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Axial

Via dei Calzaiuoli 11 Florence 50122 Italy
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86/100

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  • Breakdown Rating Guest comments
  • Location 93 Great location
  • Hotel Building 39 Leaked all over the floor
  • Service 96 Helpful staff
  • Price 93 Good value
  • Internet 86 Free wifi
  • Hotel 86 Recommend this hotel
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Budget Hotel

Guests recommend this hotel for budget travelers.

Business Hotel

Guests recommend this hotel for business travelers.

City Hotel

Guests say it is the perfect hotel for a city trip.

Good to know

  • Best value for money
  • Noisy
  • Bad minibar
86 out of 100 based on 1256 based on $ratings reviews
Piazza della Signoria

Piazza della Signoria

The Piazza della Signoria was the centre of Florentine life from medieval times ("Signoria" was the civic council) and public events and entertainment were held here. It is surrounded by important buildings dating back to the 14th century: the Palazzo della Signoria (also called Palazzo Vecchio) and its Loggia, the Uffizi Gallery, the Palazzo del Tribunale di Mercanzia and the 16th century Palazzo degli Uguccioni. The exception is the 19th century Palazzo delle Assicurazioni Generali but that is constructed in Renaissance style. The square is distinguished by the works of art on display, some in the open and some in the Loggia, a practice which began in the 16th century. Michelangelo's David and Donatello's Judith and Holofernes are copies but the others by Giambologna, Cellini, Ammannati and Bandinelli are originals. Ammannati's Fountain of Neptune was created for the occasion of Francesco Medici's wedding in 1565 and symbolises Florence's dominion over the sea. It was not appreciated at the time and has been much damaged and vandalised over the centuries, most recently in 2005. Today the square remains a focal point of the city and is pedestrianised.

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