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    Grand Hotel Minerva

    Piazza Santa Maria Novella 16, 50123, Florence, Italy
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    Traveller (985)
    Room & Suite (533)
    • Excellent60%
    • Very good30%
    • Average7%
    • Poor2%
    • Terrible1%
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    Free Wifi
    Breakfast included
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Room Service
    Rooftop Bar
    Pets Allowed
    Wheelchair Access
    Business Centre
    Dry Cleaning
    Rooftop Terrace
    4.0 Star Hotel
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Reviewed 3 July 2012

    We paid more than we would normally spend on a hotel to stay here but it was well worth it. The rooftop pool did not disappoint, amazing views and great place to cool down as it got very hot while we were there. The pool...More

    Thank MonaLisaUK
    Reviewed 1 July 2012

    This is probably the worst hotel I have ever been to! I booked it when I saw the great reviews about it. What are people thinking? It is way way too expensive and for nothing!! Literally, worst rooms, worst bathrooms, extremely hot AC's, everything terrible...More

    4  Thank Mad1234edfso
    Management response:Responded 2 July 2012

    Dear Guest, I am really sorry we did not manage to even remotely match your expectations. I understand from your words that you experienced a technical problem and I would ask you to accept my apologies for this inconvenience. I normally try to answer straight...More

    Reviewed 1 July 2012

    This was a great hotel with a great location. All of the main sights were within walking distance and is also easily within walking distance of the train station (Santa Maria Novella). The pool, although quite small was brilliant and the view of the Duomo...More

    1  Thank Simon P
    Reviewed 1 July 2012

    Really a wonderful property. We were travelling with two teenagers so the two bedroom, two level room was ideal for us. Great location within two blocks of the train station and easy walking distance of all of Florence. The breakfast was included which was a...More

    Thank ThomasWalkerH
    Reviewed 30 June 2012

    The grand hotel minerva was a great hotel. We are a family of six so the large rooms were great and fit the whole family. It had a great location right next to the train station and the main town square. The roof top pool...More

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    • Business Centre with Internet Access
    • Breakfast included
    • Dry Cleaning
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    • Multilingual Staff
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    • Price range
    • US$179 - US$797 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • #35 Luxury Hotel in Florence
    • #39 Family Hotel in Florence
    • #48 Business Hotel in Florence
    • #61 Romantic Hotel in Florence
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    • Santa Maria Novella
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    • Grand Hotel Florence
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    Traveller (985)
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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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    Nearby Attractions
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    .05 km away
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    .09 km away
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    17 September 2017|
    Response from Filippo_Burroni | Property representative |
    In this case the best option is Deluxe Double with City View, thay are abour 26 square metres! Filippo
    17 September 2017|
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    Response from Filippo_Burroni | Property representative |
    Hello and thank you for your request. Regarding Premium Triples, they ha no specific view and also thons at higher foor face the internal courtyard. Also premium rooms have no specific view, The most affordable double/twin... More
    20 August 2017|
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    Response from Filippo_Burroni | Property representative |
    Deluxe Junior Suite facing S.Maria Novella Cloisters
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    "We lived on the second floor and it was extremely quiet."
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    "Ask for a room on the front of the hotel, so you get a view of the Santa Maria Novella."
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    "Fifth floor rooms, facing the square, are excellent with a brilliant view."
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    "Get a room on the upper floors, overlooking the Piazza (we had 512)."
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