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Pensione Bencista

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Room & Suite (153)
Dining (39)
Via Benedetto da Maiano 4, 50014, Fiesole Italy See on map
Name/address in local language
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
3 Star accommodation
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Pensione Bencista is a 14th-century villa set in the hills above Florence and surrounded by Tuscan olive groves. The terrace offers panoramic views of the city. You have a free internet point with Wi-Fi in the ...More lounge at Pensione Bencista. There is also a game and TV room, plus a children's play area on the grounds. Breakfast includes sweet and savory Tuscan products. Free parking is provided. The pretty town of Fiesole is just a 5 minute drive from Pensione Bencista. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair Access
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
Number of rooms
Price range
US$100 - US$188 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Also Known As
Pensione Bencista Fiesole
Pensione Bencista Hotel Fiesole
Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Fiesole
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Traveller (217)
Room & Suite (153)
Dining (39)
Amenities (18)
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Reviewed yesterday

I stayed with my parents in the three bed suite with a fantastic view over Florence and its Duomo. The Bencista is operated by a wonderful and very helpful family that made us feel at home instantly. Breakast at the terrace with the same fantastic...More

1  Thank Aron-Maria R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Pro's: 1) Location overlooking Tuscan Hills and Firenze, 2) Complimentary transport to center of Fiesole for dining. Con's: 1) Poor Service: Vilma, the host when we arrived, saw us approaching with more luggage than hands, yet she did not open the door nor did she...More

2  Thank MarcoPro2050
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First of all, avoid using booking.com, deal directly with the inn and save money. We had a 3 night rental with booking.com and added another night to our stay which involved a room change. When we settled our account, I was confused that the 4th...More

Thank William J
Response from beatricesimoni, Owner at Pensione BencistaResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Willam, thank you for your kind words and positive feedback, we appreciate very much and we are glad to have guests like you who enjoy spending time in our familiar environment. We look forward to see you again. Best regards from Bencistà family

Reviewed 30 July 2018

Our stay at Pensione Bencista had us feeling relaxed and welcomed into Tuscany. We were made to feel like members of the family by the staff, who consistently went above and beyond to ensure we had a memorable experience. Taking in the incredible view, roaming...More

3  Thank Eric A
Response from beatricesimoni, Owner at Pensione BencistaResponded 1 August 2018

Thank you Eric for your kind words! to make our guests feel welcomed and relaxed is our aim. We are really looking forward to welcoming you again at Bencistà. Bencistà staff

Reviewed 29 July 2018

This is a beautiful old house full of character with a wonderful view across to Florence. The staff are very kind and helpful, the breakfast is excellent and there is a hotel minibus to take you to the nearest restaurants. The bus stop is a...More

Thank LizzzR
Response from beatricesimoni, Owner at Pensione BencistaResponded 1 August 2018

Dear Liz, thank you for your review. Our hotel, as you said, is a old house and we like to keep that old atmosphere of calm and tranquillity, that's why we don't have televison in the rooms (but we have a room specifically for the...More

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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
4 September 2017|
Response from beatricesimoni | Property representative |
Hello. Yes, we have an elevator. Best regards Vilma
Tsuin C
29 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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"All rooms are quiet, and the rooms with a view onto Florence are labeled as such when you book."
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