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need some suggestions for hotels in florence

Aug 15th, 2013, 04:04 PM
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need some suggestions for hotels in florence

my husband and i are planning a very very special anniversary and birthday trip to italy in late april. we are both retired but very active. i am wondering if anyone has ever heard of or has any experience with the Antica Torre Di Via Tornabuoni hotel in florence. any other suggestions in florence would be great.
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Aug 15th, 2013, 04:10 PM
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What is your budget?
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Aug 15th, 2013, 04:23 PM
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We liked the Berchielli, right on the Arno near the famous bridge.
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Aug 15th, 2013, 04:51 PM
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around 400 euros a nite
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Aug 15th, 2013, 05:59 PM
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We loved J.K.Place in Piazza Santa Maria Novella, and can't wait to stay there again.

Great location, fabulous staff who can't do enough for you, great breakfast, lovely decor.
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Aug 15th, 2013, 06:55 PM
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WE have stayed at the Tornabuoni Beacchi on via Tournabuoni several times and liked it. Great location; friendly staff, and you might save a few euros; they have several pricing tiers.
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Aug 15th, 2013, 07:33 PM
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Another recommendation for the Antica. Lovely rooftop terrace where breakfast is served as well as pre-dinner cocktails (honor bar). It was mt husband's favorite hotel in Italy. We would return.
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Aug 15th, 2013, 07:42 PM
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We stayed at the the Tournabuoni Beacci hotel. Loved, it! It was a nice surprise to get the delux bedroom Room 102 (huge room, 2 bathrooms!). Loved the location. It also has a rooftop terrace for breakfast. The only thing was wifi worked best in the lounge upstairs but we were just so happy with the room and location it was not a big deal.
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Aug 16th, 2013, 10:37 AM
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The Westin Excelsior on Piazza Ognissanti is a beautiful hotel right on the Arno although it is a bit farther from the Duomo, etc.
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Aug 22nd, 2013, 06:29 AM
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With such a budget and for such a special occasion you can even afford a dream like a stay in palace of the '500. Check the website of Palazzo Magnani Feroni http://www.palazzomagnaniferoni.com, it seems to be in another time. And at evening is lit only by candlelight, it is not romantic?
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