Palazzo Castri 1874, Florence
|Piazza dell'Indipendenza, 7, 50129, Florence, Florence, Tuscany, ITALY.|
Description: Palazzo Castri 1874Standing on one of Florence's grand avenues, Palazzo Castri 1874 is set in a magnificent late nineteenth century mansion, enjoying an excellent central location opposite Piazza della Indipendenza. Recently having undergone a thorough renovation, this elegant property offers luxurious boutique-style accommodation and an unique range of facilities and services in a friendly, relaxing atmosphere.
Unusually for a hotel in Florence, Palazzo Castri 1874 has a large, private garden, and boasts an outdoor swimming pool and a fully equipped spa centre, with a Finnish sauna and hammam, a relaxation area, a small gym with Technogym machines and a 30 sq m hydro-massage pool extending into the garden. Ideally placed for relaxing stays in Florence, the hotel is a ten minute walk from the Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, and is within easy reach of the Piazza della Signoria, the Ponte Vecchio, or the Basilica di Santa Croce, among many other fabulous sights.
Breakfast at Palazzo Castri 1874 is served in the elegant, light-filled dining area, and consists of a delicious selection of freshly-baked Florentine pastries, and the finest local produce, including typical Tuscan cured meats and cheeses. Guests can also enjoy refreshments, beverages and snacks throughout the day at the Florentia Café, or in fine spring and summer weather, in La Limonaia terrace garden.
Type of rooms: Palazzo Castri 1874Classic Room:
Double room with double bed or twin beds. For couples wishing to enjoy the magic of Florence in comfort or business people seeking the perfect solution on their business trip. Room size 15 sq m.
Double room with double bed and a splendid view of the Cathedral or twin beds overlooking Piazza Indipendenza. Spend a night in the only superior room with a frescoed ceiling and an exclusive terrace over the inner garden. For couples who never stop dreaming. Room size 20 sq m.
Double room with double bed and lounge. Separate living and sleeping areas with every comfort offering essential luxury. These suites offer fine views over the inner garden and the Cathedral or Piazza Indipendenza.
Room size 25 sq m.
Brunelleschi Suite with View:
The Brunelleschi Suite is the most characteristic and romantic room in Palazzo Castri 1874. It comprises two separate rooms, with a sleeping area on a mezzanine reached by internal steps with a traditional beamed ceiling. The view over the roofs of Florence with Brunelleschi's Dome and Giotto's Tower is magnificent. Ideal for all romantic couples.
A 50 sq m external villa set in the grounds of the Palazzo along a charming path. A very intimate place with two bedrooms, two bathrooms, a small lounge and a small kitchen. Perfect for guests seeking additional space and total privacy.
Additional information: Palazzo Castri 1874
Children cannot be accommodated at Palazzo Castri 1874.
Public parking is available at a nearby location. Daily charges apply.
Airport transfers and shuttle services can be arranged on request. Charges apply.
Pets are allowed on prior notice. No additional charges.
Number of rooms: 58
Official category: 4 stars.
Year of establishment and/or latest refurbishment: 1874/2015.
Languages spoken: Italian, English, French, Russian, Spanish.Smoking policy: Non-smoking property.
Credit cards accepted: American Express, Visa, Euro/Mastercard, Diners Club, Carte Bleue, Maestro, CartaSi, postepay.
GPS Coordinates: 43° 46' 43.86'' N 11° 15' 13.75'' E
Nearest airport: Florence Airport, Peretola - 6,8km.