Grande luxe in lush villa with views of Florence – 5 star – Florence

Experience grande luxe in a lush villa with views of Florence. Secret Hotels customers are treated to fantastic deals on this 5* rated traditional Italian villa located just outside Florence’s historic city centre in the Campo Di Marte district. Featuring luxuriously designed interiors all in keeping with the city’s famed Renaissance heritage, the hotel boasts double en-suite guest rooms each offering a flat screen LCD TV, whirlpool bath, butler service, climate control and free high speed Wi-Fi amongst other fantastic amenities. Hotel guests can explore Florence with ease courtesy of the hotel’s complimentary city shuttle service and other onsite facilities including a limousine service, 24 hour concierge, library and valet parking, as well as a private outdoor pool and health club with spa treatments.

Set just to the east of Florence’s historic heart, this private villa affords its guests the peace and quiet of the suburbs all within just 15 minutes’ drive from the city centre itself. Just a stone’s throw from the famous Santa Maria Novella square, home to its stunning basilica which shares the same name, guests are never far from the city’s rich heritage and architectural beauty. The church is renowned for its intricate frescoes, ornate exterior façades and for the fact that iconic Italian artists such as Botticelli have contributed to the interior artwork.

Opposite the piazza is Florence’s main railway station, the Santa Maria Novella. Used by 59 million passengers each year, the station is popular with locals and tourists alike wishing to pay a visit to the nearby cities of Bologna, Pisa, Lucca and Livorno. With several high-speed lines, exploring the Tuscan region and beyond could not be simpler or faster. The hotel is also within a short distance by car to the city’s main Florence Amerigo Vespucci airport, meaning that guests need not worry about organising lengthy airport transfers or connecting flights.

Hotel guests can take advantage of the complimentary city shuttle service laid on by the villa in order to roam Florence’s historic streets and all that they offer. A trip to the finest city in Tuscany would be incomplete without visiting Michelangelo Square, Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore, the world famous Uffizi Gallery, the Pitti Palace and the Boboli Gardens. All of these most popular tourist attractions are easily accessible on foot when in the city’s centre and guests can cross the Ponte Vecchio bridge to explore the grand houses and rolling countryside of southern Florence.