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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2016

We stayed for 1 night at Hotel Magenta. The hotel is very nice, the room spacious, clean an quiet. It is located about 10 minutes from the railway station and 15 minutes from the center of the city, the area felt safe. They also had a very good and rich breakfast, with a lot of good pastries. After check-out we... More 

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Thornton, Colorado
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2016

We stayed there 5 days and really enjoyed the location for seeing Florence. The owner and her staff were very helpful in helping us find great food and interesting sights. Breakfast was very nice too with a lot of choices. We would stay there again.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2015

Location is fine which is within walking distance from Santa Maria Novella train station and other attractions. The single room is small and the shower is tiny even for Europe standard. WiFi didn't work even after it was rebooted by the front desk staff. Breakfast was included in the room rate. I would have preferred to have breakfast somewhere else... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2015

Hotel is situated near the Arno, so you are within walking distance of most things in Florence. It's not fancy, but it's a nice place to stay. Great host, Sabina, who also does guided tours. She knows her Florence having been here for many years.

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Berkhamsted, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2015

Stayed here for two nights; our room was spacious, comfortable and spotlessly clean; the bathroom was compact but this was fine - it was also spotlessly clean. Breakfast was good with plenty of choice.The staff were friendly and helpful. The hotel's location is perfect, a short (10-12 minute) walk into the city centre but it was good to be staying... More 

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Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015 via mobile

We completely enjoyed our stay. The room was very spacious for Europe. The room was very clean and the bed comfortable. The staff is friendly and accommodating. The only negative is the king size bed is actually two doubles.

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Paralimni, Cyprus
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2015

I stayed in Magenta Hotel for two nights in April 2015 and I really enjoyed my stay. Room was in excellent condition and very clean. Breakfast was good with a variety of food and coffees. All the staff was very friendly and helpful. Location is also perfect. It is very close to Arno river and only 10 minutes walking distance... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

We were greeted by the most wonderful lady! We've been to Florence many times and most hotels seem expensive. It was very easy to get to. This was a basic hotel, clean, excellent secured parking, the foam mattress was comfy. The location wasn't bad, it took about 10 minutes for us to walk to the Uffizzi. The cot was definitely... More 

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Holden, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

I have stayed in about a half dozen small hotels in Florence over the years. The BEST is the Hotel Magenta! For starters, it's in a quiet neighborhood where I can actually sleep well! Not easy in a busy city. It's location is just a ten minute walk along the Arno from the Ponte Vecchio. A beautiful walk in the... More 

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Austin, Texas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 23, 2015 via mobile

We stayed here for five nights and had a good visit but there were some hiccups. First, the hotel only had one iron for the entire hotel and it was broken. This posed a big issue since I had a business meeting to attend. I had to make do with a wrinkled suit. Second, the breakfast was hit and miss;... More 

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Staying in Santa Maria Novella

Neighborhood Profile
Santa Maria Novella
Santa Maria Novella train station welcomes the majority of the people arriving in Florence, which might explain the hectic pace. Commuters and tourists come across the constant hustle and bustle of the station before exiting, taking a few steps and stopping amazed in Piazza di Santa Maria Novella. It is impossible not to admire the the square, housing one of the most charming basilicas in Florence. The area has plenty of local spots to taste Tuscan specialties, but don’t stop in the main streets alone; the narrower side streets always ensure satisfaction. The huge Parco Delle Cascine provides a solution to the need for a green area as well as a historic welcome in the form of a bronze statue of King Vittorio Emanuele II riding a horse.
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Dry Cleaning
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Magenta is a small family hotel run by the Avuri family, located in the historical center of Florence. Thanks to its strategic position you can easily reach both the Renaissance heart of Florence with its museums, the cathedral and historical buildings, Fortezza da Basso and Palazzo dei Congressi and the new "Music and Culture Park ". Hotel Magenta is also located within walking distance of the Polimoda International Institute of Fashion and Design, the American Consulate and the central railway station of Santa Maria Novella. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Magenta

Address: Via Montebello 40, 50123, Florence, Italy
Location: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence > Santa Maria Novella
Price Range: $88 - $209 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Magenta 3*
Number of rooms: 19
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