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Hotel La Fortezza

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Reviewed 1 week ago NEWvia mobile

Staff are very friendly and couldn't be more helpful. Rooms are very good value for money especially with the continental breakfast included and the hotel was such a beautiful suprise walking in off the street to the grand entrance was amazing. Would highly recommend 😊

Thank Kirsty P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a lovely couple of days here. The reception staff are friendly and helpful.Great price and location is just a short walk away from the main attractions. The breakfast is continental and the hotel is nice and clean.

Thank Natasha G
Bucharest, Romania
Reviewed 1 week ago

I really enjoyed the say there. The room was well maintained. And the breakfast buffet is excellent for the price you pay. The staff are very friendly and helpful and go the extra mile to make your stay a good one

Thank mahaytoma
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our stay here. Our room was well maintained. And the breakfast buffet is excellent for the price you pay. The hotel staff is incredibly friendly and helpful. All in all a very happy customer. Infact I'm looking to visit Florence again soon so will definitely be booking a room here.

1Thank richardbridge86
Reviewed 13 February 2017

Ideally located hotel clean quite modern Very friendly staff, lovely hotel, good breakfast, would definitely stop here again, only thing i would suggest is adding tea\coffee making facilities in rooms.

Thank sunshineed
St Austell, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 January 2017

Very clean hotel with all amenities you need. The staff are very friendly and helpful and go the extra mile to make your stay a good one. The breakfast is fantastic with lots of variety of food to choose from.

1Thank Sarah P
LaFortezzaGuestCare, Proprietario at Hotel La Fortezza, responded to this review

Wowww Sarah, many thanks for the time you spent to write this fantastic review !! I'm super happy that you appreciated all the daily efforts of the Staff and that you enjoyed both the buffet breakfast and the hotel cleanness. I really hope to host you again here in Florence. All the best, Claudio Biondi

Reviewed 15 January 2017

Very friendly and helpful staff at the reception and for breakfast. A good price quality level. The breakfast has a variety of choises. Including a small pancake and omelet machine. I really liked the pancakes!

Thank ellens942
LaFortezzaGuestCare, Proprietario at Hotel La Fortezza, responded to this review

Amazing score Ellens, thank you very much for the fantastic review !! I'm really glad that you apprecciated both the buffet breakfast and the helpfulness of all Staff members. Hoping to host you again, kind regards. Claudio Biondi

Reviewed 6 January 2017

Very clean and comfortable room. Great variety of foods available for breakfasts. Staff were wonderful and went to a lot of trouble for us. They even prepared some breakfast for us to take before the 7am breakfast start time.

Thank Richard P
LaFortezzaGuestCare, Proprietario at Hotel La Fortezza, responded to this review

Thank you Richard for having been our Guest and for the amazing score of five assigned to us !! I'm very glad that you fully enjoyed your stay and our services. I wait you for the next time in Florence, kind regards. Claudio Biondi

Reviewed 4 January 2017

A very nice hotel over all - nice room with en suite bathroom (pity the shower was a bit iffy even after it was looked at but it was usable). Breakfasts were brilliant and staff lovely - all but one. When we went to check out (on 28 December, around 7am), first the man on reception tried to charge us...

2Thank Elaine H
LaFortezzaGuestCare, Proprietario at Hotel La Fortezza, responded to this review

Dear Elaine, I'm very sorry for the troubles you had with the taxi even though I assure you that no one wanted to cheat you. Anyway I'm glad you overall enjoyed your stay at the Hotel La Fortezza and appreciated our buffet breakfast. Kind regards, Claudio Biondi.

Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

A massive thank you to Guiseppe for being so helpful, kind and efficient. From parking our car for us in the rather difficult to navigate car park to calling the rental car place and sorting out an issue with a dent in the car we hired (a horrible mishap of our doing!); he gave excellent advice about the sites to...

1Thank Nadira M

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Room Service
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel La Fortezza in Florence stands in a quiet residential area in an evocative 19th Century building which blends the grace of the classical style with the essential practicality of a contemporary one. Each room has FREE WI-FI and air-conditioning as well as ensuite bathroom with shower or bathtub, LCD TV with foreign channels, mini-fridge, safety deposit box, and telephone. The hotel is just 15 minutes on foot from the Historic Centre of Florence and very close to the Exhibition Centre "Fortezza da Basso". Every morning in the breakfast room we offer a rich buffet of sweet delights, fresh fruits, cold cuts, cheese, eggs and gluten-free products. It's really easy to reach Hotel La Fortezza by car and in the hotel grounds you find a convenient private car park, while if you come by train we are only 10 minutes on foot far from the S.M.N. Central Station. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel La Fortezza

Address: Viale Milton, 95, 50129, Florence, Italy
Region: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence
Price Range: $82 - $234 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel La Fortezza 3*
Number of rooms: 38
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Also Known As:
La Fortezza Florence
La Fortezza Hotel Florence
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#26 Best Value Hotel in Florence
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