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Villa Cora

Viale Machiavelli, 18, Florence, Italy


Villa Cora


Insider Tip

Guests can take in sweeping views of Florence while sipping aperitifs on the hotel’s rooftop terrace.

Hotel Overview

Pitti Palace nearby
Situated in Florence's Oltrarno neighborhood, this hotel is close to Boboli Gardens, Pitti Palace, and Cathedral of Santa Maria dei Fiori.
Wireless Internet
Televisions come with premium satellite channels. Guestrooms also feature complimentary wireless Internet access, air conditioning, and bathrobes.
Pool, health club
In addition to a restaurant, Villa Cora features a health club. Other amenities include a bar/lounge and a poolside bar.

Amenity highlights:

After exploring Florence, guests can indulge in a massage at the spa or take a swim in the outdoor pool (open seasonally). The on-site health club includes a sauna, steam room, and fitness equipment. Pilates classes are also available. The hotel features a fine-dining restaurant, a lounge, and a poolside restaurant and bar. A complimentary Continental breakfast is served daily, and room service is available 24 hours.

What to expect:

Set in one of Florence’s most prestigious buildings within a landscaped park, this luxury hotel has a long history of hosting celebrities, artists, and royalty. Renovated in 2010, the hotel blends old world elegance with modern amenities and attracts a mix of families, couples, and business travelers.


Viale Machiavelli, 18, Florence, Italy


FLR - Florence Peretola Airport



Villa Cora offers 46 air-conditioned accommodations with minibars and safes. Rooms feature city, garden, or pool views. Televisions come with premium satellite channels. Bathrooms include bathrobes, slippers, phones, and complimentary toiletries. Guests can surf the Web using the complimentary wireless Internet access. Business-friendly amenities include complimentary newspapers and phones with voice mail. Additionally, rooms include hair dryers and windows that open. A nightly turndown service is provided and housekeeping is offered daily. Amenities available on request include wake-up calls. All guestrooms are non-smoking.


  • Access via exterior corridors
  • Air conditioning
  • Balcony
  • Bathrobes
  • Bathroom scale
  • Bathroom telephone
  • Bidet
  • Blackout drapes
  • Bottled water in room (complimentary)
  • Cable/satellite TV
  • Child care (in room, surcharge)
  • Climate control
  • Clock radio
  • Coffee/tea maker
  • Complimentary newspaper
  • Complimentary toiletries
  • Cribs (infant beds) available
  • Designer toiletries
  • Desk
  • Direct-dial phone
  • Electronic/magnetic keys
  • Extra towels/bedding in room
  • Hair dryer
  • Handheld shower
  • Housekeeping (daily)
  • In-room safe (accommodates laptop)
  • Internet access - complimentary
  • Internet access - wireless
  • Makeup mirror
  • Massage - available in room
  • Minibar
  • Multi-line phone
  • Premium TV channel(s)
  • Remote lighting/drapery control
  • Sewing kit
  • Slippers
  • Turndown service
  • Umbrella
  • Voice mail
  • Wake-up calls
  • Window opens


Property Amenities

In addition to a seasonal outdoor pool, Grand Hotel Villa Cora provides a health club, a sauna, and a steam room. Grand Hotel Villa Cora offers a restaurant and a coffee shop/cafe. Guests can unwind with a drink at one of the hotel's bars, which include a poolside bar and a bar/lounge. Wireless Internet access is complimentary. Business-related amenities at this Italy hotel consist of secretarial services, audio-visual equipment, and small meeting rooms. Event facilities include conference/meeting rooms, a ballroom, exhibit space, and banquet facilities. This Beaux Arts hotel also offers tour/ticket assistance, multilingual staff, and a garden. An area shuttle is complimentary for guests. On-site parking is complimentary. A total renovation of this property was completed in 2010. Grand Hotel Villa Cora has designated areas for smoking (fines may apply for smoking in non-smoking areas). The amenities listed below are available on site; fees may apply:

  • 24-hour front desk
  • Air-conditioned public areas
  • Airport transportation (surcharge)
  • Audio-visual equipment
  • Babysitting/Childcare


Extra person charges may apply and vary depending on hotel policy. There are no room charges for children 12 and younger when staying in the same room as their parents or guardians. Rollaway beds and cribs (infant beds) may be available and should be requested at the time of booking; fees may apply. Photo identification and credit card or cash deposit are required at check-in for incidental charges. Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in, cannot be guaranteed, and may incur additional charges.


A complimentary Continental breakfast is provided each morning.
Il Pasha Restaurant
Fine-dining restaurant serving Italian cuisine including regional specialties.
Le Pool Bistrot
Poolside restaurant.
Le Pool Bar
Poolside bar.
Le Long Bar
Glamorous bar serving cocktails.


This Italy hotel features an outdoor swimming pool (open seasonally) and a fitness center offering Pilates classes. The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.
  • Pilates classes/instruction
  • Running track/path
  • Swimming