Group Booking Terms and Conditions

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General Group Booking Terms

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  • In order to make a group reservation on 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.
  • 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.

Cancellation / No Show & Reduction in Numbers Policy

your booking can be cancelled untill one week before arrival without beimg charged; during the last week we will charge 50% of the total amount; cancellation on the day of check in or no show will be charged for the full amount.

Additional Terms and Conditions

check in time October/ November: 10 - 12 or 16 - 18

The following group types are not accepted by this hostel: 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.

Book more than 2 days in advance for Free Cancellation.
  • Perfect Location
  • Superb Staff
  • Fantastic Cleanliness
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Property Description

This new property complex has been created in what was once an Augustinian friary, dating from between the 12th and 13th centuries.
It is situated in the heart of the old town of Levanto, a pleasant resort on the Ligurian coast, at about 100 meter from the see and 15 minutes from the railway station.
There are 70 beds in the complex, the bedrooms are having 2/4/6/9 beds in each.. Two rooms are suitable for disabled and all have adjoining bathrooms.
Ospitalia del mare is an ideal place for people who are looking for an unforgettable holiday in Levanto. It is the starting point for the most important footpaths which will bring you in the Cinque Terre's National Park. By train you are in only five minutes time at the first village of the Cinque terre
The complex includes a conference room (100 persons) and an exhibition area.

Besides a comfy bed we offer as well:
Large terrace
Common room
Daily cleaning
Deposit of valuables
Bed linen and towels
No curfew no lockout
Hot showers always
Payment by credit card
Use of refrigerator
Use of microwave
Discounts at several restaurants
Free WiFi

On charge:
Warm and cold drink machine
Snack machine
Laundry service

For more information please don't hesitate to contact us!

PLEASE NOTE: the reception for the check in is open from 10:00 to 12:30 and from 16:00 to 19:30
for info please contact directly the property staff by mail or by phone View House Rules

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 8.6

  • Security 9.3

  • Location 9.6

  • Staff 9.6

  • Atmosphere 7.7

  • Cleanliness 9.1

  • Facilities 8.2

Latest Reviews

  • 10.0


    25 Apr 2022
    Great place, clean, great location!!
    Canada, Female, 41+
  • 10.0


    30 Aug 2020
    The place was very clean, and tidy, we couldn’t have the breakfast served because of corona but everything was amazing. Polite staff and perfect location close to the beach and the train station.
    Italy, Female, 25-30
  • 10.0


    30 Aug 2020
    Perfect base for exploring the cinque terre. I loved Levanto, it had a relaxed authentic vibe, and this place was in the heart of the town just moments from the sea. Very friendly staff.
    England, Female, 31-40
  • 9.7


    30 Oct 2021
    It was good. Staff was really helpful. Only negative point is check in timings.
    India, Male, 25-30
  • 8.9


    02 May 2022
    Loved our stay!! The location is only a few minutes away from the beach. Staff was really nice and helpful and the small town of Levanto is so comforting and beautiful, especially in summer. It was really interesting to stay in an old hospital. Only shortcomings were the bad wifi and the equipment of the kitchen (no stove and oven)
    Germany, Female, 18-24
  • 8.6


    21 Apr 2022
    Cool hostel located in an old hospital in the city of Levanto, which is a smaller city but with a nice calm vibe over it. The hostel has a big variety of backpackers coming, old and young - so it's not a party hostel, but you'll meet some pretty nice people from all over the world! Great place to stay if you're doing cinque terre and are looking for a calmer hostel to stay at.
    Sweden, Male, 18-24
  • 8.6


    27 Sep 2020
    Nice hostel in a large old hospital. Rooms are huge and everything is super clean. I loved the library. There's a guest fridge, but no food prep facilities. Due to COVID-19 there were only a few people and it wasn't very social, but this may be different under normal circumstances. Levanto has a relaxed beach/surf vibe and is a great place to escape the majority of the Cinque Terre tourists. The nearest CT village is just 6 mins by train.
    Netherlands, Female, 31-40
  • 8.6


    06 Sep 2019
    My friend and I stayed for 2 nights during our interrail trip. The rooms were big and the lockers were huge, helpful staff and nice common areas! Kitchen only had a microwave, would be better if there was a stove top. Breakfast was basic but fine considering it’s free! Not a party atmosphere but good if you’re looking for somewhere close to Cinque Terre (easy to catch a train)
    England, Female, 18-24
  • 7.7

    Very Good

    23 Aug 2019
    Good location (3 mins walk from old town), breakfast and lockers were available and staff were on hand for advice. The breakfast was included which great but was very basic. There was no atmosphere at all so not the place if you’re looking to meet other travellers.
    England, Female, 18-24
  • 4.9


    07 May 2022
    I wouldn’t recommend going if you’re looking for a nice atmosphere or to meet other travellers, it’s in an ex-hospital so is sort of creepy and clinical and very quiet! There is no staff In the hostel apart from 7hrs a day so if something goes wrong there is no one to solve it. The emergency number doesn’t work either. We had an issue wherein our friends bed got stripped and taken over by another guest so she had to share a bed with me, however the staff did apologise and refund 2 beds but Still
    England, Female, 18-24
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  • Free City Maps
  • Free WiFi
  • Linen Included
  • Towels Included
  • Adaptors
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Book Exchange
  • Common Room
  • Elevator
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Security Lockers
  • Washing Machine
  • Wheelchair Friendly
  • Fax Service
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Luggage Storage