The Monastery Stays Blog

Welcome to the Monastery Stays Blog!

The Monastery Stays Blog

Here you will find a collection of posts about all things Monastery Stays. We have years of knowledge around staying in monastery accommodation across Italy, Austria and Slovenia and look forward to sharing our insights and experiences with you.

Whether you are looking for guest house recommendations, tips on what to do in a city or to find ideas for your next getaway, the Monastery Stays Blog has you covered.

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Buon viaggio!

Recent Posts

Dream and Plan – Rome Travel Guide

Rome Travel Guide, Monastery Stays

Dream and Plan with Monastery Stays! In this ultimate travel guide to Rome Travel, we’ll give you tips on where to stay, what to see and more!

Short notice? No worries!

Sorrento, Monastery Stays

Recently, we have noticed a lot of our guests have been booking Stays at short notice. Often with only one or two weeks from booking to arrival, we have been working hard to ensure our guests requirements are met as they prepare for their trip abroad.

Learn about the wine windows of Florence!

Florence, Monastery Stays

With thousands of years of history, Florence has many secrets. Behind the Renaissance art and architectural masterpieces which fill the city, there are hundreds of stories to be told. Perhaps one of the most relevant for today are the hundreds of wine windows, or buchette del vino, that abound in Florence.

5 top day trip destinations in Italy – Part 3

Paestum, Monastery Stays

Italy is perfectly set up for travellers to visit different towns in a day. While basing yourself in a larger city, take advantage of Italy’s exceptional train network and compact size to explore a nearby area, without the need to pack your bags!

5 top day trip destinations in Italy – Part 2

Treviso, Monastery Stays

Italy is a country full of possibilities. With so much to see and do, sometimes it’s a good idea to base yourself in a major city and explore nearby towns for the day. That way, you get the most out of your time!