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Guest House Bel Duomo

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 18 August 2016

we stayed here for one night whilst doing the main sites in Florence. Our room was clean, comfortable bed, good shower; everything that we needed. but the main selling point is the location, once we'd got past the slightly confusing directions and found it you couldn't fault its location. it really is a stones throw from the Duomo and easy...

Thank ian1232015
Reviewed 17 August 2016

Ideal location very close to the cathedral. Large rooms, comfortable beds, private shower/toilet for each room, but along the corridor for some rooms. Tea/coffee (instant!) in rooms, along with packaged crackers and croissant, but good prices negotiated in a nearby bar for breakfast - excellent visit and restaurant recommendations were most welcome too!

Thank Mary T
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

отличное расположение, рядом жд вокзал и основные достопримечательности, чистые аккуратные номера, прекрасный персонал. полностью оправдывает саою цену. excellent location , close to the railway station and main attractions , clean neat rooms , lovely staff . saoyu fully justifies the price .

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Cranbrook, Canada
Reviewed 12 August 2016

I stayed there in July 2016. Very good place to stay. Literally in downtown, 30 second’s walk from the main cathedral. Very very helpful reception. I made a mistake in not booking my last day in Florence and I had to move out and they were helpful and patient. Very good air conditioning. Clean. Significant noise in the mornings when...

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West Palm Beach, Florida
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

I didn't give it a five because it had no personnel from 7pm to 8am. Rooms were good shower worked. Would have loved it if it had an elevator. Lots of restaurants and Ice cream shops. Almost place you want to go is less than 30 min away. Lots of fancy store near by.

Thank Robert H
Reviewed 29 July 2016

Once I negotiated those stairs with my luggage I absolutely loved the room and my own private bathroom. Julio is a great host and gave me top advice on places I wanted to go and things I wanted to see. You are right in the middle of Florence steps away from the Duomo and San Lorenzo markets where you can...

Thank Karen R
Rome, Lazio, Italy
Reviewed 29 July 2016

The location is ideal because the B&B is literally very close to Santa Maria del Fiore Cathedral, there is also a stunning view from one of the room balcony to the famous Brunelleschi Chapel. I really want to thank the staff to be so patience and help me to feel comfortable during my stay in Florence. High recommended

Thank Filomena Z
The Woodlands, Texas
Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

Literally steps away from Dumom square. Great accommodations, beds were comfortable, staff extremely friendly, especially Julio. Only complaint was I couldn't stay longer, as I could have easily spent a few weeks there. I would highly recommend it. I will be back! Eric S

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Reviewed 21 June 2016

Stayed in the 4-5 person room and booked last minute. Was very impressed with the room! It had a small kitchenette and plenty of room. But I saw some of the other rooms and it looked like it could have been a little small. It was also in a very central location! Some reviewers complained about the noise but I...

Thank Christina N
Durham, North Carolina
Reviewed 16 June 2016

We were lucky enough to stay in a top floor room with a view of the Duomo and an outside balcony with table and chairs. What an absolutely wonderful experience in Florence! There are many stairs to climb, as others have mentioned. But this is true of many small Italian hotels. The room was lovely and bathrooms clean and had...

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Staying in San Lorenzo

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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.
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In the pedestrians' only area, just 10 metres from the corner of Piazza del Duomo. Guest House Bel Duomo is about 600 metres (10 minutes walk) from the main railway station, Santa Maria Novella, from which Florence airport is easily reachable via a frequent shuttle bus service. Bel Duomo offers 11 spacious rooms on the mezzanine level, first and third floors of the historic building (without a lift, unfortunately) in which it is located. Every room has a private bathroom, 7 ensuite while 4 rooms have private external bathrooms. All rooms are equipped with free wifi, central heating, air conditioning, flat screen TV, hairdryer, refrigerator and kettle. A simple breakfast of tea, instant coffee and individually wrapped croissants, crackers and chocolates is included in the price, other than this, breakfast is an optional extra, available at a discounted price at a bar a few minutes walk away. Guests are assured of a warm welcome from the English/Italian family running B&B Bel Duomo. A map and tourist information including museum/tour/restaurant bookings are always offered on check in by the hosts, for whom courtesy and customer service are absolute priorities. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Guest House Bel Duomo

Address: Borgo San Lorenzo, 4, 50123, Florence, Italy (Formerly Bed and Breakfast Bel Duomo)
Region: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence > San Lorenzo
Price Range: ₹ 4,387 - ₹ 10,934 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Guest House Bel Duomo 2.5*
Number of rooms: 11
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