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Black 5 Florence

4 stars
Via Giuesppe Verdi 5, Florence, 50122
Hotel Overview
Reviewer score
3.4
out of 5
7 reviews
New fresh B&B! Modern and trendy

New fresh B&B! Modern and trendy smal rooms. Please note you can only check in 14-18. Will stay... See full review

  • Anonymous
  • Feb 20, 2011
Black 5 -- Excellent Location; Other Amenities only Fair

Best part about this hotel is its location in the historic part of Florence. Uffizzi, Academia, and... See full review

  • ABJP
  • Oct 22, 2011
Black 5 Florence Suite is located in the Santa Croce area of Florence's historical centre. It offers, Free WiFi, Free Minibar with Mineral Water, Air-Conditioned rooms, hairdryer and private bathroom. Continental Breakfast settled in Your Room. Rooms are decorated in different styles and colours to provide a cosy atmosphere and different experiences. The Black 5 Florence Suite is less than a 5-minutes walk from the Uffizi Gallery and the Ponte Vecchio. Wellness Center is at 500 mt walking distance from Black 5 Florence Suite and is available if you book it in advance. CUSTOMERS WILL NEED TO ADVISE THEIR ARRIVAL TIME BY CONTACTING THE BLACK 5 FLORENCE SUITE AT THE NUMBER PROVIDED WITH THE CONFIRMATION VOUCHER.

Hotel Map

43.7697 11.261
Area served
Black 5 Florence is located in the heart of Florence. Between Museo del Bargello and Piazza Santa Croce, right above Teatro Verdi. The shopping area, Via Roma, Via dei Calzaiuoli, Cappella dei Medici and Ponte Vecchio are very close.
Nearby airports
Pisa International Airport - It's Very easy rich the Pisa Airport by Train or Bus from Santa Maria Novella , Central Station in 70 minutes. Peretola International Airport, Amerigo Vespucci is far from Black 5 Florence just 11 km-
Area description
Black 5 Florence is a Charming Bed and Breakfast located right in the heart of the historic center of the most beautiful area of Florence. Between Museo del Bargello and Piazza Santa Croce, seat of Maggio Musicale Fiorentino, right above Teatro Verdi, seat of the Orchestra Regionale Toscana between Piazza del Duomo and Piazza della Signoria, in via Verdi 5. The Uffizi Galery is only one minute walking from Black 5 townhouse. It can be easily reached on foot from Santa Maria Novella (central station). Piazza Santa Croce, Uffizi are just few minutes walking from our townhouse as well as the shopping area, Via Roma, Via dei Calzaiuoli, Piazza della Repubblica, Palazzo Rucellai, Cappella dei Medici and Ponte Vecchio. Reaching Black 5 Florence by car, by bus or on foot is very easy .

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Black 5 Florence Rooms

Triple
All Rooms are quiet, with ensuite bathroom, beautiful wooden caisson ceilings period brickwork, whirlpool bath or shower, bidet, hairdryer, large and bright sound proofed windows. They all look onto the central Via Verdi. They are equipped with Free WiFi, air conditioning, Free Minibar with Mineral Water, TV, Phone, Safe, Phone, Antiallergic Mattresses, Double pillows and bed linen in pure Egyptian cotton.
Quadruple
All Rooms are quiet, with ensuite bathroom, beautiful wooden caisson ceilings period brickwork, whirlpool bath or shower, bidet, hairdryer, large and bright sound proofed windows. They all look onto the central Via Verdi. They are equipped with Free WiFi, air conditioning, Free Minibar with Mineral Water, TV, Phone, Safe, Phone, Antiallergic Mattresses, Double pillows and bed linen in pure Egyptian cotton.
Standard Double
All Rooms are quiet, with ensuite bathroom, beautiful wooden caisson ceilings period brickwork, whirlpool bath or shower, bidet, hairdryer, large and bright sound proofed windows. They all look onto the central Via Verdi. They are equipped with Free WiFi, air conditioning, Free Minibar with Mineral Water, TV, Phone, Safe, Phone, Antiallergic Mattresses, Double pillows and bed linen in pure Egyptian cotton.
Standard Single
All Rooms are quiet, with ensuite bathroom, beautiful wooden caisson ceilings period brickwork, whirlpool bath or shower, bidet, hairdryer, large and bright sound proofed windows. They all look onto the central Via Verdi. They are equipped with Free WiFi, air conditioning, Free Minibar with Mineral Water, TV, Phone, Safe, Phone, Antiallergic Mattresses, Double pillows and bed linen in pure Egyptian cotton.

