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

“Clean, friendly, secure!”

Rating: 4 Reviewed on March 16, 2018

Stayed at Hostel Gallo d'Oro in September.. while traveling through Italy. The hostel is a little out of town- but its a nice walk to do. I stayed in a female only dorm and the space was very...

“High points & low points”

Rating: 4 Reviewed on February 05, 2018

The hostel was hard to get into. The sign outside says "Ring the doorbell" but there was no doorbell and you needed a key card to get in. Luckily, there were people downstairs when I arrived who let...

“Lovely Place to Stay, Highly Recommend”

Rating: 5 Reviewed on December 16, 2017

The hostel was really nice, fresh linens were provided and the amenities were really clean. A small bar was available at all times with coffee and juice while a decent breakfast and dinner/snacks are...


• 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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