Belmond Villa San Michele

Located just 15 minutes outside of Florence, this is one of seven Belmond hotels in Italy, and a perfect sanctuary for a luxury holiday to the Tuscan city and its surroundings.

The luxury five star hotel was originally a monastery built in the 15th century, with its façade designed by Michelangelo. Located in the tranquil village of Fiesole with the most breath taking views across to Florence, this beautiful Renaissance villa is surrounded by fragrant Italian gardens and woods and is an idyllic, peaceful retreat

If you are looking for a distinguished, luxurious hotel near Florence with superb Italian character and a strong sense of history, Belmond Villa San Michele is the perfect choice.

Read Kirsty’s blog about her visit to Belmond’s Villa San Michele here.