Hotel Orto de Medici, Tuscany Italy
★ ★ ★
A delightful, atmospheric establishment that oozes character and charm throughout. A friendly relaxed atmosphere prevails, with its location escaping the hectic tourist bustle without being to far from the action; whilst the pleasant outdoor terrace is a real bonus in this area of the city.
Agreeable terrace building in traditional style with ornate stonework, mouldings and an unobtrusive main entrance at pavement level.
Property type: Hotel
The welcoming characterful interior has plenty of original features and stylishly appointed communal areas. A charming lounge boasts an impressive frescoed ceiling, chandeliers, colourful antique furnishings, leather armchairs and original creaky parquet flooring. Attractive bright and airy breakfast room with tranquil wall paintings, offers an enticing terracotta-tiled split-level terrace with elegant tables and chairs surrounded by colourful potted plants and shrubs – this also has bar service during the summer months.
Area Type: ½ mile northwest of Piazza del Duomo, on relatively quiet side road surrounded by similar properties, towards the edge of the main tourist zone with limited shops, bars and restaurants in the immediate vicinity. The main train station is ¾ mile away. Bus stop is 150 yds.
Map Ref: 73
- Main Bar
- Public facilities
- Internet terminal(s)
- WiFi Access
- In-room facilities
- Air conditioning
- Room(s) for disabled