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Florence, Italy, City Trip - Hotels

Gallery Hotel Art in Florence, Italy



These fine hotel selections range from top of the line to more moderately priced accommodations.
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TOP OF THE LINE

Villa San Michele

Villa San Michele
Via Doccia 4. Fiesole
055 567 8200

Ideally located just outside of the city on the peaceful hill of Fiesole, Villa San Michele is unquestionably the most beautiful hotel in Florence, if not in all of Italy.

LUXURY

Skylounge at Continentale

Continentale
Vicolo Dell'oro 6/R
055 283 139

The fresh, modern Continentale, part of the hip and stylish Ferragamo group, offers simple and stylish rooms.

Library at the Gallery Hotel Art

Gallery Hotel Art
Vicolo dell'Oro, 3
055 272 669 87

Also part of Lungarno Hotels, the Ferragamo-owned hotel chain, is the sleek Gallery Hotel Art, conveniently located across the Arno river in the heart of the historic center.

Suite at Hotel Lungarno

Hotel Lungarno
Borgo San Jacopo 14
055 567 8200

An impeccably appointed boutique hotel literally perched on the Arno River, this hotel also boasts Ristorante Borgo San Jacopo, a must for romantic, Arno-side dining.

MODERATE

Suite at Borghese Palace Art Hotel

Borghese Palace Art Hotel
Via Ghibellina, 174R
50100 Firenze

Modern, reasonably-priced rooms near the Palazzo Vecchio - temporary photography exhibits are on view in the hotel's attractive vaulted lobby.

Hotel David

Hotel David
Viale Michelangelo 1
055 6811695
www.davidhotel.com
A tranquil 19th century villa hotel, warmly decorated and offering the feel of a private residence.

Lobby of Hotel Loggiato dei Serviti

Hotel Loggiato dei Serviti
Piazza SS. Annunziata, 3
055 289 592
www.loggiatodeiservitihotel.it

Offering an authentic Florentine feel, this intimate and elegant hotel occupies a grand 16th-century palace that once belonged to a religious order.


Restaurant at Pensione Annalena

Pensione Annalena
Hotel Annalena Via Romana, 34
055 222 402
www.hotelannalena.it

On the other side of the city, near the impressive Pitti Palace and lush Boboli gardens, Pensione Annalena is a fine, moderately priced choice.


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