The city of Florence offers a very wide choice of hotels, apartments and other accommodations where you can stay. Due to the large flow of tourists expected in the summer months early booking is recommended.
A more extensive list of accomodations can be found on specialized websites, such as TripAdvisor, Booking.com
through which participants can often get very good rates .
A list of hotels with special prices for participants can be found here
A list of hostels and other budget accommodation is also available on this site
Some low-rate Hostels are located near to the Congress venue:
7 Santi HOSTEL
Viale dei Mille, 11, phone (+39) 055 5048452
PLUS OSTELLO FIRENZE
Via Santa Caterina d’Alessandria, 15/17 Phone: +39 055 4628934
ACADEMY HOSTEL AND ROOMS
via Ricasoli 9, Phone: +39 055 2398665, Fax: +39 055 2645447