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New York City, New York
Reviewed 12 September 2016

While I was laying down on the bed, I saw an insect crawl out of the headboard in my peripheral vision. Upon closer inspection, I saw it was a bed bug. I informed reception about this and they moved me to another room where I discovered more bed bugs. They allowed me to get a refund since they were full...

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Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 May 2016

Me and my friend stayed here for three nights and were fairly impressed. The location is really good, very close to the train station and the main attractions of Florence. Bathrooms were also good and really clean; they were three shared bathrooms on our floor that we had no trouble accessing. The staff were kind, gave us a free map...

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Thank Millie H
Burlington, Vermont
Reviewed 23 September 2015 via mobile

This was one of the best hostels we stayed in. It was really clean and the owner makes breakfast and serves coffee or tea to you in the morning. Breakfast is simple toast and cookies but it is nice. There's a nice terrace to drink wine on.

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Thank Ehuntsch
London
Reviewed 3 August 2015

The hostel is in good location; about a 15 minute walk to the Duomo and shopping area. The staff are friendly and the hostel is extremely clean. I had a 4 bed dorm and it was spotless, with great air conditioning. The bathrooms are immaculate. Tea and Coffee (complete with biscuits and toast) are provided and the lady who serves...

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Reviewed 3 August 2015 via mobile

I booked this hostel and was saying AC, which I supposed was in all rooms because wasn't specified. I got a unbelievable hot room with 5 beds and ONE fan on the floor, which for sure couldn't run all the beds. I asked for one more and the guy in the reception (quite rude tho) said they didn't have another...

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Reviewed 3 August 2015 via mobile

Arrived to be greeted by lovely staff - very helpful as we were provided with a map of Florence with all the tourist locations marked on it personally by staff. We were offered an upgrade to a private room which consisted of 2 single beds in a nice sized room, with AC - happy to not see bunk beds for...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 May 2015

My traveling partner and myself were two college aged girls and checked in to Emerald Fields and were offered an upgrade because of a cancellation to an apartment next door to the main hostel, described as "nicer, with a TV, terrace". Little did we know this was a bedroom in the hostel owner's apartment. Needless to say, this made us...

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Thank Allyson W
Reviewed 10 April 2015

This small hostel is in a busy area, pretty centrally situated. The double rooms are large, with simple furnishing, facing the calm backyard, no TV, not super clean, not super comfy, but o.k.. Bathrooms are new, though no toilett paper. I got the impression that it is more of a "party" hostel as there was quite some noise at night...

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Thank An M
Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 28 March 2015

Really liked the location of the hostel, so close to everything! Had a wonderful stay here thanks to meeting a number of people the day I got there! Comfortable beds, good sized lockers, Very impressed for the price. Would return!

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Thank Megan N
Northamptonshire
Reviewed 6 February 2015 via mobile

After being in Italy for quite some time you start to take some Italian mannerisms with a pinch of salt. A great example is the service at emerald fields. We were travelling as a group of three and one of us had arrived early. The desk refused to check him in because he needed all 3 passports and seemed very...

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Staying in San Lorenzo

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San Lorenzo
San Lorenzo’s lively merchants shout out from behind stalls with an array of products in one of the most traditional neighborhoods in Florence. Different ethnic groups join together in the large outdoor market of San Lorenzo and in the Central Market, a vast multi-floored building. Visitors are bound to fall in love with this area and in particular, with its variety of food, especially those focusing on Florentine dishes as well as international selections. Nobody leaves San Lorenzo without a shopping bag in hand or with an empty stomach.
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Additional Information about Emerald Fields Hostel

Address: Via Guelfa 59, 50129, Florence, Italy
Region: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence > San Lorenzo
Price Range: RM253 - RM399 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 28
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“at the 2nd floor it was calm”
 of 5 bubbles Morganetravels, 25 Jul 2014 | Read review
“Don't suffer with no aircon - ask them to turn it on as soon as your arrive and keep asking them when it turns off.”
 of 5 bubbles TessTravels18, 28 Aug 2012 | Read review
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