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Located in San Lorenzo, Hotel Athenaeum is a leisurely stroll from popular sights such as Cathedral of Saint Mary of the Flower and Accademia Gallery. This 61-room, 4-star hotel has free breakfast, free in-room WiFi, and a fitness center. San Lorenzo Church and Florence Baptistery are also a short walk from this Florence hotel.

Dining

Start your day off right with a free buffet breakfast. Enjoy a leisurely bite to eat at the onsite restaurant, or have a drink at the bar/lounge. Savor a meal from the comfort of your room with room service.

Rooms

Hotel Athenaeum's 61 soundproofed rooms provide minibars, free newspapers, and safes. Guests can expect flat-screen TVs with digital channels, along with free WiFi and wired Internet. Bathrooms offer hair dryers, free toiletries, and bidets. Desks are also standard.

Property features

At Hotel Athenaeum, guests have access to a fitness center, free WiFi in public areas, and conference space. Self parking is offered for EUR 24 per day. Front-desk staff can answer questions 24/7, and assist with dry cleaning/laundry, concierge services, and luggage storage. Additional amenities include a business center, a computer station, and a library.

Highlights

  • Walking distance to Cathedral of Saint Mary of the Flower and Accademia Gallery
  • Free buffet breakfast
  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Onsite dining

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Guests can start the day with a complimentary breakfast buffet. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available throughout this Florence hotel, including on the patio. The private inner garden is a soothing retreat with waterfalls, fragrant flowers, and lush greenery. The hotel's Riflessi Restaurant showcases Italian cuisine, with a focus on the fresh foods and famous wines of Tuscany. The Gallery Bar overlooks the garden. Room service is available limited hours.

In addition to complimentary use of bicycles, Hotel Athenaeum offers a putting green, billiards room, and fitness center. The hotel permits pets.

  • Free breakfast 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Use of nearby fitness center (discount) 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Restaurant 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Business center 
  • Conference space 
  • Meeting rooms 
  • Total number of rooms - 61 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Express check-out 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Express check-in 
  • Number of floors - 4 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Library 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Concierge services 
  • Billiards or pool table 
  • Computer station 
  • Luggage storage 
  • One meeting room 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Garden 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Self parking (surcharge) 
  • Year Built 2004 
  • Fitness facilities 
  • Free WiFi 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Soundproofed rooms  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired high-speed Internet

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Self parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Minibar 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Bidet 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Desk 
  • In-room safe 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Cribs/infant beds available 
  • Digital TV service 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • Soundproofed rooms 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Free wired high-speed Internet 

Where to Eat

Hotel Athenaeum serves a complimentary breakfast buffet each morning.

Riflessi Restaurant - Serving creative Tuscan-influenced Italian dishes.

The Gallery Bar - Stylish lounge with a full bar.

Room service - Available limited hours.

Nearby Things to Do

Hotel Athenaeum's fitness room offers modern cardio equipment, along with complimentary juice and apples. A first-floor terrace includes a putting green. A billiards room is also on site. Bicycles are available for guests' use at no extra charge.

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or nearby; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby 
  • Bicycle rentals nearby 

Accessibility

To make special requests for accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Pets

  • Pets stay free

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

24-hour check-in

Pets allowed (no fees)

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:
  • A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 4.50 per person, per night, up to 7 nights. This tax does not apply to children under 12 years of age.
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Self parking fee: EUR 24 per day
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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We should mention

All guests, including children, must be present at check-in and show their government-issued photo ID card or passport. Cash transactions at this property cannot exceed EUR 2999.99, due to national regulations. For further details, please contact the property using information in the booking confirmation. Children 6 years old and younger stay free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.


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