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La Casa del Garbo

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We loved this delightful B and B. We were greeted by the friendliest staff (whose name I am ashamed to say I have forgotten). Our room was overlooking the piazza and was very comfortable in every way. The little kitchen was very efficiently laid out too. The position is terrific - right next to the Gucci Museum (some nice gifts... More 

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San Juan, Puerto Rico
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Very dissappointing! If you have a rental car Do Not stay here, impossible to access as it is located in a restricted area, must contact hotel before you arrive, we arrived at 7pm and there was No One to receive us. They leave a message on door to call them! The room was in 4th Floor with NO elevator, room... More 

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garbofirenze, Direttore at La Casa del Garbo, responded to this review

Dear Guest, We thank you very much for the time you spent to leave your review regarding La Casa Del Garbo! We are continually striving to improve the hospitality we offer, and our guest’s comments are always welcome. We are really sorry you did not enjoyed our beautiful Benvenuto suite, (furnished in Florentin style and not "dated" like defined by... More 

Sydney, Australia
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15 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This B & B was in a perfect location for those on foot. Pretty much everything was in walking distance and although on a busy square there was no disruption due to noise. The apartment was more of a suite I would say as there was no separate sitting area, basically two bedrooms and a bathroom with basic tea/coffee facilities.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Perfect b&b close to the center of Florence less than 10 mins walk from the Duomo. Lovely square, location next to the Gucci Museum. Room good standard very good thought slightly old fashioned decor reminded me of a Swiss style chalet interior. Aircon in each room and excellent service and breakfast served by a lovely guy called Willy.

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Victoria, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2016 via mobile

We are an older couple, so the steps from the entrance to reception with luggage were a bit of a problem. Otherwise the hotel is absolutely wonderful. The room and its facilities were very good and the view out onto the piazza brilliant. Hot water jug and tea were provided, but no coffee or milk, strange. The breakfast was exceptional,... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016

My husband booked this place for my birthday trip away, it was lovely. Perfectly placed near all of the main tourist attractions. We stayed in a Suite, with a bedroom, lounge area, bathroom and kitchen area - this ended up being great as we started eating breakfast at 'home'. It was clean and well looked after, I'd definitely go stay... More 

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Denver, CO
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016 via mobile

I don't think Casa del Garbo can be topped! We had a great time staying here. Friendly staff, comfortable beds, affordable price, right in the middle of everything! We stayed in the Cosimo I room, huge and looked recently remodeled and bathroom updated. Italian breakfast was great. Don't expect eggs and pancakes, here you get the real deal, fresh fruit,... More 

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California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016 via mobile

This is my third time to stay in La Casa del Garbo so you can expect this to be a good review. The location alone cannot be beat. A fantastic view of the Piazza della Signoria and Palazzo Vecchio right from your window (if you ask for a room facing them). The breakfast is satisfying and the staff is very... More 

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Boynton Beach, Florida
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2016

Elegant B&B in the heart of Florence with spectacular view. Modern, comfortable Renaissance inspired rooms. Attentive staff. Italian breakfast served in a cozy dining room. Affordable & unforgettable!

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Manila, Philippines
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2016 via mobile

We had a room with a window overlooking Piazza Della Signorina. The room is very spacious and the linens are clean with ample amenities. Breakfast is served at a common dining room by a courteous butler. The location of this property is very convenient as it is right next to the Uffizi gallery and a 5-minute walk to Ponte Vecchio.... More 

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Staying in Uffizi

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Uffizi
Every visitor coming to Florence for the first time will immediately identify with Uffizi. As in past times, passing through Via dei Calzaiuoli, you can reach the city center, the Florence that everybody dreams of. In just a few steps, visitors can experience the rare beauty of the capital of the Renaissance. walking delighted across Palazzo Vecchio and overlooking Piazza della Signoria, up to the Loggia of the Uffizi where it is possible to fully taste the talent of the best artists who animated Florence over the centuries. When the sun goes down, there’s nothing better than a walk along the river Arno up to the ancient bridge, Ponte Vecchio. It is full of jewels and decorated by the colors captured in postcards.
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Room Service
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Suites
  • Kitchenette
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Minibar
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Multilingual Staff
  • Room Service
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Casa called del Garbo, with its tastefully furnished rooms, its windows opening out onto Piazza della Signoria is all one with the warmth of the family who are keeping it alive today: Simonetta and Giovanni Paoli, their children Giulia and Marcello and with them all the other valuable collaborators who are there to welcome on your arrival, accompany you to your rooms or offer you a simple meal that tastes of home. ... more   less 

Additional Information about La Casa del Garbo

Address: Piazza della Signoria 8, 50122, Florence, Italy
Location: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence > Uffizi
Price Range: $122 - $228 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — La Casa del Garbo 4*
Number of rooms: 10
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