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Residenza Casanuova

Via della Mattonaia 21, 50121, Florence, Italy
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New Forest UK
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22 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2015

Bea & Max were excellent hosts & the rooms we had were beautiful. This is a family owned & run establishment with unique décor & excellent free wifi. Finding the property on arrival is a little challenging as there are no large markings but looking on the old brass wall plate alongside the huge entrance doors all is revealed. It... More 

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Casanuova, Owner at Residenza Casanuova, responded to this review

Thank you very much! More 

Katy, Texas, United States
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49 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

Max and Bea run a nice B&B. This older apartment is well kept and decorated in antiques to match the age of the building. The hosts are very friendly and helpful....although they don't remain on site, they were there when I needed them. They were very responsive to emails and in-person requests. Breakfast was sufficient but nothing to rave about....consisting... More 

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Amman, Jordan
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

I loved this place. Bea, one of the owners, greeted me on my very first day with a very kind welcome and lots of help for finding my way around Florence. The room is spacious (I had the Umbrella Room) and comfortable (a mini-fridge stocked with great drinks, a jacuzzi tub, wood floors, comfy firm bed, and windows that open... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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26 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015 via mobile

Residenza Casanuova is located on the outskirts of the main part of Florence and is a short walk from everywhere you want to go - museums, galleries, shops, markets, supermarkets, trattorias, restaurants, pizzerias and gelaterias. The residence has been owned by the same family for several generations, and portraits of grandparents and great-grandparents are on the walls and sideboards. Siblings... More 

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Casanuova, Owner at Residenza Casanuova, responded to this review

Dear Anne, it's our pleasure to share with you some time and information. Hope you'll come back! Grazie Bea and Max More 

Romulus, New York
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

Residenza Casanuova is an oasis of serenity, civility and grace, by far the best place I have ever stayed in Florence during my many visits in the last 40 years. My week-long experience was in perfect sync with the positive comments by other reviewers about the kind hosts, the tasteful decor, the charming terrace, and the location in an authentic... More 

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Casanuova, Owner at Residenza Casanuova, responded to this review

dear mrs E.C. we really appreciate your review ! Thank you very very much Bea and Max More 

NJ
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15 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015

We stayed here for three nights during our stay in Florence and had a triple room. The room was sizable even with the extra bed. The beds were super comfortable and were welcoming after walking around all day. They had free Wi-Fi and the connection was great. Our room overlooked the street and had big beautiful windows that were nice... More 

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Casanuova, Owner at Residenza Casanuova, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review , we really appreciated. Bea and Max More 

Brighton, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

We stayed in December when Florence is free from the madding crowds and seems more Italian than in high summer. Very comfortable, good-sized rooms. Max and Bea are very helpful, considerate hosts. They recommended a good neighbourhood restaurant nearby.

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Toronto, Canada
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6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

Spend a few nights in the Ombrelli Room. By far our favourite stay in Florence. Huge room, big bed, full bathroom with shower and Jacuzzi tub, lots of space for everything. Location is perfect. Close enough to the main attractions, Duomo is just 15 walk, but far enough away not to be swarmed of tourists. Excellent restaurants nearby (Trattoria Ceasarino).... More 

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Burnley Lancashire
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17 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

I can not believe that I have not posted a review for our 2014 stay. Has it changed no ............ Everything about the Residenza Casanuova is perfect,. We went with 2 more couples this year who also loved it just as much as we do and I am sure they will return. We are already booked for 2015. Thank you... More 

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Laguna Beach, California
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11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

Very nice B&B in a good location close to restaurants, market, shopping with spacious rooms, good breakfast and excellent hosts -- Max & Bea. Stayed for four nights in September in Room Specchio, good size, comfortable bed, nice bathroom with good shower (plenty of hot water & good water pressure) and quiet. This room has a large terrace with nice... More 

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