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Ostello Il Volto

via Sanremo 100/A 85100 Potenza, Potenza, Italy

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Potenza Hostel

Hostel Potenza

Hostelling International

Welcome to our hostel

The Hostel Il Volto offers private rooms with en suite bathroom and common rooms with external bathroom (accessible to disabled guests) with solutions for all needs and for people of all ages, genres and nationalities; Free wi-fi access, TV room and reading room with books and travel information, free parking are available. Each guest is guaranteed with bed sheet with towel wear.
The property does not have a restaurant or kitchen, in the refectory room you can eat the meals that users will bring for you.
Potenza, the highest region of Italy with its 819 meters above sea level, is an austere and elegant city in its medieval urban spine with access door features, modern in its new neighborhoods that immediately show itself to the visitor who goes beyond The imposing Musmeci bridge. Of prerogative origin, its history is enclosed in the ancient city heart, the squares, the cathedral and the numerous churches, the noble palaces, the libraries, the ruins of an imperial Roman villa, the Guevara tower, archaeological museums, They gather testimonies of races and cultures that have been over the centuries.

Points of interest:
Campus of Macchia Romana of the University of Basilicata - 1 km;
Historical center - 4 km;
St. Gerard's Cathedral;
Prefecture Square, Government Palace and Teatro Francesco Stabile;
Torre Guevara;
The four gates of the city (Santa Lucia, San Gerardo, San Giovanni and Portasalza);
National Archaeological Museum Dinu Adamesteanu, Loffredo Palace;
Provincial Archaeological Museum - 1.2 km;
National Library - 4 km;
Remains of the Villa Romana located in the area of Malvaccaro - 2 km.
A particularly interesting place is the Church of San Rocco Confessore which is only 2.5 km away and contains inside the altar on which St. John Paul II celebrated his last Holy Mass outside the Vatican walls precisely in Loreto (AN ) in September 2004 with “Azione Cattolica”.
Being an AIG Point, this property is open to both AIG/HI members and non-members, but AIG/HI members get a discount of at least 10% on the overnight rates applied to other guests.
Prices mentioned below are members only.
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Prices are members' prices

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Dorms - Per guest per night


Private - Per room per night


Important info

  • 24-hour check-in is not available
  • Check-in is available between 16:00 and 20:00
  • Please contact hostel if arriving after 10:00
  • Government-issued photo ID is required to check in.
  • Children under the age of 14 must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.
  • Unaccompanied children under the age of 18 can be accommodated only with a letter from a parent or legal guardian providing permission for the child's unsupervised stay.
  • Membership can be purchased on arrival at hostel.
  • Rates quoted assume guests are members of Hostelling International or a National Youth Hostel Association.
  • Non-members are required to purchase full membership on arrival at hostel.
  • Limited payment options apply at hostel check-in
  • Payment methods accepted at hostel are cash only.
  • Payment methods accepted at hostel are cash only in local currency.
  • Pets are not permitted in the hostel.
  • Prices and product availability is as accurate as possible but may be subject to change during checkout



Leisure & Fitness

  • Common room
  • Garden
  • TV room


  • Elevator / Lift
  • Suitable for wheelchair users

Food & Drink

  • Vending machine

Facilities - Internet Access

  • Wifi
  • WIFI Charges - Free

Facilities - In-Hostel Services

  • Car Parking at Hostel
  • Car Parking at Hostel Type - Free
  • Travel / Tour Desk

  • AIG Points Hostel
Opening times

Opening times

Open all year

From 09:30 to 13:00
From 16:00 to 19:30
From 11:00 to 13:00
From 16:00 to 18:00

Get in touch

Get in touch

Tel. +39 06 98261462

Fax. +39 06 94356149


Around the hostel

Around the hostel

Nearby attractions

  • Cinema (2 to 3km)
  • City Centre (2 to 3km)
  • Cycle trails (More than 10km)
  • Local market (500m to 1km)
  • Museums / Art Galleries (500m to 1km)
  • Restaurants (500m to 1km)
  • Shopping area / Mall (More than 10km)
  • Ski area (More than 10km)
  • Supermarket / Food store (1 to 2km)
  • Theatre (2 to 3km)
Getting to us

Getting to us


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