Room Mate Luca - Florence

ex. Carolus Hotel Florence

Via Xxvii Aprile 3, Florence, Italy, 50129  show map
 4 stars
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Room Mate Luca - Florence

Wi-Fi
Parking

No parking

Luggage storage
24-hour

Late check-in

24-hour check-in

24-hour reception

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

Shuttle

City shuttle service

Laundry
TV

Flat-screen TV

Verified Reviews:

  • Good restaurants in the area - Satellite tv - Ok but overpriced - Would stay there again
  • Close to all the major sites - Room had a beautiful view - No bar - Good hotel for tourists
  • Room was pretty big - Bathroom was fine - Was free wifi and a mini bar - Bed was hard
  • Easy walk to centre, train station - Good service - Secure parking 100m away - Good value
  • Great hotel - Clean rooms - Accommodating staff - Disappointing breakfast

Overview

Room Mate Luca is situated in the center of Florence near Laurentian Library, Church of San Lorenzo and Ponte Vecchio. The traditional hotel, built in 1800, is renowned for its neoclassical architecture.

The city center is 10 minutes' walk of the property. A church, a gallery and a cathedral lie a short distance away.

Shoppers will find a market and shops within a few minutes of the hotel.

Room Mate Luca is within a 10-minute drive to Peretola airport.

Rooms

There are 53 rooms including deluxe triple room, luxury double room and deluxe double room in Room Mate Luca, offering a beautiful view of the hills along with satellite television, a separate toilet, a private safe, Wi-Fi and a heating system. Decorated in elegant design with wooden floor, the rooms feature en suite bathrooms equipped with a bathtub, complimentary toiletries and a shower.

Eat & Drink

A delicious buffet breakfast is served daily. Serving a wide assortment of dishes, Tang and Dioniso are about 50 meters from the property.

Services

Business facilities at Room Mate Luca include computer equipment, a copier and a business centre.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

No parking available.

Year renovated:   2006.  Number of floors:   4.  Number of rooms:   53.

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Facilities

General

  • Non-smoking property
  • Wi-Fi
  • No parking
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour check-in
  • 24-hour reception
  • Late check-in
  • No pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Children are welcome
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Lobby
  • Multilingual staff
  • Smoke detectors

Services

  • City shuttle service
  • Room service
  • Laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wake up service
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • Restaurant with air conditioning
  • Bar/ Lounge area

Meeting facilities

  • Business center
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Computer rental
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cribs/ Baby cots
  • Paid babysitting/ Child services

Leisure facilities

  • Reading room

Room facilities

  • Individual air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • Paid in-room safe
  • Mini-bar
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Living room
  • Dressing area
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds

Bathroom

  • Private bathroom
  • Steam shower
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Bidet
  • Room toiletries

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Parquet floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 2 pm FREE
Check-out until 12 pm FREE

Children and extra beds

One child
0 - 2 years
Crib FREE
One child
3 - 12 years
Extra bed EUR 40
There are no extra beds provided in a room. 
Maximum capacity of cribs and extra beds depends on the room you book. Please check room details before you make a reservation.

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

Via Xxvii Aprile 3, Florence, Italy, 50129

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City Center
  • Florence
    2300 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Santa Maria Novella Train Station
    2300 ft
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Restaurants
  • Tang (cuisine: Chinese)
    100 ft
  • La Cucina del Garga (cuisine: Italian)
    400 ft
Parks
  • Botanical Gardens
    1500 ft
  • Giardino dei Semplici
    1600 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    53

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Rooms and availability

Room Mate Luca photos Room
Single
  • Room size:

    110 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds, 1 Double bed, 1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Heating
    • Balcony
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Safe deposit box
  • Work desk
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Parquet floor
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bath or shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
Room Description:

Non Refundable DOUBLE SINGLE USE CAPACITY 1

Standard Triple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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Room Description:

TRIPLE STANDARD. BED & BREAKFAST

Superior Single Room
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
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Room Description:

Superior|Superior Single Room

Room Mate Luca photos Room
Deluxe Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Free Wi-Fi
    • Shower
    • Bathtub
    • Balcony
    • + More
  • General:Wi-Fi
  • Safe deposit box
  • Heating
  • Work desk
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe/closet
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Parquet floor
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • Stereo
  • DVD player
Room Description:

Double Deluxe. BED & BREAKFAST

Room Mate Luca photos Room
Deluxe Triple Room
  • Room size:

    240 sq. feet

  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Parquet floor
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
Luxury Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Deluxe|Luxury Room

Room Mate Luca Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Basilica of San Lorenzo1000 ft
  • San Lorenzo Basilica1400 ft
  • Duomo - S.Maria del Fiore -2000 ft

Popular areas

  • Via Faenza1400 ft
  • City Center2000 ft

Places of interest

  • Via Cavour Firenze700 ft
  • Baptisterio2000 ft

Convention centers

  • Palazzo dei Congressi1400 ft

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Convent of San Marco700 ft
  • Rucellai Palace1000 ft
  • Medici Riccardi Palace1400 ft
  • Hospital of Innocents1400 ft
  • Hospital of Innocents1400 ft
  • Piazza del Duomo2000 ft

Historical sites

  • Palazzo Vecchio1700 ft

Museums

  • Galería de la Academia700 ft
  • Accademia Gallery700 ft
  • San Marco Museum700 ft
  • San Marco Museum700 ft
  • Galleria dell'Accademia1000 ft

