Loved by young
In the heart of the historic center of Florence
A comfortable and tidy in details
alternative to the traditional B&B
BBH is located in the heart of historic Florence near the station of Santa Maria Novella, just a few minutes walk away. BBH Hostel is the ideal solution to enjoy the historic center of Florence in a young and nice place. From the BBH you can reach the most popular tourist destinations, the most popular taverns with typical Florentine dishes and younger alternative at Oltrarno.
The rates shown are per room and there are no taxes or additional charges
Yes, each room have has a private bathroom with shower.
Not being able to offer a suitable service, we prefer to keep our prices low and leave you free to enjoy the delicious breakfast pastries and bars nearby
Yes, we accept also their masters if they are well educated!
But in all seriousness, the animals are welcome, but to respect other guests, can not be left alone in the bedroom
No, we did not, but we can assure you that the environments are still sufficiently fresh and each room has a fan.
Each room, besides the private bathroom, offers comfortable amenities: tv, free wi-fi , fan, small hi-fi stereo with CD player, hair dryer and refrigerator on request and fragrant incenses. The cleaning and changing towels are made after each check-in and every 3 days of stay.
The cleaning and changing towels are made after each check-in and every 3 days of stay, but we are always at your disposal for any need
We are on the first floor with no elevator.
Travelers, tourists and artists ..
Of course we welcome customers of all ages, but certainly for the decoration and the services we offered, most of the our customers are very young or fell like that!
Yes, in the area near the reception and sometimes also into the rooms. To get the line wi-fi at your arrival we will give you the password for access.
The common spaces are non-smoking, however we have put an ashtray in each room, asking you to respect customers who will come after you.
Check in time is to be arranged by appointment with at least one day in advance. Generally it’s after 11 a.m. to allow the reorganization and cleaning of the room. If you arrive before (always agreed in advance) you may leave your luggage waiting for the check in.
Check out time is required from 10,30 / 11,00 a.m
Obviously if there are no reservations for the day of check out, you will leave the room when you need. If we are certain to be present at the time of your departure, we will keep your luggage in our small reception and return to the time requested.
If this is not possible, we remind you that at the central station of Santa Maria Novella you will put your luggage in a safe place ,official and with rates quite convenient.
Yes, we accept Visa and MasterCard , however, because of high fees commissions, we ask you to pay cash when it’s possible.
Unfortunately we're sorry but we are on the first floor with no elevator and the structure and bathrooms in the rooms do not allow easy access for the disabled.
You will find information and links on the page of our website. Remember that we are in the restricted traffic zone access (Z.T.L.) and for this reason controlled by cameras switched from approximately 7.30 a.m. to 7.30 p.m. (Saturday and Sunday from 6 p.m. access allowed and during holidays is free except on Summer week-ends – starting from the month of May - from 11 p.m. to 3 a.m.) so to avoid any penalties you can access and park in one of the garage in the center which will provide to download the license plate of your vehicle . We point out the one closer to us but there are many others nearby.
Last Notice: Do not use bus and taxi lanes !
Easy and close, only 5 minutes walk!
Leaving the station to the left side, you'll see the back of a tower of the Church of Santa Maria Novella. Reach it across the street (in front of you is a tourist-office) by going left along the walls of the Church to go into Via degli Avelli.
You will arrive in Piazza Santa Maria Novella, cross to the arcade and see before you the Alinari Museum of Photography .
Go right to Via della Scala and the first street you find is Via del Porcellana , we are at number 14 black. If I have explained badly you can always see the little amateur video shot from us ... calm, it lasts only 3 minutes!
The Florence airport is only 5 km far away. You can take a taxi or bus to Santa Maria Novella train station, located next to our hostel (5 minutes walk). You'll find a convenient shuttle bus that takes you directly into the central square of Santa Maria Novella train station, buses depart each half hour and takes about 15 minutes - depending on traffic. For more information click here.
Of course you can also take a taxi, a confortable but more expensive choice.
That is very close to us on the corner of Via del Porcellana. In Borgognissanti there are the major offices to rent cars and scooters
Submit a request through the book of our site, we'll send you as soon as possible the availability and the room rate for the period you requested: this is only an information with any obligation.
Only in a second time, if you are interested , you will receive the form with all the data for the reservation.
At the time you will decide to book we will send you a form where you can find all the information to the dispatch of an advance which will serve as a guarantee for both of us.
We ask a 30% deposit (or the minimum amount of the first night). You can send the payment by bank transfer or Postepay or sending by fax all your card details.
From Pisa airport you can catch the train to Florence Santa Maria Novella taking an hour and 15 minutes or less or catch the shuttle bus of the Terravision company. For more information click here