Cimabue Hotel - Florence

Via Bonifacio Lupi, 7, Florence, Italy, 50129  show map
 3 stars
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Cimabue Hotel - Florence

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Breakfast

In-room breakfast

 Food/Drinks

Bar/Lounge area

 Meeting facilities

Business corner

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

Verified Reviews:

  • Hard to find - Cheap price - Good choice - Hope to stay here again
  • Limited parking - Laundromat a block away - Service is good - Comfortable bed
  • Hotel is central - Homely atmosphere - Rooms are large - Helpful and kind staff
  • Bit away from the center - Free internet access - Breakfast was nice - Highly recommended
  • Not far from train station - Great rooms - Bathroom was quite clean - Value for money

Overview

Cimabue Hotel boasts positioning close to Accademia Gallery, Uffizi Gallery and Palazzo Vecchio, offering 21 rooms and featuring a courtyard and a library. An example of antique architecture, this hotel opened in 1984 and was fully restored in 2010.

Guests will enjoy the good location in the heart of Florence. The property lies within 2 km from the city center.

Shoppers will find shops and fairgrounds within a few minutes of the hotel.

Cimabue Hotel can be reached in 10 minutes by car from Peretola airport.

Rooms

All en-suite guestrooms come with a laptop-size safe, climate control, a closet, satellite TV and free Wi-Fi along with traditional décor. All rooms have marble floor and original furniture.

Eat & Drink

In the morning a savory continental breakfast is served. The hotel invites guests to the Hotel bar to relax with a drink.

Services

Guests can rent cars, bicycles and limousines on site.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

private parking is possible at a location nearby at EUR 20 per day.

Year renovated:   2010.  Number of rooms:   21.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Paid parking
  • Express check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Children are welcome
  • Safe deposit box
  • No pets allowed
  • Coffee shop
  • Luggage storage
  • Exterior corridors
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • Paid valet parking
  • Room service
  • Bicycle rental
  • Car rental
  • Limousine service
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wake up service

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Bar/Lounge area
  • Cafe

Meeting facilities

  • Business corner

Leisure facilities

  • Library
  • Leisure/TV room
  • Television in lobby

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Central heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Dressing area
  • Rollaway beds
  • Wardrobe
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Shared bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer

Media

  • Television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • CD player
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 3 may stay at the price of EUR 11 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of cribs in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Via Bonifacio Lupi, 7, Florence, Italy, 50129

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City Center
  • Florence
    1.1 km
Airports
Train Stations
  • Santa Maria Novella Train Station
    1.0 km
  • Bus stop
    200 m
Restaurants
  • Antica Trattoria \ (cuisine: Italian)
    170 m
  • Taverna Del Bronzino
    120 m
Parks
  • Botanical Gardens (Orto Botanico)
    320 m
  • Giardino dei Semplici
    340 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2010
  • Number of rooms:
    21

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Rooms and availability

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Standard Twin Room
Bed type: 2 Single beds or Double bed or Double bed or Twin beds
Size: 16 m²
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    Standard Triple Room
    Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
    Size: 18 m²
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    • Private bathroom
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      Quadruple Room
      Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons
      Size: 30 m²
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      • Air conditioning
      • Private bathroom
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          Superior Room
          Bed type: Double bed or Twin beds or 2 Single beds or Double bed
          Size: 16 m²
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          • Private bathroom
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            Superior Triple Room
            Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
            Size: 30 m²
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              How to reach hotel

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              Hotel Address:

              Via Bonifacio Lupi, 7, Florence, Italy, 50129

              Get directions
              City Center
              • Florence
                1.1 km
              Airports
              Train Stations
              • Santa Maria Novella Train Station
                1.0 km
              • Bus stop
                200 m
              Restaurants
              • Antica Trattoria \ (cuisine: Italian)
                170 m
              • Taverna Del Bronzino
                120 m
              Parks
              • Botanical Gardens (Orto Botanico)
                320 m
              • Giardino dei Semplici
                340 m
              Hotel information
              • Check-in:
                from  2 pm
              • Check-out:
                until  11 am
              • Year renovated:
                2010
              • Number of rooms:
                21

              Hotel Awards

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              Best Family Hotels in Italy

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              What's nearby

              Tourist attractions

              • Basilica of San Lorenzo - 300 m
              • San Lorenzo Basilica - 700 m
              • Duomo - S.Maria del Fiore - - 900 m

              Places of interest

              • Via Cavour Firenze - 300 m
              • Hospital of Innocents - 500 m
              • Fortezza da Basso - 700 m
              • Campanille di Giotto - 800 m
              • Baptisterio - 900 m
              • Catedral de Santa María del Fiore - 900 m

