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Reviewed 20 August 2013

My mom and I stayed here for 5 nights and truly enjoyed our stay. The rooms was clean and quiet and we were grateful for the A/C. The lovely host Maria was very helpful in organizing a trip to cinq terre. Even with a language barrier, kindness and patience prevails :) The location was perfect and the price was right.... More 

1 Thank Stegog
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 August 2013

I feel bad putting down this place, so I'll start with what's good. The location: it's ten minutes from everything, between the train station and the Duomo. Cheap: We paid 85 euros a night, which is amazing for central Florence. A/C: the air conditioner actually worked! Quiet: Unbelievable that on a busy, noisy pedestrian strip you get such a sound-proofed... More 

2 Thank beadil
Sunnyvale, California, United States
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 June 2013

True Italians who really care about their business and their city. We will only stay here on our future trips to Florence because we feel like one of the family. Anna Maria, her husband, and her daughter Katti are the real deal and they are open to conversation and any special requests. It is obvious that they are proud of... More 

1 Thank Gian Z
Truckee, California
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 June 2013

We really enjoyed our stay here at Katti House in Florence. We stated for a few nights and it was very nice, clean, and comfortable. Maria was so nice and helpful as well. And the restaurant was delicious as well. We got a steak and it was huge! Would come back again!

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Dallas, Texas
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 June 2013

I wish there was a rating between "average" and "very good," since average sounds like a negative, but this B&B was a good value, and an easy walk to the Duomo. As others have said, the owner speaks very little English, which made it a bit confusing when, after taking our bags up the stairs to the check in area,... More 

1 Thank Jennifer H
Overland Park, Kansas
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 May 2013

My two daughters and I reserved one night at Katti House. Got a good rate with cash payment as a Rick Steves recommendation. Good communication via email. We were disappointed to learn that we had to stay at the nearby B&B not Katti House. The woman helping us did not know the internet connection code, spoke little english, and said... More 

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Marlborough, Massachusetts
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Reviewed 28 May 2013

When we travel, my wife and I look for a clean, comfortable room, central to the old city, with local flavor. The Katti House was all of that. Not a 4 star hotel, but not 4 star pricing either. Owner spoke little English, but she is very nice and a gracious host. We found her restaurant to be among the... More 

1 Thank Jim O
kansas city, mo
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 May 2013

My sister and I stayed here for one night. We had difficulty connecting with the owner, Maria, when we arrived. No one answered the bell. A sign directed us to the restaurant down the street, also owned by Maria, but that was closed. We came back later, having to schlep our luggage in the meantime. Maria speaks almost no English.... More 

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Edmonds, Washington
2 reviews
Reviewed 26 May 2013

They have added to the original pensione with a piano2 down the street, giving travelers a choice between the original eccentric and wonderful hotel in an energizing locale with her tables-on-walking-street trattoria next door, or a more reserved and quiet brand new quarters in a buildingi with apartments and professional offices. In reading the ratings, keep in mind that some... More 

Thank scott f
2 reviews
Reviewed 10 May 2013

Out dated hotel, AC & TV don't work, small bath, only a shower head without even a shower tray. Towels are more like cheap table cloths. Staff are not professional and unwilling to help for a basic simple task like storing your luggage after check out time.

Thank singdaljt

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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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Additional Information about Katti House B&B

Address: Via Faenza 21, 50123, Florence, Italy
Region: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence > San Lorenzo
Price Range: ₹ 4,283 - ₹ 10,090 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
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“Laundry located across the street. Located on a very quaint, but buzy street, Plenty of cafe's and restaurants nearby.”
 of 5 bubbles O9371HBdavidr, 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
“I was a little worried to be on a room over the street due to the noise, but the windows in our room cut out the noise.”
 of 5 bubbles JoAnnH475, 21 Sep 2016 | Read review
“There is no lift as this beautiful building is very old. So if you have heavy luggage maybe ask for the lowest floor if possible.”
 of 5 bubbles 670linap, 8 Sep 2016 | Read review
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