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Hotel Santa Croce

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Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

I just finished my stay in your wonderful little hotel. They staff is outstanding and always very helpful. Gabriel makes some excellent coffee. Room was very clean and not too loud. Breakfast was great and I definitely will stay there again. It is very close to all the tourist sites and very good value for the money. Keep up the...

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Hotel_SantaCroce, Proprietario at Hotel Santa Croce, responded to this review

Dear Mrs Maria, we are truly spoiled by your amazing review. We are really happy that you enjoyed every moment of your stay with us. We can't wait to host you again as soon as possible. Looking forward to welcoming you back, we send you all our kind regards. Staff Hotel Santa Croce

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

Small tight hotel typical for the region. The owner is fabulous and very accommodating. Happy to address any issues without hesitation. Firenze can be overly crowded this time of year but this location was ideal. Would stay again.

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Hotel_SantaCroce, Proprietario at Hotel Santa Croce, responded to this review

Dear Guest, we are truly spoiled by your amazing review. We are really happy that you enjoyed every moment of your stay with us. We can't wait to host you again as soon as possible. Looking forward to welcoming you back, we send you all our kind regards. Staff Hotel Santa Croce

Raleigh, North Carolina
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Took other reviewers advice on this one and certainly was led in the right direction. The hotel staff was so helpful and friendly. The location is great as you can walk to all the sites. Room was quaint and amazingly clean.

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Hotel_SantaCroce, Proprietario at Hotel Santa Croce, responded to this review

Dear Donna, thank you for appreciating our hotel and your stay here. We are very happy that you had a great time with us and thank you so much for this excellent score. We hope you will come back soon. Best wishes, Staff Hotel Santa Croce

Auckland, New Zealand
Reviewed 12 September 2016

My wife and I stayed here as part of our trip around italy in August 2014. This little hotel is old but is magic. We loved it. The staff are super helpful and friendly. Yes, it is basic but the customer service and location are fantastic and excellent value. My wife had commented on a magnet they had at reception,...

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Hotel_SantaCroce, Proprietario at Hotel Santa Croce, responded to this review

Dear Mr Thomas, we are really happy that you enjoyed every moment of your stay with us and you have a great memory of us. We can't wait to host you again as soon as possible. Looking forward to welcoming you back, we send you all our kind regards. Staff Hotel Santa Croce

Crows Nest, Australia
Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

This is a very convenient location for many places in Florence. It's close to lots of great restaurants and attractions. The owners and staff are very helpful and friendly and go out of their way to make sure you have a great experience. Would definitely recommend.

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Hotel_SantaCroce, Proprietario at Hotel Santa Croce, responded to this review

Dear Michael, we are really happy that you enjoyed every moment of your stay with us. We can't wait to host you again as soon as possible. Looking forward to welcoming you back, we send you all our kind regards. Staff Hotel Santa Croce

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Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Very affordable and super central location. The staff is so friendly and gave us all the recommendations and direction we needed. Rooms are small but air conditioning was great!! Will stay again for sure.

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Hotel_SantaCroce, Proprietario at Hotel Santa Croce, responded to this review

Dear Mike, we are really happy that you enjoyed every moment of your stay with us. We are truly spoiled by your amazing review, and allow me to thank you on behalf of all the Santa Croce Staff, for your lovely words. We can't wait to host you again as soon as possible. Looking forward to welcoming you back, we...

Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

Hotel Santa Croce was a PERFECT choice for our 2 night introduction to Florence. Family run, friendly, informative, immaculate rooms, crisp white sheet, hospitality to perfection. Thank you!! We would stay again in a heartbeat and HIGHLY recommend this hotel to ALL.

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Hotel_SantaCroce, Proprietario at Hotel Santa Croce, responded to this review

Dear Carolyn, we are really happy that you enjoyed every moment of your stay with us. We can't wait to host you again as soon as possible. Looking forward to welcoming you back, we send you all our kind regards. Staff Hotel Santa Croce

Reviewed 20 August 2016

Loved staying here for a night. The 2 brothers that own it are incredibly friendly and helpful. The room are comfortable and clean though small as is the staircase. No elevators so prepare to climb some stairs. Worth it though. Breakfast was delicious. Woderfull stay. Plus it's walking distance to Palazzo Vecchio and all other attractions in Florence.

