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Hotel Ottaviani

1.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Piazza degli Ottaviani, 1, 50123 Florence, Italy
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Ranked #414 of 461 hotels in Florence
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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New Delhi, India
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41 reviews 41 reviews
19 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was a very last minute booking coz everything else was booked in Florence due to some conference. We had actually booked some other hotel, but the guy who came to receive us till the main road took us to Ottaviani instead. He said that it was owned by the same guy and was similar to the 'Hotel" we booked.... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

I booked a bed in a girls only 4 bed room in Hotel Toscana. When I checked in they took me a block away to Hotel Ottaviani. The room wasn't too bad, just four single beds, however the patio door wouldn't shut properly. The main issue I had were the bathrooms. The closest one to my room had no hot... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

My girlfriend and i stayed at "hotel" Ottaviani for a total of 3 nights in July. The reason why i wrote "hotel", is because i think it's a joke to call it anywhere near a hotel. We did expect to find lower standards, because that of the price, and we knew that we would be sharing the room with 2... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

stayed here for 4 nights, shared bathroom with about 16 other people, the shower head is above the toilet which gets the toilet wet and toilet roll soggy. You can be waiting between 15-40 minutes for a shower. In 4 days didn't have one hot shower, nights were loud, people bagging doors, stomping around, traffic outside. Couldn't get wifi in... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

The only good thing going for this hotel is the location. The staff didn't even have a smile to share and were not helpful at all. Room for 4 people was very cramped and stuffy. There was a ceiling fan for cooling which was not working properly. If you had the windows open at night you heard all the street... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

It was okay. Didnt like the bathroom. The door was translucent. My roomates were girls so it felt kinda awkward. The plugs were put in a strange behind my bed. The wifi was good tho. The staff was really nice because my friend left the key inside and he just gave the extra key to us.

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Berlin, Germany
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

This hotel was not worth the price. We were four persons staying at Hotel Ottaviani for three nights during our visit in Florence while we were inter-railing. The room we slept in was dirty and so was the bathroom (there were dirty towels on the floor and a lot of hair in the shower), we had a private shower in... More

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Wakefield, United Kingdom
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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

Myself and my friend only stayed here one night before heading out to another city. The location was very good near some lovely bars and restaurants but you can hear them in the rooms we were on the top floor and the stairs are a killer. There is a lift but we never wanted to wait for it so I... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014 via mobile

Ottaviana strong points: Clean, Location Ok points: Service, shower in your room is small Bad: Internet, Having to pay for all the extra's, noise from the street and sometimes from the rooms next door For a cheaper option in florence it is not bad at all, it was easy to walk from the hotel to all the must-see sights. You... More

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Koprivnica, Croatia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

Well, I loved the location of this hostel. It`s close to practically everything, and the train/bus station is really just a step away, especially if you are travelling with some heavy luggage and arriving pretty late to Florence! If you are all into sightseeing and spending most of the day outside, trying to save on the budget, yeah, I recommend... More

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Address: Piazza degli Ottaviani, 1, 50123 Florence, Italy
Location: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:1 star — Hotel Ottaviani 1*
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