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9.0Exceptional

311 reviews

311 reviews

Location 9.5
Room comfort and quality 9.2
Cleanliness 9.1
Service 8.9
Value for money 8.8
Facilities 8.2
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9.5Exceptional

Location rating score

Exceptional location - 220 meters from city center
Exceptional for walking
Parking
Available
Walkable places
Ognissanti
50 m
Librairie Française Bookshop
60 m
Piazza Ognissanti
60 m
Casa Galleria
70 m
Chiesa di San Salvatore in Ognissanti
80 m
Popular landmarks
Ponte Vecchio
760 m
Mercato Centrale - Central Market
810 m
Piazza del Duomo
820 m
Piazza della Signoria
870 m
Palazzo Vecchio
890 m
Closest landmarks
BM Bookshop
170 m
100% Birbe
170 m
San Frediano in Cestello
200 m
Farmacia Münstermann
200 m
Cinema Fulgor
220 m

The Westin Excelsior, Florence

Piazza Ognissanti 3, Historical Center, Florence, Italy, 50123 - See map

Get your trip off to a great start with a stay at this property, which offers free Wi-Fi in all rooms. Conveniently situated in the Historical Center part of Florence, this property puts you close to attractions and interesting dining options. Don't leave before paying a visit to the famous Gallerie Degli Uffizi. Rated with 5 stars, this high-quality property provides guests with access to massage, restaurant and hot tub on-site.

Highlights

Hygiene Plus

Sparkling clean

560 meters to public transportation

Front desk [24-hour]

Excellent room comfort & quality

Facilities

Front desk [24-hour]

Airport transfer

Bicycle rental

Valet parking

Fitness center

Hot tub

Pets allowed

Shuttle service

Your dates are popular among travelersUsers are booking a place in Florence every 2 minutes on Agoda.com
Value for money8.8
Location rating9.5
Nearest airportFlorence Airport (FLR)
Distance to airport4.9 km

Rooms available at The Westin Excelsior, Florence

Exceptional
Room comfort & quality

9.2

Belvedere, Suite, 1 King, Arno River view, Terrace
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  • Room size: 50 m²/538 ft²
  • River view
  • 1 king bed
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Presidential, Suite, 1 King, Arno River view, Terrace
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  • Room size: 80 m²/861 ft²
  • River view
  • 1 king bed
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Penthouse, Guest room, 1 King
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  • Room size: 22 m²/237 ft²
  • Outdoor view
  • 1 king bed
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Junior Terrace, Suite, 1 King, Arno River view, Terrace
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  • Room size: 35 m²/377 ft²
  • Outdoor view
  • 1 king bed
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Arno River Premium, Guest room, 1 King, Arno River view
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  • Room size: 25 m²/269 ft²
  • River view
  • 1 king bed
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Grand Deluxe, Suite, 1 King, Arno River view
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  • Room size: 65 m²/700 ft²
  • River view
  • 1 king bed
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Arno River Deluxe, Guest room, 1 King, Arno River view
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  • Room size: 20 m²/215 ft²
  • River view
  • 1 king bed
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Junior, Junior Suite, 1 King
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  • Room size: 32 m²/344 ft²
  • Outdoor view
  • 1 king bed
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Arno River Junior, Suite, 1 King, Arno River view
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  • Room size: 32 m²/344 ft²
  • River view
  • 1 king bed
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Premium, Guest room, 1 King
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  • Room size: 25 m²/269 ft²
  • Balcony/terrace
  • 1 king bed
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Frequently asked questions

Does The Westin Excelsior, Florence have bars on the premises?

Enjoy your favorite cocktails or mocktails at The Westin Excelsior, Florence with the property's readily available bar. Guests can also take a nice relaxing drink at a poolside bar on hot sunny day, or switch it up and amplify your evening fun at nightclub.

Does The Westin Excelsior, Florence provide airport transfer?

The Westin Excelsior, Florence offers airport transfer service upon request with an additional fee of 105 EUR in local currency. To request, check the box on the booking form just before the payment page.

Does The Westin Excelsior, Florence provide an option for contactless check-in and check-out?

At The Westin Excelsior, Florence, guests can take part in contactless check-in and check-out option offered by this property for your convenience and safety.

What bars are close by The Westin Excelsior, Florence?

While lodging at The Westin Excelsior, Florence, delight in your evening or night out at Vinarius Wine Bar, Negroni Bar, and Y.A.G. Bar to make the most out of your nightlife.

What public parks are within range of The Westin Excelsior, Florence?

