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Faenza 63, 50123 Florence, Italy
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Certificate of Excellence 2013
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 5 weeks ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
13 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Stayed here with 3 others in summer 2013. Great place very friendly host. Very clean, tea and coffee as you wish,nice little kitchen, great location. Florence is so beautiful had no idea what to expect defiantly worth a visit. No sure how much there is to do on longer visits, we only stayed a few nights and it was just... More

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Bellingham, Washington
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11 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014 via mobile

We were so pleasantly surprised with how lovely this place is! It is just as it looks in the pictures. Since the price is so reasonable, I was expecting it to be just ok. But, we absolutely love this place! Could not imagine a better value in all of Florence! Close to the train station and all major sites of... More

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queensland
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11 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2014

I stayed at Il Ghiro in December 2013 with my 3 children in the quad bedroom. We were welcomed by the lovely Paola who tried to lug our heavy backpacks up all the flights of stairs :). She then proceeded to give us all the tips on what to visit, where to eat and how to get there in Florence,... More

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Abu Dhabi
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36 reviews 36 reviews
26 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

The room was very average... space was ok but the room had alot of issues in it and they told us they were fixing something in it. Bathroom was ok. A bit tight. Great location 5 minutes to station and to duomo.

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Appleton, Wisconsin
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2013

This B&B is in a great location. The kitchen was nice and the coffee great. However, the internet is only available in the lobby (not in our room), we booked a room with two twin beds and they tried to put a cot into a room with a double bed- that would NOT have worked as there would be no... More

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London, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013 via mobile

Il ghiro is only a five minute walk from the station and five minutes from the Duomo. The rooms are cleaned everyday and the kitchen is fully equipped. Francesco is fantastic, he gives great advice and very eager to help! I unfortunately left my jacket in Venice and he made so many phone calls for me to try and get... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2013

Booked a double ensuite. Location is great. Just 5 min walk from the station. And a large supermarket nearby so we made good use of the kitchen! A fully equipped kitchen is important for us coz we're on a budget. Room is large enough for our large suitcases. Everything's clean and bright. Host is nice. In the open area, there... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2013 via mobile

I found this hostel very welcoming, friendly and helpful. Comfy beds that were nice after a day walking around the city. Very good service. The rooms were nice, clean and simple. Location was very central. Very affordable great stay.

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Noida, India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2013

The rooms were very spacious , teh best part was the kitchen where one can have a cup of coffee. Paola was very helpful...she took the trouble for cancelling my reservation for one of the places in Italy. The hotel has all the ameneties like restaurant , grocery shop downstairs and is very near to the railway station

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2013

Me and my boyfriend stayed in B&B Il Ghiro for two nights and it was a really nice experience. The room was very nice and cosy, with enough space for our luggage and everything. The whole house was so colorful with a lot of details and it felt just like home. The big bed was just what we needed after... More

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Also Known As:
Il Ghiro Hotel
Il Ghiro Hotel Florence
Address: Faenza 63, 50123 Florence, Italy
Location: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Style:
Ranked #29 of 191 Specialty lodging in Florence
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Il Ghiro is a small Guesthouse just two blocks from the Railway Station of Santa Maria Novella and one from S.Lorenzo market , in a quiet pedestrian street.Credit cards accepted , free luggage storage on arrival and departure. Free WI-FI in the rooms and one PC at your disposal in the lounge, 24/7. Kitchen facilities, coffee maker and water kettle included. TV- DVD SAT in every room and air-conditioning in the ensuite rooms. Laundry available. Complimentary coffee & tea . ... more   less 
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