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Florence


Florence

Florence The birthplace of the Renaissance, Florence is possibly the most beautifully preserved and artistically rich cities in the world. Here, artistic treasures and architectural masterpieces of the past blend with ancient streets lined with elegant boutiques, peaceful parks, streetside cafes offering steaming hot expresso and fresh biscotti, unforgettable dining establishments and breathtaking views at every turn.

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Florence / Grand Hotel Cavour

Grand Hotel Cavour

Wellness

4* Stars

Musical harmonies...scents of essences...light engineering tones, Hotel Cavour's Mini spa EVA welcomes you to its space dedicated to your comfort. In the ultra beautiful frescoed room with large windows overlooking the facade of Palazzo dei Pazzi, a gym has been installed complete with all Technogym machines. Your wellness programme ends with a characteristic Turkish bath combined with cascade shower for a peaceful rest in the charming relaxation room, where the colours and lights create the right ambiance for listening to good music and sipping an excellent herb tea. Mini spa EVA where you find‌ Emotion.. Vitality...Harmony

You've made the best choice..Grand Hotel Cavour is just where you thought it was! You're surrounded by Renaissance Florence, you look around and see the magnificent, impressive Palazzo del Bargello, leave your bags in the hall and and walk out on Via del Proconsolo, to the right you glimpse Piazza della Signoria, to the left the stirring Piazza del Duomo.

Rooms and Services A completely renovated ancient building, with 103 rooms furnished with a special focus on the materials and colours and equipped with all amenities. The difference in room types is not due to dimensions but rather to the different quality of the furnishings and finishes The perfect harmony between traditional and modern styles make Grand Hotel Cavour an ideal spot for an unforgettable stay in the wonderful city of Florence.

Angels Restaurant & Wine Bar Angels Restaurant & Wine Bar is a spot where the past and present blend to create a unique ambiance which we invite you to try. The bar with tasty appetisers, aperitifs and cocktails is open from 6 p.m. to midnight. The restaurant offers a menu where traditional recipes have been reinterpreted to offer you brand new flavours and local products. It is open from 7:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. -4-


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Florence / Hotel Atlantic Palace

Hotel Atlantic Palace 4* Stars

The Atlantic Palace Hotel is in the centre of Florence, in a fine environment rich of history and of tuscan and florentin tradition that at the same time, will offer You all the comforts and facilities of a modern hotel for your stay being of business or pleasure.

Rooms: All the rooms, refurbished between 1999 and 2001, are decorated in traditional florentine style and are equipped with air conditioning, minibar, satellite TV, safety box, bathroom with hairdryer.

Restaurant: Our Buffet Breakfast offers to our Clients a big selection of corn-flakes, fresh or in syrup fruits, different kind of bread, marmelades, fresh or packed pastry, sweet and salted, ham and cheese, fruit juices and many other items! (Try to believe it.)!

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Florence / Hotel Botticelli

Botticelli are finished with indisputable good taste and great attention to detail. Furnished in refined Tuscan style, with predominance of light, delicate colors, the rooms are equipped with every modern comfort; in addition, many of them offer views on characteristic sights of Florence. Each room counts with air conditioning, satellite TV, mini bar, safe, hairdryer and direct dial telephone.

Hotel Botticelli 4* Stars

Location A few steps from the market of San Lorenzo, the Cathedral and the most important museums of Florence, just 500 meters from the railway station, the Hotel Botticelli Florence is the ideal starting point whether for visiting the most important monuments of Florence and the elegant streets shopping, or for going to the nearby Palazzo dei Congressi and the Fortezza da Basso, site of major exhibitions.

