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Torre Guelfa Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Borgo SS Apostoli 8, 50123 Florence, Italy
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Ranked #73 of 461 hotels in Florence
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Chicago, Illinois
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12 reviews 12 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I stayed in the Torre Guelfa Hotel for two days last week and just loved it! My room was huge for one person with a comfortable bed and pleasant view of a nearby rooftop garden. Breakfast every morning was huge, with tons of options on the buffet. I was really impressed with the beauty of this hotel, particularly the lovely... More

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Humble, Texas
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed at this hotel July 2014. The rooms were large and clean, well decorated AND the AC worked GREAT! We are a family of 4 and we shared 1 room. The Front desk staff were VERY helpful..They gave us directions to sites and even helped us resolve a situation with our tickets to climb the Leaning Tower of Pisa!!... More

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Manalapan, New Jersey
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Great location in Florence for a hotel with a great history and a special old world charm. The rooms were very large and comfortable. The viewing and drinks from the tower of the hotel are breath taking. We found this hotel to be a great value.

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Laguna Beach, California
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My sister and I stayed here and what stands out the most is the rooftop terrace. We sipped vino and looked out onto the duomo and enjoyed the city lights view of beautiful florence. I think I stayed up thee for hours just admiring the sights. As I recall. The rooms were comfortable and the breakfast was cosi cosi but... More

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New York City, New York
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3 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed at Torre Guelfa Hotel for part of our honeymoon and I was very disappointed. Our room was diagonal from the cleaning closet so the hallway and our room smelled very strongly of chemical cleaners. We always heard banging from that closet but also were very close to the kitchen quarters and each morning woke up... More

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Vienna, VA
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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The old part of Florence, Italy is a tourist’s delight for those into the art and architecture of the Renaissance. And in an unfamiliar foreign city I really appreciate a hotel site that is convenient to what I want to see and whose staff can help me with directions and suggestions for places to see and eat. And if the... More

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Bend, Oregon
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The location for this hotel is perfect--right near the Ponte Vecchio and the Piazza della Signoria. The bar on the top of the tower is fabulous. Can't get a better view anywhere. The room was only so-so. Breakfast was included and pretty good.

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Baltimore, Maryland
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8 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

We stayed one night at this hotel on our final day in Italy. Our room was an okay size but definitely dated and a bit dark and dingy. We enjoyed the rooftop in the late afternoon and the view of the city is incredible - just wish we had stayed for a cocktail but the World Cup Soccer with Italy... More

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Brooklyn NY
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014

Best location, steps from Ponte Vecchio and the Uffizzi. Totally unique property with a spectacular tower and bar. The room was older and not fancy, and the bathroom was miniscule, but I didn't care. Only problem was the air conditioning. It was not hot when we were there, but the street nearby was so noisy that we would have liked... More

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Seattle, Washington
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12 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2014

This is a wonderful old hotel very near the Ponte Vecchio. I had stayed here on a tour a couple of years ago and remembered it fondly...so when I decided to return to Florence, I decided to revisit this gem. I was not disappointed! The rooms are old and charming, but with modern comforts. We were on the 2nd floor... More

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Address: Borgo SS Apostoli 8, 50123 Florence, Italy
Location: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Torre Guelfa Hotel 3*
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Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Room Service Wheelchair access
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#74 Romantic Hotel in Florence #84 Family Hotel in Florence
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