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Ciao Hostel

Via Guido Monaco 34, 50144 Florence, Italy
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
15 reviews 15 reviews
8 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Clean and comfortable hostel. 2 shared bathroom each floor and a kitchen as well. Kitchen was clean, so do the dining area. But it is quite some distance from city center, laundry and shop. Nothing much nearby not even a convenient store. Overall it was a good stay.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

We loved this hostel. Granted it is a little out of the way, maybe an extra 10 minute walk but close to the train station, the facilities and friendly staff do make up for it. Air conditioned room, 2 bathrooms a floor, fully equipped kitchen and clean! Definitely would stay here again and recommend it to anyone.

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25 reviews 25 reviews
9 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

A very decent, clean hostel. Perfect for a good night's sleep - I loved the high ceiling rooms with AC and comfortable beds. A bit of a walk from the center compared to other hostels, but no more than 15 minutes. There's not a lot to see or do in the direct vincinity of the hostel though, compared to the... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

It was a nightmare, I arrived in the morning so they asked me to put my luggage in their storage, which was not locked in the daytime. They told me the room can only be used after 2 pm which I agree. But that's the only information they told me. So I went out to travel around the city for... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

I basically signed up to trip advisor to give a review for the exceptional quality of this hostel. The customer service and interpersonal skills of the staff here are out of this world. I have been travelling for 5 months now on a round the world trip and this has been by far the most accommodating hostel I have stayed... More

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Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Plus: quiet, clean, has everything you need. Distance to center: 15 minutes to Santa maria novella station on foot, the rest is a bit (not much) further. It's good, but not excellent. Good for interrailers it's easy to find from train station basically it's a long straight.

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New York, NY
3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

My friend and I (two 19 year old girls) booked a 4 person mixed dorm. We were nervous about who our other 2 roommates would be but it ended up being great as we were paired with a traveling couple (male & female). The male receptionist at the front desk was always so so nice and helpful. He gave us... More

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Top Contributor
77 reviews 77 reviews
51 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014 via mobile

We stayed here for one night in July. It's close to the train station and the rest of town is within walking distance. It feels more like a hotel than a hostel, very secure as you only have access to the floor you are staying on. Each floor has a kitchen and two bathrooms which means there is room in... More

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Pula, Croatia
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

enjoyed this place a lot pretty close to florence a bit of a walk to the further side of town.. close by supermarket which is nice to make your own dinner and breakfast on the stairs in the sun was very nice.. the beds were decent no lockable lockers so if your sharing with you room with someone be careful... More

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London, United Kingdom
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10 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

This hostel feels more like a hotel than any other place I''ve stayed. Rooms are very clean and there are 2 bathrooms and one kitchen each floor, being the ideal place for peoplo who appeciate space and tiddy places. It was the cheapest hostel I found in Florence and it exceeded my expectations. The only con is the service -... More

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Address: Via Guido Monaco 34, 50144 Florence, Italy
Location: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 18
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