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Rovereto, Italy
Reviewed 13 January 2015

We booked a double room, but on the night before our arrival at 23:35, I received a message from the owner that they had to cancel our booking due to a credit card issue. Interestingly, 5min before I had received the payment confirmation from my card company. I immediately called the owner, but she was not helpful at all. I...

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soggiorno A, Proprietario at Soggiorno Alessandra, responded to this review

Dear Jan Drewes I do not speak English well, but you did not understand the things I said on the phone. I have not been able to call, because that's when the offices were closed. I have to ask permission to call a number that makes me talk to a recorded voice asking me to enter the details C /...

Brighton, Colorado
Reviewed 29 December 2014

Soggiorno Alessandra is in an excellent location. A six minute bus ride on the #6 bus from Firenze Santa Maria Novella station and within easy walking distance of just about everything we wanted to see in Florence. Alessandra treated us very well and we were quite happy with our stay here. Do not be put off by the entry, which...

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Grazie tante per la vostra recensione. Sono contenta che abbiate apprezzato la nostra struttura e sopratutto che vi sia piaciuto...

Cape Town Central, South Africa
Reviewed 11 October 2014

My wife and I stayed for 5 nights at Soggiorno Alessandra in September 2014. I chose this B&B because of its location and I was not disappointed. It really is within easy walking distance of all the tourist attractions of Florence. It was also a blessing to have a self-service Laundromat close by. The gelateria "La Carraia" around the corner...

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Bellaire, Texas
Reviewed 22 July 2014

Alessandra is a wonderful host - the B&B is simple but perfectly adequate and in a great Area of town. We ate at several good Tratorrias in the area, a grocery is close by, as well as a laundry facility, etc. A bit hard to find, and of course the entrance isn't marble-lined, but we loved it. Alessandra took care...

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Reviewed 28 May 2014 via mobile

Pros:very close to train station, awesome price, easy walking distance to EVERYTHING. the place was very big, including a kitchen with refrigerator. Alessandra was an excellent host and helped me with the mail when I had my credit card stolen. Breakfast stuff (toast and coffee and croissants) were placed in our kitchen everyday. Cons or FYIs: bathroom was very narrow/small...

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San Diego
Reviewed 28 October 2013

As many of the other reviews note, this place is no frills. We stayed in a little room with a shared bathroom, but it was by far the cheapest place we found in the city. There was a little hot pot in the room with tea and instant coffee and cappuccino, which was close to perfection after getting soaked by...

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Berwyn Heights
Reviewed 20 October 2013

My wife and I paid 65 Euros/night for two nights in September 2013 for this clean, safe but no-frills double room one block south of the Arno River. The place can difficult to find, as it is not well-marked and is tucked into an apartment building; so it is smart follow directions that are emailed in advance. Alessandra, the owner...

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Los Angeles, California
Reviewed 10 April 2013

Immaculate, warm, comfortable treasure very convenient location in Florence. Lovely helpful owner/host-Allesandra. This is our second visit and would never stay anywhere else in Florence .the price is phenomenal. So many wonderful restaurants in this area and just a short walk to all the sites on the other side of the river. I will recommend this great place to everyone...

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MA
Reviewed 31 May 2012

The building is creepy and not so easy to find. Our room was fine. The shower is the kind that is a space right beside the toilet. Florescent lights. Bring your own shampoo, etc. But location is what we were looking for (Oltrano near the Arno) and for the price it can't be beat. You have to ask for the...

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PDX
Reviewed 31 December 2011

We stayed in Florence and used it as a base to go to Lucca and to Sienna also. We stayed for 5 nights and very glad we stayed on that side of town, that side of river because of all the great restaurants hidden in the narrow streets there away from the big plazas. The room was clean but basic...

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Santo Spirito / San Frediano
A warm evening with a cocktail in your hand and great company is the ideal way to experience Piazza Santo Spirito; the area is busiest at sunset for happy hour. Visitors cannot hide their astonishment sitting on the staircase under the Basilica of Santo Spirito, and they cannot help but stare at the architectural masterpieces like Bianca Cappello House, Fontana dello Sprone and San Frediano in Cestello and Santa Maria delle Carmine churches. Tourists and Florentines alike join up in the area between Santo Spirito and San Frediano, connecting the Tuscan soul to the international spirit permeating the city.
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  • Breakfast included
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Air Conditioning
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator in room
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Our Bed and Breakfast is located on the first floor in historic palace of 15th century in the center of Florence, 10 minutes walk from the Central Train Station of Santa Maria Novella and the Duomo and 5 minute walk from the Ponte Vecchio (the Old Bridge), Uffizi Gallery, Pitti Palace and Boboli Garden... From here you can visit all the city just walking around. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Soggiorno Alessandra

Address: Borgo San Frediano 6, 50124, Florence, Italy
Region: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence > Santo Spirito / San Frediano
Price Range: ₹ 5,650 - ₹ 10,659 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2 star — Soggiorno Alessandra 2*
Number of rooms: 5
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“We asked for a private bath.”
SpartanburgTripAdvis, 30 Jul 2015 | Read review
“No great views, just clean and comfortable.”
BillMiller54, 21 Mar 2015 | Read review
“Alessandra's directions were perfect but we used a taxi from the train station. We stayed in the triple room and it was huge - perfect for our 4 day stay.”
Funkhouser, 22 Jul 2014 | Read review
“There are two types of rooms, regular and economy. The economy has a shared bathroom, but we never saw anyone else on our floor the whole time we were there.”
Dre779, 28 Oct 2013 | Read review
“This trip we had a wonderful cozy room in the back with private bathroom , wi-fi, refrigerator all the goodies for breakfast in the morning .clean clean clean”
susanhopem, 10 Apr 2013 | Read review
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