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Kharkiv, Ukraine
Reviewed 24 July 2015

If you spend the whole day outside observing the city and come here only to have shower and sleep, the place is Ok. The bathrooms are not very clean and so is the kitchen. It is noisy outside indeed, but if you are tired after a long day of walking this won't be a problem. In general, I wouldn't recommend...

Thank Kseniya89
Weimar, Germany
Reviewed 12 July 2015 via mobile

I visited this place with my friend and when we reached the receptionist said that the room in that building were full and so we will be staying in another building 4 blocks away. This one had a room share with another guy who wasn't there when we arrived. Now the problem was that there were no lockers available in...

Thank Vijay H
Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 June 2015

I was incredibly skeptical about this place at first. Two of my friends and I had booked last minute and had managed to claim a three-person room for €13.50 each per night. It took us a while to find it (we were fairly new to Italy at the time and so weren't expecting to search for just a doorway and...

Thank Jenny_D_12186337
San Juan, Puerto Rico
Reviewed 3 June 2015

While location is fantastic, smack in the middle of Florence and a few strides away from the best attractions and whatnot, it does have downsides. First, security. Doors to the rooms do not lock. Second, it is too crowded. Beds are close together and space is TIGHT. Third, at night it is VERY noisy. Do NOT expect a good night's...

Thank Amaris2525
Rennes, France
Reviewed 1 June 2015

I definitely had a very poor sleep during my 3 night stay. The street where the hostel is located is very loud, specially during the weekends and early mornings (due to restaurants deliveries). There is not a place to hang around. Also, the room doors don't lock, they just close. The Wifi worked pretty well. The location is pretty centric....

Thank Máyori M
Reviewed 10 May 2015

Stayed here for two nights in the week just been. Facilities are very old and run down, beds, bathrooms, kitchen, but I guess you can't expect much when you are going cheap. It just isn't in the same league as hostels which are decked out for the modern traveller. Also in a very noisy street location, so not the best...

Thank Cameron B
Reviewed 4 May 2015

Our first turn-off with this hostel was the complete lack of signage- fortunately a nearby hotel doorman pointed us to the right building (clearly it wasn't the first time he had been asked). The hostel itself was dilapidated at best. The lack of security was our main concern- we specifically checked for luggage storage lockers before booking and those were...

Thank collbwood
Lisbon, Portugal
Reviewed 10 April 2015

The owner is friendly and the location is excellent which is in the historical centre of the the city. The beds are uncomfortable and the rooms are overcrowded of travellers. the kitchen and toilets are not very clean.

Thank ubai1982
Reviewed 2 March 2015 via mobile

DO NOT STAY HERE! I planned on staying here for 3 nights as the location is excellent but in the end, far from worth the price. The staff was unfriendly and for the most part non existent (1 staff member for 1 hour between Friday and Saturday), the place is dirty and not even the toaster worked and as you...

Thank Graham E
Newcastle, Australia
Reviewed 30 November 2014

If your a backpacker, looking for somewhere cheap and don't mind a great homey feeling share house atmosphere this place is Perfect!! My partner and I are 22 and have been traveling for the last 10 months. We arrived at Tourist House Santa Croce at 8pm with no booking but the staff were extremely friendly and arranged us a room...

1Thank georgia c

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Staying in Santa Croce

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Santa Croce
Stop and stare at the beauty and symmetry of the Basilica of Santa Croce any time day or night. Unraveling around it are a number of architectural and artistic masterpieces, from the Synagogue to the Central National Library. As a hub for young people, the area gets busy with people who want to have fun: a continuous flow of tourists and locals become animated by songs and dances.
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Additional Information about Tourist House Santa Croce

Address: Via Ghibellina 95, 50122, Florence, Italy
Region: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence > Santa Croce
Price Range: ₹ 2,774 - ₹ 6,381 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 24
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“do not book here”
eelieli, 10 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Most are the same”
b_kashan, 3 Mar 2016 | Read review
“Would recommend a private room”
Jenny_D_12186337, 5 Jun 2015 | Read review
“It is better suited for backpackers looking for a cheap place to crash.”
Amaris2525, 3 Jun 2015 | Read review
“Great natural light with little balcony, very comfortable with homey feel, can get a little noisy, great location.”
georgiac899, 30 Nov 2014 | Read review
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