Ester Hotel - Florence

Via Largo Fratelli Alinari, 15 - 50123, Florence, Italy  show map
 3 stars
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Ester Hotel - Florence

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

EUR 20 per day

Luggage storage
Late check-in/ -out
Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Laundry

Self-service laundry

TV

Flat-screen TV

Elevator

Overview

Ester Hotel is set in a market area of Florence next to Santa Maria Novella, Uffizi Gallery and Fortezza da Basso.

Ester Hotel is also placed near to Strozzi Palace, Ponte Vecchio and The Market of San Lorenzo. This property is about 1 km away from the center of Florence.

The hotel is situated near a palace, a cathedral and a basilica.

Ester Hotel is within a 10-minute drive to Peretola airport.

Rooms

Ester Hotel provides 20 guestrooms appointed with TV with satellite channels, free Wi-Fi, a private safe, a private balcony and a minibar for a pleasant stay in Florence. The guestrooms look out on the mountain. They are equipped with coffee/tea makers, a microwave and an electric kettle.

Eat & Drink

Serving a wide range of dishes, Caffe Le Rose and Osteria All'Antico Mercato can be reached within 5 minutes’ walk.

Services

Aside from a baggage storage, currency exchange and a safe deposit box, guests can make use of laundry, 24-hour reception and concierge service.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

private parking is possible on site at EUR 20 per day.

Number of rooms:   13.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi
  • On-site parking
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Safe deposit box
  • Multilingual staff
  • No pets allowed
  • Vending machines
  • Currency exchange
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator

Services

  • Room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Bicycle rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Grocery shopping service
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available

Leisure facilities

  • Television in lobby

Room view

  • City view
  • Mountain view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Dressing area
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Bidet
  • Room toiletries
  • Washing machine
  • Hair dryer
  • Slippers

Self-catering

  • Kitchen
  • Refrigerator
  • Shared kitchen
  • Microwave on request

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • DVD player
  • In-room computer
  • Telephone
  • International calls
  • Free local telephone calls
  • CD player
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Parquet floor

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 6 may stay at the price of EUR 30 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay at the price of EUR 25 per person per night in a crib. 
  • One child under the age of 6 may stay at the price of EUR 30 per person per night in an extra bed. 

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Hotel Address:

Via Largo Fratelli Alinari, 15 - 50123, Florence, Italy

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City Center
  • Florence
    1400 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Santa Maria Novella Train Station
    700 ft
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Restaurants
  • Capitale della Cina (cuisine: Chinese)
    100 ft
  • Ristorante La Lampara
    200 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    13

Rooms and availability

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Double Room
Bed type: Double bed or Double bed or Twin beds or 2 Single beds
Size: 185 sq. feet
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  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Air conditioning
  • Shower
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Room facilities
    Ester photos Room
    Triple Room
    Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons or Queen-size bed and Single bed
    Size: 250 sq. feet
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    • Air conditioning
    • Shower
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    Standard|Triple Room with Balcony and City View

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      How to reach hotel

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      Hotel Address:

      Via Largo Fratelli Alinari, 15 - 50123, Florence, Italy

      Get directions
      City Center
      • Florence
        1400 ft
      Airports
      Train Stations
      • Santa Maria Novella Train Station
        700 ft
      • Bus stop
        400 ft
      Restaurants
      • Capitale della Cina (cuisine: Chinese)
        100 ft
      • Ristorante La Lampara
        200 ft
      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  2 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  11 am
      • Number of rooms:
        13

      Ester Location

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      What's nearby

      Tourist attractions

      • San Lorenzo Basilica - 1000 ft
      • Santa Maria Novella - 1000 ft
      • Duomo - S.Maria del Fiore - - 1400 ft
      • Strozzi Palace - 1700 ft

      Popular areas

      • City Center - 1000 ft

      Places of interest

      • Officina Profumo Farmaceutica di Santa Maria Novella - 1000 ft
      • Baptisterio - 1400 ft
      • Fortezza da Basso - 1400 ft
      • Catedral de Santa María del Fiore - 1700 ft
      • Via Dè Tornabuoni - 1700 ft

