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Hotel Santa Croce

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Toronto, Canada
Reviewed 3 April 2016

The experience was positive from booking to checkout. Booking was quick and simple, I needed to make a few modifications to my reservation and had a few questions about my stay there. Responses always arrived promptly and had a friendly tone to them that was not present in other B&B's during my trip through Italy. When we arrived, we felt...

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Hotel_SantaCroce, Proprietario at Hotel Santa Croce, responded to this review

Dear Stuart, Thank you so much for taking the time to write such a wonderful review about your stay at Hotel Santa Croce. We are very happy to see that you had a great time here at our hotel, and that you were pleased with everything we have to offer. Regarding the WiFi, we tried it and it works properly...

Naxxar, Malta
Reviewed 1 April 2016

This hotel is small but has all the basic needs. The staff are very helpful and polite and try their best to make your stay comfortable and enjoyable. It is clean and best suited to those who want to live in the very heart of the historic center of Florence. Their internet connection is superb! It is excellent value for...

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Hotel_SantaCroce, Proprietario at Hotel Santa Croce, responded to this review

Dear Nathalie, thank you for writing this lovely review. We are very happy to have a confirm also here that every detail of your stay was to your liking. We hope to see you soon. Best Wishes, Staff Hotel Santa Croce

Saitama Prefecture, Japan
Reviewed 31 March 2016

This hotel is very convenient because famous Pinocchio shop, a coin laundry, a market and the place to see are very close. We were Japanese family. This was s first stay to Florence. However, the staff was friendly and gave us a lot of information and advice for Florence. They are very wonderful staff. We strongly appreciate their correspondence and...

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Hotel_SantaCroce, Proprietario at Hotel Santa Croce, responded to this review

Dear Guest, thank you so much for taking the time to write this amazing review. We're very happy to see that you had a great time here. We are also delighted that you were pleased with everything we have to offer at our Hotel and thanks again for appreciating our advises. We hope we'll host you again as soon as...

Reviewed 26 March 2016 via mobile

This is a friendly hotel tucked away in the old part of the city, the perfect location for seeing all the major tourist sights. I walked from the train station as I only had a small trolley case, only took 10 minutes. Staff were helpful and polite, good facilities at a very reasonable price. I will recommend to all my...

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Hotel_SantaCroce, Proprietario at Hotel Santa Croce, responded to this review

Dear Helen, your review is amazing, thank you so much :-) All of our Dear Guests are Special for us and we are so happy if everyone appreciates the high regard we have for all of them. Thank you for choosing our hotel, we hope to have you again asap. Sincerely, Staff Hotel Santa Croce

Darlington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 March 2016 via mobile

I chose to stay hear again after my first visit in January. The reason I stayed here again is basically because it's clean, it's welcoming, it's value for money and it's well situated in the old part of Firenze that suited my needs. The rooms are basic but comfortable and the bathrooms are clean. This month stay was a better...

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Hotel_SantaCroce, Proprietario at Hotel Santa Croce, responded to this review

Dear Nicholas, thank you for choosing again our Hotel for this new stay in Florence. Thank you for your good review, we are so happy you had a very great time here with us. We hope to host you again as soon as possible. Sincerely, Staff Hotel Santa Croce

Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 7 March 2016

Judging from the reviews this hotel is a bargain place of beauty and we, sadly, booked three nights accordingly. It is not really a hotel being a nest of perhaps 10 rooms crammed into a tenement or its equivalent. Friendly yes, bargain no. Bearing in mind that Italy is the home of friendly hotels this place is unexceptional in that...

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Hotel_SantaCroce, Proprietario at Hotel Santa Croce, responded to this review

Dear Mr. Roland, we regret that you didn't have a good time here and you didn't appreciate the value of our small hotel that is an historic building dating back to the 600s in the heart of the historic center. This is your opinion and we respect it, but we have to write these following things for all other Customers...

Slidell, Louisiana
Reviewed 24 February 2016 via mobile

I loved this place! It was small but rich in history and charm. It is a very old building so no elevators. But it's not bad climbing steps. They did offer to help with the luggage but we were good we had convertible luggage that could be a backpack which was great for this hotel and our trip. I would...

