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General Group Booking Terms

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  • In order to make a group reservation on Hostelworld.com it is necessary to pay a deposit. The balance is due directly to the hostel according to their payment conditions.
  • The booking deposit is non-refundable.
  • Please note that any cancellations must be notified directly to the hostel at least 24 hours in advance of your scheduled arrival date, unless otherwise stated in the hostel's conditions.
  • Hostelworld.com are not responsible for changes or amendments to your reservation once it has been processed. All correspondence with regard to changes to your booking need to be dealt with directly with the hostel.
  • Cancellations for reservations must be made directly with the hostel and must conform with the individual hostels cancellation policy (see below)
  • It is your responsibility to pay the balance of your accommodation cost to the hostel in accordance with their payment conditions (see below). Failure to do so may result in your reservation being cancelled by the hostel.
  • Individual hostels may have special booking conditions relating to group stays, please read the hostel booking conditions carefully before making your reservation.

Hostel Specific Terms & Conditions

The remainder of the amount due will be charged to your credit card on arrival. Should numbers or room selection change, the per person deposit times the number of people who actually travelled will be deducted from the total accommodation charge levvied by the hostel.

The following group types are not accepted by this hostel: Junior / Primary School, High / Secondary School, Stag/Hen/Bachelor Party If you have misrepresented the type of group you are booking for, your booking may be cancelled by the hostel."

Any cancellations resulting from agreement to these terms and conditions under false pretences will result in loss of deposit.

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  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
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Property Description

Welcome to Bassetto Guesthouse!

We are located in Certaldo, in the belly button of Tuscany, a beautiful region of vineyards, olive groves and medieval towns. This is the place where you will find a true taste of Tuscany and the 'bella vita' in an authentic XIVth century setting.
We are bringing Tuscany country living to the backpacking world. If you need a relaxing break from the busy cities, then we are the place for you. At Bassetto, you will be able to regather your thoughts while you relax next to our pool or swing the afternoon away in a hammock with a glass of wine in hand and then at night, you can take a walk through a garden while being surrounded by fireflies after you have had a dinner in our wine cellar.
Bassetto Guesthouse was formerly a convent of Benedictine monks that was always open to pilgrims passing through. In 1998, our family opened Bassetto Guesthouse again to travellers with the same notion of hospitality as the monks centuries ago. We wanted our guesthouse to be unique in terms of setting and location, a place you would want to return to and somewhere to relax from city life.
We accommodate everyone here, from the lovers on their honeymoon in our private rooms to the solo backpacker in our dorm style rooms. Our private rooms and dorms, are separated from each other across the yard, with their own both kitchens and common areas.
Explore through landscapes sculpted by sunflowers, rolling hills and farms either on foot, bicycle, and horse. Day trips by train are easy from Certaldo to go exploring the big cities to see the splendours of Florence, Siena, Pisa which are mostly an hour away.
We organise and run a number of activities from a fresh pasta cooking class with a local chef to day trips to San Gimignano and wine tour. When the weather is amazing, we can even take you out to Pisa for a day.
Bassetto Guesthouse will always make you feel like you won’t want to leave and with our friendly English speaking staff who are always able to help. We are situated in the perfect place to experience the real Tuscany.

There is something for everyone here!

We also offer a free pick up (4pm) and drop off (9:30am) service to Certaldo train station. More details will be sent to you in the confirmation email.

Please note, due to a tourism levy in the region, we have to charge a 1€ per night, per person tax.

We look forward to seeing you in Certaldo.

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 9.7

  • Security 9.1

  • Location 9.5

  • Staff 9.8

  • Atmosphere 9.8

  • Cleanliness 9.5

  • Facilities 9.6


Latest Reviews

  • 10.0

    Superb

    20 Oct 2018
    Can’t say enough good things about this place and the two that were running it, Jo and Phil. They made the stay that much better, as they were both accommodating and a hoot to hang with. The rooms/bathrooms are clean, the location is amazing and it’s so easy to meet people here. The pasta cooking class with the Tuscan chef is a must while you’re here. Definitely one of my favorite hostels I’ve stayed in while backpacking.
    Belgium, Male, 25-30
  • 10.0

    Superb

    17 Oct 2018
    Basetto is an amazing place. I extended my stay for another four nights due to how beautiful the place is. Phil and Jo are a great company and the guesthouse itself is very homely and cozy. Definitely a place to stay if one wants to enjoy the countryside of Tuscany.
    Malaysia, Female, 25-30
  • 10.0

    Superb

    13 Oct 2018
    Cannot recommend this hostel highly enough! Placed in the beautiful vineyard landscapes of Certaldo. It’s the perfect getaway from the big city. Easy enough to take day trips to multiple cities but I couldn’t get myself to leave. I thoroughly enjoyed my stay and that was mostly due to Phil and Jo who couldn’t have been more wonderful! Wish I had, had more time here. Book NOW!
    USA, Female, 25-30
  • 8.6

    Fabulous

    14 Oct 2018
    Everything at the guesthouse is slow and easy. Jo excels at her job and deserves the highest praise
    USA, All Female Group, 25-30
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Facilities

Free
  • Free Parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Linen Included
General
  • BBQ
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Breakfast Not Included
  • Common Room
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Outdoor Swimming Pool
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Self-Catering Facilities
Services
  • Bicycle Hire
  • Luggage Storage
  • Towels for hire
Food & Drink
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
Entertainment
  • DVD's
  • Games Room

Policies

  • Child Friendly
  • Credit Cards Accepted
  • No Curfew
  • Taxes Not Included

Things to Note

Check in time: 3 PM
Check out time : 10 AM

Please note our reception is opened from 9.30 to 11 in the morning and from 5 to 8 in the afternoon.


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