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Hotel Royal

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Via delle Ruote 52, 50129 Florence, Italy
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    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a beautiful mansion set in its own charming grounds. The garden is lovely and very quiet with a pool, though we didn't use this. The rooms are clean and functional with a slightly odd decor, the bathrooms are perfectly fine although the shower is over the bath with just a plastic shower curtain. Just one large drawer for... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Good location, average accomodation, average breakfast. The people that ran the hotel were the rudest people I have ever met and didnt change at all during our stay which was really dissapointing as it put a bit of a downer on our whole Florence experience. We were also charged to use the swimming pool and you had to pay to... More

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Omaha, Nebraska
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Having read some of the reviews I was expecting the worst so I was pleasantly surprised to have had a good stay at the Hotel Royal. I was leading a group of high school students and adults and was pleased that they all enjoyed our stay for the two nights we were here. The best thing going for this place... More

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York, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

Stayed here for four nights, Room was spacious and clean with a lovely balcony overlooking the garden. The breakfast was standard continental fayre and very acceptable, self-served in a light and airy dining room. The staff were lovely and Francesco in particular was helpful and amusing! Would certainly not hesitate to stay there again in the future, Would suggest anyone... More

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80 reviews 80 reviews
20 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

when you first see this hotel you think that it has a story to tell. very big car parking in the entrance and very big and pleasant garden in the backyard. very high ceiling and exceptional decoratıon inside. the breakfast is average. the reception people are very helpful. ı wish to thanks to Francescu for his sence of humour.you can... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

An old palazzo that was turned into a hotel. Some rooms are nice, some other are tragic. I even found a moulded wall in one room. The interior is rather dated. Nice breakfast and a great backyard though...

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Teramo, Italy
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23 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

This is a charming hotel in a beautiful 200-year-old refurbished palazzo. The staff in reception were very friendly and helpful. and Francesco in particular was always ready to help with any problem. The rooms were clean with nice traditional fittings. It did surprise me to discover that they don't change the towels everyday, so I wouldn't throw your towels on... More

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Newhaven, United Kingdom
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2013

I visited this hotel in October 2013 with my girlfriend and niece. The hotel is a little gem, very close to the heart of the city with nice grounds and real charm. The staff were fantastic especially Francesco who recommended some excellent restaurants and could not have been more friendly and helpful. The location is a short walk from the... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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8 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 30, 2013

Our bible and rating standard is the Trip Advisor. This particular hotel had not rated as highly as others but could accommodate 5 rooms at a reasonable cost and looked OK. One of the main criticism that we could find in the reviews appeared to be the unhelpfulness of the staff. Our experience was a pleasant surprise. All the staff... More

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Jacksonville, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2013

We stayed here for 5 days. It was a wonderful stay. !! The 2 front desk guys Francesco and Thomas were fantastic!! Sent us to a wonder restaurant. Hooked us up with a tour guide we had for 8 hours - wonderful!! Hotel is near train and leather market, statue of David. I highly recommend !!

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Address: Via delle Ruote 52, 50129 Florence, Italy
Location: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Royal 3*
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A splendid Florentine villa built by the end of 1700. Residence of the owners until 1950, it was then turned into a hotel, and in 1990 completely restored by the present management: the Messina family. The Hotel Royal is located in a quiet zone of the town only 500 meters from the Central Station, the Congress Center and from the Cathedral. The hotel has a beautiful ancient garden with a swimming pool in the back and and a large parking place in front for its guests. Both services are for extra charge. All rooms are equipped with color TV with remote control, safe, minibar, direct-dial telephone, air-conditioning, hair-dryer. The stylish furniture grants to all rooms a sober and warm elegance. ... more   less 
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