Porcellino Gallery Art Boutique B&B in Florence is not only a family-run accommodation facility, but also an art gallery. Inserted on the first floor of a completely renovated 16th century building and accessible only by stairs, it stands out for its all different design rooms, the high ceilings, the 17th century tapestries and the large balcony which from the living room overlooks the Piazza del New market. Many of the works exhibited in the various rooms can be purchased.
LOCATION AND TRANSPORT
The property is located in a restricted traffic area in the San Giovanni district, in the historic center of Florence. From here it takes just a few steps to visit Palazzo Vecchio, the Loggia dei Lanzi and reach the Uffizi Gallery and Ponte Vecchio. The Duomo can be reached in just 4 minutes on foot, while for Piazza de' Pitti it takes 10. The train station is a 13-minute walk away, passing in front of the Basilica of Santa Maria Novella.
The rooms of the Porcellino Gallery Art Boutique B&B are spacious and furnished in an elegant and refined way. The types are divided into Standard, Deluxe, King Superior and Junior Suite rooms. The rooms offer air conditioning, heating, free Wi-Fi, flat-screen TV, safe, iron and ironing board. The private bathrooms are equipped with a hairdryer, bath or shower and complimentary toiletries. Superior King accommodations feature a freestanding tub, while Deluxe and Junior Suites offer city views.
The B&B does not have parking, but private parking is available in the area upon reservation, for a fee. You can take advantage of the luggage storage, the laundry service for a fee and the tour desk at the reception. The Wi-Fi network is available in all areas, free of charge.
Pets: Pets are not allowed in this establishment.
The buffet breakfast is served in the dining room and includes sweet and savory options, accompanied by hot and cold drinks. Sweets, drinks and fresh fruit are always available in the common area, while in the late afternoon an aperitif is served during which it is possible to taste the wine produced on the estate owned by the same family that manages the B&B.
TIMETABLE AND INFOS
Check-in: from 14:00 to 18:00
Check-out: within 10:30
On the day of arrival the rooms are delivered from 14:00 onwards
On the day of departure the rooms must be vacated by 10:30
Spoken languages: English, Spanish
Payments: Cash, Credit card/Prepaid (Mastercard, Visa, UnionPay, CartaSi, Diners Club), Bancomat
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