Posts Tagged: Italy

Florence Fast Tracked

Florence Ponte Vecchio

How to spend a few short days in Florence Monastery accommodation in Florence Bed and breakfast from €32pp/n One of the most popular tourist destinations in Italy, Florence boasts an impressive number of sights to visit. The city has a compact historic centre, which makes getting around on foot easy. Wander the cobblestone streets and… Read more »

Italy with Monastery Stays

Monastery Stays - Italy Accommodation

Experience a true slice of Italian life with accommodation in authentic Italian monastery & convent guest houses Spring is in the air… sunny summer days are not far away… landscapes of terracotta rooftops, captivating countryside and Mediterranean vistas await! Discover Italy and experience a true slice of Italian life with Monastery Stays. Bed and breakfast… Read more »

My nights with the nuns

A nun looks both ways in front of St Peter’s Basilica, in Rome

A bed near the big city sights for £59? Our writer’s prayers were answered on an Italian convent stay in Venice and Rome All over Italy, religious houses are opening their doors to visitors. Their offer is unique: the chance to sample a gentler pace of life, often staying in glorious, ancient buildings with a… Read more »

Cruising around Italy?

Cruising and Monastery Stays

Experience monastery accommodation when cruising around Italy Guest houses near cruise ports Twin share from €30pp/n Arriving into Italy on a cruise ship is a special experience. Slowly rolling into the Bay of Naples with Mount Vesuvius as your backdrop. Maneuvering into the cruise port on the western edge of Venice. Taking in the pristine… Read more »

Buon Natale from Monastery Stays

Santa's Christmas in Rome

Merry Christmas & happy holidays to all our friends! Follow Santa to monasterystays.com Experience a true slice of Italian life in 2017! We wish you all a safe, peaceful Christmas and joyous holiday season. Looking for a New Year resolution? Follow our friend on the Vespa and scoot to monasterystays.com to book a unique accommodation… Read more »

Enjoying the Lago di Garda

The Garda Family House (VEC113)

A lake-side idyll Getaway to Castelletto di Brenzone, Lake Garda Lake Garda Accommodation Experience authentic Castelletto di Brenzone, Lake Gardawith Monastery Stays The Garda Family House (VEC113)Brenzone, Lake Garda, Veneto From €41.00pp/n As a lover of Italy, you will know that Il Bel Paese has something to offer all types of travellers. Castelletto di Brenzone… Read more »

Breakfast – ‘prima colazione’

Breakfast at Monastery Stays

Start your day with a traditional Italian breakfast Monastery Stays with an Italian Breakfast Bed & breakfast accommodation from €30pp/n Where are the eggs? Breakfast in Italy is a unique and delicious experience. You won’t find bacon and eggs – the ‘Full English’ or ‘American Breakfast’ is nowhere to be seen in the dining rooms… Read more »

Travelling to Italy?

Experience a true slice of Italian life with Monastery StaysAccommodation in authentic Italian monastery & convent guest houses In the News! Don’t just take our word for it Check out this recent travel media featuring Monastery Stays A heavenly way to see Italy’s cities Monasteries and convents opening their doors to tourists. The Times, UK… Read more »

A heavenly way to see Italy’s cities

Monasteries and convents opening their doors to tourists Staying in a monastery or convent guest house in Italy – Monastery Stays – is a unique opportunity to escape the hustle and bustle of mainstream hotels and experience Italy’s cities immersed in a hospitality tradition that has been around for 1500+ years. The Times recently took… Read more »