Filters718,274 HotelsFrom 209 WebsitesFavorites
Su, 10/26
Mo, 10/27
From Sunday10/26/14 to Monday10/27/14

Residenza Della Signoria

Bed & Breakfast0
Via dei Tavolini 8 Florence 50122 Italy
Loading...
Show more hotels
Rating Overview
Overall rating trivago Rating Index based on 525 reviews across the web
93/100

The tRI takes available rating sources from across the web and uses an algorithm to aggregate them, providing a dependable and impartial score. Learn more
  • other sources (469) 469 based on $ratings reviews
    93/100

Review analysis from across the web

  • Breakdown Rating Guest comments
  • Location 93 Great location
  • Price 97 Worth the price
  • Service 94 Friendly staff
  • Hotel 89 The best hotel
  • Room 84 Large rooms
  • Hotel Building 81 Elevator which was a treat
  • + View all review categories

Good to know

  • Impressive bathroom
  • New rooms
  • Accessible parking
93 out of 100 based on 525 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.

more
less
Share this hotel:
Back to top