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    The Westin Excelsior Florence

    Piazza di Ognissanti 3, 50123, Florence, Italy
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    Overview
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    Reviewed 27 August 2014

    My husband and I stayed here one night during our honeymoon. We ended up coming back to Florence for an extra night at the last minute and wanted to try this hotel. Great service and nice rooms. Great restaurant on roof for lunch or drinks....More

    Thank Lindsay S
    Response from VB_General_Manager, General Manager at The Westin Excelsior FlorenceResponded 29 August 2014

    Dear Lindsay S, Thank you for your positive feedback! We are delighted to learn that you chose The Westin Excelsior for celebrating your honeymoon! It is wonderful to know that you appreciated your stay with us and that we entirely met your expectation creating a...More

    Reviewed 26 August 2014

    Quite simply, this hotel is amazing and one of the finest you will find anywhere. It is beautifully maintained and the décor is luxurious. The rooms are large by European standards, and very clean and up-to-date. The restaurant on the rooftop has excellent food and...More

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    Response from VB_General_Manager, General Manager at The Westin Excelsior FlorenceResponded 29 August 2014

    Dear Gotobermuda, Please let us thank you first of all for having shared your amazing feedback with all of us. There are no words for expressing you our appreciation for your kind comments. We are truly honored to learn that you entirely enjoyed your stay...More

    Reviewed 24 August 2014

    Westin Excelsior is perfectly located to give you the best of all. We stayed in the river facing room. Sunrise and Sunset views along the river is just beautiful along with the reflection of the buildings in the river. Rooms are big and comfortable with...More

    Thank SidsFun
    Response from VB_General_Manager, General Manager at The Westin Excelsior FlorenceResponded 26 August 2014

    Dear SidsFun, A big thank you for having shared your comments with the Tripadvisor community! We are delighted to learn that you totally enjoyed your stay with us at The Westin Excelsior and that your expectations have been entirely met. Your kind words make us...More

    Reviewed 22 August 2014

    There is almost nothing about this hotel to dislike. First class rooms and service. Lavishly furnished, excellent rooftop restaurant, great breakfast and fantastic high floor views. Across the river or towards town and the Cathedral are probably the best. Location is perfect for walking the...More

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    Reviewed 22 August 2014 via mobile

    As the third stop on our Italian Grand Tour, the Westin Excelsior is by far the most amazing and beautiful hotel we have been at. The building, the room, the service - all was the most spectacular. The Ponte Vecchio from our balcony was romantic...More

    Thank Rose2li
    Response from VB_General_Manager, General Manager at The Westin Excelsior FlorenceResponded 26 August 2014

    Dear Rose2li, Thank you for taking the time to post your extraordinary review! We are really honored to know that The Westin Excelsior is at the top of your preferences, thank you! It has been a pleasure to have you staying with us and we...More

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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Room Service
    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free Internet
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    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Laundry Service
    • Airport Transportation
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
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    • Air Conditioning
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    • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • US$366 - US$1,472 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #19 Family Hotel in Florence
    • #19 Romantic Hotel in Florence
    • #23 Luxury Hotel in Florence
    • #30 Business Hotel in Florence
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    • Number of rooms
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    kathleentitus
    2 October 2017|
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    Response from BettendorfTraveler | Reviewed this property |
    Hello - unfortunately, I have stayed only at the Westin, but not the St. Regis. As you are probably aware, they are on the same piazza. I doubt that you could go wrong with either one, but it is difficult to imagine a... More
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    Response from PaulS15 | Reviewed this property |
    Took taxi from westin to airport. It is a flat fixed fee. Approx twenty five euros
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    "4th floor room had 2 balconies"
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    "Get one overlooking the river!"
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    "If you would like a view of the Arno River, you should request it."
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    "rooms with a view of the river or plaza,. typical modest size rooms as per european standards"
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