Do you know that is possible to give yourself a relaxing getaway from the chaos without leaving the city?
Less than 2 kilometers far from Santa Maria del Fiore, this elegant five-star hotel is an urban oasis of calm just a few steps away from Florence heart.
Born as a country residence of the Florentine nobility, in XIX century the villa became the rendezvous point of the Macchiaioli movement and a forum of cultural exchange.
Now, it has been completely renovated: in the 45 rooms – located in the Villa, the Loggia and the Villa Spa – every detail, from the pastel tones and the elegance of the furnitures, is studied to offer you a complete wellness experience.
Each room is equipped with a minibar, a TV with satellite and cable channels and an electric kettle. For the best stay, ask for a room with river view or choose one of the three themed Junior Suites – Fabrics, Botanics or Library – created to evoke the atmosphere of the past.
The best thing is that can indulge in a pleasant time-out in this amazing hotel even you can’t stay long. Rooms are available from 12:00 pm to 6:00 pm for a relaxing Day Break or, if look for something really unique, from 10:00 am to 7:30 pm for the “Aperi-Use”.
You can choose one of the special cocktail created by Patrick Pistolesi and enjoy it in the in the intimacy of your room.
If you have more time to spend here, you won’t get boring: relax in the outdoor pool in the hidden garden or cuddle yourself with a wellness treatment in the underground spa, who features a wooden hot tub, an emotional shower and a heated pool with little ice fountain in addition to a wonderful mosaics bio sauna at 60° and a Turkish bath.
The restaurant – finely furnished with a polished rustic style – serves the specialties of Tuscan cuisine and offers an amazing sights on the river. For a real special moment, choose the outdoor terrace of The Greenhouse and its spectacular view of the Arno: it’s really the best place for a romantic dinner.