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Brunelleschi Hotel


Brunelleschi Hotel

Piazza Santa Elisabetta 3, Florence, FI, Italy



In addition to the daily cleaning of all the areas of the hotel, we have implemented the following measures:

Frequent airing of communal spaces and rooms;
Weekly sanitisation of the air filters and cleaning of the air conditioning systems;
Availability of sanitiser gel dispensers at the entrance/exit of the hotel, in the communal areas and at the entrance to the restrooms, restaurants and breakfast rooms;
Cleaning, cleansing and sanitisation of the gym and restrooms in the communal areas multiple times a day based on guest use;
Cleaning and disinfection of all surfaces multiple times a day using a EN 14476 virucidal product, with extra-special care taken over objects that may be frequently touched, such as lift buttons, handrails, switches and door handles;
Staff training updates on any new regulations;
Sanitisation of the bedrooms and suites after every departure. The room or suite will not be occupied for the next 24 hours;
Ironing procedure of the bed and bath linen at a temperature above 182 degrees /360 fahrenheit followed by fully automated packaging, with no human contact;
At any departure we change the mattress cover and the pillow cover; the pillow cover is antibacterial, breathable, waterproof to keep the pillow protected from human fluids;
All room surfaces are sanitised with a solution of sodium hypochlorite or with 70% ethyl alcohol for surfaces which are susceptible to damage by sodium hypochlorite;
Use of masks and gloves by cleaning staff and catering outlets;
Staff with self-certification stating daily that they have a body temperature of less than 37.5 degrees / 99.5 fahrenheit;
To limit contact with staff and guests, external suppliers of goods and services have a dedicated entrance and their body temperature will be checked, plus they will be required to use PPE, such as gloves and masks;
In order to minimize contact by having different housekeepers attend to different rooms, the housekeeping staff will be assigned to the same rooms every day.
Measures for social distancing
Maintaining a minimum distance of 1 meter / 3.28 ft both for guests and the team. Waiters will always wear masks and gloves when serving at tables;
Availability of check-in on-line;
Distancing with partitions at the reception for check-in and check-out at the counter;
Protective barrier at the reception/concierge counter;
The maintenance of at least one meter / 3.28 ft of separation between the seats of the breakfast rooms and restaurants is guaranteed;
Breakfast served at tables or in rooms with the utmost care and attention over hygiene regulations.
Measures for the safety of our team
We avoid shaking hands, kissing one another on the cheek and hugs;
We wash our hands frequently, use disinfectant and encourage our guests to do the same;
Availability of sanitiser gel dispensers;
Smart working;
Water dispensers with disposable cups in the back office;
Training courses for staff on safety procedures;
Presence of a Covid Manager, guaranteeing the application of the safety protocols;
Supply of kits with masks, gloves and sanitiser gel;
Sanitisation of the office once a day, of frequently touched tools and workstations at the end of each shift;
Sanitisation of the changing rooms and back offices once a day;
Sanitisation of the lifts once a day;
Availability of a digital thermometer for measuring temperatures.


Near the Duomo
Formed partly from a medieval church and a Byzantine tower, this hotel is one block from Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, known as the Duomo, and the shops of Via de’ Calzaiuoli, 3 blocks from Palazzo Vecchio, the Bargello, and San Lorenzo Church.
On-site museum
The hotel's basement houses a museum with antique ceramics, crockery, and original Roman baths; the first floor features Art-Nouveau style stained-glass windows.
Fashionable rooms
The 96 guestrooms feature courtyard or city views. Rooms include LCD television, minibar, desk, climate control and complimentary high-speed Internet connections.
Property Location Brunelleschi Hotel is in the heart of Florence, within a 5-minute walk of Piazza della Signoria and Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore. This 4-star hotel is 0.6 mi (1 km) from Basilica of Santa Maria Novella and 0.8 mi (1.2 km) from Gallery of the Academy of Florence.
Rooms Make yourself at home in one of the 96 individually decorated guestrooms, featuring iPod docking stations and LCD televisions. Your bed comes with down comforters and premium bedding. Digital television is provided for your entertainment. Private bathrooms have designer toiletries and bidets.
Amenities Be sure to enjoy recreational amenities including a fitness center and bicycles to rent. This hotel also features complimentary wireless Internet access, concierge services, and babysitting/childcare (surcharge).
Dining Enjoy local and international cuisine at Santa Elisabetta, one of the hotel's 2 restaurants, or stay in and take advantage of the 24-hour room service. Quench your thirst with your favorite drink at the bar/lounge. Full breakfasts are available daily from 7:00 AM to 10:30 AM for a fee.
Business, Other Amenities Featured amenities include limo/town car service, express check-in, and complimentary newspapers in the lobby. Planning an event in Florence? This hotel has facilities measuring 1012 square feet (94 square meters), including conference space. A roundtrip airport shuttle is provided for a surcharge (available 24 hours), and self parking (subject to charges) is available onsite.

