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Reviewed 19 December 2014

We stayed for 4 nights and the room and community areas were clean. No problem with waiting for shared bathroom. No AC but the window and the ceiling fan did made the nights bearable. Very friendly neighborhood with a great bakery down the street. Easy to get to from the train station and easy to walk to anywhere in the...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 21 October 2014 via mobile

The room given to us are quite spacious and clean. The guesthouse staff was very friendly and helpful as well. As for location wise, its location near the train station too. Strongly recommended to stay with them if you have a chance to visit Firenze!

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Asia
Reviewed 10 October 2014 via mobile

Me n my husband just left Firenze. We booked this guesthouse because it has many great comments,and it does great. Nice warm room ,clean,and the shower is nice n warm.they also got a nice kitchen n the washing machine. The host is a very very nice man. He always stay at there ,so we are easy to ask him everything....

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 August 2014

First the positives: Very near to the station. Clean and tidy. We stayed in a very small room, however the big window made things a little better. there was no AC but a ceiling fan. The rooms are on the top floor and the steps are very steep, good for only young guests. The bathroom was shared but was clean...

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Thank arijit168
Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 7 July 2014

Hostel is tucked in a street approximately 200 metres away from Santa Maria Novella train station. You need to confirm your arrival time as the staff are not operating around the clock. Upon arrival we pressed the doorbell on the main door but was not opened. We had to phone them to get. B&B is located on the top floor...

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Thank Ida M
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 June 2014

Florence is amazing and this was a great place to stay while we explored the city. Just 10 mins walk from the Duomo. Although it is on the 3rd story so you have to walk up some stairs to get to it! Clean and tidy. Lovely rooms. There is a small kitchen area that has a fridge and a hob....

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Braintree, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 June 2014

We stayed for 2 nights in June. The hostel isn't manned 24 hours a day, so they ask your arrival time before you come, but we arrived at lunch time. There was a little note on the door saying 'back in 5 minutes' ... it was more like 35 minutes but for us having a little wait isn't an issue....

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Seattle, Washington
Reviewed 28 May 2014

We stayed here while in Florence and it was one of the best B&B's. We had a shared bathroom which we never had any problems with and the most comfortable bed we had on our trip to Italy! Had great accommodations - ie the kitchen that was available. The owner was very accommodating and helpful. Loved the location as we...

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Thank Nicole10RN
Nootdorp, Nederland
Reviewed 14 May 2014

Great hostel/Guesthouse. Clean, friendly staf and in the center of Florence. There is no elevator so you must walk with your luggage six stairs. For us it wasn't a problem. You van use the kitchen, washing machine ect.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 March 2014

Stayed here with 3 others in summer 2013. Great place very friendly host. Very clean, tea and coffee as you wish,nice little kitchen, great location. Florence is so beautiful had no idea what to expect defiantly worth a visit. No sure how much there is to do on longer visits, we only stayed a few nights and it was just...

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Staying in San Lorenzo

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San Lorenzo
San Lorenzo’s lively merchants shout out from behind stalls with an array of products in one of the most traditional neighborhoods in Florence. Different ethnic groups join together in the large outdoor market of San Lorenzo and in the Central Market, a vast multi-floored building. Visitors are bound to fall in love with this area and in particular, with its variety of food, especially those focusing on Florentine dishes as well as international selections. Nobody leaves San Lorenzo without a shopping bag in hand or with an empty stomach.
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Il Ghiro is a small Guesthouse just two blocks from the Railway Station of Santa Maria Novella and one from S.Lorenzo market , in a quiet pedestrian street.Credit cards accepted , free luggage storage on arrival and departure. Free WI-FI in the rooms and one PC at your disposal in the lounge, 24/7. Kitchen facilities, coffee maker and water kettle included. TV- DVD SAT in every room and air-conditioning in the ensuite rooms. Laundry available. Complimentary coffee & tea . ... more   less 

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Address: Via Faenza 63, 50123, Florence, Italy
Region: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence > San Lorenzo
Price Range: ₹ 2,993 - ₹ 5,256 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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“En suite rooms are great”
 of 5 bubbles lauratame, 28 Jul 2016 | Read review
“there're 2 rooms with no private bathroom”
 of 5 bubbles stonefight, 9 Jun 2015 | Read review
“Only a few rooms to chose from I think they are all similar. We had one with the share bathroom (which there is only one) but waiting was never an issue.”
 of 5 bubbles SamBell83, 5 Jun 2013 | Read review
“Our room didn't have a window with a view, which wasn't a problem for us, but if you want a view, specifically ask when booking.”
 of 5 bubbles MarkN727, 27 May 2012 | Read review
“Get the new refurbished rooms. AMAZING”
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