Ostello Santa Monaca, Hostel in Florence

Via Santa Monaca, 6, Florence, Italy

201 reviews

About Ostello Santa Monaca

40 years of experience hosting backpackers, low prices, friendly and hospitable environment, great services, in addition to a young and dynamic staff...all this makes Santa Monaca one of the best known and most popular hostels in Florence. A suitable accommodation for backpackers and travelers of all ages, but also for school groups, student associations and families.

Hostel Santa Monaca is a real institution in Florence: over 40 years experience hosting backpackers, young travelers, families and groups in a charming establishment situated in a former convent of the XV century. The secret of this success? A young and passionate team, good service & low prices.

Accommodation info

Check-infrom 6:00 to 2:00
Room available from 14:00
Check-outbefore 10:00
Curfewfrom 03:00
Room lockoutNo lockout
Receptionfrom 6 to 2

Room types

Santa Monaca Hostel offers solutions that range from double rooms to dormitories with more than 10 beds.
The rooms are on the upper floors, are equipped with security lockers for values ​​and, except for a few exceptions, have bunk beds, each one with its plug.
Dorms can be mixed or female only and the bathrooms are shared on each floor.
The bed linen is included and towels can be rented on request.
Every room has air conditioning.

Location and surroundings

Hostel Santa Monaca is placed in an ideal location to reach all the main tourist sights of Florence (including the Santa Maria del Fiore Duomo, the Uffizi Gallery, the Accademia Gallery) in a short time simply walking. The area is served by several bus lines that allow you to move freely between the various areas in and around Florence.
In the San Frediano neighborhood you can find supermarkets, eateries, pubs and a lively nightlife scene.

Services and facilities

Santa Monaca Hostel guests can enjoy a fully equipped communal kitchen, a large dining room with about 100 seats, a Conference Room and Auditorium located in the former Church of Santa Monaca. On the upper floors there is also a private terrace.
Other complimentary free services include: luggage storage, internet connection (via wi-fi or two workstations PC in the common room) and a safe at reception.

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Reviews (8.7 Excellent)

9.0ExcellentExpand details
Very nice hostel, good common area, no wait for showers or bathroom, good location. only small drawback is that it is closed every day from 10-2 and there is a lock out curfew
7.8Very goodExpand details
This is a fantastic place to stay in Florence if you are there to sightsee. It is clean, cheap, and very close to all the main attractions. The kitchen could be better, no fridge, and limited cooking facilities. Don’t expect more than what you pay for, basic price means basic facilities, but if you are out sightseeing all day then what does it matter.
7.8Very goodExpand details
Fantastic hostel, the staff were really helpful and location was good.
7.2Very goodExpand details
the hostel was goog, but the welcome was to cold, and the receptionist answers the questions not in a very nice manner, but it is okay, it is clean and you should remember to take a lock with you for your locker. A good thing is that they have a kitchen
9.0ExcellentExpand details
One of the best hostels I have ever been. Situated in the meaddle of "centro storico" of Florence it is really easy to find and practical if you want to turn back late at night. The staff is really nice and the place so clean.

Important to know

Animals policyAnimals NOT accepted
Children policyChildren accepted
Private rooms age restrictionNo restrictions
Dorms age restrictionNo restrictions
Smoking policyAll rooms and the common areas are non smoking
Wheelchair accessNo wheelchair access

Terms and conditions

Cancellation policyThis property charges 1 night/s if canceled less than 2 days before the arrival date
Special conditionsOstello Santa Monaca does not accept guests residing in the Metropolitan City of Florence.false
Accepted PaymentsThe property accepts the following credit card brands for balance payments: Visa, Mastercard, Visa Electron, American Express, JCB, Aura, Diners, Debit Cards
Pre authorizationThe property reserves the right to pre-authorise credit cards prior to arrival
TaxesTaxes not included: Florence city tax is not included and must be paid in cash on arrival: € 3.00 per night per person (€ 3.00 starting from January 1st, 2020).
201 reviews