While remaining at The Westin Excelsior, Florence, enjoy your early morning or evening stroll at nearby park which include Le Cascine Park, Prato dell'Uccellare, and Emiciclo o Prato delle Colonne.

How long do guests generally stay at The Westin Excelsior, Florence?

Verified past guests that have stayed at The Westin Excelsior, Florence had an average nightly stay of 2 nights at this property.

What do past visitors like most about The Westin Excelsior, Florence?

Past guests that stayed at The Westin Excelsior, Florence have given this property a rating of 9.5 for its excellent location as the primary highlight for their stay.

What is the verified guest review consensus about The Westin Excelsior, Florence's breakfast?

67.0% of our verified guest ratings have given an optimistic review and comments about this property's breakfast. You can look up on more detailed customer reviews, and comments for The Westin Excelsior, Florence down in the review section.

What is the typical rating that past Solo travelers' have given to The Westin Excelsior, Florence?

Verified solo travelers that have stayed at this property have given The Westin Excelsior, Florence an average rating of 8.5. You can look up more detailed customer reviews and remarks by filtering for a specific type of verified travelers down in the review section.

What restaurants are in close proximty of The Westin Excelsior, Florence?

The Westin Excelsior, Florence’s local community is Historical Center which includes well-known restaurants such as Osteria Pastella.

What popular shopping venues are close to The Westin Excelsior, Florence?

Shopping options in The Westin Excelsior, Florence’s Historical Center neighborhood include Mercato Centrale - Central Market.

What people love about The Westin Excelsior, Florence

  • 9.2

    Exceptional
    Spaciousness

    "We’ve been coming here for years - great staff and spacious rooms by European standards."

    Braden

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    July 6, 2021

  • 9.2

    Exceptional

    "Great Hotel!"

    Hong-Peck

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    March 13, 2023

  • 9.2

    Exceptional

    "Rooms with a view of the river are quite special."

    Braden

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    July 6, 2021

More about The Westin Excelsior, Florence

More about The Westin Excelsior, Florence

Experience Luxury and Elegance at The Westin Excelsior, Florence

Nestled in the heart of Florence, Italy, The Westin Excelsior offers a truly remarkable and luxurious experience. As a 5-star hotel, it exudes elegance and sophistication, combining modern amenities with classic Italian charm. With its prime location, guests can easily explore the city's renowned attractions, including the iconic Duomo and the Uffizi Gallery. Upon arrival, guests will be greeted by the hotel's warm and attentive staff, ensuring a seamless check-in process. Check-in time starts from 03:00 PM, giving guests ample time to settle in and begin their Florence adventure. The hotel boasts a total of 171 beautifully appointed rooms, each designed to provide the utmost comfort and relaxation. From the moment you step into your room, you will be greeted by a tranquil and inviting ambiance, creating a peaceful retreat in the midst of the bustling city. Families traveling with children will find The Westin Excelsior to be the perfect choice. The hotel's child policy allows children between the ages of 0 to 11 to stay free of charge, making it an ideal destination for a family getaway. The hotel provides a range of amenities and services tailored to meet the needs of young travelers, ensuring a comfortable and enjoyable stay for the whole family. From spacious rooms to child-friendly dining options, The Westin Excelsior goes above and beyond to cater to families. As your stay comes to an end, check-out time is until 12:00 PM, allowing guests to have a leisurely morning before bidding farewell to this enchanting city. Whether you're visiting Florence for business or pleasure, The Westin Excelsior offers a luxurious haven where you can unwind, recharge, and create lasting memories. Indulge in the hotel's world-class facilities, savor delectable cuisine at the on-site restaurants, or simply take in the breathtaking views of the city from the comfort of your room. The Westin Excelsior, Florence is the epitome of luxury and elegance, promising an unforgettable stay in the heart of one of Italy's most captivating cities.

Unwind and Indulge at The Westin Excelsior, Florence's Entertainment Facilities

At The Westin Excelsior, Florence, guests can enjoy a range of entertainment facilities that are designed to help them unwind and indulge. The hotel boasts an array of shops where guests can browse and purchase unique souvenirs and designer items. Whether you're looking for a stylish outfit or a special gift, the shops at The Westin Excelsior, Florence have something for everyone. After a long day of exploring the beautiful city of Florence, guests can relax and socialize at the hotel's bar. The bar offers a cozy and elegant atmosphere, perfect for enjoying a refreshing cocktail or a glass of fine wine. For those who want to dance the night away, the hotel also features a vibrant nightclub where guests can let loose and have a great time. For ultimate relaxation, The Westin Excelsior, Florence offers a range of wellness facilities. Guests can indulge in a soothing massage to relieve any tension and stress, or take a dip in the hot tub to unwind and rejuvenate. The hotel's spa is the perfect place to pamper yourself with luxurious treatments and therapies, leaving you feeling refreshed and revitalized. With its impressive range of entertainment facilities, The Westin Excelsior, Florence ensures that guests have everything they need for a memorable and enjoyable stay. Whether you prefer shopping, socializing, or indulging in wellness activities, this hotel has it all.

