Converted from a 15th century building, the Hotel Palazzo Del Borgo is in the heart of Florence, within sight of the church of Santa Maria Novella and an easy walk from the Duomo, Uffizi Gallery, Ponte Vecchio and all main points of interest. The hotel is also very near the station and airport shuttle bus terminal, both of which are easily reached on foot. The building was restored under the strict ordinance of the Fine Arts Commission and is preserved as a historic monument. Art and culture are the main theme of this charming small boutique hotel in Florence.
The cosy lounge and breakfast rooms are elegantly decorated with antiques and original paintings which create an intimate and stylish atmosphere. A selection of art books is available to guests and an added touch are the evening complimentary lectures presented by professors of the University of Florence on the art and history of Florence and art conservation and restoration for which Florence is world famous.
In this small and exclusive hotel you can expect warm friendly service, combined with care and attention to detail, which will enable you to experience the comforts of a delightful home from home. There are 34 tastefully furnished guestrooms decorated in a typical Florentine style with air conditioning, satellite LCD televisions and free wi-fi internet access as standard. Last, but not least there is a small secluded courtyard garden, in which breakfast and drinks are served among the lemon trees, creating an inviting and relaxed atmosphere.
Distance from Airport:
10 miles - Amerigo Vespucci
All have - bathroom/shower - WC - telephone - LCD satellite TV - air conditioning - mini-bar - hairdryer - tea and coffee making facilities - wi-fi internet access - safe - hairdryer - slippers - (certain amenities may be payable locally)
Location and Resort:
Florence is the ideal destination for a short city break with history, architecture and great food and drink. It is set in the Italian region of Tuscany, on the banks of the River Arno. The city is the perfect place for art lovers and the galleries house some of the finest collections of paintings by masters such as Leonardo da Vinci, Michelangelo and Botticelli. It is a network of medieval streets and best explored on foot, with cathedrals, piazzas and palazzos adding to its beauty. Florence is set in the tranquil Umbrian countryside and offers easy access to Assisi and the famous Leaning Tower of Pisa.
Eating and Drinking:
The hotel has an American bar and a breakfast area. During the summer months breakfast can be enjoyed in the courtyard garden. The hotel can also make recommendations and help with local restaurant reservations
The hotel does not have a swimming pool.
This hotel will appeal to friends, families and couples looking for boutique style accommodation with a strong art theme in historic Florence. The main sights and shops are nearby as is the train and bus terminals.
Friends, Families and Couples