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De Rose Palace Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Via Solferino 5, 50123 Florence, Italy
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Ranked #251 of 461 hotels in Florence
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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120 reviews 120 reviews
18 hotel reviews
189 helpful votes 189 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here for 3 nights. It's located about a 15 minute walk from the train station, and a good 20 minute walk to Ponte Vecchio. It's definitely an older European building. The rooms are small and feels older. It's in a quieter area of town, so it's great to sleep in the quiet. Daniel checked us in, who was... More

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Kailua, Hawaii
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31 reviews 31 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

This hotel is a short walk from the river on a quiet and narrow street. Our room was large as it had a king bed. The bathroom had a whirlpool tub but we couldn't get it to work with the minimal instructions given by the staff. Another problem with the tub is that we were unable to release the stopper... More

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West Palm Beach, Florida
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

The hotel was not what we thought it would be...it's definitely old...and what is that smell...musty...vintage....the bedspread is old and the sheets are itchy...I'm trying not to think about it. It's dark...the shower liner is old...the tiles in the bathroom are moldy. The floor rug is dirty in the bedroom. We immediately tried to get another room or decide if... More

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Los Angeles, California
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

Stayed here in may 2014 for 4 nights(room 302).overrated for 4 star hotel.some broken things (shower head,missing tail on ceiling.the bed was very uncomfortable. The staff are courteous and helpful and the breakfast up to standard.

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Chicago, Illinois
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

From the moment we walked into this hotel the staff was nothing but rude! Upon arrival, I started to spell our last name for the check-in clerk, something I do by second nature because our last name is a bit unique. Before I could finish, he snapped at me that he knew who we were. He gave us no information... More

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Carol Stream
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

The hotel is older but very clean. It could use some maintenance (no soap dish in the shower, tiles are a bit moldy, air condition didn't work). We had a triple room. It was large with a small bathroom. If you like the old world charm, this place is for you. We stayed there for 6 nights. Breakfast was good... More

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Hebden Bridge
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36 reviews 36 reviews
7 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

Set in a quiet street close to the river Arno this hotel has old world charm yet with reasonable facilities. The staff are courteous and helpful and the breakfast up to standard. Attractions like the Ponte vecchio and Duomo are within twenty minutes walking distance which may seem like a long stride for some but bear in mind you're walking... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

Stayed here in April 2014 for 4 nights. Good location next to the river and 10 minute walk to the centre of the city. Two english speaking concierges (we think they were brothers) were helpful as was the older gentleman who seemed to be on duty each evening Our room on the top floor (room 306) was decidedly tired -... More

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

This was the biggest hotel room we stayed at on our trip. It was clean and updated very nicely. The only negative was the bath tub was dirty and the cold water in the tub was not working. Breakfast was very good and the hotel is close to everything.

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6 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

The hotel was wonderful, with charming décor and clean, comfortable rooms. The front desk staff was great and so helpful with reservations, directions, suggestions and general friendliness. They were fun and patient with four old women. The breakfast was good and we also enjoyed the use of the sitting area in the lobby to meet and plan. The valet parking... More

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Address: Via Solferino 5, 50123 Florence, Italy
Location: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — De Rose Palace Hotel 4*
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Housed in a traditional Florentine mansion, in a peaceful neighbourhood just a short walk from Ponte Vecchio and Florence central train station, De Rose Palace Hotel is the ideal place to discover all the attractions of downtown Florence while enjoying a peaceful, intimate accommodation.TYPICAL FLORENTINE DECOR -Graceful ambiences decorated with handcrafted furniture reflect the traditional atmosphere of old Florence.WHIRLPOOL BATHROOMS AND MODERN COMFORTS -18 classic rooms showcase baths or showers and some with whirlpool baths, modern comforts including air conditioning, satellite TV LCD Premium with soccer and movie channel free.All rooms with Wi-Fi Internet connection free and kettle with tea and coffee.A PEACEFUL, UPSCALE LOCATION -De Rose Palace Hotel is located near the banks of the Arno river, in the elegant residential area of Florence's Opera House, just a short walk away from Florence's major attractions. ... more   less 
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