Rosary Garden  3 stars

Via Di Ripoli,169, Florence, Italy, 50126  show mapSave
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Verified Reviews:

  • Antique furniture - Tea and coffee on tap - Nice community areas - Reasonable price
  • Fantasic coffee - Excellent service - Free wifi - Decent restaurant next door
  • Great hotel - Breakfast was delicious - Staff spoke excellent english - Comfy beds
  • Away from the center - Lobby is very cozy - Secure closed parking - Recommended
  • Location is quiet - Easy to find - Room was nice - Shower was a bit small

Overview

Facing a small square near the banks of the Arno river, not far from the historic center of Florence, the three-star Rosery Garden Hotel is within minutes’ walk from the local attractions.
This cozy country house provides the guests with a driving range and a private parking at a location nearby.
All 13 rooms come with a private bathroom with a shower and a mini-bar.
The hotel has a bar on site and free buffet breakfast is served each morning.
Santa Maria Novella Train Station is in 4.9km and Florence Peretola Airport (FLR) is in 9.9km.

Number of rooms   13.

City Center Florence - 2.5 mi
Airports Peretola (FLR) - 6.3 mi, Galileo Galilei (PSA) - 45.8 mi
Train Stations Campo di Marte Station - 2.1 mi, Santa Maria Novella Train Station - 3.1 mi
Bus stop - 400 ft
Restaurants Caffe Luisa (cuisine: Italian, Café, Sandwiches) - 700 ft, Solo Ciccia (cuisine: Italian) - 1300 ft

Rooms

General information
All the rooms are decorated with the hand-made cherry wood furniture and feature satellite TV, Wi-Fi, mini-bar, electronic safe, direct-dial phone, a French bed and a private bathroom with shower.
Room types:
Executive Double Room boasts a king-sized bed.
Superior Double Room offers a king-sized bed.
Classic Double Room comes with a double bed.
Single Room has a single bed.

Dining options

Free buffet breakfast is served each morning in the hotel.
The hotel has a bar on site.

At the hotel Rosary Garden guests are invited to a buffet breakfast served for free. 

Work

Wi-Fi is available in the hotel per EUR 4.5 per hour.
Fax and photocopying services are rendered in the hotel.

Leisure

The guests can afford from the driving range.

Additional features

The hotel offers rooms and facilities for the people with disabilities.
Child care services are rendered upon request.

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Facilities

General
  • Parking (fee required)
  • Safe deposit box
  • Car rental
  • Currency exchange
  • Pets allowed
  • Elevator
  • ATM/Cash machine
  • Multilingual staff
  • Concierge desk
  • Express check-in
  • Express check-out
  • Airport shuttle
  • Shoe shine stand
  • Storage space
  • 24-Hour Front Desk
  • Front desk
  • Tour desk
Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas and is free of charge.

Guest Parking

Private hotel parking is possible on site (reservation might be needed) and the rate is EUR 9 per day.

Services
  • Maid Service
  • Shops/Commercial Services
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Ticket service
Dining facilities
  • Bar/Lounge
  • In-room breakfast
Business facilities
  • Wi-Fi Internet
  • Fax/photocopying
Meeting facilities
  • Meeting room
Children's facilities
  • Child care
Facilities for people with disabilities
  • Rooms/facilities for people with disabilities
Leisure and relaxation facilities
  • Golf
Room facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Room service
  • Heating
  • Tea and Coffee Facilities
  • Ironing facilities
  • Work desk
  • Mini bar
  • Balcony
  • Dressing area
Living Area
  • Sitting area
Bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Shower
  • Toilet
  • Private bathroom
  • Bidet
  • Slippers
Bedroom
  • Sofa bed
Media
  • Cable TV
  • Satellite TV
  • LCD TV
  • AM/FM alarm clock
  • Telephone
  • Radio
  • Internet access
Room decor
  • Soundproofed windows

Policies

Check-In

from  2 pm

Check-Out

until  11 am

Children and extra beds
  • All children under the age of 12 may stay free of charge when using existing bedding. 
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • Older children/adults may stay at the price of EUR 30 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
  • Maximum capacity of cribs in a room is 2. 
Pets

Pets are allowed on request.

