$65 Avg/night
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Donatello Hotel Florence

3 stars
Piazza Indipendenza, 23, Florence, 50129
Hotel Overview
Reviewer score
3.4
out of 5
20 reviews
family

very good experience at it is clossy to anny kind of atraction, rrestaurnt and bank facilities See full review

  • de jesus
  • Aug 27, 2013
Great Weekend Hotel

Location was very convenient and located near train station and all sights. Staff was friendly. See full review

  • mdolio94
  • May 27, 2013
The three-star superior Hotel Donatello is located in one of the greenest and most tranquil squares in the center of Florence, just a few steps away from the principal monuments of the city and the Santa Maria Novella central train station. The 60 tastefully furnished rooms, all overlooking the tree-lined square or the hotel's internal garden, provide visitors with every comfort. Paid parking is available. Bar, Concierge,. Disabled facilities, Doctor on call, Internet access High-Speed, Lift / Elevator, Lobby, Non-smoking rooms, Parking facilities at cost, Reception, Room service, Safe deposit box, Smoke-free hotel and Tour desk.

Hotel Map

43.7807 11.2547
Area served
Florence.
Nearby airports
Amerigo Vespucci International Airport.
Area description
The three-star superior Hotel Donatello is located in one of the greenest and most tranquil squares in the center of Floren.

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Donatello Hotel Florence Rooms

Classic Double For Single Use Room
The bedding option for the room is one double bed or two twin bed. room offers Air conditioning, Bathroom amenities, Cable / Satellite TV, Color TV, Disabled facilities, Ensuite / Private bathroom, Hairdryer, Heating, Internet access, Mini bar, Non-smoking rooms, Safe in room, Telephone and Wake up Service.
Classic Double Room
The bedding option for the room is one double bed or two twin bed. room offers Air conditioning, Bathroom amenities, Cable / Satellite TV, Color TV, Disabled facilities, Ensuite / Private bathroom, Hairdryer, Heating, Internet access, Mini bar, Non-smoking rooms, Safe in room, Telephone and Wake up Service.
Classic Triple Room
The bedding option for the room is one double bed and one single bed or two twin and one single bed. room offers Air conditioning, Bathroom amenities, Cable / Satellite TV, Color TV, Disabled facilities, Ensuite / Private bathroom, Hairdryer, Heating, Internet access, Mini bar, Non-smoking rooms, Safe in room, Telephone and Wake up Service.
Classic Quadruple Room
The bedding option for the room is one double bed and two single bed or two twin and Two single bed. room offers Air conditioning, Bathroom amenities, Cable / Satellite TV, Color TV, Disabled facilities, Ensuite / Private bathroom, Hairdryer, Heating, Internet access, Mini bar, Non-smoking rooms, Safe in room, Telephone and Wake up Service.
Advance Booking Classic Double Room
The bedding option for the room is one double bed or two twin bed. room offers Air conditioning, Bathroom amenities, Cable / Satellite TV, Color TV, Disabled facilities, Ensuite / Private bathroom, Hairdryer, Heating, Internet access, Mini bar, Non-smoking rooms, Safe in room, Telephone and Wake up Service.
Advance Booking Classic Triple Room
The bedding option for the room is one double bed and one single bed or two twin and one single bed. room offers Air conditioning, Bathroom amenities, Cable / Satellite TV, Color TV, Disabled facilities, Ensuite / Private bathroom, Hairdryer, Heating, Internet access, Mini bar, Non-smoking rooms, Safe in room, Telephone and Wake up Service.
Advance Booking Classic Quadrupal Room
The bedding option for the room is one double bed and two single bed or two twin and Two single bed. room offers Air conditioning, Bathroom amenities, Cable / Satellite TV, Color TV, Disabled facilities, Ensuite / Private bathroom, Hairdryer, Heating, Internet access, Mini bar, Non-smoking rooms, Safe in room, Telephone and Wake up Service.

