Bernini Palace Hotel - Florence  5 stars

Piazza San Firenze 29 Florence 50122, Florence, Italy, 50122  show mapSave
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Editorial review:

This hotel is mere steps from the Uffizi, not to mention all of the big tourist sites in Florence. The location, architecture and rooms all get praise from guests. The rooms have colorful wallpaper and crystal chandeliers. The service exemplifies Italian hospitality and the bar is great.

 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

 Parking

Paid parking

 24-Hour

24-hour reception

 Check-in/Check-out

Express check-in/-out

 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Sports activities

Golf course

Horseback riding

Mini golf

 Spa and relaxation

Spa & wellness center

Solarium

Steam bath

Jacuzzi

 Breakfast

In-room breakfast

Overview

The stylish four-star hotel conveniently located in the heart of Florence and is just five minutes’ walk from the Uffizi Gallery.
The property comes with spa, limousine service and private parking.
Approximately 70 air-conditioned rooms are featured with satellite/ cable TV, a radio, a mini-bar, a fridge and central heating.
The hotel offers its guests a lounge bar that serves drinks and snacks, tea and cake each afternoon.
The Peretola International Airport (FLR) is only in 6.1km and the Santa Maria Novella Train Station is just 1km away.

Number of rooms   74.

City Center Florence - 700 ft
Airports Peretola (FLR) - 3.9 mi, Galileo Galilei (PSA) - 43.6 mi
Train Stations Santa Maria Novella Train Station - 3700 ft, Campo di Marte Station - 1.1 mi
Bus stop - 700 ft
Restaurants All'Antico Vinaio (cuisine: Winery) - 500 ft, Vini e Vecchi Sapori (cuisine: Italian) - 300 ft
Parks Giardino Bardini - 1600 ft

Rooms

General information
The hotel features elegantly furnished rooms with a shower and hair dryer, complimentary bath products, a direct dial telephone, satellite TV, internet access, a safe, mini-bar, tea and coffee making facilities, carpeting, central heating and fridge.
Room types:
Classic and Superior Rooms (20sqm);
Deluxe (22sqm) furnished with magnificent antiques and Murano glass lamps.
Junior Suite (35-40sqm) is furnished in classic style with antique pieces.
Suite (approximately 40-42sqm) is furnished with Murano glass lamps and precious objects d’art and it is decorated with tapestries of precious textiles. It has a separate sitting room area and a spacious walk-in wardrobe.

Dining options

Guests are invited to serve themselves from the buffet at breakfast.
The hotel offers its guests a lounge bar that serves drinks and snacks, tea and cake each afternoon.
The modern Brunello Lounge Bar serves cocktails as well as national and international dishes.

At the hotel Bernini Palace guests are invited to a buffet breakfast served for free. 

Services

The business center is available for guests with white boards, scanner, printer and other audiovisual equipment.
Fax/photocopying, banquet facilities, technology support staff is available in the hotel too.
Wi-Fi is available in the entire hotel and is free of charge.

Leisure

The hotel offers professional massage. The nearest golf course is just 10 km away.
The guests have access to spa and wellness center.

Additional features

Rooms and facilities for people with disabilities are available.

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Facilities

General
  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Paid parking
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Allergy-free rooms
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Children are welcome
  • 24-hour security
  • Free safe at reception
  • Multilingual staff
  • Pets allowed for a fee
  • Lobby
  • Coffee shop
  • Gift/Newsstand
  • Currency exchange
  • Barber shop
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Rooms/Facilities for disabled
Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

private hotel parking is possible on site (reservation might be needed) at EUR 40 per day.

Activities
  • Horseback riding
  • Mini golf
  • Tennis
Services
  • Paid city shuttle
  • Paid valet parking
  • 24-hour room service
  • Bell staff/Porter
  • Bicycle rental
  • Car rental
  • Limousine service
  • Dry cleaning
  • Laundry
  • Wedding services
  • Medical facilities service
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
Dining facilities
  • Half board
  • Paid breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant with air conditioning
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Snack bar
  • Cafe
  • Catering service
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby
Meeting facilities
  • Business center
  • Conference room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying
Children's facilities
  • Cribs available
  • Babysitting/Child services
Leisure facilities
  • Golf course
  • Fitness center
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Steam bath
  • Solarium
  • Jacuzzi
  • Shiatsu massage
  • Sun terrace
  • Library
  • Leisure/TV room
Room view
  • City view
  • Courtyard view
  • Water view
  • Street view
Room facilities
  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Heating
  • VIP room facilities
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-Bar
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Bottled water
  • Turndown service
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Connecting rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rooftop terrace
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Wardrobe
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room desk
Bathroom
  • Private bathroom
  • Bath/Shower
  • Bidet
  • Room toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Slippers
Bedroom
  • Premium bedding
Media
  • Paid movies/Video
  • Cable/Satellite television
  • In-room computer
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-In

from  3 pm

Check-Out

until  11 am

Children and extra beds
  • One child under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
Pets

Pets are allowed on request.

