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Principe Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Lungarno A. Vespucci 34, 50123 Florence, Italy
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Ranked #92 of 460 Hotels in Florence
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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34 reviews 34 reviews
26 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Small boutique hotel with friendly and helpful staff.Rooms are comfortable,but bathroom definitely needs to be renovated,only overhead shower with bath .Rooms are spacious and clean with fridge .no tea and coffee facilities..Free snacks,red ,white sparkling wine in the afternoon are a nice touch.Free parking closed car space in the backyard invaluable in crowded Florence.The Hotel is close to all important... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After spending 9 days in the Tuscany region we had an early morning flight out of Florence to Rome back to New York. We decided to avoid the early morning 2 hour drive into Florence with our family of 5 which consists of 7, 5 and 3 year old boys. I had a rental car to return so having parking... More

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Cork, Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Friendliness. Normally I do not expect too much and don't worry when I don't get it but after this stay my expectations of Italy have gone up. Florence is small so the hotel is located within easy reach of everything worth seeing. I stayed in a single room on third floor at the back of the hotel and it was... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We picked this hotel out of a few based on some of the reviews. Perfect location. Great welcome from the staff. Junior suite as a family room was perfect. Great view of the river from the room. Staff were charming throughout. The room terrace offers fabulous views across the city. As good a brekkie as you'd except. Plus free parking... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here for two nights in July 2014. The two reasons I selected this hotel over the many in Florence were the price and that there is free parking. It also looked lovely in the pictures and, surprisingly for central Florence, it also had a garden. When we arrived the hotel was easy to find and you can get... More

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Timaru, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

If you are looing for all mod cons and sterile furnishings don't stay here.If you are looking for old world Florentine charm you are in the right place.We were met at the front and our bags taken from us and placed in our rooms which we were shown to.The furnishings and rooms are quirky and quant.I had a room overlooking... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

Great location along the Arno River with about 10-15 minute walk to everything....perfect for our family! We had one large room with a king and two twins at a reasonable price!! A wonderful old style hotel with amazing front desk service!! Everyone who assisted us went above and beyond! From helping with directions, parking, getting us waters, etc....Also appreciated the... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

Nice hotel with old character but charming. Perfect location by the river about 1-2 km walking to all interesting sites. Good breakfast and there own locked parking space. TV only with Italian channels, but who's her to watch tv anyway. Friendly English speaking staff.

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3 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

My spouse and I stayed here in June 2014 and loved it. The staff was very accommodating, helpful and consistently cordial. This positive atmosphere, along with other aspects of the hotel, made it our favorite accommodation on our trip. We stayed for 12 nights and found the location to be ideal for our purposes. The proximity to main attractions and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

This is a beautifull old period hotel , so well maintained and run. We too felt so comfortable there, and treated as family. The staff were excellent and very helpful. The breakfasts really nice. Location is just great, 2 minutes walk to the city centre, and railway station. Definitely stop there again. Ian &Maree

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Address: Lungarno A. Vespucci 34, 50123 Florence, Italy
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Location: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Principe Hotel 4*
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