The Hotel Davanzati is situated in Florence’s Duomo neighborhood in one of the most charming and well-known streets in Florence called Via Porta Rossa. Just 200 meters away from the Florence Central Station and in close proximity to Loggia del Mercato Nuovo, Cathedral of Santa Maria dei Fiori, Statue of David, Piazza della Signoria and Old Bridge, Hotel Davanzati is the ideal springboard for sightseeing in Florence.
Housed in a historic Florentine building, the Hotel Davanzati beautifully blends old world charm with modern, cutting-edge technology. Classic, elegant and comfortable Tuscan furnishings are mixed with state-of-the-art equipment such as laptops in each room and iPads in the lobby ensure that guests have all the conveniences that they require.
Most worthy of note in this charming family-run hotel is the genial, efficient, personal service afforded by the owners and staff to each and every visitor. Guests are made to feel welcome by the staff even before their arrival, with such gestures as booking tours, procuring tickets to the Accademia and Uffizi and restaurant reservations. Happy hour at 6:30PM nightly offers free drinks and canapés and gives guests time to mingle with each other. Whether you are a business or leisure traveler, the Hotel Davanzati welcomes you as though you are a member of this friendly Italian home.
Made up of 21 guestrooms, the Hotel Davanzati guarantees restful, comfortable and immaculate accommodations that are simple without being bare.
There are seven room categories:
Small Double Rooms feature a double bed.
Standard Double Rooms feature one large bed or two single beds.
Superior Double Rooms feature one large bed or two single beds, sofa bed that can sleep one or two and a table.
Junior Suites feature a sliding door that separates the bedroom, with one large bed or two single beds, and the living room with sofa bed that can sleep one or two persons, table, two televisions and two windows facing Via Porta Rossa.
Deluxe Junior Suites feature a bedroom with a double bed, living room with a sofa bed that converts to one or two single beds, a loft with a double or twin bed, a small loft with a single bed, four flat-screen TVs and two bathrooms.
Suites feature a sliding door that separates the bedroom with a large bed or two single beds and the living room with a sofa bed that can sleep one or two persons, table, two televisions and a furnished private terrace overlooking the Florentine buildings.
All the guestrooms are also equipped with:
- Playstation 2
- Flat LCD TV
- Air conditioning
- Mini bar
- Satellite TV
- Digital safe
- Direct-dial telephone
- Laptop computer
- Complimentary Wi-Fi high speed internet connection
- Bathroom with shower or bathtub
- Hair dryer
Excellence in service comes naturally to the staff at the Hotel Davanzati. All guests are made to feel like valued with the following amenities offered at the hotel:
- 24-hour Front Desk
- Concierge services
- Babysitting or child care
- Tours/ticket assistance
- Multilingual staff
- Parking garage (surcharge)
- Room service
- Fax machine
- iPads in the lobby
Additionally, the hotel staff can organize for a private driver to give you a tour of such places as Siena, San Gimignano, Greve in Chianti and Lucca which are all known for their history, wine and food. Private drivers can also bring guests to outlet malls, leather factories (Prada, Armani, Yves Saint Laurent), etc.
In order for guests to fully enjoy their Florence experience, the Hotel Davanzati staff can help to book entrance for museums and galleries, eliminating the need to stand in long queues. The hotel also partners with multiple Operas and Theaters, so guests can take advantage of discounts and special accommodation without the need for advance booking.
Florence is the capital city of Tuscany in the province of Florence. It is known for its significance in the Middle Ages and the Renaissance, most notably, its art, architecture and cultural heritage, attracting millions of tourists each year. As a guest of the Hotel Davanzati, which was built in the 1400s, you will be placed right at the heart of it all. Below are just a few of the must-see places in close proximity to the hotel:
- The Old Bridge
- Signoria Square
- The Uffizi Gallery
- Palazzo Vecchio
- The Duomo with Campanile di Giotto
The Hotel Davanzati provides outstanding customer service and immaculate and beautiful rooms with modern amenities in a great location at a terrific value – one really cannot ask for more.