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    Hotel Ester

    Largo Fratelli Alinari 15, 50123, Florence, Italy
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    06/08/2017 07/08/2017
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    Overview
    • Excellent53%
    • Very good35%
    • Average9%
    • Poor1%
    • Terrible2%
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    “free wifi” (24 reviews)
    “train station” (58 reviews)
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    1 - 5 of 243 reviews

    Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

    Clean, convenient, beautiful rooms and views, best service you'll find out there. Add to that a cafe/bread and bakery bar, the perfect location (one minute walk away from the train station). Ask for Marco, he's the man !

    Thank Corrado088
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    This is a modern hotel which was clean and the staff were friendly and helpful. Located just a few minutes walk from the train station and is an easy walk to the main square in Florence. Rooms are a reasonable size and comfortable. Wifi is...More

    Thank dnlcompton
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    We stayed here as part of a tour that arrived by train. The hotel is well located close to the station but also only a short walk from all of Florances main attractions. As had been pointed out in other reviews the hotel is in...More

    Thank David M
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    This place confused me at first. Being Canadian, our hotels are usually contained in one building. Not so here! This place was all over. The main lobby was across the street from where we stayed. Our room was on a floor in a building with...More

    Thank Travelbounce
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Actually Hotel Ester also has a floor of a building across the street. This involved 4 keys, a complicated little lift and since breakfast was not going to be served there, a trek across the road, (and an another lift) for breakfast. But the feeling...More

    Thank Robyn V
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    About
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    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Dry Cleaning
    • Laundry Service
    • Concierge
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
    • Refrigerator in room
    • Microwave
    Details
    • Price range
    • USD 95 - USD 198 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Hotel Style
    • #102 Family Hotel in Florence
    • #112 Romantic Hotel in Florence
    • Room types
    • Suites ,
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 13
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    • Location
    • Italy >
    • Tuscany >
    • Province of Florence >
    • Florence >
    • San Lorenzo
    • Also Known As
    • Ester Hotel Florence
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    San Lorenzo’s lively merchants shout out from behind
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    market of San Lorenzo and in the Central Market, a
    vast multi-floored building. Visitors are bound to
    fall in love with this area and in particular, with
    its variety of food, especially those focusing on
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    "Accessibility is via a small lift or a climb of 2 flights of stairs to get to reception."
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    "For adventure try and get into the rooms across the street; they are quieter."
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    "best view and quiet in the roof"
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