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Santa Maria Novella Hotel

4.0 of 5 Piazza Santa Maria Novella 1, 50123 Florence, Italy
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Mount Prospect, Illinois
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18 reviews 18 reviews
15 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

As has been mentioned below, I had a very oddly shaped room. It was basically a narrow hallway with a bed shoved in. No room for a nightstand (had to drag a chair over). There was no electrical outlet in the bathroom or near any mirror. Needed to set up a hand mirror I brought and dry my hair near... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stopped in Santa Maria Novella for a week for our wedding in August. The hotel was perfect for our stay and the room on the top floor is simply stunning. Over 25 guests also stopped at the hotel and everyone loved their room and the service. The hotel went above and beyond to make our stay perfect - which... More

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Campton Hills, Illinois
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57 reviews 57 reviews
18 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I agree with most of the other reviewers. The location is great, a short walk from the train station. Except there's no large sign out front. If you're staying here in the latter part of 2014, look for the construction in the Piazza. The hotel is next to it. The interior is quirky but quaint; our room had a step... More

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Puerto Vallarta, Mexico
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25 reviews 25 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been in Florence on prior occasions and this is far and away my favorite hotel . It is on the one of the principal and loveliest piazzas in Florence. My husband and I stayed in a junior suite for a week and the room was lovely and spacious. The hotel is within easy walking distance of not only... More

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Arizona
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed here on a business-personal trip. The stay was ideal. The staff were helpful, and took care of our every need. Staff helped with making reservations at all of the attractions. The property was clean, neat and elegant. Morning breakfast was wonderful. The location is walking distance from the train station, and all of the major attractions. We would... More

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40 reviews 40 reviews
7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great hotel in a great location. Our room at the SMN was perfect , it was very clean, roomy , decorated very nice. Bathroom was all marble with a huge shower stall. A great buffet breakfast comes with your room booking. Has a nice little bar with some very nice very friendly bartenders, great service. Gave us some tips on... More

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Bethlehem, Pennsylvania
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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel was wonderfull ..close to rail station and bus station. We stayed here for 13 days because of the great reviews and where it is situated . The hotel is beautiful and wonderfully taked care of. White linens in the dining room for our breakfast.the food and selection of items was great. The staff was wonderfull and very helpful.... More

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London
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19 reviews 19 reviews
10 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Santa Maria Novella was the third of five hotels on a "rail" holiday organised by Planet Rail. All of the hotels quite different. Of the four visited so far, one overnight stop in Montreux still to complete, this has proved to be the most exceptional - and the one to which we would wish to return again. And indeed,... More

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Sydney, Australia
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We recently stayed at this hotel on our honeymoon - our room was at the very top of the hotel and we needed to catch two lifts to reach the room. Upon arrival at the room, we were surprised by the unusual layout - the bathroom, mini bar and sofa/lounge was on the ground floor, the wardrobe, safe and storage... More

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Houston, Texas
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63 reviews 63 reviews
35 hotel reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was my first trip to Florence and this hotel was a great choice. It's not always clear from looking at a map how walkable a city is, but in Florence everything truly is within walking distance. The city in general was a lot more crowded than expected, but this hotel is "far" enough away from the main sites to... More

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Address: Piazza Santa Maria Novella 1, 50123 Florence, Italy
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Location: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Santa Maria Novella Hotel 4*
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