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“Lovely hotel and great location”
4 of 5 bubbles Review of Hotel Fiorita

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Hotel Fiorita
Ranked #82 of 421 Hotels in Florence
Certificate of Excellence
Melbourne Australia
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23 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
“Lovely hotel and great location”
Reviewed 7 October 2007

We stayed here for one night on our way thru Florence to Northern Italy - it was recommended to us by a family member - it was very clean, spacious and comfortable. The breakfast room was delightful, and the breakfast adequate - the waiter was very friendly courteous and smiley. Reception staff were attentive and helpful. I would recommend this hotel to anyone looking for a no nonsense, no big frill stay - ideally located near the train station and all the sights... we loved it - well done.

  • Liked — Location space and staff
  • Disliked — All okay
  • Stayed September 2007, travelled as a couple
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Michigan
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 October 2006

I'm not sure how this hotel stacks up against other two star hotels in Florence, but it was the worst two star hotel we encountered in our travels through France and Italy.
The bedspread may have been cleaned once in it's long lifetime, but I doubt it. Same for the blanket. You would think that in a city renowned for art and architecture they could have done something with the walls other than dingy yellow paint. Even some sort of picture might have helped. The room was utterly depressing. It also didn't help that 5 feet across from our window the building was being remodeled (the noise probably only affected the room we were in to any degree, and to be fair it was only during the day, but did preclude any sort of afternoon nap).

The staff was OK, but you wouldn't use the word enthusiastic. The breakfast room on the top floor was very nice and the food was typical except for the coffee which came from a machine and is in the running for the worst I've ever tasted.

On the plus side, the room and the bathroom were large and the room had a mini-bar (not well stocked, but with room for our stuff).

The location is probably the best thing about the Fiorita. It is very close to the train station, which is also the hub for city tour buses and for the CAF tour buses (which we took for a great tour of the Chianti region). And we found a wonderful restaurant not far away just south of the Piazza San Maria Novello. It is called La Martinique and it is on Via del Sole.

If you want this location you might try the Hotel Desiree which is in the same building as the Fiorita.

  • Stayed October 2006, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 6 September 2006

A lovely small hotel. Mix of friendly and not so friendly staff. A good breakfast with a beautiful view from the breakfast room. Rooms spacious and well maintained. Located very close to train station and major sightseeing only a 10 minutes walk away. Great rates and easy booking procedure on the hotel's website. Would highly recommend for those seeking budget to moderate accommodation.

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Genoa
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2006

The hotel is close to the railway station "Firenze Santa Maria Novella", very close to the city centre and in a perfect location to visit the city.

The room was clean, with air conditioning system, frigo bar, safe box, a wardrobe, a table and TV.

The bathroom was little but clean, ok for two young people like me and my friend.

The breakfast is not huge, but you can find all the necessaries, like coffee, cappucino, fruit juice, brioches, marmelade, and chocolate cream. The breakfast quality was good and from the breakfast lounge there is a good view on the zone surrounding the hotel.

The english breakfast was not available....but this is not a problem for me.

The personnel is ok.
I suggest this hotel.

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  • Stayed August 2006, travelled with friends
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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 July 2006

I stayed there and it is simply perfect for what I need. Great location, clean, quiet. It was just was I was looking for. I recomend it.

  • Stayed February 2006, travelled on business
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2 Thank Yo26
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Reviewed 20 June 2006

My wife and I stayed at the Hotel Fiorita in June 2006 and it was a very pleasant stay. The hotel is in a wonderful location, not more than 100 meters from the train station, but in a side street where there was little or no noise. The room had double windows for the sound. The room was clean, with a bar fridge as well. Breakfast was basic but adequate. The only odd thing was the bedding which looked like curtains, but at leas it was clean & functional. Will definitely stay there again as it walking distance from all the sites but outside the centre of Florence where it seems to be very busy & noisy.

  • Stayed June 2006
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3 Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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Edinburgh
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 May 2006

This pensione is in a great location near the train station and all the main attractions of the city. Our room was spacious with high ceilings/wooden shutters and tiled floor. Furniture is a bit basic but OK. Shower room v small but clean. Staff were pleasant and helpful although we didn't have much contact with them. Breakfast was fine. The 'savoury' bit was just cheese triangles. But there were yoghurts, fruit, tarts, jams and rolls/croissants. The street outside wasn't even noisy. I would recommend this little hotel but not if you are looking for luxury.

Stayed May 2006
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4 Thank AnnaNutherthing
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Property: Hotel Fiorita
Address: Via Fiume 20, 50123, Florence, Italy
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Region: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence > San Lorenzo
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Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Hotel Style:
#68 Family Hotel in Florence
#79 Romantic Hotel in Florence
#95 Business Hotel in Florence
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel Fiorita 2*
Number of rooms: 13
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