Overview of Hostel
Castle Hostel is the new hostel in Genoa from the brand “The Hostel”. The villa was built in the fifteenth century, surrounded by green in the beautiful area of Castelletto. The property offer guides and city maps for free, rent towels, bedside lamps in the rooms, Society games.
Castle Hostel is
From Genova piazza principe train station you can choose between:
on foot! (free) - 15 minutes walk fron the center in the direction of the hill.
Exit the station in the direction of Piazza Aquaverde, walk towards Via Balbi and follow it until the end.
Turn to the left and in the end of the street pass the big white church on your right, reaching Via Dino Belluci. Turn to the road and once at the top you'll reach Via Brignole de Ferrari. Turn left and up the road you will find two staircases, take the right one. Once at the top, on the right corner of the university building, there is an uphill pedestrian road. Take it and after two curves you will see a small grey gate on the right with our sign.
Autobus (1,50€) 15 minutes.
In front of the Piaza principe station go to the stop 0568 Principe Fs and take the line 36 in the diretion of the hill(linea diretta a piazza Merani), exit at the 0551 Firenze/San Nicola stop. Just a few steps behind the bus stop you will find a pedestrian road on your right, going down (Salita S. Nicolò), walk down for about 50 meters and on your left you will find a small black gate withour sign.
On foot +Funicular (1,50€) 20 minuts
Leave the station towards Piazza Acquaverde, walk towards via Balbi and go to the end of the street. Stay on the left sidewalk and walk past a large white church. Cross the street at the Unicredit bank and once you reach the other sidewalk go right. Once on the other side of the road turn left and walk for two hundred meters. On your left just before the tunnel you will find the funicular station Zecca Righi. Take it and exit at San Nicolò stop. Cross the street and just before the bus stop you will see a brick pedonal road going down (Ascent St. Nicholas), take it for about 100 meters and on your left you will find a small black gate with our sign.
From Christopher Colombo aeroport to piazza principe station
Volabus+ multiple choice after principe station (45 minutes aproximatley)
Leaving the aeroport take the volabus, get off the bus oin the stop Principe station.
Follow the instructions of how to reach the hostel from Genova Principe Train station (read above)..
Castle Hostel is very close to the city center, 15 minute walk from Piazza della Nunziata, Acquario di Genova, Porto Antico, Piazza Principe train station.
Conditions & Policy
Credit Cards Accepted
Castle Hostel's Policies & Conditions: Check in from 15:00 to 23:00 . Check out before 10:00 . 10.00 Euro Key deposit must be payed by cash (late night and locker keys included) Payment upon arrival by cash or card (This property may pre-authorise your card before arrival). Taxes not included - occupancy tax 1.00 EUR per person per night for the first 8 nights From the 14th of April city taxes will be 1.50 EUR You can store your bags before check in time or after check out also in our other hostel in Genova, Abbey Hostel (10 minutes walk to Principe Station). So you can keep exploring the city. Cancellation policy: 24 hours before arrival. Breakfast not included - 3.50 EUR per person per day. Things to note: Reception available from 08:00 until 00:00 Check in from 15:00 to 23:00 Lock out from 00:00 until 08:00. No smoking