Located in the middle of the historical downtown area of Florence, overlooking Brunelleschi’s Cathedral, the Hotel brunelleschi is since many years one of the best four star hotels in the center of Florence. Just few steps away from the museum the Uffizi Gallery and other museums is the ideal hotel for vacation. As well the important shopping district and other attractions are in the direct neighbourhood of the Hotel Brunelleschi.
The Hotel Brunelleschi of Florence originates from the recovered invaluable historic structures of the Byzantine tower named 'Pagliazza' and the medieval church of San Michele in Palchetto. Completely reconstructed, leaving the architectural characteristics of the era intact and yet providing the Hotel with the most modern services. 96 rooms, some of which overlooking the Duomo of Florence, 2 Executive Suites with Jacuzzi, direct telephone line, satellite TV programs, 24 Hotel rooms equipped with Speed Internet connection line (ADSL line) for personal lap tops: WIFI technology available in the Meeting Rooms and at the American Bar. Conference rooms seating 5 up to 100 persons and restaurant for exclusive dinner. A private museum containing historical exhibits found during the reconstruction, is at the clients disposal.
The Tower's museum houses the artifacts that came to light during restoration. And, set like a gem in the Tower's very foundations, a calidarium of Roman origin. Image living a unique experience in the most ancient building in Florence. The semicircular shape of the Torre della Pagliazza (Pagliazza Tower), the nucleus of the Hotel Brunelleschi, attests to its Byzantine origin (sixth century).
The Art of Leisure in Florence
Hotel Brunelleschi is situated in the heart of the historical city center of Florence, only 5 minutes walking from the Uffizi Gallery, 10 minutes from the Academy of Fine Arts with the original copy of the statue of David (made by Michelangelo), two of the highlights not be missed ! The Uffizi Gallery is to be considered famous all over the world as the Louvre museum in Paris and British museum in London.
The 'Annunciazione' of Leonardo da Vinci, 'il Tondo Doni' of Michelangelo, ' la Primavera' of Botticelli are some examples of the world famous paintings to be seen in the Gallery; just seeing only one of these make your stay worthwhile in Florence!
All Florence museum "A' la Carte"
The concierge of Hotel Brunelleschi will be happy to show you a complete map of the famous Florentine museums, from the Uffizi Gallery to the Duomo, and all other highlights to be seen and other useful tourist information. To avoid long queues and a waste of time, the concierge is at your complete disposal to help you plan your stay and reserve the direct entrance to the Florentine museums for you.
Other museums just steps from the Hotel Brunelleschi are the Bargello museum and the "Opera del Duomo", the museum of the Cathedral, and many smaller private museums worthwhile to be visited
A room with a view
The Hotel Brunelleschi belongs to the better four star hotels in the historical city center of Florence. This magnificent hotel counts 96 rooms composed of 23 singles, 64 doubles, 7 Junior Suites and 2 Excecutive Suites. Some of them have the splendid view of the Duomo of Florence.
Society and shopping
Hotel Brunelleschi is situated in the middle of the historical center of Florence. The historical center not only offers the great treasures of the past, but as well of the present. From Via della Vigna Nuova, Via Tornabuoni, Via Strozzi, Piazza Repubblica to Via de' Calzaiuoli, you will find a wide selection of Griffes, major fashion designers have their boutiques in this area as Versace, Armani, Gucci, Valentino, Ferragamo, Bottega Veneta, Missoni, Dolce & Gabbana, Yves Saint Laurent, Cavalli, Iceberg, Loro Piana, Escada, Hugo Boss, Max Mara, Diesel, Prada and many others.
Inside the Santa Elisabetta Restaurant -
One of the better restaurants in Florence, "Santa Elisabetta", very well known for its creative interpretation of the Florentine cuisine and its exellent wine list. Discover the specialties in the ancient Bizantine Tower of the restaurant and enjoy a refreshing cocktail in the American Bar to omplete your stay at the Hotel Brunelleschi! On the first floor of the Hotel Brunelleschi you can find one of the better restaurants of Florence, the Santa Elisabetta restaurant, partly hidden in the quiet antique Byzantine tower. The restaurant will be happy to fulfill any of your desires as a romantic intimate dinner, a breakfast meeting, a wedding ceremony or a working lunch. The maitre will advise you about the alla carte menu, or compose a menu of samples of your preference for your special occasion. Your dinner in the tower lounge, the Liberty lounge, on the roof terrace or a cocktail in the private museum or on the terrace admiring the magnificent view of the city of Florence are few of the many events organized by the Santa Elisabetta restaurant.
The Chef Alessio Lepore is known as one of the most creative Chefs of the new generation, representing the Tuscan cuisine with a touch of his own fantasy. This excellent cuisine combined with the best of Tuscan wines chosen by the Sommelier make your dinner an unforgettable experience. The restaurant is composed of three different areas and can accommodate up to 120 guests.
Call or e-mail for rates and availability
Single Room from 250 Euros
Double Room from 380 Euros
Triple Room from 430 E uros
Junior Suite from 500 Euros
Rates include VAT, service and buffet breakfast.