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We get a lot of requests for recommendations, often based on quite specific needs, such as a family traveling with small children looking for a B&B or another wanting to stay in a self catering apartment within easy to reach of all of the main attractions or even couples looking for the perfect honeymoon hotel or luxurious villa for their destination wedding venue.  Sometimes its just a case of getting some feedback on the different areas of Florence and how the best respond to your needs.  And sometimes we know that you are just look for some personal feedback on the many choices.

Your Eyes and Ears in Florence

With our on site experience, having lived in Tuscany & Florence for years, and keeping in mind the variety of requests and needs, the VisitFlorence Team provides in-depth reviews, independent observations and interviews of a select group of accommodations. The objective is to get to know the owners and share our impressions, making suggestions as to who would find each place interesting and why!

We speak directly with the owners and those who work in close daily contact with guests, hearing and experiencing the passion they put into their hospitality and the work they do. Our aim is to introduce some of the vacation villa rentals and holiday homes or farmhouses to you as you are searching for and considering which is the perfect place to stay at during your time in Florence - helping you book a place feeling like you already know them.

We are certain this will ensure you have a great holiday in Florence!

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Antiche Dimore Fiorentine: Boutique B&Bs in Downtown Florence

The Antiche Dimore Fiorentine is a small group of small bed and breakfasts in a residential neighborhood just minutes from Piazza San Marco in the historical center of Florence. All of the rooms in Johanna, Antica Dimora Johlea and Antica Dimora Firenze are tastefully furnished with antiques and precious fabrics and poster beds and all are designed to welcome you into an atmosphere of a home with common areas that remind you of a living room and dining room at a friend's home.

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Villa Antea - Luxury & Timeless Elegance

Villa Antea is just a few minutes from the historic center of Florence. The luxury villa, built at the beginning of the 1900s, offers just 6 elegant rooms furnished with antiques, fine silk tapestries and bathrooms finished with marvelous Carrara marble. All elements to make your stay in Florence truly special!

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La Tinaia: Family Run Holiday Apartment rentals near Florence

These 5 vacation apartments just 15 kms outside of the Florence city center feature a serene setting where you can truly relax & enjoy the beauty of Tuscany while close to Pisa, Siena & San Gimignano. The family run vineyard & olive grove promise many surprises.

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Al Duomo B&B: Gaze Upon Brunelleschi's Masterpiece

The B&B Al Duomo & apartments are very centrally located in the heart of historic center of Florence just steps from Piazza del Duomo and Piazza della Repubblica. This Florence B&B near Duomo offers a comfortable stay in rooms with all modern amenities while soaking up the view of the cathedral, bell tower and characteristic red-tile roofs of Florence's palaces.

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Review by VisitFlorence: Palazzo La Medicea & Terrace Roof Top

The two dynamic ladies that run Palazzo La Medicea, a residence in the city center of Florence have created special corner for your vacation in the middle of it all. Comfort, convenience and a terrace that adds the WOW factor

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Casa dei Tintori B&B - Holiday in a Genuine Medieval Palazzo

Surrounded by the colors and history of Florence, B&B Casa dei Tintori will ignite your imagination with its colors, perfumes and textures.  There are 5 B&B suites highlighting the original architecture and origins of this historic building.

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La Masseria - Vacation Apartments Close to Florence, Chianti & Pisa

Immersed in the Tuscan countryside, about 30 km from Florence, La Masseria Holiday Home Rental offers 3 independent apartments that can be rented separately or together accommodating up to 13 people. Includes outdoor pool and free Wifi.

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Porcigliano B&B - Hearty, Organic Breakfast in Mugello

Guests can relax in the garden, take walks in the nearby hills and enjoy a rich breakfast made with organic local ingredients all near the city center of Florence.  A stay at the eco-fiendly Porcigliano Bed and Breakfast promises a welcoming and relaxing setting for your holiday in the Tuscan countryside.

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Borgo della Meliana: Location, Luxury & Spectacular Views

Positioned in the geographic center of Tuscany, Borgo della Meliana combines luxury accommodations with attentive service, WiFi, AC and a relaxing garden. The self catering apartments and vacation villa rentals are ideal for events & wedding ceremonies.

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Casa Palmira B&B - By Bus Ride from Florence

Tucked away in the green rolling hills of the Mugello, the Casa Palmira near Florence enjoys a unique location just 9km from the famous Etruscan-Roman town of Fiesole and 16km from Florence. The stone home offers rooms, suites and a two bedroom apartment.

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Podere Le Cave: The Florence Skyline at Sunset

Truly spectacular views from the sunny terrace of B&B Podere Le Cave will enchant you at this cosy bed and breakfast only minutes away from the Florence city center. Promises of tranquility, easy day trips to Chianti & many photo opportunities await you now

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Le Stanze di Santa Croce B&B - Close to Piazza

Guests can not only enjoy spacious comfortable rooms, a delicious breakfast at Le Stanze di Santa Croce B&B but also the possibility to go to the market and cook a delious lunch with Mariangela.

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Il Palagetto B&B - Parking in the City Center

B&B Il Palagetto situated within a walking distance to Florence's historical center in the Oltrarno area. The B&B offers 5 large, cozy bedrooms, a delicious breakfast and the extra plus that you can park it and forget about it!

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Poggio al Sole - Trekking, Sun & Saffron Flowers

Poggio al Sole B&B offers 5 double rooms furnished in typical Tuscan decor, with wood-beamed ceilings and terracotta floors and a brand new swimming pool.  Within minutes you can drive or take public transport to the city center of Florence.

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Agriturismo Frascole, Near Florence, Wine & Olive oil

Located in the hills of Chianti Rufina, just a short distance from Florence, Agriturismo Frascole is a large wine producing estate with 5 traditional self-catering apartments for a budget conscious traveller.

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B&B Due Volpi - Romance of the Countryside

The B&B Due Volpi boasts a country chic decor perfect for couples searching for a romantic stay in the countryside, just a short drive to Florence. Plan a leaisurely day by the pool, a dinner with the owner or hiking the many nearby trails.

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A Review: Residenza d'Epoca Toscanelli - In the Middle of it All

Restored with passion, conviction and a deep appreciation of what makes a vacation special, the Residenza d’Epoca Toscanelli with 5 double rooms and 1 panoramic suite with living room in bustling city center of Florence guarantees a tranquil and quiet atmosphere directly in front of Palazzo Pitti.

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Villa La Medicea: Vineyards & Cypress Tree Parks

The prestigious villa rental on the outskirts of Florence, near the heart of Chianti Classico features spacious gardens, luminous accommodations and a spectacular pool overlook the magnificant visto of small towns, vineyards and olive groves.  Choose to stay with up to 10 persons in the beautiful and convenient villa rental Villa La Medicea.

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