Heart of Tuscany Hostel

Via Vecchia Maremmana 1, San Paronto-Lamporecchio, Chianti, Italy, Distance from city centre: 39.9km

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Rating: 66%from 3 reviews

  • 73%Atmosphere
  • 66%Staff
  • 80%Security
  • 53%Cleanliness
  • 73%Location
  • 46%Value for money
  • 73%Facilities
Welcome to Heart of Tuscany Hostel. A unique hostel , located in San Baronto a small town 40 Km from Florence in the Chianti region that will offer you the chance to see the best Tuscany has to offer.

The Hostel is located in a stunning place surrounded by olive groves and vineyards outside of Florence. Heart of Tuscany Hostel provides you a unique hosteling experience. With our shuttle bus service it is easier than ever before to enjoy Tuscany.

We are centrally located in Tuscany making it easy to make day trips,shuttle or public transport, to see the most famous Tuscan Villages including Pisa,Lucca,San Gimignano and Siena, by bike you can freely discover the local area with its vineyards and great artworks at the Pope\'s Villa as well as the hometown of Leonardo da Vinci to look at some of Leonardo\'s most famous work at Vinci Museum.

We provide
-free breakfast
-internet(2euro per hour)
-free linen (dorms do not include towels)
-free shuttle pick-up and drop offs see list below
-2 full service bars (one next to the pool )
-full service restaurant
-reception 09:00-15:00 19:00-23:00
-gym 15:00-19:00 5 euro entire stay -bike rentals 8 euro entire day
-pool swimming cap needed (July and August closed mondays for cleaning)

free daily shuttle pick up service for arraving
from Pistoia 10,30am and 8pm
from Florence 11,30am 8 people minimum

free daily shuttle pick up service for departing
from Heart of Tuscany to Pistoia 9,30am
from Heart of Tuscany to Florence 10,30 8 people minimum

You can also book the shuttle for your trip to Pistoia or Florence during your stay for 8 euro per person both way.

Please read carefully:

After you have made your booking, we will contact you to confirm your free pick up time and location. The shuttle time must be confirmed as soon as possible

Pick up points:

Empoli In front of Train Station

If you come by car please confirm your arrival time as gate and reception are closed from 3.00pm to 7.00pm everyday, you will recive a gate key at check in

Check in: 11:30
Check out: 9:00
***AGE RESTRICTION FOR DORM BEDS 17-40 ***
We depart from the hostel with our shuttle going to Florence for checkouts and day trips at 9:30am *ATTENTION all checkouts must take this shuttle!*

After you have made your booking, we will contact you to confirm your free pick up time and location. If you have a different arrival time or place then stated above, please let us know so we can arrange your transportation!
Since we run a shuttle 2 times a day and we don't want to miss you. Please respond to our email to let us know which shuttle you will take.
Prices are per person per night.

Availability & Rates

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Hostel Facilities & Policies

  • Age Restriction
  • Bar
  • Bicycle hire
  • Bicycle parking
  • Breakfast Included
  • Common Room
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Free Wifi
  • Games Room
  • No Curfew
  • Pet Friendly
  • Taxes not included

Cancellation Policy

This property has a 2 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 Info

This property has specific Terms & Conditions.

After you have made your booking, we will contact you to confirm your free pick up time and location. If you have a different arrival time or place then stated above, please let us know so we can arrange your transportation!
Since we run a shuttle 2 times a day and we don�t want to miss you. Please respond to our email to let us know which shuttle you will take.

.***disclaimer*** if you do not confirm your shuttle pick-up time 3 days before arrival or immediatly when you book the day or 2 before we can not promise you a place in our free shuttle*****please confirm*****

48hrs canx policy

Directions
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If you are coming by car, Just take the FI-PI-LI from Firenze. Exit at �Empoli � and follow the signs for Vinci, or the A11 and exit at Pistoia. We are on top of the hill over Vinci. At the top of the hill is San Baronto 2.5 ks on the right,driving towards Vinci is our driveway with a sign 100 ft before that is written Papiano . Coming from Porciano 1.5 ks on the left is the driveway. The sign at the top of the driveway reads Leonardo's Land the Heart of Tuscany . The address is Papiano via Vecchia Maremmana 1 51035 San Baronto.

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