The bed and breakfast Johanna I is part of the group Antiche Dimore Fiorentine which brings together several charming residences in the historical center of Florence.
Residenza Johanna I is located in a beautiful nineteenth-century building in the center of Florence, minutes away from all of the main attractions of the city.
The bed & breakfast offers its guests an elegant and extremely nice environment, just recently renewed and renovated, while still maintaining its feel of a traditional Florentine home.
The 10 bedrooms in the B&B are spacious and comfortable. They are all furnished in Florentine style, with precious textile tapestries and silk curtains. Some rooms have a wonderful canopy bed, perfect for the most romantic and refined travelers.
All rooms are equipped with their own private bathroom and all of today's modern comforts, including air conditioning, satellite TV, an in-room safe and free WI-Fi.
In the morning, guests will be able to enjoy a delicious breakfast in the lovely breakfast room accompanied by the pleasant sounds of classical music in the background. For a small gourmet break, the B&B offers its guests throughout the day, the possibility to enjoy tea, infusions, coffee, snacks and other treats.
A laptop is at the guest's disposal, free of charge.
Guests arriving with a car can also take advantage of special rates at a manned parking garage nearby.
The location in the heart of the city
Johanna I is located in a quiet residential area in the center of Florence, well connected by public transport.
The bed and breakfast is located near the Basilica of San Lorenzo, one of the oldest churches in Florence, where you will find the famous Medici Chapels.
The main sights in Florence, mostly concentrated in the historical center, are within walking distance from the residence. In just 15 minutes, you can reach the Duomo and the train station but, if you prefer to use public transportation, there are also city bus lines that stop near the B&B.
What to do in Florence and other activities
The staff at the Residenza Johanna I is at the guests' disposal to reserve entrance into all Florence museums and organize guided visits and tours, either in Florence or in Tuscany.
Among the activities organized: horse-drawn carriage rides along the streets of Florence, cooking classes and wine-tasting tours in Chianti, as an example.
The B&B has an agreement with a wellness center located in the historical center of Florence.
Another example of something to try that will make your vacation in Florence unique: go on a hot air balloon ride over the Tuscan countryside!
The staff at Residenza Johanna I is prepared to offer advice to all guests to get the most out of their experience in Florence so if you stay at Johanna I, your time spent in the "Cradle of the Renaissance" will be unforgettable!