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Hotel Balestri

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  • Excellent65%
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  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“arno river”(37 reviews)
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Bar/Lounge
4 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Recently spent 4 nights here. We began our stay with being upgraded to a beautiful river view and enjoyed a very comfortable king bed and luxurious large shower. We could look out our window and see the Arno river and the Ponte Vecchio. You can...More

Thank ktenh1
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Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

We stayed here for 4 nights for our wedding anniversary and had a wonderful stay. It's in a great location and is in easy walking distance to most of the main attractions. The hotel is very clean and the staff are really friendly and helpful....More

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Reviewed 5 days ago

First, a disclaimer, I don't like boutique hotels. I like big hotels that let me engage in one of my favorite activities of people watching in a big lobby. That being said, this small boutique hotel has a very nice front desk staff, breakfast room...More

Thank juliejZ4881KW
Reviewed 1 week ago

Hotel Balestri is a fine hotel from which to access Florence's attractions. It is located 10 min. walk from the most popular sites, 20 min. by taxi from airport. Most rooms have been recently refurbished and are clean and spacious by Italian standards. The river-view...More

Thank DougofCalgary
Reviewed 1 week ago

The people at the Hotel Balestri are absolutely amazing. Helpful, friendly, just amazing. The Hotel is also beautiful and the food is very tasty. Get a room with a river view. The location of the Hotel is great. You can walk to many amazing shops...More

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About
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Room Service
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$177 - US$446 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#41 Family Hotel in Florence
#50 Luxury Hotel in Florence
#128 Romantic Hotel in Florence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$177 - US$446 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#41 Family Hotel in Florence
#50 Luxury Hotel in Florence
#128 Romantic Hotel in Florence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (216)
Room & Suite (186)
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Nearby
Uffizi
Every visitor coming to Florence for the first time
will immediately identify with Uffizi. As in past
times, passing through Via dei Calzaiuoli, you can
reach the city center, the Florence that everybody
dreams of. In just a few steps, visitors can
experience the rare beauty of the capital of the
Renaissance. walking delighted across Palazzo Vecchio
and overlooking Piazza della Signoria, up to the
...More
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Larry-Pattie
10 September 2017|
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Response from jenaranjo31 | Reviewed this property |
It's 20 mins walking and 11 by cab. If you have plans, ask the front desk to order you a cab so it's waiting for you in the lobby. They are very helpful.
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JaradnRach
7 July 2017|
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Response from Hotel_Balestri | Property representative |
Dear Amani, the superior rooms are the entry level category and they do not have view o balcony guarantee. The room with balcony are 3 categories up "deluxe double river view with balcony"
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doglover523
20 May 2017|
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Response from Brian R | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I don't know as I don't smoke
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"Request a river view."
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"Select a room that overlooks the river. Some have balconies as well. Very nice."
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"Get a river view room."
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"Our room was very near an elevator, but we were never bothered by noise."
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