Glance Hotel

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4.6 of 5 stars4.6/5 (30 Reviews)

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3.5 Star Hotel

Via Nazionale 23, Florence, 50123, Italy

Located in the heart of Florence near the central market, Glance Hotel is housed in a building designed by renowned architect Italo Gamberini in the early 1950s.

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Hotel Details


Hotel Description

The name Glance refers to the attention to detail that makes the building so special. On each floor, space is given over to an iconic reworking of one of Florence’s most famous Renaissance sculptures. Details from Michelangelo’s David, Giambologna’s Abduction of a Sabine Woman, Ammannati’s Neptune, and Baccio Bandinelli’s Hercules and Cacus are therefore reproduced on entire walls, as the main themes of a narrative which is contemporary while also paying tribute to Florence’s artistic and historical heritage. The hotel offers multi-functional areas including a rooftop pool with breathtaking views of the Florence skyline, stylish rooms and a lounge bar with relaxation area, garden and free WiFi.

Key Features

  • Distance from Airport: 25 Minutes
  • Distance from Train Station: 5 Minutes
  • Number of Rooms: 68
  • Number of Floors: 5
  • Elevator(s)
  • Last Renovation: 2016
  • Check-In Time: 2:00 p.m.
  • Check-Out Time: 12:00 p.m.
  • No Wheelchair-Accessible Rooms Available
  • Nonsmoking Property


  • Air-Conditioning in Public Areas
  • Activities/Tour Desk
  • Bar(s)
  • Business Center
  • Concierge Desk
  • Conference Room(s)
  • Internet Access (wireless)
  • Internet Center
  • Medical Facility (nearby)
  • Room Service
  • Safe Deposit Box
  • Swimming Pool(s) - Outdoor
  • Restaurants (nearby)
  • Shopping (nearby)


This property offers no on-site dining venues, but does feature a breakfast room offering typical Tuscan flavors. Restaurant options are nearby. 

    Rooms are meticulously furnished and designed to be comfortable and easy to access. Unique furnishing and design choices based on simple shapes give the rooms a relaxing ambiance. Features include wood flooring and noise-cancelling windows. Due to local regulations and restrictions, air conditioning and heating operate seasonally.

    Available in All Rooms:
    • Air-Conditioning
    • Coffee/Tea Maker
    • Hair Dryer
    • In-Room Safe
    • Internet Access (wireless)
    • Mini-Bar
    • Satellite/Cable TV
    • Housekeeping - Daily
    Available in Some Rooms:
    • Crib

    Comfort Room

    Rooms offer standard features and amenities. Bathrooms come equipped with a shower.

    • Bedding: Queen or Two Twins

    Superior Room

    Rooms offer standard features and amenities and an espresso maker, bathrobe and slippers in room. Bathrooms come equipped with either a shower or bathtub.

    • Bedding: Queen or Two Twins


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