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Aurora Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Via Luigi Alamanni 5, 50123 Florence, Italy
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel is right next to the train station and thats very convinient because all the city tours/day trips start from the train station. Hotel is a little difficult to find only because the name is not displayed very prominently, so once you are on Via Alamanni keep your eyes open for the sign. We had booked online through Booking.com... More

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Giovanni C, Proprietario at Aurora Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We thank you for your nice words of appreciation and for the time you spent for your review. We are happy to know that we are going in the right direction. We look forward to seeing you, your friends and relatives at Hotel Aurora again. Best regards, Giovanni Cirnigliaro More

Bangkok, Thailand
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

The hotel is just opposite Train station. The room is clean and comfortable. Breakfast is good but you don't have to worry there us many choices of restaurants out there. Hotel staffs are friendly, helpful. As it's near trains station so it's very convenience to go anywhere you want in Florence.

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Dover, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

We choose this hotel as It was opposite the Florence train station convenient for our journey from Pisa and onward to Venice. could not find the hotel at first even walk passed it, it's sign was hidden by other hotel signs. The staff were very good we were given the Leonardo room on the ground floor told it was a... More

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Sydney, Australia
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31 reviews 31 reviews
7 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014 via mobile

This hotel is very close to the station and a short stroll to the Duomo. There are many restaurants very close by. The hotel although in the bustle of a busy part of Florence is quiet once inside. There is a most charming and tranquil garden courtyard for breakfast, (which is included in the tariff) and there is free wifi.... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

We missed the last train to Lucca and had to book a hotel last minute in Florence at 11:00 pm. The Wifi in the McDonalds at Santa Maria Novella train station worked very well and we found Aurora Hotel. It is right across the street from the train station, around the corner from the cathedral Santa Maria Novella and five... More

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Giovanni C, Proprietario at Aurora Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We thank you for your nice words of appreciation and for the time you spent for your review. We are happy to know that we are going in the right direction. We look forward to seeing you, your friends and relatives at Hotel Aurora again. Best regards, Giovanni Cirnigliaro More

Conegliano, Italy
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75 reviews 75 reviews
20 hotel reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

This was our second time staying and I have to do an updated post. We still liked the hotel, the staff was fabulous, breakfast wonderful and the number of outlets in the room is fantastic! But what I really needed to update was the gluten free breakfast option. My niece is very allergic and the hotel has an arrangement with... More

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Giovanni C, Proprietario at Aurora Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We thank you for your nice words of appreciation and for the time you spent for your review. We are happy to know that we are going in the right direction. We look forward to seeing you, your friends and relatives at Hotel Aurora again. Best regards, Giovanni Cirnigliaro More

Singapore, Singapore
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11 reviews 11 reviews
7 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

The hotel is just opposite Firenze Santa Maria Train station. it's old school looking but rooms are clean and comfortable. Breakfast in the garden experience. Hotel staffs are friendly. The shuttle bus to the Mall outlet is nearby with 10 euro return trip. For muslim travellers, there is halal restaurant nearby. less than 10 mins walk. can't remember the name... More

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

I ve booked 2 DELUXE rooms for 2 nights for 5 persons & have already prepaid, emailed & confirmed with the hotel manager 'G' for the surcharge of €30 each night for the extra bed. Unfortunately, when I arrived the rooms, the rooms were different from the pictures at hotel.com. I checked with the front desk staff, he said that... More

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Giovanni C, Proprietario at Aurora Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We are sorry for the misunderstanding; we want to underline the fact that we are not dishonest. What happened was, we were a bit confused by the many requests you had; we do not have a deluxe room next to a triple room, nor a deluxe room at the third floor. The room we had given you, anyway,... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

We stayed at this hotel because it was located close to the Santa Maria Novella train station and we were going to be using the train to arrive from Milan as well as to go to Siena and back to Milan. This was so convenient for this kind of travel. The hotel is very quaint but our triple room was... More

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Dear Guest, We thank you for your nice words of appreciation and for the time you spent for your review. We are happy to know that we are going in the right direction. We look forward to seeing you, your friends and relatives at Hotel Aurora again. Best regards, Giovanni Cirnigliaro More

Stafford, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

After a good trip last year my wife and myself decided to return to Florence but this time we stayed at the Aurora. The hotel is situated just of the train station and is handy for all the sights. It is very clean and the breakfast in the garden is highly recommended. It is also tremendous value for money. What... More

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Address: Via Luigi Alamanni 5, 50123 Florence, Italy
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Location: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence
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Hotel Class:3 star — Aurora Hotel 3*
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The hotel Aurora is situated in an ideal position in Florence, in front of the Santa Maria Novella railway station, close to Palazzo dei Congressi, Fortezza da Basso and only 5 minutes by walk from the Dome. Internet is free, and all rooms offer air conditioning and a private bathroom.The hotel is situated in a neoclassical building from the beginning of the 20th century, completely renew WITH LIFT, and is overlooking with wide windows the historical centre and the romantic hills of Florence. Some room, superior level, are available with views of garden.The hotel is elegantly furnished and offers all the modern comforts, rooms include a minibar and an LCD TV, and buffet breakfast is available from 07:00 until 10:00. The hotel has a pleasant garden, a small oasis of relaxation in the city center.Hotel Aurora features a paid private parking and a large garage in agreement with the hotel. An experienced and professional staff will provide guests a personalised service and all kinds of tourist and travel info. ... more   less 
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