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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Clean, nice decor, friendly and helpful staff, and very easy on the billfold. They will arrange transport to the airport, 10 minutes max. And a good reasonably priced osteria nearby. Would stay again for an early flight.

Thank DanGentry
alexandria, Virginia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent one night here before a very early flight out of Florence. The room was small and very simply furnished with a dresser, bed, night tables, and small bathroom. The walls are very thin and we could hear a neighbor shouting into his cell phone after we checked in. Fortunately, we did not hear anything after dinner from either...

Thank erntravels
Kirkland, Washington
Reviewed November 1, 2016

The positive is that the staff was professional, friendly, and helpful. A true credit to the hotel. Booked hotel due to catching early flight back to United States the next day and it is very close to the airport. The rooms are basic but clean, definitely not luxurious. If you are looking for one night stay to catch an early...

Thank Vincent S
Kocevje, Slovenia
Reviewed October 31, 2016 via mobile

Nice and clean hotel. Near bus station to the center (1,2) eur. Clean rooms with new furniture and new bathroom. Good breakfast and very good coffee. The stuff was very kind and helpful. If we travel again to Florence I would always pick this hotel.

Thank lipstickc
Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed October 31, 2016 via mobile

We chose this hotel purely as we got a deal on a room for €66 (€130 usually another guest informed us) and as it was 5 minutes drive from the hotel. We arrived late by city bus after a day exploring Florence and found the reception desk staff to be very well informed and helpful. The room was clean but...

Thank Maya L
Arlington, Virginia
Reviewed October 27, 2016

Let me start with the positive -- the staff were all extremely helpful, warm and easy to work with. They were cooperative and efficient in getting taxis, printing boarding passes and offering sight suggestions. Also, the hotel is very close to the Florence airport and a short ride to downtown Florence. But the rooms were quite small and the shower...

Thank Jonathan S
Reviewed October 15, 2016 via mobile

As I said the hotel is great, the room is clean and spacious, the bathroom too. The balcony has a great view. The only thing I really didn't like was the location. I'm 19, I traveled alone and I didn't feel very safe coming back in the evening (by evening I mean 7:30/8 pm). It's clearly a poor neighbourhood and...

Thank Sara C
Seattle, Washington, United States
Reviewed October 10, 2016

Situated so close to the airport, you might wonder about how good a hotel can be - but convenience is only the beginning of the story here. The people in charge are helpful, knowledgeable, and kind. The place is spotless. The bar is always open! And the rates - you can't beat them. We take the bus into the city...

Thank Marty W
Victoria, Canada
Reviewed September 22, 2016

Great location close to the airport (E12-18 for a taxi, E10 for a shuttle per couple), and a 15-30 minute bus ride to downtown (buy tickets at the desk). New, clean, comfortable rooms; friendly, helpful staff who speak English; breakfast available (looked good). And the price is really right. We were very happy with this place.

Thank SentimentalLady
Dusseldorf, Germany
Reviewed September 14, 2016

Knew it wasn't going to be the best, but still a bit disappointed. Room and bathroom were outdated, tired and almost seemed dirty. There was a tray of potpourri (at least I think that's what it was) with a cigarette butt in it. Not a lot of soundproofing and no bolt for the door, which made me jumpy all night....

Thank Corey S
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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A new concept of hospitality, both refined and contemporary can be found at Hotel Franchi. There are 35 recently renovated rooms arranged on 5 different floors and equipped with all modern comforts: en-suite bathroom with bath or shower, direct-access phone, digital safe, minibar, cable LCD TV, kettle for tea + coffee, wi-fi internet, individually adjustable air-conditioning. A wide and free of cost parking area is the solution to all your parking problems. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Franchi

Address: Via Giovanni Sgambati 28, 50127, Florence, Italy
Location: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence
Price Range: $49 - $99 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Franchi 3*
Number of rooms: 35
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Also Known As:
Franchi Hotel Florence
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#29 Best Value Hotel in Florence
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“In season, there is probably a lot of noise due to thin walls and airport traffic”
 of 5 bubbles erntravels, 3 weeks ago | Read review
“Our room on level two was good, but maybe levels three and four would be even better..”
 of 5 bubbles AnnetteA298, Jul 21, 2015 | Read review
“In the summer time, don't open your windows so you won't suffer mosquito bites, the AC is really good and noiseless”
 of 5 bubbles js2952, Jul 14, 2015 | Read review
“If the noise of trains bothers you do ask them for a room away from the train tracks.”
 of 5 bubbles Scrippsmater, Jun 16, 2015 | Read review
“If driving get a detailed map before arrival”
 of 5 bubbles GrahamR674, Jun 5, 2015 | Read review
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