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Traveller (28)
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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“shared bathroom”(4 reviews)
“arno river”(5 reviews)
“busy street”(3 reviews)
Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Reviewed 16 June 2011

Ciao from Iskra & Emil! We stayed several days in Florence at Franz House and we strongly recommend it as a very good place to stay at! It's not far from the central rail station Santa Maria Novella, almost at the river Arno's bank. Cozy,...More

1  Thank egasimus
Reviewed 14 June 2011

Very cosy hostel, rooms completely renovated and great location! Just 10 min. walking from central train station and walk distance from all the attractions. Really cheap, with free wifi and nice breakfast for 2.5EUR

1  Thank Bertonet
Reviewed 15 May 2011

Great place to stay. Perfect location... clean... quiet.... and delicious home cooked breakfast. Fantastic value! Thanks franz house for a great stay in Florence.

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Reviewed 26 April 2011

I highly reccomend Franz House for your florence stay. Very clean hostel. Rooms bright with clean linens. Bathrooms always kept clean. Owners are very helpful and kind. They are always around to meet needs. Free Wifi in rooms. Fridge in main area. Best breakfast ever!...More

2  Thank busybec
Reviewed 22 February 2011

I travelled with a friend for a cheeky last minute getaway to Florence to clear our heads in January... Franz House attracted my attention for it's location and fairly good reviews and excellent price. Whilst not clearly sign posted, once you're in the rooms and...More

1  Thank Vanessa_b85
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Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Price range
US$61 - US$153 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Price range
US$61 - US$153 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (28)
Room & Suite (11)
Dining (2)
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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"we had the room facing the river, It was loud, but we couldnt beat the view! We would open the windows, pull..."
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"We liked our large family room (double & 2 single beds) with a view of the River Arno and private..."
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"The Blue Room (triple) with own bathroom was the best."
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"We had a private room (large comfortable bed) and shared bathroom."
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