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Hotel Maxim

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Via Dei Calzaiuoli, 11, 50123 Florence, Italy
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Ranked #195 of 461 hotels in Florence
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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    3.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

You could not ask for a more central location. Il Duomo is about 200 yards from the front door of the hotel. The rooms were comfortable and clean. Breakfast was very nice, with a great cappucino machine. Highly recommended. This is a great base for exploring Firenze. Ask for restaurant recommendations at the front desk.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed in Hotel Maxim with a friend in June for 3 nights. Our room was at the top floor and overlooking a really small inner yard although to be honest it was more like a smallish square so it was looking at the wall of the room next to us but being on the top floor it was light... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just needed a hotel for an overnight in Florence to see the Ufitzi and other sights. Friends stayed in the Axion on the floors below. Its right next to the Duomo and above a Disney Store. The opening seemed creepy and dirty but once you reached the reception you were greeted by the most upbeat and happy staff. I saw... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed at the Hotel Maxim for purely instrumental reasons. I booked at the last minute, and this was an inexpensive and convenient option. Plusses: Very central, clean, adequate. Inexpensive. Breakfast very basic but adequate. Minuses: Very plain, very basic bathrooms, entire hotel is covered with amateur artwork by what I would imagine are friends of the owners. (There isn't... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a very surprising 2 star hotel. The reception staff are beyond helpful. They can not do enough for you. Every single member of reception went out of their way to help. The best service I have ever had in a hotel on my travels around the world. The room was basic but met all of our needs. The... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We weren’t sure about staying in a two-star, but Maxim pleasantly surprised us. It is located on the 3rd floor of a building just steps from the Duomo and a few blocks from the Uffizi and the Ponte Vecchio. It was a bit like going to grandma’s house; everything was neat and clean with an assortment of beautiful furniture and... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

We only stayed here for three nights so it wasn't too bad but wouldn't recommend for an extended stay. Florence is really small so anywhere in town you're only a few minutes walk from the major sights. That makes the only positive about this hotel a little less appealing. Room felt dirty, crumbs in the armoire, college dormitory feel to... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

-Location is amazing although a bit difficult to find. Right on the main road, close to the duomo and inside the shopping district. You cannot beat that. -There is a lift to carry your luggage to the Reception but NOT to your room. You will have to do that yourself and if you are the lucky one (pun intended) to... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2014 via mobile

You can drive here but be aware you will get looks when you drive down the pedestrian only area. The room was nice, but the AC was not yet turned on so we left the window open. This is not recommended for light sleepers as it will keep you awake all night.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2014

The room was very small. We expected a bigger room. Before, we saw pictures of the rooms of hotel Maxim, and they looked bigger. So we were disappointed. The lokation was very good, near the duomo. The rooms were clean.

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Address: Via Dei Calzaiuoli, 11, 50123 Florence, Italy
Location: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel Maxim 2*
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The Hotel Maxim is located in Florence historical city centre, between the Duomo and the Uffizi Gallery.All major sights and monuments are a few steps from our hotel.The Maxim has, single, double, triple and quadruple rooms, all have bathroom; all equipped with airconditioning in summer, telephone; satellite tv, Wi-Fi internet connection, safe and hairdryers.The hotel staff will be at your disposal to advise you and make your stay unforgettable.L'hotel Maxim, categoria 2 stelle, si trova a 50 metri dal Duomo e dal Museo degli Ufizzi. L'hotel all'apparenza introvabile, si trova invece al terzo piano dell'immobile dove sta il Disney Store.La reception è al terzo piano con ascensore. L'albergo offre il trattamnento della prima colazione incluso nel prezzo ed ha solo camere con bagno.Singole, doppie, triple e quadruple con aria condizionata d'estate. ... more   less 
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