Hotel Botticelli is situated in a delightful 16th century building, a small Renaissance gem located in the historic center of Florence. This fine and popular three-star hotel is strategically located within a few minutes walking distance from all the most important monuments including the Duomo, the Medici Chapels, the Uffizi Gallery, the Galleria dell'Accademia and the most famous shopping streets. The railway station is only a few hundred meters away. Also located near the congress center, Palazzo dei Congressi and Fortezza da Basso, headquarters of the Florence Fair, the hotel is ideal for business visits or congresses in Florence. Together with comfort and elegance, the hotel offers its guests courteous and professional service in a special Renaissance atmosphere enhanced by a splendid Florentine Terrace where, while enjoying a glass of excellent Tuscan wine our guests may give themselves over to pleasant moments of complete relax. The facilities include a private garage, free bicycle rental for pleasant hikes and romantic city rides, the Internet Point and Wi-Fi in all public areas. Hotel Botticelli is one of the hotels that are part of Panorama Hotels Italy, a group of hotel titles, established in Florence in 1997 with the idea of creating a "landscape" of various proposals that could meet the needs of every type of client wishing to stay in a prestigious hotel in Florence for business or pleasure.

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Florence / Hotel Cellai

Hotel Cellai

Location:

4* Stars

Hotel Cellai is located in the heart of the historic center of Florence, surrounded by monuments, churches and buildings of extraordinary beauty. All the most interesting and evocative city sites are within a short walking distance, passing through little streets full of charm and mystery. This exclusive hotel in Florence is very close to the San Lorenzo Market, hosted in a gigantic iron and glass building, where natives gather to buy local food and wine specialties. The Galleria dell'Accademia is just a short distance away, hosting the famous David by Michelangelo, as is the Duomo with its splendid dome by Brunelleschi.

Hotel Cellai is located in the heart of the historic center of Florence in an extremely characteristic and quiet area. It is surrounded by the extraordinary beauty of churches, buildings and monuments which are unique to this city. On entering this exclusive hotel in Florence, you will immediately sense its special atmosphere as being one of warmth and intimacy, relaxation and charm. An atmosphere that makes you feel like being at home, with each detail passionately chosen and each room deserving a visit, not to mention our personal attention offered to each guest. Its style recalls that of the ancient inns of times past where young, European aristocrats stayed while discovering the beauty and artistic mysteries on offer in Italy.

Rooms: The rooms of Hotel Cellai are extremely comfortable, equipped with warm and precious materials and personalized with authentic antiques expertly chosen one by one in the many markets of Tuscany. This passion for detail contributes to the intimate, tranquil atmosphere which transforms each room into a pleasant refuge within the bustling city of Florence, in a place where guests can relax after a day spent touring and admiring the many beautiful artistic and architectural sites in the city which cradled the Renaissance. The breakfast room is a "winter garden" with a large skylight where guests are served a delicious, candlelight breakfast each morning, with classical music playing in the background. - 10 -


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Florence / Hotel De Rose Palace

Hotel De Rose Palace

Services

4* Stars Complimentary Buffet Breakfast - A wide variety of foods await you every morning in our cosy breakfast room; it's the ideal way to start your leisure or business day. Valet Parking service - The hotel offers convenient private parking with valet service (about 25 euro per day). The car is delivered right to the front door of the Hotel within 10 minutes of your request. Tour Organization - The hotel's concierge can organize personalized walking, biking and hiking tours, city sightseeing, or special tours of the renown Chianti area and the picturesque rural villages of Tuscany. • Multilingual staff • 24 Hour Front Desk • Air conditioning • Wi-Fi Internet connection • Lounge/Cocktail Bar • Laundry/Ironing Service • Airport/Train station transportation • Car/Motorbike/Bicycle rental • Room service • Elevator/lift • Babysitting Service (on request) • Fax/Photocopying service • Safe deposit box • Cell phone/mobile rental • Complimentary newspapers • Currency exchange • Medical assistance available • Nearby fitness center (discount) • Massage service • Pets Allowed

Housed in a traditional Florentine mansion, in a peaceful neighbourhood just a short walk from Ponte Vecchio and Florence central train station, De Rose Palace Hotel is the ideal place to discover all the attractions of downtown Florence while enjoying a peaceful, intimate accommodation. TYPICAL FLORENTINE DECOR Graceful ambiences decorated with handcrafted furniture reflect the traditional atmosphere of old Florence. WHIRLPOOL BATHROOMS AND MODERN COMFORTS 18 classic rooms showcase baths or showers and some with whirlpool baths, modern comforts including air conditioning, satellite TV and Wi-Fi Internet connection. A PEACEFUL, UPSCALE LOCATION De Rose Palace Hotel is located near the banks of the Arno river, in the elegant residential area of Florence's Opera House, just a short walk away from Florence's major attractions.

