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Lexington, Kentucky
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8 reviews
3 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 18 March 2011

Our hostesses made us feel right at home, from the tastefully decorated rooms to the amazing afternoon snacks provided each day. The location is perfect if traveling to and from the train station. We enjoyed the free breakfast down the street at at a local eatery, which treated us warmly when they saw our vouchers, and they even packed up... More 

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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11 reviews
Reviewed 7 March 2011

The hotel is in a great location, super nice, the attendants are great. I loved it !!!!!! We were very well received, exceeded our expectations.

Thank Marirema
Paris, France
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80 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2011

This B and B is incredible. Great location, great price, really nice staff and great room. They even give you a wine bottle as souvenir for staying.

1 Thank btigremaia
1 review
Reviewed 13 February 2011

Incredible friendly staff, The room was beautiful&modern. The bed and sheets were clean. We had a basket of fruit, bottled water everyday. The room cleaned every day. Perfect location! right next the that Florence Central Railroad station. We´ll came back!!

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2011

A very great hotel and is beautiful. Great staff. location is good just opposite the main train station.

Thank money1437
Oakland, California
1 review
Reviewed 3 February 2011

The location of the B&B is in the prime location right next to the Railroad Station. The Staffs were nice, and the room was fantastic. We arrived late, but they were nice and very present. We were given a basket of fruit along with bottled water, and some snacks. The room was well lit, and very comfortable and clean. They... More 

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laresidenzadellorafo, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at La Residenza dell'Orafo, responded to this review

Dear Riceeater_wo, Thank you for choosing "La Residenza Dell' Orafo" for your holidays in Florence and for writing your review. We are glad that you appreciate our B&B and above all that you considered our staff excellent . We always hope that our friendly and informal way to help our clients is appreciated. We hope to have the pleasure to... More 

Athens, Greece
1 review
Reviewed 5 January 2011

I spent 4 nights at this B&B and i keep very sweet memories of my stay there! From the first moment Gabriele, the owner, welcomed us and gave us all the information needed upon check-in. During our stay he was very helpful and willing to make good reccommendations about restaurants and places to see. The room was always clean and... More 

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laresidenzadellorafo, Responsabile relazioni con la clientela at La Residenza dell'Orafo, responded to this review

Dear Stellatraveller1 , Thank you for choosing "La Residenza Dell' Orafo" for your holidays in Florence and for writing your review. We are glad that you had a nice holiday and that we managed to feel you like you're at home, that's our main goal! We hope to have the pleasure to host you again in our resort for another... More 

Rome, Italy
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10 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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Reviewed 13 December 2010

We had a wonderful stay at La Residenza dell´Orafo. It was just a night, but the place was so nice, with all the small details (I have been to hotels ranked 4 or 5 stars and they don´t bother anymore with the details): basket of fruits, welcome drink (analcoholic best rated: Crodino, just delicious!!!), water....just simple things, but still so... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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68 reviews
29 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 December 2010

It is so near the rail station, the service staff are warm and friendly, the room is so pretty and clean. The breakfast cafe which provide our breakfast has the best pastry in Italy!!!! Our best stay among our 13 nights stay in Italy!! We will stay here again if we visit Florence again...for sure :)

Thank JaneWong
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3 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 December 2010

We were supposed to stay at La Residenza dell Orafo for 4 nights, but decided to arrive earlier by 1 day instead. We were assured that we would have a standard Double room on the first night, but have to shift to our booked room from the 2nd day. On arrival, we were given a tiny shoebox for a room.... More 

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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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In the heart of Florence, one of the most romantic and magical cities of the world, right at the exit of the train Station Santa Maria Novella, a step away from the Palace of Congresses (Conferences Palace) and from the historical center a Bed and Breakfast has recently been opened: “La Residenza dell'Orafo” with cozy and comfortable rooms, great service and an excellent quality price ratio. ... more   less 

Additional Information about La Residenza dell'Orafo

Address: Largo Fratelli Alinari 11, 50123, Florence, Italy
Region: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence > San Lorenzo
Price Range: $102 - $247 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 8
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