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athens
Reviewed 18 October 2013

Visited during a congress. It is situated in an area near the main attractions of Florence. Staff were very polite and helpful .Breakfast was excellent in my view many fresh fruits good variety of sweets. The room we stayed was not too spacious and the window facing the back yard would not open which was a minus. The garden and...

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Santa Monica, California
Reviewed 17 October 2013

If you want to be away from the serious bustle of old town Florence, this is the location. But it is two bridges down from the Ponte Vecchio. We found it too far to walk to Duomo, Uffizi etc. Very nice, upscale hotel with excellent dining and a pool. Downside was the wi-fi didnt work and was not free! What!!!...

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San Juan Capistrano, California
Reviewed 15 October 2013 via mobile

A charming hotel with superb service. Staff goes out of the way to serve you. Great location with easy walking distance to many attractions. It was my 2nd stay here. Concierage was superb. He delivered me my medical device by driving himself 2 hrs to my next hotel. Very clean with a wonderful breakfast. Outdoor dining was beautiful next to...

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Orlando, Florida
Reviewed 15 October 2013

We stayed for 8 nights, and for such high nightly rates, there was no air conditioning first week of October, the weather was at 80 degrees F, we told the front desk we cannot sleep, the guy said open a window, no need to switch the AC on, we have no complaints, so we opened a window, we could not...

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Mississauga
Reviewed 14 October 2013

Grand Villa Medici is beautiful. I believe it used to be a personal residence. It is an easy walk to the centre of Florence where the historical sights are. It is not right in the middle of the historical centre. It was walking distance from the train station. The room was large with a balcony overlooking the pool which was...

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Helotes, Texas
Reviewed 14 October 2013 via mobile

Room was spacious, bed was comfy, bathroom was huge! But a/c could not be turned on. It was cool enough to open windows but our room faced the street side and we were across from a very loud bar. We were sold an internet card and told we could use it on two devices, just not simultaneously, but we couldnt....

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Marlton, NJ
Reviewed 13 October 2013

Stayed here for 3 nights in early October as part of a Perillo tour. The hotel itself is nice, the rooms are large, the bathroom nice, etc, However, felt the staff was unfriendly, and the desk clerk on duty for the 3 nights we were there was downright arrogant, They still use old fashioned keys on this big bulky keyring...

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Reviewed 23 September 2013

Our stay was pleasant, staff very friendly, rooms fairly sized, nice and clean, and close to everything. Breakfast was included and we had this in garden area with champagne inclusive. Vey quiet area, total relaxation

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Dracut, Massachusetts
Reviewed 14 September 2013

Thoroughly enjoyed our stay at the Hotel. Large clean room with AC and clean bath. Lovely pool area to sit and enjoy drinks before dinner out. The staff was friendly and helpful with every request. Location offered many places to choose from for lunch or dinner within a short walking distance. Breakfast buffet offered many selections and the fruit was...

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SINA_Hotels, Direttore at Sina Villa Medici, responded to this review

Dear Guest, I would like to thank you so much for posting your excellent feedback regarding your recent stay at the Grand Hotel Villa Medici. It is a pleasure for me to learn that you enjoyed and have a pleasant sojourn. I really look forward to welcoming back soon here in Florence. A presto, Gaetano Torino General Manager Grand Hotel...

Southampton, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 September 2013

A week in Florence in 30c + heat was made more bearable by staying at this hotel. The gardens and pool provided a cool sanctuary when the sightseeing was over for the day. All the staff were very friendly and helpful and we couldn't have asked for more. The room was great with good views over Florence. Ok the room...

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SINA_Hotels, Direttore at Sina Villa Medici, responded to this review

Dear Guest, I would like to thank you so much for your excellent comments about your recent stay at Grand Hotel Villa Medici. It is always a pleasure to read that our Clients enjoyed their stay with us and appreciate our services. I really look forward to welcoming you back soon for another memorable sojourn. Arrivederci, Gaetano Torino General Manager...

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Staying in Santa Maria Novella

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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 area has plenty of local spots to taste Tuscan specialties, but don’t stop in the main streets alone; the narrower side streets always ensure satisfaction. The huge Parco Delle Cascine provides a solution to the need for a green area as well as a historic welcome in the form of a bronze statue of King Vittorio Emanuele II riding a horse.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Pool
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  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Spa
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
  • Airport Transportation
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Babysitting
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The fine art of hospitality in the heart of town in an 18th century noble palace featuring a splendid garden with outdoor swimming pool, a fully equipped fitness club and meeting rooms overlooking the domes of Florence. At the roof top some suites with jacuzzi on the terrace boast a superb view over the town.The Restaurant “Lorenzo de’ Medici” and the “Conservatory” on the pool offer an all year round enjoyable dining room. The “Jockey Bar”, balancing modern with traditional style is an ideal corner for relaxing moments. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Sina Villa Medici

Address: Via Il Prato 42, 50123, Florence, Italy
Region: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence > Santa Maria Novella
Price Range: RM957 - RM1,871 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Sina Villa Medici 5*
Number of rooms: 100
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Also Known As:
Grand Hotel Medici
Grand Hotel Florence
Hotel Style:
#13 Spa Hotel in Florence
#47 Family Hotel in Florence
#52 Business Hotel in Florence
#58 Luxury Hotel in Florence
#78 Romantic Hotel in Florence
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“Room 120 balcony is directly over outdoor smoking area so balcony is unusable unless you are a smoker.”
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