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Hotel Guelfa

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Via Guelfa 28, 50129 Florence, Italy
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Ranked #333 of 461 hotels in Florence
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Right in the city center which is really good as you are in short walking distance from all the attractions: the Accademia Museum,the Duomo, San Lorenzo and the market- not an amazing place to stay but it was clean and the owners are very helpful.

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Miami, Florida
14 reviews 14 reviews
14 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

The staff at this hotel were welcoming and friendly, but we did not love this hotel. Location was great, 5 min walk to the duomo and 5 min to the train station. The common areas were very dated and didn't look very clean. The wifi only worked in common areas. There is no included breakfast. I understand that Florence is... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2013

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2013 via mobile

I'm really disapointed to read so many bad reveiws about this place I thought it was great! There are Mosquitos but i've been to Italy before and if you are staying near water there are going to be Mosquitos I took repellant and was fine. The old furniture adds to the charm of the place, both the men that work... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2012

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2012

We chose this because of its location and the fact that it had air conditioning. I'm not sure why it is considered a 2 star property as the furnishings were very out of date and there was no shower stall (you pulled the shower curtain across the toilet area and the water went into the floor drain). The internet allowed... More

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Los Angeles, California
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2012

I stayed one night in this pensione on my way back home to the states. They marked down my reservation incorrectly (for the wrong day), and when I arrived, I had to boot up my laptop to find the reservation confirmation. It did have air-conditioning and a continental breakfast in the morning with cappuccino, which most don't offer. It's a... More

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2011

Noisy hotel with poor air-conditioning, forget about breakfast - better not to eat. Staff hardly speak English, so be prepared to communicate in body language on Italian. I won't come back. Pretty sure there are many other places for the same price.

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Address: Via Guelfa 28, 50129 Florence, Italy
Location: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel Guelfa 2*
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