Stay Active and Energized at The Westin Excelsior, Florence

At The Westin Excelsior, Florence, we believe in the importance of staying active and energized, even while on vacation. That's why we offer a range of exceptional sports facilities for our guests to enjoy. Whether you prefer a heart-pumping workout, a friendly game of tennis, or a refreshing swim, we have you covered. Our state-of-the-art fitness center is equipped with the latest exercise machines and free weights, allowing you to maintain your fitness routine even while away from home. If tennis is your game, you'll love our well-maintained tennis courts, where you can challenge your travel companions to a match or take lessons from our professional instructors. For those who prefer a more leisurely way to stay active, our poolside bar offers a serene oasis where you can soak up the sun while sipping on a refreshing cocktail. And if you're in the mood to explore the beautiful surroundings of Florence, our hotel also provides access to scenic hiking trails, where you can immerse yourself in nature while getting your daily dose of exercise. No matter your preferred way to stay active, The Westin Excelsior, Florence has the sports facilities to meet your needs. So, lace up your sneakers, grab your racket, or simply relax by the pool, and let us help you make the most of your stay in Florence.

Convenience Facilities at The Westin Excelsior, Florence

Indulge in the luxurious convenience facilities offered at The Westin Excelsior, Florence, where every aspect of your stay is meticulously taken care of. With 24-hour room service, you can enjoy a delectable meal or a refreshing drink at any time of the day, right in the comfort of your own room. Our laundry service ensures that your clothes are always fresh and clean, allowing you to travel light and worry-free. Our dedicated concierge team is at your service, ready to assist you with any request or recommendation you may need during your stay. Whether it's arranging transportation, booking tickets to local attractions, or providing insider tips on the best restaurants in town, our knowledgeable staff is here to make your experience truly unforgettable. Stay connected with our complimentary Wi-Fi, available in all rooms and public areas, allowing you to easily stay in touch with loved ones or catch up on work. For your peace of mind, safety deposit boxes are provided in each room, ensuring the security of your valuable belongings. Our express check-in/check-out service allows for a seamless arrival and departure experience, while luggage storage is available for your convenience. With daily housekeeping and dry cleaning services, your room will always be immaculate and your wardrobe pristine. Experience the ultimate in convenience and comfort at The Westin Excelsior, Florence.

Convenient Transport Facilities at The Westin Excelsior, Florence

At The Westin Excelsior, Florence, we understand the importance of convenient transport options for our guests. Whether you are arriving from the airport or exploring the beautiful city of Florence, we have a range of facilities to ensure your transportation needs are met. For those arriving by air, our airport transfer service provides a hassle-free journey from the airport to the hotel. Our professional and friendly drivers will be waiting for you at the arrivals hall, ready to whisk you away to the comfort of our luxurious hotel. If you're looking to explore Florence and its surrounding areas, our tour desk is at your service. Our knowledgeable staff can assist you in planning and booking various tours and excursions, allowing you to make the most of your stay in this enchanting city. For guests who prefer to drive, we offer valet parking and an onsite car park. Our dedicated team will take care of your vehicle, ensuring it is safe and secure throughout your stay. Please note that car park charges may apply. Additionally, we provide a shuttle service for your convenience, making it easy to navigate around the city. If you prefer to have your own wheels, our car hire service allows you to explore Florence at your own pace. If you need a taxi or assistance with purchasing tickets for local attractions, our friendly concierge team is available to assist you. They will ensure that your transportation needs are met, allowing you to focus on enjoying your time in Florence. With our range of transport facilities, including airport transfer, tours, valet parking, car park, shuttle service, car hire, taxi service, and ticket service, The Westin Excelsior, Florence offers everything you need for a seamless and enjoyable stay in this captivating city.