Location De Rose Palace Hotel is located in a charming residential area a few steps away from Ponte Vecchio; Florence central train station (Santa Maria Novella SMN) is only 700 meters away.

Rooms De Rose Palace Hotel's 18 boutique rooms showcase classic Florentine style furnishings that recreate the atmosphere of old Florence. Handcrafted furniture blends in with modern comforts including Whirlpool bath or shower, satellite TV and WiFi Internet connection.

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Florence / Hotel Golden Tower

historic tower that was the great Filippo Strozzi's manor or to have a special dinner in the Historical lobby (XIV century) finely painted to share unforgettable moments. A place to relax in the exclusive library with fireplace and chocolate bar. The Tower Deluxe is the great deal for those who want to live like the historical Florentine bankers, a suggestive flash-back to the artistic treasures of Florence. Golden Tower offers valuable and impressive rooms settled in the oldest part of the hotel, facing Piazza Strozzi (XIV sec.). The Strozzi Family lived in this tower up to 1492, than they moved into Palazzo Strozzi. This notorious family was one of the most powerful dynasty of bankers with offices in Italy and Europe (with the bank Strozzi). They built their magnificent manor, now become The Golden Tower hotel with the purpose to demonstrate its power and superiority upon the Medici family. The Golden Tower enjoys the great cultural heritage of XVI sec. thanks to the original frescoes of that period showed in the lobby, carefully restored.

Hotel Golden Tower 5* Stars

The newest boutique hotel settled in the heart of Florence at the side of the historic Palazzo Strozzi (at the number 1after the square) suggests a new vision of luxury: a wonderful spa and a very joyful Health and Beauty center, Heavenly beds and the latest hospitality technology. Benefits of traditions plus the modern world solutions. The Golden Tower maintains luxury habits exploiting new service standards. Deeply connected to the history, art, shopping and wellness the Golden Tower enjoys the greatest location in Florence. All guests will be granted a proximity wide range of Tuscan restaurants to share the best possible italian atmosphere plus fantastic food and wines. The Golden Tower hotel has been renovated with great care and attention especially for the recovery of the medieval tower called "Tower of the Strozzi". The building and the old tower came back to life after 4 years of dedicated architectural renovation and more than 1 thousand working days thanks to high professional workers, technicians and architects. The hotel is located in Piazza Strozzi in the heart of Florence. The Golden Tower Hotel ... for a perfect stay between Via Tornabuoni and Piazza Strozzi. It is the perfect location for those who pretend to find out peace and quiet because it faces on a pedestrian precinct. Anyhow Guests can also easely reach the hotel by car. The Golden Tower hotel strikes a balance between ancient and modern thanks to its beautiful frescoes and the beautiful SPA-Beauty Farm where guests can attend their treatments. Our guests could have the possibility to sleep in the

Services Who loves the solemnity of the Duomo, the parfume of clean and spotless white, the top comfort of heavenly beds, the glamorous shopping of Tornabuoni's area and the best italian hospitality, the Golden Tower embodies the highest values of Florence. Luxury bathrooms, beautiful rooms, friendly and highly professional staff combined with the advantage of all the latest business and entertainment systems (in rooms and throughout the hotel), transform the ancient Filippo Strozzi's manor into an exclusive hotel of great charm.

BREAKFAST A generous breakfast made of rich and delicious products, with just cut italian fruit and a large choice of tasty pastries. The best way to start a working day or a beautiful and relaxing vacation in Florence.

TECHNOLOGY WI-FI Internet connection FREE everywhere, next generation Lcd Tv screens ,the best in quality and - 14 -


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safety for customers who love privacy. SKY TV.

