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Hostel Santa Monaca

Hostelworld.comUS$ 53*
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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Florence, Italy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

DON'T rent a room here - they are here to rob you of all your money owner doesn't know what's true and what's not and when I wanted to pay 3 nights he charged 4. charged an extra 100euros for nothing.

Thank philgilbert123456789
Sassari, Italy
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

I spent three nights there with friends and we have been surprised by the low quality of this hostels. Rooms don't offer private wardrobe, bathrooms are incredibly small and dust is covering everything. Management is even worst, unusual rules such to leave the room between 10 and 2pm. Hostel manager did not want to give us keys to each one...

1Thank Alexander D
Catania, Italy
Reviewed 30 March 2017

ostello is located in a great location , but a little dirty , service is terrible and the stuff very rude the coffe maker blow up im my face and they were worry not about my well been but the cofee machine and i have a big scar in my neck and they kik me out with razist words

2Thank martinavaccarino
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Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

Beds didn't have lights or plugs, nearest plugs by the door and if the dorm was full there wouldn't be enough for everyone, we didn't have a problem though. Showers sometimes cold. Lockers are a bit stiff and I had trouble now opening mine. Other than this it's a great hostel, nice big common room area making it easy to...

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Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

I found BEDBUGS (Italian: CIMICI) in beds in two different rooms of this hostel Santa Monaca! They caused me terrible skinproblems!!! Although the staff was friendly in offering me another room and washing my clothes, I found again bedbugs in the new room. The staff had quickly inspected (while I was there) the bed and quickly cleaned, but bedbugs spread...

5Thank Eva v
Barrie, Canada
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

This is a very large hostel and we found it quite easy to meet other travellers in the large rooms and common areas! We found it had a really good vibe and we met a lot of nice people. The beds were ok and there were a lot of electrical outlets available in the room. There were lockers in the...

Thank arodger1
Gdansk, Poland
Reviewed 30 November 2016

This hostel in two words: old and neglected. The rooms definitely could look better. They were clean but the furniture - beds & lockers - were old. Plus for nice, clean bathrooms and nice staff. It was relatively cheap but for such a low standard, I’d say still overpriced.

Thank Ag K
Vienna, Austria
Reviewed 6 November 2016

The location of the hostel is perfect, approximately 10min. of walking distance from Duomo de Santa Maria. Rooms are clean and sheets are being changed every day. Kitchen is ok, stove is a bit slow to boil the water and is a bit problematic when there are more people cooking. Supermarket is right next to the hostel. In any case,...

Thank binchi
Kolkata, India
Reviewed 28 October 2016

Pros 1. 15 minutes walk from station 2. good location, just beside a departmental store 3 free wifi and PC 4 Kitchen with free oil n salt. Kitchen is big with all utensils including a toaster and microwave and gas stove/oven 5 Helpful people 6 Good location - walking distance from nearby location 7. Concert every alternate day in a...

Thank bomadg
Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

It was a very nice stay, honest price in the center of venice, nice people that work there and a very nice bike rental deal that you should take. Bathrooms working with no greater problems. A nice small balcony between the bildings that some may call terrace. But overall a nice enjoyd stay

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Staying in Santo Spirito / San Frediano

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Santo Spirito / San Frediano
A warm evening with a cocktail in your hand and great company is the ideal way to experience Piazza Santo Spirito; the area is busiest at sunset for happy hour. Visitors cannot hide their astonishment sitting on the staircase under the Basilica of Santo Spirito, and they cannot help but stare at the architectural masterpieces like Bianca Cappello House, Fontana dello Sprone and San Frediano in Cestello and Santa Maria delle Carmine churches. Tourists and Florentines alike join up in the area between Santo Spirito and San Frediano, connecting the Tuscan soul to the international spirit permeating the city.
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Additional Information about Hostel Santa Monaca

Address: Via Santa Monaca 6, 50124, Florence, Italy
Region: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence > Santo Spirito / San Frediano
Price Range: ₹ 1,744 - ₹ 4,070 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 112
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“centrally located”
binchi, 6 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Have breakfast from Conad store beside the hotel and listen to the concert within the hostel premises every alternate day”
bomadg, 27 Oct 2016 | Read review
“location is good”
alejandrag525, 29 Oct 2015 | Read review
“One window in the four bed dorms.”
644domm, 23 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Book early even when doing online booking. Private rooms probably best if a couple. Lots and lots of stairs so request lower floors if needed prior to arriving.”
MOETX12, 30 Jul 2014 | Read review
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