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Hotel San Gallo Palace

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Chesterfield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 May 2014

We found the San Gallo Palace impossible to fault. Our room was large and well equipped, had a balcony (although no view) and had the luxury of a pillows "menu", offering a choice and a change from standard hotel offerings. Our request for a kettle was quickly met and all dealings we had with the reception staff were characterised by...

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London
Reviewed 11 May 2014

The San Gallo Palace is a wonderful Italian villa style hotel. Very traditional in its styling, but bordering on dated, it's a comfortable base for exploring this wonderful city. The reception staff are simply first class. We had booked a deluxe room, however the air conditioning was not working when we arrived, and as our room was at the front...

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SanGalloPalaceFi, General Manager at Hotel San Gallo Palace, responded to this review

Dear Sir, thank you for your kind review; our guest satisfaction is our purpose and we always do our best to improve and get better. Regarding breakfast we apologize for the inconvenience and we will do our best to improve the above service. Best Regards Antonio Giorgio General Manager

Reviewed 10 May 2014

We have enjoyed our two stays in San Gallo Palace Hotel in the end of April and in the beginning of May 2014. The people who work there are very friendly and helpful. With their guidance, we have had a very good holiday in Florence. Our first room is rather big with a narrower balcony. The second room is smaller...

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Florence, Italy
Reviewed 8 May 2014

A beautiful small hotel situated just outside central Florence. Had a very good twin room overlooking the garden. It was super quiet, clean and comfortable. Marble bathroom with bath and shower, tasteful furnishings and good breakfast. Three minutes walk from the Hoppa bus stop. The staff deserve a special mention. They were all excellent. Would use this hotel again as...

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Brombrough
Reviewed 5 May 2014

A very nice hotel, polite helpfull staff, very clean, with great room service, and a nice bar in the hotel, and the breakfast room is very nice.A good location, not to far from the Arno, about a 15 min walk. Recommended .

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North West England
Reviewed 4 May 2014

A very nice hotel albeit around a fifteen minute quick walk from the city centre. Unfortunately this doesn't make it away from the hustle and bustle as the hotel is in direct view of the Piazza Della Liberta which is a four lane racing circuit around the St Gallo gate. We had the suite with the balcony overlooking the aforementioned...

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SanGalloPalaceFi, General Manager at Hotel San Gallo Palace, responded to this review

Dear guest, thank you so much for your suggestions; they are so helpful to improve our best offer. Regarding air conditioning we need to specify that our system is centralized but in each room guests are able to manage temperature and switch on and off. Unfortunately during your stay in Florence we were not licensed by law to switch on...

Reading, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 April 2014

Stayed here to be away from hustle and bustle of busy tourist city centre. Had a very good room on 3rd floor with a balcony. Very quiet at night so no problems sleeping. Clean comfortable room but unfortunately only a shower - no bath. Breakfast room in basement was fine with a decent range of food. The piazza Liberte outside...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 29 April 2014

My sister and I just came back from Florence where we stayed at the San Gallo for 7 nights. The room we had with two twin beds was very small. About a foot on either side of the bed. However, the bathroom was large and clean and just right for the 2 of us. The beds or should I say...

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Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 28 April 2014

This place really lives up to it's name! It was beautiful, located in a very nice and convenient area..close to the train station and to the tourist attractions. Had a nice breakfast and a good staff. Would definitely stay again.

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wiltshire
Reviewed 27 April 2014

Very Nice hotel. Good size Rooms for city. very clean rooms too. Friendly staff. When we booked we knew that the dirt centre was a 15 min walk. Although this was not a problem for us. It is worth considering if you may be considerably tired after a long days walk. Also the location is near a very busy roundabout....

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Staying in San Marco

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San Marco
The pleasant atmosphere of this residential area, a stone’s throw away from the Duomo of Florence, surprises everyone. A continuous flow of backpacking students provides the tranquil surroundings for the elderly residents who sit in Piazza San Marco to read the daily newspaper. Home to several universities, including the Academy of Fine Arts, San Marco is one of the most vibrant cultural centers in the city. A bridge connecting the modern cultural activity of Florence to its classic art, represented by the everlasting magnificence of the original David, resonates as a symbol of Florence and of Italy as a whole. Get lost in a Neoclassic world, a journey back in time through historic buildings like Spedale degli Innocenti (Hospital of the Innocents), San Marco church, Basilica della Santissima Annunziata, and natural jewels like the Botanical Gardens.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Room Service
  • Breakfast included
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
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  • Concierge
  • Multilingual Staff
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Additional Information about Hotel San Gallo Palace

Address: Via Lorenzo Il Magnifico 2, 50129, Florence, Italy
Region: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence > San Marco
Price Range: $136 - $302 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel San Gallo Palace 4*
Number of rooms: 56
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#33 Luxury Hotel in Florence
#42 Business Hotel in Florence
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#62 Romantic Hotel in Florence
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