The Apuano Hostel in Marina di Massa, in the province of Massa Carrara, offers a number of services within its facilities. These include:
• a Café
• Food truck
• All major credit cards accepted
• Playground for children
• TV room
• Bike rentals
• Reading Room
• Canoes (reservation required).
The Apuano Hostel offers a price list per person per day organized according to these different accommodation possibilities:
• Room for overnighting only
• Bed & Breakfast
• Half Board
• Full Board
• Private or Multiple Rooms
• Family Rooms
Rooms are available from 3.00 pm on the day of arrival until 10.00 am on the day of departure.
Tourist tax (from 1 June to 15 September) 0.75 Euros. Membership Required: To stay in the hostel, you must be a member of AIG or Hosteling International. There are no age restrictions with regard to staying at the hostel. Discounts for families and groups.
The Apuano Hostel is the ideal place to spend theholidays.
Due to its strategic location, it offers the possibility of enjoying:
• the beach, which is only 10 meters away;
• making trips to the coast (the famous Cinque Terre area is close by);
• hiking in the mountains and the Apuan Alps;
• wilderness excursions;
• visits to historic towns.
The Apuano Hostel is located in an art nouveau villa in the middle of a 5,000 square metre garden, which is 10 meters from the beach and the Apuano Riviera. It's an ideal place to relax and go on holiday. The Hostel is nestled in a picturesque Alpine setting and offers a captivating combination of sea and mountains. It is also a strategic point for making wilderness excursions and discovering the Carrara marble quarries (10 km away) and the medieval Massa Castle. It is also near the historical cities of Lucca (40 km), Pisa (50 km), Florence (120 km) and the Cinque Terre region (18 km).
The Apuano Hostel is located in an art nouveau villa set in a 5,000 square metre garden. It is also 10 metres from the beach and the Apuano Riviera. It's an ideal place to relax and go on holiday. The Hostel is nestled in a picturesque Alpine setting and offers a captivating combination of sea and mountains. Due to its strategic location, it offers the possibility of making trips to the beach as well as inland excursions.
The hostel is also on the Francigena Way, created by the Lombards (even though the name comes from the Carolingian period). This route led pilgrims from Northern Europe (and the Knights of the Crusades) to Rome, the Holy City. The Apuano Hostel is an ideal place to spend your holidays.
How to Get There
You can travel to the Apuano Hostel conveniently and easily in a number of ways.
If coming from the Carrara motorway exit, turn right and then turn left at the second traffic light. Follow the road along the coast for about 2 km until you reach the Apuano Hostel.
If taking the Massa motorway exit turn right and then at the roundabout turn right again. After three more roundabouts, turn right again at the third roundabout and continue along the Viale Delle Pinete for 2 km until you reach the Apuano Hostel. There is free parking inside the facilities.
By train: You can get off at the Carrara Avenza Station (3 km away) or the Massa Central Station (5 km away). From there, you can reach the hostel by bus or taxi.
By plane: The nearest airport is "Galileo Galilei" in Pisa (50 km away). From there, you can reach the hostel by train or bus.