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    Universo

    Piazza di Santa Maria Novella 20, 50123, Florence, Italy
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    • Excellent19%
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    3.0 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 22 June 2009

    We stayed at the Universo on June 11, 2009. It is nice, clean, very polite staff. The rooms are small but the mattresses are the best, bed sheets crispy and high quality. The bathroom is spotless. In the morning we had the best breakfast of...More

    Thank SuzieToronto
    Reviewed 28 May 2009

    Hotel Universo has modern rooms albeit the wallpaper is perhaps a little too °funky° and bright but it gives it character. The bathroom was a little small with the shower and the shower curtain leaving little to be desired. The curtain sticks to you when...More

    Thank merbear255
    Reviewed 7 May 2009

    Universo was the cheapest hotel we paid for compared to our other accomodations in Rome and Venice, and it was the BEST. Great location, right next to the beautiful Santa Maria Novella Piazza, our room window looked over the piazza which was gorgeous in the...More

    1  Thank whataboutkate
    Reviewed 29 April 2009

    We arrived into Florence on the Eurostar Train from Bologna Centrale on the Monday, we had two nights booked in the Hotel Universo before we headed off to San Gimignano for a friends wedding. We were greeted in the hotel reception by a man who...More

    Thank pocketpedro
    Reviewed 2 April 2009

    We went to Florence for the day from Rome and decided to spend the night. The location was PERFECT - one block from the Train station and across from the church. Everything was within walking distance. The staff were kind & friendly. The rate inexpensive....More

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    • Free Internet
    • Breakfast included
    • Room Service
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    • Breakfast included
    • Multilingual Staff
    • Room Service
    • Dry Cleaning
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    • Self-Serve Laundry
    • Room amenities
    • Air Conditioning
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    • Price range
    • US$99 - US$215 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 42
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    • Santa Maria Novella
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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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    Chris G
    18 February 2017|
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    Response from NYChichi | Reviewed this property |
    Both Front Desk attendants spoke English when we were there. You will find out that it is much more likely than not that Front Desk attendants at every hotel in a major Italian city WILL speak English.
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    Annabananna K
    23 January 2017|
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    I could respond yes or no and it really means zero--- The ONLY one that can give you a reliable answer is the Hotel management themselves. Email them.
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    CaAngie
    6 September 2016|
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    Response from enrique517 | Reviewed this property |
    No parking as far as I know. Great location facing a plaza and near the train station.
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    "Deluxe room (spacious/private bathroom) is great but I would request one overlooking the square in place of..."
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    "Ask for rooms with balcony on the upper floors with piazza views."
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    "As beforehand for a quiet room when you book"
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    "if you have use this hotel, avoid rooms on inside, Prefer rooms facing front."
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