Kursaal & Ausonia Hotel - Florence

Via Nazionale 24, Florence, Italy, 50123  show map
 3 stars
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Kursaal & Ausonia Hotel - Florence

Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in rooms

Parking

EUR 36 per day

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour reception

24-hour security

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Restaurant buffet

Cafe

Shuttle

Paid airport shuttle

Spa and relaxation

Jacuzzi

Laundry

Self-service laundry

Verified Reviews:

  • Coffe machine was very good - Good security - Highly recommend - I'll come back
  • Service in the hotel super - Good rates - Parking was 24€/day - 15 euros for wifi
  • Convenient to the train station - Good room size - Tiny bathroom - Comfortable beds
  • Close to city centre - Large and cosy rooms - Nice breakfast - Good value for money
  • Good hotel - Good restaurants close by - View of the duomo - Very friendly staff

Overview

The comfortable 3-star Kursaal & Ausonia Hotel offers functional guestrooms. Since 1900, it has been hosting guests in the heart of Florence.

The city center is 10 minute walking distance from the hotel. Such Florence sights as Piazza della Signoria, Giotto's Bell Tower and Piazza del Duomo are all within reach.

Guests may find Museo Stibbert within 1.6 km and Pitti Palace within 1.6 km of the property.

Kursaal & Ausonia Hotel is at a short distance from Santa Maria Novella train station. The hotel is located 10 minutes' drive from Peretola airport.

Rooms

Kursaal & Ausonia Hotel offers 28 rooms fitted with cable TV with on-demand movies, pay television, a private safe, climate control and a minibar for a comfortable stay in Florence. The rooms look on to the cathedral. Guests can make use of a shower, a bathtub and a hairdryer.

Eat & Drink

A delicious breakfast is served in a cozy atmosphere of the dining room. The large café bar offers a terrace and Wi-Fi. Offering a variety of dishes, La Fenice and Osteria I Brincello are just about 50 meters away.

Services

Guests can rent bicycles and cars to explore the local area.

Relax

Kursaal & Ausonia Hotel also offers babysitting and board games for guests staying with children.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the hotel rooms for free.

Guest Parking

private parking is possible at a location nearby (reservation might be needed) at EUR 36 per day.

Year renovated:   2007.  Number of rooms:   28.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Paid parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • Express check-in/ -out
  • Pets allowed (limited amount or weight)
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • 24-hour security
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Currency exchange
  • Lobby
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors

Services

  • Paid airport shuttle
  • Paid city shuttle
  • Paid valet parking
  • Valet parking
  • Room service
  • Car rental
  • Bicycle rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Medical facilities service

Dining facilities

  • Continental breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Cafe
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Meeting room
  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs available
  • Paid babysitting/ Child services
  • Board games
  • DVDs/ Videos for children

Leisure facilities

  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Jacuzzi
  • Library

Room view

  • Landscape view

Room facilities

  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Individual air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • In-room desk
  • Ironing facilities
  • Sofa bed
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Bidet
  • Washing machine

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator
  • Microwave
  • Toaster
  • Dishwasher

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • International calls
  • Free local telephone calls
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  10.30 am

Children and extra beds

  • All children under the age of 2 may stay for free in a crib. 
  • All children under the age of 6 may stay for free in an extra bed. 
  • There are no extra beds provided in a room. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

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Hotel Address:

Via Nazionale 24, Florence, Italy, 50123

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City Center
  • Florence
    2000 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Santa Maria Novella Train Station
    1400 ft
  • Bus stop
    700 ft
Restaurants
  • Osteria I Brincello (cuisine: Italian)
    300 ft
  • Trattoria ZaZa (cuisine: Italian)
    700 ft
Parks
  • Botanical Gardens
    2300 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  10.30 am
  • Year renovated:
    2007
  • Number of rooms:
    28

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Rooms and availability

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Bed type: Double bed or Twin beds or 2 Single beds or Double bed
Size: 155 sq. feet
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    Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
    Size: 220 sq. feet
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      Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 4 persons
      Size: 220 sq. feet
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        Bed type: Double bed
        Size: 155 sq. feet
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          Bed type: Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons
          Size: 220 sq. feet
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              How to reach hotel

              hotel Kursaal & Ausonia Hotel - Florence Florence location
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              Hotel Address:

              Via Nazionale 24, Florence, Italy, 50123

              Get directions
              City Center
              • Florence
                2000 ft
              Airports
              Train Stations
              • Santa Maria Novella Train Station
                1400 ft
              • Bus stop
                700 ft
              Restaurants
              • Osteria I Brincello (cuisine: Italian)
                300 ft
              • Trattoria ZaZa (cuisine: Italian)
                700 ft
              Parks
              • Botanical Gardens
                2300 ft
              Hotel information
              • Check-in:
                from  2 pm
              • Check-out:
                until  10.30 am
              • Year renovated:
                2007
              • Number of rooms:
                28

