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Hotel Mario's

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Calgary, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Comfortable beds, close to train/bus station and all the historical sights, helpful staff and excellent breakfast. The price made it very economical. The breakfast included hard boiled eggs, yogurt, meats and cheese, a variety of breads and pastries, cereal, fruit, espresso and coffees - all fresh and delicious. The bathroom was a little small though it did have a shower,... More 

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Bali, Indonesia
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5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited Florence for just two days and hotel Marion's was an excellent choice! We felt really at home there,everybody has been so helpful and polite I really have best impression!I highly recommend this small hotel!

Thank rosalina02
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5 reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The train station is only 2 blockes away. Our tours left from the station so this convenience was imperative. Hotel Magnifico! In relationship to proximatey this is a no brainer. From the moment we arrived until our departure, everything was wonderful. Breakfast was traditional and with yummy pastries. Americano coffee or a machine that makes a variety of coffees. The... More 

Thank Karen S
1 review
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Hotel Mario's is a lovely, gracious hotel in a perfect location in Florence. I have been there three times and have always found it clean and comfortable. Eduardo answered all my questions and made sure I had any needed transportation. I loved the breakfast room and coffee machine.

Thank Beverly R
Shropshire, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 18 October 2016

I am conflicted by my experience. The street on which the Hotel is located is narrow with little scope for stopping to offload a vehicle. It has a Hostel opposite. I was advised that parking was available on-site. This is not the case. Parking is via a garage several hundred metres away, and cars are relocated off-site somewhere. It takes... More 

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Newport, Rhode Island
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105 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 October 2016

Hotel's location is good- not too far from the center, but yet away from tourist crowds. Rooms are tiny and outdated, I felt claustrophobic. It's clean and staff is friendly. You have to carry your luggage upstairs though. Pillows are small and uncomfortable.

Thank Alisa S
Richmond, Canada
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7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
Reviewed 3 October 2016

My wife and I thoroughly enjoyed our 2 night stay as the location was great and overall experience exceeded expectations. I have already recommended the hotel to friends heading over to Florence next month.

Thank MayfairLakes
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7 reviews
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Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Friendly place full of character. Excellent location, walking distance from station and only two minutes stroll to the Florence old town. Had a great 3 night stay in Florence, I highly recommend this hotel, even though rooms are small. Breakfasts are limited in choice compared with large hotels but still worth the money.

Thank David L
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3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

My wife and I just finished two nights at this hotel. It was very charming especially the lobby, sitting and dining area. The breakfast was good and the rooms were spacious especially the shower which is a rare feature in Italy and our room even had a walk in closet. The front desk staff was very polite and spoke English... More 

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Chester, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
Reviewed 15 September 2016

What a gem of a hotel! Mario's is close to many of the key attractions and round the corner from Santa Maria Novella (central station), making it an ideal base to explore both Florence and other places in Tuscany. The staff are polite and friendly and go out of their way to provide extra information and helpful advice. Our room... More 

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San Lorenzo
San Lorenzo’s lively merchants shout out from behind stalls with an array of products in one of the most traditional neighborhoods in Florence. Different ethnic groups join together in the large outdoor 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 Florentine dishes as well as international selections. Nobody leaves San Lorenzo without a shopping bag in hand or with an empty stomach.
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Mario's welcomes its guests in an atmosphere of ancient Florentine private house. A classic tradition of hospitality for this exceptional family run Florence hotel with charm and simple elegance. Located few steps from main train station in a building of the seventeenth century in the prestigious Via Faenza, an ancient road dating back to 1200, which still retains the medieval appearance. Classic environment with warm and cozy atmospheres, bright and comfortable spaces, elegant and refined details... A mix of images, sounds, scents for your dream stay in Florence... Classic environment with warm and cozy atmospheres, bright and comfortable spaces, elegant and refined details... A mix of images, sounds, scents for your dream stay in Florence... ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Mario's

Address: Via Faenza 89 Black, 50123, Florence, Italy
Region: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence > San Lorenzo
Price Range: $87 - $979 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Mario's 3*
Number of rooms: 16
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Also Known As:
Marios Hotel Florence
Hotel Style:
#24 Best Value Hotel in Florence
#56 Business Hotel in Florence
#58 Family Hotel in Florence
#60 Romantic Hotel in Florence
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“Rooms facing away from the street are quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles L_Simioni, 15 Sep 2016 | Read review
“If you need quiet, ask for a room in the back.”
 of 5 bubbles barbaratree11, 11 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Avoid rooms 12 and 13 due to loud music coming through the floor from the cafe below.”
 of 5 bubbles mhnstr, 13 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Room 3 Has noise from the kitchen below but stops by 10 pm”
 of 5 bubbles Cigarptg, 8 Nov 2015 | Read review
“Choose a room that's away from the reception area.”
 of 5 bubbles JyothiNair, 9 Oct 2015 | Read review
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