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Hotel_SantaCroce, Proprietario at Hotel Santa Croce, responded to this review

Dear Saul, thank you very much for sharing this great review. We are immensely pleased that you enjoyed all of our services. It's really important for us to know that you appreciated everything we have to offer. We hope to have you back soon as our Guests and for a longer stay ;-) Sincerely, Staff Hotel Santa Croce

Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

This is a great historic hotel right in the heart of Florence making it easy to walk to every major attraction. I stayed here on my first visit and decided to return for a second visit. The staff is very helpful and welcoming. The breakfast is simple but delicious. I highly recommend this hotel.

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Hotel_SantaCroce, Proprietario at Hotel Santa Croce, responded to this review

Dear Jared, thank you so much for taking the time to write this lovely review and thank you again for the maximum score. We're delighted to read that you enjoyed every aspect of your visit and we are very happy that you pointed out many important details of our Hotel, thank you so much. We look forward to hopefully welcoming...

Cobh
Reviewed 15 August 2016

My family and I, (four adults) stayed here in late July 2016. This is a very well-run budget hotel in a great location for exploring Florence. The hotel is situated in a historic building near the house where Michelangelo lived. It is a small hotel, the rooms are compact to say the least but entirely adequate. The owner Gabriele and...

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Hotel_SantaCroce, Proprietario at Hotel Santa Croce, responded to this review

Dear Anto, we are truly spoiled by your amazing review, and allow me to thank you on behalf of all the Santa Croce Staff, for your lovely words. We are really happy that you enjoyed every moment of your stay with us, our proximity to the Michelangelo's house...we are honored to have become you home away from home. We can't...

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Staying in Uffizi

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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 Loggia of the Uffizi where it is possible to fully taste the talent of the best artists who animated Florence over the centuries. When the sun goes down, there’s nothing better than a walk along the river Arno up to the ancient bridge, Ponte Vecchio. It is full of jewels and decorated by the colors captured in postcards.
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STAYING AT HOTEL SANTA CROCE gives the possibility to live a unique experience in the magical atmosphere of Florence. Small but welcoming, Hotel Santa Croce is immersed in the marvellous historical centre, right in the heart of the artistic, cultural and commercial life of the city. The Hotel is situated in an historical building dating back to the 600s and stands on the remains of an ancient Roman amphitheatre. The illustrious Michelangelo Buonarroti spent his childhood years in the adjoining house (there is a marble plaque showing evidence of this on the wall of the first floor). While just a few metres away you can find all of the most important monuments and museums, as well as the most renowned bars for those who would like a taste of the Florentine night-life. Situated only 100 metres from Piazza della Signoria, the Uffizi Gallery and Piazza Santa Croce (from where the Hotel's name derives), you can admire the enchanting Basilica where the remains of the greatest artists, writers, poets and scientists in Italian history are buried; we are also just a few steps away from il Duomo, il Battistero, the magnificent Campanile di Giotto and the Basilica of Santa Maria del Fiore and Santa Maria Novella, not to mention the precious Ponte Vecchio, under which Florence's rushing River Arno flows. Or if you would prefer to dedicate some of your free-time to shopping, you can spend hours walking up and down Via Tornabuoni or Via De Calzaiuoli discovering the best names in Italian, and international fashion. The breakfast room, cosy, warm and welcoming, will help you wake up in the best of moods. There is a 24-hour reception service and staff are always willing to help wherever possible. Enjoy your stay at Hotel Santa Croce ! ... more   less 

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Address: Via De' Bentaccordi, 3, 50122, Florence, Italy
Region: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence > Uffizi
Price Range: €75 - €177 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel Santa Croce 2*
Number of rooms: 10
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Santa Croce Hotel Florence
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#30 Family Hotel in Florence
#31 Best Value Hotel in Florence
#36 Romantic Hotel in Florence
#55 Business Hotel in Florence
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“Ask for rooms in first floor since there is no lift”
 of 5 bubbles 699krishnaprasads, 30 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Great location for exploring Florence.”
 of 5 bubbles AntoCobh, 15 Aug 2016 | Read review
“We were on the third floor. Was quiet and pleasant.”
 of 5 bubbles DondonsLondon, 8 Jul 2016 | Read review
“We loved our ground floor room. It opened into the breakfast area, and no stairs to climb”
 of 5 bubbles 32maggiem, 7 Jul 2016 | Read review
“There is no lift as it's a very old building.”
 of 5 bubbles MichaelT84, 6 Jul 2016 | Read review
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