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Residenza Vespucci

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Loved the location of this once family residence. It's a block or so from the US Consulate along the Arnos River. Views of the Pointe Vecchio from the window! The owners are incredibly helpful and generous. Complimentary wine and free water. An incredible espresso machine in the room, too. But what made this room the most favorite of our trip,...

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Bury St. Edmunds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good location to see Florence. We were a bit disappointed to be moved from one room to another due to some mixup with their booking. The first room was superior to the one we were put in for the last night, so it coloured our stay. Not as good mattress or pillows etc . However it is clean and the...

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Reviewed July 19, 2016

Location by the river Arno, balcony facing to the river, friendly hostess and housemaster. We enjoyed our 4-night stay. Room was spacious and clean, clean towells were waiting every day. Short distance to railwaystation, Duomo and Ponte Vecchio.

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Ko Samui, Thailand
Reviewed July 6, 2016

We loved the Vespucci. The location is terrific -- on the river (our room with balcony fronting it) yet only a stroll from the main shopping streets and most of the historical sites you are likely to visit. Another advantage is that if you walk anywhere west of here you are out of the main tourist areas and can find...

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Red Bank, New Jersey
Reviewed July 5, 2016

Our family of five decided to go to Florence on short notice and stayed in this beautiful and welcoming place. The owner and his staff are personable and professional; the facilities are spotless with ample space in the rooms and bathrooms. Highly recommend.

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Yorktown Heights, New York
Reviewed July 4, 2016

Beautiful room! Balcony with table and chairs overlooking the Arno, walking distance to everything and the staff helpful above and beyond! Comp wine upon arrival, comp liquor, clean and elegantly Italian! Would absolutely stay again!

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Reviewed June 25, 2016 via mobile

This hotel is a lovely little Italian get-away. I see that some people (in the reviews) were not satisfied with their stay. In response to that, I think it is important to remember that this is not America. Expectations about customer service and luxury must be adjusted. But I have been traveling Italy for the past two weeks and this...

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hertfordshire
Reviewed June 12, 2016

Our stay at Residenza Vespucci was, unfortunately challenging. I had booked 3 of the same room and paid in full at time of booking in January. We were booked for 2 nights in May. On arrival we were informed that the hotel had oversubscribed and didn’t have one of my 3 rooms available. The hotel owner/manager Francesco tried to be...

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Copenhagen, Denmark
Reviewed April 26, 2016

IF - you are looking for a hotel with the normal star standards, don't choose Residenza Vespucci! But - IF you on the other hand are looking for a residence off standard you've made the right choise. Residenza Vespucci has only 7 bedrooms, and if you're only 2 (or single) book room no. 9. This is a ROOM WITH A...

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Oswego, Illinois
Reviewed January 29, 2016

My wife & I stayed here during our stay in Florence last September, and it was outstanding ! We booked a room with a balcony, which I would highly recommend ! Great view of the river, the streets, it was great sitting on the balcony after a long day of sightseeing, having some wine, and just unwind and enjoy the...

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Staying in Duomo

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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 as it was in ancient times, with maids walking in the main square and horses carrying coaches. Nowadays, roads are busy with street artists. Rustic Tuscan bakeries give way to fashion shops; just stop for a few minutes in the middle of Piazza della Repubblica to enjoy the colors and sweet melody of the carousel that will bring back great memories from anyone’s childhood.
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Residenza Vespucci is right on the banks of the Arno River, a 5-minute walk from the Ponte Vecchio. You will have great views, friendly service and free Wi-Fi.The Vespucci is less than half a mile from the Duomo and close to streets full of antique shops. All of Florence's sights are within walking distance of the property.Rooms at Residenza Vespucci are spacious and very clean. They have air conditioning, minibars and irons. Some face the Arno River and Ponte Vecchio Bridge from their balcony with table and chairs.A rich continental breakfast includes a wide choice of products. It is served at a cafe set on the ground floor of the same building right outside the main entrance.The staff at the front desk will give you a city map, and can provide you with tips on the best restaurants, shops and museums. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Residenza Vespucci

Address: Lungarno Amerigo Vespucci 2, 50123, Florence, Italy
Location: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence > Duomo
Price Range: $65 - $489 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Residenza Vespucci 2.5*
Number of rooms: 6
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“River side with balcony cost a little more but worth it”
 of 5 bubbles venividivice, Jul 6, 2016 | Read review
“Balcony a must!”
 of 5 bubbles RoeCos, Jul 4, 2016 | Read review
“The good rooms at this hotel are purley luck of the draw. The rooms with balconies are larger and more comfortable that the ones without.”
 of 5 bubbles vikki195, Jun 12, 2016 | Read review
“Room no. 9!”
 of 5 bubbles mogensb100, Apr 26, 2016 | Read review
“Get a room with a balcony ! (not all rooms have)”
 of 5 bubbles mk60543, Jan 29, 2016 | Read review
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