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Hotel Sole

1.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Via del Sole 8, 3rd floor, Florence, Italy
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Ranked #116 of 460 Hotels in Florence
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Warsaw, Poland
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70 reviews 70 reviews
22 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Location: this hotel is located close to the railway station and close to the Duomo. Pluses: location, price and friendly staff Minuses: noisy as this is close to the center and you can hear carousing in the night. Also quite a few mosquitoes, but they can't help that. Location: to get to this from the airport, take a Volainbus (airport... More

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Swiss Alps, Switzerland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

We had a change from sole to diva hotel (partner hotel) the receptionist was very friendly!!! The room was clean but not as pretty as on the pictures from sole (not equal).. Breakfast included till 10am (they started to clean up and close breakfast area at 09:40..) pitty! Thank you anyway for the stay!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

The location is a couple blocks away from central Florence - right by the cathedral and close to ponte vecchio bridge. only downside really is the noise since it is so close to the heart of the city. great restaurants around, free wifi, the workers are so friendly and accommodating. they also have a laundry service which is awesome if... More

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Pretoria, South Africa
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21 reviews 21 reviews
8 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

When we booked in Florence we found it hard to find a decent hotel with good prices. I found this hotel on booking.com and the prices were decent so we booked this hotel. The hotel is very close to SM Novella station and it is in a very good location. Close to duomo and very nice shops. When we got... More

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Gothenburg, Västra Götaland, Sweden
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014 via mobile

The staff is very helpfull. Good location in the shopping streets. (Even though we would prefer to stay closer to all the great restaurants rather than close to (exclusive) shopping.) The room is clean. We are surprised that hotel Sole only have one star!

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Toronto, Canada
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6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

Pros: has a lift, relatively inexpensive, clean and cleaned each day, great wi-fi, good location, receptionists are very friendly. Cons (and quite a lot): budget type hotel, very poor noise cancelation in our room (7), slightly dingy- could use some renovation, mattresses are quite poor, air condition does not function (the story was that the weather in Florence is bipolar... More

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Toronto
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013

Up three flights of stairs in an older building on Via del Sole, this recently renovated hotel has an elevator(!), a very helpful and friendly staff, spotless rooms, excellently functioning bathrooms, and air conditioning that worked perfectly throughout the five days we were in Florence during a heatwave in August 2013. So what the elevator's tiny, there's no parking or... More

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StefaniaSag, Responsabile reception at Hotel Sole, responded to this review

Dear Guest, thank you very much for choosing Hotel Sole for your stay in Florence and thank you also for your good review about us. Me and all my staff are very glad to know that you appreciated your stay here and we hope that you will consider again our hotel if you want to come back in our gorgeus... More

London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2013

I was very happy staying here and to prove it I decided to stay there again next year. It was central, clean, quiet, good value and with friendly helpful staff. What more can I say; this hotel suited me down to the ground and I thoroughly enjoyed my stay.

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StefaniaSag, Responsabile reception at Hotel Sole, responded to this review

Dear Guest, I'm very glad to know that you liked our hotel during your stay in Florence and I'm also very happy that you will come back here next year. Don't hesitate to suggest Hotel Sole to all friends or family members who want to come in Florence in the future. Thank you very much and see you soon! Simone More

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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2013

This hotel served our purposes and the staff was helpful and willing to answer questions. The units are on the 3rd and a half floor giving rise to thoughts of Harry Potter. The lift is extremely small and not for those with a fear of tight places. Cleanliness was the only thing we had an issue with in comparison with... More

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3 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2013 via mobile

The room was very small with only a tiny window for natural light. The light flickered (which they fixed), the shower basin was blocked (which they didn't). There is no reception overnight, so don't lose your keys and pray they work (doesn't everything work perfectly in Italy?) There is no breakfast room, no parking, no bar/minibar, the air conditioning doesn't... More

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StefaniaSag, Responsabile reception at Hotel Sole, responded to this review

Dear Sir, thank you for spending your time writing a review about your stay with us. Reading your comment I noticed that some of your points in your review are well shown in the web site, and also when we received your confirmation, we sent you an email where all this information are all well written again. About the other... More

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Address: Via del Sole 8, 3rd floor, Florence, Italy
Location: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:1 star — Hotel Sole 1*
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