Benci House

Florence, Italy


Deluxe room


Deluxe room


Deluxe room


Deluxe room

A unique stay at a chic guesthouse in Florence’s Santa Croce district, with breakfast, a dining discount and more

Fuelled by Renaissance wonders, the capital of Tuscany dazzles with history at every turn, from the iconic Uffizi Gallery and Galleria dell'Accademia museums to the beautiful Ponte Vecchio Bridge and the Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore (simply known as the Duomo). Not to mention the legacy of Italian greats such as Michelangelo, Galileo, and Botticelli.

So it’s not hard to see why this little guesthouse in the heart of Santa Croce is such a gem, not least for its setting overlooking Bardini Gardens. There are just four spacious rooms, all of which are completely different and adorned with specific woods: chestnut, cypress, walnut, or oak, as well as plenty of greenery and Scandi-style furnishings.

Kick-start a day of sightseeing with a buffet-style American, French, English or Italian breakfast, and for a change of scene, the guesthouse has a lovely terrace for summer drinks or post-sightseeing chill-out, as well as an adjoining restaurant that’s perfect for anytime cocktails, daily lunches and dinners, and nightly DJ beats.

Good to know

Please note that a city tax of €2.50 per person, per night is payable at the hotel on check-out.

Excellent for
Shopping Boutique Romance Sightseeing City

We like

  • Staying in a cosy guesthouse in Florence’s historic Santa Croce district
  • The bend-over-backwards level of service from the charming owners
  • Starting the day with delicious English, American, French or Italian breakfasts

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