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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed here last week and were very happy. The hotel is only 10mins walk from the train station and about the same from the Duomo. The room we had was comfortable and had a good bathroom and a little balcony with a small table and two chairs. The breakfast was good, although there weren't so many things to choose...

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Reviewed 1 November 2016

The hotel was conveniently located to all attractions as well as the train station, The hotel was clean and the staff was very helpful. The breakfast was simple but good. We enjoyed our stay at Hotel Galileo. We would recommend this hotel to friends.

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Athens, GA
Reviewed 31 October 2016

A convenient, clean, and good value hotel. The welcome was friendly and helpful. The free breakfast had sufficient variety for most tastes. We visits a restaurant around the corner, I Toscano, which we can also recommend for a tasty and expensive meal.

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Adelaide, Australia
Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

This hotel is possibly the worst hotel I have stayed in. Although check in was a pleasant experience it was downhill from here-on in. Firstly the lift...the most disgusting smell ever..it did not get better over 5 days. Secondly, the noise...when you can stand in the corridor and hear conversations from within nearby rooms speaks volumes for privacy. Every time...

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Fareham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Not far from station, extremely helpful staff. My friend and I thoroughly enjoyed our stay. it was small but was clean and breakfast adequate, I wouldn't hesitate to stay there again if I went to Florence.

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Winchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 October 2016

we stayed at the galileo hotel for four nights, at begining of october 2016, some would say the decour was a bit tired, for us it was just right, it gave an atmosphere of old florence, room was clean ,shower worked well , the hotel is central and easy walking distance to most attractions, reception staff friendly and helpfull, continental...

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New Delhi, India
Reviewed 28 September 2016

Good staff I really like interior of the hotel of the room nice and sweet. Rooms were BIG I loved my room very sweetly done in pink old style with very cute look. Staff was also good location is brilliant extremely close to the railway station walking distance I must say and close to the market and restaurants. It’s a...

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Doha, Qatar
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

The only good thing is that this hotel is near train station, super tiny room and bathroom, old furniture,old accessories at bathroom, employees are just ok .. doing their job, the guy at the reception will give you basic information and will not take any extra step to answer further questions, barely meets expectations, place is good enough for a...

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Derby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 September 2016

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Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

The Galilleo Hotel is located central to the most sight seeing places in Milan. Recommendation to nearby restaurants were spot on, as it was mostly visited by locals. Room clean and comfortable. Breakfast is enough to get you going for the day. Will return and recommend the hotel for budgeted travellers which want value for money

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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 )
  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
An elegant nineteenth-century building in the heart of an ancient city: among the hotels in Florence, Hotel Galileo welcomes guests into a calm and elegant environment, furnished in the best Tuscan-style tradition. You will have a pleasant stay or holiday in the city with all preferred comforts, surrounded by exquisite, authentic Florentine workmanship. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Galileo Hotel

Address: Via Nazionale 22A, 50123, Florence, Italy
Region: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence > San Lorenzo
Price Range: $80 - $259 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Galileo Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 29
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“Lift.In tall buildings in a town ilke Florence there wouldn't be "views" surrounded by narrow streets.”
 of 5 bubbles 708Yvonneh708, 18 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Not sure sorry”
 of 5 bubbles shrutijindal, 28 Sep 2016 | Read review
“I had a second floor room with a large window, of course with the window open there was a bit of noise but it was Italy, I didn't care.”
 of 5 bubbles tyderyiem, 22 Apr 2016 | Read review
“All rooms are basically the same and there is no advantage in having any one particular room.”
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“Rooms on the 2nd floor are warmer”
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