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La Casa del Garbo

Piazza della Signoria 8, 50122 Florence, Italy
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Ranked #45 of 511 Florence B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 6 days ago
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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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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    5 of 5 stars
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Kaiwaka, New Zealand
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

A great place to stay in Florence clean and tidy wonderful helpful efficient staff with a beautiful breakfast. Florence was a frenzy of tourists and it was lovely to get away into the cool quiet of our room and watch the swarm of tourists from our window when we needed to rest.

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in Casa del Garbo in the Arnolfo suite for four nights. It was in an amazing location, literally right in piazza della Signoria. It was nice to have a little kitchen, for breakfast, drinks and snacks. It was however slightly annoying to climb up three flights of narrow stairs (there is no elevator), especially with our luggage or... More

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Verona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed for 3 nights July 2014 with family of 4; absolutely superb accommodation! Breakfast delivered to room was excellent. Very high standard of furniture and overall decoration to all rooms. Kitchen area excellent equipment if you need to cook but the local restaurants are so good WHY cook! View without question outstanding overlooking the Piazza del Signoria 2 mins walk... More

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Alden, New York
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed here for 3 nights in July. The 1st 2 nights were in the top floor attic apartment. The AC worked but it just barely got cold enough for us. The last night we were on the 2nd floor in a smaller room and we really like this room much better. Overall we have no real complaints, the price... More

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Burlingame, California
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12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

I booked this hotel for the last night of my trip, based on Trip Advisor recommends. I was a bit concerned both due to the very low price and to the location right on Piazza della Signoria (in re: noise). Not to worry!! The room was lovely, with everything you might want (ie air conditioning, WiFi, TV, bidet), and the... More

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

Room was nice and clean and was a great size. Bathroom was large and so was the rain shower. Bed was comfy and the location can't be beat, being right in Piazza della Signoria. Although we had a pretty good experience with the room and location, there were a few bumps with service that made us leave with a sour... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

This B&B is top notch. The location is out of this world. It is located in the heart of one of the most beautiful squares in Florence. You could open your windows and experience the magic of Florence at any time of the day. The apartment was roomy and nicely decorated, and the staff was great. The breakfast (which is... More

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Canton, Connecticut
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

We stayed here actually twice in May of this year. This last trip marks our fifth stay at this great establishment. We have never been disappointed in any way during our visits. If your going to really see Florence than this location is where you want to stay. Florence is a true walking city and by staying here you are... More

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Derry, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

it's not often you find somewhere to stay that actually surpasses the hotel website, well, La Casa del Garbo does just that. From the assistance making our booking to be shown our beautiful room tastefully decorated in the style of the area, we could not have been happier. We stayed in the Lorenzo suite which had a small kitchen and... More

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Santa Clara, California
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31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

First off, let me say this place is in an AMAZING location. I think the only place that would be better is to be on the river, but we have a full plaza view out three windows. So, we are in the Leonardo Suite at this bed and breakfast. This is on the second floor (note that the ground floor... More

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Address: Piazza della Signoria 8, 50122 Florence, Italy
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Location: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence
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The Casa called del Garbo, with its tastefully furnished rooms, its windows opening out onto Piazza della Signoria is all one with the warmth of the family who are keeping it alive today: Simonetta and Giovanni Paoli, their children Giulia and Marcello and with them all the other valuable collaborators who are there to welcome on your arrival, accompany you to your rooms or offer you a simple meal that tastes of home. ... more   less 
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