Receptionists/staff are very helpful and cheerful. COOP next door for snacks, groceries. Bus stop and cafe' (for bus ticket) just west of COOP. 1 km from Empoli train station to connect to Pisa/Florence. Quiet, clean, spacious. Complimentary continental breakfast. One of few local hotels open during August holiday (Ferragosto), plan accordingly! Comfortable bed. A/C works!