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Hotel Francesco

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Via Santa Maria, 129, 56126 Pisa, Italy
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
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  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan
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34 reviews 34 reviews
10 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

We arrived in Pisa on the busiest day for the luminaria festival. We couldn't find a room anywhere so we checked in luggage at the station. After dinner in front of the towere we saw this hotel and they had a room! As there had been a cancellation. Basic room with a terrace that had a view of the tower... More

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Mons, Belgium
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28 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

The selling point of this hotel is its location just a couple of blocks away from the tower. The hotel was clean but basic with no frills. Our triple had three beds and not a lot else. The bathroom was small but clean. The breakfast was uninspiring; the coffee was good but everything else was prepackaged.

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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2014

Took my daughter to Pisa with me for my birthday weekend. Arrived at 11pm on sat and left on tuesaday at 9.30am. I had to call the hotel to get the correct email address as the one on there website was wrong. I booked my stay with Expedia £195 for 3 nights but was not given my 10% online discount... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2014

We stayed at Hotel Francesco in Pisa this weekend because of its location and very reasonable price. We arrived at 9pm at night after being called by the reservation desk and told we had to hurry up and check-in before the desk closed at 10pm. Even though the website and posted material at the hotel says the front desk is... More

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5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2014

It's my third time in Pisa and, as usual, we are at Hotel Francesco. Why? Because it's like to be at home in Italy, be from wherever you are: the rooms are cosy, comfortable,very clean, the breakfast is wonderful and the warmness of the staff is amazing. I advise every traveller to stay here, since the quality of this hotel... More

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Cephalonia, Greece
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2013

A couple of minutes from the Leaning Tower and not too pricy! The exterior looks like the rest of the street ie nothing to write home about. Inside it is clean, neat , tidy and welcominig. Not the height of luxury but everything works. Breakfast was ample and satisfying and when the weather is good, taken on the rear 1st... More

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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9 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2013

We only stayed here one night on our way to Florence and I’m glad we didn’t have to stay longer. I’m not sure what a decent hotel costs in Pisa so it’s hard to rate this hotel for relative value. I know it was cheap at 85 Euros, but even at that price I expected more. The rooms were quite... More

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Tampa, Florida, United States
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61 reviews 61 reviews
34 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2013

This place is a hidden gem.  It is literally down the street from the Leaning tower Of Pisa . The hotel exterior is the same as all of the other buildings in Pisa, old and rustic. But the interior is clean and comfortable and modern. It appears as if it were recently renovated.   Our triple room with 3 single... More

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Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2013

We found the hotel location was brilliant. The room was clean enough, but very small. The bathroom in particular was tiny and made taking a shower quite an acrobatic feat - and we are not large people. But, and it is a very big BUT, the staff are at best disinterested, at worst downright rude! It was too much effort... More

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San Pedro de Atacama, Chile
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13 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2013

The hotel people are very friendly, the room very cozy, very clean. Furthermore it is very well located in the city center, next to the famous Leaning Tower and in front of a beatiful botanical garden. Although it was rainy, was good to advance in my work in the room facing the street.

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Address: Via Santa Maria, 129, 56126 Pisa, Italy
Location: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Pisa > Pisa
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Francesco 3*
Number of rooms: 13
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