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Hotel Balestri

Piazza Mentana, 7, 50122 Florence, Italy
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Hotel Balestri
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Ranked #263 of 459 Hotels in Florence
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5 of 5 stars reviewed yesterday
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Amazing location with a great view of the river from our room.The breakfast was delicious and the staff at the front desk were nice and very helpful with directions. Hotel Balestri was also within short walking distance from major attractions such as, the Uffizi Art Museum and the Ponte Vecchio.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We loved here!! Perfect location. Very helpful front desk...speak English well...very accommodating. Heated towel rack is excellent. Comfy bed. Wonderful breakfast w. Prosecco and huices. Highly reccomend.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel is in an excellent position on the Arno (many rooms have a view of the River) and is in easy walking distance to the Galileo Galilei Museum, the Uffizzi, and the historic center. Good breakfast buffet included. Recently renovated in ultra modern style, what it lacks in atmosphere it makes up in service and comfort.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2015

In Februar we we stayed at the Hotel Balestri. Very modern and new but not very cosy. It is missing the friendly touch and personal items. In the rooms there are no pictures just white walls. Reception is OK but be aware when they reserve a museum or other cultural show because they more than double the normal charge. For... More 

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Hotel_Balestri, Hotel Manager at Hotel Balestri, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for your review. I have duly noted all your comments. Hotel Balestri has just opened, after amost two years renovation works, at the end of January and we were working to complete all the details in the rooms. I'm sorry about museum tickets misunderstanding and I just double checked with the Front Desk staff... More 

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