Song you should listen to when you arrive:
Fleetwood Mac – “Dreams”
The insane view of Florence from anywhere in the hotel.
Something you will not find anywhere else:
Right above the hotel Leonardo da Vinci took off for his famous first flight.
Best time of the day:
Have drinks in the hotel garden in the late afternoon and watch the sun set over Florence.
15th Century monastery meets modern Italian luxury.
Room we stayed in:
Situated just 20 minutes outside of Florence, the property offers the tranquility of the Italian countryside with the flair of a historical city.
One of the best chocolate cakes we’ve ever had.
Distance to the next airport:
30 minutes by taxi to Florence Airport.
Service and Staff
Always happy to help around the clock.
How long did the check-in take:
Since we arrived from the Belmond Castello di Casole, a check-in was not even necessary.
Adriano managed to organize tickets for the Uffizi even though it was sold out for weeks in advance.
Multiple cleanings throughout the day.
Yes, including goodnight gifts on your nightstand.
Food and Beverage
Incredible Italian dishes to enjoy on your private terrace overlooking Florence.
Enjoy lunch next to the pool and try the lobster pasta. Make sure you have dinner at La Loggia, one of Florence’s premiere fine dining options, where executive chef Alessandro Cozzolino creates daring, sophisticated dishes.
It is hard to imagine that you would find a better Negroni anywhere in Florence. The mix of old and new also works incredibly well in the bar area of San Michele, where light marble tables complement warm earthy colors.
Served on the terrace of La Loggia and offers a variety of international classics. Ask the hotel one morning to pack you a picnic breakfast, which you can enjoy on one of the many beautiful lawns.
Of course, all throughout the room.
The hotel offers a variety in room styles and sizes. Even the smallest rooms are spacious and elegant. Some of the biggest ones include private plunge pools.
King size, of course.
Large, with his and hers amenities in marble.
Acqua di Parma Blu Mediterraneo all throughout.
Plenty, more than enough for however long you are staying.
Large Samsung flat screen TVs in both the bedroom and the living room area.
On-demand video service.
Pool & Spa
Set on top of the hotel, overlooking the expansive grounds and the city of Florence. Ideal for relaxing in the afternoon after a hectic day in the city.
Yes, can be organized in your room.
Experiences and excursions
Romantic dinners can be organized in private spots around property. For a special experience, ask for the Leonardo da Vinci themed dinner.
Combine your trip to the Villa San Michele with a stay at the incredible Belmond Castello di Casole in the Tuscan countryside.
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