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Four Seasons Hotel Firenze

Four Seasons Hotel Firenze, Italy, TL500

Photo: Courtesy of Four Seasons Hotel Firenze

99 Borgo Pinti
Florence, 50121, Italy
TEL: (800) 332-3442
TEL: 39-055-26261

Following a massive building restoration, Florence’s 116-room Four Seasons hotel opened in June 2008. Located in the fifteenth-century Palazzo della Gherardesca—with monumental frescoed halls and room décors that range from opulent Renaissance suites to a discreetly elegant, almost Georgian style in most rooms—this is the city’s first true resort hotel. Facilities include a spa, an outdoor pool, and an 11-acre private park. Room amenities go beyond the usual satellite TV to included DVD players, iPod docking stations, twice-daily maid service, and WiFi. Service, under manager Patrizio Cipollini, is top notch. There's an ex-convent—500 yards away, on the far side of the park—with its own entrance at 46 Via Gino Capponi.

Room to Book:

The 36 rooms in the former convent building are the quietest and most discreet. With its own reception desk and breakfast room, the Conventino has the advantages of a small, boutique hotel with the facilities of a larger resort.

Insider Tip:

Those travelling with families should ask the concierge to arrange a kid-oriented visit to the Uffizi, Pitti Palace, or the Pinocchio Park (Pinocchio's creator was from the town of Collodi, just down the Arno toward Pisa).

Amenities

Open / Closes
  • Accessible by Public Transportation
  • Business Center
  • Babysitting
  • Concierge
  • Dry Cleaning
  • Family Friendly
  • Gym/Fitness Center
  • Golf
  • Horseback Riding
  • Handicapped Accessible
  • Laundry Service
  • Maid Service
  • Meeting Room
  • Pet Friendly
  • Room Service
  • Spa
  • Tennis
  • Turndown
  • WiFi

Number of Rooms: 72

Number of Suites: 44

Number of Restaurants: 2

Number of Bars: 2

Number of Pools: 2

Year Opened: 2008

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