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Hotel Derby Florence

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Via Nazionale 35, 50123 Florence, Italy
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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Budapest, Hungary
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

I chose this hotel from the internet, I wanted to stay there 2 nights for a 3 days sightseeing. For me the hotel was such perfect: the room was small but I just needed a bed to sleep somewhere, the breakfast was a lot and was good, but the main point of the hotel is the excellent position. In five... More 

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Milano, Italy
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22 reviews 22 reviews
11 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2010

If you're on a budget and does not have any particular need except for a bed and a bathroom, this is a place to consider. 5 minutes walking away from both railway station Santa Maria Novella and city centre (Duomo, etc...), the position is the principal reason to book this place. Decent rooms (the place was going to be refurbished... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2010

Situated near by the central station and all important museums and sights. Good service in lobby, clean room (except for mouldy stains in the bathroom) but in need of some renovation. Breakfast OK with very white toast, jam and spread cheese. Good coffee. Very friendly staff. A good basic hotel worth the price in a city where you're not supposed... More 

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Sydney, Australia
14 reviews 14 reviews
5 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2010

I stayed three nights in Florence, in this hotel. Apon arriving i found it hard to find. I had to ask at another hotel for directions to the hotel i was staying at! When i found it, i could bearly fit into the elevator with my backpack, but when i got to the front desk i found i had been... More 

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granada, spain
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2010

We arrived at Hotel Derby with the excitement of the Terrace, too bad for us that it was beat up and not very pretty at all, but the view of the duomo is exceptional. The bedroom was really tiny, so not ideal for a young child who needs space to move. On the other hand once we got into bed... More 

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Superior, Wisconsin
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135 reviews 135 reviews
46 hotel reviews
119 helpful votes 119 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2009

The Hotel Derby is definatly a backpackers type place. The building is owned by one person. There are several floors that are hostels and the Hotel Derby is one wing of the 3rd floor. The only difference between it and a hostel is that it has private bathrooms. It is a VERY clean hotel. The rooms had A/C and comfortable... More 

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3 hotel reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2009

we booked 3 nights at this hotel, we were in florence for a wedding. However when we arrived i had read about the lift being very small but did not expect it to be as small as it was you can only fit one person with one bag at at time into it. We were giving room number 9, when... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2008

The hotel is very nice! But it's rather old. It is situated just 5 minutes from railway station and 5 minutes walk from the city center. Great location! Friendly staff, good breakfast for this price!

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21 hotel reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2008

This is not a hotel - This is more like a backpackers hostel ! Admittably the room was large and had aircon (altho was old and noisy ) but the room and the bathroom was soooo disgusting and dirty, The lift is a deathtrap and the breakfast was foul ! We arrived to a line-up of backpacker type travellers lining... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2008

Great for the price...comfortable with airconditioning and free internet access (for 30mins). Has a fabulous roof top terrace with great city views. Staff are fantastic and allow you to take own food and drinks to have on the roof top terrace if you want to save some money and not eat out. Well worth staying for a good price.

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Address: Via Nazionale 35, 50123 Florence, Italy
Location: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence
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Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel Derby Florence 2*
Number of rooms: 18
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