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Ostello San Frediano

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 September 2012

I stayed in the Ostello San Frediano in late August. Booked about 1 week before arriving. It was very easy to find and map directions given helped a lot! Staff were very friendly and helpful. No air-con but even though it was hot, this wasn't a problem.Room was fine, had key locker (which was a good size) and a small...

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Clive, New Zealand
Reviewed 12 August 2012

Wonderful historic building to stay in. No air-con. It was high 30's c when we visited so pretty warm. Great location. Close to everything. Staff were exceptional with help and assistance in all matters. 10/10 for that. Highly recommended as a top place to stay for anyone. Breakfast room had the X factor due to the owner... a great Italian...

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Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 11 August 2012

Lucca is slightly off the tourist track of Milan, Venice, Florence, Rome and Naples. Our decision to visit the medieval walled town was designed to allow us to see a different side of Italy. The Youth Hostel, Ostello San Frediano was a delightful place to stay. It is within the city walls, close to the old town and in walking...

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Uppsala, Sweden
Reviewed 9 August 2012

We stayed here for two nights and thought we had booked a double room - but we got a three-bed one for the same price (with toilet, shower, and a total of three hand basins). We had the only room on the ground floor and were occasionally disturbed by loud groups (hostel guests) of students/kids hanging out outside our window...

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Perth
Reviewed 25 July 2012

As a father, wife and daughter we stayed in a 4 bed room that we had to ourselves in this historic ex monastry in LUCCA. We were back in Lucca this time for a night only on our way back to Rome airport. Although we had to share bathroom and toilet with a number of other rooms, room and linen...

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London
Reviewed 19 July 2012

This is a huge hostel in a corner within the walled part of Lucca, very close to the north gate. All parts of the walled city are safe, but it gets very quiet after the day tourists have left. You can get bus to the train station right next to the Hostel. The building is old, but tastefully done up....

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Stuttgart, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
Reviewed 1 July 2012

We spent a couple of nights in Ostello San Frediano and it was an amazing experience. The staff was always attentive and nice to us, always taking care of the small details. The place itself is fabulous and beautiful. The rooms wide with confortable beds. And the location and atmosphere were unbeatable. It's a hostel but it looks like a...

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 9 June 2012

Ok, the only positive thing is that the location is perfect: right in the centre, the old monestry is beautifull and you have free parking. But the beds are not comfortable and the room had dust everywhere. The bathroom is dirty! Mold and you can smell urine. Ok, i understand that a hostel is simple, that's normal. But they should...

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Management response:

Dear Guests, we feel sorry when we read this kind of review, but we are always grateful to someone who gives us a feedback, so that we can always try to improve our service. Anyway we appreciate your positive comments about our central location and our free parking, which are indeed a plus for our guests. For what concerns the...

Vienna, Austria
Reviewed 4 January 2012

I arrived at the hostel by rental car having phoned them in advance to check that parking was free and the gate was opened. I gave my car licence plate number (they do not have a record of this) at reception. The hostel should have notified the police that I was a guest there so was entitled to drive through...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 October 2011

Fantastic place - looking out to the old city wall. Massive room, I wanted one for myself, got a 2 level bedroom, downstairs 2 single beds, upstairs a double bed with ensuite bathroom and great big windows looking out on the city wall. A taxi driver took me there late last night and couldn't have wished for better. €45 for...

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are in the historical center of Lucca, in an old restored building, close to the main attractives of the town, with a wide garden that looks upon the beautiful city walls.We have several kinds of accomodation: double rooms, family rooms for 4 or 6 persons, shared rooms with 6 or 8 beds, most of them with private bathroom; moreover we have toilets and showers on each floor. Besides the comfort that you can find in the spacious bedrooms, we have also TV room, library, dining room, meeting areas, internet point. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ostello San Frediano

Address: Via della Cavallerizza 12, 55100, Lucca, Italy
Region: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Lucca > Lucca
Price Range: RM232 - RM425 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 28
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“Wifi only available in the common seating areas not in the rooms.”
NDayala, 28 Aug 2016 | Read review
“I think the wifi was working mainly in the lobby area, as with most hostels we used.”
rebeccad666, 28 May 2016 | Read review
“Family rooms are available”
schafferde, 21 Feb 2016 | Read review
“We were on the first floor facing the garden. You don't look out the window much with the blinds closed to stop the sun heating up the room”
hazelc979, 16 Oct 2015 | Read review
“try and get a family room - slightly more spacious.”
pops1940, 29 Aug 2013 | Read review
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