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Residence San Niccolo

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Piazza Piave 1A/2 | Lungarno Zecca Vecchia 8, 50122 Florence, Italy
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Ranked #267 of 461 hotels in Florence
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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San Diego, CA
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked San Niccolo on Priceline since it was advertised as a hotel. It is not a hotel, it is an apartment. A very outdated apartment with no housekeeping services. The bathroom in our apartment had only a thin board connecting it to the apartment next door, and we could hear everything they were saying, plus it didn't feel very... More

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London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

Having booked through lastminute.com this proved to be a good choice for visiting Florence while also providing a quiet retreat where we could cater for ourselves and have a glass of wine away from expensive restaurants when we wanted. In many ways this kind of residence style accommodation is a good compromise between a complete hotel based holiday and a... More

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Durham, North Carolina
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9 reviews 9 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

We booked San Niccolo on Priceline as a 4-star hotel. I don't believe that this place should be advertised as such, but we couldn't do much about it. It was an apartment and not a hotel room and included no housekeeping. It was fine for our purposes since we were only staying 2 nights, but I would have been upset... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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51 reviews 51 reviews
18 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2014

Resildence San Niccolo advertising is very mis-leading indeed as it would appear they have two types of accommodation available 1st the actual Apartment building it self as shown in the photos on the website and the 2nd be in a very old building on the opposite side of the car park with two separate apartments that is opened up by... More

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Sebastian, Florida
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59 reviews 59 reviews
6 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2013

The Resildence San Niccolo is the perfect spot! We stayed a week. Our suite was very large and consisted of a large kithcn, living/dining room with TV and internet access. The shutters opened to the street on the Arno River, one bridge down from the Ponte Delvecchio. It was clean, comfortable, and within easy walking distance of everyhthing! The concierge... More

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Delhi, India
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24 reviews 24 reviews
22 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2013

I made this booking on Hotwire assuming that the "4 star" designation meant something. They mean nothing - this is not a hotel, it is an apartment; very poorly serviced; with tiny windows that look out over the river - if you stand up and peer out the view is wonderful but sitting down there is nothing to see; the... More

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Fribourg, Switzerland
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20 reviews 20 reviews
8 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2013

Contrary to this site advertisment, there is on breakfast in this residence. Otherwise, this résidence is prêts cool. My recommandation: don't book with this lousy company and have a Nice day. Enjoy Life!

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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41 reviews 41 reviews
27 hotel reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2012

Could be a terrific property but comes up short. The Pro's: Apartment was spacious, spotlessly clean and modern in its appointments. Nice continental breakfast selection was provided in the room. The Con's: booked the place partly because it advertised internet connectivity - there wasn't any. When asked where I could find a local internet cafe the manager was vague, contradictory... More

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Toronto, Canada
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16 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2012

We booked this hotel last minute as we were staying in Florence one night before flying out. We were pleasantly surprised the service at reception was excellent (got us in as soon as possible and booked our cab for the next morning) we got the little cottage, so cute, a bit dated but part of the charm, really clean and... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2011

Booked in for 5 nights with 2A / 2C after checking website - very overated for the money. Rooms are good size and clean but shower is very small and cannot turn around even for small kids. Cooking utensils are very limted for a family apartment. Stayed in room facing river - very noisy at night with ambulances always using... More

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Address: Piazza Piave 1A/2 | Lungarno Zecca Vecchia 8, 50122 Florence, Italy
Location: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:4 star — Residence San Niccolo 4*
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