€95 per night
€95 per night
Villa La Sosta, Florence, Italy

Villa La Sosta

Florence (Firenze), Italy - Via Bolognese, 83

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Description - Bed and breakfast

High Class Bed and Breakfast nearby the Florence historical center, located in a 19th century Villa immersed in the green of one of the most charming Florentine residential areas. Villa la Sosta is the ideal place for visiting Florence and its surroundings, staying in an atmosphere of tranquillity and harmony.

Fantoni brother and sister, have decided to use part of their family villa in Florence, which dates back to the end of the nineteenth century, to give guests a high class Bed and Breakfast accommodation choice.
It's really the best place to choose for lodging, while visiting Florence and its surroundings, enjoying an invaluable atmosphere of tranquillity and harmony.
Giusy and Antonio offer their guests warmth and spontaneity so that their stay at B&B Villa La Sosta is like a home away from home.
The name of this elegant bed & breakfast is linked to the road that the gardens look onto: Via Bolognese. It is the oldest postal road crossing the Tuscan Apennines and today gives convenient access to Florence from the most charming residential area around the city.
In one direction it leads to the city centre, but in the other, this road, which starts from the ancient gate of S. Gallo at Ponte Rosso, leads up the Pellegrino hill and continues through the hills of Pietra and Lastra, Trespiano and Pratolino.
Here, once past the park of the Medici villa of the same name, it leaves Florence behind it and continues upwards to Futa, in the direction of Bologna, through valleys, ridges and mountains.
Villa La Sosta, which in the past was part of a more extensive property on the Montughi hill, is surrounded by large gardens with cypress and fruit trees; the building itself is elegant and sober, enriched by architectural elements recalling the eclectic style of the beginning of the 1900s, like the main bow-window entrance and the tower-mansard which gives a view of the surrounding hillside.

The continental breakfast is served in the spacious and elegant hall in colder months and in the garden, under an ivy pergola, in the summer. We can serve glutin-free breakfasts.
There is also a billiard room and a suggestive and panoramic windowed attic where guests can relax, read, play cards, watch television (satellite channels) or listen to music. Internet service.
Private car park inside the grounds.

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The space
  • Property type: Bed and breakfast
  • Guest rooms/units: 5
  • Year built: 1892
  • Renovated: 2002
Bed and breakfast accommodations

Lowest price available: €95

Double King Quad Queen Standard Triple Twin
  • Check-in: 2:30pm
  • Check-out: noon

Bed and breakfast amenities

We are pleased to arrange for our guests museums reaservation.

"A family day in the wine country"
Giusy & Antonio are glad to arrange for their guests a wine tasting tour, a real "family day" in the Chianti Classico area (the wine country). They are saying "family", because you will not be considered like tourists, but as a part of a "big Italian family".
Chianti has some of the best grapes in the world. Any vine planted in this soil produces results of the highest quality. The soil in this area is the vine's perfect home and helps it grow the highest quality grapes. With care and knowledge passed on through the generations, humans have learned to make the most of the gift of these grapes. They are transformed, with care and love, into some of the most famous wines of the world.
You will visit historical places, vineyards and cellar with possibility to taste fantastic wines and eat traditional Tuscan food. You will feel like you have taken a step into the past in this suggestive area between Florence and Siena.

Breakfast available Breakfast included (continental) Elevator/lift Free local phonecalls Gardens Hot tub Linen included Multi-lingual staff Open 24 Hours Parking (free) Taxi service Tour assistance

Room amenities

Giusy and Antonio offer three double rooms, a triple room and a quadruple room, bright and quiet, some of these furnished with period pieces from the 1800s, all with private bathrooms and independent entrance. A comfortable lift will take you up to the windowed-attic where you can admire a breathtaking view of the surrounding hillside.

Air-conditioning Balconies Bidet Coffee/tea maker Cribs available Ensuite Fax machine Hairdryer Non-smoking rooms Private bathroom Showers without bath Telephone Wake-up calls


Villa La Sosta is located near Piazza della Libertà that is the beginning of the histrical center of Florence.

Price details

€95 - 190 per night

Double single use 95/105 Double 110/130 Triple 140/160 Quadruple 170/190

Credit cards accepted on location: VisaMasterCard

Booking and cancellation policy

Unless otherwise specified, booking payments are non-refundable.

Payment Methods
You can send us your credit card information [number, expiration date and exact name of the owner] via fax at +39 055 495073. We will not charge your credit card. In case of 'NO SHOW' your credit card will be charged only for the 20% of the total amount due.
Cancellation Policy
Cancellations made in less than the 30 day period will not qualify for the refound of the deposit.

Location - Bed and breakfast

Via Bolognese, 83
Florence (Firenze)
Firenze, Provincia di Firenze
Toscana (Tuscany)
Italy  50139

Bed and breakfast website

Latitude: 43.79371, Longitude: 11.26122

How to get there

Villa La Sosta is a 10 or 15 minute walk from the historic centre of Florence and a 10 minute bus ride from the railway station.
If you come off the motorway at Firenze Nord/Firenze Sud or from the airport follow the road signs for the Viali di Circonvallazione/Centro and go towards Piazza della Libertà. Once there follow the signs for Via Bolognese.

From the railway station Firenze S. M. N. take the no. 25 bus. Get off at the bus stop about 800 metres after Via Bolognese begins, just after the "Total" petrol station: Villa La Sosta is on the left hand side and is recognisable by its wide cast iron gates.

Nearest airport: It is a 10 minute taxi from Florence airport.