The only hostel in Bari. Olive Tree, the new and improved version of the original and award warning Little Olive Tree, is perfectly located 5 minutes walk from Bari Central Station and 10 minutes walk from the historic old town.
Olive Tree has free Wi-Fi, fully equipped kitchen, common room where you can meet other travelers, outdoor terrace, large and bright spacious rooms with brand new mattresses, lockers and bag storage.
Evening events are organised throughout the week such as barbecues, wine tasting and focaccia nights.
Our young, friendly staff are from Bari and know the city inside out. They will help help with any questions or advice including information on city tours, ferries to Greece and Croatia and day trips to Matera, Alberobello and Lecce.
Free breakfast and city map included, laundry service available.
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Hostel Facilities & Policies
- 24 Hour Security
- Air Conditioning
- Book Exchange
- Free Breakfast
- Common Room
- Free City Maps
- Free WiFi
- Hot Showers
- House Keeping
- Self-Catering Facilities
- Laundry Facilities
- Linen Included
- Security Lockers
- Luggage Storage
- No Curfew
- Outdoor Terrace
- Reading Light
- Steam Room
- Towels For Hire
Cancellation PolicyThis property has a 3 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.
Must-Read Hostel InfoThis property has specific Terms & Conditions.
Cancellation policy: 3 days advance notice.
Late cancellation or no show: Will be charged the full cost of each night where 3 days notice has not been given.
No show will be charged the full cost of the entire stay. No exceptions.
Payment upon arrival by cash
Check in from 17:00 to 22:30
Failure to check in before 22:30 will result in the bed being unavailable.
Check out before 10:00
Breakfast and taxes included
Bag storage before check in is free of charge.
Bag storage after check out is €3
DirectionsShow MapHide Map
From Bari Central Station exit, cross the piazza Aldo Moro and walk straight onto Via Sparano di Bari. After 1 block turn left onto Piazza Umberto (just before the trees) and this road becomes Via Crisanzio. Walk 4 blocks and we are number 90 on the left!
From the port take bus 20/ to Bari Central Station which is the final stop and follow the directions above. You can walk (30 minutes) by exiting the port, crossing the road and turning right. Walk for 8 minutes until you reach tree-lined Piazza Massari (just after the castle). Turn left and walk 2 blocks until the main road Corso Vittorio Emanuele. Turn right and walk 4 blocks until Piazza Garibaldi (park). Turn left onto Via Sagarriga Visconti and walk 9 blocks to Via Crisanzio. Cross the road and turn left and we are number 90 on the right!
From the airport there is a train which runs to Bari Central Station every 25 minutes and costs €5. There is also a shuttlebus called Tempesta which runs every 30 minutes from just outside the terminal to the train station and costs €4. Local bus number 16 which leaves every hour also runs to the train station and costs €1 but is much slower. From the train station follow the instructions given above. Note the last check in is at 11pm so arrivals to the airport after 10.30pm should take a taxi directly to us which costs €25.
By car follow the SP73 into the city centre.
Olive Tree is an 8 minute walk from Bari Central Station and 15 minutes to the historic old town and sites such as the Basilica of Saint Nicholas, Cathederal and Castle.
Small 'alimentari' can be found on every corner selling delicious local fare such as focaccia, orrichiette, olive oil, cheese and wine.
The trendy cafe's and bars of Corso Vittorio Emanuele and Piazza Ferrarese are just 10 minutes by foot and we are only a 20 minute walk to the beach!