By car from A1 ( www.autostrade.it ): From A1, exit Firenze Impruneta and follow to the center up to Porta Romana, go under the arch and continue on Via Romana and Via Maggio. Turn left in Lungarno Guicciardini and right on the bridge Ponte alla Carraia. Take the rotary and get in Via del Parione. At the end cross Via de' Tornabuoni getting ahead in Via Porta Rossa and then take the first on the left Via Monalda. By car from A1 ( www.autostrade.it ): From A1, exit Firenze Nord and follow to the center up to the train station Santa Maria Novella. From Piazza Stazione Santa Maria Novella turn right on Via Santa Caterina. Turn left on Via della Scala and go straight on to reach Piazza Santa Maria Novella. Turn right on Via dei Fossi and reach Piazza Goldoni. Take the rotary and get in Via del Parione. At the end cross Via de' Tornabuoni getting ahead in Via Porta Rossa and then take the first on the left Via Monalda.

PARKING An efficient car valet service will be offered to those who rather reach Florence by car.

GOLDEN CHOCOLATE BAR A corner of relax, an exclusive space where you can taste a rich variety of the and over 30 types of chocolate

ACCESSIBLE TO HANDICAPPED

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The Golden Tower Hotel is accessible to the handicapped people

FIRENZE AIRPORT ( www.aeroporto.firenze.it ) Our main International airport, Amerigo Vespucci, ist 9,6 Kilometers far from the Golden Tower Hotel, and approximately at 20 minutes driving distance. Our international airport is connected to the most famous flight companies such as; Alitalia, Meridiana, Brussels Airlines, Cimber, Lufthansa, FlyBaboo, Air France, Blue Panorama, Carpatair, Belle Air, Swiss.

Rooms Rooms ans Suites are born to satisfy all needs of International guests. They mix classic and contemporary styles, the best finishings details of Florence, soft colors, precious fabrics, heavenly beds ( for the best rest in the world ). Large and wide LCD tv screens with Sky channels. Bathrooms sparkling marble finely furnished, complete with all accessories for frequent travellers. WiFi in all rooms.

PISA AIRPORT ( www.pisa-airport.com ) The International Pisa airport, Galileo Galilei, is 100 kilometers far from Golden Tower Hotel, and at 60 minutes driving distance. This international airport is connected to the most famous flightcompanies such as: Air Dolomiti, Air France, Air One, Alitalia, Belle Air, British Airways, Delta, Easyjet, ElbaFly, Finnair, Iberia, Lufthansa, Norvegian, Flyonair, Ryanair, Transavia, Tuifly, Vueling, WindJet.

HOW TO REACH US: From the Santa Maria Novella Station to the Golden Tower Hotel : By foot From Piazza Stazione Santa Maria Novella turn left to reach Piazza dell'UnitĂ  Italiana and go straight on Via Panzani. Please Go straight on Via Cerretani. Turn right on Via dei Vecchietti. Please turn right on Via degli Strozzi up to Piazza degli Strozzi on your left. Go straight on Via Monalda. by car from railstation ( www.ferroviedellostato.it ) : From Piazza Stazione Santa Maria Novella turn right on Via Santa Caterina. Turn left on Via della Scala and go straight on to reach Piazza Santa Maria Novella. Turn right on Via dei Fossi and reach Piazza Goldoni. Take the rotary and get in Via del Parione. At the end cross Via de' Tornabuoni getting ahead in Via Porta Rossa and then take the first on the left Via Monalda.

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Florence / Hotel Kraft

Hotel Kraft

The Hotel also offers:

4* Stars

A meeting room with natural sunlight holding up to 40 people Access and facilities for the handicapped Pets are welcome and discounts for children are also available A parking garage is available through the hotel with pick-up and delivery service Services on request include: Tickets and reservations for Florentine museums, transport, private car service, massage, baby-sitting and more. With the aim of offering you an unforgettable stay, we hope to include you on our list as one of our welcomed guests.

