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B&B Monte Oliveto

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05/06/2017 06/06/2017
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Brisbane, Australia
Reviewed 16 November 2016

From the moment we arrived at Monte Oliveto we were welcomed with open arms by Donatella and Nicolo. We could have been staying with family, we were made to feel so comfortable and at home. Donatella is an exemplary hostess and went out of her way to ensure that our accommodation was appropriate (we were traveling with our young daughter),...

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donapeli, Proprietario at B&B Monte Oliveto, responded to this review

Hi Michelle, how are you ? and Roger and the wonderful little Ivi? It was also our privilege and pleasure to met such a nice family, it is so easy for us to be welcoming every time we have the fortune that people like you are visting Florence and our B&B.- A big kiss to Ivi and a big hug...

Edmonton, Canada
Reviewed 15 November 2016

How can I describe this place ? OUTSTANDING ! We couldn't have made a better choice. Donatella and Nicolo were amazing. They helped us with everything. They were fantastic! The place is perfect. The room is very clean, comfortable and above all, very charming. Florence is beautiful , but Donatella and Nicolo, for sure was the best part of our...

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donapeli, Proprietario at B&B Monte Oliveto, responded to this review

Ciao Isabeb & Pedro, thank you so much for your impressions during your florentine stay, yes we can describe well what a kind and nice couple you are , we couldn't have a better feeling !! Have a great time friends .......and be happy!! Donatella & Nicolò

Albany, California
Reviewed 13 November 2016

This is just one more person confirming the great comments by so many others here on tripadvisor. The hosts are warm, gracious and totally in love with Florence and their B&B. Breakfast (colazione) is steps above the norm with a true emphasis on fresh. Knowing I prefer to limit wheat in my foods, the hostess made a wheatless cake especially...

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donapeli, Proprietario at B&B Monte Oliveto, responded to this review

Hi Pat , thanks again for your so nice words, met such special people like you make our job even more interestful.- We realy hope to welcome you again in Florence, have a great time !! Ciao Donatella

Auckland Region, New Zealand
Reviewed 11 November 2016

We are the kind of people who like to meet the locals and experience what it would be like to live in the area. We like our creature comforts and the feeling of warmth and acceptance. I couldn't have made a better choice than I did in picking Monte Oliveto. Conveniently located but not in the crazy hustle and bustle...

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donapeli, Proprietario at B&B Monte Oliveto, responded to this review

Ciao Kathryn, hello Grant, and we couldn't have a better guests experiences like you !!!! We hope to find you in good health and not too shaken by the disastrous earthquake.- Be sure that you will have everytime a place to stay in Italy, that is our B&B in Florence! A big hug from Donatella & Nicolò

Melbourne
Reviewed 10 November 2016

B&B Monte Oliveto is a lovely B&B with A lovely and very friendly and helpful hostess. We were recommended places to visit and see and she also booked a couple of restaurants for us? We were able to walk everywhere , historic part of Florence only being 20 minutes away. We will definitely go back, her breakfasts were great. Our...

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donapeli, Proprietario at B&B Monte Oliveto, responded to this review

Hi Dimitros, thank you so much for your nice words , we are really very lucky to meet people from all over the world as nice and interesting as you. We are waiting for meet you again soon in Florence !! Warmest rgds from Donatella & Nicolò

Kigali Province, Rwanda
Reviewed 9 November 2016

We spent four nights at B & B Monte Oliveto and could not have been happier. It was an absolute pleasure in all ways. The location is wonderful as it is south of the river and out of the tourist rush. Our hostess,Donatello, made our trip! Her knowledge and passion for all things Florence was evident. She was able to...

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donapeli, Proprietario at B&B Monte Oliveto, responded to this review

Ciao Patricia, thank you so much for your lovely impressions concerning your stay with us, we also keep memory of meeting wonderful people like you.- This make our Job fantastic !! Hope to be able to welcome you soon again Patricia , have a nice time and....take care, Ciao Donatella & Nicolò

Reviewed 29 October 2016

B&B Monte Oliveto is a very lovely and welcoming B&B located in a nice quiet neighborhood, easy walking distance to most sights. Donatella was so kind and inviting when we arrived at her lovely home. It was such a welcome as we had been traveling from Lake Como and were extremely tired. Our room and terrace were so beautiful and...

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donapeli, Proprietario at B&B Monte Oliveto, responded to this review

Dear Karen, I'm very excited to read your experience during your stay at B & B Monte Oliveto, read these impressions of my guests fills me with pride for my city and gratitude for those who love Florence like me.- Thank you Karen , you made me a beautiful git ! Hope to welcome you soon again, with love, Donatella

Reviewed 23 October 2016

B&B Monte Oliveto is a beautiful B&B within about a 20 minute walk from the historic center of Florence. Donatella was a wonderful host, was very sweet to our two yearl old daughter, and was extremely helpful in showing us everything on maps, making museum reservations for us, and calling us a taxi. We stayed in the Mansarda Loft, which...

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Hello Kendra , how are you ? And the wonderful little El ? Thank you very much for your nice words , meeting such nice people make our job delightful !! Wish you a wonderful time and hope to welcome you again soon in Florence, Ciao Donatella

Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

There really are no words to explain how amazing Donatella and her B & B was! From the moment we walked in we were treated like family. The communication leading up to our stay along with suggestions for wine tours, how to get to Florence from Bologna were incredibly helpful. The B & B was gorgeous it really was our...

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donapeli, Proprietario at B&B Monte Oliveto, responded to this review

Ciao Tanya, instead we can well describe your visit to our b & b as a chance to meet wonderful people, thank you, thank you and thank you again for choosing our hospitality.- We hope to meet you again , you are every time welcome in our house! Wish you all the best, Donatella

Winnipeg, Canada
Reviewed 19 October 2016

We spent a very enjoyable week here. Donatella is an elegant, well spoken host who clearly loves Florence and is incredibly knowledgeable about her city. She is eager and happy to assist and guide you with referrals to restaurants, museums and galleries and will help you to make reservations. We enjoyed delicious, home cooked and organic breakfasts in the lovely...

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Hi Kimberley and Daniel, what a lovely couple , what great people !! This is what make our job fabulous , meeting people from all over the world and listen to their stories and tell ours, of our city Florence and our beautiful Italia.- Maybe sitting in front of a good glass of wine in our patio.- Hi guys !...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
This house is not a hotel, there are no numbers on the doors, not on the rooms keys. You won't find a reception nor waiters in uniform. At Monte Oliveto you don't stay.......You Live! ... more   less 

Additional Information about B&B Monte Oliveto

Address: Via Domenico Burchiello 67 | San Frediano - Oltrarno, 50124, Florence, Italy
Region: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence
Price Range: $129 - $297 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — B&B Monte Oliveto 3*
Number of rooms: 4
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