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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
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great location, near the railway station and well placed just outside the pedestrian area. Practically all the places in Florence you would wish to see are within walking distance. Hotel is very comfortable, good sized rooms (I had a double for single use to be fair) well and attractively furnished with plenty of space for two. Bed was comfortable and... More 

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Westminster, Maryland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Hotel Santa Maria Novella is a lovely hotel just a short walk from the Florence Rail Station and next to the Piazza Santa Maria. Our room overlooked the Piazza which provided both daily and nightly activities for both of us to see and enjoy. The hotel staff was very nice and knowledgeable of the area….and spoke English, which helped us.... More 

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Parker, Colorado
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I selected this hotel from Trip Advisor. I was looking for something with a good location in the city for my daughter and I. We had never been to Florence and the only guidelines we had were from the study abroad group that my daughter was with. This hotel is charming with a wonderful location on the Piazza Santa Maria... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel was very well located. It is in the center of the piazza santa maria novella, and was close to shopping areas, a lot of great restaurants, tour start points, and the train station. The building itself is beautiful! Decor was very classy, very old but well maintained and just beautiful. The front desk were made up of very... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
9 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

THE GOOD: - The location of the hotel is excellent - 5 mins from Santa Maria Novella station but doesn't feel as though it is in a 'seedy' area, which some of the streets around SMN are. All attractions are within max 15-20 mins walking from the hotel. - The hotel also recommended us restaurants for 3/5 nights that we... More 

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Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Located in a good location in 'old' Florence, the hotel offers a terrific breakfast buffet. The sauna is excellent. Staff speak English and provide excellent service. Close by are wine shops, food shops and a pharmacy. The Napoleon Room offers a quiet space to read (though the lighting could be improved) and the bar is cozy.

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San Diego, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This 4+ star hotel is very confidently located about a 10 minute walk from the train station. Located in the piazza Santa Maria Novella, the hotel offers a great home base for those wanting to explore the city. This is a walking city, so bring comfortable shoes and get ready to be amazed. The rooms were very comfortable and the... More 

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Nashville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This hotel deserves its 4 stars. Excellent hospitality from the front desk, great recommendations for restaurants, and eager to help with any other question. The rooms are clean, comfortable and well-furnished. The breakfast buffet included with the room was varied from light to hearty options to start your day. All were delicious. Highly recommended!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

I've been travelling to Florence since long and have had quite good and also bad experiences with the hotels...I've stayed in Hotel Santa Maria Novella first time in June. Very convenient location, close to the central train station, city center and very good restaurants like Buca Mario, Gargani... Friendly, helpful people and very clean! Rooms are quite nice, especially the... More 

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New York City, New York
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23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

My junior suite was pretty spacious with a nice bathroom and tub. Room overlooking SMN piazza and the SMN church. Pretty good breakfast buffet and the common rooms are beautiful. Friendly staff. Small reception area but didn't bother me.

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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*
Number of rooms: 71
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Also Known As:
Santa Maria Novella Florence
Hotel Santa Maria Novella
Hotel Style:
#17 Luxury Hotel in Florence
#21 Family Hotel in Florence
#27 Romantic Hotel in Florence
#29 Business Hotel in Florence

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