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Belmond Villa San Michele

‘Distinctive Personality; Heavenly Historical Retreat’

Set among the hills yet just a stone’s throw from the heart of Florence by private shuttle, this great retreat is a joy for the senses. Belmond Villa San Michele boasts forty-six stunning rooms and suites three of which are located in the separate 17th century former convent orangery – now a charming villa. As you wander along Italian terraces, through the lush gardens and past the little chapel you will gain a sense of the history of this remarkable Tuscan Villa which now offers the discerning guest an elegant place of privilege in which to rest. Dining at the villa is a blissful experience of gourmet flavours and awesome views and should you wish to learn a little more about Tuscan cuisine we suggest you enquire about the hotel’s school of cookery.



In Our Opinion

‘With Florence as your backdrop from almost every garden terrace you will fall helplessly in love with every aspect of  Belmond Villa San Michele! Relax and be courted by the historical, the beautiful and the charming then indulge yourself in the luxurious – surely this is the perfect property in the perfect location?’
  • HD plasma TV with DVD player
  • Minibar
  • Wi-Fi
  • Personal safe
  • Desk
  • CD player
  • Tea & coffee making facilities
  • Daily newspapers
  • 24-hour room service

Double Room - Classic

Located in the historic original main building, the Double Room Classic can be found on the first and second floors. Each room features charming 17th century indents and some rooms offer a fireplace.

FEATURES

  • 24sqm
  • One king size bed
  • Maximum occupancy 2 guests
  • Marble bathroom with bathtub and shower
  • Some rooms feature a fireplace
  • Located on the first and second floors in the original main building
  • Some rooms are available for single use

Double Room - Superior

Envelope yourself in the stunning views of the courtyard and countryside from these Superior rooms. Each one is located on the first, or second floor of the main building and feature a colourful palette.

FEATURES

  • 24sqm
  • One king size bed, or twin beds
  • Maximum occupancy 2 guests
  • Marble bathroom with bathtub and separate shower
  • Views of the courtyard, or the countryside
  • On the first, or second floor of the original main building

Double Room - De-luxe

These rooms are located in the original main building with city views of Florence or vistas over the manicured gardens. A sumptuous Carrara marble bathroom joins a plush king size bed.

FEATURES

  • 24sqm
  • One king size bed, or twin beds
  • Maximum occupancy 2 guests
  • Carrara marble bathroom with bathtub, shower and double vanity
  • Views of Florence, or the resort gardens
  • Located in the original main building

Junior Suite - Superior

Located in the villas landscapes grounds, the Junior Suite Superior enjoys a terrace, or private garden, surrounded by laurel hedges with views of the Arno Valley and the hotel gardens. The interiors feature a lounge area and a Carrara marble bathroom.

FEATURES

  • 35sqm
  • One king size bed, or twin beds
  • Maximum occupancy 3 guests
  • Carrara marble bathroom, with bathtub, shower his and hers armoire and double vanity
  • Lounge area with sofa
  • Terrace or private gardens
  • Views of the Arno Valley and the hotel gardens
  • iPod dock
  • Fax machine

Junior Suite - De-Luxe

In addition to the stunning views of the old monastery and lush gardens, the Junior Suite Deluxe features a wall-to-wall glass door which, when fully open, expands the interior living space onto the terrace.

FEATURES

  • 35sqm
  • One king size bed, or twin beds
  • Maximum occupancy 3 guests
  • Marble bathroom with bathtub, shower and double vanity
  • Lounge area with large glass doors onto the terrace
  • Terrace
  • iPod dock
  • Fax machine
  • Views of the monastery and hotel gardens

Junior Suite - Executive

Ideally nestled in the lush gardens of the villa grounds, these Junior Suites offer soul-lifting views of Florence and the gardens. Interiors are spacious, with a lounge area and a marble bathroom with his and hers armoires.

FEATURES

  • 35sqm
  • One king size bed, or twin beds
  • Maximum occupancy 3 guests
  • Marble bathroom with bathtub, walk-in shower and his and hers armoires
  • Lounge area
  • Private terrace, or private garden
  • iPod dock
  • Fax machine

Suite - Garden Suite

Tucked away in the gardens, these spacious suites boast their own private terrace and views of Florence. Each suite offers a separate living room and a marble bathroom.

FEATURES

  • 60 – 70sqm
  • One king size bed
  • Maximum occupancy 4 guests
  • Marble bathroom with bathtub, shower and twin vanities
  • Separate living area
  • 18 – 20sqm private terrace, or garden
  • Views of Florence
  • Located in the gardens

  • HD plasma TV with DVD player
  • Minibar
  • Wi-Fi
  • Personal safe
  • Desk
  • CD player
  • Tea & coffee making facilities
  • Daily newspapers
  • 24-hour room service

Suite - Limonaia

These suites boast a unique setting, in the Limonaia Gardens, the former orangery of the convent. Its leafy surroundings offer a truly private setting, complete with an outdoor plunge pool and a private terrace. Interiors are decorated with true Tuscan renaissance gusto and both the living room and bedroom offer views of Florence and the surrounding hills.

