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Afossi Hostel House

Via Fossi 13, 50123 Florence, Italy
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Ranked #144 of 215 Specialty Lodging in Florence
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Brisbane, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

Where to start! Instructions from the train station are written in very poor English. Upon arrival the owner makes you sign a paper in Italian. When this is queried as to what we are signing she responds that everyone else has also signed it but provides little description of what had been signed. We got the private room with bathroom.... More

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2014

Pretty easy to find, the owner sent us an email before we arrived with directions from the train station (a 5 minute walk). We were able to get checked in right away and the room was nice enough. We booked the 5 bed room and there were 3 twin beds and a double, luckily 2 of us didn't mind sharing... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2013 via mobile

Awesome place to stay in a great location near the train station. Florence is pretty small so everything is in walking distance. The owner was very sweet and gave us great advice about where to go and what to do. Nice rooms and a nice clean bathroom. It has been recently redone so maybe that accounts for all the old... More

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2011

Dark and dingy, maybe a good place to stay if you're a rodent with night vision or something but the owners seemed to scrimp on light bulbs. Really felt like I wasted my money when I was here, rooms uncomfortable and the whole place seemed run down. Wouldn't recommend this at all - a dump in an otherwise wonderful city.

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London, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2011

We stayed there for 3 days 2 nights. The service there are the worse of all. The room are in bad condition, feels like going back to the olden days where there are bad smell and limited lighting. Where in the room and toilet, there is only one light bulb and we can barely see when its dark!!! We paid... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2009

great location, great staff...and when I say great I REALLY mean it..they´re awesome...the rooms are very clean and smell very good. It´s very close to the train station so if you come by train even better..I recommend..

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Address: Via Fossi 13, 50123 Florence, Italy
Location: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence
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Ranked #144 of 215 Specialty Lodging in Florence
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 22
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