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Soggiorno Alessandra

Borgo San Frediano 6, 50124 Florence, Italy
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  • Location
    4.5 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
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Rovereto, Italy
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked a double room, but on the night before our arrival at 23:35, I received a message from the owner that they had to cancel our booking due to a credit card issue. Interestingly, 5min before I had received the payment confirmation from my card company. I immediately called the owner, but she was not helpful at all. I... More 

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soggiorno A, Proprietario at Soggiorno Alessandra, responded to this review

Dear Jan Drewes I do not speak English well, but you did not understand the things I said on the phone. I have not been able to call, because that's when the offices were closed. I have to ask permission to call a number that makes me talk to a recorded voice asking me to enter the details C /... More 

Durango, CO
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47 reviews 47 reviews
10 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Soggiorno Alessandra is in an excellent location. A six minute bus ride on the #6 bus from Firenze Santa Maria Novella station and within easy walking distance of just about everything we wanted to see in Florence. Alessandra treated us very well and we were quite happy with our stay here. Do not be put off by the entry, which... More 

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Grazie tante per la vostra recensione. Sono contenta che abbiate apprezzato la nostra struttura e sopratutto che vi sia piaciuto... More 

Cape Town Central, South Africa
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72 reviews 72 reviews
16 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

My wife and I stayed for 5 nights at Soggiorno Alessandra in September 2014. I chose this B&B because of its location and I was not disappointed. It really is within easy walking distance of all the tourist attractions of Florence. It was also a blessing to have a self-service Laundromat close by. The gelateria "La Carraia" around the corner... More 

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Bellaire, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Alessandra is a wonderful host - the B&B is simple but perfectly adequate and in a great Area of town. We ate at several good Tratorrias in the area, a grocery is close by, as well as a laundry facility, etc. A bit hard to find, and of course the entrance isn't marble-lined, but we loved it. Alessandra took care... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Pros:very close to train station, awesome price, easy walking distance to EVERYTHING. the place was very big, including a kitchen with refrigerator. Alessandra was an excellent host and helped me with the mail when I had my credit card stolen. Breakfast stuff (toast and coffee and croissants) were placed in our kitchen everyday. Cons or FYIs: bathroom was very narrow/small... More 

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San Diego
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2013

As many of the other reviews note, this place is no frills. We stayed in a little room with a shared bathroom, but it was by far the cheapest place we found in the city. There was a little hot pot in the room with tea and instant coffee and cappuccino, which was close to perfection after getting soaked by... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2013 via mobile

My wife and I paid 65 Euros/night for two nights in September 2013 for this clean, safe but no-frills double room one block south of the Arno River. The place can difficult to find, as it is not well-marked and is tucked into an apartment building; so it is smart follow directions that are emailed in advance. Alessandra, the owner... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2013

Immaculate, warm, comfortable treasure very convenient location in Florence. Lovely helpful owner/host-Allesandra. This is our second visit and would never stay anywhere else in Florence .the price is phenomenal. So many wonderful restaurants in this area and just a short walk to all the sites on the other side of the river. I will recommend this great place to everyone... More 

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29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2012

The building is creepy and not so easy to find. Our room was fine. The shower is the kind that is a space right beside the toilet. Florescent lights. Bring your own shampoo, etc. But location is what we were looking for (Oltrano near the Arno) and for the price it can't be beat. You have to ask for the... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2011

We stayed in Florence and used it as a base to go to Lucca and to Sienna also. We stayed for 5 nights and very glad we stayed on that side of town, that side of river because of all the great restaurants hidden in the narrow streets there away from the big plazas. The room was clean but basic... More 

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Address: Borgo San Frediano 6, 50124 Florence, Italy
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Location: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence
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Number of rooms: 5
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