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Grand Hotel Minerva features a rooftop swimming pool and sun terrace with views of historic central Florence. Santa Maria Novella Train Station is just 1,000 feet away.

The air-conditioned rooms offer free Wi-Fi access and satellite TV. Some have views of Florence Cathedral, just 1,650 feet away.

The Hotel Minerva Grand has a 24-hour front desk and staff can provide information on visiting Florence’s main attractions, including the Uffizi Gallery and Gallery dell’Accademia.

Hotel Minerva’s restaurant serves traditional Italian dishes and you can enjoy a drink from the rooftop bar.

This is our guests' favorite part of Florence, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.8 for a two-person trip.

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Located in the heart of Florence, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.8

Want a great night's sleep? This hotel was highly-rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast Info

Italian, Vegetarian, Gluten-free, American, Buffet

Private parking available

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Sleeps Room Type Price
Max adults: 2. Max children: 1
Classic Double or Twin Room
  • 1 queen bed
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  • 2 twin beds
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Max adults: 3. Max children: 1
Executive Triple Room
  • 1 sofa bed and
  • 1 queen bed
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Max adults: 4. Max children: 1
Family Suite
  • 1 sofa bed and
  • 1 queen bed
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Suite
  • 1 king bed and 1 sofa bed
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Max adults: 4. Max children: 2
Two Connecting Rooms (4Adults)
  • 2 twin beds and
  • 1 queen bed
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Premium Double or Twin Room
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  • 2 twin beds
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Romantic Suite
High floor
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Romantic Double Room
High floor
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Premium Triple Room
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Deluxe Double Room
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Max adults: 4. Max children: 1
Duplex Suite
  • Bedroom 1: 2 sofa beds
  • Living room: 2 sofa beds
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Max adults: 5. Max children: 1
Two Connecting Rooms (5 Adults)
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  • 1 sofa bed and
  • 1 queen bed
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Max adults: 2
Premium Double Room with City View
  • 1 queen bed
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  • 2 twin beds
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Max adults: 3. Max children: 1
Junior Suite with Terrace
  • Bedroom 1: 1 queen bed
  • Living room: 1 sofa bed
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  • Living room: 1 sofa bed
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  • Living room: 1 sofa bed
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  • Living room: 2 sofa beds
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About Grand Hotel Minerva

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  • Are there thermostats in the rooms?

    yes, of course.


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    Answered on October 18, 2021
  • Is the swimming pool open late October?

    we will close the swimming pool next Monday.


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  • Hello - do you have parking at the hotel or nearby? Kind regards, Megan

    Getting to the Grand Hotel Minerva by car is no problem. There is no need to reserve a space or to provide the registration number in advance.


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Hotel surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
Excellent location – show map
What's nearby
  • Santa Maria Novella
    0.1 miles
  • Rucellai Palace
    0.2 miles
  • Santa Maria Maggiore
    0.2 miles
  • Consulate General of France – Florence
    0.2 miles
  • Ognissanti
    0.2 miles
  • Strozzi Palace
    0.2 miles
  • Via Dè Tornabuoni
    0.2 miles
  • Basilica of San Lorenzo
    0.2 miles
  • Cappelle Medicee
    0.2 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Restaurant Pizzeria Vincanto
    0 miles
  • Cafe/Bar Shake Cafè
    0 miles
  • Restaurant Il Latini
    0.1 miles
  • Cafe/Bar Giacosa by Cavalli
    0.1 miles
  • Restaurant Buca Mario
    0.1 miles
  • Cafe/Bar Gelateria la Carraia
    0.1 miles
Top attractions
  • Mercato Centrale
    0.3 miles
  • Piazza del Duomo, Florence
    0.4 miles
  • Ponte Vecchio
    0.5 miles
  • Uffizi Gallery
    0.5 miles
  • Accademia Gallery
    0.5 miles
  • Pitti Palace
    0.6 miles
  • San Marco Church in Florence
    0.6 miles
  • Sant'Ambrogio Market
    0.9 miles
  • Piazzale Michelangelo
    1.1 miles
  • The Mall Luxury Outlet
    11.8 miles
Natural Beauty
  • River Arno
    0.2 miles
Public transit
  • Train Santa Maria Novella Train Station
    0.2 miles
Closest Airports
  • Florence Airport
    3.1 miles
  • Pisa International Airport
    42.7 miles
  • Forlì Airport
    50.4 miles
How to get to Grand Hotel Minerva from Florence Airport
    Public shuttle
    Parking available
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1 Restaurant On Site

