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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.
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.
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.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us! Opens in a new window.
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).
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Express check-in
- Offsite parking discounted rates available
- Rooftop terrace
- Offsite parking reservations required
- Number of bars/lounges - 2
- Concierge services
- 24-hour front desk
- Free breakfast
- Express check-out
- Tours/ticket assistance
- Total number of rooms - 49
- One meeting room
- Number of floors - 4
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- WiFi (surcharge)
- Number of buildings/towers - 1
- Airport transportation (surcharge)
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 )
Offsite parking discounted rates available, Offsite parking reservations required
- Daily housekeeping
- Hair dryer
- Air conditioning
- In-room climate control (air conditioning)
- Free bottled water
- Private bathroom
- Free toiletries
- Bathtub or shower
- In-room safe
- Satellite TV service
- Iron/ironing board (on request)
- WiFi (surcharge)
- Blackout drapes/curtains
- Room service (limited hours)
- Free cribs/infant beds
If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.
- Roll-in shower
- In-room accessibility
Check-in time ends at noon
Check-in time starts at 2 PM
Special check-in instructions:
Check-out time is 11 AM
Children and extra beds
- Children are welcome.
- Kids stay free! One child 3 years old or younger stays free when using existing bedding.
- Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
- Free cribs (infant beds)!
- Pets not allowed
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
- No onsite parking is available.
- Spring Break deposit: EUR 30 per night (for guests under 12 years old)
- A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 4.80 per person, per night, up to 7 nights. This tax does not apply to children under 12 years of age.
- 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)
- California Florence
- Hotel California Florence
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.