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Pensione Bencista

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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“the bus”(45 reviews)
“fixed menu”(4 reviews)
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Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
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3 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 25 November 2005

The "Pensione Bencista" in Fiesole, which is about a 20 minute bus ride to the east of Florence. They provide bus vouchers to and from town, and for 88 Euros (per person, per day) we had a stunning view of the city, overlooking a few...More

4  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 5 November 2005

Stayed at the Bencista for 5 days in May 2004. We wanted to escape the crowds in Florence. On arrival, we felt like family. Staff was very warm and friendly and accomodating. Our room, the South West corner had a small balcony over looking Firenze...More

6  Thank C_Chiin
Reviewed 17 October 2005

Bencista is a unique experience. Location, views, rooms, service are all wonderful. The outdoor areas give you personal freedom as do the numerous indoor public rooms and libraries. Dining is good by Italian hotel standards and was optional, meaning we did not have to get...More

2  Thank b_borghese
Reviewed 25 September 2005

My husband made a promise to himself at the age of 10, while visiting the Bencista with his family, that he would bring his bride there. 23 years later, he did just that. The Bencista was one of our last stops during our 17-day honeymoon,...More

4  Thank Weawuzz
Reviewed 25 July 2005

I have just come back from my third stay at the Bencista. 26 years ago we spent part of our honeymoon there and also fell in love with the place. Many others have done the same even when in a less romantic situation. Others have...More

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Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Spa
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Wheelchair access
Concierge
Things to do
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
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Price range
US$96 - US$167 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
Details
Price range
US$96 - US$167 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
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champangedreamz
15 September 2017|
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Response from beatricesimoni | Property representative |
The airport is 30- 45 minutes far by car from our hotel and we have a free parking place. Hoping to have the pleasure of welcoming you at Bencista Best regards Vilma
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sidbiggle
3 September 2017|
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Response from beatricesimoni | Property representative |
Hello. Yes, we have an elevator. Best regards Vilma
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Tsuin C
28 August 2017|
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Response from beatricesimoni | Property representative |
Hello! There isn't any refrigerator in the rooms, but we have a Bar with a refrigerator that is available to our guests. Bests, Staff Bencistà
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"Go for the large rooms with the terrace, and spectacular views."
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"ask for city view"
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"All rooms are quiet, and the rooms with a view onto Florence are labeled as such when you book."
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"All the rooms are great."
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