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Hotel Sempione

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Via Nazionale 15, 50123 Florence, Italy
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The room decoration is a little dated. If you could look beyond that, it is actually perfect. It is about a 5 mins walk to Stazione Santa Maria Novella station, 2 minutes walk to the Mercato central, 10 mins walk to Duomo, 15 mins walk to Uffizi etc. You may also find many eateries around the hotel.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Always wanted to go to florence, so this was a really good choice for a hotel due to its central location and it wasn't far to travel from the train station to it and from where the terravision bus drops you off from coming from either florence or pisa airport in our case. Due to being a central location it... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel is located conveniently in the center of Florence and not far from the rail station. The staff is very friendly and helpful and a parking garage is nearby. The offer valet parking and even washed my car. Breakfast was a bit crowded but okay.

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Zurich, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

My original booking was transferred to this hotel due to the renovation. I had no worry about it, since the owner of the original one and this hotel is the same. As everybody mentioned, max 5 min walk from the SMN station and the local supermarket is in 1 min walk, super convenient location. Breakfast is modest (as continental), but... More 

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Manila, Philippines
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

Cannot fault this hotel considering the price. The staff are very friendly, breakfast is sufficient and the location is excellent. Less than a 5 minute walk from the train station, mercato centrale a 1 minute walk. The shower enclosure in our room is a bit to small but not a big deal.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

We stayed for 3 nights in October 2014 and enjoyed a comfortable stay. The hotel staff were very friendly and helpful, they booked tickets for us to visit the Uffizi. There was a good selection for continental breakfast which was frequently restocked. Our only complaint would be about the noisy air conditioning which we had to turn off at night!

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mikeit, Proprietario at Hotel Sempione, responded to this review

Dear Steven H, thank you very much for sharing your experience, it is always good for us to hear that guests enjoy their stay with us. Of course we will check the air conditioning system as per your reference, but we are happy that you appreciated our buffet breakfast, our staff and services provided by our hotel. We look forward... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

great location, florence isn't that big but it's super close to train station, mercato centrale and most stuff. the train station is 2 mins away and the mercato is literally at its footstep. staff was super friendly. very clean, modern and decent sized, good value, would stay again. missed the breakfast but amazing coffee/pastry shop outside next door.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

Stayed for the last few days of 2014. 1st impression-within only two blocks from the train station, took us less than 5mins reaching there. The hotel sign from distance was a little shocking in the beginning to be honest... Room was spacious. Had a rather compact shower booth but the soaps showergel etc. were refreshened everyday. Area - again, close... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

My husband did a lot of research and managed to find this gem of a hotel in Florence. And it impressed us! I felt that our experience of the city was further enhanced by our stay here. The rooms were clean and spacious. The breakfast was good and they even have complimentary tea and coffee at the reception. It was... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

First of all was it's a really clean hotel in a central place.. You can walk and go anywhere.our room was a small one but that was ok for us..the problem was some Asian people next to us talking all night probably on the phone and we couldn't sleep.

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