Villa La Vedetta (5 Star Hotels) Firenze
Three reasons why you'll love it here
- A night to remember in the panoramic Bellavista Suite
- The swimming pool with breathtaking views of Florence
- The Michelin starred cuisine in the Onice restaurant
Hotel Villa La Vedetta is, situated high above the river Arno on Florence's Piazzale Michelangelo, overlooking one of the most famous and magnificent city views in the world. In fact, from the Piazzale the whole of Florence can be seen at a glance, from Forte Belvedere to Santa Croce, the Ponte Vecchio, the Duomo, the Uffizi, Palazzo della Signoria . The Piazzale or square, takes its name from the group of bronze sculptures that Giuseppe Poggi placed in its centre in the late 1800's, composed of Michealangelo's David (the original now in the Academy Museum) and the four allegorical figures commissioned by Pope Clement VII.
Villa La Vedetta is a superbly elegant neo renaissance residence, surrounded by delightful landscaped gardens, which has been transformed in to a small 5 star luxury hotel. The hotel's 18 stylishly furnished deluxe rooms and suites are equipped with every modern amenity including free broadband internet connection and dual telephone line. The Italian marble bathrooms all have whirlpool bath tubs.
Villa La Vedetta's Onice restaurant and lounge bar has received numerous awards since opening in 2003 including a prestigious Michelin star for its fabulous food, impeccable service, and wine list featuring all of the most important Tuscan wines. Chef Andrea Accordi, uses a fusion of styles and flavours from different cultures, so as to give an innovative twist to traditional Italian cuisine.
Guests dine in a stylish environment, furnished with pale colored satin dressed chairs and sofas. Great glass arched doors open onto the hotel gardens and the swimming pool with large Jacuzzi. The lounge bar has a sophisticated contemporary feel, with transparent shelves displaying beautiful glass and crystal. A stunning long rectangular honey onyx bar is the center piece of a space designed for socialising and relaxation.
Gala dinners, receptions and meetings for up to 50 participants are held in an elegant, naturally lit function room overlooking the grounds. Villa La Vedetta is available for exclusive use for high profile weddings or events.
Viale Michelangelo, 78 - 50125 Firenze (Firenze)
Tel. +39 055 681631
Fax +39 055 6582544
Villa La Vedetta amenities
Food & Drink
- Lounge Restaurant & Bar Onice
- Pool bar
- Garden and private park
- Panoramic swimming pool
- Large terrace
- Air conditioning
- Tv Satellite
- Internet connectivity
- Direct fax line
- Radio and CD player
- Whirlpool bath tubs
- Non smoking rooms
- Banquet room
- 24 hour room service
- Laundry/pressing service
- Private car park
- Shuttle bus on request