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Villefranche-sur-Mer, France
Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

We have stayed in most of the 5 Star hotels in Florence and many are very good. Villa Cora is exceptional. Beautiful villa hotel overlooking the city. Close enough to walk into the city, but if the walk doesn't appeal there is a courtesy shuttle. Nice pool area and Spa completes the perfect Tuscan Gem. We are planning a return...

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Gold Coast
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The property and the staff at Villa Cora are exceptional, we travel a lot and we both agree that this is as close to perfection as we have experienced.Some travellers may have an issue with the location but we prefer to be out of the hustle and bustle and a 20 min walk into town is perfect. There is of...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

When looking for a special venue to hold my partner's 50th birthday celebration I knew it had to be Villa Cora as soon as I saw the photos of its beautiful reception and bedrooms. I wanted to hold a very special celebration dinner in the private White Room and Clarissa the Events Manager was patient, persistent and professional so that...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

You just cannot fault this hotel. The staff are superb and really make what is a tranquil and beautiful place even more special. The rooms are beautiful and spotless clean. The food is amazing and in particular, the breakfast is the best we've had anywhere. Such a nice touch to have a free shuttle bus into the city too. All...

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New York City, New York
Reviewed 14 February 2017

The hotel is beautiful, my room had a lovely view of the city. I stayed here in mid July, it was HOT so the pool was really nice. Breakfast was great. I did ask the concierge to help me find a Catholic mass for Sunday morning and they did not have any information on a church nearby and I ended...

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San Francisco, California
Reviewed 7 February 2017

I booked Villa Cora for our August trip to Florence. The property is as beautiful as advertised, but he service fell well below par. For instance, we found a string of dental floss on the bedroom floor upon check-in. Disgusting. Another case in point? No one came to take our orders while we sat by the pool for 90 minutes,...

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Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 7 February 2017

This property was absolutely perfect. Will come again to Florence just to stay here. I'm so thankful we came across this at the last minute, it was the accomodation highlight of our entire trip to Europe.

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Buffalo Grove, Illinois
Reviewed 5 February 2017

Beautiful location, just a 10 minute drive or a nice walk from the heart of Florence. This hotel has everything you need and if they don't will locate it for you. We were welcomed very graciously and our large room was just gorgeous. The food was outstanding. The complimentary car service was great. We probably used it at least twice...

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Lincolnwood, Illinois
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Stayed at Villa Cora for four nights during July. This Villa is amazing. The service was top notch. We stayed in the duplex. It was perfect for myself, my husband and our two teenage girls. July is a hot month to visit Florence and having the beautiful pool on premises made for a great way to cool off after touring...

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Colorado
Reviewed 3 February 2017

The best service i've EVER received from a hotel! I planned my wedding on the internet without ever setting a foot in Italy and in Villa Cora. I choose this location based on videos/photos of weddings I've seen, so I was willing to role the dice! The hotel was just BEAUTIFUL! I prefer boutique hotels that are private and feel...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
VILLA CORA is a 5 star resort located in a 19th century mansion with a large park, bordering the gardens along Viale dei Colli, within walking distance from Boboli and Oltrarno and considered the "grand lady" of Florence southern hills. Its 46 rooms and suites, heated pool in the park, Gourmet's Restaurant and Spa make it the ultimate, exquisitely sophisticated "city resort". ... more   less 

Additional Information about Villa Cora

Address: Viale Niccolo Machiavelli 18, 50125, Florence, Italy
Region: Italy > Tuscany > Province of Florence > Florence
Price Range: $380 - $1,546 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Villa Cora 5*
Number of rooms: 46
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Also Known As:
Grand Hotel Florence
Grand Hotel Cora
Hotel Style:
#1 Business Hotel in Florence
#1 Family Hotel in Florence
#6 Luxury Hotel in Florence
#11 Romantic Hotel in Florence
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“Rooms from the smaller two ancillary mansions are more exclusive and private.”
 of 5 bubbles Coreyzhang, 26 Jan 2017 | Read review
“All rooms nice. Some with high ceilings”
 of 5 bubbles 69tiger888, 17 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Dont book the lowest category , rooms are tiny”
 of 5 bubbles SSF-KWT, 15 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Where we were on the 4th floor was very good.”
 of 5 bubbles AuthorNewYork, 21 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We loved our room, but didn't chose it. They have the nicest staff. Contact them and they will help you.”
 of 5 bubbles palbow, 3 Nov 2016 | Read review
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