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Hotel Magenta

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Via Montebello 40, 50123 Florence, Italy
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Ranked #265 of 459 hotels in Florence
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2013
DaveShumway Billings, Montana, United States
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
    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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Chicago, Illinois, United States
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

My husband and I stayed for 4 nights at the Magenta Hotel. It's about a 8 minute walk to the train station and 10 minute walk to most sights in the city of Florence. For the first few nights, we appreciated being a little bit outside of the hustle bustle and having a quiet street to stay off of. The... More

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Billings, Montana, United States
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28 reviews 28 reviews
7 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2013

The hotel is all that I wanted, and the prices were fair. The room was modern and spotless, the bed was comfortable. I took the three flights of stairs each time, but there is an elevator. Complementary wireless internet was fast with coverage in my room. The breakfast was free and on par with all of the other breakfasts I've... More

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Tel Aviv, Israel
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2013

good hotel- near the Fiume river . location 15 min from the central train station (Santa maria novla) by walking . u can definitely walk to all of the sites. clean hotel. simple breakfast. small bathroom

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Eden Prairie, Minnesota
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2013

we loved it!! clean; close to everything; owners, their son, and dog of course, made us feel like family. two women traveling together could not have felt more safe. would go back next trip to florence.

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Blenheim, New Zealand
15 reviews 15 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2013

A great location. Only a short walk from the train station. Handy to the river and to the main town. Easy access at front entrance. We stayed in a wheelchair accessible room on the first floor. The room was very spacious and clean. there is a great spacious bathroom with a tiled wet floor shower . The lift to the... More

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Dallas, Texas
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52 reviews 52 reviews
9 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2012

This hotel is near the Amrigo Vespuci bridge on the city side of the Arno and about a 12 minute walk from the Ponte Vecchio. The room was clean, comfortable, not too large, but not too small either. The breakfast was good but not as extensive as some I have had. The staff was extremely helpful especially pointing out good... More

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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2012

The good: 20 minute walk from Duomo and center of town. Owner very helpful and willing to show you attractions The bad: Terrible breakfast (worst I've had in Italy). Very poor selection and stale pastry. The room had a musty smell to it and the ones not facing the street is literally two feet from someone else's window. If you... More

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Wakefield, United Kingdom
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18 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2012

I was quite disappointed with this hotel after the glowing reviews I read before booking. Our stay here was quite different. The hotel room itself was clean and had decent facilities but yes the bathroom is very very small. However our room on the second floor lacked air con and therefore being able to sleep / getting ready was very... More

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29 reviews 29 reviews
19 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2012

Stayed here for 2 nights. Owners very friendly and great for asking information about Florence. Parking for our van was around corner. Room was originally set up as two beds, 2nd day staff joined the beds into one. Room very simply decorated but was spacious and clean.Had an early trip the 1st day so were too early for breakfast. A... More

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Scottsbluff, Nebraska
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2012

My husband and I (ages 62 & 70) arrived in Florence by train from Rome May 2012. As advertised, it was an easy walk while rolling suitcases from the train station - maybe 10-15 minutes. The hotel is newly remodeled - very modern and clean. We were greeted by the owners son Nedd? We just loved him. He was so... More

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Address: Via Montebello 40, 50123 Florence, Italy
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Location: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence
Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Wheelchair access
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Ranked #265 of 459 hotels in Florence
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Magenta 3*
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Hotel Magenta is a small family hotel run by the Avuri family, located in the historical center of Florence. Thanks to its strategic position you can easily reach both the Renaissance heart of Florence with its museums, the cathedral and historical buildings, Fortezza da Basso and Palazzo dei Congressi and the new "Music and Culture Park ". Hotel Magenta is also located within walking distance of the Polimoda International Institute of Fashion and Design, the American Consulate and the central railway station of Santa Maria Novella. ... more   less 
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