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J & J Historic House Hotel

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Via di Mezzo 20, 50121, Florence Italy
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#184 of 419 hotels in Florence
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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!
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Valet parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Free breakfast
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Concierge
24-hour check-in
24-hour front desk
Dry cleaning
Paid private parking nearby
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Bar / lounge
Breakfast buffet
Breakfast in the room
Newspaper
Non-smoking hotel
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Air conditioning
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Flatscreen TV
Hair dryer
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Bridal suite
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Quiet
Quaint
Languages Spoken
English, French, Spanish, Filipino and 2 more

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272Restaurantswithin 0.3 miles
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Anita Whittaker wrote a review Mar 2020
London, United Kingdom6 contributions
Friendly and helpful staff, great breakfast options and clean, warm beautifully presented rooms. Situated in the heart of the city close to shops, restaurants and historical attractions. Highly recommend.
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Date of stay: February 2020Trip type: Traveled on business
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evita wrote a review Nov 2019
5 contributions6 helpful votes
we arrive at friday by car ...no body tell us you not alowed to get that area with car ..they send us to a parking belong to the HOTEL they charge 30 euro per day...spoke with friends that sleep at the area they pay in a public park 10 euro a day.. then we get a room second floor call a junior suite.. the room was funny the bed is upster need to walk up little hard stairs... i ask to be change no body care at from office .... tv didint work at all ...no also a litle light next to bed ... he was so hot at night try to open the window was a heavy one..no air... breakfast very continental ....no much choice .... the bellboy was very nice also the gil at front office but the guy who run the front office didint care about our needs... they charge turist tax per night ..extra 1euro to get permissionto park etc... nice locacion. internet very bad coneccion next room we have a family one child jumping and making noice ....
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Date of stay: November 2019
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Room Tip: for sure not at the back and a junior suite avoid
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markevv wrote a review Nov 2019
Evansville, Indiana22 contributions11 helpful votes
It's a bit off the beaten path, about a 25 minute walk from the Unita train station. This is not a bad thing, as you walk out the door and are not greeted by the rush of people walking by. As other reviewers write, if you want to sleep in a bit of history, this is probably the right place, with some of the original frescoes still intact. But for me, the staff really made our stay in Florence enjoyable. They were friendly, attentive, and prompt. They happily carried our bags up the stairs. They greeted us in the morning for breakfast. They got us (Americans :) ice when we wanted it. My partner needs an electric fan to sleep and they happily accommodated that request. When we checked in, the staff member asked us if this was our first time and when we said yes, she opened up a map and highlighted where everything was relative to our hotel. And even though we had booked a junior suite, we got upgraded to a full suite. All of this is to say that the staff made us feel very welcome and special.
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Date of stay: November 2019
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Tony T wrote a review Nov 2019
Canterbury, United Kingdom39 contributions26 helpful votes
This hotel must be unique. It's in a building which is reputed to be over 500 years old, and retains many of the original features and atmostphere. This is in some ways this makes it great for a stay in the historic city of Florence, and its location is ideal for visiting many of the attractions on foot. The age of the building does detract a little if what you want are all the conveniences of modern Hotel (there are no lifts and narrow winding stairs to the upper floors for example.) The room we had was comfortably furnished in a style in keeping with the building and the bathroom excellent. Mini bar, wifi and other services very good although the TV had no access to English speaking channels. Due to the architecture, a little dark. The staff were exceptional, always welcoming and very helpful and made our short stay most enjoyable. Breakfast was pretty standard continental but good in the small dining room. Unfortunately the weather was bad during our stay, as there is a very attractive open courtyard which must be idylic in better conditions. In summary the Hotel is small, welcoming, and full of atmostphere, well located for a short stay. "Historic House" describes it perfectly.
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Date of stay: November 2019
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Mel H wrote a review Nov 2019
Cardiff, United Kingdom44 contributions14 helpful votes
Very friendly and welcoming staff. a quiet location but within easy walking distance to Duomo and Santa Crocce. Comfortable rooms and an unique historic building . Breakfast was fresh, meats and cheeses . Staff were very helpful
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Date of stay: October 2019
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$99 - $294 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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hotel j and, j and florence
LOCATION
ItalyTuscanyProvince of FlorenceFlorenceFlorence Historic Center / Santa Croce
NUMBER OF ROOMS
21
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Frequently Asked Questions about J & J Historic House Hotel
Which popular attractions are close to J & J Historic House Hotel?
Nearby attractions include Florence Shop 4 It (0.3 miles), M.G. Design (0.3 miles), and Basilica of Santa Croce (0.3 miles).
What are some of the property amenities at J & J Historic House Hotel?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include free wifi, free breakfast, and a lounge.
Which room amenities are available at J & J Historic House Hotel?
Top room amenities include a minibar, air conditioning, and a flat screen TV.
What food & drink options are available at J & J Historic House Hotel?
Guests can enjoy free breakfast and a lounge during their stay.
Is parking available at J & J Historic House Hotel?
Yes, paid private parking nearby and valet parking are available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to J & J Historic House Hotel?
Conveniently located restaurants include Ghibellina Forno Pasticceria Bakery in Florence since 1890, Mangiapepe, and 180 Grammi Burgers & Beers.
Is J & J Historic House Hotel located near the city center?
Yes, it is 0.7 miles away from the center of Florence.
Are any cleaning services offered at J & J Historic House Hotel?
Yes, dry cleaning and laundry service are offered to guests.
Which languages are spoken by the staff at J & J Historic House Hotel?
The staff speaks multiple languages, including English, Spanish, French, Italian, Hindi, and Filipino.
Are there any historical sites close to J & J Historic House Hotel?
Many travelers enjoy visiting Duomo - Cattedrale di Santa Maria del Fiore (0.4 miles), Basilica of Santa Croce (0.3 miles), and Basilica San Miniato al Monte (0.9 miles).