We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
$25 Amazon.com Gift Card Get yours when you book a hotel on TripAdvisor and review your stay!

New Ostel

Show Prices
Book on TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
Enter dates for best prices
powered by PriceFinder
1 room
Check In Check Out
Please enter your travel dates to continue
Check Availability
Book on
or compare prices from up to 200 sites including:
Professional photos
New Ostel
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers","shims"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","shims":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'shims'))"}},"containerClass":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

91 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 52: English reviews
Level Contributor
6 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2016 via mobile

Pretty clean WiFi Nice communal space Staff helpful 10 min walk from duomo Rly near train station Few good restaurants nearby Good atmosphere - lots of people from all over the world Kitchen pretty bad Can't be too loud (but that's fair enough)

Helpful?
Thank waguana
Charlotte, North Carolina
Level Contributor
16 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2016 via mobile

So let's point out the pros: very close to be train station. The wifi was awesome and super fast. The price was low for the private rooms. Cons: The front desk people are not very nice or courteous and seemed bothered when we asked questions and never expect to be given change when you have a bill larger than $20euro.... More 

Helpful?
Thank Mario G

Travelers are raving about these Florence hotels

4 of 5 stars
Show Prices
4.5 of 5 stars
Show Prices
4.5 of 5 stars
Show Prices
4.5 of 5 stars
Show Prices
Level Contributor
15 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

We arrived latish on a Friday evening and the staff were pretty helpful on check in. The rooms were basic and maybe a bit dusty but fine and the doors locked. The bathrooms were old but clean enough. We were in an annex, not the main hostel but it was just across the road. Nothing to write home about but... More 

Helpful?
Thank Pp11pp72
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2016

The location is practical if you're moving by train, since it is within a walking distance to the train station. The room had a funny smell at the beginning, but it quickly went away. The owner is a very easy going dude, very helpful. But you get the impression that not a lot of effort is put into maintaining this... More 

Helpful?
Thank Nelson P
Mumbai (Bombay), India
Level Contributor
101 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2016

I was there in this hostel last year with my friends only for a night. The staff was not only unfriendly but also rude and acted as if the owned us. We were in a fix because we were short in cash and made the booking so we had to adjust to this unwelcoming and disgraceful behaviour. Don't even think... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Mjos123
Level Contributor
9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2016 via mobile

The location is great, just right next to the Santa Maria Novella train station (around 10 minutes walk if you're strolling around). It is also a very centralised location, with just 20 minutes walk to the Florence cathedral. When I saw the previous reviews I wasn't expecting much from this place but the thing that changed my mind was the... More 

Helpful?
Thank Joshua Y
Cairo
Level Contributor
11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2015

Beds are good and comfy Bathroom is fine and clean Staff is ok, compared to general customer satisfaction in Florence. Location is good, 10 minutes away from the main station SMN. No breakfast. Internet in some rooms is weak. If you don't expect much, it will be very good

Helpful?
Thank SYoussef
Manchester, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2015

I stayed for 2 nights as a solo traveller in a 4 bed dorm with a private bathroom. The beds were comfy and the rooms a decent size, I stayed in the main building. There were kitchen facilities and a vendor also. The staff were friendly and it was a good hostel for meeting new people! The a.c is controlled... More 

Helpful?
Thank Alexguk91
Level Contributor
7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015 via mobile

Hostel has attractive localisation,nice rooms with confortable beds. In room for 4 there were also closets with lamps , wardrobe, chairs on the balcony (however door to the balcony couldn't open). The only ruiny that couldn't be imporoved od equipement of the qitchen f.ex. There were no glasses or wine opener. All in all I like this place and I'll... More 

Helpful?
Thank Paweł P
Haslemere, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015

The location of this hostel is only about a 15 minute walk (if that) from Santa Maria Station which was handy to get around the city. Let me just make it clear to you that while we were under the impression that the rooms had air conditioning (because it say's this on the webstie), we arrived at the room that... More 

Helpful?
Thank Jamie M
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

24 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All Traveler Photos (19)
Viewed
Room/Suite (6)
Viewed
View from Room (1)
Viewed
Bathroom (4)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (2)
Viewed
Other (6)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All Management Photos (5)
Viewed
Room/Suite (1)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
Hotel & Grounds (3)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travelers also viewed these Florence hotels
Santa Maria Novella
Ciao Hostel
Ciao Hostel
#68 of 278 in Florence
4.0 of 5 stars 91 reviews
Ostello del Chianti
#74 of 278 in Florence
4.0 of 5 stars 44 reviews
Duomo
David Inn
David Inn
#150 of 278 in Florence
3.5 of 5 stars 49 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
7 Santi Hostel
#41 of 278 in Florence
3.5 of 5 stars 427 reviews
San Marco
Hostel Gallo d'Oro
Hostel Gallo d'Oro
#19 of 278 in Florence
4.5 of 5 stars 152 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices

Staying in Santa Maria Novella

Neighborhood Profile
Santa Maria Novella
Santa Maria Novella train station welcomes the majority of the people arriving in Florence, which might explain the hectic pace. Commuters and tourists come across the constant hustle and bustle of the station before exiting, taking a few steps and stopping amazed in Piazza di Santa Maria Novella. It is impossible not to admire the the square, housing one of the most charming basilicas in Florence. The area has plenty of local spots to taste Tuscan specialties, but don’t stop in the main streets alone; the narrower side streets always ensure satisfaction. The huge Parco Delle Cascine provides a solution to the need for a green area as well as a historic welcome in the form of a bronze statue of King Vittorio Emanuele II riding a horse.
Explore this neighborhood
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities

Highlights
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Bar/Lounge
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )

Additional Information about New Ostel

Address: Via Iacopo Peri 3, 50144, Florence, Italy
Location: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence > Santa Maria Novella
Price Range: $22 - $63 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Agoda, Priceline and Booking.com so you can book your New Ostel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay