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Pensione Bencista

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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good24%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“the bus”(45 reviews)
“fixed menu”(4 reviews)
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
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Bar/Lounge
Concierge
Pets Allowed
Spa
Wheelchair Access
Rooftop Terrace
Pool
3 Star Hotel
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 lounge at Pensione Bencista. There is also a game and TV room, plus a...
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Via Benedetto da Maiano 4, 50014, Fiesole, Italy
8.1 km to Peretola Airport
53 restaurants are within a 2 km radius
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Reviewed 5 July 2017

Stayed one night here in Fiesole before heading to the airport. Was definitely worthwhile in order to relax on the terraces and at dinner looking out over Florence. The gardens are lovely, with the most amazing wisteria, and the view is gorgeous. The villa is...More

3  Thank PatKal
Reviewed 29 June 2017

I will say it again - amazing. All the way around. In all ways. The location was probably the best part - driving up that hillside to arrive at the villa, overlooking that glorious city down below. The cappuccino, the dinner, the wine, the common...More

3  Thank pipdickens
Reviewed 25 June 2017

We escaped from Florence because of the hot weather... we found this amazing Villa overlooking Florence, luckily the last room available had an amazing view! Nice view and nice breeze on the restaurant patio, amazing food & best wine!

1  Thank Marco G
Reviewed 11 June 2017

Fiesole is a small town in the hills to the east of Florence. My wife and I spent four nights recently at the Pensione Bencista nearby as part of a reunion in Tuscany and found the panoramic view of Florence from our room, and from...More

1  Thank BobandSylvia
Reviewed 5 June 2017

If you want to step back in time and enjoy the peace and beauty of the Florentine hills, the Pensione Bencista is just the place. It's a lovely old Italian villa surrounded by beautiful terraced gardens. The antiques and decor really take you back to...More

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Awards & Recognition
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
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Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Spa
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Price range
US$95 - US$168 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms, Suites
Details
Price range
US$95 - US$168 (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
4 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
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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"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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