The Casa dei Tintori Bed & Breakfast in Florence enjoys a central position ideal for visiting the city and its main points of interest. The bed and breakfast offers an elegant and welcoming atmosphere, cared after with passion by the owners. Its five rooms are each furnished in a different color that replicate the colors of the Florentine textile weaver's guild.
Casa dei Tintori is located in a medieval building from around the 13th century. The house of this bed and breakfast in Florence, like many in the Santa Croce area, was used as a workshop for the weaving and dyeing of textiles, commercial enterprises that were located in the area. The "tintori" or textile dyers were, in fact, part of the Medieval artisan "corporations" or guilds that ruled the economic system at that time in Florence.
The comfort of a B&B
The B&B has five spacious rooms that host from one to four guests. All of the rooms have air conditioning, private bathrooms and are furnished with antique furniture and precious textiles in the colors of the Florentine textile weaver's guild.
The reception area offers a computer with a fast internet connection that guests of the bed and breakfast can use at any time, at no extra charge.
Every room of this B&B in Firenze has been tastefully furnished and equipped with modern comforts, such as indipendent airconditioning, TV and safety deposit box.
The Santa Croce area
Being located in the center of Florence, guests can quickly and comfortably reach all of the main attractions in Florence. Casa dei Tintori's location in Florence's historical center, close to Piazza Santa Croce, places it minutes away walking distance from the Uffizi Gallery and Ponte Vecchio and all of the principal museums and monuments in Florence. The Santa Maria Novella train station is about 20 minutes walking distance from the bed and breakfast. The B&B also is the perfect base from which to visit nearby cities in Tuscany.
Check-in can occur anytime after 2:00 p.m. on the day of arrival, while check-out has to be completed by 11:00 a.m. on the day of departure.