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J & J Historic House Hotel

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Plymouth, England
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A former convent retaining many original features. Set in a quiet location just five minutes walk from the Duomo. We were upgraded to a suite which was very spacious. Comfy bed, good quality linens and excellent staff. Breakfast was plentiful with cold meats, cheese, fruit, yogurt, fresh bread and scrambled eggs. Would recommend the hotel.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed January 6, 2017

Very charming little hotel in the centre, 10 min walk to main square and ponte vecchio. Staff was friendly and room spacious, with overlooking mezzanine. Room was also a depandance in the internal courtyard. Very pretty! Definitely worth staying again.

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Los Angeles, California, United States
Reviewed November 30, 2016

Room (19...) was nothing short of fantastic but the smell of cigarette was everywhere, which was disappointing, especially since I always ask for a non smoking room. Even though I asked if it would be possible to take care or reduce the problem, nothing was really done unfortunately. On the good side, the breakfast and the restaurant space were great...

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seattle
Reviewed October 11, 2016

Not on a busy street - away from the noise but close to attractions. As in many of the historical hotels it would not be convenient for those having trouble with stairs but offers a glimpse into the past in exchange. Breakfast was very good and staff helpful.

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Chico
Reviewed October 9, 2016

Wonderful location, very helpful staff, delicious breakfast. Fun to have a bar on sight. Only downside was the stairs though the bell person was always ready to accommodate us. Laura at reception was especially helpful, printing our boarding passes, suggesting restaurants, arranging tours,

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Florida, USA
Reviewed October 7, 2016

Besides being a wonderful hotel it is the staff that makes a difference ... everyone from the front desk to the bus boys could not do enough to make our stay outstanding. This is a converted convent, but you would never know it. Clean and modern, with a wonderful morning buffet. Well located.

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Reviewed September 30, 2016

Awsome hotel, went to florence for a couple of days, close to everything...amazing room, good service, delicious breakfast, can't complain about anything, the staff seems to really care about the customers....

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed September 23, 2016

I loved this hotel. The location was central. Very walkable to sites and restaurants.. We had a room in what must have been an old coach house. The room had two floors joined by an old stone, winding staircase. The hotel had a lovely terrace which was located outside our room. I loved the place!

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Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida
Reviewed September 23, 2016

Staff was courteous and helpful with questions. English friendly. Small bar adequately stocked but ask front desk for service. Rooms cleaned daily and had a convenient well-stocked mini bar. Great breakfast spread from 7:30-10:00am.

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed September 21, 2016 via mobile

My partner and I stayed here on our trip to Florence and we couldn't say a bad thing about this place. The location is unbeatable,it's so close to the Duomo and they even provide bicycles to explore the city, aside from the cobble stones it is the best way to get about! The staff were friendly and always happy to...

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Santa Croce
Stop and stare at the beauty and symmetry of the Basilica of Santa Croce any time day or night. Unraveling around it are a number of architectural and artistic masterpieces, from the Synagogue to the Central National Library. As a hub for young people, the area gets busy with people who want to have fun: a continuous flow of tourists and locals become animated by songs and dances.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Charming 4 star hotel located in the historical centre of Florence... wonderful buffet breakfast, Free Wi-Fi internet and a charming and accomodation staff are what awaits you at our wonderful hotel! ... more   less 

Additional Information about J & J Historic House Hotel

Address: Via di Mezzo 20, 50121, Florence, Italy
Location: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence > Santa Croce
Price Range: $128 - $244 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — J & J Historic House Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 19
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“Don't pick room #19 if you don't like the smell of cigarettes!!!”
 of 5 bubbles 133PatrickD, Nov 30, 2016 | Read review
“Do not agree to room 10, 20 steps! 7 is a good one. Rooms 1 and 2 are easy to access tho a bit noisy. ”
 of 5 bubbles viajeraChico, Oct 9, 2016 | Read review
“arrive a bit after check in time.”
 of 5 bubbles , Sep 30, 2016 | Read review
“Room 11 was at the back of the hotel, no traffic noise but stumbling feet above the room ! ”
 of 5 bubbles Eventdesign2013, Sep 15, 2016 | Read review
“This is a scam. It is not worth it unless you have never seen what 4 star look like.”
 of 5 bubbles cstefan1969, Aug 16, 2016 | Read review
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