Ostello del Bigallo - Bigallo Hostel Reviews
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Great hostel! I spent 4 days there in a private room and it was amazing. Very very friendly staff, a huge garden with an incredible view to Florence, good breakfast and pasta, clean, quiet, excellent! Distance could be a problem if you don't have a car - but it was not my case. If you are looking for a quiet place to relax and be close to nature, I strongly recommend it!
Staff was not helpful at all. Directions to hostel was wrong when i told the staff they felt offended and didnt change.
Staff was awesome!! Really kind and nice. But the location was bad. Anyway I can say value for money.
Beautiful. A hike to get up to, but it is worth it. Also, the dinner and wine are delicious.
When I was reading comments about hostel before i went to there, I was really angry to myself why i choosed this hostel. But I went to hostel, and stayed 3 nights, then I said i wish I could stay longer. It is far from center, right. But there are buses u can go ,and if u learn when it goes (arrivel time, u feel Comfortable. buy sth(drink, food etc) from center and bring hostel and eat with ur friends due to perfect view. Breakfast is wonderful. nice staff.love u :) I hope see you again
I left my passport at the reception and didn't realize until a few hours after I checked out. Nathalie was kind enough to send it to a hotel by the Florence train station so I could pick it up!
Bigallo hostel is an old monastery far away from the center of Firenze. The problem, is not to take two bus to arrive there, but a very and cansative walk , a climb to arrive there and no lights in the night. For those have car, it can be a nice choice for the price but who doesnt, its not a good option. Aside it, I noticed they turned off the heater in the middle of the night, what was bad as the monastery is very cold, specially for being localizated in a mountain. Bathroom wasnt clean.
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- Couple, 25-30
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