Aleteia: Want to get away? How about your own “cell” in this “Hotel for the Soul”?
A luxury hotel in Italy that promises monastic silence
By Carrie Gress
One hotelier has taken the notion of silence to heart, tapping into that deep hunger created by our chaotic world. Marcello Murzilli has opened a new high-end hotel near Orvieto, Italy, that turns the idea of luxury on its head. Called Eremito, the hotel emphasizes silence in a monastic sort of way – no wifi, no phones, no TVs, no minibars.