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Hotel Mia Cara & Spa
Ranked #116 of 412 Hotels in Florence
Ann Arbor, Michigan
Level 4 Contributor
25 reviews
6 hotel reviews
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“Best place we stayed on a 3 week European tour”
Reviewed April 29, 2013 via mobile

Booked a room via The Archi Rossi hostel -if you want a private room, they put you up next door in Mia Cara. We had a double private room. Amazing location close to SMN and the Duomo (but what isn't close in Firenze?!). Door opened up to an all tile floor landing area. 4 piece bathroom off of that and then stairs up to the tiled, loft style bedroom. Included modern fast PC for private use and TV with a billion channels. Super nice staff. Breakfast was amazing, included eggs and meats along with continental style and tons of desserts!!! An amazing place and would stay here again, even if this place was located back home!!!

  • Stayed April 2013
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Reviewed March 27, 2013

very good hotel very nice personal and exceceptionel manager with verry verry hot coffee.y stayed with my family.the rooms was biger and cleany with nice view on the garden.the hotel location is central and close to main atraction of the old city of Florenta.

  • Stayed March 2013, traveled with family
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London
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3 reviews
Reviewed September 30, 2009

First of all, why this hotel is marked as in Chianciano Terme when it is actually in Florence? The street address is right, but the town is wrong. Anyway, we stayed here one night and the position was very useful close to the main rail station and to the city centre. The room was spacious and clean and with the basic needs (fridge was empty). Bathroom was clean but the toilet seat was broken and there were only a couple of soap bars, no shampoo or shower gel. Breakfast is basic with croissant, bread and jam and some other small things. We enjoyed the bkfast in the outside garden. Good value hotel.

  • Stayed September 2009, traveled with family
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Reviewed January 30, 2009

Stayed with a group fo friends, very clean, comfortable beds, good coffee, nice manager. Very reasonable prices and close to bus station.

  • Stayed January 2009, traveled with friends
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Reviewed December 10, 2006

Was a little hesitant after reading all the reviews about the Hotel. But we were pleasantly surprised when we arrived. The location was fab - close to the train station, markets and most sights. The room was very clean and newly renovated. It was definately not as noisy as i thought it would be. A helpful & lovely family run hotel. The only downside would be the breakfast if you are expecting a hearty meal.

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  • Stayed November 2006, traveled with family
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Reviewed November 10, 2006

My daughter and I stayed 3 nights at Hotel Mia Cara in Florence. This was our first time ever in Florence and we arrived by train from Cinque Terre so we appreciated how close this was to the train station. We found Florence to be a very walking accessible city so we never had to use public transportation even with luggage. This hotel was very clean, the rooms were modern and comfortable. The bathroom was especially nice. We overslept for the breakfast (did run down and grabbed some rolls once) so can't comment on that. There were some wonderful restaurants on the same block. We were happy with what we got for the the price we paid.

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  • Disliked — the stairs when you first enter, may be hard for handicapped travelers
  • Stayed October 2006, traveled with family
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Property: Hotel Mia Cara & Spa
Address: Via Faenza 90/R, 50123, Florence, Italy
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Location: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence > San Lorenzo
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Shuttle Bus service Spa Airport Transportation
Hotel Style:
#14 Spa Hotel in Florence
#64 Family Hotel in Florence
#120 Romantic Hotel in Florence
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Mia Cara & Spa 3*
Number of rooms: 18
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Stay in the heart of Florence - Come and visit us! View map Hotel Mia Cara is located 200 meters from Santa Maria Novella Station and a 10-minute walk from the historic center of Florence, Hotel Mia Cara offers a hearty breakfast served daily and rooms with air conditioning, free Wi-Fi, computers and flat-screen TVs. Family-run, this hotel is ideally situated, around 1 km from the Old Bridge and Piazza della Signoria, where you will find the Uffizi Gallery. Available 24 hours a day, staff are happy to provide tourist information. The property also has a TV room, a spacious lounge with original frescos, and a small garden. Breakfast is served in a bright breakfast room and includes hot drinks, bacon, eggs, fruit juice and pastries. The Hotel Mia Cara & SPA features a wellness center that includes a swimming pool Whirlpool, sauna, experience shower and a relaxation area, and offers spa treatments and massages by appointment. ... more   less 
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Also Known As:
Mia Cara Chianciano Terme
Mia Cara Hotel Chianciano Terme

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