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Villa Cora

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04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
US$614*
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEWvia mobile

I've stayed in this hotel and liked it before, so I was horrified to return only to be charged 215 euro today for one gel manicure and one regular manicure at the spa. The website and confirmation emails both indicated the cost of a manicure was 40 Euro, which we booked and also used the sauna which cost 15 Euro,...

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On a friends recommendation my wife and I made a reservation at Villa Cora. On arrival we were blown away by the grounds and Villa. Inside we were greeted very warmly and taken into the ball room untill our reservation which was spectacular . I am lost for words to describe the service we received and quality of food and...

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Columbus, Ohio
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An absolutely amazing place to stay- to say that it is one of the nicest places in Florence is to substantially undersell it. In all of Italy, is more like it! The service was excellent and the room perfectly appointed, but best of all were the grounds and lobby of the hotel itself. You feel like royalty.

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1Thank Planning2Travel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Villa Cora is an exceptional hotel in a way that no other manages to be. It's filled with antiques but doesn't seem stuffy; it contains a riot of colours throughout it's decoration but is in no way tacky and it has the most luxurious five star service but is in no way pretentious or snobby. We stayed here for our...

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Aventura, Florida
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

To say that a stay at Villa Cora is exceptional would be an understatement. Every aspect from the hotel itself to the service and amenities were truly flawless. We stayed last week in a junior suite. Our room had a four poster canopied bed with frescoed ceiling and separate seating area. Our bathroom was all white marble and you literally...

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2Thank miamideepfan
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I stayed at Villa Cora for part of our honeymoon and we can't stop talking about how amazing it was. First, the property is absolutely beautiful and completely immaculate. Every morning we woke to the sound of birds chirping, as if we were in a Disney movie. The pool was beautiful and glamorous, out of the set...

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3Thank Brenna F
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed at Villa Cora during our trip to Florence. The hotel was magnificent and a pleasure to stay at. We were greeted warmly by the concierge team and check in was very easy. We were given a wonderful tour of the hotel by the very helpful Antonio along with the rich history of the Villa. He laid out a...

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our first visit to Florence and Villa Cora was a wonderful way to begin! The Villa is magnificent in it's history, comfort, surroundings, amenities. The staff is very friendly and willing to help with anything. It was nice to have the shuttle for ventures into the city. Wonderful meals and the spa area is a beautiful respite.

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2Thank aawohio
Sydney, Australia
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was such a special place to stay literally about 10 mins drive from the centre of Florence I'm so glad we stayed in this location! Being in the hills it was quiet, leafy and just stunningly beautiful. It was easy to get into town on the free shuttle and a hop on hop off bus runs right outside the...

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Chicago, IL
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The interiors of the main hotel are palatial. Take time to have tea or an aperitif in the lounges. We enjoyed walking to the city center. Our room was beautifully appointed and the service was always pleasant and accommodating. The staff went over the top to help our requests.

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  • Pool
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Room Service
  • Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Airport Transportation
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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: $621 - $1,867 (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 Family Hotel in Florence
#1 Business Hotel in Florence
#6 Luxury Hotel in Florence
#11 Romantic Hotel in Florence
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