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Grand Hotel Minerva

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  • Average6%
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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
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All reviewsrooftop poolpiazza santa maria novellatrain stationwithin walking distanceoverlooking the squarefamily suitefree mini barlovely hotelperfect locationbreakfast was excellentsuperior roomfew minutes walkour honeymoonmajor attractionscentral florencepastrieschurch
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Reviewed 22 April 2012

We were really delighted by this hotel. We were priviledged to stay in two suites at the 5th floor. The location is excellent, the view from the room to the square is just at the right level (not too close from the very realtive noise...More

Thank parisiens_juillet10
Reviewed 21 April 2012

This is actually a fairly elegant hotel which I visit at some frequency. Having stayed at some of the other hotels in the area, I can say you have some interesting trade-offs. The Minerva has a very nice, spacious breakfast area overlooking an atrium garden....More

Thank ReisendeGringo
Reviewed 17 April 2012

A fabulous location near to the train station but in a square, so no road noise. The best part about the hotel was the stunning roof top pool and bar area if travelling in summer. The pool really made our trip as the heat was...More

Thank seansid
Reviewed 14 April 2012

The hotel is located at Piazza Santa Maria Novella which is very close to the train station and a very short walk to Il Duomo. There is also an excellent gelato shop next to it. The plaza is very popular with everyone. You can see...More

2  Thank VDeliz
Response from FilippoBurroni, General Manager at Grand Hotel MinervaResponded 19 April 2012

Dear Guests, Thank you for having chosen our hotel for your stay in Florence and for your detailed review. Let me just add small remark: all our rooms have air-conditioning which can be controlled individually in every room. The thing is that April in Florence...More

Reviewed 6 April 2012

This hotel couldn't be more convenient, literally a 5 minute walk from Florence SMN train station (and it would be shorter as the crow flies if a big beautiful Basilica wasn't in the way). The Basilica is literally the hotel's neighbour in a quiet but...More

3  Thank Stephanie13London
Response from FilippoBurroni, General Manager at Grand Hotel MinervaResponded 19 April 2012

Dear Guests, Thank you very much for your kind and thorough review. It is a great satisfaction to see how our services and efforts are taken into serious consideration and evaluated in detail. I just would like to add a couple of words on the...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
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Restaurant
Pool
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
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Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Restaurant
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$282 - US$634 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#33 Family Hotel in Florence
#39 Luxury Hotel in Florence
#48 Business Hotel in Florence
#61 Romantic Hotel in Florence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$282 - US$634 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#33 Family Hotel in Florence
#39 Luxury Hotel in Florence
#48 Business Hotel in Florence
#61 Romantic Hotel in Florence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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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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magnian
13 April 2018|
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Response from grahamfntn | Reviewed this property |
Hi I’m not sure about garage parking as we flew there and used the train stn for our trips out .best to contact the hotel in advance .
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magnian
22 February 2018|
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Response from Rosbe | Reviewed this property |
I would phone hotel and enquire about parking. It’s on a square and most of the centre of Florence is traffic limited. With quite hefty penalties if you enter areas accidentally. I do know that Santa Maria Novella train... More
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BeKindToOneAnother18
10 November 2017|
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Response from Filippo_Burroni | Property representative |
Thank you for having contacted us, costs for 2 people are as follows: - public taxi around 30/35€ - private car € 45 - bus € 6,00 per person
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"Go up to 6th floor, which is actually the rooftop, even if weather is bad and pool closed: you can go outside..."
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"Virtuoso tours booked our vacation for us and we were immediately upgraded to a small suite with a garden..."
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