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1 room, 2 adults


Great for familiesThis property has good facilities for families.
Borgo Degli Albizi 11, Florence, FI, 50122, Italy

Walking distance from Bargello
  • Free WiFi
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Tasty breakfast
Great room
Great amenities


from A$98
  • Single Room
  • Double Room
  • Triple Room

What’s around LOCANDA ORCHIDEA - B&B


  • In Duomo
  • Bargello - 4 min walk
  • Piazza del Duomo - 5 min walk
  • Basilica of Santa Croce - 6 min walk
  • Cathedral of Saint Mary of the Flower - 7 min walk
  • Palazzo Vecchio - 7 min walk
  • Piazza della Signoria - 8 min walk
  • Florence Baptistery - 8 min walk

Getting around

  • Florence (FLR-Peretola) - 29 min drive
  • Florence Santa Maria Novella Station - 17 min walk
  • Florence Campo Di Marte Station - 20 min walk
  • Porta al Prato Station - 26 min walk
  • Airport shuttle (surcharge)

At a glance

Key facts


  • 7 rooms
  • Arranged over 1 floor


  • Check-in time 8 AM-3:00 PM
  • Check-out time is 10:00 AM
There is no front desk at this property. To make arrangements for check-in please contact the property ahead of time using the information on the booking confirmation.
24-hour airport shuttle service is available on request. Fees may apply. Contact the property in advance to make arrangements.

Required at check-in

  • Credit card or cash deposit required

  • Government-issued photo ID required

Travelling with others


  • One child stays free when occupying the parent or guardian's room, using existing bedding


  • Pets allowed


  • Free WiFi in public areas

  • Free WiFi in rooms



  • Airport shuttle (available 24 hours) *


  • No parking

  • Discounted offsite parking

Payment types at the property

  • Cash
* See small print for additional details or extra charges

At the property

Food and drink
  • Free buffet breakfast
  • Coffee/tea in a common area
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Luggage storage
  • Year Built – 1250
  • Lift
  • Safe-deposit box at front desk
  • Designated smoking areas
  • Garden
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • French
  • Italian
  • Spanish

In the room

Home comforts
  • Air conditioning
Sleep well
  • Premium bedding
Things to enjoy
  • Individually decorated
Freshen up
  • Private bathroom
  • Shower only
  • Bidet
  • Free toiletries
Be entertained
  • TV
Stay connected
  • Free WiFi
  • Daily housekeeping
  • In-room safe

LOCANDA ORCHIDEA - B&B’s small print

Also known as

  • Hotel Locanda Orchidea Florence
  • Locanda Orchidea B&b Florence
  • LOCANDA ORCHIDEA - B&B Bed & breakfast
  • LOCANDA ORCHIDEA - B&B Bed & breakfast Florence
  • Hotel Locanda Orchidea
  • Locanda Orchidea Florence
  • Locanda Orchidea
  • Locanda Orchidea Hotel Florence


All guests, including children, must be present at check-in and show their government-issued photo ID card or passport.

Cash transactions at this property cannot exceed EUR 2999.99, due to national regulations. For further details, please contact the property using information in the booking confirmation.

For transfers, guests must contact the property before arrival at the number on the booking confirmation.

Mandatory fees

You’ll be asked to pay the following charges at check-in or check-out:

  • A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 4.00 per person, per night, up to 8 nights. This tax does not apply to children under 12 years of age.

Optional extras

Rollaway beds are available for EUR 35.0 per stay

Airport shuttle service is offered for an extra charge of EUR 60 per vehicle (one-way)

We have included all charges provided to us by this property. However, charges can vary, for example, based on length of stay or the unit you book.

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Recent reviews

Superb 9.2 From 59 reviews

Good 6.0
Nice, but Noisy
Really liked the changes made; now has new ensuite bathrooms and nice decor; a new breakfast room as well. However, street-side rooms are extremely noisy until almost 2:30 am due to the pub down the street. This was my 3rd stay here (because it is so close to the Duomo area) but doubt will stay again due to the noise.
usTrip with friends
Exceptional 10.0
A fabuous home away from home in Florence
From the moment we arrived at historic Orchidea - B &B ( an 800+ year old building with the mixed charm of old world styling, modern electricity, plumbing, free wifi) we were greeted with efficiency,respect and genuine friendliness from our “Inkeeper” Luciano and his lovely wife. . The bed was quite comfortable and appeared to be a new mattress, a big priority and plus for us...who have endured less comfortable and more primitive conditions in other hotels round the world. The included daily breakfast offered a marvelous coffee machine, various intriguing and delicious fresh baked croissants, rolls, cakes and specialty pies, a pleasant array of cheeses and meats, yogurts, cereals and juices. The area is obviously chock full of things to do and see, and Luciano provided very helpful advice, referrals and maps on how to get anywhere. We didn’t rent a car for our entire stay in Florence, and thus happily avoided crazy driving through labyrinthine small streets, much more fun to see and explore on foot anyway. While there is no subway in Florence, there are busses and a rail system not too far from the hotel. Dining? You cannot walk very far without finding myriad choices for casual and delicious eateries. We have the privilege of being able to travel all over the world, and the combined accommodations and pleasant nature of Luciano made Orchidea one of our favorite places to stay in Europe. We will definitely book there again for any future trip to Florence.
James, usRomance trip
Exceptional 10.0
kathy, usFamily trip
Exceptional 10.0
Highly recommended
It was a mini-vacation in Florence with three-night stay in the Locanda Orchidea. It is pretty small hotel located in an ancient tower more than 800 years old. We saw a graving in local museums, where this tower still stays alone, without surrounding buildings. However, room was spacious (like bedroom and living room separated), air conditioner works well and Internet is quick enough - what do you need more after a day of walking in hot Florence weather. Owner is available on site from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Coffee and water are available in the shared fridge (there is no fridge in room) for 50c round-the-clock. Breakfast is fresh and tasty enough. Location is great and close (1 km or less) to the Santa Maria del Fiore Cathedral, grocery shops, Santa-Croce basilica, Uffizi Gallery, etc. From the breakfast room, you can see pretty inner garden with ancient statue and bath. It is usually locked but you could ask owner to open gates for a moment. What is not so positive is that the shower cabin is too tight, if you are a really big man. However, where do you see something different in Italy, for exception of luxury hotels?
Vladimir, caRomance trip
Exceptional 10.0
Feels like home.
Orchidea is a B & B built in 1250. High ceilings and A garden in the back. We rented a 3 person room and the extra room was more than worth the nominal extra cost. Breakfast is basic continental w some fruit. Service is fine. The location is great. Every part of the city is in walkable distance. The street itself is cool with good local eating places and nice shops. Felt like we had an apartment would stay here again.
Joanne, us2 night romance trip


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