Is there anything more civilized than a day spent exploring the world's greatest masterpieces? The answer is yes, if that day is followed by full surrender to the art of well-being. While the Tuscan countryside may seem tailor-made for a soothing stay, those preferring an urban spa escape will discover a wealth of exceptional properties to choose from on GAYOT's list of top ten spa hotels in Florence. Guest-only spas and gold dust treatments are just the beginning at this range of retreats, where you might also find an expansive Florentine garden, engaging art exhibition or fresco-clad suite.
PALACES OF PAMPERING Top 10 Spa Hotels Worldwide
Soothe your senses at one of GAYOT's top picks, where you can indulge in an Indian head massage or revive with a signature treatment before moseying back for a nap.
BUONE VACANZE Top 10 Hotels in Italy
From the historic Villa d'Este in Lake Como to the Four Seasons in Milan, these hotels highlight the beauty of Italy's diverse regions and offer some of the world's best views.