Address: Via Ricasoli 9, 50122, Florence
Phone: +39 055 2398665
The Academy Hostel is by far the best hostel in Florence. It has won numerous awards and provides great accommodation and excellent service in the heart of one of Italy’s most famous cities.
The hostel is ideally located just a stone’s throw from the Florence Duomo. It is on the same street at the Gallerie dell’Accademia, where Michelangelo’s David is located.
The Academy Hostel is housed in a restored 17th century palace. Rooms have up to to 6 beds, making it a small and intimate accommodation in Florence. The hostel features air conditioning, lockers, and free bed linens, towels, and housekeeping. There is also free WiFi throughout the premises.
The lobby of the hostel features an LCD TV and a social atmosphere that makes it a great place to meet other travelers and hostel guests. There is also a terrace for relaxing in the sun.
Beds at the Academy Hostel in Florence start at 22 euros per night for a 6-bed dorm room in the low season. Breakfast is included in the hostel room rate.