All the hotel reviews below have been submitted by Cities Direct clients.
Our opinion…A small, well run hotel in a good location close to the River Arno and Ponte Vecchio.
Location... Via Solferino 2. Located in a quiet area of central Florence, 400 meters from the city's top historical and cultural sites and the Theatre of the Maggio Musicale Fiorentino.
Accommodation…80 air-conditioned rooms with private facilities, telephone, TV
Facilities… The hotel boasts a rooftop terrace with panoramic views across Florence and a swimming pool (June to September).
An American Bar/Restaurant is available for dining and relaxation
Transport... just a 5 minutes walk from the Santa Maria Novella Train Station.
Our opinion… Small modern styled hotel, with friendly, welcoming staff. Well located for exploring the city.
Location... Viale Don Minzoni 25. Being situated near the historic centre, everything is within easy reach: the Piazza della Libertà, the Fine Arts Academy, the Duomo and the Uffizi Gallery.
Accommodation… 67 air conditioned rooms. Well appointed with simple, modern furnishings providing comfortable accommodation.
Facilities… Breakfast room and bar/lounge.
Transport...Located just 300 metres from Piazza della Libertà, the hotel has excellent bus links to Florence's Santa Maria Novella Station.
Our opinion…A classic style hotel offering wonderful views across the river and Ponte Vecchio bridge.
Location... Lungarno Acciaiuoli 14. Situated on the banks of the River Arno and close to the Cathedral, shopping, restaurants, Ponte Vecchio, the Uffizi Gallery, the Palazzo Pitti, the Duomo and main attractions are within easy reach.
Accommodation…76 spacious, well appointed, en suite rooms.
Facilities… Breakfast room and American bar/lounge.
Transport...Santa Maria Novella Station is just a fifteen minute walk or five minute taxi ride from hotel.
Our opinion… Delightful 3* superior hotel in the centre of Florence
Location… Centrally located on Via Nazionale, this hotel is in the immediate vicinity of the Duomo and San Lorenzo market.
Accommodation… Perfectly soundproofed, all rooms have individually controlled air conditioning, satellite television, direct-dial telephone, hair dryers, private safe and mini-bar, as well as modem connections.
Facilities… Breakfast is served buffet-style, with a choice of pastries prepared according to delicious traditional Tuscan recipes, accompanied by a wide variety of cheeses, cold meats, yogurt and seasonal fruit. The hotel does not have a restaurant but there are many to choose from within the immediate vicinity.
Transport… Only steps away from the Santa Maria Novella train station.
Our opinion… A beautiful deluxe 5 star property, providing excellent service and elegant surroundings.
Location... Via Garibaldi 14. This hotel is superbly located with all of the historic city centre within comfortable walking distance.
Accommodation… 61 rooms are traditionally decorated with luxurious furnishings, bathrooms are in marble, and guests are provided with all facilities you would expect from a hotel of this category.
Facilities… Public areas are very impressive yet subtle, with mosaic floors & elegant pilasters. The Capriccio Restaurant serves Tuscan food and wine on its candlelit garden terrace.
Transport…10 minutes walk from Santa Maria Novella Train Station.
Our opinion… Facing the Arno River, the Hotel Privilege is ideal for exploring the city.
Location… Situated in a XVIII century building along the Arno River, just a short walk from Florence's historic centre and across from Santa Croce Square.
Accommodation… All rooms have TV, direct dial telephone, air-conditioning and fridge-bar. Bathrooms also have hairdryer.
Facilities… There is a breakfast room and a small café
Transport… 1 minute walk to the nearest bus stop