Hotel Basilea is a friendly 3-star property offering budget accommodation in the heart of Florence. It boasts an onsite bar and a good location within walking distance of the Duomo. San Lorenzo is a prestigious market district surrounding the historic Basilica di San Lorenzo, burial place of the Medici family. Nearby places of interest include the magnificent Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore (Duomo), with its landmark dome engineered by renowned architect Filippo Brunelleschi. Firenze Santa Maria Novella train and bus station is located in the vicinity, providing fast and easy access to other popular Florence destinations. The hotel occupies a traditional mid-rise property featuring a decorative facade with shuttered windows and prominent stonework on the ground floor. Chargeable Wi-Fi is available throughout the premises. Standard rooms are simply decorated with rich colours, patterned fabrics and classic furniture design. Amenities include air-conditioning, satellite TV, a mini-bar, safe and an en-suite bathroom. Guests can enjoy a relaxing drink at the hotel bar throughout the day. A buffet breakfast is provided every morning and there are plenty of dining opportunities in the vicinity. The hotel has a 24-hour reception. Chargeable parking is possible nearby.