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Hotel Orto De Medici

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#51 of 421 Hotels in Florence
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06/04/2017 06/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Very nice property conveniently located within easy walking distance of major sights and a wide array of restaurants. Very good small boutique wine store next door. Excellent breakfast is included!! I will stay at this hotel on my next trip to Florence.

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Saint Charles, Illinois
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Reviewed October 30, 2016 via mobile

This is my second stay here and my hubby's first - he got the recommendation from a co-worker and for the past 5 years we've recommended it to our daughter, cousin and friends. It does not disappoint! The staff is friendly and helpful, and will make dinner and museum reservations. There are Mac computers in the lobby, free to use....

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gflorence, Responsabile reception at Hotel Orto De Medici, responded to this review

Dear Julie, Thanks for you great review! And for suggesting us to your family, friends and coworkers! I am glad you appreciate our breakfast so much, and thank for mentioning the renovation. I hope to see you back soon then! Francesco

Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We really enjoyed our stay. The staff were fantastic and the facilities were great. The only negative was the size of our room (tiny), and the fact that the only window looked out onto a dark, unimpressive fire escape.

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We arrived by car but you can walk everywhere and it's around the corner from San Marco Square to catch a bus. The front desk people were very nice and helpful. We walked everywhere. 5 minute walk to Duomo, same with Uffitzi Gallery. The breakfast oread was very nice. Eggs, pancakes, bread, juices, coffee (all types) and service was nice....

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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

The staff booked our tours, gave excellent recommendations, and were extremely friendly. The room was very nice with a king size bed. Breakfast was incredible, with fresh squeezed orange juice, superb coffee/espresso, and a great view. This hotel made our trip to Florence!

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Florence, Italy
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed at this centrally located, historic hotel for 5 wonderful nights. Breakfast on the outdoor terrace was superb, after a very quiet, restful sleep in our room, and the front desk staff were always friendly and helpful, especially in their recommendations for nearby restaurants or when directions were needed. Highly recommended.

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We are a couple in our 70's from Texas and this was our second stay at this wonderful hotel. We can't imagine a better place to stay in Florence. It is beautiful, very quiet, and comfortable in every way. Most of the rooms have views of the "Garden of the Medici" which is delightful. The staff and breakfast are first...

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gflorence, Responsabile reception at Hotel Orto De Medici, responded to this review

Thanks for the great review and for the nice list of good restaurants in the area. I know it will be precious for the future travellers. Francesco Bini

Reviewed 1 week ago

It is hard to find something, to complain about. The only (small) thing, is that the chairs at the breakfastroom could be better. May be one or two chairs at the room. Everything else was as expected, super. It is both quiet and central placed, couldn't be better.

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Great Malvern, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Orto de Medici is a good hotel to use as a base for touring Firenze / Florence: the staff are friendly and helpful, and the breakfast is fine. It is a pleasant walk from the heart of Florence along interesting streets and it may even be historic, if their claims about being the place where Michelangelo learned some of...

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gflorence, Responsabile reception at Hotel Orto De Medici, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thanks for your beautiful review. Yes, the Michelangelo story is totally true, there are some Wikipedia articles about it too, if you look for "Giardino di San Marco". Francesco

Reviewed 1 week ago

The hotel was beautifully furnished with a very modern, spacious feel to it. However it was the staff that made this hotel amazing - they were so kind and attentive to our every need. They have made me sure I will return to Florence, and specifically the Hotel Orto de Medici!

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Dear Guest, We are so proud of reviews like yours that I have no words to thank you enough!! Francesco

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Staying in San Marco

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San Marco
The pleasant atmosphere of this residential area, a stone’s throw away from the Duomo of Florence, surprises everyone. A continuous flow of backpacking students provides the tranquil surroundings for the elderly residents who sit in Piazza San Marco to read the daily newspaper. Home to several universities, including the Academy of Fine Arts, San Marco is one of the most vibrant cultural centers in the city. A bridge connecting the modern cultural activity of Florence to its classic art, represented by the everlasting magnificence of the original David, resonates as a symbol of Florence and of Italy as a whole. Get lost in a Neoclassic world, a journey back in time through historic buildings like Spedale degli Innocenti (Hospital of the Innocents), San Marco church, Basilica della Santissima Annunziata, and natural jewels like the Botanical Gardens.
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Center with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Florence Hotel Orto de' Medici’s location is ideal because while located in the “historic center” of Florence it is just outside the noisy hustle and bustle…which is only a short walk away. When walking through our hotel in Florence, you really do feel like you are in a classic and upscale historic building. The front desk staff is very helpful and friendly, and from the moment you arrive you are made to feel very welcome. Each room is uniquely and elegantly appointed, a restful oasis for the busy traveler. The bathroom is very spacious and the shower is wonderful after a long day of sightseeing. Breakfast, with plenty to select from, is served in a cozy room that spills out into a welcoming patio and a beautiful little garden. The hotel lobby and reading rooms are a nice place to relax after a full day of sightseeing (plus free internet - either wifi or with brand new Apple computers). ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Orto De Medici

Address: Via San Gallo, 30, 50129, Florence, Italy
Location: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence > San Marco
Price Range: $115 - $292 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Orto De Medici 3*
Number of rooms: 42
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Also Known As:
Orto De Medici Hotel
Orto De Medici Florence
Hotel Orto De Medici Florence Italy
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#12 Business Hotel in Florence
#36 Family Hotel in Florence
#46 Romantic Hotel in Florence
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“We had a garden view and it was very nice and quiet.”
522kaceyb, 4 days ago | Read review
“Let the front desk book your tours. They will be sure you go on the right ones.”
darrenmH6462UQ, 4 days ago | Read review
“choose "garden view" most quiet.”
anniogjanl, 1 week ago | Read review
“Rooms facing the inner court benefit from the court view, yet are much smaller than most of the others.”
SemiramideAppiano, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“Room 80 has no balcony and opens to public patio where events are held, might want to avoid this one.”
michaeldB8842DM, 3 weeks ago | Read review
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