Italy’s very own summer sales are great. You can pick up all sorts of things at knock-down prices. Hostelbookers, the website which specialises in budget accommodation is also holding a summer sale which includes a wide selection of interesting places to stay around Italy. I know, they wrote to tell me about it.
Now, I’m spreading the word. If you are thinking about a last minute break, or considering coming to Italy for a longer stay, you’ll find discounts of up to 50% in around 90 hostels and low cost hotels located all over Italy, from Arezzo to Assisi, Taormina to Trieste, Venice to Verona, and, of course, that eternal city, Rome.
Read on for details of interesting links where you will be able to learn more about summer savings.
Last Minute Deals
Fancy a last minute break in scenic Sorrento, romantic Rome or fabulous Florence? Then why not check out the Last Minute Deals section of Hostelbookers?
Hostelbookers Great Summer sale
Should you be looking for somewhere else in which to stay and sample Italy, then HostelBookers Great Summer Sale list of places to stay should be just about long enough to help you find somewhere to stay in your chosen area of Italy.
You may also like to note that on HostelBookers.com you will find a selection of free travel guides, plus lots of other useful information to help your holidays be as hitch-free as possible.
Some More Appetite Whetting Offers to Tempt You to Come to Italy
In Hostelbookers’ words:
For Art Lovers in Naples
Art lovers won’t be able to resist the 30% discount at La Controra Flashpackers Hostel in Naples. La Controra is a converted monastery right in the center of Naples.
Its recently refurbished rooms are decorated with modern art sculptures and there’s a peaceful garden with hammocks for relaxing after a hard day of sightseeing.
Stop reading, start speaking
Stop translating in your head and start speaking Italian for real with the only audio course that prompt you to speak.
For Discovering the Delights of Amazing Amalfi
Experience the breathtaking scenery of the Amalfi Coast from the Relais Amore, a romantic spot perfect for couples. Minutes from the atmospheric main square, Piazza Tasso, and the ferry harbour for boat trips to Capri and Ischia, the rooms are elegantly furnished, and some have balconies overlooking the Bay of Naples.
Mozy Around Milan
For a cheap but chic city break in Milan, look no further than the Hotel Panizza. This beautiful old building is right in the heart of the city, fifteen minutes from the Duomo and Santa Maria delle Grazie, the home of Leonardo’s Last Supper. With a delicious free breakfast, and the main student area Navigli’s buzzing bars, discos and pubs close by, this hostel attracts a young and lively crowd.
Overdose on Culture in fascinating Florence
Discover Florence’s artistic heritage at the Locanda Gallo, a modern guesthouse housed in a 14th century Florentine Palace. Located in the historic Quartiere San Lorenzo, the art treasures of the Galleria dell’ Accademia and the Uffizi Gallery are only a short walk away. All rooms are private with ensuite bathrooms, air-conditioning and TV and Wi-Fi, and some even come equipped with a kitchen. With a staggering 45% off room rates, the Locanda Gallo is a budget travelers dream.
Another nice thing about Hostelbookers award winning service is that it is free. There are no hidden costs to sting you.
The award which Hostelbookers won in November 2008 was the UK’s Best Youth Product award at the British Youth Travel Awards (BYTA) run by BETA (British Educational Travel Association).
Please note that although Hostelbookers are a Blog from Italy contributor, no payment was made in return for this post.