Hotel Boboli is situated only 300 m from the historical Florence. From the "Ponte Vecchio", there is also a nice view of the "Boboli Gardens". It is located a few steps away from Santo Spirito Square, Carmine Square (Brancacci Chapel), Specola Museum and the Convitto della Calza, surrounded by ancient city walls flanking the gate of Porta Romana. This a pleasant hotel which has an ideal location. 0408 DO. The exterior is of traditional Tuscan style. The lobby is medium in size and also has a bar. There are flowers and plants which decorate the reception area. The rooms are simple but very pleasant with matching bed linen and traditional furniture. All rooms have satellite TV. THERE ARE NO ENSUITE BATHROOMS - THEY ARE COMMUNAL AND USED BY ALL GUESTS. There is a narrow breakfast room, which is quite bright in appearance. 1 kms to city centre, 8 kms to the nearest airport (peretola).
As of July 2011 Florence is introducing a new city tax to be paid by the guest to the hotel directly prior to their departure. This will be charged up to a maximum of 10 days, per person per day (excluding children under 10 years old). The tax rate ranges from € 1.00 per day for a 1 star hotel to € 5.00 per day for 5 star hotels.