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    Grand Hotel Minerva

    Piazza Santa Maria Novella 16, 50123, Florence, Italy
    011 39 055 27230
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    29/10/2017 30/10/2017
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    Room & Suite (535)
    • Excellent60%
    • Very good30%
    • Average7%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Room Service
    Rooftop Bar
    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
    Dry Cleaning
    Rooftop Terrace
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Reviewed 6 June 2012

    Beautiful location and very helpful staff. Room was nice and breakfast was very good. Only minor complaint was the wifi connection in room was terrible and had to use it in lobby.

    Thank Margaret S
    Reviewed 3 June 2012

    The Santa Maria Novella Hotel is located at the heart of Florence, nearby the Santa Maria Novella train station (100-200m) where you can arrive from your trip around Italy. The hotel has an amazing quality for Italian standards, is very well located and rooms have...More

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    Response from SMNovella, Responsabile reception at Grand Hotel MinervaResponded 9 June 2012

    Dear Sir, we wold like to thanks for all the nice notes made on our hotel but unfortunatly we inform you that the nice review made is not directed to the correct hotel due to the fact that our hotel do not have a swimming...More

    Reviewed 28 May 2012

    I had a single room, adequate size, very clean. Breakfast had good selection. Perfect location, easy walk to everything. Had one dinner there which was exceptional. Be clear when getting directions. Wi-Fi in rooms, poor selection of American television channels when taking quiet time. Pool...More

    Thank 37Daisy
    Reviewed 27 May 2012

    A very well run, comfortable, hotel. Not 5star, but the location is amazingly central, the staff were very helpful, the beds comfortable AND there is a fantastic bonus in the shape of a several roof terraces including one with a pool. Would stay here again...More

    Thank zig
    Reviewed 26 May 2012

    I loved this hotel and can't praise it enough. The staff were very friendly and helpful, always ready for a chat. The rooms were comfortable with big beds. They supplied towels for the rooftop pool which I didn't expect in a city hotel. The breakfast...More

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    • 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
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    David H
    3 October 2017|
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    Response from Filippo_Burroni | Property representative |
    Dear David H., thank you very much for having contacted us. Restoration works in Piazza S.Maria Novella have finished almost since 10 years and now it's a pedestrian area surronding by bars & restaurants. Best... More
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    18 September 2017|
    Response from Filippo_Burroni | Property representative |
    In this case the best option is Deluxe Double with City View, thay are abour 26 square metres! Filippo
    18 September 2017|
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    Response from Filippo_Burroni | Property representative |
    Hello and thank you for your request. Regarding Premium Triples, they ha no specific view and also thons at higher foor face the internal courtyard. Also premium rooms have no specific view, The most affordable double/twin... More
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    "Ask for a room overlooking the square."
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    "We lived on the second floor and it was extremely quiet."
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    "Ask for a room on the front of the hotel, so you get a view of the Santa Maria Novella."
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    "Fifth floor rooms, facing the square, are excellent with a brilliant view."
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