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Hotel Alessandra

Booking.comUS$294*
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#37 of 421 Hotels in Florence
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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Kent, Washington
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This was our first time in Italy, first time in Florence, but if we ever go back we won't even consider staying anywhere else. Five star service for about $120 a night. The location is ideal, literally around the corner from Ponte Vecchio, about three blocks from Uffizi Gallery, a ten minute walk to Duomo. You really can't go wrong...

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Stade, Germany
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Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

We stayed at the Hotel Alessandra in Florence for 3 days and we definitely fell in love with the hotel and the city. The hotel is located in one of the quiet backstreet s of Florence and basically right in the center. All the major sights (e.g. Ponte Vecchio, Piazza della Signoria, Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, Uffizi Gallery,...

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AndreaGennarini, Owner at Hotel Alessandra, responded to this review

We think you summed us up magnificently! We certainly do hope that one day we might welcome you back to our city. Thank you so much for taking the time to write here.

Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

Our stay at Hotel Alessandra was superb! They were most helpful answering our questions regarding gluten free breakfast options for my wife (they easily accommodate and she enjoyed a warm gluten free croissant each morning!). We cannot say enough nice things about this hotel and it's outstanding staff. The front desk staff, the porters, the breakfast staff and the housekeepers...

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AndreaGennarini, Owner at Hotel Alessandra, responded to this review

We are delighted that it worked so well for you. And we hope that you might return one day in the future. Thank you so much for choosing Hotel Alessandra.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This smäll hotel sås realy good. The personal was realy helpful and realy nice. It might is a non luxury hotel, but everything was realy good. Breakfast was good enough. If you need something extra in the menu, just let them know and they fix it. This hotel is very close to everything. You dont need to walk long to...

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AndreaGennarini, Owner at Hotel Alessandra, responded to this review

We are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us, and that we managed to satisfy all your various needs! Come back soon one day!

Reviewed 15 April 2017

We arrived at this hotel after a long tiring flight. So while walking on foot with our luggage we didn't notice what an amazing location this hotel is actually at. A little building right in the middle of the city. A walking distance from ALL main attractions. A little flight of stairs as you walk in the building and then...

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AndreaGennarini, Owner at Hotel Alessandra, responded to this review

Wow what detail! We probably don't need to say another thing. We certainly hope that you will come back one day; there is no higher compliment than a return visit.

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Friendly staff, good value, and location location location. You're one block from the Ponte Vecchio! Added bonus: if you open your window in the morning, you'll wake up to the gentle click-clack of horses going by the side street that this hotel is situated next to. A great hidden gem in the heart of Florence.

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AndreaGennarini, Owner at Hotel Alessandra, responded to this review

We very much like being called a "hidden gem" - so thank you so much for that! Come back and visit our town again one day!

Montréal
Reviewed 9 April 2017

This hotel is easy and comfortable while being two street corners away from Ponte Vecchio and is very easy to get to from the Santa Maria Novella train station. You can very easily walk to everything you want to see in the old city, that being said it still manages to be a very quiet hotel. The staff was very...

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AndreaGennarini, Owner at Hotel Alessandra, responded to this review

Good to hear! Thanks so much for choosing us and for taking the time to write this. We appreciate every single review written.

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Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Hotel Alessandra is on a quiet narrow street close to the center and all the sights of Florence that you would want to see in a few days. The rooms were reminiscent of the building's 500 year old history, high ceilings and ornate. The staff was very friendly and helpful. We ate at all three of the excellent restaurants suggested...

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AndreaGennarini, Owner at Hotel Alessandra, responded to this review

We could not wish for anything more! We are so pleased that you enjoyed staying with us and hope that you might repeat the experience one day.

Cardedeu, Spain
Reviewed 3 April 2017

We selected this hotel because of the location, the expected offerings and great reviews (including offered prize). We were not disappointed at all. Everything was better than expected: In the middle of everything, but quiet and relaxing. Excellent "old fashioned" rooms, but with modern details, like renovated bathroom, noise isolating windows (perfect ones!!). Ours was wide and comfortable (20), clean,...

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AndreaGennarini, Owner at Hotel Alessandra, responded to this review

Well it sounds like it all worked for you - so that makes ultra happy! Thanks so much for choosing us and we hope to be able to welcome you back one day.

Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 1 April 2017

We found this hotel on TripAdvisor and were Not disappointed. The location is great, very near the river. The rooms are spacious compared to most European hotels and the staff could not have been more attentive and helpful. They offered us a welcome drink on the roof terrace when we arrived and gave us great suggestions for places to eat...

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We are so pleased that you arrived at just the right time to sip something cool on the terrace and admire the view!

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Uffizi
Every visitor coming to Florence for the first time will immediately identify with Uffizi. As in past times, passing through Via dei Calzaiuoli, you can reach the city center, the Florence that everybody dreams of. In just a few steps, visitors can experience the rare beauty of the capital of the Renaissance. walking delighted across Palazzo Vecchio and overlooking Piazza della Signoria, up to the Loggia of the Uffizi where it is possible to fully taste the talent of the best artists who animated Florence over the centuries. When the sun goes down, there’s nothing better than a walk along the river Arno up to the ancient bridge, Ponte Vecchio. It is full of jewels and decorated by the colors captured in postcards.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our family run hotel is right in the heart of Florence old town - near to the Uffizi Gallery and Ponte Vecchio. Without doubt, Hotel Alessandra is one of the most centrally located hotels in Florence. In this privileged position, Hotel Alessandra offers a home away from home, with our friendly team and extensive knowledge of the local area. The hotel entrance is situated on the second floor of the building. You can reach the reception floor using the lift, small but working fine (in the 1400s buildings hadn't been designed with this in mind!) But please note that there are around 30 steps from the entrance on the street level to the departure of the lift. We very much look forward to seeing you! Andrea and Anna ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Alessandra

Address: Borgo Santi Apostoli 17, 50123, Florence, Italy
Region: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence > Uffizi
Price Range: RM506 - RM977 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel Alessandra 2*
Number of rooms: 25
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Hotel Style:
#18 Family Hotel in Florence
#27 Romantic Hotel in Florence
#41 Best Value Hotel in Florence
#78 Business Hotel in Florence
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“Great location”
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“Paying for the river view is worth it!”
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