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Academy Hostel

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07/05/2017 08/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Aldershot, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Got there too early to check in but allowed to put our belongings in the storage room. 24hr friendly helpful reception staff.. Rooms spotless also a small shared kitchen where you could grab a drink or make a snack. The hostel does want everyone out between 11.30 and 2.30 to clean the building. Could be a problem if you arrived...

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Quezon City, Philippines
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Centrally located hostel, perfect for sightseeing. It's less than a block away from the Doumo and 2 blocks away from Academia Gallery. Breakfast is included and it is just so-so. I wish they at least change the type of bread, jam, cereals on a regular basis. Just to have variety especially for long staying guest. There's a common kitchen but...

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Beirut, Lebanon
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

And for the price wow!! The location is vibrant and very practical, it's clean and comfortable and not very far from the train station. I would definitely recommend it for the price! My friends were skeptical about staying in a hostel and were very surprised by how clean and fun the stay was.

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Canton of Zurich, Switzerland
Reviewed 31 December 2016

Location: This hostel in a min away from the Santa Maria Del Fiore, 3-4 min from Accademia Gallery, and San Marcos Piazza, and about 10min walk from train station along one straight route until Santa Maria Cathedral. So, in short all attractions are within 2-3k radius. Hostel: Good features: Hostel is rightly priced for about 40 euros/night, given the location....

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 30 November 2016

The first hostel I stayed in and was pretty good. Friendly and helpful staff. Lots of communal spaces. Decent rooms and comfortable. Good bathrooms. Generally a good but not exceptional hostel. Big plus is the location. Florence isnt huge so location isnt a big issue but this place is in a great spot. Right in the middle of everything.

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Ireland
Reviewed 17 October 2016

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Girona
Reviewed 12 October 2016

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 7 October 2016

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Worcestershire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

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Ireland
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Staying in Duomo

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Duomo
Florentia, as it was called by Latins, is permeated by an eternal beauty spread in all corners of the city. The historic center is characterized by the immensity of the Duomo, able to transport tourists into the brightest age of Florence: the Renaissance. Who does not know the Brunelleschi Dome, San Giovanni Baptistery and the Giotto’s Campanile? Everything is enclosed here and it would be easy to imagine the city as it was in ancient times, with maids walking in the main square and horses carrying coaches. Nowadays, roads are busy with street artists. Rustic Tuscan bakeries give way to fashion shops; just stop for a few minutes in the middle of Piazza della Repubblica to enjoy the colors and sweet melody of the carousel that will bring back great memories from anyone’s childhood.
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  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This discreet, smart new hostel is at the most central location in Florence, beside the Duomo on the start of the street that leads to the Museum dell'Accademia (Academy Gallery where Michelangelo's David is housed). The hostel is an early 17th Century Palace, a gem of sober architecture and refined atmosphere.Academy Hostel Florence are the ideal venue for a vacation in Florence. The rooms feature elegant and welcoming interiors, wenge essential-design furniture, and the best amenities offered by Hostel Florence Academy. he entrance lounge room of Hostel are a combination of elegance and style where art and design contribute to the guests tailor-made experience of good taste. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Academy Hostel

Address: Via Ricasoli 9, 50122, Florence, Italy
Region: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence > Duomo
Price Range: £31 - £84 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 7
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“Choose room with 4 beds.”
RamachandraKuravi, 31 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Pick a room with own toilet, the difference of price is not that much”
Jhvx, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Ensuite would've been good”
610bethm, 21 Aug 2016 | Read review
“All of them are great! I booked in the "M" room for 4 persons.”
graysonm973, 4 Aug 2016 | Read review
“I recommend 4 bed mixed dorm.”
LTigger88, 28 May 2015 | Read review
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