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Ostello Gallo D'Oro

Via Cavour 104, Florence, Tuscany, Italy


Welcome to Ostello Gallo d'Oro! If you are here it's because you are looking for a clean, cheap and central accommodation with something extra on top of it all. Then you are in the right place. Ostello Gallo d'Oro is located in the city centre of Florence, only 5 minutes walk from the David statue only a 10 minutes walk from the Duomo and the train station. We offer rooms with two, three, four and five beds, all with a bathroom. You can book a private room or a bed in a dormitory shared with others. The rooms are spacious and modern with all of the comforts that you may not find in other hostels, such as en-suite rooms with TV, free internet access and wireless connection. At the reception you will find Silvia&Max who will assist you with a big smile and a city map, we are always ready to suggest the best restaurants, the cheap but good ones, nice places to go to and events around Florence. We also give you the possibility to book tickets for free for most of the museums and events in Florence. In our Photogallery you will find pictures showing and telling about life here at Gallo d'Oro. And of course we organize many activities for and with our guests, such as tours in the beautiful Fiesole countryside, food and wine tastings in the Chianti area, trips at the Argentario beach or even at the famous castles in Umbria. Still, if you are most interested in the city centre you can always take advantage of our hospitality, as we organize surprise "Aperi-Dinners" during the week and more fun activities designed to spend time together and socialize, relaxing on the balcony of your room... Our competitive prices are hard to beat considering the quality of the hostel. Choose us as your special place to stay in Florence!


  • 24 Hour Reception
  • 24 Hour Security
  • Book Exchange
  • Breakfast Included
  • Common Room
  • Elevator
  • Fax Service
  • Free City Maps
  • Free Internet Access
  • Free WiFi
  • Hairdryers
  • Hot Showers
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Linen Included
  • Lockers
  • Luggage Storage
  • Postal Service
  • Tea/Coffee Making Facilities
  • Tours/Travel Desk
  • Towels Included
  • Vending Machines
  • Washing machine



Traveler Reviews

“Best Hostel ever”

Rating: 5 Reviewed on December 15, 2019

This hostel beyond my expectations. The breakfast, lunch, and dinner are included for a very cheap price. The highlight was BREAKFAST and the room is very clean! I really recommend this hostel if you...

“Hostel Gallo d'Oro”

Rating: 5 Reviewed on October 10, 2019

Great hostel, 20 min walk from the train station, 7 minutes to the Galleria dell'Accademia and Michelangelo's David. Simple but nice rooms with lockers to store your backpack and valuables in...

“Not very central”

Rating: 3 Reviewed on September 16, 2019

This hostel says it's in a central location but it's not. It's atleast a 20 minute walk which is over a mile from the main train station. It's also a 15-20 minute walk to Uffizi. The hostel itself...


• Ostello Gallo D'Oro is on Via Cavour 104black (right stair 1°floor), between Piazza San Marco and Piazza Libertà 10 minutes from the Duomo.• If you walk from the train station instead of taking a bus you can take Via• Nazionale ( just out of the train station next to Mc Donalds ), then make a right on via XXVII Aprile. When you reach Piazza San Marco make a left on Via Cavour and• walk until number 104 black! ( remember that in Florence we have black• and red numbers !!! ).• We are a 15 minute walk from the Train Station SMN.• A five minute bus ride on ATAF Bus numbers 1, 7, and 25, one leaving every 5 minutes from the train station. Get off at Via Lamarmora (last stop on the street) and walk over one block to Via Cavour 104.


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