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Belmond Villa San Michele

Top 10 Hotels in Florence

A guest room at Belmond Villa San Michele, one of GAYOT's Top 10 Hotels in Florence

Belmond Villa San Michele
www.villasanmichele.com

 

This former monastery is one of Florence's most beloved hotels, a hilltop retreat where guests will be enchanted by a decadent suite in the former orangery, a glass-roofed bar in the ancient cloister, a garden pool and a legendary cooking school.

 

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