The lobby is incredibly luxurious even if slightly smaller than one would expect. The combination of soft red carpets and subdued lighting from antique lamps, offer a relaxed and very homely atmosphere. There is a bar situated at one end of the reception area, serving a variety of drinks and snacks.
This is an older building than most in the square, built around the 19th century. It is a very impressive, regal looking building giving the impression that it was formerley an aristocratic home perhaps for one of Florence's many rich noble families.
No two rooms alike, each of the 35 guestrooms and suites are exquisitely furnished and contain all the comforts of modern amenities.Distinctly luxurious, the furnishings, tapestries, elegant draperies have all been carefully chosen to create the charming, warm and quaint atmosphere of a classic Florentine villa.
The hotel boasts one of the finest restaurants in Florence. It is very popular with VIPS coming to Florence for business, regal or state occasions.