FEATURES

  • 70sqm
  • One king size bed, or twin beds
  • Maximum occupancy 4 guests
  • Marble bathroom with bathtub and shower
  • Lounge area
  • Fully furnished private terrace
  • Stone plunge pool
  • Private gardens
  • Views of Florence and the surrounding hills
  • Located in the former orangery of the convent

Suite - Limonaia Two Bedroom

Linked together by a staircase, this two-bedroom incarnation is a coming together of a Limonaia Suite and a Garden Suite to create a greater amount of space for a family. The suite is located in the former convent orangery and features two fully furnished private terraces, two bedrooms, a large lounge area and views of Florence and the surrounding hills.

FEATURES

  • 70sqm
  • Total of two bedrooms each with one king size bed, or twin beds
  • Maximum occupancy 8 guests
  • Marble bathroom with bathtub and shower
  • Two lounge areas
  • Two private terraces
  • Stone plunge pool
  • Views of Florence and the surrounding hills
  • Connected by a staircase

Suite - Limonaia Villa

The largest and most luxurious of the accommodation options at Belmond Villa San Michele, the Limonaia Villa is composed of a Limonaia Suite and two Garden Suites. The villa is comprised of three bedrooms, three living rooms, four bathrooms, a small kitchenette and a private plunge pool on the top floor garden.

FEATURES

  • 191sqm
  • Total of three bedrooms each with one king size bed, or twin beds
  • Maximum occupancy 9 guests
  • Four marble bathrooms with bathtub and shower
  • Small kitchenette
  • Three living rooms
  • Private plunge pool
  • Three terraces
  • Private garden
  • Views of Florence

Some services or activities may incur an extra charge

Leisure


• Outdoor 25 metre heated panoramic swimming pool
• Fitness centre
• Personal trainer
• Movies under the stars located by the pool (max of 30 people)
• Balloon flight over Florence with the assistance of a professional photographer
• Kitchen cook off with Chef Attilio Di Fabrizio with the winner being declared chef of the day!

Services


• 24-hour concierge
• Hairdresser
• Laundry and dry cleaning service available 6 days a week
• Parking and valet service
• Movies available to rent
• Courtesy shuttle bus between the hotel and Piazza della Repubblica

Land Sport


• Tennis

Dining Options
For guidance only - subject to change

Bed & breakfast
• American breakfast

Other options include
• Half board
• Full board

The Loggia Restaurant

La Loggia Restaurant

Bathing in a 15th century setting, within the monastery, La Loggia Restaurant is a scenic dining experience that offers indoor and outdoor dining. The cuisine is classic Tuscan fair, with views of Florence to add extra bite. Open 07:30 – 10:30 for breakfast, 13:00 – 14:45 for lunch and 19:30 – 22:30 for dinner.

La Loggia Bar

La Loggia Bar is the ideal space to relax over drinks before or after dinner. Sip cocktails in the gardens while a pianist plays smooth notes into the night. Open 10:00 – 01:00. Open for snacks 11:30 – 19:30 and late dinner 23:30 – 01:00.

The Pool Restaurant & Bar

Enjoy a la carte lunches and stunning views on this hilltop venue. The restaurant is located next to the swimming pool and is open 12:30 – 16:00 for lunch and 19:30 – 21:30 for dinner Saturday, Sunday and Monday from June to September.

Cloister Bar

Located in the old monastery, the Cloister Bar features an antique style and boasts a glass roof. Open 10:00 – 01:00. Snacks available 11:30 – 19:30 and late dinner 23:30 – 01:00.

Belmond Villa San Michele is located on a hilltop in the scenic region of Fiesole in Florence, Tuscany. The hotel is just over 20 minutes away from Florence airport and is nearby man points of interest, such as museums and architecture hotspots.

A private car can be arranged with the hotel for an additional fee

• Florence airport – 6.1 miles
• Circolo del Golf Dell Ugolino – 10.4 miles
• Lucca – 48 miles
• Pisa International Airport – 61 miles
• Cortona – 61.9 miles
• Monti Dell’Uccellina – 104 miles

Belmond Villa San Michele welcomes families with children of all ages and offers the following facilities and services to ensure they have an enjoyable stay.

General Information
• The Kids Club is only open June to September
• Children receive a special welcome kit with a booklet and a variety of children’s DVDs

Accommodation
• Children’s bathrobes and slippers
• Bottle warmers available
• Extra bed and baby cot in Junior Suites and Suites
• PlayStation
• DVDs
• Toys
• Laundry and dry cleaning services of children’s clothing

Dining
• Children’s menus are available
• High chairs can be hired

Family Entertainment / Activities
• Family picnics

Kids Club
Smile Club

Ages allowed
• 4 – 12

Opening times
• 12:30 – 17:30
• Available from mid-June to the end of August
• Tuesday to Sunday

Activities
• Pizza demonstrations
• Tours in the secret gardens
• Painting
• Fun lessons
• Treasure hunts

Babysitting
• A babysitting service is available on request

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