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627 Cheap Hotels in Santa Maria Novella - Specials, Reviews, & Last Minute Deals

Hotel Bonciani Palazzo Pitti Broccardi
3 out of 5
Via Panzani 17, Florence, FI
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$54 per night from 1 Oct. to 2 Oct.
3.1/5 (954 reviews)
Couple inconveniences

"I could not get the wifi to work or the thermostat so It was a cold night. Luckily I had a blanket in the closet to add to the bed. I had asked the front desk about both items and they said both should have been working."…"

Reviewed on 15 Dec. 2019

Hotel Bonciani Palazzo Pitti Broccardi
Grand Hotel Minerva
4 out of 5
Piazza Santa Maria Novella 16, Florence, FI
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$361 per night from 18 Oct. to 19 Oct.
4.7/5Exceptional! (634 reviews)

"The property is centrally located. 5 minutes walk to the Santa Maria Novella Train Station and close distance to The Duomo and all major sites. The rooms are beautiful, staff extremely friendly and professional. I highly revommend this property."…"

Reviewed on 10 Mar. 2020

Grand Hotel Minerva
Novella House
Via del Porcellana 53, Florence, Firenze
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$81 per night from 21 Sep. to 22 Sep.
4.4/5Wonderful! (236 reviews)

"Very nice property. Situated in an ideal location with only short walk to all tourist attractions."…"

Reviewed on 6 Feb. 2020

Novella House

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Rivoli Boutique Hotel
4 out of 5
Via Della Scala 33, Florence, FI
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$123 per night from 10 Oct. to 11 Oct.
4.4/5Excellent! (973 reviews)

"We really had a great time, the hotel was central to the city and the reception staff very helpful and knowledgeable"…"

Reviewed on 22 Feb. 2020

Rivoli Boutique Hotel
Porta Faenza Hotel
3 out of 5
Via Faenza 77, Florence, FI
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$87 per night from 20 Sep. to 21 Sep.
4.4/5Excellent! (969 reviews)

"Great central location - only 5 mins walk to the Duomo and rail station. Warm reception from helpful staff. On quiet via Faenza so no overnight noise and a great sleep. Would recommend"…"

Reviewed on 6 Feb. 2020

Porta Faenza Hotel
The Moon Boutique Hotel
4 out of 5
14 Viale Fratelli Rosselli, Florence
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$178 per night from 19 Sep. to 20 Sep.
4.8/5Exceptional! (288 reviews)

"Good stuff - Staff were friendly & helpful. Due to Covid 19 the normal facilities & services were either unavailable or reduced but this is not the fault of the hotel; what was on offer was very nice. Location is ok, seemed a safe area, there is a 10-15 min walk to get into the centre of the main ..."…"

Reviewed on 11 Sep. 2020

The Moon Boutique Hotel
Affittacamere Alba
Largo Fratelli Alinari 15, Florence, FI
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3.7/5Good! (73 reviews)

"Liked the old building and proximity to train station and attractions."…"

Reviewed on 15 Sep. 2019

Affittacamere Alba
Zip b&b in Florence
Via Sant'Antonino 1, Florence, Città Metropolitana di Firenze
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$240 per night from 22 Sep. to 23 Sep.
4.8/5Exceptional! (10 reviews)

"Great location! Room is clean and great space! It’s walking distance from train. Like 5-7 minutes. Couldn’t be happier with this place. Elena is a wonderful host. She is friendly and willing to give you Information of places to stay. Highly recommend this place!"…"

Reviewed on 17 Feb. 2020

Zip b&b in Florence
Arco Antico
Via Faenza 107, Florence
The price is AU$87 per night from 19 Sep. to 20 Sep.
4.4/5Excellent! (49 reviews)

"Matteo was so warm and welcoming! The breakfast was nice with yummy pastries and fruit, yoghurt, cereals, the works! The building is a bit rundown, but the location is great and the rooms were very pleasant, even if a bit small."…"

Reviewed on 6 Oct. 2019

Arco Antico
NH Firenze
4 out of 5
Piazza Vittorio Veneto 4/A, Florence, FI
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is AU$163 per night from 20 Sep. to 21 Sep.
4.3/5Excellent! (713 reviews)

"Facilities , clean , location Friendly staff ,, great breakfast , clean rooms and convenient location for close to all sightseeing"…"

Reviewed on 25 Nov. 2019

NH Firenze
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Accommodation in Santa Maria Novella

Santa Maria Novella is a welcoming neighbourhood with many tasty options for restaurants and cafés. The neighbourhood's architecture and friendly people are just a couple of its charming qualities. Many visitors come to enjoy the natural beauty of the riverfront, while others visit for the local art. With hotels to suit everyone's tastes, Santa Maria Novella serves as a good starting point for exploring the greater Florence area.

