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Near Fortezza da Basso congress center
This hotel is within walking distance of Fortezza da Basso Congress and Exhibition Center, 1 block from San Marco convent and museum, and 4 blocks from Il Duomo cathedral and San Lorenzo Church.
In-house art exhibition program and library
The hotel showcases original artworks and features an art library; a complimentary breakfast is served daily, and coffee, tea, and small cakes are served throughout the day.
The 58 individually-decorated guestrooms, with original antiques and artworks, refined prints, and tasteful Italian fabrics, include minibars, marble or tiled bathrooms, and free WiFi.Information missing or incorrect? Tell us! Opens in a new window.
Cellai Boutique Hotel
The Cellai Boutique Hotel occupies a restored 18th-century building located off Via 27 Aprile. Decorated with a stylish contemporary touch, the hotel also features a collection of unique fine art and antiques mixed with 50s and 60s furniture and photos. This Florence property houses a series of salons (lounges) - one of which is an exhibition space for local artists. The other lounges showcase the manager's personal collection, and certain areas have themes. One wall, for example, is devoted to the Italian liberator and hero Giuseppe Garibaldi. There is also a corridor devoted to paintings by teachers at Florence's Fine Art Academy, and other public areas showcase "ArteInCasa," an in-house Contemporary Art Exhibition Program. All lounges host monthly exhibitions of contemporary arts including photographs, paintings, and sculptures.
Classical music (recorded) is played as breakfast is served in a large room with a faceted skylight. Room service is available during limited hours, and coffee, tea, and small cakes are offered throughout the day (all are set on a table). Free WiFi is available in public areas and all guestrooms. Business services are also available.
The hotel offers the Billiard Room, to play and relax. Guests are invited to read one of the arts books with a glass of Chianti wine in "La Bella Vita", the library-wine and cocktail bar. "La Terrazza" Honesty Bar is an open-air sitting room overlooking Florence hills and roofs (open bar service). The hotel also features the "Spazio Bianco" contemporary art gallery and meetings area.
- Express check-in
- Coffee/tea in common areas
- Babysitting or childcare
- Rooftop terrace
- Number of bars/lounges - 6
- 24-hour front desk
- Free breakfast
- Billiards or pool table
- Business center
- Express check-out
- Year Built 1881
- Tours/ticket assistance
- Dry cleaning/laundry service
- Free WiFi
- Babysitting or childcare (surcharge)
- Limo or Town Car service available
- Free wired Internet
- Valet parking (surcharge)
- Number of coffee shops/cafes - 2
- Safe-deposit box at front desk
- Conference space size (meters) - 9
- Luggage storage
- Concierge services
- Conference space size (feet) - 100
- Designated smoking areas
- Total number of rooms - 58
- One meeting room
- Number of floors - 4
- Number of buildings/towers - 1
- Wedding services
- Multilingual staff
- Fireplace in lobby
- Free newspapers in lobby
Available in all rooms: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet
Available in some public areas: Free WiFi , Free wired Internet
Valet parking (surcharge)
- Premium TV channels
- Pay movies
- Premium bedding
- Room service (limited hours)
- In-room climate control (air conditioning)
- Air conditioning
- Blackout drapes/curtains
- Coffee/tea maker
- Private bathroom
- Designer toiletries
- Free toiletries
- Hair dryer
- Bathtub or shower
- In-room childcare (surcharge)
- In-room safe
- Daily housekeeping
- Individually decorated
- Flat-panel TV
- Free WiFi
- Free wired Internet
- Dial-up Internet access (surcharge)
- Satellite TV service
- In-room massage available
- Soundproofed rooms
- Free newspaper
- Hypo-allergenic bedding available
- Individually furnished
- Rollaway/extra beds (surcharge)
Where to Eat
A complimentary buffet breakfast is served daily.
A “Little Afternoon Tea" is served daily, featuring complimentary afternoon tea/coffee/biscuits buffet.
La Terrazza - Small bar on split-level roof terrace. Upper level has armchairs, a canvas roof, and indoor-style lighting (open during summer).
Nearby Things to Do
Bicycles are available to rent from Santa Maria Novella train station, about 0.5 km from the hotel.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on site or near the hotel; fees may apply.
- Golfing nearby
- Bicycle rentals on site
If you have requests for specific accessibility needs, please note them at check-out when you book your room.
- Accessible bathroom
- Roll-in shower
- In-room accessibility
Check-in time starts at 1 PM
Special check-in instructions:
Check-out time is 11 AM
Children and extra beds
- Children are welcome.
- Rollaway/extra beds are available for EUR 45 per night.
- Cribs (infant beds) are available for EUR 40 per night.
- Pets stay free
You need to know
Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy.
- No onsite parking is available.
- A tax is imposed by the city: EUR 4.80 per person, per night, up to 7 nights. This tax does not apply to children under 12 years of age.
- Valet parking fee: EUR 25 per night
- Pet deposit: EUR 30 per night
- Crib (infant bed) fee: EUR 40 per night
- Rollaway bed fee: EUR 45 per night
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We should mention
All guests, including children, must be present at check-in and show their government-issued photo ID card or passport. 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. This property offers transfers from the airport. Guests must contact the property with arrival details 24 hours prior to arrival, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.