Affordable Hostels for Backpackers and Students in Florence, Italy

Affordable Hostels for Backpackers and Students in Florence, Italy
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Florence is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Italy. It's a beautiful and historic city that has a lot to offer visitors in the form of history, culture, and art. Florence appeals to all types of travelers and there is no shortage of amenities for visitors. There are many great hostels in Florence, and each have their own style and personality. Some of the most popular hostels in the city are listed below.
How much do hostels in Florence cost?

You can find our comprehensive analysis of all hostel prices in Florence here. We've found the average prices of dorms and private rooms, as well as the typical prices of hostels with various amenities, too.



A popular hostel that is great for backpackers, students, independent travellers, and female travellers.

Dorm Bed from $18.38
Private Room from $25.11
Overall Rating: 87%
Via Santa Caterina d'Alessandra 15, Florence
Plus Florence Hostel is one of the most popular hostels in the city. It's conveniently located near many of the city's top sights and it's just a ten minute walk from the main train station. The hostel has all kinds of on-site amenities available for guests including a cafe, bar, and restaurant. There's a nice terrace that offers a great view and there is a travel desk where they can answer any questions you might have or help with any bookings you might need. The hostel has an outdoor pool that is open during the summer months and an indoor pool and sauna during the winter months. There's wi-fi available throughout the facilities as well.

The hostel has twin, double, and three bed private rooms available. There are also four, six, and eight bed dorms. Dorm beds come with a reading lamp and a security locker. There are also female only rooms that have a slightly larger bathroom, a vanity table, and a complimentary cosmetic pack.

If you're looking for a fun and social place to stay, the Plus Florence Hostel is one of the best options. Whether you're traveling alone or with friends, you're sure to have a great time here.


Private Room from $56.96
(Prices vary by season)
Overall Rating: 100%
Via G.B. Amici 8 Florence, Florence
This terrific hotel offers friendly service, a bar, and cable tv. The good location and overall vibe also make it very popular. When it's time to eat, it's also nice because there's free breakfast. Luggage storage, parking, internet access, and air conditioning are also on the list to make sure your stay is very comfortable. And Hotel Ungherese is also child friendly and pet friendly.


Private Room from $34.18
(Prices vary by season)
Overall Rating: 99%
Via Faenza 63, Florence
This terrific guesthouse offers friendly service and cable tv. The good location and overall vibe also make it very popular. When it's time to eat, it's also nice because there's self-catering facilities and a microwave. Wi-fi, laundry facilities, luggage storage, towels included, internet access, air conditioning, and housekeeping are also on the list to make sure your stay is very comfortable.


Private Room from $29.75
(Prices vary by season)
Overall Rating: 98%
Borgo Albizi, 26, Florence
Hotel Bavaria is very popular due to the atmosphere, great location, and long list of amenities. It features friendly service. Wi-fi, luggage storage, towels included, and housekeeping are also on the list to make sure your stay is very comfortable. And Hotel Bavaria is also child friendly and pet friendly.


Dorm Bed from $36.90
Private Room from $30.68
(Prices vary by season)
Overall Rating: 95%
via Faenza 56, Florence
Ostello Bello Firenze is very popular due to the atmosphere, great location, and long list of amenities. It features friendly service, a bar, a common room, board games, and cable tv. When it's time to eat, it's also nice because there's a cafe, self-catering facilities, and a microwave. Wi-fi, laundry facilities, security lockers, luggage storage, 24 hour reception, internet access, air conditioning, and housekeeping are also on the list to make sure your stay is very comfortable.


Private Room from $39.88
(Prices vary by season)
Overall Rating: 95%
Via della Martellina 19 Girone - Fiesole, Firenze, Florence
This terrific guesthouse offers friendly service, a swimming pool, bicycle hire, and cable tv. The good location and overall vibe also make it very popular. When it's time to eat, it's also nice because there's free breakfast. Wi-fi, laundry facilities, luggage storage, parking, towels included, internet access, and housekeeping are also on the list to make sure your stay is very comfortable. And Bed & Breakfast La Martellina is also child friendly.


Dorm Bed from $30.71
Private Room from $28.43
(Prices vary by season)
Overall Rating: 94%
Via Trebbio 4 Florence, Florence
This terrific hostel offers friendly service. The good location and overall vibe also make it very popular. When it's time to eat, it's also nice because there's a cafe and a microwave. Wi-fi, luggage storage, internet access, air conditioning, and housekeeping are also on the list to make sure your stay is very comfortable. And Leonardo House is also child friendly.


Private Room from $13.76
(Prices vary by season)
Overall Rating: 94%
Via Generale Dalla Chiesa 1/3, Florence
This terrific campsite offers friendly service, a swimming pool, a bar, and bicycle hire. The good location and overall vibe also make it very popular. When it's time to eat, it's also nice because there's a restaurant. Wi-fi, laundry facilities, luggage storage, 24 hour reception, parking, towels included, and a mini-supermarket are also on the list to make sure your stay is very comfortable.
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