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Hotel Balestri

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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good28%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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4 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Located less than a 3 minute walk to the Uffizi, situated on the Arno River. We had a view of the river which was awesome. Nice room with typical amenities. Breakfast was ample to get you ready for the day. We had driven to Florence...More

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Hotel's Favourite
Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

We stayed here for 4 nights for our wedding anniversary and had a wonderful stay. It's in a great location and is in easy walking distance to most of the main attractions. The hotel is very clean and the staff are really friendly and helpful....More

2  Thank 199DaveH
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hotel is in an excellent position and well appointed, large room comfortable bed, great views over the river. Large modern well fitted bathroom. Breakfast is ok but not a huge choice. The staff generally helpful and pleasant, but at times more than a bit frustrating....More

Thank Neville H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed just before Christmas and it really is a lovely place to stay. Clean, elegant and in a quiet area on the Arno River, just 5 minutes to the Ponte Vecchio bridge. Breakfast is really good and the breakfast staff were really helpful and...More

1  Thank D G
Reviewed 9 March 2018

We just spent three wonderful nights at Hotel Balestri. The location cannot be beat. Easy walking distance to everything yet just enough off the crowded paths to keep the noise and congestion to a minimum. Get a room with a river view. Stunning. The staff...More

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Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Room Service
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Room Service
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Bar/Lounge
Details
Price range
US$219 - US$467 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#41 Family Hotel in Florence
#46 Luxury Hotel in Florence
#128 Romantic Hotel in Florence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$219 - US$467 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#41 Family Hotel in Florence
#46 Luxury Hotel in Florence
#128 Romantic Hotel in Florence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Family Rooms
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Nearby
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
...More
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Larry-Pattie
10 September 2017|
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Response from jenaranjo31 | Reviewed this property |
It's 20 mins walking and 11 by cab. If you have plans, ask the front desk to order you a cab so it's waiting for you in the lobby. They are very helpful.
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JaradnRach
7 July 2017|
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Response from Hotel_Balestri | Property representative |
Dear Amani, the superior rooms are the entry level category and they do not have view o balcony guarantee. The room with balcony are 3 categories up "deluxe double river view with balcony"
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doglover523
20 May 2017|
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Response from Brian R | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I don't know as I don't smoke
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"One facing the river, upper floors have balconies"
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"River facing rooms are wonderful. You can hear the roaring river at night"
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"Ask for room with river views"
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"Front river views are very nice"
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