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Hotel Cosimo de'Medici

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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
Reviewed 21 September 2016

There's a few logistical challenges with this accommodation as there's an elevator up, but not going down and getting to the lobby and breakfast areas a bit confusing. Otherwise, the room was modern, spacious and though it had a street view it was not noisy. A huge benefit is having the train stations really close as well as the open...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 18 September 2016

Great hotel with modern amenities, fantastic location and extremely friendly staff. Our Staff member Ilaria at reception was an absolute gem. She was extremely helpful and friendly and helped us out in every way. The lady in the breakfast room every morning attended to our every need. She was so polite and accommodating. An extremely pleasant stay when visiting this...

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Stefano R, Direttore at Hotel Cosimo de'Medici, responded to this review

Dear Nadia, we are pleased to read Your review. It is a pleasure for us to know that You appreciated our Hotel and our staff. We reported Your nice worlds to Ilaria and to our breakfast lady Rita who are flattered and wish to thank You so much. They (and all of us!) hope to welcome You soon again. Un...

Bristol, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

All of the staff were really friendly and helpful, the room was very clean and comfortable, the location is near the station, good for day trips and just around the corner from the market, we walked everywhere from here so nothing is very far away! The breakfast had plenty of selection including a pancake machine and honey on the comb!...

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Stefano R, Direttore at Hotel Cosimo de'Medici, responded to this review

Dear Jake, Thank You for You comment and for have underlined the quality of our breakfast (we always try to offer fresh and tasteful products). We also thank you for the beautiful words You spend referred to the staff, who is always at Your assistance, 24 hs a day, 7 days out of 7. As far as our location, as...

Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

It's a simple hotel. I liked a lot the breakfast. The location of the hotel is very good as well. It's walk distance for the some museums (David) and for the main church. You can go around and enjoy a lot considering 29min walking. Close to the hotel there are some nice restaurants, and I found a laundry in the...

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Stefano R, Direttore at Hotel Cosimo de'Medici, responded to this review

Dear Guest, thank You for Your nice comment. We are glad to read that our Hotel was convenient for You and that You was satisfied in particular with the breakfast we offer, which includes fresh products like croissants, pecorino cheese, yogurt, fruits, cold and hot beverages, and much more (even glutin free products and seeds). As far as location, we...

Oldebroek, The Netherlands
Reviewed 14 September 2016

hotel in city centre, walking distance to all major touristic places, trainstation 200m. clean room, good working airco ( very quiet) , beds are good but slightly hard. staff very helpful. Breakfast till 10.00, good breakfast, cereals, egg/bacon, strong coffee:)

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Stefano R, Direttore at Hotel Cosimo de'Medici, responded to this review

Dear Guest, we wish to thank You for Your nice comment, we are so pleased to know that You appreciated almost every service we offer: from breakfast (with a wide offer of good products like eggs, cereals, bacon, wurtsel, ham, pecorino cheese, seeds, hot and cold beverage, cakes, croissant and much more else), to staff attitude and location. All our...

Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Very conveniently situated hotel in the heart of the city, walking distance to all the major attractions. The people at the reception were very nice, very kind. Breakfast was quite good. The internal structure of the hotel is a bit funny as it is part of a restored, repurposed building so you need directions to get to your rootm. The...

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Stefano R, Direttore at Hotel Cosimo de'Medici, responded to this review

Dear Guest, we would like to thank You for Your nice comment and for having underlined our excellent location, in the centre of Florence, at walking distance from the Duomo and from any other historical building You could see in Florence. As You wrote, our Hotel is part of an historical palace of 17th century and is characteristic of Renaissance...

Hamilton, New Zealand
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

Just a stones throw from the railway station this hotel exceeded our expectations. Located within walking distance of all the major attractions the hotel is well appointed with friendly, helpful, professional staff who ensure that all your requirements are seen to efficiently and effectively. Breakfast is great and we found some really good local restaurants to eat at. We had...

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Stefano R, Direttore at Hotel Cosimo de'Medici, responded to this review

Dear Jean and Ian, thank You from our heart for Your review. We always try to offer an efficient and, on the same time, professional service. Reviews like Yours are the best reward for our job! As far as location, it is absolutely convenient, just 5 minutes walk from the Duomo and in front of the station, and the breakfast...

Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Location by the main train station, walking distance to Medici Chapel, Duomo and old town. Our room was great, ac fine, corridor a bit noisy in the mornings breakfast rush. The staff very nice and helpful in organizing museum reservations. Little hard to get to by car! Parking space in the court, the entrance can be missed very easily!

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Tainan, Taiwan
Reviewed 24 August 2016

The reception was nice, The breakfast was yammy. The room was clean & lovely. But the hotel was not senior-friendly. We were told the lift was not to be used unless for checking in & out because of the luggage. But one of us was over 80. It was too much for him to use the stairs, considering his knees!...

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Stefano R, Direttore at Hotel Cosimo de'Medici, responded to this review

Dear Guest, we thank You for You comment and for Your nice words about the welcoming Reception and the tasty breakfast we offer, which includes several products that are not available in other 3 stars Hotel, such as honey cake, express-made pancakes, seeds, glutin free products, pecorino cheese with marmelades, besides more traditional croissant, cakes, bread, fresh fruit, cereals, yoghurt,...

Southampton
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We stayed here for three nights in July, arriving and leaving by train so this hotel was ideal as it is so close to the station. Reception staff were welcoming and helpful and our room was a good size with a large bathroom. The breakfast provided more than enough each day and was available in a quaint dining room that...

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Stefano R, Direttore at Hotel Cosimo de'Medici, responded to this review

Dear Guest, we would like to thank You for Your nice words. We are always pleased to know that our former guests wish to recommend us, because nothing is more important than opinion by former guests who have experienced the quality of our services. Our breakfast room, as well as the whole hotel, is charming because the building we are...

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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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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Laundry Service
  • Concierge
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Cosimo de' Medici is ideally located in the heart of the historic center of Florence, in front of the Santa Maria Novella train station, a few minutes' walk from the Duomo and from all the most important museums and churches of the city, and from the most famous boutique and fashion stores. Nevertheless, it is locates out of the restricted area and can be reached by cars. The Cosimo de' Medici offers 26 rooms decorated with tastefull furnitures, all recently restaured, that will accommodate our guest in a warm and comfortable atmosphere. Each room has a private, internal bathroom, and is equipped with: frigobar, safety box, air conditioning, telephone, TV with satellite and free Wifi access. In addition to this, a small parking area can be booked for only 15 euro per day. Our Reception, open 24 h a day, is at Your full assistance before, during and after Your stay for any need You may have. In particular, we will be pleased to arrange for You tours, to book museums and restaurants, to provide a babysitter for Your kids, and to store Your luggage (free of charge). ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Cosimo de'Medici

Address: Largo Fratelli Alinari 15, 50123, Florence, Italy
Region: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence > San Lorenzo
Price Range: $107 - $319 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Cosimo de'Medici 3*
Number of rooms: 26
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Also Known As:
Hotel Cosimo De Medici
Cosimo De Medici Hotel
Hotel Style:
#118 Romantic Hotel in Florence
#140 Family Hotel in Florence
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