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The Black Sheep Bed and Breakfast

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Room & Suite (26)
Dining (7)
  • Excellent91%
  • Very good8%
  • Average0%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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Free Wifi
Breakfast included
Air Conditioning
Non-Smoking Rooms
Free Parking
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Reviewed 9 March 2012

We were a group of three travelers and we stayed in the red room. Like others have commented, the pictures look exactly like the B&B, very modern and very clean! We enjoyed Donatello so much, he was super friendly and just a cool guy. He...More

3  Thank explorer530
Reviewed 30 September 2011

My wife and I stayed here in May 2011 and loved it!! Definitely one of the coolest places we stayed on our trip to Italy/Greece. Donatello is a super cool dude! Extremely dedicated and helpful in making your stay in Florence the best it can...More

1  Thank Matt C
Reviewed 6 July 2011

Conveniently located and easy to find, The Black Sheep surpassed our expectations in comfort, facilities and generous hospitality. Donnatello is friendly, welcoming and gracious host, who makes the best espresso. We found this one of the highlights of our wonderful Italian trip, so full marks...More

5  Thank chihuahua_11
Reviewed 17 June 2011

The place looked exactly like in the pictures. We enjoyed our stay, it was very near SMN train station and the city center of Florence. It was practically walking distance to everywhere. It felt like home away from home. The place was well decorated and...More

2  Thank mariesophia7
Reviewed 17 May 2011

Gracious host. Donatello buys fresh pastries and makes a wonderful cappuccino for his guests every morning. He has a desktop for his guests' use which is handy for booking tours and train tickets. There is even Skype if you need to talk to anybody from...More

2  Thank mellieann
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Top amenities
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Breakfast included
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
Refrigerator in room
Price range
US$87 - US$165 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Price range
US$87 - US$165 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (60)
Room & Suite (26)
Dining (7)
Santa Maria Novella
Santa Maria Novella train station welcomes the
majority of the people arriving in Florence, which
might explain the hectic pace. Commuters and tourists
come across the constant hustle and bustle of the
station before exiting, taking a few steps and
stopping amazed in Piazza di Santa Maria Novella. It
is impossible not to admire the the square, housing
one of the most charming basilicas in Florence. The
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"the largest room with two sinks was worth the upgrade"
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"There are some stairs leading up to Donatello's B&B. If you cannot do stairs this is probably not god..."
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"Ask the host!"
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"With only three rooms to choose from it will be up to availability. The silver room with a queen bed was..."
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