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“Good value for money”
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Hotel Rex
Ranked #345 of 412 Hotels in Florence
Osimo, Italy
Level 4 Contributor
27 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Good value for money”
Reviewed 18 January 2012

The location is perfect: few minutes walk from Santa Maria Novella station and the center of the city. Clean and large enough room and bathroom even if some tiles were broken. Breakfast included was good enough: could be better if served with a "smile" on the face of the waitress.
WiFi connection was free but available just in the lobby.
The price was really good.

  • Stayed December 2011, travelled with friends
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New York
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 January 2012

Hotel Rex was very centrally located. You can walk to the duomo in about 10 minutes. The hotel was very clean and the staff was friendly. The room was very nice. Bed was super comfortable. GOod water pressure in the shower and lots of hot water! We had some trouble with the toilet not wanting to flush but we eventually got the hang of our quirky bathroom. All in all I would recommend this hotel. Comfortable and great price!

  • Stayed December 2011, travelled with friends
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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11 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 29 November 2011

We had a very good stay at the Hotel Rex. The location was great. Good breakfast. The staff was very helpful and responsive to requests.

We were four in a quad which was a bit small but we managed.

I would rate it a good overall value and would recommend it.

  • Stayed November 2011, travelled with family
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1 Thank Kevin K
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rome
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Reviewed 27 November 2011

The hotel was clean and staff extremely helpful and friendly. Location was a great plus. Not a bad place at all to stay while visiting Florence. I would certainly this for the price also. The breakfast was a bit scarce and could use some improvement. Overall, I would recommend the Hotel Rex.

  • Stayed June 2011, travelled with family
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Thank droony
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sangiorgio, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Hotel Rex, responded to this review, 29 November 2011
Dear sirs,
we thank you very much for your nice review.

You will be always welcome in our Hotels.
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Wayland, Massachusetts
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 November 2011

Good location. Friendly staff. Clean. Decent breakfast. Decent value. Stayed there July 2009.

  • Stayed July 2011, travelled with family
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Lewes, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 9 November 2011

We always stay at the Rex when we are in Florence because it is right where it's at, in the middle of the city, in a street that is the "real" Florence with wonderful authentic restaurants and friendly Florentine people. Michelangelo's masterpieces are just round the corner and so is the fantastic food market. The hotel isn't plastic or bland but has the imprint of time which gives it its unique character. Some of the negative reviews stem from people who like alll hotels to be the same I suspect. It may not be the swishest place in town but when you stay here, you know you are in Florence.

  • Stayed August 2011, travelled as a couple
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1 Thank Colin B
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Bucuresti, Bucuresti, Romania
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Reviewed 8 November 2011

We picked Rex because it is close to the train station and at the same time close to a lot of places we'd visit.

  • Stayed March 2011, travelled as a couple
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Thank Condeescu M
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Property: Hotel Rex
Address: Via Faenza 6, 50123, Florence, Italy
Region: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence > San Lorenzo
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Room Service Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
Ranked #345 of 412 Hotels in Florence
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Rex 3*
Number of rooms: 31
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Family owned & managed with modern ensuite facilities; located 200 meters from Santa Maria Novella Rail Station; near the Duomo. ... more   less 
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