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Minibar, in-room safe, soundproofing, iron/ironing board
Minibar, in-room safe, soundproofing, iron/ironing board
Minibar, in-room safe, soundproofing, iron/ironing board
Minibar, in-room safe, soundproofing, iron/ironing board

Guest reviews

4.0/5 Very Good
104 reviews
Guests rated this property 3.8/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Pet Friendly
  • Air conditioning
  • Bar
  • Laundry

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Explore the area

Popular LocationAcademy of Fine Arts5 min walk
Popular LocationMedici Chapels6 min walk
Popular LocationSan Lorenzo Church7 min walk
AirportFlorence (FLR-Peretola)22 min drive

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  • Standard Double Room

    Room amenities

    • 150 sq ft
    • Sleeps 3
    More detailsStandard Double Room
  • Single Room

    Room amenities

    • 151 sq ft
    • City view
    • Sleeps 1
    More detailsSingle Room
  • Quadruple Room

    Room amenities

    • 291 sq ft
    • Sleeps 4
    More detailsQuadruple Room
  • Triple Room

    Room amenities

    • 269 sq ft
    • City view
    • Sleeps 3
    More detailsTriple Room
  • Economy Double Room

    Room amenities

    • 151 sq ft
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsEconomy Double Room
  • Family Room

    Room amenities

    • 323 sq ft
    • Sleeps 5
    More detailsFamily Room
  • Superior Double or Twin Room, 1 Queen Bed

    Room amenities

    • 194 sq ft
    • City view
    • Sleeps 2
    More detailsSuperior Double or Twin Room, 1 Queen Bed

About this area

Florence

Located in Florence's San Lorenzo neighbourhood, Hotel Basilea is in the city centre and near a metro station. Palazzo Vecchio and Uffizi Gallery are cultural highlights, and some of the area's notable landmarks include Cattedrale di Santa Maria del Fiore and Piazza del Duomo. Looking to enjoy an event or a game? See what's going on at Nelson Mandela Forum or Stadio Artemio Franchi. Spend some time exploring the area's activities, including golfing and segway rentals/tours.

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Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Academy of Fine Arts - 5 min walk
  • Medici Chapels - 6 min walk
  • Gallery of the Academy of Florence - 6 min walk
  • Fortezza da Basso - 6 min walk
  • San Lorenzo Church - 7 min walk

Getting around

  • Florence-Cascine Station - 5 min drive
  • Florence Santa Maria Novella Station - 8 min walk
  • Florence (FLR-Peretola) - 24 min drive

Restaurants

  • La Divina Osteria - 1 min walk
  • American Diner - 1 min walk
  • Mostodolce - 1 min walk
  • Kebab shop - 1 min walk
  • La cocotte - 1 min walk

About this property

Hotel Basilea

3-star Florence hotel in San Lorenzo, walk to Cattedrale di Santa Maria del Fiore
Along with a bar/lounge, this smoke-free hotel has concierge services and dry cleaning. Free cooked-to-order breakfast and free WiFi in public areas are also provided. Additionally, express check-out, tour/ticket assistance and multilingual staff are on-site. All 40 soundproofed rooms feature free WiFi and minibars. For a bit of entertainment, LCD TVs come with digital channels, and guests will also find room service (during limited hours) and free newspapers.
Hotel Basilea offers 40 forms of accommodation with minibars and a safe. LCD televisions come with premium digital channels.

Bathrooms include baths or showers, bidets, complimentary toiletries and hairdryers. Guests can surf the web using complimentary wireless Internet access. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and an iron/ironing board can be requested.

Property amenities

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Parking and public transport

Parking nearby: EUR 26 per day (open 8:30 AM to 10:00 PM)
24-hour return airport shuttle (surcharge)
Airport shuttle at scheduled times, on request

Food and drink

Free cooked-to-order breakfast available daily 7:30 AM–10:00 AM
1 bar
Room service available

Family friendly

Dry-cleaning service
Soundproofed rooms

Conveniences

Lift
Front-desk safe

Guest services

Concierge services
Daily housekeeping
Dry-cleaning service
Front desk (limited hours)
Luggage storage
Multilingual staff
Porter
Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

English
French
Italian
Spanish

Outdoors

Terrace

More

Couples dining
Smoke-free property

Room amenities

Bedroom

Climate control (air conditioning)

