REVIEW

Soggiorno Battistero

A cozy B&B whose seven rooms overlook Florence's historic center.

By , Monday, Oct 4, 2010, 12:17 PM

Soggiorno Battistero

About this Hotel

Price From $78

'Hood Right in the historic center. The hotel faces Florence's most notable landmark, the Duomo, and is located in the same 14th-century palazzo as the Museo del Bigallo.

The Gist This B&B delivers a fantastic location and postcard-perfect views for very reasonable nightly rates. Rooms look tidy and refined thanks to carved-wood headboards, tassled green bedspreads, and cotto floor tiles. Guests enjoy breathtaking scenes of Florence's center from every window—most overlooking Piazza San Giovanni and Piazza del Duomo. The staff offers assistance in finding tours, making reservations, and scheduling trips for wine tastings, classes, and day trips.

Free Wi-Fi? Yes.

Credit Cards Accepted MC, Visa.

Details Singles from $65, doubles from $78, triples from $110; rates include in-room breakfast.

Thanks for Sharing Theresa praised the hotel for being within her daily budget and said her room had an "amazing view."