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B&B Al Ventaglio

Viale Alessandro Volta 199, 50131 Florence, Italy
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Ranked #9 of 511 Florence B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 4 days ago
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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New York
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My cousin and I stayed here for 5 nights last month (July 2014) as part of our 2 wk trip in Italy. Our hosts, Stefania and Luciano were such a delight. They were very helpful and accommodating. Upon our arrival they gave us maps of Florence and called to make a reservation for us to skip the line to see... More

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Ipswich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We had a wonderful time in Florence and thoroughly enjoyed staying at Al Ventaglio. Our hosts, Stefania & Luciano, were extremely welcoming and attentive to every detail. They gave us lots of local information and all in all we couldn't have wished for better hosts. They even took us out to visit some of the beautiful Medici villas. By the... More

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Rugby, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Book this place now, it is simply wonderful and you won't get better hospitality and care ANYWHERE! The B & B Beautiful, large room with ensuite. So perfectly decorated, even nicer than the photos. It was immaculate and cleaned and beds made every single day. Regular fresh towels and little gifts like perfume and shampoo every day. I cannot overstate... More

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in this B&B for two nights in the month of July 2014. Pros: 1. Very helpful and informative hosts. They made sure every need & detail was taken care of. They were also kind enough to let us take ticket printouts and also booked a cab for us. 2. Beautiful clean house with lovely decor 3. There is... More

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Madrid
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were thoroughly charmed by this very clean, comfortable and lavishly appointed B & B. The hosts, Stefania and Luciano, made us feel like long-awaited guests rather than hotel patrons. They were so enthusiastic and warm and made every effort to help us make the most of our stay in Florence. The neighborhood is quiet and safe, outside the frenzy... More

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Cologne, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014 via mobile

We stayed at the B&B four nights from 26th to 30th of May. Although we arrived really late, after 1am, Stefania and Luciano made us feel welcome from the first minute. They took the time to explain us everything. The place is absolutely gorgeous and we loved it from the first minute. The decoration is beautiful and you can tell... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

We stayed 4 days and it was a fantastic experience to meet the warm, friendly and kind hosts Stefania and Luciano. They are really putting a great effort into being as helpful as they can to all their guests. Location was fine for us, We walked almost everywhere and there were meal options close by. Bus transport was easy to... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

It was the first city in our tour of Italy so we had high expectations. Happy to say it did not disappoint. The area was located near a bus station so it was easy to go around the town. It was not exactly in the central area but in a neighborhood where even strangers are made to feel welcome. Rooms... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Thank you for everything. We had a wonderful time when we stayed with you for our honeymoon. Stefania and Luciano really took the time to help us orientate ourselves even though we were delayed and didn't arrive until 1am their time. It was very well equipped with nice things in the fridge and a lovely breakfast. They made it extremely... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Bueno sera Luciano and Stefania We stayed with Stefania and Luciano for the second part of our trip around Italy, for 3 nights on the 5th to the 6th June 2014. We had read other reviews about the friendliness of our hosts and we were not disappointed, so friendly and kind and because they aren't fluent in English you pick... More

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Address: Viale Alessandro Volta 199, 50131 Florence, Italy
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Location: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence
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We are not just a hotel in Florence; the B&B Al Ventaglio is in a strategic position: it is near the town historic and monumental centre, and on the other hand it is also nearby Fiesole (5 miles), charming city of Etruscan origins with fine monuments. It is, moreover, very close to the "Artemio Franchi" Stadium and to the Fortezza da Basso. The B&B has been created in a family house: it is a new flat even if restored in respect of the early 20th century style of the palace; the are 2 wide bedrooms well-furnitured in a fine way. Each bedroom is equipped with bathroom and all the comfort services (TV-set, heating, air-conditioned and wi-fi). Included services offered by the B&B:• BREAKFAST• Flat screen TV• Tourist Information• Hairdryer• Internet Wifi• Air-conditioning and heating• Individual set of towels• Bathroom with shower in each room• Key room for your freedom and privacy. Other opportunities • Free public parking unguarded 10-minute bus ride away from the B & B.• Special discounts Restaurant • Local car park not included (cheap). ... more   less 
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