      Train stations

      Convention centers

      • Via Faenza - 400 ft
      • Fortezza da Basso - 1400 ft
      • Palazzo dei Congressi - 1400 ft

      Amusement

      • River to River. Florence Indian Film Festival - 1400 ft
      • Cinema Gambrinus CineHall - 1700 ft

      Monuments and Landmarks

      • Santa Maria Maggiore - 1000 ft
      • Medici Riccardi Palace - 1400 ft

      Historical sites

      • Pallazzo Pitti - 400 ft
      • Palazzo Vecchio - 700 ft
      • Il Duomo (Santa Maria del Fiore) - 1700 ft

      Local attractions

      • Giardino Torrigiani - 5200 ft
        Via de' Serragli, 146, Florence
      • Basilica di San Miniato al Monte - 1.2 mi
        Via del Monte alle Croci / Viale Galileo Galilei, Florence
      • Museo Stibbert - 1.2 mi
        Via Stibbert, 26, Florence
      • Folon e il Giardino delle Rose - 1.1 mi
        Viale Giuseppe Poggi, 2, Florence
      • Stibbert Museum - 1.1 mi
        via F. Stibbert, 26, Florence

      Near the hotel

      • Cenacolo di Fuligno Museum - 500 ft
        Via Faenza 42, Firenze, Florence
      • Duomo - Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore - 2100 ft
        via della Canonica, 1, Florence
      • Museo di Santa Maria Novella - 900 ft
        Piazza Santa Maria Novella, Florence
      • Museum Casa Martelli - 1100 ft
        Via Zannetti n. 8, 50122 Firenze, Florence
      • Medici Chapels - 800 ft
        Piazza Madonna degli Aldobrandini, 6, Florence
      • Church of Santa Maria Novella - 900 ft
        Piazza Santa Maria Novella, Florence
      • Villa Medicea di Cerreto Guidi - 1000 ft
        Via dei Ponti Medicei, 7, Florence

      Restaurants nearby

      • Capitale della Cina - 100 ft

        Address: Largo F.lli Alinari 12-13
        Phone: 0039055219287

        72% likes this, based on 41 reviews
        Cuisine: Chinese

      • Osteria All'Antico Mercato - 400 ft

        Address: Via Nazionale 78/r
        Phone: 055284182

        71% likes this, based on 425 reviews
        Price Range: USD 30 - USD 47

      • Trattoria Katti - 400 ft

        Address: Via Faenza, 21
        Phone: 055 219305

        68% likes this, based on 196 reviews

      • Ristorante La Lampara - 200 ft

        Address: Via Nazionale 36

        66% likes this, based on 154 reviews

      • Trattoria Antichi Cancelli - 400 ft

        Address: Faenza 73
        Phone: +39.055.218.927

        71% likes this, based on 152 reviews
        Cuisine: Italian

      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  2 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  11 am
      • Number of rooms:
        13
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      Ester Reviews

      Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Ester

      Average guest rating

      7.4out of 10
      Very good
      Based on 160 reviews

      Guest reviews

      • Couple
        10.0

        The hotel was in an excellent location, just minutes walk from tourist attractions, great restaurants, train station and shops. The staff was exceptional, very helpful right from the minute we set foot in the door, with everything, from suggestions to great food, shopping, and even attraction locations and local events. Not to mention the price was very fair. I highly suggest Hotel Ester for anyone who's looking for a wonderful experience in Florence. The knowledgeable owner was even helpful in suggesting scenic spots in the Tuscan region.

      • Group of friends
        10.0

        The staff were so friendly and kind! Anna really help us make our trip special! Thank-you:)

        The hotel was perfect!

      • Couple
        7.8

        The room was much nicer than we'd expected, and the location was very good.

        There were only two showers near our room and one toilet, which was a bit annoying. It wasn't a big deal, but sometimes having to wait was less than ideal.

