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Garibaldi's Relais

  • Excellent7%
  • Very good9%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible75%
  • 9 May 2015
    “Smelly rip-off, much worse than it looks”
  • 9 Aug 2014
    “Red Flag!!! Do not stay at”
Via Pratese 34, 50145, Florence Italy See on map
Name/address in local language
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Non-Smoking Rooms
Pets Allowed
Shuttle Bus Service
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
2 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 10 May 2015

One of the worst places I've ever stayed, even after many years of travelling. The guy charged me a 2.50 Euro "city tax" in spite of the fact that I'd booked on Hostelworld and been told that the price included all taxes. I was put...More

Date of stay: May 2015
3  Thank Simon J
Reviewed 10 August 2014

My sister and I turned up here and it didnt even look like a hotel, but we thought its pouring rain and we should give it a chance. We payed up front €11 each a night. Plus we had to pay €5 for wifi as...More

Date of stay: August 2014
4  Thank Mineena G
Response from Otedis, Direttore generale at Garibaldi's RelaisResponded 12 August 2014

We do not remember exactly this customer, but we can say that what it claims is bogus. The lady was the old management, now runs a new organization. We suggest you to visit us to experience our new look. Staff

Reviewed 28 May 2014

This place is as bad, if not worse, than the other reviews say. The cranky old woman that runs the place is CONSTANTLY yelling at the people who stay. They have a curfew that means they are either locking you out or locking you in....More

Date of stay: May 2014
3  Thank Chavoncita
Response from Otedis, Direttore at Garibaldi's RelaisResponded 18 August 2014

The lady was referred to by a client, not the manager, however, we have moved away from the hostel, because it did not fit with our policy. For the bathroom we installed the locks from the inside. staff. Otedis Garibaldi

Reviewed 3 November 2013

In was a holiday trip in Florence. We arrived to the city late, but manager of the hostel was waiting for us. First night we had in a tent in the garden, which about I was not that happy, but on the morning we got...More

Date of stay: October 2013
1  Thank Vasily88
Reviewed 1 October 2013

im not being overly dramatic ... do not ever think about going there sleeping in a dirty tent mosquitoes everywhere no internet connection [--] host closes the building on 12:00 u can not go even to the bathroom worst experience everMore

Date of stay: September 2013
3  Thank Yahya Z
Response from Otedis, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Garibaldi's RelaisResponded 24 August 2014

The tents we change often, we have many different solutions for customers. As for the bugs, we applied earlier in the season pest of a whole area dedicated to the customers to avoid what she said. The connection is excellent in all areas. As for...More

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Garibaldi's Relais is an excellent choice for travellers visiting Florence, offering a budget friendly environment alongside many helpful amenities designed to enhance your stay. More For those interested in checking out popular landmarks while visiting Florence, Garibaldi's Relais is located a short distance from Mercato Centrale (5.3 km) and Duomo - Cattedrale di Santa Maria del Fiore (5.7 km). While at Garibaldi's Relais, guests can go online with free wifi, and if you are driving, free parking is available. While you’re here, be sure to check out some of the cafes, including La Ménagère, Snack Bar Anna, and Dolci Pensieri, all of which are a short distance from Garibaldi's Relais. If you’re looking for something to do, Pinocchio Tours (0.7 km), Continental Tuscany (1.7 km), and Tasting Italy Tours and Weddings (1.7 km) are a nice way to spend some time, and they are all within walking distance of Garibaldi's Relais. Enjoy your stay in Florence! Less
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Shuttle Bus Service
Room Service
Breakfast included
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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US$25 - US$149 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Number of rooms
Price range
US$25 - US$149 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence
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"Do not stay here!!!!"
9 Aug 2014
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"do not choose any room - just stay away"
20 Jun 2013
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"Don't check in there!!!!!"
19 Oct 2012
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"plus camping they have branches throughout italy and they provide a best deal ever"
19 Aug 2011
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