              Train stations

              • Santa Maria Novella Train Station - 900 m

              Convention centers

              • Palazzo dei Congressi - 500 m
              • Via Faenza - 700 m
              • Fortezza da Basso - 700 m

              Shopping areas

              • San Marco Museum - 300 m
              • Accademia Gallery - 400 m

              Monuments and Landmarks

              • Convent of San Marco - 200 m
              • Rucellai Palace - 300 m
              • Hospital of Innocents - 500 m
              • Medici Riccardi Palace - 700 m
              • Piazza del Duomo - 800 m
              • Florence Baptistry - 900 m

              Historical sites

              • Palazzo Vecchio - 700 m
              • Il Duomo (Santa Maria del Fiore) - 900 m

              Museums

              • San Marco Museum - 300 m
              • Galería de la Academia - 400 m
              • Galleria dell'Accademia - 500 m

              Local attractions

              • Museo Galileo - Institute and Museum of the History of Science - 1.5 km
                Piazza dei Giudici 1, Florence
              • Biblioteca Nazionale Centrale di Firenze - 1.6 km
                Piazza dei Cavalleggeri, 1a,, Florence
              • Roman Theater and Civic Museum (Teatro Romano e Museo Civico) - 1.7 km
                Via Portigiani 1, Fiesole
              • Horne Museum - 1.5 km
                6 Via dei Benci, Florence
              • Santa Felicita - 1.6 km
                Piazza Santa Felicita, Florence

              Near the hotel

              • Chiostro dello Scalzo - 200 m
                Via Cavour 69, Florence
              • Via Cavour Firenze - 310 m
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              • Church of Santa Felicita - 320 m
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              • Giardino dei Semplici - 340 m
                Via Micheli 12, Florence
              • Museo di San Marco - 340 m
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              • Botanical Gardens (Orto Botanico) - 320 m
                Via Pier Antonio Micheli, 3, Florence
              • University of Florence Natural History Museum - 330 m
                Via Giorgio La Pira, 4, Florence

              Restaurants nearby

              • Antica Trattoria \ - 170 m

                Address: Via S.Gallo 112/r
                Phone: +39 055 472 475

                81% likes this, based on 2111 reviews
                Cuisine: Italian
                Price Range: CAD 22 - CAD 55

              • Il Vegetariano - 130 m

                Address: Via delle Ruote, 30r
                Phone: 055-475-030

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                Price Range: CAD 9 - CAD 14

              • Tiberio Trattoria - 130 m

                Address: Via delle Ruote 26

                62% likes this, based on 60 reviews
                Cuisine: Italian

              • Taverna Del Bronzino - 120 m

                Address: Via delle Ruote 27/r
                Phone: 055-495220

                76% likes this, based on 227 reviews

              • Dolce Vegan - 130 m

                Address: Via San Gallo, 92/R
                Phone: 055 0195437

                75% likes this, based on 158 reviews
                Cuisine: Italian
                Price Range: CAD 15 - CAD 40

              Hotel information
              • Check-in:
                from  2 pm
              • Check-out:
                until  11 am
              • Year renovated:
                2010
              • Number of rooms:
                21

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              Cimabue Hotel Reviews

              Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Cimabue Hotel

              Average guest rating

              8.0out of 10
              Fabulous
              Based on 56 reviews

              Rating by category:

              Value
              9.3
              Rooms
              9.3
              Service
              10.0

              Guest reviews

              • Older travelers
                6.6

                Very good coffee and breakfast. Most of the staff very friendly and spoke very good English. Very quiet, even though our room was right at the entrance.

                Our room was a little dark because it was on the ground floor.

              • Group of friends
                7.8

                We were attending a conference at the nearby Fortezza da Basso, so the Hotel Cimabue was in very close proximity to the venue. All female reception staff were very pleasant however we encountered one male receptionist who I found to be quite abrupt and rude. We had a large two bedroomed room which was very spacious and clean and was in a quiet part of the hotel so we did not hear much from other guests.

