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San Gallo Palace Hotel

#73 of 463 Hotels in Florence
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Via Lorenzo Il Magnifico 2, 50129 Florence, Italy
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Eugene, Oregon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Loved our stay at San Gallo Palace! Right when we walked into the lobby, we were warmly greeted by the staff. Our room was a great size for two people, clean, and no street noise. Only bad thing was the quality of the pillows, but the staff immediately brought new pillows at our request. The staff at the hotel bar... More 

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Durham, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This hotel was great in every way. The breakfast was great and it was very clean. It was also well located and beautiful. It is close to some great restaurants and public transport, especially the bus station. The staff was also very courteous and helpful.

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Bath, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Well situated, just outside the centre, walking distance 10mins to centre. Unfortunately next to a very busy roundabout but we had a bedroom at the back so unsure if this is a problem, view wasn't great out of our window. Room was spacious and bathroom was large. Shower was impressive. Staff were very helpful and couldn't do enough. Breakfast was... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I only stayed for a short time in Firenze and this hotel was the perfect oasis. Nice big rooms, quite and friendly staff made for a very nice experience. I would definitely recommend it. The distance to key attractions makes for a long walk and can be demanding if very hot, as it was in July.

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Oana S, General Manager at San Gallo Palace Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Sir, Thank you for spending your time to write of us; our guest satisfaction is the best gratification to the commitment we always put in our daily job. We try to do always our best. Waiting to see you back to San Gallo Palace on your next tripin Florence. Best regards Antonio Giorgio More 

London
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visit Italian cities a lot and have only visited Florence for the day. This time we decided to stay for two nights. We booked this hotel through BA and got a good deal. People say it's a bit of a walk from the centre but this was perfect for us. It's about 15-20 minutes walk to the Duomo but... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spent an anniversary week here after a five year gap from our previous visit. Hotel still spotless, rooms good size with nice bathrooms. Staff always friendly and obliging and cant do enough to make your stay enjoyable. Bar and breakfast bar excellent. Only slight downside is that the hotel is about 1.5 Kilometers from the main tourist attractions, and in... More 

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Oana S, General Manager at San Gallo Palace Hotel, responded to this review

Dear customer , thank you for taking your time to review our Hotel . Your opinions are the most important to do more and better to meet the needs of our customers . We hope to have you back soon at the San Gallo Palace in next stay in Florence. Best regards Antonio Giorgio More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Enjoyed staying at this hotel. It's location is great for being out of the hectic city but close enough to walk to some great sites, including Il Duomo, the Ponte Vecchio and Accademia. Breakfast was ok and at times the Internet was frustratingly slow but very lovely rooms and helpful staff. Also, a nice little sitting area for breakfast or... More 

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Oana S, General Manager at San Gallo Palace Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Sir, thank you for taking your ttime to write of us. Your reviews are the most important tool to permit us to do our best to satisfy our guests. We hope to see you back to San Gallo Palace on your next trip in Florence. Best regards Antonio Giorgio More 

County Dublin, Ireland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very nice, clean and comfortable hotel. Room was spacious and bed comfortable. Found room to be a bit noisy in the mornings with movement in room above us and busy traffic outside. Breakfast was served in small garden which was lovely. We found the breakfast to be plentiful in selection but not great in quality with breads and pastry shop... More 

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Saint Johns, Michigan
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

What a great hotel, felt like a bed and breakfast but with all the privacy of a hotel. Charming clean rooms, with full bath/shower, balcony doors (but no walk out) and plenty of garden seating opportunities for breakfast or afternoon/evening wine. Great location with only 10 min walk to see the famous David and to great shopping.

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Oana S, General Manager at San Gallo Palace Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Sir, thank you for taking your time to write of us; our guest's review are so important for us to do our best every day. We hope to see you back to San Gallo Palace on your next trip in Florence. Best regards Antonio Giorgio More 

Romford
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2015

My fiancee and I stayed here at the beginning of June, and we don't have a bad word to say about the hotel or the staff. It is conveniently located (a 10-15 minute walk to the Duomo, if it's not too hot), and there are a few bus stops nearby. The room was clean, the air conditioning was welcome (not... More 

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Oana S, General Manager at San Gallo Palace Hotel, responded to this review

Dear guest , thank you for taking your valuable time to review our Hotel . The satisfaction of our customers is the best reward to the commitment that every day we put nelnostro work . We try to always do our best to ensure that your stay is the best . We hope to get it back to San Gallo... More 

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