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Safety index

80 out of 100

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Safe area

Family

Family

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City

Hotel La Scaletta Al Ponte Vecchio

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8.3

Good (2,930 ratings)

Florence, United States - 

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Nearby Pitti Palace

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140 m Ponte Vecchio

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420 m Uffizi Gallery

Hotel Overview

Hotel La Scaletta Al Ponte Vecchio in Florence is a well-regarded accommodation among its guests. Based on user reviews, it stands out for its prime location, attentive staff, and unique charm. Guests appreciate the combination of traditional features with modern amenities, offering an experience that feels both authentically Florentine and comfortably up-to-date. However, like any property, it has areas where guests feel improvements could be made.

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Hotel highlights

  1. Prime Location: Situated close to many of Florence's famous attractions, making it easy for guests to explore the city.
  2. Attentive Staff: The hotel staff is praised for their friendly and helpful service, enhancing the overall guest experience.
  3. Charming Atmosphere: Offers a unique blend of historical features and modern comforts, providing a memorable stay.
  4. Comfortable Rooms: Guests often mention the comfort and cleanliness of their rooms, highlighting their restful environment.
  5. Beautiful Views: Many rooms offer scenic views of Florence, adding to the hotel's appeal.
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Area for improvement

  1. WiFi Connectivity: Some guests have experienced issues with the WiFi service, finding it unreliable at times.
  2. Street Noise: Due to its central location, noise from the streets can sometimes be a problem for light sleepers.
  3. Limited Elevator Access: The hotel's historic structure restricts elevator access, making it difficult for some guests with mobility issues.
  4. Breakfast Variety: While generally satisfactory, some guests feel that the breakfast selection could offer more variety.
  5. Room Size: A few guests have mentioned that some of the rooms are smaller than expected, which can be inconvenient.

Amenities

Babysitting

Babysitting

Breakfast available

Breakfast available

Air conditioning

Air conditioning

Free WiFi

Laundry

Laundry

Housekeeping

Restaurant

Bar

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Score icon8.3

RateScore

Total 2,930 Reviews

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RateScore is average rating from most popular providers

Blended Web Rating

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8.3

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8.4

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booking

2,400 Reviews

8.3 / 10

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expedia

530 Reviews

8.4 / 10

Hotel Quality

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The quality chart is based on how hotel ratings changed over time.

Dec, 2023Now

General Info

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Total number of rooms 11

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Number of floors 3

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Number of buildings/towers 1

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Year Built 1400

WiFi Quality

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Upload, Mbps

Ping, ms

Idle

16

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110

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45

Wifi Speed Is Good For

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web browsing

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HD online movies

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group video calls

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online streaming

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4K online movies

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online gaming

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Location Area Map

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What's nearby

Pitti Palace

Nearby

Ponte Vecchio

140 m

Uffizi Gallery

420 m

Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore

840 m

Historic Center

Nearby

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Getting around

Unità Tram Stop

910 m

Florence (ZMS-Santa Maria Novella Train Station)

1.12 km

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Airports Nearby

Florence Airport, Peretola (FLR)

13.5 km

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Restaurants

Ristorante Santa Felicita

Nearby

Bar Pitti

Nearby

Caffè Maioli

Nearby

Gelateria della Passera

140 m

Il Papiro SRL

Nearby

Street View

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Daytime safety

80 out of 100

Safe

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Nighttime safety

50 out of 100

Risky

Florence safety index

Safety

Crime

80

Overall Safety Index

Safe

An average rating of the six safety categories

80 out of 100

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Women safety

Safe

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Likelihood of inappropriate behavior against women.

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67

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Physical safety

Very Safe

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Likelihood of injury due to harmful intent.

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83

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Property safety

Safe

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Likelihood of theft.

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73

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Political safety

Very Safe

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Potential for infringement of political rights or political unrest.

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81

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LGBTQ safety

Safe

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Likelihood of harm or discrimination against LGBTQ persons or groups and level of caution required at location.

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76

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Medical safety

Very Safe

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Likelihood of illness or disease, assessment of water and air quality, and access to reliable medical care.

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100

40

Overall Crime index

Low

An average rating of the crime categories

40 out of 100

Property crime severity

Moderate

48

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Mugging or robbery  41/100

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Car theft  27/100

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Car break-ins  43/100

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Home break-ins  40/100

Violent crime severity

Low

31

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Physical attacks  38/100

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Racism or religion motivated attacks  23/100

Other crime severity

Low

40

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Insult or harassment in public  35/100

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Corruption or bribery  46/100

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Drug problem  52/100

Prices Around Property

Average Daily Costs Per Person

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Bottle of water 1.5L

$0.2 - $1.2

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Coffee

$1.2 - $2

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Beer 0.5L

$1 - $2.5

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Meal, inexpensive restaurant

$10 - $25

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Public transport, one-way ticket

$1.7 - $2

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Taxi 1km (normal tariff)

$0.9 - $2

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Meal for 2 people, mid-range restaurant, three-course

$60 - $90

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Bottle of mid-range wine

$5 - $10

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McMeal at McDonalds

$10 - $11

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Coke/Pepsi 0.33L

$2.5 - $4

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Public transport, monthly pass

$35 - $40

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Gasoline (1 liter)

$1.7 - $2.2

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Mobile phone monthly plan

$9 - $15

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Fitness club, monthly fee

$50 - $90

Weather In Florence

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Precipitation In Florence

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Air Quality

Unhealthy (For Sensitive Groups)

PM2.515

PM1022

49

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Limited risk for sensitive individuals. Not recommended to do outdoor activities.

Drinkable Water Quality

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Fair

Water may have some problems, not recommended for daily consumption.

Traffic around property

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Light

Few vehicles on the road, relaxed and stress-free driving experience.

House Rules

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Check in after 15:00

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Check out until 11:00

Children welcome

No pets, service animals welcome

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