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The breakfast here is the best I have had at any hostel I´ve ever stayed. Wide variety of options and they are all pretty good. Great location. Very close to Florence´s main station (where also most tours meet up), and walking distance to the main tourist attractions. Beds were comfortable, with plenty of space in the bed room. Also, bathroom was very clean. Stay at this place, you wont regret it.
It is near to the train station with only around 4 mins walk. The breakfast buffet is very nice with different kinds of food. There is also a free walking tour which gave us lots of information of the city.
I loved being at this hostel!! The place is great, beautiful,tons of great people to talk to, breakfast is variated and they have laundry inside the hostel (paid) that was really useful for me. The rooms are clean and there are baths inside. Definitely I would come back.
Best breakfast of all the hostels I've stayed in!! So much choice - something for everyone from cooked food to ice cream! They also offer a wide range of evening meals at a very reasonable price. Met lots of awesome Korean people here as well which gave me a good impression of the hostel. Was able to watch the world cup on the TV in the dining room. Good location next to the train station, would stay here again if I came back to Florence!
Bathroom inside the room is very convenient to use. Though after 6 people using it, it must be wet and moggy. The free breakfast provided is wonderful! With dessert, biscuits, pasta, ice cream, etc. Staff are friendly. Only thin sheet is provided as quilt but it is ok for such a hot weather.
This hostel was in a great location, close to the main train station and quick easy access to the main attractions. Most of the sites were a short 10 - 15 minute walk. I liked the fact that the offered all female rooms and each bed was assigned and the lockers came equipped with a lock. The area had plenty of restaurants and shopping. The staff members were also very helpful.
if the wifi network can improve, it will be much better.
Nice hostel, plugs by each bed, my 8 bed dorm had it's own shower. Free breakfast was nice, they also serve cheap but good meals. Only thing missing was atmosphere, it felt like the place was dead when I was there in the middle of summer.
It is very clean and nice. And it is very near from station .
the only thing is those sheets are not very clean and new.
I was quite surprised that we were moved from a hostel into a hotel. I was looking forward to a hostel type environment where I would be able to socialise with other travellers. That aside, this was in a good location and the staff were quite friendly.
- Novice Nomad
- New Zealand
- Couple, 25-30
- (1 review)
We went on both free walking tours with Constanza - she was fantastic and showed us a few places off the beaten track. It really made our trip to Florence. thank you!!
Great hostel. Rooms were always clean. Breakfast was big and varied. Although they can be a bit slow to fill things up. Dinner was good and cheap. There is a lovely garden. They also had hot water and cold water and a microwave for use. No full kitchen but you can get by. Also very close to the train station.
Very spacious, nice hostel. Breakfast was very good and in a good area of Florence. Would stay here again, good value for money
Staff is impersonal and straightforward. They got cheap eats at the hotel (pasta and pizza) and basic survival snacks and drinks at the reception desk. What I disliked is the fact the breakfast took too long to be refilled, so we had to wait a long time once we got there a little late. But it is amazing and they even got tiramisù. So it compensates the bads. The location is good if you are arriving by train and going around is a 15 min walk to the historical district.
Convenient location, being just 3 short blocks from the main train station, and within easy walking distance from most of the important sights. There are city bus stops nearby. There are good restaurants and cafes on Via Faenza where the hostel lies. The breakfast is phenomenal with eggs, lasagna, vegetables/ fruit, rice, bread and pastries. Many Koreans there and they are not accustomed to hostel culture. They tend to make a mess and inconvenience room mates. Plumbing issues but handled well.
Great hostel, definitely recommend. The wifi was dodgy at times but eerything else perfect
I would reccomend Archi Rossi to the most of travellers)... They are really friendly, have nice rooms, charge proper money. I would only improve the internet connection speed and definitly added towels in set of facilities! Thanks a lot, Nadia
My room had a locked cabnet for each guest in the room. i was really happy about that, also a computer! wow! never seen that before. Really enjoyed the walking tour too! and Best breaksfast I have ever seen!