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Reviewed 25 July 2013

This B&B is within walking distance of pretty much all of the main sites in Florence and the room was well-kept and clean, but the owner was the best part of Franz House. Giovanni was very welcoming and friendly-- he outlined a map of the...More

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Reviewed 22 July 2013

Located right on the river and a close walk to everything. Good value for the price. Room wasn't the cleanest but the shared bathroom was nice and clean. Very friendly staff (Givanni) who even gave us a bottle of red wine and biscuits for our...More

Thank Torrey S
Reviewed 16 June 2013

Staying at Franz House with Giovanni was a great break from hostels for my boyfriend and I. The location was great, being it was close to everything we wanted to see and explore around. It was close to the Termini (about 5-10 minute walk) and...More

Thank Samantha M
Reviewed 12 June 2013

We stayed here from May 14-17 and found our stay quite enjoyable. The rooms were large, clean had a table and were located near all the main attractions. The host was kind enough to print some tickets for us. Only thing is that it can...More

Thank Lubo S
Reviewed 22 March 2013

The most important thing to note about this hotel is that you absolutely must check in either during the listed times or at the time you list on your booking. We got it for a steal because of the off-season, and the room was very...More

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US$89 - US$153 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence > Santa Maria Novella
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Franz House Hotel Florence
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Santa Maria Novella
Santa Maria Novella train station welcomes the
majority of the people arriving in Florence, which
might explain the hectic pace. Commuters and tourists
come across the constant hustle and bustle of the
station before exiting, taking a few steps and
stopping amazed in Piazza di Santa Maria Novella. It
is impossible not to admire the the square, housing
one of the most charming basilicas in Florence. The
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"we had the room facing the river, It was loud, but we couldnt beat the view! We would open the windows, pull..."
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"We liked our large family room (double & 2 single beds) with a view of the River Arno and private..."
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"The Blue Room (triple) with own bathroom was the best."
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"We had a private room (large comfortable bed) and shared bathroom."
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