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    The Westin Excelsior Florence

    Piazza di Ognissanti 3, 50123, Florence, Italy
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    Reviewed 29 October 2014

    We recently stayed at the Westin for 5 nights during our 14 night trip to Italy. This hotel is amazing and their staff is super friendly and helpful. They made our stay extremely enjoyable and pleasant. The hotel is located in a superb location close...More

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    Response from VB_General_Manager, General Manager at The Westin Excelsior FlorenceResponded 31 October 2014

    Dear JJD19, What an amazing feedback! We are really happy to learn that you appreciated so much the location and the magic of our historical property. It is especially a proud for us to receive such a wonderful comment on our staff; we work so...More

    Reviewed 28 October 2014 via mobile

    I will preface this by stating that i got a very good corporate rate at the Westin and since i am a spg gold member I was upgraded so in terms of value for money this hotel was second to none. While you are not...More

    Thank BrianTaylor9
    Response from VB_General_Manager, General Manager at The Westin Excelsior FlorenceResponded 30 October 2014

    Dear BrianTaylor9, Thank you so much for your nice comments and for your loyalty to our SPG program. We are so glad that you had an amazing visit with us and that you enjoyed your accommodations with the fabulous view! We look forward to welcoming...More

    Reviewed 27 October 2014

    The Westin Excelsior Florence is a beautiful hotel in a convenient location. It was an easy walk to the train station for our tour departures and an inexpensive taxi ride to/from the train station when we didn't want to haul all our luggage on Florence's...More

    Thank Jan H
    Response from VB_General_Manager, General Manager at The Westin Excelsior FlorenceResponded 30 October 2014

    Dear Jan H, Thank you very much for having shared this wonderful review with all of us! We are so glad to read that you enjoyed your stay here with us at The Westin Excelsior in Florence and that we entirely met your expectations! Great...More

    Reviewed 22 October 2014

    Wonderful beautiful place to stay. Our room has 2 balconies and was very comfortable. The location was excellent. Didn't eat in our hotel, however they also own the St. Regis across the piazza and we did eat there and have drinks, that was spectacular. Both...More

    Thank CTFreebird
    Reviewed 14 October 2014

    Awesome location near Arno river with excellent bar in lobby as well as rooftop with 360 deg view of Florence. Situated within walking distamce of churches museums restaurants & close to train station. Presidential suite was tops with breakfast dining on patio as well as...More

    Thank pam h
    Response from VB_General_Manager, General Manager at The Westin Excelsior FlorenceResponded 17 October 2014

    Dear Pam h, Thank you for your having shared your positive review with Tripadvisor community! We are delighted to know that you appreciated our location and service. Mostly important we are very happy to read that you enjoyed our bar Orum and our Rooftop bar...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free Internet
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    • Room Service
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
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    • Restaurant
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
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    • US$387 - US$1,836 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #19 Romantic Hotel in Florence
    • #19 Family Hotel in Florence
    • #23 Luxury Hotel in Florence
    • #30 Business Hotel in Florence
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 171
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    Santa Maria Novella train station welcomes the
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    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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    kathleentitus
    2 October 2017|
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    Response from BettendorfTraveler | Reviewed this property |
    Hello - unfortunately, I have stayed only at the Westin, but not the St. Regis. As you are probably aware, they are on the same piazza. I doubt that you could go wrong with either one, but it is difficult to imagine a... More
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    26 September 2017|
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    Response from PaulS15 | Reviewed this property |
    Took taxi from westin to airport. It is a flat fixed fee. Approx twenty five euros
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    "rooms with a view of the river or plaza,. typical modest size rooms as per european standards"
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    "Ask for a river view"
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    "Rooms facing the Arno river are the best"
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    "South-facing rooms have the best views across the Arno river"
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