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              What's nearby

              Tourist attractions

              • San Lorenzo Basilica - 1000 ft
              • Basilica of San Lorenzo - 1400 ft

              Places of interest

              • Via Cavour Firenze - 1400 ft
              • Fortezza da Basso - 1400 ft
              • Catedral de Santa María del Fiore - 1700 ft

              Train stations

              Convention centers

              • Via Faenza - 400 ft
              • Palazzo dei Congressi - 700 ft
              • Fortezza da Basso - 1400 ft

              Shopping areas

              • San Marco Museum - 1400 ft
              • Accademia Gallery - 1400 ft

              Monuments and Landmarks

              • Rucellai Palace - 1400 ft
              • Convent of San Marco - 1400 ft
              • Medici Riccardi Palace - 1400 ft

              Historical sites

              • Palazzo Vecchio - 700 ft
              • Pallazzo Pitti - 1400 ft

              Museums

              • Galería de la Academia - 1400 ft
              • San Marco Museum - 1400 ft

              Local attractions

              • Pitti Palace - 5000 ft
                Galleria d'Arte Moderna, Florence
              • Porcelain Museum - 5000 ft
                Casino del Cavaliere, Florence
              • San Felice in Piazza - 5100 ft
                Piazza S. Felice, Florence
              • Galleria Palatina in Palazzo Pitti - 5000 ft
                Amici di Palazzo Pitti, Florence
              • Stibbert Museum - 5100 ft
                via F. Stibbert, 26, Florence

              Near the hotel

              • Cenacolo di Fuligno Museum - 700 ft
                Via Faenza 42, Firenze, Florence
              • Duomo - Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore - 2300 ft
                via della Canonica, 1, Florence
              • Leonardo da Vinci Museum - 1300 ft
                Via Cavour, 21, Florence
              • Museo di San Marco - 1500 ft
                Piazza San Marco 1, Florence
              • Convent of Santa Apollonia - 1000 ft
                Via XXVII Aprile 1, Florence
              • Medici Chapels - 1300 ft
                Piazza Madonna degli Aldobrandini, 6, Florence
              • Basilica di San Lorenzo - 1300 ft
                Piazza San Lorenzo, 9, Florence

              Restaurants nearby

              • Osteria I Brincello - 300 ft

                Address: Via Nazionale 110 r
                Phone: 39(0)55282645

                70% likes this, based on 754 reviews
                Cuisine: Italian

              • Mostodolce - 100 ft

                Address: Nia Nazionale, 114/2

                63% likes this, based on 232 reviews
                Cuisine: Italian

              • Trattoria Mario - 700 ft

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

                72% likes this, based on 1410 reviews
                Cuisine: Italian
                Price Range: USD 9 - USD 23

              • Trattoria ZaZa - 700 ft

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

                61% likes this, based on 1704 reviews
                Cuisine: Italian
                Price Range: USD 0 - USD 54

              • La Fenice - 100 ft

                Address: Guelfa No58r
                Phone: 055 285780

                Cuisine: Italian, Mediterranean
                Price Range: USD 924 - USD 13 193

              Hotel information
              • Check-in:
                from  2 pm
              • Check-out:
                until  10.30 am
              • Year renovated:
                2007
              • Number of rooms:
                28

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              Kursaal & Ausonia Reviews

              Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Kursaal & Ausonia

              Average guest rating

              7.2out of 10
              Very good
              Based on 83 reviews

              Rating by category:

              Location
              10.0
              Rooms
              10.0
              Service
              7.5
              Value
              10.0
              Dining
              8.0

              Guest reviews

              • Group of friends
                3.8

                Air conditioning, elevator, walking distance to the train station, well soundproof windows so noise from the street stays out, little fridge in the room.

                One of the receptionists was unfriendly and seemed annoyed with any questions. The room was way too small for 4 people, it was difficult to move between the beds even and no place to put the luggage. Ironing was not possible in the room because light would blow out. Sockets in the room were hanging out of the walls. Metal shelf in the shower was rusty. The room smelled.

              • Couple
                6.6

                The hotel is located close to the train station and walking distance from the old city center with all major tourist attractions.

