Stemma di Piacenza

Casa del Viaggiatore



Casa del Viaggiatore

Casa Scalabrini

Collegio Morigi

Collegio S. Isidoro

Istituto Orsoline

Ostello Don Zermani

Ostello Papa Giovanni XXIII

Protezione della Giovane

Vicinato solidale



Casa del Viaggiatore is located at the edge of Piacenza city centre in the Convent of the Capuchin Friars, a historic building that recently underwent restoration.

Casa del Viaggiatore offers accommodation for 80 students and young workers in en suite single bedrooms. We can also host religious people, families, individuals, groups and self-sufficient elderly people for short stays, depending on vacancies.  

Our residence benefits from being a short distance from the two main universities of the city (Università Cattolica and Politecnico di Milano) and is jointly run by Association “Casa per Ferie – Casa del Viaggiatore” and by Cooperative “Aurora Domus”, renowned istitutions for student services management.

Rooms are all en suite and have been recently refurbished. Each room contains:

- one single bed

- desk and chair

- wardrobe

- bedding and towels, which are changed once a week.

- wired internet connection (wireless connection provided only in the communal area at the entrance)

- electric and TV sockets

 Rooms are cleaned weekly.

Guests can cook their own meals in the communal Kitchen. Please note that you need to use your own kitchenware as we don't provide it.

Communal Facilities:

- study rooms

- coin-operated washing machines

- lounge with TV

- football pitch

- free car park

- vending machines

 Once-only fee for annual membership is € 5



Associazione "Casa per Ferie-Casa del Viaggiatore"

Stradone Farnese 63/a
Piacenza, PC 29121


0523 1996230 (office)
0039 348 6376766 (mobile)







Where we are:
- Our facility is a ten-minute walk from the railway station;

- Università Cattolica can be easily reached by bus (lines 2 and 3, leaving from Piazzale Roma) or on foot (25-minute walk);

- Politecnico di Milano is a few metres from the residence;

- Università di Parma – Nursing and Physiotherapy school is a twenty-minute walk;

- Conservatorio Nicolini is a ten-minute walk.
You can find supermarkets, pharmacy, post office and gym a walking distance from the residence.




Politecnico di Milano Polo territoriale di Piacenza

Politecnico di Milano Polo territoriale di Piacenza


Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore

Università Cattolica


Università di Parma Corso di laurea in Infermieristica e Fisioterapia

Università di Parma Corso di laurea in Infermieristica e Fisioterapia


  Conservatorio Nicolini

Conservatorio Nicolini