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Accademia House

Via San Gallo 61, 50129 Florence, Italy
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Ranked #182 of 498 Florence B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2013
James B Southampton, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4.5 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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Southampton, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
11 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2013

This is billed as a B&B but its not a B&B like you'd get in the UK. It is basically the first floor of building converted into several guestrooms. My room was spacious, clean, modern decor and furniture and had a spectacular vaulted ceiling and the bathroom was spacious. Breakfast is great - you get given vouchers for a cafe... More

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6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2013 via mobile

Marco was very helpful, friendly and laid back. He gave us recommendations for a few restaurants - we went to two and had two fantastic, well priced meals (la Burrasca and Santo Bevitore) - and a few ideas for things to see outside the obvious ones. The room was well sized, in a lovely old building, with a really nice... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2013

I returned to Accademia House for my second honeymoon with my husband and we both loved it. I had stayed there with my daughter in 2011 and had such a great experience, I booked a week with Marco to celebrate our 20th anniversary. It was my husbands first trip to Florence and he appreciated how helpful and personable Marco was.... More

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Colorado
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2013

Accademia House may be terrific for guests who have stayed there, but be aware that it seems impossible to cancel a booking. (They require bookings to be guaranteed by credit card, and you must cancel no later than 15 days prior to arrival.) I have sent 2 emails receiving no response and phoned numerous times to no answer, except once,... More

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Oban, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2012

I have been to accademia House two times and Marco is always friendly and helpful. Rooms are spacious and cosy, also tastefully decorated. The rooms have caracter and are very comfortable. Prices are resonale good value for money. I really enjoy staying at this bed and breakfast and I would definitely stay there again and recommend to my friends.

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9 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2012

We just left Florence. The B&B was okay but we were disappointed that we were downgraded from what we had booked. Marco has a problem with his book-keeping. He was always shuffling guests around and he even had to move a couple to another hotel !! The location was okay but the website gives you a completely different impression of... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2012

We arrived in Florence during the night. We were kind of worried staying in a guesthouse because we were two young ladies, BUT it happened to be the best decision and best place we picked out. Marco was awesome he carried our heavy luggages up many stairs. He then showed our room, and the keys for each door including the... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2012 via mobile

We arrived in Florence on the train from Rome, in the middle of a warm day. From SMN station, it was roughly a 15 min walk to Accademia House. This proved to be a slight challenge, as we wheeled our suitcases through the narrow footpaths of Florence under the midday sun! Marco was kind enough to help us carry our... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2012

We felt very welcome on arrival at Accademia House - Marco was a terrific host with a great sense of humour and a willingness to help in any way possible. We were very grateful that he made some phone calls on our behalf to confirm some tours that we'd booked. Our room was very spacious with view to the street... More

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2012

Marco was quick to reply to all of my email queries. Unlike some previous posts before about not being able to check in, Marco was flexible to my requests despite having changed our arrival time several times. We stayed at the Antiq room, which was able to accomodate the 3 of us. The shower was spacious, rooms were good. Although... More

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Address: Via San Gallo 61, 50129 Florence, Italy
Location: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence
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Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Ranked #182 of 498 B&Bs / Inns in Florence
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