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Hotel Alex

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Via Baccio da Montelupo 18/20, 50142 Florence, Italy
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Rooms are very clean, just the shower is too small and the hot water can be very hot. We can ear water running from other rooms at any time. Breakfast is not huge but enough to start the day. There is a Tram 5 mts. away which takes you to downtown. The reception is really the best Service you can... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

Hotel out of ZTL is our concern in Italy since we were on a road trip. The location is not good as it is not close to any of the Florence main tourist attraction but take a 10 mins walk to the tram station 'Federiga' and you could reach the city center in 15 mins. Moreover, they provide a free... More 

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Bucharest, Romania
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

So much noise inside and outside, too. It's impossible to relax there. Breakfast: poor but ok just to have a start for the day. Good point: Close to the center: 7 tram stations (15 min). Clean hotel, but not modern.

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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

My wife and I stayed at Hotel Alex for two nights and were pleased with our time there. First if all, the historic city center of Florence is easily accessible via tram, which has a stop right down the street from the hotel. Secondly, the staff was very friendly and helpful. Third, the room was clean and spacious. The only... More 

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Moscow, Russia
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19 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Nice three star hotel with free privat parking, breakfast was included, staff was helpfull. We stayed here for two nights travveling by car in Italy. The only problem was its location according to the city center. It takes abou 30 minutes to ger to center by bus.

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6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

Hotel Alex is an affordable hotel option for anyone spending their days touring the area. It is close to direct transportation into the city centre. The breakfasts were standard European buffet (in a good way) using the restaurant next door as a lovely setting to eat. Coffee is served by a waitress. Dinner at the hotel was quite good as... More 

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33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014 via mobile

We stayed here for two nights ,the room was comfortable, larger than expected with a tdecent sized bathroom and shower. There is noise from above and the corridor which we weren't expecting, although we didn't have traffic or pedestrian noise as we had a room at the back.The hotel is situated close to a tram station which makes travelling into... More 

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Luxembourg
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014 via mobile

Cosy place, nice decor, Quality Linen. I really enjoyed staying here. Upon check in. we discovered that we were given twin beds. We went down to the reception to change for a room with a large bed. The receptionist changed keys immediately , but for some reason, the new room had a twin beds again? After a beautiful breakfast with... More 

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

Wonderful room. Friendly and helpful staff. Absolutely beautiful breakfasts and dinners. A five minute walk to the train which goes past a good park for the children on it's way to central Florence. We would stay there again in a heartbeat.

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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014

well whoever went to Florence probably realized how expensive it is. So we only found that hotel. Looks a bit shocking from the outside and its far away from town BUT......they is a tram nearby which brings you straight in town and the hotel inside was lovely typical Italian style I even got some inspiration how to create my own... More 

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Address: Via Baccio da Montelupo 18/20, 50142 Florence, Italy
Location: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Alex 3*
Number of rooms: 28
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