Hotel Overview

  • Aerial view of Florence city with red rooftops, Duomo cathedral dome against blue sky

    Find the beauty of Florence’s historic buildings right outside your window

  • Tranquil gardens surround our historic Hotel

  • Man, woman wearing casual white cotton clothing stroll along sunny garden path by fountain

    Take a romantic stroll through our gardens

  • Our private garden, the largest in the city, is a sanctuary of giant shade trees, lush lawns and vibrant flowers

  • High ceilings and natural light highlight ornate architectural details in our lobby

  • Frescoed Executive Suite bed with purple velvet headboard, nightstand with cloth under chandelier, vaulted ceiling

    Views of the Giardino del Borgo compete with frescoed vaulted ceilings in our Frescoed Executive Suite

  • Royal Suite in-room dining table, seating room by tall sunny windows, ornate mouldings

    Once the nobles’ quarters of the Palazzo della Gherardesca, today the Royal Suite welcomes you to extraordinary living

  • Four Seasons Executive Suite desk, chair by bedroom doorway, bed and scarf across green footstools

    Extra space for living and working makes our Four Seasons Executive Suites ideal for longer stays

  • Spa couples massage beds, candles on floor by free-standing tub under tall windows

    Our exceptional Spa is nestled among the ancient trees of the Hotel's botanical gardens

  • Enjoy magical moments in our open-air whirlpool

  • Green velvet armchairs around wood table with flowers, open window, gold ornate pillars

    Just like the city itself, our hotel is home to timeless art and architectural marvels


  • Royal Suite large wood work desk, pink silk sofa and chairs, tall windows under vaulted ceilings
    Royal Suite (della Gherardesca)

    Vaulted ceilings above, original Capodimonte Maioliche-style ceramic floor below, and 17th century frescoes and park views everywhere you look: this opulent suite is a never-ending feast for the eyes.

  • Garden Suite bed with tufted blue headboard, silk bench, open doors to garden patio
    Pool Garden Suite

    Enjoy privacy and romance in this suite for two, stepping through the doors into a private garden with a plunge pool for midnight dips under the summer stars.

  • Four Seasons Room silk sofa, armchair, table under large open window overlooking gardens
    Four Seasons Room

    Spacious and full of natural light, our Four Seasons rooms have comfortable living areas for end-of-day relaxation, and our trademark beds make for restful nights.

  • Frescoed Executive Suite bed with purple velvet headboard, nightstand with cloth under chandelier, vaulted ceiling
    Frescoed Executive Suite

    Magnificent views of the Giardino del Borgo compete with a frescoed interior that gives you a private peek into Renaissance art from the comfort of your king bed or generous living room.

  • Duomo View Executive Suite green sofas, chairs and table by large picture window overlooking Florence, sunset
    Duomo View Executive Suite

    Sip a glass of Champagne in the upstairs living room of this bi-level suite, with the Duomo and the rooftops of Florence spread out before you.


  • Al Fresco and Pool Tree Bar
  • Il Palagio formal dining tables with flowers, candles, open doors to patio, server
    Il Palagio
  • Pizza preparation at Al Fresco Restaurant