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Ostello del Bigallo - Bigallo Hostel - Hostel in Florence, Italy

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Ostello del Bigallo - Bigallo Hostel Hostel in Florence

Ostello del Bigallo - Bigallo Hostel 

Category: Hostel

Address: Bagno a Ripoli, Via del Bigallo e Apparita 14 - Florence, Italy

Starting from: 21.50 EUR

(indicative price per person, per night)

5% discount for 15 or more guests (2 nights minimum)


About the property

Bigallo Hostel was formerly a monastery, dating back to the 13th century and it was called "Antico Spedale del Bigallo". It has been renovated and equipped with all the necessary comforts to offer modern travelers the same shelter and unique experience as once, in its original medieval atmosphere.

Bigallo Hostel is a good solution for those who wants to discover and live Tuscany and Florence from a peaceful and relaxing base, enjoying the wonders of hills and countryside.



Bigallo Hostel offers 3 accommodation type:
- double rooms with private bathroom
- Large dormitory with 2-beds wooden boxes (like in the monks tradition)
- Luminous and spacious dorms with 5 up to 8 beds
Local craftsmen have designed the decor inspired by the typical beds taken from the paintings of the Renaissance. Each bed has a locker space that can be closed with your own padlock. Each dormitory has a shared bathroom + shower. Breakfast(7.30-9.30) and linen are included in the price.


Common areas, services and activities

Bigallo Hostel has a beautiful garden and a panoramic terrace overlooking Florence and along with various common areas for meetings, workshops and other activities it is an ideal place to meet new friends and local people. A place where you can participate in the various events and cultural and social activities that we organize.
Same day bookings are accepted until 8 P.M.



Hostel Bigallo is located in a beautiful and quiet countryside, in the middle of a typical Tuscany hills setting. At only 3 kms away there's the little town of Bagno a Ripoli, offering many shops, supermarkets and good restaurants. The closer bus stop is about 1 kilometer from the hostel.

Bigallo is also a great base to visit Tuscany: Florence City Center is 10 kms away, Chianti wine district 15/20 kms, San Gimignano 45 kms, Siena 60 kms, Pisa 100 kms.


Why you should stay here

Here at Bigallo Hostel you will find a comfortable and relaxing accommodation for your holiday in Tuscany. It's a great solution for the individual traveller searching an unique travel experience in a timeless, relaxing atmosphere, but it's also ideal for large organized groups wanting to gather, have fun, play or work together.

Check In

from 16:00 to 21:00

Check Out

before 10:00


No curfew

Room Lockout

No lockout


Reception is open from 08.00 a.m. till 12.30 a.m. and from 4.00 p.m. till 09.00 p.m.

Included Facilities and Services
Wi-Fi access (common areas, private rooms)YES
Wi-Fi access (dorms)NO
Security boxes / LockersYES
Luggage storageYES
Towels (private rooms)YES
Towels (dorms)3.00 EUR (per guest)
Bike RentalWith extra cost
Half boardWith extra cost
Full boardWith extra cost

Available Amenities
Parking lotYES
Conference roomYES

Important To Know

No wheelchair access
Children accepted. Children can stay for free in parents' bed/s if younger than 5 years.It's possible to add only one extra bed for children over 6 years: it's a service on request and it costs 12€ per night.
Private rooms age restriction: no restrictions
Dorms age restriction: no restrictions
Smoking policy: All rooms and the common areas are NON smoking
Animals/pets accepted: On request we accept pets only in the private rooms

Terms and conditions

The property accepts the following credit card brands for balance payments: Visa, Mastercard, Visa Electron, Debit Cards.
The property reserves the right to pre-authorise credit cards prior to arrival.
Taxes not included: City tax not included: 1,00€ per person per night. From november to february the tax is not due..

Free cancellation at least 24 hours before arrival date, first night of stay fee for late cancellation or no show


This property accepts reservations for groups. Use the form on top of this page to check availability.

5% discount for 15 or more guests

Terms and conditions
This property has special conditions for group reservations (more info)

Customer rating

95% 95%
cleanliness: 98%
staff: 99%
location: 88%
value: 93%
recommended: 97%

Ostello del Bigallo - Bigallo Hostel Reviewsrated by 11 customer/s

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