I actually went to this medieval building for an Italian dinner but was so taken by the beauty of the building and location. This structure has so much rich history it was by far my favorite stop while in Florence. Next time I will be staying here as a guest!
Location: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence
Business Center with Internet Access Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Ranked #75 of 190 Specialty lodging in Florence
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- There was this old medieval building, dating back to the 13thCentury, called Antico Spedale del Bigallo, offering hospitality and shelter for travelers and pilgrims headed to Rome.Now this ancient building has been renovated and equipped with all the necessary comforts to offer modern travelers the same shelter and unique experience as once before, maintaining its original medieval atmosphere. At our Bigallo Hostel, organized into fascinating and characteristic dormitories and rooms with 52 beds total, you will experience to stay among the hills of southern Florence, immersed in a one of a kind natural context, closely connected to the territory and its traditions and uniqueness. It is ideal for large organized groups, a party of friends or family reunions that can chose to stay in one of our three large dormitories with shared bathrooms or our private double or triple rooms each with private bathroom. It has a beautiful garden and a panoramic terrace along with various common areas for meetings, workshops and other activities.The Bigallo Hostel is also a place to meet new friends and get to know local people; a place where you can participate in the various events and cultural and social activities that we organize; a lovely location to celebrate your wedding or anniversary in our Ceremony hall and in the Santa Maria di Fonteviva Chapel. ... more less
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