Indulge in Culinary Delights at The Westin Excelsior, Florence

At The Westin Excelsior, Florence, dining is an experience to be savored. With a range of dining facilities available, guests are treated to a variety of culinary delights throughout their stay. Start your day with a delicious breakfast at the breakfast buffet, where an array of fresh and delectable options await. From freshly baked pastries to a selection of fruits and cereals, there is something to satisfy every palate. For those who prefer a lighter option, a continental breakfast is also available. Throughout the day, guests can enjoy a cup of coffee or a quick bite to eat at the coffee shop. Whether you're in the mood for a freshly brewed espresso or a sandwich to-go, the coffee shop offers a cozy and convenient spot to recharge. When it comes to dining, the hotel's restaurant is a must-visit. With its elegant ambiance and exquisite menu, it offers a culinary journey like no other. Indulge in a range of gourmet dishes expertly prepared by the talented chefs, showcasing the flavors of Florence and beyond. In addition to the restaurant, The Westin Excelsior, Florence also offers 24-hour room service. Whether you're craving a late-night snack or a full meal in the comfort of your room, the hotel's room service is available around the clock. With daily housekeeping ensuring a clean and inviting atmosphere, guests can focus on enjoying their dining experiences to the fullest. At The Westin Excelsior, Florence, every meal is a celebration of taste and a feast for the senses.

Luxurious Room Offerings at The Westin Excelsior, Florence

Experience the epitome of luxury and elegance at The Westin Excelsior, Florence. With a range of meticulously designed rooms and suites, this hotel offers a truly opulent stay in the heart of Florence, Italy. Choose from a variety of room types, each offering a unique experience. Indulge in the breathtaking views of the Arno River from the Arno River Deluxe, Arno River Junior Suite, and Arno River Premium rooms. These spacious accommodations feature a king-size bed and offer a serene ambiance that will transport you to a world of tranquility. For an unparalleled experience, the Belvedere Suite is the perfect choice. With its private terrace overlooking the Arno River, this suite is a haven of luxury. The Deluxe, Grand Deluxe, and Penthouse rooms offer a spacious retreat with a king-size bed, ensuring a comfortable and relaxing stay. Booking your stay at The Westin Excelsior, Florence through Agoda guarantees you the best prices and a hassle-free experience. With Agoda's easy-to-use platform, you can find the perfect room for your needs and secure your reservation in just a few clicks. Don't miss out on the opportunity to experience the ultimate in luxury at The Westin Excelsior, Florence.

Discover the Rich History of Florence's Historical Center

Immerse yourself in the rich history of Florence by staying at The Westin Excelsior, Florence, located in the heart of the city's Historical Center. As you step outside the hotel, you will find yourself surrounded by magnificent architecture, ancient landmarks, and charming cobblestone streets that tell tales of the city's glorious past. One of the highlights of the Historical Center is the iconic Florence Cathedral, also known as the Duomo. Marvel at its stunning Renaissance architecture and climb to the top of the dome for breathtaking panoramic views of the city. Just a short walk away, you will discover the Uffizi Gallery, home to an extensive collection of Renaissance art, including masterpieces by Botticelli, Michelangelo, and da Vinci. Wander through the narrow streets of the Historical Center and stumble upon the Ponte Vecchio, a medieval bridge that spans the Arno River. This iconic landmark is lined with jewelry shops and offers a picturesque setting for a leisurely stroll. Whether you're exploring the historical sites, indulging in authentic Italian cuisine, or simply soaking in the vibrant atmosphere, the Historical Center of Florence is sure to captivate your senses and transport you back in time.

Traveling to The Westin Excelsior, Florence from Florence's Nearest Airports

Welcome to The Westin Excelsior, Florence, a luxurious hotel nestled in the heart of the Historical Center in Florence, Italy. When it comes to reaching this exquisite destination from the nearest airports, you have a few convenient options. If you're flying into Florence Airport, also known as Peretola Airport (FLR), you'll be pleased to know that The Westin Excelsior, Florence is just a short 20-minute drive away. Taxis are readily available outside the airport, providing a hassle-free and direct transfer to the hotel. Alternatively, you can opt for a private car service or arrange for a hotel pick-up in advance. Another option is to arrive at Pisa International Airport (PSA), which is approximately 80 kilometers from Florence. From Pisa Airport, you can take a direct train to Florence's main train station, Santa Maria Novella. The journey takes around one hour and offers scenic views of the Tuscan countryside. From the train station, The Westin Excelsior, Florence is just a 10-minute taxi ride or a pleasant 20-minute walk through the charming streets of Florence. No matter which airport you choose to arrive at, rest assured that your journey to The Westin Excelsior, Florence will be a seamless and enjoyable experience, setting the tone for a memorable stay in this enchanting city.

