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Hotel Globus

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Ontario
Reviewed 19 December 2005

Thanks to the great reviews here, we were ready to enjoy our stay at the Globus and at the beginning all signs pointed to a positive experience. However it was a bittersweet experience. My friend and I arrived on a Wednesday for a five night stay having booked two single rooms at a rate of 60 Euros a night each....

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5Thank Canadianknowitall
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Dear Guest, we read about the problems you went through and we would like to deeply apologize for those, but unfortunately, such issues are not in our control. For what concerns the noise coming from the disco, we were informed about it a few days earlier by other guests, that's why we contacted the Nucleo Ambientale of the local Polizia...

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los angeles, Ca
1 review
2 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 December 2005

Perfect location, next to main train station and no more than 5 minutes walk from the Duomo and the Uffizi Gallery. Our superior room was very clean and spacious, the bath-tube was lovely and we also enjoyed a nice view of Medici Chapels. It was also very quiet, although it was at the back of the hotel so this may...

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Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 13 December 2005

The Staff were also cheerful & helpful,The standard room was more than adequate & clean.The breakfast was good & service excellent.The location could not be better.We were truely happy with our choice.

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21 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 November 2005

Only a one night stay for us in Firenze but were really very lucky to have found Globus (thanks to everyone who bothers to add good as well as bad comments on hotels through Trip Advisor). We booked two single rooms but both had double beds in any case overlooking front of building. Both rooms had big storage units and...

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Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 26 November 2005

The Hotel Globus is in a wonderful location. An easy 5-10 minute walk from the train station and 5-10 minutes to the Duomo area or Accademia. The street market area is just around the corner for great shopping. We had a double superior room which was the largest room we have ever had in Europe. Plenty of room to keep...

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San Francisco, California
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Reviewed 28 October 2005

What can I say? My girlfriends and I toured all over Europe this summer, stayed at a number of three and four star hotels, but the best hotel for me is undoubtedly Globus. First of all, the location is fantastic. The Duomo is a 5-minute walk away, and so is the train station where tourists can catch the bus-tours (w/c...

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Glasgow, Scotland
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Reviewed 27 October 2005

Just back from our stay at Hotel Globus. The hotel had a lot to live up to because we had read some good reviews on this site, but I am happy to confirm that it's all true! The hotel is well placed for the sights; the rooms are small-ish but very clean and just what you need for a city...

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Berkeley, California
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15 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 October 2005

I stayed with my three girlfriends in the Globus Hotel in Room 101 this past summer. We had been staying in four star hotels throughout our European vacation, so we thought we would be roughing it by going to a 3 star hotel. But the only rough part about this hotel was leaving it. ;-) Ha ha! No seriously, I...

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Denver, Colorado
Reviewed 2 October 2005

Stayed at the Hotel Globus for three nights in September 2005. Good location, within walking distance to the train station and major sights. Also very close to the Mercato Centrale where I did most of my gift/souvenir shopping. Clean, comfortable room. I asked for a single and was pleasantly surprised to see that the room had a full sized bed...

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Providence, Rhode Island
Reviewed 27 September 2005

The staff, breakfast, location and free internet acces are great. We were a little disappointed though with how noisy the maids were at 8AM. The rooms were clean but the beds were less than desirable and felt like the hotel needs to invest in some new linens. Other than that, the Hotel Globus is a pretty good value.

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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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  • Breakfast included
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Breakfast included
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  • Self-Serve Laundry
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Globus was completely renovated in June 2016. The new reception area, located on the street level of Via Sant'Antonino, is now connected to all rooms thanks to our new elevator. The new breakfast area overlooks a small courtyard with a nice vertical garden. Our staff is a mixture of all ages, languages, cultures and countries, always smiling and willing to offer you tips on places to visit, restaurants to try. They're always there for you. For what regards our location, it is definitely one of the key features of Globus. The proximity to all the Santa Maria Novella train station and all main attractions, including the Duomo, both major museums (Uffizi and Accademia Galleries) or Ponte Vecchio, among others, makes it very easy to plan even the busiest day without the need to lose time getting from the hotel to your desired location. What makes our neighbourhood special though is definitely the Mercato Centrale, located just around the corner from here. In the morning, that is where you want to go if you're planning to buy some food to take back home, or simply want to try the famous Tuscan specialties, "trippa" and "lampredotto". Where this place shines though is the 1st floor, open from 10am until midnight. It's a big, modern open space with many restaurants, serving a variety of really delicious food. Make sure to check it out! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Globus

Address: Via Sant'Antonino 24, 50123, Florence, Italy
Region: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence > San Lorenzo
Price Range: $173 - $480 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Globus 4*
Number of rooms: 25
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Also Known As:
Globus Hotel Florence
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#41 Luxury Hotel in Florence
#103 Business Hotel in Florence
#119 Romantic Hotel in Florence
#121 Family Hotel in Florence
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“The first floor seemed good to me”
wrixton, 16 May 2017 | Read review
“The top floors have a nice view.”
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“room 102 got a nice long table attached to wall, lots of floor space upon entry.”
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“We had room 304. With a balcony :)”
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“pay somewhat more and ask for the larger rooms (307)”
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