The St. Regis Hotel Florence, Florence, Italy
The hotel is located in the historical centre of Florence by the river Arno just a few minutes walk from the famous “Ponte Vecchio”. It is directly opposite its own sister hotel, owned by the same chain. One of the finest hotels in Florence. 0309 LB. This is a traditional Italian palazzo in the renaissance style with a white facade. It faces a small renaissance square and overlooks the Arno’s river. Rooms are spacious and furnished in a sumptuous style with spectacular frescoes, marbles and decorative touches. They are different in colours: some rooms are red coloured with red fabric sofas and wooden details. Others are yellow coloured with blue sofas and carpet. Some other rooms have fresco painting on the top of the head of the bed. The curtains and the bedspreads are coordinated and the head of the beds are composed by canopy. The lobby is extremely spacious, elegant and furnished in a luxurious style. At both sides of the room, there are circle columns with evergreen plants. The ceiling is made by a glass decorated window. The sitting area is large and composed by islands of comfortable creme sofas with glass low coffee tables or easy-chairs. The lobby is also enriched by statues and floral decoration. The restaurant respects the elegance of the hotel and offers delicious cuisine. 2 km to the nearest fair site (fortezza da basso), 2 km to the nearest station (santa maria novella), 5 minute walk to the nearest bus stop, 8 kms to the airport (peretola), 85 kms to the airport (pisa galileo galilei).