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Stellenbosch, South Africa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I can really recommend Palazzo Gamba, from check-in (which was arranged for after reception was already closed) to check-out and ordering us a taxi we could not fault any of the reception staff. We arrived by train and it was an easy walk to the apartment, even with luggage. Because it was outside of reception hours, we called a person...

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PalazzoGamba, Responsabile reception at Palazzo Gamba, responded to this review

Dear Kwassie, thank you very much for your wonderful review. We are delighted to know that you had an excellent stay with us. Thank you again for your kind comments and we look forward to having you back very soon. Kind regards Palazzo Gamba staff

New York City, New York
Reviewed 8 January 2017

You have the Duomo right outside your apartment. What else can you ask for? The apartment is very spacious. Convenient location - near the train station and many attractions, there is also a good supermarket nearby. The negative thing is the upholstry of the couch was very dirty. That should have been cleaned up. (This is a review for my...

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Salem, Arkansas
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

I was recommended this place by a friend. Could not be in a better location. Overlooks the Duomo in center of old town Florence. Close to all the must see sights. The hotel is all apartments. Very comfortable. Set up for housekeeping so you can prepare drinks, coffee, etc if want to. A bit of comfort items could be added...

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PalazzoGamba, Responsabile reception at Palazzo Gamba, responded to this review

Dear Mrs Fowles, thank you so much for taking the time to leave a wonderful review about your stay at the Palazzo Gamba. We are delighted to hear that you had a great experience and we appreciate your kind comments about the great location. Thank you very much for your suggestion. We are always keen to listen to our customers...

Reviewed 14 October 2016

My wife and I stayed at Palazzo Gamba for three nights from 10 September 2016. We expected a one-bedroom apartment but were pleasantly surprised when we were shown into a room named Vasari on the sixth floor. It had two bedrooms and two bathrooms plus a spacious living area and a kitchenette. The reception staff were polite and helpful and...

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PalazzoGamba, Responsabile reception at Palazzo Gamba, responded to this review

Dear Mr. and Mrs. Johnson, Thank you very much for this kind review and for choosing us for your vacation in Firenze. We are very glad to know you enjoyed your stay in Palazzo Gamba and we very much hope to welcome you again in future. Best regards from all the staff

Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

My family stayed at palazzo gamba for 6 days. It is located at the heart of Florence. Pretty much within 20 mins Walking distance to all the tourist attractions. We booked a one-bedroom apartment with a toilet, fully equipped kitchen, a huge living and a decent size bedroom. The housekeeping helped to put the dirty dishes n cups in the...

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PalazzoGamba, Responsabile reception at Palazzo Gamba, responded to this review

Dear Juby2016, Thank you for taking the time to review your recent stay with us. I am delighted you enjoyed the location of the hotel and warm, friendly service provided by the team The lift is so small because our building is 16th century and the elevator is built in the middle of the staircase. I look forward to welcoming...

California, USA
Reviewed 24 August 2016

We, the family of 4 (2 adults and 2 teenagers) just returned from our trip to Italy. We had a great stay at Palazza Gamba: the location is right next to Domo and the apartment is close to all main historical parts of the city. The apparent was clean and in a perfect condition. The apartment building has a small...

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PalazzoGamba, Responsabile reception at Palazzo Gamba, responded to this review

Dear Mrs Nradosky, First I would like to thank you for choosing Palazzo Gamba and taking your time to share with us your positive comment. We are pleased to hear that you appreciated the apartments and thank you for mentioning the cleanliness. It has been our pleasure hosting you. We hope to see you soon at Palazzo Gamba Sincerely Antonio

Reviewed 24 August 2016

We had a 2-bedroom apartment on the 4th floor. The status of bed rooms are very good and have a good view staffs is very kind to us too. Air conditioner is not good but the location was goog enough to forget a little of convenience. I stroingly recommend there to people visiting florence

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PalazzoGamba, Responsabile reception at Palazzo Gamba, responded to this review

Dear Jong H, I would like to thank you for taking the time to share your feedback following your recent experience. We are delighted you have enjoied the location. We are 5 minutes walking from the most important monuments. We apologize for the "little incovenience" . The next stay i will personally make sure it's perfect. We would really love...

