This air-conditioned city hotel is situated inside an ancient palace dating back to 1800. Formerly the Fratelli Alinari art printing house, the hotel was restored and is designed to offer a unique blend of traditional and modern elements with an exclusive air of history and elegance. Guests are welcomed in the lobby, which offers a 24-hour reception and a 24-hour check-out service, as well as a hotel safe and lift access to the upper floors. There is a TV lounge and breakfast room, and guests will appreciate the wireless Internet access. A laundry service is offered for a fee. Guests arriving by car may leave their vehicle in the car park (fees apply). There are 20 guest rooms in total.
This modern hotel is located 300 metres from Santa Maria Novella station and 10 minutes' walk from the cathedral. It is well situated for visiting historic Florence on foot. It is less than 15 minutes from the Uffizi Gallery and the Ponte Vecchio. Florence-Peretola Airport is approximately 7 km from the hotel and Pisa-Galileo Galilei Airport is around 85 km away.
The guest rooms are decorated with antique Florentine furnishings, which were hand-painted by a local craftsman, and there are also 7 rooms in contemporary style. The best in modern technology and warm relaxing colour tones ensure the perfect accommodation, the utmost in comfort and really good value for money. All rooms come with an en suite bathroom with shower and hairdryer, and offer a double bed. The rooms also come equipped with a direct dial telephone, satellite TV, Internet access, a safe and a minibar. The rooms also feature individually regulated air conditioning and heating, and a private balcony or terrace.
A breakfast buffet is served each morning at the hotel.
American Express, Diners Club, MasterCard and VISA are accepted at this hotel.
By train, get off at Santa Maria Novella station. Exit the station on the pharmacy side and cross the street at the traffic lights. Then go right and at the first corner turn left. By car: follow the signs for the city centre, then to the central train station. Florence Airport offers a shuttle to reach the central train station.
Direct dial telephone
Satellite cable TV