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Hotel Balestri

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The Balestri Hotel is located in the heart of Florence, on the right bank of the Arno river, few steps from the Ponte Vecchio (Old Bridge), Palazzo Vecchio and the Uffizi Gallery. Close to the Hotel is Via Tornabuoni, the world known shopping street with the greatest international high fashion brands.
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Property amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Room Service
Wheelchair Access
Public Wifi
Breakfast included
Dry Cleaning
Laundry Service
Concierge
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Babysitting
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Non-Smoking Rooms
Air Conditioning
Family Rooms
Accessible rooms
Minibar
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HOTEL STYLE
River View
Great View
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Location
Full view
100Great for walkers
Grade: 100 out of 100
1230Restaurantswithin 0,5 km
545Attractionswithin 0,5 km
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All reviews arno river ponte vecchio great location galileo museum reception staff great breakfast buffet lovely hotel four star major sites italian hotels recommend this hotel fourth floor within walking distance small balcony main attractions beautiful city would stay again
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great location. We had a view of the river that was beautiful. The service was great and they are dog friendly which for us is a great plus Florence is best seen off season when it isn’t so crowded. The Christmas lights were up in...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Pat G
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We kicked off our honeymoon on this excellent hotel. On my booking, I let them know I was staying as part of my honeymoon trip. As soon as we arrived, the atmosphere was very nice and even though we checked in late (almost midnight) they...More

Date of stay: November 2018
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Reviewed 13 November 2018

This hotel is in a great position. On the river near Ponte Vecchio. It is very close to the historical sites of Florence. The hotel is very clean and quite luxurious, the staff very friendly.the breakfast buffet very extensive. We had an end room on...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Cheryl B
Reviewed 12 November 2018

Can recommend Hotel Balestri both for the excellent location and their service. We needed a twin bedded room, but something had gone missing in the booking process so we were given a queen bed. The hotel staff managed, despite a fully booked house, to give...More

Date of stay: September 2018
Thank ToneLill
Reviewed 9 November 2018 via mobile

Stayed here for 2 nights in a fabulous room with stunning views. The room was a little more expensive but well worth it. The big bed was super comfy and I had an amazing nights sleep. Loved the fluffy robes and slippers! The bathroom was...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank Isabel P
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Larry-Pattie
10 September 2017|
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Response from jenaranjo31 | Reviewed this property |
It's 20 mins walking and 11 by cab. If you have plans, ask the front desk to order you a cab so it's waiting for you in the lobby. They are very helpful.
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JaradnRach
7 July 2017|
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Response from Hotel_Balestri | Property representative |
Dear Amani, the superior rooms are the entry level category and they do not have view o balcony guarantee. The room with balcony are 3 categories up "deluxe double river view with balcony"
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doglover523
20 May 2017|
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Response from Brian R | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I don't know as I don't smoke
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Room Tips
"Suites with balcony have killing views of city centre"
santiagovgc
2 weeks ago
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"Great corner room with views of the river overlooking the square.with a balcony on the first floor."
cherylbY8814YI
13 Nov 2018
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"Definitely get a room with a view of the river if you want to enjoy the sights"
WoodlandsMike
22 Oct 2018
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"At least get view of the river which would probably mean the sunset. But the river itself is nothing to..."
jaycollins51
02 Oct 2018
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PRICE RANGE
US$127 - US$378 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
balestri hotel florence
LOCATION
ItalyTuscanyProvince of FlorenceFlorenceUffiziFlorence Historic CenterSan Giovanni
NUMBER OF ROOMS
50
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