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Hotel Laurus al Duomo

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 26 April 2011

My husband and I stayed at this hotel during our trip through Italy. We were extremely impressed with the location of the hotel, as it was only a 5 minute walk from the train station, and was extremely close to the Duomo. The room was relatively large, and had a very nice bathroom. The breakfast was adequate, and was served...

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New Delhi, India
Reviewed 26 April 2011

Laurus is a gem of a discovery. You just cant beat the location... the Duomo looms over you as you have breakfast on their outdoor terrace, glowing red in the morning light. The Laurus is just a couple of minutes from the Duomo and the Santa Maris train station, so you cant ask for more! Our room on the 6th...

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Geneva, Switzerland
Reviewed 25 April 2011

good, clean, spacious and quiet room, real central situation (100 m to the dome), good breakfast, really helpful and friendly staff, very good coffee bar at the entrance - can absolutely be recommended!

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Capel Saint Mary, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 April 2011

Central location, friendly helpful staff, very clean and good food. If I had to make a negative comment and this is tiny compared to the good points 1. No wifi in the room it's available in reception area free of charge. 2. bed was a bit to firm for me ( I have a really soft mattress). Would recommend to...

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Pismo Beach, California
Reviewed 16 April 2011

My wife and I stayed at this hotel for 3 nights. We arrived from Rome via train. The hotel is about a 7 minute walk from the train station, through a decent part of town. The room was very clean. We stayed on the 6th floor. Fortunately, the breakfast provided by the hotel was also on the 6th floor. We...

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Elk Grove, California
Reviewed 8 April 2011

Very close to Duomo and city center, but not too close. Very quiet at night, easy to catch some z's. Rooftop cafe is great. They even had an opera showing in their business center while we were there which we took advantage of. Only complaints are that the bed is quite firm and the pillows are thin.

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 6 April 2011

The hotel was located in a good location, only few minutes walking distance away from the train station. That was very convenient for us since we were commuting between the cities via train. The room was clean and it was kept clean by housing staffs. The staffs were very helpful with all the questions asked (i.e. confirming tours, restaurant recommendations)....

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Redhill, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 April 2011

My wife and I thoroughly enjoyed our 4 day stay at the laurus the hotel is close to the station and all the sights Excellent breakfast on roof terrace though it might get a bit crowded if the hotel was full Service and variety at breakfast excellent Hotel was clean staff were very helpful The little coffee shop attached to...

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Santiago, Chile
Reviewed 25 March 2011

The breakfast is really poor. If you need internet access you will be required to leave your bed and go in person to the frontdesk to obtain the internet access credentials, the internet is very slow and low profile pillows. the location is very good.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 March 2011

Five minutes from station, perfect location for visiting main attractions all within walking distance. As an earlier review said, if you get tired with all the walking you can pop back to the Laurus to rest up. Room was clean and spacious, bathroom had recently been refurbished. The only downside with the room was the view, directly onto next door's...

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Staying in San Lorenzo

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San Lorenzo
San Lorenzo’s lively merchants shout out from behind stalls with an array of products in one of the most traditional neighborhoods in Florence. Different ethnic groups join together in the large outdoor market of San Lorenzo and in the Central Market, a vast multi-floored building. Visitors are bound to fall in love with this area and in particular, with its variety of food, especially those focusing on Florentine dishes as well as international selections. Nobody leaves San Lorenzo without a shopping bag in hand or with an empty stomach.
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  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Breakfast included
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Hotel Laurus al Duomo is located in the heart of Florence, just 70 meters from the Cathedral and 150 meters from the central train station Santa Maria Novella.The hotel is part of the cultural centre "Centro Congressi al Duomo", together with the Auditorium al Duomo, Cafe Astra al Duomo, Hotel Pitti Palace al Ponte Vecchio.Located in the historical via de' Cerretani, between the Cathedral and the Santa Maria Novella train station, the Hotel Laurus al Duomo stays at a short walk from the most elegant shopping streets, and it is ideal for both leisure and business travelers. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Laurus al Duomo

Address: Via Cerretani 54 / R, 50123, Florence, Italy
Region: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence > San Lorenzo
Price Range: ₹ 8,184 - ₹ 18,514 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Laurus al Duomo 4*
Number of rooms: 50
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Also Known As:
Best Western Florence
Laurus Hotel
Florence Best Western
Hotel Style:
#40 Luxury Hotel in Florence
#52 Romantic Hotel in Florence
#69 Business Hotel in Florence
#71 Family Hotel in Florence
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“Can't advise as haven't seen any other room”
 of 5 bubbles yulias92, 4 Feb 2017 | Read review
“High floors have more to see.”
  • View from balcony where happy hour and breakfast is located! Stunning.
 of 5 bubbles 538lorin, 20 Dec 2016 | Read review
“On a busy street but the rooms are fairly soundproof. If you're sensitive to noise ask for a room away from the street to be safe.”
 of 5 bubbles 654alanm, 16 Dec 2016 | Read review
“If you get a room without a view, then you won't have the noise from the street.”
 of 5 bubbles patpI8248KR, 27 Nov 2016 | Read review
“Worth upgrading to a Duomo or at least a street view as some of the rooms look across at each other through a courtyard.”
 of 5 bubbles JWalker610, 10 Nov 2016 | Read review
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