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3 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We loved our visit in Florence and panella's was the perfect place to stay! Minutes away from the attractions, big, cozy and spacious room and excellent host! She greeted us right away with a map of the main attractions and served a delicious breakfast right to our room. We would definitely recommend :)

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Graziella C, Proprietario at Panella's Residence, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your appreciations. We are very happy for your good stay. This is our best satisfaction. We hope to meet you again in our home. Graziella Panella More 

Saint Louis, Missouri
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Reviewed October 26, 2016

We absolutely loved Panella's! It was a great place to stay. The room was nice and spacious and clean. Unfortunately, we were only able to eat breakfast one of the 3 mornings as we had early morning plans and Graziella did not start breakfast until around 9. But the one day we had was delicious and wonderful. Panella's was just... More 

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Graziella C, Proprietario at Panella's Residence, responded to this review

Thank you! Thank you! Thank you! for your appreciation. We are happy that our house was your house in Florence. The breakfast is possible from 8:30 onwards, because we are not refilled before 7:45 - 8:00. Unfortunately, you were out very soon. We wait to meet again soon. Sincerely. Graziella Panella More 

Randolph, New Jersey
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed October 19, 2016

Previously a convent, this unique B&B is a comfortable stay in a location convenient to fine eateries, the Duomo, Uffizi and Academia Gallery. Bedroom: clean, high ceiling, comfortable bed and the best pillows ever! Nice clean private bathroom. The hostess, Graziella is sweet as pie and full of helpful tidbits about the area.

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Graziella C, Proprietario at Panella's Residence, responded to this review

Thank you so much! We are very happy for your satisfaction. We hope you come back soon in your home of Florence. Graziella Panella More 

Jacksonville, Florida
2 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed October 14, 2016

My wive and I stayed at Panella's Residence for three nights. It was perfect for us because it is close to the Duomo and easy walking distance to all of the great places while being just far enough outside the core to be quiet and comfortable. It is very clean, the breakfasts good and Graziella was a fine host, recommending... More 

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Graziella C, Proprietario at Panella's Residence, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review. I am very happy that you were satisfied and therefore will always better. We hope to meet you soon. Best wishes. Graziella Panella More 

Charleston, South Carolina
1 review
Reviewed October 13, 2016

This B&B was just a short walk to all of the major sites in the city. The rooms are incredibly large and comfortable with murals and beamed ceilings. Breakfast was delicious. Everything was very positive and Graziella was very helpful in facilitating anything that was needed. We've stayed in many hotels in Europe and this is one of the best.... More 

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Graziella C, Proprietario at Panella's Residence, responded to this review

When our work receives your compliments so beautiful, we are really satisfied and rewarded. Thank you and we hope to see you again in our House. Graziella Panella More 

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Reviewed October 12, 2016

Graziella is a wonderful host and very accommodating to all your needs. A very historic building with comfortable rooms in a great location, walking distance to all the important sites in Florence. We wish we could have stayed longer!

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Graziella C, Proprietario at Panella's Residence, responded to this review

Thanks! Thanks! Thanks! Your rewards encourage us to do better not to disappoint the expectations of our customers-friends. Your florentine house awaits you soon again. Graziella Panella More 

Dallas, Texas
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Reviewed October 10, 2016

We chose Panella's residence based on its credibility in the Rick Steves book and it did not disappoint! Graziella is the most gracious, and warm host. We had such a good time chatting with her during breakfast. We slept so well every night in our spacious but cozy room. I will recommend her B&B and stay here again!

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Graziella C, Proprietario at Panella's Residence, responded to this review

Dearest, we are very happy that you were satisfied with your choice. Our first commitment is not to disappoint the expectations of good stay of our customers. We are happy when our customers wish to return to their Florentine home. We hope to meet you soon again. Thank you. Graziella Panella. More 

Grand Rapids, Michigan
2 reviews
Reviewed October 7, 2016

We loved our stay at Panella's Residence. It is a remodeled 15 century convent with lots of character. Graziella, our host, was extremely friendly, very gracious and helpful. We would definitely stay here again!

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Graziella C, Proprietario at Panella's Residence, responded to this review

Thank you very much! Your satisfaction is our best successful. Always better! We hope to meet you again. Graziella Panella More 

Birmingham, Alabama
1 review
Reviewed October 7, 2016

Graziella was Great Host and Breakfast was delicious! Graziella was helpful with maps and giving great directions. Close walking to everything in Florence! We had a huge room on the first floor and it was beautiful. Bus, Taxi service was easy to use.

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Graziella C, Proprietario at Panella's Residence, responded to this review

Thanks! thanks! thanks! Is very beautiful that our guests are very happy in our home. Our commitment to do better, to make you feel at home away from home. Graziella Panella More 

Chicago, Illinois
1 review
Reviewed October 3, 2016

We stayed at Panella's for 4 nights a few wks ago. The rooms are lovely, great location, super clean, breakfast room is cozy and the selection fresh and delicious. Graziella is a wonderful hostess and lovely woman. Her apply tart was spectacular!

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Graziella C, Proprietario at Panella's Residence, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review. Your satisfaction for a nice stay is for us the best reward and the incentive to do better. Thank you and we hope to meet again soon. Graziella Panella More 

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Staying in Duomo

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Duomo
Florentia, as it was called by Latins, is permeated by an eternal beauty spread in all corners of the city. The historic center is characterized by the immensity of the Duomo, able to transport tourists into the brightest age of Florence: the Renaissance. Who does not know the Brunelleschi Dome, San Giovanni Baptistery and the Giotto’s Campanile? Everything is enclosed here and it would be easy to imagine the city as it was in ancient times, with maids walking in the main square and horses carrying coaches. Nowadays, roads are busy with street artists. Rustic Tuscan bakeries give way to fashion shops; just stop for a few minutes in the middle of Piazza della Repubblica to enjoy the colors and sweet melody of the carousel that will bring back great memories from anyone’s childhood.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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Additional Information about Panella's Residence

Address: Via della Pergola 42, 50121, Florence, Italy
Location: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence > Duomo
Price Range: $102 - $174 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Panella's Residence 4*
Number of rooms: 5
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“We stayed on the top floor. The stairs are steep, so request the lower floor if you don't like climbing.”
 of 5 bubbles Wleuthold, Oct 14, 2016 | Read review
“all rooms are lovely”
 of 5 bubbles sandrapA4236LG, Oct 3, 2016 | Read review
“Room 41 is very quiet since it faces the courtyard.”
 of 5 bubbles rv47, Aug 26, 2016 | Read review
“I stayed in room 42 on the first floor. Although there was no lift I was assisted with my luggage and the room was huge!”
 of 5 bubbles Sophi20, May 27, 2016 | Read review
“stayed in the same room as rick steves,mention him and pay cash discount. back rooms quiet”
 of 5 bubbles hopem641, May 20, 2016 | Read review
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