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Hotel Alba Palace

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#75 of 421 Hotels in Florence
Certificate of Excellence
04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Jacksonville, Florida
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Wow! This hotel is a hidden jewel. This hotel is located extremely close to the train station in Florence. The walk from the train to the hotel is easily only about five minutes. The hotel is situated close to everything with only a 15 to 20 minute walk. The drab outside of the hotel does not begin to reveal the...

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Maidenhead, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEWvia mobile

As a party of four friends this was our first visit to Florence. We chose this hotel for its proximity to the centre and the railway station. Friendly staff, breakfast sufficient to start the day and very clean everywhere. The bed linen and bathroom towels were extremely clean and the beds comfortable. As the room was double glazed we heard...

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Atlanta, Georgia
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My wife and I and our two grown daughters stayed here last Christmas. It's usually very hard to find a hotel that can accommodate four people in one room, but this hotel had a wonderful room for us that had a loft, so we had two separate sleeping areas. The breakfast buffet included in the room rate was amazing, including...

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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at Hotel Alba Palace and had a beautiful experience. True style and elegance everywhere you look. Location is perfect as so central to everything. Rooms are nicely appointed and bathroom recently renovated.

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hotelalba, Responsabile reception at Hotel Alba Palace, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind feedback, It is a pleasure for us to learn that you enjoyed your stay with us! We hope to welcome you again soon

Koping, Sweden
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This hotel is only a couple of minutes walk from the railway station, and 10-15 minutes walk from the things you want to see in Florence. There is a good ambience and friendly staff, and the room was of good size. Very quiet thanks to double double glazing. Good breakfast with a lot of things to choose from. I will...

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hotelalba, Responsabile reception at Hotel Alba Palace, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your experience. We will be very happy to see you again at Hotel Alba Palace! We hope to have you back as our welcome guest!.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a lovely time staying at the Alba Palace, friendly and helpful staff, great location 5 mins from the train station, nice rooms, perfect for exploring Florence. Would use again and highly recommend it.

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hotelalba, Responsabile reception at Hotel Alba Palace, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind feedback, It is a pleasure for us to learn that you enjoyed your stay with us! We hope to welcome you again soon

Reviewed 11 April 2017

We thought that the location of this hotel was great, only about a ten-minute walk from the Duomo. Parking was an additional €25 per day, but we were able to load and unload at the hotel and they had a valet-style service to pick up/park/return the car to us when we were ready for it. The variety and quality of...

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hotelalba, Responsabile reception at Hotel Alba Palace, responded to this review

Thank you for sharing your experience. We will be very happy to see you again at Hotel Alba Palace! We hope to have you back as our welcome guest!.

Muscat, Oman
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Small old hotel in the middle of the old city center of Florance. Lovely hotel with friendly and helpful staff. This three star hotel offers good breakfast with variety of choices. There is snacks at the bar for all to enjoy free of charge. It's price is re-enable. Recommended.

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hotelalba, Responsabile reception at Hotel Alba Palace, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words. We are all very happy that you enjoyed your stay in our Hotel!! We really hope to see you again in Florence!!

Montreal, Canada
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Very nice, quiet hotel with only a five minute walk from the train station. Lots of restaurants around and just a few minutes walk from the Duomo. Almost all attractions are within walking distance from the hotel.. The breakfast was very nice and the staff were very friendly and helpful. I loved the bar in the lobby which always had...

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hotelalba, Responsabile reception at Hotel Alba Palace, responded to this review

Thank you for your contribution and for appreciating our hospitality! We really hope to see you again in Florence!!

Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

Very nice hotel very near to all of the main sites and within easy walking distance from the train station. The breakfast was very nice and the staff were very friendly. The hotel is on a busy street with a few restaurants the pizzeria a few doors down from the hotel serves lovely food including nice pasta dishes. We had...

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Thank you a lot of comment. We always try to make your stay as pleasant as possible for our customers! We expect you back at our hotel!

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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 area has plenty of local spots to taste Tuscan specialties, but don’t stop in the main streets alone; the narrower side streets always ensure satisfaction. The huge Parco Delle Cascine provides a solution to the need for a green area as well as a historic welcome in the form of a bronze statue of King Vittorio Emanuele II riding a horse.
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Adjacent to the cloisters of Santa Maria Novella in the historical center of Florence, the three antique buildings surrounding the covered courtyard, now our breakfast room, offer you a welcoming corner in typical Florentine style. Florence Hotel Alba Palace has united comfort in an antique Florentine dwelling and the care for detail by its attentive staff with the aim of making this hotel an authentic angle of hospitality. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Alba Palace

Address: Via della Scala 22/38r, 50123, Florence, Italy
Region: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence > Santa Maria Novella
Price Range: $140 - $323 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Hotel Alba Palace 3*
Number of rooms: 24
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Alba Palace Hotel
Alba Palace Florence
Hotel Style:
#32 Business Hotel in Florence
#43 Family Hotel in Florence
#71 Romantic Hotel in Florence
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