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    Hotel Balestri

    Piazza Mentana 7, 50122, Florence, Italy
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    Overview
    • Excellent63%
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    • Terrible1%
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    1 - 5 of 176 reviews

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    Loved everything about this hotel, from the welcoming staff, cool interior, beautiful decor and comfortable spacious room. Beds were extremely comfortable and the bathroom was large with good shower head. Each morning we enjoyed a sumptuous breakfast with choice of scrambled eggs, bacon, sausages, fresh...More

    Thank Susiepkiwi
    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 1 November 2016

    Down by the banks of the Arno, but really close to the main sights of Florence, including the Ponte Vecchio, The Uffizzi Gallery & the Palazzo Vecchio. Recently renovated with understated & classic decor. We booked a standard room but were given an Arno view...More

    3  Thank md8on
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    The hotel is fantastic. My room on the forth floor had a great city view. Furniture were up-to-date, the mattress firm and comfortable. The service was prompt and friendly. The location could hardly be better. The hotel is just a few minutes away from Ponte...More

    1  Thank newsjunkie404
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

    We stopped at Hotel Balestri for 9 nights and had a thoroughly good time. Check in was easy and swift as was checkout. Air conditioning is more than adequate, despite some reports, the location is fantastic, staff are very friendly and helpful, rooms are very...More

    Thank JaradnRach
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    I found this hotel to be excellant and staff could not do enough to make our stay totally enjoyable . Room was fab , bathroom really classy- top notch. The veiw from the terrace probably the best in Florence which my wife and i enjoyed...More

    Thank BrianBoruCoulty
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room Service
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • Price range
    • USD 157 - USD 483 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #46 Luxury Hotel in Florence
    • #51 Family Hotel in Florence
    • #128 Romantic Hotel in Florence
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Accessible rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 50
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    • Florence >
    • Uffizi
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    JaradnRach
    7 July 2017|
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    Response from Hotel_Balestri | Property representative |
    Dear Amani, the superior rooms are the entry level category and they do not have view o balcony guarantee. The room with balcony are 3 categories up "deluxe double river view with balcony"
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    doglover523
    21 May 2017|
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    Response from Brian R | Reviewed this property |
    Sorry, I don't know as I don't smoke
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    garykF6410KQ
    28 March 2017|
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    Response from EraserH | Reviewed this property |
    Yes. In the room, there was a small safe inside the closet. We did not pay for it.
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    "Ask for one facing the Arno River"
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    "The River room's will be nosier as it also looks out over a busy road."
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    "Quieter rooms at the Back"
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    "River front rooms with balcony could be the best"
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