Hotel Universo ***
Piazza Santa Maria Novella 20 - 50123 Florence
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Overlooking the Basilica of Santa Maria Novellas, Hotel Universo is set in a quiet square in central Florence. It offers colorful design rooms with air conditioning and a buffet breakfast.
The Universo is just 1000 ft from Santa Maria Novella Train Station and a 5 minute walk from Florence Cathedral. The surrounding area is packed with interesting monuments, stores and restaurants.
Rooms come with a TV and private bathroom with hairdryer and toiletries. Some have a view of the square. The front desk is open 24-hours a day and staff provide useful local knowledge.