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The charm of yesteryear

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La Casa dei Tintori Bed & Breakfast in Florence

Medieval house but young and friendly welcome in the heart of Florence


If you are looking for clean, warm, friendly hospitality and personal service the Casa dei Tintori B&B in Florence, Italy is your answer.

Recently voted one of the top five Bed & Breakfasts in all of Florence, Casa dei Tintori is a careful and accurate restoration of a 13th Century building in the historic center of the city.

While retaining its Medieval charm, the Bed and Breakfast is equipped with all the modern amenities, including air-conditioning, heating, private bathrooms with showers, TVs and a free fast Internet computer that enables guests to keep in touch with family and friends back home.

Each of the five private guest rooms is decorated in period furniture and fabrics in patterns and colors derived from the Florentine tradition of Medieval textile dyers.

Casa dei Tintori is located in a quiet, residential and very safe neighborhood with a variety of charming shops, good restaurants, and “ gelato “ stores that make life worth living.

This central B&B in Florence is only a short walk from famous landmarks like the Uffizi Museum, the Pitti Palace and Boboli Gardens, the Ponte Vecchio which spans the Arno river, Santa Croce, Piazza della Signoria, the Duomo and many more.

If that’s not enough, there are famous statues, monuments and art galleries everywhere you look.

There are, of course, high fashion stores, artisan and leather shops, open air markets and more restaurants than one can count.

The Medieval building has an interesting history. Eight centuries ago it was a dyers’ house, a large wool weaving and textile dying workshop. In fact the district originally teemed with similar craft workshops under the aegis of “Arte dei Tintori” (Art of the Dyers).

With the friendly help of your hosts, Riccardo and Lavinia, the B&B Casa dei Tintori in Florence, Italy can truly be your home away from home.

Your home in the heart of Florence



All the rooms are provided with air conditioning, TV, free WiFi and safe deposit box. They have an elegant private bathroom with shower and hairdryer.

A complete set of linen will be given to every guest. Daily cleanings and twice a week bedlinen change.

The furniture is tasteful and antique. It has been carefully chosen to recall the traditional colours of the Florentine art of dyers.

We have done every effort to establish and run this B&B according to ecological criteria.


Hospitality and Services

In the Bed & Breakfast Casa dei Tintori you are always welcome in our home as guests.

We have for you five beautiful rooms: all wide, elegant rooms with private bathroom, air conditioning and decorated with antique furniture and fabrics that recall the colors of the Florentine tradition of ”Dryers’ Art“.

The entrance hall and the breakfast zone, between the brick arches of the old factory, are welcoming spaces where guests can meet Riccardo and Lavinia: here you can talk about your own experiences, organize your day or just surf the Web.

The Bed and Breakfast Casa dei Tintori is your home in the historic center of Florence. See you there!

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News & Last Minute

Offer Happy Birthday!

Offer Happy Birthday!

Are you going to celebrate your birthday in Florence? How wonderful, it will be one of those birthdays you will never forget!

Organize it to the fullest:

you need a great restaurant, a special day among the beauties of the city … but also a B&B that remains in your heart.

At the B&B “La Casa dei Tintori” we give you a 10% discount on your stay, and not only … in the room you will find a little present that will remain as a memento of your vacation in Florence!

Contact us to take advantage of the offer, it is valid until 31 December 2019

Offer code: “Birthday19”

Best wishes from Florence,

Lavinia and Riccardo

Cooking class

Cooking class

Would you love living an unique and unforgettable experience during your holiday in Florence? We can help you with it!
Italy and beautiful Florence are famous for its art, culture, and the sunny and warm locals. But also for its amazing cuisine!
An extra benefit of your vacation in Florence is the chance to take part in one of Carlotta’s cooking classes.
You’ll be her guest in her cozy stone house in Tuscan hills; with her you’ll learn how to cook typical Italian dishes, customising the class according to your preferences and tastes…she’ll share with you her grandma’s secret tips and recipes.
The cozy atmosphere and the picturesque landscape will contribute to making your experience even more authentic and special.
These classes are organised for small groups, and usually kids enjoy them too.
The “Full Treat class, the most popular one, for instance, costs € 80,00 per person, 4 hours meal included.
There are more classes, with different lengths, please ask to us, we’ll be happy to assist you.
We recommend to reserve in advance.
Olivia.. your personal guide in Florence

Olivia.. your personal guide in Florence

Explore Florence with a real local guide!

  • Walking tours in Florence
  • Museums guided tours
  • Wine & Food tour in Florence

I’m a licensed tour guide of Florence and Sommelier. I was born and raised in Florence where I studied History of Art and earned my degree in History of Architecture. The love for my land has always brought me to study and discover Tuscany from every side, its history, traditions, wine and food culture. After University I wanted to live a countryside experience so I got a job as wine educator in a Chianti winery where I discovered my big passion for wines. I then started to escort people in Florence and Tuscany and I’ve been collaborating with some guided books and magazines concerning Tuscany and in particular I’ve been writing about the best itineraries to do in our region. I’m very passionate about our precious extra virgin olive oil and every year I go olive-piking. Thanks to my deep knowledge of Tuscany I’m able to help people understand the culture of this beautiful land.

You can ask to B&B La Casa dei Tintori to reserve your tour


New Bus line to get to the B&B

New Bus line to get to the B&B

Due to the recents work in progress for the construction of the new tram lines, the bus to get from the station to here changed.


But don’t worry, getting here by bus is still very easy!
Instead of taking the bus n°23, you should walk a few meters to reach the bus stop named STAZIONE VIA PANZANI, where you can catch the bus C1, which will bring you very close by the B&B.

You can easily recognize it because is part of the new buses of the city of Florence: small, electric and much more eco-friendly!


Here a little printable map to help you finding your way to here:

Aperitif at La Casa dei Tintori

Aperitif at La Casa dei Tintori

All our guests ask us suggestions about traditional dishes from Florence and the best restaurants. But not many know about the aperitif tradition of Florence: it is a meal, usually in the late afternoon, consisting of little delicious snacks, served with a glass of wine. There are many shops offerings good aperitifs in Florence, however, since it is a local tradition, they tend to be located outside the city center.

This is why La Case dei Tintori B&B has decided to offer his guests a typical aperitif, and most importantly, a special moment of your holiday in Florence!

Information and details:

This is an additional on-demand service. Send an enquiry when booking your room, or during your stay.

The aperitif is served in our breakfast room any time between 13:00 – 19:00

This is a sample menu and indicative of the food on offer but we accept special requests.


– Tuscanian bread, schiacciata all’olio, coccoli, cheese, salami, olives, eggs, vegetables, bruschetta (tomato, extra-virgin olive oil, mushroom cream) .. and wine.


– 20 euro for one person

– 35 euro for 2 people.

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