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Grand Hotel Villa Medici - A SINA HOTEL - Florence

5 star Hotel Florence

Via Il Prato 42 - Florence

Price starting from 311.14
Grand Hotel Villa Medici - A SINA HOTEL is located in a quiet corner, hosted by an 18th-century building, in the very center of Florence. Its central position, within easy reach of Santa Maria Novella Church and train station, makes it the ideal choice for a calm and peaceful vacation, a short walk from all historic monuments and attractions. The hotel is also close to the business area of Florence, including Fortezza da Basso and Leopolda Station Congress Centers, and to Alinari National Museum of Photography.

This is the only hotel in the historic center to offer a garden with an outdoor swimming pool, a stone's throw from the exclusive shopping district and Lungarno.

Amenities include a Jockey Bar serving breakfast, lunch and dinner as well as happy hour, drinks and afternoon tea. An airport shuttle service and parking are also available for a surcharge.
Venere Guest Rating
Guest Rating 7.7 Good
Based on 16 hotel reviews © 2015

This was a lovely hotel somwhat away from the hustle and bustle of Piazza dell...

Venere Guest, USA
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Breakfast at Grand Hotel Villa Medici - A SINA HOTEL

A buffet breakfast is served between 7 AM and 10:30 AM for a fee.

Facilities at Grand Hotel Villa Medici

  • Bar
  • Pool bar
  • Restaurant/Dining
  • Baby sitter
  • Laundry service
  • Lift/elevator
  • Gift shop
  • Shops in the hotel
  • Garden
  • Personal newspapers
  • Multilingual staff
  • Newspapers
  • Front desk - safety deposit box
  • Front desk - 24 hour
  • Luggage room
  • City tour
  • Limousine service
  • Shuttle service from and/or to the airport
  • Shuttle service
  • Valet service
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Children swimming pool
  • Health club
  • Sauna
  • Steam bath
  • Turkish bath
  • Meeting Room
  • Internet/Email services

Know before you go

  • Cash transactions at this property cannot exceed EUR 999.99, due to national regulations. For further details, please contact the property using information in the booking confirmation.

Check-in: between 2 PM and midnight.

Check-out: before noon.


Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.
  • The name on the credit card used at check-in to pay for incidentals must be the primary name on the guestroom reservation.

City tax and/or any other fees charged by the hotel

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for buffet breakfast: EUR 36,3 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: EUR 75 per vehicle (one way)
  • Self parking fee: EUR 40 per day
  • Rollaway bed fee: EUR 93,5 per night

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at the hotel:

  • A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 5 per person, per night, up to 7 nights. This tax does not apply to children under 12 years of age.

We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.

Grand Hotel Villa Medici - A SINA HOTEL is also known as

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Grand Hotel Villa Medici reviews

7.8 Good
  • August 2005
  • Venere Guest
  • Couple
  • Netherlands

Staff at swimming pool was very in-active.

6.6 Fair
  • May 2005
  • Venere Guest
  • Family Group
  • United Kingdom

The hotel switches the a/c off at night and on in the morning which is very annoying. Price is very high.

7.6 Good
  • April 2005
  • Venere Guest
  • Couple
  • USA

Spacious and elegant rooms. Unfortunately we were given a noisy room second floor room above entrance and slightly seedy parking lot - no alternatives available. Location a bit far from central town. Accomodating staff.

9.8 Outstanding!
  • October 2004
  • Venere Guest
  • Couple
  • United Kingdom

Great hotel, very slick service. Consierge organised a trip to the hairdresser for my wife at 6.30pm at a moments notice on a Wednesday night. Nothing was too much trouble. Nice present awaiting us in our room (it was our 25th anniversary). Would love to go back.

8.9 Excellent
  • April 2009
  • Venere Guest
  • Couple
  • France

9.1 Wonderful!
  • June 2005
  • Venere Guest
  • Single corporate traveller
  • United Arab Emirates

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8.1 Very Good
  • August 2010
  • Venere Guest
  • Not Specified
  • Italy

8.3 Very Good
  • August 2008
  • Venere Guest
  • Family with young children
  • Spain

5.2 Ordinary
  • January 2015
  • Venere Guest
  • Couple
  • France

8.0 Very Good
  • August 2010
  • Venere Guest
  • Couple
  • France

5.5 Ordinary
  • July 2010
  • Venere Guest
  • Couple
  • France

5.6 Ordinary
  • June 2008
  • Venere Guest
  • Couple
  • France

9.1 Wonderful!
  • January 2005
  • Venere Guest
  • Not Specified
  • France

7.9 Good
  • April 2006
  • Venere Guest
  • Couple
  • Austria

7.4 Good
  • February 2009
  • Venere Guest
  • Couple
  • Italy

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Room Details

Book your luxury accommodation at Grand Hotel Villa Medici - A SINA HOTEL, offering 100 guest rooms with climate control. Guests can unwind at the end of a long day and enjoy flat-screen televisions with satellite channels. Corporate travelers will benefit from free wireless high-speed Internet access as well as desks, complimentary newspapers and phones during their Santa Maria Novella visit.

A good night's sleep in comfortable beds with premium bedding will have visitors waking up refreshed and well-rested throughout their vacation or business trip. Private bathrooms are outfitted with bathrobes, slippers and bidets. Minibars and hair dryers are supplied in each room to facilitate basic travel needs. Additional guest comforts include soundproofing, air conditioning and safes.

Bathroom toiletries are provided free of charge. A turndown service is available.

Accommodation Services

  • Air conditioning
  • Telephone
  • Mini bar
  • Extra beds
  • Baby cots/cribs available
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Hairdryer in each room
  • Safe
  • Desk
  • Individually controlled air conditioning
  • TV
  • Satellite TV
  • Wireless Internet access

How to reach Grand Hotel Villa Medici - A SINA HOTEL

By car
From highway A1, take exit Firenze nord and follow the indications to Firenze centro and then to Santa Maria Novella railway station, 500 metres from the hotel.

By train
Santa Maria Novella railway station is only 500 metres from the hotel.

By airplane
Pisa airport is 90 km from the hotel.
Florence airport is only 5 km away.
The hotel is easy to reach from both airports, following the driving directions above, or taking the train or shuttle bus from the airports to Florence central station.

Distances from Grand Hotel Villa Medici

Teatro del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Teatro Comunale di Firenze - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
The New Florence Opera House - 0.4 km / 0.2 mi
Leopolda Station Exhibition Center - 0.4 km / 0.3 mi
Chiesa di Ognissanti - 0.5 km / 0.3 mi
Santa Maria Novella Basilica and Museum - 0.6 km / 0.3 mi
Santa Maria Novella Square - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
Palazzo dei Congressi - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
Palazzo degli Affari - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
National Alinari Museum of Photography - 0.6 km / 0.4 mi
Museo Marino Marini - 0.7 km / 0.5 mi
Santa Maria della Carmine - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Palazzo Rucellai - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Piazza del Carmine - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
Fortezza da Basso - 0.8 km / 0.5 mi
The preferred airport for Grand Hotel Villa Medici - A SINA HOTEL is Florence (FLR-Peretola) - 4.4 km / 2.7 mi.

Distances are calculated in a straight line from the property's location to the point of interest or airport and may not reflect actual travel distance.

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 km and mile.

Transportation services Grand Hotel Villa Medici - A SINA HOTEL

  • Limousine service
  • Shuttle service from and/or to the airport
  • Shuttle service
  • Valet service