Hotel City - Florence

Via Sant Antonio 18, Florence, Italy, 50123  show map
 3 stars
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Hotel City - Florence

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

 Parking
 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Breakfast

In-room breakfast

 Food/Drinks

Bar/Lounge area

 Meeting facilities

Meeting room

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

Verified Reviews:

  • Bed is very comfortable - (paid) parking - Wifi is free - Definitely recommend
  • Shops and restaurants are nearby - Great service - Bar downstairs - Price was quite good
  • Room was clean - Bathroom was a little tight - Charming breakfast area - Breakfast was fine
  • Fairly near the sites - Good size rooms - A/c is available - Would gladly go back
  • Clean, safe hotel - 5 min from the train station - 10 min from the duomo - Staff is ok

Overview

Set in the historical center of Florence this original-style hotel features 20 rooms and quick access to Fortezza da Basso, Duomo - Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore and Santa Maria Novella. The hotel opened its doors in 1700 and was remodeled in 2007.

The property is set 5 minutes' walk from Strozzi Palace, Palazzo Dei Congressi and Medici Chapels . The city center is 1 km away from the hotel.

The venue is a short walk to fairgrounds and markets.

The hotel offers excellent location, a 450-meter stroll will take guests to Santa Maria Novella train station. 10 minutes by car from Peretola airport.

Rooms

This elegant property features free Wi-Fi, cable TV, individual climate control, a minibar and a work desk in all guestrooms. Guests can make use of a bathtub, a hairdryer and free toiletries in every bathroom.

Eat & Drink

Offering italian meals, La Padellaccia is around 50 meters away.

Services

The hotel provides currency exchange, a designated smoking area and a baggage storage along with a meeting room and a photocopier to fit the needs of all guests.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

private parking is possible at a location nearby (reservation might be needed) at EUR 20 per day.

Year renovated:   2007.  Number of rooms:   20.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Off-site parking
  • VIP check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • Pets allowed
  • Coffee shop
  • Currency exchange
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Wheelchair access

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Valet parking
  • 24-hour room service
  • Bicycle rental
  • Car rental
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Doctor on call
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Bar/Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Meeting room
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Paid cribs/Baby cots (on request)
  • Babysitting/Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Leisure/TV room

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • Mini-bar
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Dressing area
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/Shower
  • Bidet
  • Hair dryer

Media

  • Cable/Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Via Sant Antonio 18, Florence, Italy, 50123

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City Center
  • Florence
    1000 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Santa Maria Novella Train Station
    1000 ft
  • Bus stop
    700 ft
Restaurants
  • Trattoria da Guido Firenze (cuisine: Italian)
    100 ft
  • La Padellaccia (cuisine: Italian)
    100 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2007
  • Number of rooms:
    20

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Rooms and availability

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Standard Double Room
Bed type: Double bed or 1 Single bed or 2 Single beds
Size: 175 sq. feet
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  • Air conditioning
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    Standard Triple Room
    Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
    Size: 195 sq. feet
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    • Air conditioning
    • Private bathroom
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      Standard Quadruple Room
      Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons
      Size: 315 sq. feet
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      • Air conditioning
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        Private or Shared Bathroom Single Room
        Bed type: 1 Single bed
        Size: 100 sq. feet
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          How to reach hotel

          hotel Hotel City - Florence Florence location
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          Hotel Address:

          Via Sant Antonio 18, Florence, Italy, 50123

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Florence
            1000 ft
          Airports
          Train Stations
          • Santa Maria Novella Train Station
            1000 ft
          • Bus stop
            700 ft
          Restaurants
          • Trattoria da Guido Firenze (cuisine: Italian)
            100 ft
          • La Padellaccia (cuisine: Italian)
            100 ft
          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  2 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  11 am
          • Year renovated:
            2007
          • Number of rooms:
            20

          Hotel Awards

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          Hotel City Location

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          What's nearby

          Tourist attractions

          • San Lorenzo Basilica - 700 ft
          • Duomo - S.Maria del Fiore - - 1000 ft
          • Santa Maria Novella - 1000 ft

          Popular areas

          • City Center - 700 ft

          Places of interest

          • Officina Profumo Farmaceutica di Santa Maria Novella - 1000 ft
          • Baptisterio - 1000 ft
          • Catedral de Santa María del Fiore - 1400 ft
          • Campanille di Giotto - 1400 ft

