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Hotel Laurus al Duomo

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izmir
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Reviewed 8 March 2010

at first of all i am very thankful about viva hotels group that owns the laurus hotel. at first our reservation was on viva hotel near to the pitti palace. but according to electricity problem in the hotel they transfered us to laurus hotel without paying for any transfer fee. in the hotel personnel were very kind and helpful. terrace... More 

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Brasil
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Reviewed 6 March 2010

Simply wonderful! Few steps from the Duomo, a few blocks from the central station (went walking!), luxury bathroom and room, great breakfast, free wi-fi internet on the reception. One of the best ones i´ve stayed in.

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Ghent
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Reviewed 1 March 2010

This was my 2nd stay at this hotel. Have lived for 3 years at Florence before and must say that this is one of the best hotels of its category. Great location, very clean and comfortable room/bathroom, good breakfast with a lovely view at the Duomo from the terras and not to forget a great service! Will surely go back... More 

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Reviewed 28 February 2010

Got this primarily because it was convenient to the train station, about 600m I'd guess, I'd had good experience with BWs elswhere in Europe, and the price was right. The room was extremely quiet, and although an odd layout (as are so many in old buildings in Europe) relatively spacious. The bathroom was super clean! Its also within easy walking... More 

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Reviewed 19 February 2010

We stayed in this hotel about a week ago on Valentines Day weekend and it was a perfect choice for this particular day. The most beautiful thing in the hotel was the breakfast terrace. It was facing right through to the Al Duomo Cathedral which is the busiest spot in the city and close to everywhere. Location of the hotel... More 

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Reviewed 7 February 2010

This hotel is in an excellent location within easy walking distance from the main train station(Firenze Santa Maria Novella) and central for touring Florence. Our room was adequate clean and comfortable. The breakfast was continenal style, sufficient choices and they do serve a nice cup of cappuccino. All staff were friendly and helpful, so all in all a pleasant hotel... More 

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Reviewed 1 February 2010

In the very heart of Florence a nice and comfortable hotel. My only remark is that a hotel of a medium-high level as this one could remove the fee (€ 2) for a half bottle of mineral water. But maybe this is just my opinion (I love spanish hotel chains!).

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Reviewed 28 January 2010

I stayed at Laurus al Duomo for five days in january with my family and really enjoyed the experience. I will certainly return to Florence and will select the same hotel.

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Reviewed 23 January 2010

I stayed in this hotel with my family at the end of December. Great location very close to the cathedral and train station. Despite many churches around, the room was very quiet, no probelm at all. You can't hear any bells, don't worry! Breakfast is very good on the top floor with excelent view of the Duomo: FANTASTIC! Rooms are... More 

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Cidra, Puerto Rico
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Reviewed 14 January 2010

Centrally located; walking distance to all the key sites/attractions and the train station. Staff was very helpful. Nice breakfast in the morning. Rooms are clean, nice modern decor; our room looked like new.

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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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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 

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Address: Via Cerretani 54 / R, 50123, Florence, Italy
Region: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence > San Lorenzo
Price Range: ₹ 7,729 - ₹ 20,518 (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
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#39 Luxury Hotel in Florence
#52 Romantic Hotel in Florence
#69 Business Hotel in Florence
#71 Family Hotel in Florence
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“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
“higher floor rooms might give a view of the duomo and breakfast area is on the 6th floor”
 of 5 bubbles tomboCalabasas, 22 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The room we had was at the front but really quiet on the busy road”
 of 5 bubbles W3346OTdavidw, 16 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Eat at the upstairs restaurant!”
 of 5 bubbles araerohan, 14 Oct 2016 | Read review
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