Gioia Hotel - Florence

Via Cavour 25, Florence, Italy, 50129  show map
 3 stars
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Gioia Hotel - Florence

Wi-Fi
Parking

EUR 25 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Restaurant buffet

Cafe

Laundry
TV

Flat-screen TV

Elevator

Verified Reviews:

  • Perfect basic hotel - Very noisy - Had a big terrace - View is not great - Price was good
  • Very easy to find - Spacious room - Comfortable bed - Would go back
  • Duomo was very close - Nice service - Free wifi - Parking is not included
  • Short walk from train station - Very clean rooms - Decent size bathroom - Good value
  • Close to historical center - Breakfast was great - Staff was warm - Recommend this place

Overview

The intimate Gioia Hotel is a great place in a quiet area of Florence. The property opened in 1975 and features Renaissance architecture.

It is nestled in the historical center of Florence with direct proximity to Via Cavour Firenze, which is 250 meters away. Gioia Hotel is within about 10 minutes' walk of the center of Florence.

Business opportunities at exhibition centers and business centers nearby as well as a photocopier and a meeting room on-site are available.

Gioia Hotel is within a 10-minute drive to Peretola airport.

Rooms

This property comprises 28 rooms featuring economy double room, small double room and superior single room with TV, a personal safe, a work desk, a minibar and complimentary Wi-Fi. There are en suite bathrooms with a hairdryer, toiletries and a bathtub along with coffee/tea makers and a dishwasher for self-catering.

Eat & Drink

Guests can have a buffet breakfast in the breakfast lounge from 07:00 till 10:00. The large restaurant serves Italian meals in an elegant atmosphere. Espresso, juices and fruit juices are offered in the lounge bar. Serving an array of dishes, Ristorante Accademia and Trattoria Mario are just 150 meters away.

Services

Guests can rent cars to discover the area.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

public parking is possible at a location nearby at EUR 25 per day.

Number of rooms:   28.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Pets allowed
  • Wheelchair access
  • VIP security
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange

Services

  • Room service
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Doctor on call

Dining facilities

  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Cafe
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Meeting room
  • Fax/Photocopying

Room facilities

  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Mini-bar
  • Dressing area

Bathroom

  • Steam shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer

Media

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

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 2 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Children and extra beds

There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Via Cavour 25, Florence, Italy, 50129

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City Center
  • Florence
    600 m
Airports
Train Stations
  • Santa Maria Novella Train Station
    700 m
  • Bus stop
    100 m
Restaurants
  • Trattoria ZaZa (cuisine: Italian)
    230 m
  • Trattoria Mario (cuisine: Italian)
    220 m
Parks
  • Botanical Gardens
    460 m
  • Giardino dei Semplici
    460 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    28

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Rooms and availability

Gioia photos Room
Small Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Dressing area
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • Wake up service
Gioia photos Room
Standard Single Room
  • Room size:

    12 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 2 Single beds or 1 Double bed, Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Dressing area
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

Standard|Standard Not Refundable (Wi-Fi Free)

Gioia photos Room Room
Triple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Air conditioning
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  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Dressing area
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
Gioia photos Room Room
Superior Single Room
  • Room size:

    18 m²

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed, 1 Queen-size bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Heating
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Dressing area
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bathtub/shower combination
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
Gioia photos Room
Superior Triple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Heating
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Safe deposit box
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathtub/shower combination
  • Hair dryer
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • Wake up service
Gioia photos Room Room
Economy Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Private bathroom
    • Heating
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Safe deposit box
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathtub/shower combination
  • Hair dryer
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Satellite TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

Standard|Economy Not Refundable (Wi-Fi Free)

Gioia Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • San Lorenzo Basilica200 m
  • Duomo - S.Maria del Fiore -400 m

Popular areas

  • City Center500 m
  • Via Faenza500 m

Places of interest

  • Via Cavour Firenze200 m
  • Campanille di Giotto300 m
  • Catedral de Santa María del Fiore300 m
  • Baptisterio400 m

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Medici Riccardi Palace200 m
  • Hospital of Innocents200 m
  • Hospital of Innocents200 m
  • Convent of San Marco300 m
  • Piazza del Duomo300 m
  • Belltower by Giotto400 m
  • Florence Baptistry400 m

Historical sites

  • Il Duomo (Santa Maria del Fiore)400 m

Museums

  • Accademia Gallery100 m
  • Galería de la Academia100 m
  • San Marco Museum100 m
  • Galleria dell'Accademia100 m
  • San Marco Museum200 m

Local attractions

  • Forte di Belvedere o di San Giorgio Firenze1.5 km
    Via del Forte di san Giorgio, Florence
  • Basilica di San Miniato al Monte1.7 km
    Via del Monte alle Croci / Viale Galileo Galilei, Florence
  • Museo Zoologico La Specola1.6 km
    Via Romana 17, Florence
  • San Felice in Piazza1.5 km
    Piazza S. Felice, Florence
  • Folon e il Giardino delle Rose1.6 km
    Viale Giuseppe Poggi, 2, Florence

Near the hotel

  • Galleria dell'Accademia160 m
    Via Ricasoli 58 - 60, Florence
  • Duomo - Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore500 m
    via della Canonica, 1, Florence
  • Museo di San Marco180 m
    Piazza San Marco 1, Florence
  • Via Cavour Firenze210 m
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  • Leonardo da Vinci Museum80 m
    Via Cavour, 21, Florence
  • Accademia di Belle Arti140 m
    Via Ricasoli 66, Florence
  • Museo Opificio delle Pietre Dure140 m
    Via Alfani, 78, Florence

Restaurants nearby

  • Trattoria ZaZa230 m

    Address: Piazza Mercato Centrale 26R
    Phone: +39 (0)55 215411

    68% likes this, based on 1718 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian
    Price Range: CAD 1 - CAD 69

