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Via della Robbia 52, 50132 Florence, Italy
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Donatello Bed & Breakfast
Ranked #211 of 522 Florence B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
3 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

I have mixed feelings about this hotel, I feel as though we had a Goldilocks experience! We had a good first impression, some stained glass works, unusual ornaments, even the room numbering signs were sweet. We booked this hotel - 3 separate rooms for my mum, sister and me. Our rooms weren't together - we were allocated a room on... More 

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Carlsbad, California
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42 reviews 42 reviews
12 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

Located in an old villa, this Bed and Breakfast is still family owned. While we were there the owners personally drove guests to the airport as the guests' rental car had broken down. The rooms are quaint. The bathrooms are nicely updated. Everything is easily walkable from this location. The breakfast was served in the outdoor courtyard. Fun.

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Sandpoint, Idaho
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72 reviews 72 reviews
10 hotel reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Simone is a very gracious host and will make you quite comfortable. He had pastries, fresh fruit and coffee/tea available every morning. He was very helpful getting reservations for the museums even when they were sold out on the web. The rooms are located on them third floor (American usage, 2nd floor English), and there is no elevator. The significant... More 

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Shanghai, China
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3 reviews 3 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2011

My wife and I spent 3 nights there this Sept. for our honeymoon trip. Thanks to Simone, we were surprised by a big Martini and chocolates upon arrival! Everything is great and we feel pretty comfortable here just like home. Actually the 3 B&B we stayed in Italy are great :)

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3 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2011

This is a personally run Band B on the third floor of an old house. Simone,the owner, loves Florence and enjoys running this Band B ! He understands the needs of a visitor who is 'doing the sights' and wants clean accommodation at a fair price .On arrival he gave us very helpful local information and made our bookings for... More 

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Bogota, Colombia
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82 reviews 82 reviews
27 hotel reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2011

I really hope to go bak to Florence and if Simone still has this place, no doubt I'll stay here. I have already recommended it twice to people I've met on the road and I would recommend it to anyone going to Florence. Simone, the owner is a very nice human being who went out of his way to help... More 

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Dovje, Slovenia
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56 reviews 56 reviews
50 hotel reviews
53 helpful votes 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2010

We chose this B&B as we arrived with a car and it was possible to park outside on the street. It costs 12 EUR per day (you can pay for three days infront), and its only meters away from the inner ring (just beware, they clean roads once per week, and for that night you have to move the car!).... More 

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Washington, DC
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28 reviews 28 reviews
28 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2010

In general we were pretty disappointed with our stay at the Donatello B&B. First, the basics. The B&B is located on a corner outside the main "circle" that is historic downtown Florence. Our room and bathroom (bathroom is not attached, but it is private) were clean and comfortable. The breakfast consists of coffee that you make yourself and pastries that... More 

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donatellobb, Proprietario at Donatello Bed & Breakfast, responded to this review

My dear friends, I am very sorry to understand that you have not had a good stay at the Donatello B&B, becouse i really love all my guests and i do all the best for them everytime ! Regarding the location, please check on google maps and find us located in about 1 km from Piazza Duomo and less than... More 

Baltimore, Maryland
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2010

My boyfriend and I stayed at this hotel in Florence, and it was great! Simone was incredibly helpful and friendly, providing us with a map and restaurant recommendations upon our arrival. The room was a nice size, and comfortable.

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Moscow, Russia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2010

It feels like home here. The room was spacious and clean. Simone the owner, is a joyful warmhearted Italian guy. He whistled old Soviet anthem to us amusing us with it and that was funny. He was very attentive to us... ... Rent a bike at the train station or in the city center and you'll be just fine (less... More 

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Address: Via della Robbia 52, 50132 Florence, Italy
Location: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence
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Number of rooms: 3

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