Amenities

  • High-speed internet
  • No smoking rooms/facilities
General
No smoking rooms/facilities
Pet friendly
Elevators
Dining
Room service
Services
Laundry service
Childcare Service
In-Room Safe
Tour desk
Doctor on call
Internet
High-speed internet
Parking
Parking

Nearby points of interest

  • Palazzo Vecchio: 0.1 mi
  • Museo Nazionale del Bargello (Bargello Museum): 0.2 mi
  • Museo Galileo - Institute and Museum of the History of Science: 0.3 mi
  • Piazza della Signoria: 0.3 mi
  • Uffizi Gallery (Galleria degli Uffizi): 0.3 mi
  • Centro Storico: 0.3 mi
  • Sinagoga di Firenze e Museo ebraico: 0.3 mi
  • Duomo Museum (Museo dell'Opera del Duomo): 0.3 mi
  • Corridoio Vasariano: 0.3 mi
  • Duomo - Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore: 0.4 mi
  • Giotto's Bell Tower (Campanile di Giotto): 0.4 mi
  • Piazza del Duomo: 0.4 mi
  • Piazza della Repubblica: 0.4 mi
  • Museo di Palazzo Davanzati: 0.4 mi
  • Pitti Palace: 0.4 mi
  • Palazzo Vecchio: 0.1 mi
  • Museo Nazionale del Bargello (Bargello Museum): 0.2 mi
  • Museo Galileo - Institute and Museum of the History of Science: 0.3 mi
  • Piazza della Signoria: 0.3 mi
  • Uffizi Gallery (Galleria degli Uffizi): 0.3 mi
  • Centro Storico: 0.3 mi
  • Sinagoga di Firenze e Museo ebraico: 0.3 mi
  • Duomo Museum (Museo dell'Opera del Duomo): 0.3 mi
  • Corridoio Vasariano: 0.3 mi
  • Duomo - Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore: 0.4 mi
  • Giotto's Bell Tower (Campanile di Giotto): 0.4 mi
  • Piazza del Duomo: 0.4 mi
  • Piazza della Repubblica: 0.4 mi
  • Museo di Palazzo Davanzati: 0.4 mi
  • Pitti Palace: 0.4 mi
  • Laurentian Library (Biblioteca Medicea Laurenziana): 0.5 mi
  • Piazzale Michelangelo: 0.5 mi
  • Santa Maria Novela Basilica: 0.5 mi
  • Medici Chapels (Cappelle Medicee): 0.6 mi
  • Galleria dell'Accademia: 0.6 mi
  • Basilica di San Lorenzo: 0.6 mi
  • Mercato Centrale: 0.6 mi
  • Museo di San Marco: 0.6 mi
  • Basilica di Santa Croce: 0.6 mi
  • Boboli Gardens: 0.7 mi
  • Cimitero Delle Porte Sante: 0.7 mi
  • Church of Santa Maria Novella: 0.7 mi
  • Piazza San Marco: 0.7 mi
  • Santa Maria Novella Train station: 0.7 mi
  • Basilica di San Miniato al Monte: 0.7 mi
  • Giardino Della Gherardesca: 0.8 mi
  • Basilica Of San Lorenzo: 0.9 mi
  • Artemio Franchi Stadium: 1.2 mi
  • Giardino Corsi: 1.3 mi
  • Museo Stibbert: 1.9 mi
  • Fiesole: 3.1 mi
  • Baptistry (Battistero): 43.3 mi

Dining

Continental Breakfast
Continental Breakfast settled in Your Room consists of Coffee, Tea, Milk,Brioches, Muesli, Crisp Bread, Butter, Jam, Honey, Yogurt,Orange Juice.
Complimentary Services
Black 5 Florence offers, Free WiFi, Free Minibar with Mineral Water, Air-Conditioned rooms, hairdryer and private bathroom.

