International Student House Florence

Welcome to the International Student House, we'll be more than glad to have you as our guest! Here you'll find a home away from home: we're a hostel in Florence city center, but we prefer to think about our place as a backpackers paradise where you can find everything you need!

Our guesthouse offers clean and bright private rooms, an ideal choice for young couples, people traveling for business or families. But we also have a 6 beds shared dorm, an accommodation that is just perfect for little groups, friends or for those who simply would like to meet other people and save some money!

International Student House double room

International Student House has a great location in Florence historic center: we are the closest hostel to Santa Maria Novella railway station (about 2 minutes away) and this means you will have plenty of public transports at your disposal and you'll be able to reach every spot of the city center simply walking.

Here you have a list of some of the available facilities and amenities:

  • Air conditioning
  • Internet access
  • WiFi access
  • Laundry
  • Luggage storage
  • Heating
  • Kitchen
  • Hairdryer
  • Fridge
  • Towels / Linen

Moreover, International Student House Florence is situated in an authentic historical building, the place is quiet, safe, clean and it's managed by a young and helpful staff that will make you feel like home.

At the check in ask our staff (who speaks not only Italian, but also Spanish and English) about what to see, where to eat and what to do in Florence and they will be more than happy to help you by providing a map and great travel tips and tricks about pubs and clubs nearby...Florence Nightlife will surprise you!

Rooms & Facilities

International Student House offers clean and bright private rooms for your stay in Florence. Some of the rooms have an ensuite bathroom, some others have the services outside, shared at the floor.

Private rooms prices are always really cheap, but if you want to spend the less as possible we also have a 6 beds dorm, where you can simply book your bed and share the room with other guests.

Florence Hostel double private room

On request we can provide you with a tv set, a luggage storage service, and internet access (also wi-fi). At the arrival we'll give you a key so you can enter and leave your room without any restriction and enjoy Florence nightlife at its best!

Here you have a little list of all room types available at International Student House:

  • 6 Bed Dorm, with en-suite
  • Twin Room
  • Twin Room, with en-suite
  • Triple Room - Three Single Beds, with en-suite

Extra cost services on request: air conditioning, laundry, heating

Linen rental: 4,00€ per guest

Towels rental: 1,00€ per guest

Online Bookings

Finding a cheap room in Florence has never been so easy! You can use the simple form below to make a real-time search of the available rooms and book online the best offers at International Student House Hostel. Reservation will pass through a safe and simple process: you will pay a 10% deposit via credit card, while the remaining 90% can be paid at the check-in.

Please note that you can cancel or change your booking only until 72 hours before the arrival date. After this time International Student House Florence staff will have the right to charge a first night fee from your credit card.

Please respect the estimated arrival time specified on your booking. If you have a delay plesae contact us by email or phone. Thank You.

The city tax is not included in the room rates and it has to be paid cash at the arrival.


Contact & Directions

Phone: 0039 333 5441331
Address: Via Faenza 67 - 50100 - Florence - Italy

International Student House has a strategic location in Florence city center: it's situated 2 minutes walking from San Lorenzo shopping area and in only 3 minutes you can reach Michelangelo's masterpiece, the worldwide known David statue. All Florence sightseeings are a stone's throw and in less than 5 minutes you'll reach amazing places like the Duomo, Uffizi's Gallery and the romantic Ponte Vecchio (Old Bridge).


* Please note that in Florence there are two types of number systems, black and red. We are in the black system, number 67.

If you arrive by train to Santa Maria Novella, you can take the first
Exit on the left (where the pharmacy is located). Then cross the street towards MC Donald's and turn right and go on for 20 meters, turn left and go straight on Via Largo Alinari. Finally, take the second street on the left called Via Faenza: we are 50 meters away on the left at number 67.

If you arrive by airplane, a shuttle bus marked as 'navetta' will bring you to Santa Maria Novella train station (departures more and less every 20 minutes).

By train or bus of 'terravision' company, leaves every 1 hour and arrives at Santa Maria Novella Florence central station.

We have also transports service to/from airport and railway stations: to book this service and have further details on the price please contact us in advance.