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Reviewed September 17, 2016 via mobile

The B&B was very conveniently located within Florence. Make sure to visit Pino's sandwich shop just down the street for some amazing panini's! The B&B breakfast consists of self serve pastries and make your own coffee. Also beware of the room closest to the office area as the sound echoes very loudly into the room making it difficult to relax.

Thank LauraMacio
Denver, Colorado
Reviewed September 16, 2016

My husband and I were (sadly) only in Florence for one night, but absolutely loved our stay in Black 5 Florence. The entrance is off the street and somewhat inconspicuous but the man who was running the hotel was extremely friendly. The rooms are large and the bed was comfortable. From the hotel, we easily walked to the Pone Vecchio,...

Thank Kelly W
Stuttgart, Germany
Reviewed September 13, 2016

A very nice bed & breakfast in central Florence. Our room was very big and clean. We didn't book any breakfast so we were surprised as we got offered the typical italian breakfast with a coffee and a croissant. I can definitely recommend it!

Thank Astrid E
Norwich, United Kingdom
Reviewed June 7, 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for four nights and I must say I was slightly apprehensive after reading some bad reviews after I had booked this hotel. But when we got there it was a pretty easy procedure and we had a lovely room. People complain about the stairs in a lot of reviews and yes there are lots of stairs to...

Thank chh22
Panama City, Panama
Reviewed April 25, 2016

We arrived, and were very dissappointed, no elevator, no help whatsoever, the person in reception not very friendly. Rooms were ok, breakfast a joke. Florence is a wonderful city. But I do not recommend this hotel.

Thank gis2610
Doncaster, United Kingdom
Reviewed April 18, 2016

Very clean, modern, stylish room. Good bathroom lots of hot water, hand wash and shower wash provided, everything you need for a short break. Fridge with complimentary still and sparkling water + fruit juices.

Thank Joy F
Reviewed December 13, 2015 via mobile

We have been staying there for a few years now and if the welcome and reception is still perfect, the room would need a bit of refreshing. Broken sink and toilets, heating not running properly and a water leak transforming the bathroom in swimming pool...the room was still very nice but I would not recommend the room giving out on...

Thank schipot
Delta State, Nigeria
Reviewed December 1, 2015 via mobile

Black 5 is a wonderful place to be in Florence. Rooms are beautiful and staff is superb. Comfort is ensure with free WiFi , air conditioning, TV and fresh continental breakfast every morning. Location is central and walking distance from most signs of Florence. Very good security in the rooms during the stay. Fully recommended to everyone wants a good...

Thank Mary M
Reviewed November 13, 2015 via mobile

For those of you that have a problem walking up three sets of steps you might be frustrated. Once you enter the bed-and-breakfast you will be pleasantly surprised What a great experience and a fantastic room. Centrally located. Florence was by far our favorite destination in Italy.

Thank Makelifeanadventure
South Africa
Reviewed October 9, 2015

Well where to begin. We where on Honeymoon last week in Europe and Traveled to Rome, Florence, Venice and Paris and you do not want to stay here. We booked here based on good review score of 4 and above on tripadvisor and and an 8 on booking.com. But let me tell you now this is probably the nosiest place...

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Santa Croce
Stop and stare at the beauty and symmetry of the Basilica of Santa Croce any time day or night. Unraveling around it are a number of architectural and artistic masterpieces, from the Synagogue to the Central National Library. As a hub for young people, the area gets busy with people who want to have fun: a continuous flow of tourists and locals become animated by songs and dances.
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  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Minibar
  • Free Internet
  • Public Wifi
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Room Service
  • Dry Cleaning
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Black 5 Florence Suite is a Charming Bed and Breakfast located in the Santa Croce Area of Florence's historical centre. It offers, Free WiFi, Free Minibar with Mineral Water, Air-Conditioned rooms, hairdryer and private Bathroom. Breakfast is settled in Your Room complimentary. Rooms are decorated in different styles and colours to provide a cosy atmosphere and different experiences. The Black 5 Florence Suite is located less than 5 minutes walking away the Uffizi Gallery and the Ponte Vecchio. Wellness Center is at 500 mt walking distance from Black 5 Florence and is available if you book it in advance. All Rooms are, with ensuite bathroom, whirlpool bath or shower, hairdryer, large and bright windows. They all look onto the central Via Verdi. They are equipped with Free WiFi, air conditioning, Free Minibar with Mineral Water, TV, Safe, Antiallergic Mattresses, Double pillows and bed linen in pure Egyptian cotton.Breakfast settled in Your Room consist of: Coffee or Tea, Milk, Brioches, Muesli,Crisp Bread, Butter, Jam, Honey, Yogurt, Orange Juice. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Black 5 Florence

Address: Via Giuseppe Verdi 5, 50122, Florence, Italy
Location: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence > Santa Croce
Price Range: $115 - $289 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Black 5 Florence 4*
Number of rooms: 6
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