Great for hitting the shops
Tour Florence's sites and restaurants
Attentive service and homely atmosphere
Bottle of wine
Room upgrade (subject to availability)
Early check-in/ late check-out (subject to availability)
Situated on one of the best shopping streets in Florence, Antica Torre di Via Tornabuoni 1 is a 13th-century luxury boutique hotel which lies at the very heart of this beautiful city. Just a few moments from the Arno and walking distance from some of the best bars and restaurants in Florence, this Chic Retreat is one of the best places to stay in Tuscany's capital. Guests staying in one of the 22 rooms and suites feel looked after and cared for right from the word go and many end up staying longer than anticipated.
Antica Torre di via Tornabuoni 1 boasts 2 magnificent terraces with breathtaking panoramic views across the whole of Florence. Anything and everything can be arranged from private trips to tasting sessions. Florence is the perfect city to explore on foot with plenty to see and savour, from the Uffizzi Gallery to the Duomo. Wander the nearby shopping outlets or enjoy a wine tour through the city- the choice is yours.
Breakfast at Antica Torre di Via Tornabuoni 1 is a traditional Italian buffet served from 8-10 am. During the summer months, and sometimes even during the cooler ones, it is served on the terrace. Being so centrally positioned, the hotel has many dining options right on the doorstep. Guests can find delicious pizzas, pastries and wines within minutes of their room.
Via Tornabuoni 1, Florence, Tuscany, Italy
Exit the A1 highway at Firenze Impruneta(Certosa) and continue in the direction of the city centre "Centro" on Via Senese. Turn right onto Via Gelsomino then turn left onto Viale del Poggio Imperiale to a round square with a big statue. Access the city centre through the old city gate "Porta Romana" and continue on Via Romana. Bear left into Via Maggio. At Santa Trinita bridge turn left onto Lungarno Guicciardini. Turn right at Ponte alla Carraia (traffic light), cross bridge, enter Piazza Goldoni and turn right into Via Del Parione. At the end of Via Del Parione, turn right onto Via Tornabuoni where the hotel is located (opposite Ferragamo). Stop to unload luggage in front of the Antica Torre and have Reception call for the valet parking.
Florence Airport, 30 minutes by car or 30 minutes by bus. You will need to take the LAM PO-FI, and then the 22.
The 24 air-conditioned rooms and suites at Antica Torre di via Tornabuoni 1 are sophisticated and elegant, with traditional and contemporary elements working really well together to create a classic timeless style. The Deluxe Rooms are located in the Medieval tower with views of the Duomo and the surrounding countryside, and are ideal rooms for friends as the queen size bed can be converted into twins. All rooms are en-suite and feature LCD TV, pay per view channels, telephone, complimentary WiFi, mini-bar, tea and coffee facilities and a safe. One of our favourite rooms is the Library Room which is filled with a collection of rare antique books including volumes about Florence. The high-ceilinged room features a king-size canopy bed and has a wonderful large marble bathroom with bath and rain shower. The Romantic Junior Suite is, as the name suggests, perfect for guests looking for a romantic few days in Florence. The sunset fills the room which is decorated with frescoes and the 3 large windows look onto the river Arno, the Ponte Vecchio and Santa Trinita.
Credit card details are required at the time of booking.
If a cancellation is made within 3 days of the arrival date, 100% of the total price will be charged.
Check-in time: 14:30
Check-out time: 11:00
Early check-in: yes, subject to availability
Late check-out: yes, subject to availability
Animals allowed on request. Fee is $0
Pets are welcome upon request in rooms with balconies.
Each hotel selected for its unique charm by Lulu the founder.
Special benefits only guests booking through Chic Retreats obtain.
If you find your stay cheaper elsewhere we will give you £50 towards your next stay with us.
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