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General information
All the rooms are decorated with the hand-made cherry wood furniture and feature satellite TV, Wi-Fi, mini-bar, electronic safe, direct-dial phone, a French bed and a private bathroom with shower.
Room types:
Executive Double Room boasts a king-sized bed.
Superior Double Room offers a king-sized bed.
Classic Double Room comes with a double bed.
Single Room has a single bed.

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      Bed type: Double Bed
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          Rosary Garden LocationWhat's nearby

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          What's nearby

          What's nearby.

          City center is in 4km.
          Lungarno del Tempio is in 1.6km.
          Ponte a Ema is in 1.8km.
          San Miniato al Monte (San Salvatore al Monte), a basilica in Florence, is in 1.6km.
          Piazzale Michelangiolo, a famous square, is in 2km.
          Santa Croce, the principal Franciscan church in Florence, is in 2.4km.
          Nelson Mandela Forum, an indoor sports arena, is in 2.5km.
          Casa Buonarroti, a museum, is in 2.5km.

          Tourist attractions
          Places of interest
          • Basílica de San Miniato a Monte
            1.8 mi
          • Piazzale Miquelangelo
            2.0 mi
          • I Mosaici di Lastrucci
            2.1 mi
          • Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore
            2.2 mi
          • CHIESA SANTA CROCE
            2.3 mi
          Train stations
          • Campo di Marte Station
            2.0 mi
          Sport related
          • Artemio Franchi stadium
            1.7 mi
          Shopping areas
          • MV Vitali
            3300 ft
          • The Market of San Lorenzo
            2.1 mi
          Monuments and Landmarks
          • Basilica of Santa Croce
            2.3 mi
          • Centro Storico
            2.3 mi
          • Hospital of Innocents
            2.5 mi
          Stadiums
          • Nelson Mandela Forum
            1.8 mi
          Museums
          • Casa Buonarroti
            2.2 mi
          • Bargello
            2.4 mi
          • National Museum of the Bargello
            2.5 mi
          • Die Geburt der Venus Uffizien
            2.5 mi
          • Dante's House
            2.5 mi
          • Uffizi
            2.5 mi

          Local Attractions

          • Museum of the Cenacolo di San Salvi
            1.5 mi
            Via di San Salvi,16, Florence
          • Basilica di San Miniato al Monte
            2.0 mi
            Via del Monte alle Croci / Viale Galileo Galilei, Florence
          • Giardino degli Iris
            2.0 mi
            Piazzale Michelangelo, Florence
          • Folon e il Giardino delle Rose
            2.1 mi
            Viale Giuseppe Poggi, 2, Florence
          • Giardini di Villa Gamberaia
            2.1 mi
            Via Del Rossellino 25, Florence

          Restaurants Nearby

          • Caffe Luisa

            81% likes this, based on 41 reviews
            Cuisine: Italian, Café, Sandwiches, Bar, Winery

            700 ft
            Viale Europa 223

            Phone: +(39)3939009366

          • Solo Ciccia

            71% likes this, based on 145 reviews
            Cuisine: Italian
            Price Range: USD 32 - USD 32

            1300 ft
            Via Chiantigiana, 7

            Phone: +39 (0)55 852 727

          • Trattoria Donnini

            69% likes this, based on 103 reviews
            Cuisine: Italian

            1300 ft
            Via di Rimaggio 22

            Phone: (39) 055 630076

          • Osteria La Porta del Chianti

            63% likes this, based on 114 reviews
            Cuisine: Italian, Steakhouse, Wine Bar
            Price Range: USD 35 - USD 69

            1300 ft
            Via Chiantigiana per Ferrone 9

            Phone: +39 055 2373196

          • Da I' Matto

            Cuisine: Italian

            1200 ft
            P.zza Umberto Primo, 37/38

            Phone: 0556461712

          Getting there.

          Florence Peretola Airport (FLR) is in 9.9km
          Siena Ampugnano Airport (SAY) is in 56km.
          Lucca Airport (LCV) is in 57km.
          Pisa Galileo Galilei Airport (PSA) is in 72km.
          Forli Luigi Ridolfi Airport (FRL) is in 78km.

          Getting around.

