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Emerald Palace

Via dell'Ariento 2, 50129 Florence, Italy
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Ranked #342 of 541 Florence B&B and Inns
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My friends and I stayed at Emerald Palace for 5 nights during a trip to Florence and Rome. The location of Emerald Palace is great for a good price (approx. $30 per person for a private room). We were in walking distance of all of the major attractions of the city and were right across from the Medici Chapels. However,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

This hostel was wonderful, the people were lovely and so accommodating. We stayed in the orange room over looking the square which was beautiful. I thought this place was good value for money. Breakfast included and served to you every morning. We even managed to leave a necklace behind and the lovely owners posted it back to us in the... More 

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Wellington, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

This place is on the pricier side than what I would have preferred to pay but the hosts are lovely and the room was great! We got a double room, and it was quiet within the hostel. There is also the bonus of breakfast. Very simple - toast and coffee/tea. The room we got was huge! It was quite noisy... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

This place (B&B) was awesome ! We stayed here for four nights in Florence. The rooms are huge, clean and good enough to rest yourself at night after a long day. Bathroom was good and spacious. Lumi the care taker of the B&B is sweet and helpful. They provide really good service to check in and check out. You can... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

We only stated here one night but it was a great place to stay. It is located right in the market and at first I was worried about it being loud at night but it was not. The room we had overlooked the square and it was a beautiful view and a clean comfortable room with very nice ensuing bath.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Very clean, friendly, safe and centrally located hostel. We stayed on the top floor and it was quiet. Air con was only put on in the afternoon but it was fine because you have to leave your room for cleaning during 11-2. Was really impressed with how helpful staff were for tours, where to eat and making us feel at... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

First of all, we thought we were staying at Emerald Fields (as this is where we had booked), but upon arrival they told us to go to Emerald Palace instead - in hindsight this was fine by us. Emerald Palace is very central and opens out straight into the market, and less than a 5 minute walk to the Duomo,... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Although this is in a great location and our room was massive with a very comfy bed, it is very loud (right in front of the leathery markets), no working aircon in our room, no laundry facilities, is three steep flights of stairs up, with no lift or help from the staff. The staff speak limited English, and the place... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

There are a few steps in the building but i wouldn't worry because staff are very helpful and happy to carry bags. Rooms are really nice with good air conditioners and recently renovated. Very clean. Would highly recommend. Plenty of food and sights to see really close.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014

Was quite impressed by Emerald Palace. We weren't sure what to expect however had a pleasant surprise throughout our stay. Rooms were very clean - from what I could tell, the upstairs rooms had been refurbished - all decked out with nice decore. Shower was great, steaming hot water. Bathroom was very clean. Wifi worked in the rooms and down... More 

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