This peaceful and luminous hotel offers the most modern and technological services. The Kraft Hotel has been recently renovated with the most modern energy saving techniques making use of energy from renewable sources. Particularities that will make your stay unique are the courtesy and professionalism of our Staff, the location in a residential area in the historical center, making it peaceful, and the swimming pool on the terrace (open from june to september). In the summer months you can sip a drink in total relaxation on the terrace while enjoying the extraordinary view over the rooftops, bell-towers, and historical palaces not forgetting Brunelleschi's Dome and Giotto's Bell-tower, all surrounded by the green hills of Florence and the Arno River. The hall and American Bar and the meeting and dining rooms are all equipped with Wireless WI-FI service. All of the 77 rooms are different and elegantly furnished both with antique furnishings in style "maggiolini" and Luigi XV and XVI, as well as the most modern interior design. They all include a direct telephone line, Satellite TV, Internet on TV, free WI-FI connection, frigo-bar and in room safe. The restaurant, Terrazza Rossini is open from mid-may until mid-september. After a refreshing swimming pool let yourself be caressed by an evening breeze while sipping a drink at our American Bar and tasting delicacies, prepared by our chef, served under the stars in our unique and marvellous terrace with a hanging garden.

Facilities 77 rooms all with air conditioning, minibar, direct dial telephone, radio, Satellite TV, Video & Audio on Demand, TV Internet, Wireless Internet connection. Fantastic roof-garden with swimming pool (from midMay to mid-September) American bar Restaurant "Terrazza Rossini" Open - air panoramic restaurant "Terrazza Rossini" Affliated Garage

Rooms All of the 77 rooms at the Kraft Hotel Florence have been recently renovated to give its guests a more modern, spacious and comfortable environment with colors in warm tones, and hard wood floors, reflecting the homelike atmosphere of the Hotel.

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Florence / Hotel La Fenice Palace

convenient Sant'Orsola parking garage at a cost of about 30 Euros per day.

Hotel La Fenice Palace 4* Stars

Location In Florence, in a central position close to Piazza Duomo, Palazzo Medici Riccardi and the superb dome by Brunelleschi, the 4-star Hotel Fenice Palace awaits you to reveal the secrets of a city with a wealth of historic palazzi, art galleries and restaurants where you can enjoy the delights of Tuscan cooking. Easy to reach from Santa Maria Novella station and the airport, the hotel is just a stone's throw from the famous polychrome bell tower designed by Giotto and the ancient Baptistery in front of the Cathedral, along the shopping streets - especially Via de' Tornabuoni - with many traditional stores and elegant boutiques. Near the Hotel Fenice Palace, you will find Galleries of the Accademia, with the statue of David by Michelangelo, and the Uffizi, one of the most prestigious galleries in the world, with works by Raffaello, Caravaggio, Tiziano, Botticelli, Giotto and many others. From here, it is a very short walk to the splendid Piazza della Signoria, the seat of the city government in the 14th-century Palazzo Vecchio, which is enhanced by the Loggia della Signoria and Neptune's Fountain, as well as a copy of the statue of David. Strolling just outside the piazza, just a few minutes away you will find the Ponte Vecchio, one of Florence's romantic symbols, with its goldsmith shops and the slowly-flowing Arno, whose banks have many bars and restaurants that are perfect for an aperitif in evening or an enchanting candle-light dinner.

In a charming location just 100 meters from Piazza del Duomo, the 4-star Hotel Fenice Palace awaits you in the old town center of Florence, with comfortable and elegant rooms near the famous dome of Brunelleschi. Surrounded by the fascinating atmosphere of Florence, with its monuments, museums and sophisticated boutiques, Hotel Fenice Palace guarantees a relaxing and pleasant stay and a highly professional and friendly staff for a vacation that you will never forget‌

