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Hotel Balcony

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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“great location”(76 reviews)
“train station”(57 reviews)
“father and son”(5 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
Multilingual Staff
Rooftop Terrace
2.0 Star Hotel
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All reviewsgreat locationtrain stationfather and sonbudget hotelno elevatorfamily run hotelwould stay here againcroissantscentral locationon footwalking distanceshort staymain stationpleasant staywalked everywherean easy walksmall hotel
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Reviewed 7 May 2008

My daughter and I were spending a week in Italy (Florence and Rome) and wanted a clean, safe, great location and inexpensive hotel. We really found all that and more in the Hotel Balcony. The owner, Franceso, was so wonderful, from the moment you enter...More

Thank psumomFlorida
Reviewed 29 March 2008

I recently stayed at Hotel Balcony with my parents and sister. We had two rooms in the small hotel. We requested rooms towards the back off the main street and we got them. The owner was great, spoke wonderful English, gave us recommendations on places...More

Thank khath2
Reviewed 28 March 2008

We booked the Hotel Balcony after reading the reviews on TripAdvisor and they are all spot on! The location is great. Just a couple blocks from the train station, but definitely in the heart of the city. We were three young college students traveling abroad...More

Thank AmyClaireO
Reviewed 27 March 2008

The Balcony offorded the most pleasant stay of my family's recent trip to Italy. It was the perfect match for our modest budget. The interior is reasonably spacious, relatively new and spotlessly clean. The Balcony's location is ideal. We arrived from and departed to Santa...More

Thank Rappen
Reviewed 3 February 2008

Hotel Balcony was a great little place for us to stay while in Florence. The rooms were small, old, with very tiny bathrooms. We noticed mold on the ceiling, but other than that our room and bathroom were very clean. There is nothing fancy about...More

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Awards & Recognition
GreenLeaders Gold level
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Details
Price range
US$52 - US$180 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Green Hotel in Florence
#36 Best Value Hotel in Florence
#60 Family Hotel in Florence
#94 Romantic Hotel in Florence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Details
Price range
US$52 - US$180 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#2 Green Hotel in Florence
#36 Best Value Hotel in Florence
#60 Family Hotel in Florence
#94 Romantic Hotel in Florence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
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Traveller (274)
Room & Suite (260)
Dining (27)
Hotel & Grounds (174)
Bathroom (32)
Family and Play Areas (6)
Nearby
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
...More
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Hi , The restaurant is next door "alla griglia" Best Regards
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Coral D
15 November 2017|
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Hi The rooms are at the first floor and are almost all near the terrace Best regards Hotel balcony Guido
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Response from Kesolaisa | Reviewed this property |
Florence is a very walkable city; I personally think you will enjoy it more by travelling on foot rather than by car. I never had to use public transport when I was exploring the city centre. The car may be useful when... More
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"It's on a quieter street in Florence - still some city noise, but not bad!"
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