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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.

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  • Nice Location
  • Brilliant Staff
  • Awesome Cleanliness
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Property Description

OstellOlinda is an original and unusual hostel inside a huge and beautiful park, where once was located the Paolo Pini psychiatric Hospital.

The Hostel is a two-storeyed building with a green inside garden where you can chill and relax.
There is a fully-equipped kitchen (we provide some free food and spices) and a lounge room where you can study, work or watch tv.
In front of the Hostel, the Bar Restaurant Jodok - where you can have delicious and not-so-expensive food!

HOW TO REACH THE DOWTOWN
You can quickly reach the downtown/Duomo and the Central Station with the Yellow Line of the subway, that is 5 min walking to the hostel (Stop: Affori FN)

WHERE TO EAT
There is a shopping mall 5 min walking distance, where you can find anything you may need. In the neighborhood you can find a few pizzerias, bars and shops. On Saturday morning, right outside the hostel, there is a typical Italian street market.
On Saturday and Sunday, all the guests are invited to share a typical Italian lunch with staff and friends.

OUR HOSPITALITY
We believe in the hospitality as a means of integration. That’s why in our Hostel, a few persons, who have been partly secluded from society have found work and socialization opportunities. This aim of integration, shared by all the staff, leads to an accommodation policy centered on relationships: you will feel home here!

INFO AND SERVICES
- Reception open from 9 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.
- Check out 11:00 a.m. (but we can keep your luggages as long as you need!)
- Payment on arrival
- Free public parking in the street
- You can bring your pets! (if you sleep in a private room) View House Rules

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Reviews & Ratings

  • Value For Money 7.0

  • Security 7.6

  • Location 6.3

  • Staff 7.6

  • Atmosphere 6.0

  • Cleanliness 7.1

  • Facilities 6.9


Latest Reviews

  • 10.0

    Superb

    16 May 2022
    It is a peaceful site, near the public transportation and having a Restaurant on site was very convenient. Enjoyed the Saturday market.
    USA, Female, 41+
  • 8.0

    Fabulous

    14 Jun 2022
    Interesting place to stay. Staff was very friendly and helpful. There are people who live here permanently so you will have to share a room with people who have their stuff everywhere. There are no lockers but a wardrobe you share with others so cannot lock your stuff. Breakfast basic but it's okay. The atmosphere is a little strange and not easy to meet fellow travelers. Close to the metro.
    Poland, Female, 18-24
  • 7.7

    Very Good

    19 Feb 2022
    Location is nice, pretty close to a subway station. The receptionist was extremely kind and helpful. Free breakfast was nice. The dorm itself was pretty simple and old, but clean. However, the biggest problem during my stay were my two roommates who were permanently living in the hostel. Their stuff filled the entire room and both of them were quite rude. While I love the idea that the hostel is a social integration project, I was happy that my stay was only one night.
    Finland, Female, 31-40
  • 7.4

    Very Good

    26 Feb 2022
    No lockers to keep your stuff in! Even thought it says that they have them in their page. A good place to sleep one or two nights in. Location is kind of shady but okay, not far from the metro.
    Lithuania, Female, 18-24
  • 6.9

    Good

    10 Mar 2022
    It was one of the weirdest place I've ever stayed. It is not super far from the center of Milan, but be aware it is like 20-25 minutes by metro to get in. The staff was kind and helped if I needed anything, I checked in at 2 am without any problems. I've read the comments here so I knew there will be elders, but I couldn't read or write at the common area because this lady was watching the tv on max volume for hours. Overall, it was ok, but if you want to socialize, this is not the place.
    Hungary, Female, 18-24
  • 6.0

    Good

    25 Feb 2022
    Had a nice stay all in all..except for the terrible snoreing... i would stay again...
    Ireland, Male, 41+
  • 5.7

    Rating

    05 Sep 2022
    Grumpy staff when arrived, nice breakfast. Beds ok, very hard! Little atmosphere. Location is ok and we did manage to park for free locally.
    England, Male, 25-30
  • 5.7

    Rating

    02 Jan 2022
    The main reason I want to give this rating is because our room smelled intensely of smoke. It was difficult to sleep in there. Other things included the staff were not friendly, the matrasses were bad quality, and we showered luke warm even after keeping the trap on for a while. Not worth what we paid at all.
    South Africa, Female, 31-40
  • 5.4

    Rating

    17 Apr 2022
    I arrived around midnight and I had trouble finding the location and when I called the front desk was super unhelpful - he kept repeating the address and then hung up. When I called a second time he said he couldn't help me, he was sleeping. It took me another hour to get my phone to show the correct location, I almost just booked a different place right then and there but it was so far from anything else in Milan. Probably fine if you arrive in the daytime but my experience was a disaster.
    USA, Female, 18-24
  • 3.7

    Rating

    15 Apr 2022
    As a female traveller I did not feel safe here. The atmosphere was really weird. There are people living in the dorm rooms. There was no safety lockers for my stuff and my door didn’t lock properly so people kept wondering in and out of our room. The staff weren’t present in my room. The staff weren’t present in the evening to sort these issues out and the place had a funny smell. The facilities were reasonably clean but the kitchen had limited stove space.
    England, Female, 18-24
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Facilities

Free
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free Parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Linen Included
  • Towels Included
General
  • Adaptors
  • Bicycle Parking
  • Book Exchange
  • Ceiling Fan
  • Common Room
  • Dishwasher
  • Fridge/Freezer
  • Hair Dryers
  • Hair Dryers For Hire
  • Hot Showers
  • Iron / Ironing Board
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Microwave
  • Outdoor Terrace
  • Parking
  • Reading Light
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Security Lockers
  • Self-Catering Facilities
  • Utensils
  • Washing Machine
  • Wheelchair Friendly
Services
  • Fax Service
  • Housekeeping
  • Internet Access
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Luggage Storage
  • Postal Service
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Towels for hire
Food & Drink
  • Bar
  • Cafe
  • Restaurant
  • Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
  • Vending Machines
Entertainment
  • Board Games
  • DVD's
  • Games Room
  • Wi-Fi


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