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Hotel River places you in Santa Croce, within a leisurely stroll of popular sights such as Ponte Vecchio and Basilica of Santa Croce. This 38-room, 4-star hotel has free breakfast along with conveniences like free in-room WiFi and a rooftop terrace. Centrally located in Florence, the hotel is also a short walk from Palazzo Vecchio and Uffizi Gallery.

Dining

Start your day off right with a free buffet breakfast. Order from room service to satisfy your hunger without leaving your room, or make new friends over drinks at the bar/lounge.

Rooms

All 38 recently renovated rooms provide minibars, safes, and desks. Guests can expect free WiFi and 32-inch LCD TVs with satellite channels. Bathrooms offer hair dryers and free toiletries, and beds are dressed in premium bedding.

Property features

At Hotel River, guests have access to a rooftop terrace, free WiFi in public areas, and laundry facilities. Valet parking is available for EUR 25 per night. Multilingual staff at the front desk are standing by 24/7 to help with dry cleaning/laundry, tours or tickets, and luggage storage. Additional amenities include a garden and a TV in a common area.

Highlights

  • Walking distance to Ponte Vecchio and Basilica of Santa Croce
  • Free buffet breakfast
  • Free WiFi in rooms and public areas
  • Bar/lounge
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Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

A bar/lounge is on site where guests can unwind with a drink. Guests can enjoy a complimentary breakfast. High-speed wireless Internet access is complimentary.

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

Hotel River has designated areas for smoking.

  • Bar/lounge 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Total number of rooms - 38 
  • Number of floors - 4 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Designated smoking areas 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Garden 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Laundry facilities 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Offsite parking discounted rates available 
  • Year Built 1870 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Rooftop terrace 
  • Television in common areas 

Family Friendly Amenities

  • Family Hotel  
  • Free Wi-Fi  
  • Laundry facilities  
  • Cribs/infant beds (complimentary)  

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking

Valet parking (surcharge), Offsite parking discounted rates available

Room Amenities

  • Premium bedding 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Minibar 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Hair dryer 
  • Shower only 
  • In-room safe 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • Desk 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Bidet 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Individually furnished 
  • LCD TV 

Where to Eat

Guests are offered a complimentary buffet breakfast.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Accessibility

To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the "Special or Accessibility Requests" section of "Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time ends at 1 AM

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Special check-in instructions:

One child under 12 years stays free in an extra bed.

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Pets

  • Pets allowed for an extra charge of EUR 15 per pet, per stay, plus a deposit of EUR 15 per stay
  • Dogs only
  • 1 per room (up to 08 kg)
  • Restrictions apply
  • For more information contact the property at the number on the booking confirmation

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.

No rollaway/extra 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 25 per night
  • Pet deposit: EUR 15 per stay
  • Pet fee: EUR 15 per pet, per stay
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Best Western Hotel River
  • Best Western Hotel River Florence
  • Best Western River Florence
  • Hotel River Florence
  • Hotel River
  • River Florence
  • River Hotel Florence

We should mention

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. One child 2 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding. Construction is underway at a neighboring building and there may be noise disturbance from the construction work. Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section).