What to expect:

  • Cash transactions at this property cannot exceed EUR 2999.99, due to national regulations. For further details, please contact the property using information in the booking confirmation.
  • A resort fee is included in the total price displayed.


FLR - Florence Peretola Airport



  • Free newspaper
  • Minibar
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Smoking and Non-Smoking
  • Soundproofed rooms
  • Hypo-allergenic bedding available
  • Phone
  • Turndown service
  • Individually decorated
  • Ceiling fan
  • Private bathroom
  • Free toiletries
  • LCD TV
  • Hair dryer
  • In-room safe (laptop compatible)
  • Television
  • Digital TV service
  • Room service (24 hours)
  • Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
  • Premium TV channels
  • HDTV
  • No rollaway/extra beds
  • Bidet
  • Blackout drapes/curtains
  • Designer toiletries
  • Desk
  • Bed sheets not available
  • In-room climate control (air conditioning)
  • Premium bedding
  • In-room climate control (heating)
  • iPod docking station
  • Bed sheets available - no
  • Pet-friendly room
  • Down comforter

Property Amenities

Brunelleschi Hotel encompasses two connected historic buildings and a medieval church that have been completely restored, while preserving their architectural characteristics. The hotel houses a small museum in the basement of ancient Pagliazza Tower, around which it is built. Displays of ceramics and crockery dated from Roman times to post-Renaissance can be seen here. Many of the works in the museum were discovered in the ancient well at the tower's base. Some of the unique architectural features of this historic property include a room leads to the foundations of the tower, where original Roman brickwork can be seen, as well as an original Roman floor while another room leads to original Roman baths. The first floor of the hotel doubles as an event space. Decorated in a 1910s style with original stained-glass windows, the area showcases designs from the Royal Palace of Bangkok, created by designer Galileo Chini. Two private meeting rooms are available for hire. Other amenities include concierge services, dry cleaning services, and valet parking (surcharge). Wired and wireless Internet access is available throughout the property.

  • Express check-in
  • Bar/lounge
  • Coffee/tea in common areas
  • Designer stores on site
  • Art gallery on site
  • Elevator
  • Fitness facilities
  • 24-hour front desk
  • Conference space
  • Porter/bellhop
  • Tours/ticket assistance
  • Dry cleaning/laundry service
  • Free WiFi
  • Self parking (surcharge)
  • Limo or Town Car service available
  • Valet parking (surcharge)
  • Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
  • Smoke-free property
  • Bicycle rentals on site
  • Conference space size (meters) - 94
  • Number of meeting rooms - 2
  • Terrace
  • Luggage storage
  • Proposal/romance packages available
  • Breakfast available (surcharge)
  • Number of restaurants - 2
  • Concierge services
  • Conference space size (feet) - 1012
  • Wheelchair accessible (may have limitations)
  • Banquet hall
  • Reception hall
  • Accessible bathroom
  • Roll-in shower
  • Wheelchair-accessible concierge desk
  • Wedding services
  • In-room accessibility
  • Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • Multilingual staff
  • Wheelchair-accessible registration desk
  • Free newspapers in lobby
  • Total number of rooms - 96
  • Number of floors - 5


Guests of the Brunelleschi Hotel enjoy a complimentary American buffet breakfast each morning.
Santa Elisabetta
Situated on the first floor in part of the ancient Byzantine Tower and considered one of the best restaurants in Florence, awarded with 1 MICHELIN star in 2020. Serving Italian cuisine (chef caters to particular tastes, preferences, and allergies). À la carte breakfast (seasonal), lunch and dinner.
Osteria Pagliazza
Serving typical Tuscan dishes, this restaurant is open for lunch and dinner. In the summer meals are served in the patio overlooking the Pagliazza Tower.
Tower Bar
The bar serves a range of adult beverages, tea, and coffee. Experience wine tasting classes offered by the sommelier or prize winning ice cream tasting paired with spirits in this lounge bar.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Via de' Calzaiuoli - 0.1 km / 0.1 mi
Duomo Museum - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
Museum of Misericordia - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
Giotto's Campanile - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
Orsanmichele - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
Loggia del Bigallo - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
Piazza della Repubblica - 0.2 km / 0.1 mi
Florence Design Academy - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Florence Baptistery - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Badia Fiorentina - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Gucci Museum - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Bargello - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Piazza della Signoria - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Piazza San Firenze - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi
Piazza del Duomo - 0.3 km / 0.2 mi

The preferred airport for Brunelleschi Hotel is Peretola Airport (FLR) - 8.5 km / 5.3 mi

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