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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

We arrived at the hotel and they tell you they have free wifi everywhere, it worked in the lobby but as soon as we got to the room it stop working, i called a couple of times to the reception desk and no answer. Went downstairs to the desk and told them that the AC would not stay on longer... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2016

Stayed here overnight as had an early start for a 7am flight from Pisa Airport. The staff at reception were very kind and helpful. I was told that a shuttle transfer would cost 15 euros, but that as another three passengers had booked we would each pay 4 euros, so worth asking if there is a shuttle to share. The... More 

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Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

Perfect location near airport, 5 minute drive. Cute place, the art throughout the hotel is amazing to look at. Restaurant was amazingly delicious!!!! However, our room smelt so bad when we got to it, like a horrible incense smell. We had to open the window and prop the door open for about 30 minutes to air it out. the room's... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 October 2016

awful! room awful,stinking of smoke. aircon useless, spent the night awake trying to breadth. uncomfortable bed. awful awful lunch food.bad receptionist (excluding george). it really really was an awful experience. and 15 euro for the hotel shuttle bus to drive you four minutes to the airport for 15e! disgraceful. not a good last night in italy!

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Here is from where the confusion comes! First and last name used by two different hotels! Galilei is located at near the highway and Galileo is in the center not far from the leaning tower. The hotel I am reviewing is Galilei! Some of the reviewers on TripAdvisor have confused this with Galileo Hotel. Even TripAdvisor is listing tow Galilei... More 

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Jakarta, Indonesia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 September 2016

Nice hotel, comfortable the room and spacious room. The bed is ok, AC is ok. Wifi is working as the staff gave you the info on how to login. For a one night stay is comfortably nice. The staff is nice.

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Thank Chris H
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 20 September 2016

This hotel is below average, There is no effective soundproofing, you can hear people talking in the room above. Shower is a trickle, non-thermostatic affair cutting out every 60 seconds or so, switching to cold water and then scalding you with hot water immediately after. The decor is a "90's student dorm" style with really no redeeming features I can... More 

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Thank AVZero
monica b, Direttore vendite at Hotel Galilei, responded to this review

Dear AVZero, hotel position is clearly indicated on our websites and easy you can find on Google all info. If you would prefer a walking distance from the airport maybe 1 km it is not the right one to go by feet. Kind regards Monica Marketing office More 

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Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Though we stayed here for only one night, the hotel proved to be nib for our stay. The room was spacious , very clean and comfortable. The lobby area was also well maintained and well lit and provided a nice place for a chat! The breakfast spread was nice and offered good variety.

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Thank Bidyun K
Colombo, Sri Lanka
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Reviewed 8 September 2016

A nice hotel, convenient to stay If you are visiting "THE LEANING TOWER OF PISA",as its very close by. The room was comfortable & clean. The wash room is so bright & Beautiful, it is a very welcoming sight as You enter the bed room. The Breakfast was great, a good choice, staff very courteous & friendly. The Interior decoration... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2016

We specifically chose this hotel in order to get an early sleep. Although the hotel seems to be close to the airport, it has to be reached by taxi. When we arrived to the airport there weren't may available taxis and we had to wait in line for about an hour. The cost is about 10 euros each way. I´d... More 

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Thank Anna C
monica b, Direttore vendite at Hotel Galilei, responded to this review

Dear Anna C, Hotel Galilei is also offering a nice transfer service you can book in advance to be sure to find a transportation at your arrival. We well know there are some period and day time it is very difficult to find a taxi available. For your next stay, plan your transfer in advance contacting Reception after your reservation... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
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  • Wheelchair Access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Breakfast
  • Laundry Service
  • Banquet Room
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Conference Facilities
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  • Airport Transportation
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Hotel Galilei, modern 4* hotel with 153 rooms with all comforts within 2 Junior Suite. Strategic position to visit Pisa and surroundings. 6 Meeting rooms well equipped. Bar and Restaurant opened from the morning till late evening. Transfer service fro/to Airport or city center, on payment, to booking in advance. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Hotel Galilei

Address: Via Darsena 1, 56121, Pisa, Italy (Formerly Golden Tulip Galilei - Pisa)
Region: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Pisa > Pisa
Price Range: $105 - $150 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Hotel Galilei 4*
Number of rooms: 153
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Also Known As:
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My Onehotel Galilei Pisa
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#8 Luxury Hotel in Pisa
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“Book the room in advance if planning your stay in August (Vacation period)”
 of 5 bubbles Nikit_Deshmukh, 19 Aug 2016 | Read review
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“Not walking business to airport. Otherwise lovely hotel”
 of 5 bubbles Capanni, 25 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Rooms on higher floors are good, elevators can be confusing”
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