Discover Florence's Iconic Landmarks near The Westin Excelsior, Florence

Immerse yourself in the rich history and cultural heritage of Florence while staying at The Westin Excelsior, Florence. This luxurious hotel is surrounded by some of the city's most iconic landmarks and attractions, ensuring an unforgettable experience for every visitor. Just a short stroll away, you'll find the renowned Gallerie Degli Uffizi, home to an impressive collection of Renaissance art. Marvel at masterpieces by Botticelli, Michelangelo, and Leonardo da Vinci as you explore the museum's vast halls. For breathtaking panoramic views of Florence, head to Piazzale Michelangelo. This elevated square offers a stunning vantage point, allowing you to admire the city's skyline and the majestic Arno River. Capture the perfect postcard-worthy photo or simply soak in the beauty of the surroundings. Art enthusiasts will also appreciate the proximity of Galleria dell'Accademia, where Michelangelo's famous sculpture, David, is housed. Admire the intricate details of this masterpiece and explore the museum's collection of Renaissance art. No visit to Florence is complete without a visit to the magnificent Cattedrale di Santa Maria del Fiore, also known as the Florence Cathedral. Marvel at the intricate facade and climb to the top of the dome for panoramic views of the city. Explore the bustling Piazza del Duomo, a lively square that houses the cathedral, the Baptistery of San Giovanni, and Giotto's Campanile. Admire the stunning architecture and soak in the vibrant atmosphere of this historic area. Cross the iconic Ponte Vecchio, a medieval stone bridge spanning the Arno River, and discover its charming shops and jewelry stores. Take a leisurely stroll along the bridge and enjoy the picturesque views of the river and the surrounding buildings. Immerse yourself in the heart of Florence's political and cultural life at Piazza della Signoria. This square is home to the impressive Palazzo Vecchio, a medieval fortress-turned-town hall, and numerous statues, including a replica of Michelangelo's David. For a spiritual experience, visit the Basilica of Santa Croce, the largest Franciscan church in the world. Admire the stunning frescoes and tombs of illustrious figures such as Michelangelo, Galileo, and Machiavelli. With its prime location surrounded by these iconic landmarks and attractions, The Westin Excelsior, Florence offers the perfect base for exploring the rich history and artistic treasures of this enchanting city.

Convenient Public Transport Stations near The Westin Excelsior, Florence

Located in the heart of Florence, The Westin Excelsior offers easy access to several public transport stations, making it a convenient choice for travelers. Just a short distance away, you'll find Firenze Statuto Train Station, Firenze Porta A Prato Train Station, and Florence Santa Maria Novella Railway Station. Firenze Statuto Train Station is situated within walking distance of the hotel, allowing guests to explore the city and its surrounding areas with ease. This station provides connections to various destinations in Tuscany, including Pisa, Lucca, and Siena. Whether you're planning a day trip or exploring the region, this station offers a convenient starting point. Firenze Porta A Prato Train Station is another nearby option, offering additional transportation options for guests. From here, you can easily reach attractions such as the Fortezza da Basso, a historic fortress hosting various events throughout the year. The station also provides connections to other parts of Florence, making it a convenient hub for exploring the city. For those arriving by train, Florence Santa Maria Novella Railway Station is just a short distance away from The Westin Excelsior. This central station is a major transportation hub, offering connections to both domestic and international destinations. With its convenient location, guests can easily access the hotel upon arrival and explore the city's attractions with ease. With these public transport stations nearby, guests at The Westin Excelsior, Florence can effortlessly navigate the city and its surroundings, ensuring a seamless travel experience during their stay.

A Gastronomic Delight Just Steps Away

When it comes to dining options, The Westin Excelsior, Florence's surrounding area is a food lover's paradise. Just a short stroll from the hotel, you'll find a plethora of incredible restaurants to satisfy your taste buds. Indulge in the mouthwatering sandwiches at All'Antico Vinaio, known for its generous portions and fresh ingredients. For a taste of traditional Tuscan cuisine, head to Antico Ristorante Paoli 1827, where you can savor authentic dishes in a charming, historic setting. If you're in the mood for some delicious bruschetta, La Fettunta is the place to be, offering a variety of toppings on perfectly toasted bread. For a true local experience, I' Girone De' Ghiotti is a hidden gem, serving up delectable Florentine specialties. Craving some Italian cold cuts? Look no further than La Prosciutteria Firenze, a cozy spot that offers a wide selection of cured meats and cheeses. Ciro and Sons - Restaurant Pizzeria Firenze is a must-visit for pizza enthusiasts, serving up piping hot pies with a crispy crust. Fuoco MAtto is another fantastic option, offering a modern twist on traditional Tuscan cuisine. For a hearty Florentine feast, I' Brindellone is the place to be, known for its generous portions and warm atmosphere. Ristorante Braceria Auditore is a carnivore's dream, with a menu featuring succulent grilled meats. And if you're in the mood for a quick bite, I Fratellini is a popular spot for delicious panini sandwiches. With such a diverse range of dining options just moments away, you'll never run out of culinary adventures during your stay at The Westin Excelsior, Florence.

