A vacation becomes a fond memory by the contribution of many favorable factors. It’s the amalgamation of location, property, company, and experiences. Try traveling around the world and not staying in a great hotel, you may not end up calling it the best experience of your life. But try visiting beautiful places and combine that with living in beautiful boutique hotels to see the magic come together. There are umpteen such mesmerizing boutique hotels in Florence but we are here to reveal what can easily be called one of the best boutique hotels in Florence in one of the best locales of Italy’s Tuscany region. Listed among the ‘Leading hotels of the World’ the four-star Continentale Hotel Florence encapsulates the concept of luxury and distinguishes it from almost any other hotel in the city. This romantic hideaway is located right in the heart of the city making it an ideal location for guests to enjoy not just the property but also the surroundings. You will be enthralled by its elegant and timeless interiors which will captivate your senses and make it a tad bit difficult to step outside. The credit goes to Michele Bönan, the refined Florentine architect, who inspired by the Sala Bianca of Palazzo Pitti, has made this a delightful design hotel with attractive black and white photographs, a strong 50’s influence, the era of the golden age of fashion and use of all white that can be seen throughout the rooms and suites of this design and luxury hotel in Florence.
We strongly recommend the spectacular, modern yet timeless panoramic Consorti suite. Falling in love with Florence is natural, and the contemporary setting of the Consorti suite at the top of the medieval Consorti tower makes it happen. The uninterrupted views of River Arno and Ponte Vecchio make waking up an exciting part of your fun-filled day. For those who love sightseeing, the very popular spots around that you can explore during the day other than Ponte Vecchio are Piazza Della Signoria, Gallerie Degli Uffizi and Florence cathedral. Meanwhile, there’s no refuting that what you see inside the panoramic Consorti suite is also a sight to behold. The use of white all around contributes an ethereal milieu to this 46 sqm suite. So much so, the pared-down look and predominance of white on blond wood gives a profuse sense of space. The marvelous first level of the Panoramic Consorti Suite is especially captivating with its beautiful spacing. It possesses the most romantic setting, a canopied bed with gauzy white curtains that give you your very own love nest. Guests can revel in king-size bathtub on the second floor in complete relaxation, whilst savoring stunning views of the Florence Cathedral. The Bi-level suite with a four-poster bed also allows guests to breathe in some fresh Florence air on the Small terraces where sunbeds are provided. To make the most of your leisurely bath time, bring in a good book while you immerse in the goodness of some delicious Ferragamo toiletries while humming to some playful jazz on the Bose Bluetooth sound system.
The medieval Consorti tower also houses the very buzzing and magnificent “La Terrazza”, one of the best places to meet and greet your loved ones for a Negroni. The La Terrazza cocktail bar at the top floor grants the most impeccable views of the Arno, Brunelleschi’s Dome, San Miniato, Palazzo Vecchio, and Forte Belvedere. The Continentale Hotel also offers you the gift of time at the White Iris beauty spa. Allow yourself to immerse in the simplicity of or Florentine style along with the warmth of Tuscan wood and stone. The streets of Florence are bustling with energy and filled with chic boutiques and well-known designer brands. The perfect combination of culture, fun, and food can be experienced at this one place. After you let the usual tourist spots like the Duomo, Palazzo Vecchio, etc delight you, head to the Mercato Centrale Firenze, a huge undercover food market where you can pick whatever you want from pasta to pizza to Italian delicacies and let the food of Florence hypnotize you.
Area: 494 sq.ft
Occupancy: 2 adults (cradle available on request)
Where: Vicolo dell’Oro, 6r, 50123 Florence – Italy
Phone: +39 055 27262
Email: [email protected]