We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

B&B Lanterna Fiorentina

Show Prices
Enter dates for lowest prices
powered by PriceFinder
Check In Check Out
1 room 2 adults 0 children
We check 200+ sites to find the latest and lowest prices.
Professional photos
B&B Lanterna Fiorentina
View Map
{"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}
Add Photo Write a Review

171 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
  • More
Showing 14: English reviews
Start your review of B&B Lanterna Fiorentina
 Click to rate
Reviewed July 14, 2016

Great B&B to stay while in Florence, located in a good position within walking distance to all major sites. Gianna was a wonderful host, and nothing was ever too much trouble for her. Breakfast was small (croissant and coffee) in cafe next door, however they were the most delicious croissants i have had in a while. spacious room and recommend...

Thank Lzoro1
Gianna B, Proprietario at B&B Lanterna Fiorentina, responded to this review

thank you very much for be my guest kind regards Gianna

Seoul, South Korea
Reviewed June 13, 2016 via mobile

room was big enough and really clean. bed and sofa was covered with new linen which made me felt good. breakfast coupon can be used at neighbored cafe(leonardo's). bread and coffee there were so great too. good restaurant 'fuoco matto' was just in front of. place was little bit far from S.M.N stn than my expect, but i was definitely...

Thank onockcr
Gianna B, Proprietario at B&B Lanterna Fiorentina, responded to this review

Thank you for be my guest kind regards Gianna

Boston, Massachusetts
Reviewed September 19, 2015

I staid at the B&B for one night in a single room and was very pleased. It was well-located near the Academy gallery just a short walk from the train station. The room was comfortable, clean, with great airconditioning (it was 100 degrees F outside!) and free wifi. Breakfast was just a croissant and cappuccino at the next-door tea room...

Thank PW02130
Reviewed September 16, 2015

Lanterna Fiorentina Bed & Breakfast How Chy D can say this property does not offer value for money is beyond my understanding - for what you get in Florence it is a bargain. It is true that, if you must have a big hearty breakfast before you start the day, you might be better staying elsewhere but for those coming...

Thank bonviveur60
Seoul, South Korea
Reviewed August 13, 2015

I had to leave my hostel for one night during my time in Florence as there was no availability as i wanted to stay longer (Florence was the best city!) so I booked a night at the Lanterna Fiorentina last minute as the rate was very very good for a single room, and it was just down the road from...

Thank calet_v
Reviewed July 24, 2014

This was so much nicer that I had expected. We had a triple room and my son was very impressed (he wanted to stay in a 5 star hotel haha). The rooms were lovely, it was quiet, it was central, Gianna was very kind and helpful. I panicked a bit when we arrived and there was no answer but I...

Thank sammysunshine
Reviewed May 23, 2014

Negatives: When we booked we had only been told that our double-room had a private bathroom outside. Actually it was a single room ( really tiny with a temporary added bed) connected by a door to another room. No privacy. Then the bathroom had no window and was so tiny as to be claustrophobic (we had to stay with the...

1Thank Chy D
Canberra, Australia
Reviewed July 18, 2013

To be honest, this B&B was my second choice in Florence, and I wasn't expecting much more than an average stay. But I was rather pleasantly surprised! The room was much bigger and brighter than others I'd stayed in for the same price, and had a homely yet luxurious feel to it. I was stoked to find a kettle and...

3Thank Sarah C
Reviewed April 21, 2012

We love this b&b and would definitely stay here again if we were to return to Florence. Gianna is very helpful and has everything prepared upon our arrival. The rooms are very clean and lovely. The location is great. it is within walking distance to the key places of interest. We love the breakfast place opposite the b&b. Highly recommended!

1Thank Florence S
Richmond, Virginia
Reviewed August 4, 2009

Gianna was a fabulous host at her lovely B&B in Florence. I had just parted ways from my travel group and had one day where I was traveling on my own. Florence was the perfect place to go, and Lanterna Fiorentina was the perfect lodging! The room was very comfortable and clean. The bathroom was terrific, very clean and a...

2Thank liznem
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question

14 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

All Traveler Photos (14)
Room/Suite (7)
Bathroom (3)
Other (4)
Check In Check Out
Hotels you might also like...
Travelers also viewed these Florence hotels
IH Hotel Firenze Business
#230 of 421 in Florence
153 reviews
Albergo Firenze
Albergo Firenze
#188 of 421 in Florence
608 reviews
San Lorenzo
Residenza Le Rondini
Residenza Le Rondini
#194 of 659 in Florence
112 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices
Villino il Leone
#197 of 659 in Florence
145 reviews
Residenze La Mongolfiera
#344 of 659 in Florence
143 reviews
Select Executive
#522 of 659 in Florence
140 reviews
Show Prices
Show Prices
Show Prices

Staying in San Lorenzo

Neighborhood Profile
San Lorenzo
San Lorenzo’s lively merchants shout out from behind stalls with an array of products in one of the most traditional neighborhoods in Florence. Different ethnic groups join together in the large outdoor market of San Lorenzo and in the Central Market, a vast multi-floored building. Visitors are bound to fall in love with this area and in particular, with its variety of food, especially those focusing on Florentine dishes as well as international selections. Nobody leaves San Lorenzo without a shopping bag in hand or with an empty stomach.
Explore this neighborhood
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question


  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
About the property
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Accessible rooms
In your room
  • Air Conditioning
  • Refrigerator in room
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Small and comfortable B&B placed in the hearth of Florence. Book through Gianna, there will be an extra for you! Placed 10 minutes away from Santa Maria Novella station and from Fortezza da Basso base of Pitti Image, its position is within walk distance to the most beautiful museum and monument in Florence. The B&B offers 3 nice rooms carefully furnished, with individual air conditioning, TV with satellite antenna and Wi-Fi system. All the bedrooms have their own bathroom with a big shower space and hair drier. ... more   less 

Additional Information about B&B Lanterna Fiorentina

Address: Via Ventisette Aprile 11, 50129, Florence, Italy
Location: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence > San Lorenzo
Price Range: $81 - $122 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — B&B Lanterna Fiorentina 4*
Number of rooms: 3
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com, Hotels.com, Expedia, Agoda, Priceline, HostelWorld, Travelocity, Hotwire, TripOnline SA and HotelQuickly so you can book your B&B Lanterna Fiorentina reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.
Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Here's what travelers have asked, with answers from B&B Lanterna Fiorentina staff and other travelers.
1 question
Ask a question
Questions? Get answers from B&B Lanterna Fiorentina staff and past guests.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

See which rooms travelers prefer

“Non lo consiglio per più di una notte, oppure almeno assicuratevi di non prendere la "camera doppia col bagno esterno" perché si tratta di una piccola singola un po' arrangiata.”
ChyD, May 23, 2014 | Read review
1 of 1
Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question