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Villa La Vedetta

5.0 of 5 Boutique Hotel   |   Viale Michelangiolo 78, 50125 Florence, Italy
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Ranked #37 of 461 hotels in Florence
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Johannesburg, South Africa
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This hotel is set in a beautiful and private estate with stunning views over Florence. The food and the service were both great, and the room was impeccable and well appointed. Wifi access did not require passwords and was fast, and so we were able to stream across a number of devices when staying here. In particular the front desk... More

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5 reviews 5 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A nice boutique style hotel with amazing views of Firenze and a pool. A free shuttle service is provided into Firenze in case you do not have a car or would prefer not to drive into the city. The restaurant fell short of our expectations and there was minimal pool side service for drinks and/or food. More often than not... More

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San Francisco, California
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149 reviews 149 reviews
58 hotel reviews
163 helpful votes 163 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ok first the view is amazing so you will be blown away by the view and by their cool pool (that's the only 5* part of the experience) Location wise you are not downtown Florence. You just need to do a 20 min walk to get to Ponte Vecchio and cross into beautiful Firenze. Because of the location of the... More

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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014

This is our last day at the hotel and everything has been excellent. Fantastic staff, pool, service, bed, linens, etc. We experienced no noise problems. Highly recommend if you are visiting Florence in the summer and with children and all other times. The pool was a welcome relief as were the poolside drinks and lunches. The views are spectacular, very... More

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London, England, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

I stayed here as our friends held their wedding here. Beautiful views on the terrace overlooking Florence and the pool is a great spot to relax after the hustle and bustle of walking around in the gorgeous city of Florence. Positives: romantic setting for the wedding, excellent food and wine served throughout the wedding, comfortable beds, small hotel so it... More

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Oxford
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

We stayed at this wonderful hotel to celebrate our 10th wedding anniversary. The setting is stunning with fantastic views over Florence, especially from the relatively hidden roof terrace. The pool was a god send in the high temperatures and made the hotel the perfect escape from city sightseeing. The staff were all fantastic, incredibly helpful with restaurant bookings etc. we... More

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Dublin, Ireland
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38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2014

We visited for one night and absolutely loved our stay. We were looked after so well and received a room upgrade to a suite which was stunning. The views over Florence are amazing and although just above Florence we took the complimentary shuttle down in the evening without any issues. We enjoyed a dip in the pool during the afternoon... More

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Stafford, United Kingdom
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10 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

the main reason for choosing this hotel is the view;it is a small hotel so facilities limited although nice but small gardens and out door pool which is more than most city centre hotels; although not far from ponte vecchio but difficult to walk down as on steep hill[ limited free shuttle bus - approx hourly from 9am til noon... More

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22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

Yes, lots of good things and some for improvement. Overall we enjoyed our stay and would recommend it. But, some things to note. The setting is wonderful. In tranquil gardens with magnificent view across the Arno to the City. But busy roads all around equals traffic noise. Also it is Siren Central, but then it is Italy. The building is... More

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New York City, New York
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

We had our wedding here for 35 guests on May 17 and everything was perfect. The villa is more gorgeous in real life than the pictures suggest. Alina was amazing at coordinating the event, vendors, everything! Not only is the setting so beautiful the service was exceptional. I would not change a thing about our wedding or 4 night stay... More

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Address: Viale Michelangiolo 78, 50125 Florence, Italy
Location: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:5 star — Villa La Vedetta 5*
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A true 'Urban Resort' unique in Florence. Romantic neo-renaissance villa, today a lavish hotel of only 18 deluxe rooms and suites in exclusive panoramic position on Piazzale Michelangelo, with breathtaking view of Florence only a few steps from Ponte Vecchio. ... more   less 
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