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Academy Hostel

Via Ricasoli 9 Nero, 50122 Florence, Tuscany, Italy
+39 055 239 8665


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Overall guest ratings

8.7/10 Excellent
based on 657 reviews
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Review highlights

  • 9.7
  • 9.6
  • 9.4
  • 4.9

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  • Impressive bathroom
  • Clean bathroom
  • Wonderful sightseeing


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    Less than 329 feet from Florence Cathedral, the Academy Hostel offers rooms and dormitories, all with free bed linen, blankets and towels. Free Wi-Fi is available in public areas. Each bed in the Academy’s dormitories has a locker. The rooms have either a shared or private bathroom, and guests are provided with a portable lamp. Set in the Palazzo Ricasoli historic building, the property lies along the street leading to the Accademia Gallery hosting Michelangelo's David statue. An Italian breakfast of juices, biscuits and pre-packaged produce is served daily. Communal area includes a microwave, book exchange and internet terminal. Santa Maria Novella Station is 2,953 feet from the property. The Uffizi Gallery is a 10-minute walk away.

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    • No smoking
    • Air-conditioned
    • 24 hour front desk
    • Storage available
    • Free Wi-Fi
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    Guest reviews

    Overall rating

    8.7 Excellent
    based on 657 reviews
    • 9.7 "World class service."
    • 9.6 "Excellent value."
    • 9.4 "Terrific location."
    • 6.9 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 5.1 "Average comfort."
    • 4.9 "Rooms are not good."
    • 4.4 "Internet is poor."
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    Overall rating

    8.6 Excellent
    based on 52 reviews
    • 9.8 "World class service."
      9.9 "99% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 9.4 "Terrific location."
    • 7.3 "Good breakfast."
    • 4.7 "Not very comfortable."
    • 4.3 "Rooms are not good."

    Overall rating

    9.1 Excellent
    based on 13 reviews
    • 9.2 "Terrific location."
    • 4.6 "Rooms are not good."

    Overall rating

    8.9 Excellent
    based on 591 reviews
    • 9.7 "World class service."
      9.9 "99% found the staff to be very friendly."
      10.0 "100% thought the service was very professional."
    • 9.6 "Terrific location."
      9.9 "99% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
    • 6.9 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 5.7 "Rooms are ok."
    • 5.5 "Average comfort."
      5.2 "For only 52%, the noise level was all right."
    • 4.7 "Internet is poor."
      4.3 "57% said the wifi quality was bad."
    Hotel type
    City Hotel
    Guests say it is the perfect hotel for a city trip.
    Economy Hotel
    Guests recommend this hotel for budget travelers.
    Good to know
    "Impressive bathroom"
    "Clean bathroom"
    "Wonderful sightseeing"
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