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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My friends and I stayed here for one night during a week-long trip to Italy, but we ended up wishing we'd stayed longer! The three of us were lucky enough to stay in a gorgeous apartment overlooking the Duomo--for the price of a hostel! We arrived early despite having a bit of trouble finding the hostel (directions were clear, the...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 10 October 2016

It's central, but that's about as much as is good about it. The guy at the front desk was incredibly rude and not happy to help us at all. The place itself needs some significant renovation to make it pleasant. There are much better options in Florence, I'd avoid if possible.

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Overall, this hostel is very average. Fairly clean, fairly comfortable private rooms and OK service from the guy who works up front. Let's face it, you don't stay at a hostel for comfort and amenities, so this shouldn't disappoint. It's biggest selling point is the location. Easy walk to everything including Ufizzi, Duomo and train station.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 June 2016

Smelly sinks, shower. Lovely-not! The room was a good size, it had a reasonably priced minibar - bottled water cost no more than in the shops. It wasn't the friendliest place when we arrived, but they did help with our bags when leaving and called a taxi for us. The location was good. It's not disabled friendly, not their fault...

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Stamford, Connecticut
Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

I booked a private room and it was absolutely beautiful. It is set up very nice and is very clean. It is separate from the main office but in a wonderful location. Our room was located somewhat in the center of the main attractions. It was a five minute walk from the Statue of David and was surrounded by stores,...

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Bucharest, Romania
Reviewed 27 April 2016

I like your hotel for services and location. My trip in Florence was better by sleep in the historycal center. The owner was very friendly. I will stay again here at the my new Florence trip. So... nice place

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed 12 January 2016

We went to the address on our confirmation but later were moved to another location. The new location had a musty and smoky smell. The room was big and roomy but the shower head fell and broke on the first night we were there. The location of the hostel is very central.

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Lugoj, Romania
Reviewed 11 January 2016

It was the best hostel I've ever stayed at. The owner was very friendly. He even showed us more rooms and allowed us to choose the one that we preferred. Needless to say the location was excellent, in the heart of Florence with a view of the dome. It was also very clean and cheap. I would love to go...

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Stevenage, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 November 2015

The hostel was clean and beds very comfy. Very central for all attractions and very near to the river which is lovely to walk along early morning or as the sun is setting. Large room with sleeping for 5 people, a fridge and tea making facilities.

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Arlington, Virginia
Reviewed 24 September 2015

I would recommend this location to anyone visiting Florence. Staff was very friendly and kind, location was amazing, and the room was large and had everything you need. There is a shared kitchen available, our unit had a mini fridge, room to hang clothes, outlet adapters (didn't need them, but a very nice gesture nonetheless), fantastic shower and bathroom, and...

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Santa Croce
Stop and stare at the beauty and symmetry of the Basilica of Santa Croce any time day or night. Unraveling around it are a number of architectural and artistic masterpieces, from the Synagogue to the Central National Library. As a hub for young people, the area gets busy with people who want to have fun: a continuous flow of tourists and locals become animated by songs and dances.
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Address: via Volta dei Tintori, 1, Florence, Italy
Region: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence > Santa Croce
Price Range: £27 - £112 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 29
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“Not far from main attractions”
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“nice view and place”
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“Pay for the air conditioning! It's worth it!!!”
 of 5 bubbles natalieo410, 22 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Ask for a room with a balcony!”
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