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    Academy Hostel

    Via Ricasoli 9, 50122, Florence, Italy
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    • Excellent65%
    • Very good28%
    • Average5%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible1%
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Multilingual Staff
    Self-Serve Laundry
    Free Parking
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    1 - 5 of 278 reviews

    Reviewed November 23, 2017

    I went by myself this summer and was amazed by the quality of the place considering the price. The location is just stunning - getting to the Duomo takes literally 30 seconds, but you might as well view it from the hostel's entrance. It was...More

    Thank lorenzo c
    Reviewed November 13, 2017

    I stayed here during my multicity Italy tour trip. Extremely clean, friendly staff, comfortable regular (not bunk) beds. Four or five individual bathrooms with showers located on each floor with towels included. Free maps, free wifi, free breakfast. Nice patio to hang out outside, or...More

    Thank Allyson W
    Reviewed October 19, 2017 via mobile

    Academy Hostel has been the best hostel I've ever stayed in. The rooms are spacious, clean and comfortable. They provide "luxuries" like a complimentary towel, bedside table with cupboard and secure locker with its own very good lock. The hostel is secure and I never...More

    Thank Maree C
    Reviewed September 14, 2017 via mobile

    Beds were okay. Shower was stone cold and miserable although the bathroom was clean and large. Room was constantly air conditioned which was horrible and noisy. Couldn't open the window and the shutters made it so dark even first thing in the morning. Staff were...More

    1  Thank Milly N
    Reviewed August 31, 2017 via mobile

    I stayed here fot 3 nights. The hostel is centrally located towards the city centre. The beds were comfortable and the room was clean. The only bad thing was the unavailability of a plug next to my bed so I could not charge my phone...More

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    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Price range
    • $49 - $110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Number of rooms
    • 7
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    • Italy >
    • Tuscany >
    • Province of Florence >
    • Florence >
    • Duomo
    • Also Known As
    • Academy Hotel Florence
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    Florentia, as it was called by Latins, is permeated by
    an eternal beauty spread in all corners of the city.
    The historic center is characterized by the immensity
    of the Duomo, able to transport tourists into the
    brightest age of Florence: the Renaissance. Who does
    not know the Brunelleschi Dome, San Giovanni
    Baptistery and the Giotto’s Campanile? Everything is
    enclosed here and it would be easy to imagine the city
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