Amenities

  • High-speed internet
General
Concierge
Dining
Room service
Internet
High-speed internet
Accessibility
Handicapped rooms/facilities

Nearby points of interest

  • Basilica Of San Lorenzo: 0.2 mi
  • Mercato Centrale: 0.3 mi
  • Piazza San Marco: 0.3 mi
  • Museo di San Marco: 0.3 mi
  • Galleria dell'Accademia: 0.3 mi
  • Basilica di San Lorenzo: 0.3 mi
  • Medici Chapels (Cappelle Medicee): 0.4 mi
  • Basilica di Santa Croce: 0.4 mi
  • Laurentian Library (Biblioteca Medicea Laurenziana): 0.4 mi
  • Church of Santa Maria Novella: 0.5 mi
  • Duomo - Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore: 0.5 mi
  • Santa Maria Novella Train station: 0.5 mi
  • Duomo Museum (Museo dell'Opera del Duomo): 0.5 mi
  • Piazza del Duomo: 0.5 mi
  • Giotto's Bell Tower (Campanile di Giotto): 0.5 mi
  • Basilica Of San Lorenzo: 0.2 mi
  • Mercato Centrale: 0.3 mi
  • Piazza San Marco: 0.3 mi
  • Museo di San Marco: 0.3 mi
  • Galleria dell'Accademia: 0.3 mi
  • Basilica di San Lorenzo: 0.3 mi
  • Medici Chapels (Cappelle Medicee): 0.4 mi
  • Basilica di Santa Croce: 0.4 mi
  • Laurentian Library (Biblioteca Medicea Laurenziana): 0.4 mi
  • Church of Santa Maria Novella: 0.5 mi
  • Duomo - Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore: 0.5 mi
  • Santa Maria Novella Train station: 0.5 mi
  • Duomo Museum (Museo dell'Opera del Duomo): 0.5 mi
  • Piazza del Duomo: 0.5 mi
  • Giotto's Bell Tower (Campanile di Giotto): 0.5 mi
  • Centro Storico: 0.6 mi
  • Piazza della Repubblica: 0.6 mi
  • Museo di Palazzo Davanzati: 0.7 mi
  • Museo Nazionale del Bargello (Bargello Museum): 0.7 mi
  • Piazza della Signoria: 0.7 mi
  • Giardino Corsi: 0.7 mi
  • Sinagoga di Firenze e Museo ebraico: 0.7 mi
  • Giardino Della Gherardesca: 0.8 mi
  • Santa Maria Novela Basilica: 0.8 mi
  • Palazzo Vecchio: 0.8 mi
  • Uffizi Gallery (Galleria degli Uffizi): 0.8 mi
  • Corridoio Vasariano: 0.8 mi
  • Museo Galileo - Institute and Museum of the History of Science: 0.8 mi
  • Pitti Palace: 0.9 mi
  • Museo Stibbert: 1.1 mi
  • Boboli Gardens: 1.1 mi
  • Artemio Franchi Stadium: 1.3 mi
  • Piazzale Michelangelo: 1.3 mi
  • Cimitero Delle Porte Sante: 1.5 mi
  • Basilica di San Miniato al Monte: 1.6 mi
  • Fiesole: 2.7 mi
  • Baptistry (Battistero): 43.1 mi

Hotel Policies

Check-in:
1400
Check-out:
1100

Terms and conditions

Rates quoted in currencies other than the hotel's base currency are subject to the rate of the international exchange. Rate may change throughout stay. Rate may reflect average nightly rate. Extra charges may apply. Incidental charges, such as room service, are not included in the rate.

The amenities and/or facilities may not be located at the hotel, but within a reasonable distance, and additional charges may apply for use. All information has been provided by this hotel and not by Orbitz

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Guest Reviews (20)

Ratings and reviews for Donatello Hotel Florence

Overall score

3.7 / 5
5.01.0
7 out of 20
Amenities:
3.9
Room cleanliness:
4.6
Hotel staff:
3.9
Room comfort:
4.4
Location:
4.4
Value:
4.3

86% would recommend to a friend.