Shop Till You Drop at The Westin Excelsior, Florence

Located in the heart of Florence, The Westin Excelsior is surrounded by a plethora of shopping landmarks that will satisfy even the most avid shopaholics. Just a stone's throw away from the hotel, you'll find 100% Birbe, a charming boutique offering a curated selection of unique clothing and accessories. For those in search of fine Italian leather goods, Bottega Giotti and La Signoria Moda Italiana Leather are must-visit destinations. Goccia Shoes is the perfect place to find a stylish pair of handmade Italian shoes, while Pitti Mosaici showcases exquisite mosaic artworks. If you're looking for a one-of-a-kind souvenir, head to Ceccherini & Co, a shop specializing in beautiful handcrafted items. Art lovers shouldn't miss the Artpell Coke Shop, which features stunning artwork made from recycled materials. Bartolini Shop offers a wide range of high-quality Italian products, and Guida per Firenze is the go-to place for guidebooks and maps to help you navigate the city. Lastly, Pineider Shop is a haven for stationery enthusiasts, with its selection of elegant writing instruments and paper goods. With such a diverse range of shopping options right at your doorstep, a stay at The Westin Excelsior, Florence ensures a truly unforgettable shopping experience.

Luxury at an Unbeatable Value: The Westin Excelsior, Florence

Step into a world of opulence and elegance at The Westin Excelsior, Florence, where luxury meets affordability. With an average room price of $926, this prestigious hotel offers an unrivaled experience that is worth every penny. Compared to the average price of a hotel room in Florence, which stands at $289, The Westin Excelsior, Florence offers exceptional value for money. Despite its luxurious amenities and prime location, this renowned hotel goes above and beyond to provide guests with an unforgettable stay at a surprisingly affordable rate. From the moment you step foot into the grand lobby adorned with exquisite artwork and intricate details, you'll be captivated by the hotel's timeless charm. Each room at The Westin Excelsior, Florence is a sanctuary of comfort and style, featuring plush bedding, modern amenities, and breathtaking views of the city or the Arno River. Indulge in a culinary journey at one of the hotel's renowned restaurants, where world-class chefs create delectable dishes inspired by the rich flavors of Tuscany. Unwind and rejuvenate at the on-site spa, offering a range of treatments and therapies to pamper your body and soul. Whether you're here for business or leisure, The Westin Excelsior, Florence offers an unmatched level of luxury at a price that is surprisingly affordable. Book your stay today and immerse yourself in the splendor of this iconic hotel.

Stunning River Views and Exceptional Service

Experience the magic of Florence at The Westin Excelsior, where every room offers breathtaking views of the river. Guests have been returning to this hotel for years, and it's easy to see why. The staff goes above and beyond to provide exceptional service, ensuring a memorable stay. The spacious rooms, even by European standards, provide a comfortable and luxurious retreat after a day of exploring the city. Immerse yourself in the beauty of Florence and enjoy the warm hospitality of The Westin Excelsior.

Luxury and Comfort in the Heart of Florence

The Westin Excelsior, Florence is a truly remarkable hotel that has garnered exceptional customer reviews across various categories. With an impressive overall rating of 9.0, it is clear that guests have had an outstanding experience during their stay. From the moment you step into the hotel, you will be captivated by its luxurious ambiance and impeccable attention to detail. One aspect that stands out in the customer reviews is the hotel's exceptional value. With a rating of 8.8 for value, guests have praised The Westin Excelsior, Florence for providing an unforgettable experience at a reasonable price. From the elegant and spacious rooms to the top-notch amenities, guests feel that they are getting excellent value for their money. Another highlight of this hotel is its outstanding food and dining options, earning a rating of 9.2. Guests have raved about the delectable cuisine served at the hotel's restaurants, which offer a delightful blend of traditional Italian flavors and international dishes. Whether you choose to indulge in a gourmet meal or savor a casual bite, the culinary offerings at The Westin Excelsior, Florence are sure to leave you satisfied. In addition to the exceptional dining experience, guests have also praised the hotel's cleanliness, location, comfort, and staff performance. With ratings ranging from 9.1 for cleanliness to 9.5 for location, it is evident that The Westin Excelsior, Florence goes above and beyond to ensure a memorable stay for its guests. The well-maintained rooms, prime location in the heart of Florence, plush bedding, and attentive staff all contribute to the overall comfort and satisfaction of guests. Overall, The Westin Excelsior, Florence has received glowing customer reviews that highlight its luxury, value, exceptional dining, cleanliness, location, comfort, and staff performance. With its outstanding ratings across multiple categories, this hotel is the perfect choice for discerning travelers seeking a truly remarkable experience in the beautiful city of Florence.

