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Hotel Royal

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Via delle Ruote 52, 50129 Florence, Italy
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Ranked #299 of 461 Hotels in Florence
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3.5 of 5 stars
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Wednesbury
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15 reviews 15 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Travelled to Florence with friends. We didn't get the rooms we had booked and paid in advance for, and when we queried this, members of reception staff were totally unconcerned and said we had reserved the very small shabby ones we were given on three different floors in different parts of the hotel. Tinned fruit salad one item of the... More

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have travelled to Italy many times and always enjoyed wonderful hospitality, but here I came across the rudest reception staff I've encountered in 40 years of european travel. I was one of a party of professional women on an art appreciation tour, all of whom are experienced travellers and we were firstly surprised and then upset by the sarcastic... More

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Ankara, Turkey
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014 via mobile

The room they provided me was terribly small and they changed it with a bigger one but it was not clean. The owner was cross at me for my request to change the room. The bathroom was smelly and there was hair in the shower. Wifi is only avaiable in the lobby. The building is old with doors that allow... More

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22 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

We booked this hotel as we wanted the view of the riveria and we asked for a room with it. It was right on the sea side with bars and cafes lined up below. There was no airconditioning and was pretty hot so we didnt get alot of "comfortable" sleep as the a/c goes on in peak summer between June... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

Having read a few unfavourable reviews, mainly about the staff, I am happy to say that I could not fault the staff for their welcome, friendliness and assistance. The hotel is a 10 to 15 minute walk from the Duomo and the train station. It is charmingly olde worlde with lovely gardens and a pool with sunbathing area and arbour.... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

Arrived in good shape to be confronted by stressed out desk receptionist.aggressive and rude.when asked do you speak English she replied no do you speak Italian! A good point but no I do not but there again I was a visitor and I thought a guest.we were then castigated to a small ground floor room 28.she moaned about the agencies... More

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

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
7 helpful votes 7 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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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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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*
Number of rooms: 39
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