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Rome, Italy
Reviewed 27 August 2014

Excellent location close to the station, river and historic centre.Awesome! We loved the decor, which is a mix of modern style with tradition. The room we had was spacious, clean and had comfortable bed. The staff was very friendly. And it's the best value for money we ever had!

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Niagara-on-the-Lake, Canada
Reviewed 31 July 2014

Amazing location, walking distance to all main attractions. Lovely receptionist, Diana. Clean and well maintained. Lots of good eats near by especially gelato! Make sure to email before hand when you're arrival will be to make sure there is someone to check you in!

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Houston, Texas
Reviewed 11 November 2013

Cleanliness of hotel and attention to every detail. Also helpfulness of staff. Located just 100 m from Uffizi Gallery with an amazing view on Signoria Square. Walking distance to main Florence attractions. Highly recommended.

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London, Canada
Reviewed 18 October 2013

Loved the location -Great area-within walking distance of most sights and shopping.Our room had a wonderful view. The rooftop terrace offers the most beautiful view out over Florence that You can image!!Spectacular!!

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Reviewed 9 October 2013 via mobile

Hostel Greci was an amazing find! The location is ideal for sightseeing and shopping in Florence.. everything is around a 10min walk from the hostel. My partner & I stayed 3 nights &had no problems. Staff were very friendly &helped us navigate our way around. The rooms were huge & clean! If we ever return to Florence, which I hope...

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Budapest, Hungary
Reviewed 1 October 2013

The hostel staff is awesome! They really make you feel at home, and make it easy for solo travellers like me to meet new people. The hostel is very well located, it is within a walking range of all the main turistic attractions. I would definitely recommend this hostel to everyone!

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Livorno, Italy
Reviewed 1 October 2013

AMAZING time at Alex House. Feels like staying at a friend's house because the staff members are so young, friendly, and sociable. Small hostel with 1 main common area, where everyone pretty much has to meet each other. Rooms are spacious.Good wifi, cool people, great experience!

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 September 2013

The location is just wonderful. close to the Uffizi and everything else in Florence. And there are a great library in the hotel. The room was clean and comfortable relatively spacious for a Florence hotel and well equipped complete with books, a Nespresso machine and decent water pressure in the shower. The staff was helpful when engaged . I would...

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Malmö, Skåne Län, Sweden
Reviewed 23 September 2013

We stayed in the separate small apartment with adress Via Magalotti, just around the corner from the hostel itself. The standard was ok considering the price and our late booking (clean sheets, ok beds, two very cramped rooms and an interesting solution to building a bathroom in a very old house) and the location is very central. And of course...

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Venice, Italy
Reviewed 25 July 2013

This place is awesome. On our Euro Trip we were used to taking the metro to the places we wanted to see, but not this one. You are in the middle of everything! The room was great and the price was affordable. The staff was very friendly and helpful. They gave us a map and started circling all the must-see...

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Staying in Uffizi

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Uffizi
Every visitor coming to Florence for the first time will immediately identify with Uffizi. As in past times, passing through Via dei Calzaiuoli, you can reach the city center, the Florence that everybody dreams of. In just a few steps, visitors can experience the rare beauty of the capital of the Renaissance. walking delighted across Palazzo Vecchio and overlooking Piazza della Signoria, up to the Loggia of the Uffizi where it is possible to fully taste the talent of the best artists who animated Florence over the centuries. When the sun goes down, there’s nothing better than a walk along the river Arno up to the ancient bridge, Ponte Vecchio. It is full of jewels and decorated by the colors captured in postcards.
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Additional Information about Alex House

Address: Borgo dei Greci 13, 50122, Florence, Italy
Region: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence > Uffizi
Price Range: RM223 - RM588 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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“Higher floors (2nd and 3rd Floor above Reception) have better Rooms and are more quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles Bozsky, 10 Jun 2016 | Read review
“No working elevator, make sure you pack light!”
 of 5 bubbles 179andief, 29 Oct 2015 | Read review
“Please think twice when you want to stay here.”
 of 5 bubbles candle_haha, 27 Oct 2015 | Read review
“just dont book in this accommodation, honestly”
 of 5 bubbles Kiiiiimmmiii, 14 Oct 2015 | Read review
“The apartment has bed bugs. Don't know about the hostel rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles lorumar, 22 Sep 2013 | Read review
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