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De Rose Palace Hotel

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Via Solferino 5, 50123 Florence, Italy
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Location
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  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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14 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Not much to say... Concierge was polite to us we didnt engage with him much, as we found it easier using our google maps from the train station as its a 12 min walk. (ROAMING FREE Inc of network 3UK minutes and data for free)anyway had room 202 which was ok what youd expect from a converted office building to... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Facts: - Mosquitoes in lobby area - My A/C barely cooled my room and when I asked for help they did nothing to fix the problem since the A/C was blowing air - Breakfast extremely underwhelming, no eggs, no bacon, just croissants, salami, and cheese. - Toilet took forever to recuperate water - Cheap bed mattresses - this hotel needs... More

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived at the hotel from the train station (10-15 minute walk) to check-in earlier than planned.The gentleman at reception (black hair and goatee) was very rude and abrupted and questioned why we were staying in Italy if we could only speak a litlle bit of italien. We were then told to put our luggage in the room next door... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I travel often and this is by far the worst hotel I've ever stayed in. There is an EXTREMELY rude concierge and hotel is far from four stars. If you're looking for a hotel covered in black mold, dead bugs and raw sewage smells leaking through the vents then this is your place;) .. Honestly disgusting. Oh and I forgot... More

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18 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We took a taxi from the train station. Cost us E8.50. On foot 15 mins. Quiet road in diplomatic area. Older style hotel. Very welcoming reception (Daniella excellent). Room spacious and well furnished. Bed comfortable and bathroom very good. We were in a corner room 203, with two large windows. Aircon worked well. Breakfast was cold buffet style, and good.... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a lovely traditional italian hotel situated conveniently close to the centre of Florence. The staff were friendly, polite and incredibly helpful, especially Giovianni who even offered to lend us an umbrella when it rained. The room was clean and well appointed. Breakfast was very nice and again the staff were courteous and helpful. The hotel is two minutes... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

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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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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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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