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General information
The hotel features elegantly furnished rooms with a shower and hair dryer, complimentary bath products, a direct dial telephone, satellite TV, internet access, a safe, mini-bar, tea and coffee making facilities, carpeting, central heating and fridge.
Room types:
Classic and Superior Rooms (20sqm);
Deluxe (22sqm) furnished with magnificent antiques and Murano glass lamps.
Junior Suite (35-40sqm) is furnished in classic style with antique pieces.
Suite (approximately 40-42sqm) is furnished with Murano glass lamps and precious objects d’art and it is decorated with tapestries of precious textiles. It has a separate sitting room area and a spacious walk-in wardrobe.

Superior Room
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Bernini Palace Superior Room Superior Double Room
Bernini Palace Superior Room Superior Double Room
Bernini Palace Superior Room Superior Double Room
Bed type: Double Bed or 2 Single beds or Double or Twin beds
Size: 220 sq. feet

The room is more spacious than the Standard room. It offers a work desk and a bathroom with all necessary amenities.

Room facilities
    Room Assigned On Arrival
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    Bernini Palace Room Assigned On Arrival
    Bed type: Double Bed or 2 Single beds or Double or Twin beds
    Size: 260 sq. feet

    You will be assigned the best available room upon your arrival.

    Room facilities
      Deluxe Double Room
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      Bernini Palace Deluxe Double Room
      Bernini Palace Deluxe Double Room
      Bernini Palace Deluxe Double Room
      Bed type: Double Bed or Double or Twin beds or Double beds
      Size: 260 sq. feet

      Deluxe room is spacious and furnished with magnificent antiques and Murano glass lamps. It has luxurious furnishings, a practical work desk and a small sitting area.

      Room facilities
        Double Deluxe Tuscan Floor
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        Bernini Palace Double Deluxe Tuscan Floor
        Bed type: Double Bed or Double or Twin beds or Double beds
        Size: 260 sq. feet

        Spacious and light room has luxurious furnishings. This room offers a bedroom and a living room with a sofa, armchairs and table. The bathroom has all modern amenities.

        Room facilities
          Junior Suite
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          Bernini Palace Junior Suite
          Bed type: Double Bed or 1 Single bed or 2 Single beds
          Size: 410 sq. feet

          Junior Suite is furnished in classic style with antique pieces which give it a special charm, timeless elegance combined with modern comfort. The Murano glass lamps, precious textiles and sitting-room area with relaxing armchair is the most important elements of this type of room.

          Room facilities
            Junior Suite Executive Tuscan Floor
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            Bernini Palace Junior Suite Executive Tuscan Floor
            Bed type: Double or Twin beds
            Size: 360 sq. feet

            Luxurious room has a bedroom and a living room with a sofa, armchairs and table. The bathroom has all modern amenities.

            Room facilities
              Suite
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              Bernini Palace Suite
              Bed type: Double Bed or 1 Single bed or Triple
              Size: 435 sq. feet

              The Suite is comfortable and elegantly furnished with Murano glass lamps and precious objets d’art. Spacious and airy, it is decorated with tapestries of precious textiles. It has a separate sitting room area and a spacious walk-in wardrobe.

              Room facilities
                Classic Room
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                Bernini Palace Classic Room Classic Double Room
                Bernini Palace Classic Room Classic Double Room
                Bernini Palace Classic Room Classic Double Room
                Bed type: Double Bed
                Size: 175 sq. feet

                The elegant tapestries, precious textiles and refined lamps reflect a unique atmosphere and special attention to detail. It has a practical work desk and a contemporary bathroom.

                Room facilities

                  Bernini Palace LocationWhat's nearby

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                  What's nearby

                  What's nearby.

