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Il Guelfo Bianco

Via Cavour 29, 50129 Florence, Italy
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Ranked #9 of 461 hotels in Florence
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We visited Florence with our 2 teenage children and stayed there for 3 nights. Perfect location! Beautiful rooms with historic flair. The kids found it to be "really cool." The restaurant attached to the hotel is absolutely amazing too. Great staff and wonderful service.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We chose the Il Guelfo Bianco for a four night stay in Florence based on Trip Advisor reviews - and we were not disappointed. We loved the Hotel Il Guelfo Bianco. It is elegant and welcoming with friendly, helpful staff. We had a room on the ground floor and although we didn't have a view the room was great as... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great location and surprisingly quiet. Great decor and excellent cleanliness. Most staff excellent also and nice touch with free welcome drinks. Breakfast was fine although staff struggle to cope at busy times.

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lausanne, switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel is very conveniently located, close to the the duomo and to most of the attractions. It is built in and old palace, the rooms are spacious and tidy. The furniture is a little old style but who cares. From the window we had a view on a courtyard which avoided any noise from the street. The breakfast is... More

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Brighton, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff went out of their way to be helpful. They complied with all requests couldn't fault them. They washed baby feeing equipment in the dishwasher. The wifi was the only issue it was slow, but this was not a real problem for us but maybe for business users. The room we had was a junior suite it was huge... More

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mendota heights, mn
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We arrived in Florence on the train after a day of travel from America and Europe. The welcome from the staff and the accommodations made the day long travels a memory. Loved our stay, location,staff. The only downside was lack of a shower curtain, but the tub/shower combo was large enough to not get floor too wet

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The location of this hotel is very good, near to meeting areas of tours. It is about 15 minutes walk max to the train station which is about 5 minutes taxi ride. Down the street of the hotel there is a mart which sells whatever you need. There is also a nice restaurant one or two shops away from the... More

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in the apartment for a week in July. Very spacious two bedroom, two bath (and I believe a sleeper sofa in the den but we didn't need it) with a large den/dinning area and kitchen. A/C worked great as did the washer/dryer combo. Hotel is located very close to everything but on a quite street. Grocery store a... More

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Baltimore, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Il Guelfo Bianco is a delightful old world hotel with all modern amenities and excellent customer service. My daughter and I stayed in a huge room with an ornately carved open beam ceiling, which also had a large, clean, fully modern, beautifully tiled bathroom with walk-in shower and hairdryer. What was essentially a fifteenth century room was fully equipped with... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My son and I stayed at this hotel in mid June and would highly recommend it. First off, the location is outstanding - at walking distance to most main attractions. Second the room was great - it was large, had a very good bath tub (a boon after the long walks during sight-seeing), was very quiet and was comfortable in... More

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Address: Via Cavour 29, 50129 Florence, Italy
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Location: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
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Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Restaurant Room Service Suites Wheelchair access
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#6 Family Hotel in Florence #8 Business Hotel in Florence #11 Romantic Hotel in Florence
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our hotel is right in the city center, between Piazza Duomo and Piazza San Marco , few steps away from Accademia (the museum where you can see the famous DAVID by Michelangelo). It's house in two late 15th century building next each other. All rooms are different in size and position - executive rooms have a standard size - superior rooms are larger - de luxe and junior suite are very large with a sitting area. We have rooms overlooking the courtyard, gardens and several rooms overlooking Via Cavour which is the main street but 70% pedestrian and so it's not too noisy. All rooms have triple glasses and double windows. WI/FI available in all the rooms and the drawing rooms and it's free of charge if you have your own laptop or i-phone or i-pad. Bistrot restaurant next door "IL DESCO" open every day (11 till 8,30 pm) with good menu' all day long (many organic products directly by the owner's farm. ... more   less 
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