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Villa Cora
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Opulent hillside retreat.
Overlooking the Boboli Gardens, Villa Cora is situated in a quiet park in the hills just outside Florence’s historical center. The 44-room resort, once an aristocratic residence, dates back to 1860 and is complete with frescoes and crystal chandeliers.
Insider Tip

You're away from the crowds, but close to the city with a complimentary shuttle service available.

Where You’re Staying

Rooms and suites are classically decorated with antique furnishings, rich fabrics, and original parquet floors.

Where to Dine

Restaurant Le Bistrot offers seasonal Tuscan and continental cuisine by the pool during summer and in the Moresca Room in winter. In the summer, savor an alfresco cocktail at the Pool Bar or on the Bellevue Roof Terrace. Sit nestled in the park and sip a signature cocktail inspired by the villa's gardens at Santa Garden Cocktail Club. Enjoy a daily buffet breakfast at Le Bar Long.

Where to Relax

Lounge by the outdoor pool open-year round and heated in winter. The subterranean Spa BENé merges Eastern and Western therapies. The Iris Ritual body treatment uses dried powder from Florentine irises to refresh and regenerate skin. The spa boasts a tepidarium, whirlpool, sauna, hammam, and fitness center.

What To Do

Practice yoga in the garden with a personal trainer. Stroll through the Boboli Gardens. Explore the Ponte Vecchio, Palazzo Pitti, and Piazza della Signoria. Visit the Uffizi Galleries. Shop the market stalls of San Lorenzo.

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Location of Villa Cora

Viale Machiavelli 18. Florence, 50125 Italy

Peretola Airport.

At Villa Cora, Platinum Card Members receive:*
  • 12pm check-in, when available
  • Room upgrade at check-in, when available
  • Daily breakfast for two
  • Experience Credit: US$ 100 Property credit to be used during stay
  • Complimentary Wi-Fi
  • 4pm check-out guaranteed
  • Certain room categories are not eligible for upgrade.

Call Platinum Travel Service at 0800 0161 041 to book this property and receive your Fine Hotels + Resorts benefits.
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