Hotel Elite is a quaint pension house, very conveniently-located about a three-minute walk from the Sta. Maria Novella train station. Around the other corner is the Piazza Sta. Maria Novella. It is within 10-20 minutes walking distance to many of the sites in Florence, including Il Duomo, Accademia Gallery, Piazza della Signoria, etc. Best part of... what people say » Hotel Elite? The lady at the reception, Nadia! She encouraged us to go sightseeing on our own (vs. booking tours) and gave us excellent tips about pl -
The location is great, right in the center, 10 minutes to walk to the
dome, grocery store near the hotel. Nadia - the hotel keeper is very
friendly and helpful with tipps to visit Florence and other cities in
Italy! Internet connection is very good in the rooms. The hotel has a
contract with a garage and even if we payed 26 euro/ day I think the
price for the center of Florence is ok. And they bring you the car in
front of the hotel when you leave - this was a good service.