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Hotel Guelfa

2.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Via Guelfa 28, 50129 Florence, Italy
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Ranked #364 of 461 hotels in Florence
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014
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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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Miami, Florida
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14 reviews 14 reviews
14 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 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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Ridgefield, Connecticut
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

Not only did this hotel have a great location, but the breakfast was amazing! There was a full array of eggs, yogurt, pastries, cereal, cheese and cold cuts, toast, and of course fresh coffee! The rooms were clean and had free wi-fi and a safe in the room. The location was one block to the Accademia Museum (David), 3 blocks... More

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Westerville, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2013

The Hotel Guelfa: This two star hotel in the heart of old Florence is close to all the sights the average tourist would want to see. The entrance to to the hotel from via Guelfa is old and unimpressive. You must go up one flight of dirty stairs with rugs that appear to have been put in place when the... More

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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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Canberra, Australia
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2012

Stayed for four nights. The room was tiny but immaculately clean. Family-run business and very friendly. Lots of old and ecclectic furniture around the place. Very central, close to the markets and the Duomo. Lots of great little cafes and restaurants around. It was cheap, clean and I didn't get bed bugs so this hotel is a winner and i'd... More

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St. Petersburg, Russia
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2012

It is located in the very near to the centre and not far from the raillway. The rooms are small, but the an interior of the hotel itself is real great - like a small antique shop or fleamarket. There is no elevator in the hotel, but the staff was extremely friendly to carry our luggage upstairs and provide the... More

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Washington DC
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18 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
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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Ireland
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2010

This hotel was the worst I have ever stayed in, I could not say enough bad things about it! It was filthy, old and grotty. There was a huge rug on the floor which was filthy so we had to wear shoes at all times. We were supposed to stay for 3 nights but we only stayed for one night... More

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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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