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Hotel La Fortezza

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Lewes, Delaware
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

staff was very accommodating and friendly. the front desk staff were very pleasant. Breakfast was good and the rooms were very clean but small. My room had a very nice view. The rooms need more outlets though.

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LaFortezzaGuestCare, Front Office Assistance at Hotel La Fortezza, responded to this review

“Very friendly Staff”, what a nice heading ! We love our job and we are glad when our guests notice and highlight it ! It’s a pleasure to know that you have enjoyed the coziness, the cleanliness and the view of your room; we invite you to visit us again and to experience one of our spacious and comfy Superior...

Perton
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This hotel needs more facilities. No English channels no tea or coffee facilities nowhere to get any thing to eat except for breakfast. It was a 3 star and I still don't understand how with no facilities in room

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LaFortezzaGuestCare, Proprietario at Hotel La Fortezza, responded to this review

Dear Guest, many thanks for having chosen Hotel La Fortezza for your stay in Florence. As we inform every foreign Guest during the check-in on the arrival, every room offers more than 20 foreign TV channels in several languages; obviously also English is included. I'm sorry that you didn’t find them and above all that you are complaining about it...

reading,berks,england
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A lovely stay at the Fortezza, friendly staff, fabulous breakfast especially liked the pancake machine and the variety on offer. A short walk to the city too... Clean rooms we had free complimentary water and tea and coffee... Only one gripe, there wasn't any milk, only tea, coffee and sugar, however the following day we asked for a small jug...

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LaFortezzaGuestCare, Front Office Manager at Hotel La Fortezza, responded to this review

Dear Davrotequila, many thanks for your great review ! I'm very happy that you appreciated our services and the last facility introduced in some rooms of our hotel. About the milk, thank you for the advise. We will provide it !! Looking forward to welcome you again at La Fotezza, I wish you a nice day, Rosane Avila

Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Staff are very friendly and couldn't be more helpful. Rooms are very good value for money especially with the continental breakfast included and the hotel was such a beautiful suprise walking in off the street to the grand entrance was amazing. Would highly recommend 😊

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LaFortezzaGuestCare, Front Office Manager at Hotel La Fortezza, responded to this review

Dear Kirsty, thank you for the fantastic score assigned to us and the recommendation to the other travellers ! Hotel La Fortezza is a building of the nineteenth century and some parts of it, like the entrance and the lobby, are really amazing. I wait you again in Firenze, Rosane Avila

Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

Had a lovely couple of days here. The reception staff are friendly and helpful.Great price and location is just a short walk away from the main attractions. The breakfast is continental and the hotel is nice and clean.

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LaFortezzaGuestCare, Front Office Manager at Hotel La Fortezza, responded to this review

Dear Natasha, thank you for the excellent write-up ! I'm really glad that you enjoyed you stay with us and all the hotel services. Hoping to welcome you again at Hotel La Fortezza, my best wishes. Rosane Avila

Bucharest, Romania
Reviewed 13 March 2017

I really enjoyed the say there. The room was well maintained. And the breakfast buffet is excellent for the price you pay. The staff are very friendly and helpful and go the extra mile to make your stay a good one

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LaFortezzaGuestCare, Front Office Manager at Hotel La Fortezza, responded to this review

Dear Mahaytoma, what a wonderfull review ! I am delighted that you enjoyed the daily efforts of all the Staff to make the stay of every Guest at Hotel La Fortezza an experience to remember. This makes me very proud :-) I hope to have you again with us ! Cheers, Rosane Avila

Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

We really enjoyed our stay here. Our room was well maintained. And the breakfast buffet is excellent for the price you pay. The hotel staff is incredibly friendly and helpful. All in all a very happy customer. Infact I'm looking to visit Florence again soon so will definitely be booking a room here.

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LaFortezzaGuestCare, Front Office Manager at Hotel La Fortezza, responded to this review

Wowwww !!! Richard, many thanks for the great comments about us. Having satisfied Guests is our main aim. I'm very pleased to have succeeded ! I will be glad to welcome you again at Hotel La Fortezza next time. See you soon, Rosane Avila

wigan
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Ideally located hotel clean quite modern Very friendly staff, lovely hotel, good breakfast, would definitely stop here again, only thing i would suggest is adding tea\coffee making facilities in rooms.

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LaFortezzaGuestCare, Front Office Manager at Hotel La Fortezza, responded to this review

Dear Sunshineed, thank you for the great comments and the gorgeous review. I have taken note of your suggestion for the tea/coffee making facilities and I'm glad to inform you that in the next few months you will find it (with other extra comforts) in our new Superior rooms. I wait you again in order to try them. Greetings from...

St Austell, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 January 2017

Very clean hotel with all amenities you need. The staff are very friendly and helpful and go the extra mile to make your stay a good one. The breakfast is fantastic with lots of variety of food to choose from.

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LaFortezzaGuestCare, Proprietario at Hotel La Fortezza, responded to this review

Wowww Sarah, many thanks for the time you spent to write this fantastic review !! I'm super happy that you appreciated all the daily efforts of the Staff and that you enjoyed both the buffet breakfast and the hotel cleanness. I really hope to host you again here in Florence. All the best, Claudio Biondi

Reviewed 15 January 2017

Very friendly and helpful staff at the reception and for breakfast. A good price quality level. The breakfast has a variety of choises. Including a small pancake and omelet machine. I really liked the pancakes!

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LaFortezzaGuestCare, Proprietario at Hotel La Fortezza, responded to this review

Amazing score Ellens, thank you very much for the fantastic review !! I'm really glad that you apprecciated both the buffet breakfast and the helpfulness of all Staff members. Hoping to host you again, kind regards. Claudio Biondi

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  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Airport Transportation
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel La Fortezza in Florence stands in a quiet residential area in an evocative 19th Century building which blends the grace of the classical style with the essential practicality of a contemporary one. Each room has FREE WI-FI and air-conditioning as well as ensuite bathroom with shower or bathtub, LCD TV with foreign channels, mini-fridge, safety deposit box, and telephone. The hotel is just 15 minutes on foot from the Historic Centre of Florence and very close to the Exhibition Centre "Fortezza da Basso". Every morning in the breakfast room we offer a rich buffet of sweet delights, fresh fruits, cold cuts, cheese, eggs and gluten-free products. It's really easy to reach Hotel La Fortezza by car and in the hotel grounds you find a convenient private car park, while if you come by train we are only 10 minutes on foot far from the S.M.N. Central Station. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel La Fortezza

Address: Viale Milton, 95, 50129, Florence, Italy
Region: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence
Price Range: €62 - €333 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel La Fortezza 3*
Number of rooms: 38
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Also Known As:
La Fortezza Florence
La Fortezza Hotel Florence
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#36 Best Value Hotel in Florence
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