          Train stations

          Convention centers

          • Via Faenza - 700 ft
          • Palazzo dei Congressi - 1700 ft

          Amusement

          • River to River. Florence Indian Film Festival - 1000 ft
          • Cinema Gambrinus CineHall - 1400 ft
          • Odeon - 1400 ft

          Monuments and Landmarks

          • Santa Maria Maggiore - 700 ft
          • Belltower by Giotto - 1000 ft
          • Florence Baptistry - 1000 ft
          • Medici Riccardi Palace - 1000 ft
          • Piazza del Duomo - 1400 ft

          Historical sites

          • Pallazzo Pitti - 400 ft
          • Palazzo Vecchio - 1000 ft
          • Il Duomo (Santa Maria del Fiore) - 1400 ft

          Museums

          • Palazzo strozzi - 1400 ft

          Local attractions

          • Giardino Torrigiani - 5100 ft
            Via de' Serragli, 146, Florence
          • Folon e il Giardino delle Rose - 1.0 mi
            Viale Giuseppe Poggi, 2, Florence
          • Giardino degli Iris - 1.1 mi
            Piazzale Michelangelo, Florence
          • Roman Theater and Civic Museum (Teatro Romano e Museo Civico) - 1.0 mi
            Via Portigiani 1, Fiesole
          • Basilica di San Miniato al Monte - 1.1 mi
            Via del Monte alle Croci / Viale Galileo Galilei, Florence

          Near the hotel

          • Medici Chapels (Cappelle Medicee) - 300 ft
            Piazza Madonna degli Aldobrandini, 6, Florence
          • Villa Medicea di Cerreto Guidi - 600 ft
            Via dei Ponti Medicei, 7, Florence
          • Cenacolo di Fuligno Museum - 700 ft
            Via Faenza 42, Firenze, Florence
          • Basilica di San Lorenzo - 900 ft
            Piazza San Lorenzo, 9, Florence
          • Duomo - Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore - 1700 ft
            via della Canonica, 1, Florence
          • Museum Casa Martelli - 700 ft
            Via Zannetti n. 8, 50122 Firenze, Florence
          • Church of Santa Maria Novella - 900 ft
            Piazza Santa Maria Novella, Florence

          Restaurants nearby

          • Trattoria da Guido Firenze - 100 ft

            Address: via Faenza 34
            Phone: 055 2645741

            75% likes this, based on 312 reviews
            Cuisine: Italian

          • Trattoria ZaZa - 800 ft

            Address: Piazza Mercato Centrale 26R
            Phone: +39 (0)55 215411

            75% likes this, based on 1722 reviews
            Cuisine: Italian
            Price Range: USD 0 - USD 54

          • Il Cantuccio Di San Lorenzo - 200 ft

            Address: Via Sant'Antonino, 23
            Phone: 055.290034

            74% likes this, based on 321 reviews

          • La Padellaccia - 100 ft

            Address: Via Sant'Antonino 19 rosso
            Phone: +39 055 288158

            70% likes this, based on 119 reviews
            Cuisine: Italian

          • Antica Gelateria Fiorentina - 200 ft

            Address: Via Faenza, n. 2A
            Phone: 39 3880580399

            73% likes this, based on 273 reviews
            Price Range: USD 2 - USD 8

          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  2 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  11 am
          • Year renovated:
            2007
          • Number of rooms:
            20

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          Hotel City Reviews

          Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Hotel City

          Average guest rating

          8.8out of 10
          Superb
          Based on 1133 reviews

          Guest reviews

          • Group of friends
            9.2

            Warm welcome when we arrived and subsequently very helpful at reception, booked guaranteed visit times to the Uffizi Gallery and Accademia (David) for us at no extra cost. Elevator to rooms (not always available in Italy!) and a porter showed us to two rooms of which we chose one, a neat touch. Great location (near the station and easy to find with a map) for visiting central Florence - Uffizi about 15 minutes and Santa Croce about 30 mins stroll. Bit noisy at night but not bad in mid May, might be a problem in summer if you want windows open. Hotel very clean and wi-fi available at no extra cost. Breakfast excellent, best we had on our 2 week trip, plenty of choice and plenty of it! Overall good value for money.

