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La Residenza del Proconsolo

Via del Proconsolo 18, 50122 Florence, Italy
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Ranked #123 of 513 Florence B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 4 weeks ago
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada
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79 reviews 79 reviews
31 hotel reviews
90 helpful votes 90 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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
2 helpful votes 2 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
12 helpful votes 12 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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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
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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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Walpole, Massachusetts
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65 reviews 65 reviews
25 hotel reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

We were very excited to stay in this historic building near the duomo. Mariano the owner was great to communicate with before arriving. We were greeted by one of his sons and went to our Michelangelo room. It had a double canopy bed, a cot and a pullout small sofa. Leaning out the window you could view the top of... More

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

Dear Jeannine, I'm sorry I didn't get the chance to meet you during your stay in our B&B because I was absent but I would like to tell you a few things regarding your review. First of all thank you for your nice words about us. At the same time I can accept observations that are not good because they... More

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2014

We didn't need fancy but wanted some charm. Location, cleanliness and a moderate price were key. We found it all here. Tucked off a corner of the Piazza del Duomo, the hotel is a 5-10 minute walk to everything in Florence. But with its high wooden ceilings, terra cotta floors, canopied bed, lace covered shuttered windows, and a simple but... More

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Chicago
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2013

Right by the Duomo, this is a great location for visiting Florence. Also, there is a cab stand a few yards away so easy to get a taxi when leaving the hotel. Since the location is great ,there is a lot of city noise. So, if you're not used to city noises when sleeping - bring earplugs. The staff is... More

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