Description For a dream vacation in the heart of the capital of the Renaissance, Hotel Fenice Palace in Florence offers you a classic and refined 4-star facility, ideal for a un cultural visit or a romantic weekend for two, near the extraordinary Cathedral. Managed by an efficient and friendly staff, Hotel Fenice Palace has 5 elegantly decorated floors with all the most modern amenities and services, a bar and TV room in an elegant palazzo in the old town center of Florence. The hotel staff will be happy to recommend the best itineraries for discovering every marvel of Florence, making your reservations for guided tours, excursions and a table in a famous restaurant, and also recommending the most elegant boutiques for your shopping. The comfortable Hotel Fenice Palace provides: a delicious buffet breakfast, ADSL Internet access and Wi-Fi coverage and a 24-hour reception desk. If you are traveling by car, you can make use of the

Rooms Near the Cathedral, the elegant rooms of the 4-star Hotel Fenice Palace in Florence will give you the pleasant sensation of an unrepeatable vacation in the enchanting atmosphere of a romantic and extraordinarily beautiful city. In one of the most famous 4-star hotels in the old town center of Florence, you will find comfortable Superior and Standard rooms with all the amenities, some with a thrilling view of the Cathedral or Brunelleschi's dome.

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Florence / Hotel Lungarno

Hotel Lungarno 4* Stars

Your charming home away from home, a stone throw away from Ponte Vecchio. Florence and Tuscan hospitality are experienced at its finest in this splendid setting offering stunning views on the master works of the Renaissance.The exclusive and stylish Hotel Lungarno was designed by the Florentine architect Michele Bรถnan and invites you to spend magical days surrounded by luxury, glamorous art and culture.This luxury hotel in Florence offers a precious art collection from the 900's, such as works by Picasso and Cocteau, Tuscan and Italian world-class temptations at its gourmet restaurant Borgo San Jacopo, and a breathtaking view onto the River Arno.

Rooms & Suites Imagine the most wonderful 59 rooms and 14 suites, softened by beautiful light and surrounded by the reflections of the river Arno and the inspirational atmosphere of the medieval quarters of Florence.Indulge in a delightful and elegant setting comprising many details of Tuscan artisanship and an extraordinary art collection by Picasso, Cocteau and famous Italian artists.

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Florence / Hotel Lungarno

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Florence / Hotel Macchiavelli

Hotel Macchiavelli 4* Stars

The enchant of Florence together with the typical florencial style of Machiavelli Palace hotel, will make you staying in tuscany unforgettable. Our rooms will give you all the comfort to spend enjoy your holiday and the hotel personnel will be available to help you for anything you may need. It stands in the historical centre and it's easy to reach from the railway station since its only 100 metres faraway. From here it's easy to reach every kind of monuments, such as il Duomo, il Campanile di Giotto, il Palazzo Vecchio, le Cappelle Medicee.

Rooms: The Machiavelli Palace hotel has 90 comfortable and elegant rooms, all provided with private bathroom, shower and hair dryer, minibar, direct phone line, satellite tv, air conditioning and safe.

Breakfast: Buffet Breakfast provide our guest with the best selection of cereals, fresh fruit, pastry, cheese and juices.

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Florence / Hotel Paris

Bath with shower or bathtub, hairdryer and personalised courtesy kit.

Hotel Paris 4* Stars

Location The Hotel Paris is located in the pedestrian zone. To avoid fines if you're arriving by car, carefully follow the itinerary indicated below. On your arrival, specify your licence plate number at the hotel's reception; the staff will see to transmitting it to the local authorities to authorise your vehicle. In any case, you must absolutely avoid Via Panzani, which is strictly reserved for public transport and emergency vehicles only. Satellite navigation maps are often not up-to-date; we recommend you use our itinerary.

The boutique Hotel Parisis an authentic jewel in the historic centre of Florence, right between the city's two most beautiful squares: Piazza Duomo and Piazza Santa Maria Novella. Situated in the 14th century Via de' Banchi, and housed in two prestigious renaissance palaces - Palazzo Venturi and Palazzo Mondragone - the hotel occupies a privileged location in Florence's old city, allowing guests to reach all of the major sites on foot: the monuments and museums, as well as the exhibition and convention centre. Palazzo Venturi preserves many features of its historic past: the breakfast room with its entirely frescoed vaulted ceiling, the glass mosaics, and an original tiled floor; the terrace on the first floor with its view of the city; the large vault on the second floor; the main stairway in stone.The passage between the two palaces lends movement and elegance to the structure, like a bridge uniting the traditions and history of ancient Florence.

