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Hostel Santa Monaca

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Gdansk, Poland
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This hostel in two words: old and neglected. The rooms definitely could look better. They were clean but the furniture - beds & lockers - were old. Plus for nice, clean bathrooms and nice staff. It was relatively cheap but for such a low standard, I’d say still overpriced.

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Vienna, Austria
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The location of the hostel is perfect, approximately 10min. of walking distance from Duomo de Santa Maria. Rooms are clean and sheets are being changed every day. Kitchen is ok, stove is a bit slow to boil the water and is a bit problematic when there are more people cooking. Supermarket is right next to the hostel. In any case,...

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India
Reviewed 28 October 2016

Pros 1. 15 minutes walk from station 2. good location, just beside a departmental store 3 free wifi and PC 4 Kitchen with free oil n salt. Kitchen is big with all utensils including a toaster and microwave and gas stove/oven 5 Helpful people 6 Good location - walking distance from nearby location 7. Concert every alternate day in a...

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Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

It was a very nice stay, honest price in the center of venice, nice people that work there and a very nice bike rental deal that you should take. Bathrooms working with no greater problems. A nice small balcony between the bildings that some may call terrace. But overall a nice enjoyd stay

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Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

Stayed at Santa Monica with a friend for a total of 3 nights. We had read in previous reviews about the lack of air con but found it difficult to find 2 beds in a good location so decided that we would be fine. Yea the room was really hot and sweaty but baiting we couldn't handle. The rooms are...

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Lodz, Poland
Reviewed 20 August 2016

It's a cheap place, so don't expect too much. What I needed was just a bed for the night and shower, so it was OK. There is no AC, so it was quite hot. You get clean sheets, kitchen and bathroom are reasonably clean. Overall, it's a good, cheap hostel.

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Walnut Creek, California
Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

I read reviews on all my hostels but for some reason neglected to see that this one did not have AC. It's pretty warm in Florence in the summer months and in a 16 bed dorm with one window it gets insanely hot. I'm not picky or high maintenance but if I can't sleep because I'm drenched in my own...

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Haemeenlinna, Finland
Reviewed 25 June 2016

Place was really simple but also a labyrinth, It wasn't decorative and rooms were more than simple, But its also cheap and you get a bed to sleep in, many services as you can wash your laundry and its close to the city center. Kitchen is a nice plus, its public so you may have to wait your turn. There...

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Bloomington, Illinois
Reviewed 14 May 2016

Overall it was alright. The rooms weren't great and the bathroom wasn't stocked with soap or towels. I thought it was okay, though, because the room was cheap. But then the key of another guest broke off in the lock to our room, locking us out of our dorm. The man working that night offered no solution to get into...

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Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany
Reviewed 12 April 2016

1) It's a hostel 2) The rooms are mixed dorms The service is good, staff quite friendly. The guy at the reception looks like 'will smith'. And thats a plus or me. :D The rooms, linen, and bathroom were clean. The dorm mates we had were friendly too. We had 5 bunk-beds (= 10 beds) in our room, and one...

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Santo Spirito / San Frediano
A warm evening with a cocktail in your hand and great company is the ideal way to experience Piazza Santo Spirito; the area is busiest at sunset for happy hour. Visitors cannot hide their astonishment sitting on the staircase under the Basilica of Santo Spirito, and they cannot help but stare at the architectural masterpieces like Bianca Cappello House, Fontana dello Sprone and San Frediano in Cestello and Santa Maria delle Carmine churches. Tourists and Florentines alike join up in the area between Santo Spirito and San Frediano, connecting the Tuscan soul to the international spirit permeating the city.
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Additional Information about Hostel Santa Monaca

Address: Via Santa Monaca, 6, 50124, Florence, Italy
Region: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence > Santo Spirito / San Frediano
Price Range: $25 - $46 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 112
Also Known As:
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Santa Monaca Florence
Santa Monaca Hotel Florence
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“centrally located”
 of 5 bubbles binchi, 6 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Have breakfast from Conad store beside the hotel and listen to the concert within the hostel premises every alternate day”
 of 5 bubbles bomadg, 27 Oct 2016 | Read review
“location is good”
 of 5 bubbles alejandrag525, 29 Oct 2015 | Read review
“One window in the four bed dorms.”
 of 5 bubbles 644domm, 23 Jul 2015 | Read review
“Book early even when doing online booking. Private rooms probably best if a couple. Lots and lots of stairs so request lower floors if needed prior to arriving.”
 of 5 bubbles MOETX12, 30 Jul 2014 | Read review
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