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    Grand Hotel Minerva

    Piazza Santa Maria Novella 16, 50123, Florence, Italy
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    04/06/2017 05/06/2017
    1 room
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      2 adults
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        0 children
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          US$470
          US$398
          US$470
          US$398
          Traveller (925)
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          Overview
          • Excellent57%
          • Very good30%
          • Average7%
          • Poor2%
          • Terrible1%
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          Free Wifi
          Breakfast included
          Air Conditioning
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Hotel
          Restaurant
          Room Service
          Suites
          Rooftop Bar
          Concierge
          Pets Allowed
          Wheelchair Access
          Business Centre
          Dry Cleaning
          Rooftop Terrace
          4.0 Star Hotel
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          Reviewed 18 July 2011

          A beautiful hotel with a magnificent roof top swimming pool with bar overlooking Florence. The rooms were very clean and the staff were very helpful especially the reception staff. The buffet style breakfast set us up for a day exploring the city with all the...More

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          Reviewed 12 July 2011

          Great location, great pool, great views, good service, nice price. They deliver breakfast to your room for 5E per person...bacon, eggs, croissants, american coffee, etc...great if you have kids you've kept out until midnight. The view from our balcony was outstanding. High fifth floor near...More

          Thank Europe-07-09-11
          Reviewed 10 July 2011

          My husband and I stayed at the Grand Hotel Minerva for three nights in July 2011 and were so pleased with the location and the service at the hotel. We found this hotel through Tripadvisor and the reviews and pictures were so helpful in making...More

          Thank Christine708
          Reviewed 10 July 2011

          Located centrally and easy access to most tourist spots. Rooms were spacious but a little dated. They should modernise. Pool is really good. Internet was free. It is located in a very beautiful Square. Staff were very helpful.

          Thank maccc
          Reviewed 9 July 2011

          We stayed here for a few days in June 2011. The location is excellent - it is within walking distance of anything you would want to see in Florence. It is also just a couple blocks away from the train station - beware - there...More

          Thank leefarg99
          Santa Maria Novella Hotel
          1,611 reviews
          #29 of 421 hotels in Florence
           
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          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Restaurant
          • Pool
          • Room Service
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Breakfast included
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Room Service
          • Breakfast included
          • Dry Cleaning
          • Meeting Rooms
          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Banquet Room
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Conference Facilities
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Minibar
          • Things to do
          • Restaurant
          • Pool
          • Bar/Lounge
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$278 - US$715 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Hotel class
          • Hotel Style
          • #35 Luxury Hotel in Florence
          • #39 Family Hotel in Florence
          • #47 Business Hotel in Florence
          • #61 Romantic Hotel in Florence
          • Room types
          • Suites ,
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Family Rooms ,
          • Accessible rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 100
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          • Tuscany >
          • Province of Florence >
          • Florence >
          • Santa Maria Novella
          • Also Known As
          • Grand Hotel Florence
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          Traveller (925)
          Room & Suite (503)
          Pool & Beach (95)
          Dining (68)
          Hotel & Grounds (589)
          Bathroom (40)
          Family and Play Areas (9)
          Nearby
          Santa Maria Novella
          Santa Maria Novella train station welcomes the
          majority of the people arriving in Florence, which
          might explain the hectic pace. Commuters and tourists
          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
          ...More
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          Nearby Attractions
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          hermansuligoj76
          Is there an international ATM machine in the hotel Minerva?
          17 April 2017|
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          hermansuligoj76
          Is there an international ATM machine at the hotel?
          17 April 2017|
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          Response from WCT57 | Reviewed this property |
          I do not believe so. However there is a bank within a block or two and they were very helpful converting our US dollars to Euro's at a great exchange rate and low service fee. Hope that helps.
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          Sylwia H
          Hi, does your pool ever open in April if it's warm?
          5 March 2017|
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          Response from sfusaro | Property representative |
          Hi, thanks for asking. Unfortunately we are not able to grant opening of the pool in April! I hope you will come visit us anyway. Stefano
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          "We had a Deluxe Junior Suite on the 4th floor which was nice and quiet with a small balcony."
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