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Reviews of Tourist House

Guesthouse | Via della Scala 1, Florence, Tuscany, Italy 50123

85.8% Overall Rating

271 out of 305 customers would recommend this property

Recent review (14/04/2013)

mary nicolis thinks…

"Location was excellent and breakfast was not too bad served in a friendly cafe below."

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Facilities

  • Air Conditioning
  • Credit cards accepted
  • No curfew
  • Internet / Wi-Fi
  • 24 hour hot showers
  • Reception (limited hours)
  • Internet access in public areas

What's Included

  • Luggage Room
  • Breakfast
  • Linen
  • Towel

Important Information

RECEPTION: Open from 9:30 to 19:00 BREAKFAST: Is served only during Springs / Summer Time (From 8:00 to 10:00) CHECK IN: From 9:30 to 19:00 - Before and later this time, the main entrance is closed (There is no Personell) On your arrival we will give you one key for the main entrance and one key for your room. So you can get in and out at any time. You will give us back the keys only the day of your check-out. If you plane to arrive before or after that time, please let us know and we will inform you how to make the check-in !

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85.8%

Overall Rating

271 out of 305 HostelBookers customers said that they would recommend 'Tourist House'

Atmosphere
81.6%
Location
95.2%
Facilities
80.8%
Cleanliness
87.2%
Staff
87.2%
Value
81.6%
Safety
87.2%
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94.3%
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José Gabriel Menezes Freitas

With friends / other travellers

Sightseeing & culture

23 March 2014 José Gabriel would recommend this property

Liked: Really good and not expensive

Disliked: Poor wifi

60.0%
Atmosphere - 40% Staff - 60% Facilities - 60% Safety - 40%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 60% Value - 60%

mary nicolis

With my spouse / partner

Backpacking / gap year

14 April 2013

Liked: Location was excellent and breakfast was not too bad served in a friendly cafe below.

Disliked: The staff were never to be seen, the room although clean had a terrible smell and the internet was non existent which when you want to book things etc made things less relaxing than you would have hoped for.

91.4%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 80% Facilities - 80% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

Sightseeing & culture

09 September 2012 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Very central - a few minutes away from everything! Friendly staff and good value for money.

Disliked: No breakfast - but it doesn't matter, there's a cafeteria right beside it.

91.4%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 80% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 80%

Customer review

With my spouse / partner

City break
Romantic getaway
Visiting friends or family

20 August 2012 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: The room was really nice, big and clean. And the hotel is right in the center of the city!

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

82.9%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 60% Facilities - 100% Safety - 80%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 100%

Brinda Bunpapong

With my spouse / partner

Sightseeing & culture

10 July 2012 Brinda would recommend this property

Liked: Location is great, near main train station, and easy to reach sightseeing places by foot. All facilities functioned excellently. Worth for money.

Disliked: nothing

88.6%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 80% Facilities - 80% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 100%

Hayley Jones

With my spouse / partner

Sightseeing & culture

19 September 2011 Hayley would recommend this property

Liked: Great location. Close to train station and all sights. Free WiFi, little shop across the road, and fridge in room was good.

Disliked: None

100.0%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

With my spouse / partner

City break
Romantic getaway
Sightseeing & culture

10 September 2011 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Very helpful staff, free wifi, great location.

Disliked: Very narrow bathroom.

88.6%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 60%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

Sightseeing & culture

24 August 2011 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: The breakfast was great - a very good selection offered. Fantastic location near the Santa Maria Novella church and square and minutes away from the Duomo and Uffizi.

Disliked: The front door was left open during the day and early evening, which could potentially have led to unsavoury types hanging around.

74.3%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 100% Facilities - 60% Safety - 100%
Location - 60% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 60%

selma rosa

With friends / other travellers

Relaxation/spa
Sightseeing & culture

21 August 2011 selma would recommend this property

Liked: Sun porch to eat breakfast. Private rooms.

Disliked: TV did not work & no computer...there was WIFI but I did not pack a lap top

94.3%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 80% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

With friends / other travellers

Backpacking / gap year

21 June 2011 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: excellent location near SMN station, nice breakfast and very clean.

Disliked: Not so friendly staff

77.1%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 80%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 40% Value - 40%

Customer review

Alone

Sightseeing & culture
Sports, adventure or outdoor activities

09 September 2010

Liked: Price

Disliked: There are a lot of mosquitos. The cleanliness was not good. Tape-worm stairs inside my room. Not tape-worm my own bath inside my room.

94.3%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 80%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Scott Mclay

Alone

Sightseeing & culture

03 August 2010 Scott would recommend this property

Liked: Great location, very friendly staff..have stayed here before and always come back.

Disliked: Scott left no negative feedback.

97.1%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Olga Kobchenko

09 May 2010 Olga would recommend this property

Liked: very nice location and helpful staff.

Disliked: Olga left no negative feedback.

100.0%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

21 November 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Nice big room, free breakfast with real fruit, excellent location, nice staff. It was noisy though, loud music from the courtyard until 3am Friday night (only until 12 on Thursday night).

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

100.0%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Fouad Chehab

23 August 2009 Fouad would recommend this property

Liked: the hostel was perfect....the rooms are so beautifull....thancks to the staff roger was very friendly...

Disliked: Fouad left no negative feedback.

88.6%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 100% Facilities - 80% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 80%

Customer review

19 June 2009 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: ideally located,good value for money.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

100.0%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Cornelis Boekel

24 February 2009 Cornelis would recommend this property

Liked: All round excellent value for money. Top location. Very helpful and knowledgeable staff - especially Christina. Clean. Breakfast good. Sound proofing between rooms could be improved, but otherwise quiet.

Disliked: Cornelis left no negative feedback.

100.0%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

YOUNG EUN LEE

16 February 2009 YOUNG EUN would recommend this property

Liked: the staff is so kind,and the facility was so clean and quiet.the location is so good to move on.I would like to stay again.

Disliked: YOUNG EUN left no negative feedback.

88.6%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 80%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 80%

Customer review

11 November 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: breakfast was great ad very clean

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

88.6%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 60% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 100%

Customer review

09 November 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: cheap price and suitable value

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

82.9%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 80% Facilities - 80% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 80%

Customer review

13 October 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: Location, location and location

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

100.0%
Atmosphere - 100% Staff - 100% Facilities - 100% Safety - 100%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 100% Value - 100%

Customer review

30 September 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: The location was great and the staff was very helpful and friendly.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

85.7%
Atmosphere - 80% Staff - 100% Facilities - 60% Safety - 80%
Location - 100% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 100%

Customer review

23 September 2008 Customer would recommend this property

Liked: The staff is extremely friendly and went out of there way to assist, including recommending various attractions and pointing out useful landmarks/businesses based on my needs.

Disliked: Customer left no negative feedback.

74.3%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 60% Facilities - 60% Safety - 80%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 100%

daniela melo

02 September 2008 daniela would recommend this property

Liked: It's near the train station and the center of city. The breakfast was very good and the price too.

Disliked: daniela left no negative feedback.

68.6%
Atmosphere - 60% Staff - 40% Facilities - 60% Safety - 80%
Location - 80% Cleanliness - 80% Value - 80%

Larry James

02 September 2008 Larry would recommend this property

Liked: it was cheap and quite, I could come as go as I liked with out checking in at the desk, the location was excelent, I had privecy.

Disliked: Larry left no negative feedback.