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Hotel California Florence

560 reviews
#259 of 410 Hotels in Florence
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  • Excellent17%
  • Very good41%
  • Average24%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible7%
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“great location”(63 reviews)
“pastries”(13 reviews)
Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Rooftop Bar
Multilingual Staff
4.0 Star Hotel
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All reviewsgreat locationduomo and the galleriapastriesrooftop barvery nice hotelreception areanice breakfastquiet streettrain stationdavideuropeelectricitystorageespressoattractions
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's old, a tad run-down, and certainly not a Four Star place. The place sprawls, with long hallways and all kinds of nooks and crannies. It has not suffered much renovation, that is clear. Our room was a hike down long hallways on the same...More

Thank Graemeauton
Reviewed October 22, 2017

We overpaid for this room, by either going through the wrong booking service or just having bad timing. The hotel is rated as a 4 star hotel but it is closer to a 2 star hotel. The lobby is decorated like a hostel and looks...More

Thank hmcgirk
Reviewed October 17, 2017

#108 2 nights Location may be this hotel's only real "selling" point-- close walks to Duomo, Uffizi, & Accademia. The lobby and breakfast room just ordinary; the breakfast just average. The whole facility seems "tired" and in need of a freshening refurb. The staff was...More

Thank davontheroad
Reviewed September 23, 2017 via mobile

Is not a bad hotel but, would not consider this a 4 star hotel, stayed at nicer "motels" with the unhelpful & rude staff, average breakfast, below average bedrooms, and does not offer free wifi & the paid wifi service is terrible. This aside -...More

1  Thank Millicent R
Reviewed September 11, 2017 via mobile

Rooms near the reception and breakfast area are quite noisy with people noise. Rooms further away are noisy with terrace and furniture moving noise. The hallways are long and dark with no lighting at all in many of the alcoves. The breakfast is "iffy" and...More

1  Thank LAEricson
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$95 - $446 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#114 Luxury Hotel in Florence
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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$95 - $446 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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#114 Luxury Hotel in Florence
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Non-Smoking Rooms
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Duomo
Florentia, as it was called by Latins, is permeated by
an eternal beauty spread in all corners of the city.
The historic center is characterized by the immensity
of the Duomo, able to transport tourists into the
brightest age of Florence: the Renaissance. Who does
not know the Brunelleschi Dome, San Giovanni
Baptistery and the Giotto’s Campanile? Everything is
enclosed here and it would be easy to imagine the city
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