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Residenza Castiglioni

  • City Breaks, Italy, Florence

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Residenza Castiglioni is a charming three-star property in the heart of Florence. Its excellent location means that it’s just minutes from Santa Maria Novella train station and all of the city’s must-see sights are just a short walk away. The Medici Chapel, Duomo and Uffizi Gallery are all close by as well as many highly-rated restaurants and bars.

This friendly hotel perfectly combines modern comfort with historic touches. As you step into the Renaissance building, you’re greeted by frescoed walls and ceilings and classic furnishings. The guest rooms are all individually decorated and offer ample space with light colours to create a welcoming feeling. You’ll find some rooms in the more modern annex that’s just across the pretty courtyard. Before you set off to explore Florence and the surrounding areas, be sure to indulge in the excellent continental breakfast buffet where you’ll be spoilt for choice with local cheeses, meats, fresh fruit and homemade yogurts.

Rooms

  • No. of rooms: 12
  • No. of buildings: 0
  • No. of floors: 0
  • No. of interconnecting rooms: 0
  • Annex:
  • Official rating: 3

Classic Rooms measure 18m² and can sleep up to three people. They are finished in a typical Florentine style with warm furnishings. Facilities include air conditioning, TV, free wifi, minibar, tea & coffee making facilities, safe, shower, hairdryer and slipper. These rooms are available on request, please call to book.

Deluxe Rooms are 24m² and are located in the hotel’s annex that's just across the courtyard. These rooms can sleep up to two people and are finished in a more modern style but with classic pieces of furniture.

Superior Rooms are 24m² and sleep up to three people. They have beautiful frescoed walls and ceilings and have been finished in calming, pastel colours.

Suites can accommodate up to three people and measure 42m². High ceilings and large windows add to the sense of space here and the rooms are classically furnished with frescoes and sumptuous furnishings in the open plan living area. These rooms are available on request, please call to book.

Executive Suites are on the top level of the hotel and stretch over 82m². They have a more modern style with light colours and touches of history with carefully-placed antiques. These rooms are available on request, please call to book.

Single Rooms are available and are located in the annex. These rooms are available on request, please call to book.

Accessibility

  • Lift accessible: No
  • Lift serves all floors: Yes
  • Access ramp: No

Meals

Start each day with a scrumptious breakfast buffet at Residenza Castiglioni. Expect homemade yogurts, seasonal fruit, cereals, local meats and cheeses as well as fresh bread and pastries. Fresh coffee is served to your table and the hotel offers gluten free options.

Board basis options available

  • Bed & Breakfast

Florence

The Tuscan capital of Florence is a city made by art lovers for art lovers. The Renaissance took its first steps here in the 15th century, painting the city with architectural wonders like the Palazzo Pitti and Uffizi Gallery.

Climb to the top of Florence Cathedral – Il Duomo – to admire a skyline sculpted from Gothic towers, domes and terracotta rooftops. That’s where you’ll also discover how small Florence is. Best explored by foot, you can easily wander the UNESCO-listed city centre in a day.

Had your fill of Michelangelos and da Vincis? It’s time to explore Florence’s other love – food. Finish off your day with a Florentine steak or settle down with a glass of Chianti sourced straight from the Tuscan countryside.

Inghams operate a telephone Rep service in Florence.

Things to do in resort

Maggio Musicale Fiorento Festival ( 2 May - 26 June) 

Since its inception in 1928, the Stabile Orchestrale Fiorentina have brought Opera to the streets of Florence each year resulting in one of the oldest cultural events in the city. With its Shakespearean dramas performed by the Maggio Dance ballet company and stunning concertos from the likes of Wolf and Rossini, this is a truly unmissable event. 

Uffizi Gallery

This impressive gallery is home to over 1,800 pieces of artwork with some of the most important pieces from the Renaissance period.

Florence Cathedral

Dominating Florence’s skyline, the Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore is best known for the iconic dome designed by Brunelleschi.

Accademia Gallery

Accademia is best known for housing Michaelangelo’s David but there’s so much more than this, making it a must-do experience.

Boboli Gardens

Funded by the Medici family, these lovely gardens are home to impressive statues and monuments as well as dramatic lagoons.

Ponte Vecchio

One of the world’s most famous bridges is filled with stalls selling some of the finest jewellery in the city and has rich history.

Location in resort
  • Longitude: 11.249793
  • Latitude: 43.774399

For more information on travel and transport visit our Florence page

Excursions

Facilities

  • Courtyard
  • Free wifi
  • Parking (payable locally, approx. €27 per day)
  • Bar
  • WiFi

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Residenza Castiglioni
Florence, City Breaks,Bed & Breakfast
10/08/2020 - 3 nights
2 adults
From London Luton
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