Villa La Vedetta - Florence

Viale Michelangiolo 78, Florence, Italy, 50125  show map
 5 stars
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Villa La Vedetta - Florence

Wi-Fi
Parking

Off-site car park

Luggage storage
24-hour services

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

Food/ Drinks

Poolside snack bar

A la carte restaurant

Swim-up bar

Cafe

Snack bar

Shuttle

Free shuttle service

Fitness/ Gym

Fitness centre

Swimming pool

Seasonal outdoor pool

Private swimming pool

Overview

Villa La Vedetta is a 5-star property offering an unique accommodation with dry cleaning, ironing service and porter service. Featuring historical architecture, the hotel was renovated in 2003.

This hotel is set in the center of Florence, just 1.6 km from Campanile di Giotto. Florence city center is 2 km away.

Occupying a panoramic location, the hotel lies close to a river and bamboo.

Peretola airport is about 15 minutes by car.

Rooms

The hotel offers 18 non-smoking rooms equipped with complimentary Wi-Fi, television with satellite channels, a balcony, high ceiling and a telephone and featuring a beautiful view over the city. Guests can also use a dishwasher, coffee/tea makers and a kettle.

Eat & Drink

Every morning starts with a hot cold buffet breakfast. The Onice restaurant serves fine international cuisine. Onice (Villa La Vedetta) and Koko are situated in a pleasant area, about 100 meters from the venue.

Services

There are a meeting room, a microphone and a copier available on site.

Relax

Villa La Vedetta delights guests with a spa center, a solarium and a sauna. On-site amenities for fitness include a gym, gymnastics classes and a fitness centre.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Private parking is possible at a location nearby for free.

Number of rooms:   18.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Wi-Fi
  • No parking
  • Off-site car park
  • Safe deposit box
  • 24-hour reception
  • Pets allowed
  • No wheelchair access
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Luggage storage
  • Lift
  • Currency exchange
  • Hairdresser
  • Multilingual staff
  • Mobile phone network

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness centre

Services

  • Free shuttle service
  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Car rental
  • Self-service laundry
  • Dry cleaning
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Newspaper service
  • Bell staff/Porter

Dining facilities

  • In-room breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Cafe
  • Swim-up bar
  • Poolside snack bar
  • Snack bar
  • Dinner

Meeting facilities

  • Business centre
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Microphone
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children's facilities

  • Cots
  • Paid babysitting/ Child services
  • DVDs/ Videos for children
  • Children's menu
  • Children's pool

Leisure facilities

  • Outdoor heated swimming pool
  • Seasonal outdoor pool
  • Private swimming pool
  • Casino
  • Garden area
  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Spa & wellness centre
  • Solarium
  • Sauna
  • Jacuzzi
  • Massage
  • Library

Room view

  • Garden view
  • Pool view

Room facilities

  • Individual air conditioning
  • Individual heating
  • Mini-bar
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Ironing facilities
  • Rollaway beds
  • In-room sink

Bathroom

  • Bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet

Self-catering

  • Electric kettle

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Hi-Fi
  • Cable/ Satellite television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Parquet floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 3 pm FREE
Check-out until 12 pm FREE

Children and extra beds

Pets

Pets are allowed on request.

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Hotel Address:

Viale Michelangiolo 78, Florence, Italy, 50125

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City Centre
  • Florence
    4300 ft
Airports
  • Peretola (FLR)
    4.7 mi
  • Lucca (LCV)
    34.7 mi
Train Stations
  • Campo di Marte Station
    1.1 mi
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Restaurants
  • Onice (Villa La Vedetta)
    200 ft
  • Koko (cuisine: Asian)
    800 ft
Parks
  • Giardino dell\'Iris
    1000 ft
  • Folon e il Giardino delle Rose
    1800 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    18

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Rooms and availability

Villa La Vedetta photos Exterior Hotel information
Grand Deluxe Room
Garden view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Jacuzzi
    • Heating
    • Bathtub
    • + More
  • General:Internet access
  • Safe deposit box
  • Pets allowed
  • Facilities for disabled
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Parquet floor
  • Connecting room
  • Electronic key card
  • Fax machine
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by lift
  • Dustbin
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hot tub
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Bidet
  • Shower cap
  • Toilet
  • Bedding:Hypoallergenic bed
  • Cots available
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • CD player
  • Radio
Room Description:

Grand Deluxe. BED & BREAKFAST. Non refundable

Standard Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds or 1 Double bed, 1 Single bed

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  • General:Internet access
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Media:Radio
Room Description:

NON-REFUNDABLE STANDARD ROOM

Standard Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons, 1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Suite|SUITE STANDARD (suite)

Duplex Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Suite|Double Suite (Double bed) (duplex)

Romantic Annex Double Room
Garden view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

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Room Description:

Features antique furniture. With garden views. Some rooms are located in the annex, 10 metres from the main building. This room cannot accommodate extra beds/cots.

