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Black 5 Florence

via Giuseppe Verdi, 5, 50122 Florence, Italy
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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21 reviews 21 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in Florence for 3 nights on our honeymoon and after much research we chose Black 5 Florence for location and price. We were very pleasantly surprised. It is on the top floor of a building and there is an elevator from the 1st floor up. From the warm welcome we got along with a map and personalized spots... More 

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derbyshire
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015 via mobile

The welcome was superb , and when we were shown the room we couldnt have been happier . The room was large and absolutly spotless . We unpacked and set off . The location was great . You could walk to see everything . Unfortunatly we had a very disapointing night . The noise was terrible . We expected some... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

The rooms are spotless, the staff are unfaultable and the San Croce Cathedral is only a minute's walk away. ** for those who can't do stairs the lift/elevator does not go to street level and to reach the lowest lift level you cannot avoid over thirty stairs from the street.

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Imola, Italy
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37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

We were moved to this B&B from our original reservation...and it was great! the receptionist was very welcoming and helpful! our room was so so nice (only problem it was very cold and it did not warm up much during our stay, but the blanket was great!). What is amazing about this place is its location...one minute walk from Santa... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

Great experience at Black 5 B&B. My friend and I stayed here, as our other accommodation in Florence had given away our room. And for a last minute booking it was a great stay. Rooms were very clean - bathroom was lovely, service was amazing (very friendly staff) and breakfast in the morning was fantastic. Ideal location too!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

We had booked the economy double room but because we were on our honeymoon they upgraded us to a superior suite!! What a beautiful and spacious room! The linen was crisp and clean and the bathroom was elegant and the toilet white and clean with no stains. The room had a lovely little breakfast available which they restocked every night.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

Staff was very sweet, we arrived a bit early and they allowed us to check our bags until our room was ready. Very good location, both places across the street are fantastic. We spent a good amount of time at Piazza di Santa Croce which was lovely, particularly in the evening. All of the shops/ cafes in the area are... More 

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Hamilton, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

Spent one night at Black 5 Florence. We rented two rooms, one was an upgrade which was substantaily larger than the other for very little difference in price.The smaller of the two rooms has black mold in the shower and the larger room had no towels. The staff was friendly and it was a great location but very expensive for... More 

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Noosaville, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

so close to all the sights walk walk walk all over Florence - Bus stops across road and the Hop on Hop Off bus around the corner - St Croce down the road - great breakfast lovely staff and room what a great surprise, spacious spotless and decorated with a balcony onto the street - be superb if the lift... More 

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Petah Tiqwa, Israel
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124 helpful votes 124 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

The best thing about this B&B is its location- right at the piazza di santa croce and a very short walk from uffizi, palazzo vecchio, ponte vecchio and all the main attractions! Also, the rooms are absolutely gorgeous! And have good wifi. The down sides to this B&B are several. First of all, the breakfast is just several basic ingredients... More 

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