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    Helvetia & Bristol - Starhotels Collezione

    Via De' Pescioni 2, 50123, Florence, Italy
    011 39 390 552 6651
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    • Excellent63%
    • Very good22%
    • Average8%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible4%
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    “old world” (7 reviews)
    “glass ceiling” (2 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Breakfast Buffet
    Air Conditioning
    Non-Smoking Rooms
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    5.0 Star Hotel
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    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
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    Reviewed 5 September 2017

    The hotel is in the city centre, at few minutes walking distance from all the important central touristic attractions (Plazza della Signoria, Uffizi Galleries, Palazzo Vecchio, Ponte Vecchio, Basilica di Santa Croce, Santa Maria del Fiore... and so many other). The hotel is exquisitely elegant...More

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    Reviewed 24 August 2017

    You know what they say, "Location, Location, Location" and this is in the historical part of Florence...just by the Piazza della Repubblica and Palazzo Strozzi. Old world ambiance...antique furniture...beautifully decorated,,,modern up to date room and bathroom...helpful and polite concierge...wonderful buffet breakfast with a large selection....More

    1  Thank deeannc2015
    Reviewed 18 August 2017

    This hotel is amazing! Centrally located...just steps from the Duomo. We visited on our honeymoon and were welcomed with a bottle of champagne and chocolate, and a room upgrade. So nice! Very accommodating staff. Our room was huge; bed was so comfy! Perfect stay for...More

    Thank Agnes S
    Reviewed 12 August 2017

    My parents and I spent two nights in July in this beautiful hotel and, as returning guests we knew exactly what to expect, and that is service, location, comfort on the highest level! And hotel certainly exceeded our expectations which were already very high! Due...More

    Thank kulauzov
    Reviewed 9 August 2017

    We absolutely loved this hotel. Throughout our entire stay, the service was perfect and everyone was so helpful. The hotel itself is located in a great spot - convenient to the Duomo and many other places, making it super convenient. The hotel lobby is very...More

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    Florentia, as it was called by Latins, is permeated by
    an eternal beauty spread in all corners of the city.
    The historic center is characterized by the immensity
    of the Duomo, able to transport tourists into the
    brightest age of Florence: the Renaissance. Who does
    not know the Brunelleschi Dome, San Giovanni
    Baptistery and the Giotto’s Campanile? Everything is
    enclosed here and it would be easy to imagine the city
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    I am sorry i do not agree with the management, i would like to clarify that yes regarding my review of Hell Helvetia & Bristol, i did check in the room with 1 adult that is me and 2 children. IS the hotel trying to say that because i checked in with 1 adult and 2 children whose ages were 8 and 10 they allotted me the worst room in the hotel ? Also after complaining repeatedly the hotel the next day very reluctantly that too after my instance spoke to the hotel manager who eventually agreed to change my room where the Ac was finally working, i never asked the hotel for an upgraded room which they so claim they allotted to me the next day. Nevertheless it was one of my worst experiences at in Italy from all the hotels i have stayed so far. I will definitely not like to visit this hotel again. I had made this booking with orbitz and after my return back home from Italy i asked orbitz for a refund for the 1st night for the inconvenience caused to me they said they would check with the hotel and the response received by Orbitz from the hotel was sorry they cant do anything as they supposedly allotted me a better room the next day which i never ince asked for the only thing asked by me was a working Air conditioner and also the hotel responded by saying because i was 3 guests it was not possible. If they had issues with the 3rd guest ( 1 adult and 2 Children) sharing the room they should have made this issue at the time of check in, they should have told me at the time of check in about any charges etc if any about the 3rd guest, they did not raise this issue as there were 2 children who were sharing the room with me. Its no justification for not paying compensation or refunding the amount for the 1st night for the terrible stay at the hotel.
    10 June 2017|
    Response from lindajp |
    If you don't buy the bed and breakfast package, how much is the hotel's breakfast?
    Stefano S
    25 January 2017|
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    Response from Luana M | Property representative |
    Dear Madam, Dear Sir, we do have two lifts to reach the rooms in our hotel floors. Thank you. Best regards, LM
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    12 September 2016|
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    Response from Luana M | Property representative |
    Dear ecort2013, It is possible to reach the hotel by car, unfortunately we do not have parking available. It is possible to park the car in a Garage. The private Garage with which we usually work is the Garage International... More
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    "Everything you might need, address it to the reception desk personnel... they will solve it fast and..."
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    "We loved our large room #163 (deluxe double) which faces the west on a small street Via dei Pescioni."
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    "Centrally located"
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    "Rooms without city view are much more quiet"
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