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Residenza Casanuova

4.0 of 5 Guest house   |   Via della Mattonaia 21, 50121 Florence, Italy
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 3 weeks ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Montreal, Canada
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We are writing from our room right now... About to check out in a few hours. This place is absolutely terrific. Truly unmatched service, from the very warm welcome we received, to the nice breakfasts, the great tourist advice, and the super-clean room. It is a family-run establishment, and they obviously take a lot of pride in treating their guests... More

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Casanuova, Owner at Residenza Casanuova, responded to this review

What a nice morning reading your marvellous review! we thank you . Grazie e hope you'll come back! Bea and Max More

Dudley, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

I stayed here two weeks ago. The location of the residence is perfect as it is situated near enough to major landmarks and attractions whilst being located away from busy areas. It is a classic Italian residence and feels very homely. Bea explained that the property had been inherited from her Grandmother and as such the residence has a lot... More

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European
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

I only had one night, arrived late, left immediately for a tour and was gone the next day, but the owners did all they could to make sure that I had everything I needed and was wanting for nothing. Definitely worth coming back to for a longer stay. I had the single room with shower which was clean and had... More

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Casanuova, Proprietario at Residenza Casanuova, responded to this review

Many thanks. We are looking forward to having you again at our Residenza in the future maybe for a longer stay. Kind regards Bea and Max More

Dubai, United Arab Emirates
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

A wonderful 18th century oasis in florence. Within 15 mins walking distance of all the sites. In the evening a wonderful easy stroll to many restaurants, yet the residence is outside the busy city centre and allows you to dip in and out. Max and Bea are perfect hosts and go out of their way to accommodate you ...the fact... More

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Casanuova, Proprietario at Residenza Casanuova, responded to this review

Dear Collis family, thank you very much for your kind and good review. It has Benin a pleasure having you at the Residenza and meeting you all. Warmest regards. Bea and Max More

Auckland
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

A wonderful tranquil oasis in the joyful chaos of Florence. Beautiful "historic" decor makes you feel like you are in the heart of the city. Walking distance to all the sights but far enough away to be quiet and get a good night's sleep. Lovely balcony for a mid-day chill out and lunch on delicious local wine and produce. Max... More

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Casanuova, Owner at Residenza Casanuova, responded to this review

Dear, we just want to thank you fondly of your so kind review. It's so important to us that our guests are happy and satisfied once they're back home after a stay at our home. Warm regards, see you next time! Bea and Max More

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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014

I just finished a 4-night stay at Residenza Casanuova. First, this is a floor of a beautiful 18th century house that has been in Bea and Max's family since shortly after WWII. Max and Bea are a brother and sister team, and they both are wonderfully hospitable (and both speak excellent English, much better than most, which made my stay... More

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Massimiliano G, Proprietario at Residenza Casanuova, responded to this review

Dear Tom, what to say... Thank you so much for your so kind review. We are almost moved for it, but more happy of corse! You are the best example why we love our work and try to do it the best. Regards Bea and Max More

Knoxville, Tennessee
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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2013

I stayed at the Residenza for the location and price and was not disappointed. I usually stay at a hotel, but very much enjoyed my stay. Max and Bea are very helpful. My room was comfortable and clean, breakfast suitable for me. I enjoy the neighborhood because it is away from the main tourist areas. I look forward to anothet... More

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Massimiliano G, Proprietario at Residenza Casanuova, responded to this review

Dears, thank you again for staying at Residenza Casanuova. we are always glad to know what our guests think about their stay to improve us. We hope next time you'll come to Florence you choose to spend your time again with us. Warm greetings. Bea and Max More

Turin, Italy
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2013

really beautiful residence discreet silent and very welcoming ... you can feel the history within the walls .... beautiful decor and the rooms very picturesque with the room's has or room's umbrellas ! we were very good. thanks

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Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

This wonderful B& B was recommended by our daughter and we weren't disappointed. Max and Beatrice are a brother and sister team who run this wonderful accommodation in an apartment left to them by their grandmother. Don't think apartment in any highrise sense, this is a gracious spread of rooms with an enormous sense of history in this ancient building... More

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Massimiliano G, Owner at Residenza Casanuova, responded to this review

dear Mary, grazie mille for your amazing review!!! hope you'll come back with your daughter too. Bea and Max More

Chicago
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41 reviews 41 reviews
35 hotel reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2013

This is a beautiful bed and breakfast. We stayed in the Umbrella Room for 2 nights. It is a large, comfortable room, very well-equipped. Everything you need is there. The breakfast was served in a common room, and the quality was quite good. No cooked food, but they will make cappuccino for you, and you can make toast for yourself.... More

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Massimiliano G, Owner at Residenza Casanuova, responded to this review

Dear clients, thank you for your comment that we appreciated . We are sorry to read about the noise you had...Florence is a busy town... we have also two rooms (a 1 double and a 1 single) that get onto the backyard side, probably less noisy...hope to see you again. Arrivederci Bea and Max More

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Address: Via della Mattonaia 21, 50121 Florence, Italy
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Location: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence
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Hotel Class:4 star — Residenza Casanuova 4*
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