Hotel Policies

Check-in:
1400
Check-out:
1000

Terms and conditions

Rates quoted in currencies other than the hotel's base currency are subject to the rate of the international exchange. Rate may change throughout stay. Rate may reflect average nightly rate. Extra charges may apply. Incidental charges, such as room service, are not included in the rate.

The amenities and/or facilities may not be located at the hotel, but within a reasonable distance, and additional charges may apply for use. All information has been provided by this hotel and not by Orbitz

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Guest Reviews (7)

Ratings and reviews for Black 5 Florence

Overall score

3.4 / 5
5.01.0
7 out of 7
Amenities:
3.3
Room cleanliness:
3.6
Hotel staff:
3.1
Room comfort:
2.8
Location:
4.4
Value:
3.7

57% would recommend to a friend.

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Review of Black 5 Florence

Reviewer score

1
5.01.0
Anonymous
Business
Summerville, SC
Sep 24, 2012

The worst ever

BEWARE, NOT AS DESCRIBED!!! Our room #8 had no telephone, no internet, no alarm clock, the "mini-bar" was an empty fridge with 2 bottles of water over 5 days. There were springs poking out of the top of the mattress. on the right side. The bathroom smelled like urine every time it was closed up, a couple of lights were out and when we asked the front desk to replace the bulbs so we could see better in the dark room, we were told that is not possible. We also asked about a telephone or alarm clock and were told there was nothing they could do to assist us. They are supposed to change the sheets and towels every 3 days; our sheets were never changed as evident by the ink stains and other stains that were always present. Location is the only good thing, other than that a total rip off. I have been to Italy many times and this was the WORST!

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
1
Room cleanliness:
1
Hotel staff:
1
Room comfort:
1
Location:
3
Value:
1
Trip purpose:

Business

Dining tip: Short walk from hotel

ZEB, the best restaurant/day grocery run by a meticulous mother and son team. Make reservations Thursday-Sat. and Enjoy the best food ever!

Review of Black 5 Florence

Reviewer score

3
5.01.0
ABJP
Houston, TX, USA
Oct 22, 2011

Black 5 -- Excellent Location; Other Amenities only Fair

Best part about this hotel is its location in the historic part of Florence. Uffizzi, Academia, and Duomo are all easily walkable. Problems we encountered involved missing the check-in window (14:00 - 18:00) by 5 minutes. The English-speaking clerk had left, and we had to wait for the young woman who cleans the rooms and provides breakfast to ride over on her bike. Since she spoke only Italian (and we speak only a few words), we had to postpone most of our questions until the next day. Although the hotel advertises a lift, you have to walk up 1 and 1/2 flights of stairs before you can access it. Not recommended for people with even minor handicaps. Room and bath are small -- even by European standards. No chairs or desk, so we had to improvise to use the in-room internet. Breakfast was ordinary, but without fruit or hot food. There are 4 keys required to progress from the front entrance to your room. Don't try driving yourself, since even the taxis have to follow a convoluted route; and parking is next to impossible.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
1
Room cleanliness:
3
Hotel staff:
2
Room comfort:
2
Location:
5
Value:
4
Dining tip: Short walk from hotel

Cafe Italiano is just around the corner from the Hotel. It was the best and closest of the 3 hotel-suggested restaurants we tried.