                  Uffizi, one of the oldest and most famous art museums of the Western world, is in 200m.
                  Basilica of Santa Maria Novella, was built in 1278 in one of the largest piazzas by the Dominican Order, is in 800m.
                  Basilica of San Lorenzo, one of the oldest in Florence, founded sometime around A.D. 393, is in 1km.
                  Strozzi Palace, an example of civil architecture with its rusticated stone, is in 500m.
                  Pitti Palace, vast mainly Renaissance palace in Florence, is in 700m.
                  The Chiesa di Ognissanti (All-Saints Church), a Franciscan church in Florence which was founded by the lay order of the Umiliati and was dedicated to all the saints and martyrs, known and unknown, is in 1km.

                  Tourist attractions
                  Places of interest
                  • CHIESA SANTA CROCE
                    1000 ft
                  • Catedral de Santa María del Fiore
                    1400 ft
                  • Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore
                    1400 ft
                  • Campanille di Giotto
                    1400 ft
                  • Baptisterio
                    1400 ft
                  • Ponte Alle Grazie
                    1400 ft
                  Amusement
                  • Cinema Gambrinus CineHall
                    1000 ft
                  • Odeon
                    1400 ft
                  Monuments and Landmarks
                  Historical sites
                  • Piazza della Signoria
                    700 ft
                  • 700 ft
                  • Il Duomo (Santa Maria del Fiore)
                    1000 ft
                  Museums
                  • 400 ft
                  • National Museum of the Bargello
                    400 ft
                  • Bargello
                    400 ft
                  • Dante's House
                    400 ft
                  • 700 ft
                  • Casa Buonarroti
                    1400 ft
                  • Palazzo strozzi
                    1400 ft

                  Local Attractions

                  • Teatro Comunale
                    5200 ft
                    Corso Italia 16, Florence
                  • Alessandro Cammilli Private Tours
                    1.0 mi
                    Florence, Italy 50100 FlorenceItaly
                  • Museo Geopaleontologico
                    1.1 mi
                    Piazza Vittorio Veneto 1, Scandicci
                  • Le Cascine
                    1.2 mi
                    Piazza Vittorio Veneto, Florence
                  • Museo Enrico Caruso
                    1.3 mi
                    Via di Bellosguardo 54, Lastra a Signa

                  Near the hotel

                  • Uffizi Gallery
                    400 ft
                    Piazzale degli Uffizi 6, Florence
                  • Duomo - Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
                    1100 ft
                    via della Canonica, 1, Florence
                  • Palazzo Vecchio
                    500 ft
                    Piazza della Signoria, Florence
                  • Palazzo Gondi
                    200 ft
                    Piazza San Firenze, 3, Florence
                  • Museo Nazionale del Bargello (Bargello Museum)
                    400 ft
                    Via del Proconsolo 4, Florence
                  • Museo Gucci
                    300 ft
                    Piazza della Signoria, 10, Florence
                  • Loggia dei Lanzi
                    400 ft
                    Piazza della Signoria, Florence

                  Restaurants Nearby

                  • All'Antico Vinaio

                    83% likes this, based on 2598 reviews
                    Cuisine: Winery
                    Price Range: USD 8 - USD 14

                    500 ft
                    Via dei Neri 65

                    Phone: 0552382723

                  • Vini e Vecchi Sapori

                    75% likes this, based on 811 reviews
                    Cuisine: Italian

                    300 ft
                    Via dei Magazzini 3

                    Phone: 055-293-045

                  • Brown Sugar Lounge Bar

                    75% likes this, based on 178 reviews
                    Cuisine: Italian
                    Price Range: USD 35 - USD 53

                    100 ft
                    Via della Condotta 3

                    Phone: 055217031

                  • La Prosciutteria

                    82% likes this, based on 1044 reviews
                    Cuisine: Italian
                    Price Range: USD 8 - USD 27

                    400 ft
                    Via dei Neri 54/r

                    Phone: +39 055 265 4472

                  • Bar San Firenze

                    70% likes this, based on 43 reviews

                    100 ft
                    Piazza di San Firenze 1r

                    Phone: 055-211 426

                  Getting there.

                  Peretola International Airport (FLR) is in 6.1km.
                  Galileo Galilei Airport (PSA) is in 70km.
                  Forlì Airport (FRL) is in 80.9km.

                  Getting around.

                  The city center is in 300m.
                  The Santa Maria Novella Train Station is 1km away.
                  The nearest bus stop is in 200m.
                  Private parking is possible on site (reservation is needed) and costs EUR 35 per day.

