Grand Hotel Cavour - Florence

Via Del Proconsolo 3, Florence, Italy, 50122  show map
 4 stars
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Grand Hotel Cavour - Florence

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

Parking

EUR 40 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant buffet

Cafe

Shuttle

Paid city shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness center

Swimming pool

Outdoor swimming pool

Indoor swimming pool

Verified Reviews:

  • Room was clean - Modern bathroom - Parking fee ($40-50) per night - Decent mid price
  • Close to all the sights - Great rooftop bar - Air conditioned gym - Free wifi
  • Right in the center - Beautiful view - Bed was comfy - Worth the price - Recommend it
  • Wonderful hotel - Staff was very friendly - Breakfast was generous - Bar was pricey
  • 5 minutes to the duomo - Lobby is well appointed - Rooftop terrace - Service was great

Overview

Grand Hotel Cavour is a 6-story hotel in a shopping area of Florence at a close proximity to Conte of Florence, Ponte Vecchio and Piazza del Duomo offering classic rooms with a stunning view over the cathedral. Featuring Renaissance architecture, Grand Hotel Cavour was renovated in 2008.

The hotel is right in the heart of Florence. The property is in a 10-minute walk to Florence city center.

This hotel is placed in Palazzo Pitti district, known for an art gallery, a museum and a palace.

10 minutes' drive from Peretola airport and 15 minutes' walk to Santa Maria Novella train station.

Rooms

This deluxe hotel comprises of rooms like premium triple room, economy twin room and deluxe triple room with elegant decor and such comforts as an in-room safe, cable TV, a mini bar, a DVD player and a personal computer. For more comfort a shower, a hairdryer and bathrobes are provided.

Eat & Drink

The hotel’s restaurant welcomes guests with a rich buffet breakfast. Dishes of Italian cuisine are served in the lounge restaurant. Wines, cocktails and coffee are offered in the snack bar. Serving both food and drinks, Alle Murate and yellow bar are situated around 50 meters from the property.

Services

Guests will make use of currency exchange, a safety deposit box and an elevator as well as computer equipment, a business centre and a photocopier.

Relax

Grand Hotel Cavour is a child-friendly hotel offering cribs and babysitting. For active guests, there are fitness classes and a gym at the hotel.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

private parking is possible at a location nearby at EUR 40 per day.

Year renovated:   2008.  Number of floors:   6.  Number of rooms:   100.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Paid parking
  • Free safe at reception
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • Pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Public areas with access for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Luggage storage
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Executive/club floor
  • Lobby
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness center

Services

  • Paid city shuttle
  • Room service
  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wedding services
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Shoe shine service
  • Newspaper service

Dining facilities

  • Paid breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Cafe
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Dinner

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Business services
  • Projector
  • Microphone
  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • Paid babysitting/ Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Sauna
  • Turkish bath
  • Steam room
  • Reflex massage
  • Reading room

Room facilities

  • In-room air conditioning
  • Central heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Shared bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Bidet
  • Bathrobe

Self-catering

  • Electric kettle

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • CD player
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Parquet floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Children and extra beds

All children
0 - 2 years
Crib FREE
Maximum capacity of cribs and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.

Pets

Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Via Del Proconsolo 3, Florence, Italy, 50122

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City Center
  • Florence
    300 m
Airports
Train Stations
  • Santa Maria Novella Train Station
    1.0 km
  • Bus stop
    100 m
Restaurants
  • Gusto Leo (cuisine: Italian)
    20 m
  • Alle Murate (cuisine: Italian)
    20 m
Parks
  • Giardino Bardini
    600 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of floors:
    6
  • Number of rooms:
    100

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Rooms and availability

Grand Hotel Cavour photos Room
Standard Twin Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds, 2 Single beds or 1 Double bed, 2 Single beds

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Private bathroom
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:High speed internet
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Safe deposit box
  • Pets allowed
  • Facilities for disabled
  • Work desk
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Telephone
  • Alarm clock
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Guest toiletries
  • Bidet
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

Standard|Advance Purchase Classic + Breakfast

Standard Twin Room for Single Use
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

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Room Description:

Twin room sole use

Grand Hotel Cavour photos Interior
Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 1 Queen-size bed and 1 Sofa bed, Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Coffee machine
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Parquet floor
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Guest toiletries
  • Bidet
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Sofa bed
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • CD player
Room Description:

Suite|Suite Room

Grand Hotel Cavour photos Room
Junior Suite
  • Room size:

