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Tourist House Battistero

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Via dei Cerretani 1, 50100 Florence, Italy
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Tourist House Battistero
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Ranked #95 of 563 Florence B&B and Inns
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Leicester, UK
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46 reviews
16 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed here for 4 nights in June and it was excellent. The location was perfect, being only 30 yards from the Duomo and most of the sights within easy walking distance. The room was very spacious and even had a kitchenette with fridge, hob and microwave. The owners were very freindly and helpful and all in all great value... More 

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Dunedin, New Zealand
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

Lovely room, amazing location. Safe, clean and tidy, plus cheap water bottles for sale. The door was locked when I arrived (the fault of another guest not management) but repeated calls to management got me nowhere. After an hour guests with a key arrived and let me in. Would still HIGHLY recommend this place for a short stay.

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Istanbul, Turkey
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9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

Location is excellent, beside Dome and 5-8 min walk to Ponte Vecchio. Can be called budget friendly hotel. The staff were very friendly; we couldn't find hotel by car so they came and took us to the hotel. All rooms aren't same, our room is on the of air well, so dark and stuffy. Also room is small, nothing to... More 

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Appleton, Wisconsin, United States
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

This small hotel is steps from the Duomo and everything else that you want to see is within easy walking distance. It is also an easy walk from the train station. The room was comfortable, quiet and clean. The bathroom was very nice and clean also. A great place to stay. I would stay there again.

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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

We recently stayed 3 nights at Tourist House Battistero and would recommend this to anyone visiting Florence. The location was very central - 10 minute walk from the main train station and even less to the markets for food and shopping. On check in we were told you can cover the main attractions of Florence within a 20 minute walk... More 

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Pasadena, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

The location is perfect. The owner, Gabriella, contacted me right away after I made the reservation. She responded to my emails within a day or so whenever I made an inquiry. Upon learning that I would arrive after 6pm, she sent me the passcode to the main entrance and gave me all the check-in information. The room is spacious and... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

two blocks from the duomo, a 10 minute walk to the train station, cafes nearby and easy to find. it's definately a do-everything-yourself-place, but comfy. small bathroom but can't beat the price & location. tea maker in the room.

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Houston, Texas
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

We stayed here, three rooms, June 13-16. This place is a real bargain. Big, clean rooms - not fancy but perfectly adequate - comfortable beds, OK bathrooms (the showers are a bit tight), and an absolutely unbeatable location - half a block from the Piazza del Duomo and a ten minute walk from the train station. The windows are all... More 

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Kingston-upon-hull, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

The Tourist House Battistero is fantastically located - 10 minutes walk from the main train station and right in the centre to be only 15 minutes walk to all main sites, as well as going off the beaten track a bit. We were emailed clear instructions of how to find the place, which is in the same building as another... More 

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

I booked a double room (with en-suite shower room) via Hotels.com for €90 per night. Good points: - Location is everything. This is a few steps away from Piazza del Duomo, and is less than 15 minutes walk from just about everything you’d want to see in Florence. - The room was absolutely huge (there was also a pull-out double... More 

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