Grand Hotel Baglioni has one of the best restaurants in Florence. And that accolade doesn’t come easy in Tuscany’s capital. B-Roof is located on the terrace and the views from here are spectacular. Pull up a chair and admire the rooftops of Florence its iconic Duomo. Throw in a bottle of wine from Chianti and you’ve got the perfect Florentine evening.
The hotel’s been around for over 100 years, first opening its doors in 1903. The décor fits perfectly with the historic building with antique furniture and parquet floors. The whole place feels superior and it’s great to come back to a comfy room after walking around the city all day. You don’t have to travel too far to see the sights though. The hotel’s a short walk from the Duomo, Palazzo Vecchio and the Uffizi Gallery. The location allows easy access to both the city’s quaint back streets where you’ll find traditional artisan boutiques and Via de’ Tornabuoni, the main shopping street. If you want to head further afield, the station is only 200 metres away.
Transfer time: approx. 25 minutes by private car from Florence airport or approx. 1 hour 15 mins by bus & train or private car from Pisa airport.