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On the banks of the Arno River, La Scaletta is a 15th-century building located between Florence's Ponte Vecchio bridge and Palazzo Pitti. Its rooftop terrace is open all year and offers panoramic views.

The bright rooms feature neutral colors and hardwood floors. All air-conditioned, they include an LCD TV, minibar and free Wi-Fi.

A continental buffet breakfast is available upon request. You can enjoy drinks and Tuscan cuisine at the hotel bar and restaurant. Meals are served on the terrace from May until September.

La Scaletta Hotel is just across the river from the Uffizi Gallery and 10 minutes by foot from Florence's cathedral, the Duomo. Santa Maria Novella Train Station is a 15-minute walk away.

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

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.7 for a two-person trip.

Hotel La Scaletta al Ponte Vecchio has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Feb 5, 2007

Property Highlights

Located in the heart of Florence, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.6

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

Breakfast Info

Italian, Buffet

Private parking available


Availability

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Travel Sustainable property
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This property is part of the Travel Sustainable program, which means it’s taken significant steps to make your stay more sustainable.
Property questions and answers
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  • Does “attached bathroom” mean a shared hall bathroom, or is it in your room? Thank you.
    All our rooms have private ensuite bathroom. Best regards, Sara
    Answered on January 7, 2020
  • Are there any superior double rooms with a bathtub?
    Hello, We have only one Superior room with bathtub. best regards, Laura
    Answered on January 5, 2020
  • We need secure parking for our car. Can you provide that and what would be the cost? Thank you.
    Hotel La Scaletta has not private parking but has an agreement with a private garage open, from 07.00 a.m. to 12.00 a.m., that costs Euro 24-30 for 24..
    Answered on January 21, 2020
  • Hi, do you have parking? Thanks,
    Hi, We don't have a garage but we have an agreement with a garage nearb . Best regards
    Answered on September 16, 2021
  • Do you have Parking at the hotel ?
    not a private one, we have an agreement with 2 garages, the costs is about 35 € for 24h.
    Answered on September 28, 2022
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Hotel area info *
1 Restaurant On Site

    Panorama Restaurant La Scaletta

    Food: Italian

    Open for: Dinner

Amenities of Hotel La Scaletta al Ponte Vecchio
Bathroom
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bidet
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
Bedroom
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
Outdoors
  • Terrace
Kitchen
  • Cleaning products
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
Pets
Pets are allowed on request. No extra charges.
Activities
  • Cooking class Off-site Additional charge
  • Tour or class about local culture Additional charge
  • Happy hour Additional charge
  • Bike tours Additional charge
  • Walking tours Additional charge
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Telephone
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Fruit Additional charge
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Bar (temporarily closed)
  • Minibar
  • Restaurant
Internet
Wired internet is available in public areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Private parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is needed) and costs EUR 35.0 per day.
  • Parking garage
  • Electric vehicle charging station
Front Desk Services
  • Concierge
  • Baggage storage
  • Tour desk
  • 24-hour front desk
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Babysitting/Child services Additional charge
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Suit press Additional charge
  • Ironing service Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Key card access
  • Key access
  • Safe
General
  • Hypoallergenic
  • Air conditioning
  • Smoke-free property
  • Hypoallergenic room available
  • Wake-up service
  • Hardwood or parquet floors
  • Heating
  • Soundproof
  • Soundproof rooms
  • Elevator
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Wake-up service/Alarm clock
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish
  • French
  • Italian

House rules

Hotel La Scaletta al Ponte Vecchio takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

3:00 PM - 12:00 AM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in

Check-out

7:00 AM - 11:00 AM

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 - 2 years
Crib upon request
Free

The number of cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

There are no extra beds available at this property.

All cribs are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

Pets

Free! Pets are allowed on request. No extra charges.

Groups

When booking more than 4 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Maestro Mastercard Visa UnionPay credit card CartaSi American Express Hotel La Scaletta al Ponte Vecchio accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

In accordance with government guidelines to minimize transmission of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property may request additional documentation from guests to validate identity, travel itinerary, and other relevant info on dates where such guidelines exist.

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

Food and beverage services at this property may be limited or unavailable due to the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property has reduced reception and service hours.

Please inform Hotel La Scaletta al Ponte Vecchio of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

Bar is closed from Thu, Nov 01, 2018 until Tue, Apr 30, 2019

Bar is closed from Mon, Nov 01, 2021 until Sat, Apr 30, 2022

FAQs about Hotel La Scaletta al Ponte Vecchio

  • Hotel La Scaletta al Ponte Vecchio is 1,950 feet from the center of Florence.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Hotel La Scaletta al Ponte Vecchio by:

    • Airport shuttle (public) 30min

  • Room options at Hotel La Scaletta al Ponte Vecchio include:

    • Double
    • Suite
    • Twin/Double

  • Hotel La Scaletta al Ponte Vecchio has 1 restaurant:

    • Panorama Restaurant La Scaletta

  • The prices at Hotel La Scaletta al Ponte Vecchio may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Guests staying at Hotel La Scaletta al Ponte Vecchio can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.2).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Italian
    • Buffet

  • Hotel La Scaletta al Ponte Vecchio offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Walking tours
    • Cooking class
    • Happy hour
    • Bike tours
    • Tour or class about local culture

  • Check-in at Hotel La Scaletta al Ponte Vecchio is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.