Rooms and Services The Hotel Paris has 67 rooms: classic, superior, deluxe and presidential. On request: non-smoking rooms and rooms with a view. All rooms feature elegant antique furnishings. Amenities: satellite plasma TV, telephone, mini bar, electronic safe, independent air conditioning and heating.In additionadvanced technology services: Wi-Fi, Interactive TV with a wide selection of satellite channels, cinema on demand, music and other national and international radio channels. - 24 -


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Florence / Hotel Plaza Lucchesi

chambers are situated on the ground floor where the sun shines in and they can be furnished as you wish.

Hotel Plaza Lucchesi 4* Stars

Restructured in 2001, the hotel has 87 rooms and 10 Duplex Suites, is well known in Florence for its huge elegant comfortable lobby. From your room you can enjoy a wonderful view of surrounding landscape. The hotel has hosted very famous italian and foreign people, such as Domenico Modugno, Marcello Mastroianni o François Mitterand and it is still visited by honoured personages because of a warm welcoming from the staff members. Rooms: The rooms are refurnished very well paying attention of all details. The hotels has 87 room and 10 Duplex Suite.

Restaurant: The "La Serra" restaurant is the same style of the hotel: it offers a typical national cuisine with international touch. The Tuscany taste is particularly evident in using fresch season products.

The Cafè: For the Happy hour you can have a drink in our bar "The Cafè", a place where you can realx after a hard work day or after strolling around Florence.

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Florence / Hotel Roma

o hair dryer o Internet connection

Hotel Roma 4* Stars

Hotel The staff at the front desk will always be happy to provide all the assistance you need for the best possible stay. The main services offered by our hotel include: o Wi-Fi o Internet point o Parking garage arrangements o American Bar o Meeting rooms o Technical equipment for meetings upon request; o Free safe deposit boxes; o Reservations for taxis, rental cars with and without driver, excursions and museum and concert tickets; o Free newspapers at the reception desk; o Laundry service; o Baby sitter service upon request;

Hotel Roma is a 4-star hotel in the centre of Florence. It is housed in an ancient 18th-century palazzo overlooking Piazza Santa Maria Novella, one of the notto-be-missed places for those visiting Florence. The hotel is the ideal place for every type of stay: for artistic and cultural tourism, business, fun and shopping. Hotel Roma of Florence is in an excellent location and has all the amenities while preserving the charm typical of historic Florence hotels.

Location Hotel Roma is located in Piazza S. Maria Novella n. 8. Its location is surely one of the hotel's greatest advantages. The hotel is in the old town centre of Florence, just a stone's throw from the city's most important monuments and museums, and thus excellent for visiting Florence and its artistic treasures; at the same time it is very close to the trade fair district and the train station and Florence's airport is easily reachable, making it the perfect choice for those who are in Florence for business.

Rooms We have 57 rooms designed down to the smallest detail and furnished with a simple, elegant taste that harmonises perfectly with the 18th-century style of the building and the surrounding context of one of the most famous art locations in Italy. The subtle colours, the ample spaces and the elegant marble and wood surfaces create a restful atmosphere that combines luxury with the intimacy of your own home.

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Florence / Palazzo Ognissanti

Thanks to the particularly favourable position, our guests have the possibility to choose the restaurant which better meets their requirements. Our guests can decide to dinner in a typical Tuscan "trattoria", in a restaurant which pays attention to all the details or even in a simple pizzeria, all reachable on feet. The front desk staff will be glad to make the booking and recommend the guests according to their preferences.

