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Room type

Deluxe Double Room

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children, 2 infants)

Junior Suite

Max Occupancy: 3 guests (up to 2 children, 2 infants)

Classic Single Room

Max Occupancy: 1 guest

Classic Double Room

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 2 children, 2 infants)

Superior Double Room, 1 King Bed

Max Occupancy: 2 guests (up to 1 child)

Romantic charm across from Strozzi Palace

With a stay at Helvetia & Bristol, you'll be centrally located in Florence, steps from Strozzi Palace and Palazzo Davanzati Museum.

This 5-star hotel is close to Ponte Vecchio and Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore.

Make yourself at home in one of the 67 air-conditioned rooms featuring minibars. Cable television is provided for your entertainment. Private bathrooms have complimentary toiletries and bidets. Conveniences include safes and desks, and housekeeping is provided daily.

Make use of convenient amenities such as wireless Internet access (surcharge), concierge services, and babysitting/childcare. This hotel also features an arcade/game room, wedding services, and a fireplace in the lobby.

Enjoy a meal at a restaurant, or stay in and take advantage of the hotel's 24-hour room service. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at a bar/lounge.

Featured amenities include a business center, limo/town car service, and express check-out. Event facilities at this hotel consist of conference space and meeting rooms. A roundtrip airport shuttle is available for a surcharge.

Helvetia & Bristol

At your hotel

Originally built for 19th-century aristocrats, this 5-story hotel is set 200 meters from the Duomo, across from Palazzo Strozzi. It is also one block from Via Tornabuoni, one of Florence's most famous shopping streets. Guests have included artists and authors such as Giorgio De Chirico, Igor Stravinsky, and Luigi Pirandello.

The hotel offers a winter garden and a restaurant with a stained-glass roof. A small library features books available in English, Italian, French, and German. There is also a discreetly hidden video-library. The hotel offers concierge service, 24-hour room service, and secretarial services. Small (6-7 people) and medium-size meeting rooms (35 square meters) are also available.

  • Complimentary newspapers in lobby
  • Use of nearby fitness center (complimentary)
  • Bar/lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Room service (24 hours)
  • Limo or Town Car service available
  • Meeting rooms
  • Conference space
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Multilingual staff
  • Total number of rooms - 67
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Express check-out
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Number of floors - 5
  • Babysitting or childcare
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Fireplace in lobby
  • Coffee/tea in lobby
  • Library
  • Elevator/lift
  • Wedding services
  • Airport transportation
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Wireless Internet access - surcharge
  • Laundry facilities
  • Arcade/game room
  • Concierge services
  • Business center
  • Airport transportation (surcharge)
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Stay connected

Available in some public areas: Wireless Internet access - surcharge

In your room

  • Premium bedding
  • Air conditioning
  • Climate control
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Minibar
  • Turndown service
  • Private bathroom
  • Bathrobes
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Hair dryer
  • In-room massage available
  • Slippers
  • Bidet
  • Cable TV service
  • In-room safe
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Desk
  • Rollaway/extra beds available
  • Cribs/infant beds available
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Eat and drink

The Winter Garden - Restaurant with original stained-glass, conservatory-style roof. Rare “cotto” floor tiles from Southern Italy; mirrors on the walls. Adjoins Belle Epoque bar. Artists such as De Chirico and Boccioni used to meet here to discuss the Avant Garde. Fine Italian cuisine includes some Tuscan specialties. À la carte dining offered. Breakfast, lunch, and dinner served. Afternoon tea is also offered (pastries).

Play

The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.

  • Golfing nearby
  • Bicycle rentals nearby

Accessibility

To make requests for specific accessibility needs, complete the “Special or Accessibility Requests" section of “Trip Preferences" when you book your hotel.

  • Accessible path of travel

The fine print for Helvetia & Bristol

When you arrive

Check-in time starts at 2 PM

When you leave

Check-out time is noon

How you can pay

Accepted at this hotel: American Express, Diners Club, JCB International, MasterCard, Visa

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy.

Government-issued photo identification and a credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges.

Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges. Special requests cannot be guaranteed.

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Fees

Unless otherwise indicated, the charges below are not included in the overall room price. If not included in the overall room price, they will be charged by the property at check-in or check-out. Charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book. This property told us they will charge you for the following:
  • A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 5 per person, per night, up to 7 nights. This tax does not apply to children under 12 years of age.
We have included all charges provided to us by the property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the room you book.
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We should mention

Cash transactions at this property cannot exceed EUR 999.99, due to national regulations. For further details, please contact the property using information in the booking confirmation.

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