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Grand Hotel Minerva

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Piazza Santa Maria Novella 16, 50123, Florence Italy See on map
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AMENITIES
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Room Service
4 Star accommodation
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All reviews rooftop pool piazza santa maria novella train station within walking distance overlooking the square family suite beautiful piazza free mini bar lovely hotel perfect location breakfast was excellent superior room few minutes walk our honeymoon major attractions central florence pastries
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Our first trip to Florence was incredible and a great part was staying at the Grand Minerva Florence- it will not be our last stay! It is very conveniently located minutes away from the train station so close we were able to walk! Every attraction...More

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Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

We had a lovely time at the Grand Hotel Minerva. The staff was very welcoming and friendly throughout our stay. The room was spacious and modern/recently renovated. The best part is the rooftop terrace with pool and bar. It was so wonderful to enjoy the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Bad 1st Impression! When we arrived at stated check in time after 22 sleepless hours of international travel wearing heavy backpacks we were met by a very condescending front desk maiden. She stalled for 20 minutes while conversing back and forth in Italian with her...More

Thank Celebratinglife
Response from Filippo_Burroni, Direttore generale at Grand Hotel MinervaResponded 1 week ago

Dear Celebratinglife, I am terribly sorry that you had such a bad experience at check in. Please accept my apologies for this inconvenience which caused such a bad start to your stay with us. I have enquired with my staff, and I believe we managed...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a truly first class experience in every way! My wife and I were on an anniversary trip and we were surprised by the hotel with an upgrade of our room to a magnificent suite. Our location was superb, right on Piazza Santa Maria Novella....More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

By far our favourite Hotel stay in Italy so far. Total style and luxury. Warm welcome by Simone at reception who was knowledgeable in every aspect. Family room was perfect for our family of 4. Quiet at night which is what you want, open windows...More

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Grand Hotel Minerva, renovated in 2015, is a 4-star superior hotel in the heart of Florence's historic center in its illustrious Piazza Santa Maria Novella, which is close to the main railway station. Florence's More key tourist attractions are all just five or ten minutes' walk from us as well as the Congress and Fair Center. The hotel boasts 97 rooms, suites and family solutions and a breathtaking rooftop terrace (open all year round) with a heated (28°C/83°F) open-air swimming pool (open from April to October). It also offers a restaurant with its "al fresco" extension on the Piazza and five meeting rooms with day light. High speed wi-fi is free in all common areas and rooms. Less
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Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Restaurant
Pool
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Banquet Room
Business Centre with Internet Access
Concierge
Conference Facilities
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Meeting Rooms
Minibar
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Outdoor pool
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair Access
Beachfront
Free Parking
Spa
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Hotel Style
Family
,
Luxury
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Business
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Family
,
Luxury
,
Business
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
100
Price range
US$163 - US$598 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Grand Hotel Florence
Location
Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence > Santa Maria Novella
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Contact Information
Hotel Style
Family
,
Luxury
,
Business
,
Romantic
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Number of rooms
100
Price range
US$163 - US$598 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Grand Hotel Florence
Location
Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence > Santa Maria Novella
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Traveller (1,172)
Room & Suite (649)
Pool & Beach (125)
Dining (95)
Family and Play Areas (10)
Business Centre & Event Rooms (10)
Amenities (10)
Nearby
Santa Maria Novella
Santa Maria Novella train station welcomes the
majority of the people arriving in Florence, which
might explain the hectic pace. Commuters and tourists
come across the constant hustle and bustle of the
station before exiting, taking a few steps and
stopping amazed in Piazza di Santa Maria Novella. It
is impossible not to admire the the square, housing
one of the most charming basilicas in Florence. The
...More
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Alice S
14 July 2018|
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Response from Filippo_Burroni | Property representative |
Dear Alice S., thank you for having contacted us. The swimming pool is only for hotel resident. The pool bar is open for non-resident, every day from 7.00pm. Best regards, Filippo
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Steve_jersey_86
20 June 2018|
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Response from Filippo_Burroni | Property representative |
Yes, of course.
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Anastasia M
19 June 2018|
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Response from Filippo_Burroni | Property representative |
Dear Anastasia, most of our rooms are with nice view and you have to book from Premium Florence View. Thank you. Filippo
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Room Tips
"The higher the room the better."
340andym
9 Sep 2018
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"Avoid suite 511 which is underneath the stairs"
83cedricz
28 Aug 2018
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"Our rooms were very quiet & faced courtyard. The piazza is closed to vehicles so a city view room..."
TLang212
12 Aug 2018
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"500 is a nice room facing sunset, otherwise ask for a room facing the square"
100joaoc
18 Jul 2018
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