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Amenities and facilities

Excellent
Facilities

8.2

Languages spoken
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish
Outdoor
  • Bicycles
Accessibility
  • Access all room by interior corridor
  • Accessibility for all meeting spaces
  • Accessible registration desk
  • Accessible rooms have doors 32-inch wide opening
  • Accessible route to the registration desk
  • Adjustable height hand-held shower wand all rooms
  • Alarm clock telephone ringers in all rooms
  • Audible alarms in all guest rooms and suites
  • Audible alarms in all public hallways
  • Bathtub grab bars in some rooms
  • Bathtub seat in some rooms
  • Electronic room key
  • Elevator
  • Entirely Route to accessible guest rooms
  • Lever handles on all guest room doors
  • Main entrance
  • On-site accessible restaurants / lounges
  • Room windows that open
  • Secondary locks on all room windows
  • Self-closing doors on all guest rooms and suites
  • Toilet seat at wheelchair height -- some rooms
  • View ports in all guest room and suites doors
  • Visual alarms in all public hallways
  • Wheelchair accessible
Internet access
  • Free Wi-Fi in all rooms!
  • Internet
  • Internet services
  • Wi-Fi in public areas
Things to do, ways to relax
  • Fitness center
  • Hiking
  • Hot tub
  • Massage
  • Nightclub
  • On-site entertainment
  • Spa
  • Spa/sauna
  • Tennis court
  • Ticket services
  • Tours
Cleanliness and safety
  • Anti-viral cleaning products
  • Body thermometer
  • Breakfast in room
  • Cashless payment service
  • Daily disinfection in all rooms
  • Daily disinfection in common areas
  • First aid kit
  • Free face masks
  • Guest rooms seal after sanitization
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Hotel room service app
  • Hot water linen and laundry washing
  • Hygiene certification
  • Physical distancing of at least 1 meter
  • Protective screens in common areas
  • Room sanitization opt-out available
  • Rooms sanitized between stays
  • Safe dining setup
  • Sanitized kitchen and tableware items
  • Shared stationery removed
  • Staff trained in safety protocol
  • Temperature check for guests and staff
Dining, drinking, and snacking
  • Alternative meal arrangement
  • Bar
  • Breakfast [buffet]
  • Breakfast [continental]
  • Coffee shop
  • Happy hour
  • Poolside bar
  • Restaurants
  • Room service [24-hour]
  • Snack bar
Services and conveniences
  • Air conditioning in public area
  • Concierge
  • Contactless check-in/out
  • Currency exchange
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Doorman
  • Dry cleaning
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Food delivery
  • Grooming service
  • Heating in public area
  • Invoice provided
  • Ironing service
  • Laundry service
  • Luggage storage
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
  • Safety deposit boxes
  • Shops
  • Smoke-free property
  • Smoking area
  • Terrace
  • Xerox/fax in business center
For the kids
  • Babysitting service
  • Family room
  • Kids meal
Access
  • CCTV in common areas
  • CCTV outside property
  • Check-in/out [express]
  • Check-in/out [private]
  • Dog-friendly
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Front desk [24-hour]
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Pets allowed
  • Safety/security feature
  • Security [24-hour]
  • Smoke alarms
Getting around
  • Airport transfer
  • Car park [charges apply]
  • Car park [nearby]
  • Car park [on-site]
  • Rental car
  • Shuttle service
  • Taxi service
  • Valet parking
Sports equipment rental
  • Bicycle rental
Available in all rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Alarm clock
  • Balcony/terrace
  • Bathrobes
  • Bathroom phone
  • Blackout curtains
  • Closet
  • Concierge
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Desk
  • Fitness club privileges
  • Free bottled water
  • Hair dryer
  • Heating
  • In-room safe box
  • Linens
  • Mini bar
  • On-demand movies
  • Private bathroom
  • Safety/security feature
  • Satellite/cable channels
  • Scale
  • Shower
  • Slippers
  • Telephone
  • Toiletries
  • Towels
  • Wake-up service
  • Wi-Fi [free]

