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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.


Hostel Ospitalia del Mare

Book more than 7 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 8.8

  • Security 9.4

  • Location 9.1

  • Staff 9.2

  • Atmosphere 7.8

  • Cleanliness 9.3

  • Facilities 8.2

Latest Reviews

  • 10.0


    08 Jun 2019
    I really enjoyed staying at Ospitalia del Mare. It was super quiet and calm the ambience, and the rooms were bigger than a typical hostel room. Although not located in one of the Cinque Terre villages, the hostel is in a town with easy quick access to the villages by train. Would definitely stay here again the next time I drop by Levanto or Cinque Terre.
    Canada, Male, 25-30
  • 9.7


    25 May 2019
    Loved the stay!
    USA, Couple, 18-24
  • 9.7


    13 May 2019
    This hostel was awesome! Staff were super helpful and accommodating and everything was really clean. Also the storage lockers are huge! Do note that there are no outlets by the beds, and only one bathroom for a room of 8 people. Breakfast is rolls, coffee and juice. Location is great - Levanto is the perfect starting point for the 5 terre, or a good quiet place to chill, with a big sandy beach and some nice restaurants.
    Canada, Female, 18-24
  • 9.7


    05 May 2019
    Farther from the train than expected, but an easy walk. Extremely helpful staff.
    USA, Female, 31-40
  • 8.3


    23 Jun 2019
    The town really exceeded all my expectations. The breakfast in the hostel was fair but nothing to get excited about, the bed was squeaky but the mattress itself really comfortable. With two minutes walking you would get to the homey and alive center of the town. More impressive was to walk one more minute and get directly into the beach, which was even better than the ones in Cinque Terre, with soft sand, and less of a multitude, with a great view to see the sunset.
    Mexico, Couple, 18-24
  • 8.0


    16 Jun 2019
    The reason to stay at Hostel Ospitalia del Mare is for the location—perched near the beach in Levanto and an easy train ride from the towns of the Cinque Terre. The Hoste is also very reasonably priced with a kind staff. However, the beds, lockers, and bathrooms are shabby and are merely functional. Also, I’ve stayed at a lot of hostels, and this is perhaps the worst breakfast I’ve had—stale bread with a few spreads. But, you get what you pay for, and I met some great, lively people there!
    USA, Male, 25-30
  • 8.0


    08 Jun 2019
    Located in Levanto just on the trail and a few mintues walk to the beach. Not every bed had an outlet which at this point is rather not cool. Other than that no complaints: big room, big lockable locker, ok Not very social if you are looking for something like that. Weird check in times- pay attention
    Israel, Male, 18-24
  • 7.7

    Very Good

    12 Jun 2019
    The kitchen is to small and the cooking facilities could be improved
    England, Female, 41+
  • 7.7

    Very Good

    05 May 2019
    This is a great place to stay if you’re looking to visit Cinque terre, but come home to somewhere away from all the craziness. Right next to a hiking trail that goes to Monterosso. Also Levanto is part of the 5terre express, so perfect for train access to 5terre too. Really nice rooms/bathrooms. No atmosphere really, not easy to meet people, but good place to come back to after a long day of hiking. Kitchen only has fridge and microwave. Breakfast wasn’t much, but it sufficed. Would recommend!
    USA, Female, 18-24
  • 7.4

    Very Good

    25 Jul 2019
    More like a hotel rather. Zero atmosphere, extremely hard to socialize with others. On the pro side, rooms are clean and specious. This is a place for you if all you need is a clean bed and shower. No kitchen, only a fridge. And please place a pen in the kitchen so we can lable our foods as instructed. (After here, I stayed in Costello Hostel in La Spezia, highly highly recommend for Cinque Terre visits. Read their reviews). ciao
    USA, Male, 25-30
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  • Free Breakfast
  • 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