Reviewed 9 July 2016

The location was great and our two bedroom, 2 bathroom apartment was lovely with beautiful paintings on the ceilings in the main bedroom and living room. We stepped out the front door into the square with the Duomo and Baptistry it was great being in the middle of all the action. Plenty of bars, restaurants and a supermarket close by....

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PalazzoGamba, Responsabile reception at Palazzo Gamba, responded to this review

Dear Mr Bruce, Thank you for your great review and for letting other travellers know about our great location and how close we are to so many of Florence's attractions. We are very sorry for the bad experience with local transport We look forward to welcoming you back Kind regards, Antonio

Macon, Georgia
Reviewed 30 June 2016

We had a 2-bedroom apartment on the 4th floor. They have a very small elevator to dispatch your luggage. The location cannot be beat. It is literally 10 steps from the Duomo complex. We had an easy walk to the Accademia and the Uffizi. The apartment itself had 2 separate bedrooms, 1.5 bathrooms and a seating area (sofa) and a...

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PalazzoGamba, Front desk at Palazzo Gamba, responded to this review

Dear Mrs Michelle, Many thanks for your loverly review of your recent stay. We do hope we can welcome you back to stay with us in the very near future. Warmest regards Antonio

Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

My family of 4 stayed here for one night in a room overlooking the Cattedrale di Santa Maria del Fiore. The location was amazing! But after an hour of trying to find the parking garage associated with the hotel we gave up and parked at the first garage we saw-the Michelangelo Garage - which was well serviced, the same price...

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Staying in Duomo

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Florentia, as it was called by Latins, is permeated by an eternal beauty spread in all corners of the city. The historic center is characterized by the immensity of the Duomo, able to transport tourists into the brightest age of Florence: the Renaissance. Who does not know the Brunelleschi Dome, San Giovanni Baptistery and the Giotto’s Campanile? Everything is enclosed here and it would be easy to imagine the city as it was in ancient times, with maids walking in the main square and horses carrying coaches. Nowadays, roads are busy with street artists. Rustic Tuscan bakeries give way to fashion shops; just stop for a few minutes in the middle of Piazza della Repubblica to enjoy the colors and sweet melody of the carousel that will bring back great memories from anyone’s childhood.
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His property of luxury apartments and suites boasts an unrivalled and breathtaking location of the Duomo piazza, with Florence Duomo and Brunelleschi's dome almost within a touching distance. Palazzo Gamba offers apartments with view featuring charming Florentine style and all the latest comforts of home and beyond, including extremely clean and well equipped kitchens. Palazzo Gamba is designed to provide all the freedom of a private apartment, the comfort of full hotel services and plenty of space for individual and family vacations or group travellers. Palazzo Gamba apartments are surrounded by Florence's most beautiful attractions, romantic spots like Ponte Vecchio and some of the world's most important museums like the Uffizi Gallery, as well as internationally renowned boutiques, the most refined wine bars, restaurants, clubs and typical outdoor leather and food markets. Classic Apartments, for 2 persons, or Comfort Apartments, for 2-4- personsand Penthouse Suite 6 persons, all consist of a bedroom, a living room with kitchenette and bathroom. Apartments offer: Fully equipped kitchenettes with refrigerator, cooker, oven, microwave and dishwasher. Flat screen satellite TV (International channels available), Free WI-FI internet connection, direct dial telephones, air conditioning and heating, courtesy kit, bed linen and towels, air dryer and safe. Important information: the reception is open solely from 8 a.M. To 7 p.M. ... more   less 

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Address: Via De' Martelli 2, 50129, Florence, Italy
Region: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence > Duomo
Price Range: RM624 - RM2,170 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Palazzo Gamba 3.5*
Number of rooms: 10
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“Choose aparment overlooking the duomo”
 of 5 bubbles Kwassie, 1 Mar 2017 | Read review
“location, good view”
 of 5 bubbles , 23 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Views facing the Cathedral's piazza will be noisy, but having amazing views!”
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  • Baptistery
 of 5 bubbles FoodieNYer, 31 May 2016 | Read review
“Try to avoid travel season. we were told during summer, it is so crowded, you can barely walk in that area.”
 of 5 bubbles Felixckyu, 26 Apr 2016 | Read review
“Lower level apartments on Duomo facing side would have 2 bedrooms with larger Windows for a better, fuller view of Piazza Duomo.”
 of 5 bubbles 128christinab, 21 Mar 2016 | Read review
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