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Reviewed 23 June 2015

Hotel is on a small and beautiful street with almost no sidewalk. Great location. Staff was very nice, Good breakfast that you can enjoy on the terrace, Nice and modern bathroom. Very clean hotel, room and bath. Great WiFi! We where a family of 4, the room was a little tight. As many European hotels. the reception is on the...

1Thank naya58
Daytona Beach, Florida
Reviewed 21 May 2015

Its located down a bumpy cobblestone street thats used as a shortcut for scooters and cars in the evening and the rooms street side capture all that. The hotel is up one flight of stairs and the tile floors inside amplify any noises made from inside. Breakfast consisted of breads, cheese, ham, and a coffee multi-machine. The showers had either...

1Thank SodaMichael22
Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 1 April 2015

Very nice staff. Good breakfast. Great water pressure for the shower. Only a couple blocks from the train station and within walking distance to anywhere in the city. I made a mistake in booking a double bed instead of two singles and the staff was happy to help out and fix the problem.

Thank Jeff B
Reviewed 12 March 2015

The hotel is very close to the central station, everything is so close to the main city attraction and shopping, clean hotel, breakfast is decent, but the staff are outstanding especially Dominico, he is always anticipating your needs.

5Thank abdelhadi
Santa Fe, New Mexico
Reviewed 1 October 2014

I was put into this hotel by one I had a reservation with that could not fulfill it. They said Monica is a comparable, two star hotel, but I think otherwise. The location isn't too bad; very close to the train station and a modest walk to city center. The bed was saggy, the street noise kept me up, the...

1Thank ggold113
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 27 September 2014 via mobile

Excellent location just down the road from a lovely strip of restaurants and a short walk to touristy attractions. Room was big! Everything was clean and tidy. Breakfast was fine. Only way up to the hotel was a flight of stairs. Not good for pregnant lady with suitcases. Noisy inefficient air-conditioning

2Thank Kymmiee
New Delhi, India
Reviewed 5 August 2014

The plus point was that the rooms were clean. The hotel is quite close to the train station, and finding it was quite easy. Florence is small so everything is walkable from the hotel. Staff was great. Breakfast was fine - good value for the price point. Wifi was working fine.

Thank Jitesh M
Virginia Beach, Virginia
Reviewed 12 July 2014 via mobile

This place is not a five star hotel so do not walk in expecting that. It took us a minute to adjust when we first arrived. The room was small and the four of us each had a small cot like bed. Very small window kind of made us feel closed in. However, for the price....the location was excellent. The...

3Thank scott j
Paranaque, Philippines
Reviewed 18 May 2014

Locaton. walking distance from main train station. bus stations also nearby. fastfoods like burger king just few steps away. Reception. we met couple of guys and they are both very nice and pleasant. Our room. average but as expected from the reviews Ive read before booking it. room would have been more comfortable if they added more lighting. we only...

3Thank i_luv_pinas
Las Cruces, New Mexico
Reviewed 21 November 2013

We stayed at the Hotel Monica for three nights this past October. We found the room a bit spartan but otherwise clean and comfortable. The accommodations were basic but the location and price were right. The hotel is located only a couple blocks from the train station and within easy walking distance of all the major tourist sites in the...

Thank Work2Roam

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San Lorenzo
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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Additional Information about Hotel Monica

Address: Via Faenza 66, 50123, Florence, Italy
Region: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence > San Lorenzo
Price Range: $60 - $190 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel Monica 2*
Number of rooms: 14
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“Might request a room away from the shared bathrooms as it can be noisy at night.”
  • View of my second story balcony.
 of 5 bubbles O3337HOstevel, 12 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Maybe room on the second fl, ( I think there is a third fl). there is no elevator.”
 of 5 bubbles 38mariaelenab, 1 Aug 2016 | Read review
“choose one at the back with better views.”
 of 5 bubbles michaeldX7705HY, 14 Oct 2015 | Read review
“There is a patio by the reception that you can enjoy when the weather is nice.”
 of 5 bubbles abdelhadi, 12 Mar 2015 | Read review
“Street-side rooms will have traffic noise as Via Faenza can be quite busy until the late-night hours.”
 of 5 bubbles Work2Roam, 21 Nov 2013 | Read review
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