Retreat house of ROSTOLENA in Vicchio (Florence)
The "Rostolena" retreat house is located in the town of Vicchio in Mugello, 30 km from Florence. You reach the asphalt road 3 km from Vicchio (train and bus station). It is in the vicinity of Barbiana (where Don Lorenzo Milani lived and is buried), half-way up the hill, with plenty of green space around it.
The house has been renovated recently.
Equipment of the house: 40 beds (bunk with blankets, cushions, etc. ..), number 7 rooms, heating, bathrooms and showers adequate, equipped kitchen (available dishes, cutlery, slicer, fridge, freezer, pots and pans, etc .. ), outdoor space and parking, soccer field, volleyball court (illuminated), campfire point, wood oven and barbecue, amphitheater, adjoining church available, various gazebos with tables and chairs, porch with ping pong, barn renovated in 2015, space for tent places.
Within 200 m. church. Within 1 km. inhabited area. Between 1 and 5 km bus stop, train station, ATM, bar / restaurant, supermarket, pharmacy, hospital. Over 10 km airport.
2 night minimum, No smoking in the entire building.
Costs for the entire structure: € 200 per day in the winter, € 300 per day for the summer (minimum 1 week). The rates are inclusive of expenses for light / gas / heating / water / etc. (add 2016)