Excursion Refuge Casanova in Casentino
Casanova has reopened! The legendary hotel-refuge
immersed in the age-old forest between La Verna e
Camaldoli, in the heart of the National Park of the
Casentinesi Forests, has been completely renovated
and has reopened to the public after years of
The hotel has rooms fitted out for educational
activities, lab work, and/or talks, meeting points
for tourists with a cosy bar and TV room.
The Casanova Refuge has rooms with 2, 4, 6 beds, and
double and single rooms all with balconies.
It offers specialities of the Tuscan Romagnole and
Feretrane regions. The food is healthy, delicious
and plentiful. There is a special feature for
trekkers and excursionists: a warm lunch in the
forest as an alternative to the usual packed
• Excursions and walks of every kind catering to all
tastes with Environmental Excursion Guides, in
biogenetic reserves, along ridges, on Monte
Falterona /Falco and in the fantastic fields of
• Group excursions by mountain bike; bicycles and
assistance are provided by the association.
• Walks up the mountain torrents, the necessary
equipment is provided by the association.
• Culture tours (with tour guide) in the most
beautiful centres of Casentino (Poppi, Bibbiena,
Pieve di Romena, Pratovecchio e Stia) or Arezzo and
Firenze. Visits to the Monastery and Hermitage of
Camaldoli, with its splendid and old pharmacy, and
the magnificient Sanctuary of Verna.
You can connect to the Internet anywhere in the
hotel thanks to the free wireless service!