Food and dining

Breakfast options
  • American
  • Continental
  • Buffet
Restaurants on site
Se·sto On Arno Restaurant
  • Menu: Buffet

Location

Piazza Ognissanti 3, Historical Center, Florence, Italy, 50123
Exceptional
Location

9.5

Airports
  • Florence Airport (FLR)
    4.9 km
  • Bologna Guglielmo Marconi Airport (BLQ)
    84.4 km
Public transportation
  • Florence Santa Maria Novella Railway Station
    560 m
  • Firenze Porta A Prato Train Station
    950 m
Hospital or clinic
  • Farmacia Münstermann
    200 m
Shopping
  • Mercato Centrale - Central Market
    810 m
Convenience store
  • Bangla Mini Market
    360 m
Cash withdrawal
  • ATM
    120 m

What's nearby

Popular landmarks
  • Ponte Vecchio
    760 m
  • Mercato Centrale - Central Market
    810 m
  • Piazza del Duomo
    820 m
  • Piazza della Signoria
    870 m
  • Palazzo Vecchio
    890 m
  • Gallerie Degli Uffizi
    910 m
  • Cattedrale di Santa Maria del Fiore
    930 m
  • Galleria dell'Accademia
    1.2 km
  • Basilica of Santa Croce
    1.4 km
  • Piazzale Michelangelo
    1.9 km
Nearby landmarks
  • Ognissanti
    50 m
  • Librairie Française Bookshop
    60 m
  • Piazza Ognissanti
    60 m
  • Casa Galleria
    70 m
  • Chiesa di San Salvatore in Ognissanti
    80 m
  • Stockhouse One Price
    120 m
  • Galletti Gallettishop
    150 m
  • La Bottega d'Arte, Lastrucci di Trabucchi Elena
    160 m
  • Stockhouse Il Giglio
    160 m
  • Bottega Giotti
    170 m
Distances shown are straight-line distances on the map. Actual travel distances may vary.

Property policies

Children and extra beds

Extra beds are dependent on the room you choose. Please check the individual room capacity for more details.

All children are welcome.

Children 0-11 year(s)
Stay for free if using existing bedding.
If you need an extra bed, it will incur an additional charge.
Guests 12 years and older are considered as adults
Must use an extra bed which will incur an additional charge.
Others
  • Property offers Check Out for Children/UNICEF program. Voluntary participation offered at check-in.
  • When booking more than 5 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

Some helpful facts

Check-in/Check-out
  • Check-in from15:00
  • Check-out until12:00
Getting around
  • Airport transfer fee105 EUR
Extras
  • Breakfast charge (unless included in room price)45 EUR
The property
  • Number of rooms 171

Reviews of The Westin Excelsior, Florence from real guests

Provided by verified guests of Agoda
9.0
Location9.5
Room comfort and quality9.2
Cleanliness9.1
Service8.9
Value for money8.8
Facilities8.2
High score for Florence
Rating
9+ Exceptional (5)
8-9 Excellent (1)
7-8 Very Good (3)
6-7 Good (0)
<6 Below Expectation (0)
Showing 9 verified guest comments
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9.2
Exceptional
Hong-Peck from Singapore
Couple
Deluxe, Guest room, 1 King
Stayed 4 nights in March 2023

Stay at Florence”

Great Hotel!

Reviewed March 14, 2023
8.8
Excellent
Nawaf from Saudi Arabia
Family with young children
Deluxe, Guest room, 1 King
Stayed 2 nights in October 2022

Excellent”

F

Reviewed October 20, 2022
9.2
Exceptional
Braden from United States
Family with young children
Deluxe, Guest room, 1 King
Stayed 3 nights in July 2021

Repeat customer - always a great experience ”

We’ve been coming here for years - great staff and spacious rooms by European standards. Rooms with a view of the river are quite special. Rooftop bar not to be missed for sunset cocktail. We had a 11-month old baby and they could have been sweeter.

Reviewed July 06, 2021
10.0
Exceptional
Abdulaziz from United Arab Emirates
Couple
Stayed 2 nights in April 2015

Outstanding ”

Location, design and staff

It was a pleasure staying at the westin, with a nice location

Reviewed April 17, 2015
8.0
Excellent
Chan from Singapore
Couple
Stayed 6 nights in November 2012

very enjoying”

nice view,good location and nice food

very enjoyable

Reviewed May 25, 2013
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