Grand Hotel Minerva
Grand Hotel Minerva is a Tuscan luxury hotel. Florence unfolds at its feet. It rises in one of the most important squares of the city, Piazza Santa Maria Novella in the center of Florence; hotels near train station are not to be found any closer to it than Hotel Minerva. It is just few minutes from all the famous, historic places of town, such as the Duomo, Piazza Signoria, Ponte Vecchio, Palazzo Strozzi, and the Uffizi gallery. From atop the hotel you can enjoy a mesmerizing view over the roofs and monuments of the city. Here is also located the swimming pool and the bar tables to enjoy a delicious buffet aperitif at this luxury hotel.
Florence has in Hotel Minerva one of its best accommodations. It’s a four star hotel characterized by a wise mix of antique and modern design, resulting in a very classy and comfortable stay for its guests. The bedrooms of the hotel are divided in classic and superior rooms, junior suites, suites, family suites, and one presidential suite.
Classic rooms are available both with double bed or two twin beds, while superior rooms overlook the square and are larger than classic rooms. Junior suites and suites all offer a splendid view over the city of Florence. While juniors have a reading area, suites also include a living room and marble bathroom and hydro message bath tub. Family suites can be very large rooms or full-fledged apartments on two floors including two bedrooms, living room area with sofa bed and can accommodate up to six people. Finally the presidential suite is a regal apartment of 120 sqm with frescoed ceilings and exclusive antique furniture in tune with this luxury hotel in Florence.
Among the room services that you will find is free wireless Internet access, bath robe, spring water bottle, electric cattle with coffee, herbal teas and biscuits, air-conditioning, mini bar, hairdryer, satellite and pay-TV, and safe. Not all the above are included in lower priced rooms of this luxury hotel.
Florence can be admired from the panoramic terrace of the hotel. It is located on the fifth floor. From here you will enjoy one of the most wonderful all-round views in the world. On the terrace you will also find the pool opened between May and September from 9 AM until midnight, and surrounded by sunbeds.
The restaurant of the hotel is a superfine experience were to taste traditional Tuscan recipes reinterpreted by the chefs. It can accommodate up to 180 people making it an excellent venue to cater events. From spring to fall it opens up over the Santa Maria Novella square.
Valet parking, wheelchair access for six bedrooms, pets allowed services for your furred friends, children friendly staff and entertainments, and single women traveling alone facilitations at Minerva luxury hotel.
Florence is also commonly used for comapny meeting and work seminars. Grand Hotel Minerva is perfect for meetings and conventions offering to accommodate large groups in up to 50 rooms, five meeting rooms of various capacities, where the largest one accommodates up to 80 people with amphitheater configuration. You will be given all that is necessary to facilitate operations and provide a comfortable discussion environment.
The restaurant will cater the restoration solution that best suits your needs, from quick brunches to galas.
Moreover, if you’re dreaming of getting married in Tuscany, your wedding needs will be gladly accommodated at this luxury hotel.
Florence is a classic destination in Tuscany, and should be enjoyed at Grand Hotel Minerva, one of the best hotels near the train station you can find.