Italian Cities, Florence
Located in Fiesole, the Villa San Michele's exquisite setting, surrounded by woodland and affording magnificent views over Florence, is a true delight. You will be greeted by the unique façade of this 15th century monastery, originally designed by the artist Michelangelo and later converted into a charming hotel. The elegant interior of this five star hotel is tastefully decorated with the highest standard of comfort while still maintaining its original features. Guests may dine by candlelight in the elegant Loggia al fresco restaurant, enjoying a breathtaking view of Florence and the Arno Valley. Fiesole is a 25-minute drive from the heart of Florence and the hotel provides a regular courtesy shuttle bus to the city centre.The hotel has 45 rooms.
Included With:Bed & Breakfast
Dress Code: Dress code is smart casual. Gentlemen are required to wear shoes and long trousers in the evening.
Located in the monastery building with fantastic views over Florence, this elegant restaurant offers traditional Tuscan cuisine along with a children's menu. In late spring and summer The Loggia (Terrace) is the perfect place for a relaxing lunch or dinner in the warm sunshine while in early spring and autumn the magnificent inside rooms Chiostro (Cloister) and Cenacolo provide an historic location to enjoy sumptuous dishes.
Breakfast is a full American breakfast consisting of a buffet and hot dishes ordered à la carte.
Open between 7.30am - 10.30am, 1pm - 2.45pm and 7.30pm - 10.30pm.
Located by the hilltop swimming pool, this restaurant serves light lunches and snacks. Enjoy the wonderful views over Florence and relax in the cool calm surroundings. With shaded areas and sun loungers, drinks are served by the pool and on the terrace.
During the months of June to September guests can enjoy a picturesque informal dinner served from 7.30pm - 9.30pm on Saturday, Sunday and Monday.
Open between 12.30pm - 4.00pm for lunch.
Located beside the Loggia Restaurant, these bars serve snacks from 11:30am - 19:30pm and a late supper menu from 11.30pm - 1am. Guests can enjoy a relaxing drink with live piano music from 7pm until midnight.
Open: 10am - 1am.
Located on the three terraces in the Italian gardens, guests can enjoy a drink whilst listening to live music being played on the piano from 19:00pm.
Opening hours: 14:00 - 22:00
Open all season (weather permitting).
Classes are available to book and pay locally. A young chef's academy is also available for children aged 6 - 14 years during June - August.
Every evening the hotel will organise for someone to play the piano.
Children's Welcome Kits can be provided and include children's bathrobes and slippers, selection of children's DVDs, activity book, disposable bottles, cots and highchairs.
Stay connected with the wifi free of charge.Free Parking
Max 3 Adults
Superior Rooms have recently been renovated to a high standard and are located in the main building featuring a king size or twin beds. Very spacious, they overlook either the courtyard or the countryside. Each room has a large marble bathroom and separate shower. This room type is available on request, please call to book.
Size: Average size 30-40m²
Max 2 Adults
Deluxe rooms are beautifully decorated with wonderful views and bathrooms featuring fine marble.
Max 3 Adults
Junior Suites Superior are spacious and elegant, situated within secluded gardens and featuring patio with garden furniture and views on the Arno Valley.
Size: Average size 50-55m²
Max 3 Adults
Junior Suites Deluxe enjoy stunning views of the old monastery building and the immaculate Italian Gardens of the Villa. These suites feature a private terrace equipped with sunbeds, table and chairs. This room type is available on request, please call to book.
Size: Average size 58-65m²
Max 3 Adults
Junior Suites Executive feature an intimate terrace with breathtaking views of Florence and the Italian Gardens. Bathrooms are incredibly spacious with a walk-in shower, a bathtub and double marble vanities. This room type is available on request, please call to book.
Size: Average size 48-55m²
Max 2 Adults, 1 Child, 1 Cot
Suites (Donatello and Michelangelo) are located in the main building and are spacious and comfortable, and enjoy a view over Florence.This room type is available on request, please call to book.
Size: 60m² (Donatello) and 70m² (Michelangelo)
Max 3 Adults, 1 Cot
Garden Suites offer spacious accommodation located in the gardens, with a private terrace and a fantastic view over Florence. Beautifully appointed and renovated they feature a separate living room where an extra bed can be added for a third or fourth person. This room type is available on request, please call to book.
Size: Average size 50-74m²