Religious Stay in Italy 

Stays for groups, singles and families in religious and laic structures: Convents, Monasteries, Hermitages, Sanctuaries, Hospitality Houses, Insitutions and religious Houses, Guesthouses, Parish Houses, Holiday Homes, Hotels, Campgrounds, Farmhouses, Hostels, Alpine Houses, B&B, Scout Houses, Student, Land for tents




Disabled access

Sport facilities

Meeting rooms

Retreat house of ROSTOLENA in Vicchio (Florence)

Via di Rostolena 11 - 50039 Vicchio (Firenze)
Number of beds41
affiliatoStruttura affiliata Associazione Ospitalità Religiosa Italiana 2019
Landline phone +39 055 8430571
Fax +39 055 846646
accessibilitychurchparking areaBreakfastmealroomgardensportWifipaper


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)

Specific details

Profile of the guest Family, Family with children, Parish youth group, Organized group, Parish group, Pilgrims, Scout
Reason for stay Pilgrimages, School camps, Spiritual retreats, Prayer meetings, Spiritual exercises, Experiences of silence, Scout fields, Holidays / Tourism, Week end
When to go January, February, March, April, May, June, July, August, September, October, November, December
Type of structure Holiday house, Canonical house, Holiday home, Casale, Farmhouse, Scout House, Land for tents
Structure management Religious property with hospitality management entrusted to lay people
Area Hill
Treatment Self-management
Accommodation type Single, Doubles, Triple / Multiple, Shared rooms, Outdoor space for tents
Common services Church, Garden, Children’s play area, Park, Outdoor space for activities, Meeting room, Futsal field, Volleyball court, Car parking, Coach parking, Cellular network coverage
Accommodation facilities Towels sheets, Shared bathroom, Hairdryer, Heating



Via di Rostolena 11 - 50039 Vicchio (Firenze)