Palazzo Ognissanti 4* Stars

Central location - Hotel Palazzo Ognissanti is the new 4 stars hotel in the heart of Florence's old city centre. It is located in an important 19th century building, on the corner between Borgo Ognissanti and via Maso Finiguerra. Thanks to its central position, it is a short walk away from the Ponte Vecchio, the Teatro Comunale, the main train station of Santa Maria Novella and the Congress and Exhibition Centre. Kindness and care - With its sound-proof 4 stars hotel rooms complete with minibar, satellite TV and Internet connection, the Palazzo Ognissanti Hotel offers every comfort. On the ground floor there are the reception, the hall, the bar and the breakfast room. Possibility of guarded car-park.

THE SERVICES Polihotels Palazzo Ognissanti, after a two years long renovation work, is a structure which combines elegance and modernity. The common areas, as well as the rooms, are warm and comfortable, studied to let our clients feel at their ease. The reception staff, prepared and efficient, is at the guests' disposal in order to assist them for any need, and make their stay in Florence a nice and unbelievable experience.

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Florence / Villa Carlotta

Villa Carlotta 4* Stars

VILLA CARLOTTA is a romantic 19th century patrician manor, situated in the wooded residential area around Porta Romana, at the foot of Piazzale Michelangelo, and within walking distance to the Pitti Palace and the Ponte Vecchio. A brief stroll along some of the characteristic streets of Renaissance Florence or, if you prefer, through the famed Boboli Gardens of the Pitti Palace will take you to the heart of the downtown historical center and to the celebrated streets of the elegant shopping area.

Rooms: The 32 comfortable and finely-appointed rooms set into the splendid framework afforded by the surrounding Florentine hills are furnished in gracious classic elegance. All the amenities are up to the highest international standards and include air conditioning, satellite TV, minibar, room safes, hairdryers and direct dial telephone.

Restaurant: In the elegant restaurant, " AL BOBOLINO", you will dine by candlelight, savouring the authentic. Worldrenowned cuisine of Tuscany as well as a fine selection of Italian and International dishes and, in the cordial atmosphere of our American Bar, enhanced by its lovely fireplace, a full range of cocktails and after-dinner cordials is available.

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Florence / Villa La Massa

window with a view. Some of the bedrooms have canopy bedsteads. The average size ranges from 40 to 45 square meters or 430 to 485 square feet. Restaurant:

Villa La Massa 5* Stars

The menus include both Tuscan regional specialities and Mediterranean specialities, thus offering a broad choice daily. The sommeliers have chosen up to 400 labels among those that best represent the Italian wine selections, with a special focus on Tuscan wines. Attention is focused on the use of organic products and all the foodstuffs purchased are of absolute prime quality. Swimming pool: Villa La Massa is a fascinating Medici dwelling of the 16th century on the outskirts of Florence. In 1948 it was turned into a hotel and continues with its five hundred years of history, to tell us tales of Renaissance splendour and the lifestyle of Florentine aristocrats.

Villa La Massa has a heated swimming pool, exclusively for guests, situated next to its restaurant "Il Verrocchio". In summer the Pool Bar offers an ideal menu for light lunches beside the pool. The swimming pool is open every day during the summer months. Location: Villa La Massa is situated to the south of Florence, only a few kilometers from the exit "Firenze sud" of the A1 motorway. At the disposal of our guests there is a Shuttle to take them, 7 days a week and free of charge, from the hotel into Florence, dropping them off close to Ponte Vecchio.

Rooms: The hotel offers its guests 37 rooms, all different from one another, and all recently refurbished in the traditional Florentine style. Spacious and airy rooms are filled with antique furniture, fabrics have been woven at the historic Florentine textile mills, wrought iron and woodwork from the famous old-time Florence cabinet makers are found in the bedrooms and their sitting rooms. Bathrooms and their fittings are done in a style reflecting the atmosphere of times gone and are fitted with Cararra marble. Many have windows framing the beautiful Tuscan landscape.

Junior Suite: Distributed over the three buildings, the rooms overlook the Arno river and the gardens. Every bathroom has at least one window with a view. Some of the bedrooms have canopy bedsteads. The average size goes from 40 to 45 square meters. Suite: Overlook the Arno River and the gardens, suites may be found in each building. Every bathroom has at least one - 33 -


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