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Classic Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Viale Machiavelli 25, 50125 Florence, Italy
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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114 reviews 114 reviews
22 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Stayed here once and have such great memories of the street and the hotel. The rooms are very clean and pleasant. Beds comfortable and bathrooms reasonable for a older hotel. Charming staff. Totally let me run out of Italian before jumping in. Yes it is a full walk into town but many wonderful stops along the way made it fantastico.... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I had a wonderful time staying at this lovely hotel in August 2013. The staff is so friendly, and they remember you. Travelling alone can easily make you feel invisible or insignificant, but the staff at the Classic Hotel made me feel so welcome, looked after even. Made me feel I was at home at their hotel. They must have... More

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Penticton, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Small friendly hotel near the Boboli gardens. Rooms were fine (with air conditioning, hooray!), each with a nice individual character (I was in the attic; a half-dozen of my colleagues were distributed around the lower two floors), and all quite comfortable -- nice furniture and beds, big windows, good size overall. Note that some rooms had showers and some had... More

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32 reviews 32 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

My wife and I stayed here for two nights during our honeymoon in April of 2011. We loved this place. It has such history and charm. It was a great place to get outside of the city of Florence but yet you are so close to everything at the same time. You can walk to everything from here. The service... More

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Paris
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87 reviews 87 reviews
63 hotel reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

This small hotel is not in the center, rather out of the way, towards the Boboli gardens, on the side of an ascending road towards the small village Arcetri, but I liked the area and there are nice walks to have around there. The room I got was right under the roof and had some nice old furniture. The bed... More

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London, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

A lovely backyard full of trees, fragrant flowers and friendly service make it more of a home-away-from-home and less of a hotel. Room was spacious and full of character. Lovely coffee at reception (payment reqd). Location very close to Porta Romano, but of a avenue full of large trees is excellent, but being on a busy street means that some... More

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Jerusalem, Israel
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2013

We spent two nights in this nice hotel, which is located just three minutes walk from Porta Romana. The room was no more than OK, but it was very clean. The continental breakfast was decent. Above al, the service by Benedetta was superb. She was very kind and welcoming and helpful. For such hospitality, we will certainly be glad to... More

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Boston, Massachusetts
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51 reviews 51 reviews
18 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2013 via mobile

If you want to be in the middle of everything, this hotel is not for you. However, if you want quiet and peaceful place to retire to at the end of the day, this is a lovely choice. In order to get to the center of town, you must walk down to the Porta Romana and take a bus. It's... More

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Istanbul
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17 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2013

The hotel is small and very quiet as the title says. We have been assigned two adjacent rooms on the top floor 206-207 and they were terribly dusty. The receptionist quickly changed our room to ground floor and from there on everything was good. The hotel is within walking distance to the center very close to la porta romana and... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2013

We and our daughters stayed in the family room on July 6 and 7. Nice Hotel in Florence with free parking. Close enough to the historical sites, and far away from all the tourists commotion. Located in a nice residential area close to the area overlooking the Arno River, Boboli Gardens and Palazzo Piti. Sam, the front desk clerk was... More

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Address: Viale Machiavelli 25, 50125 Florence, Italy
Location: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Classic Hotel 3*
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The Classic Hotel is a 19th century Villa which has been completely restored and is surrounded with luscious gardens and old trees.All the rooms, double, single, and the suites have a bath- or shower-room, a direct telephone, TV, strongbox, phon, air conditioning and period decor.The historic centre of Florence (Ponte Vecchio, Palazzo Pitti, the Uffizi) can easily be reached on foot from the Villa which is located near Porta Romana and the Boboli Gardens ... more   less 
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