    35 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 1 Single bed, Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Pets allowed
  • Facilities for disabled
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Parquet floor
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Guest toiletries
  • Bidet
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Sofa bed
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • CD player
Room Description:

Junior Suite|Junior Suite Double or Twin Room

Grand Hotel Cavour photos Room Classic Superior Room
Superior Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Single beds, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Private bathroom
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:High speed internet
  • Safe deposit box
  • Pets allowed
  • Facilities for disabled
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Telephone
  • Alarm clock
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Guest toiletries
  • Bidet
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

Superior|Superior + Breakfast (2 beds)

Superior Triple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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  • Media:Cable TV
Room Description:

TRP - SUPERIOR ROOM. BED & BREAKFAST

Grand Hotel Cavour photos Room Deluxe Room
Deluxe Double Room
  • Room size:

    25 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Single beds, 2 Single beds

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Pets allowed
  • Facilities for disabled
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Telephone
  • Alarm clock
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Guest toiletries
  • Bidet
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

Deluxe Not Refundable Only Bed TPL. ROOM ONLY

Deluxe Triple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Pets allowed
  • Facilities for disabled
  • Work desk
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Hair dryer
  • Dining:Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Television
Room Description:

TRP - DELUXE ROOM. BED & BREAKFAST

Luxury Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 1 Single bed, Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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Room Description:

Deluxe|Luxury Room

Grand Hotel Cavour Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Duomo Area200 m
  • 500 Touring Club200 m
  • Duomo - S.Maria del Fiore -300 m

Places of interest

  • Dante's House100 m
  • Campanille di Giotto200 m
  • Catedral de Santa María del Fiore200 m
  • CHIESA SANTA CROCE300 m
  • Baptisterio300 m

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Palazzo Vecchio200 m
  • Piazza della Signoria200 m
  • Piazza del Duomo200 m
  • Centro Storico200 m
  • Belltower by Giotto300 m

Historical sites

  • Il Duomo (Santa Maria del Fiore)200 m
  • Il Ponte Vecchio300 m
  • Piazza della Signoria300 m

Museums

  • Bargello Museum100 m
  • National Museum of the Bargello100 m
  • Dante's House100 m
  • Bargello100 m

Local attractions

  • Teatro Comunale1.5 km
    Corso Italia 16, Florence
  • Le Cascine1.8 km
    Piazza Vittorio Veneto, Florence
  • La Dolce Vita2.2 km
    Via Giovanni Boccaccio 29\a, Certaldo
  • Museo Geopaleontologico1.8 km
    Piazza Vittorio Veneto 1, Scandicci
  • Bandini Museum 2.2 km
    Via Dupre 1, Fiesole

Near the hotel

  • Uffizi Gallery260 m
    Piazzale degli Uffizi 6, Florence
  • Museo Nazionale del Bargello 60 m
    Via del Proconsolo 4, Florence
  • Palazzo Vecchio220 m
    Piazza della Signoria, Florence
  • Museo Gucci160 m
    Piazza della Signoria, 10, Florence
  • Duomo - Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore190 m
    via della Canonica, 1, Florence
  • Casa di Dante50 m
    Via Santa Margherita 1, Florence
  • Palazzo Gondi120 m
    Piazza San Firenze, 3, Florence

Restaurants nearby

  • Gusto Leo20 m

    Address: Via del Proconsolo, 8/10
    Phone: 055.285217

    63% likes this, based on 307 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian

  • yellow bar70 m

    Address: via del proconsolo, 39r
    Phone: 055/211766

    74% likes this, based on 503 reviews
    Price Range: GBP 3 - GBP 7

  • Donnini Procomsolo20 m

    Address: Via del Proconsolo 29 R

    81% likes this, based on 30 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian

  • Alle Murate20 m

    Address: 16R Via del Proconsolo
    Phone: 055-240-618

    63% likes this, based on 185 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian
    Price Range: GBP 65 - GBP 97

  • Ristorante Angels20 m

    Address: Via del Proconsolo 29r
    Phone: 0039 055 2398762

    74% likes this, based on 84 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian
    Price Range: GBP 21 - GBP 61

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of floors:
    6
  • Number of rooms:
    100

Hotel Awards

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According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
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Grand Hotel Cavour Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Grand Hotel Cavour

Average guest rating

7.8out of 10
Fabulous
Based on 651 reviews

Rating by category:

Location
10.0
Rooms
6.0
Service
8.0
Value
8.0
Dining
8.0

Guest reviews

  • Single
    6.2

    stayed here a few times and location is great, and has a nice feeling down the old street of Florence.

