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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 April 2014

The hotel was convenient to the airport. The price was good, the staff welcoming, friendly and helpful without being intrusive. Booking a taxi to the airport for our friends was no problem and Roman suggested a fun restaurant where we ate very well. The area is a bit rundown, but we were not there to see the sights, simply to...

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Budleigh Salterton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 9 February 2014

I stayed in Hotel Franchi at the end of January and basically because it was the nearest hotel to the Airport (flight landed at 19.00, so needed a airport hotel). I originally was thinking of walking it but the Airport Hotel said get a taxi (€10) and I suggest you do because its tucked away off the main street in...

1Thank staffsjc
Vicenza, Italy
Reviewed 2 January 2014

I like Hotel Franchi. I book this hotel after reading decent ratings in Trip Ad. Free and anytime parking at hotel was important for me. I drove to Siena, San Gimignano, Pisa, etc from hotel (little over an hour drive from hotel). Come back for dinner at Florence everynite. Zinet at the hotel counter was very helpful. Gave us free...

1Thank Bob S
Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 16 December 2013

At Hotel Franchi it is the staff that counts.... Zinet was always helpful. I stayed for two nights and easily got in an out of Centro by bus with her help. Yes the neighborhood looks funky but it is safe and has enough around the area to occupy one before they go to airport. It is true that a 5...

1Thank MEHlaw
Fort Collins, Colorado
Reviewed 5 November 2013

We made reservations at this hotel because of Trip Advisors recommendations. We were greeted by Michael who quickly got us settled in and showed us how to use the bus to town. He also had tickets to sell which made it a lot easier. Next we met Zinet, a lovely young woman who gives a whole new meaning to the...

1Thank JimT353
Oakville, Canada
Reviewed 25 October 2013

The Hotel is in a secluded neighborhood with nothing around worth seeing. I went there for the night from Florence as I had a very early flight. Cost me $28 euros to get there from the city and then I was told ALTHOUGH airport is 800mts as posted...a taxi ride of 15euros is required to get there! I could had...

3Thank 543Monica
Columbia, Mo
Reviewed 17 October 2013

We booked the Hotel Franchi because we were looking for a hotel close to the airport (7:30 AM flight), within our budget, and highly rated on Trip Advisor. This hotel met all of our requirements and then met all our expectations. The staff was friendly, helpful, correctly estimated the cost of the taxi to the airport (we were leaving and...

2Thank Erasmus44
Skopje, Macedonia
Reviewed 11 October 2013

My husband and I stayed in hotel Franchi in September for 2 nights when visiting Florence. It is located out of the centre of Florence, which is exactly why we picked it. Parking in Florence can be a problem and it is expensive, which is why we left our car at the hotel parking (free of charge) and we took...

2Thank Kalina2
Saint Paul, Minnesota
Reviewed 8 October 2013

I arrived in Florence late and needed a hotel close to the airport for next day's travel. Hotel Franchi was close and convenient! The room was adequate for my needs, clean and well organized, with a coffee/tea maker and essential supplies. There was a slight (and temporary) problem with key cards: I could lock the room from the inside, but...

Thank Gitta H
Reviewed 25 September 2013

The only two positives was the location and the staff were nice. This is next to a school so you are awakened early by students starting around seven am. There are no blankets other than an extra cloth on the bed, The key machine was broken so we needed to be walked to our room, Breakfast had few options, no...

Thank Travelingaddicted

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A new concept of hospitality, both refined and contemporary can be found at Hotel Franchi. There are 35 recently renovated rooms arranged on 5 different floors and equipped with all modern comforts: en-suite bathroom with bath or shower, direct-access phone, digital safe, minibar, cable LCD TV, kettle for tea + coffee, wi-fi internet, individually adjustable air-conditioning. A wide and free of cost parking area is the solution to all your parking problems. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Franchi

Address: Via Giovanni Sgambati 28, 50127, Florence, Italy
Region: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence
Price Range: ₹ 3,319 - ₹ 7,627 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Franchi 3*
Number of rooms: 35
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Also Known As:
Franchi Hotel Florence
Hotel Style:
#20 Best Value Hotel in Florence
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“Ask for a room which is remote from other rooms...”
 of 5 bubbles brunellaw2016, 19 Mar 2017 | Read review
“In season, there is probably a lot of noise due to thin walls and airport traffic”
 of 5 bubbles erntravels, 26 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Our room on level two was good, but maybe levels three and four would be even better..”
 of 5 bubbles AnnetteA298, 21 Jul 2015 | Read review
“In the summer time, don't open your windows so you won't suffer mosquito bites, the AC is really good and noiseless”
 of 5 bubbles js2952, 14 Jul 2015 | Read review
“If the noise of trains bothers you do ask them for a room away from the train tracks.”
 of 5 bubbles Scrippsmater, 16 Jun 2015 | Read review
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