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Pensione Bencista

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Pensione Bencista is a 14th-century villa set in the hills above Florence and surrounded by Tuscan olive groves. The terrace offers panoramic views of the city. You have a free internet point with Wi-Fi in the lounge at Pensione Bencista. There is also a game and TV room, plus a children's play area on the grounds. Breakfast includes sweet and savory Tuscan products. Free parking is provided. The pretty town of Fiesole is just a 5 minute drive from Pensione Bencista.
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Free Parking
Restaurant
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair access
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HOTEL STYLE
Quirky Hotels
Historic Hotel
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Location
Full view
Getting there
Peretola Airport5 mi
Gal Galilei Airport46 mi
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All reviews the bus fixed menu overlooking florence family run operation charming family old world olive groves glass of wine modern hotel interesting history ceiling fan a wonderful place to stay watch the sunset small town an amazing view air conditioning surrounding hills
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Reviewed 4 days ago

incredible view ; historical building with character; easy connection via bus to the center of florence (approx. 15 minutes max); nice staff, ...... closed during winter ,we used the free shuttle to nearby restaurant (- worked perfect)

Date of stay: August 2018
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Reviewed November 6, 2018

Well run and friendly staff. Wonderful and helpful, a true pleasure. A wonderful old villa with an amazing view. The bus was very easy into town and their nightly shuttle to the neighboring cities for dinner was extra helpful. The ladies as the desk were...More

Date of stay: September 2018
1  Thank Tammi S
Reviewed October 24, 2018

Pensione Bencista is one-of-a-kind - something out of the old world. I've been staying here for years - in fact, every time I visit Florence - and have introduced numerous clients as well - all who fall in love. The view, the service, the antiques...More

Date of stay: July 2018
1  Thank Joe L
Reviewed October 10, 2018

We had a room at the side of the hotel facing Florence (the hotel is on the side of a mountain). The view was wonderful..the room small but clean and well furnished with high ceilings. As noted by others there is a terrace, again overlooking...More

Date of stay: September 2018
1  Thank WineGuitarRob
Reviewed September 19, 2018

I stayed with my parents in the three bed suite with a fantastic view over Florence and its Duomo. The Bencista is operated by a wonderful and very helpful family that made us feel at home instantly. Breakast at the terrace with the same fantastic...More

Date of stay: September 2018
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Response from beatricesimoni, Owner at Pensione BencistaResponded September 23, 2018

Thank you for your kind review. Best regards

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Grace G
September 24, 2018|
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Response from beatricesimoni | Property representative |
Dear Guest, Yes, we have a laundry service and there is a room where you can iron or we will do it for you. Looking forward to welcoming you at Bencistà Best regards Vilma
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champangedreamz
September 14, 2017|
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Response from beatricesimoni | Property representative |
The airport is 30- 45 minutes far by car from our hotel and we have a free parking place. Hoping to have the pleasure of welcoming you at Bencista Best regards Vilma
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sidbiggle
September 3, 2017|
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Response from beatricesimoni | Property representative |
Hello. Yes, we have an elevator. Best regards Vilma
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Room Tips
"Don't use booking.com."
667williamj
Aug 27, 2018
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"Go for the large rooms with the terrace, and spectacular views."
David1852
Jul 6, 2018
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"ask for city view"
dicksmith24
Jul 5, 2018
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"All rooms are quiet, and the rooms with a view onto Florence are labeled as such when you book."
TA21186
Apr 21, 2018
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PRICE RANGE
$93 - $160 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
pensione bencista fiesolepensione bencista hotel fiesole
LOCATION
ItalyTuscanyProvince of FlorenceFiesole
NUMBER OF ROOMS
41
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