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Athens, Greece
Reviewed 1 week ago

Friendly staff. Clean hotel. Quiet. The temperature in the room was fine. It was not cold at all. Warm and cosy. The room was big and the bed too.The building is old but I liked it. It has the smell of vintage. I will go again. The breakfast is fine. It is near to the old town. You can go...

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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 October 2016

This hotel is dirty and unkempt! It is in real need of updating and a complete overhaul!! Needs more staff and better trained!! Nothing as advertised is true! The pool was dirty and not used. The rooms were not clean! The food was menial and not freshly cooked and snacks were stale bread with ham and cheese! Would not stay...

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 September 2016

We just returned from a lovely few days at the hotel carlotte, the weather a little too warm for us, perhaps later in the season would have been better. The rooms are air conditioned so no problem once we were in our room. The staff are helpful and do their best with so many nationalities. The breakfast is basic but...

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Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

This hotel is ideally located when visiting Florence by car. Private car park available on a 1st come 1st served basis. Only 15 minutes walk into Florence centre which is ideal. Staff very helpful and pleasant especially Angela at the front desk, and Mohamed on general duties. Rooms somewhat on the small side and in desperate need of a big...

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Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

Having just stayed in a 2* B&B in Rome I was excited to indulge in our 4* Florence stay. In comparison we had so much more space which was great and a pool. In general the decor and furniture is a bit tired and old fashioned. I felt the place was understaffed - one chap at breakfast to refill the...

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Romford
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for 2 nights whilst visiting Florence. It was in a great location, away from the hustle and bustle of the city but near enough that you could catch a bus and be in the centre in 10 minutes. The room was quite comfortable with a king size bed, a free safe, flatscreen tv, good wifi connection and...

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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

Reading some recent reviews had us concerned but our 3 night stay was perfect. Lovely cool room, very comfy bed, breakfast was ample, staff very friendly and helpful. Very clean. A £10 taxi ride to city. Pool clean and well maintained. A late evening request for food was enthusiastically accepted and a quality plate of meats, cheeses, salad and panini...

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Portland, Connecticut
Reviewed 9 July 2016

I booked this hotel for our trip to Florence for the convenient location, and that it specified that the rooms had air conditioning, which is a must for my husband's heat induced asthma issues. When we arrived the entrance from the street was not well marked and we passed it by and were not sure where to park. We went...

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villcar, Direttore at Villa Carlotta Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Madame, We are very sorry for what is happened; Thank you for your review which will surely be the starting point to eliminate immediately all those problems that have occurred and will definitely be a reason to reproach the "temporary staff" that we had last week, which was not able to solve all immediately its problems. I assure you...

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Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

Stayed 3 nights with 2 kids. All 3 nights ac not working. Had to request for fans. Told them at least 4 times thats its really hot and with mosquitos the night is rough. No One ever came bk and informed us about any progress on the air conditioner. Towels not folded and not cleaned. Poor customer service. No efforts...

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Bradford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 July 2016

This is a very tired looking hotel but it is well situated close to the Porta Romana. The website picture shows the original Villa but we were in an annexe on the first floor. The décor is art deco (coloured glass and rather tacky looking chandeliers with several bulbs missing.) We had a really tiny room with an even tinier...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Pool
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Shuttle Bus Service
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  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Villa Carlotta is a romantic 19th century patrician manor, situated in the wooded residential area around Porta Romana, at the foot of Piazzale Michelangelo, and within walking distance to the Pitti Palace and the Ponte Vecchio. A brief stroll along some of the characteristic streets of Renaissance Florence or, if you prefer, through the famed Boboli Gardens of the Pitti Palace ... more   less 

Additional Information about Villa Carlotta Hotel

Address: Via Michele di Lando 3, 50125, Florence, Italy
Region: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence
Price Range: $106 - $232 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Villa Carlotta Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 31
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Hotel Style:
#105 Luxury Hotel in Florence
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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  • Room phone plate off and wires exposed
  • Bathroom door knob plate falling off
  • Black spot on pillowcase. We left 2 euro so they would replace it.
 of 5 bubbles Lynniepooh, 9 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Ask for room dimensions before committing yourself.”
 of 5 bubbles LancsLass211, 5 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Do not choose room 119 where has the cleaning closet right next to it. Select ONLY rooms facing the street, and preferable on second floor.”
 of 5 bubbles koranle, 22 Jun 2016 | Read review
“probably nicer in summer as there was a small swimming pool.”
 of 5 bubbles scandibalt, 17 Jan 2016 | Read review
“Ask for rooms in the main building who have a view over the pool.”
 of 5 bubbles G1067QHsamd, 14 Nov 2015 | Read review
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