Grand Hotel Minerva features a rooftop swimming pool and sun terrace with views across Florence’s historic centre. Santa Maria Novella Train Station is just 300 metres away. The air-conditioned rooms offer free Wi-Fi access and satellite TV. Some have views across to Florence Cathedral, just 500 metres away. The Hotel Minerva Grand has a 24-hour front desk and staff can advise on visits to Florence’s main sites, 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.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.8 for a two-person trip.

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Property highlights

Situated in the real 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

American, Buffet

Private parking available


Availability

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Room type
Number of guests
 
1 large double bed
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2 single beds
1 sofa bed
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1 large double bed
1 sofa bed
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1 large double bed
1 extra-large double bed
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1 sofa bed
2 single beds
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1 large double bed
1 large double bed
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2 single beds
1 large double bed
1 sofa bed
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1 large double bed
1 large double bed
1 double bed
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1 sofa bed
1 large double bed
Bedroom :
2 sofa beds
Living room:
2 sofa beds
2 single beds
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1 sofa bed
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1 large double bed
1 large double bed
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2 single beds
Bedroom :
1 large double bed
Living room:
1 sofa bed
Bedroom :
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Property practices

This property has told us they implemented certain practices across some or all of these categories: waste, water, energy and greenhouse gases, destination and community, and nature.
Guest reviews

Categories:

Staff
9.5
Facilities
9.1
Cleanliness
9.3
Comfort
9.5
Value for money
8.2
Location
9.8
Free WiFi
8.3
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See what guests loved the most:

  • Muriel
    France France
    there is not glass in the room for the drink. location is fantastic breakfast is good
  • Lorraine
    Switzerland Switzerland
    Super Location, but also quiet at night. Breakfast food and service always very friendly, as was the reception staff. Loved the ambiance and art work all over the hotel. Lunch food also very good.
  • Anna
    United Kingdom United Kingdom
    Fantastic location and beautiful decor. Staff were incredibly helpful and always friendly

Hotel surroundings

Restaurants
1 restaurant on site

  • La Buona Novella
    • Cuisine
      Italian
    • Ambiance
      Modern
    • Dietary options
      Vegetarian • Gluten-free

Facilities of Grand Hotel Minerva
Great facilities! Review score, 9.1

Most popular facilities
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Private parking
  • Free WiFi
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Restaurant
  • Fitness centre
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Bar
Bathroom
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bidet
  • Bath or shower
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
Bedroom
  • Linen
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Alarm clock
Outdoors
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun terrace
  • Terrace
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
  • Clothes rack
Pets
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may be applicable.
Activities
  • Tour or class about local culture
    Additional charge
  • Bike tours
    Additional charge
  • Walking tours
    Additional charge
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable channels
  • Satellite channels
  • Radio
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Fruits
    Additional charge
  • Wine/champagne
    Additional charge
  • Kid meals
    Additional charge
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Minibar
  • Restaurant
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Private parking is possible at a location nearby (reservation is not needed) and costs € 45 per day.
  • Valet parking
Reception services
  • Invoice provided
  • Concierge service
  • Luggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment and family services
  • Baby safety gates
  • Books, DVDs, or music for children
  • 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 centre
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
    Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key card access
  • Key access
  • Safety deposit box
General
  • Pet bowls
  • Pet basket
  • Hypoallergenic
  • Air conditioning
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Allergy-free room
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Heating
  • Soundproofing
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Lift
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Wake up service/Alarm clock
  • Room service
Accessibility
  • Emergency cord in bathroom
  • Higher level toilet
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Upper floors accessible by elevator
Outdoor swimming pool
  • Seasonal
  • Pool is on rooftop
  • Pool with view
  • Heated pool
  • Pool/beach towels
  • Sun loungers or beach chairs
Wellness
  • Fitness/spa locker rooms
  • Fitness
  • Hand massage
  • Head massage
  • Couples massage
  • Foot massage
  • Neck massage
  • Back massage
  • Sun umbrellas
  • Sun loungers or beach chairs
  • Massage
    Additional charge
  • Fitness centre
Languages spoken
  • German
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Italian

House rules

Grand Hotel Minerva takes special requests - add in the next step!

Check-in

From 15:00

Check-out

Until 12:00

 

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

Children 4 years and above will be charged as adults at this property.

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

Cot and extra bed policies

0 - 3 years
Cot upon request
Free

The number of cots allowed is dependent on the option you choose. Please check your selected option for more information.

There are no extra beds available at this property.

All cots are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There is no age requirement for check-in

Pets

Pets are allowed on request. Charges may be applicable.

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The fine print
Need-to-know information for guests at this property

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 from EUR 35 to EUR 45 per day depending on the car model. 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 Coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

FAQs about Grand Hotel Minerva

  • The prices at Grand Hotel Minerva may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

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

    • Fitness centre
    • Massage
    • Neck massage
    • Walking tours
    • Hand massage
    • Tour or class about local culture
    • Couples massage
    • Fitness/spa locker rooms
    • Fitness
    • Swimming Pool
    • Foot massage
    • Bike tours
    • Head massage
    • Back massage

  • Check-in at Grand Hotel Minerva is from 15:00, and check-out is until 12:00.

  • Grand Hotel Minerva has 1 restaurant:

    • La Buona Novella

  • Room options at Grand Hotel Minerva include:

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

  • Grand Hotel Minerva is 550 yards from the centre of Florence. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • Guests staying at Grand Hotel Minerva can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.0).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • American
    • Buffet

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