Get an overview of this hotelCentral Florence hotel steps from Michelangelo's David

5 minutes from Duomo

The Academy Gallery, home to Michelangelo's David is just a 2-minute walk from this central Florence hotel. The Duomo, Giotto's Bell Tower, and the Baptistery of St. John are about a 5-minute walk.

Breakfast included

Hotel California serves a complimentary Continental breakfast, which guests can enjoy in the garden courtyard. The hotel also offers an onsite restaurant, a rooftop bar, an airport shuttle, and wireless Internet access.

Marble bathrooms

Guestrooms are housed on the upper floor of a restored historic building. All include satellite TV, in-room safes, and Carrara marble bathrooms. Some guestrooms have original frescoes and stucco work.

Hotel Amenities

Hotel Amenities

Located in Florence's historic center, Hotel California is situated on the second floor of a restored, centuries-old building. Original Renaissance-era frescoes, ornamentation, and stucco work can be found in the public areas and some of the guestrooms. Michelangelo's David can be found in the Galleria dell'Accademia, just down the street.

The Florence hotel serves a complimentary Continental breakfast, which guests can enjoy in the courtyard. The onsite restaurant serves Italian cuisine for dinner and offers alfresco dining (reservations required). Cocktails and wine are served in the rooftop bar. Room service is available 24 hours a day. An Internet kiosk (surcharge) is in the lobby, and wireless Internet access is available for a surcharge in public areas. The hotel offers a patio, express check-in and check-out, a safety-deposit box at the front desk, a roof terrace, dry cleaning/laundry service, and a meeting/conference room.

Parking is available nearby for a fee. Guests can request a roundtrip airport shuttle (surcharge, advance notice required).

  • Airport transportation (surcharge) 
  • Total number of rooms - 49 
  • 24-hour front desk 
  • Express check-out 
  • Elevator/lift 
  • Number of floors - 4 
  • Bar/lounge 
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk 
  • Free breakfast 
  • Concierge services 
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service 
  • Express check-in 
  • Tours/ticket assistance 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • One meeting room 
  • Rooftop terrace 
  • Restaurant 
  • Offsite parking discounted rates available 
  • Offsite parking reservations required 
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1 

Internet

Available in all rooms: Wireless internet access ( EUR 10.00 per 24-hour period )

Available in some public areas: Wireless internet access ( EUR 10.00 per 24-hour period )

Parking

Offsite parking discounted rates available, Offsite parking reservations required

Room Amenities

  • Daily housekeeping 
  • Hair dryer 
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning) 
  • Air conditioning 
  • Phone 
  • Refrigerator 
  • Free bottled water 
  • Private bathroom 
  • Free toiletries 
  • Bathtub or shower 
  • Satellite TV service 
  • Television 
  • Iron/ironing board (on request) 
  • In-room safe 
  • Desk 
  • WiFi (surcharge) 
  • Blackout drapes/curtains 
  • Room service (limited hours) 
  • Free cribs/infant beds 

Accessibility

If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.

  • In-room accessibility 
  • Roll-in shower 

Hotel Policies

Check-in

Check-in time ends at noon

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

Special check-in instructions:

Airport shuttle service is available on request. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Check-out

Check-out time is 11 AM

Payment types

Children and extra beds

  • Children are welcome.
  • Kids stay free! One child 3 years old or younger stays free when using existing bedding.
  • Free cribs (infant beds)!

Pets

  • Pets not allowed

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

  • No onsite parking is available.

No rollaway/extra beds available

Fees

You'll be asked to pay the following charges at the property:
  • Spring Break deposit: EUR 30 per night (for guests under 12 years old)
  • A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 4.50 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 time of service, check-in, or check-out.
  • Fee for in-room wireless Internet: EUR 10.00 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: EUR 10.00 per 24-hour period (rates may vary)
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

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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 EUR 2999.99, due to national regulations. For further details, please contact the property using information in the booking confirmation. This property offers transfers from the airport (surcharges may apply). Guests must contact the property with arrival details before travel, using the contact information on the booking confirmation. One child 3 years old or younger stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding.


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