  • Ristorante Accademia130 m

    Address: P.zza San Marco, 7/r
    Phone: 055 217343

    72% likes this, based on 848 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian
    Price Range: CAD 44 - CAD 102

  • Cantinetta Sassolini80 m

    Address: Piazza Ricasoli, 2
    Phone: 0558560142

    78% likes this, based on 171 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian

  • Trattoria Mario220 m

    Address: Via Rosina, 2r
    Phone: +39 055 21 85 50

    72% likes this, based on 1428 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian
    Price Range: CAD 8 - CAD 26

  • Mangiafuoco Bracerie100 m

    Address: via Guelfa 24 rosso
    Phone: 055 219201

    86% likes this, based on 327 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian
    Price Range: CAD 27 - CAD 75

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    28

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Gioia Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Gioia

Average guest rating

8.2out of 10
Fabulous
Based on 82 reviews

Rating by category:

Location
10.0
Rooms
10.0
Service
10.0
Value
10.0
Dining
10.0

Guest reviews

  • Single
    7.8

    good location, no complains about the room, staff is really nice

    breakfast was really basic, fresh fruits would be great

  • Group of friends
    5.4

    Hotel is within walking distance to the Duomo. However, it is very far getting from the main bus and train station to this location. The best option afterhours is a taxi which will cost about 15 euros one way.

    The balcony is not as nice as the picture shows; it is not well maintained. Watch out for the friendly older Italian man; he lkes to touch, caress, and hug females and kiss their hands. Do be left alone with him!

  • Couple
    9.6

    The room was huge for an Italian hotel! Breakfast was good (pastries and freshly made coffee by barista) too! Also, the manager spoke good English and provided great advice on where to get advanced tickets for the Academy.

    We stayed here for several nights. On the final night, we saw a young man smoking in the doorway that led to the hotel. This is normally common for restaurants and stores, but never for hotels. We were surprised to see him because this was the first time. We later found out he was a hotel employee and were disappointed that he was lingering outside the hotel like that...unprofessional. I later had a run in with the man later when my Wifi password did not work. He refused to give me a new wifi password saying I used my 24 hours of time. This was frustrating because 1) I did not use all my time and 2) I was staying many nights so it doesn't make sense that I should be allowed the same 24 hours that someone staying one night gets.

  • Group of friends
    9.6

    The hotel staff were wonderful, and the location was central to all the Florence sites. We really enjoyed our visit.

  • Group of friends
    5.8

    Hotel staff - very helpful

    Value for money, too expensive for what it offers, apart from location there is nothing else I could recommend it for

  • Couple
    6.2

    The reception staff were very friendly. Good shower and good bed.

    Very basic and functional. The hotel could do with a lick of paint, it's looking a bit tired.

  • Couple
    9.6

    It's close to everything and the hotel staff is very helpful and friendly

    The bathroom is very small.

  • Couple
    5.0

    It's location is close to everything and price is cheap.

    Well, you get what you paid for. You can feel the coils of the mattress, the room is very small. The floor will be flooded every time you shower. The shower stall is tiny, one can barely move. Breakfast is very simple and same every day.

  • Single
    10.0

    The friendly staff and generous rooms size.

  • Couple
    8.2

    Friendly staff at the reception, perfect location, nice rooms (nothing special but everything you need is there); good price for a 3* hotel in the centre of Florence (for a small economy room).

    Older bathroom equipment and furniture

  • Family with children
    7.4

    Convenient location, not far from Michelangelo's David and the Duomo. Also, just before we went to our rooms last Saturday night, Roberto, the night receptionist, informed us that the clocks would be changing to Daylight time and that we would therefore lose one hour overnight. If he had not said this, we would have missed our train to Venice the next morning. All of the staff was friendly and the breakfast, while I would've maybe liked some eggs, was OK.

    Unfortunately we had a mosquito buzzing around in our room, rather unusual, I would think, for late March. The bathroom was small even by European standards, with no hooks or racks for towels. Finally, the furniture in the reception area needed cleaning - foul odor.

  • Older travelers
    8.2

    The location is perfect, it's located in the heart of the city. The staff are cooperative and very helpful.

    The bathroom showers should be enclosed so it won't wet the whole bathroom when you take a shower.

  • Group of friends
    9.6

    Amazingly nice staff, very helpful with our questions and requests. Great value for money. Central location, very close to Duomo and to Galleria Dell'Academia. Overall we were very satisfied!

    Unfortunately we left the bathroom door open, where the window was open too, and had to deal with a couple of late night mosquito kamikazes. Otherwise, just buy a repellent.

  • Couple
    7.4

    They did not take my passport of my girlfriend when I checked in even though she was right next to me. Then when we returned at night and were about to go to sleep, we were woken up unexpectedly and had to register her. Next time, it would be better if they told me ahead of time both of us needed to show our passports.

  • Single
    7.0

    Most of the Hotel stuff were really helpful and the location was great, probably would not get better than this anyway.

    The hotel had this bad looking entrance and staircase which when you first enter makes you get worried about what you should expect. The internet was not that good as well.

How to reach hotel

hotel Gioia Hotel - Florence Florence location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

Via Cavour 25, Florence, Italy, 50129

Get directions
City Center
  • Florence
    600 m
Airports
Train Stations
  • Santa Maria Novella Train Station
    700 m
  • Bus stop
    100 m
Restaurants
  • Trattoria ZaZa (cuisine: Italian)
    230 m
  • Trattoria Mario (cuisine: Italian)
    220 m
Parks
  • Botanical Gardens
    460 m
  • Giardino dei Semplici
    460 m
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of rooms:
    28

Hotel Awards

ItalianHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedFlorenceGioia

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Hotels Recommended by Guests in Italy

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