                The breakfast selection was not very varied. The hotel is a good 10min walk to the centre of Florence (Duomo), so there are no doubt similar hotels that are a little closer

              • Couple
                10.0

                Don't hesitate to book this fantastic and small hotel in heart of historical centre of Florence

              • Couple
                7.8

                Very clean room (quite romantic) with a good bathroom and shower. Staff very helpful and speak good English About a 15 min walk from the Duomo. Breakfast mediocre - so go and grab a coffee and a cake in one of the numerous piazza's

              • Group of friends
                3.8

                Sorrybto say we had a very disappointing stay! The room we booked was a Quad... Advertized as one large ( king) bed and two twins. They even had a picture with description. When we arrived, the room had only a very small double and a queen bed. We were a group of 4 men, all around 6 ft tall, and it was impossible to be comfortable in such a sleeping arrangement! The hotel promised the Booked.net customer service to bring a roll away. They lied...it never happened on night # 1 or night #2 . Five phone calls from bookings.com I think were made in our behalf and to no avail. One of us slept on the floor! For the third night we came in and found they had removed the larger bed and put in 2 twins. Are they crazy? We still had the same problem.. 2 men were not sleeping in the small double together. On the floor again. Only $5 /night offered as compensation.

              • Older travelers
                8.2

                Very clean, spacious room in very good condition - seemed to be newly renovated. Spacious bathroom. Friendly, helpful staff willing to assist . Would stay there again.

              • Family with children
                9.2

                Hotel Cimabue was a very nice stay. We were there for 4 nights with our college age kids (4) total and had the "quad" room it was actually two rooms joined by a landing and private bathroom. The rooms were fairly spacious and quite clean and comfortable. The hotel is within easy walking distance of the attractions of Florence. The included breakfast was good and the hotel was quiet and restful and the staff was very helpful.

                The one downside of the quad room was that the wireless signal did not reach the room, but it worked well in the lobby and center of the hotel.

              • Group of friends
                9.6

                This hotel was a great find. The staff was friendly, helpful, and spoke English. It was in a quieter part of Florence, but wasn't a far walk from either the train station or any of the sites. We were pleasantly surprised to find that we had a private patio outside our room. The beds were pretty comfortable, and the room was quite clean. The breakfast was fine (juice, cereal, yogurt, bread, pastries, etc...), but the coffee bar complete with a barista was definitely our favorite part.

                No complaints, although, just a note: the after hours policy with the keys was a bit bizarre. There was a code to get in, and then you were supposed to grab your own key from behind the reception desk. We didn't have any issues, but we didn't leave anything too valuable in the room just in case. Also, if you're on the ground floor, expect to be awake as soon as people start having breakfast (chairs being pushed, espresso machine, etc...). Again, this wasn't an issue for us, but wouldn't be the best for people who want a leisurely morning and aren't heavy sleepers.

              • Group of friends
                9.2

                Police was just opposite, I did nit worry for the safety of the skis inside the car.

                Small breakfast

              • Couple
                6.2

                Good location, close to the centre. It was possible to park a car just in front of the hotel. Good value for money. Comfortable hotel for visiting Florence.

                Rooms and corridors are a little bit shabby. Shower was not working properly. At first we were offered a room on the first floor with a distinct smell of smoke, although all rooms were supposed to be non-smoking. Fortunately we got another room on the second floor upon our request. WiFi was availible only at the lobby.

              • Family with children
                6.2

                Rooms were nicely presented, including the bathrooms. Beds were comfortable and breakfast was adequate. Location is fairly quiet.

                We couldn't always connect to the wi-fi hotspot. The fallback was an internet-connected laptop in the breakfast/reception area that was available to use for a small fee, but the computer was removed on the second day, so we couldn't get on to the web.

              • Group of friends
                6.2

                The location was some what close to shopping and attractions

                The bathroom was the size of a closet and the room was very small. When I booked the room they advertise a shuttle service to the airport, they called a cab which cost 27 euro. We arrived at the hotel at 11:00 and had to wait for our room.

              • Single
                9.6

                Very clean rooms, very nice and helpful staff, quite room, comfortable bed

                I wished there were fresh fruits at breakfast also. A bit too far to main attractions of the city.

              How to reach hotel

              hotel Cimabue Hotel - Florence Florence location
              Show big map »

              Hotel Address:

              Via Bonifacio Lupi, 7, Florence, Italy, 50129

              Get directions
              City Center
              • Florence
                1.1 km
              Airports
              Train Stations
              • Santa Maria Novella Train Station
                1.0 km
              • Bus stop
                200 m
              Restaurants
              • Antica Trattoria \ (cuisine: Italian)
                170 m
              • Taverna Del Bronzino
                120 m
              Parks
              • Botanical Gardens (Orto Botanico)
                320 m
              • Giardino dei Semplici
                340 m
              Hotel information
              • Check-in:
                from  2 pm
              • Check-out:
                until  11 am
              • Year renovated:
                2010
              • Number of rooms:
                21

              Hotel Awards

              ItalianHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedFlorenceCimabue Hotel

              According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
              Best Family Hotels in Italy

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