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Hotel Machiavelli Palace

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Via Nazionale 10, 50123 Florence, Italy
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Ranked #237 of 461 hotels in Florence
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
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    4 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I have stayed at Machiavelli Palace for four nice and I can recommend you this place for your short stay in Florence. Location is just perfect - you are between the train station and city center is only in few steps from you. The rates are reasonable, rooms are clean, you'll get a free Wi-Fi and complimentary breakfast as well.... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have spent a week visiting Florence and have stayed at the Machiavelli Palace. It is perfect for seeing the sights in Florence and an easy walk to the bus station for the airport in Pisa. The hotel staff are very friendly and helpful. Our room took 3 people and it had air conditioning. The breakfasts were nice, warm croissants,... More

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Knutsford, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have just returned from 4 nights in Florence and stayed at the Machiavelli hotel, the location is perfect for the train station and all restaurants and bars. We booked a room with a balcony so our room was on the small side because the balcony was so big but good for sitting out. We tried on a couple of... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Florence is an expensive city to visit and if you are planning to visit only for a few days - then the Hotel Machiavelli Palace may be suitable. The hotel staff speak good English and are very helpful. Breakfast is complimentary and free wifi. In terms of location, it is 5-10 minutes to walk to the central train station and... More

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York, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This Hotel is literally a 2 minute walk from the train station. A 3 minute walk to the Duomo. We stayed here for a week. The staff were incredibly helpful and polite. The breakfast was the same each day but more than enough, ham, salami, bread rolls, etc. maybe not brilliant if you are veggie but the huge indoor market... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We requested a 4 star hotel in the centre of Florence and this is where the travel agent sent us. The travel agent (USA American Express) let us down. Rated 3 stars at the door, but really a 2 star at best. We were received by a very rude lady at reception who got very annoyed when we asked if... More

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Leicester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great base to stay in Florence, if you can ask for a balcony it has fantastic views. So close to the station and gentle stroll into the city. The basket of fruit was a nice touch and we also had a mini bottle of wine left for us after a few days with them. ( they may of noticed that... More

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San Juan, Puerto Rico
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61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Old Hotel located a short walking distance from main train and bus station. Room was small and everything in the room like TV, Bathtub, Bathroom, etc. are small. For example if you weight more than 250 pounds you will not fit in the tiny bathroom shower, unless you leave the doors open and make a mess in the floor. From... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

Nice room, great coffee and marvelous location! Just a short walk to the train station, and walking distance to any site in Firenze you want to visit. We had a triple room, with one double and one twin bed, the room was spacious and clean and the bath was clean and nicely appointed. The only downside was the wifi, which... More

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San Francisco, California
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

We only stayed in this hotel for one night, but the value for price is unbeatable. Huge rooms with bright decor, a nice and big bathroom, great assortment for breakfast downstairs. Overall really comfortable stay and centrally located (right near the central train/bus station). I would definitely recommend anyone to stay here if visiting Florence!

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Address: Via Nazionale 10, 50123 Florence, Italy
Location: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Machiavelli Palace 3*
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Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Room Service Shuttle Bus service Wheelchair access
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Situated in the heart of Florence and built on a Templar church, just a few hundred metres from Santa Maria Novella train station and the Fortezza da Basso, the Hotel Machiavelli Palace is the ideal location from which to explore the city's secrets and reach all the major museums and monuments on foot in only a few minutes.Multilingual staff 24h.Rich buffet breakfast.Air conditioned.Exchang service.Wi-fi service and internet point. ... more   less 
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