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    Grand Hotel Minerva

    Piazza Santa Maria Novella 16, 50123, Florence, Italy
    011 39 055 27230
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    Overview
    • Excellent60%
    • Very good30%
    • Average7%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Pool
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
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    Rooftop Bar
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    941 - 945 of 1,185 reviews

    Reviewed 12 May 2011

    Splendid location, perfect accomodation and services, very good breakfast with more choices than one could eat. The personnel at the front desk are always very gentle, attentious and good humored, giving very useful indications about the city, its history and culture, places to visit, shopping...More

    Thank SoJo2406
    Reviewed 11 May 2011

    I stayed at the hotel for 4 nights with my girlfriend and we had a fantastic time. A 5 minute walk from the train station and we checked in with no problems at all with the staff very friendly and speaking perfect English. Having asked...More

    Thank AlexanderEdwards
    Reviewed 8 May 2011

    This hotel came highly recommended by a friend and I can only second her opinion. It is located in an attractive area, only minutes away from the train station and the city's major attractions. Staff was friendly and helpful. Breakfast was superb.

    Thank LakeSuperior72
    Reviewed 8 May 2011

    Service and location excellent. Comfortable and clean rooms.Good restaurant. Nice swimmming pool and terraces on the roof with a beautiful view on the old City center.

    Thank ben_pluijmers
    Reviewed 2 May 2011

    You may be able to do better, but you can book this hotel confidently. It's in a wonderful location, a short distance away from the train station, and a 15 minute cab ride away from the airport. It's not the most luxurious hotel but it...More

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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
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    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Outdoor pool
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$ 164 - US$ 544 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #37 Luxury Hotel in Florence
    • #39 Family Hotel in Florence
    • #48 Business Hotel in Florence
    • #61 Romantic Hotel in Florence
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
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    • Family Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 100
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    • Santa Maria Novella
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    Santa Maria Novella
    Santa Maria Novella train station welcomes the
    majority of the people arriving in Florence, which
    might explain the hectic pace. Commuters and tourists
    come across the constant hustle and bustle of the
    station before exiting, taking a few steps and
    stopping amazed in Piazza di Santa Maria Novella. It
    is impossible not to admire the the square, housing
    one of the most charming basilicas in Florence. The
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    David H
    3 October 2017|
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    Response from Filippo_Burroni | Property representative |
    Dear David H., thank you very much for having contacted us. Restoration works in Piazza S.Maria Novella have finished almost since 10 years and now it's a pedestrian area surronding by bars & restaurants. Best... More
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    Shal211
    18 September 2017|
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    Response from Filippo_Burroni | Property representative |
    In this case the best option is Deluxe Double with City View, thay are abour 26 square metres! Filippo
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    Shal211
    18 September 2017|
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    Response from Filippo_Burroni | Property representative |
    Hello and thank you for your request. Regarding Premium Triples, they ha no specific view and also thons at higher foor face the internal courtyard. Also premium rooms have no specific view, The most affordable double/twin... More
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    "Ask for a room overlooking the square."
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    "We lived on the second floor and it was extremely quiet."
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    "Ask for a room on the front of the hotel, so you get a view of the Santa Maria Novella."
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    "Fifth floor rooms, facing the square, are excellent with a brilliant view."
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