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Hotel Ester

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Largo Alinari, 15, 50123 Florence, Italy
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Ranked #86 of 461 hotels in Florence
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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  • Location
    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
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Toronto, Ontario
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We chose this hotel because of the location and we were very happy we did. This hotel is a quick walk to the Santa Maria Novella train station. We stayed here for 7 nights and couldn't be more satisfied. We were upgraded to a bigger room with a balcony. The room and bathroom were a good size and very clean.... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The guys on reception were very helpful. The room and bathroom were very clean. Had sky TV. Air conditioning, fridge and a safe in the room. They gave us a breakfast voucher for a charming place close by. Great location walking distance to railway station. Would stay here again.

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Tampa, Florida
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25 reviews 25 reviews
13 hotel reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed in a triple for one night, and wish we stayed longer! Hotel Ester is a gem! I come to Florence often and have a "go to" hotel but it was booked up! Chose Hotel Ester based on TA reviews and could not have been happier! Room was clean, spacious and had cold AC and free movies in room. The... More

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were a family of four and stayed for 4 nights in July. Our room had a small balcony which overlooked a courtyard.The hotel is very close to the train station. This was very helpful as most sightseeing tours start from near the station. The staff were pleasant and very helpful. Though the hotel does not offer breakfast, they provided... More

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Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lets not judge the hotel by its looks is all i can say about Ester. Was so glad to pick up this hotel after seeing our room on the 5th floor. It had an breathtaking view. Sad we were there for just a day. The guy on the reception recommended us breakfast and dinner joints, which were just fabulous. Would... More

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Spokane, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014 via mobile

We stayed for 4 nights! The hotel is a block away from the train station and close to all sights! I can't say enough about how helpful and friendly the staff were! They provided us with helpful info, restaurant suggestions, etc! Location was perfect. There were cafés and a supermarket right across the street! A great find!

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

Cannot say enough nice things about how pleasant and helpful the staff were at Hotel Ester - from check in to check out the staff were willing to help with directions, recommendations, and reservations. We even had pleasant surprise when we showed up and our room had been upgraded! In terms of the rooms - as I said before, we... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

Discovered many pleasant surprises after checking in. The gentleman who checked us in was very helpful and kind. He showed us to our rooms which were located across the street from the main hotel and showed us a very nice trick to getting our luggage up the tiny elevator to our floor. He also gave us some good suggestions to... More

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Beirut, Lebanon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

We stayed at this hotel for 2 nights in June 2014; It was very comfortable; We booked a triple room and we were surprised that the room was big (4 beds & large bathroom), clean & quiet; The Staff helped us a lot, they advised us about the main attractions & shopping locations; moreover they gave us many suggestions to... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014 via mobile

Ask for the room with a view on the 5th floor---separated from the rest of the hotel. You will be thrilled with the panoramic view of the Duomo and Palazzo Vecchio. Even the small balcony is good. The room is "Paradiso"; the beds are "Inferno"! I don't know what the mattress was made of, but it was HARD! We spent... More

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Address: Largo Alinari, 15, 50123 Florence, Italy
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Location: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Ester 3*
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