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… 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
Our opinion… A small friendly hotel, with helpful and welcoming staff.
Location... Via de' Vecchietti 4. Strozzi Palace Hotel is just a 5-minute walk from Florence's Cathedral, Uffizi Gallery, Ponte Vecchio or the fashionable Via Tornabuoni shopping area.
Accommodation…18 rooms, spacious and bright, each with individually controlled air conditioning, minibar, and a TV with satellite channels.
Facilities… Breakfast room.
Transport…Centrally located with easy access to public transport.
Our opinion… Room Mate Luca is a modern design hotel renovated in 2013, located in a neoclassical palace dating back to 1865 right in the historic centre of Florence.
Location… The hotel is located within a 10-15 min. walk from the Duomo, the Uffizi Gallery and the Ponte Vecchio.
Accommodation… Rooms feature free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TV with cable and soundproof windows, safe, mini bar, telephone, air-conditioning and heating. Bathrooms come with hairdryer and selection of amenities.
Facilities… The hotel has a breakfast room.
Transport… Railway and bus station (Central Station Santa Maria Novella): 12 minute walk away.