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Reviewed 14 November 2016

We stayed in Villa Malavolta for two nights and found it to be an amazing experience. The property is about 10 min from the center of town and about 15 min from SMN train station via buses 11, 36 or 37. The buses run very frequently so we never had to wait more than a few minutes. We did take...

1Thank André A
Chennai (Madras), India
Reviewed 25 September 2015

We stayed at this place for 1 night during our visit to Florence. This is a nice villa which is about 15 mts by road. This is not very close to the city though. We arrived early in the morning. We were allowed an early check-in that enabled us to catch up on some rest. It is an old villa...

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Whitehorse, Canada
Reviewed 4 May 2015

Selected as a quiet refuge to return to after busy days exploring Florence's many attractions. This B&B was located close to a main bus route, but away from the downtown. The private garden is splendid.

Thank Anne1443
Chudleigh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 October 2014

We stayed 3 nights nights in the lovely old property which dates back to 1478. Donatella the host was extremely helpful in providing advice with bus routes and places to visit. Breakfast was taken at a large table where we enjoyed conversation with other guests.

Thank RichardandJanet11
Reviewed 5 October 2014

Having stayed in historic Florence twice before and traveling this time in a car caused us to search for something outside the city. That internet search led us to the historic Villa Malavolta, and the effusive reviews by those who have been here before us (BTW, all spot-on) prompted the reservation. As mentioned in the reviews, it was a bit...

1Thank StephenKeith
newtown square
Reviewed 10 July 2014

The B&B is conveniently located just outside of Florence with easy access by bus. Donatella & husband were excellent hosts, who have an amazing home from about the 15th century. The rooms nicely decorated and comfortable; the breakfast excellent. Will definitely stay here again.

Thank cami41
Exton, Pennsylvania
Reviewed 28 May 2014

WE STAYED 2 NIGHTS, Donatella & husband were perfect hosts and very helpful with local info. The property is 15th century, our rooms were very comfortable. The breakfast was wonderful. bus to downtown was convenient. would definitely stay here again

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Bangor ME
Reviewed 2 May 2014

We stayed at the Villa Malavolta for 4 nights and enjoyed our spacious room and the airiness of the property. If we return to Florence we will stay here again if possible. The Villa Malavolta is on the south edge of Florence. We found that it was easily accessible by bus. One caveat--bus tickets can be bought at the local...

Thank Ghost
Reviewed 15 June 2013

On arrival we were greeted like long-lost friends...Donatella is such a gracious host. We were immediately comfortable and loved the Villa and the area. Bedroom and bathroom are well-equipped, every need has been anticipated. Tea and coffee-making facilities are above average with lovely china and silverware, and all rooms are so clean they shine. Access to Florence is easy, with...

1Thank WalesGoldie
Murwillumbah NSW
Reviewed 6 June 2013

Do yourself a favor and discover the REAL Florence and stay at Villa Malavolta. The experience is made all the more special by Donatella - a wonderful and gracious host. The villa is divine as are the gardens. To stay in a real Florentine street (well actually the villa is situated on the ancient road from Florence to Rome) and...

Thank Llewelyn R

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Additional Information about Villa Malavolta

Address: Via del Podesta' 69, 50125, Florence, Italy
Region: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence
Price Range: RM506 - RM655 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
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“Email directly to confirm what you need for beds (twins, double) as the booking systems don not clearly address that.”
 of 5 bubbles Anne1443, 4 May 2015 | Read review
“Try the restaurant down the street from the B&B.”
 of 5 bubbles cami41, 9 Jul 2014 | Read review
“One room has a double bed while the other has twin beds”
 of 5 bubbles Ghost, 1 May 2014 | Read review
“Our room was upstairs in the front and spacious with a sofa and writing desk.”
 of 5 bubbles ClaudineF291, 22 Oct 2012 | Read review
“We had a lovely room overlooking the garden that was extremely quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles TonyColchester, 1 Oct 2012 | Read review
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