Bathroom

Bathtub or shower
Bidet
Free toiletries
Hairdryer

Entertainment

Digital channels
LCD TV
Premium channels

Food and drink

Minibar

More

Free newspapers
Iron/ironing board (on request)
Safe
Soundproofing

Policies

Check-in

Check-in between 2:00 PM and 11:00 PM
Early check-in subject to availability
Late check-in subject to availability

Check-out

Check-out before 11 AM
Express check-out

Special check-in instructions

The front desk is open daily from 7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property at least 24 hours before arrival using the information on the booking confirmation
If you are planning to arrive after 10:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation
Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions; front desk staff will greet guests on arrival
24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request
Fees may apply; contact the property in advance to make arrangements

Access methods

Staffed front desk

Pets

Pets are allowed for an extra charge of EUR 30 per pet, per day
Dogs and cats only
Restrictions apply; for more information contact the property on the number on the booking confirmation

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are available for EUR 20.0 per night

Property payment types

American ExpressJCB InternationalMastercardVisa

Important information

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:

  • A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 4.50 per person, per night, up to 8 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.

Optional extras

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

  • Airport shuttle fee: EUR 50 per vehicle (one-way)
  • Nearby parking fee: EUR 26 per day (open 8:30 AM to 10:00 PM)
  • Pet fee: EUR 30 per pet, per day
  • Crib (infant bed) fee: EUR 20.0 per night

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

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be 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.
    Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher, a smoke detector and a first aid kit.
  • This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.
  • Disinfectant is used to clean the property.
  • Contactless check-out is available.
  • Each guestroom is kept vacant for a minimum of 24 hours between bookings.
  • Please note that cultural norms and guest policies may differ by country and by property. The policies listed are provided by the property.

We should mention

All guests, including children, must be present at check-in and show their government-issued photo ID card or passport
Cash transactions at this property cannot exceed EUR 2999.99, due to national regulations; for further details, please contact the property using the information in the booking confirmation
This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply); guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation
Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms
Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation (surcharges apply and can be found in the Fees section)

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at Hotel Basilea and receive a full refund?
Yes, Hotel Basilea offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to Hotel Basilea cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at Hotel Basilea?
As of Jul 3, 2020, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at Hotel Basilea on Jul 19, 2020 start from CA $50, excluding taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Is this hotel pet-friendly?
Yes, cats and dogs are allowed at this property. There's a fee of EUR 30 per pet, per day.
What time is check-in at Hotel Basilea?
Check-in is from 2:00 PM to 11:00 PM. Late check-in is available during limited hours.
What time is check-out at this hotel?
Checkout is at 11 AM.
Does this property provide a shuttle to the airport?
Yes, there's an airport shuttle. A fee of EUR 50 per vehicle, one-way, applies.
Where is this property located?
Located in San Lorenzo, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Via Faenza, Cattedrale di Santa Maria del Fiore and Academy of Fine Arts. Medici Chapels and Gallery of the Academy of Florence are also within 10 minutes. Florence Santa Maria Novella Station is 8 minutes by foot and Florence Statuto Station is 17 minutes.

Guest reviews

Overall score and ratings for Hotel Basilea

4.0
Very Good
5 - Excellent
35
4 - Good
43
3 - Okay
16
2 - Mediocre
7
1 - Poor
3
3.8
Cleanliness
4.2
Service and Staff
4.0
Amenities
3.7
Property condition

3/5

    This traveller didn’t leave comments with their review
    Stayed 2 nights in Mar 2020

    5/5 Excellent

    • Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
    Solo

    Convenient

    Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

    2/5

    • Disliked: Cleanliness, amenities, property conditions & facilities

    The room was not like it was pictured in the least. The bedding was itchy and of poor quality. The bidet (has spots of urine and dark brown spots) and shower were not clean, the fridge was not in service (something another customer complained about as well). We got one towel per person, which was not sufficient for our body and hair. I will say the soap was good and smelled nice. The breakfast was varied and satisfactory. Fine for a one night but never someplace I’d return.

    Stayed 1 night in Feb 2020

    3/5

    • Liked: Cleanliness

    Room was very cold

    Stayed 1 night in Dec 2019

    3/5

    • Liked: Staff & service

    It was close to major attractions. The room was clean. However, the bathroom smelled consistently of chlorine.

    Stayed 2 nights in Dec 2019