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Hotel Santa Croce

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a great historic hotel in the heart of Florence, everything is at your doorstep. The rooms are clean and everything I needed, breakfast is also great. Staff are friendly and inviting and will make you feel at home.

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Dear Guest, thank you for your nice review, we are so happy you had a great time here and you felt at home with us. We hope you'll be back as soon as possible. Thanks again for choosing our Hotel. Best Regards, Staff Hotel Santa croce

Springfield, Virginia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This 500-year-old building is cozy and comfortable. Yes, rooms and bathrooms are small but remember where you are! In centro storico of Firenze, right by beautiful Piazza Santa Croce. I enjoyed being here. Breakfasts were fine. But what really made the stay excellent were the kind and helpful staff, who went out of their way to make my time there...

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Hotel_SantaCroce, Proprietario at Hotel Santa Croce, responded to this review

Dear Susanne, thank you so much for choosing our Hotel and for writing this lovely review, we're very happy you had a very great time here and we hope you'll be back asap. Thank again for appreciating the charme of our 500-year-old building in the heart of Historical Center of Florence. Sincerely, Staff Hotel Santa Croce

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We came to Hotel Santa Croce in February as a school group of 13. Right from the time of booking, the staff were exceptionally helpful, responding quickly to my many queries via email and providing lots of useful recommendations. This wonderful willingness to help continued on arrival, when Mario, Gabriele, Simona and the rest of the cheerful team gave us...

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Hotel_SantaCroce, Proprietario at Hotel Santa Croce, responded to this review

Dear Tres, Thank you for sharing also on Tripadvisor your great review and for pointing out our excellent location in the heart of historical centre of Florence, the cleaning, the great job of our staff, the breakfast, all of our advices and other important details :-) We are very happy you had a very great time here. It's a pleasure...

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The personal service at this lovely hotel is outstanding. We arrived mid-morning and were treated to some refreshing hot drinks/food in the breakfast area even though breakfast hours were finished. Our host carried our heavy bags up the stairs and placed them in our room while we ventured out. The room with ensuite was right at the top, up a...

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Dear Gabrielle, thank you so much for your wonderful review and for your lovely words. We hope to host you again as soon as possible. Sincerely, Staff Hotel Santa Croce

Des Moines, Iowa
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I were backpacking through Italy on our honeymoon. This hotel was very dirty- there was hair in the sink and floor when we arrived and the bed sheets were stained. The ac was hard to work but you have to turn it off when you leave your room. We left it on and when we came back...

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Reviewed 12 February 2017

The hotel is very good in terms of localization, value for money, cleanliness and the personnel is very very helpful. It is very quiet and cozy. It is near every main location of interest in Florence and restaurant as well.

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Dear Giovanni, thank you for choosing our Hotel for your stay in Florence and for sharing your excellent review. We are so happy you had a lovely time here and we hope you'll be back asap. Sincerely, Staff Hotel Santa Croce

Reviewed 30 January 2017

You get what you pay for here. The room is small, and I didn't fit in the shower, but the hotel is in a great location and the staff was wonderful. Cant find a place for much less money in the city center.

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Dear Tom, thank you so much for sharing your good experience at Hotel Santa Croce. We hope to host you again in the future. Sincerely, Staff Hotel Santa Croce

Reviewed 24 January 2017

The hotel is perfectly located, only a few minutes’ walk to the shops and attractions of Florence. The hotel was clean and had everything required for a comfortable stay including a lovely breakfast. The staff were friendly, helpful and ensured that we had an enjoyable stay in Florence.

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Dear John, Thank you for sharing your amazing stay experience at Hotel Santa Croce. We are so happy you had a great time with us and we hope to host you again as soon as possible. Sincerely, Staff Hotel Santa Croce

Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

This hotel is in a fantastic location. It is simple, but clean and comfortable. The staff are friendly and happy to recommend places to eat. The breakfast was simple but enough to get us going for the day. The rooms are small due to the historic building, but they've done well to make the most of the space - it...

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Dear Carla, thank you for choosing our Hotel and for writing this nice review. We're very happy you enjoyed everything here. We hope to see you again. Best Regards, Staff Hotel Santa Croce

San Diego, CA
Reviewed 7 January 2017

We arrived in Florence after our flight and were staying one night before heading out to a stay in the country. I wanted to stay somewhere where we could walk around and see some sights for our short stay. We had been in Florence in 2011 and Hotel Santa Croce was right in the area I wanted to stay. It...

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Dear Laurie, we are very happy you enjoyed everything during your stay with your Family here and we hope you'll be back asap. Thank you so much for sharing your wonderful experience at Hotel Santa Croce, it's very important for us. Best Regards, Staff Hotel Santa Croce

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Staying in Uffizi

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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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STAYING AT HOTEL SANTA CROCE gives the possibility to live a unique experience in the magical atmosphere of Florence. Small but welcoming, Hotel Santa Croce is immersed in the marvellous historical centre, right in the heart of the artistic, cultural and commercial life of the city. The Hotel is situated in an historical building dating back to the 600s and stands on the remains of an ancient Roman amphitheatre. The illustrious Michelangelo Buonarroti spent his childhood years in the adjoining house (there is a marble plaque showing evidence of this on the wall of the first floor). While just a few metres away you can find all of the most important monuments and museums, as well as the most renowned bars for those who would like a taste of the Florentine night-life. Situated only 100 metres from Piazza della Signoria, the Uffizi Gallery and Piazza Santa Croce (from where the Hotel's name derives), you can admire the enchanting Basilica where the remains of the greatest artists, writers, poets and scientists in Italian history are buried; we are also just a few steps away from il Duomo, il Battistero, the magnificent Campanile di Giotto and the Basilica of Santa Maria del Fiore and Santa Maria Novella, not to mention the precious Ponte Vecchio, under which Florence's rushing River Arno flows. Or if you would prefer to dedicate some of your free-time to shopping, you can spend hours walking up and down Via Tornabuoni or Via De Calzaiuoli discovering the best names in Italian, and international fashion. The breakfast room, cosy, warm and welcoming, will help you wake up in the best of moods. There is a 24-hour reception service and staff are always willing to help wherever possible. Enjoy your stay at Hotel Santa Croce ! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Santa Croce

Address: Via De' Bentaccordi, 3, 50122, Florence, Italy
Region: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence > Uffizi
Price Range: RM359 - RM847 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel Santa Croce 2*
Number of rooms: 10
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Also Known As:
Santa Croce Florence
Santa Croce Hotel Florence
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#30 Family Hotel in Florence
#31 Best Value Hotel in Florence
#36 Romantic Hotel in Florence
#55 Business Hotel in Florence
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“Ask for rooms in first floor since there is no lift”
 of 5 bubbles 699krishnaprasads, 30 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Great location for exploring Florence.”
 of 5 bubbles AntoCobh, 15 Aug 2016 | Read review
“We were on the third floor. Was quiet and pleasant.”
 of 5 bubbles DondonsLondon, 8 Jul 2016 | Read review
“We loved our ground floor room. It opened into the breakfast area, and no stairs to climb”
 of 5 bubbles 32maggiem, 7 Jul 2016 | Read review
“There is no lift as it's a very old building.”
 of 5 bubbles MichaelT84, 6 Jul 2016 | Read review
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