This charming city hotel has a total of 30 rooms. Guests are welcomed into a lobby with 24-hour reception and check-out service at this air-conditioned establishment. There is a hotel safe and breakfast room on the premises. Those arriving by car may park their vehicles in the hotel's garage (fees apply). This is a book-crossing centre and in its well-stocked library one can find lots of art books, guides and novels. The bar offers organic products, rich wine and coffee assortments. The hotel has free Internet access and pays particular attention to the separation between smoking and non-smoking areas, especially with regard to the rooms. The concierge advises guests where to go to eat and will book museum visits, guided tours and excursions in Florence and in Tuscany.
The hotel is situated 100 m from Florence's Santa Maria Novella train station and close to the Duomo (cathedral) and central market. The historical centre of Florence is within walking distance of the hotel. Peretola Airport is approximately 4 km away and Galileo Galilei Airport is roughly 100 km away.
On the ground floor there are 4 very comfortable, differently-coloured rooms, decorated with antique or special furniture (the Superior rooms). The rooms have been renovated. A selection of books, records or special aromas is available on request and one suite has a hot tub. On the first floor there are 12 large standard rooms with private bathrooms with shower/bath and hairdryer, most of them facing a quiet courtyard. On the second floor there are another 18 rooms in the annexed hotel Marine, all with a bathroom. Each one is particular and different from one another and they are furnished with antique and vintage pieces. Rooms are fitted with double beds and come with a direct dial telephone, TV, tea and coffee making facilities and an ironing set. Air conditioning and central heating are standard features in all accommodation.
Guests can enjoy their free time in the library, with books on art, guidebooks on Florence, Tuscany and Italy in general. The literature and fiction are in several languages so they are open to all guests, maybe with a good glass of wine as an accompaniment. Guests can also relax in one of the hotel's hot tubs.
The hotel can serves a breakfast buffet to its guests each morning.
American Express, Diners Club, JCB, MasterCard and VISA are accepted as methods of payment at this hotel. Cash payments are also possible.
When travelling to the hotel by car, guests can take the Florence Nord exit from the highway, and follow the road in the direction of Fortezza da Basso and S.Maria Novella train station. From the station the hotel is about 10 min walking distance.
Direct dial telephone
Iron and board