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.

Villa la Stella

Via Jacopone da Todi, 12 | Firenze, 50133 Florence, Italy
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 6 more sites!
Villa la Stella
Professional photos View all
Browse nearby
Villa la Stella
Villa la Stella
Villa la Stella
Write a Review

47 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    13
    22
    9
    2
    1
See reviews for
5
12
6
12
Rating summary
  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (7)
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (47)
  • Mar-May only
    (5)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (13)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (14)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (15)
All months
Maastricht, The Netherlands
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was in Florence for a conference at the nearby EUI and while the rooms were somewhat small, it was a great, quiet place to prepare for the conference (and to rest in the aftermath thereof). Above all else, the staff were delightful, friendly, and extremely helpful (special thumbs up for Agata at the front desk). They helped me out... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Las Cruces, New Mexico
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

Villa la Stella is a beautiful place with a stunning view. Particularly enjoyed the seclusion, though getting around Firenze is quite simple from the convent. There's an expansive breakfast and the staff is very friendly and multi-lingual. Well worth your time and money. I had some initial trouble with directions so here's the easiest way to get there: Directions from... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Tysnes, Norway
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

Nice quiet place, you have to visit San Domenico (nice tipical restaurants) and Fiesole (nice view over Florence), too! Bus Nr. 7 to Firenze City (ca 20 min) just infront of the road, som meters to the house, but elevator in the Villa, no problem with the luggage.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

Villa La Stella is a nice place to stay in. Although it's a little bit old fashioned and simple, it's very clean. Breakfast buffet is a little bit poor (or maybe it was out of season). The garden and whole neighborhood is really nice.

Was this review helpful? Yes
New York
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
10 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

Villa La Stella is a beautiful place, very clean and the staff was lovely and helpful. A good breakfast buffet is included. It is a good choice for students or anyone on a tight budget as it is a very good value. However, the rooms are small and very plainly furnished, like a room in a college dorm.

Was this review helpful? Yes
San Antonio, Texas, United States
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

The staff's service started when we arrived to the train station and we called for directions, the desk clerk was courteous and helpful, same when we arrived and checked in. The room was very clean and had all the amenities desired by travelers. The location is quiet and ideal; walk a few meters and take Bus route 7 and get... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Gdansk, Poland
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

I would like to say just - Great Thanks to people from Villa La Stella! That is silent place on border between Firenze and Fisole with a fantastis view to both (especialy from room nr 201 - two bed, charming small balcon and big terrace). And natural garden beside - and church inside - and librery lik in museum. Respects,... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Cape Town
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014

We booked a double room with view over the city. When we got there they said they have sent me an email to let me know that they did not have a dbl room left. They offered me an apartment on the rooftop with tiny windows for the same price. This is according to staff the nicest room i think... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Teramo
Contributor
11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

Never had such a clean room and bathroom, parfume in every area, a very quite garden. Receptionists are good mannered and ready to help in any way. I was there for job, and I was 5' walk away from my job.It is far from the centre, but it is good even for holiday, to have rest and fresh air in... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
new york state
Contributor
17 reviews 17 reviews
7 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

I stayed in this hotel for 2 nights at the end of December with a group of 45 student travelers. It is located on a hill which is not accessible for a bus therefore, we had to trudge up and down with suitcases and various bags.The hotel is a maze and has numerous steps at every turn. I shudder to... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question
Owners: What's your side of the story?
Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.
Manage your listing

Been to Villa la Stella? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Villa la Stella

Address: Via Jacopone da Todi, 12 | Firenze, 50133 Florence, Italy
Location: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 42
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Expedia, Venere, Priceline, Travelocity, Hotels.com, Despegar.com, Odigeo and Tingo so you can book your Villa la Stella reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Villa La Stella Hotel Florence

33 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (29)
Viewed
Room/suite (3)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (7)
Viewed
View from room (10)
Viewed
Dining (2)
Viewed
Business center/function rooms (3)
Viewed
Other (4)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (4)
Viewed
Other (4)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay