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  • Average32%
  • Poor23%
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  • 22 Jan 2018
    “Great location, basic facilities”
  • 16 Jan 2018
    “Great locatiom average facilities ”
Via del Sole 5, 50123, Florence Italy See on map
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

This is a good place to stay if you are traveling on a budget and only looking for a bed and a shower. Perfect location, in the heart on Florence, but don't expect anything fancy. Conditions are very basic, everything looks pretty old, and could...More

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Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

Place was in the centre of everything, could walk everywhere which was really handy. However, rooms were dusty, pillow cases and sheets I don’t think were cleaned after each guest. Bathrooms got really wet and dirty easily, you definitely need thongs for bathrooms. Kitchen had...More

Thank Lily F
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

Had a really nice time at Locanda Rocco. It's what you would expect for a £12 hostel. Nice beds, good showers, kitchen (but with little utensil), very central and a great location. Check in is a bit confusing as it's actually on the other side...More

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Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

I probably wouldn't recommend staying here to anyone. Me and my 2 friends stayed only 1 night and it was very cheap but it was pretty foul. The reception was across the road at another hotel which was annoyed and stupid. The guy at reception...More

Thank Georgia W
Reviewed 2 July 2017

It's a dump. Besides, I could not sleep because of the noise coming from the street. People shouting, fighting, throwing up till 5 o' clock in the morning as there is a bar just in front of the place. It's very cheap but when you...More

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US$69 - US$148 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence > Santa Maria Novella
Number of rooms
Price range
US$69 - US$148 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence > Santa Maria Novella
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
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"Go somewhere else"
2 Jul 2017
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"not possible to move together two single beds in order to have a one doube"
28 Mar 2016
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"different accommodation!"
23 Aug 2015
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"Grab a room that's not facing the street."
15 Nov 2014
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