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Foresteria Valdese Firenze

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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good49%
  • Average20%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
26 Oct 2016
“Gold for Gould”
22 Aug 2016
“Room for a good cause”
Free Wifi
Breakfast Available
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Family Rooms
Concierge
Wheelchair Access
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Reviewed 4 May 2013

The Foresteria is a pleasant, quiet, dorm-like hostel that exists to help support the Institute Gould's work with troubled teens. While my wife and I would stay there again (we stayed 3 nights then visited Siena and returned for our last night in Italy), I...More

4  Thank rdjatmn
Reviewed 29 April 2013

I stayed at the Gould for 2 months one summer and loved every minute of it. It has a quaint charm and really became my home. It is clean and the people are friendly. Loved the Gould and will stay any time I return to...More

3  Thank Jly4848
Reviewed 18 July 2011

We stayed here for our one night in Florence in May of 2011. The accommodations are basic but clean, comfortable, in a good location and we only paid 62 euro per night for the two of us. Best of all, the revenues raised go to...More

5  Thank Tim_BarrieOntario
Reviewed 17 August 2009

We stayed at the Instituto Gould (Foresteria) hostel in Florence, Italy July 28, 29 and 20, 2009. We are grandparents who brought our two granddaughters to Italy for their graduation (ages 19 and 17). We were at the hostel for three days and in those...More

5  Thank betsmith38
Reviewed 23 June 2009

I stayed with my partner for one week in this wonderful hostel housed inside a 17th century Palazzo. The hostel is run by the Anglican Church and the price is very inexpensive. The location is great, you can walk to the train station as well...More

5  Thank JohnMC12
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Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Amenities
Meeting Rooms
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
Breakfast Available
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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Price range
US$ 65 - US$ 110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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Price range
US$ 65 - US$ 110 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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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
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"Room with view at the internal garden."
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"Try second floor and ask for their best room category."
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"Rooms are very nice and if they are located towards the backyeard very quiet and cool in the morning"
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