The Hotel Rivoli is an excellent superior fourstar hotel that welcomes its guests in a charming and elegant and common area which help to enhance the famous historical atmosphere of ancient residence in the city. It is situated in a perfect location in the very heart of Florence just a few minutes walk from the Santa Maria Novella train station and Basilica and a few steps away from other main historical sights such as museums and monuments and also from the Convention and Exhibition Centre. The professional services and art of welcoming satisfied every guest and enable them to enjoy the entire hotel as an oasis of quietness far away from the frenetic city centre life. The patio a gorgeous little square full of flowers paved with traditional red Florentine terracotta tiles is surrounded by pastel coloured facades and by sunny room terraces. A large whirlpool hot tub available to all guests all year round along with an indoor garden full of blooming plants and shaded by a centenary cypress symbol of Tuscan landscape is a perfect to read and relax. The 80 rooms are all spacious well lighted and soundproof and have stylish furnishings. Some of them have either a balcony or a terrace; others are facing the patio or the indoor garden or have an independent entry directly from the ancient cloister. For breakfast guests are welcome to an elegant room with original cross vaults and XVI century columns and capitals. A sumptuous buffet will satisfy everyone with wide choices from the English buffet together with the famous Espresso and a hearty smile the same as the one given at the Garden Bar where drinks are served.