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Boasting a central spot, and comfortable, spacious rooms, Il Ghiro Guest House is a small hostel offering a friendly and welcoming atmosphere, just 650 feet from Santa Maria Train Station.

At Il Ghiro you will be surrounded by major monuments and attractions in the heart of Florence. The Duomo and Accademia Gallery are just 1,650 feet away.

Conveniently located near the San Lorenzo Market, you can buy local foods and supplies and make your own meals in the hostel’s communal kitchen. A free internet hot-spot is available 24 hours-a-day so you can write home or easily research your next destination.

At Il Ghiro you can stop worrying about characteristic hostel curfews. The friendly owners will provide you with your own key to the building so you can enjoy complete freedom during your stay.

Train information, and museum and tour reservations are also provided.

This is our guests' favorite part of Florence, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.8 for a two-person trip.

Il Ghiro Guest House has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Apr 8, 2005

Property Highlights

Located in the real heart of Florence, this property has an excellent location score of 9.8!


Availability

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Room Type
Sleeps
 
1 twin bed
and
1 queen bed
or
3 twin beds
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Property questions and answers
Browse questions from guests for anything extra you want to know about the property
The property usually replies within a few hours
  • Hi. If check-in time is during 09:00pm-10pm, is it free?
    Yes is free.
    Answered on 22 February 2020
  • Hi if i checkin until 8pm has an additional cost?
    No, not extra cost but very important for us is to be informed on time. Thanks
    Answered on 21 February 2022
  • hello I want to come with my sister( I am 25 and she is 17) is this ok? is there an age restriction?
    There is no restriction.See you
    Answered on 11 April 2022
Area info *
Amenities of Il Ghiro Guest House
Bathroom
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bidet
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Free toiletries
  • Shower
Bedroom
  • Wardrobe or closet
View
  • View
Kitchen
  • Shared kitchen
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • TV
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
No parking available.
Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Baggage storage
  • Car rental
  • Laundry
Front Desk Services
  • Invoice provided
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Key access
General
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Tile/Marble floor
  • Heating
  • Fan
  • Non-smoking rooms
Accessibility
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • French
  • Italian
Sustainability initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules

Il Ghiro Guest House takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

12:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in

Check-out

Until 10:00 AM

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 3 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 1 year
Extra bed upon request
Free
Crib upon request
Free
2 - 5 years
Extra bed upon request
Free
6+ years
Extra bed upon request
€ 10 per person, per night

Prices for cribs and extra beds aren't included in the total price. They'll have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of extra beds and cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

Mastercard Visa Il Ghiro Guest House accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


Smoking

Smoking is not allowed.

Parties

Parties/events are not allowed

Quiet hours

Guests need be quiet between 11:00 PM and 9:00 AM.

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

The fine print

Please note, the front desk closes at 6 pm. If you plan to arrive after this time, please contact the guesthouse in advance to receive an access code for the building and instructions.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has reduced reception and service hours.

Due to coronavirus (COVID-19), this property adheres to strict physical distancing measures.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

Please inform Il Ghiro Guest House of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

This property does not accommodate bachelor(ette) or similar parties.

FAQs about Il Ghiro Guest House

  • Il Ghiro Guest House offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Room options at Il Ghiro Guest House include:

      • Double
      • Triple

    • The prices at Il Ghiro Guest House may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

    • Check-in at Il Ghiro Guest House is from 12:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

    • Il Ghiro Guest House is 2,450 feet from the center of Florence.