President Hotel - Florence

Via Della Piazzola, 36/Bis, Florence, Italy, 50133  show map
 4 stars
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President Hotel - Florence

Wi-Fi
Parking
Luggage storage
24-hour

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant buffet

Laundry
TV

Leisure/ TV room

Elevator

Verified Reviews:

  • Rooms were great - Bed was comfortable - Bathroom was very nice - Adorable courtyard
  • Lovely building and gardens - Excellent air conditioning - Had to pay for wifi - No bar
  • Rooms are clean - Quiet neighborhood - Secure parking - Recommend this hotel
  • Very hard to find - Far from centrum - Front desk helpful - Breakfast filling
  • Breakfast area was amazing - Elevator fine - Service was wonderful - Beautiful views

Overview

The quiet 4-star President Hotel offers quick access to Santa Croce, Palazzo Dei Congressi and Uffizi Gallery. Founded in 1987, the hotel underwent a renovation in 2010.

The city center is about 30 minutes on foot. There are bars and restaurants in the area.

President Hotel offers a delightful view to its guests.

Guests can reach President Hotel by car from Peretola airport in 10 minutes.

Rooms

President Hotel provides 56 guestrooms appointed with a balcony, a work desk, TV, a safe and individual climate control for a pleasant stay in Florence. Some rooms at President Hotel have a view over the city. They feature bathrooms with a bidet, a hairdryer and a bathtub.

Eat & Drink

Breakfast is served in the lounge each morning. American bar is available on site. A historic area features Circolo Arci Puppino and Osteria delle tre panche within 450 meters of the venue.

Services

Guests can use room service, 24-hour reception and laundry as well as a lift, a car park and a safety deposit box.

Internet

No internet access available

High-speed internet access is available in public areas for additional charge.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2010.  Number of rooms:   56.

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Facilities

General

  • Wi-Fi
  • Parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • No pets allowed
  • Elevator

Services

  • Room service
  • Laundry

Dining facilities

  • Continental breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available

Leisure facilities

  • Leisure/ TV room

Room facilities

  • Individual air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Living room
  • Terrace
  • Balcony

Bathroom

  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer

Media

  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 12 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of EUR 30 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Via Della Piazzola, 36/Bis, Florence, Italy, 50133

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City Center
  • Florence
    2.6 km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Campo di Marte Station
    1.3 km
  • Bus stop
    300 m
Restaurants
  • Trattoria Cucchietta (cuisine: Italian)
    380 m
  • Osteria delle tre panche (cuisine: Italian)
    410 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2010
  • Number of rooms:
    56

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Basilica of San Lorenzo1.8 km
  • San Lorenzo Basilica2.1 km

Popular areas

  • Via Faenza2.2 km

Places of interest

  • Via Cavour Firenze1.7 km
  • Sant'Ambrogio Market2.0 km
  • Catedral de Santa María del Fiore2.2 km
  • Campanille di Giotto2.2 km
  • Baptisterio2.3 km

Train stations

  • Campo di Marte Station1.2 km
  • Campo di Marte Station1.2 km

Convention centers

  • Palazzo dei Congressi2.1 km
  • Fortezza da Basso2.3 km

Sport related

  • Artemio Franchi stadium1.4 km

Shopping areas

  • The Market of San Lorenzo2.0 km

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Convent of San Marco1.6 km
  • Hospital of Innocents1.7 km
  • Hospital of Innocents1.7 km
  • Rucellai Palace1.8 km
  • Medici Riccardi Palace2.1 km
  • Piazza del Duomo2.2 km

Stadiums

  • Nelson Mandela Forum1.3 km

Museums

  • San Marco Museum1.7 km
  • Galería de la Academia1.7 km
  • San Marco Museum1.7 km
  • Galleria dell'Accademia1.8 km
  • Accademia Gallery1.8 km
  • Casa Buonarroti2.2 km
  • Casa Buonarroti2.2 km

Local attractions

  • Chiostro dello Scalzo1.6 km
    Via Cavour 69, Florence
  • Museo Stibbert1.7 km
    Via Stibbert, 26, Florence
  • Museo di San Marco1.8 km
    Piazza San Marco 1, Florence
  • University of Florence Natural History Museum1.7 km
    Via Giorgio La Pira, 4, Florence
  • Galleria dell'Accademia1.8 km
    Via Ricasoli 58 - 60, Florence

Near the hotel

  • La Dolce Vita450 m
    Via Giovanni Boccaccio 29\a, Certaldo
  • Bandini Museum 880 m
    Via Dupre 1, Fiesole
  • Botanical Gardens 1.5 km
    Via Pier Antonio Micheli, 3, Florence
  • San Domenico Fiesole750 m
    Via San Domenico, Fiesole
  • Giardino dei Semplici1.5 km
    Via Micheli 12, Florence

