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Tourist House, Florence

3-star3 stars
Via della Scala, 1, (Piazza Santa Maria Novella), Florence, FI, 50123, Italy

City-center hotel, steps from Santa Maria Novella Basilica and Museum
  • Free self-serve breakfast and free WiFi
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From 204 reviews. TripAdvisor Traveler Rating.

TripAdvisor Traveller Rating

Great location
Fantastic service
Good internet service

Tourist House, Florence

from $42
  • Classic Double Room
  • Single Room
  • Triple Room
  • Quadruple Room
  • Twin Room
  • Basic Double Room, 1 Semi-double Bed (Small)

What’s around Tourist House, Florence


  • In Santa Maria Novella
  • Santa Maria Novella Basilica and Museum - 1 min walk
  • Florence Baptistery - 7 min walk
  • Cathedral of Saint Mary of the Flower - 8 min walk
  • San Lorenzo Church - 8 min walk
  • Piazza della Signoria - 9 min walk
  • Piazza del Duomo - 10 min walk
  • Ponte Vecchio - 10 min walk

Getting around

  • Florence (FLR-Peretola) - 10 min drive
  • Florence Santa Maria Novella Station - 6 min walk
  • Porta al Prato Station - 14 min walk
  • Florence Statuto Station - 24 min walk
  • Florence-Cascine Station - 23 min walk

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 10 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 2 floors


  • Check-in time noon-8 PM
  • Check-out time is 10:30 AM
The front desk is open daily from 9 AM - 8 PM.
If you are planning to arrive after 8 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others


  • No cribs (infant beds)


  • Pets not allowed (service animals welcome)


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • No parking

  • Discounted offsite parking

Payment types at the property

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Food and drink
  • Free self-serve breakfast daily
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Multilingual staff
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Year Built - 1800
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Italian

In the room

Home comforts
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Air conditioning
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Free toiletries
  • Hair dryer
Be entertained
  • 19-inch flat-screen TV
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
Food and drink
  • Refrigerator
  • Daily housekeeping

Tourist House, Florence’s small print

Also known as

  • Tourist House
  • Tourist House Hotel
  • Tourist House Florence
  • Tourist House Hotel Florence
  • Tourist House Florence
  • Tourist House Hotel
  • Tourist House Hotel Florence
  • Tourist House Ghiberti Hotel Florence


All guests, including children, must be present at check-in and show their government-issued photo ID card or passport.

Cash transactions at this property cannot exceed EUR 2999.99, due to national regulations. For further details, please contact the property using information in the booking confirmation.

Noise-free guestrooms cannot be guaranteed.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

This property does not have elevators.

Mandatory fees

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at check-in or check-out:

  • A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 4.00 per person, per night, up to 7 nights. This tax does not apply to children under 12 years of age.

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

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Recent reviews

Very Good 8.0 From 39 reviews

Very Good 8.0
5 minute walk from train station. WiFi only works at reception area.
Erwin, us2 night romance trip
Exceptional 10.0
Great ambience and fantastic location, literally two blocks from the train station at Santa Maria Novella. Cristina is very knowledgeable and helpful. The rooms have wonderful charm with working fans and air conditioning and double-pane windows to keep out the street noise. We enjoyed breakfast. Very close to San Lorenzo and the Duoma Piazza. The center of town is also nearby as is the Uffizi and Ponte Vecchio. For the price this hotel is a bargain.
Gregg, us2 night family trip
Exceptional 10.0
Perfect base to explore Florence
Great location to explore Florence - easy walking distance from the main railway station and the sights of the city. Lots of good food places in the area. Unlike Rome much less badgering to buy stuff. Hotel access by stairs, so not so good for disabled. That apart, friendly and helpful staff, comfortable en suite rooms with air-con, basic but nice breakfast.
Paul, gb4 night family trip
Good 6.0
Just okay hotel.
The hotel is in a very good location. The breakfast was okay. The bed was not so comfortable. There was a bar on the ground floor that played very loud music which can be heard in our room until past midnight so we were not really able to get much sleep. The room was fairly clean except the top of the cabinet was full of dust. A lot of restaurants around and the hotel is close to the train station.
3 night romance trip
Very Good 8.0
Honest staff
All you need for a stay to sleep; very peaceful. Hotel is small but the room is all ok complete with all you need. Honest staff; i forgot my wallet in the bed (fell under or misplaced) with cards and money but when we came it is placed on our table . "thanks for that"
ed, gb2 night trip

Tourist House, Florence

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