    La Buona Novella

    Food: Italian

Amenities of Grand Hotel Minerva
Outdoors
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • Terrace
Pets
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.
Activities
  • Tour or class about local culture Additional charge
  • Bike tours Additional charge
  • Walking tours Additional charge
Food & Drink
  • Chocolate/Cookies Additional charge
  • Fruit Additional charge
  • Bottle of water
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Kids' meals Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Private parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is not needed) and charges may apply.
Front Desk Services
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Baby safety gates
  • Babysitting/Child services Additional charge
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Ironing service Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
  • Business center
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Safe
General
  • Pet bowls
  • Pet basket
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Hypoallergenic room available
  • Heating
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
Accessibility
  • Bathroom emergency cord
  • Raised toilet
  • Wheelchair accessible
Outdoor swimming pool
  • Seasonal
  • Opening times
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Heated pool
  • Pool with view
  • Pool is on rooftop
Spa
  • Locker rooms
  • Fitness classes
  • Fitness
  • Hand massage Additional charge
  • Head massage Additional charge
  • Couples' massage Additional charge
  • Foot massage Additional charge
  • Neck massage Additional charge
  • Back massage Additional charge
  • Spa lounge/Relaxation area
  • Beach umbrellas
  • Beach chairs/Loungers
  • Pool/Beach towels
  • Hot tub/Jacuzzi Additional charge
  • Massage Additional charge
  • Fitness center
Languages Spoken
  • German
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Italian
  • Russian
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Sustainability initiatives

This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

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Check-in

From 3:00 PM

Check-out

Until 12:00 PM

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 4 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 3 years
Crib by request
Free

Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

The maximum number of cribs allowed depends on the room you choose. Double-check the maximum capacity for the room you selected.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

Pets

Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.

Maestro Mastercard Visa UnionPay credit card CartaSi JCB Diners Club American Express Grand Hotel Minerva accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

When booking more than 3 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Please note the swimming pool is open from April to October, from 09:00 to 19:00.

Parking costs EUR 30 per day for standard cars and EUR 40 per day for SUVs and luxury sports cars.. Only valet parking is available.

Only small and medium-size pets up to 10 kg are allowed. A surcharge of EUR 30 applies. Please note that pets are not allowed in the restaurant, in the swimming pool, in the wellness area and on the sun terrace.

When booking dinner option, please note that drinks are not included with the meal.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Hot tub/jacuzzi is closed from Tue, Nov 02, 2021 until Thu, Mar 31, 2022

Hot tub/jacuzzi is closed from Fri, Apr 01, 2022 until Fri, Sept 30, 2022

Swimming pool #1: Closed from Mon, Nov 01, 2021 until Thu, Mar 31, 2022

FAQs about Grand Hotel Minerva

  • Room options at Grand Hotel Minerva include:

    • Twin/Double
    • Triple
    • Family
    • Suite
    • Quad
    • Double
    • Single

  • Yes, there's a hot tub. You can find out more about this and the other facilities at Grand Hotel Minerva on this page.

  • Grand Hotel Minerva has 1 restaurant:

    • La Buona Novella

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • The prices at Grand Hotel Minerva may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • The following parking options are available to guests staying at Grand Hotel Minerva (subject to availability):

    • Private Parking
    • Parking

  • Grand Hotel Minerva is 1,650 feet from the center of Florence.

  • Grand Hotel Minerva offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Fitness center
    • Hot tub/Jacuzzi
    • Massage
    • Back massage
    • Walking tours
    • Head massage
    • Locker rooms
    • Foot massage
    • Tour or class about local culture
    • Fitness
    • Bike tours
    • Neck massage
    • Spa lounge/Relaxation area
    • Hand massage
    • Couples' massage
    • Fitness classes

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Grand Hotel Minerva by:

    • Airport shuttle (public) 20min

  • Check-in at Grand Hotel Minerva is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 12:00 PM.

  • Guests staying at Grand Hotel Minerva can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.4).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Italian
    • Vegetarian
    • Gluten-free
    • American
    • Buffet