Hotel Door

Just a quick five minute walk away from the city centre, this four star hotel offers its guests charming, boutique style surroundings which are just perfect for tourists and business guests alike.  With first class business facilities including a range of meeting, conference and board rooms plus a full range of professional equipment, this hotel also has lovely gardens, the opportunity to rent bicycles to tour the city on and free lobby internet.

All the guest rooms are comfortable and just as chic  and well appointed as the rest of the hotel with air conditioning, cable TV viewed on a plasma screen, a city map and information, complimentary toiletries in the en suite bathroom, a daily housekeeping service,  a work desk with lamp and free internet connection, a hairdryer, a mini bar, a fridge and telephone

Our top picks in the local area

For families

The Florentine branch of the Cordon Blue Cookery School runs child friendly cookery courses which gives youngsters than chance to command their own kitchen and whisk up a variety of delights for everyone to enjoy.

For romance

The adult version of the Cordon Blue Cookery School is a fabulous idea for a quirky date where meals for two can be lovingly created and eaten. Established in 1985, this schools deserves its reputation as the best of the best.

For culture

Eurocentres Florence is a great place to brush up on your language skills with fabulously enthusiastic teachers in a beautiful old building.

For shopping

Florence is a shopper’s heaven when it comes to finding leather goods and the workshop Scuola Del Cuoio is probably the most superior of them all.  You can watch demonstrations of the craft and at the end of it purchase from the onsite shop.  They will even personalise your goods with a stamp.

For eating out

Brac is a rarity in Florence – a vegetarian restaurant. Set around a pretty little courtyard, this inspiring eatery is airy and bright and the food out of this world.  Even diehard carnivores might like this one…

For nightlife

Grom is a grown up gelateria.  With refreshing green tea brews, the zingy taste sensations and melt in the mouth flavours are a sure fire favourite anytime of the night.