Cultural Basecamp

Villa San Michele

Florence, Italy

Prices From: $1040 - $1520

In the 15th century it was a monastery, today it is one of Europe's most fascinating hotels. A renaissance Villa, with a perfect view of Florence. The resort from which to appreciate the city of the Medicis. Over the past decade great care and expertise has been engaged to refurbish the entire Villa in a style that provides a luxurious environment whilst maintaining the beauty and heritage of this magnificent building.

The Villa San Michele has 46 rooms, including 25 suites and junior suites, located in the old monastery building and nestled amid the beautiful gardens, enjoying spectacular views, each with its own unique style and antique furnishings.

The San Michele Restaurant is located in the Monastery of the Villa San Michele. During the warmer months the Loggia offers al fresco dining with breathtaking views of Florence, while the Cloister and the Cenacolo room offer elegant indoor dining.

In a very short time, the Cookery School has become a permanent institution: a true benchmark. A fact known to Gourmets from all over the world, to the internationally renowned Chefs who are happy to hold their lessons here, and to Guests of the Villa who have yet another reason to love this hotel.

Relaxing at the Villa San Michele comes naturally with the unmatched views from the panoramic pool, whilst a small gymnasium allows guests to expend some energy without missing the beautiful views. For the more adventurous mountain bikes are available for trips to Fiesole of Florence, where cyclists will find excellent pedestrian areas and cycle tracks. (daily rentals from € 50). Local golf clubs offer championship quality courses, whilst horse riding through the Tuscan countryside and tennis are all on hand nearby.


Region: Europe - Western

Nearest Airport: FCO

Via Doccia 4


Breakfast Breakfast

Culinary Classes Culinary Classes

General Information

- Please note that all rates are subject to change due to exchange rate fluctuations.
- All of the rates are per room per night in Euros and include: accommodation, full American breakfast and service.
- These rates do not include 10% VAT.
- If cancellation occurs a one night fee will be charged, per 3 nights booked.
- Child up to 12 years old and sharing room with parents is free of charge. Meals charged as taken.
- The Hotel is open from 20th March to 16th November 2008.

Cancellation Policies

If cancellation occurs a one night fee will be charged, per 3 nights booked.