Hotel de la Ville is located in the city center, on what could be called the “5th Avenue of Fashion” of Florence. The elegant and tranquil setting of the hotel is the perfect backdrop to the bustling city life where one can tour the streets and lanes of the renaissance city admiring stunning architecture, open air markets and the smell of espresso, pastries and fresh pasta.
There is always something to see and do while in visiting this city of art from the newest exhibits to lively pubs and restaurants and the best part is having a quiet oasis nearby where one can relax and recuperate from a busy day in Florence and Tuscany. The elegant and sumptuous rooms at Hotel de la Ville are decorated with rich colors and comfortable furnishings, the perfect touch to a perfect vacation.
There are 68 air conditioned rooms in this historic hotel which are designed to provide a serene and relaxing atmosphere with their quality cotton linens, complimentary terry bathrobes, large panoramic windows and luxurious décor.
Both the Classic rooms with 16 square meters, and the Superior rooms, with over 20 square meters, have en suite bathrooms, comfortable double or twin beds. They are a quiet and relaxing haven after a busy day exploring Florence and all it has to offer. All rooms have access to free Wi Fi, complimentary soaps and lotions, in room flat screen TV and telephone as well as a safe for your valuables as well as twice daily housekeeping service.
Hotel de la Ville also offers several suite options, each named for one of Italy’s famous artists – Raffaelo, Brunelleschi, da Vinci and Michelangelo. The Junior suites offer a spacious accommodations with more than 40 square meters, en suite bathroom and an inviting living room area. The suites are composed of two bedrooms, each with a private bath and a separate living room area. The Raffaelo suite can become a three bedroom upon request, each with en suite bathroom.
This luxury setting offers more than comfortable bedrooms
In this home away from home, not only are the rooms quiet and relaxing but there is also the option of an American bar where one can sit and unwind with friends and family over a cocktail, glass of wine and order a refreshing cold dish or munch on happy hour treats. The central position also makes Hotel de la Ville an excellent setting for business events and reunions with an air conditioned meeting room that will seat up to 50 persons. This room is fully equipped with a sound system, direct telephone, Wi Fi and a theater option. In addition to offering plenty of space for its guests, the hotel also offers concierge services for arranging holiday travels, tickets to museums and tours within and outside the city walls.
For those who love to live the city
Where ever you want to go, Hotel de la Ville is only a short distance away. Admire the Duomo and the Baptistery, with its impressive architecture, geometric marble designs and intricate bronze doors. There are several museums other than the infamous Uffizi and L’Accademia with the awe inspiring David which merit a visit like Palazzo Davazanti or Palazzo Strozzi. And who doesn’t like to go window shopping? Top designs line via Tornabuoni with the latest fashions, colors and accessories. Treasures both small and extra large can be found in one of the many nearby antique stores and searching them out makes for a fun afternoon. And when you are exhausted from shopping, admiring and exploring, Florence offers a wide range of cafes for sipping a restorative espresso or restaurants for a delicious typically Tuscan meal.
And for those who want to venture out in Tuscany
Florence is central for visiting Tuscany and it’s amazing sites. A day trip to a Chianti vineyard for wine tasting and a tour of their historic cantina will delight all of your senses. Pisa and Lucca are an easy drive away, or train ride, which can be easily arranged by the Hotel de la Ville Concierge. They will also be able to assist you in finding your way around the sometimes hectic roads of Italy to find other fabulous treasures like Siena, Cortona or the nearby Casentino Valley.