"Florence in Red" room in Center

House - Private room · Via Pietro Toselli, Florence, Tuscany 50144, Italy

The Space

Feeling home in the heart of Florence, in a historic villa in a unique and relaxed atmosphere.
Located in a very strategic location, our Guest House is a just 15 minutes walk from the historic center and the Santa Maria Novella Station and a short pass from the Fortezza da Basso and Palazzo dei Congressi, the site of important events related to the other Italian fashion.
Whether your stay is for personal reasons, to work, study or simply to immerse yourself in the endless beauty of the city of Florence, this is the ideal place for your every need.
The rooms of different types, elegantly furnished with a blend of classic and modern style, offer the ultimate in comfort.
At your disposal, fully equipped kitchen and a lovely garden where you can relax in the shade of a majestic orange tree.
Nothing is left to chance, everything is taken care of every detail so that your stay is something unique and unforgettable.

THE ROOM
Newly renovated, the room "Florence in Red", has outdoor bath and shower, 22 "LCD TV, heating and Wi-Fi, kitchen and garden.
The room can be arranged double or twin

SERVICES
Services included:
Opened 24/24
Keys available to guests at no time constraints
Fully equipped kitchen use
Room cleaning and linen change every 3 days
Free Wi-Fi
LCD TV in every room
Use Deck
Bicycle Rental
Luggage
Tourist information
Small pets allowed

Services on request:
Breakfast
Breakfast in the Room
Wake-up calls
Newspapers
Car park
Transfer to / from airport / train station
Laundry
Reservation exhibitions, museums, guided tours
Agreements with restaurants, pizzerias, trattorias

ABOUT
Our Guest House is located in Via Pietro Toselli, 99 in Florence and can be reached by:

• Train station "Santa Maria Novella": Bus citizens (ATAF) numbers: (phone number hidden) North direction (get off at Toselli) (1 KM)
• Motorway: exit Firenze Nord - direction center (9 KM)
• Airport "Amerigo Vespucci" Florence - towards the center (4.50 KM)
• Airport "Galileo Galilei" Pisa - Florence direction (80 KM)

CITY TAX
From 1 July 2011 the City of Florence by resolution of the City Council No. 230/33 of 06.20.2011, integrated by
resolution No. 21/2012, has established the “'tourist tax”.
The tax is applied to non-residents overnight stays in the city of Florence and for a maximum of 7 consecutive nights.
The tax rate for this tourist structure is 2 euro per person per night. There are the following exemptions:
a) children up to twelve years old ;
b) people who care for patients admitted to local hospitals, including outpatient care, for a maximum of two assistants
per patient;
c) patients who make hospital care in outpatient care;
d) students of the University of Florence.
It is also provided a 50% reduction of the tourist tax in the following cases:
a) groups of lower and upper secondary schools in Florence in teaching visit;
b) athletes under the age of 16 years, members of groups participating in sporting events and tournaments organized in collaboration with the Municipal Administration.

Room type: Private room
Bed type: Real Bed
Accommodates: 2
Bedrooms: 1
Beds: 1
Extra people: No Charge
Check In: 3:00 PM
Check Out: 11:00 AM
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Cancellation: Moderate

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  • My friend and I stayed at this Airbnb for just one night, and we really enjoyed meeting our hosts. The room was accurately described and met our needs! Although this hostel is located rather far from the train station and "old town" city center, it only costs about 10 euros for a taxi home. I would recommend it to others based on the great price and nice accommodations!

    March 2014
  • Thank you for your nice and tidy room. The owners are also very nice. Although it is a little far from railway station, there are many bus that go to the place.

    January 2014
  • The host was very kind and helpful. The apartment was really clean, and there were two bathrooms we could use. They had a good kitchen to cook an a nice patio where to sit and relax. The only problem we found was that our room was on a first floor, just on top of some trafic lights. The isolation was not very good and it was noisy at night.

    October 2013
  • Market is very close by to buy some proscuito (sp). City center is 10-15 minute walk, depending on your stride. 17 bus leading to SMN is very close. Overall, great place. Domenico is very accommodating and looks to please his guests. He is constantly working which is understandable as he run's his own business. Nice open backyard to enjoy an espresso or machiato. Will definitely keep him in mind when I come back to Florence!!

