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Hotel Machiavelli Palace

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Via Nazionale 10, 50123 Florence, Italy
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Syracuse, New York, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Nice big room, free wifi, convenient location. Very clean. Ample breakfast. Great hotel. Wifi works better in lobby than in the rooms. So happy with the size and cleanliness of the room. Extra large bathroom, too.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

we stayed for four nights at the Machiavelli Palace and were highly impressed; from the initial welcome and check in, where maps and guides and all the essentials were given, to a thorough and efficient check out with the option to leave our bags to pick up later if we wanted. All reception staff were friendly and very helpful, taking... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Please get a bigger SIGN :), i spend an hour walking by the street and couldn't find on top it was raining. The rooms are bit old, the bathroom seems to be renewed lately. The safe in the room is small it do not fit your laptop or iPad as well it was not working. Location is good, 3-4 minutes... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Breakfast is provided and you are within walking distance from the main train station. There are 2!! Ice cream shops in front of the hotel . You are within walking distance of the Cathedral of Florence. Book your train tickets for a half day trip to the town of Pisa. There’s nothing to do there but see to see the... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I stayed in this hotel last year for few nights. At first we were a bit confused in finding the place since it's tucked in between small streets in Florence. It didn't look that big from the facade but the room was quite big actually. The staffs were very hospitable and helpful, breakfast was also good. It wasn't something fancy... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were welcomed warmly by genuinely helpful staff who made our stay most enjoyable. The rooms were tastefully furnished and air conditioned and the hotel's central location made our exploration of the City on foot very convenient . It's position also meant that a short walk takes you to the Santa Maria Novella rail terminus allowing easy access to the... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in this hotel for 3 nights during a recent visit to Florence. The location was very convenient, but unfortunately the room was not that flats. The pillows were the most uncomfortable I have ever had in a hotel and even with 3 pilled on top of one another they still felt like a flat ple of bricks. The... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When we arrived at Pisa Airport we were pleasantly surprised that we could catch a coach outside the arrivals hall straight to Florence Railway Station for only €6 each, and the hotel was only five minutes walk away. The staff were efficient and friendly, the rooms were clean and had air conditioning included in the price of the hotel, very... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Machiavelli Palace stays at about 300 metres from Firenze Central Train Station and about 15 minutes walking from The Dome - it's very central and you can go by foot to everywhere in Firenze. The conditions are not that good... the chambers are old, the toillets are not good at all and the breakfast (that is mandatory to "buy"... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

The hotel was in walking distance from the station and a good base for exploring Florence. It was close to shops, sites, restaurants and cafes. We were disappointed with the bedroom, which was small and the beds were very hard. On the plus side, we had a good view from our window of the Duomo and the bathroom was excellent.... More

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Address: Via Nazionale 10, 50123 Florence, Italy
Location: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence
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Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Machiavelli Palace 3*
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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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