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Calgary, Canada
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016

Our stay at Al Canto B&B was a big highlight of our trip to Italy. The family owned and operated home is absolutely beautiful and in a lovely neighborhood. The rooms are beautifully decorated, clean and modern, yet in an antique setting. The location was superb. A quiet place to come back to after a long day of touring. It... More 

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If we could rate our guests it would be a five star for you guys. Thank you for the lovely words and remember, we will always be here waiting for your next trip. All the best from Firenze, Best Regards, Linda Ryan Nicholas and Fletcher :-) More 

San Venanzo, Italy
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 10, 2015

I have stayed at Al Canto more than once and I find this delightful B&B perfect for my visits to Florence. The rooms are big and airy, the beds are super comfortable, the bathrooms clean with every amenity. Breakfast is plentiful and delicious. The large dining room is always open if one wants to make a cup of tea or... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015 via mobile

A wonderful piece of tranquility to venture into Florence and the Tuscany region. Perfectly situated with a short bus ride into Florence and just a few blocks from the start of the infamous Chianti wine trail to Siena. Nick and Linda were friendly and so accommodating. If you get a chance, ask Linda about some pointers on art history before... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015 via mobile

This beautiful B&B made for a wonderful and unique Tuscan experience. It was perfectly situated on the edge of downtown and close to the Tuscan hills, wine region and the cute town of Fiesole. It was very easy to get to the centre by a ten minute bus ride. The bus was only a couple of blocks from the apartment.... More 

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London, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

My wife and I spent a long weekend at Al Canto after a 2 week tour of Turin, Milan, Venice and Florence. Al Canto is an amazing family run B&B. The rooms are extremely spacious and clean. The entire complex has been beautifully renovated with exposed brick. There is a courtyard in the centre of the B&B which provides a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

Stayed here in July 2014 for our anniversary. Lovely b&b decor was lovely, clean and tidy. Couldn't ask for better service its a family run business which really cares. Really knowledgeable and helpful from where to buy bus tickets, booking tickets for us to popular attractions or great places for dinner within budget. A bit outside tyhhe town but don't... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

At least that's the local folklore concerning this lovely B&B whose origins on this site date to the Middle Ages. Fear not travelers, having recently stayed for several nights we can assure you that the accommodations are vastly improved over what the poet must have experienced. The ground floor room in which we stayed was well appointed, comfortable and quiet,... More 

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Aptos, California, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

We stayed with Linda over the holidays and had a wonderful time. When we arrived via train we took a taxi to the B&B, took about 5-7 minutes to get there. Upon arrival we were greeted by Nick and shown to our lovely and huge rooms. We had a wonderful room on the first floor. The bed was SO comfortable!... More 

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Northampton
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

A group of 6 of us stayed here for 3 nights in early October, before going on to Siena. The rooms were all immaculate. Linda our host, greeted us with a chilled bottle of wine, and made us all very welcome. The building itself has loads of character - part of it is an old tower from the middle ages,... More 

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Loughborough, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

We stayed here for a few nights and found the accommodation excellent and very romantic. The room was lovely and it opened out onto a beautiful little courtyard where we could have breakfast. The guesthouse is situated a little way outside of Florence, which would be a downside if you really wanted to be in the heart of things, but... More 

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Additional Information about Al Canto

Address: Via Aretina 340, 50136, Florence, Italy
Location: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence
Price Range: $98 - $98 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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