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    Hotel Balestri

    Piazza Mentana 7, 50122, Florence, Italy
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    • Excellent64%
    • Very good29%
    • Average4%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    “arno river” (34 reviews)
    “ponte vecchio” (36 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Room Service
    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
    Dry Cleaning
    Rooftop Terrace
    Private Balcony
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 - 5 of 182 reviews

    Reviewed 2 days ago

    We were staying nearby this lovely hotel, and I went in to satisfy a hot chocolate craving. We were the only people in the bar, but the staff were very courteous and helpful. We ordered two hot chocolates which arrived in silver jugs, and were...More

    Thank rosamund2017
    Hotel's Favourite
    Reviewed 31 October 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 4 days ago via mobile

    We stayed here for 4 nights for our wedding anniversary and had a wonderful stay. It's in a great location and is in easy walking distance to most of the main attractions. The hotel is very clean and the staff are really friendly and helpful....More

    Thank 199DaveH
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    This is a wonderful hotel with a great breakfast buffet. It's location by the river was ideal, making it easy for us to get to everything we wanted to see. The hotel employees were very friendly and helpful throughout our stay.

    1  Thank Joan T
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    Stayed here 22nd august until 26th August 2017. Great location to centre of florence all within walking distance. Rooms very clean and spacious? Good selection of foods for breakfast including gluten free. Staff very friendly, polite and professional.

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    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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    • Breakfast included
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    • Breakfast included
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    • Business Centre with Internet Access
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    • US$166 - US$537 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #46 Luxury Hotel in Florence
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    • Uffizi
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    Every visitor coming to Florence for the first time
    will immediately identify with Uffizi. As in past
    times, passing through Via dei Calzaiuoli, you can
    reach the city center, the Florence that everybody
    dreams of. In just a few steps, visitors can
    experience the rare beauty of the capital of the
    Renaissance. walking delighted across Palazzo Vecchio
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    9 September 2017|
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    Response from jenaranjo31 | Reviewed this property |
    It's 20 mins walking and 11 by cab. If you have plans, ask the front desk to order you a cab so it's waiting for you in the lobby. They are very helpful.
    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"
    20 May 2017|
    Response from Brian R | Reviewed this property |
    Sorry, I don't know as I don't smoke
    Room Tips
    "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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    "River front rooms with balcony could be the best"
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    "suggest room with a river view - more expensive (well worth it)"
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