Hotel Donatello



Hotel Donatello

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Category 3 stars ( 59 rooms )
Piazza dell'Indipendenza, 23 - 50129 Florence (FI)    Map
055 462 7472
  • Center: in the center
  • -Station: 0.7 km
  • -Fair: 0.54 km
  • -Highway: 4.30 km
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in the historical centre airport shuttle family friendly hotel rooms for the disabled pet friendly private parking indoor garden breakfast appreciated friendly staff


Hotel Donatello is an elegant 3-star hotel in the historic center of Florence. Due to its location just a few minutes from the Florence Santa Maria Novella station and from Fortezza da Basso - Firenze Fiera, it is ideal for tourist and business stays. The property, a historic building from the early 19th century, offers classic-style rooms with frescoed ceilings, a courtyard with a cool garden and free Wi-Fi. The hotel is pet friendly.


Hotel Donatello is located in the historic center of Florence, in Piazza Indipendenza, a 10-minute walk from the Firenze Santa Maria Novella station, the Fortezza da Basso and Firenze Fiera. In 15 minutes on foot you can reach the Duomo, while Ponte Vecchio and the Lungarno can be reached with a 20-minute walk. Amerigo Vespucci Airport is about a 20-minute drive away.


The 59 rooms are available as single, double, triple and quadruple, Standard or Superior. All rooms are equipped with parquet or tiled floors, beds with finely decorated headboards, air conditioning/heating, TV, safe, mini bar, direct telephone and soundproof windows. The Superior rooms on the upper floors are more spacious and offer elegant frescoed ceilings.


The hotel offers 24-hour front desk service with concierge, paid airport shuttle and private paid parking nearby. There are welcoming common areas, a lounge bar and a garden in a private internal courtyard. Free Wi-Fi throughout the property.

Children: family rooms are available with the possibility of adding extra beds and cots for a fee.
Pets: pets are welcome in the hotel at no extra cost, the only limitation is access to the breakfast room.
Disabled: the structure is equipped with a lift and rooms suitable for people with motor disabilities.


Breakfast is served as a buffet in a common room located on the ground floor. Hot and cold drinks are offered, coffee, fruit, baked goods and fresh homemade desserts, yoghurt with cereals, organic jams and honey. It is possible to request gluten-free, vegan and lactose-free products. When the weather permits, breakfast can be taken in the garden or in your room (with supplement). You can request the half board service and have dinner at a partner restaurant near the hotel.


Reception: open 24h
Check-in: from 14:00 to 24:00
Check-out: within 11:00
On the day of arrival the rooms are delivered from 14:00 onwards
On the day of departure the rooms must be vacated by 11:00
Breakfast: 7:00 - 9:30

Spoken languages: English, French, German, Spanish, Dutch
Payments: Cash, Credit card/Prepaid (Maestro, Mastercard, Visa, CartaSi, American Express), Bancomat (Maestro)



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Map and distances

In the area you can find
Forno Alimentari (0,1 km) 1 min
Promos Societa Di Interme... (63 m) 1 min
Dell'indipendenza (0,2 km) 2 min
Caffetteria da Raffaella (0,2 km) 3 min
Fuoco Matto (0,2 km) 2 min
Elite Firenze Gestioni S.... (0,1 km) 2 min
Istituti Religiosi Istitu... (0,1 km) 1 min
Children's playground (57 m) 1 min
Il Delfino Laundry Self-S... (0,3 km) 4 min
Mercato Centrale (0,5 km) 7 min
Università di Firenze (0,6 km) 8 min
Fiera Firenze (0,8 km) 9 min
Centro Storico Firenze (1,2 km) 14 min
Stadio A. Franchi (4,3 km) 13 min
Ospedale Careggi Firenze (7,6 km) 20 min
Places of interest
Galleria dell'Accademia /... (0,7 km) 9 min
Palazzo Medici Riccardi (0,8 km) 10 min
Basilica Santa Maria Nove... (1,0 km) 12 min
Duomo / Battistero (1,1 km) 13 min
Campanile di Giotto (1,1 km) 13 min
Museo Nazionale del Barge... (1,5 km) 18 min
Palazzo Vecchio / Piazza... (1,6 km) 19 min
Galleria degli Uffizi (1,6 km) 20 min
Ponte Vecchio (1,6 km) 20 min
Basilica Santo Spirito (1,9 km) 23 min
Basilica Santa Croce (1,9 km) 23 min
Piazzale Michelangelo (5,7 km) 12 min
Giardino delle Rose (6,4 km) 14 min
Giardino di Boboli (9,0 km) 18 min
Palazzo Pitti (10,2 km) 21 min
Reach the property
Stazione Fs S.M. Novella (0,9 km) 11 min
Casello A1 Firenze Sud (9,4 km) 17 min
Casello A1 Firenze Imprun... (15,8 km) 23 min
Aeroporto Amerigo Vespucc... (10,0 km) 26 min
Casello A1 Villa Costanza (21,2 km) 26 min
Casello A1 Firenze Scandi... (14,8 km) 27 min
Casello A1 Firenze Nord (15,4 km) 29 min
Casello A11 Firenze Ovest (15,5 km) 29 min


  • air conditioning in the room
  • animals
  • bathroom courtesy set
  • WI-FI
  • satellite TV
We suggest always to ask confirmation to the hotel about free services.


  • parking area private in the area (for a fee);
  • animals;
  • WI-FI;
  • garden area in the internal courtyard;
  • Terrace;
  • lift;
  • air conditioning common areas;
  • heating common areas;
  • bike for a fee;
  • laundry (payment);
  • lounge bar;
  • check in and check out to be agreed;
  • luggage storage (for a fee);
  • common room;
  • shuttle service on request (for a fee);
  • Parking
  • private paid parking in the area;
  • Pet friendly
  • pet kit (bowl, bed, litter, etc.);
  • baby cot 0-2 years free;
  • baby sitter service (payment);
  • FOOD
  • sweet breakfast a buffet;
  • homemade pasta and / or desserts;
  • possibility to request vegan products;
  • conditioned air;
  • WI-FI (payment);
  • TV;
  • safe (payment);
  • phone;
  • minibar;
  • bathroom;
  • shower cabin;
  • tub;
  • phon;
  • family rooms;
  • breakfast in the room / room service for a fee;
  • daily cleaning;
  • heating;
  • Shuttle Service airport (for a fee);
  • Services for the disabled guests
  • disabled facilities;