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Hotel Brunelleschi

Florence, Italy

At a Glance

  • Enviably located next to the Duomo in the heart of the old city

  • Top suites boast some of the best views in Florence

  • Modern and comfortable rooms housed in adjoining historic buildings in the city center

  • Choice of fine dining and more relaxed restaurants

  • The Osteria and some of the rooms are housed within an ancient Byzantine Tower

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Best time to Visit

Good time to visit

Average time to visit

Florence is an exciting place to visit at any time of the year, and most attractions are open all year round. The best time to visit Florence is in May, early June, late September and October. Days during those months are usually warm, and quite long. July and August are hot and humid with many tourists. Since most Italians leave their hot cities in the summer, many restaurants are closed in Florence.

Winter can get cold, particularly January, but it is quiet. Temperatures are more favourable in the spring and autumn months.

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Insider's View

In Dan Brown's 'Inferno' Robert Langdon (Tom Hanks in the movie) chooses the Hotel Brunelleschi as his base for exploring the mysteries of Dante's Florence!

If you are looking for a special room the Duomo suite has 360 degree views of the city!

Make sure you head out onto the hidden balcony on the 4th floor for superb Duomo views.

Stay in a suite for fantastic benefits including an unpacking service and personal concierge.

Check out the ruins discovered underneath the hotel. Centuries of history are hidden below.

Take advantage of the unbeatable location directly next to the Duomo. Go for a late walk and enjoy its beauty lit up at night without the tourists.  

Call us on 020 3993 8025 to start planning your vacation to Hotel Brunelleschi or take a look at our itineraries to Florence

Description

Set in the heart of Florence, Hotel Brunelleschi is located just moments from the famous Cathedral, or Duomo. Many of the luxurious suites on the upper floor offer fantastic views of the city, and the major sights and shopping streets are just steps away.

Hotel Brunelleschi is ideally situated in the center of Florence, between the Duomo and Piazza della Repubblica. With world-renowned architecture on its doorstep, Hotel Brunelleschi is the perfect place to relax and enjoy the city. The hotel is just steps from the Uffizi Gallery, the Duomo and the Palazzo Vecchio, so guests are spoiled for choice when it comes to discovering the culture and history of Florence.

Part of the hotel is housed in the 'Pagliazza Tower', the oldest surviving building in the city center, dating from the early medieval period.

With recently renovated rooms, Hotel Brunelleschi provides all modern necessities, as well as retaining touches of grandeur throughout. From the bespoke, specially crafted furniture, to the light flowing fabrics, the suites perfectly blend opulence and luxury within the setting of this historical building. Particularly impressive is the Pagliazza Tower Suite, with its breathtaking views from the very top of the Byzantine tower. Possibly the most unique suite in Florence, a stay here will leave you with truly special memories.

Discover fine dining at Hotel Brunelleschi's Michelin-starred Santa Elisabetta restaurant, where beautifully-presented dishes are created using the best of Italian ingredients. The artistry of the plates is enhanced by the sophisticated design of the restaurant - with just a few tables and semi-exposed brick walls, the restaurant feels welcoming and intimate. If you are in the mood for something more rustic, a visit to Hotel Brunelleschi's Osteria is a must. In the summer weather eat al fresco in the square, and be transported back through Italy's past as you feast on traditional Tuscan dishes.

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Accommodation

Hotel Brunelleschi is comprised of 96 rooms, of which 8 are Junior Suites and 6 are Suites. All suites perfectly combine elegance and luxury with modern touches. The suites all provide guests with luxury bed linens, iPod docks and a Nespresso machine. Bathrooms are complete with robes, slippers and Dr Vranjes toiletries, as well as double basins, and whirlpool bathtubs.

Childcare

Hotel Brunelleschi welcomes children of all ages. Cots and high chairs are available for guests' use, and the hotel has a babysitting service if required.

Facilities

Hotel Brunelleschi houses two fabulous restaurants. The Michelin-starred Santa Elisabetta Restaurant is elegantly decorated, and guests can enjoy beautiful dishes prepared with local ingredients in sumptuous surroundings. The Osteria della Pagliazza, on the other hand, has a more relaxed environment, serving rustic and traditional Tuscan dishes. Head to the stylish Tower Bar for a chilled drink, or to take part in ice cream or wine tastings.

