The Scattered Hotel National Association

ADI was created on June 15th, 2006 during the first “National Convention for Scattered Hotel Managers” in Rimini.

Mission of the association

Promoting and supporting the development of scattered hotels in Italy, protecting their image and reputation with public institutions, the press, the intermediary system and the tourism demand.

ADI-The Goals:

  • Offering a “Albergo Diffuso” model to the national and international market
  • Guaranteeing a unified regulation
  • Regulating the quality of the offer
  • Promoting the initiatives that aim to enhance the A.D. hospitality concept
  • Facilitating members’ individual purchase
  • Managing common goals
  • Starting business, promotion and advertising activities
  • Make the model international

The “Albergo Diffuso” in Italy: Common aspects

  • “Horizontal” hospitality: rooms and services located in different buildings
  • Buildings located in culturally, historically, environmentally important territories
  • Typical food from the area
  • “Albergo Diffuso DOC”: the ideal concept
  • Centralized management 
  • Hospitality unit
  • Location in historical centres
  • Integrated hosting community
  • Shared restrooms for the guests
  • Reasonable distance between housing units and common spaces
  • Original environment with typical houses (furnished and refurbished)
  • High-quality standard (comparable to a three-star hotel and more)
  • Integration of the tourist in the area and the culture