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Grand Hotel Minerva Hotel

Piazza Santa Maria Novella 16 Piazza Santa Maria Novella 16, 50123 Florence, Tuscany, Italy Show Map

Excellent from 985 reviews
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About Grand Hotel Minerva

Showcasing unique views of Florence and Florence Cathedral, this 4-star hotel is a brief stroll from Firenze Santa Maria Novella Railway Station. It also provides a rooftop terrace, a seasonal swimming pool and free Wi-Fi.

After a day of exploring the local area, guests can unwind in the comfort of their air conditioned rooms. They all include slippers, a flat-screen TV and a mini bar.

Those staying at Grand Hotel Minerva can enjoy Italian dishes at the in-house restaurant, ideally situated for those who want to stay nearby for a meal. Each evening, guests are invited to relax in the comfortable lounge bar. Guests are also able to try one of the many bars and restaurants in the local area.

The area surrounding Grand Hotel Minerva is well-known for its shopping. The David, Palazzo Vecchio and the Ponte Vecchio are a brief walk away.

Excellent 9.3
985 guest reviews

Hotel Features


Books, DVDs, music for children, Fitness centre, Massage


Pets allowed on request. Charges may apply.


Business centre, Wake-up service, Daily housekeeping, Fax/photocopying, Concierge service, Laundry service, Meeting/Banquet facilities, Multi-lingual staff, Special diet menus (on request), Tour desk, Babysitting/child care services (surcharge), Ticket service


Family rooms, Cribs available, Feather pillow, Fire extinguisher, Laundry facilities, Ironing service, Flat-screen TV, Free toiletries, Heated pool, Room service, Smoke alarms, Hardwood or parquet floors, Heating, Hypoallergenic, Hypoallergenic pillow, Physical distancing in dining areas, Physical distancing rules, Inner courtyard view, Hot tub, Interconnected room(s) available, Outdoor pool, Key card access, CCTV in common areas, Kids meals, CCTV outside property, No smoking, Restaurant, Bar/Lounge, Hand sanitiser in guest accommodation and key areas, Hairdryer, Cable or satellite TV, Use of cleaning chemicals that are effective against coronavirus, Air-conditioned, Newspapers, Air purifiers, Non-feather pillow, Guest accommodation is disinfected between stays, All plates, cutlery, glasses and other tableware have been sanitised, Delivered food is securely covered, Food can be delivered to guest accommodation, Guests can opt-out of accommodation cleaning service, Pool towels, Staff follow all safety protocols as directed by local authorities, Parking (surcharge), Pool with a view, Bathrobe, Private bathroom, 24-hour front desk, Storage available, Private parking, Radio, Terrace/Patio, Disabled access, Rooftop pool, Beach towels, Linens, Towels, Safety deposit box, Rooftop, Seating area, Lift, Minibar, Shampoo, Shower, Shower cap, Accessible by lift, Adapter, Slippers, First-aid kit, Additional bathroom, Snack bar, Socket near the bed, Additional toilet, Sofa, Alarm clock, Sofa bed, Allergy-free room, Baby safety gates, Balcony, Soundproof rooms, Bathtub, Soundproofing, Bidet, Body soap, Bottle of water, Breakfast in the room, Bridal suite, Tea/coffee maker, Telephone, Toilet, Toilet paper, Safe, Toothbrush, City view, Cleaning products, Dustbins, TV, Upper floors accessible by lift, Conditioner, Valet parking, Desk, VIP room facilities, Walk-in shower, Wardrobe or closet


Wi-Fi available in all areas, Internet, Free Wi-Fi


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Grand Hotel Minerva reviews

Grand Hotel Minerva
from 985 reviews

Rating summary

  • Cleanliness 9.6
  • Comfort 9.5
  • Location 9.8
  • Services 9.3
  • Staff 9.4
  • Value for money 8.4

Recent reviews of Grand Hotel Minerva

  • Whitby D

    Jul 2018

    Verified Stay


    Ideal location, close to rail station and within walking distance of major attractions. Hotel renovated in the past 12 months to a high standard, retaining the character, but fitted out with modern facilities and super comfortable beds. Rooftop pool and bar ideal for hot evenings and a view of the city. Staff very welcoming and keen to please. Hotel deserves a five star rating. Nothing more I could ask for just continue giving guest the great service that you provide.

  • Remo U

    Jul 2018

    Verified Stay

    A Great Hotel

    This hotel really impressed us. The staff was very warm and welcoming, Laura, the first member of the staff that we met, was genuine and nice during our check-in. After that, everything was great! The location is incredible, stack in the middle of Piazza Santa Maria Novella, near restaurants, stores, and the center of the square. Everything is so clean and modern, including the rooms and lobby. The rooms were clean and everything was well organized. The rooftop was our favourite. It gives a great view of Florence and is so peaceful when it comes to enjoying a sunbath or a swim. The waiters there were also so great, serving us cold drinks and fresh fruits. The concept where we have to use the key card in the elevator to go wherever we wanted was a little irritating because we always had to get our key cards out which caused a little bit of chaos in a small elevator. The only things that could be improved was the Wi-Fi quality. It really didn’t work. The Air conditiong, didn’t really work either. Had lots of problems with it and had staff come multiple times to fix it. The room service was surprisingly good, but the hot plates should be served 24 hours. Overall, great staff, location, food, cleanliness, and a great ambiance for an enjoyable stay