Overview

Helvetia & Bristol - Starhotels Collezione

Via Dei Pescioni, 2, 50123 Florence, Tuscany, Italy
+39 0552 6651

AED 805+

Overall guest ratings

8.6/10 Excellent
Based on 590 reviews

Review highlights

  • 10.0
  • 9.4
  • 5.8
  • 5.6

Good to know

  • Stylish hotel
  • Friendly atmosphere
  • Professional service

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    About

    Location.

    Florence's cathedral, river and portfolio of modern art galleries lay within one kilometer of this top class, 1894-built residence restored to its nineteenth century grandeur in the 1990s. Guests find the city's railway, coach and bus stations less than one kilometer from the 5-story hotel's doorstep. Florence airport is ten kilometers, or around a 20-minute drive from the hotel.

    Property Features.

    Between having dinner with Tuscan specialties in the foliage-heavy, chandelier and candle- lit Winter Garden, guests can have lunch in the Sapor di V, where a selected wine list complements the Italian-themed menu. Outside mealtimes, guests may take tea and pastries in the library. Concierge, 24-hour room service and a selection of small to medium sized conference rooms are offered for guests' use. Massage treatments can be taken in guestrooms or specially designated therapy zones. A range of recreational activities including swimming and tennis are available in the property's vicinity.

    Guestrooms.

    Individually designed guestrooms share eclecticism as a theme, boasting as they do fusions of fabric and furnishings: Chinese porcelain, bronze and oak period pieces combine with gossamer lace, brocades and silk. Padded fabric wall coverings dotted with 17th century artworks coordinate with draperies, upholstered chairs and bed spreads. Contemporary touches have been introduced to guestrooms in the form of cable television, minibars and Internet ports. Marble bathroom suites offer equally modern conveniences including telephones and a full range of complimentary toiletries.

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    Amenities

    • Parking
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Business centre
    • Car hire
    • Internet
    • Concierge service
    • Currency exchange on-site
    • Laundry service
    • Meeting/Banquet facilities
    • Room service
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Air-conditioned
    • 24 Hour Front Desk
    • Safe
    • Storage available
    • Non-smoking rooms available
    • Facilities for disabled guests
    • Terrace/Patio
    • Laundry facilities
    • Express check out
    • Cable or satellite TV
    • Coffee shop
    • Babysitting/child care services (surcharge)
    • Pets not allowed
    • Train station shuttle
    • Wedding services
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    Overall rating

    8.6 Excellent
    Based on 590 reviews
    • 10.0 "Incredible bar."
    • 9.4 "Terrific location."
      8.6 "86% liked the proximity to sightseeing."
      10.0 "City centre within easy reach, said 100%."
      10.0 "100% liked the proximity to shopping."
    • 9.1 "World class service."
      9.9 "99% found the staff to be very friendly."
      9.8 "98% thought the service was very professional."
      9.4 "94% said the reception staff was great."
      8.6 "86% said the concierge service was amazing."
    • 6.8 "Average cleanliness."
      6.5 "Only 65% said rooms were clean enough."
    • 6.2 "Vibe was decent."
    • 5.8 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 5.6 "Average value."
    • 4.9 "Not very comfortable."
      4.4 "56% said rooms were small."
      2.0 "80% thought it was too noisy."
      2.0 "Air conditioning was criticized by 80%."
    • 4.3 "Bad amenities."
      4.3 "57% thought the building wasn't nice."
      1.1 "89% thought the facilities needed updating."
    • 3.2 "Disappointing internet connection."
      0.6 "94% said the wifi quality was bad."
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    Overall rating

    8.7 Excellent
    Based on 336 reviews
    • 9.4 "World class service."
      9.9 "99% found the staff to be very friendly."
      9.8 "98% thought the service was very professional."
    • 9.4 "Terrific location."
    • 7.4 "Tasty food."
      8.4 "84% loved the menu selection."
    • 6.5 "Average cleanliness."
      5.8 "Only 58% said rooms were clean enough."
    • 6.4 "Vibe was decent."
    • 6.0 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 5.5 "Rooms are ok."
      5.8 "Only 58% said rooms were clean enough."
    • 5.5 "Average value."
    • 4.8 "Not very comfortable."
      4.4 "56% said rooms were small."
      2.2 "78% thought it was too noisy."
    • 4.7 "Bad amenities."
      4.7 "53% thought the building wasn't nice."
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    Overall rating

    8.7 Excellent
    Based on 165 reviews
    • 9.4 "Terrific location."
    • 8.9 "Great service."
      9.9 "99% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 6.2 "Average cleanliness."
      6.0 "Only 60% said rooms were clean enough."
    • 6.1 "Vibe was decent."
    • 5.6 "Average value."
    • 5.4 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 5.2 "Rooms are ok."
      6.0 "Only 60% said rooms were clean enough."
    • 4.9 "Not very comfortable."
      4.4 "56% said rooms were small."
    • 3.9 "Bad amenities."
      3.9 "61% thought the building wasn't nice."
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    Overall rating

    8.4 Excellent
    Based on 88 reviews
    • 9.4 "Terrific location."
    • 9.0 "World class service."
      9.8 "98% found the staff to be very friendly."
    • 5.8 "Breakfast is mediocre."
    • 5.4 "Vibe was decent."
    • 5.0 "Rooms are ok."
    • 4.6 "Not very comfortable."
    Hotel type
    Romantic Hotel
    Guests say the hotel is perfect for a romantic getaway.
    Family Hotel
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    Luxury Hotel
    Guests recommend this as a luxury hotel.
    Good to know
    "Stylish hotel"
    "Friendly atmosphere"
    "Professional service"
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