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Hotel Ester

PricelineUS$ 144*
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#176 of 421 Hotels in Florence
Certificate of Excellence
04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Budapest, Hungary
Reviewed 28 November 2015

There is no normal heating, room temperature was between 16 and 18 celsius all day and night. Terribly cold! In vain was the maximum heating, the windows are extremly bad. In four days the elevator was bad three times, while the room was on the 5th floor (122 steps) One receptionist was so smelly that we felt the whole floor...

5Thank EdePeterS1953
Reviewed 2 November 2015 via mobile

Budget price and great location. Shower is small, but you have access to kitchen for cooking and tea and coffee. So close to everything, train and all sights and although on main street near train station it is very secure 3 doors with locks to your room. Not much interaction with staff as we stayed in the other rooms across...

1Thank Sue C
Reviewed 28 October 2015 via mobile

We stayed in their second building (across the road from the one with reception) and it was lovely. Large room with a mini fridge + kettle as well as a shared kitchen. We were able to do laundry for 3€ a load (no dryer though, just a clothes hanger) and they did this for us so we could make the...

Thank Melsa85
Seoul, South Korea
Reviewed 15 October 2015 via mobile

A small dinky lift takes you up to the 5th floor where the hotel is located. The rooms are pretty small but you get what you pay for in a tourist-heavy city like Florence. Bathroom was renovated compared to the room but toilet papers were one-piece tissues and the toiletries (shampoo and body wash) seemed a little sketchy. Upon checking...

3Thank AlfMish
Karlstad, Sweden
Reviewed 1 October 2015

The location is excellent close to the railway station and 5 minutes walk to the Duomo and San Lorenzo market. We stayed for 5 nights at this hotel and it was a very positive experience. The hotel is split in 2 parts and we had a room in the part without a lobby which meant that we only met the...

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Reviewed 15 September 2015 via mobile

Hotel Ester is a 'Gem'! Marco and staff (there is a lady that answered all our questions and gave us tidbits about places/museums closing late on Tuesday nights! As well as Marco!) The room and ensuite bathroom was spacious (great shower) with Juliette balcony. 3 mins from Florence Santa Maria Novella train station. Neighborhood is urban (as in any city...

Thank Renee C
Kerikeri, New Zealand
Reviewed 15 September 2015

A quirky hotel, reasonably priced and super secure (three keys to get in and out of). Large rooms, good bathroom and facilities in the lobby for tea, coffee etc. also small utility room that was very handy.

Thank Bari161
Reading, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 August 2015

First stayed in July '14 and returned this summer. The rooms are excellent, views across the city from 22 & 23 are second to none. On both trips the rooms were clean with good WiFi, fridge, safe and air conditioning. The staff are very friendly, with a good knowledge of the area, and can't do enough to make you welcome....

Thank Lorraine S
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Reviewed 2 August 2015

Ester is just next to the Florence Train station so its very convenient. next to the hotel is the Conrad supermarket and Mcdonald...the hotel also serves breakfast next door which is also nice.. I love th location of the hotel and also has a card park ( payable basis ) and being close to the station its easy to visit...

1Thank Abhijit13
Reviewed 6 July 2015 via mobile

Great location!!! Fantastic staff. Very knowledgeable, obliging & helpful. Spoke English well. Room on 2nd floor looking out onto via nazionale. Clean, neat & relatively new room. Wifi good. Fridge with bottle water. AC good. Comfortable & relaxing. Would not hesitate to return

Thank Kevin C

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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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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Microwave
  • Free Internet
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Dry Cleaning
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  • Multilingual Staff

Additional Information about Hotel Ester

Address: Largo Fratelli Alinari 15, 50123, Florence, Italy
Region: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence > San Lorenzo
Price Range: ₹ 7,193 - ₹ 14,581 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Ester 3*
Number of rooms: 13
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Also Known As:
Ester Hotel Florence
Hotel Style:
#102 Family Hotel in Florence
#112 Romantic Hotel in Florence
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“best view and quiet in the roof”
282arzug, 4 Jan 2017 | Read review
“As I've observed, there are not many rooms to choose from. :)”
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  • mirror, hair dryer
  • lights on the ceiling
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Flor523, 28 Aug 2016 | Read review
“not all rooms have a mini refrigerator and safe, rooms on the corner may be more noisy. The fan smelled musty but the A/C did not”
512danal, 21 Jun 2016 | Read review
“"Rooms on the south side are quieter"”
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ratkoc, 20 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Go for room with view & balcony, it worth the extra euros”
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bahrinshaha, 20 Dec 2015 | Read review
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