Local attractions

  • Museo Stibbert5000 ft
    Via Stibbert, 26, Florence
  • Boboli Gardens5300 ft
    Piazza Pitti, Florence
  • La Dolce Vita5100 ft
    Via Giovanni Boccaccio 29\a, Certaldo
  • Brancacci Chapel in Santa Maria del Carmine5100 ft
    Piazza del Carmine 14, Florence
  • Church of Santo Spirito5100 ft
    Piazza Santo Spirito, Florence

Near the hotel

  • Convent of Santa Apollonia 200 ft
    Via XXVII Aprile 1, Florence
  • Via Cavour Firenze700 ft
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  • Accademia di Belle Arti1000 ft
    Via Ricasoli 66, Florence
  • University of Florence Natural History Museum1000 ft
    Via Giorgio La Pira, 4, Florence
  • Museo di San Marco700 ft
    Piazza San Marco 1, Florence
  • Galleria dell'Accademia1200 ft
    Via Ricasoli 58 - 60, Florence
  • Chiostro dello Scalzo1000 ft
    Via Cavour 69, Florence

Restaurants nearby

  • Tang100 ft

    Address: Via XXVII Aprile, 5
    Phone: 055483435

    51% likes this, based on 30 reviews
    Cuisine: Chinese

  • I'abbondanza (Li Qing Yu)200 ft

    Address: via 27 Aprile

    Cuisine: Chinese

  • Dioniso400 ft

    Address: Via San Gallo, 16/r
    Phone: +39 055 217882

    64% likes this, based on 361 reviews
    Cuisine: Mediterranean, Greek
    Price Range: USD 1 - USD 30

  • La Cucina del Garga400 ft

    Address: Via San Zanobi, 33r
    Phone: +39 055 475286

    71% likes this, based on 541 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian
    Price Range: USD 42 - USD 69

  • Trattoria ZaZa1000 ft

    Address: Piazza Mercato Centrale 26R
    Phone: +39 (0)55 215411

    62% likes this, based on 1723 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian
    Price Range: USD 2 - USD 56

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    53

Hotel Awards

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Room Mate Luca Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Room Mate Luca

Average guest rating

7.8out of 10
Fabulous
Based on 65 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Older travelers
    3.2

    Everything--- noisy , over booked and the staff had no personality.

  • Older travelers
    8.2

    Personnell was helpful and friednly. Breakfast was good. Location was suitable for us. No complaints about the room and bathroom either.

    Street noise early in the morning was the only minor minus.

  • Older travelers
    8.2

    We were both more than satisfied with the Hotel Carolus, the staff were most attentive, the bedroom capacious and well appointed. It is within walking distance of many attractions, though for the more elderly, over seventies, a taxi is necessary to get to say the Pomte Vecchio or Uffizi (if you do not know how to use the buses... The room was well soundproofed adainst the traffic.

    Just one complaint. We did not sleep too well as the mattrass was as hard as planks. No thanks.. The hardest that we have both ever had the misfortune to encounter !!!

  • Couple
    7.8

    cleanliness and shower. Bes tshower ever.

    The bed was extremely unconrtable, I have suffered back ache in the morning.

  • Couple
    10.0

    Beautiful hotel in a convenient location, very polite and helpful staff & an amazing breakfast to start your day! :)

  • Single
    8.2

    Fantastic staff. Very helpful and kind. Very good sized room for a single.

    Bathroom a little cramped and grotty.

  • Single
    9.6

    The staff was very friendly and helpful, the accomodations were excellent value, and I enjoyed my stay at Carolus.

    I have no complaints regarding my stay.

  • Family with children
    10.0

    We arrived on an overnight train at the Florence SMN train station at 6 am and the hotel 1/2 hour later. As early as it was, the hotel did not have any available rooms. We returned to the hotel around 11 am after touring the city and learned that we could use the internet in the rooms on the main floor without charge! A short while later, the concierge, Andres, who we befriended while we waited, helped get us in to the room early. We were so grateful because we were tired and travel weary. And the fact that we did not need to wait until 2 pm, was a great relief. The included breakfast was plentiful early but don't arrive too late as your choices become more simplified!

  • Couple
    3.8

    Absolutely terrible from any point of point of view. Simply cannot believed it is said to be a 4*, it is a 2* at best. We bought one night in this hotel only because we wanted to extend our stay in Florence and the hotel we had been staying at had no more rooms [another 4* in the same area, much much better and cheaper]. Outrageous that you'd pay 180 euro for such a hotel. Stay away!

  • Single
    7.0

    Friendly and helping staff.

    Rather noisy, even though I've changed the room. Limited services and breakfast offer for my experience of 4 stars hotels.

  • Couple
    10.0

    All the staff was great..so kind!!it's in the real city centre!

    It was expected to be a bit more because of the 4stars!

How to reach hotel

hotel Room Mate Luca - Florence Florence location
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Hotel Address:

Via Xxvii Aprile 3, Florence, Italy, 50129

Get directions
City Center
  • Florence
    2300 ft
Airports
Train Stations
  • Santa Maria Novella Train Station
    2300 ft
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Restaurants
  • Tang (cuisine: Chinese)
    100 ft
  • La Cucina del Garga (cuisine: Italian)
    400 ft
Parks
  • Botanical Gardens
    1500 ft
  • Giardino dei Semplici
    1600 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Year renovated:
    2006
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    53

Hotel Awards

ItalianHOTEL AWARDSHighly RecommendedFlorenceRoom Mate Luca

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Design Hotels in Italy

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