On the terrace dominated by the superb Roof garden, you can enjoy a spectacular vision of the Arno river. The guests can enjoy the river and all its beauty in the quiet of a warm familiar hospitality. Excellent property! DO 10. 2009
The hotel has an incomparable view of the Arno River and is only 10 min walk to the historical center.
This historical building, once the residence of the Demidoff family, with its fortunate and quiet position on the Lungarno Vespucci, has seen as its guests, Petr Ilic Cajkowskij who remembered in "Souvenir of Florence" the impressions from his period in Florence; as well as Leon Tolstoi who stayed here during some winters in the late '800.
Lobby is medium in size and welcoming.
All the rooms are furnished in traditional style and offer all the modern comforts. Clients can also be accomodated in the wonderful hotel dependance.
As of July 2011 Florence is introducing a new city tax to be paid by the guest to the hotel directly prior to their departure. This will be charged up to a maximum of 10 days, per person per day (excluding children under 10 years old). The tax rate ranges from € 1.00 per day for a 1 star hotel to € 5.00 per day for 5 star hotels.