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La Residenza del Proconsolo

Via del Proconsolo 18, 50122 Florence, Italy
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Ranked #129 of 516 Florence B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 5 days ago
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
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Las Vegas, Nevada
18 reviews 18 reviews
6 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This was a difficult one to rate for us. I will start with the positives. The location is great as it’s steps away from the Duomo. The room itself was nice with 2 twin beds pushed together, closet space w/ hangers, safe, fridge, Wi-Fi, cute little breakfast table, desk, TV, air conditioning, etc. The bathroom was very nice with a... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

La Residenza del Proconsolo is a B&B located just off the Duomo Piazza. The location is safe, clean,convenient, and reasonably priced (which allowed us to spend more on Firenze's high priced shops - it is difficult to come home without fine Italian leather goods). There is no first floor lobby. One enters through a door (#18) and walks up a... More

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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great location next to the Duomo. It is the perfect spot because when you get lost, and you will, just ask someone to point you in the direct of the Duomo and you can find your way home. Spacious room with very high ceilings and bathroom with a tub, which you don't see often in Europe. Staff couldn't provide you... More

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Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada
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79 reviews 79 reviews
31 hotel reviews
92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

We spent 5 nights here in July. My wife and I had the deluxe room and our two teenage sons had a standard room. The B&B is a 10-15 minute walk from the train station and easy to find as it is 1/2 block away from the Duomo. This is a great location as most of the main attractions in... More

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Orlando, Florida
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

Great, small, personal B & B just 1/2 block from the Duomo. Great hearing the church bells ring. Nicely appointed room and bathroom with very friendly staff. Breakfast selections were delivered to the room each morning. Location couldn't be better. All the sites withing 10 - 20 minute walk. Only needed taxi upon departure because of luggage. Favorite gelato shop... More

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O'Fallon, Missouri
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

My husband and I stayed at La Residenza del Proconsolo for 3 nights in June 2014. The location of this B&B is very convenient as it is right next to the Duomo and within walking distance all of the main attractions in Florence. Our room and bathroom were very spacious. The rooms are fairly clean, but I would recommend wearing... More

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North Fort Myers, Florida
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35 reviews 35 reviews
5 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Recommended by Rick Steve's - easy to walk to from train station. Located right on corner of Duomo square, easy access to all attractions. Room was very big with great bathroom - large shower, breakfast rolled in on cart every morning ( hot - good - coffee with crossaints, cereal, yogurt, cookies and juices. Great price for the money. Staff... More

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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

From train station – 10 min walk, just 1 minute to Il Duomo (aka The Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore), everything is on an easy walking distance – 10 min to Piazza della Signoria and the Uffizzi, 12 min to Ponte Vecchio, 15 to Palazzo Pitti etc. Continental breakfast may be typical for a pensione but somewhat sparse, mediocre... More

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pro72lo, Proprietario at La Residenza del Proconsolo, responded to this review

I expected a negative review from this travellers from the beginning but not after their departure. With this review they confirmed their insincerity, so, I would like to reply in detail to their bad review. All our guests know before booking that we serve the "CONTINENTAL" breakfast, so cheeses and cold cuts are not included. If the guests don't pay... More

Worcester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

There are not enough positive words I can use to describe La Residenza del Proconsolo. Simply put this place is perfect. The room we stayed in had a fantastic view of the Duomo. The room itself was gorgeous, wooden beams and high ceilings, brilliant, large windows and a lovely bathroom. Extremely comfortable four poster bed with as many pillows as... More

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Phoenix Arizona USA
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

The staff, service, location and amenities were perfect for what we needed. We came on the recommendation of a friend and we were not disappointed. The staff is friendly and helpful. Request that they set you up with reservations for some of the local museums. They are very accommodating.

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Additional Information about La Residenza del Proconsolo

Address: Via del Proconsolo 18, 50122 Florence, Italy
Location: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 5
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