          Santa Maria Novella Train Station is in 4.9km.
          The nearest bus station is in 100m.
          Public parking is available at a location nearby per EUR 9 per day.

          Rosary Garden Reviews

          Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Rosary Garden

          Average guest rating

          9.0
          out of 10
          Exceptional
          Based on 50 reviews

          Rating by category:

          Location
          7.9
          Rooms
          9.1
          Service
          8.9
          Value
          9.2
          Dining
          8.9

          Individual guest reviews

          • Single

            The staff was very helpful. They made every effort to make my stay enjoyable. Once when I got lost walking to the restauarant for dinner, one of the staff member picked me up in her car and delivered me to the restaurant!

            It is quite far from downtown attractions, train station, airport etc. Therefore, any sightseeing trip involves a bus ride, taxi or other means of transportation. It is also not located in a restaurant heavy area and the number of choices for food are adequate but limited.

            • Average rating
              8.2
          • Older travelers

            Hotel Rosary Gardens was a delight to stay in. It is located outside the city centre which might put some people off but for weary travellers wanting a peaceful nights sleep , we found a bonus. It was also very easy to reach with a local bus. The hotel staff were extremely helpful & friendly to us during our stay & made us feel very welcome. The room is one of the best we have stayed in during our many trips to Europe. It was roomy & light with a generous bed. The bathroom was also very clean and Iarger than usual. An added bonus for us was one of the best icecream shops in Florence 2 doors down , forget about the tourist trap ones near the Duomo. Also a fantastic supermarket stocked with every imaginable food item close by.

            • Average rating
              9.6
          • Older travelers

            Staff helpful. Room was nice and breakfast very good.

            Didn't like the scents they used in my room and some throughout the b&B. Very strong!

            • Average rating
              8.8
          • Family with children

            Simply the best family hotel we have ever stayed at. Monica and her staff are incredibly nice and helpful - our children are still talking about it today. The rooms a very pretty and the high ceilings make them look even more spacious than they are, The bathrooms are impeccably clean. Good breakfast, excellent cappucino (ask for as many cups as you like), charming breakfast room (even if a bit on the small side). The English-style tearoom with free afternoon tea and drinks is an added plus. Excellent information service including ticket reservations. Perfect location: 10-15 minutes by bus to the centre of Florence, 5,minute by car to the exit routes to Siena and the Chianti villages. Secure car parking 50m down the road. Good local Pizza restaurant just next door - ideal for a relaxing late-evening snack after sightseeing. Will certainly stay there again if we come back to Tuscany.

            Nothing to report - we liked everything.

            • Average rating
              10.0
          • Older travelers

            the staff were friendly plesant and helpfull nothing was too much trouble.

            • Average rating
              10.0
          • Group of friends

            Very friendly staff, authantique and clean hotel

            • Average rating
              7.8
          • Older travelers

            Everything to make a stay perfect has been thought off. The books(in English) available to read, the tea room, the sweets, the after dinner drinks, Just everything was great and easy to get into the city.Thank you Rosary gardens

            • Average rating
              9.6
          • Couple

            The hotel is very chic and you are surrounded by tiny details thay show great attention by the host in every respect to ensure your comfort and to keep you pleasantly surprised in every respect. It is acceptably located from the city centre (a bus stop is 3-4 minutes away and it yakes another 10-15 minutes to get to the Uffizzi). They have helped us get reservations to the Uffizzi. Exactly next door there is an excelent restaurant well worth at least a visit and also a great ice cream shop. In the breakfast area we have had no queuing issues as other guests have reported here.

            Unfortunately the cleanliness of the room was not up to the standards we would have expected: apart from the occasional dust, the window curtains and drapes were simply dirty and we've had an awful surprise regarding the towels, which had lipstick on them and some black dirt. We had requested they be changed but the next day housekeeping got us new towels that were dirty again. We have found this sufficiently bothering and think it is a major drawback.

            • Average rating
              7.8
          • Older travelers

            very friendly and helpful staff. Very easily accessible to Florence as well as ideal for the local supermarket in order to purchase food. Local pizzeria expensive for what you get whilst the ice cream shop was excellent in terms of price, flavours and value for money.

            • Average rating
              7.8
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