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Get an overview of this hotelFamily-friendly Florence hotel in Santa Maria Novella, walk to Cathedral of Saint Mary of the Flower

Popular property highlights

Free WiFi
Pets allowed
Restaurant
Outdoor pool
Business centre

Location

This family-friendly Florence hotel is located in the historical district, just steps away from Piazza di Santa Maria Novella and Santa Maria Novella Basilica and Museum. Cathedral of Saint Mary of the Flower and Florence Baptistery are also within 10 minutes.

Hotel features

A restaurant, an outdoor pool and 2 bars/lounges are available at this hotel. WiFi in public areas is free. Other amenities include a poolside bar, a rooftop terrace and valet parking.

Room amenities

All 102 soundproofed rooms feature free WiFi and minibars. For a bit of entertainment, guests will find flat-screen TVs with satellite channels, and other amenities include room service and coffee makers.

Languages Spoken

Renovations & Closures

The following facilities are closed seasonally every year. They will be closed from 1 October until 30 April:
  • Swimming pool

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

  • Use of nearby fitness centre (discount) 
  • Babysitting or childcare 
  • Lift 
  • Rooftop terrace 
  • Number of bars/lounges - 2 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Poolside bar 
  • Business centre 
  • Restaurant 
  • Meeting rooms 5 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Pool sunloungers 
  • Free WiFi 
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge) 
  • Limo or Town Car service available 
  • Valet parking (surcharge) 
  • Outdoor pool 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Luggage storage 
  • Breakfast available (surcharge) 
  • Concierge services 
  • Pool umbrellas 
  • Total number of rooms - 102 
  • Number of floors - 6 
  • Airport transport (surcharge) 
  • Multilingual staff 
  • Free newspapers in lobby 

Internet

Available in all rooms: Free WiFi

Available in some public areas: Free WiFi

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Arabic
  • French
  • German
  • Hebrew
  • Italian
  • Portuguese
  • Russian
  • Spanish

Parking

Valet parking (surcharge)

Room Amenities

  • Premium TV channels 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Air conditioning 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Soundproofed rooms 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Phone 
  • Minibar 
  • Coffee/tea maker 
  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Turndown service 
  • Bidet 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room massage available 
  • In-room childcare (surcharge) 
  • Desk 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Free newspaper 
  • Flat-panel TV 
  • Connecting/adjoining rooms available 
  • In-room safe 
  • Free WiFi 

Where to Eat

Grand Hotel Minerva has a restaurant on-site.

Room service (during limited hours) is available.

Nearby Activities

  • Bicycle rentals nearby 
  • Golfing nearby 

Accessibility

  • Accessible bathroom 
  • Roll-in shower 
  • In-room accessibility 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Special check-in instructions:

24-hour airport shuttle service is available. Contact the property in advance for details.

Check-out

Check-out time is noon

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Rollaway/extra beds are not available.

Pets

  • Pets are allowed for an extra charge of EUR 30 per accommodation, per stay.
  • Restrictions apply
  • For more information, contact the property on the number on the booking confirmation

You need to know

No rollaway/extra beds available

24-hour check-in
This property was recently renovated in February 2016. However, the following room types were not renovated: Classic Double Room, Superior Double or Twin Room, Double Room Single Use, Single Room, Classic Triple Room, Family Suite, and Family Duplex (Suite).

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 4.80 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.

Optional extras

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at the time of service, check-in or check-out.
  • Breakfast fee: between EUR15 and EUR25 per person (approximately)
  • Airport shuttle fee: EUR45 per vehicle (one-way)
  • Valet parking fee: EUR30 per night
  • Pet fee: EUR30 per accommodation, per stay
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Hotel Name

  • Grand Hotel Minerva Florence
  • Grand Hotel Minerva
  • Grand Minerva Florence
  • Grand Minerva
  • Grand Hotel Florence

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 EUR2999.99 due to national regulations. For further details, please contact the property using the information in the booking confirmation. The property has connecting/adjoining rooms, which are subject to availability and can be requested by contacting the property using the number on the booking confirmation. 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).


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