Located in the historic centre of Florence in the former Ciofi Jacometti Palace and eighteenth century residence the refined Relais Santa Croce displays Florence hospitality at its very finest.
The 24 bedrooms are beautifully furnished with antiques and decorative features including boiserie wall panels and lavish drapes. All rooms offer the very latest in-room facilities including high speed internet access. The Relais Santa Croce also boasts two magnificent Royal suites with fabulously high ceilings entirely covered in frescoes dating back to the 18th century. The "Da Verrazzano" and "Dei Pepi" suites offer the utmost in contemporary luxury including a fitness zone, oversize jacuzzi bath, satin bed sheets and pillows selected according to preference from the catalogue. A 24 hour butler service is also available to guests staying in these premium suites.
In the hotel restaurant, Guelfi e Ghibellini, Chef Fabrizio Innocenti showcases his passion for Tuscan cuisine in the seasonal, à la carte menu. Dishes include modern interpretations of classic such as Ribollita Bean Soup, made all the better thanks to local sourcing of ingredients. Don’t be surprised to find some Eastern influences on the menu and the likes of, sushi and tempura worked in with Tuscan and Mediterranean recipes after Chef Innocenti’s trip to Japan.
In the Bar and in the Music Room (Sala della Musica), the hotel offers lunch, aperitivo or afternoon nibbles. For smokers, there is a welcoming smoking room available. Also worth noting is the three-star Michelin restaurant, situated within the same building as the Relais Santa Croce.