Sightseeing around Santa Maria Novella

The monuments and historic sites offer insight into the area's history, while the museums add a sense of refinement. National Alinari Museum of Photography, Museo Marino Marini, and Casa Martelli Museum feature captivating exhibits. Attractions like The New Florence Opera House, Teatro Comunale Florence, and Salvatore Ferragamo Museum can be part of your cultural tour. Monuments like Santa Maria Novella Basilica and Museum, Medici Chapels, and Palazzo Antinori are well regarded. Learn about the local history at Palazzo Rucellai, Strozzi Palace, and Laurentian Library. Be sure to get some family photos at Florence Botanical Gardens, Torrigiani Garden, and Giardino dell'ArteCultura.

You can get some shopping done while you're here, or take part in any number of other activities. You can take some time to enjoy the outdoors at Cascine Park, Boboli Gardens, and Piazzale Michelangelo. Surround yourself with nature at Renai Park. You won't be disappointed visiting other sights like Central Market, Loggia del Mercato Nuovo, or Coverciano.

Some of the most popular attractions in the area include Cathedral of Saint Mary of the Flower, Ponte Vecchio, and Fortezza da Basso. Leopolda Station Exhibition Center, San Gaetano, and Church of Santa Maria Maggiore are also favourite places to visit.

Getting around Santa Maria Novella

If you want to venture out of town, Stazione Porta al Prado, Florence, Italy is the closest train station. You can also catch a ride at Florence Santa Maria Novella Station.

At 4.2 km (2.6 miles), Florence (FLR-Peretola) is the closest major airport to Santa Maria Novella.

Frequently asked questions

What is Santa Maria Novella like?
Travellers love the Santa Maria Novella neighbourhood for its charming cafes, sightseeing and top museums. Experience the best of Santa Maria Novella with a visit to Fortezza da Basso and Basilica of Santa Maria Novella during your trip.
What's the best accommodation in Santa Maria Novella?
Based on Expedia customer reviews, Eco Urban B&B is the highest ranked property in Santa Maria Novella. This B&B is a short 10-minute walk from Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, and it offers free breakfast and free WiFi. Other favourite options in the area include Relais Luce Florence and The Market Urban Hotel.
How many hotels will I find in the Santa Maria Novella area?
If you’re searching for places to stay in Porta al Prato, Expedia has something to meet your needs with 623 Santa Maria Novella hotels and other accommodation options to choose from.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Santa Maria Novella, will I receive a refund?
Yes, you’ll find most hotel bookings are fully refundable if you cancel before the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which often is within 24-48 hours of your check-in date. If your reservation is non-refundable, you might be able to cancel it and receive a refund within a 24-hour period of your booking. Add your dates and click on “Search”, then use the filter option “free cancellation” to view top deals in Santa Maria Novella.
What are the top things to see and do in Santa Maria Novella?
Fortezza da Basso, Basilica of Santa Maria Novella and Via Faenza are notable landmarks to see while you’re in Santa Maria Novella. You could also plan a visit to Piazza di Santa Maria Novella or The New Florence Opera House while you’re in the neighbourhood. Favourite places to visit in the surrounding area include Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, Piazza del Duomo and Ponte Vecchio. While you’re out sightseeing, Piazza della Signoria and Palazzo Vecchio are a couple of additional sights to visit in Porta al Prato.
How can I get around Santa Maria Novella and the greater Porta al Prato area?
Ready to get out and explore the city? Florence-Cascine Station is the closest metro station. If you want to venture out of town, Stazione Porta al Prado, Florence, Italy is the closest train station. You can also catch a ride at Florence Santa Maria Novella Station.

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