I took the recommendation of friends when I booked my stay at the palazzo and am so glad that I did. Hosts Scott and Ettore (descendant of the original builder and a member of the Farrattini family) were superb hosts. This unique setting is steeped in history beginning in the 16th century, and you will love hearing the stories. It's one thing to see history in a museum, it's another entirely to experience it in comfortable, elegant surroundings. This was a treat.
- Official Description (provided by the hotel):
- This place is temporarily closed due to renovation. Palazzo Farrattini is a unique jewel of the Italian Renaissance started exactly 5 centuries ago by the famous Architech Antonio Da Sangallo the youngest. Still a property of the family, the Palazzo opens its doors to the guests who look for the authentical charme of the period when it was built. During the summer of 2014 various events will celebrate this important anniversary. ... more less