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Grand Hotel Minerva

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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good29%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Pool
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Room Service
4.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 27 October 2017

We recently stayed at the Minerva. What a great location, within walking distance to all the sights. The hotel is very contemporary and just "spic n span." The staff was terrific and so helpful. The hotel is in a beautiful area and so near the...More

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Reviewed 26 October 2017

This was not the first time I have stayed at the Grand Hotel Minerva, so I had some idea what to expect, although the hotel has been refurbished since my last visit. It is an excellent location on the Piazza Santa Maria Novella, which is...More

Thank Sakertec
Response from Filippo_Burroni, Direttore generale at Grand Hotel MinervaResponded 7 November 2017

Dear Sakertec, thank you for your repeated preference and your detailed review. Our guest’s advice is the best gift we can imagine in order to improve our standard of service. We took good of your remarks and apologize for any inconvenience you incurred into. I...More

Reviewed 22 October 2017

”Wow experience !! we stayed in a suite with a small balcony overlooking the piazza. Every detail in the room and the hotel is meticulously designed. the room was overwhelming, and the breakfast was awesome. The chef restaurant in the hotel was outrageously good !!!...More

Thank Hemi S
Reviewed 16 October 2017

3 of us traveled from Venice via train to Florence. The hotel is located right around the corner from the train station and it is very convenient and easy to locate. Upon arrival, we checked in and had a great two room suite overlooking the...More

Thank ram9825
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Perfect location, really good breakfast and modern rooms with comfortable beds. The pool area and view was outstanding, drinks by the pool however very expensive. Service was friendly and helpful. Only thing I missed was a fitness area, they have a collaboration with a gym...More

Thank Karolina F
Response from Filippo_Burroni, Direttore generale at Grand Hotel MinervaResponded 16 October 2017

Dear Karolina F, thank you for having chosen us and for your words of appreciation. I am sorry that our fitness area was not yet ready when you visited us. Actually we are just in the process of building it and it will be ready...More

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Certificate of Excellence
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Top amenities
Restaurant
Pool
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Room Service
Business Centre with Internet Access
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Meeting Rooms
Laundry Service
Concierge
Banquet Room
Multilingual Staff
Conference Facilities
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Air Conditioning
Minibar
Things to do
Restaurant
Pool
Bar/Lounge
Outdoor pool
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Price range
US$180 - US$576 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#33 Family Hotel in Florence
#38 Luxury Hotel in Florence
#48 Business Hotel in Florence
#61 Romantic Hotel in Florence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
Details
Price range
US$180 - US$576 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#33 Family Hotel in Florence
#38 Luxury Hotel in Florence
#48 Business Hotel in Florence
#61 Romantic Hotel in Florence
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Accessible rooms
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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
...More
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magnian
22 February 2018|
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Response from Rosbe | Reviewed this property |
I would phone hotel and enquire about parking. It’s on a square and most of the centre of Florence is traffic limited. With quite hefty penalties if you enter areas accidentally. I do know that Santa Maria Novella train... More
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BeKindToOneAnother18
10 November 2017|
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Response from Filippo_Burroni | Property representative |
Thank you for having contacted us, costs for 2 people are as follows: - public taxi around 30/35€ - private car € 45 - bus € 6,00 per person
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BeKindToOneAnother18
3 November 2017|
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Response from Filippo_Burroni | Property representative |
Yes, we do have a Restaurant, La Buona Novella. Filippo
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"good location"
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"Virtuoso tours booked our vacation for us and we were immediately upgraded to a small suite with a garden..."
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"Rooms on the south side of the hotel are away from the elevator and much quieter."
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"Rooms facing Piazza SMN are quiet"
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