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7 May 2018
“Good Place to Stay, Alternative to Hostel”
20 Jul 2017
“1 night in Florence”
Free Wifi
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

I enjoyed staying at the Franz House. The man was very warm and understanding, and the rooms were much nicer than the hostels I usually stay in. The bathrooms are shared between a couple private rooms and this was not an issue. The rooms lock...More

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Reviewed 20 July 2017

1. No breakfast 2. Small rooms 3. Dirty kitchen 4. Shared bathrooms in the hallway, also dirty 5. the electricity went out in the middle of the night, still off in the morning and the host was no accessible for us to report problems 6....More

2  Thank Eleonora P
Reviewed 8 January 2017

The location is great, the room was wonderful and cozy and the bathrooms were very nice. I was very comfortable here at first and the first morning here I got a very pleasant breakfast in bed spread. Service was really wonderful and everyone was so...More

2  Thank Allison F
Reviewed 15 November 2016

I really had no idea what to expect when we arrived to Franz House. The room was very spacious and more than adequate with a GREAT view of the Arno River. Its extremely close to the Ponte Vecchio. A few minutes walk. Paulo, the owner...More

Thank Linda C
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

We have stayed here for 3 nights. Franz House is located in a very convenient place in the city center in a stylish old building. The owner was kind and helpful. The room was big enough with all basic necessary equipment. The bathroom was also...More

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Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence > Santa Maria Novella
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Franz House Hotel Florence
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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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