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Hotel San Gallo Palace

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Milan, Italy
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Great staff,quiet location but close to everything,very clean, well finished, great breakfast, best martini ever made by an exception bar man who used his own solid silver shaker. Very helpful in recommending restaurants, shopping,etc ,

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North Saanich, Canada
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

We loved the San Gallo Palace ... close to everything but quiet location ... steps to hop on/off bus ... breezy floral garden and bar - great happy hour to soothe tired feet - this bartender delivers a bravo performance with each cocktail ... crisp linens and squeaky clean rooms satisfy and relax after a busy day ... staff are...

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elevaMarketing, Direttore at Hotel San Gallo Palace, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your lovely review. We are glad to know that your overall impression is good especially for our barman Denis. We looki forward to welcoming you back soon. Regards, Michael Giuliano General Manager

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Stayed for a long weekend with my partner. Location was fine, a bit of a noisy roundabout but a fifteen minute walk to the centre so all fine. The only thing we didn't like much was the rather rude reception staff, one chap in particular who seemed to resent us every time we came up to speak to him. Asking...

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elevaMarketing, Direttore at Hotel San Gallo Palace, responded to this review

Dear Guest, I'm so sorry to read this review and we will try to understand who is the receptionist you mentioned. Please apologize for his attitude, is the first time we recive a review like that. Sorry Michael Giuliano General Manager

London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I have stayed at San Gallo Palace two times. The first time was 5 years ago and went very well. This time it was the opposite. No wifi for several hours upon showing up and then very slow. The staff set up an accommodation in their offices after several hours and this was very nice, though we did not take...

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elevaMarketing, Direttore at Hotel San Gallo Palace, responded to this review

Dear Thinkuh, You said the true: we were frustated to have this trouble in our hotel not under our control. We are so sorry that you had this experience and I will work hard to understand why we didn't managed it in the best way. Sorry again. Michael Giuliano General Manager

Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I upgraded my room and had a wonderful outdoor garden sitting area to sip wine and plan on my next area of Florence to get lost in. The location of the Hotel is a 10 to 15 minute walk to the town center. I enjoyed being in the nice neighborhood area which is very convenient to all public transportation. Giulia,...

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Dear Gregory, Thanks a lot for your lovely comments. I will personally congratulate myself with Giulia, Daniele and Denis. We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Regards, Michael Giuliano General Manager

Telford, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Stayed here on a group tour and the amenities were fantastic. Clean and moderns rooms. Nice bar downstairs in the lobby with comfortable seating. Nice area to relax. Nice dining rooms available. Hotel staff was very friendly. Vaporetto water transportation stop is also right outside the hotel making it easily accessible.

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Dear Beth, Thank you very much for your loevely review. We are delighted to know that you overall impression was nice. We look forward to welcoming you back soon. Regards, Michael Giuliano General Manager

Sheffield England
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Really well-placed hotel just a twenty minute stroll from the centre. Lovely rooms, people are splendid and so helpful. Breakfast is your usual continental fare with the option of well made coffee on request. Cocktails in the bar for happy hour are a must from friendly barman, Dennis.

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Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your lovely review. We are glad to know that your overall impression is good especially for our barman Denis. We looki forward to welcoming you back soon. Regards, Michael Giuliano General Manager

Halifax, Canada
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

All services were very good. Our only concern was that the government does not allow AC to be turned on until after April 15th, this is not good for Canadians.Weather in early April was quite hot. Room sizes, food service, etc were fine.Location a little distant but cab service is reasonable. Ciao!

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Dear Guest, Thank you for your review. We are happy to know that your overall impression of San Gallo was great. Looking forward to welcoming you back soon. Regards, Michael Giuliano General Manager

Coventry, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Quite a way out from the centre (25 min walk from train station and about 20 min walk from centre) which is the only real negative about this hotel but you can hire bikes if you feel so inclined. Staff were friendly and welcoming. We arrived before check-in time and they let us leave our bags, when we returned later...

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Dear Guest, Thank you for your review. We are happy to know that your overall impression of San Gallo was great. Looking forward to welcoming you back soon. Regards, Michael Giuliano General Manager

Coventry
Reviewed 1 week ago

Really good location and a beautiful hotel which is only about about 10 minutes walk to the Duomo. Really helpful and friendly staff. Breakfast was really good and the bar sold really good cocktails and even had a happy hour! Would recommend it.

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Dear Guest, Thank you for your review. We are happy to know that your overall impression of San Gallo was great. Looking forward to welcoming you back soon. Regards, Michael Giuliano General Manager

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San Marco
The pleasant atmosphere of this residential area, a stone’s throw away from the Duomo of Florence, surprises everyone. A continuous flow of backpacking students provides the tranquil surroundings for the elderly residents who sit in Piazza San Marco to read the daily newspaper. Home to several universities, including the Academy of Fine Arts, San Marco is one of the most vibrant cultural centers in the city. A bridge connecting the modern cultural activity of Florence to its classic art, represented by the everlasting magnificence of the original David, resonates as a symbol of Florence and of Italy as a whole. Get lost in a Neoclassic world, a journey back in time through historic buildings like Spedale degli Innocenti (Hospital of the Innocents), San Marco church, Basilica della Santissima Annunziata, and natural jewels like the Botanical Gardens.
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
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Additional Information about Hotel San Gallo Palace

Address: Via Lorenzo Il Magnifico 2, 50129, Florence, Italy
Region: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence > San Marco
Price Range: $151 - $321 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel San Gallo Palace 4*
Number of rooms: 56
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“All rooms are good”
traft2016, 24 Apr 2017 | Read review
“The jetted bath and shower were amazing after walking all day!!!”
, 22 Apr 2017 | Read review
“We had a room with a balcony which was lovely. We found the bed to be a little firm for our liking so didn't sleep All that well. ”
marywG7755BY, 17 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Upgraded to Superior which included a balcony and lots of room space”
MariaS447, 13 Apr 2017 | Read review
“The room was very warm and we did ask for the air conditioning to be turned down. The receptionist informed us that it had not been switched on yet. We did open the balcony door to vent the room.”
joekI4349SS, 9 Apr 2017 | Read review
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