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A Casa di Olivo

Via di Montalbano, 12, 50135 Florence, Italy
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Ranked #44 of 498 Florence B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2013
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Brussels, Belgium
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130 reviews 130 reviews
44 hotel reviews
136 helpful votes 136 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2013

This unpretentious B&B is located in the area of Florence south. You definitely need a car to reach it. To visit the city, you can drive your car to the nearest parking, which is conveniently located within a five minutes’ drive, or you can take a bus. We chose to drive our car to the parking and from there we... More

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Petersfield, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2013

Perfectly located on the edge of Florence, the Casa di Olivo is tucked into a Tuscan hillside and offers wonderful evening views overlooking the city. The bedroom was comfortable and spacious and breakfast fare was enough to set you up for the day. Laura and Mauro are the perfect hosts, friendly and discreet. There is plenty of space to relax... More

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acasadiolivo, Proprietario at A Casa di Olivo, responded to this review

Thank you so much for writing a review. We are so glad to know you enjoyed your stay at our place. It's our goal. Hope to see you again at A casa di Olivo. Kind regards More

Chicago, Illinois
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2013

We're so glad we decided to stay at A Casa di Olivo! We didn't have a car, so it took a little while to get back from the city, but it's an easy trip (just one bus ride and a little bit of walking, no transfers necessary) nonetheless. And I wouldn't have traded it. It was wonderful having such a... More

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Oakland, California
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24 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2013

Although only 10 minutes drive from Florence's Duomo, A Casa di Olivo is a perfect oasis of quiet and tranquility. Laura and Mauro gave us free rein of their property; the view from the top of the olive orchard is spectacular, and one you couldn't find anywhere else. Our party of 7 took up all 3 rooms, so we felt... More

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Conyers, Georgia, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2012

We loved staying at the Casa di Olivo. The owers have an olive grove and press their own olive oil. We saw their tools in the cellar of the house. They were so nice and have a wonderful bed and breakfast. They had breakfast for us early because we needed to check out early, gave us directions, and even gave... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2012 via mobile

Laura & Mauro were lovely- and they're dog Rocco was too! The house was great and the room, spacious and clean. Although the property was close to the train with some noise, it was quiet throughout the night. Laura ensured we were comfy & was a delight to deal with

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2012

Tripadvisor reviews never lie... We had an excellent stay at A casa di Olivo. The room was quiet and had a tv, clean bathroom and airco. The only thing we missed is a bit of cheese at the breakfast, otherwise all was fine and sufficient. Laura and Mauro are both helpful people and they have a lovely dog named Rocco.... More

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Paris, France
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2012

Our family (parents and 3 children) had a wonderful stay at the Casa di Olivio for 3 nights in August. It is a great value for the money. The rooms and bathrooms in this beautiful stone house are modern, clean and big. Since the house is just outside the city, the surroundings are calm are quiet - it feels like... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2012

We recently traveled through Italy by car and spent one night at this lovely bed and breakfast in the hills above Florence. It is only some minutes’ drive to town and all the sights Florence has to offer. It is up a private narrow road and next door to a castle complete with its own olive grove high on a... More

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Wollongong, Australia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2012

we stayed at this b&b for 6 nights and had a wonderful time. Laura and Mauro were great hosts. we will definitely be back. the accommodation was set in the country side with amazing views. breakfast was plentiful and great.

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Address: Via di Montalbano, 12, 50135 Florence, Italy
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Location: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence
Amenities:
Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Kitchenette Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Hotel Style:
Ranked #44 of 498 B&Bs / Inns in Florence
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Official Description (provided by the hotel):
We are Mauro and Laura, owners and managers of this small and snug b&b, located on the hills of Firenze Sud. Dipped into the nature, to whom e play to improvise us as farmers, we always keep an eye on Florence, that we can overtop by ours windows and ours olives groves. ... more   less 
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