    I was put on a low floor and was very noisy the first night...infact i didn't sleep very much at all.... was slightly annoyed as i have stayed here a good amount of times so would expect that the hotel would put you in the best location of the hotel as a returning customer.

  • Couple
    8.2

    The location was really good.

    The room was a bit old-fashioned and was extremely noisy at night-time.

  • Older travelers
    7.8

    The location for sightseeing & shopping - is great

    The room & the bath should have more cupboard space.The bathroom floor should be much better cleaned from old stains. The bread at breakfast should be of better quality & fresh.

  • Older travelers
    5.0

    Location

    The smell of the corridors, room interiors.

  • Group of friends
    5.0

    The location of the hotel was great; it was close to most of the attractions in Florence. Nice view of the top of the Duomo from the roof of the hotel.

    I think the hotel is undergoing a long term renovation, so some of the rooms were quite nice but some of them were poor. So it all depends what type of room they give you. The rooms that we had were mix.

  • Family with children
    8.2

    Excellent location, with easy walking to most sites in Florence. Staff were very professional and helpful. Breakfast was outstanding, and the dining room staff were wonderful.

    Rooms could be better lit, in general, and the showers could be updated.

  • Older travelers
    7.8

    Location is excellent and roof-top terrace ideal to enjoy a relaxing drink after a long day in the sun.

    No complaints really other than price but Florence is an expensive city for hotel accommodation.

  • Family with children
    5.4

    We like the entrance only.

    Corridors was smelling badly. Rooms smells like a humudity, while you were walking carpets used to dusty.

  • Family with children
    9.6

    Overall, the hotel was at about 3-star standard (as far as bedrooms and breakfast were concerned). Nevertheless, it was very good value, given the location. I liked its proximity to so many restaurants. I especially liked its roof-top terrace - and my teenagers like the gym (one had to pay 10 EURO a day to use the gym). Buffet breakfast was not excellent (but it did have plenty food). Rooms were clean and comfortable, although the narrow streets generate a lot of noise at night (I was on the 1st floor). But you only hear it if the window is open. The bedroom TV had 17 channels: three in English: CNN, CNBC and Aljazeera. Reception staff were generally helpful and accomodating.

  • Group of friends
    7.8

    The superb roof terrace bar - wonderful. Breakfast selection was excellent. Friendly staff and welcoming reception in particular.

    We were unable to access the gym and spa - we had chosen the hotel particularly for the reason that it had these things so this was a little inconvenient

  • Older travelers
    8.8

    Overall the hotel was very good even though it was more expensive. In the future we would stay there again, especially if the price can be improved. An extra tax/fees of 8 Euros per day for two people should be part of the price not tacked on top of the hotel rate.

  • Older travelers
    8.8

    Overall the hotel was very good even though it was more expensive. In the future we would stay there again, especially if the price can be improved. An extra tax/fees of 8 Euros per day for two people should be part of the price not tacked on top of the hotel rate.

  • Older travelers
    8.8

    Central location

    Breakfast. The service was very poor, tables not cleared waited two days with dinning room half empty and no tables available. The selection was good but only early in the serving selections were not automatically re-filled. A significant negative to a largely good hotel. Needs attention.

  • Couple
    5.4

    Good location, near a good restaurant.

    Very deceiving from photos. Lobby looks grand but rooms very old and basic. Airconditioner didnt work and very noisy. Plumbing issues. A lot of problems with wifi, kept dropping out. Staff was very rude, rang for something and specifically told them to slip it under the door coz I will be in shower. They unlocked the door without even knocking and walked in. Luckily I was dressed!!!

  • Older travelers
    7.4

    nice staff with a very nice rooftop terrace with wine bar!!!

    a bit noisy on the streets

How to reach hotel

hotel Grand Hotel Cavour - Florence Florence location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

Via Del Proconsolo 3, Florence, Italy, 50122

Get directions
City Center
  • Florence
    300 m
Airports
Train Stations
  • Santa Maria Novella Train Station
    1.0 km
  • Bus stop
    100 m
Restaurants
  • Gusto Leo (cuisine: Italian)
    20 m
  • Alle Murate (cuisine: Italian)
    20 m
Parks
  • Giardino Bardini
    600 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of floors:
    6
  • Number of rooms:
    100

Hotel Awards

ItalianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedFlorenceGrand Hotel Cavour

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Family Hotels in Italy

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