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Palazzo Vecchietti Suites and Studios
Ranked #2 of 409 Hotels in Florence
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Reviewed October 30, 2012

It's a lovely, thoughtful and extraordinarily beautiful hotel with full of history! It's like a museum itself, a living art! The room is so luxury and big, the bed is so comfortable. The staff are very friendly, polite and helpful. I need to give a big credit to the fantastic buffet breakfast! Not to mention it's prime location in Florence. It's worth every penny! We had such a great time in Florence and part of reasons thanks to Palazzo Vecchietti!

Stayed: October 2012, traveled as a couple
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PalazzoVecchietti, Direttore generale at Palazzo Vecchietti Suites and Studios, responded to this reviewResponded November 8, 2012

Dear Guest,
we thank You for the time spent to write about your experience in our Hotel.
The review of our Guests are very important for us in order to improve our quality standard and to understand if our job meet the satisfaction of our Clients.
Our staff try to do the best to satisfy our Guest's needs.
Hoping to welcoming You again in our Hotel, the Management and all the Staff remain,
Yours Faithfully.
Alessandra Giusfredi
General Manager

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Reviewed October 25, 2012

The Palazzo is very well located for shopping and sighting and the room was well decorated but... we were unfortunate to have room 209. At 7 am we were awoken by traffic and felt like we were sleeping near a major road. The windows are clearly not double glazed! What a pity when you plan a nice week end in Florence. Additionally, the breakfast room is friendly if you like taking your breakfast around a single large 20 people table...otherwise you'd better order room service. Finally, when we left the staff asked if we were satisfied, when they heard we had had room 209 they said they knew it was noisy...

Room Tip: Not 209! Ask for a balcony one.
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  • Stayed: October 2012, traveled as a couple
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PalazzoVecchietti, Direttore generale at Palazzo Vecchietti Suites and Studios, responded to this reviewResponded November 8, 2012

Dear Guest,
we really thank you so much for your time spent in writing your experience in Palazzo Vecchietti.
Our Guest’s reviews are very important for us as to improve our quality standard and it encourage us to satisfy Guest’s needs in the better way. We are really sorry to learn about your noisy room. Unfortunately we did not experienced before about this kind of matter.We hope to have the chance in the next future to welcome you again and it will be our care to accommodate you and upgrading you in the quietest room avaialable.

Yours faithfully.
Alessandra Giusfredi
General Manager

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Reviewed October 16, 2012

Thoroughly enjoyed my 6 days and nights at the Palazzo Vecchietti in Florence, Italy.
The hotel was conveniently located in the center of everything.
The breakfasts were beautifully displayed and served to my liking. The staff friendly and willing to make suggestions for meals that were within walking distance. Accomodations were very pristine and felt good. I didn't have a window to the outside and that would be my only complaint.

  • Stayed: September 2012, traveled solo
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Reviewed October 11, 2012

This gorgeous hotel welcomed us after our reservation was not fulfilled by the Brunellschi. The service is fantastic all around and we can't wait to return. Located in the heart of Florence, this Palazzo provides you with personable service and stunning rooms.

Stayed: September 2012, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed September 22, 2012

Our stay in Florence was wonderful, but staying at this quiet oasis in the center of the city made this possible. August in Florence is a mess. . . awash with tourists and makes the city take on a sweaty Disneyland quality. There is a reason why the natives flee at this time of year. Walking into the Palazzo Vecchietti was a wonderful respite from this bustle and made all of that street chaos melt away. Impeccable service and terrific room with every imaginable amenity.

Room Tip: Nearly all the rooms are perfect. I suggest the 2nd Piano
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  • Stayed: August 2012, traveled as a couple
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PalazzoVecchietti, Direttore generale at Palazzo Vecchietti Suites and Studios, responded to this reviewResponded September 25, 2012

Dear Guest,
we really thank you so much for your time spent in writing your experience in Palazzo Vecchietti.
Our Guest’s reviews are very important for us as to improve our quality standard and it encourage us to satisfy Guest’s needs in the better way.
Hoping to welcoming You again in our Hotel, the Management and all the Staff remain,
Yours Faithfully.
Alessandra Giusfredi
General Manager

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Reviewed September 19, 2012

Excellent hotel from all aspects, all new furniture & bathrooms, spacious rooms ( unusual for this price range in Europe) ,very clean, superb customer service & very friendly staff. All front office staff, were very helpful, and all their recommendations for places to visit and restaurants were perfect.just at the corner of Piazza De Repubblica.
Thank you everyone at Palazzo Vecchietti for making our stay so special.
Strongly recommended

  • Stayed: September 2012, traveled as a couple
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Thank Wael T
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PalazzoVecchietti, Direttore generale at Palazzo Vecchietti Suites and Studios, responded to this reviewResponded September 25, 2012

