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Room Mate Isabella

#47 of 457 Hotels in Florence
Certificate of Excellence
Via Tornabuoni 13, 50123 Florence, Italy
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Toronto, Canada
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199 reviews 199 reviews
26 hotel reviews
160 helpful votes 160 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My wife and i stayed at Room Mate Isabella for 5 nights and were treated with kid gloves from every person we met in this boutique hotel located in the best part of town a hand stretch across from the Strozzi Palace and on top of the Gucci stores. In particular, Simona, Alessandra and Franco stood out for us with... More 

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Buenos Aires, Argentina
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a small boutique hotel, located right in the middle of the high end shopping street. Walking distance to everything and close to Ponte Vecchio. The Breakfast is pretty good, and the attention at the reception is great. Only complain is the maid service... The did not replace the toilet paper when it ran out, or cleaned the coffee... More 

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San Diego
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Loved this hotel. Fabulous location, entire hotel very well decorated. Breakfast served until noon, which is a major plus! Breakfast was also very good, good selection. Staff was extremely helpful and recommended excellent restaurants in the area. Would highly recommend this hotel!

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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24 reviews 24 reviews
8 hotel reviews
68 helpful votes 68 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My wife and I stayed here from 20th-23rd February 2015 for our wedding anniversary after a recommendation from my sister. It is located within walking distance of all the sights and we didn't get a taxi once during our whole stay. We got the Terravision bus from Pisa airport which took about one hour and the bus stop was only... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2015

For years I have been returning to visit Florence having lived and studied there. It has always been my favorite city in the world. I have tried various hotels and can honestly say I have found the one I will only stay in on future trips. The location in Via Tornabuoni is perfect. The most beautuful road in Florence, closed... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

Recently stayed here for 3 nights and would certainly recommend it. Room looked recently decorated, breakfast was better than i expected (included egg & bacon) for a continental style breaky and the staff couldnt do enough to help. 12PM checkout was also a bonus too. Not much i can fault other than the eggs could have been a bit hotter... More 

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Dallas, TX
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015 via mobile

The room was quite large for a European hotel. It is beautifully decorated. The bed was very confortable and everything was very clean. The hotel staff were extremely helpful in going out of their way to accommodate us. If you are looking for a hotel in central Florence, this is it!!

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Luca A, Director de Recepción at Room Mate Isabella, responded to this review

Dear Tom, "this is it!": this is the part that makes us incredibly happy as you are cofirming that you could not have made a better choice for the perfect hotel in Florence. We do all our efforts to provoke the "this is it!" effect and we are sure you would experience the same in other Room Mate hotel you... More 

Lexington, Kentucky
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113 reviews 113 reviews
15 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

We stayed at the hotel for 2 nights. We were able to get a corner room on the 2nd floor. The room was very spacious and had a nice decor. The bed was actually two single beds pushed together, so there was a crevice in between. The bathroom was pretty standard, no issues. We were able to adjust the room... More 

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Luca A, Director de Recepción at Room Mate Isabella, responded to this review

Dear Noelle, we are very happy we contributed for a wondeful memory of Florence and of Room Mate Isabella. You have examined all the most important services a hotel should give and you have been fully satisfied by them: you lived a Room Mate experience and thank you for sharing it with other travellers who are looking for the same... More 

New York City, New York
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

I couldn't be more proud to have chosen this hotel solely based on my own research and hadn't been to Florence before! The location is superb - walking distance from the main train station (Santa Maria Novella), right on the prestigious shopping street for Tornabuoni (right above Gucci), walking distance to ALL sights. The hotel is extremely clean, rooms are... More 

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Luca A, Director de Recepción at Room Mate Isabella, responded to this review

Dear Wen, we are truly proud and, even more, happy to know that we gave you a Room Mate experience that went beyond your expectations and that our Staff actually reflected to you the Room Mate spirit we assure you can find in any other Room Mate you can find around the world. We have paid compliments to Rolly who... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

I visited this hotel in early December and everything was above expectations.It turned me in making an account in tripadvisor.They helped me in many issues and I had so many of them during my stay.My wife was ill and they managed to bring a doctor in less than an hour(i recommend not to do the same though cause it was... More 

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Luca A, Director de Recepción at Room Mate Isabella, responded to this review

Dear George, we are glad to read that we could be of great help for your wife and you. Isabella wishes to be the best "friend" you can find in Florence: the service is all thought for you, from the wonderful service the Staff provide, to the location, the decor, the spotlessly clean ambientes, the breakfast food. Do not hesitate... More 

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