                The bathroom finishing left some room for improvement

              • Family with children
                5.8

                city location

                ensuite small and shower too small, breakfast was poor and limited to bread and coffee mainly

              • Group of friends
                9.6

                I liked the idea of the hotel being a part of eco friendly world. Hotel is minutes away from the main sightseeing objects and railway station. Room clean & neat and not too much noise from outside keeping in mind that there is a bustling street downstairs. Extremely nice and friendly staff. Thank you!

              • Single
                7.0

                The hotel was well situated and the staff were friendly.

                The room I was allocated was poor. It was very cold and the hot water was luke warm and sound proofing was bad. The sink had no stopper so I found it difficult to shave. In general it was 'tired' and in need of an upgrade. However when I complained I was given a much better room that was perfectly good in all respects.

              • Group of friends
                7.8

                The Hotel is very central and staff are very helpful

              • Single
                6.2

                The location within walking distance of major tourist spots was ideal. The staff was helpful and spoke excellent english. The bathrooms had new fixtures, small but clean. The hotel is eco-freindly - which I appreciated.

                The bed was extremely small and sloped to one end. I was not expecting a large room- but a full size twin bed was expected, this was more like a short cot.

              • Couple
                10.0

                Clean, comfortable, and affordable. Great location, good breakfast, and really friendly staff. My thanks to Paola, she is really amazing.

              • Couple
                7.4

                Very helpful staff who made guests feel very welcome.

              • Group of friends
                6.2

                The location was perfect. Close to the train station and the duomo

                This is not a 3 star hotel. The pictures on the Internet falsely represent the rooms. The rooms were actually dark, damp and miserable!

              • Couple
                5.8

                The location was nice, close to the main railway station. Reception was open 24h. Breakfast was okay.

                Wi-fi came with an extra charge, after I paid it didn't work, staff couldn't make it work, and they didn't refund us. Bathroom had no bathtub, only a shower with no curtain. There was an unpleasant smell coming from the street sometimes. We couldn't leave devices to charge in the room because taking away the room key shuts off the electricity.

              • Older travelers
                6.6

                Friendly and helpful staff, good location, clean. This is short and sharp, but sums it up. The staff really was very helpful, and the hotel is just a 5-10 minute walk from the major sights (and the main railway station). Very well located for a short city break. Front rooms are located towards a rather busy road, but if you keep the windows closed, you can actually get a good nights sleep.

                The room itself was rather small, which was to be expected. But the bathroom really was too small. Coming out of the shower you had to watch that your towel did not fall straight into the toilet. The width between shower cabin and wall just simply was not wide enough to allow usage of the sink for a grown up person, unless you placed yourself diagonally. Breakfast was fine, but could have done with a bit more variety, not the same cheese and ham every morning. TV facilities were not quite up to standard of comparably priced accommodation in other major cities (but we would not care much).

              • Couple
                3.8

                It was close to the train station. There were lots of shops and restaurants in the area.

                It was noisy even with an upgrade to the courtyard side with an additional fee. Staff were rude (argumentative and blaming us for the poor condition of the hotel: 1) they told us that we didn't know how to use the shower properly & blamed us for causing the flooding into the sleeping area, 2) they tried to charge us for the blanket that got wet subsequent to the flooding due to improper flooring in the shower area, 3) when complaint was made to the manager, he put us off a few times and the problem was never resolved, 4) they refused to change our room. We spent more time trying to resolve problems than had time for sightseeing. There were other nicer and cheaper hotels in the area. We would not recommend this hotel to anyone.

              • Couple
                7.8

                Great Location, very very friendly and informed staff. Hotel was clean, and pleasant

                Reception is on the 3rd floor while rooms where located on the second floor. Felt like anyone could walk into the hotel

              • Group of friends
                6.6

                The breakfast room is uncomfortable, there's very few space. Wi fi not included, we paid 15€ for 2 nights

              How to reach hotel

              hotel Kursaal & Ausonia Hotel - Florence Florence location
              Show big map »

              Hotel Address:

              Via Nazionale 24, Florence, Italy, 50123

              Get directions
              City Center
              • Florence
                2000 ft
              Airports
              Train Stations
              • Santa Maria Novella Train Station
                1400 ft
              • Bus stop
                700 ft
              Restaurants
              • Osteria I Brincello (cuisine: Italian)
                300 ft
              • Trattoria ZaZa (cuisine: Italian)
                700 ft
              Parks
              • Botanical Gardens
                2300 ft
              Hotel information
              • Check-in:
                from  2 pm
              • Check-out:
                until  10.30 am
              • Year renovated:
                2007
              • Number of rooms:
                28

              Hotel Awards

              ItalianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedFlorenceKursaal & Ausonia

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              Hotels Recommended by Guests in Italy

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