Hotel Grifone

Via G. Pilati, 20/22 Florence50136Italy
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About Hotel Grifone

Hotel Grifone
offers a selection of rooms and apartments in a calm residential
district of Florence away from the tourist masses.

The twin-room apartments include a kitchenette for preparing meals, whilst all rooms have satellite TV, Minibar, desk and free Wi-Fi. Some rooms have a balcony.

Hotel Grifone offers free bicycle hire and a gym, as well as onsite parking for a supplement. The multi-lingual reception staff, available round the clock, can book tickets or arrange excursions.

A buffet breakfast is served every morning and the hotel's restaurant offers pizzas as well as Mediterranean and Tuscan specialities. There is also a bar with a baby grand piano.

Regular bus services, or a half-an hour walk along the banks of the River Arno, bring guests into the historic centre and the Piazza della Signoria. From there, they can visit the world-famous Ponte Vecchio and Duomo.

Contact

Via G. Pilati, 20/22 , Florence, 50136, Italy
Telephone: +390(55)677474 | Fax: +390(55)677628 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Pool
  • Spa
  • Parking
  • Pets
  • A/C
  • Restaurant
  • Hotel bar
  • Gym

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • 24-hour reception
  • Bell service
  • Business center
  • Concierge
  • Conference rooms
  • Elevator
  • Express check-in / out
  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Gym
  • Hotel bar
  • Hotel safe
  • Laundry service
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Parking garage
  • Pets allowed
  • Towels at the pool / beach
  • Wellness center / Spa
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Bathroom with bathtub
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Central heating
  • Desk
  • Flatscreen TV
  • Free WiFi in rooms
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet
  • Ironing board
  • Room safe
  • Satellite TV
  • Telephone
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms

Wellness / Spa

  • Sauna
  • Steam room
  • Turkish bath / Hammam
  • Whirlpool / Hot tub

Accessibility

  • Accessible paths / hallways
  • Wheelchair accessible

For children

  • Child / Baby crib
  • Childcare / Babysitting

Positive Reviews

Tasty, filling breakfast

The delicious buffet breakfast is by far and away the most memorable part of most guests' stay. It is varied with a variety of fruit and pastries. It is copious too and could keep you going for a few hours - you may even decide to skip lunch!

Get out of town!

Being away from the historic centre of Florence, means that you can not only escape the noise and hullabaloo, but get better value for your money. Guests reckon that the rooms are a lot cheaper than the equivalent in the centre and are nice and spacious too. There is nevertheless a frequent bus service running past the hotel into the town centre.

Lovely staff

Guests find the staff to be extremely good humoured and cheerful on the whole. They always have a smile on their face and like to help out.

Negative Reviews

A bit out of the way

If you like to be right in the heart of the action, you may feel a bit isolated here. A 30-minute walk into the town centre can seem quite far for many guests and they see little point saving money, just to spend it on taxis. There isn't a lot going on in the neighbourhood either with few restaurants of any note.

Iffy Wi-Fi

Guests, especially those staying in the hotel's annex, often have problems connecting to the Internet. The signal is quite variable and you often have to approach the lobby if you want to get a reliable connection.

A bit tired

Guests comment that the hotel is a bit dated and worn. More attention could also be paid to the cleanliness and general maintenance.

Rating Overview

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7.5 /10
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    7.4 /10
7.5 out of 10 based on 1463 reviews