Dear Guest,
we really thank you so much for your time spent in writing your experience in Palazzo Vecchietti.
Our Guest’s reviews are very important for us as to improve our quality standard and it encourage us to satisfy Guest’s needs in the better way.
We’ve appreciated your comments about our Staff and the quality of our rooms. Of course our location it’s really a plus as we’re a few steps away from all the major attractions of Florence.
Hoping to welcoming You again in our Hotel, the Management and all the Staff remain,
Yours Faithfully.
Alessandra Giusfredi
General Manager

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Reviewed July 15, 2012

This was a return visit to Palazzo Vecchietti for us and I am so pleased to say that the experience was even more special than the first time. The concept, the approach, the facilities, the decor etc are superb; being welcomed by the staff as if we were returning home, made the experience priceless.
The Palazzo is located 50m from Piazza della Repubblica, around 300m to the Piazza del Duomo, and approximately 500m to the Piazza della Signoria and the Uffizi Galleries. This is the perfect location for exploring Florence.
This historical building has been sympathetically restored and decorated. The old is blended with the modern in a carefully considered manner. The furnishings and decor have been handled in an understated and elegant manner - a true representation of the Florentine aesthetic and way of life. Attention has been paid to the smallest of details, from the art works to the cashmere blanket, from the refreshing welcome Proseco to the quality ingredients of the breakfast table.
Once again we stayed in the Petrarch Suite. Its size, facilities and comfort made our stay very special indeed. The rooftop terrace provided the perfect location to enjoy a glass of wine and anti-pasti in the evenings.
What truly sets Palazzo Vecchietti aside from most establishments is the quality of the service. We were very happy to see Paolo again. His service and genuine desire to make our trip special, are unique and most appreciated. Francesca, Valentina and Paolo responded to every request, no matter how tedious, with the utmost of grace and willingness to oblige. Restaurant recommendations and bookings were made in advance. As we would return exhausted from our explorations and weary from the heat of the day (some days temperatures sat at around 35C), our requests for changes in restaurant bookings were managed in the most professional manner.
A day's adventure to Siena, Monteriggioni and San Gimignano was organised by the staff. Our driver Francesco made the trip very special indeed. The late lunch he recommended at a boutique vineyard was outstanding. I can highly recommend getting Palazzo Vecchietti to organise such experiences on your behalf.
I can highly recommend Palazzo Vecchietti for your Florence stay. We will most certainly be returning here!
Thank you everyone at Palazzo Vecchietti for making our stay so special once again!

  • Stayed: July 2012, traveled with family
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NathanPV, Direttore at Palazzo Vecchietti Suites and Studios, responded to this reviewResponded July 21, 2012

Dear TheKiwiWanderers,

it has been such a pleasure meeting you again in Palazzo Vecchietti!
There are not so many words to express our appreciation about your experience with us, we are so pleased that you had a special stay than the first time!
Petrarca Suite is a very magic room with the private terrace where you can enjoy a sunset or a sunrise or just drink a Chianti glass of wine.
We try to improve our services and quality every day and our Staff is completely at Guest disposal for suggestions, recommendations and to offer them a special and unforgettable stay in Florence!
We really hope you will have the chance to come and stay again with us,

All the best
Warm regards

Alessandra Giusfredi
General Manager

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Additional Information about Palazzo Vecchietti Suites and Studios

Address: Via Degli Strozzi 4, 50123, Florence, Italy
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Location: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence > Duomo
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Kitchenette Room Service Suites Wheelchair access Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
#1 Luxury Hotel in Florence
#43 Business Hotel in Florence
Price Range: $377 - $795 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Palazzo Vecchietti Suites and Studios 5*
Number of rooms: 14
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Palazzo Vecchietti is a prestigious luxury residence where attention is paid to every singular detail. Ideal for spending memorable days directly in the centre of the city of Florence, in the heart of Tuscany. Located in a charming historical building, This luxury "home" offers top class comforts, in order to make you feel relaxed in a unique and refined environment, giving you the sensation of being "at home" thanks to the professional hospitality that you will be granted. Peaceful and quiet, Palazzo Vecchietti will be the setting for an unforgettable holiday in Florence: here our Staff will assist you and will become a fundamental part in the organisation of your days of relaxation with us. Thanks to all the staff at Palazzo Vecchietti you will be able to experience the suggestive atmosphere of our hotel. 14 Individual spaces honouring some of the most important Italian artistic figures, of which 5 suites and 2 apartments, on various levels. A unique location rendered by this historical palace in which it is located. Restructured by Giambologna in 1578 and finished off by the splendid work of the architect Michele Bonan, who was in part responsible for the furnishings and decor. ... more   less 
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