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Ridolfi Guest House

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Via Ridolfi 4, 50129 Florence, Italy
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Adelaide
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

Great b&b located about a 7 minute walk to the train station (we wheeled our 5 large suitcases without too much trouble). It was also close to markets, the Duomo and great shopping opportunities. The rooms were spacious and clean. Breakfast was ample. Staff were welcoming, friendly and knowledgable. We were given a map and given suggestions for places to... More 

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Seattle, Washington
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2015

Great room, big bathroom, comfortable bed. The people that run the place are very friendly and helpful, everything was incredibly clean. It's close to the train station, which is convenient. Short walks to all of the major landmarks. Great breakfast spread in the room. It was a bit noisy, but bearable. You could just hear people coming and going a... More 

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Poole, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015

We stay for three nights me and my friend. They sey up twin beds for us. We had room 2. With an external private bathroom across the hall. There are only 5 rooma in total so a small BnB. The hosts are lovely. Breakfast is served in your room. Pastries. Bread. Jams. Yogurt. Team coffee. It was very tasty. 8am... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015 via mobile

Friendliest hosts I got throughout my trip and I was on the road for one month. They're really thorough, contacted me by email beforehand, and when it was the day to check in, we had some difficulty finding it and Fabio came looking for us downstairs. Julia was great help finding ways for me to go to outlet I wanted... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 10, 2015

Ridolfi Guest House B&B is located a short walk from Firenze SMN train station, few blocks down Via Nationale and a left turn into Independence Park. It's located next to the Philippines Consulate opposite a Pinoy Store. The place is simple and very clean, with a shared kitchenette. WiFi works well. We stayed there for 3 days in different rooms.... More 

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

We have just been in Florence for 12 days and all the time we stayed at Ridolfi Guest House, even when visiting the small villages around Florence we came back the end of the day to Florence again. Staying at Ridolfi was really very good. Eliseo, the owner, is the kindest person a visitor can meet in a B&B and... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

Positives: - Pleasant and informative staff with good communication beforehand - Spacious room - Decent location (close to train station, bus stop and market) - Simple check in and checkout (as long as time was confirmed beforehand) - Reasonable rate Negatives: - A/c not cold - Wifi inconsistent - Shower water pressure not good - Noisy (can hear people coming... More 

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

My boyfriend and I stayed at Ridolfi Guest House for two nights in July, and have nothing but praise. The location is excellent, within walking distance to the station and central Florence. The room was comfortable, clean and spacious and had good air conditioning. Despite the fact the bathroom was external, it was our own private bathroom and was incredibly... More 

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Cleveland, Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

We had an amazing experience at the Ridolfi Guest House. It was a fast walk from the train station, which we found to be very important for travel days. The owner was so amazingly helpful and friendly. He gave us great advice on restaurants and places not to miss. We had mentioned that we would arrive a little before check-in,... More 

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Brooklyn, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

We enjoyed our stay in this B&B. Our room was big and quite. The place has a kitchen. The room was also very clean and the place has a character. The owner was friendly and responsive. The only thing that we had to pay extra for checking after 5pm since there is no 24 hours on-site person.

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San Lorenzo’s lively merchants shout out from behind stalls with an array of products in one of the most traditional neighborhoods in Florence. Different ethnic groups join together in the large outdoor market of San Lorenzo and in the Central Market, a vast multi-floored building. Visitors are bound to fall in love with this area and in particular, with its variety of food, especially those focusing on Florentine dishes as well as international selections. Nobody leaves San Lorenzo without a shopping bag in hand or with an empty stomach.
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