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    Grand Hotel Minerva

    Piazza Santa Maria Novella 16, 50123, Florence, Italy
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    02/07/2017 03/07/2017
    1 room
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      2 adults
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          USD 1,326*
          USD 589*
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          Overview
          • Excellent60%
          • Very good30%
          • Average7%
          • Poor2%
          • Terrible1%
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          Free Wifi
          Breakfast included
          Air Conditioning
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          Non-Smoking Hotel
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          Rooftop Bar
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          Pets Allowed
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          Reviewed 25 August 2011

          While it is a little more expensive than other hotels in Florence-it has a beautiful view on the rooftop with a pool for those hot summer days. Beware that one day a week they shut down the pool area for a free appetizer social time...More

          Thank kskbtvkcfamily
          Response from FilippoBurroni, Direttore generale at Grand Hotel MinervaResponded 1 September 2011

          Dear Guest, thank you for being with us and for your kind review. I would like to add a couple of words about our swimming pool opening times. The rooftop terrace and its pool are open every day from 9am to midnight (I can assure...More

          Reviewed 22 August 2011

          Just spent a most enjoyable week here. Our room was a superior double overlooking the Piazza Maria Novella. It was comfortably furnished with a large ensuite. Our only complaint about the room was the totally inadequate air-conditioning. It was not nearly powerful enough and would...More

          Thank HolidayHarriet
          Response from FilippoBurroni, Direttore generale at Grand Hotel MinervaResponded 1 September 2011

          Dear Guest, thank you for having stayed with us and for your kind words. I am really happy to read that you enjoyed your stay in Florence and it will be a pleasure to share your opinion with my collaborators. Please accept my apologies for...More

          Reviewed 22 August 2011

          The Grand Hotel Minerva is in a great location - just around the corner from the train station; it's on the Piazza Santa Maria Novella; and it is walking distance to the Duomo/Bapistry, Piazza della Republica, Piazza della Signoria, and the Uffizi/Ponte Vecchio. And if...More

          Thank BerkeleyKimm
          Response from FilippoBurroni, Direttore generale at Grand Hotel MinervaResponded 1 September 2011

          Dear Guests, Thank you for having been with us and for you kind words. We have taken good note of your remark regarding our beds and we will consider your suggestion. As you may well imagine, hardware cannot be substituted that easily but I can...More

          Reviewed 21 August 2011

          It's difficult to add something new to the opinions of other guests. Hotel Minerva is really superb, specially if you love taking photos. The views from the terrace are amazing and taking photos of the sunset after a hot day,really a memorable moment,. Many thanks...More

          6  Thank Jordi64
          Reviewed 21 August 2011

          Great check in service, very welcoming and friendly staff! Room was lovely, very quaint and full of character but a bit small. However, the hotel is located in the centre of Florence. It was very easy to reach on foot from the train station. The...More

          Thank JenniferM56
          Response from FilippoBurroni, Direttore generale at Grand Hotel MinervaResponded 1 September 2011

          Dear Guest, thank you for having chosen our property for your stay in Florence and for dedicating time in reviewing us. I am sorry if you experienced some inconveniences related to bar service at the pool and I hope you will accept my apologies. We...More

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          About
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          • Pool
          • Room Service
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Breakfast included
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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          • Breakfast included
          • Dry Cleaning
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          • Laundry Service
          • Concierge
          • Banquet Room
          • Multilingual Staff
          • Conference Facilities
          • Business Centre with Internet Access
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          • Minibar
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          • Pool
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          • USD 264 - USD 841 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • #36 Luxury Hotel in Florence
          • #39 Family Hotel in Florence
          • #48 Business Hotel in Florence
          • #61 Romantic Hotel in Florence
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          • Number of rooms
          • 100
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          Santa Maria Novella
          Santa Maria Novella train station welcomes the
          majority of the people arriving in Florence, which
          might explain the hectic pace. Commuters and tourists
          come across the constant hustle and bustle of the
          station before exiting, taking a few steps and
          stopping amazed in Piazza di Santa Maria Novella. It
          is impossible not to admire the the square, housing
          one of the most charming basilicas in Florence. The
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          rjwess
          Will the pool be open for sure in June
          28 May 2017|
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          Response from Filippo_Burroni | Property representative |
          I agree with Ms. Alison, the pool is not big but it's on the 6th floor of a historical building in the center of Florence and it's the only one!
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          hermansuligoj76
          Is there an international ATM machine in the hotel Minerva?
          17 April 2017|
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          Response from Filippo_Burroni | Property representative |
          Sorry, there is none, but the closest one is just some yards in front
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          hermansuligoj76
          Is there an international ATM machine at the hotel?
          17 April 2017|
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          Response from Filippo_Burroni | Property representative |
          Not really, but just crossing the sqare in front of us you will find one
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          "A high floor with a view."
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          "Other people were traveling with me and were on different floors. I always ask for a quiet room, which is..."
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          "Request high floor facing the Piazza; sound-proofing is excellent."
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          "the view of the piazza rooms are your best bet"
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