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Hotel Orto De Medici

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#52 of 420 Hotels in Florence
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11/06/2017 12/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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TEXAS
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are a couple in our 70's from Texas and this was our second stay at this wonderful hotel. We can't imagine a better place to stay in Florence. It is beautiful, very quiet, and comfortable in every way. Most of the rooms have views of the "Garden of the Medici" which is delightful. The staff and breakfast are first...

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gflorence, Responsabile reception at Hotel Orto De Medici, responded to this review

Thanks for the great review and for the nice list of good restaurants in the area. I know it will be precious for the future travellers. Francesco Bini

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is hard to find something, to complain about. The only (small) thing, is that the chairs at the breakfastroom could be better. May be one or two chairs at the room. Everything else was as expected, super. It is both quiet and central placed, couldn't be better.

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Malvern, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Orto de Medici is a good hotel to use as a base for touring Firenze / Florence: the staff are friendly and helpful, and the breakfast is fine. It is a pleasant walk from the heart of Florence along interesting streets and it may even be historic, if their claims about being the place where Michelangelo learned some of...

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gflorence, Responsabile reception at Hotel Orto De Medici, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thanks for your beautiful review. Yes, the Michelangelo story is totally true, there are some Wikipedia articles about it too, if you look for "Giardino di San Marco". Francesco

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The hotel was beautifully furnished with a very modern, spacious feel to it. However it was the staff that made this hotel amazing - they were so kind and attentive to our every need. They have made me sure I will return to Florence, and specifically the Hotel Orto de Medici!

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gflorence, Responsabile reception at Hotel Orto De Medici, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We are so proud of reviews like yours that I have no words to thank you enough!! Francesco

Milwaukee, Wisconsin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We traveled Europe for two weeks and spend 4 of those nights at this hotel. It was our favorite because of the clean rooms, the garden/terrace area, and the wonderful continental breakfast. It was also located close to the big attractions, but far enough away to give you a little peace and quiet.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Spent 9 nights with our group in this beautiful hotel. Quiet and conveniently located to downtown sights such The Duomo. Beautiful, modern up to date rooms with very modern bathrooms. Loved our walk in shower with rain shower head. The outdoor gardens provided a peaceful. The morning breakfast was fabulous. Staff was very helpful. I can't comment on rates as...

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The Hague, The Netherlands
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel is situated near Piazza San Marco and the Accademia, on a quiet and beautiful street. It is close to everything, yet not noisy. Staff is extremely welcoming; rooms are spotlessly clean and very ample, decoration is of very good taste. Breakfast is of an average level - even though there are very nice touches, such as the possibility...

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and two other family members stayed at the Orto for 4 nights in April. It was recommended to us by a friend who used to live in Florence. The location is great--5 minute walk to David (Accademia) and San Marco (Fra Angelico) and 30 minutes or less to almost everything else. Check in at front desk was smooth....

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gflorence, Responsabile reception at Hotel Orto De Medici, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thanks for your positive review. I am glad you had the chance to enjoy our special private balcony room ("Superior room"). We have a very few of them. Thanks for the nice suggestions. Francesco Bini

Eagle, Colorado
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice place in city center, more off the track as it lies in a more student than tourist area. Staff nice but not overly accommodating. Afternoon wine does not occur on holidays or when they have a private party and there is no substitution. Room was very nice with good appointments. Be ready to read Italian on the lobby computers...

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gflorence, Responsabile reception at Hotel Orto De Medici, responded to this review

Dear Michael Thanks for your review. I am glad you enjoyed the most of your recent stay. We usually recommend the best restaurants in the area, and since we are in the city center it is very likely to find many foreiners (and yes tourists) in the best places, but this doesn't mean that Italian people won't go, infact I...

Minnetonka, Minnesota
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I stayed at Hotel Orto De Medici during our recent vacation to Florence. What a gem! Our room was clean and very comfortable, complete with a private terrace, free wifi and a great continental breakfast. The hotel staff were very friendly and extremely accommodating. Plus, the hotel is really close to the Santa Maria Novella Station, and...

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gflorence, Responsabile reception at Hotel Orto De Medici, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thanks for this amazing review. I am very pleased for your positive mentions to the staff and to the hotel location. Grazie!! Francesco Bini

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Staying in San Marco

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San Marco
The pleasant atmosphere of this residential area, a stone’s throw away from the Duomo of Florence, surprises everyone. A continuous flow of backpacking students provides the tranquil surroundings for the elderly residents who sit in Piazza San Marco to read the daily newspaper. Home to several universities, including the Academy of Fine Arts, San Marco is one of the most vibrant cultural centers in the city. A bridge connecting the modern cultural activity of Florence to its classic art, represented by the everlasting magnificence of the original David, resonates as a symbol of Florence and of Italy as a whole. Get lost in a Neoclassic world, a journey back in time through historic buildings like Spedale degli Innocenti (Hospital of the Innocents), San Marco church, Basilica della Santissima Annunziata, and natural jewels like the Botanical Gardens.
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Florence Hotel Orto de' Medici’s location is ideal because while located in the “historic center” of Florence it is just outside the noisy hustle and bustle…which is only a short walk away. When walking through our hotel in Florence, you really do feel like you are in a classic and upscale historic building. The front desk staff is very helpful and friendly, and from the moment you arrive you are made to feel very welcome. Each room is uniquely and elegantly appointed, a restful oasis for the busy traveler. The bathroom is very spacious and the shower is wonderful after a long day of sightseeing. Breakfast, with plenty to select from, is served in a cozy room that spills out into a welcoming patio and a beautiful little garden. The hotel lobby and reading rooms are a nice place to relax after a full day of sightseeing (plus free internet - either wifi or with brand new Apple computers). ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Orto De Medici

Address: Via San Gallo, 30, 50129, Florence, Italy
Region: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence > San Marco
Price Range: ₹ 7,514 - ₹ 18,713 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Orto De Medici 3*
Number of rooms: 42
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Also Known As:
Orto De Medici Hotel
Orto De Medici Florence
Hotel Orto De Medici Florence Italy
Hotel Style:
#12 Business Hotel in Florence
#36 Family Hotel in Florence
#46 Romantic Hotel in Florence
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“Request second or third floor as first floor next the breakfast room.”
nickyt772, 28 May 2017 | Read review
“Getting a room that overlooks the inner courtyard provides an extra level of calm and serenity. ”
StephenAndNatalie, 28 May 2017 | Read review
“We had a garden view and it was very nice and quiet.”
522kaceyb, 22 May 2017 | Read review
“Let the front desk book your tours. They will be sure you go on the right ones.”
darrenmH6462UQ, 22 May 2017 | Read review
“choose "garden view" most quiet.”
anniogjanl, 16 May 2017 | Read review
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