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Located in Santa Croce, Hotel Balestri is within a 10-minute walk of popular sights such as Ponte Vecchio and Basilica of Santa Croce. This 51-room, 4-star hotel has free breakfast along with conveniences like free in-room WiFi and a rooftop terrace. It's in central Florence and also a short walk from Cathedral of Saint Mary of the Flower and Palazzo Vecchio.

Dining

Free buffet breakfast is included with your stay and awaits you each morning from 7 AM to 10:30 AM. Savor a meal from the comfort of your room with room service, or entertain your taste buds with a beverage at the bar/lounge or coffee shop/café.

Rooms

Hotel Balestri's 51 air-conditioned rooms provide minibars, free bottled water, and safes. Guests can expect to find free WiFi and satellite TV. Beds are dressed in premium bedding and bathrooms offer hair dryers and free toiletries. Rooms also include desks.

Property features

At Hotel Balestri, guests have access to a rooftop terrace, free WiFi in public areas, and express check-in. Valet parking is available for EUR 45.00 per day. The 24-hour front desk has multilingual staff ready to assist with dry cleaning/laundry, concierge services, and luggage storage. Additional amenities include express check-out, free newspapers, and laundry facilities.

Highlights

  • Walking distance to Ponte Vecchio and Cathedral of Saint Mary of the Flower
  • Free buffet breakfast
  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Bar/lounge

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

The hotel offers a coffee shop/café. A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast each morning. Public areas are equipped with complimentary high-speed wireless Internet access.

This business-friendly hotel also offers a rooftop terrace, tour/ticket assistance, and multilingual staff. Parking is available onsite for a surcharge.

Hotel Balestri is a smoke-free property.

  • Concierge services 
  • Use of nearby fitness center (discount) 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Express check-in 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Porter/bellhop 
  • Express check-out 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Coffee shop or café 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Rooftop terrace 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Total number of rooms - 51 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Number of floors - 5 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Smoke-free property 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Year Built 1888 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Premium bedding 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Minibar 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Bidet 
  • Shower/tub combination 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • In-room safe 
  • Desk 
  • Free WiFi 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Private bathroom 

Where to Eat

A complimentary buffet breakfast is served each morning between 7 AM and 10:30 AM.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Breakfast

Start your day with a free buffet breakfast, available daily from 7 AM to 10:30 AM. Room service is available during limited hours.

Nearby Things to Do

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

  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Scooter/moped rentals nearby 

Accessibility

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

  • Accessible bathroom 

Hotel Policies

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

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

No rollaway/extra beds available

No cribs (infant beds) available

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.
  • Valet parking fee: EUR 45.00 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.


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