Review of Black 5 Florence

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
Anonymous
Not Provided
Feb 20, 2011

New fresh B&B! Modern and trendy

New fresh B&B! Modern and trendy smal rooms. Please note you can only check in 14-18. Will stay here again!

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
3
Room comfort:
No rating
Location:
5
Value:
5
Review of Black 5 Florence

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
Bryllupsrejsende
København
Jun 10, 2014

Dejligt hotel i hjertet af Firenze

Nyrenoveret værelse med aircondition, rengøring og faciliteter glimrende. Værelset lå på første mod gården, så lidt mørkt i dagtimerne, men til gengæld stille i aften/nattetimerne. Professionelt og hjælpsomt personale, fortrinsvist italiensk talende, men engelsk ved åbningstiden om eftermiddagen i receptionen.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
4
Location:
5
Value:
5
Dining tip: Short walk from hotel

Restaurant Le Carceri, Piazza Madonna Della Neve, 3. Professionel betjening, baggrundsviden om lokationen, hjælp til det rette vinvalg ift retterne og velkomponerede, velsmagende retter til priser i mellemlejet. Tænk italiensk familierestaurant udenfor turist periferien.

Review of Black 5 Florence

Reviewer score

2
5.01.0
Weeky
Wien
Aug 7, 2013

Beim Bed and Breakfast kein Breakfast?

Ja, tatsächlich, das Frühstück war nicht inkludiert, es hätten pro person und tag noch einmal ca. 10 euro draufgezahlt werden sollen und das für aufbackbrötchen? nein, da haben wir lieber drauf verzichtet und haben uns für 2 euro im supermarkt eine frische focaccia geholt! die dachterrasse konnten wir somit auch nicht genießen. der check in wurde von einem seeeehr strangen typen gemacht... das zimmer war recht nett, das badezimmer hat etwas gestunken, die laken wurden auch nicht am 3. tag gewechselt, obwohl es angekündigt war. klimaanlage und zimmer waren sonst okay, das zimmer ging in einen ruhigen innenhof. fernseher ist nur auf italienisch, den kann man also wenn man kein italienisch spricht vergessen. die sitzgelegenheiten im sehr kleinen zimmer bestanden aus einem klapprigen roten stoffbezogenen sessel und einem dazugehörigen hocker, bei denen beiden ein fuss locker war. also auch nicht unbedingt das gelbe vom ei. und dazu muss ich sagen, dass wir 60 euro pro nacht gezahlt haben. dafür ist das zimmer total okay, aber wenn leute mehr für diese absteige berappen müssen finde ich das sehr übertrieben.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
4
Room cleanliness:
2
Hotel staff:
1
Room comfort:
2
Location:
4
Value:
2
Review of Black 5 Florence

Reviewer score

4
5.01.0
GiuGiu
Aargau, Schweiz
Oct 15, 2012

Zu empfehlen

Unser Zimmer war sehr klein. Fenster und Türen sehr alt. Man hört auch den Nachbar auf der Toilette und die Taube auf dem Dach. Das Personal ist sehr freundlich und hilfsbereit. Alle Sehenswürdigkeiten und Einkaufsläden in der Nähe.

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
3
Room cleanliness:
4
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
3
Location:
4
Value:
4
Dining tip: Short walk from hotel

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Review of Black 5 Florence

Reviewer score

5
5.01.0
0520890
Wien, Österreich
Jul 24, 2011

Wenn wieder Florenz, dann in dieses Hotel!

Zimmer wunderschön, Frühstück bekamen wir gratis (obwohl laut Website extra 7 €), war aber auch nicht wirklich berauschend um ehrlich zu sein, sonst alles super, sehr sauber, Klimaanlage super funktioniert, leider etwas laut da Fenster straßenseitig, Lage großartig, direkt bei Santra Croce und den Uffizien etc., Personal sehr zuvorkommend und freundlich

Hotel features (5 = best, 1 = worst):
Amenities:
5
Room cleanliness:
5
Hotel staff:
5
Room comfort:
5
Location:
5
Value:
5
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