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Dear Suzette, Thank you for writing your lovely experience of stay at Hotel Santa Croce and for sharing your nice pictures. We are very happy you had a great time here and we hope you'll be back as soon as possible. Sincerely, Staff Hotel Santa Croce

Godalming, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 February 2016

Friendly staff - nothing was too much trouble. Ideal location for 'old' Florence. Stayed in room 204, it was small and the shower very small. That said we only used the room to change and sleep in. All the staff were amazingly helpful. Would stay there again.

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Dear Guest, thank you so much for your wonderful review, we are so happy you had a very great time here. We hope to host you again as soon as possible. Sincerely, Staff Hotel Santa Croce

Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 9 January 2016 via mobile

While holidaying in Italy we have used Rome as our base camp and spent short stays around the rest of Italy which brings us to the hotel Santa Croce in Florence. From the time we arrived they made us feel very welcome, explaining to us the history of the hotel and the local tourist highlights of the area. (As it...

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Dear Dickyrat, we're delighted to read that you enjoyed every aspect of your visit here. Thank you so much for the maximum score and thank you again for taking the time to write this lovely review. We look forward to hopefully welcoming you again soon. Sincerely, Staff Hotel Santa Croce

Queensland, Australia
Reviewed 5 January 2016 via mobile

My fiancé and I stayed at this hotel for about 4 nights in November and enjoyed it so much we wanted to extend our stay however we already had other travel plans. The two owners were great during our stay, going out of their way to help us whenever possible. They helped us decide on a tour of Tuscany along...

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Dear Rae, we would like to thank you for spending your time to write this wonderful review. We are very happy to know that you enjoyed your stay here and we are honored to be your favorite hotel in Italy. Please do not forget that here is your second home and we would be glad to host you again in...

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Staying in Santa Croce

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Santa Croce
Stop and stare at the beauty and symmetry of the Basilica of Santa Croce any time day or night. Unraveling around it are a number of architectural and artistic masterpieces, from the Synagogue to the Central National Library. As a hub for young people, the area gets busy with people who want to have fun: a continuous flow of tourists and locals become animated by songs and dances.
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  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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STAYING AT HOTEL SANTA CROCE gives the possibility to live a unique experience in the magical atmosphere of Florence. Small but welcoming, Hotel Santa Croce is immersed in the marvellous historical centre, right in the heart of the artistic, cultural and commercial life of the city. The Hotel is situated in an historical building dating back to the 600s and stands on the remains of an ancient Roman amphitheatre. The illustrious Michelangelo Buonarroti spent his childhood years in the adjoining house (there is a marble plaque showing evidence of this on the wall of the first floor). While just a few metres away you can find all of the most important monuments and museums, as well as the most renowned bars for those who would like a taste of the Florentine night-life. Situated only 100 metres from Piazza della Signoria, the Uffizi Gallery and Piazza Santa Croce (from where the Hotel's name derives), you can admire the enchanting Basilica where the remains of the greatest artists, writers, poets and scientists in Italian history are buried; we are also just a few steps away from il Duomo, il Battistero, the magnificent Campanile di Giotto and the Basilica of Santa Maria del Fiore and Santa Maria Novella, not to mention the precious Ponte Vecchio, under which Florence's rushing River Arno flows. Or if you would prefer to dedicate some of your free-time to shopping, you can spend hours walking up and down Via Tornabuoni or Via De Calzaiuoli discovering the best names in Italian, and international fashion. The breakfast room, cosy, warm and welcoming, will help you wake up in the best of moods. There is a 24-hour reception service and staff are always willing to help wherever possible. Enjoy your stay at Hotel Santa Croce ! ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Santa Croce

Address: Via de Bentaccordi, 3, 50122, Florence, Italy
Region: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence > Santa Croce
Price Range: $84 - $251 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Hotel Santa Croce 2*
Number of rooms: 10
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Santa Croce Florence
Santa Croce Hotel Florence
Hotel Style:
#30 Family Hotel in Florence
#36 Romantic Hotel in Florence
#55 Business Hotel in Florence
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“Ask for rooms in first floor since there is no lift”
 of 5 bubbles 699krishnaprasads, 30 Dec 2016 | Read review
“Great location for exploring Florence.”
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“We were on the third floor. Was quiet and pleasant.”
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“We loved our ground floor room. It opened into the breakfast area, and no stairs to climb”
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“There is no lift as it's a very old building.”
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