Villa La Vedetta photos Room
Romantic Double Room
Garden view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Shower
    • Jacuzzi
    • Bathtub
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Safe deposit box
  • Facilities for disabled
  • Slippers
  • Work desk
  • Seating area
  • Dressing area
  • Wardrobe
  • Parquet floor
  • Fax machine
  • Telephone
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
  • Dustbin
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Hot tub
  • Hair dryer
  • Bathrobe
  • Towels
  • Guest toiletries
  • Bidet
  • Shower cap
  • Toilet
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Electric kettle
  • Media:Flat-screen TV
  • Wake up service
  • CD player
  • Radio
Room Description:

Features antique furniture. With garden views. Some rooms are located in the annex, 10 metres from the main building. This room cannot accommodate extra beds/cots.

Deluxe Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    4 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Single beds

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Room Description:

Double or Twin DELUXE. BED & BREAKFAST. Non refundable

Deluxe Suite
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    2 Single beds or 1 Double bed, 1 Single bed

  • Check Prices
  • Room Facilities:
    • Heating
    • Air conditioning
    • + More
  • General:Internet access
  • Safe deposit box
  • Pets allowed
  • Facilities for disabled
  • Work desk
  • Soundproofed windows
  • Connecting room
  • Electronic key card
  • Telephone
  • Bathroom:Bathroom
  • Bedding:Hypoallergenic bed
  • Cots available
  • Dining:Mini-bar
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Media:Television
  • Radio
Room Description:

With independent living room. This room can accommodate extra beds/cots.

Villa La Vedetta Location

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What's nearby

Tourist attractions

  • Santa Croce3000 ft
  • 500 Touring Club4000 ft

Places of interest

  • Basílica de San Miniato a Monte700 ft
  • Piazzale Miquelangelo1000 ft
  • Basilica di San Miniato al Monte1000 ft
  • The Rose Garden1700 ft
  • I Mosaici di Lastrucci2700 ft
  • Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore2700 ft
  • Sant'Ambrogio Market3000 ft
  • CHIESA SANTA CROCE3300 ft

Shopping areas

  • The Market of San Lorenzo3000 ft

Monuments and Landmarks

  • Piazzale Michelangelo1000 ft
  • Centro Storico3300 ft
  • Basilica of Santa Croce3300 ft
  • Palazzo Vecchio4300 ft
  • Piazza della Signoria4300 ft

Historical sites

  • Il Ponte Vecchio4600 ft

Museums

  • Casa Buonarroti3000 ft
  • Casa Buonarroti3000 ft
  • Bargello Museum4300 ft
  • Bargello4300 ft
  • Uffizi4300 ft
  • Uffizi Gallery4300 ft
  • Galleria degli Uffizi4300 ft
  • National Museum of Bargello4300 ft
  • Die Geburt der Venus Uffizien4300 ft
  • National Museum of the Bargello4300 ft
  • Dante's House4600 ft

Parks

  • Bobboli Gärten4600 ft

Local attractions

  • Duomo - Cattedrale di Santa Maria del Fiore1.0 mi
    Via della Canonica, 1 Piazza del Duomo
  • Fontana del Porcellino 5000 ft
    Via Val di Lamona Piazza del Mercato Nuovo
  • Piazza del Duomo1.1 mi
    Piazza del Duomo
  • Statue of David1.2 mi
    Galleria dell'Accademia, Florence
  • Pegna 5000 ft
    Via Dello Studio 8

Near the hotel

  • Piazzale Michelangelo1400 ft
    Viale Michelangelo
  • Basilica San Miniato al Monte 1500 ft
    Via delle Porte Sante 34
  • Oltrarno1600 ft
    FlorenceItaly
  • Torre di San Niccolo1700 ft
    Piazza Poggi Oltrarno
  • Giardino dell\'Iris1000 ft
    Piazzale Michelangelo
  • Art Gallery Studio Iguarnieri1300 ft
    Lungarno Benvenuto Cellini 39
  • Porta San Niccolo1600 ft
    Piazza Giuseppe Poggi, Florence

Restaurants nearby

  • Onice (Villa La Vedetta)200 ft

    Address: Viale Michelangiolo, 78
    Phone: +39 055 681631

    72% likes this, based on 60 reviews

  • Piazzale del Gusto700 ft

    Address: Viale Michelangelo, 61
    Phone: +39 0550139903

    Cuisine: Italian
    Price Range: USD 22 - USD 35

  • James Joyce800 ft

    Address: Lungarno B Cellini 1r
    Phone: 055-658 0856

    60% likes this, based on 22 reviews

  • Koko800 ft

    Address: Piazza Ferrucci 5r
    Phone: 0556587428

    72% likes this, based on 171 reviews
    Cuisine: Asian

  • Luci al Piazzale700 ft

    Address: Viale Michelangiolo 61
    Phone: +39 342 972 3159

    68% likes this, based on 27 reviews
    Cuisine: Italian
    Price Range: USD 14 - USD 68

Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    18

Hotel Awards

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According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Spa Hotels in Italy

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Villa La Vedetta Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Villa La Vedetta

Average guest rating

8.4out of 10
Superb
Based on 135 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Group of friends
    9.2

    location, location, location and services

    it was an event during an evening of our staying and nobody anounce us

  • Older travelers
    7.4

    The staff tried very hard in trying to resolve our luggage problem (too much) in flying back to US. However, they were not very accurate, or else the language barrier got in the way.