    For the people that complained about the noise...it is true but what do you expect when living in the city. For complainers about mosquitos...this is going to happen anywhere you go in Florence. Just don't open the windows. Domenico provides a fan.

    One word of advice - towels are not provided. Other than that, no complains.

    September 2013
  • This was the best place to stay in Florence! Great location, close to the train station and city centere. We booked room "Florence in Red" but there was some problem and Domenico gave us the most amazing room in his and Mario's place "The Stil Novo Attic" with private bathroom, kitchen and terrace. In Domenico's and Mario's place You will find all You need during Your visit in Florence, even bicicles! They are great and friendly host. The street was a little bit busy but after our long days of walking around we slept good. Definetely would stay here again!
    Thank You once again!!!
    Celestyna & Magda

    September 2013
  • It's too noisy!!!! I cannot sleep the whole night. Although the host is very nice and he also helped us print our tickets and waited me till midnight. It's a very nice place if ignore the noise from the street. I strongly recommend you to bring earplugs if you decide to stay here.

    August 2013
  • My experience was okay, but I regret to say that I won't come again. The room is next to a very busy street, doors were slammed inside in the middle of the night, and there is absolutely no noise isolation, so I couldn't sleep all night. Certainly, this is not Domenico's fault - I am very sensitive in what (street) noise is concerned. My boyfriend was traveling with me and he was able to find sleep. Domenico and Mario were friendly, available and communicative, they gave us a city map and made recommendations. Unfortunately, the restaurant Mario told us to go to was closed. The room was clean, and so were the two shared bathrooms. Though, you had to be quick to rush into the shower because the bath tub in the other bathroom was not to be used. Since we stayed only one night, we did not make use of the shared kitchen, but I am sure that at the guest house you have all the basic facilities at an economic rate. The place is very central, but I would not recommend to walk to the city, because it is not a very ice area to walk, close to the train station and very busy with traffic. But there is a bus, too, and the Taxi from the centre to the guest house was affordable (about 8 euros).

    August 2013
    Mario & Domenico
    Response from Mario & Domenico:

    Thank you for your review. You slept here just one night and we really don't know if about 12 hours are enough for leave a review like this.
    First of all, we are located in the heart of Florence, and like all the city in the world there are traffic.
    About the bathrooms, there is the bathtube that you CAN USE. You can't use like a shower to prevent overflow.
    About the kitchen, our guests can use it and all facilities (not at economic rates but) FOR FREE.
    About the area, i really don't understand why you not raccomanded to walk. There are big sidewalks and a lot of guest that we have go and came back in the center city every day.
    Dear Dominique, we are at your disposal when you would like to came back in our guest house for FREE not just for half day but for 3/4 days. We are sure that at the end of your stay your opinion will be different and same to the all over 60 review that we have. Every day we try our best for the our guests. We are happy if the guest are happy.
    Regards,
    Mario & Domenico

  • Mario and Domenico were great hosts. The apartment is not so close from old center (20 minutes by walk), but they borrowed us a bike and it was perfect to know Florence in a bike. The room and the bathroom were clean. The room is a little bit noisy and hot but they provided us a fan and we let the window closed. They were kind and they gave us good suggestions, very good Italian coffee (Lavazza) and mineral water. It was a very good experience!

    August 2013
  • Thanks to Domenico for his welcoming! I spend a very confortable stay in his house who is clean, not far from the center and easy to reach (take the bus 17 from Santa Maria Novella) and benefits of a terrace that is a big plus especially in summer!
    I recommand!

    August 2013
  • The location was very close to the center, it was clean and Domenico is a lovely, friendly and helpfull person. You can allways ask him for help. I highly recommend Domenico's house also becouse you can use the kitchen and eat in the beautiful terrace....The market is very close where you can find all the italian delicacy!!!!!! Grazie Domenico!! :-)

    August 2013
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Io e il mio amico e socio Domenico, dopo anni di esperienza nel settore alberghiero abbiamo deciso di avviare la nostra guest house nel cuore della splendida città di Firenze. Da sempre appassionati di viaggi e culture straniere, faremo di tutto per farvi sentire a casa! Me and my friend and business partner Domenico, after working for many years in hotels decided to run a new business opening our own Guest House in the heart of Florence. Passionate about travel and foreign cultures we will try our best to make you feel at home and taste the life in Florence.
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