Set in a 19th century Italian manor, the luxurious Villa Cora is located on the hills outside Florence, overlooking the Boboli Gardens. The city centre is 20 minutes away for those ready to walk or only 10 if you take the complimentary shuttle. The aristocratic villa is surrounded by 900sqm of lush gardens with over 100 types of British, French and ancient roses, offering a high degree of privacy, tranquility and pure air full of sweet fragrances that sweep you off your feet.
Rooms & Suites:
It has 46 rooms including 9 suites decorated and furnished to meet the standards of even the most demanding guests. They feature elegant fabrics and Antique furniture that add a regal touch that reminds guests of the famous personalities such as Grace Kelly, Tchaikovsky or Emperor Akihito that have stayed here before them and rooms dedicated to them.
Wellness & Facilities:
You can relax in the heated waters of the large outdoor pool open all year around or sunbathe in its superb deck area while they listen to the wind blowing between the surrounding tree branches or sip on a cool drink or cocktail ordered from the poolside bar. Those in need of a more rejuvenating experience only need to walk into the deluxe wellness centre where they can find a small spa, a tepidarium, a sauna and a hammam. Beauty treatments by London's best regarded beautician, Sarah Chapman, are also available and the exclusive massages on offer include the use of products from the internationally well reknown Officina Profumo-Farmaceutica di Santa Maria Novella.Food & Drinks:
Executive Chef Alessandro Liberatore takes you on a journey to discover some of the most exquisite traditional Italian dishes with an innovative twist in 2 seasonal restaurants. From May to October, the bright conservatory becomes 'Le Bistrot', a stylish restaurant with gorgeous views of the pool and the green landscape that protects the hotel where live music, champagne or a barbeque accompanies several nights. During the winter months, 'Il Pasha' welcomes you indoors in the inspiring Moorish Hall. 'Le Bar Long' and 'Bellevue Roof Terrace' are perfect to enjoy a drink at the end of the day while 'the Card Room' and 'the Cigar Room' offer a relaxed atmosphere as well as carefully selected drinks.
Elegant venues make the hotel perfect for special celebrations and banquets. The Moresque Room offers space for up to 20 people while the Mirror Room can host a bigger crowd which can be entertained with live piano music in a Baroque atmosphere and views to the park and the hills. With 150sqm, the Bellevue Roof Terrace is a one-of-a-kind venue with a magic atmosphere for weddings or anniversaries, especially during sunset.
Perfect for city breaks/Romantic sunsets/Unique setting/
Excellent service/Fine dining/Heated outdoor pool/Indoor pool/
Exclusive perks for Premium Europe guests/Pay on arrival/Direct online booking/