Brunelleschi Hotel

Piazza Santa Elisabetta 3, Via De Calzaioli, Florence, Tuscany, 50122, Italy
(4 star hotel)
#9 of 1,313 hotels in Florence
Bad (2.0 out of 5.0) 2 reviews
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
Based on 2275 reviews
Enter dates for best prices
Compare best prices from top travel partners
Expedia.com Booking.com

Value Score

Poor Value

Costs More than similar hotels

See Popular Hotels

Tags

Family Travel Romantic Travel and Honeymoons Trains
See Amenities
  • Show Prices
  • Show Prices
  • Show Prices
  • Show Prices
  • Show Prices
  • Show Prices
  • Show Prices
  • Show Prices
  • Show Prices
  • Show Prices
  • Show Prices
  • Show Prices
  • Show Prices
  • Show Prices
  • Show Prices
haleysmith's Profile Photo

Fantastic Location, miserable staff

Bad (2.0 of 5.0 stars)
by written on August 22, 2006

We stayed here August 2006 and were very impressed with the very central location and its facade - a 6th century tower included on many tourist trails! The rooms were very attractively decorated, we had two rooms - one for my husband and me and another for our 3 children. The children's room was really lovely having recently been refurbished with muted cream and grey decor, flat screen TV etc. The furniture was so attractive (writing desk and occasional tables) but absolutely no drawers in which to place clothes (there was hanging wardrobe space but not much good for 3 children's Tshirts and short!). The shower spurted everywhere except on yourself and you had to get off the loo to reach the paper on the other wall! Lovely comfortable bed though
However it's the service that I was most surprised at. The staff in reception were adequate, the bar very courteous and warm but the staff in the restaurant at breakfast were rude, unfriendly and even quite aggressive. There were not enough tables for guests and instead of smiling and being good humoured (which I find eases most difficult situations) they were exasperated and irritated that so many guests should be hungry at the same time! There was clearly a bad atmostphere between the staff there and they did little to disguise this.

Unique Quality: Beautiful medieval brick tower building which apparently was once a prison. Excellent central location moments from the Duomo. Very attractively decorated bedrooms.

Directions: Moments from the Duomo.

Add to your Trip Planner
tanianska's Profile Photo

Hotel BRUNELLESCHI ****

by written on August 25, 2002

Hotel BRUNELLESCHI ****

Unique Quality: Hotel Brunelleschi originates from the recovered invaluable historic structures of the Byzantine tower of Pagliazza' and the Medieval Church of 'San Michele in Palchetto'. Completely reconstructed, leaving the architectural characteristics of the era intact and yet providing the Hotel with the most modern services. 96 rooms, some of which overlooking the Duomo, 2 Executive Suites with Jacuzzi, direct telephone, TV with satellite, piano and American Bar, Conference rooms seating 5 up to 110 persons, the 'S. Elisabetta' restaurant for exclusive dinner, banquets and ceremonies. A private museum containing historical exhibits found during the reconstruction, is at the clients disposal.

Directions: Hotel is located in the center of the city - 1 minute from Duomo by feet..

Add to your Trip Planner

Nearby Brunelleschi Hotel

Brunelleschi Hotel

We've found that other people looking for this hotel also know it by these names:

  • Brunelleschi Hotel Florence

Address: Piazza Santa Elisabetta 3, Via De Calzaioli, Florence, Tuscany, 50122, Italy

5 Photos of Brunelleschi Hotel

View Professional Photos

Amenities at Brunelleschi Hotel

  • Restaurant
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Center
  • Business Services
  • Pets Allowed
  • Continental Breakfast
  • Suites
  • Bar / Lounge

Florence Travel Forum

Need advice about Florence, Italy? Visit the Travel Forum for Florence and ask our Answer Gurus.

Latest Florence hotel reviews

NH Firenze
Great (4.0 out of 5.0) 1 Review
Hotel Cerretani Firenze - MGallery Collection
Best (5.0 out of 5.0) 1 Review
Hotel David
Excellent (4.5 out of 5.0) 7 Reviews
SanGaggio House
Great (4.0 out of 5.0) 1 Review
Hotel Morandi Alla Crocetta
Best (5.0 out of 5.0) 2 Reviews
Camping Internazionale
Best (5.0 out of 5.0) 1 Review
Antica Torre di Via Tornabuoni
Very Good (3.5 out of 5.0) 3 Reviews
Beacci Tornabuoni
Best (5.0 out of 5.0) 5 Reviews
Casa Santo Nome di Gesu
Best (5.0 out of 5.0) 2 Reviews
 
Explore Deeper into Florence
Basilica Di Santa Croce
Things to Do
Piazza Della Signoria
Things to Do
Battistero San Giovanni- Baptistry
Things to Do
Palazzo Vecchio
Things to Do
Piazzale Michelangelo
Things to Do
Pitti Palace - Palazzo Pitti
Things to Do
In General...
Favorites
Where to find Great Shopping
Favorites
Food & Drink
Off The Beaten Path
Gold Shopping
Shopping
Piazzale Michelangelo
Off The Beaten Path
Cities Not to Miss Near Florence
Favorites
Daytrip - Siena
Off The Beaten Path
Don't Forget...
Favorites
Daytrips - Other
Off The Beaten Path
Piazza - Squares
Off The Beaten Path
Ponte Vecchio
Shopping
Daytrip - Chianti
Off The Beaten Path
Outlet Mall
Shopping
Gucci Outlet
Shopping
Souvenirs
Shopping
How to avoid waiting in lines
Favorites
Mercato Nuovo
Shopping
Ciro And Sons
Restaurants
Where to Stay
Favorites
Walking
Transportation
Mercato Centrale
Restaurants
Cycling
Transportation
Al Trebbio
Restaurants
Acqua al 2
Restaurants
4 Leoni
Restaurants
Sasso di Dante
Restaurants
Maps
Transportation
Cabiria Lounge Bar
Nightlife
Maracana Grill
Nightlife
Taxis
Warnings and Dangers
Public Restrooms
Warnings and Dangers
Duomo at Night
Nightlife
Golden View Open Bar
Nightlife
Jazz Club Firenze
Nightlife