A vacation to Florence, Italy is like no other. This historic Tuscan city is known for its rich history, museums and art galleries, and delicious cuisine. Florence is also a fashion capital, making it a shopper's paradise.
Florence is not well known for being financially friendly to travelers. Luckily, Expedia offers Florence hotels of all types at very reasonable prices. Indeed, many of those booking Florence vacations will be surprised to find that, except for a few luxury hotels, nearly any choice for a Florence hotel is well within every visitor's budget.
Hotels in Florence, Italy range in style as well. For a feeling of true, old-world style, tourists can choose to stay in a building that dates to the middle ages. Those who prefer more modern amenities can find newer hotels in Florence as well, though most 5 star hotels have all of the creature comforts of home regardless of the age of the building. Many of the best hotels in Florence, Italy reside within restored villas. An apart-hotel, a hotel that looks and feels like apartment living, one of the best choices for family travel or for those who plan extended trips to Italy.
The choice of where to stay in Florence is a question that most travelers entertain before planning their flights to Florence. Some of top hotels are outside of the city while others are nestled within the center of the action. Many visitors make reservations at hotels near their specific, chosen destinations. Hotels near Duomo, for example, offer easy access to the beauty of the Basilica di Santa Maria del Fiore. Hotels near Ponte Vecchio are popular with lovers, old and new. Hotels near the airport are also a good idea. Flights to Florence arrive at the Peretola Airport, which has many accommodation options at excellent rates. Reservations for car rentals are available through Expedia.com, which makes arriving at the hotel from the airport fast and simple.
Florence resorts are yet another way to experience the beauty of Tuscany while on vacation. These resorts combine 5 and 4 star hotels with pools, spas, fitness centers, and more. With so many things to do and see, we at Expedia.com wish to make your visit to Florence memorable and affordable. Whether you choose a boutique hotel in the city center or a sprawling resort in the Tuscan countryside, you will never forget this once-in-a-lifetime getaway.