Reviews

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James Ferguson (Staff)

The Brunelleschi is a great choice if you're looking for a hotel that's right in the center of the everything. The owners have done a fantastic job blending the historic site (the building incorporates a Byzantine tower and has a museum in the basement) with the modern (rooms and public areas with a stylish, modern, clean design). For a special occasion it's well worth enquiring about the availability of either the Pagliazza Suite or one of the Suites with a roof terrace: they offer a unique view over the Cathedral's Dome.

Offers

Hotel Brunelleschi, Florence - Stay 3, Pay 2

Book to stay at Hotel Brunelleschi in Florence for 3 nights and only pay for 2.

Blackout dates apply. Subject to availability and terms and conditions. Please contact our specialists for more information.

Book from 01 November 2018 to 29 February 2020
Travel from 01 March 2019 to 29 February 2020
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Hotel Brunelleschi, Florence - Early Booking Offer

Book to stay at Hotel Brunelleschi in Florence at least 30 days prior to your arrival and receive 10% off.

Blackout dates apply. Subject to availability and terms and conditions. Please contact our specialists for more information.

Book from 01 November 2018 to 29 February 2020
Travel from 01 March 2019 to 29 February 2020
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Hotel Brunelleschi, Florence - 10% discount

Stay at Hotel Brunelleschi in Florence for a minimum of two nights on selected dates and receive 10% off.

Subject to availability and terms and conditions. Please contact our specialists for more information.

Book from 01 November 2018 to 04 January 2020
Travel from 01 January 2020 to 04 January 2020
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Hotel Brunelleschi, Florence - 25% discount

Stay at Hotel Brunelleschi in Florence for a minimum of two nights on selected dates and receive 25% off.

Subject to availability and terms and conditions. Please contact our specialists for more information.

Book from 01 November 2018 to 29 February 2020
Travel from 17 November 2019 to 22 November 2019
24 November 2019 to 25 December 2019
10 January 2020 to 29 February 2020
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Experiences

  • Classic walking tour of Florence

    Explore the city's most famous landmarks with your private guide who will be able to bring these well known sights to life. Highlights include Cathedral Square and the iconic Duomo, the Accademia Gallery and the Ponte Vecchio.

  • Culinary tour of Florence

    Discover the wonders of Florentine cuisine as you tour the city with your private guide on this culinary tour. Walk around Florence, visiting famous culinary landmarks and stopping for delicious tasters along the way.

  • Florence by boat and on foot

    Discover Florence from a new perspective - aboard a Florentine gondola cruising along the Arno River. After a walking tour of the city's highlights, sit back and relax on the boat as you watch the sun set over the rooftops of Florence.

  • Florence scavenger hunt

    Explore Florence with an exciting scavenger hunt and discover the secrets behind the city. You'll uncover clues as you travel around the city, learning about Florence's interesting past on the way. Find the treasure and reward yourself with gelato!

  • Florentine cuisine masterclass

    Discover the flavors of Florence with an immersive cooking masterclass. Your chef will teach you the secrets of Tuscan cooking as you learn how to prepare a four-course meal. As a reward for all your hard work tuck in to your delicious creations!

  • Gelato making workshop

    Discover the traditional art of gelato making with a workshop in one of Florence's gelaterias. Get creative as you combine fresh ingredients to make your favorite ice cream, with guidance from the experts!

  • Palatine Gallery and Boboli Gardens

    Explore the official residence of the Medici family, and the impressive collection of art housed within the Palatine Gallery. Discover the works of Raphael, Rubens and Titian before marvelling at the beautiful landscaping of the Boboli Gardens.

  • Tour of the Uffizi Gallery

    Discover some of the most famous artworks and step back into Renaissance Florence; the epicenter of art and culture. Visiting the Uffizi Gallery is a must do, offering a chance to see the beautiful works of Botticelli and Michelangelo.

Vacation Ideas

  • Classic Italy

    Venice, Florence & Rome

    from $4100 pp 9 nights

    • Discover history and culture in three of Italy's key cities, Venice, Florence and Rome
    • Explore picturesque canals in true Venetian style, on board a private gondola
    • Step back in time to the golden era of the Renaissance in Florence's incredible museums and galleries

Location & directions

Florence, Italy

Set in the center of Florence, Hotel Brunelleschi is just steps away from the city's highlights, such as the Uffizi Gallery and the Duomo. Museums and shopping are all nearby, and the hotel is within easy walking distance of most attractions.

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Call us on 020 3993 8025 to start planning your vacation to Hotel Brunelleschi or take a look at our itineraries to Florence

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