which is why we come back here every summer. The rooms are basic, no frills, with a private bathroom. We prefer the rooms that are on one level, some you have to...More

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Reviewed 31 October 2015 via mobile

This is the best hostel I've ever stayed. Staff very kind, a really beautiful place, it is an old convent with big areas, big and comfortable rooms, everything very clean. Great localization. Perfect, it surprised me, I wasn't expecting such a good place.

1  Thank talitamf
Reviewed 16 October 2015

We just stayed for a week, it was excellent in this converted Monastry. Our bed/en suite were on a mezzanine because the ceilings are so high. The linen changed like a normal hotel, 15mins walk to rail/bus stations. We took the trains to Florence &...More

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Response from ostellolucca | Property representative |
Dear Cheyenne, thank you for your enquiry, unfortunately we do not have a kitchen for guests use, due to the presence of our bar/restaurant open to external clients too. We hope that will not cause you too much... More
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hi! .You can make a booking direcly with us. That is our e-mail: info @ ostello lucca . it Sorry for the late answer.
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"Wifi only available in the common seating areas not in the rooms."
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"I think the wifi was working mainly in the lobby area, as with most hostels we used."
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"Family rooms are available"
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"We were on the first floor facing the garden. You don't look out the window much with the blinds closed..."
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