We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Antica Posta B&B

Viale Belfiore 50, 50144 Florence, Italy
Hotel amenities
Book on
TripAdvisor
Trusted partner. We work with Tingo to make your booking as easy as possible.
Secure payments. We use industry-leading practices to keep your information secure.
1 room 1 guest
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 5 more sites!
Professional photos
Antica Posta B&B
View Map
Add Photo Write a Review

146 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Rate and write a review
Roll over, then click to rate
  Click to rate
Traveler rating
    48
    66
    21
    6
    5
See reviews for
19
77
4
4
Rating summary
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    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
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (9)
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (146)
  • Mar-May only
    (37)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (47)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (43)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (19)
All months
Level Contributor
4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2015

Very hard to find since the ridiculously small sign. When we finally found it there were no one there so we had to call for them. Apparently they had overbooked so we got an other room at an other place. It's a bit further from the city center than the map gave the impression of. Still quite nice.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Hong Kong
Level Contributor
10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015 via mobile

The staff at this b&b went out of their way to make our stay comfortable. To our every request, they always found a way to say yes. Even for booking the tours around the Tuscan region, they told us we could even tell them the morning itself if we wanted to book it. Loved the place and would definitely return.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Dusseldorf, Germany
Level Contributor
17 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

My positive experience with this B&B started even before I arrived. While booking the room I made a mistake and booked one night more than I needed. The rate I choose was not refundable and so I didn’t have much hope to get my money back for the extra night. But I still contacted the B&B and explained them my... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Woodstock, GA
Level Contributor
21 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

I looked long and hard to find a place to stay in Florence and was thrilled to find this B & B. Since I am a very light sleeper, my friend was very gracious to let me have an inside room. It was a beautiful room, very clean, quiet, spacious, and the bed tremendously comfortable, The breakfast was served on... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Marietta, Georgia
Level Contributor
7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

B&B is not far from SMN rail station by taxi or bus. I recommend taxi (at least on arrival). Entrance is marked only by a small sign. Even the taxi driver almost went past it. Very confusing which bus stop to get off, and still a couple of blocks to walk. Room was comfortable, large and clean but very noisy... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Level Contributor
4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2015

We stayed here for 3 nights and although it was short, it was the most comfortable stay we had since being away from home. The hosts were very friendly and made us feel right at home. Upon arriving late, we were checked in and the lady took the time to write tips and notes for us on a map including... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Krakow, Poland
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

this place had great location and good price, service was excellent. nice and warm rooms .......................................................................................................................

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Maidenhead, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
37 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

We had a quadruple room. Very comfortable beds and neat and tidy room. The breakfast was adequate and the staff very friendly and helpful. There was a lift, so taking the pram up to 1st floor was not an issue. The location was quite handy with good bus connections to town and station. We would certainly go back.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Vancouver, Canada
Level Contributor
21 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

We arrived by taxi and were greeted by a fellow who did not look or act to impressed to be booking us in. The room and bathroom were clean. That evening we went out to dinner and when we returned there were no lights in the stair case or entrance to the B&B ...Very dark hallway. The breakfast consisted of... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
mariella30, Direttore at Antica Posta B&B, responded to this review

Dear Shirley! i am very disappointed too to read your review. During your stay you were always smily and happy with everything. You have never said about any problem during your stay, including the light bulbs. We have controlled today, and, in effect, the bulb was burnt and we have immediately changed it. If we don't know in advance the... More 

Grand forks bc
Level Contributor
6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

I read all of the reviews and they all said that they would rate this place 5/5 I truly would NOT rate this more than a 2... It was clean but that honestly is the only up side. The bed was really uncomfortable and the lights in the hall way we're off at night we had no light at all!... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
mariella30, Direttore at Antica Posta B&B, responded to this review

Dear Shirley! i am very disappointed too to read your review. During your stay you were always smily and happy with everything. You have never said about any problem during your stay, including the light bulbs. We have controlled today, and, in effect the bulb was burnt and we have immediately changed it. If we don't know in advance the... More 

Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

17 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (15)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (2)
Viewed
Room/suite (9)
Viewed
Dining (3)
Viewed
Other (1)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (2)
Viewed
Room/suite (1)
Viewed
Other (1)
Check In Check Out
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Show Prices
Hotels you might also like...
Travelers also viewed these Florence hotels
Soggiorno Sogna Firenze
#245 of 458 in Florence
3.5 of 5 stars 94 reviews
Residenza Giulia
#300 of 564 in Florence
4.0 of 5 stars 57 reviews
Santa Maria Novella
Soggiorno Primavera
Soggiorno Primavera
#256 of 564 in Florence
4.5 of 5 stars 48 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
San Marco
Relais Dante e Beatrice
Relais Dante e Beatrice
#271 of 564 in Florence
4.0 of 5 stars 199 reviews
Santa Maria Novella
Alla Dimora Altea
Alla Dimora Altea
#265 of 564 in Florence
4.0 of 5 stars 163 reviews
San Lorenzo
Cicerone Guest House
Cicerone Guest House
#248 of 564 in Florence
4.0 of 5 stars 105 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Staying in Santa Maria Novella

Neighborhood Profile
Santa Maria Novella
Santa Maria Novella train station welcomes the majority of the people arriving in Florence, which might explain the hectic pace. Commuters and tourists come across the constant hustle and bustle of the station before exiting, taking a few steps and stopping amazed in Piazza di Santa Maria Novella. It is impossible not to admire the the square, housing one of the most charming basilicas in Florence. The area has plenty of local spots to taste Tuscan specialties, but don’t stop in the main streets alone; the narrower side streets always ensure satisfaction. The huge Parco Delle Cascine provides a solution to the need for a green area as well as a historic welcome in the form of a bronze statue of King Vittorio Emanuele II riding a horse.
Explore this neighborhood
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

Amenities

Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check In Check Out Check Out
Prices are for 1 room, 2 adults
Price Your Stay