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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 del Fiore.
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 open all year heated pool. 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 American Buffet 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 44 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. 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
  • 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 an outdoor heated pool, Villa Cora provides a health club, a sauna, and a steam room. Villa Cora offers a restaurant. 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. 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

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

Number of floors: 4

Number of suites: 7

Number of rooms: 37


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 American buffet breakfast is provided each morning.
The Restaurant
Fine-dining restaurant serving Italian cuisine including regional specialties. Executive Chef Alessandro Liberatore offers a classic Italian cuisine reinterpreted with seasonal products, mainly local.
Le Bistrot
Located in the luminous winter garden by the pool
Moorish Room
Located in our beautiful villa.
The Bar Long
Located in the main villa
Le Pool Bar
Located by the Pool


This hotel features an outdoor heated swimming pool open all year around 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