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    Grand Hotel Minerva

    Piazza Santa Maria Novella 16, 50123, Florence, Italy
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 18 April 2011

    Friendly welcoming staff, wonderful food, and you can take a quiet drink and break whilst admiring the florence skyline from the rooftop before going back out into the culture and buzz of Florence. We stayed in a standard room which had a lovely view past...More

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    Reviewed 10 April 2011

    Tired, says it all. Everything is old and weary including the carpets! Service is good except at the front desk. It is run by young people who seem so old and tired , they don't care. Breakfast is good and dinner is very good. Worth...More

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    Response from FilippoBurroni, Direttore at Grand Hotel Minerva

    Dear Guest, I would like to thank you for your comment. First of all I would like to say that we are very sorry we were not able to satisfy your expectations and that this may have negatively impacted on your stay in Florence. As...More

    Reviewed 7 April 2011

    We enjoyed a two night return visit to the Minerva, with its great location on the Piazza Santa Maria Novella – i.e. less than a kilometre from the train station and the Duomo and within walking distance of practically everything a visitor will want to...More

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    Response from FilippoBurroni, General Manager at Grand Hotel Minerva

    Dear Guest, Thank you for returning to our hotel and for your extensive and detailed review. A special thanks for pointing out some possible improvements. Actually some of them have already been scheduled or even put into place. - New flat TV sets have been...More

    Reviewed 7 April 2011

    Have just returned from a three night stay at this hotel. The staff were very friendly and accomodating, even providing me with a plug adaptor when mine didn't fit, and the hotel is in a fanatastic location with plenty of restaurants and all of the...More

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    Response from FilippoBurroni, Direttore generale at Grand Hotel Minerva

    Dear Guest, Thank you very much for having selected our hotel for your stay in Florence and also for taking your time in reviewing it. All our guests’ comments and suggestions are taken in deep consideration. Some updating for 2011 has already been decided: for...More

    Reviewed 5 April 2011

    When I come home from Florence I always feel myself so full of lightness, cheerfulness and tender affection. And this has not only to do with “Bella Firenze” but just as much with my stay at Hotel Minerva. The heart-warming and so discrete kindness and...More

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    About
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Room Service
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Breakfast included
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Room Service
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Meeting Rooms
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Banquet Room
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Conference Facilities
    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Minibar
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Pool
    • Bar/Lounge
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    • USD 253 - USD 613 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #35 Luxury Hotel in Florence
    • #39 Family Hotel in Florence
    • #47 Business Hotel in Florence
    • #61 Romantic Hotel in Florence
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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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    hermansuligoj76
    Is there an international ATM machine in the hotel Minerva?
    17 April 2017|
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    hermansuligoj76
    Is there an international ATM machine at the hotel?
    17 April 2017|
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    Response from WCT57 | Reviewed this property |
    I do not believe so. However there is a bank within a block or two and they were very helpful converting our US dollars to Euro's at a great exchange rate and low service fee. Hope that helps.
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    Sylwia H
    Hi, does your pool ever open in April if it's warm?
    6 March 2017|
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    Response from sfusaro | Property representative |
    Hi, thanks for asking. Unfortunately we are not able to grant opening of the pool in April! I hope you will come visit us anyway. Stefano
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    "Room with view of the Piazza"
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    "Ask for a room at the back of the hotel"
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    "5th floor is quieter and has views of the piazza."
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    "ask for an upper floor with view of Piazza Santa Maria Novella"
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