Restaurants nearby

  • Trattoria Cucchietta380 m

    Address: Via agnolo firenzuola, 15/r
    Phone: 055578889

    74% likes this, based on 102 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian

  • Messer Boccaccio430 m

    Address: Via Boccaccio 35
    Phone: 0039 0571 665122

    71% likes this, based on 116 reviews

  • Osteria I Riffaioli440 m

    Address: Via del Ponte alle Riffe 2-4/R
    Phone: +39 (0)55 508 8070 ‎

    82% likes this, based on 87 reviews

  • Osteria delle tre panche410 m

    Address: Via Antonio Pacinotti, 32-r
    Phone: 055583724

    81% likes this, based on 135 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian

  • Enoteca Boccaccio420 m

    Address: Via Boccaccio, 37
    Phone: +39 0571 668277

    78% likes this, based on 102 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian
    Price Range: GBP 2 - GBP 13

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2010
  • Number of rooms:
    56

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President Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at President

Average guest rating

6.6out of 10
Good
Based on 82 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Couple
    8.2

    We chose this hotel because it was in a quiet neighborhood up the hill with amazing views of the city. Calling this a 4 star hotel is a bit of a stretch but the staff was polite, room was big and clean, balcony provided great views, and breakfast was acceptable.

    .Views were great but it was painful to catch the bus back and forth from downtown. If you want to visit the city every day then I wouldn't stay here. However, if you're planning a trip for a week and only want to be in city center for a couple days then this would be a great place.

  • Older travelers
    6.6

    Staff were more than helpful and very friendly. The room was adequate but usual for an older hotel. The main reason we booked the hotel was because it had a secure car park and this was manned 24 hours. The breakfast was basic but the conservatory used for breakfast was lovely. There were fantastic views from our room over Florence which more than made up for any inadequacies. The hotel was a little outside the centre of Florence but there was public transport into Florence and we took an inexpensive taxi ride back. Overall I would recommend as the staff was great and the hotel atmosphere relaxing after the bustle of the city.

    The shower was small and had little water pressure.

  • Couple
    5.8

    Good stuff and kind people and good public transport connection from the Hotel to Firenze

    Price-quality relation is not so good. The hotel is old, you can't open the windows for example because the stuffs didn't clean them from years I think.

  • Older travelers
    4.2

    Location is interesting not far from city buses and in a nice area .

    This hotel is not maintained as it should be for a (false) 4 stars. No hot water in the bathroom for shower! When we told it to reception on day 1 we have been explained they were informed already by other clients and this problem will be fixed immediately... But no hot water day 2 day3 and day4... And no pressure at the taps. Breakfast is very poor : synthetic coffee , industrial bred and fatty croissants , hyperdiluted/chemical fruit juices, ... in conclusion difficult to understand how this kind of hotel can still be ranked a 4star hotel in Firenze .No value at all for money

  • Couple
    2.8

    The view over the city

    Didn't like: old, not a four starts, everything seems to be falling apart

  • Older travelers
    9.2

    Very good location still in a walking distance to city centre, quiet area, hotel on the hill overlooking the city, nice staff speaking English which is rare in Italy.

  • Group of friends
    9.6

    The staff were very welcoming, the room was very clean and comfortable with beautiful views over Florence. There was secure parking.

    This hotel is not in the centre of Florence but we were happy to see a quieter more peaceful side of the city and the journey to the centre was only minutes by taxi.

  • Older travelers
    9.2

    Very nice place, situated on the hill, has stunning views of the city and is great place to relax. It offers free parking nearby, which is valuable, although we didn't take the car out as to find the parking in Firenze center is a huge headache, so we used our feet instead.

    Pretty far from the city center, we didn't take the public transportation as we couldn't figure out a nearby stop (we thought you would spend extra time to get to and from the stop anyway). Overall, other than its remote location, great place.

  • Couple
    2.8

    This is not a "4 stars" hotel, this is a "2 or max 3 stars" hotel !!! I cant understand that "there´s no free lunch" or "you get what you pay for", but it´s not fair to classify this hotel with these stars ! Old furniture and infrastructure, smells not good, terrible bed, etc.

  • Couple
    7.8

    Amazing location Amazing view of the city Nice hotel upscale hotel -just need to be a little renewed I qould suggest it

    Forniture could be upgraded for few bucks Breakfast was poor, but still understandable from the price

How to reach hotel

hotel President Hotel - Florence Florence location
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Hotel Address:

Via Della Piazzola, 36/Bis, Florence, Italy, 50133

Get directions
City Center
  • Florence
    2.6 km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Campo di Marte Station
    1.3 km
  • Bus stop
    300 m
Restaurants
  • Trattoria Cucchietta (cuisine: Italian)
    380 m
  • Osteria delle tre panche (cuisine: Italian)
    410 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2010
  • Number of rooms:
    56

Hotel Awards

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According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
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