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Hostel Santa Monaca Reviews

Via Santa Monaca 6, Florence, Italy

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1588 Total Reviews
  • 75%Value For Money
  • 80%Security
  • 83%Location
  • 84%Staff
  • 68%Atmosphere
  • 74%Cleanliness
  • 73%Facilities

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Located within the city center and it is convenient to walk to all the places. The staff seemed to be quite busy with admin work, it took some time for them to come to you to answer your questions, but they were friendly.


The location was great. At the other side of the river. With quaint shops and beautiful neighbourhood. The staff were very friendly and helpful. Will definitely recommend this place. :)


Stayed here for 3 nights in a 6 bed female dorm. Room was large, beds comfortable, and lockers (although on the small side) fit my book-bag nicely. Located right next door to a supermarket so you are able to get food/drinks as needed to save money instead of eating out. Hostel is about a 15 minute walk from the train station, not too far away to make it a hassle but just far enough off the beaten path to have a nice quiet night's sleep.


The staff were very friendly and helpful, beds were comfortable enough, but the showers weren't great. Everyone staying at the hostel was very friendly though. I was very close to a lot of vwry nice things to see, but not sureounded by other tourists and the area had a nice vibe. I would stay here again.


There were lots of brochures so I found a few great things to do. Staff were lovely and helpful. Good location. Felt safe. Comfortable bed. Lots of mozzies. Not very good showers..and there was a bandaid in one.


Good location for the station and the city. The staff were very helpful in advice and recommendations. Room had lockers for security but the bunks weren't very stable. Shower and toilet was clean. Hostel slightly Faulty Towersesque in feel with stairs up and down - a maze. Small terrace - too small for hostel size. No common room for meeting others and breakfast not included.

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Dear Guest, thank you for your review and welcome back :) We have a big common room near the kitchen room. We don't serve breakfast and we have a big kitchen to use. See you soon,


Location is good, but too noise outside!toilet is clean, but the shower room was bad.


Hostel santa Monica is very central located hostel. It's literraly huge. Lots of people staying up there infact toilests are usually clean.


It has a good kitchen and a large common room area. But it's really dirty, the wifi is terrible, and the showers are really far away from the rooms. The lockers are small (your backpack won't fit, but big enough to store valuables). Hard to be social because the rooftop terrace is tiny and closes early. There is an annoying lockout from 10-2 and a curfew. Don't come here if you like to party. Friendly staff though and great location.

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