Relais Piazza Signoria enjoys a privileged location in renovated historic premises in the main square of beautiful Florence. Just a few steps from the Uffizi Gallery museum of Renaissance art, these modern serviced apartments offer upscale accommodation. Each has been individually-designed; some boast Palazzo Vecchio views.
Beside cozy studio and spacious suite apartments, there are attic apartments with a terrace overlooking Piazza della Signoria. All air-conditioned apartments enjoy a daily housekeeping service and boast en suite bathroom, parquet flooring, flat-screen television, safe, minibar, hot drinks provisions and a kitchenette.
Amenities include free Wi-Fi throughout, private parking nearby and an elevator. Reception staff can assist booking tickets for top Florentine attractions.
From fine dining to pizza or gelaterias to stylish bars, there are many places to eat and drink surrounding the accommodation.
Non-smoking Relais Piazza Signoria is a short walk from the Ponte Vecchio, while Duomo is five minutes on foot.
Reviewers couldn’t argue with the superb location in the historic heart of Florence. Although not all apartments featured views of the medieval square, there was praise for the excellent views offered from the outdoor roof terraces in the attic apartments. Guests loved being close to shopping and dining options, the world-famous Uffizi Gallery and the Ponte Vecchio.
Clean premises with friendly service.
These serviced apartments didn’t offer round-the-clock reception services, which some guests saw as a drawback. However, the customer service was reportedly friendly and helpful. Most visitors appreciated the easy-going apartment vibe; some were even fooled into thinking they lived in Florence. Most guests thought the cleaning and housekeeping were good.
Praise for comfortable apartments.
Positive opinions were expressed by couples, families and solo travelers about the standard of the accommodation in this converted historic building. Apartments were described as spacious, fresh and bright. Reviewers liked the neutral tones and tasteful furnishings plus the high ceilings and basic kitchenette for preparation of meals.
Light sleepers bothered by noise.
In the heart of Florence, a degree of noise has to be expected. Nevertheless, there were a few light sleepers occasionally bothered by street noise or the sound of cleaning vehicles early in the mornings. However, many guests commented that the soundproofing in the apartments was effective.
Some criticism of facilities and amenities.
Harsher critics said the kitchenettes lacked facilities such as microwave or oven. Some negative opinions were expressed about the small elevator and occasional difficulties connecting to the free Wi-Fi service.
Housekeeping service criticized.
Most guests reported the apartments to be well-cleaned throughout their stay, but others thought the daily housekeeping service wasn’t extensive enough. Sometimes reviewers noted that bathroom consumables weren’t replenished, while others were disappointed that dishes weren’t cleaned for them.