            The room overlooked a side-street and was a bit noisy till 11pm or so when we visited in mid May (didn't think about noise when we took the room!), might be a problem if you want windows open in summer (bug screens over windows, another nice touch we thought).

          • Couple
            6.6

            Central hotel, very close to the sightseeing, good breakfast, very clean hotel, staff very friendly and willing to help and explain everything

            Rooms definitely need renovation, the furniture were old-fashioned except from the bathroom that was excellent an very clean. In addition the hotel is situated in a very dark street which was a little scary at night.

          • Family with children
            10.0

            Great breakfast. Morning and afternoon desk managers incredibly helpful with activity and food advice. We felt like family. Large, well appointed bath. Quiet location in a noisy town.

          • Family with children
            7.4

            We had a large family room with a second sitting room/single bed. The bathroom was large and with a bath and the facilities excellent but for the slightly tired decor but it didn't matter. Free Wifi in the room was terrific and breakfast was lovely. Was a noisy at night from the lane outside the hotel but the manager dealt with it quickly when we rang down. Some might be put off by the close proximity to the train station but for us it was great as we caught the train to Venice after our stay. Only a 5 minute slow walk to Il Duomo, and 10 to Palazzo Vecchio.

            Noisy at night

          • Older travelers
            10.0

            Friendly family run hotel, cleanliness, quiet at night, spacious rooms, excellent breakfast and location

          • Couple
            9.2

            Lovely interiors, friendly staff, fabulous breakfast. Super romantic (but that might have been the company!) Good location! Check out the delicatessen opposite the hotel too.

          • Couple
            10.0

            Friendliness and helpfulness of the hotel staff, nice breakfast and quiet room. Also had international TV channels. The bathroom was particularly well designed and modern.

          • Single
            9.6

            The room was very clean ane spaciouse. There was a beauyiful picture in the room. The bathroom was also spaciouse and comfertable. The staff is so helpful, we had a very good time at the restaurant they recommended us for my daoughter's birthday. The hotel is placed in the few minites walk from the Station Santa Maria Novella. I highly recommend The Hotel City.

            No problem.

          • Group of friends
            10.0

            Our group was 4 women. Francesco and other staff were extremely friendly and helpful. The breakfast buffet was great. The location is superb, a brief wall to everything we wanted to see and shopping. The hotel is a charming jewel. We hated to leave. Would highly recommend it!

          • Group of friends
            9.2

            The hotel is really situated in the very center of Florence in a 1 minute walk to the central railway station and bus station. My room was equipped with a tiny little balcony. The hotel staff was very friendly.

          • Older travelers
            10.0

            The staff were very friendly and helpful, even allowing us to check in early. The continental breakfast buffet was extensive and good quality. Very handy for the railway station.

          • Couple
            9.6

            The Hotel City is in a great position for accessing not only Florence centre but also the railway station so day trips to Siena etc..are easy. The staff are welcoming and very helpful. The level of cleanliness in the hotel was excellent and the rooms were very comfortable. The breakfast was much better than we had expected with a good choice and delicious fresh cakes every day. We were more than happy with our stay at the Hotel City and would recommend it to others.

          • Family with children
            5.4

            The staff was nice. The rooms were clean.

            The decor in the room and lobby was outdated. The hotel was on a street which people exiting the train station used as a pass through to the main streets of Florence. As a result, it lacked any kind of cozy ambience.

          • Group of friends
            10.0

            The location is good, the breakfast is nice, the internet connection from the room is good and the person in the hotel are very kind and helpful.I like this hotel.

            I didn't borrow a plug but the person in the front office told me to return.

          • Older travelers
            9.6

            Very nice staff, location excelent for city trip, rooms are confortable.

          How to reach hotel

          hotel Hotel City - Florence Florence location
          Show big map »

          Hotel Address:

          Via Sant Antonio 18, Florence, Italy, 50123

          Get directions
          City Center
          • Florence
            1000 ft
          Airports
          Train Stations
          • Santa Maria Novella Train Station
            1000 ft
          • Bus stop
            700 ft
          Restaurants
          • Trattoria da Guido Firenze (cuisine: Italian)
            100 ft
          • La Padellaccia (cuisine: Italian)
            100 ft
          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  2 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  11 am
          • Year renovated:
            2007
          • Number of rooms:
            20

          Hotel Awards

          ItalianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedFlorenceHotel City

          According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
          Best Family Hotels in Italy

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