1.09.2010

Four Seasons - Florence, Italy

Four Seasons Hotel, Firenze
Borgo Pinti, 99
50121 Florence
Tuscany, Italy

Contact: +39 (055) 2626 1

A 15 minute walk away from Galleria Dell Accademia and the Duomo, and a 10 minute walk away from the Uffizi Gallery, the Four Seasons Hotel Firenze is an enchanted city sanctuary in the midst of Florence, where an art-filled Renaissance palazzo and conventino frame a centuries-old private park.

Dining

Il Palagio (left): Italian cuisine, vaulted ceilings, elegant decor and lovely views of the inner gardens. Large French doors open to a patio.
Winery (right): seperate space located in the centre of Il Palagio, it features open displays of close to 400 bottles of wine. Vintage wines can be tasted by the glass.

Atrium Bar: an elegant setting to enjoy light meals, coffee specialties, cocktails and afternoon tea. Live piano music in the evenings.


La Magnolia (left): available for breakfast

Al Fresco (right): located beside the swimming pool and spa, this outdoor terrace is open from June to September. It is the perfect place for relaxed dining, refreshing drinks and ice cream.
Spa
The 8500 sq. foot spa offers a wide range of treatments in 10 luxurious treatment rooms. In between treatments, guests have full access to relaxation lounges and the outdoor pool and whirlpools to further enhance their spa experience. It is the only spa in the world to use the products from Officina Profumo - Farmaceutica di Santa Maria Novella. One of the world's oldest pharmacies, it continues to use ingredients and follow the traditional recipes of monks from the 13th century.

Rooms & Suites
116 Rooms & Suites in total - many feature original frescoes, friezes and hand-painted sculptured reliefs. Prices range from $450-$1600USD per night.


Premier Room: these bright rooms overlook the Hotel park or neighbouring gardens and residences. They combine the elegance of a Renaissance building with modern-day comfort.

Superior Room: these rooms offer streetscapes of the charming Gino Capponi or Borgo Pinti, or views of the internal courtyard of the Palazzo.

Gallery Suite: located in the Palazzo della Gherardesca, with street views of Borgo Pinti and Giardino del Borgo. The suites preserve individual features of the original architecture, such as panelled ceilings and frescoes in the bedroom.

Noble Suite: located on the first floor of the Palazzo della Gherardesca and features a bedroom and living area separated by a solid wood door. The frescoed vaulted ceiling in the bedroom and the panelled and gold-decorated ceiling in the living room gives the suite an authentic Renaissance feel.

Presidential Suite (Conventino): offers breathtaking views of the park. The living room features a frescoed vaulted ceiling and is the perfect place for a romantic dinner, a meeting or simple relaxation. The bedroom is decorated with a hand-painted antique wood-panelled ceiling. Large windows open onto a small terrace. Suite consists of two marble bathrooms.


Royal Suite (della Gherardesca): this 2500 sq. foot suite is located in the nobles' quarters of the Palazzo della Gherardesca. The suite captures the very essence of living as a noble Florentine family. Every room boasts art on the vaulted ceilings, beautiful frescoes and stuccos, and an original ceramic floor in the gallery. The combination of restored art and modern convenience makes this the most desired accomodation in the city.
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