    The room was small, but the bathroom was elegant. Very impressed with the stonework.

  • Older travelers
    10.0

    The ambience, the views and the staff are superb. This hotel ia a relays chateau rightly so

  • Older travelers
    6.6

    I cannot accept that the overnight price of euros299.00does not include breakast! A fabulous location but I have stayed in better hotels before for a lot less!

    The air conditioning in the annexe was locked on 25.5c and could not be reduced.the room was like a sauna.we stayed at the hotel to attend a wedding on site.the dinner service was poor-at one stage the cutlery ran out.they should be used to mass catering!take care concerning mosquitoes.these seem to be endemic in florence and 5 stars do not stop you from getting bitten.we have come home with numerous bites!

  • Couple
    6.2

    The location is surely impressive and the staff extremely super nice and helpfull. the free shuttle service is absolutely fantastic!

    There are a few things that I was not happy about: the bed mattress was old and had a big hole in the middle that made our sleep extremely uncomfortable. they didn't even have a selection of pillows, but only one standard, that , in a hotel room that costs 299 euros per night is not acceptable. the breakfast was totally not worthed 25 euros per person ( they should really have it included in the price). For how perfect is a view , and we all know how important is a room with a view in Florence, they are located next to a camping ground, and in the middle of the night and early in the morning, the camping ground management was calling people with megaphones to move their cars.... ad was utterly annoying and loud!

  • Couple
    4.6

    Jammer dat Ze het zwembad verhuren voor feesten! Als je een hotel met zwembad neemt en je mag er niet in.... Klopt niet!!!!

  • Couple
    3.8

    The location

    The service was horrible and staff had no clue on anything other then to check you in and check you out. Many mistakes plus never ever give your laundry it will be ruined I had that with all my items given for the laundry service. Shame the hotel could be a potential cause of the location. The hotel plus the staff need a major lift and make over. Room service you can forget about, I once asked for the menu and out of all there was only a cheese tomato sandwich which had to be prepared by the lady at front desk and that was just before mid night.

  • Older travelers
    7.4

    The terrace in room 103 and the suite 201, which offered us privacy and beautiful views

    Wifi was sporadic and the phone broke down 50% of the time. THis caused us to have to communicate at our expense through mobile phones with the hotel.

  • Older travelers
    8.8

    Especially the location is superb with views on the Duomo. But it is the staff that make the real difference. Imagine the kindest and most service minded people you can think of. Thank you ayman for your swift and enthusiastic unsurpassed service.The same is true for the ladies and gentlemen at the front desk. Thank you ladies for your help and valuable suggestions. Also the pool , the breakfast and dinner were excellent. This Villa is superb in every respect.

    If Villa Vedetta wants to be perfect, then one point remains. Wifi could be stronger in the rooms.

  • Group of friends
    9.6

    The room is very NICE.We cansee all the city on the balcony.THE Staff is also very nice.

  • Couple
    6.2

    Nice beautiful part of the city with good views from the restaurant, close to P. Michaelangelo. Bus no. 13 and 12 stops right outside the hotel. Spacious bathrooms and overall very clean. Quiet and relaxed, away from the crowds and the city.

    We got a room with no windows (doors doubled up as windows but the curtains had to be drawn at all time as they opened out into the hotel entrance area). It would have been good to get a room with a window overlooking the city for a better experience (which were the non-ground floor rooms). The bathroom is too spacious compared to the size of the room. Could have done with more space in the room itself.

  • Single
    4.6

    Hotel is good. Location is on the hill, shuttle bus is valid till 19:00.

    The front desk confirmed to me the days of stay, but one day before I left, they asked me to check out and said it was according to their record, and the rooms were fully booked on the day. Although they found another hotel for me, it was a 4 star hotel which I didn't like, then I still had to move to it. I understand that the reason at all was they sold my room at higher price.

  • Couple
    9.6

    The service is excellent. Staff are friendy and helpful. The mini-bus service is a good option if you don't want to drive into town, but it is worth bearing in mind that this service is available until 19:00.

  • Couple
    10.0

    Everything: rooms, breakfast, residential area and Tuscany's scent all over it.

How to reach hotel

hotel Villa La Vedetta - Florence Florence location
Show big map »

Hotel Address:

Viale Michelangiolo 78, Florence, Italy, 50125

Get directions
City Centre
  • Florence
    4300 ft
Airports
  • Peretola (FLR)
    4.7 mi
  • Lucca (LCV)
    34.7 mi
Train Stations
  • Campo di Marte Station
    1.1 mi
  • Bus stop
    400 ft
Restaurants
  • Onice (Villa La Vedetta)
    200 ft
  • Koko (cuisine: Asian)
    800 ft
Parks
  • Giardino dell\'Iris
    1000 ft
  • Folon e il Giardino delle Rose
    1800 ft
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  3 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  12 pm
  • Number of rooms:
    18

Hotel Awards

ItalianHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedFlorenceVilla La Vedetta

According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
Best Spa Hotels in Italy

Use Badge