The hotel, which has an availability of 87 rooms, is unique to Florence with its spacious, comfortable, elegant lobby and the wonderful panoramic views that can be seen from many rooms. The building was built in 1860. The air-conditioned establishment offers a lobby with 24h reception and check-out services, a hotel safe, currency exchange facilities, a cloakroom and lift access. Food and drinks are provided in the café, bar and restaurant. Business guests are sure to appreciate the conference facilities. For additional fees guests may take advantage of the Internet access, room service, a laundry service and a garage.
Florence is a city to visit on foot and the hotel is certainly the ideal place to start from for a truly satisfying visit. The hotel is located on the right bank of the Arno River, between Santa Croce and Piazzale Michelangelo, a short distance from the Uffizi Gallery and the Ponte Vecchio, the Cathedral, the Accademia and the main Florence train station, Santa Maria Novella. Peretola Airport of Florence and Galileo Galilei Airport of Pisa are situated some 10 km and 90 km from the hotel, respectively.
The rooms are en suite and equipped with a shower, bath, hairdryer, double beds, a direct dial telephone, satellite/cable TV and Internet access. A safe, minibar, individually regulated air conditioning and heating also come as standard in all rooms. From the superior rooms guests can also enjoy a beautiful view of Arno River.
The restaurant La Serra is the best option for lunch or dinners and it offers Florentine and Italian cuisine with a few international touches. The main emphasis, however, is on Tuscan cuisine, using fresh, seasonal products. A breakfast buffet is served each morning and lunch and dinner may be selected à la carte.
American Express, Diners Club, JCB, MasterCard and VISA are accepted as methods of payment.
The hotel is very close to Piazza Santa Croce. From the Firenze Santa Maria Novella by bus no. 23 to Lungarno della Zecca Vecchia. Taxi takes about 5 min.
Direct dial telephone
Satellite cable TV