      • Couple
        9.6

        the staff were friendly, has a kitchen , free wifi, good location.. there's 2 bathrooms for sharing among 7 rooms I think.. but it's very comfortable overall , I recommend it!

      • Couple
        7.0

        free wife,have computer in room.location is good.

      • Couple
        7.4

        We stayed only 1 night, The location is perfect, 2 min walk from the main train station. Big room, clean enough....

        Shared bathroom, very old furnitures, no wi-fi connection from the room, reception was in the other building,

      • Single
        10.0

        Very helpful staff and comfortable room in the prime location only a min from the train station and 10 minutes walk to the duomo.

        The mattress's too soft.

      • Single
        3.2

        very close to the station.

        they didn't change my towels for three days, bed sheets neither. the room smelt a bit musty maybe because the air conditioner was not clean I think. I even could not open the window because it was all rainy during my stay. (well, that's not the hotel's fault) The worst is the reception. neither friendly nor kind. one of them even cut off my words, not in friendly way such as helping me but that of offending me, I got the feeling that she couldn't bear my english any more. (Remember. you should speak english or italian VERY fluently in front of this hotel's reception)

      • Couple
        7.8

        Very helpful staff. Located right across from train station. Safe block. Computer/Sat TV in room.

        The room was very very small. Not comfortable for two people. Shower was literally on top of the toliet.

      • Group of friends
        9.2

        Staff were extremely helpful, explaining where to go and making reservations. Excellent location (5-10) minutes walk to all the sites.

      • Single
        9.6

        Old-fashion style hotel with amazing windows(old-fashion style).Mu window was looking to the church. The placement is perfect, 1minute from the train station and 10 minutes from the center.Big room with bright walls. TV, air condition.I had a room with shared bathroom. Bathrooms are cleaned as well.I liked it.I was staying there for 2 days.Fall in love to Florence!

        When windows are opened a little bit noisy. I just don't like using air-condition and try to open windows.

      • Older travelers
        5.8

        Good electronics-pc in room, good wi fi. Good selection of tv channels including Fox news. Very close to train station and all sites nearby on foot. Room was clean.

        Check in lobby on second floor. Very small elevators. Room was across street in a different building with other hotels. Common area around room was a mess---looks like extra furnishings stored in hallway or for remodeling. No breakfast, but McDonalds right next door.

      • Older travelers
        7.8

        Nice warm welcome by name. All staff we came in contact with were extremely helpfull and genuine. Nice family run hotel with a nice feel to it.Fantastic location-2 mins from bus/train station,close to shops,cafes,restaurants etc. Would definately return if we go back to Florence. Big thank you to Anna & Rosanna for assistance in transportation to various destinations for friends wedding. Be cautious with taxi's in Florence-drivers lack knowledge with destinations and drive around endlessly ripping you off.

        Everything was great. Comfortable bed, lovely bathroom, balcony, air con, quiet room etc etc

      • Group of friends
        8.2

        the location and the people worked in the hotel.You can find everything you need at here.

      • Couple
        9.2

        Ester appears to be a family run hotel, and throughout our stay we felt welcomed like guests in their home rather than customers. The room was comfortable and clean. We were pleasantly surprised that there was a computer with Internet, and satellite tv in our room (included in room rate). We had shared bathroom facilities which were clean. The only thing was that we had to walk across the reception area everytime we need to use it. Otherwise, highly recommended for budget travellers.

      How to reach hotel

      hotel Ester Hotel - Florence Florence location
      Show big map »

      Hotel Address:

      Via Largo Fratelli Alinari, 15 - 50123, Florence, Italy

      Get directions
      City Center
      • Florence
        1400 ft
      Airports
      Train Stations
      • Santa Maria Novella Train Station
        700 ft
      • Bus stop
        400 ft
      Restaurants
      • Capitale della Cina (cuisine: Chinese)
        100 ft
      • Ristorante La Lampara
        200 ft
      Hotel information
      • Check-in:
        from  2 pm
      • Check-out:
        until  11 am
      • Number of rooms:
        13