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Residence La Contessina

#13 of 458 Hotels in Florence
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Via Faenza 71 | From Via Cennini to Via Nazionale, 50123 Florence, Italy
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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
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Very reasonable price with spacious room, staff are friendly and the room is clean. Located in the middle of the city center, hence it is very near to all historial places, shopping, etc. Also just a 5 minutes walk to the main train/bus station, so very convenient to anywhere you want to.

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New Delhi, India
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We stayed in a family room for 2 nights in April. The hotel is just 10 minutes walk from the train station. The hotel staff are very helpful and cheerful. The rooms are very nice and well maintained. Only thing is that it has just one bathroom and if you are 4-5 people staying in the apartment, you need to... More 

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contessinaFirenze, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Residence La Contessina, responded to this review

Dear Guests, thank you so much for taking the time to post your review on Tripadvisor for us following your visit in Florence. We are glad to know that you feel good at the Residence La Contessina. Thanks for the words about breakfast, location and about the Staff, we are very happy to read your lovely feedback. Regarding our apartments,... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Stayed 8 nights in standard apartment. Apartment was spacious with mezzanine bedroom. Only downside was climbing the steep stairs to bedrom after long day of walking! Bathroom huge with walk in shower, toilet and bidet. Microwav, kettle and full size fridge in kitchenette. Use of stove extra fee but who needs to cook in Florence with cheap eating places everywhere.... More 

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Dear Guests, we would like to say you thank you for taking the time to post your review on Tripadvisor for us following your stay here and thank you very much for your lovely feedback. We are glad to know that you have appreciated our equipped apartments with many amenities and our location. Regarding the kitchen, thank you for the... More 

Milford, Connecticut
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff is 24x7 great when your not sure of your arrival time. well appointed room, nice breakfast. When I checked out they held my luggage for the day and when picking up I was able to freshen up and rest for a bit so appreciated. When I come in to florence again this is my place to stay only... More 

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contessinaFirenze, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Residence La Contessina, responded to this review

Dear Sirs, thank you very much for posting a review on Tripadvisor for us. We are very glad to know that you enjoyed your stay with us, our breakfast and our location. We are always at disposal to hold the customers' luggage at check-out and at early check-in too, we like to offer this useful serivice. We wait you for... More 

Calgary
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23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Really close to the train station, we walked there with our bag and 2 kids! Our lovely den suite was ready for us and although we didn't use the kitchen, the option was there. Breakfast was great. The owners are very welcoming and accommodating. An amazing restaurant is in the same block and you can walk everywhere from there, even... More 

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Dear Guests, thank you so much for taking the time to post your review on Tripadvisor for us following your visit in Florence. We are glad that you and your family fell good with us. We are glad to know that you enjoyed our breakfast and our location near to everything. We always try to make our guests feel comfortable.... More 

Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Exactly as described on their web site this hotel certainly lived up to expectation and more. Unique spacious apartment room with lovely vaulted ceiling. We enjoyed the many local restaurants but also at times opted to cater for ourselves in the very well equipped kitchen. Tea towels, washing up liquid etc are provided if you wish to use the kitchen,... More 

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contessinaFirenze, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Residence La Contessina, responded to this review

Dear Guests, thank you so much for taking the time to post a review on Tripadvisor for us. We are very happy to know that you have appreciated our structure and our apartments, we are very keen in trying to arrange the spaces in the most comfortable way. Regarding the kitchen, thank you for the nice words, as you described,... More 

Barcelona, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We are at Hotels at least 10 days a month on either Personal or Business throughout Europe. We try to stay in Apartment Hotels when appropriate for Persona use... You will love La Contessina in Florence. The apartmenst are like a 5 star hotel with amenities, the 'family' works the business so everything is personal and professional and delivered with... More 

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contessinaFirenze, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Residence La Contessina, responded to this review

Dear Guests, thank you so much for taking the time to post your review on the site for us following your stay here and thank you very much for your lovely feedback. We are glad to know that you have appreciated our equipped apartments with many amenities, our services and our assistance. We are proud to know that you felt... More 

Ventura, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The hotel exceeded our expectations! Our room was delightful with its tall windows, arched ceiling design, and loft bedroom. The breakfasts offered each day were delicious with lots to choose from. The staff were all very professional and friendly. They even took care of making reservations to one of the museums for us so we could avoid waiting in line.... More 

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contessinaFirenze, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at Residence La Contessina, responded to this review

Dear Rusty and April, thank you very much for taking the time to post a review on Tripadvisor about your stay at La Contessina. Your words are fantastic and for all our Family and our Staff is very important that you enjoyed the place and the attention to the people. Our goal is your satisfaction. For us is very important... More 

Kansas City, Kansas
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The location is a very short walk from the train station, and a very short walk to most of the major sights you'll want to see. We had a "loft" room. It was nothing special, but it contained a fridge, microwave, glassware, etc. We didn't need for much. The temperature was a bit difficult to control as the upstairs was... More 

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Dear Guests, thank you so much for taking the time to post your review on the site for us following your stay in Florence. We are glad that you fell good with us and that you appreciated our central location, the structure and the kindness of the Staff. You were in an apartment (about 45 sq. m. each) fitted with... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We stayed in the courtyard rooms which are definitely recommended. Roomy and ideal for when you return from a night in the Artemis franschi well refreshed. Friendly staff too. Downstairs just by reception is a lovely snug and dining room we only discovered as we were leaving. Well worth a visit.

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Dear Guest, thank you for taking the time to post a review on the site following your stay with us. We are glad to know that you appreciated our structure. Thanks for your description, your words is a source of joy for us. We look forward to welcoming you back to the Residence La Contessina on a future visit in... More 

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