We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
WINNER WONDERLAND
Win Big When You Book on TripAdvisor

Hostel Cinque Terre

Show Prices
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
1 room
Check In Check Out
Please enter your travel dates to continue
Check Availability
Book on
or compare prices from up to 200 sites including:
Management photos
Hostel Cinque Terre
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"scriptFlags":null,"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

163 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 121: English reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The location of the hostel is on the peak of Manarola, which isn't recommended for anyone carrying suitcases uphill, then you'd be surprised with 20 more steps to get to the hostel itself. Reception staff aren't there after 8pm so that's a problem if you want to checkin afterwards. Internet was lousy and mostly in the reception area. (Which is...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Farah E
Austin, Texas
Reviewed 8 September 2016

I liked Hostel Cinque Terre, the bathrooms and rooms were clean enough. But I would not stay there again bc the staff does not make you feel very "welcome". They close the community / dining area and the outside patio after 10 AM , so there is no where to sit and drink a coffee. They wouldn't even let me...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Eringt
Paris, France
Reviewed 8 September 2016

This is probably the worst hostel that there is. The first minute itself in this hostel was unpleasant. When we had booked for 3 nights but then our bus timings changed and we requested them politely if its possible to cancel the bookings and give us the refund (which was 50 euros- 2 beds, one night, overtly expensive seeing what...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Chinmayee N
Calgary, Canada
Reviewed 26 August 2016

Lots of ants, make your own bed, rent a towel, and pay for a weak breakfast that seems to be an inconvenience to the hostel staff. if i was to do it again, I would pay twice as much to stay elsewhere, and I am very frugal. I would still stay here as opposed to a larger city like La...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Geoff B
Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

After a trek up a huge hill we were met with the most average hostel ever. Rooms are basic, one PowerPoint per rooms which doesn't make sense if your in a mixed dorm with people from all over the place. Staff don't exist, hostel is locked from 12-4 which is absolutely ridiculous for anyone who needs to get it at...

 Report
Helpful?
1Thank ash_h19
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

The hostel took money before our arrival, even though when booking states it won't until check-in. There was someone else's dirty underwear and socks left in the room (indicating to me it wasn't cleaned prior to our arrival). The hostel provided very minimal info/pamphlets on things to do. There is no way to cook your own food, abailiable fridge is...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank ForrestK
Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 15 August 2016

This hostel has a perfect setting for an amazing stay on the Cinque Terre - on a budget. We loved the place Francesca and her staff were so welcoming, friendly and accommodating. They helped us in so many ways with information as well as arranging a transfer for the 50 bags uphill to the bus parking on the day of...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Tesmith
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 July 2016

This hostel is a great, simple base. It's right at the top of the hill of Manarola (which is quite steep) so heavy luggage isn't ideal! We stayed in a 6-bed dorm which was adequate and clean: bunk beds, a big locker each (bring a padlock) and a blanket for each bed if it gets chilly in the winter. There...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank Tilly M
Warwickshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 June 2016

Manarola is a closed village, so we had to park further up the hill (20 EUR overnight) - but the hostel is only 5 minutes walk away. You do have to walk up a few steep steps to get to the front door. We ere lucky that there were people in reception, as it was closed at the time of...

 Report
Helpful?
Thank jamestaylor2016
Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

When I arrived at first I couldn't get in, 'cause there was no one there, then another guest let me in... The staff is really very nice, Wifi's slow and only available at the reception area, in every room (6 persons) there's only one socket - where can you charge your phone/camera.... and the rooms... just look at the photos......

 Report
Helpful?
Thank wickiez

87 photos of this hotel

Traveller photos: See what travellers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveller Photos (86)
Viewed
View from Room (16)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (14)
Viewed
Room/Suite (6)
Viewed
Dining (9)
Viewed
Pool/Beach Area (1)
Viewed
Bathroom (2)
Viewed
Other (38)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (1)
Viewed
Other (1)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Also consider these accommodations in or near Manarola
5.6 mi away
Hotel Monterosso Alto
Hotel Monterosso Alto
#14 of 20 in Monterosso al Mare
143 reviews
0.8 mi away
Hotel Villa Argentina
Hotel Villa Argentina
#8 of 10 in Riomaggiore
305 reviews
4.1 mi away
No photo provided
Agriturismo Graziella
#8 of 17 in Vernazza
25 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
0.7 mi away
Hotel La Zorza
Hotel La Zorza
#19 of 32 in Riomaggiore
186 reviews
4.9 mi away
Camere/ Rooms Le Sirene & Raggi di Sole
Camere/ Rooms Le Sirene & Raggi ...
#40 of 50 in Monterosso al Mare
63 reviews
0.1 mi away
Ca' de Baran
Ca' de Baran
#14 of 16 in Manarola
46 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Amenities

Highlights
  • Restaurant
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Things to do
  • Restaurant
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Ostello Cinque Terre e un ostello independente situato nel centro storico di Manarola. Non e necessaria una tessera degli ostelli e non ci sono limiti di eta. Ostello Cinque Terre e il posto ideale per visitare i paesi di Riomaggiore, Manarola, Corniglia, Vernazza e Monterosso. Siamo a pochi minuti dalla stazione ferroviaria, dal parcheggio e dai battelli. Dall'ostello partono numerosi sentieri e la nostra posizione in cima al paese consente una vista a 360° delle terrazze coltivate a vigneto, del paese e del mare. Le nostre camere: • Letti in stanze dormitorio da sei posti per uomini o per donne (camere separate) ampia finestra con vista e con servizi comuni al piano; • stanza doppia ( 2 letti singoli) con bagno privato e ampia finestra con vista paese e vigneti; • camere famiglia ( da 4 o 6 letti ) con bagno privato e ampia finestra con vista paese e vigneti. In ogni stanza sono presenti ventilatori a soffitto, tavolino, armadietti e luci da lettura Ciascun piano ha un'area comune con un piccolo soggiorno e vista mare. Internet Wifi gratis in tutta la struttura. Il nostro ristorante si trova al piano terra dell'ostello. Offriamo servizio di prima colazione e cena. E' possibile consumare i pasti nella nostra sala da pranzo o all'aperto nel patio. Non c'e' uso cucina. Per motivi igienici non e possibile consumare cibi propri. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hostel Cinque Terre

Address: Via Bernardo Riccobaldi 21, 19017 Manarola, Italy
Region: Italy > Liguria > Italian Riviera > Cinque Terre > Manarola
Price Range: £43 - £81 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 14
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com so you can book your Hostel Cinque Terre reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Ostello Cinque Terre Hotel Manarola
Hostel Cinque Terre Manarola, Italy
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travellers have asked, with answers from Hostel Cinque Terre staff and other travellers.
1 question
Ask a question

See all questions (1)

Questions? Get answers from Hostel Cinque Terre staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travellers prefer

“The elevator is capricious, so if you have lots of luggage, lower floors are better!”
 of 5 bubbles MariposaFirefly25, 22 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Hostel offers breakfast that's cheaper than what you'll find as you walk down to the main piazza”
 of 5 bubbles katieo832, 23 Jun 2015 | Read review
“double rooms ar emuch better”
 of 5 bubbles AiPphoto, 29 Apr 2015 | Read review
“Get a room facing the water!”
 of 5 bubbles Worldlypeoples, 27 Apr 2015 | Read review
“I stayed in a female dorm room, it was very spacious and only 4 of the 6 beds were taken.”
 of 5 bubbles KimS1988, 26 Mar 2015 | Read review
5 of 5
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay