Overview of Hostel
Welcome to your home away from home in Florence!
PLUS Florence is a unique luxury hostel located right in the city centre and within walking distance to all the top sights, only a 10-minute walk from the main train station.
We set the bar for budget accommodation not only in Florence but in Eu
From Santa Maria Novella Train Station:
As you exit Santa Maria Novella through the exit next to the pharmacy and exchange bureau, cross at the traffic lights and turn right. Walk towards the McDonalds; turn left at that street with McDonald's on the corner, Largo Fratelli Alinari. Continue up Via Nazionale, straight on up Piazza Indipendenza onto Via di Santa Caterina d'Alessandria; we're numbers 13-17 on the left-hand side. The hostel is 900m from Firenze SMN station.
From the bus station:
Exit the bus station onto the main road that passes in front of the train station, into Piazza della Stazione. Walk up towards the McDonald's, cross the two sets of traffic lights towards the McDonalds; take the first street on your left, Largo Fratelli Alinari. Continue up Via Nazionale, straight on up Piazza Indipendenza onto Via di Santa Caterina d'Alessandria; we're numbers 13-17 on the left-hand side..
Florence main train station Firenze Santa Maria Novella
Conditions & Policy
Credit Cards Accepted
We accept all major credit card payments at reception. You do not have to use the same credit card you booked with when paying the remaining balance at reception. We also have an ATM on site. Please note that Italian law requires us to see valid ID upon check-in. We inform that to check-in, EU citizens must show valid ID or passport and extra EU citizens must show only a valid passport (no copies/pictures) Please note that due to Italian law we are unable to accept under-18s unaccompanied by adults, unless they have parental permission complete with a digital signature. Check-in: from 2:30pm. If you arrive earlier you're welcome to use our secure luggage storage. Reception is open 24hrs so feel free to check in any time after 2:30pm. Check-out: 10am. For bookings of two people or more we can't guarantee that you'll be placed in the same dorm room. Please note that during your stay you may need to change rooms. Due to the opening of our new outdoor pool the indoor pool, sauna and Turkish bath will be closed in Summer. From 1 July 2011 the City of Florence by resolution of the City Council No. 230/33 of 06.20.2011, integrated by resolution No. 21/2012, has established a tourist tax. The tax is applied to non-residents overnight stays in the city of Florence and for a maximum of seven consecutive nights. The tax rate for this tourist structure is €2.00 per person per night. There are the following exemptions: a) children up to twelve years old ; b) people who care for patients admitted to local hospitals, including outpatient care, for a maximum of two assistants per patient; c) patients who make hospital care in outpatient care; d) students of the University of Florence There is also a 50% reduction of the tourist tax in the following cases: a) groups of lower and upper secondary schools in Florence in teaching visit; b) athletes under the age of 16 years, members of groups participating in sporting events and tournaments organized in collaboration with the Municipal Administration.