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Best Beds and Breakfasts in Florence

B&Bs Can Be the Best Way to Enjoy Florence

With so many B&Bs in Florence, you can easily be overwhelmed trying to choose one that works for you and for your family. Most provide some of the best service and rooms in Italy without the large price tag--in fact, it can be more fun to stay in a cozier, more welcoming environment. Italian hospitality is some of the best in the world, and these B&Bs offer you the feeling of being among family when you stay there.

You might want to consider La Signoria Bed and Breakfast Firenze. This bed and breakfast caters to travelers of any persuasion, and you will also find that they wish to keep you full and happy with a hearty breakfast and a fantastic location near all of the important sights that you have to see. It's an especially personal hotel where you will find a staff happy to help you with any of your needs.

Another B&B that takes amazing care of its guests is a Florence View B&B. Harkening back to the days when a guest was treated like a member of the family, you'll find plenty of reasons to stay here--not only is there an amazing breakfast, but the Duomo is only a few minutes away.


This quaint little bed and breakfast is located right at the Duomo--putting you in the center of the action and giving you an easy walk to everything that you might want to see. Breakfast can be served in your room and offers you incredible views of the cathedral and of the baptistry right near by. Despite being on the main piazza, you can still manage to get an excellent night's sleep because of the newly-installed double-paned windows. Not only do you have easy access to everything, but the owner takes extra care to make sure that you enjoy your time at the bed and breakfast and that you continue to return.

Recommended for Bed and Breakfast because: A charming B&B with a staff that wants to see you return again and again.

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If you are in need of a great deal and a good night's sleep, you can expect nothing less from La Signoria di Firenze Bed and Breakfast. They have a small mini-bar and plenty of amenities to make your stay more comfortable. You'll find a TV, WiFi, and a cozy atmosphere that makes you feel like you are staying in a home rather than an impersonal hotel. The staff is also extremely helpful and kind if you need anything while you are there. Best of all? The price is more than reasonable and allows you to enjoy your time walking around the city more.

Recommended for Bed and Breakfast because: You'll find great deals and a comfortable environment at this little B&B.

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Right by the Duomo and near all the main sights, this beautifully-decorated bed and breakfast offers guests the feeling of luxury without being too stuffy. You can have wonderful views of the Duomo, and the staff is flexible and happy to assist you if you need help with anything. Make sure to ask about some of the best restaurants nearby--there is plenty to taste and try. The breakfast here is also great, and even though the rooms are small they have a homey feel that you cannot often find in many hotels. For the luxury experience without huge prices, this is the perfect spot for you.

Recommended for Bed and Breakfast because: This is the perfect B&B for if you want to see all the sights.

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The B&B Al Ventaglio can be one of the best spots for returnees to Florence. If you have seen and done everything within the city center, it might be the perfect option for you to get out a bit on the outskirts and see some of the other museums and sights offered. The rooms here are large, and there the breakfast offered is delicious and has plenty of options for those looking for a hearty meal. The staff is welcoming and ready to help you with all of your needs--no matter whether you need to find out which bus to take to get to the center or if you have a concern about your room.

Recommended for Bed and Breakfast because: This B&B has a charming atmosphere and great prices no matter what your range is.

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If you are looking for a combination of both class and unique design, this bed and breakfast in the city center can offer you everything you need for you to enjoy your stay. It's location makes it easy for you to get to everything you want, and the owner takes extra care to make sure you are enjoying your time in Florence. The rooms are modern and clean, and it is only two minutes away from the train station where you can easily get to and from if you are planning on seeing other parts of Italy. Overall, you can find a special experience here unlike many other hotels or bed and breakfasts throughout the city.

Recommended for Bed and Breakfast because: Design rules here at this B&B where each room has personality.

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With a focus on the "breakfast" part of bed and breakfast, the Gourmet B&B Villa Landucci offers a delicious morning meal and a comfortable place to stay. It has a clean feel and a central location near the Santa Maria Novella train station, where you can easily get to other destinations in Tuscany or take the train to Rome. The bed and breakfast overall has a very homey feel, and you'll find a small staff will to offer you a personal touch if you need anything. They also offer free bikes if you plan on taking a tour of the city that way.

Recommended for Bed and Breakfast because: Foodies will find this spot especially charming and the breakfast delicious.

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Centrally-located, you'll find the B&B La Casa Tintori has everything you need in order to enjoy your stay in Florence for a more than reasonable price. The bed and breakfast has plenty of amenities that you would often have to pay more for at another hotel. Free WiFi and air conditioning make this a great spot to choose if you are planning on being in Florence during the hot summer months. The location is another reason to consider staying here--that and the individually decorated rooms with different themes. The uniqueness of this spot makes you feel like you have your own private quarters--without spending more money than you want to.

Recommended for Bed and Breakfast because: This B&B has a particularly homey feel to it that can't be beat.

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For a small bed and breakfast, Stanze del David Place offers plenty of comfort and a luxury feel for its guests. You'll find air conditioning, slippers, and other small details that make this place special and unlike other hotels in the area. It's also located near the Piazza della Signoria--offering you easy access to the Uffizi, Duomo, and other main sights of the city. Breakfast is also served until the late time of 11:30, giving you plenty of time to sleep in and enjoy the beautifully-furnished rooms. For a truly relaxing experience that you are unlikely to forget, consider looking into booking a room here.

Recommended for Bed and Breakfast because: Offering a luxurious feel for a great price, this is a cozy B&B for all guests.

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A little out of the city center, you'll find that this spot combines the best feeling of being in the city of Florence without some of the overwhelming chaos that sometimes comes with staying there. You can sit back and relax on the back patio at this quiet, cosy bed and breakfast. With only a few rooms, you know that you will be treated with the utmost of personal care--the staff is small and takes time to make sure that you are well-relaxed and you can get in and out of the city to see the sights and enjoy your time in Florence.

Recommended for Bed and Breakfast because: This is a great B&B for those who have already seen much of Florence.

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Located on the busy and beautiful Piazza della Repubblica, the B&B Emozioni does a great job of making guests feel like they are escaping from the city and into a quiet, homey environment. The personal care that the staff takes to make sure you enjoy your stay truly makes the experience at this bed and breakfast unique. Not only do you feel like you are being pampered, but the location and rooms are enough to make you consider resting here--it's situated right in the heart of the city center close to wonderful restaurants and all the main sights. Anything you might need, you can simply ask for.

Recommended for Bed and Breakfast because: This is a personal B&B with a great staff willing to help you.

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