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Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
jimmy JIBIN
Business
New york
Sep 4, 2012

Perfect

Location was great, the rooms were great, and the staff was very helpful. All the reviews that said otherwise are incorrect. Breakfast was simple and sufficient. We booked the room at a good price, but everything else was at an extra charge There is a 25 euro city charge which I didn't know about, which was the only down side. A short walk from the duomo and the academia where David was held. It is about a ten minute walk from the Firenze SMN station, which is convinent.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Billa
Business
Miami, Florida
Jan 3, 2012

Unexpected gem

One usually doesn't expect much from a 3-star hotel, but this one beat all my expectations. The staff was friendly and courteous. The room was large, nicely appointed, with a roomy bathroom, refrigerator and even an in-room safe. Breakfast was included and good. And the location was very convenient, about 4 blocks from the train station and within easy walking distance of everything, yet in a quiet spot.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
5
Location:
4
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

Dining tip: Short walk from hotel

Lots of restaurants along the Via Nazionale going towards the train station. Found two that we really liked, one of them had free WiFi. And the food was fantastic.

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Review of Donatello Hotel Florence

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
California Grandparents
Business
Monterey Peninsula, CA
Jul 18, 2012

Great Hotel for family Summer touring

The Donatello is great for summer visits to Florence. Good air conditioning, heavy traditional window shutters, cool tile floors instead of sticky carpet, marble bathrooms, and breakfast tables outdoors in a pretty shaded courtyard. They accommodated our request for two rooms for a large family group with only one glitch in the reservation for one room on the first night. Walking distance to the Academia, Ufizzi, and Duomo, and not a bad walk from the train station.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
3
Room comfort:
4
Location:
4
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
MIMSIE
Business
Agoura Hills, CA
Jul 31, 2012

GREAT LOCATION

IT was close to train and 10 min walk to Academia and Uffizzi:)we just walked everywhere:) room was large and comfy. breakfast was nice.we got Free WIFI.only because our room was close to another hotel:) Donetelo was charging for it. Firenze was expensive but this hotel was a great value!

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

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Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
de jesus
Business
wakerust place
Aug 27, 2013

family

very good experience at it is clossy to anny kind of atraction, rrestaurnt and bank facilities

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
Trip purpose:

Business

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Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
Anonymous
Business
CA, USA
Jul 23, 2011

trip with children

traveled with husband and 3 and 7 yr old....spacious room...online i could only book a triple...wasn't sure if they were going to charge for my 3 yr old..when we got there the owner charged us about 22 euro a day for the 3 yr old...and explained it was necessary for the city tax/towel/breakfast/etc...our salzburg and venice hotel didn't charge a thing for our 3 yr old...so it was obviously owner discretion...room was fine..large enough to add an extra bed..bathroom was newly redone...air conditioner worked fine during heatwave (had to call reception to turn it on)good location for price.not too far from city center.10 min. straight walk from train station.both kids walked with ease...10 min. walk from accademia...if seeing david make a phone reservation with the museum directly to avoid crazy lines and surcharges that online sites charge..plus, more time slots are available via phone...the phone operators speak perfect english and we were able to book 8:15am reservation with only a 4.5 euro surcharge/ticket...best museum for kids is the leonardo da vinci hands on museum...just 5 min. from accademia..also right next to a grocery store...we stocked up on drinks and left them in the hotel mini fridge...hotel is a 1 hr train ride to pisa....kids enjoyed seeing leaning tower (must be 8 to climb tower and have reservation) and playing in the shaded grass areas....

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
3
Room comfort:
4
Location:
4
Value:
4
Trip purpose:

Business

Sightseeing tip: Short walk from hotel

good hotel for families...this hotel takes a lot of high school/college tour groups, but our room was on the top floor away from the noise and they also eat in separte dining facility...if your kids don't mind walking for 10-15 min...this hotel is close to just about everything....accademia, duomo, train station...there is also a park right in front of the hotel...and the hotel is not on a busy st

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Reviewer score

2
5.01.0
Bangor Trveler
Business
Bangor, Maine
Jul 6, 2013

Convenient location

A fire hazard. In order to go to the 3rd floor you have to take the elevator in the first building to the second floor and walk through a labirynth of corridors to find the second elevator to go to the 3rd floor. You need a week to find your way around. They want 25 euros to park your car. Difficult to find.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
2
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
4
Room comfort:
3
Location:
4
Value:
3
Trip purpose:

Business

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