Nestled on a hilltop in Fiesole, Belmond Villa San Michele overlooks the historic city of Florence and the Arno Valley below. Once nurtured by Franciscan monks, the immaculate 15th-century gardens at Belmond Villa San Michele include a large wooded park and terraced lawns. Located in a secluded corner of the Italian gardens, the massage gazebo features stunning views over Florence. The pool snack bar is situated on a grassy plateau above the gardens and serves lunches and snacks. Located in the old monastery, Cloister Bar boasts a glass roof and is furnished in antique style. Menus at La Loggia Restaurant incorporate seasonal products from the region, with the emphasis on local Tuscan cuisine. Located in a secluded corner of the Italian gardens, the massage gazebo features stunning views over Florence.
There are four different room categories, the Rooms (from 24 m²), Junior Suites (from 35 m²), Suites (from 60 m²) and the Limonaia Suite & Villa (from 80 m²). Each Suite features a separate living room and unique decorative flourishes. Limonaia Suite is located in the convent’s former orangery—a separate building in the hotel’s Italian gardens with breathtaking views over Florence, a heated plunge pool and tinkling waterfall beckons in the private garden.
Rates start at EUR 581 per room per night.
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Villa San Michele has been awarded with the TripAdvisor ‘Certificate of Excellence’ in 2015.