Hostel of the Sun
Hostel of the sun open in 2001 and quickly become a travellers favourite, recommended by all the major travel guide. Famous for our super friendly staff and homely atmosphere we were recently voted second worldwide hostel by hostelworld.com travellers.
The Hostel is Located in a safe part of Naples just a few steps from ferry terminal and bus station making for easy day trip to Pompeii, Capri, Ischia, Amalfi Coast, Sorrento and Mont Vesuvius. The Sights of Naples are on our doorstep starting with landmark Castle Maschio Angioino, Royal Palace and the main city square Piazza del Plebiscito and the National Archeological Museum are at just few steps from us. For those who want take it easy our staff are here to make you feel one of the family, during the week you can enjoy our pasta party where we prepare delicious pasta and free wine for all the guests. If you are up for a night on the town join twice a week the DOM’S NITE TOUR starting off with a classic Neapolitan Pizza at the famous Di Matteo than to the Piazza for a few shots than to one of the local clubs to dance the night away.
If you come in on the train, you may either refer to the map and walk (20 min.) or you may take the bus. Take the R2 bus from Piazza Garibaldi, just outside the train station. The bus leaves from the middle of the square. You may buy a ticket in any news stand or tabacchi shop. Once aboard the bus, there will be many stops along a main street called Corso Umberto. In total from the train station to the Hostel are 8 Bus Stops. The bus will turn and go down Via De Pretis, get off on the second stop of this street. Cross the street and take the street just to the left of the Hotel Mercure, Via Melisurgo. We are number 15, on your left as you walk toward the water. Just give us a buzz and come on up.
If you come in by plane, you will need to take a bus just outside the arrival terminal. It is called the Alibus and you can get the ticket once aboard the bus. This shuttle runs from the airport to the center of the city. Make sure that you get off at the last stop, the Piazza Municipio. Take the street along the water, walking away from the castle. The second street on the left is Via Melisurgo. We are on the right, number 15, just buzz and come on up.