Belmond Villa San Michele

Belmond Villa San Michele

A mere 15 minutes away from the delights of Florence, Belmond Villa San Michele is nestled among the Tuscan hills, affording stunning views over the local landscape. Originally a 15th century monastery, this boutique hotel has been thriving since the 1980s, and its stunning façade is attributed to Michelangelo himself. Offering a selection of lavish suites and rooms, Belmond Villa San Michele channels the opulence of a bygone era with sumptuous fabrics, beautiful marble bathrooms and lush gardens to explore.

Dining with a view

Perched high above the city below, La Loggia restaurant is the jewel in Belmond Villa San Michelle’s crown. The open terrace affords superlative panoramic views, which make a fabulous accompaniment to your breakfast or evening meal. Top chefs prepare fresh seafood and cured meats using only the finest ingredients.

If you want to take a taste of Tuscany home with you, why not join the chef for a bespoke cookery lesson? You can learn how to make fresh pasta, or how to curate a wine pairing menu, and there’s even a junior chef school for youngsters. In the evening, head to La Loggia Bar to enjoy refreshing cocktails while listening to live piano music.

Outings with a difference

The concierge team at Belmond Villa San Michele has a few tricks up its sleeve when it comes to planning day activities. A shuttle can drop you right in the centre of Florence throughout the day, where you can hire an iconic three-wheeled Ape Calessino electric car to zoom around the city. Further afield, explore the Chianti hills and visit the cashmere farms or join a wine tasting tour. For something truly special, why not explore Florence from the sky in a hot air balloon? However you spend your time here, Belmond Villa San Michele offers a truly memorable holiday experience for the whole family.

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before you go

Everything you need to know before planning your dream trip

The Essentials
Private transfers are 15 minutes from Florence Airport or 60 minutes from Pisa Airport / 45 Rooms & Suites / 2 Restaurants & Bars / Fitness Centre / Swimming Pool / Complimentary Shuttle to/from Florence / Cookery School / Children Welcome with Kid’s Concierge for ages 4-12 years
When to travel
Winter months are traditionally cool and wet and the summer hot and dry. Meaning the best months to visit are March to June and September to October which also tend to be quieter.
How to get there
British Airways fly to Pisa and Florence from London. Other scheduled airlines offer alternative timings and direct departures to Florence from London City and Gatwick; and to Pisa from Gatwick, Luton, Stansted, Bristol, East Midlands, Manchester, Leeds Bradford, Liverpool, Newcastle, Glasgow, Edinburgh and Belfast.

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