                  Bernini Palace Reviews

                  Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Bernini Palace

                  Individual guest reviews

                  • Family with children

                    very nicely decorated and clean room

                    They did not bother to tell me breakfast was included but I had to call to get it. i didn't realize it til I checked out and another guest told me. It would have taken ten seconds to tell me this at check in.

                    • Average rating
                      8.8
                  • Older travelers

                    Two aspects were genuinely appreciated: (I) the hotel was ideally located in the city of Florence for engaging with this city and its incredible culture. The hotel was able to organise museum tickets at very short notice and was very helpful in this. (Ii) the hotel as very comfortable and a real pleasure to return to after a full day of seeing the things of Florence. The room was very comfortable and a pleasure to be in. The hotel provided additional refreshments in an executive lounge. This was appreciated. Breakfasts were very well catered; the service staff at breakfast were incredible.

                    There is not much to say here. Though, to be helpful, can I suggest one thing. My wife and I had dinner at the hotel our first night. The meal was excellent as was the service. However, that grand room was far too brightly lit ... it ruined the atmosphere. Can I suggest keeping the room at a low lighting level for dinner.

                    • Average rating
                      9.4
                  • Couple

                    Location is very good; walking distance from the main locations in florence.

                    Breakfast could be better. Internet was not available at all the rooms including my superior room. Even in the lounge it was on and off.

                    • Average rating
                      8.8
                  • Single

                    The hotel felt like a haven in the middle of the busy, tourist filled Florence - yet when I wanted to go out I was in the heart of the city. The staff was efficent and friendly - they made everything appear effortless. The rooms were designed in an authentic Tuscan design yet with modern luxury bathrooms. Lovely hotel.

                    Windows were small and the rooms felt a little dark (but, have to keep in mind it was a 500 year old palace.) However, it did have a rooftop lounge that was very charming.

                    • Average rating
                      10.0
                  • Couple

                    Its location is super,fantastic decor'.an amazing room.

                    Need to get rid of that big plastic brochure holder inside the door,takes from the amazing lobby. Also roof top terrace view is a slight disappointment, but we would def' stay there again

                    • Average rating
                      10.0
                  • Older travelers

                    location

                    This was a typical city centre hotel all about how much money they can take from you the room on arrival was not ready the airconditioning was broken so they upgraded us to a better room for the first night the second night they put us back in the room that had the faulty aircon i complained so they moved us to a much inferior room

                    • Average rating
                      4.2
                  • Group of friends

                    Beautiful facility, wonderful staff, great location!

                    • Average rating
                      10.0
                  • Couple

                    location - location - location ----- just 100 m away from piazza signoria - around the corner of uffizi - just perfect for sightseeing and enjoying the beautiful city center

                    • Average rating
                      10.0
                  • Family with children

                    From the time we arrived till the time we left our stay was a pleasure. The staff were always on hand to help and the hotel itself was beautiful and in the perfect location. We have been to Florence 5 times and this is definately the best hotel we have stayed in. We will definately be going back. We also booked to stay another night as we didn't want to leave!!

                    • Average rating
                      9.6
                  • Group of friends

                    We loved everything about our stay at the Hotel Bernini Palace. From the moment we arrived until the time we left, the staff was extremely helpful, courteous, and kind. The Bernini is in an ideal location for a visit to Florence and the accommodations truly made us feel like royalty! We will certainly return.

                    • Average rating
                      10.0
                  • Single

                    The location, service and overall ambiance of the hotel.

                    The room I had was in the back and saw the wall of the other building.

                    • Average rating
                      10.0
                  • Older travelers

                    good room great location nice staff

                    poor breakfast offering for class of hotel no tissues in room many lamps did not work air-conditioning controls were faulty

                    • Average rating
                      7.8
                  • Couple

                    Perfect location! Hotel is 100 yards from the plazza della signoria and the uffizi, and only a few minutes walk from all other main attractions. Buffet breakfast is very good and you can even help yourself to a nice glass of prosecco. Staff are very friendly and informative. Good size bedrooms and very clean.

                    The jacuzzi is situated on a lovely balcony terrace and would have been lovely to relax in after a long day strolling around beautiful florence but unfortunatley is out of order

                    • Average rating
                      10.0
                  • Older travelers

                    The hotel location is excellent and close to all main attractions in Florence. Excellent ambiance and very nicely appointed rooms. The hotel staff were very helpful. I would highly recommend this hotel.

                    • Average rating
                      10.0
                  • Older travelers

                    Great location, comfortable, wonderful stay.

                    • Average rating
                      9.2
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