Important: This destination may have COVID-19 travel restrictions in place, including specific restrictions for lodging. Check any national, local, and health advisories for this destination before you book.

Close
Skip to main content.
All properties in Florence, Tuscany, Italy
1 room, 2 adults

Hotel Giappone

1-star1 star
Via dei Banchi 1, Florence, FI, 50123, Italy

Beaux Arts hotel, steps from Medici Chapels
  • Free WiFi
  • Collect stampsYou can collect Hotels.com™ Rewards stamps here
  • It’s worth the rate and the hotel staff, Cristina was very nice and helpful. I stayed in…Jul 22, 2019
  • I've had amazing time in Florence ! I will go back, surely. The location of the hotel…Oct 15, 2018

Hotel Giappone

from £36
  • Single Room, Ensuite
  • Triple Room, Shared Bathroom
  • Double Room, Ensuite
  • Room, 2 Single Beds, Shared Bathroom
  • Single Room, Shared Bathroom (Private Shower)
  • Single Room, Shared Bathroom
  • Double Room, Shared Bathroom (Private Shower)

What’s around Hotel Giappone

Landmarks

  • In Duomo
  • Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore - 4-minute walk
  • Piazza del Duomo - 6-minute walk
  • Piazza della Signoria - 8-minute walk
  • Ponte Vecchio - 9-minute walk
  • Palazzo Vecchio - 9-minute walk
  • Uffizi Gallery - 10-minute walk
  • Pitti Palace - 13-minute walk

Getting around

  • Florence (FLR-Peretola) 27-min drive
  • Florence Santa Maria Novella Station 6-min walk
  • Stazione Porta al Prado, Florence, Italy 18-min walk
  • Florence Statuto Station 23-min walk
  • Florence-Cascine Station 27-min walk

At a glance

Key facts

Hotel size

  • This hotel has 9 rooms
  • This hotel is arranged over 3 floors

Arriving/leaving

  • Check-in time noon-11:00 PM
  • Check-out time is 10:30 AM
The front desk is open daily from 8:00 AM - 11:00 PM. If you are planning to arrive after 10 PM, please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card, debit card or cash deposit required for incidental charges

  • Government-issued photo ID may be required

  • Minimum check-in age is 18

Travelling with others

Children

  • No cots (infant beds)

Pets

  • No pets or service animals allowed

Internet

  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms

Transport

Parking

  • No parking

  • Discounted off-site parking

Payment types at the property

  • Cash

Other information

  • Smoke-free property
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

In the hotel

Services
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Concierge services
  • Multilingual staff
Facilities
  • Number of buildings/towers - 1
  • Year Built – 1300
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Italian

In the room

Home comforts
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
Be entertained
  • 19-inch TV
  • Cable/satellite TV channels
Stay connected
  • Desk
  • Free WiFi
  • Phone
More
  • Daily housekeeping

Hotel Giappone’s small print

Also known as

  • Hotel Giappone Florence
  • Hotel Giappone Hotel
  • Hotel Giappone Florence
  • Hotel Giappone Hotel Florence
  • Hotel Giappone
  • Giappone Florence
  • Hotel Giappone Hotel
  • Giappone Hotel Florence
  • Hotel Giappone Florence
  • Hotel Giappone Hotel Florence

Policies

All guests, including children, must be present at check-in and show their government-issued photo ID card or passport.

Cash transactions at this property cannot exceed EUR 1999.99 owing to national regulations. For further details, please contact the property using information on the booking confirmation.

Only registered guests are allowed in the guestrooms.

This property does not have lifts.

This property advises that enhanced cleaning and guest safety measures are currently in place.

Disinfectant is used to clean the property; commonly-touched surfaces are cleaned with disinfectant between stays; bed sheets and towels are laundered at a temperature of at least 60°C/140°F.

Social distancing measures are in place; staff at the property wear personal protective equipment; periodic temperature checks are conducted on staff; temperature checks are available to guests; guests are provided with hand sanitiser.

The property affirms that it follows sanitisation practices of Safe Hospitality National Protocol (Italy) guidelines.

Mandatory fees

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at check-in or check-out:

  • A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 3.00 per person, per night, up to 8 nights. This tax does not apply to children under 12 years of age.

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

FAQs for Hotel Giappone

  • Does Hotel Giappone offer free cancellation for a full refund?
    Yes, Hotel Giappone does have fully refundable rooms available to book on our site, which can be cancelled up to a few days before check-in. Just make sure to check this property's cancellation policy for the exact terms and conditions.
  • Is parking offered at Hotel Giappone?
    No, unfortunately, but there's discounted parking nearby.
  • Are pets allowed at Hotel Giappone?
    Sorry, neither pets and nor service animals are allowed.
  • What are the check-in and check-out times at Hotel Giappone?
    You can check in from noon to 11:00 PM. Check-out time is 10:30 AM.
  • Are there restaurants at or near Hotel Giappone?
    Yes. Nearby restaurants include Alla Griglia (1-min walk), Buca Lapi (2-min walk) and Croce al Trebbio (2-min walk).

Recent reviews

Good 7.8 From 57 reviews

Exceptional 10.0
Amazing location for great price!
Perfect location right next to the Duomo, very close to train station, short walk to see the Uffizi and Accademia galleries. Amazing breakfast 2 minutes away at Cafe 50 Rosso. Note that you will need to climb 2 flights of stairs with no elevator to get to your room, and rooms had private shower but shared toilet in a bathroom down the hall. These weren't issues for me, and all facilities were very clean and worked perfectly (wifi included)! I would choose Hotel Giappone again if I go back to Florence.
Eleanor, ie2 night trip with friends
Good 6.0
Great location but minimum service. No breakfast available
ines, us1 night trip
Good 6.0
Good location!
Very small rooms! You share the restroom and shower. Receptionist is not in the counter all the time.
Eric Nahum, us1 night trip
Very good 8.0
It was a place to put my bag while I went sight seeing. The bed was uncomfortable. Service was nice I got confused with the language barrier. I'd stay there again as it's in a good location.
Jamie, nz2 night trip
Very good 8.0
My stay at Hotel Giappone was just what I needed - the location in Florence can’t be beat. Yes, there is no elevator, and it’s not the flashiest of accommodations, but if you’re looking for a clean, budget-friendly place to stay, I recommend. The service was excellent - they waited for my late arrival and came after-hours to help me when I couldn’t open the outside door. Only issue was the WiFi could be a bit spotty.
us3 night trip
Very good 8.0
Very helpful staff
Owner is very helpful and always available by phone or the buzzer. Room was cleaned daily and everything worked, especially wifi. Extra blankets were useful during the chilly nights. Room looks a little dated but everything was safe and sufficient for us to go out and see the sights!
G Samuel, usRomance trip

Hotel Giappone

Is the description of this property not correct? Tell us